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NIKITA ZADOROV RUMORS

Past first-round picks get chance to make mark for Jackets, Sabres

Nikita Zadorov and Marko Dano were drafted 11 picks apart in the first round in 2013, and these rookies figure to play heavily down the stretch with their teams out of contention. In Zadorov's case, that's if he can show up on time for the Buffalo Sabres. The defenseman missed the last contest after being late to a meeting and it's not clear if he will return in Tuesday night's road...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres rookie defenseman Zadorov apologetic for sleeping in

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) An apologetic Buffalo Sabres rookie defenseman Nikita Zadorov intends to invest in a few more alarm clocks after being disciplined by the team for showing up late to a meeting. The 2013 first-round draft pick on Monday called it ''my mistake'' and says he has ''100 percent no excuses'' in explaining how he slept after his alarm clock failed to go off a day earlier...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres suspend rookie Zadorov for missing practice

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Sabres have suspended rookie defenseman Nikita Zadorov for failing to report to the team on time following the NHL all-star break. The Sabres did not say how long the suspension would last. The penalty was handed down after Zadorov missed Monday afternoon's practice. Buffalo general manager Tim Murray says he anticipates allowing the 6-foot-5 Zadorov...
Via AP on Fox
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Kid Named Bud Weisser, Clearance Jerseys & Nikita Zadorov Christmas Sweater

Buffalo Sabres Defenseman wears humping reindeer to Christmas sweater party, Rub it for good luck and Bud Weisser charged with break in. Do you see random sh$% while driving to work and think it needs to be seen by the masses? We want your WTF photos. Email us: mail@bustedcoverage.com
Via Busted Coverage
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers lose lead in 3rd period, fall in OT to Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Nikita Zadorov scored 29 seconds into overtime to lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night. Brian Gionta, Marcus Foligno and Cody Hodgson also scored for Buffalo (12-16-2), which has won three in a row and nine of its last 12. Jussi Jokinen, Sean Bergenheim and Jimmy Hayes scored goals for Florida (12-8-8), which had a...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jiri Sekac Boards Nikita Zadorov

Again, these are the types of hits that should be removed from all levels of hockey. If you see numbers, you shouldn't hit the opposition. Montreal Canadiens forward Jiri Sekac is assessed a two-minute minor penalty for boarding on Buffalo Sabres defenseman Nikita Zadorov. Is that penalty punitive enough?
Via Goon's World
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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