The Sabres recalled goalie Nathan Lieuwen from Rochester today. What’s the 22-year-old endured to make the NHL?
I wrote this in July 2011 just a couple of weeks after the Sabres drafted him.
LEWISTON – Yeah, Nathan Lieuwen thought the worst. The Buffalo Sabres goalie prospect is only human, you know. He knew the two scary concussions that had derailed his promising junior hockey career could potentially force him to retire as teenager.
“It crossed my mind,” Lieuwen, the 167th pick by …