Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announced today the team has returned the following five players to their respective junior clubs: center Benjamin Breault (Baie-Comeau, QMJHL); defenseman Marc-Andre Gragnani (P.E.I., QMJHL); center Felix Schutz (Saint John, QMJHL); goaltender Thomas Tragust (Texas, NAHL) and defenseman Mike Weber (Windsor, OHL). This leaves the Sabres with 40 players still in training camp.
Buffalo's next preseason game is tonight in Columbus (7 p.m.), followed by games in Ottawa on Friday (7:30 p.m.) and against Pittsburgh in Hamilton, Ont., on Saturday (7:30 p.m.). Buffalo hosts Pittsburgh in their only home game of the preseason on Saturday, September 30 at HSBC Arena beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at Value pricing levels. Every Sabres preseason game can be heard on Sports Radio WGR AM 550.