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article header 5 Players to Watch: US NTDP vs Niagara Purple Eagles

5 Players to Watch: US NTDP vs Niagara Purple Eagles

The US National Team Development Program rolls into Western New York this Friday, November 18, as they take on the Niagara University Purple Eagles at Dwyer Arena for a 7 PM face-off. Tickets for the event are available HERE. The NTDP U18 squad features a number of players who will be selected in both the ...

playerstowatchprospectchall 2022 Sabres Prospects Challenge: Players to Watch

2022 Sabres Prospects Challenge: Players to Watch

It’s about that time of year again. Buffalo Sabres hockey is back with the 2022 Prospects Challenge that will take place at the LECOM Harborcenter this week. Six NHL teams will participate in this year’s edition and the Sabres will participate in three games (Thursday, 9/15 vs. Montreal; Saturday, 9/17 vs. New Jersey; Monday, 9/20 ...

tage article The $50 Million Man: Evaluating the Tage Thompson contract

The $50 Million Man: Evaluating the Tage Thompson contract

Well, the Buffalo Sabres have signed Tage Thompson to a massive 7-year, $50 million contract. Imagine hearing that sentence just one year ago. It’s certainly a hefty price to pay for a player who has only had one NHL season of incredible success, but there's layers to it. There has been an uproar of debate ...

offseason sabres Buffalo Sabres Mock Offseason: Let the good vibes roll

Buffalo Sabres Mock Offseason: Let the good vibes roll

What an encouraging end to the 2021/22 campaign it was for the Buffalo Sabres. Don Granato had the boys buzzing in April, winning 6 of their final 8 games in what was expected to be another dismal regular season. The Sabres upcoming offseason is going to be an interesting one. This time last year, many ...

collegehockeypreview 1 2021/22 Buffalo Sabres NCAA Prospects Preview

2021/22 Buffalo Sabres NCAA Prospects Preview

It's October so you know what that means: college hockey! The NCAA may be the league that provides the most intrigue for Sabres fans this season as the big club is not looking too hot and the NCAA boasts six Sabres prospects across four teams and three conferences. Five of those prospects (Owen Power, Erik ...