Republicans closed ranks Wednesday behind the winner of Tuesday’s primary election for governor. Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson won a decisive primary victory over three opponents. He’ll face incumbent Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton. Johnson promises a campaign of ideas, not smears.
The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with right wing Joel Rechlicz. The deal was announced Wednesday. The 27-year-old has played in 26 NHL games, but none since 2012. Rechlicz played last season in the AHL.
Dany Heatley’s days as a 50-goal scorer are probably gone. The lanky right wing still has a significant presence with the Minnesota Wild.
Minnesota Wild right wing Dany Heatley has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder.
Right wing Cal Clutterbuck has been taken off injured reserve by the Minnesota Wild.