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Sabres forward Tage Thompson underwent successful surgery on his right shoulder on Tuesday.

After further evaluation with the Sabres’ team doctors during the rehab process for his injury sustained on Nov. 17, it was determined that surgery was the appropriate next step in Thompson’s recovery process.

Thompson’s expected recovery time will be five to six months.


The Buffalo Sabres have recalled forward Tage Thompson from the Rochester Americans (AHL).


  • Joins the Sabres for his first recall of the season after recording career-high totals in NHL games played (65), goals (7) and points (12) with the team in 2018-19.
  • His 12 points this season tie to lead all Rochester Americans skaters. He ranks second on the team with six goals.
  • Ranks second in the AHL with 67 shots on goal in 2019-20, averaging more than four shots per game through his first 16 games of the season.


The Sabres have placed the following players on waivers:
Forward Remi Elie
Forward Curtis Lazar
Forward Scott Wilson
Defenseman Casey Nelson

The Sabres have assigned the following players to the Rochester Americans (AHL):
Forward Rasmus Asplund
Forward Tage Thompson
Defenseman Lawrence Pilut


BUFFALO, N.Y. (March 28, 2019) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has assigned forward Tage Thompson to the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Post-Game Report: 3/12 vs. Dallas

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
0 2 0 2 27
0 0 0 0 35

Game Summary

Event Summary


Top Notes

  • With tonight’s loss, the Sabres have fallen to 19-11-4 at home this season.
  • The Stars have now won consecutive games in Buffalo for the first time since they won three straight from Feb. 7, 1992 to Feb. 13, 1994.
  • Ben Bishop became the first goaltender to shut the Sabres out twice in a season since Roberto Luongo and Marc-Andre Fleury did so in 2014-15.
  • Tage Thompson appeared in his 100th NHL game tonight.
  • Rasmus Dahlin led all Sabres with 24:50 of ice time.


Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Bishop W 1.000 0.00
Sabres Ullmark L .926 2.11


Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Stars Bishop 23-14-2 .932 2.08
Sabres Ullmark 14-11-4 .907 3.10


Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Jeff Skinner

Sabres forward Alexander Nylander

Sabres forward Tage Thompson

Stars head coach Jim Montgomery

Stars forward Blake Comeau

Stars forward Roope Hintz

Stars goaltender Ben Bishop