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Rick Nash #61 of the New York Rangers takes a shot on goal during the second period against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on January 15, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Rangers Extend Road Winning Streak To 5 With 3-1 Win Over Sabres

Rick Nash had a goal and assist, and Mackenzie Skapski stopped 24 shots in his NHL debut in the New York Rangers’ 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night.

02/20/2015

NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 17:  Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his first-period goal against the Buffalo Sabres at the Prudential Center on February 17, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Gomez, Josefson Score In Shootout; Devils Edge Woeful Sabres 2-1

Scott Gomez and Jacob Josefson scored in the shootout and Cory Schneider was not beaten on both Buffalo attempts as the New Jersey Devils snapped a four-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory.

02/18/2015

Jaroslav Halak (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders’ Halak Proving He’s A Franchise Goaltender

Maybe Halak wasn’t good enough for the Habs, Blues or Capitals. But the Isles are beyond thrilled that those teams let him go.

01/16/2015

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 06: Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his third period assist which was also his 1000th NHL point against the Buffalo Sabres at the Prudential Center on January 6, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Sabres 4-1. Elias also recorded his 600th NHL assist during the night. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Elias Reaches 1,000 With 3-Point Game, Devils Cut Down Sabres 4-1

Patrik Elias had a goal and two assists to reach 1,000, NHL points, and the New Jersey Devils beat the struggling Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Tuesday night.

01/07/2015

FILE -- A close up view of the action in the front row as the Colorado Avalanche face the New York Rangers at the Pepsi Center on November 19, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Rangers 5-1.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rangers Score 4 In 1st Period, Rout Sabres 6-1

Derick Brassard, Chris Kreider and Rick Nash scored power-play goals 2:32 apart in the first period, and the surging New York Rangers rolled to a 6-1 victory over the slumping Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night.

01/03/2015

Goaltender Jaroslav Halak and other members of the Islanders celebrate their victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Nassau Coliseum on Nov. 22, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Sabres Rally To Beat Islanders 4-3 In SO

Tyler Ennis scored in the shootout in the Buffalo Sabres’ 4-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday night.

12/27/2014

An exterior view of the First Niagara Center  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Shifts Rangers’ Game At Buffalo To February 20

The NHL is juggling its schedule to squeeze in a postponed game between the Buffalo Sabres and the New York Rangers.

11/21/2014

Greg Waters (L) tries to remove some of the five feet of snow from a driveway on November 20, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Friday’s Rangers-Sabres Game In Buffalo Postponed Because Of Snow

The NHL has postponed the Sabres’ home game against the New York Rangers on Friday night due to a severe lake-effect storm hitting the Buffalo region.

11/20/2014

A snowplow prepares the field in Buffalo (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images); a young Toronto Maple Leafs fan looks stunned following a 9-2 defeat (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

4 Sports Cities That Have It Worse Than NYC

Think you have it rough? Here are four locales whose fans would surely trade places in a heartbeat.

11/20/2014

ORCHARD PARK, NY - May 18:  The helmet of Sammy Watkins #14 of Buffalo Bills during the Buffalo Bills rookie minicamp on May 18, 2014 at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, New York.  (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

Sabres Ownership Wants Bills To Stay In Buffalo, Haven’t Ruled Out Making A Bid

Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula have a strong desire to see the Bills stay in Buffalo, and aren’t ruling out making a bid to buy the NFL franchise.

06/21/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 10: Brock Nelson #29 of the New York Islanders looks on during a break in the action against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on January 10, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Islanders defeated the Avalanche 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Nelson, Isles, Top Sabres 4-3 In Shootout

Brock Nelson scored with 3:44 left in regulation to force overtime and then netted the decisive shootout goal to lift the New York Islanders to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night in a season-ending matchup of non-playoff teams.

04/13/2014

The Rangers' Benoit Pouliot celebrates his second-period goal with Kevin Klein on April 10, 2014, at Madison Square Garden. (credit: Getty Images)

Rangers Edge Sabres, Clinch Home Ice In 1st Round

Rick Nash scored the winning goal with 1:42 left, on New York’s third shot of the third period, and the Rangers improved their chances for home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

04/11/2014

Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his goal with teammates on the bench in the first period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Prudential Center on February 27, 2014  in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Devils Lose To Buffalo Sabres 3-2 In Shootout

Tyler Ennis scored twice in the third period and again in the shootout to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

04/02/2014

The St. Louis Blues made a huge move in their drive towards the postseason, acquiring veteran star goalie Ryan Miller from Buffalo on Feb. 28, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

It’s Miller Time In St. Louis: Blues Acquire Star Goalie From Sabres

The Buffalo Sabres traded star goalie Ryan Miller and captain Steve Ott to the St. Louis Blues on Friday night for a package including goalie Jaroslav Halak and forward Chris Stewart.

02/28/2014

Ryan Callahan (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Sather, Don’t Play With Fire; Trade Callahan Before Olympics Freeze

Barring a sudden breakthrough in negotiations, the Rangers must trade captain Ryan Callahan before Friday’s 3 p.m. roster freeze. If they don’t, they are taking a huge risk.

02/04/2014

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