Sabres trade prospect and three draft picks for Jeff Skinner

August 2, 2018, 6:45 PM ET

The Buffalo Sabres acquired veteran winger Jeff Skinner from the Carolina Hurricanes for prospect Cliff Pu, the Sabres 2019 second round pick and their 2020 third and sixth round picks.

Skinner, 26, had 49 points (24 goals, 25 assists) for the Hurricanes and will be an unrestricted free agent after the 2018-19 season.

Pu, 20, was a third round pick of the Sabres in 2016 and scored 85 points with London and Kingston of the Ontario Hockey League.