Buffalo Sabres re-sign Corey Troppby jmaloni
Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier today announced the Sabres have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with forward Corey Tropp.
Tropp (age 24, 6'0", 185 lbs.) recorded four points (2 goals, 2 assists) in just six games with the Rochester Americans (AHL) in the 2012-13 season after sustaining an injury in the Amerks' season-opener that sidelined him for 72 games. In three AHL seasons, Tropp has appeared in 109 games, totaling 66 points (21/45) and 166 penalty minutes. In 2011-12, Tropp was recalled to the Sabres five times, registering eight points (3/5) and 20 penalty minutes in 34 NHL games.
A native of Grosse Point Woods, Mich., Tropp was selected by the Sabres in the third round (89th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.