Seth Griffith Clears Waivers, Amerks Gain Offensive Strength

A November miracle has occurred, a player destined for the Rochester Americans wasn’t claimed off of waiver. Seth Griffith has cleared waivers and will join the Amerks.

(Featured picture: Seth Griffith, Buffalo Sabres vs Carolina Hurricanes Pre-season game at KeyBank Center. Photo by Bill Wippert. September 18, 2017)

Griffith has averaged just under a point per game in the AHL. He has 66 goals and 136 assists in in 203 games played between the Providence Bruins and Toronto Marlies. He’s bounced between four different NHL teams, Boston, Toronto, Florida and now Buffalo.

He was drafted in the 5th round by the Boston Bruins in the 2012 draft.

The Amerks are in second place in the North Division, fifth overall in the league standings as well as tied for fifth in scoring. Adding Griffith to the roster will make the team even stronger.

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Keith Wozniak

About the author... I started in 2007 when there was a hole in the media universe regarding coverage of the Rochester Americans (there still is). The team has provided media access which allows us to obtain information and interviews. You won't find coverage about the team like this anywhere else! Click the icons to the side and follow along on Twitter as well.