Category Archives: News Release

SABRES ASSIGN FASCHING TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 25, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned forward Hudson Fasching to the Rochester Americans (AHL).

SABRES RECALL AUSTIN

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 25, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Brady Austin from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Austin (6’4”, 230 lbs., 6/16/1993) joins the team for the second time this week after making his NHL debut and recording four shots on goal in his first two games with the Sabres on March 20 and 21. The Bobcaygeon, Ontario native has recorded nine points (2+7) and 51 penalty minutes in 62 games for the Amerks this season.

SABRES ASSIGN THREE TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 22, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned forward Justin Bailey and defensemen Brady Austin and Casey Nelson to the Rochester Americans (AHL).

SABRES RECALL DEFENSEMEN NELSON, AUSTIN

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 20, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defensemen Casey Nelson and Brady Austin from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Nelson (6’1”, 190 lbs., 7/18/1992), who has posted 13 points (4+9) in 45 AHL games in 2016-17, returns to the Sabres for his third stint of the season. Since signing with the Sabres in March 2016, the Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin native has tallied four assists in 16 career NHL games.

Buffalo’s seventh-round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft, Austin (6’4”, 230 lbs., 6/16/1993) will join the team for his first career NHL recall after recording nine points (2+7) and 36 penalty minutes in 61 games for the Amerks this season.

SABRES RECALL FEDUN

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 16, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Taylor Fedun from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Fedun (6’1”, 198 lbs., 6/4/1988) has been recalled for the third time this season after recording seven assists and 16 penalty minutes for the team in a career-high 25 games this season.

The Edmonton, Alberta native returns to Buffalo’s roster after a nine-game stint in Rochester in which he recorded six points (1+5). With 23 points (5+18) in 29 AHL games during the 2016-17 season, Fedun has tallied more goals and assists for the Amerks than any other defenseman.