'Buffalo selected winger Phillippe Gogulla from Germany. The Sabres then made a trade with the Calgary Flames. Buffalo gave up their 3rd round pick (74th overall) in exchange for Calgary's 3rd (87th overall) and 4th (96th overall) round picks.'
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'Not very strong, tends to shy away from physical contact although he has tried to work on that aspect of his game. His skills are highly regarded by NHL scouts but many question how and if his game will translate to the North American game.'
Originally a native of Buffalo, New York, Kennedy has appeared in 110 games for the Sioux-City Musketeers of the United States Hockey League the last two seasons. In that span, he recorded 39 goals and 41 assists for 80 points, while posting 154 penalty minutes.
'Sabres GM Darcy Regier told WGR 550's Paul Hamilton that he has not yet spoken with Satan, but plans to do so by Sunday.'
'He turns 19 in December and is expected to continue playing in the juniors next season.'
'"There is, in the right situation, an opportunity to be able to draft a prospect from the Western New York area," Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier said. "There are (local) kids in this draft we're going to consider."'
Ryan Miller to attend Team USA Training Camp (Amerks.com)
'Kalinin, among the Sabres' top two blue-liners, will make $1.33 million next season.'