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sabres Buffalo Sabres vs Philadelphia Flyers 3/31/31 Game Preview

Buffalo Sabres vs Philadelphia Flyers 3/31/31 Game Preview

Expected Lines Sabres Hall – Mittelstadt – Thompson Olofsson – Sheahan – Reinhart Skinner – Lazar – Okposo Reider – Eakin – Asplund Dahlin – Jokiharju Bryson – Ristolainen Montour – Miller Ullmark Flyers van Riemsdyk – Couturier – Konecny Giroux – Hayes – Farabee Lindblom – Patrick – Voracek Raffl – Laughton – Aube ...

penguins recapp Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Game Recap 3/24/21

Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Game Recap 3/24/21

The Buffalo Sabres have set a new NHL record in the Shootout Era (2005-present) Wednesday night with their 15th consecutive winless game. An all too common defeat by a score of 5-2 looked out of reach early and often, persisting throughout the entire 60 minutes. There were flashes of nice plays, they were few and ...

bruins1 1 Buffalo Sabres vs Boston Bruins 3/18/21 Game Preview

Buffalo Sabres vs Boston Bruins 3/18/21 Game Preview

Despite reports of a Sabres staff member and a Boston Bruins player entering the NHL COVID-19 protocol, the game is still on as of the time this piece was posted. There was a report earlier that the game was cancelled, but quickly taken back as confirmation was never provided. This forced both teams to miss ...

sabs Buffalo Sabres vs Washington Capitals Game Preview 3/15/21

Buffalo Sabres vs Washington Capitals Game Preview 3/15/21

Expected Lines Sabres Hall-Sheahan-Thompson Olofsson-Staal-Reinhart Rieder-Asplund-Okposo Skinner-Lazar-Mittelstadt Bryson-Ristolainen Dahlin-Miller Irwin-Montour Hutton Capitals Ovechkin-Backstrom-Oshie Vrana-Kuznetsov-Sprong Sheary-Eller-Panik Hagelin-Dowd-Hathaway Dillon-Carlson Orlov-Schultz Chara-Jensen Vanecek Tale of the Tape Record: Washington (17-6-4) vs Buffalo (6-15-4) xGF% (All situations): Washington (51.98%) vs Buffalo (39.44%) 5v5 Goals: Pittsburgh (65) vs Buffalo (34) Leading Scorer: Backstrom (30 points) vs Reinhart (19 points) Eakin ...

isles rec Buffalo Sabres vs New York Islanders Game Recap 3/7/2021

Buffalo Sabres vs New York Islanders Game Recap 3/7/2021

Final Score – 5-2 (NYI) Despites 3rd period goals from Jeff Skinner and Colin Miller to bring the game to 3-2, the comeback fell short, dropping the Sabres to 6-14-3 on the season, 0-6-0 against the Islanders and losers of 7 straight. Sabres Goals Jeff Skinner scored his first of the year, circling the net after ...

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