Sabres recall Kassian; loan 2 to AHL Rochester
The Buffalo Sabres have recalled rookie forward Zack Kassian
from Rochester of the AHL.
It’s the third time the Sabres’ 2009 first-round draft pick has
been called up this season. Saturday’s move comes a day after
forward Cody McCormick was hurt in a 3-2 shootout win over
Kassian has three goals and three assists in 19 games with
Buffalo this season.
The Sabres also loaned rookie center Luke Adam and rookie
defenseman T.J. Brennan to Rochester.
Adam is tied for eighth among NHL rookies with 20 points (10
goals, 10 assists), but has been in an extended slump with no
points in his past 20 games. Brennan has been cleared after missing
seven games with an upper body injury.
Buffalo hosted Tampa Bay on Saturday night.