Posts By: Brayton Wilson

Quick Hits: Sabres vs. Maple Leafs

Follow @BJWilsonWGR The Buffalo Sabres just about threw everything at the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night at the KeyBank Center. Buffalo would put up a season-high 43 shots on goal, but goalie Frederik Andersen would turn away 42 of those chances as the Leafs get a 2-1 win on the road. The Leafs would strike first… Read more »

Quick Hits: Sabres at Flames

Follow @BJWilsonWGR The last time the Buffalo Sabres were above the .500-mark in the standings was back on January 25, 2013. That was the shortened 2012-13 season when the Sabres were just 2-1-0 at that point of the season. That night, Buffalo suffered a 3-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes to fall to 2-2 on… Read more »

Muzito-Bagenda ready to take next big step

Follow @BJWilsonWGR It has been quite the road for Daniel Muzito-Bagenda in his journey towards a career in the National Hockey League. The 20-year old was born and raised in Sweden, and played his early hockey years there. Muzito-Bagenda would eventually play with one of the best hockey programs in Sweden with MODO, where he… Read more »

Okposo excited to call Buffalo home

Follow @BJWilsonWGR It has been nearly a week since the Buffalo Sabres landed free agent forward, Kyle Okposo. The 28-year old right winger signed on with the Sabres for seven years with an average annual salary of $6 million dollars. On Thursday, Okposo made his first public appearance with the media at the First Niagara Center…. Read more »

Sabres should target Brandon Pirri

Follow @BJWilsonWGR Free agency around the National Hockey League has been open for nearly a week, and there have been many notable names that have been claimed off the market. For the Buffalo Sabres, the team landed one of the best free agents available in Kyle Okposo to add another goal scorer to the top-six… Read more »

NHL Top-50 Prospects – Final Edition

Follow @BJWilsonWGR After months of counting down the best prospects, the National Hockey League Entry-Level Draft is set to get underway on Friday from the First Niagara Center in Buffalo. The Toronto Maple Leafs are set to pick with the first overall pick in the Draft after winning the NHL Draft Lottery back in late… Read more »

Could the Sabres target Torey Krug?

Follow @BJWilsonWGR The search continues for the Buffalo Sabres to find a top-pair defenseman to play alongside Rasmus Ristolainen for years to come in Buffalo. Sabres general manager Tim Murray has expressed his interest in acquiring a quarterback defenseman who can move the puck well and play with Ristolainen and build chemistry. Many different names… Read more »

NHL Top-50 prospects – Spring Edition

Follow @BJWilsonWGR The 2015-16 National Hockey League has come to a close on Saturday, and the Stanley Cup Playoffs are underway throughout the league. Many junior leagues, and leagues overseas are already deep into the playoffs and competing for a championship. On these teams, many prospects coming up for the 2016 NHL Draft in Buffalo, New… Read more »

Quick Hits: Sabres vs. Blue Jackets

Follow @BJWilsonWGR It was the final home game of the season on Friday night for the Buffalo Sabres. Buffalo was looking to win its fourth straight game, and a chance to get to the .500 mark in the standings. The Sabres were also looking to complete the season sweep of the Columbus Blue Jackets on home-ice. The… Read more »

Quick Hits: Sabres at Penguins

Follow @BJWilsonWGR The Buffalo Sabres closed out the second half of a back-to-back series on Tuesday night in Pittsburgh against the Penguins at the Consol Energy Center. On Monday, the Sabres were out-played for a majority of its game with the Detroit Red Wings, and would fall to the Red Wings at the Joe Louis… Read more »