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2019-20 Sabres hit now or never scenario

It's time to dig deep. Not only for the players, but for coaches and management. Does this team want to answer the same questions at the end of the season? Granted this is Krueger's first year, but he'll hear the same as everyone else. What went wrong? Where does this team go from here? What ...

Buffalo Sabres Game Preview #27 – Calgary Flames 12/05/19

Sabres Projected Lines: *No morning skate today and likely sticking with 11 forwards and 7 defenseman. If I had to guess, I'd say Rodrigues is the odd man out. D pairings don't mean much on paper with 7 defensemen. Olofsson - Eichel - Reinhart Skinner - Larsson - Sheary Mittelstadt - Johansson - Vesey Girgensons ...

November Power Rankings

As a reminder, this is an overall view of how the teams ranked previously, how we think they project for the rest of the season, but mostly how they played in November. To add more variety, this ranking is a product of three separate rankings between @BillTCB, @CurtisTCB716 and @FutureOfThe716 with average positions put together. ...

Buffalo Sabres Game Preview #26 – New Jersey Devils 12/02/19

Sabres Projected Lines: Victor Olofsson – Jack Eichel – Sam Reinhart Casey Mittelstadt – Marcus Johansson – Jimmy Vesey Jeff Skinner – Johan Larsson – Conor Sheary Zemgus Girgensons – Rasmus Asplund – Curtis Lazar* Marco Scandella – Rasmus Ristolainen Brandon Montour – Zach Bogosian Jake McCabe – Henri Jokiharju Colin Miller* Linus Ullmark *There ...

Buffalo Sabres Game Preview #24 – Tampa Bay Lightning 11/25/19

Sabres Projected Lines: Jimmy Vesey – Jack Eichel – Sam Reinhart Jeff Skinner – Casey Mittelstadt Rodrigues – Conor Sheary Victor Olofsson – Rasmus Asplund – Curtis Lazar Zemgus Girgensons – Johan Larsson – Jean-Sebastian Dea (or Brandon Montour) Jake McCabe – Rasmus Ristolainen Rasmus Dahlin – Zach Bogosian Marco Scandella – Henri Jokiharju Carter ...