Tag: trade

Evaluating the Michael Frolik trade

It feels like it has been a while since the struggling Buffalo Sabres have made a trade that has had an impact at the NHL-level, but Jason Botterill finally gave fans a little something. The Sabres made not just one, but two trades last night. The first trade shipped out Marco Scandella to Montreal for ...

The Last 33

In what felt like an eternity, the Buffalo Sabres eleven-day midseason break has now come to a close, and the team now has 33 games remaining to claw themselves back into a playoff spot. The course of action in which they attempt to tackle that feat, however, is yet to be seen. Let's take a ...

Interview with Micah Blake McCurdy of HockeyViz – Visualize The Rasmii

Within the hockey media and analytic community, there may be no one I trust more Micah Blake McCurdy. I’m honored to have him join me for my 3rd interview in my summer series where I highlight my favorite hockey media members. Micah is an all-around great guy who sees the game on a different level. ...

Mid-Summer NHL Mailbag

We're reached the peak boredom stage of the NHL offseason so I decided to take to Twitter for some questions. The questions could be anything NHL related and not just limited to the Sabres so that's why you'll notice some discussion about other teams. If you asked something that wasn't answered it was likely because ...

Sabres Moving on From Lehner

(Photo by John Crouch/Icon Sportswire) Another piece has been added to the depressing wasteland of awful Tim Murray Trade Acquisitions. Robin Lehner was an early favorite to join this list throughout his entire Sabres career of injuries, shootout goals, and losing. A lot of losing. There was almost a sour feeling surrounding Lehner over the course ...