Sabers weighing options with three first-round picks at 2022 NHL Draft

Sabers weighing options with three first-round picks at 2022 NHL Draft

BUFFALO– The Buffalo Sabers are keeping their options open with their three first-round picks in the 2022 Upper Deck NHL Draft, general manager Kevyn Adams said Monday. “I’d still say if right now, that’s probably where I’m very comfortable with [keeping the picks], but we’re also going to make sure that we’re having all those … Read more

Host Finland outlasts Canada, completes ‘unbelievable’ run with world hockey championship title

Host Finland outlasts Canada, completes ‘unbelievable’ run with world hockey championship title

TAMPERE, Finland — Sakari Manninen scored on a power play at 6 minutes, 42 seconds of 3-on-3 overtime and Finland beat Canada 4-3 on Sunday for its fourth world hockey championship title. Host Finland completed an Olympics-world double after winning in China in February, joining Sweden in 2006 as the only countries to win Olympic … Read more

Power debut has Sabers excited about future

Power debut has Sabers excited about future

TORONTO — Owen Power was being swarmed. The Buffalo Sabers defenseman had just played his first NHL game, a 5-2 victory against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday, and was in Section 117 at Scotiabank Arena where about 100 friends and family were there to greet him. There were hugs aplenty for the young defenseman … Read more

Power to make NHL debut for Sabers against Maple Leafs

Power to make NHL debut for Sabers against Maple Leafs

TAMPA– Owen Powerthe No. 1 pick in the 2021 Draft, will make his NHL debut Tuesday when the Buffalo Sabers visit the Toronto Maple Leafs. The 19-year-old defenseman was born in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, Ontario, and said he expects to have a large group of family and friends in attendance. “It’s going to … Read more

Sabers sign Power to 3-year, entry-level deal

Sabers sign Power to 3-year, entry-level deal

The Buffalo Sabers have signed defenseman Owen Power to a three-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Friday. Power, 19, was selected by the Sabers with the No. 1 pick in the 2021 NHL Draft. He returned to play his sophomore season at the University of Michigan, where he tallied 32 points (3+29) in 33 games. … Read more

Power signs contract with Sabers, was No. 1 pick in 2021 Draft

Power signs contract with Sabers, was No. 1 pick in 2021 Draft

Owen Powerthe No. 1 pick of the 2021 NHL Draft, signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Buffalo Sabers on Friday. The 19-year-old defenseman will join the Sabers in Tampa, Florida, on Saturday, ahead of Buffalo’s game at the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday, and he is expected to make his NHL debut at the … Read more

NHL playoff watch standings update

NHL playoff watch standings update

7:00 AM ET Tim KavanaghESPN.com Close Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York. As we hit the first full week of April, and the last weeks of the 2021-22 NHL season play out, two particular playoff races have been the hottest: the near-daily flip-flop of the … Read more

Sabers defeat Predators after longtime broadcaster Jeanneret honored

Sabers defeat Predators after longtime broadcaster Jeanneret honored

BUFFALO– Tagus Thompson scored twice, and the Buffalo Sabers defeated the Nashville Predators 4-3 at KeyBank Center on Friday. Peyton Krebs and Victor Olofsson each had a goal and an assist, Dylan Cozens and Alex Tuch each had two assists, and Craig Anderson made 22 saves for the Sabers (25-33-11), who honored longtime broadcaster Rick … Read more