Sabres sign affiliation deal with AHL Portland

Via: AP

‘The Pirates should benefit from the Sabres’ recent string of signings. Buffalo has bolstered its minor-league depth this offseason by signing several prospects, including forward Nathan Gerbe, who helped Boston College win the NCAA title this past year, Michigan State forward Tim Kennedy and Swedish goalie Jhonas Enroth, Buffalo’s 2006 second-round draft pick.’