Phil Housley

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Joe DiBiase
February 20, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Back in November, the Buffalo Sabres went a 10-game winning streak, which shot them to the top of the NHL standings. In 34 games since the end of the winning streak, the team has just 11 wins and sit six points out of the final Wild Card spot in the Eastern Conference. That kind of collapse has...
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Kyle Powell
February 19, 2019 - 9:13 pm
Despite entering the third period with a 1-0 lead, the Buffalo Sabres were sunk, 4-2, thanks to four unanswered goals from the Florida Panthers on Tuesday in Sunrise, Florida. It was the third straight decision that Buffalo has dropped, being out-scored 14-5 over the span of those three losses. Let...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
February 19, 2019 - 12:56 pm
With just 24 games left in the 2018-19 season, the Buffalo Sabres find themselves six points back of the second Wild Card spot in the Eastern Conference. Over the weekend, the club lost badly to two of the bottom teams in the National Hockey League, and were outscored 9-3 in those two games. The...
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Paul Hamilton
February 18, 2019 - 5:22 pm
Sunrise, FL (WGR 550) - In the games where the Sabres storm the net, they score goals. In the games they don’t, they wind up with close to nothing. New Jersey was a great example of that. They got over 30 shots, but no traffic in front of Cory Schneider. Phil Housley said it’s the way they do it...
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Nick Lozanovski
February 17, 2019 - 9:18 pm
The Buffalo Sabres took another bad loss on Sunday night, this time a 4-1 loss at the hands of the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Buffalo was unable to get any offense going, outside of a Sam Reinhart second period goal. The final blows came as Buffalo surrendered...
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Paul Hamilton
February 17, 2019 - 8:06 pm
Newark, NJ (WGR 550) - We’ve hit game No. 58 in the NHL season, which is something new for Rasmus Dahlin and Casey Mittelstadt. This is where the grind of the NHL can get to young players. Phil Housley said it can be tough on youngsters, “I just think the day-to-day grind, just handling that and...
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Paul Hamilton
February 17, 2019 - 12:34 pm
Newark, NJ (WGR 550) - The Sabres didn’t have a morning skate, but Kyle Okposo and Zach Bogosian did go over to the rink since they didn’t practice on Saturday. Buffalo is expected to get Casey Mittelstadt back after missing two games. He said he felt great after Saturday and added, “I felt good...
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Paul Hamilton
February 16, 2019 - 2:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Before the Sabres left for New Jersey on Saturday, they practiced at HarborCenter. Kyle Okposo didn’t practice as a precaution, but Phil Housley had great news that the winger did not suffer a concussion on Friday night against the Rangers. Okposo did make the trip. Also...
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Derek Kramer
February 15, 2019 - 10:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres once again failed to string together a pair of wins, not winning consecutive games since December after their 6-2 loss at the hands of the New York Rangers at KeyBank Center. Jeff Skinner scored his 35th and 36th goals of the season in the loss. Things fell apart for Buffalo in...
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Paul Hamilton
February 15, 2019 - 10:24 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The good defensive play of the last three games went out the window on Friday as the Sabres got rolled by the New York Rangers. Buffalo only took seven out of 14 points in its homestand, which isn’t close to good enough. In the first period against the Rangers, Buffalo had...
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