The Buffalo Sabres announced today that the team has reassigned 12 players to the Rochester Americans ahead of Thursday’s 2020-21 season-opener against the Washington Capitals.
Assigned to the Amerks include forwards Brandon Biro, Steven Fogarty, Brett Murray, Andrew Oglevie, C.J. Smith and Arttu Ruotsalainen, defensemen Jacob Bryson, Casey Fitzgerald, Ryan Jones and Mattias Samuelsson and goaltenders Michael Houser and Dustin Tokarski.
Rochester is slated to open its 65th season in the American Hockey League on Friday, Feb. 5. The 2020-21 regular-season schedule is still being determined and will be announced when it becomes available.