Phil Housley won 25 games as a rookie coach. ©2018, Hickling Images

Sabres notes: GM Jason Botterill supports coach Phil Housley

BUFFALO – It’s unlikely legendary coaches Toe Blake or Scotty Bowman could’ve done much with the Sabres this season. A dearth of talent helped them finish 31st overall.

Still, following such a miserable campaign, the question had to be asked: will Phil Housley be general manager Jason Botterill’s coach again next season?

“One-hundred percent Phil Housley will be our coach next year,” Botterill said Wednesday inside KeyBank Center. “I have certainly enjoyed working with Phil ... Read the full article

Andrew Oglevie enjoyed a strong junior season. ©2018, Hickling Images

Sabres sign Notre Dame’s Andrew Oglevie to entry-level contract

BUFFALO – The Sabres have signed Notre Dame forward Andrew Oglevie to a two-year, entry-level contract, the team announced today.

The 5-foot-10, 180-pound Oglevie, 23, just finished his junior season with the Fighting Irish, compiling a team-high 15 goals and 39 points 36 games.... Read the full article