Backstrom Resigns With Wild

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 at 6:45 am

The Minnesota Wild settled their goaltending situation for the next few seasons on Monday. The Wild re-signed goalie Nicklas Backstrom to a three-year, $10.25 million contract, keeping the veteran from becoming an unrestricted free agent next month.

Backstrom underwent successful sports hernia surgery back in may and should be ready for the start of the season.

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