Melissa Burgess has found the perfect way to combine her two passions - writing and hockey. She has written for several outlets over the last ten years covering topics such as the Buffalo Sabres, prospects and women's hockey. A born-and-raised Buffalonian, Melissa has been enthusiastic about the city's hockey for as long as she can remember. In addition to writing at Die By the Blade, Melissa covers women's hockey at The Victory Press and writes features for Canisius College's men's hockey team.
The scouting combine returns to the Queen City for the first time since 2019.
Samuelsson is a budding young defenseman with a bright future.
Rochester beats Utica to advance to the third round for the first time since 2004.
Jankowski’s time in the NHL was nothing special, but his AHL impact is felt.
Buffalo is the City of Good Neighbors; let’s all step up in this time of need.