Jason Pominville News
The Sabres acquired Jason Pominville, Marco Scandella and a 2018 4th round pick from the Wild for Tyler Ennis, Marcus Foligno and a 2018 3rd round pick.
The former Sabres’ captain had two 30-goal seasons and six straight seasons of 50-plus points when he was in Buffalo. A once consistent 30-30 threat, has failed to top 20 goals in each of the last three seasons, but heads back to Buffalo, where he will look to rediscover his goal-scoring touch in the Sabres’ top-9.
Pominville will be back in the Wild's lineup on Tuesday.
Pominville was a healthy scratch on Sunday, but will replace Ryan White in the lineup tonight vs. the Sharks. He has no points in his last four games, but has 11 goals and 30 assists (41 points) in 67 games this season.
Pominville (mumps) expects to be in the Wild lineup on Sunday.
Pominville missed the last three games with mumps, but took part in practice on Saturday and said he expected to play vs. the Sharks on Sunday. Pominville skated on the fourth line and top power play unit and has registered 12 points (2G / 10A) in his last nine games.
Pominville (mumps) will not play Monday vs. the Kings.
There was no word prior to warmups that Pominville was feeling ill, but he will not play tonight because of mumps and that puts her status for Tuesday’s game in jeopardy as well. With Pominville out, Jordan Schroeder will play when he was expected to be a healthy scratch.
Pominville (groin) is expected to return to the Wild lineup on Thursday.
Pominville (lower-body) will not play on Saturday.
Pominville will miss a second straight game with a lower-body injury. He was replaced by Justin Fontaine on Thursday, but Jordan Schroeder is expected to get into the lineup for him on Saturday. Pominville remains day-to-day.
Pominville (lower-body) will not play on Thursday.
Pominville missed Wednesday’s practice and today’s morning skate, so he will be held out of the lineup tonight vs. the Oilers. With Pominville out, Justin Fontaine will get back into the lineup. Pominville is day-to-day and questionable for Saturday’s game vs. the Canadiens.
Pominville (lower-body) missed Wednesday's practice; questionable for Thursday.
The Minnesota Wild have signed Jason Pominville to a five-year, $28-million US contract extension.
The 30-year-old was acquired by Minnesota on Trade Deadline Day from Buffalo last season. He tallied nine points (4-5=9) in 10 games after coming to Minnesota. Pominville will skate on a line with Mikko Koivu and Zach Parise as the Wild open their regular season tonight.
Two weeks after being elbowed in the head, veteran winger Jason Pominville returned to the Wild’s lineup Tuesday in Game 4 of the Western Conference quarterfinals.
Pominville recorded three shots in 12:12 last night.
Pominville says Yeo will make call if he skates in warmups #mnwild
It sounds like Pominville (who practiced this morning) will be a game-time decision for the Wild tonight.
Yeo said Pominville is also day to day. #mnwild
We'll have to wait an see if Pominville will be available for Game 2.
Jason Pominville has been ruled out of tonight’s opening game of the Wild’s Western Conference quarterfinal series against the Chicago Blackhawks by coach Mike Yeo.
The Wild left Minnesota yesterday completely confident Pominville would play after practicing yesterday. But Pominville, who missed the regular season’s final two games after being elbowed in the head by Dustin Brown, woke up not feeling well today, I hear. Zenon Konopka will enter the lineup in Pominville's spot.