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The Post-Standard
Ephesus, Syracuse LED company, to light up Buffalo Sabres gamesup Buffalo Sabres games this year. Ephesus said it will install its light-emit
Ephesus, Syracuse LED company, to light up Buffalo Sabres games
The Post-Standard / Posted an hour ago
up Buffalo Sabres games this year. Ephesus said it will install its light-emitting diode lights and control system at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, home of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres hockey team. The Sabres will play their first pre-season... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Bonaventure’s Non-Conference Slate Includes Date With Gatorsfirst round of the NCAA Tournament. After a break for final exams, the Bonnies
Bonaventure’s Non-Conference Slate Includes Date With Gators
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
first round of the NCAA Tournament. After a break for final exams, the Bonnies will face Niagara in the Big 4 Classic at First Niagara Center in downtown Buffalo. That matchup was announced Tuesday. The following week, the Bonnies close out... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NHL ref Garrett Rank playing in sixth Porter Cupof my family and friends came down since it was so close to home, so that was a
NHL ref Garrett Rank playing in sixth Porter Cup
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 hours ago
of my family and friends came down since it was so close to home, so that was a special moment.” Rank will be back in the First Niagara Center on Sept. 10 when NFL officials report to training camp, which consists of five days of fitness testing,... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Register for Day of Caringsuch as painting and landscaping. Light-duty assignments are also available by
Register for Day of Caring
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 2 days ago
such as painting and landscaping. Light-duty assignments are also available by request. The event starts at 8 a.m. at First Niagara Center, with volunteers leaving by bus for their work sites at 8:45 a.m. Participants will return to First... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch Drake and Future Kick Off the Summer Sixteen TourNY - Madison Square Garden 08-08 New York, NY - Madison Square Garden 08-10 B
Watch Drake and Future Kick Off the Summer Sixteen Tour
Pitchfork / Posted 7 days ago
NY - Madison Square Garden 08-08 New York, NY - Madison Square Garden 08-10 Boston, MA - TD Garden 08-12 Buffalo, NY - First Niagara Center 08-13 Columbus, OH - Nationwide Arena 08-14 Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena 08-16 Detroit, MI - Joe... Read more
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TSN
Senators believe time is nowthe two men met in person at the NHL Draft in Buffalo at the end of June. Long
Senators believe time is now
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
the two men met in person at the NHL Draft in Buffalo at the end of June. Long after everybody had cleared out of the First Niagara Center following the seventh round of the draft on the Saturday afternoon, Dorion and Gorton stayed and chatted... Read more
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TSN
Sens believe time is now after Zibanejad tradethe two men met in person at the NHL Draft in Buffalo at the end of June. Long
Sens believe time is now after Zibanejad trade
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
the two men met in person at the NHL Draft in Buffalo at the end of June. Long after everybody had cleared out of the First Niagara Center following the seventh round of the draft on the Saturday afternoon, Dorion and Gorton stayed and chatted... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Delaware North names new GM for First Niagara CenterDelaware North Sportservice has promoted Allison Appoloney to general manager a
Delaware North names new GM for First Niagara Center
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Delaware North Sportservice has promoted Allison Appoloney to general manager at First Niagara Center. Appoloney will oversee the company’s food and beverage operation at the venue. She joined the company in February as director of special project... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Local Tweens Chosen to Dance with Justin BieberStudio in West Seneca have been chosen to dance on stage with Justin Bieber whe
Local Tweens Chosen to Dance with Justin Bieber
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
Studio in West Seneca have been chosen to dance on stage with Justin Bieber when he brings his Purpose World Tour to the First Niagara Center in Buffalo Tuesday night. Kylie Humphreys, 13, and Lexi Zogaria, 11, saw the You Tube posting in March... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Red Wings prospect Dennis Cholowski fueled by criticismDennis Cholowski talks Friday at First Niagara Center about joining the Wings a
Detroit Red Wings prospect Dennis Cholowski fueled by criticism
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
Dennis Cholowski talks Friday at First Niagara Center about joining the Wings as a first-round draft pick. Video by Helene St. James/DFP Videolicious TRAVERSE CITY — When the Detroit Red Wings took Dennis Cholowski with the 20th selection in the NHL... Read more
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The News & Observer
Canes’ top pick ready for Carolina immersionBean, selected 13th overall by the Carolina Hurricanes, poses for a portrait du
Canes’ top pick ready for Carolina immersion
The News & Observer / Posted 22 days ago
Bean, selected 13th overall by the Carolina Hurricanes, poses for a portrait during round one of the 2016 NHL Draft at First Niagara Center on June 24, 2016 in Buffalo, New York. Jeff VinnickNHLI via Getty Images Carolina Hurricanes... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Visitor to Buffalo: What’s with all the cargo shorts?around Canalside, I noticed several men in royal blue shirts and cargo shorts w
Visitor to Buffalo: What’s with all the cargo shorts?
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
around Canalside, I noticed several men in royal blue shirts and cargo shorts walking on Main Street toward the First Niagara Center. Too easy. They are part of the center’s changeover crew and explained that the navy pair one of them... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Red Wings add new pieces in Free Agencyunrestricted free agents. Shortly after the draft ended, Holland and head coach
Red Wings add new pieces in Free Agency
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 26 days ago
unrestricted free agents. Shortly after the draft ended, Holland and head coach Jeff Blashill huddled in a suite at First Niagara Center. “Frans was our first call,” Holland said. “Jeff and I were on the phone with Frans and his agent 15... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Red Wings take 'real good step' on Day 1 of free agencyunrestricted free agents. Shortly after the draft ended, Holland and head coach
Detroit Red Wings take 'real good step' on Day 1 of free agency
Detroit Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
unrestricted free agents. Shortly after the draft ended, Holland and head coach Jeff Blashill huddled in a suite at First Niagara Center. “Frans was our first call,” Holland said. “Jeff and I were on the phone with Frans and his agent 15... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘Hot tickets’ lead to criminal charges for Kevin Hart fanCounty Court this week whether Leland Burks was a big Kevin Hart fan or if he j
‘Hot tickets’ lead to criminal charges for Kevin Hart fan
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
County Court this week whether Leland Burks was a big Kevin Hart fan or if he just knew that the popular comedian’s show at First Niagara Center would be a hot ticket. Either way, the tickets Burks had for the show were hot in more ways than one,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames GM still has a lot of unfinished business on his plate heading into free agency dayin other words, there’s room to sign a few more pieces. The question is, do th
Calgary Flames GM still has a lot of unfinished business on his plate heading into free agency day
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
in other words, there’s room to sign a few more pieces. The question is, do they want to? Brian Burke, at Buffalo’s First Niagara Center, indicated that he predicted the Flames wouldn’t be busy during the free agency period. Still … Here... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Presidential events in Buffalo cost taxpayers $200,000+nation for local law enforcement, according to weeks of research by 2 On Your S
Presidential events in Buffalo cost taxpayers $200,000+
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 27 days ago
nation for local law enforcement, according to weeks of research by 2 On Your Side. Thousands of people packed into the First Niagara Center for the April 18 event. Between Buffalo Police, the Erie County Sheriff's Office, New York State... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
DA: Kevin Hart entourage poser stole credit card numbers55-year old allegedly stole credit card numbers to purchase tickets to Kevin Ha
DA: Kevin Hart entourage poser stole credit card numbers
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 27 days ago
55-year old allegedly stole credit card numbers to purchase tickets to Kevin Hart's performance on April 17, 2015 at the First Niagara Center. He also said he was a part of the comedian's entourage and booked hotel rooms with stolen cards as... Read more
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The Washington Times
After rocky start, Lucas Johansen digs in at Capitals development campthe family’s advisor and promised he’d be drafted higher when his turn finally
After rocky start, Lucas Johansen digs in at Capitals development camp
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
the family’s advisor and promised he’d be drafted higher when his turn finally came. As the brothers sat together at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo last Friday, the first three picks came and went. Johansen was not drafted until the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sabres release 2016 preseason scheduleSabres announced their 2016 preseason schedule. Of the seven games the team is
Sabres release 2016 preseason schedule
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 28 days ago
Sabres announced their 2016 preseason schedule. Of the seven games the team is slated to play, only two will be at the First Niagara Center. They play their first preseason game against the Minnesota Wild at the Pegula Ice Arena at Penn... Read more
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ESPN
Colorful Laine dazzles on and off the icebig situations." Auston Matthews was the first overall selection, by the Toron
Colorful Laine dazzles on and off the ice
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
big situations." Auston Matthews was the first overall selection, by the Toronto Maple Leafs, at the draft Friday night at First Niagara Center in Buffalo. That was expected. The No. 2 pick was also a no-brainer, as the Winnipeg Jets selected... Read more
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BC Local News
Giants duo draftedwas selected in round seven, 201st overall, by the New York Rangers. The draft
Giants duo drafted
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
was selected in round seven, 201st overall, by the New York Rangers. The draft was held June 24 and 25 at Buffalo’s First Niagara Center. They became the 26th and 27th players, respectively, drafted by NHL clubs in the Giants'... Read more
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Langley Times
Giants duo draftedwas selected in round seven, 201st overall, by the New York Rangers. The draft
Giants duo drafted
Langley Times / Posted 30 days ago
was selected in round seven, 201st overall, by the New York Rangers. The draft was held June 24 and 25 at Buffalo’s First Niagara Center. They became the 26th and 27th players, respectively, drafted by NHL clubs in the Giants... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Steven Stamkos stakes heating up as NHL suitors begin feeling-out processPegula. The paper said Leafs president Brendan Shanahan and Detroit GM Ken Holl
Steven Stamkos stakes heating up as NHL suitors begin feeling-out process
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
Pegula. The paper said Leafs president Brendan Shanahan and Detroit GM Ken Holland also had quick hellos with Meehan in First Niagara Center late in the NHL Draft. The Sabres could be looking at a deal of seven years and $11-$12 million per... Read more
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ESPN
Pascal Laberge's emotional journey to the NHLlive that with all my family here it's, it's an amazing feeling." Later, while
Pascal Laberge's emotional journey to the NHL
ESPN / Posted 30 days ago
live that with all my family here it's, it's an amazing feeling." Later, while standing outside the Flyers' suite at the First Niagara Center in downtown Buffalo, Laberge's father, Luc, struggled to put into words the emotion of being able to... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
No locals draftedthis year, the fewest since 19 were picked in 2011, according to NHL.com. Raay
No locals drafted
Chatham Daily News / Posted a month ago
this year, the fewest since 19 were picked in 2011, according to NHL.com. Raaymakers, 18, attended the draft at the First Niagara Center with his family. “Obviously it's disappointing you didn't get the news you wanted,” he said, “but, at... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames were a draft winner but true test of success is yet to comeit,” said Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving of his team’s haul at t
Calgary Flames were a draft winner but true test of success is yet to come
Calgary Sun / Posted a month ago
it,” said Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving of his team’s haul at the 2016 NHL draft wrapped up at Buffalo’s First Niagara Center. “These kind of drafts, everybody will get all excited here right after and the reality is (that) it’s... Read more
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The Sault Star
Raaymakers among those not selected18-year-old (1998 birth year) sat through seven rounds without hearing his name
Raaymakers among those not selected
The Sault Star / Posted a month ago
18-year-old (1998 birth year) sat through seven rounds without hearing his name called at the two-day, NHL Entry Draft at First Niagara Center in Buffalo. “It was honestly tough,” said Raaymakers, a Chatham, Ont., native who had been rated the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Senators GM Dorion prepares for another busy weekBUFFALO — There won’t be any rest for Senators GM Pierre Dorion. After wrappin
Senators GM Dorion prepares for another busy week
Calgary Sun / Posted a month ago
BUFFALO — There won’t be any rest for Senators GM Pierre Dorion. After wrapping up the NHL draft Saturday at the First Niagara Center, he’ll have plenty of work to do when he gets back to his desk Monday morning at the Canadian Tire... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Scottsdale's Auston Matthews crowned NHL's next starLeafs brain trust – the staff tasked with ushering in the game’s newest ready-m
Scottsdale's Auston Matthews crowned NHL's next star
The Arizona Republic / Posted a month ago
Leafs brain trust – the staff tasked with ushering in the game’s newest ready-made star – was anchored to its table inside First Niagara Center in Buffalo Friday evening at the National Hockey League draft for 2:55 of the three-minute window... Read more
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The Sault Star
Katchouk goes to Tampawas a huge sigh of relief from me,” Katchouk said when asked for his reaction t
Katchouk goes to Tampa
The Sault Star / Posted a month ago
was a huge sigh of relief from me,” Katchouk said when asked for his reaction to hearing his name called at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo. “This was the best day in my life in hockey.” As he rose from his seat, he proceeded to hug... Read more
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The Sault Star
Hounds hopeful happy to head WestScouting, spoke of how “developing a tough style of play will help my game.” A
Hounds hopeful happy to head West
The Sault Star / Posted 1 months ago
Scouting, spoke of how “developing a tough style of play will help my game.” Asked if he was getting anxious as he sat in First Niagara Center and the fourth round of the two-day draft began, Kopacka said no. “Honestly, I wasn’t getting nervous,”... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s Buffalo turn to end the sports agonyRozelle on the front. The NHL’s amateur draft took over Buffalo this weekend a
It’s Buffalo turn to end the sports agony
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Rozelle on the front. The NHL’s amateur draft took over Buffalo this weekend and everyone was excited. Streets around the First Niagara Center, where the draft opened Friday night with Round 1, were closed off early Thursday afternoon because of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Quick overview: Breaking down Red Wings’ 2016 NHL draft classDetroit Red Wings drafted right-winger Givani Smith in the second round Saturda
Quick overview: Breaking down Red Wings’ 2016 NHL draft class
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
Detroit Red Wings drafted right-winger Givani Smith in the second round Saturday at First Niagara Center in Buffalo. Video by Helene St. James, DFP. Videolicious Free Press sports writer Helene St. James breaks down the Red Wings’ draft class of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Max Jones' mother goes into protection modewe were on television. I was very surprised at my reaction.” There was plenty
Max Jones' mother goes into protection mode
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
we were on television. I was very surprised at my reaction.” There was plenty of cheering at the time inside Buffalo’s First Niagara Center, Jones supported there by 60 family members and friends. About 40 of them later gathered for a photo... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Maple Leafs go big at draftyou know the Maple Leafs are drafting outside the box. While many NHL teams pa
Maple Leafs go big at draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
you know the Maple Leafs are drafting outside the box. While many NHL teams paraded their prospects through the halls of First Niagara Center, the podium for Toronto interviews was empty Saturday, except for American goaltender Joseph Woll.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames brass happy with their haul at 2016 NHL Entry Draftwas positive. Of course, every team says that five minutes after the two-day e
Calgary Flames brass happy with their haul at 2016 NHL Entry Draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
was positive. Of course, every team says that five minutes after the two-day event is over. But walking out of Buffalo’s First Niagara Center on Saturday afternoon — with the sixth overall draft pick they coveted (Matthew Tkachuk) and a No. 1 NHL... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
NHL Draft: Sharks bring in five new faces, prepare to lose otherscenter Dylan Gambrell of Denver University in the second round of the NHL Entry
NHL Draft: Sharks bring in five new faces, prepare to lose others
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
center Dylan Gambrell of Denver University in the second round of the NHL Entry Draft, the first of five picks they had at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, N.Y. Although Gambrell, 19, has some time before he competes for a NHL roster spot, the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Out-of-town fans mingle with hockey faithful in Buffalo1998. A lot has changed here since then, and many of the out-of-town hockey fan
Out-of-town fans mingle with hockey faithful in Buffalo
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
1998. A lot has changed here since then, and many of the out-of-town hockey fans certainly noticed. Two On Your Side's Danny Spewak has been down near First Niagara Center this weekend and he tells us what those fans are saying about the new Buffa... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Happy Day keeps smiling despite falling to third roundDon’t tell Sean Day he was the big loser at the NHL draft. As he sat smiling i
Happy Day keeps smiling despite falling to third round
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Don’t tell Sean Day he was the big loser at the NHL draft. As he sat smiling in a New York Rangers jersey Saturday at the First Niagara Center, he looked like more like he had just won the lottery. “It’s amazing,” Day said. “I think hearing your... Read more
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Philly.com
Flyers quietly effective at NHL draftfrom his plan and grabbed him. "His mental game is in order; his tools are in
Flyers quietly effective at NHL draft
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
from his plan and grabbed him. "His mental game is in order; his tools are in order," Hextall said after the draft at the First Niagara Center. "He's the type of kid who bounces back from a bad game. He has all the makings of someone who has the... Read more
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The Mercury News
NHL draft: Sharks bring in five new faces, prepare to lose otherscenter Dylan Gambrell of Denver University in the second round of the NHL Entry
NHL draft: Sharks bring in five new faces, prepare to lose others
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
center Dylan Gambrell of Denver University in the second round of the NHL Entry Draft, the first of five picks they had at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, N.Y. Although Gambrell, 19, has some time before he competes for a NHL roster spot, the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ottawa Senators draft son of ex-NHLer Ulf Dahlen in second roundBUFFALO — The Senators’ management and scouting staff left the First Niagara Ce
Ottawa Senators draft son of ex-NHLer Ulf Dahlen in second round
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
BUFFALO — The Senators’ management and scouting staff left the First Niagara Center with smiles on their faces Saturday afternoon. Mission accomplished. After wrapping up the two-day NHL entry draft, the Senators were pleased with the players they... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Stamkos can peer behind curtain during UFA interview periodput pen to paper on a new contract. It’s an intriguing dynamic that came into
Stamkos can peer behind curtain during UFA interview period
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 1 months ago
put pen to paper on a new contract. It’s an intriguing dynamic that came into full view as the entry draft wrapped up at First Niagara Center. Lightning GM Steve Yzerman spoke about the Stamkos situation with a stiff upper lip just minutes before... Read more
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Philly.com
Laberge emerges from difficult year to become Flyers second-round pickas the draft's 35th-best player. "He's high on character," general manager Ron
Laberge emerges from difficult year to become Flyers second-round pick
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
as the draft's 35th-best player. "He's high on character," general manager Ron Hextall said after the draft ended at the First Niagara Center. "Very skilled. Some speed. He's a good all-around package." The Flyers bypassed a chance to select... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Coyotes trade for defenseman, draft three more on Day 219th overall pick by Tampa in 2014, and they selected three more defensemen bef
Coyotes trade for defenseman, draft three more on Day 2
The Arizona Republic / Posted 1 months ago
19th overall pick by Tampa in 2014, and they selected three more defensemen before the day was over. By the time they left First Niagara Center, General Manager John Chayka and coach Dave Tippett had pocketed a center and five defensemen... Read more
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Boston Globe
2016 NHL Draft picksAt First Niagara Center, Buffalo 1. Toronto, Auston Matthews, C, Zurich (Switz
2016 NHL Draft picks
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
At First Niagara Center, Buffalo 1. Toronto, Auston Matthews, C, Zurich (Switzerland). 2. Winnipeg, Patrik Laine, RW, Tappara (Finland). 3. Columbus, Pierre-Luc Dubois, LW, Cape Breton (QMJHL). 4. Edmonton, Jesse Puljujarvi, RW, Karpat... Read more
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TSN
Third member of Steelheads top line taken in draftgo in the first round of the NHL draft. On Saturday as the draft went into ove
Third member of Steelheads top line taken in draft
TSN / Posted 1 months ago
go in the first round of the NHL draft. On Saturday as the draft went into overdrive for rounds two through seven at First Niagara Center, the six-foot-four Bastian wasted little time joining McLeod as a New Jersey Devil in the second round... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Third member of Mississauga Steelheads top line taken on second day of NHL draftgo in the first round of the NHL draft. On Saturday as the draft went into ove
Third member of Mississauga Steelheads top line taken on second day of NHL draft
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
go in the first round of the NHL draft. On Saturday as the draft went into overdrive for rounds two through seven at First Niagara Center, the six-foot-four Bastian wasted little time joining McLeod as a New Jersey Devil in the second round... Read more
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Sports Grid
4 Things To Know About the NHL DraftFor whatever reason, the NHL Draft, whose first round went down at First Niagar
4 Things To Know About the NHL Draft
Sports Grid / Posted 1 months ago
For whatever reason, the NHL Draft, whose first round went down at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY last night, doesn’t seem to carry the weight of the other pro sports drafts. Whether it’s due that a good number of the prospects come from places... Read more
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