Evander Kane RUMORS & NEWS

  • Islanders have expressed interest in Evander Kane

    sny.tv "The Islanders have expressed interest in trading for Sabres LW Evander Kane, though nothing seems imminent. "The New York Islanders came in and starting kicking tires on Evander Kane, but nothing came of that," Bob McKenzie of TSN reported. "Nothing is imminent at this moment, but the Buffalo..." November 23

  • Evander Kane hears the trade talk. He's just looking for goals

    Buffalo News "Evander Kane is just trying to play hockey but it's never going to be that simple. There's always some sort of undercurrent rumbling around the Buffalo Sabres' winger, who's made far too much news off the ice than on it the last 2-1/2 years. The latest tempest is whether or not Kane is..." November 22

  • Interest in Evander Kane is everything that’s wrong with Canucks

    The Province "Evander Kane can’t win, on the ice or off it. No, really. Thursday, he called out his Buffalo Sabres for becoming a “joke” around the NHL because they can’t score goals. He was pointing at himself as much as anyone. He was being honest. But he was still scolded on a national sports..." November 19

  • Sabres, Canucks no longer discussing Kane trade

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Vancouver Canucks and Buffalo Sabres are no longer discussing a trade involving Evander Kane, according to a tweet by TSN’s Bob McKenzie. McKenzie did not elaborate on his tweet, confirming only that “there was talk” between the two teams, but that a trade is “no longer being..." November 19

  • Evander Kane: ‘Joke floating around the league’ about Sabres offence

    Sportsnet "The Buffalo Sabres fell to second-last in the Eastern Conference Thursday night, ahead of only the New York Islanders, who have a game in hand of Buffalo. The 4-1 loss to Tampa Bay marked the fifth time in their last six games that the Sabres failed to score two goals and they haven’t scored three..." November 18

  • Evander Kane's Return Prompts Trade Speculation

    The Hockey News "Evander Kane is back in the lineup for the Sabres, fuelling speculation that he could be on the move to the Canucks or Wild. Buffalo Sabres left winger Evander Kane recently returned to the lineup after missing several weeks with cracked ribs. That sparked a renewal in the trade rumors that..." November 17

  • Vancouver Interested In Evander Kane

    Pro Hockey Rumors "TSN’s Bob McKenzie reported earlier on “Insider Trading” that the Vancouver Canucks are revisiting the idea of trading for Buffalo Sabres winger Evander Kane. McKenzie says that the two teams had discussions this summer, and with both off to a tough start in 2016-17, a shakeup may be in..." November 16

  • Kane's return imminent for bedraggled Sabres' offense

    Buffalo News "When you peruse the NHL offensive statistics, it's an ugly story for the Buffalo Sabres. But in the interest of fairness and democracy -- and what better day to provide that? -- there is some good news to provide on the horizon for the bedraggled corps of Buffalo forwards. Winger Evander Kane's..." November 09

  • Sabres’ Kane to play Wednesday vs. Senators

    Sportsnet "The Buffalo Sabres received some good news Wednesday morning. After nearly a month-long absence, forward Evander Kane will re-join the team when they take on the Ottawa Senators Wednesday night. Kane was injured on opening night of the season, suffering three cracked ribs when he crashed..." November 09

  • Evander Kane to eventually have case dismisssed

    wkbw.com "Sabres star forward Evander Kane was granted an adjournment in contemplation of dismissal, Monday, by a Buffalo City Court judge. Kane is named as the defendant in a non-criminal harassment case and was facing misdemeanor trespassing charges, after an incident at Bottoms Up nightclub. The..." October 31

  • Sabres' Evander Kane hospitalized after violent crash into boards

    CBS Sports "The Buffalo Sabres' season was already off to a bad start with multiple players sitting out the home opener with injuries, but it got worse during Thursday night's game against the Montreal Canadiens. Forward Evander Kane was taken to the hospital after a hard crash into the boards during the..." October 14

  • Evander Kane Hospitalized After Violently Slamming Into Boards

    Deadspin "Sabres winger Evander Kane left this evening’s game against the Canadiens after he fell onto his back then smashed into the boards while chasing after a dumped puck." October 13

  • LeBrun doesn’t see a trade market for Evander Kane at this point

    Today's Slapshot "NHL Insider Pierre LeBrun made a Wednesday morning appearance on Vancouver’s TSN 1040 to discuss the World Cup of Hockey, which he’s been covering. Toward the end of the radio hit, LeBrun was asked about the status of Evander Kane in Buffalo. “Let’s put it this way,” began LeBrun. “If the..." September 22

  • Sabres' Evander Kane shrugs off legal problems

    Buffalo News "As the Buffalo Sabres arrived for training camp Thursday, only one player faced questions about a criminal case. Despite that fact, Evander Kane shrugged off his legal problems as merely something that happens to athletes. “These situations are what they are,” Kane said in KeyBank Center...." September 22

  • Sabres' Gionta on Kane: 'Hopefully, he’s still maturing'

    Buffalo News "The opening of training camp is a time of renewal. Sabres captain Brian Gionta hopes the organization sees a new Evander Kane. "I would hope that he wants to stay a little more low profile around things," Gionta said Thursday in KeyBank Center. "I think on the ice he can give us a certain..." September 22

  • Sabres' Evander Kane: Files counterclaim in Supreme Court

    CBS Sports "Kane, who is accused of harassment, disorderly conduct and trespass stemming from a June incident, has filed a counterclaim and is scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 31, TSN.ca reports. Kane, who has plead not guilty to the charges, claims the allegations against him are "a sham" and is..." September 21

  • Why Sabres GM Tim Murray is in a bind when it comes to Evander Kane

    Buffalo News "One quality Tim Murray possessed from the beginning that endeared him to Buffalo is his no-nonsense attitude. He didn’t have time or energy for schmoozing and messing around. He didn’t do warm and fuzzy. He conducted business without apology or sentiment or fear. Murray is the only guy in town..." August 05

  • Evander Kane facing civil suit over December assault allegations

    The Score "Evander Kane is facing legal trouble on a number of fronts. A day after the Buffalo Sabres winger pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a June incident at a local bar, his lawyers confirmed a civil suit has been filed against him by a woman who alleges he assaulted her back in..." August 02

  • Evander Kane -- Pleads Not Guilty In Bikini Bar Incident ... Video Proves I'm Innocent!

    TMZ "NHL superstar Evander Kane just pled not guilty to charges he got physical with several women at a Buffalo bikini bar back in June ... and says VIDEO evidence will prove he did nothing wrong. The Buffalo Sabres star was arrested earlier this month -- after officials say he got violent during a..." August 01

  • Depositions detail aggressive behavior of Sabres' Kane

    Buffalo News "Sworn depositions given to Buffalo police by four people who filed complaints against Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane describe a series of aggressive incidents – including grabbing women by the neck and pulling their hair – on the night of June 24 in Bottoms Up, a bar on West Chippewa..." July 28

  • Evander Kane Grabbed Women's Necks At Bar, Fought With Bouncer

    Deadspin "Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane grabbed two women’s necks, pulled another woman’s hair, and fought with a bouncer at a Buffalo club called Bottoms Up on June 24, according to sworn statements to police acquired by Buffalo news station WKBW. The ABC affiliate showed excerpts from the..." July 27

  • Evander Kane would fill Canucks’ scoring needs

    The Province "He’s a major problem — and a potential star. The optics of another off-ice altercation by the wayward Evander Kane were ugly, but the timing may not have been better for the Vancouver Canucks, who desperately need to acquire a second-line left-winger. The Sabres’ enigma was handcuffed..." July 26

  • Sabres’ Evander Kane charged with misdemeanor trespassing in bar incident

    Buffalo News "Three Buffalo Police detectives were seen meeting Kane outside the Central Booking Bureau in City Court around 11 a.m.. They put handcuffs on Kane and accompanied him into the City Court building. Kane turned and walked away from a Buffalo News reporter when she asked them if he had any..." July 22

  • Sabres issue statement, league monitoring Kane situation

    Buffalo News "The Sabres have issued a terse, two-sentence statement on Evander Kane's arrest today. It says simply: "We are aware of the charges against Evander Kane stemming from an incident last month. Our organization will have no further comment at this time.” General Manager Tim Murray and coach Dan..." July 22

  • Canucks would like to ‘add a proven scorer,’ so cue the Evander Kane speculation

    Pro Hockey Talk "Sven Baertschi took positive steps last season, as one of the few bright spots on a team that eventually finished 28th in the overall standings. Once the now 23-year-old forward established himself as an every-game player — and that was a challenge under head coach Willie Desjardins at the..." July 16

  • Evander Kane will face non-criminal charges for Buffalo bar incidents

    Buffalo News "Sabres forward Evander Kane put his hands on four people - three women and a man - at a Chippewa Street bar during the early morning of June 24 but he will face non-criminal harassment charges for his actions against just two women, two police sources familiar with the case told The Buffalo..." July 07

  • Sabres GM Murray unhappy with Kane's latest legal trouble

    Buffalo News "Maybe the latest investigation of Evander Kane will show he did nothing wrong. Maybe it won't. No matter the result, he can expect a sitdown with Tim Murray. Based on Murray's comments Friday, Kane should walk away feeling like an embarrassed kid instead of a 24-year-old..." July 02

  • Police Release Redacted Report on Evander Kane Incident

    WBEN "Buffalo Police have released an incident report relating to an early Friday morning incident involving Sabres forward Evander Kane at a Chippewa Bar. The report states that a woman was threatened by Kane while inside Bottoms Up on Chippewa early Friday morning. The woman continued to allege..." June 27

  • Sabres' Bylsma on Kane: 'I'm not pleased to see the headline'

    Buffalo News "Like police, the Buffalo Sabres are still trying to determine exactly what happened with Evander Kane at a downtown bar. No matter the result, it was disconcerting to see negative news again accompany the forward. “I’m not pleased to see the headline,” coach Dan Bylsma said Saturday. Buffalo..." June 26

  • 2 crime reports filed against Sabres’ Evander Kane

    WIVB 4 "Sources have confirmed to News 4 that two crime reports have been filed against Sabres’ left winger Evander Kane. The crime reports relate to an alleged incident following Kane’s appearance at a Buffalo bar called Bottom’s Up on Chippewa Street on Thursday night. A group, including Kane, had..." June 24