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Final 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

The 2019 NHL Draft is now less than a month away and unlike last year, there is a lot of intrigue for the Buffalo Sabres going into round one of the draft. Last year it was a guarantee that Rasmus Dahlin would be the selection with the first overall pick, and now that the Sabres ...

Curtis Final 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

Firstly, I'd like to thank the guys at The Charging Buffalo for giving me an opportunity to contribute to their site.  They were gracious enough to publish my Sabres Prospects Stats page on their website all year so I encourage you to check that out as well if you are new to the site.  These ...

Be a GM: Blogger Edition – Realistic Reconstruction of the Sabres – Part 1

Photo from https://www.icethetics.co/ The Stanley Cup has come and gone, and we can officially shift into off-season mode. For many blogs and sporting news publications, this is the time we get a list of potential targets that fit for the Buffalo Sabres roster. Instead of giving you a cookie cutter article with potential trades we ...

Evaluating Rasmus Ristolainen and his Future in Buffalo

If one were to think of the most polarizing hockey player on the Buffalo Sabres, Rasmus Ristolainen is likely the first name that comes to mind. It was not too long ago when he was considered to be a key piece going forward by the Sabres front office and fans. The 2015-16 season allowed him ...

Improving from within: Amerks who need to compete for NHL spots in 2019

There's plenty of Sabres story lines to follow during the 2019 off-season, will Skinner sign? Who will go 7th overall? Will Ristolainen be traded? etc. While everyone will be focusing on the additions Jason Botterill makes to the Sabres' roster, I am interested to see what improvements will be made from an internal perspective. Good ...