SABRES SIGN JOKIHARJU TO 3-YEAR CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres have signed defenseman Henri Jokiharju to a three-year contract with an AAV of $2.5 million.

Highlights:
  • Notched eight points (3+5) in 46 games for the Sabres in 2020-21 and tied for seventh among NHL defensemen in penalties taken per 60 minutes (0.14).
  • Was one of four players to appear in all 69 games the Sabres played during his first full NHL season in 2019-20.
  • Has represented his native Finland at four major international tournaments, including gold medal-winning performances at the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship, the 2019 IIHF World Championship and the 2016 IIHF U18 World Championship.

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