Pending UFA Craig Anderson will probably be an choice if he decides to play subsequent 12 months.
Adams doesn’t need to carry a goaltender that may block Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen and Devon Levi.
Lance Lysowski: Sabres GM Adams mentioned that they might not want so as to add a right-handed defenseman to play with Owen Power however they may look so as to add a veteran defenseman this offseason.
Lance Lysowski: Sabres GM Adams on Johnson: “He’s, at this level, trying like he’s going to return to high school. We’ve had conversations. He’s nonetheless sort of – it’s open ended a bit of bit. However he’s indicated the place he’s at proper now, the crew they’ve, the ice time he will get there.”
Lance Lysowski of Buffalo News: Buffalo Sabres Victor Olofsson‘s two-year contract value $6.1 million is about to run out. The 26-year outdated ahead is a pending restricted free agent and is arbitration-eligible. An extension in all probability gained’t come shortly.
“I realized I’ve bought to remain affected person,” mentioned Olofsson, who had 20 objectives and 49 factors in 72 video games. “It’s in all probability going to take a while, particularly final summer time was the primary time Covid hit, too. … I’m not apprehensive about signing a deal right here fast. I do know it’s going to in all probability go all summer time possibly earlier than we determine one thing out. I’m all good with that. I do know what it’s like now and there’s nothing that must be rushed.”
He’s owed a $3.25 million qualifying provide. The Sabres have the cap house however will GM Kevyn Adams be keen to supply time period? The Sabres might not need to block Jack Quinn and J.J. Peterka on the wing.
The Penguins are on the highway in opposition to the Rangers and are
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