Sabres new ECHL affiliation another smart move

The latest addition to the Buffalo Sabres family is a smart affiliation that adds some room to what is a burgeoning farm system.

Amerks update: Not out of the dark yet

The Amerks currently sit in 7th place in the West, but it will take a lot of wins and some help to keep their playoff dreams alive.

Murray: Jake McCabe could play in BUF this year

Tim Murray let slip today that the Sabres might be getting a new defenseman in the near future, while the Amerks get some help at forward.

Second time around better for Grigorenko

The second time around in Rochester is the best chance yet for Mikhail Grigorenko to show us what he's got.

Amerks Update: New Players and a FUN(!) Team

The Amerks continue to be lucky that the Calder Cup Playoffs don't start tomorrow, but they're quickly approaching!

Amerks Update: The Amerks Are...Winning?

It's been a while since our last look down on the farm, but the Amerks have been winning and that's more than okay!

Varone Recalled; Porter, McNabb Sent To Rochester

The changes under Ted Nolan never end, and now a longtime Amerk will get his first crack at the NHL.

Grigorenko Sent To Juniors, Refuses To Report

The Sabres have made a couple of roster moves, sending two of their youngsters down in order to make room for some healthy veterans, but Mikhail Grigorenko is not happy with he decision.

WJC: Ristolainen Scores Golden Goal

The Buffalo Sabres prospects had an incredibly strong showing as the 2014 World Junior Championship comes to a close.

WJC: Risto to play for gold, Russia for bronze

Rasmus Ristolainen will be playing for gold today while Mikhail Grigorenko and Nikita Zadorov play for bronze.


2014 World Junior Championships Update

The three Sabres prospects have entered the elimination rounds.

The Amerks Go To Switzerland!

The Amerks got a trip to Switzerland and the Spengler Cup for Christmas, but the trip was anything but magical.

World Juniors Viewing Guide For Sabres Fans

The 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship began today in Malmo, Sweden. Here's everything you need to know to follow the Sabres prospects in the tournament and Team USA.

Amerks Update: Monsters Everywhere!

The Amerks will face the Lake Erie Monsters five times in an eleven game stretch ... which is both good and not so good.

Amerks ready for outdoor game this Friday

The Sabres farm team will play in the AHL's outdoor game this Friday night against the Lake Erie Monsters.

Buffalo Sabres WJC Update

The Sabres are sending five prospects to the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships.

There's more not than hot in Rochester these days!

The Amerks are not very good right now. Except for the beard of Mike Zigomanis, which is epic.

The Youth Movement Is Over In Buffalo

The Sabres send Ristolainen, Larsson, and Grigorenko to Rochester, while Zadorov heads back to the OHL.

Amerks Update: Week of 11/3

Stephanie tells a story, gets a job, gets to go to some hockey games, and really, REALLY wants one of those special-edition Frozen Frontier throwback sweaters.

This Week In Amerks Hockey - 10/20

Hackett rides the pine, Luke Adam keeps scoring goals, Stephanie has a terrible week in sports, and the Amerks beat the Marlies again!

Amerks Update: Adam's Hot Streak, Hackett's Temper

Conflicting feelings on Mike Zigomanis, Luke Adam's hot streak, and Matt Hackett's anger issues highlight the most recent The Week in Amerks Hockey.

An Intro To Our New Writer And The Amerks Weekly

An intro to our newest DBTB writer and the week that was for the Rochester Americans.

Sabres Send Five Back to Juniors

The Buffalo Sabres sent five players back to their clubs in the juniors after the first round of cuts.

Sabres Open Traverse City Tourney With 3-2 Win

Buffalo's prospects began their championship defense in the Traverse City tournament with a victory over the best of the Blue Jackets.

Updates: 2014 WJC Camps, RFAs, and Tardif Signs

Here's a few small updates on some stories we'll be following for the rest of the summer, and one signing for the Amerks.

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