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Nino Niederreiter | Winger | #22

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (24) / 9/8/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 211
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (5) / NYI
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The Minnesota Wild power play was on fire during Friday's win over the Penguins.
They won the game 6-2 with three of those goals coming on the man-advantage. Nino Niederreiter scored two of those goals, while Zach Parise scored the other. The difference? "Shooting the puck," head coach Bruce Boudreau said of his power play. "I keep telling [assistant coach John Anderson], 'Just keep pounding it in them, pounding it in them to shoot it.' And he does … every day." Nov 26 - 11:07 AM

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Nino Niederreiter scored twice during Friday's 6-2 win over the Penguins.

The pair give him three goals and four points over his last three games as well. The 24-year-old winger now has seven goals and 12 points in 20 games this season.
Nov 25 - 9:55 PM

Minnesota forward Nino Niederreiter scored a goal and contributed an assist in the Wild's 3-2 overtime loss to the Stars in Dallas Monday night.

Niederreiter now has 10 points on the season -- five goals and five assists. Also scoring for Minnesota Monday was Erik Haula, his second.
Nov 22 - 12:25 AM

Nino Niederreiter posted one goal and one assist in a 4-2 victory versus Pittsburgh on Thursday night.

The Niederreiter-Eric Staal-Charlie Coyle line combined for seven points and three goals in the match. Niederreiter has three goals and seven points in 12 appearances this campaign.
Nov 11 - 9:42 AM

Nino Niederreiter found the back of the net in Minnesota's 6-3 loss to the New York Islanders on Sunday.

Niederreiter has a goal and three points in six games this season. It's worth noting that he also logged 16:03 minutes on Sunday, which is more than two minutes more than he got in any previous 2016-17 contest.
Oct 24 - 10:28 AM

Nino Niederreiter was back at practice with the Wild on Monday.

He was reunited with Erik Haula and Jason Pominville, where he enjoyed plenty of success last season. It was his first session with Minnesota since returning from the World Cup of Hockey.
Oct 4 - 11:37 AM

Nino Niederreiter is expected to get a chance to play with Mikko Koivu and Mikael Granlund.

Niederreiter had great chemistry with Erik Haula and Jason Pominville last season, so that could be where he ultimately plays again in 2016-17, but coach Bruce Boudreau wants to do some experimenting at training camp. Jason Zucker is also slated to get a look with Koivu and Granlund.
Sep 22 - 8:48 AM

Nino Niederreiter had a goal and an assist for Switzerland in a 3-2 overtime win over Denmark at the World Championship on Tuesday.

His two-point effort helped the Swiss rally from a 2-0 deficit. Nikolaj Ehlers scored for the Danes in the contest.
May 10 - 5:23 PM

Nino Niederreiter picked up two assists in Game 6 during a 5-4 loss to Dallas.

He crashed the net late in the third and nearly tied the game, but it was ruled that the puck didn't completely cross over the goal line. Niederreiter racked up seven shots in the contest and he posted six points in six games, but the Wild are out of the playoffs.
Apr 25 - 10:44 AM

Nino Niederreiter feels like the Wild are on the right path heading into Game 6 against Dallas.

The Wild trailed 2-0 and 3-1 in the series, but they're now one win away from forcing a Game 7. "We’re still trailing," Niederreiter said. "But, at the same time, I feel we’re on a good path right now. We know what we need to do [Sunday]. The biggest thing is focusing on the next step." Game 6 goes Sunday at 3:00 p.m. ET in Minnesota.
Apr 24 - 11:46 AM

Nino Niederreiter extended his point streak to three games with a goal during Friday's Game 5 overtime win.

Niederreiter put the Wild up 3-2 early on in the third period to extend the streak, though they'd need the extra frame to secure the 5-4 victory. He now has a goal and four points thus far.
Apr 23 - 1:40 AM

Nino Niederreiter picked up a pair of assists in Monday's 5-3 win over Dallas.

He had helpers on goals by Jason Pominville and Erik Haula in the match. The trio of Niederreiter, Haula and Pominville combined for seven points in Game 3.
Apr 19 - 1:53 PM

The Minnesota Wild had a roller coaster-like season, but they did just enough to squeeze into the playoffs.

"Just a roller coaster," Niederreiter said of his team's 2015-16 season. "A lot of loopings and tight turns, stressful drops and fast climbs. It had everything. But at the end of the day, it’s tough to get into the playoffs. Obviously, we got into it in an ugly way by losing some games down the stretch and Colorado helped us out, but we’re in." The Wild will open the playoffs in Dallas on Thursday night.
Apr 10 - 10:17 AM

Nino Niederreiter scored his 18th goal of the season and added an assist in a 3-2 shootout win over the Blackhawks on Sunday.

Niederreiter's goals have slightly dipped but he has contributed a few more assists this season, turning him into more of a rounded offensive player. He now has six points in his last five games. Erik Haula opened the scoring for the Wild and Charlie Coyle won it in the shootout.
Mar 20 - 11:41 PM

Nino Niederreiter scored in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators.

Niederreiter opened the scoring at the 1:33 mark of the first period. The 23-year-old finished the game with plus-1 rating and three shots on goal in 14:46 of action. Niederreiter has scored in back-to-back games for the first time since mid-October. He has 16 goals and 36 points in 70 games.
Mar 15 - 10:37 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mikko Koivu
2Eric Staal
3Erik Haula
4Tyler Graovac
LW1Zach Parise
2Mikael Granlund
3Jason Zucker
RW1Charlie Coyle
2Jason Pominville
3Chris Stewart
4Nino Niederreiter
5Zac Dalpe
6Zack Mitchell
7Kurtis Gabriel
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Marco Scandella
4Matt Dumba
5Jonas Brodin
6Christian Folin
7Nate Prosser
8Gustav Olofsson
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper