At the end of Day One of NHL free agency, Jack Eichel was still with the Sabres, Linus Ullmark and Jake McCabe were not, and questions remain about who will being in goal for the Sabres when the 2021-2022 season starts.
- Mike Harrington
Several teams that have seemed to be good fits to acquire Eichel don't look that way anymore.
Linus Ullmark, a goalie beloved by Sabres fans for his on-ice acrobatics and effervescent demeanor, is leaving Buffalo to chase a Stanley Cup with an Atlantic Division opponent.
Last season, Butcher averaged 19:02 of ice time across 23 games, finishing with one goal and 11 points. Since the start of the 2017-18 season, Butcher ranked second among all Devils defensemen in power-play ice time and fourth in blocked shots.
With the Buffalo Sabres still in the market for goaltending help, General Manager Kevyn Adams made his first signing Wednesday by adding help …
Sabres General Manager Kevyn Adams will have to look at external options to fill the club's need for a veteran defenseman.