Wild activate Zuccarello, place Eriksson Ek on IR
Head coach Bruce Boudreau is getting one key forward back and losing another.
Eriksson Ek suffered a lower-body injury during the Wild’s loss in Montreal on Thursday. The 22-year-old has one assist in seven games this season.
Zuccarello, who signed with the Wild in the offseason, last played on Oct. 12, missing four games, and has been held without a point in four games this season.