The Ducks have acquired left wing Jamie McGinn from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for a conditional third-round selection in the 2016 NHL Draft.
McGinn, 27 (8/5/88), scored 14 goals along with 27 points (14-13=27) and 10 penalty minutes (PIM) in 63 games with Buffalo this season. The 6-1, 205-pound winger co-led the Sabres in game-winning goals (3), ranked tied for second in power-play goals (6), fourth in power-play points (6-3=9) and shooting percentage (12.8%), and tied for fourth in assists. One of three Sabres to appear in all 63 games this season, McGinn also ranked fourth among team leaders in hits (113).
Selected by San Jose in the second round (36th overall) of the 2006 NHL Draft, McGinn has collected 83-72=155 points with 182 PIM in 429 career NHL games with the Sharks, Colorado Avalanche and Sabres. He has scored 13 career game-winning goals and 22 power-play goals over his eight NHL seasons. McGinn has also appeared in 29 career Stanley Cup Playoff games with San Jose and Colorado, recording 2-4=6 points with 40 PIM.