There is a chance that Dmitry Kulikov will be able to play Sunday evening against the Oilers.
Dmitry Kulikov (lower body) practiced with the Sabres on Friday.
The bruise on Dmitry Kulikov's backside will prevent him from playing in the Sabres' opener on Thursday.
Dmitry Kulikov (butt bruise) is expected to be in the lineup on Thursday.
Dmitry Kulikov hasn't skated since he suffered a butt bruise last Friday.
Dmitry Kulikov was injured in Friday's 8-1 loss to Toronto.
Dmitry Kulikov joined the Sabres for practice on Wednesday and he impressed coach Dan Bylsma.
Dmitry Kulikov is expected to play alongside Rasmus Ristolainen or Zach Bogosian with the Sabres.
Dmitry Kulikov is excited about a new beginning with the Buffalo Sabres.
Sabres GM Tim Murray was thrilled about acquiring Dmitry Kulikov from Florida on Saturday afternoon.
The Florida Panthers have traded Dmitry Kulikov to the Buffalo Sabres for Mark Pysyk.
Dmitry Kulikov may be shopped by the Panthers this off-season.
There is talk in Boston that the Bruins may be interested in trading for Florida defenseman Dmitry Kulikov.
Dmitry Kulikov suffered a sprained shoulder during the second period in Game 6 on Sunday night.