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The Buffalo Sabres sent winger Hudson Fasching to the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night and received the rights to defenseman Brandon Hickey and forward Mike Sislo, two unsigned players who could augment their development pool. Hickey, 22, was the captain of Boston University this season, leading the Terriers to their second Hockey East championship as he had six goals …

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The Buffalo Sabres have sent winger Hudson Fasching to the Arizona Coyotes and received two unsigned players in return to potentially add to the development pool – defenseman Brandon Hickey and forward Mike Sislo. Hickey, 22, was the captain of Boston University this season, leading the Terriers to their second Hockey East championship as he had six goals and eight assi…

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The uplifting moments worked both ways. For the patients in Roswell Park Cancer Institute and their families, it was a chance to spend time with athletes they watch on television. For the Buffalo Sabres, it was an opportunity to see the fighting spirit of sick children, meet adults going through tough times and shake the hands of selfless caregivers. The Sabres' holi…

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Like the game that it commemorates, the documentary about the original Winter Classic in Buffalo is filled with chills, highlights and compelling story lines. Also like the game, it has Three Stars. The Third Star of NHL Network's "The First NHL Winter Classic, Hockey Goes Outside" is Sidney Crosby. The Pittsburgh captain used the 2008 outdoor game against the Sabres as…

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Jacob Josefson made an immediate impact the last time he returned from injury. He'll get another chance to do it soon. The Sabres center practiced fully again Monday, and he could rejoin the lineup Tuesday when Buffalo hosts Boston. "Another good-paced practice for him, and we'll see how he is tomorrow," coach Phil Housley said in KeyBank Center. Josefson skated i…

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Evan Rodrigues is doing something that Buffalo Sabres call-ups simply don't do. He's producing. In his first three games since arriving from Rochester, Rodrigues has two goals and three points. That's an impressive start anywhere. In Buffalo, it's especially noteworthy. The shuttle from Rochester to Buffalo has been busy since the start of the 2015-16 season. The …

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PITTSBURGH -- Next up from Rochester: Hudson Fasching. The burly winger got the call Saturday morning and joined the Buffalo Sabres for their game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in PPG Paints Arena. Fasching was slotted on the fourth line with Johan Larsson and Zemgus Girgensons. Fasching entered Saturday as one of four players tied for the Amerks' team lead with si…

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When you look at the crowd of players among the Buffalo Sabres' potential bottom-six forwards, there's one intangible you have to keep in mind about Jacob Josefson. The former New Jersey Devils center is one of the NHL's best when it comes to the shootout. The last two years, remember, the Sabres have been the NHL's worst. Over the last three seasons, Josefson went 1…

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Any thought of Brendan Guhle cracking the opening night lineup on the Buffalo Sabres' blueline ended Sunday morning as the Sabres announced their top defense product has been sent to the Rochester Amerks to open the season. The move is not surprising given the team's depth on the defense and is another indication the Sabres are confident that Marco Scandella will be rea…

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The Sabres' power play was the best in the NHL last season. It was also a one-man show along the blue line. Rasmus Ristolainen was the only defenseman capable of quarterbacking the power play. He led Buffalo with 24 assists and 25 points during man-advantages. The next five defensemen to get power-play time combined for just 10 points. Clearly, the Sabres need help. …

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Sabres fans who still have their old Jason Pominville jerseys can wear them again. He is going to continue to wear No. 29. The Sabres did some number crunching Monday, announcing uniforms for 13 players. Pominville, reacquired this offseason, will wear his familiar No. 29 when the Sabres return to the ice next month. Defenseman Jake McCabe gave up No. 29 and will swi…

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The Sabres did some number crunching Monday. Buffalo fans who still have their old Jason Pominville jerseys will be pleased. Pominville, reacquired this offseason, will wear his familiar No. 29 when the Sabres return to the ice next month. Defenseman Jake McCabe gave up No. 29 and will switch to No. 19, the number he wore in college at Wisconsin. The Sabres announced…