2014 In Review // Local: News, Sports Nat'l: News, Sports, Entertainment, Talkers | Top 20 Most Read Stories 

Wild

Wild Bring Defenseman Brodin Up For NHL Debut

View Comments

Minnesota Wild
Upcoming Games

Buy Wild Tickets Full Schedule
Saturday Dec 27
vs. Jets
Friday Jan 2
vs. Maple Leafs
Tuesday Jan 6
vs. Sharks
Minnesota Wild Central
Shop for Wild Gear
Buy Wild Tickets

NHL Scoreboard
NHL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have recalled defenseman Jonas Brodin from their AHL affiliate.

The 19-year-old Brodin had two goals and two assists in nine games with the Houston Aeros. He paired with Clayton Stoner during practice on Thursday and was expected to make his NHL debut at Detroit on Friday.

The 10th overall pick in the 2011 draft is one of several well-regarded prospects in the Wild’s system. Brodin played last season in Sweden’s Elite League. The Wild’s first-round draft pick in 2012, Matthew Dumba, is also on the roster but hasn’t played in a game yet.

Brodin’s arrival gives defenseman Jared Spurgeon more time to heal. He hasn’t practiced since taking a puck off his foot in the game against Nashville on Tuesday.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,570 other followers