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Keith Wozniak

Start of Amerks Training Camp Presents One Question for this Season

The foundation of the Rochester Americans has been set by management and the coaching staff along with eight players returning for third seasons in the organization but one question will carry on through to Spring – can they win a playoff series? Assistant General Manager Randy Sexton along with the coaching staff of Chris Taylor, …
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Sabres Assign CJ Smith and 13 Others to Rochester, Ruotsalainen to Ilves

The Buffalo Sabres trimmed the training camp roster down by 15 players on Sunday morning by assigning 14 to Rochester and Arttu Ruotsalainen to Ilves (Liiga) in Finland. Arttu Ruotsalainen was a long shot to make the Sabres roster out of training camp and the contract with his team in Finland indicated that if he …
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Amerks Themed Helmet for Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen

When Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen returns from hip surgery sometime between late October and mid November he’ll be sporting a beauty of a helmet with a Rochester Americans themed paint job on it. David Gunnarsson (artist behind the best masks in hockey) wrote on his Instagram post, “A design which really lives and breath Rochester Americans in …
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Sabres Announce 2019 Training Camp Roster

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the roster for the team’s training camp which includes five players on American League contracts and an invite to Kyle Olson. Training camp will be held primarily at KeyBank Center, with sessions on Sunday, Sept. 15, Thursday, Sept. 26 and Friday, Sept. 27 open to the public. On ice sessions …
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Sabres Announce Prospect Challenge Roster Moves

The 2019 Buffalo Sabres Prospects Challenge is in the past and with training camp starting on Friday today was the day for the team to make roster moves. Lukas Rousek (Sparta Praha – Czech) and Matthew Welsh (Charlottetown – QMJHL) have been assigned to their respective clubs to return for the 2019/2020 seasons. The team …
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Seven without Contracts in Sabres Prospects Challenge

There are 26 players on the Buffalo Sabres roster for the 2019 Prospects Challenge this weekend in Buffalo and out of that group of players there are seven without contracts heading into the upcoming season. The contracts of the 26 players range from entry level NHL to American League deals. Here’s the quick break down …
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Sabres Announce 2019 Prospects Challenge Roster

The Buffalo Sabres announced the teams full roster for the 2019 Prospects Challenge that will run from September 6 to 9 at Harborcenter in Buffalo. The Sabres prospects will be playing in three games against the New Jersey Devils, Boston Bruins, and Pittsburgh Penguins. All three Sabres games will be streamed live on Sabres.com. A …
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Amerks Announce 2019 Preseason Schedule

The Rochester Americans announced the 2019 preseason schedule today with three games the week before the regular season starts. They’ll play one home game in Rochester against rival Syracuse Crunch before hitting the road for back to back games against the Toronto Marlies. The Amerks will be at home on Thursday September 26 at 7pm …
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