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Buffalo Sabres Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
Matchup Preview • Buf vs. SJ
Season Overview
Buffalo Sabres San Jose Sharks
15-11 (13) Season Record (NHL Rk) 15-16 (24)
2 Division Rank 6
7 Conference Rank 12
9-3 Home Record 9-7
6-8 Away Record 6-9
6-4 Division Record 7-5
9-7-3 Conference Record 11-9-0
101 Goals For 89
97 Goals Against 114
Won 2 Streak Winless 5
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 4118 games
GP Defensemen 2587 games
GP Goalies 283 games
Team Totals 7988 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 200.7
Age Average 28.0
Oldest Joe Thornton (40)
Youngest Lean Bergmann (21)
Rookies 4
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 8
Free agency 11
Waivers 0
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4536 games
GP Defensemen 3785 games
GP Goalies 397 games
Team Totals 10660 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
Prout, Dalton Upper body injury injured reserve
Simek, Radim Knee injury sidelined indefinitely
Suomela, Antti Upper body injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Jack Eichel - 20
Assists Jack Eichel - 24
Points Jack Eichel - 44
Wins Linus Ullmark - 9
Plus/minus Marco Scandella - 13
Pen. minutes Rasmus Ristolainen - 26
Team Leaders
Goals Evander Kane - 13
Assists Erik Karlsson - 21
Points Logan Couture - 29
Wins Martin Jones - 12
Plus/minus Logan Couture - 3
Pen. minutes Evander Kane - 75
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?
Erik Karlsson (D) 8 pts in last 8 GP
Who's Not?
Brent Burns (D) 0 pts in last 8 GP
Aaron Dell (G) 0-1-1, 3.29, .882 in last 4 GPI
Martin Jones (G) 0-3-0, 5.57, .829 in last 3 GPI
Kevin Labanc (RW) 2 pts in last 7 GP
Patrick Marleau (W) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Timo Meier (LW) 1 pts in last 4 GP
Marc-Edouard Vlasic (D) 1 pts in last 4 GP