Phil Housley

Sabres GM: Housley will return as head coach

Despite a last-place finish in the NHL standings this year, Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill still has faith in head coach Phil Housley.<p>…

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O’Reilly: Sabres adopted mindset of ‘being OK with losing’

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Ryan O’Reilly was unable to hide his dejection as he acknowledged that the Sabres‘ latest last-place finish led him to question …

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Sabres say change is coming at locker cleanout day

Phil Housley had a common message for his players during exit meetings for the Buffalo Sabres on Monday: Get ready for training camp, because it's …

Sabres Clean Out Locker

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres cleaned out their lockers after completing a season that saw them finish in last place.<p>Finishing last for the …

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Phil Housley Postgame (4/7/18)

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Sabres at Panthers: Five Things to Know

SUNRISE, Fla. -- It started on Oct. 5 and ends six months and two days later. The Sabres and the Florida Panthers in BB&T Center Saturday night at 7. …

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Mittelstadt, Nylander net 1st NHL goals in loss to Lightning | NHL.com

<b>TAMPA -</b> Phil Housley spoke Friday morning about the kind of impression a trip to Amalie Arena might make on Casey Mittelstadt and Alex Nylander. As …

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Phil Housley Postgame (4/4/18)

Gamenight: Senators take 2-1 lead over the Sabres in first period

The Buffalo Sabres wrap up their home portion of the 2017-18 season on Wednesday night with a matchup against the Ottawa Senators at KeyBank …

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As points pile up, Sabres' Reinhart living up to draft promise

TORONTO – When the Buffalo Sabres approached their marquee game of the season on New Year's Day, a dreaded word had begun accompanying Sam …

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Leafs' Dermott dodges major injury

<i>TSN Toronto reporter Mark Masters checks in daily with news and notes from Maple Leafs practices and game-day skates. The Leafs and Sabres held</i> …

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Dermott not out long term, as Leafs mix and match lineup vs. Sabres

This has been a season of good fortune for Travis Dermott, and his luck is still holding.It turns out the Maple Leafs defenceman does not have a …

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Playoff-bound Maple Leafs host struggling Sabres

TORONTO -- Despite the distance between the teams in the standings, the Toronto Maple Leafs know better than to take the Buffalo Sabres lightly.<p>The …

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Sabres' Housley: Antipin 'doing well' after being stretchered off

Buffalo Sabres defenseman Victor Antipin is "doing well" after he was stretchered off the ice Saturday following a hit from behind into the boards …

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GARTH'S CORNER - Jumpin' Jack Flash

High ankle sprain be damned.<p>Jack Eichel's next goal or assist will give him a new NHL career personal best for points.<p>Since making his return to the …

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Housley makes return to Nashville as Sabres visit Preds

<b>NASHVILLE -</b> Phil Housley knows the impact that the home crowd at Bridgestone Arena can have on a game as well as anyone. On Saturday, he'll …

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Casey Mittelstadt helps, but not enough

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The NHL's last-place Buffalo Sabres endured yet another familiar collapse at home, where they are now assured of finishing …

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Sabres' Ullmark progressing slowly with upper-body injury

When the Sabres recalled Linus Ullmark in mid-March, the goaltender was set to be a regular in the crease for the remainder of the season. It hasn't …

Sabres spinning wheels in rebuilding phase but hope is on the horizon

Mike Babcock was probably not trying to be insulting.It just came out that way.As the Toronto Maple Leafs coach headed into Monday night’s game …

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Maple Leafs feeling playoff itch, but not looking past Sabres

Jake Gardiner and the Maple Leafs would love to move the calendar ahead a couple of weeks.“Been waiting all year for it,” Gardiner said of the …

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Eichel set for bittersweet reunion with Matthews

<i>TSN Toronto reporter Mark Masters checks in daily with news and notes from Maple Leafs practices and game-day skates. The Leafs held an optional</i> …

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The Sabres face a Leaf team that has won 13 straight at home

<b>Toronto, ON (WGR 550) -</b> The Sabres face a Maple Leafs team that has won 13 straight games at home. Their last loss in Toronto was Jan. 22 against …

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Sabres shake up defense in Toronto

<b>TORONTO -</b> With the news of Casey Mittelstadt signing his entry-level deal breaking just as the Buffalo Sabres left the ice at Air Canada Centre on …

Phil Housley Postgame (03/24/18)

Sabres' accountability problems return to spotlight

NEW YORK – As a seventh lost season nears its merciful end and a roster overhaul beckons, the search for the holy grail continues.<p>Accountability is …

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Sabres Notebook: Puny shooting percentage; Reinhart hits 20 goals

NEW YORK – The numbers are seriously ridiculous.<p>In the last four games, the Buffalo Sabres have taken 144 shots. They've scored twice. That's a puny …

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The Wraparound: Rangers 5, Sabres 1

NEW YORK – The Buffalo Sabres are used to losing to the New York Rangers. This one, however, was really bad.<p>After Buffalo failed to score early, the …

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Vesey, Georgiev lead Rangers to 5-1 win over Sabres

With each passing game, it appears the New York Rangers may have found an apprentice goalie for next season.<p>Jimmy Vesey had two goals and an assist …

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The Sabres will try to, at least, score a goal against the Rangers

<b>New York, NY (WGR 550) -</b> Just when you thought the Sabres can’t sink any lower, they go out and score just one goal in three games.<p>It’s no …

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Inside the Sabres: Reviewing drive, passion of video coach Mat Myers

Mat Myers couldn't help it. He was living a dream bigger than his imagination, so of course he was going to smile every day.<p>Phil Housley noticed. …

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