Sabres release F Linus Omark
February 18, 2014
By The Associated Press
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A person familiar with the move has confirmed the Buffalo Sabres' decision to release forward Linus (LEE-nus) Omark by placing him on unconditional waivers.
The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the Sabres have not announced their decision, which came a week after Omark declined to report to Buffalo's AHL affiliate in Rochester. TSN of Canada first reported the move on Monday.
Omark, who is from Sweden, cleared waivers on Tuesday and is expected to pursue his career in Europe.
Omark had two assists in 13 games with the Sabres. The 2007 fourth-round draft pick was regarded a disappointment after Buffalo gave up a conditional sixth-round draft pick in a trade with Edmonton on Dec. 19.
Buffalo waived Omark on Feb. 7 with the intention of demoting him to Rochester.
Copyright 2018 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
6-1 +525 L4 Days, 11-2 L13 Totals
7-1 L8 G-Plays, 11-5 L16 Totals
2-0 Last Night, 48-25 L73 Run
6-0 Totals, 4-1 Picks, +2,481 TY
6-2 +444 L8, 10-4 +656 Streak
+2,935 Net Profits This Year
12-6 L18 Over/Under Plays
+1,267 Overall This Season
10-6 L16, +1,336 Guarantees TY
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds Pro subscription, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!