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Prospect Notebook: 2019-20 Year End Review

The hockey season ended prematurely for everyone around the world due to COVID-19 and it is still an unknown how the aforementioned pandemic will impact the 2020-21 season for all leagues. This weekly column was intended to track and provide updates on how Buffalo Sabres Prospects were performing and developing so I thought that it ...

2019 Buffalo Sabres Prospect Pyramid

If you're not familiar with this style of ranking, Steve Dangle of SportsNet came up with this concept a few years back where as opposed to straight up ranking players, you place them in tiers. I like the idea so over the past few years I've put out my own pyramid for Buffalo's prospects. So ...

An In-Depth Look at Mattias Samuelsson

With the 32nd overall pick at the 2018 NHL Draft, the Buffalo Sabres took Mattias Samuelsson from the US National Development Team. Samuelsson is a very good selection for the Sabres, but in a sense, can be viewed as a safe pick. There is little doubt that Samuelsson will be an NHL defenceman, but his ...

Evaluating the Sabres 2018 Draft Class

The NHL Draft has concluded and the Sabres have brought in another new crop of prospects. The Sabres only had six picks after parting ways with their 3rd and 6th round picks. They selected defenseman with five out of the six. Grade: A- I'd give the Sabres an overall grade of A-, Rasmus Dahlin playing ...