The Sabres now have four goaltenders on the roster.
With Robin Lehner suffering a lower-body injury Thursday night and Linus Ullmark still battling a concussion suffered Monday, Buffalo has recalled Adam Wilcox from Rochester.
Wilcox, signed to a one-year deal last summer, has appeared in 28 games for the Amerks. The 25-year-old is 11-7-2 with a .903 save percentage.
Wilcox has not played in an NHL game. The University of Minnesota product has previously played for the Tampa Bay and Florida minor-league teams.
Chad Johnson is in line to start Saturday when the Sabres visit the Nashville Predators. Buffalo is listing Lehner and Ullmark as day-to-day.
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