BUFFALO — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled forwards Evan Rodrigues and Cole Schneider from the Rochester Americans (AHL). Both players will be joining the Sabres for their first career recall.
Rodrigues (5’11”, 174 lbs., 7/28/1993) has 28 points (9+19) in 68 games for Rochester this season during his first professional campaign. The Toronto, Ontario native signed with Buffalo as an unrestricted free agent on April 22, 2015 and ranks second among Amerks rookies in assists and points.
Schneider (6’1”, 198 lbs., 8/26/1990) is a native of Williamsville, New York and leads the Amerks with 54 points (20+34) in 69 games this season. Since being acquired from the Ottawa Senators in a seven-player trade on Feb. 27, Schneider has compiled 12 points (3+9) in 15 games.