Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announced on Friday that 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.
Pyatt, the 6-4, 220-pound left wing played in 41 games for Buffalo during the 2005-06 season. He finished the year with six goals and six assists, including one game-winning goal against Ottawa on April 8. During the 2006 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Pyatt appeared in 14 games and collected five assists (0+5).
Pyatt played 230 games over the last four seasons with the Sabres (2001-2006), totaling 80 points (38+42). In his NHL career, Pyatt has appeared in 308 regular season games, collecting 98 points (42+56).