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Day #7 of Sabres in Focus - Cody Hodgson
I already made a prediction on Hodgson last month, but I want to add a little more about him.
This is a player that can have a huge impact on the team in the near future. He was a 1st round (10th overall) pick in the 2008 draft by Vancouver, but he really hasn't done much yet. I expect that to change this season.
He scored 33 points in 66 games w...
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Are expectations for first-round picks Mikhail Grigorenko and Zemgus Girgensons too high? I don’t believe so. In episode 3 of my 5-part audio series with Joe Pinzone of Buffalo Wins, things get a bit heated as I try to quell Joe’s propensity for shooting down fan excitement over Buffalo’s highly regarded prospects.
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Day #6 of Sabres in Focus - Robyn Regehr
I think it's safe to say that Robyn Regehr didn't have his best season during his first year as a Sabre in 2011-2012. In 76 games, he put up just five points (1 G, 4 A) and was a -12 on the year.
He also fell to allow a goal late in the season, but we're not going to talk about that. I'm honestly not a big fan of Regehr...
Last week there was a considerable amount of fallout on Twitter over a post on Trending Buffalo suggesting Thomas Vanek should be the next Sabres on the chopping block.
In the other corner, Alexander Bauer pieced together his own take on Black, Blue and Gold as a follow up.
Since then, the one thing that struck me in the aftermath of both pieces was the amount of Sabres fans...
What do Brad Richards, Rick Nash, Zach Parise, Gary Suter, and Shane Doan have in common? Besides being NHL superstars, the Buffalo Sabres weren’t mentioned as serious contenders to land any of them.
Joe Pinzone of Buffalo Wins thinks he knows why, and so do I. In episode 4 of our 5-part audio series, we each give one main reason why the goal of Terry Pegula to make Buffalo...