Lots of room at the Frozen Four

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist The first thing you noticed when walking into the KeyBank Center before Thursday’s Frozen Four double-header was the empty seats. There were rows…

Book Review: The Big Chair

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page A while back, a general manager of a National Hockey League team was asked an unusual question: Is your job much fun? He smiled,…

Sabres turn another page

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist Monday was Locker Cleanout Day for the Buffalo Sabres, the time to look back on the season just past and look ahead to…

Book Review: 108 Stitches

By Budd Bailey What’s the next best thing to having dinner with Ron Darling? Reading “108 Stitches” by Ron Darling. This is one of those books that’s thankfully easy to…

Sabres can’t catch a break

By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist Phil Housley walked into the media room after Tuesday’s 3-2 loss by his Buffalo Sabres to the Nashville Predators with a stern expression…