Category: Prospects

Nylander Leads World Juniors in Scoring After Preliminary Round

Today marks the beginning of the Quarter-Finals round of the 2017 World Junior Championship. Through the preliminary round, the three Sabres prospects participating in the tournament have left a big imprint on their respective team's success. Casey Fitzgerald started the tournament as Team USA's seventh defenseman, and after a very strong preliminary round, he's earned ...

Nylander Nets Two in World Juniors Opener

The annual World Junior Championship kicked off today in Montreal and Toronto. The Sabres have three prospects taking part in the likes of Casey Fitzgerald (USA), Rasmus Asplund (SWE), and Alexander Nylander (SWE). In last years tournament, Nylander led Sweden in scoring with nine points (4g, 5a) in seven games. Continuing where he left off, ...

Buffalo Sabres Prospect Pyramid

The Prospect Pyramid is a concept that a popular Youtuber named Steve Dangle came up with. The Prospect Pyramid ranks prospects by tiers rather than just ranking all of our prospects on one big list. Go check out Steve's Toronto Maple Leafs Prospect Pyramid http://www.sportsnet.ca/hockey/nhl/toronto-maple-leafs-prospect-pyramid/ 1st tier Alex Nylander RW/LW 2016 1st round 8th overall ...

Sabres Prospect Report

NEWS: Rasmus Asplund was named an assistant captain of Sweden's World Junior team. Alex Nylander will also be on Team Sweden. Casey Fitzgerald (USA) and Vojtech Budik (CZE) are both expected to be in the tournament . This weeks games AHL 12-14-16 Rochester 5 VS. Toronto 2 Nick Baptiste 3 goals Linus Ullmark 15 saves ...