Buffalo Sabres Prospect Update, Feb ’15

2 of 6

(Photo: Melissa Kania)


Justin Bailey (SSM) is tied for 12th in Ontario Hockey League scoring with 67 points in 53 total games. Bailey, 19, has 14 points in 18 games with the Greyhounds since being traded from Kitchener in January. He’s currently on a five-game point streak.

Nicholas Baptiste is sixth on his team, the Erie Otters, with 42 points in 40 games this season. That includes 31 points in 28 games with Erie since being traded from the Sudbury Wolves. Baptiste’s stat line includes 11 power play goals.

Hudson Fasching has 15 points in 27 games with the University of Minnesota. That includes eight goals and seven assists, along with 16 penalty minutes and a plus-10.

Christian Isackson, 23, also plays with the University of Minnesota. He has five points (2-3) and 15 penalty minutes in 28 games this season.

Vaclav Karabacek is the Buffalo Sabres’ lone right wing  prospect playing in the QMJHL. He’s joined the Baie-Comeau Drakkar and has 12 points in 19 games with his new team. Overall this season, Karabacek has 37 points in 50 games between Baie-Comeau and Gatineau.

Victor Olofsson is now playing overseas with Timra IK of SWE-1. He has two points – both goals – in four games with the team. He also has 18 points in 37 games with MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik of the Swedish Hockey League.

Finally, Gustav Possler has 20 points, including nine goals, in 41 games with MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik this season.