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Rasmus Dahlin, Mattias Samuelsson embrace role as Sabres’ shutdown defenders

BUFFALO – At least 20 times tonight, Sabres defensemen Rasmus Dahlin and Mattias Samuelsson will hop over the boards together and be charged with trying to neutralize Tampa Bay Lightning superstar Nikita Kucherov and his linemates. How stiff of a challenge will the Sabres’ top duo have? Well, Kucherov,...
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Sabres' Mattias Samuelsson: Ready to rock

Samuelsson (knee) will return to the lineup Tuesday against Montreal. Samuelsson is projected to be back on the top pairing with Rasmus Dahlin after missing the past 13 games. He has posted seven shots on goal, 11 blocks and 11 hits in five games this season.
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Sabres' Mattias Samuelsson: Likely to return Tuesday

Samuelsson (knee) is likely to return to the lineup Tuesday against Montreal. Samuelsson, who has been out since Oct. 22, has been credited with seven shots on goal, 11 blocks and 11 hits in five games this year. He is still currently listed on injured reserve.
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Sabres injuries: Mattias Samuelsson close to return; Eric Comrie out ‘weeks’

BUFFALO – Sabres general manager Kevyn Adams said there’s an outside chance defenseman Mattias Samuelsson, who has missed the last 12 games recovering from a lower-body injury, could return for Saturday’s road game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Samuelsson, 22, practiced today beside Henri Jokiharju at KeyBank...
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Sabres' Mattias Samuelsson: Won't play against Leafs

Samuelsson (knee) won't play Saturday against Toronto, Jourdon LaBarber of the Sabres' official site reports. Samuelsson was paired with Henri Jokiharju during the morning skate, which sparked some speculation that he could return. However, coach Don Granato said afterward that the team won't be rushing Samuelsson back. The 22-year-old blueliner has been out since Oct. 22.
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Mattias Samuelsson skates with Sabres, nearing return from injury

BUFFALO – On some teams, injured players are rarely seen. They do their work before many of their teammates arrive at the rink and quietly leave. Then there’s Mattias Samuelsson. For more than three weeks, as the Sabres defenseman has rehabbed from a lower-body injury he suffered Oct. 22, he remained a visible presence in the dressing room and during practice.
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Buffalo News

Sabres Notebook: Mattias Samuelsson joins morning skate, although return remains uncertain

The outlook on the Buffalo Sabres' injury-ravaged defense got considerably brighter Tuesday morning in advance of the game against the Vancouver Canucks in KeyBank Center. Henri Jokiharju, who had missed the previous 11 games due to a facial fracture, returned to the lineup and Mattias Samuelsson took the skate in a regular sweater and not in a non-contact role.
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Buffalo News

Sabres defensemen Henri Jokiharju, Mattias Samuelsson closer to returning

As the Buffalo Sabres inch closer to full strength on defense, two of their forwards aren't expected to be available Tuesday night against the Vancouver Canucks. Defenseman Henri Jokiharju was cleared to return to the lineup and expects to play when Vancouver is in Buffalo or when the Sabres face the Ottawa Senators on the road Wednesday night. Mattias Samuelsson has also progressed in rehab skates as he works his way back from a lower-body injury and might rejoin the Sabres for practice sometime this week.
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Sabres' Mattias Samuelsson: Aiming for return this month

Samuelsson (knee) was a full participant in Tuesday's practice and could return to the lineup within two weeks, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports. Samuelsson has been out since Oct. 22 with a right knee injury, and he needs more practice time before he can return to action. The 22-year-old blueliner is scoreless in five contests this season, logging 11 hits and 11 blocked shots after posting 10 assists in 42 games in 2021-22.
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Sabres' Mattias Samuelsson: Progressing in rehab skates

Samuelsson (lower body) has been making progress in rehab skates, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports. Samuelsson is expected to start skating with his teammates again at some point this week. He hasn't played since Oct. 22 due to a lower-body issue.
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Buffalo Sabres 2021-2022 Season Report Card: Mattias Samuelsson

Spending years developing players can be tough for any hockey club. Developing defensemen the right way is even more difficult, especially when an organization has been in a rebuilding state for a decade. In the 2018 Draft, the Buffalo Sabres selected Rasmus Dahlin first overall, but they also picked up defenseman Mattias Samuelsson in the second round. While his development has taken a more natural route by making his way to the American Hockey League (AHL) first, Samuelsson has become exactly what the Sabres need at this stage of their rebuilding process.
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2022 Player Report Card: Mattias Samuelsson

Our 2022 Buffalo Sabres player report cards continue today with a look at defenseman Mattias Samuelsson. Total Season Stats (Sabres): 42 GP | 0 G | 10 A | 10 PTS. Contract Status: Signed through 2022-23 ($925,000) I’m going to go ahead and make a bold statement here, so stay...
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Sabres' Mattias Samuelsson: Sent to minors

Samuelsson (ankle) will join AHL Rochester for the Calder Cup Playoffs, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports. Samuelsson is reportedly dealing with a minor ankle issue, so it's unclear if he'll actually suit up during Rochester's postseason run. The 22-year-old notched 10 assists in 42 games with Buffalo this season and should be with the team to begin the 2022-23 campaign.
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Buffalo News

Rasmus Dahlin, Mattias Samuelsson a formidable top defense pair for Sabres

Owen Power’s long-awaited arrival caused coach Don Granato to make an unexpected change on the Buffalo Sabres’ defense that has unleashed more of Rasmus Dahlin’s immense skill with the puck. Dahlin is back playing the right side, specifically in the offensive zone, when paired with fellow left-shot...
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