Category: Rochester Amerks

Amerks drop goaltending duel to Comets

Amerks drop goaltending duel to Comets

The Rochester Americans (31-19-4-5) came back from a one-goal deficit 5:43 into the second period, but the Utica Comets (32-21-3-2) scored twice in the third period, including an empty-netter with 60 seconds remaining, to take a 3-1 victory Wednesday at The Blue ... MORE
Amerks take down first-place Senators

Amerks take down first-place Senators

Forward C.J. Smith (1+2) and defenseman Jacob Bryson (1+1) each recorded a multi-point game to help the Rochester Americans (32-19-4-5) to a 5-3 victory over the first-place Belleville Senators (38-18-4-1) at CAA Arena Friday night. The contest served as the first game of a weekend set ... MORE
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Sabres recall Gilmour from Rochester

Sabres recall Gilmour from Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres announced this morning that the team has recalled defenseman John Gilmour from the Rochester Americans. Gilmour has played in four games this season for Buffalo. He’s registered five shots on goal and has averaged 17:03 of ice time per ... MORE
Amerks complete weekend sweep of Senators

Amerks complete weekend sweep of Senators

The Rochester Americans (33-19-4-5) faced a one-goal deficit going into the final period of regulation, but thanks to three unanswered goals, including a pair in the final 1:12, the Amerks completed the weekend sweep over the North Division-leading Belleville Senators (38-19-4-1) with ... MORE
Amerks tripped up by Binghamton

Amerks tripped up by Binghamton

The Rochester Americans (33-20-4-5) came within a goal of tying Wednesday’s contest against the Binghamton Devils (33-24-4-0) but could not pull even as they dropped a 5-2 decision at The Blue Cross Arena. Despite the loss, the Amerks remain six points behind ... MORE
Sabres recall Gilmour, Hammond from Rochester

Sabres recall Gilmour, Hammond from Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres have recalled goaltender Andrew Hammond and defenseman John Gilmour from the Rochester Americans (AHL). Hammond briefly joined the Sabres last week, serving as backup to rookie Jonas Johansson during Sunday’s game against Anaheim while Carter Hutton was unavailable due to a family circumstance ... MORE
Bogosian clears waivers, Sabres assign him to Rochester

Bogosian clears waivers, Sabres assign him to Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres placed veteran defenseman Zach Bogosian on waivers Friday, Saturday the team announced he was assigned to the Rochester Americans. The Sabres acquired Bogosian in a trade with the Winnipeg Jets in February of 2015. Across six seasons with the Sabres, Bogosian ... MORE
Amerks get by Crunch in shootout

Amerks get by Crunch in shootout

After tying the Syracuse Crunch (24-21-3-5) twice during Saturday’s contest at Upstate Medical University Arena to force overtime, the Rochester Americans (28-17-2-4) scored a pair of goals in the shootout to end a four-game losing skid and come out on top with ... MORE
Amerks open homestand with 3-2 win over Comets

Amerks open homestand with 3-2 win over Comets

The Rochester Americans (29-17-2-4) jumped out to a 3-0 lead 1:48 into the second period and held off a second-half push from the Utica Comets (28-20-3–2) for a 3-2 win Sunday afternoon at The Blue Cross Arena. With the win, Rochester has ... MORE
Sabres recall Wilson from Rochester

Sabres recall Wilson from Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres announced today that the team has recalled forward Scott Wilson from the Rochester Americans and assigned goaltender Andrew Hammond to Rochester. Wilson, 27, has 19 points (9+10) in 29 games with the Amerks this season and two points (1+1) in six ... MORE
Sabres suspend Zach Bogosian for failure to report to Rochester

Sabres suspend Zach Bogosian for failure to report to Rochester

Zach Bogosian’s status in the Buffalo Sabres’ organization got a whole lot messier Monday afternoon. The veteran defenseman has been suspended by the team after refusing to report to the Rochester Amerks. Bogosian, who has not played a minor-league game since 2009, ... MORE
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Senators rally in third, top Amerks in overtime

Senators rally in third, top Amerks in overtime

The Rochester Americans (29-17-3-4) built a 2-0 lead midway through the second period only to see the first-place Belleville Senators (34-15-4-1) counter with three straight tallies, including the game-winning goal 1:12 into overtime, to steal a 3-2 win from the Amerks Wednesday ... MORE
Sabres assign Wilson to Rochester

Sabres assign Wilson to Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres have assigned forward Scott Wilson to the Rochester Americans (AHL). The move leaves the Sabres with 13 healthy forwards following Michael Frolik’s return to practice from an illness on Friday. Sabres coach Ralph Krueger said he expects Frolik to play ... MORE
Amerks down Phantoms for 3-2 win in overtime

Amerks down Phantoms for 3-2 win in overtime

Two days after scoring his first professional goal for the Rochester Americans (30-17-3-4), rookie defenseman Jacob Bryson delivered the game-winner just 35 seconds into overtime to cap a two-point night and give the Amerks a thrilling 3-2 victory over the  Lehigh Valley Phantoms (23-24-2-6) ... MORE
Amerks rally from down 2-0, but fall to Monsters in overtime

Amerks rally from down 2-0, but fall to Monsters in overtime

The Rochester Americans (30-17-4-4) needed overtime for the third consecutive game on Saturday night at The Blue Cross Arena, but the Cleveland Monsters (24-26-3-2) picked up a 3-2 win 1:35 into the extra frame. Despite the overtime loss, the Amerks, who have ... MORE