BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Wednesday the Buffalo Sabres announced the players who were assigned to its taxi squad ahead of the team's season opener Thursday.
Forwards Rasmus Asplund and Casey Mittelstadt, defensemen William Borgen and Brandon Davidson and goaltender Jonas Johansson were assigned to the taxi squad.
The Sabres have assigned five players to the team's taxi squad. pic.twitter.com/OHYZJKxTAN— Sabres PR (@SabresPR) January 13, 2021
Thursday morning it was announced forward Jack Quinn was also added to the taxi squad.
The Sabres have assigned forward Jack Quinn to the taxi squad.— Sabres PR (@SabresPR) January 14, 2021
This announcement means Dylan Cozens has made the Sabres opening night roster. Cozens was selected by the team in the first round of the 2019 NHL Draft.
*Editor's note: A previous version of this story published Wednesday morning announced Cozens and Quinn made the opening night roster. Quinn was added to the taxi squad Thursday morning and the story was corrected.*