NATE PROSSER RUMORS & GOSSIP
Minnesota Wild defenseman Nate Prosser has been suspended for a game because he head-butted Jamal Mayers of the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.
The NHL says Prosser will forfeit more than $3,800 for the hit at 18:19 of the first period. Prosser was given a major penalty and a game misconduct.
The Wild's next game is the regular-season finale Saturday night against Phoenix...
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April 06, 2012
ST. PAUL, Minn -- The Minnesota Wild will be without defenseman Nate Prosser for their final game of the season Saturday night against Phoenix.
Prosser was suspended one game by the NHL on Friday for his headbutt of Jamal Mayers at 18:19 of the first period during Minnesota's Thursday win against the Chicago Blackhawks. Prosser got just one game because Mayers wasn't seriously...
Minnesota Wild defenseman Nate Prosser is facing a likely suspension after giving a headbutt to the face of Chicago Blackhawks right winger Jamal Mayers during the first period of Thursday night's NHL game in Chicago.
Prosser and Mayers were caught up in a scrum on the side of the Blackhawks net when Prosser nailed Mayers in the face with the top of his helmet. Prosser...
Minnesota Wild defenseman Nate Prosser made no friends tonight when he delivered a headbutt to Chicago Blackhawks’ Jamal Mayers.
Puck Daddy describes the incident:
With just over a minute to go in the second period, Blackhawks’ forward Jamal Mayers fired a shot on Josh Harding, then drove to the goalmouth. After Harding froze the puck, a scrum developed at the side of...
Growing up in Elk River, Minn., Wild defenseman Nate Prosser didn't have to look far for NHL role models. Prosser merely had to glance up at the huge billboards on the Elk River Ice Arena depicting Joel Otto, Dan Hinote and Paul Martin. All three made it to the NHL and all three were from the small suburb about 30 miles northwest of Minneapolis.
The three combined have played...
Its the dream of lots and lots of kids who first play the game on the frozen ponds and rinks across the state of hockey. The dream of someday playing in the NHL, but for most its a dream they'll never come close to ever achieving. As a native of Elk River and a proud Elk River Area High School alum I can say without hesitation there is a lot of pride in the community'...
The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Nate Prosser to a two-year contract extension.
The 25-year-old Prosser has six assists in 23 games for the Wild this season. The Wild are 14-7-2 with the rookie in the lineup, and coach Mike Yeo has praised his poise and ability to implement the new system that has been installed.
The team announced the deal on Monday.
Prosser grew up...
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February 06, 2012
ST. PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild have signed 25-year old defenseman Nate Prosser to a two-year, one-way contact extension.
Prosser, an Elk River native, has six assists in 23 games for Minnesota this season, 20:37 minutes of ice time, fourth among all rookies. The extension begins next season and is a one-way contract, meaning Prosser's time with the Wild is now secure after...
SAINT PAULMINNEAPOLIS, Minn. The Wild have reassigned defenseman Nate Prosser to the Houston Aeros.
Prosser, 25, has tallied five assists and 18 penalty minutes in 18 games with the Wild this season while averaging 20:02 in time on ice per contest. In 14 games with Houston he has tallied two assists, a plus-9 rating and five PIM.
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SATURDAYS STORY LINE: Nate Prosser was all smiles after Saturdays morning skate. The 25-year-old Elk River, Minn., native will be playing in his sixth NHL game tonight in front of about 25 friends and family members. Prosser, who was called up from the Houston Aeros to take injured defenseman Greg Zanons place on the roster, arrived in Minnesota on Friday night.Im excited to get...