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Justin Falk | Defenseman | #41

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (28) / 10/11/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 224
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 4 (110) / MIN
Contract: view contract details

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The Buffalo Sabres have signed Justin Falk to a one-year/two-way contract.
The defenseman played last season with Columbus and their AHL affiliate the Lake Erie Monsters. He will get $650,000 in the NHL and $350,000 if he plays in the AHL. Falk had four assists in 24 games with the Blue Jackets and two goals and nine points with the Monsters where he won the Calder Cup. Jul 1 - 2:59 PM

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Justin Falk has been assigned to AHL Lake Erie.

Falk will try to help the Monsters with the AHL's Calder Cup. The 27-year-old had four assists in 24 games with the Jackets this season.
Apr 10 - 12:45 PM

Justin Falk will play when the Blue Jackets travel to Toronto and take on the Maple Leafs on Wednesday night

Falk will draw in for the injured Cody Goloubef. Falk has not been in the Blue Jackets lineup since March 17.
Apr 6 - 9:03 AM

Justin Falk has been called up from the minors.

He has split time between the NHL and AHL this season. In 21 games with Columbus, he has posted four assists and 17 penalty minutes.
Apr 5 - 3:00 PM

Justin Falk will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Islanders.

Falk was recalled from the minors earlier today, but he won't play tonight. Rene Bourque will join him in the press box while David Clarkson, Curtis McElhinney and Fedor Tyutin miss the game due to injury. Jared Boll is serving the final game of his four-game suspension.
Mar 31 - 7:01 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have called up Justin Falk.

Falk has two goals and four assists in 28 AHL games this season. He also has four assists in 21 contests with Columbus.
Mar 31 - 10:52 AM

Justin Falk was summoned up by Columbus on Friday on an emergency basis.

Falk is a classic tweener. Now in his age-27 season he's seen just 168 career NHL games where he's posted 23 points and 151 PIMs. Should he play, and you're in a pinch, perhaps he'll scrap one for you.
Mar 18 - 6:33 PM

Justin Falk has been reassigned to the minors.

Falk had been called up for Thursday's game to fill in for Fedor Tyutin, who was battling an illness. Falk had a minus-one rating in 11:29 minutes of ice time and then was demoted immediately following Thursday's contest.
Mar 18 - 10:47 AM

Justin Falk has been called up by Columbus.

This is presumably in response to Fedor Tyutin being questionable on Thursday due to an illness. Falk has four assists in 20 games with Columbus this season.
Mar 17 - 11:54 AM

Justin Falk has officially been sent to the minors.

This move was expected after Falk successfully cleared waivers. His demotion made room for the activation of David Clarkson (upper body).
Feb 25 - 1:05 PM

Justin Falk successfully cleared waivers.

The Blue Jackets will presumably send Falk to the minors as a result. He has no goals and four assists in 20 contests with Columbus this season.
Feb 25 - 12:27 PM

Justin Falk has been placed on waivers.

He has played in 20 games with the Blue Jackets this season, but he hasn't be in the lineup since Feb. 2. Falk has registered four assists, 17 penalty minutes and 12 shots in 2015-16.
Feb 24 - 2:59 PM

Look for Justin Falk to be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Anaheim Ducks.

This will be Falk's fourth consecutive game as a healthy scratch. The 27-year-old has no goals and four assists in 20 games this season. Jared Boll (neck) will join him in the press box.
Feb 11 - 7:09 PM

Justin Falk and Jared Boll will be scratched from Tuesday's match with the Islanders.

Unfortunately neither boast any fantasy value, and Boll is out recovering from a puck to the neck. Falk meanwhile has four points and little else to his credit during his 20 games of play this season.
Source: Craig Merz
Feb 9 - 6:33 PM

Justin Falk and Jared Boll will serve as the healthy scratches in Thursday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

Falk has no goals and four assists in 20 games this season. The 27-year-old managed to get into the Jackets' lineup in each of the previous four games. Boll has no points and a minus-4 rating in 20 games.
Feb 4 - 10:14 PM

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