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Why Buffalo’s McDavid-less future is still brighter than Edmont…

Why Buffalo’s McDavid-less future is still brighter than Edmonton’s

thehockeynews.com Updated 12 hours ago
Was the NHL’s draft lottery presentation the pinnacle of television entertainment? Of course not. But, admit it, your heart pounded through your chest every time Bill Daly flipped over a rectangular team card in his hellish Rorschach test. It was quite …
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  • Whaley on tight end need

    Whaley on tight end need

    The Bills held their pre-draft press conference Monday. During the free agent period the Bills signed TE Charles Clay, released Scott Chandler and let Lee Smith sign with Oakland. With four tight ends on the roster, Whaley was asked if there was a need …
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  • Todd McLellan on the move. Next stop, Edmonton?

    Todd McLellan on the move. Next stop, Edmonton?

    thehockeynews.com 13 hours ago
    There are some coaches who, after losing or leaving an NHL job, need time to decompress and recharge their batteries before they start working again. Todd McLellan is clearly not one of those people. This Friday he’ll leave for Prague to coach Canada in…
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  • Sabres with Eichel; Maple Leafs draft prospects; Blue Jackets o…

    Sabres with Eichel; Maple Leafs draft prospects; Blue Jackets optimism? (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 14 hours ago
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • The only beard is Nashville that…
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  • 25 teams open offseason workouts today

    25 teams open offseason workouts today

    profootballtalk.com 19 hours ago
    The seven NFL teams with new head coaches received a head start of up to two weeks for launching their offseason workout programs. That leaves (abacus, please) 25 teams that launch Phase One of the lifting and conditioning and classroom sessions today. …
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 20 hours ago
    Chargers offensive coordinator Frank Reich thinks Rex Ryan is the perfect coach for the Bills. Looking back on some of Dolphins exec Mike Tannenbaum’s drafts with the Jets. Patriots T Sebastian Vollmer got married, which meant he’s acquired two new ring…
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  • Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prize

    Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prize

    ESPN.com Apr 19 (yesterday)
    Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prize
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  • Sabres GM Tim Murray: ‘I’m disappointed for our fans’

    Sabres GM Tim Murray: ‘I’m disappointed for our fans’

    yahoo.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    GM Tim Murray of the Buffalo Sabres knows there’s a silver lining to the NHL Draft Lottery. He knows that the Edmonton Oilers’ winning the right to draft Connor McDavid – moving up to the No. 1 pick, from their third-worst record and third-best odds – l…
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  • Edmonton Oilers win the Connor McDavid draft lottery

    Edmonton Oilers win the Connor McDavid draft lottery

    thehockeynews.com deadspin.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    It’s heartache in Buffalo and jubilation in Edmonton as for the fourth time in six drafts, the Oilers will pick first overall. This time, they’ll get a chance to draft generational talent Connor McDavid. And if they have any sense at all, they will swin…
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  • Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simula…

    Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simulator

    thehockeynews.com Apr 18 (3 days ago)
    Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…
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  • Richardson: “I’d love to be a contributor” – JMS

    Richardson: “I’d love to be a contributor” – JMS

    buffalobills.com Apr 17 (3 days ago)
    Wrapping up another week here at One Bills Drive. The players were off for the weekend as they finished their offseason workouts on Thursday. We caught up with a few players before they departed and got their opinions on their new teammates and the new …
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  • Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    thehockeynews.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…
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  • Rex looking most forward to O-line work

    Rex looking most forward to O-line work

    buffalobills.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    He’s a defensive coach by trade and a head coach by opportunity, but heading into his team’s first voluntary veteran minicamp in less than two weeks, Bills head coach Rex Ryan is looking forward to working with the offensive line the most. One can under…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    WR Percy Harvin thinks he can “show the world I can be an every down receiver” with the Bills. The Dolphins have to continue investing in their offensive line. Cameron Fleming’s versatility is useful to the Patriots offensive line. Jets CB Darrelle Revi…
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  • How Buffalo’s Connor McDavid tank killed my passion for Sabres …

    How Buffalo’s Connor McDavid tank killed my passion for Sabres hockey

    yahoo.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)
    (Ed. Note: The Buffalo Sabres have completed one of the most disappointing yet hopeful, logical yet controversial seasons in NHL history. Throughout the week, we’ll publish different perspectives on the Tank That Was. Today, it’s Harry Tee, a fairly new…
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  • A Note To Our Readers

    A Note To Our Readers

    yahoo.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)
    Editor's note: A fan's guest column posted earlier Thursday has been removed from the Puck Daddy blog and Yahoo Sports. The column was a fan's view of the Buffalo Sabres' 2014-15 season. The author of the column engaged with other fans on social media u…
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  • Sammy Watkins downplays hip surgery, which is good for Bills

    Sammy Watkins downplays hip surgery, which is good for Bills

    profootballtalk.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)
    After finishing the season slowly following a hip injury, Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins created some concern when he had offseason hip surgery. But Watkins downplayed that procedure after a workout Wednesday, saying he’d be fine by the time training…
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  • Fred Jackson: I won’t make it easy for LeSean McCoy to take my …

    Fred Jackson: I won’t make it easy for LeSean McCoy to take my job

    profootballtalk.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)
    The Bills didn’t trade for LeSean McCoy and give him a huge new contract to be a backup. But Buffalo’s incumbent starter at running back says he’s not just going to step aside quietly and watch McCoy take his job. Fred Jackson, who started for the Bills…
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  • Video - NFL to release 2015 game schedule 03:32

    NFL to release 2015 game schedule

    Apr 20
    Kevin Seifert discusses the pending release of the NFL game schedule and who would make for an interesting opponent to face the Patriots in the NFL Kickoff game.
  • Video - 'Caught in the Draft': Bills draft Bruce Smith and Andre Reed 06:50

    'Caught in the Draft': Bills draft Bruce Smith and Andre Reed

    Apr 16
    Take a look back at the 1985 NFL Draft, when the Buffalo Bills picked up defensive lineman Bruce Smith and wide receiver Andre Reed and began to build the spine of a team that would go to four consecutive Super Bowls.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Percy Harvin A Buffalo Bill 00:44

    Inside The Huddle: Percy Harvin A Buffalo Bill

    Apr 16
    Percy Harvin believes it is better to receive and hopes to do so more often in Buffalo.
  • Video - Ryan makes fun of Brady's first pitch 00:44

    Ryan makes fun of Brady's first pitch

    Apr 15
    Bills coach Rex Ryan used his offseason news conference to poke fun at Patriots QB Tom Brady's first pitch at Fenway Park earlier this week.

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