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Brakes Prevent Crashing Cars & Dreams

There are some things that Buffalo fans are good at (such as driving into buildings at a terrifying rate of occurrence) and there are things that Buffalo fans are bad at, such as tempering expectations. The latter is incredibly apparent given the weekend that our local sports teams have had, and it’s only going to […]

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Why the Sabres Will Make the Playoffs in 15-16

When comparing this year’s roster to last, it’s like suddenly gaining access to high-speed internet after many, many years of rifling through the old man’s questionable collection of nudie mags. We’re going from having Torrey Mitchell and Steve Ott accenting the first line to players like Zemgus Girgensons and Samson Reinhart likely playing on the […]

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Don’t Blow it, Brandon…

“There’s a reason the windshield is a lot bigger than the mirror. It doesn’t do a lot of good to look back.” This quote was delivered by Buffalo Bills, and now Buffalo Sabres President, Russ Brandon. The quote comes from a Buffalo News blog post written in March of 2015. It’s not the first, and […]

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Can The Sabres Begin Again With McGinn?

Heading into the draft, there were three sure things in life for Buffalo Sabres’ fans: death, taxes, and Eichel. Tim Murray all-but-defied anyone to gaze deep into his dark, lifeless eyes and try to convince him to loosen his icy grip on the hard-earned number two overall pick. Speculation circulated, though, about Murray’s veritable treasure […]

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Blueprint: Blackhawks

Last night, I tweeted that no one was happier about the Blackhawks win than Buffalo Sabres GM, Tim Murray. My tweet was somewhat tongue-in-cheek, but it had to be true that Murray, watching one of modern hockey’s deepest dynasties, felt a modicum of vindication as the Blackhawks celebrated their Stanley Cup victory. It’s been a […]

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Buffalo’s Coaching Search Has Begun

It’s been an interesting month since the NHL regular season came to an end. The tension building to the draft lottery has dissipated and has begun to simmer into excitement. While Edmonton landed the first pick, Buffalo has seemingly set its sights on Boston University standout Jack Eichel. Eichel is currently entrenched with Team USA’s […]

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