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Buffalo Sabres Summer Fan Fest 2013 - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Logan Nelson chipping one in to the net.

Fun was to be had at the Buffalo Sabres Summer Fan Fest Rookie Scrimmage at First Niagara Center. With the focus for the Sabres being on Youth, this batch of rookies was most interesting to see in action.
The scrimmage featured the blue jerseys with our newly…

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A champ and a pro: WNY’s Day, Bailen made big moves on NCAA ice

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{video_photo_caption}Nick Bailen of the Rochester Americans

Fredonia native Nick Bailen did not get a chance to play for the NCAA Division 1 men’s…

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Amerks heading to Switzerland for Spengler Cup

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Announced earlier on Friday, the Rochester Americans have been invited to participate in the 2013…

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Outdoor hockey in near future for Rochester Americans, RIT

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Announced on Thursday, the Rochester Americans will be playing an outdoor game—Winter Classic style—as part of their regular season schedule in December 2013.

According to the Sabres,…

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French Connection statue and Amerks highlight latest Sabres videos

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{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Youtube.

In episodes four and five of the Buffalo Sabres’ “Beyond Blue and Gold” web-series, fans get a behind-the-scenes look at the Rochester Americans and the French Connection statue.

The…

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Amerks to host Zubaz Party

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No longer just Bills fan attire, the Zubaz phenomenon has caught the attention of the Rochester Americans.

For the Dec. 21 game, fans can purchase $30 tickets which include one ticket to the…

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This is Amerks Hockey - VIDEO

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{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Youtube.

In SportCenter-like fashion, check out this new promo from the Rochester Americans featuring the infamous “Foligno…

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Amerks home game moved to Buffalo

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{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Facebook.

Looks like hockey will be happening in Buffalo next month.

In an announcement made today, the Rochester Americans will continue their 2012-2013 season with a home game hosted at First Niagara…

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Rochester Amerks make a cameo at Olympics

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{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Twitter.

Even the Rochester Amerks are getting some love at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

While America’s new sweetheart, Gabrielle Douglas won the all-around gold medal in women’s gymnastics, her brother, John Douglas was rocking a New Era Amerks…

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Rochester Americans fall in Game 1 - VIDEO

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{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Youtube.

Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals didn’t end exactly how we had hoped.

But just by watching the highlights, you can tell this is a team who wants to win and plays well together. With help from the young-guns who were called up for the Sabres…

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Sabres holiday traditions

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Western New York Sports teams are really into the holiday spirit this year.

The Rochester Amerks and Bills

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The Rochester Americans sing ‘12 Days of Hockey’

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{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Youtube screen grab

To get in the holiday spirit, the Rochester Amerks—the Sabres AHL farm team—put together this cheerful “12 Days of hockey” video for their fans. There are few things in life more entertaining than a bunch of hockey players hitting the high…

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A pair of WNY boys called up to assist the Sabres

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With 272 games for the Sabres’ minor-league teams under his belt, Rochester native Derek Whitmore finally got the call up from the Sabres to fill in for the injury-plagued…