'Pyatt was originally selected by the New York Islanders in the first round, eighth overall in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft.'
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'Originally selected by the New York Islanders in the first round, eighth overall, in 1999, Pyatt has played in 308 games with the Islanders and Sabres. He has 42 goals, 56 assists and 170 penalty minutes.'
‘Pyatt recorded six goals and six assists in 41 regular-season games last year, but missed 27 games with a broken wrist and another five with a mild concussion. The native of Thunder Bay, Ontario, added five assists in 14 playoff games for the Sabres last season.’
'Luce's contract expires in August and will not be renewed. He has been on the staff since 1984, holding his current position since 1987. Martin joined the organization in 1989. He spent four seasons as an assistant coach in Rochester followed by a year behind the Sabres' bench under Ted Nolan. He then worked for three seasons as a pro scout before taking the top role in the department. Martin has accepted a position with the Colorado Avalanche.'
'Taylor Pyatt has been shipped to the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for a fourth round pick in 2007.'
‘Sekera, Buffalo’s third-round pick in the 2004 draft, was selected the Ontario Hockey League’s outstanding defenseman this past season, finishing with 21 goals and 55 points while playing for Owen Sound. The 6-foot, 191-pound blueliner was also a first-team OHL All-Star.’
‘Pyatt played 230 games over the last four seasons with the Sabres (2001-2006), totaling 80 points. In his NHL career, Pyatt has appeared in 308 regular season games, collecting 98 points.’
‘Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announce today the Sabres have traded the rights of Forward Taylor Pyatt to the Vancouver Canucks, in exchange for a fourth-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.’
'Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announced today that restricted free agent Forward Derek Roy and Defenseman Nathan Paetsch have accepted a one-year qualifying offer from the club.'
‘Sekera, the 6-0, 191-pound defenseman from Bojnice, Czech Republic was named the Ontario Hockey League’s most outstanding defenseman for the 2005-06 season.’