Latest Brandon Montour News

Varlamov, Islanders blank Sabres in 9th straight win

Nov. 2, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Getting stellar goaltending from Semyon Varlamov, the New York Islanders needed just one lucky bounce to continue their longest win streak in 30 years. Varlamov made 27 saves and Derick Brassard scored in the first period as the Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 1-0 on Saturday night...

Surging Sabres not fearing repeat of last year's collapse

Oct. 22, 2019 11:24 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — With a new coach, an influx of talent and this being a new season, Jack Eichel doesn't buy into fears the hot-starting Buffalo Sabres are due for a familiar collapse. Ten games in, the Sabres are leading the Eastern Conference with an 8-1-1 record to match their best start since...

Sabres set roster by demoting Olofsson, Jokiharju to minors

Oct. 1, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres set their 23-player regular-season roster by demoting forward Victor Olofsson and defenseman Henri Jokiharju to the minors. Though the two rookies were sent down to Rochester on Tuesday, both are expected to be back on the Sabres' roster Thursday, when Buffalo opens...

Sabres defenseman Brandon Montour out with hand injury

Sep. 19, 2019 10:53 AM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres defenseman Brandon Montour will miss the remainder of training camp because of a hand injury and it's uncertain whether he'll be ready for the start of the season in two weeks. The Sabres released no details of Montour's injury on Thursday. The team said it will provide...