Categories Archives: Game Recap

Sabres close season in fitting fashion

The nightmare is over. With 30th place locked up, and a guarantee of at least Jack Eichel in the upcoming NHL Entry Level Draft, the Buffalo Sabres hosted the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night, with little worry. For the first time in recent memory, t

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Sabres fall to Blue Jackets, clinch 30th place

The Buffalo Sabres clinched 30th place in the National Hockey League following their 4-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday evening inside Nationwide Arena. Anders Lindback stopped 36 shots of the 39 faced with a .923 save percentage. Sergei Bobr

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Sabres cling to early lead, drop Hurricanes

With a regulation loss on Monday, the Buffalo Sabres could have locked up last place in the NHL standings and would have had the chance to draft with the first or second overall pick for the second consecutive year. However, the Sabres survive another day

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Sabres shutout in final visit to Nassau

Minutes after the¬†opening whistle, it was evident to many that the Buffalo Sabres were mentally and physically gassed from Friday night’s heartbreaking loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. A 3-0 shutout from the New York Islanders lends credence to that

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Blackhawks’ improbable comeback sinks Sabres

It was a collapse of epic proportions on Friday night at the First Niagara Center. After falling behind the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 in the first period, the Buffalo Sabres stormed back to take a 3-2 lead with 7:18 left in the third period. The Sabres were

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