The Buffalo Sabres have traded forward Jason Pominville to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for goalie Matt Hackett and forward Johan Larsson.
#mnwild has acquired Jason Pominville. Larsson and Hackett going the other way. Hear this trade could include high draft picks, too
— Michael Russo (@Russostrib) April 3, 2013
On the season, Pominville has 10 goals and 15 assists in 37 games. He is due to make $5.3 million next season
Hackett, who was considered the Wild goalie of the future at one time, has struggled for the Houston Aeros this season going 19-20-3 with a 2.66 GAA.
Larsson, who is third on the Aeros scoring list this year, had 15 goals and 22 assists in 62 games this year.