Nikita Zadorov, Mikhail Grigorenko talk about return as Avalanche heads to Sabres

‘Zadorov played seven games for the Sabres in 2013-14 and 60 the next season. In his second season with the Colorado organization, he is starting to look like the most valuable part of the deal on the Colorado side as a defenseman making major progress, despite inconsistency and occasional major mental mistakes. And he’s only 21.’

Former goalie Lehner coming back to haunt Senators

‘In 355:14 of action against the organization that took him in the second round of the 2009 entry draft, Lehner has stopped 172-of-179 shots to compile a sizzling 1.18 goals against average and a spectacular .961 save percentage.’

Tuesday’s Ottawa Coverage

Former goalie Lehner coming back to haunt Senators (Ottawa Sun)
Sabres’ Lehner looks to maintain cool vs. Senators (AP)
Preview: Sabres at Senators (
Game Day 5: Sens vs Sabres (

Monday’s Vancouver Coverage

It’ll be a tough rebuild for the Canucks. Just look at the Sabres. (Vancouver Province)
The Provies: Burrows gets a Troll Trick, a wild Cha2ut appears, and can you put cheese on that? (Vancouver Province)
Canucks 4 Sabres 2: Burrows turns back time with a weekend to remember (Vancouver Sun)
I Watched This Game: Canucks 4, Sabres 2 (Vancouver Courier)
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Sunday’s Vancouver Coverage

Canucks Game Day: Miller missing out on Buffalo homecoming (Vancouver Province)
Sabres, Canucks fighting to stay with playoff contenders (AP)
5 Minute Abbs: Canucks at Sabres (TSN)
Preview: Canucks at Sabres (

Sunday’s Toronto Coverage

Veterans come up small as Leafs fall to Sabres (Toronto Sun)
JVR comes a long way (Toronto Sun)
Sabres take down Leafs with first-period flurry (Toronto Star)
Leafs miss another wake-up call in loss to Sabres (Toronto Star)
Slow start dooms Maple Leafs once again vs. Sabres (TSN)
Maple Leafs relying too heavily on skill during rough patch (Sportsnet)
Five Takeaways – Leafs vs. Sabres – 02/11/17 (
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Saturday’s Toronto Coverage

Buffalo Sabres at Toronto Maple Leafs: Saturday NHL preview (Toronto Star)
Maple Leafs look to remain perfect vs. Sabres (AP)
Preview: Sabres at Maple Leafs (

Friday’s Anaheim Coverage

Corey Perry’s two-goal game propels Ducks past Sabres, 5-2 (Orange County Register)
Ducks notes: Line changes produce immediate results (Orange County Register)
Recap: Perry Leads the Way in 5-2 Victory in Buffalo (
Postgame Quotes – Feb. 9 at Buffalo (
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Sabres recall Fs Grant, Rodrigues from Rochester

‘Rodrigues scored and set up a goal in four career contests with the Sabres. The 23-year-old has nine goals and 18 assists for 27 points with the Americans this season.’

Thursday’s Anaheim Coverage

Sabres look to keep momentum going versus Ducks (AP)
Preview: Ducks at Sabres (
Preview: Six-Game Trip Continues Tonight in Buffalo (

Wednesday’s San Jose Coverage

Sharks blow three-goal lead, lose to Sabres 5-4 in OT (San Jose Mercury News)
Sharks fall apart in third period, lose to Sabres in overtime (CSN Bay Area)
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Tuesday’s San Jose Coverage

Sabres, Lehner go up against hot Sharks (AP)
NHL Gameday: Burns carries historic road goal streak into Buffalo (CSN Bay Area)
Preview: Sharks at Sabres (

Tuesday’s New Jersey Coverage

Devils power play fuels 2-1 win over Sabres (Newark Star Ledger)
Forward play making all the difference for the Devils (Newark Star Ledger)
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Devils go into bye week with 2-1 win over Sabres (Bergen Record)
Devils’ Hynes not a fan of NHL’s bye week (Bergen Record)
Devils top Sabres, 2-1 (SportsNet New York)
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Monday’s New Jersey Coverage

Devils Up Next: Hosting the Sabres (Bergen Record)
Devils, Sabres both attempting to climb back into race (AP)
Tonight’s game: Devils vs. Sabres (SportNet New York)
Preview: Sabres at Devils (
Devils look to find groove at The Rock vs. Buffalo (
2/6 Pregame Notes: NJD vs. BUF (

Ex-Sabre Kaleta Brings ‘Gold Standard’ To City

‘The Jamestown program has between 65 and 70 kids participating, but does not replace any program Jamestown used to offer rather enhances programs already in place. The youngest hockey players begin with a Tim Hortons Timbits league before advancing to the American Development Model, more commonly referred to as ADM.’