It’s a fact – Sabres win handily

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist Tuesday night was a time when the nation’s journalist fact checkers were exceptionally busy, as they watched President Trump’s speech on immigration from…

One bad stretch dooms Sabres

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist After 40 minutes of play Tuesday night, the Buffalo Sabres’ prospects for a second straight win looked mighty good. They hadn’t dominated the…

Sabres play a full 60 minutes

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist By Buffalo Sabres’ standards this year, Thursday’s 3-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes was free of drama. No extra work was needed in…

Sabres bring back bad memories

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist The “Ghosts of Christmas Past” appeared unexpectedly at the KeyBank Center on Saturday afternoon. The Buffalo Sabres played like their namesakes from the…

Sabres pull off another rally

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist You should have learned this lesson by now, but it bears repeating. Don’t leave a Buffalo Sabres’ game before its conclusion, no matter…

A question of balance

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist A look at the Pacific Division standings of the National Hockey League these days may cause people to clean their glasses. That’s really…