The Buffalo Sabres have reassigned forward C.J. Smith and defenseman Brandon Davidson from the taxi squad to the Rochester Americans, the team announced Wednesday.
The Amerks host the Syracuse Crunch at 7:05 p.m.
Smith has seven points (2+5) in six games with Rochester this season. Davidson made his Amerks debut against Syracuse last Thursday and tallied three shots.
Buffalo hosts New Jersey on Thursday at 7 p.m. Coverage on MSG begins at 6:30.