Sabres sign forward Ryan MacInnis to one-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Ryan MacInnis to a one-year contract worth $750,000, the team announced Friday.

MacInnis, 25, appeared in 16 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets last season. He tallied two points (1+1) in five contests with the AHL Cleveland Monsters.

The 6-foot-4, left-shot forward is the son of Hall-of-Fame defenseman Al MacInnis.

MacInnis, a second-round draft choice by the Phoenix Coyotes in 2014, has tallied 87 points (26+61) in 250 career AHL games. He set career highs with 23 assists and 30 points in 45 games for Cleveland during the 2019-20 season.

He previously played for Sabres coach Don Granato with the U.S. National Team Development Program in 2012-13.