Sabres recall forward Luke Adam from Amerks
(Rochester, NY) - Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier has announced that forward Luke Adam has been recalled from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League.
Adam (6/18/90, 6'2", 206 lbs.) joins the Sabres having played for the club for parts of the 2010-11 and 2011-12 seasons. Through 71 NHL games played, Adam has tallied 24 points (13+11) and 26 penalty minutes.
While playing for the Americans in 2012-13, Adam has recorded 32 points (14+18) in 64 games played. Through three regular seasons played in the AHL, Adam has appeared in 148 games, amassing 107 points (47+60) and 114 penalty minutes. In 2010-11, he was the recipient of the Dudley (Red) Garrett Memorial Award as the AHL’s outstanding rookie and earned a spot on the 2010-11 AHL All-Rookie Team.
A native of St. John's, Newfoundland, Adam was drafted by the Sabres in the second round (44th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.