BUFFALO – Goalie Michael Houser and winger Michael Mersch were among 12 players the Sabres released from their training camp tryouts this morning. They will report to the Rochester Americans.
The Sabres also released forwards Dominic Franco, Mason Jobst, Ryan Scarfo and Brendan Warren; defensemen Nick Boka, Matthew Cairns, Mitch Eliot, Josh Teves and Peter Tischke; and goalie Mat Robson.
Houser and Mersch have NHL experience. Mersch played in Tuesday’s exhibition opener.
The Sabres have 43 players left on their camp roster. Coach Don Granato said more moves will be made early next week.
The Amerks open training camp Tuesday.