ST. PAUL — Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher on Thursday announced his club has recalled forward Jason Zucker from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League and placed forward Mikael Granlund on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.
Zucker, 21, has tallied 10 points, including three power-play goals in 13 games with Iowa this season. He recorded two goals Wednesday 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 in 30 career NHL games with the Wild.
Granlund, also 21, has collected 12 points in 24 games with Minnesota this season.