Wild promote former first-round pick Pouliot from Houston of AHL

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The Wild also placed left wing Derek Boogaard on injured reserve with an unspecified leg injury.

The 20-year-old Pouliot had 15 points in 15 games with the Aeros, notching 11 assists and four goals. After Minnesota chose him with the fourth pick in the 2005 draft, Pouliot played at the junior level last season.