Andre Benoit D BUF 5 Days

Andre Benoit has inked a one-year, $800,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres.

Benoit had seven goals and 21 assists in 79 games with the Colorado Avalanche last season. He might end up getting top-four minutes in Buffalo.

Andre Benoit D BUF 3 Months

It is unlikely that Andre Benoit will be back in Denver next season.

He is an unrestricted free agent and the Avs seem content to make a few changes on their blueline. Teh re-signing of Benoit and fellow UFA Cory Sarich are not viewed as Colorado priorities.

Andre Benoit D BUF 4 Months

Andre Benoit found the back of the net in Colorado's 3-1 win over Ottawa on Sunday.

Benoit only has six goals this season, but four of those markers have come in his last nine games. He also has 18 assists in 66 contests this season.

Andre Benoit D BUF 7 Months

Andre Benoit recorded two assists in Colorado's 4-2 win on Saturday.

Benoit has recorded at least a point in five of his last seven games. That's helped him climb to two goals and 18 points in 44 contests in 2013-14.

Andre Benoit D BUF 7 Months

Andre Benoit has been averaging 20:48 of ice time per game this season.

He's seen 2:38 of average ice time per match on the power play. Benoit has 12 points in 35 games, but he's produced just one point, a goal, in his last 15 outings.

Andre Benoit D BUF 8 Months

Andre Benoit scored a goal and registered two assists in Colorado's 4-3 overtime win over Phoenix Thursday night.

It was Benoit's first goal of the season and it doubled Colorado's lead in the second period. He also has 10 assists in 20 games. John Mitchell also had a strong game with a goal and an assist, while Cody McLeod and Ryan O'Reilly scored the others goals for the Avalanche. P.A Parenteau added two helpers in the victory.

Andre Benoit D BUF 8 Months

Andre Benoit returned to action on Tuesday November 19.

Andre Benoit D BUF 8 Months

Andre Benoit won't suit up Saturday against Florida because of a minor wrist injury.

Apparently, he wanted to play but was told to sit by doctors. Matt Hunwick will dress in his place.

Andre Benoit D BUF 9 Months

Andre Benoit missed Monday's practice because of a minor groin injury.

However, he's expected to play on Wednesday against Nashville. Benoit has accounted for six assists and 20 shots in 13 games this year to go with a plus-4 rating.

Andre Benoit D BUF 10 Months

Andre Benoit looks like he will start the year on Colorado's top defense pairing alongside Erik Johnson.

Coach Patrick Roy showcased what he has in mind for his top-six defense corps after practice Wednesday morning. Things could obviously change but injured blueliner Ryan Wilson is expected to be paired with Tyson Barrie, while Jan Hejda will line up alongside Corey Sarich.