Latest Alex Tuch News

Eichel takes positives from short time with Golden Knights

Apr. 25, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jack Eichel came to Las Vegas to get back on the ice and get into the playoffs. Eichel's desire to reach the playoffs for the first time in his seven-year career hasn't been fulfilled, though the Golden Knights are mathematically still alive entering the final week...

Okposo, Tuch score short-handed goals, Sabres beat Devils

Apr. 22, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Okposo and Alex Tuch scored short-handed goals less than a minute apart in the second period, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Thursday night. Rasmus Dahlin, Owen Power and Jeff Skinner also scored, and 40-year-old Craig Anderson had...

Tarasenko's 5-point outing fuels Blues' 6-2 win over Sabres

Apr. 14, 2022 23:14 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko is again showing he can shoulder the St. Louis Blues’ late-season playoff push. The 30-year-old scored three times as part of a career-best five-point outing, and St. Louis rolled to its seventh straight win by beating the Buffalo Sabres...

Dahlin helps Power, Sabres beat Maple Leafs 5-2

Apr. 12, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Rasmus Dahlin and Rasmus Asplund each had a goal and an assist, helping the Buffalo Sabres beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Tuesday night. Tage Thompson, Kyle Okposo and Jeff Skinner also scored for Buffalo (27-37-11). Alex Tuch and Victor Olofsson added two...

Aho, Staal help Hurricanes beat Sabres to earn playoff spot

Apr. 07, 2022 23:07 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes were happy to talk about playoff hockey after their latest accomplishment. Sebastian Aho and Jordan Staal each scored two goals and the Hurricanes rallied from a pair of two-goal deficits to beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 and clinch a...

Panthers beat Sabres 5-3 to clinch playoff berth

Apr. 03, 2022 19:52 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jonathan Huberdeau set Florida’s single-season points record, and the Panthers clinched a playoff berth with a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday. Huberdeau scored his 24th goal to extend his point streak to eight games and raise his season total to...

Olofsson scores go-ahead goal in Sabres 4-3 win over Preds

Apr. 01, 2022 23:21 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres rookie forward Peyton Krebs was accustomed to playing in front of loud and raucous crowds during his brief stint with the Vegas Golden Knights. It wasn’t until Friday, some five months after being traded to Buffalo, when Krebs experienced the electric...

Surging Sabres show signs of blossoming in late-season run

Mar. 30, 2022 22:11 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — One year and one day later, Sabres coach Don Granato still reflects on the encouraging text message forward Kyle Okposo sent following what stands as one of the lowest moments in franchise history. “We will win,” Granato said, recalling Okposo’s text...

Thompson winner with 10.6 left, Sabres rally past Blackhawks

Mar. 29, 2022 00:06 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tage Thompson scored the tiebreaking goal on a fortunate bounce with 10.6 seconds left and the Buffalo Sabres rallied from four down to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 6-5 on Monday night. Victor Olofsson had two goals and an assist to help the Sabres win for the first...

Thompson leads Sabres to 4-3 shootout win over Penguins

Mar. 23, 2022 23:46 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tage Thompson had two goals in regulation and scored in the shootout, Alex Tuch also had a shootout goal, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Wednesday night for their third consecutive win. Zemgus Girgensons also scored in regulation for...