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SABRES SABRES TO RETIRE HASEK’S JERSEY JAN. 13

No. 39 will be the seventh Sabres jersey hoisted to the rafters The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will officially retire the jersey of goaltender Dominik Hasek, one of the most prolific goaltenders in NHL history, in a ceremony scheduled to take place Jan. 13, 2015, prior to the team’s home game against the […]

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Experience HARBORCENTER Beginning October 31st

The HARBORCENTER experience begins Friday, October 31st, as the complex drops the puck on its opening weekend. “The Level-Six Experience comes alive Halloween weekend,” said HARBORCENTER President John R. Koelmel. “And we promise that all of our guests and visitors will find our one-of-a-kind hockey and entertainment complex to be a real treat! We start […]

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BUFFALO SABRES TO HOST 2016 NHL DRAFT

The Buffalo Sabres® will host the 2016 NHL Draft™ at First Niagara Center, the Buffalo Sabres and National Hockey League announced today. The Draft will be held over two days – Friday, June 24, and Saturday, June 25, 2016. NHL® club executives, scouts and coaches will be present on the NHL Draft floor while more […]

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REMINDER: HARBORCENTER FALL FESTIVAL BEGINS SATURDAY

The inaugural HARBORCENTER Fall Festival @ Canalside begins Saturday morning, with the IMPACT Sports Performance 5K Road Race. Free, family-friendly events will take place throughout the Columbus Day weekend at Canalside, culminating with a Sabres viewing party and post game fireworks display on Monday. The entire schedule of events is below. All weekend events are […]

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GIONTA NAMED SABRES CAPTAIN

Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan today announced he has named forward Brian Gionta team captain. Nolan also announced that he has selected defenseman Josh Gorges and forward Matt Moulson as the team’s alternate captains. Gionta, who spent the last four seasons as captain of the Montreal Canadiens, becomes the 19th full-season captain in franchise […]

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STATEMENT BY TERRY PEGULA ON PURCHASE OF BUFFALO BILLS

“Kim and I are humbled and honored that the Wilson family has chosen us to be the second owner of the Buffalo Bills. Pending the NFL approval process, being the next owner of the Buffalo Bills would be a great privilege for our family. Ralph Wilson left an indelible mark on our community and we […]

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SABRES TO PARTICIPATE IN 2014 TRAVERSE CITY NHL PROSPECT TOURNAMENT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team will be participating in the 2014 NHL Prospect Tournament, which runs Friday, Sept. 12 to Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Mich. Attached is the complete roster of Sabres prospects participating in the tournament. The eight-team tournament features the top prospects from the […]

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SABRES CONTINUE REBUILD

By Warren Kozireski The Buffalo Sabres went with the hockey family strategy as they selected Sam Reinhart of the Kootenay Ice in the Western Hockey League with the second overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft held in Philadelphia. They followed later by selecting Brandan Lemieux and Jonathan Brown among their draft picks. The […]

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Mike Robitaille Ready to Enjoy Life on His Terms

by Randy Schultz, moc.t1413991344roper1413991344yekco1413991344hynw@1413991344ydnaR1413991344 Mike Robitaille remembers the first time he ever saw his face on a hockey trading card. As Robitaille tells it, what was on the back of the card is what the former National Hockey League defenseman remembers most today. “It was the first time I had ever seen my face on […]

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Buffalo’s HarborCENTER On Target for Fall Opening

The Buffalo HarborCENTER is on target for an opening in the Fall. The final beam was put into place in June. The media were invited to watch the event and then toured the facility which features two ice pads, a hotel, restaurant, special locker rooms for the Canisius Men’s team and the Junior Sabres. The […]

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