Sabres re-sign C Hodgson to six-year contract
September 11, 2013
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed center Cody Hodgson to a six-year contract a day before the team opens training camp.
The Sabres announced the signing Wednesday after players reported for physicals. Hodgson was already in Buffalo and is expected to be present for the team's first practice Thursday.
He is a four-year NHL player who was a restricted free agent after the Sabres retained his rights by offering him a qualifying tender in June.
Hodgson centered Buffalo's top line last season and finished second on the team with 15 goals and 34 points in 48 games.
The Sabres acquired Hodgson in a trade with Vancouver in February 2012. Overall, he has 35 goals and 77 points in 139 career games.
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
9-1 L10, 38-15 Streak, +6,439 TY
7-0 L7, 20-6 L26, 28-10 +1,865 L38
34-18 +1,908 L52, +4,338 TY
6-3 +501 L9, +1,292 Overall TY
6 Wins in a Row, 10-3 L13 Picks
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!