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Cody Almond | Center

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (25) / 7/24/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 221
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Cody Almond will playing for the Swiss League's Geneve-Servette HC.
Almond has only played in five games with AHL Iowa this season and doesn't have a point over that span. He spent the previous two seasons with Geneve-Servette. Dec 2 - 12:14 PM

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Cody Almond has decided to report to Iowa of the AHL.

He had the choice to head to the minors or return to the Swiss League, but he wants to remain in North America for now because he wants a chance to play for an NHL team. There has reportedly been interest from other clubs, but GM Chuck Fletcher wants a draft pick in exchange for Almond not another player.
Oct 9 - 5:10 PM

Cody Almond has been placed on waivers by Minnesota.

If he clears then he has the option to return to his Swiss team in Geneva rather than reporting to Iowa in the AHL. Almond hasn't made a decision yet on what he'll do.
Oct 6 - 5:05 PM

Cody Almond will dress in Minnesota's preseason opener on Monday versus Winnipeg.

He played with Geneve-Servette in the Swiss League for the past two seasons and agreed to a one-way contract with the Wild in the off-season. If he doesn't make Minnesota's roster then he'll have the choice to play in the AHL or return to Switzerland.
Sep 22 - 3:39 PM

The Minnesota Wild have officially announced Cody Almond's one-year extension.

Almond will make $550,000 in 2014-15. He's looking to prove himself in the NHL after scoring 18 goals and 34 points in 44 Swiss league games last season.
Jul 9 - 6:44 PM

Cody Almond has agreed to a one-year, $550,000 contract with the Minnesota Wild.

Almond is likely to make the Wild's opening game roster given that the deal is one-way. He's returning to Minnesota's organization after spending two campaigns in the Swiss league. He had 18 goals and 34 points in 44 contests last season.
Jul 8 - 9:52 AM

Cody Almond has left the Wild to play for a club in Switzeralnd.

Almond signed with Servette, which is based in Geneva. He played 25 games with the Wild over the past three season with a high of 10 games last year. The 22-year-old center has two goals for his only career NHL points. Almond was 7-8-15 in 46 matches with Houston (AHL) last season.
Wed, Jun 20, 2012 12:23:00 PM

Minnesota sent center Cody Almond back to Houston of the AHL.

Almond was summoned on an emergency basis to played Sunday at Chicago where he logged 7:37 and fought Andrew Shaw. He has one goal for his lone point in 10 games with the Wild this season.
Tue, Apr 3, 2012 01:13:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have called up Cody Almond.

Almond participated in Sunday's game against Chicago. He had seven penalty minutes and 7:37 minutes of playing time.
Mon, Apr 2, 2012 11:04:00 AM

Cody Almond has been sent down to the minors.

Almond has a goal in nine games with Minnesota this season. He had a minus-two rating in 11:00 minutes of playing time on Thursday.
Fri, Feb 17, 2012 12:41:00 PM

Cody Almond has been summoned from AHL Houston.

In eight games at the NHL level this year, he has recorded one goal and eight penalty minutes.
Wed, Feb 15, 2012 04:36:00 PM

Cody Almond has been returned to AHL Houston.

Almond has a goal and a minus-three rating in eight games with the Wild this season. He could eventually develop into a solid bottom-six forward.
Mon, Dec 19, 2011 11:09:00 AM

Cody Almond has been summoned by the Minnesota Wild.

Cal Clutterbuck and Darroll Powe both suffered injuries in Wednesday's contest, so the Wild needed reinforcements. Almond has two goals and five assists in 10 games this season.
Thu, Dec 1, 2011 11:39:00 AM

Cody Almond has recovered from his back injury and will be in the Houston lineup on Friday.

It will be the first game of the season for Almond who had 34 points and 124 penalty minutes in 65 AHL games last season. He played eight times for the Wild with no points in 2010-11 and could be recalled once he is in playing shape.
Fri, Nov 4, 2011 09:35:00 AM

Cody Almond isn't expected to recover from his back injury any time soon.

"It's not a short-term thing," Wild GM Chuck Fletcher said. "It's frustrating for him because he came to camp in great shape and this was the year he thought he could challenge for a roster spot." Almond had 34 points and 124 penalty minutes in 65 AHL games last season. He also had no points and two penalty minutes in eight games with the Minnesota Wild.
Thu, Oct 6, 2011 09:22:00 AM

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