Nino Niederreiter (upper body) returned to action on Saturday.
Nino Niederreiter (upper body) skated Thursday morning, but he won't play in Chicago.
Nino Niederreiter left Monday's 3-2 victory over Los Angeles with an upper-body injury.
Nino Niederreiter scored for the Wild in their 5-2 loss to the Canucks on Wednesday night.
Nino Niederreiter has been moved to a line with Matt Cooke and Kyle Brodziak.
Nino Niederreiter is expected to stay on a line with Matt Moulson and Mikko Koivu for Saturday's game against Columbus.
With the addition of Matt Moulson and the return to health of Zach Parise and Miko Koivu, Nino Niederreiter is not likely to get much, if any, power-play ice time.
Switzerland couldn't find the back of the net against Sweden on Friday.
Nino Niederreiter picked up two points for the Wild in a 3-2 overtime win over Nashville Thursday.
Nino Niederreiter scored his 10th goal of the year in Tuesday's 2-1 win against Tampa Bay.
Nino Niederreiter has really picked up his game when Minnesota needed it the most.
Nino Niederreiter earned two assists in Thursday's win over Phoenix.
Nino Niederreiter scored a goal in Minnesota's 2-1 shootout victory over Los Angeles Tuesday night.
Nino Niederreiter has been named to Switzerland's Olympic roster.