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Danny Gare

Born:May 14, 1954Draft:1974 Sabres 29th Overall
Hometown:Nelson, British ColumbiaPosition:Right Wing
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Retired

Daniel Mirl Gare (born May 14, 1954) is a Canadian broadcaster, ice hockey coach and former National Hockey League (NHL) player, most notably of the Buffalo Sabres. During a 14-year professional career, Gare also played for the Detroit Red Wings and Edmonton Oilers. He was a two-time All-Star right winger who twice scored 50 goals for the Sabres.

Danny Gare
BOSTON, MA – 1980’s: Danny Gare #18 of the Buffalo Sabres follows play in game against the Boston Bruins at the Boston Garden. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)

Danny Gare Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
December 2, 1981Jim Schoenfeld
Derek Smith
Mike Foligno
Dale McCourt
Brent Peterson

Deeper Dive


  • WCHL All-Star Team (1974)
  • NHL Second Team All-Star (1980)
  • NHL All-Star Game (1980, 1981)
  • Buffalo Sabres Hall of Fame (1994)
  • No. 18 Jersey Retired by Sabres (2005)
  • Sabres Record for Goals by a Right Wing (267)