Sabres sign D Sulzer

The Buffalo Sabres signed defenseman Alexander Sulzer to a one-year deal on Monday.

The 27-year-old native of Germany appeared in 27 combined games with the Canucks and Sabres this past season, totaling three goals and nine points.

Sulzer was acquired by Buffalo on February 27 along with forward Cody Hodgson in exchange for defenseman Marc-Andre Gragnani and forward Zack Kassian.

Over 89 NHL contests in two seasons with four different franchises, Sulzer has recorded four goals and 16 points.