1. Why Tim Murray's Lottery Comments Don't Concern Jack Eichel

    Saturday night was a complicated night for Buffalo Sabres fans. The race for 30th was over, but the suspense of whether the Sabres would win the lottery and the right to select Connor McDavid at the 2015 NHL draft was not...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 5 days ago 3,529 reads 2 comments

  2. Complete Guide to the 2015 Offseason for the Buffalo Sabres

    Congratulations, Buffalo Sabres fans, the tearing down is over. After following up their 52-point 2013-14 campaign with an equally atrocious 54-point effort this season, the Sabres ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 days ago 8,062 reads 12 comments

  3. Buffalo Sabres: The State of the Team at the End of the 2014-15 Season

    Be thankful, Buffalo Sabres fans: It's almost over. At about 10 p.m. ET Saturday night, the 2014-15 season will (finally) come to a close, and Buffalo hockey fans can turn their attention to some hockey that matters for a few months...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 18 days ago 3,962 reads 7 comments

  4. Buffalo Sabres: Why Penalties Have Been the Least of Their Problems

    "All year we've been taking penalties at the wrong time, and tonight it killed us." That was the quote from Tyler Ennis during his postgame scrum after the Buffalo Sabres ' 4-3 shootout loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs last Wednesday...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 month ago 583 reads 2 comments

  5. Buffalo Sabres: Analyzing Their Moves at the Trade Deadline

    The NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the Buffalo Sabres and their general manager Tim Murray were once again big players in the occasion...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 month ago 2,066 reads 2 comments

  6. Buffalo Sabres: Trade Deadline the Beginning of a Major Roster Overhaul

    Monday's NHL trade deadline has been overshadowed in the past few days, with many of the talked-about targets moving a few days before the frenzy...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 month ago 5,389 reads 3 comments

  7. Ranking the Players the Buffalo Sabres Should Covet at the Trade Deadline

    Wait, pieces the Buffalo Sabres should want to acquire at the deadline? Yes, despite the Sabres' current position in 30th in the NHL , there is a real possibility they not only ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 2 months ago 6,414 reads 17 comments

  8. Buffalo Sabres: What Options Do They Have in Net for the Future?

    The Buffalo Sabres have had many struggles this season, that much is known. But as much as they have struggled in most aspects, the Sabres have been buoyed at times by some pretty solid goaltending...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 2 months ago 4,051 reads 6 comments

  9. Buffalo Sabres: On Kane, Enroth and Going All-in on the Tank

    On Wednesday, general manager Tim Murray and the Buffalo Sabres sent waves through the hockey world by completing a blockbuster trade with the Winnipeg Jets ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 2 months ago 4,763 reads 15 comments

  10. Buffalo Sabres: Is Cody Hodgson a Legitimate Buyout Candidate?

    It's no secret the Buffalo Sabres have underachieved this year, and Cody Hodgson is no exception. Hodgson has been in the spotlight since his arrival a few trade deadlines ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 3 months ago 2,911 reads 6 comments

  11. Buffalo Sabres: Looking at the Prospects Not Named McDavid or Eichel

    In a season full of negatives for the struggling Buffalo Sabres , there is one shining positive awaiting at the end of the tunnel in the form of the 2015 NHL draft. Everyone has heard of Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel by now and rightfully so...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 3 months ago 4,611 reads 6 comments

  12. Buffalo Sabres: Where Does the Current Slump Leave Them?

    So 2015 has been fun for Buffalo Sabres fans, hasn't it? The Sabres are marred in a 1-14-1 slump that includes an 0-9-0 showing in the month of January...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 3 months ago 2,435 reads 6 comments

  13. Buffalo Sabres: Revisiting the Potential for a Tyler Myers Trade

    With the Buffalo Sabres crashing back to earth in a big way over the past 12 games, the focus has again turned to the upcoming offseason and beyond...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 3 months ago 2,309 reads 0 comments

  14. Buffalo Sabres: What Can We Expect in the 2nd Half of the Season?

    At first glance, it seems two Buffalo Sabres teams have taken the ice in the team's first 41 games this season...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 4 months ago 1,225 reads 0 comments

  15. Buffalo Sabres: Does This String of Wins Signal the End of the Tank?

    So this was unexpected. Coming off of two straight wins against the Montreal Canadiens , the Buffalo Sabres have now won five of their last six contests and have climbed from the basement of the NHL to 27th...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 5 months ago 3,471 reads 0 comments

  16. Buffalo Sabres: Can Ted Nolan Survive the Season?

    It's certainly no secret that the Buffalo Sabres are a tire fire this season. One of the few questions that could possibly remain for Sabres fans, aside from how bad the team actually could be, is the fate of head coach Ted Nolan ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 5 months ago 2,121 reads 1 comments

  17. Buffalo Sabres: What Should They Do with Nikita Zadorov?

    With the amount of young talent the Buffalo Sabres have on their roster, it was only a matter of time before a significant hurdle was encountered. Enter the Nikita Zadorov saga...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 6 months ago 1,994 reads 0 comments

  18. Buffalo Sabres: 5 Early Observations from the 2014-15 Season

    It's been a rough start to the Buffalo Sabres ' 2014-15 season, but not too many can say they didn't expect it. The team sits at 1-6-0, squarely last in the league while also ranking last in a number of important areas of the game...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 6 months ago 3,600 reads 3 comments

  19. Buffalo Sabres: What Should the Return Be for a Tyler Myers Trade?

    Last week the Buffalo Sabres already had a major outlet reporting that one of their more prominent players is on the trading block. Looks like not much has changed from last season, after all...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 6 months ago 7,259 reads 19 comments

  20. Predictions for the Buffalo Sabres' 2014-15 Season

    The Buffalo Sabres' 2014-15 season begins Thursday night with a matchup against what should be a solid Columbus Blue Jackets team. To say expectations are low may be the understatement of the century...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 7 months ago 1,233 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 Biggest Questions for the Buffalo Sabres' 2014-15 Season

    With less than a week remaining until the Buffalo Sabres begin their highly anticipated 2014-15 season, a lot of questions remain...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 7 months ago 1,922 reads 0 comments

  22. Buffalo Sabres: Is Mikhail Grigorenko Finally Ready for the NHL?

    The last couple of seasons have not been kind to Mikhail Grigorenko at the NHL level. After the lockout, and his dominance of the QMJHL , only helped to fuel the expectations ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 7 months ago 4,551 reads 1 comments

  23. Should the Buffalo Sabres Be Concerned About Their Struggles at Traverse City?

    Lost this weekend in the euphoria surrounding the other Buffalo team, the Buffalo Sabres ' highly touted group of prospects traveled to Traverse City, Michigan, to play in the annual prospects tournament...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 7 months ago 3,336 reads 1 comments

  24. Buffalo Sabres: What Should They Do with Sam Reinhart This Year?

    It's a dilemma Buffalo Sabres fans aren't new to, but it's certainly one that could be hotly debated from now through mid-October...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 8,190 reads 10 comments

  25. Is It Time for the Buffalo Sabres to Play Their Young Defensemen in 2014-15?

    It goes without saying that the Buffalo Sabres have had a busy offseason. General manager Tim Murray has spent his summer retooling the Sabres' lineup, adding some veterans to the mix along with a likely high draft pick...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 1,076 reads 2 comments