The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Lawrence Pilut from the Rochester Americans (AHL).
Video: NJD@BUF: Pilut nets long shot for first NHL goal
Pilut (5'11", 187 lbs., 12/30/1995) re-joins the Sabres after appearing in 25 games with the team earlier in the season. In his first season in North America, Pilut has recorded six points (1+5) with the Sabres and added 26 points (4+22) in 28 AHL games. His plus-21 rating and his .93 points per game both rank second among all Rochester skaters in 2018-19.
A native of Tingsryd, Sweden, Pilut signed with the Sabres as a free agent in May of 2018 after being named the 2017-18 SHL Defenseman of the Year.
Video: Americans Made: Lawrence Pilut