SABRES SIGN ULLMARK TO 3-YEAR, ENTRY-LEVEL CONTRACT
Sixth-round pick in 2012 was named Swedish Goaltender of the Year
The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team has signed goaltender Linus Ullmark to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Ullmark (6'3", 220 lbs., 7/31/93), the Sabres’ sixth-round (163rd overall) selection in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, has been playing for the Swedish MODO hockey club at both the junior and elite levels.
During the 2013-14 season, the Lugnvik, Sweden native played 35 games for MODO in the Swedish Hockey League, registering a 2.08 goals-against average and .931 save percentage and was awarded the Honken Trophy as the Swedish Goaltender of the Year.