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Marco Scandella | Defenseman | #6

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (25) / 2/23/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (55) / MIN
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Marco Scandella registered a pair of assists in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the San Jose Sharks.
He picked up assists on goal from Chris Porter (first period) and Jarret Stoll (third period. The 25-year-old has five goals, 14 points and a plus-nine rating in 41 games this season. Jan 23 - 7:07 PM

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Marco Scandella scored his fifth goal of the season on Thursday against Philadelphia.

He entered the match with no goals and two helpers in his last 10 appearances. Scandella has chipped in 11 points and a plus-9 rating in 33 games.
Jan 8 - 9:19 AM

Marco Scandella will fill in for Zach Parise on the top power-play unit Thursday night.

Coach Mike Yeo has other options in mind if that doesn't work. Scandella has four goals and 10 points in 28 games this season. He has contributed three points on the power play despite averaging just 48 seconds per game.
Thu, Dec 31, 2015 03:46:00 PM

Marco Scandella (lower body) is expected to return to the lineup on Tuesday.

He has been sidelined since Nov. 17 due to a lower-body injury. Scandella is projected to be paired with Jared Spurgeon against Chicago.
Mon, Nov 30, 2015 03:40:00 PM

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.
Sat, Nov 28, 2015 12:53:00 PM

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.
Tue, Nov 24, 2015 07:13:00 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.
Thu, Nov 19, 2015 12:08:00 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."
Sun, Nov 15, 2015 12:45:00 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.
Sun, Nov 15, 2015 12:41:00 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.
Sat, Nov 14, 2015 12:36:00 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.
Mon, Nov 9, 2015 01:29:00 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.
Wed, Oct 28, 2015 09:23:00 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.
Thu, Oct 1, 2015 01:00:00 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.
Wed, Sep 30, 2015 11:05:00 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.
Sat, Apr 25, 2015 01:07:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mikael Granlund
2Mikko Koivu
3Charlie Coyle
4Jarret Stoll
5Jordan Schroeder
LW1Zach Parise
2Jason Zucker
3Erik Haula
4Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Nino Niederreiter
4Ryan Carter
5Chris Porter
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Marco Scandella
4Jonas Brodin
5Matt Dumba
6Christian Folin
7Nate Prosser
8Mike Reilly
9Tyson Strachan
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper
3Niklas Backstrom