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Zach Bogosian | Defenseman

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (24) / 7/15/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 225
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Zach Bogosian (lower body) returned to action on Thursday.
He logged a team-high 29:10 of ice time and he registered six shots on goal. Bogosian also finished with a minus-2 rating in Buffalo's 4-3 overtime loss to Arizona after missing six games. Mar 27 - 2:13 AM

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Zach Bogosian (lower body) might be back on Thursday.

Bogosian has missed six straight games due to the injury. He has three goals and 17 points in 53 contests in 2014-15.
Mar 24 - 5:16 PM

Zach Bogosian wasn't on the ice for the Sabres' morning skate.

That further enforces the belief that Bogosian won't play on Friday. It will be his fourth straight game on the sidelines.
Mar 20 - 2:06 PM

Zach Bogosian (lower body) is unlikely to play Friday against New Jersey.

Bogosian didn't participate in Thursday's practice. He might be available to return on Saturday at Nashville.
Mar 19 - 2:41 PM

Zach Bogosian (lower body) won't play Monday.

He didn't take part in the morning session and he missed Saturday's game with a lower-body injury. Coach Ted Nolan said Bogosian could miss a few games with the ailment.
Mar 16 - 2:55 PM

Zach Bogosian was scratched in Saturday's game because of a nagging lower-body injury.

Bogosian tweaked the injury and the Sabres' coaching staff decided it was better to play it safe in his case. He was acquired in the huge trade that saw Buffalo get Evander Kane from Winnipeg. Bogosian isn't a big point producer but he has played relatively well since joining he Sabres. He has four assists in his last seven contests and a surprising plus-three rating on a bad Buffalo team. He should be considered day-to-day right now.
Mar 15 - 11:20 AM

Zach Bogosian will be scratched versus the NY Rangers on Saturday night.

Bogosian has been very effective as a member of the Sabres through his fist dozen games, amassing four points, 28 blocks, 30 PIMs, and 47 hits. Giving him 17 points, 75 blocks, 70 PIMs, and 153 hits for the season.
Source: Joe Yerdon
Mar 14 - 6:45 PM

Zach Bogosian logged 30:53 of ice time in Buffalo's 4-3 shootout loss to Toronto on Wednesday night.

He was credited with six hits, four shots, two penalty minutes and a plus-1 rating in the match. Bogosian has been soaking up big minutes for the Sabres and he has chipped in four assists, along with 30 penalty minutes, in 12 games.
Mar 13 - 10:05 AM

Zach Bogosian (foot) will play in Wednesday’s contest with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Bogosian suffered a bruised foot when he blocked an Alex Ovechkn shot on Saturday night but will not miss any time due to the injury as he will suit up Wednesday night in Toronto. The former third overall pick in 2008 has four assists in 11 games since being traded to Buffalo this season and has three goals and 17 points in 52 games overall, including a total of 68 penalty minutes.
Mar 11 - 6:46 PM

Zach Bogosian (foot) is listed as a game-time decision, but he's likely to play Wedneday.

He took part in the morning skate and said Tuesday that he was ready to play. Bogosian was struck in the foot by a shot last Saturday.
Mar 11 - 3:47 PM

Zach Bogosian (foot) took part in Tuesday's practice.

Bogosian was hurt when he blocked an Alex Ovechkin shot on Saturday. He's still questionable for Wednesday's game, but obviously the fact that he's already rejoined his teammates on the ice is a very good sign.
Mar 10 - 6:01 PM

Zach Bogosian didn't take part in Monday's practice after he took an Alex Ovechkin shot to his foot on Saturday.

It occurred late in the second period and he saw just two shifts early in the third. Coach Ted Nolan is optimistic that Bogosian will be ready to go on Wednesday against Toronto even though the 24-year-old blueliner was seen in a walking boot after the match. We'll mark him as day-to-day for now.
Mar 10 - 9:27 AM

Zach Bogosian said he is trying to be more of a leader in the Sabres' locker room.

"I just try to lead by example, try to play hard every night, try to do the right things," Bogosian said. "There’s plenty of room to grow in my game and everyone’s game, really. These last 17, 18 games, we’ve got to play for something. I know playoffs are out of the picture, but I firmly believe this core group of people – we have good veteran guys, good young guys – if we’re going to play for something, we’ve got to push for the future. We have to find a way to win games."
Mar 8 - 10:10 AM

Zach Bogosian had an assist in a 3-2 loss to Ottawa on Friday.

Bogosian has three points in 10 games since he was acquired by the Sabres as part of the Evander Kane trade. Buffalo has leaned on him heavily as Bogosian has gone from averaging 22:10 minutes per game in Winnipeg to 26:47 minutes per contest with the Sabres.
Mar 7 - 10:14 AM

Despite coming out on the wrong end of a 3-0 shutout Tuesday night, Zach Bogosian offered his fantasy owners some help.

Bogosian led the Sabres with seven shots on goal and also added five hits and two blocked shots in about 27 minutes of ice time. Since joining Buffalo, the former third overall selection has averaged 26:57 in ice time and has been a productive source of PIM, hits and blocks.
Mar 3 - 10:56 PM

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