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Buffalo to host NHL combine

Updated: August 18, 2014, 4:30 PM ET
Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The NHL's pre-draft scouting combine will be held in Buffalo the next two seasons.

NHL Vice President Colin Campbell on Monday called Buffalo a "natural fit" in announcing the league's decision at a news conference with the Sabres.

The combine had been held outside Toronto, inside a convention center that provided no on-ice testing and little room for fans.

The Pittsburgh Penguins also were finalists to host the combine, but Campell said Buffalo was "heads and ...

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