Sabres and Canucks Trade A Pair Of Rookies

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0  Updated at 3:38 pm, February 27th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(BUFFALO, N.Y.) — The Buffalo Sabres have dealt rookie forward Zack Kassian and defenseman Marc-Andre Gragnani to the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for rookie center Cody Hodgson and defenseman Alexander Sulzer.

In 63 games this season, the 22-year-old Hodgson has scored 16 goals with 17 assists, while Sulzer has played in only 12 games this year.

The 21-year-old Kassian has seven points in 26 games this season, while the 24-year-old Gragnani has 11 assists in 44 games this year.

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