SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled forward Jason Zucker (pronounced ZOOK-ER) from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League and placed forwardMikael Granlund (pronounced (mih-kigh-EHL GRAHN-lund) on Injured Reserve with an upper-body injury.
Zucker, 21 (1/16/92), has tallied 10 points (6-4=10), including three power-play goals in 13 games with Iowa this season. He recorded two goals last night to help Iowa earn a 3-1 win at Chicago. Zucker has registered 11 shots in four games with Minnesota this season and owns seven points (4-3=7) in 30 career NHL games with the Wild.
Granlund, 21 (2/26/92), has collected 12 points (2-10=12) in 24 games with Minnesota this season.