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Mikael Granlund | Winger | #64

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (25) / 2/26/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 184
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (9) / MIN
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Mikael Granlund got his sixth goal of the campaign on Thursday night.
Granlund opened the scoring in a 4-2 win over Vegas. Jason Zucker, who had an assist on the marker, was reunited with Granlund and Mikko Koivu in Thursday's match. Granlund heated up in November with six goals and 15 points in 15 games after a slow start to the year. Dec 1 - 11:04 AM

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Mikael Granlund scored two goals in Wednesday's 5-4 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Granlund's first goal gave the Wild a 2-1 lead in the first period, while his second tally (scored on the power play) made it 5-2 for his team in the second frame. He finished the game with six shots on goal in just over 20 minutes of ice time. Granlund has now picked up four goals and five points in his last two games. He's up to five goals and 14 points in 16 games this season.
Nov 22 - 10:02 PM

Mikael Granlund scored two goals and an assist in Monday's 4-3 overtime loss to the New Jersey Devils.

Granlund registered the primary assist on Nino Niederreiter's power play goal in the second period before scoring twice in the third frame. The Wild forward has three goals and 12 points in 15 games this season. His point streak has now hit four games (he has seven points during that stretch).
Nov 20 - 11:51 PM

Mikael Granlund tallied his first goal of the season in Monday's 5-3 loss to Boston.

Granlund has four points after eight games and he appears to be turning the corner after suffering a groin injury early in the year.
Nov 7 - 10:57 AM

Mikael Granlund picked up two assists in a 6-3 win over Montreal on Thursday night.

Granlund needed a performance like this after a sluggish start to the season. He has skated in five games since he returned from a groin injury and he has posted three helpers. Linemate Mikko Koivu earned two assists as well on Thursday, as he combined with Granlund to set up defensemen Ryan Suter and Jared Spurgeon (power play).
Nov 3 - 11:03 AM

Mikael Granlund was held off the scoresheet in his return to the lineup on Tuesday.

He wasn't the only one on his team not to score. The Wild ended up getting shut out, 1-0, by the Canucks. Granlund finished the game with one shot on goal in 18:49 of ice time. Better days are ahead for the Finnish forward.
Oct 25 - 1:12 AM

Mikael Granlund will return to the lineup on Tuesday night.

Granlund has missed the last five games with a groin injury. He led the Wild in scoring last season with 69 points (26 goals, 43 assists) in 81 contests. Get him back in your lineup.
Oct 24 - 11:43 AM

Mikael Granlund (groin) hopes to play Tuesday against Vancouver.

"Let's start playing," he said after Monday's practice. Granlund was held out of the lineup on Saturday. Stay tuned.
Oct 23 - 12:53 PM

Mikael Granlund (groin) won't return to action Saturday night.

Minnesota expects go with 11 forwards and seven defenders against Calgary. Granlund is believed to be close to getting back in the lineup, but the Wild and his fantasy owners will have to wait a little longer.
Oct 21 - 6:58 PM

Mikael Granlund (groin) won't play in Friday's game against the Winnipeg Jets.

Granlund was considered a game-time decision, but the Wild clearly feel like he's still not ready to play. He had 69 points in 81 games last season.
Oct 20 - 7:49 PM

Mikael Granlund (groin) will be a game-time decision for Friday's contest.

Granlund was been sidelined for three straight games. He set career-highs in 2016-17 with 26 goals and 69 points in 81 contests.
Oct 19 - 1:58 PM

Wild GM Chuck Fletcher indicated that Mikael Granlund (groin) could be ready to play as early as this weekend.

Granlund was originally expected to miss the team's games at Winnipeg and Calgary, but Fletcher said that's "not necessarily" the plan anymore. He looked good while skating, shooting and puckhandling before Monday's practice.
Oct 16 - 3:10 PM

Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau announced that Mikael Granlund (groin) has resumed skating.

Skating is the next step in his recovery from his groin ailment. If he does not suffer any setbacks, he should re-join his teammates at practice during the week. Fantasy owners might be able to get him back into their lineups some time next week.
Oct 14 - 12:17 PM

Mikael Granlund will probably miss the next four games because of the groin injury, according to coach Bruce Boudreau.

"I think Granny is going to miss the next four games for sure," Boudreau said. "It's a day at a time with him." Granlund missed Saturday's game at Carolina after he played in Minnesota's opener. If that timetable holds then he may not be available to play until Oct. 24 versus Vancouver.
Oct 10 - 2:19 PM

Mikael Granlund didn't participate in Friday's practice due to an undisclosed injury.

"It was more of a maintenance day than anything else," Wild coach Bruce Boudreau said. "I expect him to be fine by tomorrow." After saying that though, Boudreau added, "What do I know? I thought Zach was going to be ready the first week of camp, too." All-in-all, it sounds like Granlund is still probable for Saturday's contest, but remember that nothing is set in stone.
Oct 6 - 6:01 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Eric Staal
2Mikko Koivu
3Charlie Coyle
4Joel Eriksson Ek
5Matt Cullen
LW1Mikael Granlund
2Jason Zucker
3Marcus Foligno
4Daniel Winnik
5Zach Parise
RW1Nino Niederreiter
2Tyler Ennis
3Chris Stewart
4Zack Mitchell
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Matt Dumba
4Jonas Brodin
5Gustav Olofsson
6Ryan Murphy
7Nate Prosser
8Mike Reilly
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Alex Stalock
3Steve Michalek