Cody Eakins (20) battles Buffalo's Sam Reinhart last season while with Winnipeg. ©2020, Micheline Veluvolu

Reports: Sabres sign Cody Eakin to two-year contract

The Sabres made their first notable move of free agency today, signing center Cody Eakin to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $2.25 million, according to Sportsnet and TSN.

Eakin, 29, scored five goals and 10 points in 49 total games last season with the Vegas Golden Knights and Winnipeg Jets. He played eight games with the Jets after joining them in a trade Feb. 21.

Update: The Sabres officially announced the ... Read the full article