The Buffalo Sabres have traded defensman Andrej Sekera to the Carolina Hurricanes for defensman Jamie McBain and the 35th overall pick in the 2nd round of the 2013 NHL draft.
Andrej Sekera played 339 games in the past seven seasons for the Sabres, scoring 17 goals and 92 points. He had 2 goals and 10 assists in last year's lockout-shortened season.
Jamie McBain brings a little more offensive ability to Buffalo. In his four seasons with the Hurricanes, he's scored 19 goals and 75 points in 202 games. He had his best season in the 2010-11 season, his first, with 7 goals and 23 assists in 76 games. Last year, McBain had a goal and 7 assists in 40 games. McBain was the 63rd overall pick in the 2006 NHL Draft.