The Buffalo Sabres have placed defenseman Colin Miller in the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol, head coach Don Granato announced Sunday.
Miller has had a rough season as he has dealt with injuries and now COVID.
The 29-year-old has recorded 14 points (2 goals, 12 assists) in 36 games with Buffalo this season.
Casey Fitzgerald will return to the lineup and take his spot for Sunday’s road game against the New York Rangers.
Face-off at Madison Square Garden is slated for 5 p.m.