The Sabres have announced that defenseman Tyler Myers will miss the remaininder of the season due to a broken bone in his leg. Myers suffered the injury during Thursday night's 5-1 loss to Montreal.
Myers played in 39 games in this shortened season, registering 3 goals and 5 assists. He's a minus-8. His absense on the blue line will be a big blow to the team's playoff chances. Buffalo's loss to Montreal on Thursday night kept the team 6 points back of 8th place in the Eastern Conference. There are only 7 games left to play.