BUFFALO, N.Y. (December 1, 2016) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled goaltender Linus Ullmark from the Rochester Americans (AHL).
Ullmark (6’4”, 221 lbs., 7/31/1993) joins the team for his second recall of 2016-17 but has yet to appear in an NHL game this season. He played in 20 games for the Sabres during his first season in North America in 2015-16, posting a .913 save percentage and a 2.60 goals-against average. His 8-10-2 record in 2015-16 included wins in each of his last three NHL appearances.
Buffalo’s sixth-round pick (163rd overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft, Ullmark has logged a 7-7-1 record and .913 save percentage through 15 games with the Americans this season.