Game Previews

A collection of Buffalo Sabres game previews.

Sabres at Kings preview: Nolan vs. Nolan


Ted Nolan faces his son Jordan for the first time while Nikita Zadorov finally makes his way into the lineup as the Sabres face the defending champs.

Sabres at Ducks preview: West coast roadie begins


The Sabres will look to the west in hopes of finding some way to turn around a terrible start to the season.

Preview: Can Sabres turn it around vs. Bruins?


One night after a terrible effort, the Sabres hope to put a better product on the ice as they host the Boston Bruins.

Sabres vs. Panthers preview: Top picks face off


The top two picks in the 2014 draft will face off tonight in Buffalo as the Sabres take on the Panthers.

Sabres at Hurricanes preview


Quite possibly the two worst teams in the league face off tonight on national television. The battle for the basement begins tonight!

Sabres vs. Ducks preview: Afternoon hockey


It's Columbus Day, meaning that the Sabres have afternoon hockey despite many still having to work.

Sabres at Blackhawks preview: This could get ugly


After a loss in their season opener, the Sabres travel to Chicago to take on the powerhouse Blackhawks.

Sabres vs. Jackets preview: The season opener


The 2014-15 Sabres hockey season gets underway tonight at home against the Blue Jackets. Hockey is back, people!

Sabres at Hurricanes preview, lineups, open thread


The final preseason game is here, and the Sabres young prospects will have one more chance to impress the coaching staff in Carolina.

Sabres vs. Capitals lineup, preview, & open thread


It's the final home preseason game for Buffalo - come chat with us right here before, during,m and after the game.


Sabres vs. Hurricanes preview and open thread


The Sabres will look to score their first goal of the preseason as they host the Hurricanes tonight in Buffalo.

Sabres at Capitals Preview and Open Thread



Sabres vs. Islanders preview: The season finale


We've finally reached the last game of the season, and isn't it just so fitting that the Sabres are facing the New York Islanders.

Sabres at Rangers preview: Stafford returns


The Sabres are slowly getting healthier as their year comes down to the final three games.

Sabres at Flyers preview: Let's play the spoiler


With last place locked up, all that's left to do for the Sabres is play the spoiler - tonight, against the Flyers.

Sabres at Red Wings preview: Datsyuk returns


The second half of a back-to-back finds the Sabres traveling to Detroit. If the Sabres lose tonight, they will guarantee themselves to finish with the fewest wins in a full season since 1971-72,...

Sabres at Blues preview: First vs. worst


The #1 team in the NHL takes on the #30 team and their brand new defenseman.

Sabres vs. Devils preview: No more interim coach


With little to play for in their final games, the Sabres will try to play spoiler for the Devils playoff hopes.

Preview: Hasek's Hall of Fame Night


The Dominator returns to Buffalo tonight as the Sabres try to channel some hometown love into a much needed win against the Lightning.

Sabres at Preds preview: Myers, Mitchell out


The Sabres wrap up their road trip with a game in Nashville. Will they finish the five game trip with more than two points?

Preview: Hackett In Goal, Myers Rejoins Blueline


Matt Hackett got the "W" in his first game as a Buffalo Sabre, but will he be able to help the team get it's third win of the month tonight?

Sabres at Canucks preview: Lieuwen starts again


The Sabres West Coast road trip continues with a stop in Vancouver to face another team that's not exactly on the up-and-up.

Sabres at Oilers Preview: The toilet bowl


A late night (on the East Coast) battle between the two worst teams in the league? How is this not the game of the week?

Preview: Lieuwen to start, Sabres try to snap skid


Buffalo's six-game losing streak is going strong - can a road trip out West and a new goaltender do anything to snap them out of their funk?

Sabres vs. Habs Preview: Vanek returns to Buffalo


Can the Sabres find some St. Patrick's Day luck against a team they haven't beat all year - the Canadiens?

Preview: Sabres vs. Predators


The Sabres look to return to their winning ways against a team fighting for a playoff spot.

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