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Mikael Granlund | Center

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (22) / 2/26/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 185
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Mikael Granlund will return to the Wild's lineup Tuesday night against the Oilers.
Granlund will center the first line between Zach Parise and Thomas Vanek, so he'll have plenty of opportunities to build on his four goals and 15 points through 32 games this season. Jan 27 - 8:47 PM
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Mikael Granlund (wrist) has been taken off of the injured reserve list.

This is just an FYI as he was already expected to play on Tuesday. Granlund missed 13 straight contests due to the ailment.
Jan 27 - 4:35 PM

Mikael Granlund (wrist) is expected to return to the lineup on Tuesday.

He has missed the last 13 games with a wrist injury. Granlund has four goals and 15 points in 32 games this season. It should be noted that the Wild still have him listed on injured reserve, but that will probably change before Tuesday's contest at Edmonton.
Jan 26 - 5:27 PM

Mikael Granlund (wrist) participated in Sunday's practice.

"I felt good out there," said Granlund, who skated with a no-contact jersey. "I'm really excited to get back out there." He won't return Monday, but could be back on Tuesday versus Detroit.
Jan 19 - 11:20 AM

Mikael Granlund has a doctor's appointment Saturday to see if he can get medical clearance to begin practising.

Granlund is being checked to see how his wrist has healed. If he gets the clearance he should be able to play, barring a setback, after the All-Star break. Granlund is one of the NHL's brightest young stars. Hopefully, you didn't cut him during the period of his recovery from the broken joint.
Jan 17 - 1:16 PM

Mikael Granlund (wrist) may join the Wild for practice on Saturday.

He's inching closer to being available to return after suffering a broken wrist on Dec. 27 against Winnipeg. The ailment required surgery to repair.
Jan 16 - 1:38 PM

Mikael Granlund (wrist) skated after practice on Monday.

He is wearing a soft cast after undergoing surgery to repair a broken wrist. Granlund is hoping to return later this month. He has recorded 15 points in 32 games this campaign.
Jan 6 - 10:41 AM

Mikael Granlund has undergone surgery after breaking his wrist.

Granlund is expected to miss about a month as a result. He has four goals and 15 points in 32 contests in 2014-15. He had been centering a line that included Zach Parise and Jason Pominville, but now Mikko Koivu might is projected to slide into that role. The Wild might also lean more on Charlie Coyle for the duration of Granlund's absence.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 04:59:00 PM

Mikael Granlund's upper-body injury isn't a concussion.

Granlund is reportedly dealing with a wrist or arm injury. He was placed on the injured reserve list, so he's expected to miss at least a week.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 01:17:00 PM

Mikael Granlund (upper body) has been placed on injured reserve.

He had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss to Winnipeg, but suffered an upper-body injury in the contest. Granlund will be sidelined for at least a week due to the ailment.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 09:59:00 AM

Mikael Granlund will not travel with his Wild teammates for Monday night's game against the Jets.

He may have sustained an upper-body injury in Saturday night's game against the Jets after being checked by Dustin Byfuglien. Make sure Granlund is not active for Monday's contest.
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 01:41:00 PM

Mikael Granlund is expected to return from the stomach flu on Tuesday.

He missed Saturday's game because of the illness. Granlund is expected to skate on the top line with Zach Parise and Thomas Vanek, which bumps Charlie Coyle down the depth chart.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 02:37:00 PM

Mikael Granlund (illness) missed practice again Monday.

He didn't skate on Sunday either and missed Saturday's game against Nashville because of the stomach flu. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 01:06:00 PM

Mikael Granlund will miss Saturday night’s game because of the stomach flu.

The sickness seems to be going around the Wild's dressing room as a number of others have already dealt with it. Granlund has 13 points in 30 games this season.
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 08:09:00 PM

Minnesota coach Mike Yeo has demoted Miakel Granlund to the second power-play unit.

He has not been stellar with the man advantage as of late and Yeo wanted to switch things up. Charlie Coyle will skate on the top unit in Granlund's place and set up a screen in front on the opponent'e net. Granlund will work on the second unit and Jason Zucker will lose his spot on the power play. Needless to say, Coyle sees his fantasy value increase, while Granlund's and Zucker's takes a hit.
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 01:34:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Erik Haula
4Kyle Brodziak
5Ryan Carter
6Brett Sutter
LW1Zach Parise
2Jason Zucker
3Matt Cooke
4Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Nino Niederreiter
4Charlie Coyle
D1Ryan Suter
2Jonas Brodin
3Jared Spurgeon
4Marco Scandella
5Keith Ballard
6Matt Dumba
7Christian Folin
8Nate Prosser
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Niklas Backstrom