Sabres sign free-agent Andre Benoit to 1-year deal
Overall, he has 10 goals and 29 assists for 39 points in 120 career NHL games.
Benoit also spent the 2011-12 season with Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League.
The 30-year-old is listed at 5-foot-11 and 191 pounds.
The Sabres have plenty established depth at defense, making Benoit a candidate to spend time with Buffalo's AHL affiliate in Rochester.