Buffalo Sabres fans will remember Jason Pominville for the huge overtime goal he scored, shorthanded, to beat the Ottawa Senators during his rookie season. And they'll remember him for the incredible class he showed game in and game out over the years thru some tough times when he always met with the media to answer questions. But it's the other guy the Sabres acquired in Friday's trade with Min
The Buffalo Sabres extended their winning streak to three games with a 2-1 win at Minnesota on Tuesday night, avenging last week's 4-0 loss to the Wild in Buffalo. Johann Larsson scored the game winner to break a 1-1 tie with six and a half minutes left in the third period.
It's becoming increasingly apparent that this year's edition of the Buffalo Sabres is just simply not a very good hockey team. It certainly doesn't help that their most talented player and another key player were hurt a day apart. Without Jack Eichel and Evander Kane in the lineup the Sabres have limped to a 1-3-2 record that leaves them tied for the worst record in the NHL.
The Buffalo Sabres built a 3-0 first period lead and made it hold up to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Tuesday night for their second straight win. It was also the second straight win by goaltender Linus Ullmark. The Sabres first year netminder stopped 28 shots to pick up the victory.
For former Buffalo Sabres captain Jason Pominville it was a script that couldn't have played out any better. He scored the winning goal in his first game against his old team to give the Minnesota Wild a 2-1 win Monday night at First Niagara Center. But with the Sabres averaging just one goal a game in the their first seven games just about any goal could turn out to be a game winner. He says i