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Buffalo Sabres

The Buffalo Sabres are a professional ice hockey team based in Buffalo, New York. They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). The team was established in 1970, along with the Vancouver Canucks, when the league expanded to 14 teams. They have played at First Niagara Center since 1996. Prior to that, the Buffalo Sabres played at the Buffalo Memorial Auditorium from the start of the franchise in 1970. The Sabres are currently owned by Terry Pegula and coached by Dan Bylsma. The team has twice advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals, losing to the Philadelphia Flyers in 1975 and to the Dallas Stars in 1999. 

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Schedules

Past 10 meetings

W 10% L 90%
1 9
  • Sabres @ Canadiens 4-7 L
  • Maple Leafs @ Sabres 4-2 L
  • Blues @ Sabres 3-4 W
  • Sabres @ Hurricanes 2-4 L
  • Penguins @ Sabres 5-0 L
  • Stars @ Sabres 2-0 L
  • Sabres @ Avalanche 0-3 L
  • Sabres @ Blackhawks 4-5 L
  • Oilers @ Sabres 4-3 L
  • Sabres @ Maple Leafs 2-5 L

Next meetings

  • @New Jersey(02-17-19) 1 - 4
  • @Ottawa(11-01-18) 2 - 4
  • Detroit(02-09-19) 1 - 3
  • @NY Islanders(09-28-18) 5 - 4
  • Columbus(09-25-18) 4 - 2
  • Nashville(03-19-18) 4 - 0
  • Ottawa(11-03-18) 2 - 9
  • @Detroit(11-24-18) 3 - 2

Offense 2018-2019

Season Stats Rank
GOALS 201 25
SHOTS 2,402 14
POWER PLAYS 217 19
FACEOFF TOTAL 1.000 2
PEN. MINUTES 528 4

Defense 2018-2019

Season Stats Rank
GOALS AG. 241 24
SHOTS AG. 2,462 22
SHOTOUTS AG. 2 7
PP AGAINTS 194 3
P.P.M.A 580 23

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Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2018-2019 1 Round 1 Rasmus Dahlin D Frolunda
2018-2019 1 Round 2 Mattias Samuelsson D USA U-18
2018-2019 1 Round 4 Matej Pekar C Muskegon
2018-2019 24 Round 4 Linus Lindstrand Cronholm D Malmo Jr.
2018-2019 1 Round 5 Miska Kukkonen D Ilves Jr.
2018-2019 1 Round 7 William Worge Kreu D Linkoping Jr.
2017-2018 8 Round 1 Casey Mittelstadt C Eden Prairie
2017-2018 6 Round 2 Marcus Davidsson C Djurgarden
2017-2018 23 Round 2 Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen G HPK Jr.
2017-2018 27 Round 3 Oskari Laaksonen D Ilves Jr.
2017-2018 6 Round 4 Jacob Bryson D Providence
2017-2018 6 Round 7 Linus Weissbach LW Tri-City

buffalo-sabres Stats 2018-2019

Offensive
Player GP G GWG GO GP1 GP2 Gp3 GPP GSH PPP PSH SHI SHOT
Player GP G GWG GO GP1 GP2 Gp3 GPP GSH PPP PSH SHI SHOT
Jeff Skinner 74 37 7 3 12 10 12 8 0 16 0 1562 242
Jack Eichel 69 26 2 2 10 6 8 8 0 23 0 1571 274
Sam Reinhart 74 19 0 0 5 7 7 2 0 15 0 1557 157
Jason Pominville 66 15 3 0 4 7 4 1 0 2 0 1120 117
Conor Sheary 70 13 3 1 5 4 3 4 0 5 0 1344 130
Statistics
Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM
Player GP GS FL FW H L W OL PM
Linus Ullmark 33 30 0 0 0 12 14 4 0
Carter Hutton 46 44 0 0 0 22 17 2 2
Alexander Nylander 6 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Brendan Guhle 5 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 2
C.J. Smith 11 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Assits
Player GP GS A APP ASH
Player GP GS A APP ASH
Jack Eichel 69 0 49 15 0
Sam Reinhart 74 0 41 13 0
Rasmus Ristolainen 74 0 34 13 0
Rasmus Dahlin 74 0 32 14 0
Jeff Skinner 74 0 22 8 0
Defense
Player GP GS GA GAA GP1A GP2A GP3A GOA SA SOA SP1A SP2A SP3A BS
Player GP GS GA GAA GP1A GP2A GP3A GOA SA SOA SP1A SP2A SP3A BS
Linus Ullmark 33 30 97 3.127 24 35 34 4 1032 14 346 350 322 0
Carter Hutton 46 44 128 2.952 33 58 35 2 1414 28 479 492 415 0
Alexander Nylander 6 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Brendan Guhle 5 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
C.J. Smith 11 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Shutouts
Player GP GS SHU SHUA SHUS SHUL
Player GP GS SHU SHUA SHUS SHUL
Linus Ullmark 33 30 2 0 0 0
Alexander Nylander 6 0 0 0 0 0
Brendan Guhle 5 0 0 0 0 0
C.J. Smith 11 0 0 0 0 0
Carter Hutton 46 44 0 0 0 3
Time on ice
Player GP GS TOIESS TOIPPS TOIS TOISHS
Player GP GS TOIESS TOIPPS TOIS TOISHS
Carter Hutton 46 44 129952 13829 156095 12314
Linus Ullmark 33 30 95321 8767 111683 7595
Rasmus Ristolainen 74 0 86662 13723 109981 9596
Rasmus Dahlin 74 0 80198 13013 93835 624
Jack Eichel 69 0 67395 15157 84416 1864

Stadium

First Niagara Center
Buffalo, New York, USA.
Capacity: 19,070

Last Injuries

Buffalo Sabres

  • Matt Hunwick

    Upper Body
    Ques Mon | questionable

    Hunwick sat out the previous game battling an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will lace up against the Devils on Monday.

  • Zach Bogosian

    Lower Body
    Out Mon | out

    Bogosian is dealing with a lower-body injury and will not play Monday against the Devils.

  • Nathan Beaulieu

    Undisclosed
    Prob Sat | probable

    Beaulieu sat out his second-consecutive game with an unspecified ailment but it is likely he will face the Predators on Saturday.

  • Brendan Guhle

    Upper Body
    Out indefinitely | out

    Guhle is nursing an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for return.

  • Marco Scandella

    Upper Body
    Prob Sun | probable

    Scandella missed the previous game with an upper-body injury but is expected to play against the Blues on Sunday.

  • Zach Bogosian

    Upper Body
    Prob Sat | probable

    Bogosian sat out the last game due to an upper-body injury but will return to face the Hurricanes on Saturday.

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