ADAM AND STUART RECALLED FROM PORTLAND
Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announced today that forwards Luke Adam and Colin Stuart have been recalled from the Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League.
This will be the third recall of the season for Adam (6’2”, 215 lbs., 6/18/1990), who is tied for the Pirates team lead in scoring with 19 points (11+8) in 17 games. The 20-year-old is also second in scoring among AHL rookies, and has played in two games with the Sabres this season. Adam was selected by the Sabres in the second round (44th overall) of the 2008 Entry Draft.
Stuart (6’2”, 200 lbs., 7/8/1982) is third on the Pirates in scoring with 16 points (4+12) in 18 games, and earlier this season posted a career-high seven-game point streak. A native of Oak Park, IL, Stuart has collected 13 points (8+5) in 51 games of NHL experience with the Atlanta Thrashers from 2007-09. The 28-year-old signed with Buffalo as a free agent on August 25, 2010.