Wild Sign Cody Almond To 1-Year Contract The Minnesota Wild have signed forward Cody Almond to a one-year contract. Almond scored 18 goals and had 16 assists in 44 games with Geneve-Servette in the Swiss League in 2013-14. Almond also scored eight goals and had 22 assists in 39 games with Geneve-Servette in 2012-13.
Wild Reassign Struggling Rookie Granlund To AHLThe Minnesota Wild have reassigned rookie forward Mikael Granlund to their AHL affiliate.
Wild Summon Defenseman Kris Fredheim For NHL DebutThe Wild brought the 24-year-old Fredheim up from their AHL affiliate in Houston so he could play Thursday against Colorado. Fredheim led Houston with a plus-7 rating in 15 games.
Getting Younger: Wild Introduce Yeo As New CoachThe Minnesota Wild have decided they need a younger team, and they've hired 37-year-old Mike Yeo to lead the overhaul.
Wild To Announce Mike Yeo As New Coach FridayThe Minnesota Wild have made Mike Yeo their new head coach, according to a person with knowledge of the decision.
This Week in Hockey - 10/17/10