Several teams that have seemed to be good fits to acquire Eichel don't look that way anymore.
"If he's going to trade his franchise player, Adams has to keep his eyes on the prize," writes Mike Harrington.
"Can the Sabres patch things up with their star? Don’t bet on it," writes The News' Editorial Board.
In 16 games since switching to his natural position, Reinhart has 10 goals with five assists for 15 points.
“I think after you drop the gloves, the adrenaline boost is something you can’t really get from anything else,” Cozens said.
Lafreniere scored the tie-breaking goal with 10:11 left to play Tuesday night and the New York Rangers went on to beat the Sabres, 3-1, in Madison Square Garden.
Luukkonen has stopped 74 of 81 shots in his first two games.
The rookie goaltender made 36 saves to win his NHL debut Friday vs. Boston.
"The Sabres still need to shoot pucks more, but at least the ones they are firing are starting to find the net," writes Mike Harrington.
"A more consistent showing on defense is one of several important steps this team must take to become a contender in 2021-22," writes Lance Lysowski.
Sam Reinhart's one-timer from the left circle cut the deficit to two in the third period, but the New York Rangers used an empty-net goal to hold on for a 6-3 win to begin the two-game series.
Since snapping an 18-game winless streak on March 31, Buffalo has scored 46 goals, tied with the Rangers for the sixth-most in the NHL, and owns a 7-5-2 record.
“I can't say anything bad about Donnie,” Dahlin said of Granato. “I love him as a coach. He's a great one."
With a shootout victory against the New York Rangers on Saturday, Ullmark improved to 33 of 38 in his career, and his .868 save percentage took over first place all-time in the NHL for goalies with at least 10 shootouts.
"One thing has quickly become apparent: Granato may have been hired simply to keep the seat warm for somebody else, but he has a real chance to keep his candidacy growing," writes Mike Harrington.
This game illustrated how far the Sabres have come in only two weeks and the power of ending a 34-day run of futility that plummeted Buffalo to the bottom of the NHL standings.
Tage Thompson scored in a shootout to give the Buffalo Sabres a 3-2 win over the New York Rangers as fans returned to KeyBank Center on Saturd…
In eight games since Granato took over, the Sabres have allowed the second-most goals in the NHL while ranking 29th and 21st on the power play and penalty kill, respectively.
When the Buffalo Sabres take the ice inside KeyBank Center on Saturday night, they’ll do so to the soundtrack of a cheering crowd for only the…
Playing a back-to-back and on their third game in four nights, the Sabres' energy tank hit empty Thursday night in KeyBank Center.
When Linus Ullmark isn't in the crease, you can just about book a loss for the Buffalo Sabres.
The Sabres have won two in a row just one time this season.
The Sabres have announced they will put tickets on sale for four more home games in KeyBank Center.
The Buffalo Sabres tied the franchise record for their longest winless streak Monday night as Chris Kreider's second power-play goal of the game snapped a third-period tie and sent the New York Rangers to a 5-3 win.
The Buffalo Sabres' goalie depth took another hit early in Monday's game against the New York Rangers as Carter Hutton limped off the ice at M…