Wild gets 7th rounder for Genoway 14 Mar 13

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has acquired a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft from the Washington Capitals in exchange for defenseman Chay Genoway (CHAY, GHEN-oh-way).

Genoway, 26 (12/28/86), has posted 19 points (4-15=19) in 53 games for the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League (AHL) this season. The 5-foot-9, 177-pound native of Morden, Manitoba, skated in one game with the Wild last season – making his NHL debut on April 7, 2012, against the Phoenix Coyotes. He attended the University of North Dakota.