Sabres’ Ehrhoff takes off for Germany

‘The Krefeld supervisory board spent Monday discussing how it would finance the insurance needed for Ehrhoff, who is in the second year of a 10-year, $40 million deal with the Sabres.’

Sabres trying to remain upbeat as lockout practices begin

‘“We all have hope. It’s one day at a time,” said defenseman Jordan Leopold, the team’s union representative. “I’ve said this in many interviews. The whole grand scheme of things can change overnight. Somebody makes a phone call and talks progress, and you can hatch out a deal on a piece of paper in about 20 minutes. So who knows?”’

Tuesday’s Rochester Coverage

Rochester Amerks Preview: The Only Show in Town (WGR-AM)

Matt MacKenzie (D) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Matt MacKenzie (D)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Reassigned
Source: Link

Andrei Makarov (G) from Buffalo Sabres to Saskatoon Blades



Status: Confirmed
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Andrei Makarov (G)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Saskatoon Blades
Source: Link

Mark Pysyk (D) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Mark Pysyk (D)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Reassigned
Source: Link

Nick Tarnasky (F) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Nick Tarnasky (F)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Cleared waivers, and loaned
Source: Link

Nathan Lieuwen (G) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Nathan Lieuwen (G)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Reassigned
Source: Link

Joel Armia (F) from Buffalo Sabres to Ässät



Status: Confirmed
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Joel Armia (F)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Ässät
Source: Link

Brayden McNabb (D) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Brayden McNabb (D)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Reassigned
Source: Link

Daniel Catenacci (F) from Buffalo Sabres to Owen Sound Attack



Status: Confirmed
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Daniel Catenacci (F)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Owen Sound Attack
Source: Link

Kevin Porter (F) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Kevin Porter (F)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Cleared waivers, and loaned
Source: Link

Mikhail Grigorenko (F) from Buffalo Sabres to Québec Remparts



Status: Confirmed
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Mikhail Grigorenko (F)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Québec Remparts
Source: Link

Connor Knapp (G) from Buffalo Sabres to Rochester Americans



Status: Recalled/Reassigned
Date: 09/18/2012
Player: Connor Knapp (G)
From: Buffalo Sabres
To: Rochester Americans
Information: Reassigned
Source: Link

As lockout starts, it’s no business as usual

‘”We need to play hockey,” Sabres center Tyler Ennis said. “That’s what everyone wants, so hopefully things can get done quick.”‘