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Nino Niederreiter | Winger | #22

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (25) / 9/8/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 211
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (5) / NYI
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Nino Niederreiter netted the game-winning goal Sunday in a 4-3 overtime victory versus San Jose.
The Sharks rallied from a 3-0 deficit in the contest, but Niederreiter's 10th goal of the year gave the Wild a win. He has 14 points in 23 games this year. Dec 11 - 2:12 PM

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Nino Niederreiter found the back of the net during Friday's 3-2 shootout win over Colorado.

The Wild forward has now scored at least one goal in each of his last six contests. The streak ties Brian Rolston's franchise record set in 2008. Niederreiter is up to nine goals and three assists in 16 games this season. He won't stay this hot, but he can continue to be productive going forward.
Nov 25 - 10:10 AM

Nino Niederreiter tallied a pair of goals in a 5-4 win against Buffalo on Wednesday night.

Niederreiter has found the back of the net in five straight games, while generating six goals and two assists during a seven-game point streak. He has 11 points in 15 games this season.
Nov 23 - 10:37 AM

Nino Niederreiter scored a power play goal in a 3-1 loss to the Washington Capitals.

Koivu's pass took a deflection off Granlund and fell right to Niederreiter who buried his fifth goal of the season. Battling through an ankle injury, Niederreiter is now up to eight points in 13 games this season. With power play goals in back-to-back games, the 25-year-old Swiss forward could bring value to your fantasy squad.
Nov 18 - 10:27 PM

Nino Niederreiter scored his third goal of the season on Tuesday night.

Niederreiter gave the Wild a 1-0 lead just 12 seconds into the first period and the marker held up as the game winner. Devan Dubnyk has has recorded three straight shutouts, while Niederreiter has accounted for six points in eight games since his return from an ankle injury.
Nov 15 - 10:41 AM

Nino Niederreiter is heating up.

Niederreiter set a career-high in 2016-17 with 57 points, but he got off to a bit of a slow start that was compounded by an ankle injury that cost him roughly two and a half weeks. As a result, Niederreiter's first point wasn't recorded until Oct. 31. He's been doing well since returning from the injury though with two goals and five points in seven contests. He also has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last four games. Those that have been patient with him are starting to be rewarded.
Nov 12 - 7:24 AM

Nino Niederreiter found the back of the net in Monday's 5-3 loss to Boston.

Niederreiter opened the scoring, but the Bruins got the next four. He has two goals and one assist in four matches since he returned to the lineup from an ankle injury.
Nov 7 - 11:02 AM

Nino Niederreiter earned an assist in his return to the fold on Tuesday night.

Niederreiter set up a goal by rookie Luke Kunin in a 2-1 loss to Winnipeg. Eric Staal had the other helper on the play. Niederreiter also had two penalty minutes, one shot and a plus-1 rating in 14:09 of ice time after he missed six games with an ankle sprain.
Nov 1 - 11:28 AM

Nino Niederreiter (ankle) will be back in the lineup on Tuesday night.

Niederreiter has been absent for the past six games with an ankle sprain. "He's a big strong guy that averages 25 goals a year," coach Bruce Boudreau said. "It's his first game back in six, and sometimes you get a little rusty when that happens, but at the same time it's good to have him back." Niederreiter is projected to start the match alongside Eric Staal and Luke Kunin.
Oct 31 - 2:14 PM

Nino Niederreiter (ankle) could be on track to play Tuesday night.

Niederreiter was back alongside Eric Staal at Monday's practice and he could be ready to return against Winnipeg. Coach Bruce Boudreau said Niederreiter will be a game-time decision.
Oct 30 - 1:52 PM

Nino Niederreiter (ankle) is questionable for Saturday's game against the Penguins.

The injury has caused him to miss each of the last five games. We'll know more about his status as game-time gets closer. Niederreiter has no points in three games this season.
Oct 28 - 8:38 AM

Nino Niederreiter (ankle) took part in the Wild's morning skate on Thursday.

Niederreiter plans to practice with Minnesota gain on Friday. He feels like he's close to returning at this point, so consider him day-to-day.
Oct 26 - 1:00 PM

Coach Bruce Boudreau hopes to have Nino Niederreiter (ankle) back at practice Thursday.

Niederreiter was on the ice Wednesday before his teammates. He has been sidelined since Oct. 12 with a high left ankle sprain.
Oct 26 - 10:47 AM

Nino Niederreiter (ankle) has begun to skate by himself.

Niederreiter has missed four consecutive games. This is naturally a good first step for him, but his return likely isn't imminent.
Oct 25 - 12:38 PM

Nino Niederreiter's lower-body injury is a high ankle sprain.

Niederreiter was hurt during Thursday's game against Chicago. The Wild expect him to be sidelined for at least three weeks. As a response to that, Minnesota has moved him to the injured reserve list. With Charlie Coyle also suffering a major injury in the same game and Zach Parise and Mikael Granlund also sidelined, the Wild's forward depth will be put to the test.
Oct 13 - 5:10 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Eric Staal
2Mikko Koivu
3Charlie Coyle
4Joel Eriksson Ek
5Matt Cullen
LW1Mikael Granlund
2Jason Zucker
3Marcus Foligno
4Daniel Winnik
5Zach Parise
RW1Nino Niederreiter
2Tyler Ennis
3Chris Stewart
4Zack Mitchell
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Matt Dumba
4Jonas Brodin
5Gustav Olofsson
6Ryan Murphy
7Nate Prosser
8Mike Reilly
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Alex Stalock