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Sabres to hit the ice for Training Camp on January 1st, release camp roster

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Posted at 5:12 PM, Dec 28, 2020

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — The Buffalo Sabres will return to the ice rink this week in preparations for the 2021 season.

The team has chosen to hit the ice for the first time on January 1st and will split their roster up into two different groups. One will take the ice in the morning, and the other will take the ice later in the day.

The training camp schedule will consist of six days of split group practices, two scrimmages, and then three normal practices (most likely with the roster trimmed down). All practices and scrimmages will be held at KeyBank Center.

The training camp roster is as follows:


  • Rasmus Asplund
  • Brandon Biro
  • Cody Eakin
  • Jack Eichel
  • Steven Fogarty
  • Zemgus Girgensons
  • Taylor Hall
  • Curtis Lazar
  • Casey Mittelstadt
  • Brett Murray
  • Andrew Oglevie
  • Kyle Okposo
  • Victor Olofsson
  • Sam Reinhart
  • Tobias Rieder
  • Arttu Ruotsalainen
  • Jeff Skinner
  • C.J. Smith
  • Eric Staal
  • Tage Thompson


  • William Borgen
  • Jacob Bryson
  • Rasmus Dahlin
  • Brandon Davidson
  • Casey Fitzgerald
  • Matt Irwin
  • Henri Jokiharju
  • Jake McCabe
  • Colin Miller
  • Brandon Montour
  • Rasmus Ristolainen
  • Mattias Samuelsson


  • Michael Houser
  • Carter Hutton
  • Jonas Johansson
  • Dustin Tokarski
  • Linus Ullmark

The Sabres open the regular season at home on January 14th against the Washington Capitals.