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Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Waived by Sabres
Hinostroza was waived by the Sabres on Wednesday, per Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet.
Hinostroza was a healthy scratch in Buffalo's last two games. He has no goals and eight assists in 19 contests while averaging 12:15 of ice time this season.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Ready to rock
Per Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550, according to coach Don Granato, Hinostroza (undisclosed) is "good to go," indicating he'll be activated off injured reserve and return to action Thursday against the Avalanche.
Hinostroza has missed the last six games with an undisclosed injury, but he should return to a middle-six role against Colorado. The 28-year-old winger has picked up eight helpers through 15 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Day-to-day
Hinostroza (undisclosed) is listed as day-to-day, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Hinostroza was able to practice Monday, but it is expected that he will need more time before he can return to the lineup. That probably means he won't be available for Tuesday's game against Los Angeles.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Lands on IR
Hinostroza (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Hinostroza has been sidelined since Nov. 30, so he is eligible to be activated once he is cleared to return. He has eight assists and 17 shots on goal in 15 games this season. Buffalo called up Brett Murray from AHL Rochester in a corresponding move.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Still sidelined Friday
Hinostroza (undisclosed) will not be available against the Penguins on Friday, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Hinostroza will miss his fourth consecutive game due to his lingering undisclosed injury. Considering the Sabres are heading into a back-to-back with the Penguins, he probably should be regarded as doubtful to play in Saturday's contest. Considering Hinostrozaza has yet to score a goal this season and has just three assists in his last 11 contests, few fantasy players figure to be impacted by his continued absence.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Sidelined again Wednesday
Hinostroza (undisclosed) won't play versus the Blue Jackets on Wednesday, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
This will be Hinostroza's third straight game out of the lineup, and his second in a row due to the injury. The 28-year-old could eventually be cleared but serve as a healthy scratch as he contends for bottom-six minutes in the Sabres' lineup.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Unavailable Sunday
Hinostroza (undisclosed) won't play Sunday versus the Sharks, Heather Engel of NHL.com reports.
Hinostroza left Saturday's practice early and didn't skate Sunday morning due to a minor injury. He is listed as day-to-day. Hinostroza has registered eight assists and 17 shots on goal in 15 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Provides helper
Hinostroza posted an assist in Tuesday's 5-1 loss to the Kraken.
Hinostroza set up Dylan Cozens on the Sabres' lone tally of the game. After beginning the year as a healthy scratch, Hinostroza has made it tough to remove him from the lineup again with five helpers in four games. The 28-year-old winger has added four shots on net and a plus-1 rating from his third-line role.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Distributes three assists in win
Hinostroza registered three assists, including one while shorthanded, in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Flames.
Hinostroza pulled the strings in the first period, helping out on all three of the Sabres' goals in the frame. The 28-year-old has four helpers, two shots on net and a plus-2 rating in the last two contests after he was a healthy scratch to begin the year. The winger is making a strong case to stay in the lineup over the likes of rookie Jack Quinn and veteran Riley Sheahan.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Garners helper in win
Hinostroza produced an assist in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Oilers.
Hinostroza was a healthy scratch for the first two games of the season, but he took Jack Quinn's place in the lineup. It was encouraging for Hinostroza to get on the scoresheet in his season debut, but he'll need to keep doing that with regularity to avoid more trips to the press box. The 28-year-old was a solid depth forward last year with 25 points, 92 shots on net and a minus-11 rating in 62 contests.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Re-signs with Buffalo
Hinostroza signed a one-year, $1.7 million contract extension with the Sabres on Tuesday.
Hinostroza drew into 62 games with Buffalo in 2021-22, picking up 13 goals and 25 points while averaging 13:54 of ice time over that span. He'll likely put up similar numbers while skating in a bottom-six role in 2022-23.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Good to go
Hinostroza is back with the team ahead of Thursday's matchup with Boston after missing Monday's practice due to a personal matter, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.
Hinostroza will presumably slot into a bottom-six role against the Bruins. He's notched 13 goals and 25 points through 60 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Attending to family matter
Hinostroza was not at practice Monday while dealing with a personal matter, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
The team didn't provide an immediate update on whether Hinosrtoza's absence will impact his availability against the Bruins on Thursday. In the meantime, John Hayden figures to step into the lineup, though Cody Eakin (illness) could also be in the mix if healthy enough to play.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Tallies equalizer in win
Hinostroza scored a goal, logged four hits and added two PIM in Monday's 6-5 win over the Blackhawks.
Hinostroza helped the Sabres erase a four-goal deficit with his third-period tally. The 27-year-old has a goal and assist in his last two outings after going five games without a point. For the season, he's logged 11 goals, 23 points, 70 shots on net and a minus-8 rating through 47 contests, mainly in a middle-six role.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Three points in Sunday's win
Hinostroza scored two goals, including the game-winner, and added an assist in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs.
The Sabres' second line stepped up in this one, as Peyton Krebs also lit the lamp twice, but it was Hinostroza who was the scoring hero for Buffalo on the afternoon. The 27-year-old hadn't had a multi-point performance since Dec. 2, missing over six weeks in between with a lower-body injury, and on the season Hinostroza has 10 goals and 21 points through 40 games.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Off IR and playing Sunday
Hinostroza (lower body) is in the lineup Sunday against the Kings.
Hinostroza's inclusion in the lineup means he has been removed from IR and will rejoin his teammates in game action for the first time since Jan. 17. Anders Bjork is sitting as a healthy scratch to make room for Hinostroza in the bottom six.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Expected to return
Hinostroza (lower body) is expected to return to action Sunday versus the Kings, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Hinostroza will likely return to a middle-six role following his six-plus week absence. The 27-year-old winger has picked up eight goals and 17 points through 36 contests this campaign.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Practices in non-contact jersey
Hinostroza (lower body) practiced in a non-contact jersey Tuesday.
Hinostroza left the practice session early, so his return should not be considered imminent. He likely won't be able to play Thursday versus the Blue Jackets, but Sunday versus the Canadiens is a possibility if he can become a full participant in practice.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Placed on injured reserve
Hinostroza (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, per CapFriendly.
Hinostroza was given a minimum of three weeks to recover from his lower-body injury as of Thursday, so this is not a surprising move. The 27-year-old isn't likely to be back until after the All-Star break.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Vinnie Hinostroza: Sidelined at least three weeks
Hinostroza is dealing with a lower-body issue that will rule him out for at least three weeks, John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
Given Hinostroza's timeline, he will almost certainly be designated for injured reserve in the coming days, especially with the Sabres still without Casey Mittelstadt (upper body) or Drake Caggiula (upper body). Prior to getting hurt, the 27-year-old Hinostroza had racked up three goals on seven shots in his previous seven contests, including one power-play tally.... See More ... See Less
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