Rasmus Dahlin to miss Saturday's game in Tampa Bay with upper-body injury

Buffalo is now missing three of its top-four defensemen from the lineup

Tampa, Fla. (WGR 550) – The Buffalo Sabres have now lost their best player due to injury.

Defenseman Rasmus Dahlin will miss Saturday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning with an upper-body injury. He’s being listed as day-to-day.

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Buffalo is already missing Mattias Samuelsson and Henri Jokiharju, and Ilya Lyubushkin has been in-and-out of the lineup due to injury.

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Sabres head coach Don Granato declined to say if the injury resulted from the Scuffle Dahlin was in Friday night against the Carolina Hurricanes with forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi.

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