Buffalo Sabres GM Darcy Regier announced today the Sabres have re-signed unrestricted free agent forward Cody McCormick to a multi-year contract.
McCormick (6’3”, 221 lbs., 4/18/1983) is coming off his most productive NHL season, posting career highs in goals (8), assists (12), points (20) and games played (81) with the Sabres. The 28-year-old McCormick also led Buffalo with a career-best 142 PIMs, including 16 fighting majors.
McCormick has 271 games of NHL experience in parts of six seasons with Buffalo and Colorado, accumulating 50 points (17+33) and 392 PIMs.
McCormick has been with the Sabres organization for the past two seasons after signing as a free agent on August 1, 2009. He was originally selected by the Avalanche in the fifth round (144th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.