Top Seasons

Year Record Result
2007 53-22 Lost Conference Finals
2006 52-24 Lost Conference Finals
1999 37-28 Lost Stanley Cup Finals
1980 47-17 Lost Semifinals
1975 49-16 Lost Stanley Cup Finals

Recent Seasons

Year Record Result
2020 30-31 Missed Playoffs
2019 33-39 Missed Playoffs
2018 25-45 Missed Playoffs
2017 33-37 Missed Playoffs
2016 35-36 Missed Playoffs

1st Round Draft Picks

Year Rd/Pick Player
2020 1 / 8 Jack Quinn RW
2019 1 / 7 Dylan Cozens  C
2019 1 / 31 Ryan Johnson  D
2018 1 / 1 Rasmus Dahlin D
2017 1 / 8 Casey Mittelstadt C

Longest Serving GM's

Tenure Years General Manager
1998-20 23 Darcy Regier
1979-87 9 Scotty Bowman
1971-77 7 Punch Imlach
1987-93 7 Gerry Meehan
1994-97 4 John Muckler

Principal Owners

Tenure Years Owner
2011-20 10 Terrence Pegula
2004-10 7 Tom Golisano
2004-10 7 Larry Quinn
2003 1 National Hockey League
1998-02 5 John Rigas
1971-97 27 Northrup Knox
1971-96 26 Seymour Knox III

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