Buffalo Sabres sign former Bowling Green forward Derek Whitmore

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Forward Derek Whitmore signed a two-year contract with the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday after completing his four-year career at Bowling Green.

An undrafted free agent, Whitmore had a career-high 27 goals and added 10 assists in 38 games as a senior, A native of Rochester, N.Y., he finished his NCAA career with 103 points (70 goals, 33 assists) in 143 games.

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He’s the second college player to sign with the Sabres in two days, after Buffalo signed Massachusetts’ defenceman Mike Kostka.