'The 19-year-old Zagrapan spent the last two seasons with Chicoutimi of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League and recorded 67 goals and 102 assists in 118 games. During the 2005 playoffs, he added 11 goals and six assists.'
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'Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announced today that the Sabres have promoted Brian McCutcheon to associate head coach, and have hired James Patrick as assistant coach. Regier also announced that Kevin Devine has been promoted to Director of Amateur Scouting.'
'Zagrapan (19 years old, 6’1”, 195 lbs.) spent the last two seasons with the Chicoutimi Sagueneens of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, collecting 169 points (67+102) in 118 games. When Zagrapan recorded 17 (11+6) points in 17 games during the 2005 QMJHL Playoffs, his 11 goals were second only to Sidney Crosby’s 14.'
‘Zagrapan, selected 13th overall, signed a three-year deal worth about $2.3 million on Sunday, and has joined the Sabres for the start of their rookie training camp.’
‘Also signed on Monday were forwards Jiri Novotny, Chris Thorburn and Michael Ryan.’
‘…Brian McCutcheon to associate coach, and James Patrick as Assistant Head Coach.’
NHL veteran Mantha named assistant coach (Rochester D&C)
'The Web site hokej.cz also reported that 2005 first-round pick Marek Zagrapan has agreed to a deal. According to the site, the Slovakian agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal with the club. Buffalo selected Zagrapan 13th overall.'