Sunday, December 28, 2014

Follow us:
Follow Us On Facebook! Follow Us On Twitter! RSS 


Grigorenko ready to hit the ice

  • Text size: + -
Buffalo: Grigorenko ready to hit the ice
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

This training camp is Mikhail Grigorenko's chance to show the Sabres he deserves a shot in the NHL.

The organization drafted him 12th overall in last spring's draft. The Russian center has 50 points in 32 junior games so far this year and scored 6 points in 7 games at the World Juniors while leading his home country to bronze.

Grigorenko told the media Sunday that at this point it would be best for his development if he had a chance to stay in the NHL.

“If I play in juniors, I can't watch those guys and I can't compare myself to them. It's kind of hard to learn from them. But if I'm with them every practice, I can learn so much stuff on the ice and off the ice too,” Grigorenko said. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP