QUICK LINKS:

Sabres re-sign D Ruhwedel to two-year contract

Created: 07/16/2014 5:32 PM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed defenseman Chad Ruhwedel to a two-year contract.

Ruhwedel was a restricted free agent after the Sabres retained his rights by making him a qualifying offer last month.  The team announced the signing on Wednesday.

Ruhwedel split last season playing for the Sabres and their American Hockey League affiliate in Rochester. Overall, he has one assist in 28 NHL games, and four goals and 24 assists in 47 AHL games.

The Sabres signed the University of Massachusetts Lowell product in April 2013 after Ruhwedel completed his college career.

He's shown signs of being a dependable two-way defenseman and has an opportunity to make the Sabres' lineup this season.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Winter Storm Watch

NY AREAS AFFECTED: Livingston; Ontario; Southern Erie; Wyoming
Expires: 2/2/2015 7:00 PM

Winter Storm Watch

NY AREAS AFFECTED: Broome; Chemung; Chenango; Cortland; Delaware; Madison; Onondaga; Otsego; Schuyler; Seneca; Southern Cayuga; Southern Oneida; Steuben; Sullivan; Tioga; Tompkins; Yates
Expires: 2/2/2015 2:00 PM

Rochester

Overcast
12°
21° | 0°
  • Feels like: 4° F
  • Wind: SW 5mph
  • Humidity: 80%
  • Sun Snow showers at times
    18° | 9°
  • Mon Snow showers in the morning
    9° | 2°
  • Tue Partly cloudy
    18° | -2°
  • Wed Cloudy
    32° | 15°