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Canadiens sign forward Paul Byron to 4-year extension

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 17 hrs ago.

The Montreal Canadiens have agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension with forward Paul Byron. The 29-year-old Byron had 20 goals and 15 assists in 82 games with the Canadiens last season and ranked second on the team in goals. ''We are very happy to have signed Paul Byron to a contract extension,'' general manager Marc Bergevin said in a statement.

Reinhart eagerly rejoins Sabres with new contract signed

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 2 days ago.

If Sam Reinhart‘s objective was to carry over his point-a-game pace from the second half of last season, the Buffalo Sabres forward understood that it wasn’t doing him much good sitting at home waiting for contract talks to be resolved. ”I don’t know if worried’s the right word,” he said after practicing for the first time Thursday, a day after flying in from Vancouver, British Columbia, and signing a two-year, $7.3 million contract. Reinhart missed five days of training camp and two preseason games.

Reinhart, Sabres end stalemate with two-year bridge deal

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 2 days ago.

The Sam Reinhart Stalemate is finally over. The deal is good value for the Buffalo Sabres, who are right up against the 2018-19 salary cap of $79.5 million. CapFriendly shows the Sabres with just over $2.8 million in cap space left but with the potential to have to pay out nearly $4 million in bonuses this season.

Sabres are remarkably expensive, but relief is coming

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 3 days ago.

After finally hammering out a bridge deal with rising forward Sam Reinhart, the Buffalo Sabres’ roster seems more or less set for 2018-19. Following the addition of Reinhart’s new $3.65 million cap hit, the Sabres have committed $76,684,524 to the cap this coming season, leaving them with about $2.815M in cap space. Let’s take a look at the Sabres’ somewhat puzzling salary structure to try to see warning signs, reasons for optimism, and situations that could go either way.

Sabres list Sheary week to week with upper body injury

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 5 days ago.

Buffalo Sabres forward Conor Sheary is in jeopardy of missing the start of the regular season with what the team calls an upper body injury. Coach Phil Housley didn't go into much detail Tuesday, saying Sheary was injured while being checked during the first day of training camp on Friday. Sheary is listed week to week.

Offseason cleansing puts Sabres, Eichel in upbeat mood

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 8 days ago.

Jack Eichel was in such an upbeat mood upon reporting for the start of training camp Thursday, the Buffalo Sabres star center felt comfortable enough to engage in some humorous banter with reporters. Asked if the numerous offseason additions management made to upgrade an underachieving roster eliminated any excuses for the Sabres from showing marked improvement this year, Eichel winked and said: ”There’s always going to be excuses. The room then erupted in laughter when Eichel was playfully asked when he began developing a sense of humor.

Offseason cleansing puts Sabres, Eichel in upbeat mood

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 10 days ago.

Jack Eichel was in such an upbeat mood upon reporting for the start of training camp Thursday, the Buffalo Sabres star center felt comfortable enough to engage in some humorous banter with reporters. Asked if the numerous offseason additions management made to upgrade an underachieving roster eliminated any excuses for the Sabres from showing marked improvement this year, Eichel winked and said: ''There's always going to be excuses. The room then erupted in laughter when Eichel was playfully asked when he began developing a sense of humor.

Sportsnet forgets ‘The Save’ in its look at the most memorable saves for each NHL team

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 11 days ago.

Braden Holtby's stick save against Alex Tuch in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final is one of the most  incredible moments in the history of the Washington Capitals. It preserved a one-goal lead late in the game and led the Caps to their first Final game win. Washington would not lose again in the series.

Under Pressure: Evander Kane

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 29 days ago.

Today we look at the San Jose Sharks. San Jose Sharks GM Doug Wilson made one of the best moves at this year’s trade deadline when he acquired Evander Kane from the Buffalo Sabres. All Wilson had to give up was prospect Daniel O’Reagan, a conditional first-rounder and a conditional fourth-rounder.