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Jason Pominville  #29

Minnesota Wild  Right Wing
NUMBER: 29 BIRTHDATE: November 30, 1982  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Repentigny, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 187 DRAFTED: BUF / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (55th overall)
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS *2nd on team in shots (T-18th in NHL) and assists, T-2nd in scoring, 5th in goals *1 of 3 players to play in every game for Wild this season (Coyle, Koivu) *Owns 8 points (3-5=8) in last 13 contests *Netted two goals at WSH (3/5) for first multi-goal game of season *Had a 3-game goal streak (3-0=3, 2/9-2/12) *Notched 3 assists at BUF (1/15) *Tallied 14 points (4-10=14) during 13-game stretch (11/28-12/29) *Had 5-game point streak (2-5=7, 12/17-12/29) *Skated in 700th NHL game vs. BOS (12/17) *Had 5-game point streak (2-3=5, 11/28-12/9) *Recorded 3 assists and season best +3 rating vs. WPG (11/16) - 3 assists tied career high *Skated season best 23:00 vs. SJ (10/30) *Notched season high 8 shots at BOS (10/28)
QMJHL First All-Star Team (2002) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2012) Signed as a free agent by Mannheim (Germany), December 4, 2012. Traded to Minnesota by Buffalo with Buffalo's 4th round choice (later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected William Lagesson) in 2014 Entry Draft for Matt Hackett, Johan Larsson, Minnesota's 1st round choice (Nikita Zadorov) in 2013 Entry Draft and Minnesota's 2nd round choice (Vaclav Karabacek) in 2014 Entry Draft, April 3, 2013.
Quote of the Day

It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday