The Buffalo Sabres have called up goalie Nathan Lieuwen from the minors a day after starter Michal Neuvirth was sidelined by a lower body injury.
The Sabres on Wednesday also placed defenseman Josh Gorges on injured reserve, a week after he sustained a knee injury.
Neuvirth is out indefinitely after being hurt in the first period of a 4-1 win over San Jose. He appeared to be injured...
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November 19, 2014
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Sabres goalie Nathan Lieuwen and defenseman Chad Ruhwedel will miss the final week of the season after being diagnosed with concussions.
With the Buffalo Sabres in the midst of one of the worst goal-scoring campaigns by a team in NHL history, the goaltending has had flashes of absolute greatness. Ryan Miller and Jhonas Enroth have each submitted their bids for save of the year; unfortunately, Miller is now a St. Louis Blue and Enroth has been sidelined with a lower body injury and hasn’t started in over two weeks...
Despite not actually winning a game with the Americans, Hackett looked like the best player on the ice night in and night out. Yesterday, it was Nathan Lieuwen who got the start, but he was pulled after allowing three quick goals in the first period, only to see Rochester’s tempo change once Hackett hit the paint. During the lockout shortened 2012–13 season, Hackett was dealt [...]