Buffalo Sabres

Player Q&A | Victor Olofsson

By: NHLPA Staff

Buffalo Sabres winger or award-winning actor? Victor Olofsson on his celebrity look-alike and more.

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Tage Thompson continues to be inspired by wife’s brave cancer battle

By: Chris Lomon

Rachel remains cancer-free, now four years after she was told she had chondrosarcoma.

November 17, 2022

Sabres sign D Samuelsson to 7-year, $30 million contract

By: Canadian Press

The 22-year-old Samuelsson established himself as one of the team’s top blueliners in his second NHL season last year.

October 12, 2022

Owen Power ready to live out childhood NHL dream with Sabres

By: Chris Lomon

Selected first overall in the 2021 NHL Draft, the blueliner has drawn comparisons to Tampa Bay Lightning veteran, Victor Hedman.

October 6, 2022

Sabres re-sign goalie Luukkonen to 2-year, $1.675M contract

By: Canadian Press

From Finland, the 23-year-old was selected by Buffalo in the second-round of the 2017 draft.

August 31, 2022

Sabres reward Thompson with 7-year, $50 million contract

By: Canadian Press

Thompson had 68 points in 78 games last season as he nearly doubled his goal and point totals from his first four NHL seasons combined.

August 30, 2022

Skinner embracing leadership role within up-and-coming roster

By: Chris Lomon

With one of the NHL’s youngest rosters, a team that’s teeming with emerging talent, Jeff Skinner is embracing the opportunity of being a mentor.

August 2, 2022

Bruins hire Montgomery as coach to replace Cassidy

By: Canadian Press

Montgomery replaces Bruce Cassidy, who was fired after the team's loss in the first round of the playoffs.

July 1, 2022

Buffalo Sabres to retire goalie Ryan Miller's No. 30

By: Canadian Press

The Sabres are honoring their franchise goalie leader in wins and games played by retiring Ryan Miller’s No. 30 jersey next season.

June 10, 2022

Eakin embraces his veteran status and flow

By: Chris Lomon

The younger players on the Buffalo Sabres roster can take away hockey and hairstyling advice from veteran Cody Eakin, who ‘Best Hair’ in the annual NHLPA Player Poll.

April 28, 2022

Longtime Sabres fan Alex Tuch thrilled to wear the blue and gold

By: Chris Lomon

Alex Tuch is now a member of his hometown Buffalo Sabres, and it's debatable which family is most excited about it.

January 19, 2022

Player Q&A | Dylan Cozens

By: NHLPA Staff

When he wasn't on the ice, a young Dylan Cozens was probably watching this cartoon about a sponge who lived in a pineapple under the sea.

December 24, 2021

2022 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic™ to feature Toronto Maple Leafs against Buffalo Sabres at Tim Hortons Field

By: NHL media release

Puck drop on the 2022 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic™ is set for March 13, 2022 in Hamilton, Ont.

September 16, 2021

Sabres re-sign Mittelstadt, Jokiharju to 3-year contracts

By: Canadian Press

The Buffalo Sabres locked up Casey Mittelstadt and defenseman Henri Jokiharju to three-year contracts each worth $7.5 million.

September 2, 2021

Lindgren, Mittelstadt having a beauty of an offseason

By: Chris Lomon

There's no surer sign that a new NHL season is around the corner than the return of Da Beauty League – just ask Ryan Lindgren or Casey Mittelstadt.

August 24, 2021

Sabres pick Michigan defenceman Owen Power 1st in NHL draft

By: Canadian Press

Owen Power was seated outside his aunt's house in Burlington, Ont. when he heard his name called first in the NHL entry draft.

July 23, 2021

Sabres hire Don Granato as coach to turn around franchise

By: Canadian Press

The time is now: Granato was hired Tuesday to take over the Sabres as the head coach, no interim tag needed.

June 29, 2021

Sabres `French Connection' winger Rene Robert dies at 72

By: Canadian Press

Rene Robert, a member of the Buffalo Sabres’ famed “French Connection Line,” died Tuesday at a Florida hospital.

June 22, 2021

Last-place Sabres win draft lottery; Kraken get No. 2 pick

By: Canadian Press

The Buffalo Sabres won the NHL draft lottery and the expansion Seattle Kraken jumped up the order to take the No. 2 pick Wednesday night.

June 2, 2021

Sabres Okposo to miss rest of season with broken cheekbone

By: Canadian Press

Okposo was hurt after being struck by teammate Matt Irwin’s shot in the first period of a 5-2 win at Washington on Thursday.

April 17, 2021