Released from PTO: Ville Leino, Henrik Tallinder, and Cam Barker

Teams around the NHL continue to trim their rosters as Ville Leino, Henrik Tallinder, and Cam Barker were cut from their PTO's.#182539202 / gettyimages.comLeino, Barker, and Tallinder were all long shots with their respective teams. They weren't able to overcome the rigors of the NHL both on and off the ice.Tallinder hurt his shoulder when he was put hard into the boards...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs tryout Tallinder suffers separated shoulder

Henrik Tallinder left Friday’s preseason game against the Buffalo Sabres after being hit into the boards by defenseman Mike Weber and the news got worse after the contest. Maple Leafs coach Randy Carlyle revealed that he has a separated shoulder, per the Canadian Press. Tallinder has spent most of his career with Buffalo, but is attending the Toronto Maple Leafs’ training camp...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

What Will The Buffalo Sabres Do With Second Overall Pick?

#470199733 / gettyimages.com Buffalo Sabres GM Tim Murray won’t be in the best position possible when the NHL draft is held at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on June 27, but I’m sure he’s pretty happy with his team’s draft position. The Sabres will have the second pick overall to continue rebuilding a hockey team that can only improve upon last season’s 21-52-10...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Ted Nolan signs contract extension after being named head coach of Buffalo Sabres

   The Buffalo Sabres announced on March 31 that Ted Nolan has been officially hired as the club’s head coach. Nolan has been in serving as coach on an interim basis after being hired earlier in the season on November 13 to replace former coach Ron Rolston. The NHL team added that Nolan has signed a new three-year contract extension.    Nolan said he’s excited about staying...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Second Take with @BradleyGelber – International BuffaLOVE

If you read last week’s column then you already know how I feel about the Olympics… If not, they’re officially over, WOO-HOO! Despite my self-admitted disinterest in the Olympics, international hockey is the one sport I do enjoy watching during this time of year. I was rather annoyed/bummed, as I’m sure most of you were, when team USA put up a goose egg in the semi-finals...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Sweden goes for gold without Nicklas Backstrom

Sweden is even more short-handed in the Olympic hockey gold-medal game. Nicklas Backstrom wasn't in uniform when the Swedes played Canada on Sunday. They dressed an extra defenseman, Henrik Tallinder, to take his place against the Canadians. It was not announced why the standout forward didn't play. He was listed on the lineups handed out before the game. Sweden started...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Sweden’s Nicklas Backstrom a late scratch for gold medal game

Sweden’s offense has been dealt another major blow. Nicklas Backstrom was initially included on the team’s lineup for the gold medal game against Canada, but he didn’t participate in the pregame warmups and has now officially been scratched, per the Chicago Sun-Times’ Mark Lazerus. Defenseman Henrik Tallinder has been selected to fill the vacant roster spot. If Sweden wins...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Niklas Kronwall Now The Experienced Olympian

from Dan Rosen of NHL.com, Entering his third Olympics, Kronwall understands how much his role has changed even from 2010, when he was an 18-minute per game defenseman but still more of a role player on a team that featured Nicklas Lidstrom. He's the sixth-oldest player on Sweden's 23-man roster behind Daniel Alfredsson, Henrik Tallinder, Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin...
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February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Sabres' Henrik Tallinder suffers possible rib injury

Buffalo Sabres veteran defenseman Henrik Tallinder will be on the skids for upwards of two weeks with what interim coach Ted Nolan is describing as an "upper-body" injury.Just talked to Nolan. Henrik Tallinder is going to be out 1-2 weeks with an upper-body injury suffered Sunday. Sulzer will play. #Sabres— Mike Harrington (@BNHarrington) December 31, 2013 Though...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Sabres’ Tallinder out 1-2 weeks with upper-body injury

The Buffalo Sabres will be without one of their top defensemen for a short while. Sabres interim coach Ted Nolan said Henrik Tallinder would miss 1-2 weeks with an upper-body injury. Nolan said he suffered the injury on Sunday against the Washington Capitals. Tallinder’s absence will open up a spot for Alexander Sulzer to rejoin Buffalo’s top six along the blue line. Sulzer...
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January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Ted Nolan wants more emotion from struggling Sabres: ‘I don’t think we have too much faith in one another’

The Sabres’ emotional 3-1 victory in Ted Nolan’s debut as interim coach Nov. 15 is starting to feel like a distant memory.Yes, the Sabres have been showcasing a better compete level at times. Yes, they’re starting games much better.But the bottom-feeding club has been outscored 15-5 in four straight losses since beating Toronto. The Sabres, who have an NHL-low five wins and...
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November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Sabres get boost with 5-4 shootout win over Sharks

The Sabres, who’ve toppled at the slightest of breezes all season, stood toe-to-toe with an NHL hurricane Tuesday night. Buffalo and San Jose traded roundhouse blows and devastating counterpunches, a fight the Sabres had yet to deliver and one San Jose certainly could not have expected. When it ended, the Sabres won more than just a game. Buffalo earned a 5-4 shootout victory...
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November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Sabres edge Sharks in shootout

The Buffalo Sabres blew a pair of third-period leads and benefited from an apparent blown call in overtime before finally coming out on top in the shootout. It's been that hard to get wins this season for Buffalo. Cody Hodgson scored in the fourth round of the shootout and Ryan Miller made 47 saves to give the Sabres their third win in 17 games this season, 5-4 over the San...
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November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Regier Appears To Be Staying In Buffalo

from Ken Campbell of The Hockey News, So Sabres fans, particularly those who have been chanting, “Fire Darcy!” at every Sabres home game, it would probably be best if you got used to it. It appears now that instead of firing Regier, Pegula has handed the GM the keys to the station wagon after Regier has accidently driven it in a demolition derby. The Sabres, it appears...
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October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Henrik Tallinder Returned to the Lineup on Monday

After missing four games with a shoulder injury, Henrik Tallinder returned to the lineup Monday night for the Buffalo Sabres. The veteran defensemen spent the last three seasons in New Jersey before returning to Buffalo via trade this summer. Tallinder had spent the first eight years of his career with the Sabres. So far this season, Tallinder’s impact on the Sabres has not come...
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October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Sabres put Tallinder on IR, get Foligno back

Buffalo lost some experience but gained some youth on Tuesday. The Sabres put veteran defenseman Henrik Tallinder on injured reserve with an upper-body injury paving the way for 22-year-old Marcus Foligno to make his 2013-14 debut against Tampa after missing the first three games of the season with a shoulder ailment. Foligno will play on a line with Tyler Ennis and Drew Stafford...
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October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Sabres call up Sulzer, Hackett

The Buffalo Sabres recalled defenseman Alexander Sulzer after Henrik Tallinder sustained an upper body injury Friday night against Ottawa. Sabres starting goaltender Ryan Miller did not practice Saturday, and the Sabres recalled goaltender Matt Hackett from Rochester. Buffalo did not release information on Miller. He stopped 45 shots in the 1-0 loss to Ottawa, including an acrobatic...
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October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Sabres' Miller absent, Tallinder injured

Ryan Miller did not practice Saturday morning and the Buffalo Sabres gave no reason for their starting goalie's absence. The Sabres have called up goalie Matt Hackett from AHL Rochester. Also, defenseman Alexander Sulzer has been recalled by the Sabres after Henrik Tallinder sustained an upper body injury Friday night against Ottawa. Sulzer cleared waivers Monday after failing...
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October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Henrik Tallinder

Career Statistics Highlights The post Henrik Tallinder appeared first on Queen City Sports.
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October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Darcy Regier Press Conference VIDEO

Darcy Regier spoke to the media Friday July 13th during the Buffalo Sabres developmental camp.  He spoke on Henrik Tallinder, Nathan Gerbe, Ryan Miller, and Thomas Vanek among other things. The post Darcy Regier Press Conference VIDEO appeared first on Queen City Sports.
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July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Q&A about Henrik Tallinder's time in NJ

It has been a while since Henrik Tallinder has played hockey with the Sabres and I'm sure most fans can tell us the highs and lows about his time in Buffalo. However, I wanted to get a firsthand view of Hank's years in NJ. So, I reached out to John Fischer from SB Nation's In Lou We Trust to get the lowdown. Enjoy. 1) How would describe Hank’s stay in NJ? I...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Second Take with Brad Gelber- Are All Sabres Fans Insane?

It’s that time of year again folks, the NHL offseason is in full swing. Players are finally set free from their contractual obligations and the free agency wooing process follows shortly thereafter. Teams have already begun making moves to improve their roster with the ultimate goal of competing for Lord Stanley’s Cup… and then there are the Sabres. So far this offseason the...
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July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils deal Tallinder to Devils

The Buffalo Sabres continued to revamp their defense by reacquiring Henrik Tallinder from the New Jersey Devils for prospect Riley Boychuk. Tallinder spent the last three years with the Devils after spending parts of eight seasons with the Sabres. He entered the NHL as a second-round draft pick of the Sabres in 1997. Tallinder, 34, played in just 25 games last year, posting one...
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July 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Sabres acquire Tallinder from Devils

The Buffalo Sabres have reacquired defenseman Henrik Tallinder from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for forward Riley Boychuk. Tallinder spent the last three years with the Devils after spending parts of eight seasons with the Sabres. He entered the NHL as a second-round pick of the Sabres in 1997. Tallinder, 34, played in just 25 games last year, posting one goal and three assists...
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July 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Buffalo Sabres Bring Back Tallinder

Who says old faces can’t come home? The Buffalo Sabres have acquired defenseman Henrik Tallinder from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for minor-leaguer Riley Boychuk. From 2001-2010, Tallinder played in 468 games with Buffalo before signing with the Devils in the summer of 2010. Since leaving Buffalo, Tallinder has dealt with injury issues, and hasn’t had the same success he...
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July 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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