Tag Archives: Buffalo Sabres

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Kassian vs. Sestito — 2/16/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Kassian vs. Sestito — 2/16/12

    When it comes to fighting in hockey, it is difficult to say whether quantity of punches is greater than quality of punches.  In some cases,it is.  During last night’s bout between Zack Kassian of the Buffalo Sabres and Tom Sestito of the Philadelphia Flyers, it wasn’t, as quality easily prevailed over quantity. Getting the advantage […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 2/16/12 — Claude Giroux

    Stat Line Of The Night — 2/16/12 — Claude Giroux

    Through his first 52 games played this season, Philadelphia Flyers forward Claude Giroux had recorded three four-point games, but he just can’t seem to reach that elusive fifth point in a single game.  That changed during game 53 of the season for Giroux, as he finally had himself a five-point game during last night’s contest […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Lucic vs. Kaleta — 2/8/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Lucic vs. Kaleta — 2/8/12

    The Boston Bruins and the Buffalo Sabres engaged in a physical affair last night that yielded a total of 90 penalty minutes and three fights.  The best bout of the evening took place just over 12 minutes into the first period, as the Patrick Kaleta was looking to get some additional retribution on the Bruins’ […]

  • Ryan Miller’s Stick Makes “Save Of The Year” (Video)

    Ryan Miller’s Stick Makes “Save Of The Year” (Video)

    Last week we suggested that Mike Smith’s save on a Marian Gaborik penalty shot may turn out to be the best save from the 2011-12 NHL season… Not so fast. During last night’s game against the Winnipeg Jets, Ryan Miller’s desperate attempt to stop a puck that got by him was successful, as he reached […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Kassian vs. Martin — 11/29/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Kassian vs. Martin — 11/29/11

    Things got testy between the New York Islanders and the Buffalo Sabres last night, as a questionable hit by Nino Niederreiter on Nathan Gerbe along the benches caused play to stop as players from both teams gathered to discuss matters. And while Niederreiter, Gerbe and several others engaged in a meaningless shoving match, Matt Martin […]

  • Sabres’ Patrick Kaleta Headbutts Flyers’ Jakub Voracek (Video)

    Sabres’ Patrick Kaleta Headbutts Flyers’ Jakub Voracek (Video)

    Hockey players wear helmets for protection, but Patrick Kaleta of the Buffalo Sabres has a knack for using his as a weapon. He has done it in the past, headbutting members of the opposition on two separate occasions last season.  He was at it once again last night, as he drove his head into the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — McCormick vs. Moen — 10/18/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — McCormick vs. Moen — 10/18/11

    Whenever division rivals hook up in the NHL, their games always tend to be a little more chippy than usual, as players from both teams find themselves playing with more emotion than usual.  Last night’s game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Buffalo Sabres was no different. In addition to all of the pushing, shoving […]

  • Scott Hartnell Gets Acquainted With The Sabres Fans (Videos)

    Scott Hartnell Gets Acquainted With The Sabres Fans (Videos)

    The Philadelphia Flyers traveled to Buffalo’s HSBC Arena last night for Game Three of their best-of-seven series against the Sabres.  With this series looking like it could be a long one, Flyers’ forward Scott Hartnell decided not to waste any time getting acquainted with the Sabres’ fans. After getting into a minor tussle with Buffalo’s […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/14/11 — Ryan Miller

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/14/11 — Ryan Miller

    Jhonas Enroth did a great job in goal for the Buffalo Sabres down the final stretch of the regular season, but this is Ryan Miller’s team, and he show us all why with an incredible performance during Game One of their best-of-seven opening round series against the Philadelphia Flyers. The Sabres headed into the playoffs […]

  • Jhonas Enroth Makes A Great Save, Sans Mask (Video)

    Jhonas Enroth Makes A Great Save, Sans Mask (Video)

    When Ryan Miller went down with an injury four games ago, many thought that meant the end of the Sabres’ playoff hopes.  That has not been the case as back-up goaltender Jhonas Enroth has filled in admirably, helping his club earn five of a possible six points in their following three games. Two of those […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/30/11 — Jhonas Enroth

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/30/11 — Jhonas Enroth

    Wednesday night turned out to be quite the interesting night for Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth.  With his team in the midst of a tight playoff race in the Eastern Conference, all-star netminder Ryan Miller has been receiving most of the workload.  However, Enroth was forced into action for last night’s game against the New […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/15/11 — Cam Ward

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/15/11 — Cam Ward

    Sitting four points out of a playoff spot, the Carolina Hurricanes were confronted with the biggest game of their season last night as they traveled to Buffalo to take on the eighth-place Sabres.  It was what hockey experts, players and fans alike often refer to as a “four-point game,” and in this case the Canes […]