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Today the NHL cancelled the first two weeks of the regular season, as expected. This means that any games scheduled prior to October 24th, a total of 82 contests, have officially been axed. This news will further compound NHLers desire to seek work elsewhere. At present many Sabres players are in a holding pattern, working out and training for a season that may never be played. Others however are already in action across several continents, let’s take a look at where to find these globetrotting Sabres and how they’re faring thus far.
Cody Hodgson is the #1 Center, But not for the team Darcy Regier had planned for when he acquired him (Image Courtesy of US Presswire)
The most logical place to search for Buffalo players would be in Rochester with their AHL affiliate club the Rochester Americans. At present Cody Hodgson, Luke Adam, Marcus Foligno, Brayden McNabb, Corey Tropp and TJ Brennan are all on the roster in Rochester. Buffalo first round draft choice Zemgus Girgensons is a...
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The Sabres fell to the Bruins in tonight's EA sports simulation. The Sabres tied the game at one, but Ville Leino's goal was the only one Buffalo scored.
The Sabres are now 4-2 in the simulated preseason and have just one game left, tomorrow against Columbus.
Here is the Sabres all-time team that we have voted in over the past week:
Reserves: Danny Briere and...
This week, we have determined the all-time Buffalo Sabres team. We voted in the best players from each position and are just about done. Below you will see the offensive lines and defensive pairings, based on the voting.
Today, we will determine two reserve skaters. These players can be any position. I will use the top voted players who didn't make the cut, along with...
Here's what we have done so far and what is coming up:
Monday - Goaltenders: Dominik Hasek and Ryan Miller
Tuesday - Phil Housley, Brian Campbell, Tyler Myers, Michael Ramsey, Alexei Zhitnik, James Schoenfeld
Wednesday - Forwards (12)
Thursday - Reserve skaters (2)
This is going to get difficult. Today, we will try to determine the top forwards in Sabres history. We...
The votes are in for Buffalo's top 6 defensemen.
#1 Phil Housely (85%) and #2 Brian Campbell (62%)
#3 Tyler Myers (54%) and #4 Michael Ramsey (51%)
#5 Alexei Zhitnik (47%) and #6 James Schoenfeld (41%)
Larry Playfair was the next closest at 37%.There were a few names that people believed should have been added to the poll, including Teppo Numminen and Tim...