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SABRES SIGN DAVIDSON TO 1-YEAR CONTRACT

The Sabres have signed defenseman Brandon Davidson to a one-year contract with an AAV of $700,000.


Highlights:

  • Led all Stockton defensemen in points per game (.59) last season (min. five games played) while setting an AHL career high with 20 points (3+17) in 34 games.
  • Tied his NHL career highs in games played (51) and goals (4) between the Montreal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers and New York Islanders during the 2017-18 season.
  • Named to the WHL (East) Second All-Star Team in 2012 after a 49-point campaign as the captain of the Regina Pats in his last junior season.

Post-Game Report: 3/1 vs. EDM

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Oilers
(24-34-7)
1 0 0 1 2 41
Sabres
(25-31-8)
0 0 1 0 1 32

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Cal O’Reilly’s goal was his first as a member of the Sabres and his first in the NHL since Dec. 21, 2011, when he was a member of the Phoenix Coyotes.
  • With 39 saves tonight, Robin Lehner is 2-3-2 in his last seven games with a .953 save percentage and a 1.55 goals-against average, making it the best seven-game stretch of his career by both metrics.
    • Lehner’s .933 save percentage through 16 games played is the second-best in the league among goalies with at least five games played, trailing only Carey Price (12 GP, .934).
  • After going 3-for-3 tonight, the Sabres are 64-for-70 (91.4%) on the penalty kill in their last 25 games, including a 25-for-26 mark (96.2%) in their last eight games.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Cal O’Reilly

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian

Oilers head coach Todd McLellan

Oilers forward Connor McDavid

Oilers forward Jordan Eberle

Oilers defenseman Brandon Davidson