The Buffalo Sabres won’t have their young forward Alex Nylander when they will take on the Ottawa Senators on Thursday. The Sabres have announced that Nylander is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Swedish winger also received stitches for a cut on the back of his leg.
Alex Nylander is out with a lower-body injury.
He received stitches for a cut on the back of his leg and is day-to-day. — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) April 4, 2019
The Sabres have still two more games left in the regular season. They have lost eight straight games ahead of tonight’s clash with the Senators. It will also be their final home game of this season. Nylander has skated in 12 games so far with Buffalo in the NHL, collecting two goals and two assists.
The 21-year-old winger has also played in 49 games with the Rochester Americans in the AHL. He has tallied 12 goals and 19 assists for 31 points in those 49 contests.