Category Archives: News Release

SABRES ASSIGN FIVE TO TAXI SQUAD


The Sabres have assigned the following players to the team’s taxi squad:

Forwards Rasmus Asplund and Casey Mittelstadt

Defensemen William Borgen and Brandon Davidson

Goaltender Jonas Johansson

SABRES ASSIGN FOUR TO ROCHESTER


The Sabres have assigned the following players to the Rochester Americans (AHL):

Forward Andrew Oglevie
Forward Arttu Ruotsalainen
Defenseman Jacob Bryson
Defenseman Mattias Samuelsson

 

SABRES ANNOUNCE ROSTER MOVES


The Sabres have assigned the following players to the Rochester Americans (AHL):

Forwards Brandon Biro, Steven Fogarty, Brett Murray and C.J. Smith

Defensemen Casey Fitzgerald and Ryan Jones

Goaltenders Michael Houser and Dustin Tokarski

SABRES SIGN SHEAHAN TO 1-YEAR CONTRACT

The Sabres have signed forward Riley Sheahan to a one-year contract worth $700,000.


Highlights:

  • Signed a professional tryout contract with the Sabres on Dec. 29, 2020 to join the team for the beginning of training camp.
  • Has 164 points (66+98) in 513 career NHL games for the Edmonton Oilers, Florida Panthers, Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings.
  • Established career-high totals in assists (23) and points (36) in 79 games for Detroit during the 2014-15 season.
  • Won a Calder Cup in 2013 for the Grand Rapids Griffins and led all AHL rookies with 13 assists in the playoffs.

ZEMGUS GIRGENSONS INJURY UPDATE


Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons underwent successful surgery today to repair a hamstring injury suffered during the team’s scrimmage on Jan. 4.

The expected recovery time for this injury is approximately six months.