The Minnesota Wild have re-signed defenseman Marco Scandella to a two-year contract.
The team announced the deal on Monday.
Scandella was eligible to be a restricted free agent, but the Wild locked the 23-year-old before he could hit the market. Scandella missed training camp in January because of a groin injury and spent most of this season with the Houston Aeros in the AHL, recording...
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ST. PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild locked up one of their core young players when they re-signed defenseman Marco Scandella to a two-year contract on Monday.
Scandella, 23, spent most of last season with the Houston Aeros in the American Hockey League after he played 63 games in his rookie season with Minnesota in 2011-12. Scandella was recalled late last season for Minnesota and...
ST. PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild called up some defensive reinforcement for the opening of the playoffs in Chicago, adding defenseman Marco Scandella from the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League.
Minnesota, the eighth seed in the Western Conference, is in the playoffs for the first time in five years and face the top-seeded Blackhawks on Tuesday.
Scandella, 23, played...
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher announced Sunday that his club has recalled defenseman Marco Scandella from Houston of the AHL while subsequently reassigning young prospect Mathew Dumba to Red Deer of the Western Hockey League.
Scandella had tallied 12 points in 24 games with Houston this season. The 6-foot-3, 210 native of Montreal skated in 63 contests...
The Minnesota Wild have recalled defenseman Marco Scandella and forward Kris Foucault from the AHL.
The move was made Monday. Roster spots opened when forward Brad Staubitz was sent to the Houston Aeros and defenseman Clayton Stoner was put on injured reserve with a lower body injury last week.
Stoner joined forwards Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Guillaume Latendresse and Jarod Palmer...
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February 13, 2012
WEDNESDAY'S STORYLINES: "You are a healthy scratch."
Those are words no NHL player wants to hear. Twenty-one year old defenseman Marco Scandella heard those words for the first time this season before Saturday's game vs. Phoenix.
The Wild are carrying an abundance of defensemen right now and the young defenseman found himself watching from the press box.
Marco Scandella will return from a concussion tomorrow against Nashville
Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella was placed on injured reserve Friday due to a concussion.
Scandella was hurt in a game at Los Angeles on Saturday. He has two goals in 16 assists.
Scandella is the third Wild player to suffer a concussion in the past week, joining Guillaume Latendresse and fellow blue-liner Marek Zidlicky.
Minnesota entered play Friday atop the Northwest...
Marco Scandella, arguably the Wild's best defenseman this season, missed 14 games because of a concussion last season.
Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella suffered a concussion during Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Kings.
Fellow blue-liner Clayton Stoner will replace the 21-year-old Scandella in Sunday's game against the Anaheim Ducks.
Scandella, who dealt with concussion issues throughout last season, has collected two goals in 16 games this season.
The 26-year-old Stoner...