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Marco Scandella | Defenseman

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (25) / 2/23/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
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Marco Scandella, who is skating with his teammates Saturday morning, could return to action as soon as Tuesday's game against the Blackhawks
He has missed the last week with a lower-body injury. Consider him day-to-day. Nov 28 - 12:53 PM

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It's "unlikely" that Marco Scandella will play this weekend due to his lower body injury, according to beat writer Michael Russo.

Should this come to fruition, Scandella will miss the Wild's next three games against Vancouver, Winnipeg, and Dallas through the weekend. Making his next possible date of return will be against Chicago on Dec. 1st.
Nov 24 - 7:13 PM

Marco Scandella is dealing with a lower-body injury.

Minnesota plans to put Scandella on the injured reserve list as a result. He has three goals and six points in 15 contests in 2015-16.
Nov 19 - 12:08 PM

Marco Scandella scored in his return to the lineup versus the Stars on Saturday.

The 25-year-old missed two games to be with his ailing father and you could tell the goal was meaningful to him. "You could tell it meant a lot," Haula said. "He was saying it was for his dad. It was a pretty special moment. I have all the respect in the world for that guy."
Nov 15 - 12:45 PM

Marco Scandella scored a goal in a 3-2 overtime loss to Dallas on Saturday.

Nino Niederreiter netted the Wild's other goal. Jared Spurgeon, Mikko Koivu, Erik Haula, and Charlie Coyle each registered an assist.
Nov 15 - 12:41 AM

Marco Scandella has re-joined the Wild and will suit up against the Stars Saturday night.

He left the team on Tuesday for personal reasons but is back in time to play Saturday night against Dallas. If you need Scandellla, make sure he is active.
Nov 14 - 12:36 PM

Marco Scandella won't play Tuesday because of personal reasons.

He spent some time away from the team in late September because of a personal issue as well. Hopefully, everything is OK and he can get back on the ice soon. Scandella has contributed two goals and five points in 13 games this year.
Nov 9 - 1:29 PM

Marco Scandella scored a power-play goal in Tuesday's 4-3 win against Edmonton.

It was his first goal and second point in nine games this campaign. Scandella broke out in 2014-15 with 11 goals and 23 points in 64 matches. He had plenty of hot and cold stretches that year.
Oct 28 - 9:23 AM

Marco Scandella (personal) has rejoined the Minnesota Wild.

Scandella hadn't been on the ice with the Wild since Saturday due to the undisclosed matter. He had 11 goals and 23 points in 64 games in 2014-15.
Oct 1 - 1:00 PM

Marco Scandella (personal) is expected to rejoin the Wild on Wednesday.

He hasn't been on the ice since playing in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, on Saturday because of personal reasons. If Scandella is feeling up to it then he will probably be in the lineup for Thursday's preseason finale.
Sep 30 - 11:05 AM

Marc Scandella scored his second goal of the playoffs when he sent a laser too hot for Jake Allen's glove to handle on Friday night.

The goal, which went in after Allen failed to properly catch Scandella's shot, came 3:02 after Vladimir Tarasenko had opened the scoring. Over 20:33 of work, which included 2:26 on the kill, including another shot and three blocks. Scandella now has five goals and seven points through 23 career playoff games.
Apr 25 - 1:07 AM

Marco Scandella was the only member of the Minnesota Wild to score a goal in a 4-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues in Game 2.

Scandella managed 11 goals and 23 points in 64 games during the regular season, so perhaps his shooting knack/puck luck is carrying over into the postseason.
Apr 18 - 6:10 PM

Marco Scandella is listed as probable for Saturday afternoon's game against St. Louis.

He has been out of action since February 28th with an upper-body injury. Christian Folin will take a seat in the pressbox to accommodate Scandella's return.
Mar 21 - 1:04 PM

Marco Scandella hopes to return from an oblique injury this weekend.

He won't play Tuesday night at Nashville, but he was able to practice on Monday. Scandella has been sidelined since Feb. 28.
Mar 16 - 5:57 PM

Marco Scandella (upper body) will miss at least two more games.

Scandella has already been sidelined for five straight contests. He has nine goals and 20 points in 53 games this season.
Mar 12 - 3:38 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mikael Granlund
2Mikko Koivu
3Charlie Coyle
4Tyler Graovac
LW1Zach Parise
2Jason Zucker
3Erik Haula
4Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Nino Niederreiter
4Ryan Carter
5Zac Dalpe
6Chris Porter
7Kurtis Gabriel
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Marco Scandella
4Jonas Brodin
5Matt Dumba
6Gustav Olofsson
7Nate Prosser
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper
3Niklas Backstrom