Jason Pominville Traded to Minnesota Wild

April 3, 2013 Updated Apr 4, 2013 at 6:33 AM EDT

By WKBW News

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April 3, 2013 Updated Apr 4, 2013 at 6:33 AM EDT

According to reports, Buffalo Sabre Jason Pominville has been traded to the Minnesota Wild.

In return, the Sabres will get LW Johan Larsson and G Matt Hackett.

20-year-old Larson was a second round draft pick by the Wild in 2010. He is 6'0, 194 pounds.

23-year-old Hackett was a third round draft pick by the Wild in 2009. He is 6'2, 192 pounds. Hackett played the majority of his time for the Wild's AHL affiliate Houston Aeros.

Pominville joined the Sabres in the 2003-2004 season, and was named captain in October of 2011.

Sports Director Jeff Russo will have more information tonight on EWN at 5, 6, and 11.

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