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SABRES ASSIGN EIGHT TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (April 8, 2018) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned eight players to the Rochester Americans (AHL): Forwards Nicholas Baptiste, Alexander Nylander and Kevin Porter; defensemen Brendan Guhle, Casey Nelson and Matt Tennyson; goaltenders Linus Ullmark and Adam Wilcox.

Post-Game Report: 3/7 vs. Calgary

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Flames
(33-25-10)
2 3 0 5 41
Sabres
(21-35-11)
0 0 1 1 26

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • The Flames earned their first win in Buffalo since Dec. 14, 2013.
  • Calgary’s regulation win broke the Sabres’ 13-game point streak (11-0-2) in home games against the Flames. It was Calgary’s first regulation win in Buffalo since March 15, 1996.
  • With his assist tonight, Jason Pominville now has seven points (2+5) in his last seven games.

 

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Flames
Rittich W .962 1.00
Sabres Johnson
Lehner
L
ND
.818
.947
9.22
1.77

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Flames Rittich 7-5-3 .904 2.96
Sabres Johnson
Lehner
7-11-3
13-24-8
.896
.910
3.28
2.96

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres defenseman Casey Nelson

Sabres goaltender Chad Johnson

Flames head coach Glen Gulutzan

Flames forward Mark Jankowski

Flames defenseman Dougie Hamilton

Flames goaltender David Rittich

SABRES RECALL NELSON FROM ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (January 17, 2018) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Casey Nelson from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Through 37 games in his second AHL season, Nelson (6’1”, 185 lbs., 7/18/1992) has recorded 11 points (2+9) and leads the Amerks with a plus-11 rating. The Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin native has appeared in 18 games with the Sabres during the last two seasons, totaling four assists and 12 penalty minutes.

SABRES ASSIGN NELSON TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (November 24, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned defenseman Casey Nelson to the Rochester Americans (AHL).

SABRES RECALL CRISCUOLO, NELSON

BUFFALO, N.Y. (November 16, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled forward Kyle Criscuolo (krihs-KOH-loh) and defenseman Casey Nelson from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Criscuolo (5’9”, 172 lbs., 5/5/1992) joins the Sabres for his first career recall after signing a two-year contract with the team in July. Through 14 games in his second full AHL season, the Southampton, New Jersey native is tied for the Americans’ team lead with 11 points (5+6) and leads the team in plus/minus rating (plus-4) and shots (40).

Now in his second full professional season after signing with the Sabres in March 2016, Nelson (6’1”, 185 lbs., 7/18/1992) has posted four points (1+3) in 14 games with Rochester in 2017-18. A native of Stillwater, Minnesota, Nelson has totaled four assists and 12 penalty minutes in 18 career NHL games with Buffalo.

In a corresponding move, the Sabres have placed defensemen Taylor Fedun and Matt Tennyson on injured reserve.