The Sabres are slowly getting closer to full-strength, with Patrick Kaleta and Andrej Sekera both close to returning from injuries.
Sabres Head Coach Lindy Ruff said today, Kaleta is cleared to return after missing five games with a neck injury. Sekera practiced today as well. If he feels ready after Saturday's morning skate, he could also return to the lineup.
Defenseman Robin Regehr is also nearing a return, but will not be ready for Saturday's game.
The Sabres sent defenseman Adam Pardy down to Rochester to make room on the roster for a player to come off the Injured Reserve list.
Buffalo took an early flight out of town this morning to avoid the snowstorm hitting the northeast. The Sabres will play on the road against the Islanders Saturday, before returning home Sunday to take on Boston.
A jury has convicted 16-year-old Dylan Schumaker of second degree murder in the death of his girlfriend's young son.
A second arrest has now been made in connection to a suspected meth lab on Saunders Settlement Road in Cambria.
Minor Lk Snow develops & shifts south. Lake Snow increases later Tue north & settles south.
The Erie County Water Authority is warning the public about people posing as water meter service workers.
A City of Buffalo employee who was arrested over the weekend on animal cruelty charges says he did nothing wrong.
America's oldest state park is in the midst of a major makeover and officials are giving a clearer picture of what's next for Niagara Falls.