MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens refused to be satisfied — or comfortable — not with so much at stake.
Brendan Gallagher had two goals and an assist, and the Canadiens beat the Buffalo...
Slumping Sabres call up Alexander Nylander from minors
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The slumping Buffalo Sabres have recalled forward Alexander Nylander from the minors.
Nylander is Buffalo's first-round pick in the 2016 draft and has a career-high 12...
Sabres forward Wilson to miss 8-10 weeks with broken ankle
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres forward Scott Wilson will miss eight to 10 weeks after having surgery for a broken ankle.
The Sabres provided the update Monday, a day after Wilson was hurt in practice. Wilson played a dependable checking-line role and had six goals and 14 points in 49 games after the Sabres acquired him in a trade with Detroit in December.
Sabres assign Nylander to play for Sweden Junior team
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have assigned prospect forward Alexander Nylander to play for Sweden in the upcoming World Junior hockey championship.
Nylander was the Sabres' first-round pick in the 2016 draft and will be appearing in his third consecutive junior championship, which opens in Buffalo on Tuesday. Nylander led Sweden in scoring in the previous two tournaments.
Sabres prospect Nylander set to play after missing 2 months
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres prospect Alexander Nylander is set to make his minor-league season debut after missing two months with a lower body injury.
Sabres assign Nylander to AHL to set season-opening roster
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have assigned 2016 first-round draft pick Alexander Nylander to the minors as part of a series of moves to set their season-opening roster.
Forward Sean Malone joined Nylander in being demoted to Buffalo's American Hockey League affiliate in Rochester. The Sabres also placed forward Evan Rodrigues and defenseman Justin Falk on injured reserve.
Rodrigues hurt a hand in a 3-0 loss to Toronto on Sept. 22. Falk missed practice Tuesday with an undisclosed injury.
Sabres call up top prospect Alexander Nylander
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres' top prospect, Alexander Nylander, has been called up from the minors and is expected to make his NHL debut against his older brother.
Nylander was promoted from AHL Rochester on Monday before Buffalo's home game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, whose lineup features William Nylander.
Sabres sending Nylander to play for Sweden at world juniors
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres are sending top prospect Alexander Nylander to play for Sweden in the world junior hockey championships next week.
The Sabres selected Nylander with the eighth overall pick in this year's draft. The forward has five goals and 12 assists in 29 games with Rochester in the AHL.
Nylander had four goals and five assists for Sweden at last year's world juniors. Buffalo announced the move Tuesday.