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SABRES TRIM CAMP ROSTER BY 12

BUFFALO, N.Y. (September 27, 2015) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has released 12 players from its training camp roster.

Click here for an updated training camp roster.

Ten players have been loaned to the Rochester Americans (AHL): Forwards Justin Bailey, Nicholas Baptiste, Jerry D’Amigo (pending waivers), Jean Dupuy, William Carrier, Daniel Catenacci, Justin Kea, Jack Nevins and Philip Varone (pending waivers); goaltender Andrey Makarov

Two players have been released from their tryouts and will report to Rochester for training camp: Forward Matt Garbowsky and defenseman Matt Prapavessis.

The Sabres now have 38 players (20 forwards, 14 defensemen and four goaltenders) on their training camp roster.

D’AMIGO SIGNS TWO-WAY CONTRACT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (July 23, 2015) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Jerry D’Amigo to a one-year, two-way contract.

D’Amigo (5’11”, 208 lbs., 2/19/1991) made his Sabres debut last season, logging nine NHL games in March after begin recalled from the Rochester Americans (AHL). The Binghamton, New York native split the 2014-15 AHL season between the Americans and the Springfield Falcons, logging 26 points (9+17) in 59 AHL games during his fifth professional season.

The Sabres acquired D’Amigo from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Luke Adam in December 2014. Since being selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the sixth round of the 2009 NHL Draft, D’Amigo has appeared in 31 NHL games, recording three points (1+2) and two penalty minutes.

SABRES QUALIFY SEVEN RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS

BUFFALO, N.Y. (June 29, 2015) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has tendered a qualifying offer to the following restricted free agents:

Forwards Jerry D’Amigo, Johan Larsson, Tim Schaller, Philip Varone; defensemen Jerome Leduc and Mark Pysyk; goaltender Nathan Lieuwen.

SABRES RECALL THREE FORWARDS FROM ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 3, 2015) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled forwards Mikhail Grigorenko, Tim Schaller and Jerry D’Amigo from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League (AHL).

Grigorenko (5/16/94, 6’3″, 211 lbs) joins the Sabres for the fourth time this season, having recorded a goal and an assist in 12 NHL games so far this season. In Rochester, Grigorenko has appeared in 38 games in 2014-15 and has tallied 31 points (10+21). In 55 NHL games played with the Sabres through parts of three seasons, he has registered 10 points (4+6). Drafted by the Sabres in the first round (12th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft, Grigorenko signed an entry-level contract with the club in July 2012.

Schaller (6’2”, 206 lbs., 11/16/90) will be joining the team for the third time this season after making his NHL debut on Nov. 29 in Montreal. He leads the Amerks with 15 goals and ranks second on the club with 40 points (15+25) in 55 games. Originally signed by the Sabres as a free agent on April 2, 2013, the Merrimack, N.H. native has played six games with the Sabres this season, scoring his first NHL goal on Dec. 21 at Boston.

D’Amigo (5’11”, 205 lbs., 2/19/91) is joining the Sabres for his first recall of the 2014-15 season after the team acquired him from Columbus on Dec. 16, 2014. He has 26 points (9+17) in 59 AHL games this season, including 19 (6+13) in 31 games since joining the Amerks. The Binghamton, N.Y. native played in 22 NHL games during the 2013-14 season as a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs, recording one goal and two assists.

SABRES ACQUIRE JERRY D’AMIGO FROM BLUE JACKETS

BUFFALO, N.Y. (December 16, 2014) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has acquired forward Jerry D’Amigo from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for forward Luke Adam. D’Amigo will join the Sabres’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Rochester Americans.

“We feel that this was a good deal that gave both teams a player they were looking for,” said Sabres General Manager Tim Murray. “Jerry brings a tremendous work ethic to our organization and we know he’ll have an immediate impact with the Amerks. Luke has been a steady force for our clubs since he was drafted in 2008 and we wish him luck as he joins the Blue Jackets’ organization.”

D’Amigo (5’11”, 205 lbs., 2/19/91) was acquired by Columbus in July 2014 and has appeared in 28 games this season for the club’s AHL affiliate, the Springfield Falcons, tallying seven points (3+4) and 26 penalty minutes.

Prior to joining the Columbus organization, D’Amigo spent four seasons with the Toronto Marlies (AHL) and recorded 118 points (57+61) in 240 regular-season games, adding 36 points (15+21) in 40 career AHL postseason contests. A 2009 sixth-round Toronto Maple Leafs draft pick (158th overall), the forward made his first NHL appearance in 2013-14 with the Maple Leafs, logging three points (1+2) in 22 NHL games.

The Binghamton, N.Y. native played for Team USA at the World Junior Championship in 2010 and 2011, helping the United States win gold in 2010 and a bronze medal in 2011. He also played for the U.S. National U-18 Team for three seasons and was the team’s scoring leader in 2008-09.

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