'Novotny joined the Sabres Saturday morning and had expected to take Drury's place in the lineup. But Toni Lydman's illness created a more pressing need on defense, so Novotny was sent back to the Amerks and defenseman Nathan Paetsch was promoted.'
Recalled Novotny close to making debut with Sabres
January 12, 2006 Submitted by
Via: Rochester D&C