The Senators sent Alex Formenton back to London (AHL).
Formenton was a second-round pick in 2017 and scored one goal in nine games with the Senators to open the season. Formenton returns to London, where he had 29 goals and 19 assists (48 points) in 48 games last season.
Forementon (concussion) will not play this weekend.
Source: Dean Brown 10/17/18, 3:14 pm EST
The Senators have placed Alex Formenton (concussion) on injured reserve.
Formenton left Wednesday’s loss to the Flyers with what was originally described as an upper-body injury. The Senators confirmed on Friday that Formenton sustained a concussion and will head to injured reserve. There is no timetable for his return, but he will miss at least one week.
Source: @Senators 10/12/18, 11:07 am EST
Formenton will make his NHL debut on Saturday.
Formenton, 18, was a second round pick (No.47 overall) in this summer’s draft and tonight he will play in his first NHL games. Formenton, who will replace fellow 2017 draft pick Logan Brown, had 34 points (16G / 18A) in 65 games with London (OHL) last season.