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SABRES ASSIGN ULLMARK TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (September 28, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned goaltender Linus Ullmark to the Rochester Americans (AHL).

The Sabres now have 31 players (18 forwards, 11 defensemen and two goaltenders) on their training camp roster.

SABRES INK ULLMARK TO TWO-YEAR EXTENSION

BUFFALO, N.Y. (June 13, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed goaltender Linus Ullmark to a two-year contract extension with an annual average value (AAV) of $750,000.
 
Ullmark (6’4”, 221 lbs., 7/31/1993) has appeared in 21 NHL games during the last two seasons, positing an 8-11-2 record with a .913 save percentage and a 2.62 goals-against average.
 
“Linus has worked hard both on and off the ice, and his performance at both the NHL and AHL levels has reflected those efforts,” said Sabres General Manager Jason Botterill. “He made great strides during his second season in North America and we are eager to see him continue his development.”
 
Drafted by the Sabres in the sixth round (163rd overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft, Ullmark spent most of the 2016-17 season with the Rochester Americans (AHL), where he led the league in saves (1,525) and minutes played (3,201:55). He also eclipsed his 2015-16 totals in every major category, compiling a 26-27-2 record with a .909 save percentage and a 2.87 goals-against average en route to an appearance in the 2017 AHL All-Star Classic.
 
Before coming to North America, Ullmark spent five seasons playing for MODO in Sweden at both the junior and elite levels. During the 2013-14 season, the Lugnvik, Sweden native registered a 2.08 goals-against average and a .931 save percentage.

SABRES ASSIGN THREE TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (April 10, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned forwards Alexander Nylander and Evan Rodrigues, and goaltender Linus Ullmark to the Rochester Americans (AHL).

SABRES RECALL ULLMARK

BUFFALO, N.Y. (April 7, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled goaltender Linus Ullmark from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Ullmark (6’4”, 221 lbs., 7/31/1993) joins the team for his seventh recall of the 2016-17 season. Through 53 games in his second AHL season, Buffalo’s sixth-round pick (163rd overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft is 25-26-2 with a .909 save percentage and leads the league with 1,464 saves.

The Lugnvik, Sweden native played 20 games for the Sabres as a rookie during the 2015-16 season, posting a .913 save percentage and a 2.60 goals-against average, but has not yet appeared in an NHL game this season. His 8-10-2 record in 2015-16 included wins in each of his last three NHL appearances.

SABRES ASSIGN ULLMARK TO ROCHESTER

BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 6, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned goaltender Linus Ullmark to the Rochester Americans (AHL).