Blue Jackets send Torres to Sabres for Paetsch, draft pick Staff

3/3/2010 2:27:27 PM

The Buffalo Sabres have gotten into the trade action as they have acquired forward Raffi Torres from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Nathan Paetsch and a second round draft pick.

The 28-year old Torres has 19 goals and 12 assists in 60 games with the Jackets this season.  This is his fourth NHL stop after stints with the Islanders, Oilers and Blue Jackets. 

In 11 games with the Sabres, the 26-year old Paetsch has one goal and one assist.