All posts by Terry Bechakas

Sabres, Okposo Reaching a Critical Point

This morning the Sabres juggled their lines and right winger Kyle Okposo found himself on the fourth line along side Jordan Nolan and Jacob Josefson. A clear message to the 29 year old that he needs to pick it up. Okposo is coming off a medical scare last season where a concussion caused sleep and ...

Sabres-Canucks Game Recap 10/20

Final: BUF- 2 VAN- 4 Shots On Goal: BUF- 22 VAN- 41 Power Play: BUF- 0/4 VAN- 0/3 Hits: BUF- 17 VAN- 7 Blocked Shots: BUF- 13 VAN- 10 Goals: BUF: Justin Bailey (2) assisted by Ryan O'Reilly (3) and Kyle Okposo (1) VAN: Markus Grandlund (1) assisted by Derek Dorsett (1) and Brandon Sutter (1) ...

Sabres 2017-2018 Season Preview

The Sabres will kickoff their 48th season tonight at 7pm in Buffalo against the Montreal Canadiens. For the first time in years Sabres fans should be feeling very optimistic about the team. General Manager Jason Botterill has come in and changed the identity of the team right from the start. He and Head Coach, Phil ...

Report: Sabres Likely to Sign Chad Johnson

According to Minnesota Wild reporter, Michael Russo, the Sabres are likely signing goalie Chad Johnson come July 1st. https://twitter.com/Russostrib/status/880120140783919108 Johnson was originally acquired, along with a 3rd round pick, by the Sabres during the 2014-2015 season for Michal Neuvirth but he did not play a game in a Sabres uniform until the 2015-2016 season. Johnson ...

Prospect Profile: Erik Brannstrom

Erik Brannstrom HV 71/SHL Position: Defensemen Shoots: Left Height: 5'9" Weight: 179 lbs Rankings: Ranked 10th by Draft Analyst.  Ranked 17th by Jeff Marek (Sportsnet). Ranked 18th by Future Considerations. Ranked 19th by McKeen's Hockey. Ranked 20th by Corey Pronman (ESPN). Ranked 25th by Dobber Prospects. As we continue to take a look at possible ...