Updated: 04/03/2013 3:58 PM KSTP.com
The Minnesota Wild has confirmed the Buffalo Sabres agreed to deal captain Jason Pominville to the Minnesota Wild.
Minnesota acquired Pominville and the Sabres' fourth-round pick in 2014, in exchange for rookie forward Johan Larsson, rookie goalie Matt Hackett, a 2013 first-round pick, and a 2014 second-round pick.
Both Wild players were pulled off the ice earlier in the day before their game at San second-round d
Pominville is an eight-year NHL veteran, and a six-time 20-goal scorer.
The underachieving Sabres are retooling for the future after already trading defensemen Robyn Regehr to Los Angeles and Jordan Leopold to St. Louis over the past five days.
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