Despite the quick start, last night’s tilt against the Lightning turned into the typical tough loss. A couple of goals against off your own defenseman’s skate, a couple of other guys have a rough outing, and the end result is a 4-3 loss. Vanek and Boyes opened the scoring early, and Gerbe made it [...]
The Sabres play the Lightning again tonight, at home this time after getting their hats handed to them by the same team on the road. Tyler Ennis cut his hair and got hurt…coincidence? I think not. Anyway, it does leave Buffalo an interesting option – move Ville Leino to the wing and play Hecht at [...]
Let me preface all this with: I don’t think anyone will do an offer sheet on Stamkos, least of all the Buffalo Sabres. I don’t think there’s an amount of money you could offer that would get him, no way Tampa let’s him go now that they finally seem ready to stay competitive again.
The Sabres recovered from a bad start (and a few tough goals given up by Miller) to roll over Dwayne Roloson and the Lightning 7-4. Drew Stafford notched a hat trick, Vanek scored twice, and Jordan Leopold and Tim Connolly had the other goals. Mike Weber and Tyler Ennis both had 2 assists. A [...]
It’s a 7:30pm game on Versus, which is always a wonderful thing. Kind of feels like we are just biding our time until the ownership change is final, doesn’t it? Didn’t have much time to investigate and elucidate about tonight’s festivities, so I’ll just say: GO SABRES!
It’s one of the yearly Florida road trips for the Sabres, facing the Florida Panthers tonight and the Tampa Bay Lightning tomorrow. The Panthers, thanks to injuries and also being the Panthers, have a cast of characters you mostly haven’t heard of, save only their goalie (Vokoun). Tampa Bay, on the other hand, has [...]