Sabres Should Swap Ristolainen for Trouba

report this ad Arguably the most polarizing Buffalo Sabres player over the last three seasons, Rasmus Ristolainen is at a crossroads in his career in Buffalo. While boasting a booming slapshot and a penchant for physicality that makes fans drool, he has also been criticized by the analytics community. Rasmus Ristolainen appears to be at […]

NHL News & Notes: Bruins, McLellan & More

In today’s News & Notes, the Boston Bruins had some familiar faces back at practice on Friday, including Sean Kuraly, Todd McLellan is not expected to be the next coach in Buffalo and the Calgary Flames have signed Adam Ruzicka. Kuraly, Moore Skate, DeBrusk Absent Kuraly skated at Bruins’ practice with a stick in his […]

Off the Crossbar: Housley Preps Sabres for Playoffs

Citing dramatic improvement over last season’s 62-point, 31st place finish, Buffalo Sabres head coach Phil Housley is pumped for his team’s upcoming playoff run. “Most everyone counted us out,” said the sophomore bench boss. “Boy, they sure look silly now.” After a convincing 5-2 win over the Ottawa Senators at home Thursday night, the Sabres […]

NHL News & Notes: Bruins, Olofsson & More

In today’s News & Notes, the Boston Bruins have announced that they will be extending their partnership with the Providence Bruins for another 10 years, the Buffalo Sabres have recalled Victor Olofsson and Brad Malone has been placed on waivers. Related: NHL News & Notes: Cooper, Ladd & More Bruins Extend Providence Partnership The Bruins […]

One for the Ages: Roger Crozier’s 1970-71 NHL Season

There was no player more valuable to the Buffalo Sabres in their first two or three years of the franchise than the acrobatic Roger Crozier. Oftentimes heralded as “The Artful Dodger” in between the pipes for the Sabres, the diminutive 5-foot-8, 160-pound goaltender truly lived up to the moniker. If you watch old footage of […]

NHL News & Notes: Eichel, Grzelcyk, Voracek & More

In today’s News & Notes, Jack Eichel has been suspended two games, Matt Grzelcyk’s x-rays for his injured arm have come back negative, Jakub Voracek has been suspended two games and David Perron is believed to be dealing with concussion-related symptoms. Eichel Suspended 2 Games The Buffalo Sabres will be without Eichel for their next […]

Eichel Suspended 2 Games

report this ad The NHL’s Department of Player Safety has suspended Buffalo Sabres’ forward Jack Eichel for two games for an illegal check to the head on Colorado Avalanche forward Carl Soderberg. This is Eichel’s first time being suspended by the NHL. Eichel is having a career year and has tied his career-high of 25 […]

NHL News & Notes: Lindsay, McCabe & More

In today’s News & Notes, NHL Legend Ted Lindsay has passed away, Jake McCabe is out for five to six weeks with an upper-body injury and Kevan Miller is considered week to week. Related: NHL News & Notes: Boucher, Coyne Schofield & More Ted Lindsay Passes Away The NHL world suffered a big loss Monday […]