BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 24, 2019) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Lawrence Pilut from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Pilut (5’11”, 187 lbs., 12/30/1995) re-joins the Sabres after appearing in 25 games with the team earlier in the season. In his first season in North America, Pilut has recorded six points (1+5) with the Sabres and added 26 points (4+22) in 28 AHL games. His plus-21 rating and his .93 points per game both rank second among all Rochester skaters in 2018-19.

A native of Tingsryd, Sweden, Pilut signed with the Sabres as a free agent in May of 2018 after being named the 2017-18 SHL Defenseman of the Year.

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