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Sabres ink Grigorenko

Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Mikhail Grigorenko to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Grigorenko was selected by the Sabres with the 12th overall pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. He is Buffalo's highest forward selection since they took Thomas Vanek with the fifth overall pick in 2003.

The 18-year-old Grigorenko had 40 goals and 45 assists in 59 games for the Quebec Remparts of the QMJHL in 2011-12.

07/18 11:20:33 ET

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