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Alexander Sulzer | Defenseman

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (30) / 5/30/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 204
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Alexander Sulzer has signed a five-year contract with the Cologne Sharks to play back home in Germany.
The Kolner Haie play out of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga. Sulzer was slated to be an unrestricted free agent in the summer. He spent the last three seasons with the Sabres and skated in 25 games during the 2013-14 campaign. May 1 - 3:35 PM

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Alexander Sulzer sustained an upper-body injury during his return to the lineup on Thursday.

He missed two games with a lower-body ailment before he was able to return on Thursday against Carolina. He managed to play just 1:23 of ice time versus the Hurricanes before leaving.
Mar 15 - 1:32 PM

Alexander Sulzer (lower body) will return to Buffalo's lineup on Thursday.

He was hurt in Friday's loss to Florida. Sulzer doesn't have any fantasy value.
Mar 13 - 1:27 PM

Alexander Sulzer (lower body) took part in Buffalo's Tuesday morning skate.

Sulzer left Friday's game due to the ailment. Sabres coach Ted Nolan thinks he might return on Thursday.
Mar 11 - 12:31 PM

Alexander Sulzer left Friday's 2-0 loss to Florida late in the first period with a lower-body injury.

Sulzer will likely be out of action for two weeks. Look for Buffalo to insert newly-acquired Rostislav Klesla into the lineup Sunday against the Blackhawks.
Mar 8 - 7:50 AM

Alexander Sulzer missed Monday's game because of flu-like symptoms.

He has skated in just eight games with the Sabres this season. We'll keep him as active under the assumption that he'll be healthy once the NHL resumes play after the Christmas break.
Tue, Dec 24, 2013 05:53:00 AM

Alexander Sulzer was activated from the IL on Tuesday December 17.

He missed five games with an undisclosed injury. Sulzer registered three shots and played 18:01 in Buffalo's 4-2 win over Winnipeg.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 02:05:00 AM

Alexander Sulzer (undisclosed) might return to the fold Tuesday night versus Winnipeg.

He has sat out five straight games with an undisclosed injury, but he is probable to return. Sulzer has dressed in just five matches with the Sabres this season and the team needs to activate him from injured reserve.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 02:06:00 PM

Alexander Sulzer (undisclosed) is doubtful for Saturday's game.

Sulzer has missed four straight games, but he's skating with the Sabres now and working to get back into game shape. He has no points in five games in 2013-14.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 04:02:00 PM

Alexander Sulzer (undisclosed) will need to be re-evaluated on Thursday.

Sulzer skipped Monday's practice for "maintenance" purposes, but whatever's bothering him apparently hasn't gone away. We would be surprised if he played Thursday.
Wed, Dec 4, 2013 12:51:00 PM

Alexander Sulzer (undisclosed) has missed two straight practices.

The Sabres originally said Sulzer was out for "maintenance" purposes, but now he's questionable for Thursday's game. He has no points in five games this season.
Tue, Dec 3, 2013 01:35:00 PM

The Buffalo Sabres have summoned Alexander Sulzer.

Sulzer is expected to play in Buffalo's game against Detroit on Sunday. He has two goals and seven points in 10 contests this season.
Sun, Nov 24, 2013 09:09:00 AM

Buffalo has sent Alexander Sulzer to the minors.

The Sabres made the call to send Sulzer down in order to activate Henrik Tallinder from injured reserve. Sulzer was waived and sent to the minors prior to the start of the season, so his demotion isn't surprising.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 05:49:00 PM

Don't be surprised if Andrew Sulzer draws into the Sabre lineup Saturday against the Blackhawks.

Bufflao is one of two NHL teams (New Jersey being the other) who have yet to win a game this season and the team's defense has been horrible. Coach Ron Rolston may insert Sulzer into the lineup to shake things up a bit. If he does, Mike Weber, who is minus eight so far this season, may be the odd man out.
Sat, Oct 12, 2013 09:16:00 AM

Alexander Sulzer attended Buffalo's practice after being called up from the minors.

He played in Rochester's AHL opener Friday, but was called up after Henrik Tallinder was injured. Sulzer isn't expected to play Saturday night versus Pittsburgh.
Sat, Oct 5, 2013 03:00:00 PM

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