Matt Ellis clears waivers, heads to AHL
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Sabres finalized their 23-man roster Wednesday, as veteran forward Matt Ellis cleared waivers and will join goalie Jhonas Enroth in Portland of the American Hockey League.
Ellis played in 72 games for the Sabres last season, but became expendable when Buffalo signed veteran free agent Rob Niedermayer.
Meanwhile, coach Lindy Ruff said that both injured left winger Thomas Vanek (head) and defenseman Craig Rivet (throat) have a good chance of being ready ...
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