Category: Professional

Sabres re-sign Girgensons to 3-year contract

Sabres re-sign Girgensons to 3-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed forward Zemgus Girgensons to a three-year contract with an annual average value of $2.2 million, the team announced Friday. Girgensons, 26, tallied 12 goals and 19 points in 69 games last season, both of which represented his ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning re-signs Syracuse Crunch goalie

Tampa Bay Lightning re-signs Syracuse Crunch goalie

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed goaltender Spencer Martin to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Martin, 25, appeared in 33 games for the Syracuse Crunch during the 2019-20 regular season, earning a record of ... MORE
Sabres sign Tobias Rieder to 1-year contract

Sabres sign Tobias Rieder to 1-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Tobias Rieder to a one-year contract worth $700,000, the team announced Friday. Rieder, 27, tallied 10 points (4+6) in 55 regular-season games with the Calgary Flames last season. He averaged 1:36 of shorthanded ice time per ... MORE
Sabres sign Davidson to 1-year deal

Sabres sign Davidson to 1-year deal

The Buffalo Sabres have signed defenseman Brandon Davidson to a one-year contract worth $700,000, the team announced Friday. Davidson, 29, tallied 20 points (3+17) in 34 games last season as an alternate captain with the Stockton Heat, the AHL affiliate of the ... MORE
Sabres ink defenseman Matt Irwin to 1-year deal

Sabres ink defenseman Matt Irwin to 1-year deal

The Buffalo Sabres announced Friday that the team has signed defenseman Matt Irwin to a one-year contract worth $700,000. Irwin, 32, recorded one assist in nine games for Anaheim last season after being acquired from Nashville at the NHL Trade Deadline. The ... MORE
Yankees power past Rays to stay alive and force Game 5

Yankees power past Rays to stay alive and force Game 5

Gleyber Torres tracked the flight of his sixth-inning drive as it soared toward the Western Metal Supply Co. building enveloped by Petco Park’s footprint, his teammates roaring as the baseball landed in the rarely-visited fourth deck of the turn-of-the-century structure. The Yankees ... MORE
NFL moving Bills vs. Titans to Tuesday, plan contingent on negative Covid tests

NFL moving Bills vs. Titans to Tuesday, plan contingent on negative Covid tests

The Buffalo Bills at Tennessee Titans game will be played on Tuesday, October 13 at 7:00 P.M. ET on CBS. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter the Kansas City Chiefs at Bills game, originally scheduled for next Thursday night in Orchard Park, will ... MORE
Suddenly, win or go home for stunned Yanks

Suddenly, win or go home for stunned Yanks

As the Yankees trudged back to their clubhouse in the wake of Wednesday’s Game 3 of the American League Division Series, they carried their bats, gloves and more than a few what-ifs, absorbing the predicament of needing two wins in two days ... MORE
Sabres tender qualifying offers to 6 restricted free agents

Sabres tender qualifying offers to 6 restricted free agents

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has tendered a qualifying offer to the following restricted free agents: Forwards Casey Mittelstadt Victor Olofsson Sam Reinhart Defensemen Brandon Montour Lawrence Pilut Goaltender Linus Ullmark ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning agree to deals with 2 Syracuse Crunch forwards

Tampa Bay Lightning agree to deals with 2 Syracuse Crunch forwards

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forwards Mitchell Stephens (two-year, one-way contract worth $737,500 AAV) and Gemel Smith (one-year, two-way contract), vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Stephens, 23, skated in 38 games with the Lightning during the 2019-20 ... MORE
Bills promote CB Cam Lewis to the 53-man roster; Levi Wallace placed on IR

Bills promote CB Cam Lewis to the 53-man roster; Levi Wallace placed on IR

The Bills today announced that cornerback Cam Lewis has been promoted from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Cornerback Levi Wallace (ankle) was placed on injured reserve. Wallace suffered the injury in Sunday’s game against the Raiders. Lewis, a product of ... MORE
Yankees name Jordan Montgomery starter for ALDS Game 4 vs. Rays

Yankees name Jordan Montgomery starter for ALDS Game 4 vs. Rays

After using Deivi Garcia and J.A. Happ in Tuesday night’s loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, the question was who Manager Aaron Boone was going to throw in Game 4 with Masahiro Tanaka pitching in the pivotal Game 3 on Wednesday night ... MORE
Yankees fall to Rays in Game 2 as surprising decision backfires

Yankees fall to Rays in Game 2 as surprising decision backfires

There was a measure of trickery afoot as Deivi García walked to the Petco Park mound on Tuesday evening, tabbed as the Yankees’ youngest starting pitcher ever in a postseason game. His first offerings were accompanied by activity in the bullpen, the ... MORE
Sabres sign goalie Jonas Johansson to 1-year deal

Sabres sign goalie Jonas Johansson to 1-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed goaltender Jonas Johansson to a one-year contract worth $700,000, the team announced Wendesday. Johansson, 25, made his NHL debut for the Sabres last season, going 1-3-1 in six appearances. He went 14-4-3 with a .921 save percentage ... MORE
Sabres select winger Jack Quinn with No. 8 pick in NHL draft

Sabres select winger Jack Quinn with No. 8 pick in NHL Draft

The Buffalo Sabres have selected forward Jack Quinn with the 8th pick in the 2020 NHL Draft. Quinn, a native of Cobden, Ont., ranked second in the Ontario Hockey League with 52 goals in 62 games for the Ottawa 67s last season ... MORE
Sabres set to pick 6 times when 2020 NHL Draft begins tonight

Sabres set to pick 6 times when 2020 NHL Draft begins

The 2020 NHL Draft, originally scheduled for June 26-27 in Montreal, will be held virtually this week. Round 1 will kick off Tuesday night at 7 p.m. on NBCSN and Rounds 2-7 will take place on Wednesday starting at 11:30 a.m. on ... MORE
Yankees slug their way to Game 1 win over Rays

Yankees slug their way to Game 1 win over Rays

Gerrit Cole reached back for his hardest fastball of the year, 100.1 mph of fire sizzling past Manuel Margot to pin the bases loaded in the fifth inning. The Yankees’ ace danced off the mound, unleashing a primal scream that could be ... MORE
2 more Titans players test positive for coronavirus, throwing Buffalo Bills game into doubt

Bills vs. Titans in serious doubt following another positive COVID-19 result

There’s been another positive COVID-19 test with a Tennessee Titans player, which now puts their game against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday in serious jeopardy. NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported the positive result on Thursday morning, and added that another inconclusive test ... MORE