1. Connor Knapp: Buffalo Sabres' Top Prospects (No. 9)

    (Note: This will be a top-ten countdown of the Buffalo Sabres ' top prospects. In order to be considered a prospect, the player has be eligible for the Calder Trophy this season, ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 1,285 reads 1 comments

  2. Buffalo Sabres: Why the Sabres Should Not Sign Shane Doan

    “Here we go again,” may be the most popular phrase in Buffalo right now. Last night, John Buccigross of ESPN confirmed weeks of speculation on Twitter by reporting ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 2,444 reads 11 comments

  3. Jake McCabe: Buffalo Sabres' Top Prospects (No. 10)

    ( Note: This will be a top-ten countdown of the Buffalo Sabres ' top prospects. In order to be considered a prospect, the player has be eligible for the Calder Trophy this season, ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 3,153 reads 3 comments

  4. Buffalo Sabres: Should Darcy Regier Make Any More Moves This Offseason?

    Right around February 1 last season, a certain phrase became popular on Twitter among Buffalo Sabres fans: "Do something Darcy...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 1,995 reads 27 comments

  5. Buffalo Sabres: Will They Make the Playoffs in 2012-2013?

    When the dust settled on the Buffalo Sabres ' 2011-12 season, disappointment and excuses were all that remained. No playoff run. No vindication for Darcy Regier. No credit for Lindy Ruff...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 2,720 reads 9 comments

  6. Buffalo Sabres: The Case for Darcy Regier and Lindy Ruff

    Buffalo Sabres fans are divided. In one camp, they want to see head coach Lindy Ruff and general manager Darcy Regier out on the street, dragging their bags out of town on the 90...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 2,882 reads 38 comments

  7. Rick Nash Trade: Breaking Down What the Rangers Sacrificed to Obtain Nash

    Finally. The hockey world has let out a collective sigh of relief as the Rick Nash saga has reportedly come to an end...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 568 reads 0 comments

  8. Buffalo Sabres: 3 Reasons Why It May Be Time to Blow Up the Roster

    Let's play devil's advocate. The Buffalo Sabres have made some minor and one huge move since the draft at the end of June, and for many it has been encouraging...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 4,355 reads 42 comments

  9. Is Thomas Vanek's Time as a Buffalo Sabre Coming to an End?

    Last week I stumbled upon something interesting in the Twittersphere. The much-maligned, anonymous "trade-breaker" @HockeyyInsiderr tweeted that the Buffalo Sabres and the Colorado Avalanche were discussing a Thomas Vanek for Paul Stastny swap...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 5,030 reads 10 comments

  10. Rick Nash Sweepstakes: Why the Sabres Should Stay out

    Ok, let's address the preliminary thoughts many of you may have before even reading this first. One, it is true that no one knows for sure whether or not Buffalo is on Rick Nash 's fabled list of teams he wants to go to...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 2,198 reads 14 comments

  11. Buffalo Sabres Offseason: How the Steve Ott Trade Impacts the Sabres in 2012-13

    Ladies and gentlemen, Sabres general manager Darcy Regier has done it again. Regier sent town pariah Derek Roy to the Dallas Stars for centerman Steve Ott and defenseman Adam ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 4,836 reads 9 comments

  12. Buffalo Sabres: 3 Moves to Consider for the 2012-2013 Season

    It is that time on the NHL calendar where rumors are rampant, every fan is a general manager and every NHL team is trying to make the right move to propel them straight to kissing the Stanley Cup...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 2 years ago 4,810 reads 6 comments

  13. 3 Decisions for Lindy Ruff and the Buffalo Sabres: Who Makes the Cut?

    With the preseason winding down and the regular season mere days away, Lindy Ruff has some decisions to make. In the overall scheme of things, there are three major decisions to be made by Ruff and Co...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 3 years ago 1,354 reads 8 comments

  14. Sidney Crosby's Look on Head Shots: Why the NHL Cannot Listen

    First let me start with this: Sidney Crosby is one of the few integral parts of the NHL. While I may say so begrudgingly and am one of the first to start a Crys-by chant when I see him play, he is a transcendent talent and needs to be on the ice...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 3 years ago 767 reads 16 comments

  15. Buffalo Sabres: Five Predictions for the 2011- 2012 Season

    As training camp draws nearer as August gives way to September, the Buffalo Sabres have made waves this offseason...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 3 years ago 2,256 reads 8 comments

  16. Buffalo Sabres 2011-2012 Season Preview

    The emotions ran high on that cold February night when Terry Pegula walked out to an ovation like none other, taking the reigns of a team that had broken hearts for so long. One emotion in particular was seeping out of the building that night: hope...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 3 years ago 1,479 reads 7 comments

  17. Nashville's Shea Weber Saga: Why It's Good for the League

    Last week, an arbitrator put the ongoing Shea Weber saga to bed, awarding the stellar 26-year-old defenseman $7.5 million for the upcoming season...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 3 years ago 321 reads 4 comments

  18. Strike Three Darcy: The Tale of the Bumbling GM

    I've got three words for you Darcy Regier: You blew it. Buffalo Sabres fans are a loyal bunch. They'll argue in an Elmwood bar until 4 a.m. on how the team is on the right track...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 4 years ago 873 reads 13 comments

  19. Oh How The Blinders Go On When We Speak of LeBron James

    OK, LeBron James is now a member of the Miami Heat. A team that now looks destined to not only win now, but for the duration of the newest Big Three's contracts. This was the right move for LeBron...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 4 years ago 166 reads 1 comments

  20. The Green Bay Packers In 2009: Defense Is Key

    With the season's first meaningful kickoff only a week away, the Green Bay Packers are that close to officially being able to put last season in the rear view mirror...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 5 years ago 680 reads 2 comments

  21. The Key Issues Of The Sabres Offseason

    The last two seasons have not been what Sabres fans would call a success. Three years removed from back-to-back appearances in the Eastern Conference Finals, Buffalo fans are not going to settle for a third straight 10th place finish...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 5 years ago 203 reads 1 comments

  22. How The Buffalo Sabres Can Get Their Groove Back: Part I

    The Sabres had a rough go at it last year, but the hardest thing to swallow for the team and the fans was just how close they came...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 6 years ago 414 reads 7 comments

  23. Sabres: With Miller Re-Signed, Pominville Next

    The dust has now settled from the weekend's activities, and Ryan Miller has over 31 million reasons to be happy he is a Buffalo Sabre. There are two wonderful things about this deal: 1...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 6 years ago 343 reads 8 comments

  24. Open Mic: Please Brett Favre, Please

    Let me just preface this by saying that Brett Favre has been my idol since I was about three years old. My uncle was cleaning out his card collection one day and on the floor was a card that caught my then-wandering eye...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about over 6 years ago 552 reads 1 comments