Category: Buffalo Sabres

Ryan Miller, Sabres’ all-time wins leader, announces retirement

Ryan Miller, Sabres’ all-time wins leader, announces retirement

Former Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller announced on Thursday that he will retire following the 2020-21 season, concluding one of the most prolific careers by an American goaltender in NHL history. Miller, 40, finishes as the all-time winningest U.S.-born goaltender. His 390 ... MORE
Sabres goalie Carter Hutton suffers setback in recovery

Sabres goalie Carter Hutton suffers setback in recovery

According to coach Don Granato, Carter¬†Hutton (lower body) has suffered a setback in his recovery. Hutton still hasn’t been ruled out of the remainder of the season, but the Sabres only have seven games remaining in 2020-21, so it wouldn’t be surprising ... MORE
Sabres fall to Rangers, 3-1

Sabres fall to Rangers, 3-1

The Buffalo Sabres skated into the third period on Tuesday all tied up after scoring a late second-period goal against the New York Rangers. However, the Rangers scored twice in the final frame to hand Buffalo a 3-1 loss at Madison Square ... MORE
Sabres comeback falls short in 6-3 loss to Rangers

Sabres comeback falls short in 6-3 loss to Rangers

The Buffalo Sabres played catchup for most of the night in a 6-3 loss to the New York Rangers on Sunday at Madison Square Garden. Jeff Skinner, Victor Olofsson, Sam Reinhart scored for Buffalo as they tried to erase multiple deficits. Dustin ... MORE
Luukkonen picks up win in NHL debut as Sabres top Bruins, 6-4

Luukkonen picks up win in NHL debut as Sabres top Bruins, 6-4

Sam Reinhart recorded a hat trick to hit the 20-goal plateau and help lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 6-4 victory over the Boston Bruins on Friday at KeyBank Center. Rasmus Dahlin added a goal and an assist while Casey Mittelstadt and ... MORE
Sabres fall to Bruins, 5-1

Sabres fall to Bruins, 5-1

The Buffalo Sabres were once again unable to generate any offense on the power play in the team’s 5-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Thursday at KeyBank Center. Buffalo’s power play went 0-for-5 with five shots after going 0-for-6 against Boston ... MORE
Jack Quinn has season-ending surgery to repair hernia

Sabres prospect Jack Quinn has season-ending surgery to repair hernia

Jack Quinn underwent successful surgery to repair a hernia and will miss the rest of the season, the Sabres announced Thursday. The estimated recovery time for the injury is six weeks. Quinn, 19, was selected by the Sabres with the eighth overall ... MORE
Sabres shut out for 8th time this season as Bruins win 2-0

Sabres shut out for 8th time this season as Bruins win 2-0

The Buffalo Sabres couldn’t get anything going on the power play in their 2-0 loss to the Boston Bruins on Tuesday at KeyBank Center. Buffalo had three power plays – including their final opportunity – cut short after committing penalties while on ... MORE
Sabres defenseman Will Borgen nears return from broken forearm

Sabres defenseman Will Borgen nears return from broken forearm

William Borgen skated with the Sabres on Tuesday and could return to the lineup against the Boston Bruins on Thursday, interim head coach Don Granato said. Borgen has missed the last 31 games after having surgery to repair a fracture in his ... MORE
Sabres sign Lukas Rousek to 2-year, entry-level contract

Sabres sign Lukas Rousek to two-year, entry-level contract

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Lukas Rousek to a two-year, entry-level contract. The contract begins in 2021-22. Rousek, 22, was selected by the Sabres during the sixth round of the 2019 NHL Draft (160th overall). He tallied a career-high 38 points ... MORE
Sabres goalie Dustin Tokarski named NHL First Star of the Week

Sabres goalie Dustin Tokarski named NHL First Star of the Week

Buffalo Sabres goaltender Dustin Tokarski has been named First Star of the Week by the NHL, the league announced Monday. Tokarski went 2-1-1 in four games over the past week, stopping 128 of 137 shots for a save percentage of .934. His ... MORE
Sam Reinhart scores two goals as Sabres top Penguins, 4-2

Sam Reinhart scores two goals as Sabres top Penguins, 4-2

The Buffalo Sabres led the whole way Sunday afternoon in their 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins at KeyBank Center. Sam Reinhart scored twice while Arttu Ruotsalainen and Rasmus Asplund also tallied. Dustin Tokarski stopped 34 shots. Victor Olofsson and Rasmus Dahlin each ... MORE
Sabres recall Mattias Samuelsson from Amerks

Sabres recall Mattias Samuelsson from Amerks

The Buffalo Sabres have recalled defenseman Mattias Samuelsson from the Rochester Americans (AHL). Samuelsson, 21, has 11 points (3+8) over 19 games in his first season with Rochester. He recorded a goal and an assist for the Amerks last night. The 6-foot-4, ... MORE
Sabres rally falls short in 3-2 loss to Penguins

Sabres eliminated from playoff contention with 3-2 loss to Penguins

The Buffalo Sabres battled to the end, but Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tristan Jarry stayed strong until the end. Buffalo’s comeback efforts fell short in a 3-2 loss at KeyBank Center on Saturday. Jarry made 28 saves to earn the victory. Tage Thompson ... MORE
Sabres forward Kyle Okposo to miss rest of season with broken cheek bone

Sabres forward Kyle Okposo to miss rest of season with broken cheek bone

Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo has undergone successful surgery to repair a broken bone in his cheek and will miss the remainder the season, the team announced Saturday afternoon. The Sabres alternate captain sustained the injury when he was hit in the ... MORE
Sabres recall Steven Fogarty from Amerks

Sabres recall Steven Fogarty from Amerks

The Buffalo Sabres have recalled forward Steven Fogarty from the Rochester Americans. The team has also reassigned goaltender Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen from the Amerks to the team’s taxi squad. Fogarty has recorded the first three points of his NHL career (1+3) in eight ... MORE
Dustin Tokarski earns first win since 2015 as Sabres top Capitals, 5-2

Dustin Tokarski earns first win since 2015 as Sabres top Capitals, 5-2

Dustin Tokarski made 27 saves to earn his first NHL victory in 5 years and 124 days as the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Thursday at Capital One Arena. Tokarski’s last win came on December 12, 2015 when he ... MORE
Sabres name Jason Karmanos associate general manager

Sabres name Jason Karmanos associate general manager

The Buffalo Sabres announced today that the team has named Jason Karmanos associate general manager. In his role, Karmanos will serve as the general manager of the AHL’s Rochester Americans and will oversee the Sabres’ scouting, player development and analytics departments. A ... MORE