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  1. Sabres release CunneyworthRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Jason Botterill is making more changes and they include two familiar names. Former Rochester Americans coach Randy Cunneyworth has been let go.

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  2. Former Sabre Dave Andreychuk selected for the Hockey Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Former Sabre Dave Andreychuk has been elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame. In 12 seasons with Buffalo the winger scored 368 goals in 837 games.

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  3. Sabres hire Sexton, Greeley as assistant general managersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WGR-AM Buffalo

    The Buffalo Sabres and general manager Jason Botterill have made two additions to the front office staff with the hiring of Randy Sexton and Steve Greeley as assistant general managers. It has been reported for some time that Sexton would join Botterill as an assistant general manager and leave the Pittsburgh Penguins organization.

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  4. Luukkonen sees opportunity with the SabresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    The Buffalo Sabres have recently not had much of a history taking goalies in the NHL Draft. The last time the Sabres selected a goalie in the NHL Draft was back in 2014 when Buffalo selected Jonas Johansson with the first pick in the third round.

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  5. Mittelstadt happy to be drafted by the SabresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Going into the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago, Casey Mittelstadt was projected to go as one of the top picks in the first round. The top-rated American-born player had been projected to be taken as a top-five pick by many people leading up to Friday's first round.

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  6. Sabres select Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen with 54th overall pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    This year, the Sabres take NHL Central Scouting's top-ranked European goalie Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen with the 54th overall pick in the NHL Draft. The 18-year old Finnish goalie spent his 2016-17 with HPK's junior-A team in the Finnish Liiga, where he posted a 1.78 goals-against average and a .917 save-percentage.

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  7. Sabres select Casey Mittelstadt with 8th overall pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    The Buffalo Sabres have taken 18-year old center Casey Mittelstadt with the eighth overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft. Mittelstadt played his hockey with Eden Prairie High School last season, scoring 24 goals and registering 64 points in 25 games.

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  8. The Sabres will not get Cal PetersenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Cal Petersen is not going to sign with Buffalo and he will become an unrestricted free agent. The Sabres picked him in the 5th round of the 2013 draft and Jason Botterill said, "I've spoken to Cal, at this time I think he's probably going to move to free agency and we'll go from there."

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  9. 06-22 Ryan Wagman from McKeen's Hockey with Howard and Jeremy on the NHL Draft.mp3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    I mean overall field this column by knowing that there's not a generational player to have a lot you don't have economy David Jack cycle actually line eight year but you have a lot of good players who could make impacts the place. Chopsticks middle six holes a top four role on that.

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  10. Vegas takes Carrier in the Expansion DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    As expected the Sabres have lost Will Carrier to Vegas in the Expansion Draft. It became evident that Jason Botterill didn't want to lose goalie Linus Ullmark so to do that, the Golden Knights wanted Carrier.

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  11. 06/21 NHL Expansion Coverage HR 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    You're listening to live coverage of the NHL expansion draft. The Buffalo Sabres got a huge ER Sports Radio five pitch.

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  12. There are some good defensemen ready for the NHL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Sabres GM Jason Botterill has said that he won't draft for position this weekend, but I'm still going to focus on the top defensemen. Cale Makar is rated 9th been Central Scouting, but I would doubt he'd still be there when Buffalo drafts in the 8th spot.

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  13. The Sabres home opener is October 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    For the second straight season, the Sabres' home opener is against Montreal. Buffalo will face off against the Canadiens on October 5. It's the fourth time in 10 years that Montreal has been Buffalo's home opener.

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  14. Report: Sabres will not retain assistant coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    It doesn't appear as though any of the assistant coaches under Dan Bylsma will be returning to the Buffalo Sabres under new head coach, Phil Housley. According to John Vogl of The Buffalo News, general manager Jason Botterill and Housley will not bring back Bob Woods, Terry Murray, or Tom Ward for the 2017-18 season.

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  15. Pu invited to Hockey Canada's junior development campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    The Sabres' third round pick in 2016 will get a look from Hockey Canada for the 2018 World Junior Championship in Buffalo Cliff Pu will be the only current Buffalo Sabres prospect to represent the organization in Hockey Canada's national junior team development this summer. Buffalo's third round pick was one of 42 prospects to be invited to Canada's junior development camp.

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  16. The Sabres release their preseason scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo will have three games in the arena and another one at Penn State. The Sabres head to the Pegula Ice Arena on September 19 to take on the two-time defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins.

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  17. Botterill preparing for Expansion DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Teams must have their expansion lists finalized by Saturday when the trade and waiver freeze also takes place. Botterill said he's already laid the groundwork, "My dialogs with other GM's in preparation for the Expansion Draft and for the Draft and for free agency, I've felt very well prepared."

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  18. Sabres trade for Nathan BeaulieuRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Jason Botterill has made his first trade as Sabres general manager. Buffalo acquires former first-round pick Nathan Beaulieu from Montreal for one of Buffalo's third-round picks which is 68th overall.

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  19. Sabres' Botterill preparing for Expansion DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    Teams must have their expansion lists finalized by Saturday when the trade and waiver freeze also takes place. Botterill said he's already laid the groundwork, "My dialogs with other GM's in preparation for the Expansion Draft and for the Draft and for free agency, I've felt very well prepared."

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  20. Housley: 'Want to play with an attacking mindset'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    After nearly two months of waiting and searching for a new head coach, the Buffalo Sabres have finally found their new bench boss. Phil Housley was introduced as the 18th head coach in Sabres history on Thursday, and returns to the city where he started his Hall of Fame career.

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