Sabres getting healthy: Demote 3 to AHL Rochester
The banged-up Buffalo Sabres are healthy enough to afford
returning three players to the minors.
Forwards Paul Szczechura and Corey Tropp, and defenseman T.J.
Brennan were re-assigned to AHL Rochester on Monday. The moves come
as the Sabres had several injured regulars back on the ice for
It’s a group that included forwards Drew Stafford and Patrick
Kaleta and defenseman Robyn Regehr, who each missed at least one
game last week.
Forward Tyler Ennis is also considered close to returning after
missing 16 games with an ankle injury.
The Sabres are 3-3-1 in their past seven and were minus nine
regulars – including goalie Ryan Miller (concussion) – in a 5-1 win
over Washington on Saturday. Buffalo hosts the New York Islanders