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Robin Lehner and the Sabres Shut Out Ottawa
The Buffalo Sabres continued their impressive play on home ice with Saturday's 4-0 shut out of the Ottawa Senators who came in as one of the hottest teams in the NHL.  Robin Lehner stopped 37 shots including 16 in the third period for his fourth career shutout and first this season.
Buffalo Sabres Fall Again In A Shoot Out
When you compare the lineup the Buffalo Sabres fielded Monday night against the Washington Capitals with the lineup the Sabres started the season with, only eight players remain.  As bad as the Sabres were at the beginning of October, injuries and trades have absolutely decimated the team.  Despite …
Sabres Still Have Hope
The weekend was a dreary one for Sabres fans hoping for one final push to get into the playoffs.  Things looked great until Friday and Saturday came along and dealt the Sabres two losses.  However, don't count them out yet.
Sabres Win Showdown With Caps
The Buffalo Sabres came up big in the biggest game of the year, to this point.  The Sabres built a 3-0 lead and rolled to a 5-1 win over the Washington Capitals Tuesday night in Washington.  Drew Stafford scored twice while Cody McCormick, Thomas Vanek and Jason Pominville added singles.&n…
Sabres Blank Montreal, Move Into Eighth Place Tie
Since January the Buffalo Sabres have been battling up from the bottom of the standings and last night finally pulled into a tie with the Washington Capitals for the 8th and final playoff spot.  Rookie Cody Hodgson scored twice - his first goals as a Sabre - while Ryan Miller stopped …
Sabres Heading Into Huge Showdown In Carolina
After a disappointing overtime loss in Washington the Buffalo Sabres head to Carolina for a game that could determine which team gets a playoff spot.  The Sabres rallied from a 2-nothing deficit to take a 4-3 lead late in the game against the Capitals, but the Caps got a power play goal in the final…