Jordan Samuels-Thomas played four NCAA seasons. ©2014, Quinnipiac Athletics

Sabres sign Jordan Samuels-Thomas to entry-level deal

BUFFALO – The Sabres have signed winger Jordan Samuels-Thomas to a one-year, entry-level contract, the team announced today.

They sent a 2015 seventh-round pick to the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday for the 24-year-old’s rights.

Samuels-Thomas, the 203rd overall pick by the Winnipeg franchise in 2009, compiled 50 goals, 104 points and 162 penalty minutes in 138 NCAA games over four seasons with Quinnipiac University and Bowling Green State University. He played two seasons with each school.

He could be ticketed for AHL Rochester next season.

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