The Buffalo Sabres have signed defenseman Mark Pysyk to a one-year contract worth $900,000.
Recorded four points (3+1) in 36 games for Dallas in 2020-21 and ranked second among Stars defensemen with a 55.7 shot-attempt percentage.
Played in 125 games for the Sabres from 2012 to 2016 after being selected by Buffalo in the first round (23rd overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft. During his time in Buffalo, he notched 26 points (5+21) and averaged 17:24 of ice time.
Captured a WHL championship with the Edmonton Oil Kings in his second season as the team’s captain (2011-12).
Won a bronze medal with Team Canada at the 2012 IIHF World Junior Championship.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (January 11, 2016) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Mark Pysyk from his conditioning assignment with the Rochester Americans (AHL).
Pysyk (6’1”, 200 lbs., 1/11/1992) had one assist and an even rating in three games for the Amerks. The former first-round pick (23rd overall) in the 2010 NHL Draft is in his fourth NHL season and has 16 points (4+12) in 88 career games for the Sabres.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (July 14, 2015) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed defenseman Mark Pysyk to a two-year contract.
Pysyk (6’1”, 192 lbs., 1/11/1992) has registered 15 points (4+11) in 70 career NHL games for the Sabres during the last three seasons. The Sherwood Park, Alberta native also spent parts of the last three seasons with the Rochester Americans (AHL), where he posted 47 points (8+39) in 142 games.
The Sabres’ first-round pick (23rd overall) in the 2010 NHL Draft, Pysyk spent five seasons with the WHL’s Edmonton Oil Kings, including two as the team’s captain, before turning pro. He finished his WHL career with 125 points (25+100) in 243 games, and helped guide the Oil Kings to a WHL championship following the 2011-12 season.