jason pominville Sabres sign Pouliot and Johnson and improve Rochester Amerks roster By Nick Lippa • Jul 1, 2017 WBFO News File Photo Free agency started at noon today and the Sabres are keeping busy. Pominville happy he's heading back to Buffalo By Dominic LoVallo • Jun 30, 2017 nhl.com/sabres The Buffalo Sabres completed a big trade a day before free agency opens acquiring former team captain Jason Pominville from the Minnesota Wild. Ex-Sabre captain Jason Pominville returns to First Niagara By Eileen Buckley • Oct 14, 2013 WBFO News photo courtesty of Dave Ricci, Tonawanda News sports reporter The Buffalo Sabres play host to the Minnesota Wild Monday night at First Niagara Center in downtown Buffalo. They are also be welcoming back ex-Sabre captain Jason Pominville. Sabres trade captain Jason Pominville to Wild By WBFO Newsroom • Apr 3, 2013 sabres.com The Buffalo Sabres have traded team captain Jason Pominville to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for two prospects and two high draft picks.