Found July 05, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Well the Wild added some grit... BREAKING: #mnwild has agreed to a three-year contract with free agent forward Matt Cooke. MORE: http://t.co/FI0JfumUYP #NHL — Minnesota Wild (@mnwild) July 5, 2013 Three years deal worth $2.5 per for Matt Cooke with the #mnwild — Michael Russo (@Russostrib) July 5, 2013
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