1. Buffalo Sabres: Predicting Their Choice at No. 2 Overall

    With the 2013 NHL entry draft mere days away, the time to officially welcome the third top-three pick in Buffalo Sabres history is almost here...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 8 months ago 4,309 reads 8 comments

  2. Buffalo Sabres: The Ville Leino Buyout Saga

    With the city of Los Angeles celebrating their second Stanley Cup in the last three years, the city of Buffalo hopes to be preparing Ville Leino 's goodbye parade very soon...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 2,090 reads 5 comments

  3. Buffalo Sabres: Why They Should (Mostly) Avoid the Big Names This Offseason

    It goes without saying that the Buffalo Sabres need to improve to compete for the Stanley Cup. This is as obvious a fact as any, but there are plenty of ways they can go about doing it...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 1,791 reads 2 comments

  4. 5 Options for the Buffalo Sabres at No. 2 in the 2014 NHL Draft

    With the 2014 NHL draft mere weeks away, the Buffalo Sabres and general manager Tim Murray enter the next phase of their rebuild...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 4,151 reads 0 comments

  5. Buffalo Sabres: 5 Free Agents Likely to Be Re-Signed

    The Buffalo Sabres have some decisions to make in the coming months about whom they would like to bring back from the franchise's worst team in its history...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 4,137 reads 0 comments

  6. Buffalo Sabres: Why Re-Signing Ryan Miller Was Never the Plan

    On Monday, the St. Louis Blues officially lost out on their pre -trade-deadline move with the Buffalo Sabres ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 9 months ago 9,238 reads 5 comments

  7. Buffalo Sabres: Why the 'Pittsburgh Model' Is Not the 1 for Them

    It's no secret: The Buffalo Sabres have a lot of work to do to become a Stanley Cup contender. There is no one way for the Sabres to reach their goal of the Stanley Cup, but there ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 10 months ago 1,658 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 Storylines of the Buffalo Sabres Offseason

    The Buffalo Sabres had one of the worst seasons in NHL history this season. In the midst of the firing of their head coach and general manager, a general manager search and the ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 10 months ago 2,758 reads 0 comments

  9. Buffalo Sabres: Could Losing the Draft Lottery Be Better in the Long Run?

    On Tuesday night at 8 p.m. ET, the NHL will announce the winner of the draft lottery, and Buffalo Sabres fans will finally be able see where this dreadful season will slot us in June's draft...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 11 months ago 6,096 reads 8 comments

  10. Buffalo Sabres: Struggles Likely to Continue Through Next Season

    Breathe deep, Buffalo Sabres fans. It's almost over. Only eight games remain on the schedule in what could arguably be one of the worst NHL seasons ever...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 11 months ago 1,808 reads 4 comments

  11. Buffalo Sabres: Questions About Ted Nolan Loom as Extension Nears

    Reports have surfaced this week that Ted Nolan's three-year extension to stay on as the Buffalo Sabres head coach is being finalized (via Bob McKenize of TSN )...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 12 months ago 3,694 reads 6 comments

  12. Buffalo Sabres: What Does the Trade Deadline Mean for the Future?

    What could be one of the most talked about days in the Buffalo Sabres ' history has come and gone, and probably with a lot less fanfare than many had hoped for or expected...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 12 months ago 6,457 reads 8 comments

  13. Buffalo Sabres: LaFontaine's Departure Looks Bad, but Should Not Impact Future

    With a chance to reflect on the events of the past 72 hours, Buffalo Sabres fans probably have a lot more questions than answers. Friday, Ryan Miller and Steve Ott were traded to the St...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 12 months ago 3,890 reads 10 comments

  14. Buffalo Sabres: Analyzing the Steve Ott and Ryan Miller Trade

    The wait is over. Last night, with their game with the San Jose Sharks closing in, the Buffalo Sabres traded their star netminder Ryan Miller and captain Steve Ott to the St...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 14,978 reads 9 comments

  15. Buffalo Sabres: Trade Deadline to Set the Stage for the Draft

    And here we go. All of the months of waiting and speculation will come to an end in a mere 10 days as the NHL roster freeze was lifted at midnight and NHL clubs are free to swap players as they so choose, until 3 p...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 5,157 reads 6 comments

  16. Buffalo Sabres: 5 Takeaways from Latest Tim Murray Interview

    Last night during an intermission at the Rochester Americans and Texas Stars AHL tilt in Rochester, Buffalo Sabres general manager Tim Murray gave a lengthy interview to WGR 550 discussing a wide range of topics...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 5,974 reads 3 comments

  17. Buffalo Sabres' Quiet Olympic Freeze Means Busy Trade Deadline

    The Buffalo Sabres were viewed as one of the teams that could make a few moves before Friday's Olympic roster freeze, but like the other teams in the NHL the Sabres decided to stand pat...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 5,228 reads 6 comments

  18. Buffalo Sabres: How GM Regier's Final Non-Trade Was Indicative of Entire Tenure

    As if Buffalo Sabres fans haven't had enough to handle this season with the woeful product on the ice, they now have something more to lament about off the ice...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 6,567 reads 9 comments

  19. Buffalo Sabres: Should They Trade for Ryan Callahan?

    It's not everyday that you see as strong a reaction to a player purportedly being placed on the trading block as you did when Ryan Callahan was yesterday...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 6,025 reads 25 comments

  20. Buffalo Sabres: An Early Look at the 2014 NHL Entry Draft

    The Buffalo Sabres have ridden the struggle bus most of the season, and due to that, they will likely be "rewarded" with a top pick in the 2014 NHL draft...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 16,894 reads 15 comments

  21. Buffalo Sabres: Predictions for the Second Half of the 2013-14 Season

    The Buffalo Sabres hit the midpoint of their 2013-14 season last night with an embarrassing loss to the Minnesota Wild and former captain Jason Pominville ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 2,741 reads 2 comments

  22. Buffalo Sabres: Why Ted Nolan Deserves a Chance to Drop the Interim Tag

    This week there have been multiple reports from sources like TSN's Bob McKenzie saying that the Buffalo Sabres have narrowed their list of general managers down and will begin their second-round interviews soon...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 3,819 reads 3 comments

  23. Buffalo Sabres: Why They Must Hire a General Manager Soon

    The Buffalo Sabres ' general manager search began a little over a month ago with the hiring of Vice President of Hockey Operations Pat LaFontaine and the relatively unceremonious firing of Darcy Regier ...

    Matt Clouden Written by Matt Clouden about 1 year ago 3,869 reads 12 comments

  24. 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 1 year ago 5,374 reads 13 comments

  25. 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 1 year ago 9,333 reads 11 comments