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Marcus Foligno | Winger

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (23) / 8/10/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 223
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There is no timetable for when Marcus Foligno will be available to return from a hand injury.
However, he is getting closer to returning after missing the past 13 games. Jan 27 - 7:57 AM

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Marcus Foligno (hand) is slated to miss six more weeks, according to coach Ted Nolan.

He is recovering from a surgically repaired hand. Foligno was hurt in fight with Boston's Matt Bartkowski back on Dec. 21.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 08:12:00 AM

Marcus Foligno (hand) is projected to miss "months," according to coach Ted Nolan,

He suffered a hand injury in a fight with Bruins defenseman Matt Bartkowski on Sunday. Foligno had been showing some signs of improvement lately with a three-game point streak from Dec. 11-Dec. 15. However, he still has a long way to go before he's viable in fantasy leagues.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 11:16:00 AM

Marcus Foligno is expected to be out for a while with a hand injury.

He suffered what is believed to be a major injury when dropped the gloves with Boston's Matt Bartkowski on Sunday. Foligno engaged Bartkowski after the Bruins defenseman delivered a questionable hit to captain Brian Gionta, who was also hurt on the play.
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 10:43:00 AM

Marcus Foligno has left Sunday's tilt with the Bruins with an upper body injury and will not return.

Foligno jumped in to fight Bruins defender Matt Bartkowski after he laid out Sabres captain Brian Gionta with a controversial high hit. Foligno skated 4:46 with 17 PIMs coming on a instigator minor, a fighting major, and a misconduct penalty. We'll keep you posted on the extent of his injury.
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 08:39:00 PM

Marcus Foligno registered a goal and an assist in the Buffalo Sabres' 5-4 shootout win over the visiting Ottawa Senators Monday night.

Foligno scored his fifth goal of the season and picked up his fourth assist. Brian Flynn also collected a goal and an assist for Buffalo. His goal, scored at 16:31 of the third period, was his fourth of the season and tied the game at 4-4. His assist, on Foligno's goal, was his third of the season. Also producing goals for Buffalo were Rasmus Ristolainen, his second, and Matt Moulson, his seventh. The Sabres (13-16-2) have won four games in a row and six straight at home. They have won 10 of their past 13 games.
Mon, Dec 15, 2014 10:44:00 PM

Marcus Foligno had a strong first game as a center Thursday night against Calgary.

He scored a goal, his first since October 14th and won 70% of his faceoffs. Foligno will once again line up as a pivot Saturday against Florida even with the return of Cody Hodgson to the lineup, who will also play as a center. Foligno will once again be flanked by Nicolas Deslauriers and Drew Stafford. We aren't, however, recommending him at this time.
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 09:24:00 AM

Marcus Foligno will play center in Thursday's game against Calgary.

The Sabres are making Cody Hodgson a healthy scratch, so Foligno will move to center to replace him. He's expected to play on a line with Drew Stafford and Chris Stewart. The 23-year-old has two goals and five points in 22 games this season.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 06:07:00 PM

Marcus Foligno will be back in the Buffalo lineup Saturday against Toronto.

He finally seems to be over a shoulder injury that has kept him out of action for the last four games. If you need Foligno, who has three points in 12 games this season, feel free to activate him.
Sat, Nov 15, 2014 09:17:00 AM

Marcus Foligno will get out of the press box on Saturday.

Foligno missed four games due to an upper-body injury, played in a single contest, and then was listed as a healthy scratch on Thursday. He has three points in 12 games this season.
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 02:17:00 PM

Marcus Foligno was a healthy scratch on Thursday.

He hasn't picked up a point in his last nine games and just returned from an upper-body injury this past Tuesday. "Maybe we pushed him too quick," coach Ted Nolan said. "His conditioning is a little bit off. When your conditioning is off and you're a big man, when you're slow, you'll look a little slower. We're going to give him the benefit of doubt, whip him into shape the next couple of days." He missed four games due to the ailment.
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 09:19:00 AM

Marcus Foligno is ready to return from an upper-body injury.

Foligno will join the Sabres for Tuesday's game against St. Louis. He has two goals and three points in 11 contests this season.
Tue, Nov 11, 2014 01:55:00 PM

Marcus Foligno (upper body) took part in a full practice on Monday.

He could be back in the lineup on Tuesday after missing the last four games with an upper-body injury. Buffalo will probably have either Foligno or Patrick Kaleta back against St. Louis after they demoted Johan Larsson to the minors on Sunday.
Mon, Nov 10, 2014 01:57:00 PM

There is a chance that Marcus Foligno will suit up for the Sabres Saturday night against the Penguins.

He has been out of action for the past week with an upper-body injury but he did take the pre-game skate Friday and seems to be progressing. Foligno will be re-evsaluated Saturday to determine if he can return to action against Pittsburgh.
Sat, Nov 8, 2014 09:26:00 AM

Marcus Foligno (upper body) skated on his own Thursday.

Coach Ted Nolan said that Foligno may be available for Saturday's tilt against Pittsburgh, which means he's not expected back on Friday when the Sabres host Edmonton.
Fri, Nov 7, 2014 07:02:00 AM

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C1Tyler Ennis
2Cody Hodgson
3Zemgus Girgensons
4Matt Ellis
5Tim Schaller
LW1Matt Moulson
2Marcus Foligno
3Brian Flynn
4Cody McCormick
5Nicolas Deslauriers
RW1Drew Stafford
2Chris Stewart
3Brian Gionta
4Torrey Mitchell
5Zac Dalpe
6Patrick Kaleta
D1Tyler Myers
2Rasmus Ristolainen
3Josh Gorges
4Nikita Zadorov
5Mike Weber
6Andre Benoit
7Andrej Meszaros
8Tyson Strachan
G1Jhonas Enroth
2Michal Neuvirth
3Matthew Hackett