Twitter is abuzz that the Buffalo Sabres have signed former University of Maine forward Brian Flynn to an entry level contract on Wednesday. Flynn is 6’1″ and weighs in at 185 pounds. It is expected he will report to the Rochester Americans.
During his collegiate career, Flynn accumulated 156 points in 153 games at Maine, serving as the captain for his senior season. This season he finished 3rd in team scoring with 18 goals and 30 assists in 40 games, which was also good for 3rd in Hockey East. He was named to the Hockey East First Team at the conclusion of the season and was a finalist for the Walter Brown Award, an award given to the top US born player in New England.