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Robin Lehner | Goalie | #40

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (25) / 7/24/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 239
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 2 (46) / OTT
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New Buffalo GM Jason Botterill is fine with Robin Lehner being the team's number one goaltender.
"I have no problem starting next season with him in goal," Botterill told Sportsnet. "There are more pressing needs. I liked what I saw from him when he won the Calder Cup." Lehner won the AHL championship title with Ottawa's minor-league affiliate in 2011. He is slated to be a restricted free agent in the summer. Lehner had a .920 save percentage and a 2.68 GAA, while posting a 23-26-8 record in 2016-17. May 17 - 10:05 AM

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Robin Lehner faced plenty of rubber in 2016-17.

Buffalo finished last in the NHL in shots allowed, while giving up 34.3 per game. The opponents of the Sabres attempted the fourth-most shots, with 4,943 in the 82 games (an average of 60.3). Lehner faced 1,910 shots, which ranked him third overall among all netminders. He managed to post a .920 save percentage, but his 23-26-8 record shows that he needs more help from his teammates next season. Buffalo was outshot in 53 of 82 games and the team lost 21 contests by one goal.
Apr 25 - 10:11 AM

Robin Lehner kicked out 34 of 37 shots in a 3-0 loss Saturday night.

Lehner gave up two goals on 13 shots in the second period. He's dropped three of his last four games, reducing his record to 23-26-8 this season.
Apr 8 - 9:42 PM

Robin Lehner will take the net on Saturday against Florida.

Lehner has picked up three of four standings points from the Panthers this season, allowing just five goals allowed as well. He's also sporting a 23-25-8 record with a 2.67 GAA and a .920 save percentage.
Apr 8 - 1:33 PM

Robin Lehner allowed one goal on 32 shots in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens.

Lehner blanked the Canadiens through two periods, but he allowed a goal to Tomas Plekanec just 46 seconds into the third frame. It's the first time in three games that he's given up less than three goals. Lehner will enter his next appearance with a 23-25-8 record, a 2.67 goals-against-average and a .920 save percentage.
Apr 5 - 10:47 PM

Robin Lehner will be between the pipes Wednesday against Montreal.

He was pulled after just 5:09 of ice time in a 4-2 loss to Toronto on Monday night in his last outing. Lehner allowed three goals on five shots. He has a 1-2-0 record versus the Canadiens this campaign. Lehner has a 22-25-8 record with a 2.70 GAA and a .920 save percentage.
Apr 5 - 2:17 PM

Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner was pulled after facing five shots -- and allowing three goals -- during a 4-2 loss to the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs Monday night.

Lehner was replaced by Anders Nilsson at the 5:09 mark of the first period. Nilsson made 39 saves on 40 shots. Nilsson is 10-10 with a goals-against average of 2.67 and a .923 save percentage. Lehner, who took the loss and is now 22-24-8, has a GAA of 2.70 and a .920 save percentage.
Apr 3 - 11:55 PM

Robin Lehner will get the nod again on Monday night.

He was in the cage for Sunday's 4-2 loss to the New York Islanders and will face Toronto on Monday. Lehner has two wins in four starts against the Leafs this season with one no-decision.
Apr 3 - 4:18 PM

Robin Lehner got lit up by the Islanders on Sunday as the Sabres fell by a score of 4-2.

Lehner stopped just 22 of 26 shots in the match. The loss drops his record to 22-24-8 with a 2.65 GAA and a .921 save percentage on the year.
Apr 2 - 6:52 PM

Robin Lehner faces the Islanders on Sunday afternoon.

Lehner has managed to go 3-2 over his last five starts, allowing just 10 goals against and beating both Florida-based playoff-hopefuls.
Apr 2 - 1:29 PM

Sabres goalie Robin Lehner turned aside 30 of the 32 shots he faced during a 4-2 triumph over the Florida Panthers Monday night in Buffalo.

Lehner was making his fourth consecutive start. He is now 22-23-8 on the season. He has a goals-against average of 2.60 and a save percentage of .925.
Mar 27 - 11:00 PM

The Buffalo Sabres will start Robin Lehner on Monday.

Lehner will be making his fourth straight start. He has a 2.64 GAA and .922 save percentage in 54 games this season.
Mar 27 - 11:24 AM

Robin Lehner faced 34 shots Saturday night and stopped all but two of them as the Sabres beat the Maple Leafs 5-2.

In both wins and losses, Lehner has been impressive. He is riding a six-game streak of games in which he has recorded a save percentage north of .900. Unfortunately, three of those six games resulted in losses.
Mar 26 - 12:21 AM

Robin Lehner will play between the pipes on Saturday.

Lehner is making his third straight start. He has a 2.65 GAA and .921 save percentage in 53 contests this season.
Mar 25 - 1:39 PM

Robin Lehner allowed three goals on 34 shots in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Lehner held the Penguins to just one goal through 40 minutes, but the Penguins got two pucks by him late in the third period. The loss drops Lehner's record to 20-22-8 this season. He's lost three of his last four outings.
Mar 21 - 10:07 PM

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PosRoleName
C1Ryan O'Reilly
2Jack Eichel
3Zemgus Girgensons
4Johan Larsson
LW1Evander Kane
2Tyler Ennis
3Marcus Foligno
4Nicolas Deslauriers
5Alexander Nylander
6C.J. Smith
7Cody McCormick
RW1Kyle Okposo
2Sam Reinhart
3Matt Moulson
4Brian Gionta
5Nicholas Baptiste
6Evan Rodrigues
D1Rasmus Ristolainen
2Zach Bogosian
3Nathan Beaulieu
4Dmitry Kulikov
5Jake McCabe
6Josh Gorges
7Cody Franson
8Justin Falk
9Taylor Fedun
G1Robin Lehner
2Anders Nilsson
3Linus Ullmark