BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Buffalo Sabres trimmed 15 names off the training camp roster, going into Saturday's preseason matchup against Toronto with 41 players still in camp.
Twelve of the 15 will join the Rochester Americans in the AHL, with Nick Crawford likely joining that list if he clears waivers.
Buffalo sent Brady Austin and Peter Trainor back to juniors.
Among the players sent to Rochester today: forwards Colin Jacobs, Eric Locke, Jonathon McGuire, Jonathan Parker, Kevin Sundher, Shawn Szydlowski and Frederick Roy, defensemen Alex Lepkowski and Matt Mackenzie, along with goaltenders Connor Knapp, Nathan Lieuwen and Andrey Makarov.
Hundreds of workers, politicians and residents of Chautauqua County rallied in Dunkirk calling on state regulators to approve plans for NRG to convert and reopen a power plant.
Police are following up on some leads to find out who killed 30 year-old Desirae James. Friends and family held a vigil Saturday night.
Volunteers at Buffalo’s Salvation Army created holiday cards and gift bags for the seniors at the Golden Age Center.
Buffalo police homicide detectives have identified an Eggertsville man who was shot and killed early Saturday morning.
Seventy-two years after the attack that launched the US into World War II, Western New Yorkers remembered the fatal day at Pearl Harbor Hawaii.
The abandoned puppy in the Town of Evans was actually turned in by the dog's owner.