Line Change: 9 back with 21 and 23 dailyfaceoff.com Thu 1/19/12 12:56 AM

Roy hasn't worked with his former linemates Vanek and Pominville all season. The should-be top-line center has nine goals and 25 points through 43 games with a minus-8 rating.

Line Change: 26 9 29 dailyfaceoff.com Tue 1/17/12 12:56 AM

Roy will start tonight's game on the top line. The playmaking center has nine goals and 25 points through 42 games. The Sabres are hoping he can get going and regain his form as the team's top line center.

Line Change: Roy is in, no word on the forward that sits dailyfaceoff.com Fri 1/13/12 2:56 PM

Roy gets back into the lineup for the first time since January 6th. With only eight goals and 24 points through 40 games, the team's top center is not living up to his contract. Rushing him back from injury won't help the situation.

Line Change: Derek Roy says he will be a game-time decision tonight... dailyfaceoff.com Fri 1/13/12 12:56 AM

Roy could replace Matt Ellis on the third line tonight. The playmaker has eight goals and 24 points through 40 games. Expect a further update on his status.

Injury: Injured Sabres Derek Roy and Andrej Sekera are practicing i... dailyfaceoff.com Mon 1/9/12 2:56 PM

Roy is not practicing with contact, which is a sign he should miss a few more games. The playmaker scored eight goals and 24 points through 40 games before getting hurt.

Injury: As for Roy, Ruff didn't say he's out for weeks but it's not... dailyfaceoff.com Sat 1/7/12 2:56 PM

Expect Roy to miss at least a week with this current injury. The playmaker scored eight goals and 24 points through 40 games before getting hurt.

Line Change: Vanek-Roy-Pominville dailyfaceoff.com Tue 12/20/11 2:56 PM

Roy finally moves back to the top line. The playmaking center has seven goals and 21 points in 32 games.

Injury: #Sabres Derek Roy said he's been battling a sore hamstring. dailyfaceoff.com Tue 11/1/11 12:56 AM

Roy hasn't missed a game all season but certainly is lacking his normal production. Through 10 games he scored a goal and four points after registering 35 points in as many games.