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SABRES SIGN AFFILIATION AGREEMENT WITH ELMIRA JACKALS OF ECHL

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed an affiliation agreement with the Elmira Jackals of the ECHL, the professional developmental league for the American Hockey League (AHL) and the National Hockey League. Elmira joins the Rochester Americans, the Sabres’ AHL affiliate, as the chief minor-league development teams for the Buffalo Sabres organization. “Proper […]

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‘FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT’ CLOSES OUT SABRES’ SEASON

April 13 game vs. the Islanders will be highlighted by pre-game Plaza Party, Mike Robitaille sendoff, fan giveaways, food discounts and Sabres Store sale BUFFALO, N.Y. (April 10, 2014) — The Buffalo Sabres will host its annual “Fan Appreciation Night” on Sunday, April 13, during the team’s final game of the 2013-14 regular season. “Fan […]

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SABRES PLAN ‘FAN APPRECIATION MONTH’ FOR APRIL

Contests, 40%-off Sabres Store sale, discounted concessions and fan giveaways highlight Sabres’ final three home games of regular season The Buffalo Sabres today announced plans for “Fan Appreciation Month,” which will take place during the team’s final three home games of the 2013-14 regular season. Each of the three nights provides fans a wide array […]

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SCOTTY BOWMAN SHOWCASE RETURNS FOR 10TH YEAR ON APRIL 9

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the 10th Annual Scotty Bowman Showcase will take place on Wednesday, April 9th at First Niagara Center. The 2014 Scotty Bowman Showcase consists of three all-star hockey games between players from Buffalo, NY and their rivals from Rochester, NY. Admission for the games is $5.   The first game […]

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SABRES ACQUIRE MITCHELL, TWO DRAFT PICKS IN TRADE WITH WILD

The Buffalo Sabres have acquired forward Torrey Mitchell and two second-round draft picks from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for forwards Matt Moulson and Cody McCormick. The draft picks received by the Sabres are for the 2014 and 2016 NHL Entry Drafts. Mitchell (5’11”, 189 lbs., 1/30/85), who was in his second season in Minnesota, has […]

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SABRES ACQUIRE NEUVIRTH, KLESLA FROM CAPITALS

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has acquired goaltender Michal Neuvirth and defenseman Rostislav Klesla from the Washington Capitals in exchange for goaltender Jaroslav Halak and a third-round pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.   Neuvirth (6’1”, 209 lbs., 3/23/88), who was selected by the Capitals in the second round (34th overall) […]

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SABRES ACQUIRE DESLAURIERS, FASCHING IN TRADE WITH KINGS

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has acquired forwards Nicolas Deslauriers and Hudson Fasching from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for defenseman Brayden McNabb, forward Jonathan Parker and two second-round draft picks. The draft picks, acquired by Buffalo in a trade with Los Angeles for Robyn Regehr at the 2013 NHL Trade […]

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SABRES CLAIM CONACHER OFF WAIVERS

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has claimed forward Cory Conacher off waivers after he was waived yesterday by the Ottawa Senators. Conacher (5’8”, 180 lbs., 12/14/89) has played in parts of three NHL seasons with the Senators and the Tampa Bay Lightning after signing a two-year contract with Tampa Bay in March […]

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LaFONTAINE RESIGNS POSITION WITH THE BUFFALO SABRES

LaFONTAINE RESIGNS POSITION WITH THE BUFFALO SABRES Will resume his previous role at the National Hockey League The Buffalo Sabres today announced Pat LaFontaine has resigned his position with the Buffalo Sabres to resume his previous role with the National Hockey League. “I would like to thank Pat for all he has done for the […]

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SABRES ACQUIRE HALAK, STEWART, DRAFT PICKS IN TRADE WITH BLUES

Buffalo also receives prospect William Carrier in exchange for Ryan Miller and Steve Ott The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has acquired goaltender Jaroslav Halak, forwards Chris Stewart and William Carrier, a first-round pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft and another conditional draft pick from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for […]

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