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Mikael Granlund | Winger | #64

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (26) / 2/26/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 185
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (9) / MIN
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Mikael Granlund produced one goal and one assist in Minnesota's 6-2 win over Winnipeg on Sunday night.
Minnesota moved Granlund up to the top line alongside Eric Staal, who also had one goal and one assist in the contest, and Jason Zucker. The change seemed to help spark the offense for the Wild. Apr 16 - 11:09 AM

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The Minnesota Wild appear to be changing up their lineup combinations ahead of Game 3 on Sunday.

Mikael Granlund will move up to the top line alongside Eric Staal and Jason Zucker, while Nino Niederreiter will move down to play alongside Mikko Koivu and Zach Parise. Also, Tyler Ennis is rotating with Marcus Foligno on the fourth line alongside Joel Eriksson Ek and Daniel Winnik. The next two games at home are huge for the Wild if they want to get back in this series and they'll be hoping that stacking their top line will help push them offensively.
Apr 14 - 1:15 PM

Mikael Granlund earned an assist in Wednesday's Game 1 loss to Winnipeg.

Granlund set up Zach Parise's go-head goal early in the third period, but the Jets took over the game after that and rallied for a 3-2 victory. Mikko Koivu had the other helper on Parise's marker.
Apr 12 - 10:50 AM

Mikael Granlund is on a three-game point streak.

Granlund kept that going by registering an assist in Minnesota's 4-1 loss to Dallas on Saturday. He has 20 goals and 64 points in 73 games in 2017-18. That puts him five points away from the career-high he set last season.
Apr 1 - 8:38 AM

Mikael Granlund has been on a roll as of late.

Granlund admitted that a four-day break last week really helped heal some of his bumps and bruises. He's responded by picking up five points in four games since the break. "My body has felt a little bit better, and my skating,’’ said Granlund. "That makes it a little bit easier. That’s a big part of my game, to move well out there. Hopefully, I can keep it up.’’ The Wild forward has 20 goals and 63 points in 72 games this season.
Mar 31 - 10:26 AM

Mikael Granlund accounted for three points, including two assists, in a 5-2 against Dallas on Thursday night.

Granlund's 20th goal of the season was scored shorthanded during the first period. He also had the primary helper on two goals by Zach Parise. Granlund is up to 63 points through 72 matches in 2017-18.
Mar 30 - 11:57 AM

Mikael Granlund generated two goals and two assists in Minnesota's 8-3 win over St. Louis on Tuesday night.

The top line of the Wild, feature Granlund, Eric Staal and Jason Zucker, combined for six goals and eight assists in the match. Granlund has collected four goals and five helpers in the past four games. He has 53 points through 58 games this year.
Feb 28 - 11:08 AM

Mikael Granlund scored two goals and two assists in Friday's 4-1 win over the New York Rangers.

The 25-year-old came into the game with no goals in his previous 11 outings, but he was finally able to put an end to that slump last night. Granlund finished the night with a plus-3 rating and seven shots on goal in 16 minutes of ice time. He's up to 17 goals and 49 points in 56 games this season. Eric Staal also had four points in the win.
Feb 24 - 9:57 AM

Mikael Granlund collected a pair of helpers in a 6-2 win over the St. Louis Blues Tuesday night.

Granlund has racked up 16 points in 14 games and he has failed to hit the scoresheet just two times in his last 11 outings. He is up to 43 points in 48 contests this season.
Feb 7 - 11:34 AM

Mikael Granlund picked up a goal and an assist in Monday's 3-1 win over the Ottawa Senators.

Granlund collected the primary assist on Jason Zucker's game-winning goal five minutes into the third period. The Wild forward then scored a power play goal midway through the final frame to push Minnesota ahead by two goals. Granlund finished the game with an even rating and four shots on goal in 17:30 of ice time. The 25-year-old has 14 goals and 38 points in 43 games this season. He has 11 points in his last eight contests.
Jan 22 - 11:06 PM

Mikael Granlund (illness) took part in Monday's optional skate.

Granlund skipped Sunday's session because he was feeling under the weather. It was expected that he would be able to play Monday night and it looks like that will be the case.
Jan 22 - 11:07 AM

Mikael Granlund missed Sunday's practice due to an illness.

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau thinks Granlund will still play on Monday, but we're erring on the side of caution by listing him as day-to-day for now. Granlund has 13 goals and 36 points in 42 games this season.
Jan 21 - 1:47 PM

Mikael Granlund scored a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.

Granlund has five points in his last three games. He opened the scoring for Minnesota with a power play goal in the opening period. Minnesota also got goals from Jason Zucker and Matt Dumba in the victory. Granlund now has 13 goals and 35 points in 40 games this season.
Jan 13 - 9:46 PM

Mikael Granlund posted a goal, an assist and a plus-1 rating with four shots on goal in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss against the Flames.

Granlund has posted four multi-point games over his past seven outings, totaling five goals with 10 points and a plus-4 rating. He'll look to keep it rolling against the Blackhawks in Chicago on Wednesday night. Granlund is scoreless with a minus-2 rating in two previous appearances against the Blackhawks this season.
Jan 10 - 1:19 AM

Mikael Granlund collected three assists in Thursday's 6-2 win over Buffalo.

Granlund helped set up two goals by Nino Niederreiter and another by Mikko Koivu in the contest. The trio had four goals and five assists between them in the victory.
Jan 5 - 10:49 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Eric Staal
2Mikko Koivu
3Joel Eriksson Ek
4Matt Cullen
5Kyle Rau
LW1Jason Zucker
2Zach Parise
3Jordan Greenway
4Marcus Foligno
5Tyler Ennis
RW1Mikael Granlund
2Nino Niederreiter
3Charlie Coyle
4Daniel Winnik
5Zack Mitchell
6Luke Kunin
7Kurtis Gabriel
8Justin Kloos
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Matt Dumba
4Jonas Brodin
5Nick Seeler
6Nate Prosser
7Ryan Murphy
8Louis Belpedio
9Gustav Olofsson
10Carson Soucy
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Alex Stalock
3Niklas Svedberg