1. Buffalo Sabres: What Should They Do with Ryan Miller?

    During another week of ugly losses for the Buffalo Sabres , the New York Rangers —to the surprise of no one—came to terms on a seven year, $59.5 million deal with their Vezina -winning netminder , Henrik Lundqvist...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 7 months ago 5,121 reads 13 comments

  2. Buffalo Sabres: Why the 2014 Draft Is the Key to the Rebuild

    With the Buffalo Sabres unable to score goals once again in the still relatively young season, the reality has likely settled in for most who follow the team: They'll be picking very, very high in next year's NHL Entry Draft...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 7 months ago 8,734 reads 11 comments

  3. Buffalo Sabres: The Rebuild Continues Without the Youth

    After a few days of speculation following the Buffalo Sabres ' home-and-home with the Toronto Maple Leafs , the Sabres have effectively purged most of the youth on its roster this morning, per their official Twitter account...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 2,611 reads 6 comments

  4. Buffalo Sabres: What Can We Expect from the New Front Office?

    In a move that was both equally unexpected and long overdue, the Buffalo Sabres announced the firing of long-time general manager Darcy Regier and head coach Ron Rolston Wednesday ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 2,952 reads 2 comments

  5. Buffalo Sabres: Thomas Vanek Trade Should Have Team All-in on Youth Movement

    Sunday the Buffalo Sabres said goodbye to arguably their most offensively prolific player since Pat LaFontaine and Alex Mogilny donned the blue and gold. This season has largely been a nightmare for the Sabres...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 1,732 reads 3 comments

  6. Buffalo Sabres: Analyzing the Thomas Vanek-Matt Moulson Trade

    Trading a star player is never easy for a team or its fanbase. The Buffalo Sabres and its fans learned this last trade deadline when captain Jason Pominville was shipped off to Minnesota for two prospects and two picks...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 5,808 reads 5 comments

  7. Buffalo Sabres: Does a Trade with the Oilers Make Sense?

    Right now the Twittersphere is abuzz with a potential Buffalo Sabres - Edmonton Oilers trade that, as of right now, may have both teams swapping their entire rosters...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 13,303 reads 25 comments

  8. Buffalo Sabres: Why the Ron Rolston Experiment Needs to End

    After Thursday night's embarrassing loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets , the Buffalo Sabres have moved to 0-4-1 with a minus-nine goal differential, behind only Florida and the New York Rangers ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 5,987 reads 15 comments

  9. On Fighting: Its Role and Its Cost in Today's NHL

    The fighting debate has emerged once again, with it unfortunately coming on the heels of a scary sight in Montreal Tuesday night involving the oft-battling George Parros ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 1,434 reads 4 comments

  10. Buffalo Sabres: Factors That Will Determine Their Fate This Season

    The Buffalo Sabres' season opens Wednesday night in Detroit against their new division foe, the Red Wings. The Sabres do not find themselves high on many lists to start the season, but there are questions surrounding this Sabres team nonetheless...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 2,757 reads 1 comments

  11. Buffalo Sabres: How They Match Up Against the Atlantic Division

    The new-look Atlantic Division will pit the Buffalo Sabres against some old foes and new rivals. The Sabres have missed the playoffs for the past two seasons, and expectations are not much higher this season...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 10 months ago 2,391 reads 4 comments

  12. Buffalo Sabres 2013-14 Preview: Goaltending

    The Buffalo Sabres ' goaltenders were busy last season. The Sabres ranked dead last in the NHL by allowing 33.5 shots per game last season, with a significant gap between them and the 29th-rated team, the Edmonton Oilers ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 10 months ago 2,309 reads 1 comments

  13. Buffalo Sabres 2013-14 Preview: Defensemen

    Last season, the Buffalo Sabres opened up the year in January with what many determined was a surplus of talent on the blue line. This year is much of the same, while at the same time being oh so different...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 11 months ago 3,078 reads 11 comments

  14. Buffalo Sabres 2013-14 Preview: Forwards

    Last year, the Buffalo Sabres by no means lit up the scoreboard. Ranking 21st in the league in scoring, the Sabres offense, while at times showing flashes of dominance, was far too inconsistent to allow the Sabres to compete for the playoffs...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 11 months ago 2,853 reads 7 comments

  15. Buffalo Sabres: Some Answers to a Few Lingering Offseason Questions

    The Buffalo Sabres ' offseason has been busy and quiet at the same time. Essentially there haven't been a lot of big moves from the Sabres this offseason, but there have been plenty ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 12 months ago 4,345 reads 11 comments

  16. Debating a Potential New Jersey-Buffalo Trade for Thomas Vanek

    On July 11, Ilya Kovalchuk surprised many in the hockey world by retiring from the New Jersey Devils and walking away from the remainder of his ridiculous 15-year, $100 million contract he signed with them a few seasons ago...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 12 months ago 5,367 reads 8 comments

  17. Available Free Agents That Would Be Good Fits for the Buffalo Sabres

    As the available free agents begin to dwindle, the Buffalo Sabres are left with fewer options to aid them in their rebuilding process...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 12 months ago 4,928 reads 8 comments

  18. Buffalo Sabres Remain Quiet at Start of Free Agency

    When the floodgates to free agency opened on July 5, the Buffalo Sabres were passive observers as the rest of their yet-to-be-named conference added some important pieces...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 2,276 reads 3 comments

  19. Buffalo Sabres: Positives and Negatives of Their Draft Class

    The Buffalo Sabres used all 10 of their draft picks yesterday and acquired another via trade to re-stock their prospect cupboard. While the Sabres' draft has been applauded by many, there still were some negatives at the end of the day...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 4,980 reads 8 comments

  20. Buffalo Sabres' Three Biggest Draft Story Lines

    This will be a six-part series highlighting what the Buffalo Sabres ' draft plans may be, including an individual look at all four picks the Sabres have in the top 52...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 3,767 reads 0 comments

  21. Buffalo Sabres Draft Preview Part 5: The No. 52 Pick

    This will be a six-part series highlighting what the Buffalo Sabres ' draft plans may be, including an individual look at all four picks the Sabres have in the top 52...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 936 reads 0 comments

  22. Buffalo Sabres Draft Preview Part 4: The No. 38 Pick

    This will be a six-part series highlighting what the Buffalo Sabres ' draft plans may be, including an individual look at all four picks the Sabres have in the top 52...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 1,170 reads 2 comments

  23. Buffalo Sabres Re-Sign Jhonas Enroth to 2-Year Extension

    The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed netminder Jhonas Enroth to a two-year deal this morning according to ESPN's Pierre Lebrun , ensuring that the Sabres will be with at least one of their two top goalies to start next season...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 1,415 reads 8 comments

  24. Buffalo Sabres: Was It a Mistake to Trade Daniel Paille?

    Right about now it's not hard to picture many Buffalo Sabres fans hitting their heads off of the nearest table wondering how in the world their general manager, Darcy Regier , could trade Daniel Paille ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 2,266 reads 10 comments

  25. Buffalo Sabres Draft Preview Part 3: The No. 16 Pick

    This will be a six-part series highlighting what the Buffalo Sabres ' draft plans may be, including an individual look at all four picks the Sabres have in the top-50...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 2,861 reads 12 comments