Flames upend Sabres 3-1
The Buffalo Sabres have recalled left wing Matt Ellis from their American Hockey League affiliate in Rochester.
Defensemen Brayden McNabb and Chad Ruhwedel were among six Buffalo Sabres assigned to the minors.
The Buffalo Sabres have told forward Nathan Gerbe he has been placed on waivers for the purpose of having the final year of his contract bought out, the player's agent says.
Sabres defenseman Robyn Regehr has been activated from injured reserve and played against the Boston Bruins on Sunday.
Buffalo Sabres forward Ville Leino is missing the team's regular-season opener against the Philadelphia Flyers because of a lower body injury.
Buffalo Sabres fourth-line forward Matt Ellis is out indefinitely after hurting his knee last weekend.
The Buffalo Sabres avoided going to arbitration by re-signing defenseman Andrej Sekera to a four-year, $11-million contract on Tuesday.
The Buffalo Sabres finalized their 23-man roster Wednesday , sending Jhonas Enroth and Matt Ellis to Portland of the AHL.
The Sabres have re-signed unrestricted free-agent forward Matt Ellis to a one-year contract.
Winger Thomas Vanek questionable, Matt Ellis out for Buffalo Sabres tonight.
Mike Grier, Jason Pominville and Matt Ellis each scored in the first five minutes of a wild opening period to lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-2 win over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night.
Sabres 7, Maple Leafs 6
Matt Ellis scored a pair of goals to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-2 win over Boston on Saturday, snapping the Bruins' 10-game winning streak and handing them their first home loss since late October.
Tomas Holmstrom scored twice to help the Red Wings beat the Canucks 3-2.
Matt Ellis put the Red Wings ahead with his first NHL goal as Detroit rallied for a 4-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night in a rematch of last season's playoffs.