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. 2ITB_Buffalo: Backups help contribute to Sabres inspiring run

Things are going well at One Seymour H Knox III Plaza these days. The Sabres have won 10 of their last 13 games and has done so with a mix of tremendous goaltending and scoring from their top line. Tyler Ennis was just named the NHL’s first star of the week after picking up five points in three games while his linemates, Zemgus Girgensons and Matt Moulson have helped to combine...
Via Buffalo Wins
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Latvia loves Sabres' Girgensons in All-Star vote

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Latvia is in love with Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons, who remains the runaway leader in the NHL All-Star game fan vote. The second-year player had nearly 1.1 million votes Tuesday. That's nearly double the total of each of the next two forwards: Chicago's Patrick Kane (586,310) and Jonathan Toews (573,198). Girgensons' total is more than half the 2...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

A prospective Las Vegas NHL owner would host a “Name the Team” contest

The NHL hasn’t even decided on whether or not a team will be calling Las Vegas home, but that hasn’t stopped one prospective owner from thinking about team names. William Foley, the man linked to a Vegas club, had an interview with Elliotte Friedman and he revealed what he had in mind as far as team names go. Foley personally likes Black Knights, but he admits that a Vegas...
Via Bloguin Best
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Moulson, Enroth lead way Sabres as get win over Flames

  Matt Moulson scored twice and Jhonas Enroth stopped 42 shots as the Buffalo Sabres beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 on Thursday night. Zemgus Girgensons and Marcus Foligno also scored for the Sabres, while Tyler Ennis had three assists. Moulson's second goal of the game, on a pass from Ennis with 7:29 to go, broke the 3-all tie and gave the Sabres their second straight win. Mark Giordano...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Moulson, Enroth lead Sabres past Flames, 4-3

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Matt Moulson scored twice and Jhonas Enroth stopped 42 shots as the Buffalo Sabres beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 on Thursday night. Zemgus Girgensons and Marcus Foligno also scored for the Sabres, while Tyler Ennis had three assists. Moulson's second goal of the game, on a pass from Ennis with 7:29 to go, broke the 3-all tie and gave the Sabres their second straight...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Zemgus Girgensons’ All-Star Vote Lead Grows

From Hometown Hockey: Remember last week when it was reported that Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons had all of Latvia backing him in the NHL All-Star Game voting? He was the leading vote getter, leading Montreal’s P.K. Subban 399,356 to 240,362. Most figured that figure would level out and he would fall back into the pack. […] The post Zemgus Girgensons’ All-Star Vote Lead...
Via Two Pad Stack
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres' Girgensons extends lead in All-Star vote

  Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons is skating away with the NHL All-Star game fan vote. As of Tuesday, the second-year player has a league-leading 803,805 votes - double what he had a week ago. And Girgensons' total is more than the combined number of votes cast for the next two forwards: Chicago stars Patrick Kane (375,758) and Jonathan Toews (367,692). Girgensons credits...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres Girgensons extends lead in all-star vote

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons is skating away with the NHL all-star game fan vote. As of Tuesday, the second-year player led NHLers with 803,805 votes - a little more than double what he had a week ago. And Girgensons' total is more than the combined number of votes cast for the next two forwards: Chicago's Patrick Kane (375,758) and Jonathan Toews...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Unlikely Player Leads NHL All-Star Voting

The 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend will be in Columbus this year on January 24 and 25th. Before the game is played the NHL conducts an on-line fan vote to determine who plays in the big game and right now there is a not so familiar name leading the way. An Unlikely Leader After three weeks of voting a lot of the NHL’s big names are near the top of the list but it’s the name that...
Via Sports Mockery
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Zemgus Girgensons Is Leading All-Star Game Voting

#457754482 / gettyimages.com Latvians love their hockey. Specifically, they love Latvian native and 20-year old Buffalo Sabres forward, Zemgus Girgensons, and currently they are showing their love through All-Star votes for the young forward. Lots and lots of All-Star votes. The All-Star game voting totals were released after two weeks of voting, and with nearly 400,000 votes...
Via Beyond The Benches
11 days ago  |  Discuss

The Sabres Aren’t All Bad, Say Hello To Zemgus Girgensons

When you think of the Sabres lately one name generally comes to mind and he isn’t even in the league yet, yes I’m talking about McJesus himself, Connor McDavid. The Sabres are well on their way to winning the McDavid sweepstakes by bungling their way through the 2014-15 season looking like hot garbage from top to bottom, save one bright spot; Zemgus Girgensons. Girgs was the...
Via Razzball Hockey
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Sabres at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: FOX SUN SPORTS TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE STARTS AT 7 P.M. The Buffalo Sabres weren't just losing over the first five weeks of the season, they were being beaten handily on a consistent basis while struggling in every facet of the game. Suddenly, they're one of the NHL's hottest teams. Buffalo looks to sweep a four-game stretch against the Atlantic Division's top two clubs as they...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Sabres at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: FOX SUN SPORTS TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE STARTS AT 7 P.M. The Buffalo Sabres weren't just losing over the first five weeks of the season, they were being beaten handily on a consistent basis while struggling in every facet of the game. Suddenly, they're one of the NHL's hottest teams. Buffalo looks to sweep a four-game stretch against the Atlantic Division's top two clubs as they...
Via Fox Sports Florida
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres-Lightning Preview

The Buffalo Sabres weren't just losing over the first five weeks of the season, they were being beaten handily on a consistent basis while struggling in every facet of the game. Suddenly, they're one of the NHL's hottest teams. Buffalo looks to sweep a four-game stretch against the Atlantic Division's top two clubs as they visit the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night to complete...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NHL All-Star Game has surprising vote leader

            A few years back, Rory Fitzpatrick became the name everyone got behind when it came time to vote for the NHL All-Star Game. In case you forgot, Fitzpatrick was a journeyman defenseman who inexplicably got the internet behind him heading into the 2007 NHL All-Star Game. “Vote for Rory” took off, spawning t-shirts, campaigns on YouTube and...
Via Sports-Glory
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Girgensons' big day gets bigger with tying goal in Sabres' OT win

  Cody Hodgson and Tyler Ennis scored shootout goals, and the Buffalo Sabres won their third in a row with a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. Zemgus Girgensons, after earlier in the day learning he is he leading vote-getter for the All-Star Game, forced overtime by scoring the tying goal with 3:54 left in regulation. Jhonas Enroth made 26 saves through...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning stifled on road, fall to Sabres in shootout

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Cody Hodgson and Tyler Ennis scored shootout goals, and the Buffalo Sabres won their third in a row with a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. Zemgus Girgensons forced overtime by scoring the tying goal with 3:54 left in regulation. Jhonas Enroth made 26 saves through overtime and then sealed the victory by stopping Ondrej Palat and Ryan...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres stymie Lightning with 2-1 shootout win

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Cody Hodgson and Tyler Ennis scored shootout goals, and the Buffalo Sabres won their third in a row with a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. Zemgus Girgensons forced overtime by scoring the tying goal with 3:54 left in regulation. Jhonas Enroth made 26 saves through overtime and then sealed the victory by stopping Ondrej Palat and Ryan...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning stifled on road, fall to Sabres in shootout

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Cody Hodgson and Tyler Ennis scored shootout goals, and the Buffalo Sabres won their third in a row with a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. Zemgus Girgensons forced overtime by scoring the tying goal with 3:54 left in regulation. Jhonas Enroth made 26 saves through overtime and then sealed the victory by stopping Ondrej Palat and Ryan...
Via Fox Sports Florida
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Latvia gives Girgensons boost in NHL all-star vote

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Move over, Sidney Crosby. Buffalo Sabres second-year center Zemgus Girgensons is crediting his Latvian fans back home for his hefty lead in the NHL all-star fan vote. Girgensons has 399,356 votes according to the figures released by the NHL on Tuesday. That nearly doubles Crosby, who ranks second among forwards with 218,672 votes. The only limit on voting is fans...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Little-known Sabre crushing All-Star voting with help from homeland Latvia

The leading vote-getter after two weeks for the NHL All-Star Game isn't Sidney Crosby ... Steven Stamkos...Alex Ovechkin...or anyone on the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings. Rather, it's Buffalo Sabres center Zemgus Girgensons, he of the seven goals and six assists for 13 points in 24 games. The 6-foot-1, 190-pound center ranks 63rd in goals, 196th in assists and 127th overal...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons New 2015 NHL All-Star Game Voting Leader

The voting for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game has a new leader. Buffalo Sabres center Zemgus Girgensons, who’s tallied 13 points (seven goals, six assists) in 24 games, leads all players with nearly 400,000 votes. He’s a little more than 150,000 votes ahead of Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban, who led the first wave of voting and currently has 240,362 votes. The Chicago...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

. @SabresStats Weekly Roundup: Nov 24-30

Week of:  November 24-30 Games: 3 Record: 2-1-0 (4 pts) Goals For:  7 (including shootout team goal) Goals Against: 6 Powerplay Efficiency:  11.1%  (1/9) Penalty Kill Efficiency:  75.0%  (6/8) Shot Differential:  -30  (71-101) Corsi Differential:  -79  (125-204) Hit Differential:  +25  (83-58) Faceoff Win %:  33.5%  (58/173) Total Time Leading/Trailing/Tied:  54...
Via Buffalo Wins
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Hilariously Fails During Shootout Attempt

Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons hilariously failed during his shootout attempt against Montreal on Saturday. He lost his footing when he tried to deke and just slid right into the net on this brutal attempt. shootout fail pic.twitter.com/SgfLTLBvdV — Steph (@myregularface) November 30, 2014 The post Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Hilariously Fails During Shootout Attempt...
Via Diehardsport
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Flynn helps Sabres beat Canadiens

MONTREAL (AP) Bryan Flynn scored in regulation and added the shootout winner in the Buffalo Sabres' 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. Flynn beat Dustin Tokarski with a few nifty moves before slotting home the winner on his forehand. After losing five straight, Buffalo has won five of its last six games. Zemgus Girgensons and Chris Stewart also scored and...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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