Pominville Returns to Face Wild with Sabres

January 04, 2018 05:22 PM

Jason Pominville spent four-and-a-half seasons with the Minnesota Wild, sandwiched between two stints with the Buffalo Sabres.  He returns to St Paul Thursday night as the Sabres take on the Wild.

Click the video box on this page to watch a conversation with Jason Pominville in the visitors locker room after the Buffalo Sabres pregame skate Thursday morning at the Xcel Energy Center


Asked Thursday morning is there is a memory from his time with the Wild he holds onto, Pominville cited the playoff runs the team was able to make - as well as great experiences with both his teammates and Minnesota fans .

Pominville scored 76 goals and 130 assists in 327 games over four-plus seasons in Minnesota. After scoring 30 goals in his first Wild campaign in 2013-14, Pominville struggled to recapture his scoring touch.

He was traded along with Marco Scandella to Buffalo this past offseason in exchange for Tyler Ennis and Marcus Foligno.



Chris Long

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