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Mikael Granlund | Center

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (23) / 2/26/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 185
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Mikael Granlund had a three-point night against Dallas on Sunday.
He produced a goal and two assists during a six-goal third period for the Wild in a 6-2 win over the Stars. Granlund earned an assist on a power-play goal by Matt Dumba and he set up Zach Parise's 25th marker of the season. Feb 23 - 11:17 AM

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Mikael Granlund registered two assists in Saturday's win over Carolina.

Granlund picked up the primary assist on Thomas Vanek's first period goal and he also got credited with a point on Nate Prosser's second period goal. The two point effort puts an end to Granlund's four-game pointless streak. The 22-year-old was also a plus-3 in the contest. He has five goals and 20 points in 41 games this season.
Feb 15 - 11:41 AM

Mikael Granlund recorded a pair of assists in Sunday's 4-2 win over Vancouver.

He picked up a helper on a power-play goal by Jared Spurgeon and he had the lone assist on Thomas Vanek's game winner. The two-point effort marked his first time on the scoresheet since returning from a wrist injury.
Feb 2 - 12:46 PM

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.
Source: NHL.com
Jan 27 - 8:47 PM

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Erik Haula
4Kyle Brodziak
5Ryan Carter
6Jordan Schroeder
LW1Zach Parise
2Sean Bergenheim
3Jason Zucker
4Matt Cooke
5Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Chris Stewart
4Nino Niederreiter
5Charlie Coyle
D1Ryan Suter
2Jonas Brodin
3Jared Spurgeon
4Marco Scandella
5Keith Ballard
6Matt Dumba
7Jordan Leopold
8Christian Folin
9Nate Prosser
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper
3Niklas Backstrom