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Start Of Something Big Or Vintage Tease?

By at 28 January, 2009, 12:28 pm

Last night’s matchup between the Buffalo Sabres and Edmonton Oilers pitted two teams against each other that are ‘head scratching’ organizations. Sometimes you watch them play, and they dazzle you. Other times, they frustrate you with inexplicable losses.
Going into last night, you would have figured we would see a 4-3 type game, and perhaps another […]


Sabres Report: Skills Competition Success Paying Off

By at 20 January, 2009, 5:56 pm

If any of you know me, you know that I loathe the shootout. When the shootout was first introduced to the NHL, I supported it and decided to read and react to how it looks in the new NHL. And after further review, it feels as anti-climatic as ever.
And the shootout can also adversely […]


Sabres Report: Crucial Stretch

By at 15 January, 2009, 5:10 pm

The Buffalo Sabres began the 2nd half of their 2008-2009 season with a thud, a listless 4-1 loss to the hands of the Chicago Blackhawks.  As the Sabres currently sit in 7th place by the slimmest of margins (1 point separates them and the 10th place Pittsburgh Penguins), every point earned in the standings become […]