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Category: Sabres


What to Make of O’Reilly’s Remarks

(Photo Courtesy of ESPN) This past Monday was locker clean-out day for the Buffalo Sabres. Considering the season they just had, the mood was understandably bleak. Almost every player seemed to be grappling with an existential crisis within themselves and…

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Hope Amid the Heartbreak

(Photo Courtesy of NHL.com) Squint your eyes and look closely at the space just beneath the scoreboard at Key Bank Center and you’ll discover there is a sleek, franchise-altering apparition hovering just above the ice these days. The apparition’s first…

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Where Do We Go From Here?

(Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images) The ice at First Niagara Center was removed a few weeks ago and the 2016 NFL Draft is over. My head is telling me it’s time to take a break from the Sabres…

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Up Close and Personal

(Photo Courtesy of Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images) At least once a season, I like to purchase Sabres tickets that are close to the ice and right behind the player benches. The view from these types of seats can be…

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The Bipolar Express

(Photo Courtesy of NHL.com) On matters related to the the 2015-16 Buffalo Sabres, every yin quickly calls forth a yang.

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The Theory of 10 Episodes

(Photo Courtesy of Kevin Hoffman – USA Today Sports) Count me among the small group of dewy-eyed hockey fans who earnestly believed there was a good chance the Sabres would make a gigantic leap into the playoffs this year. With…

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Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

(Photo Courtesy of USATSI)) February 28th will mark the two-year anniversary of the first trade Tim Murray made as GM of the Buffalo Sabres, a deal that saw the Sabres give up Ryan Miller and Steve Ott in return for…

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A Farewell to Oppositeville

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Mark Your Calendars

(Photo Courtesy of Fox Sports) Another Bills season has limped to a merciless conclusion and with the End of Days XVI comes the stark realization that it will be at least eight months before we can all set ourselves on…

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Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can’t Lose

(Photo Courtesy of Sabres Hockey Central) The 2015-16 Buffalo Sabres season is almost at the halfway point and whatever may come our way in the next 45 games, I love watching my team play hockey again.

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