Latest Jeff Skinner News

Sabres counting on late-season surge to carry into next year

Apr. 30, 2022 17:30 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The airing of grievances and expressions of frustrations which commonly followed each of the Sabres' previous 10 losing seasons were notably absent on Saturday. At a time Buffalo set an NHL record by missing the playoffs for an 11th straight year, the mood was...

Thompson scores 37th in Sabres' 5-3 win over Islanders

Apr. 23, 2022 16:40 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tage Thompson scored his team-leading 37th goal during a three-goal, second-period surge, and the Buffalo Sabres defeated the New York Islanders 5-3 on Saturday in a game between two non-playoff teams. Jeff Skinner, with his 33rd of the season, stuffed in...

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...

Sabres' 4-goal 2nd-period surge fuels 4-3 win over Flyers

Apr. 16, 2022 23:01 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tage Thompson’s go-ahead goal capped a four-goal, second-period outburst and the Buffalo Sabres rallied to a 4-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in a meeting of non-playoff teams Saturday night. Rasmus Dahlin had a goal and assist, and Kyle Okposo and Vinnie...

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...

Bennett scores late, Panthers rally to beat Sabres 4-3

Apr. 08, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla- (AP) — Sam Bennett scored with 37.3 seconds left to lift the Florida Panthers to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night. Sam Reinhart and Claude Giroux each had a goal and an assist, and Patric Hornqvist also scored for the Panthers. Sergei Bobrovsky made...

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...

Olofsson rallies Sabres in 4-2 win over Hurricanes

Apr. 05, 2022 23:20 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Victor Olofsson had a goal and an assist in the third period to lead the Buffalo Sabres past the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 on Tuesday night. Jeff Skinner, Casey Mittelstadt and Dylan Cozens also scored for the Sabres, and Craig Anderson made 32 saves in the...

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...

Miller scores in OT, Rangers beat Sabres 5-4

Mar. 27, 2022 21:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — K’Andre Miller scored 2:02 into overtime and the New York Rangers beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 Sunday. Frank Vatrano had two goals, Alexis Lafrenière had a goal and an assist and Artemi Panarin also scored to help the Rangers win for the fifth time in their last...