Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled forward Jordan Schroeder from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL) and placed forward Jason Zucker on Injured Reserve due to a concussion suffered in Sunday’s game against Chicago.
Schroeder, 25 (9/29/90), has tallied one goal in 13 games with Minnesota this season. He has notched 30 points (11-19=30) in 35 games with Iowa including 14 points (3-11=14) in his last 12 games. Schroeder ranks tied for first on the team in assists and third in goals and scoring.
The 5-foot-9, 184-pound native of Lakeville, Minn., recorded eight points (3-5=8) and a plus-9 rating in 25 games with Minnesota last season and owns 24 points (10-14=24) and a plus-2 rating in 94 career NHL contests with Vancouver and the Wild. Schroeder was originally selected by Vancouver in the first round (22nd overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft and wears sweater No. 10 with the Wild.
Zucker, 24 (1/16/92), has recorded 22 points (12-10=22) in 58 games with Minnesota this season. He ranks fourth on the team with 135 shots on goal and tied for fourth in goals.
[Minnesota Wild press release]