Mikhail Grigorenko, the Sabres' first-round draft pick last summer, has made Buffalo's active roster.
News and notes from NHL free agency.
The Sabres have reached a deal with free-agent center iceman Cody McCormick.
Avalanche forward Cody McCormick has been suspended two games without pay for high-sticking in a game against Minnesota.
Cody McCormick and Andrew Brunette scored in a 1:34 span of the third period, and Peter Budaj made 21 saves to help Colorado beat Vancouver 3-1.
Colorado agreed to terms with goaltender Peter Budaj and forward Cody McCormick on Thursday.