Buffalo prospect Nikita Zadorov scored a pair of power-play goals to lead Russia over the United States in quarterfinal play at the World Junior Championships.
Nikita Zadorov will return to the OHL London Knights.
Nikita Zadorov has been a healthy scratch for two consecutive games and three of Buffalo's last four contests.
Nikita Zadorov will be a healthy scratch Thursday night.
Nikita Zadorov netted his first career NHL goal on his first shot in Buffalo's 5-2 loss to Boston Wednesday night.
Nikita Zadorov has been added to Buffalo's roster for Saturday's game against Colorado.
Coach Ron Rolston hinted that Nikita Zadorov could be inserted into the lineup Saturday night.
Nikita Zadorov will not play Saturday night against Colorado but Wednesday against Boston is a possibility.
Nikita Zadorov (hand) took part in Wednesday's practice.
According to coach Ron Rolston, Nikita Zadorov is expected to be sidelined for about two weeks because of a "smashed" finger tip on his left hand.
Just days after signing his entry-level contract, Nikita Zadorov suffered a hand injury.
Nikita Zadorov has inked a three-year, entry-level contract with the Buffalo Sabres.
Nikita Zadorov scores two goals for the Buffalo Sabres' rookie team, including the overtime game-winner, in a 6-5 OT win against the New York Rangers' rookies.
The Buffalo Sabres have taken Nikita Zadorov with the 16th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.