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RECORD CROWDS ATTEND SABRES DEVELOPMENT CAMP

The Buffalo Sabres hosted nearly 15,000 fans at First Niagara Center this past week as the team held its annual summer development camp. The week consisted of four public on-ice practice sessions, highlighted by an intra-squad “Blue and White” scrimmage on Tuesday and a three-on-three tournament on Friday. Tuesday’s scrimmage attracted more than 8,700 fans […]

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SABRES SIGN ENNIS TO MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Tyler Ennis to a multi-year contract. Ennis (5’9″, 169 lbs., 10/6/89) has played in parts of five seasons with the Sabres since being drafted by Buffalo in the first round (26th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. He later signed a two-year contract with […]

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SABRES SIGN RUHWEDEL TO TWO-YEAR CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed defenseman Chad Ruhwedel to a two-year contract. Ruhwedel (5/7/90, 5’11″, 181 lbs) has played in 28 games for the Sabres since signing an entry-level contract with the club in April 2013. While playing for the Rochester Americans in 2013-14, Ruhwedel notched 28 points (4+24) in 47 […]

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REINHART SIGNS NHL CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has signed forward Sam Reinhart to a three-year, entry level contract. The second overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, Reinhart (6’1”, 190 lbs., 11/6/95) became the Sabres’ highest draft pick since the team selected Pierre Turgeon first overall in 1987. He joins the Sabres organization […]

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SABRES INK SAMUELS-THOMAS

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has signed forward Jordan Samuels-Thomas to a one-year, entry level contract. The Sabres acquired the rights to Samuels-Thomas (6’4”, 215 lbs., 5/28/90) on July 9 from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. The West Hartford, Connecticut native […]

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SABRES ACQUIRE FORWARD SAMUELS-THOMAS FROM WINNIPEG

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has acquired left wing Jordan Samuels-Thomas from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Samuels-Thomas (6’3”, 195 lbs., 5/28/90) appeared in 34 games in his second season at Quinnipiac University during the 2013-14 season, compiling 29 points (13+16) […]

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SABRES SIGN DEFENSEMAN TYSON STRACHAN

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed defenseman Tyson Strachan to a one-year contract. Strachan (6’3″, 215 lbs., 10/30/1984) appeared in 18 games with the Washington Capitals in 2013-14, recording two assists and 28 penalty minutes. He spent the majority of the season with the Hershey Bears (AHL), appearing in 60 games and […]

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SABRES SIGN MESZAROS TO ONE-YEAR CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed defenseman Andrej Meszaros to a one-year contract. Meszaros (6’2″, 223 lbs., 10/13/85), a nine-year NHL veteran, joins the Sabres after finishing the 2013-14 season with the Boston Bruins. Prior to being traded to the Bruins in March 2014, Meszaros played parts of four seasons with the […]

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SABRES SIGN MOULSON TO MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Matt Moulson to a multi-year contract. Moulson (6’1″, 200 lbs., 11/1/83) re-joins the Sabres after finishing the 2013-14 season with 13 points (6+7) in 20 regular-season games and three points (1+3) in 10 games in the Stanley Cup Playoffs as a member of the Minnesota […]

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SABRES SIGN GIONTA TO THREE-YEAR CONTRACT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Brian Gionta to a three-year contract. Gionta (5’7″, 176 lbs., 1/18/79), a 12-year NHL veteran, has spent the past five seasons playing for the Montreal Canadiens, serving as the team’s captain since the 2010-11 season. Prior to the Canadiens, Gionta played seven seasons with the […]

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