Olofsson sidelined with injury

Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo Sabres right wing Victor Olofsson plays against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Sabres forward Victor Olofsson will miss 5-6 weeks with a lower-body injury.

The rookie suffered the injury in the 3rd period of Thursday’s 3-2 overtime win against Edmonton.

The 24-year-old was having a great season prior to the injury.

Olofsson leads all rookies in both goals(16) and points(35).

The  Sabres next game is Saturday against Florida at KeyBank Center.

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