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recap prospectchall Prospects Challenge: Buffalo Sabres vs Boston Bruins Game Recap 9/18/21

Prospects Challenge: Buffalo Sabres vs Boston Bruins Game Recap 9/18/21

The Sabres' time at yet another edition of the Prospects Challenge has come to a conclusion. They kicked off the event on Friday night with a 3-0 win over the New Jersey Devils and ended it with a 5-2 loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday afternoon. All in all, it was a fun event ...

prospects challenge header 2021 Prospects Challenge Preview Guide

2021 Prospects Challenge Preview Guide

Well, the time has finally come. Sabres hockey will be back in the form of the 2021 Prospects Challenge at LECOM Harborcenter. This year’s edition will feature 3 teams (Boston Bruins, Buffalo Sabres, and New Jersey Devils) playing in a single round robin event from Friday, September 17 to Sunday, September 19. The schedule and ...

walt gems The Sabremetrix List: 2021 NHL Draft edition

The Sabremetrix List: 2021 NHL Draft edition

Welcome to the first edition of the Sabremetrix List. I will take a quick run through some of my best value players who should be available outside of the 1st round in the 2021 NHL Draft. These players may see their names further down draft lists for a variety of reasons, whether it be height, ...

eichel trade scnearios Jack Eichel Mock Trades: The time has come

Jack Eichel Mock Trades: The time has come

The hope and optimism surrounding the Sabres after selecting Jack Eichel at the 2015 NHL Draft is something that most fans will never forget. For some, it was not a question of if they would make it to the playoffs with the young core, but when. Maybe two years? Three at most? Fast forward six ...

trade deadlnie Grading the Buffalo Sabres' Trade Deadline

Grading the Buffalo Sabres’ Trade Deadline

(photo: Adam Glanzman + Jim Davis / Getty Images) Another NHL Trade Deadline has come and past. So you know what that means: time to get critical! I will take a look at all three Sabres' trades over the past few weeks and will assign them a letter grade. So let's get right into it: ...