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Buffalo Sabres Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
Matchup Preview • Buf vs. CBJ
Season Overview
Buffalo Sabres Columbus Blue Jackets
14-11 (17) Season Record (NHL Rk) 12-14 (27)
3 Division Rank 7
8 Conference Rank 13
8-3 Home Record 8-8
6-8 Away Record 4-6
6-4 Division Record 4-5
9-7-3 Conference Record 9-7-2
96 Goals For 76
95 Goals Against 93
Won 1 Streak Won 1
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 199.0
Age Average 25.8
Oldest Carter Hutton (33)
Youngest Rasmus Dahlin (19)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 3
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 10
Free agency 4
Waivers 0
Trades 11
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4107 games
GP Defensemen 2581 games
GP Goalies 282 games
Team Totals 7969 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 198.0
Age Average 25.3
Oldest Brandon Dubinsky (33)
Youngest Alexandre Texier (20)
Rookies 7
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 17
Free agency 5
Waivers 0
Trades 4
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4598 games
GP Defensemen 2097 games
GP Goalies 121 games
Team Totals 7203 games
Injuries
Dahlin, Rasmus Concussion injured reserve
Hunwick, Matt Inactive injured reserve
Sobotka, Vladimir Knee surgery injured reserve
Thompson, Tage Shoulder injury injured reserve
Injuries
Bemstrom, Emil Upper body injury day-to-day
Dubinsky, Brandon Wrist injury injured reserve
Nutivaara, Markus Upper body injury injured reserve
Sherwood, Kole Oblique injury injured reserve
Werenski, Zach Shoulder injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Jack Eichel - 18
Assists Jack Eichel - 24
Points Jack Eichel - 42
Wins Linus Ullmark - 8
Plus/minus Marco Scandella - 13
Pen. minutes Rasmus Ristolainen - 26
Team Leaders
Goals Pierre-Luc Dubois - 10
Assists Seth Jones - 13
Points Gustav Nyquist - 19
Wins Joonas Korpisalo - 12
Plus/minus Riley Nash - 1
Pen. minutes Nick Foligno - 26
Who's Hot?
Jake McCabe (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Kyle Okposo (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Victor Olofsson (RW) 6 pts in last 4 GP
Sam Reinhart (RW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Rasmus Ristolainen (D) 6 pts in last 6 GP
Who's Not?
Carter Hutton (G) 0-2-3, 4.36, .861 in last 5 GPI
Conor Sheary (LW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Linus Ullmark (G) 1-1-0, 3.03, .895 in last 2 GPI
Jimmy Vesey (RW) 1 pts in last 5 GP
Who's Hot?
Cam Atkinson (RW) 4 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Oliver Bjorkstrand (RW) 1 pts in last 5 GP
Elvis Merzlikins (G) 0-3-0, 3.09, .893 in last 3 GPI
Gustav Nyquist (LW) 1 pts in last 5 GP
David Savard (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP