Buffalo Sabres sign goalie David Leggio to an NHL contract

Author:
Publish date:

BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres signed minor league goalie David Leggio to an NHL contract on Friday.

Leggio, a Buffalo native, is 7-1 with a 2.71 goals-against average and .917 save percentage in eight games this season with Portland of the AHL.

Portland signed Leggio, 26, as a free agent in August after he spent last season with TPS Turku in Finland.

TOP HEADLINES

Chicago Blackhawks

Blackhawks Pledge to Release Findings of Abuse Investigation

The Chicago Blackhawks pledged to release the findings of an independent investigation into allegations that a then-assistant coach sexually assaulted two players in 2010.

Hlinka-Gretzky Cup Logo
Play

Hlinka-Gretzky Cup Begins with Michkov Taking Center Stage

Top 2023 NHL draft prospect Matvei Michkov continues to dominate every tournament he plays in, with the Russian star recording four points on Day 1 of the Hlinka-Gretzky Cup. Plus, Slovakia shocks USA, the Czechs have a perfect opener and Germany gave Sweden a run for its money.

USATSI_15688083

Eichel's Agents Push For a Trade

The latest salvo in Jack Eichel's standoff with Buffalo Sabres management came Friday when his agents released a statement critical of the club's handling of his treatment for his injured neck. Now what?