buffalo sabers

Mike Harrington: Cup finalists JT Compher and Brandon Hagel were Sabers picks who never got to Buffalo | Buffalo Sabers News

Mike Harrington: Cup finalists JT Compher and Brandon Hagel were Sabers picks who never got to Buffalo |  Buffalo Sabers News

DENVER – There’s a big what-could-have been on both sides of the ice for the Buffalo Sabers in this battle of heavyweights for the Stanley Cup. There’s Colorado Avalanche center JT Compher, taken in the second round by Darcy Regier in his final draft as Sabers general manager in 2013 and traded two years later …

Mike Harrington: Cup finalists JT Compher and Brandon Hagel were Sabers picks who never got to Buffalo | Buffalo Sabers News Read More »

Sabers prospect Olivier Nadeau can cap ‘incredible’ season with Memorial Cup run | Buffalo Sabers News

Sabers prospect Olivier Nadeau can cap 'incredible' season with Memorial Cup run |  Buffalo Sabers News

On a sun-splashed, picturesque afternoon last July, Olivier Nadeau gathered with 30 people outside his family’s home in Lac-Etchemin, a four-season vacation destination town southeast of Quebec City, to watch the second day of the NHL draft. Surrounded by heavily wooded rolling hills and a short walk from the town’s five-kilometer-long lake, Nadeau was glaring …

Sabers prospect Olivier Nadeau can cap ‘incredible’ season with Memorial Cup run | Buffalo Sabers News Read More »

2022 NHL free-agency rankings – Top options, best values, boom-or-bust players

2022 NHL free-agency rankings - Top options, best values, boom-or-bust players

There are different ways for teams to enter the NHL free-agent pool. There are big splashes for star players. Other teams methodically wade in, making sure their feet (and their finances) remain grounded. Some just dip their toes in. The Tampa Bay Lightning and Colorado Avalanche, currently playing in the Stanley Cup Final, were both …

2022 NHL free-agency rankings – Top options, best values, boom-or-bust players Read More »

Stanley Cup notebook: Gary Bettman offers best wishes to Kim Pegula | Buffalo Sabers News

Stanley Cup notebook: Gary Bettman offers best wishes to Kim Pegula |  Buffalo Sabers News

DENVER – As part of his annual remarks prior to Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman offered his best wishes to Buffalo Sabers and Buffalo Bills co-owner Kim Pegula after she suffered an unexpected medical issue last week. “Thankfully, she has made progress over the last few days, …

Stanley Cup notebook: Gary Bettman offers best wishes to Kim Pegula | Buffalo Sabers News Read More »

Mike Harrington: A dead end with the Sabers turned into Stanley Cup quests for Zach Bogosian | Buffalo Sabers News

Mike Harrington: A dead end with the Sabers turned into Stanley Cup quests for Zach Bogosian |  Buffalo Sabers News

DENVER – It was about 28 months ago that Zach Bogosian’s hockey career looked like it was at a dead end. The Sabers had no use for the injured plagued defenseman, who was being healthy-scratched and and wouldn’t go to Rochester after clearing waivers. Then-general manager Jason Botterill terminated the final few months of Bogosian’s …

Mike Harrington: A dead end with the Sabers turned into Stanley Cup quests for Zach Bogosian | Buffalo Sabers News Read More »

Mike Harrington: A dead end with the Sabers turned into Stanley Cup quests for Zach Bogosian | Buffalo Sabers News

Mike Harrington: A dead end with the Sabers turned into Stanley Cup quests for Zach Bogosian |  Buffalo Sabers News

DENVER – It was about 28 months ago that Zach Bogosian’s hockey career looked like it was at a dead end. The Sabers had no use for the injured plagued defenseman, who was being healthy-scratched and and wouldn’t go to Rochester after clearing waivers. Then-general manager Jason Botterill terminated the final few months of Bogosian’s …

Mike Harrington: A dead end with the Sabers turned into Stanley Cup quests for Zach Bogosian | Buffalo Sabers News Read More »

Sabers prospect Josh Bloom learns with Amerks after breakout junior season | Buffalo Sabers News

Sabers prospect Josh Bloom learns with Amerks after breakout junior season |  Buffalo Sabers News

ROCHESTER – Josh Bloom didn’t look out of place as he stood among the Rochester Americans on the ice at Blue Cross Arena hours before their memorable playoff run ended with a loss in the third overtime. Bloom’s skating and left-handed shot appear ready for pro hockey. The 6-foot-2 forward needs to get stronger, but …

Sabers prospect Josh Bloom learns with Amerks after breakout junior season | Buffalo Sabers News Read More »

Top 10 Stanley Cup Final games since 1972

Top 10 Stanley Cup Final games since 1972

The 2022 Stanley Cup Final between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Colorado Avalanche starts Wednesday with Game 1 at Ball Arena in Denver (8 p.m. ET; ABC, ESPN+, CBC, SN, TVAS). To help fans get ready, NHL.com writers and editors voted for their 10 greatest Stanley Cup Final games since 1972. Here are the results: …

Top 10 Stanley Cup Final games since 1972 Read More »

Sabers weighing options with three first-round picks at 2022 NHL Draft

Sabers weighing options with three first-round picks at 2022 NHL Draft

BUFFALO– The Buffalo Sabers are keeping their options open with their three first-round picks in the 2022 Upper Deck NHL Draft, general manager Kevyn Adams said Monday. “I’d still say if right now, that’s probably where I’m very comfortable with [keeping the picks], but we’re also going to make sure that we’re having all those …

Sabers weighing options with three first-round picks at 2022 NHL Draft Read More »