Nino Niederreiter's agent, Andre Rufener, believes that his client is close to re-signing with the Minnesota Wild.
Nino Niederreiter's agent said his client has turned down a "huge" offer from a KHL club.
According to Michael Russo of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune, the Wild and Nino Niederreiter are "a ways apart" in their contract talks.
GM Chuck Fletcher feels he has to get Nino Niederreiter's contract done right with some key restricted free agents in need of deals next summer.
There haven't been any contract talks between Minnesota and Nino Niederreiter lately.
Forward Nino Niederreiter and the Minnesota Wild have yet to reach an agreement on a contract for the restricted free agent.
The representatives for Nino Niederreiter and the Minnesota Wild have started to talk about a contract extension.
Although the Minnesota Wild have been great at home in the playoffs, the flip side is that they've struggled on the road.
Nino Niederreiter will play on the Wild's top line on Tuesday.
Nino Niederreiter scored two goals and registered an assist in Minnesota's 5-4 overtime win over Colorado in Game 7 Wednesday night.
Nino Niederreiter is projected to take Matt Cooke's spot on a line with Erik Haula and Justin Fontaine.
Nino Niederreiter had a goal and an assist in Minnesota's 4-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.
Nino Niederreiter (upper body) returned to action on Saturday.
Nino Niederreiter (upper body) skated Thursday morning, but he won't play in Chicago.