Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has activated defenseman Jonas Brodin from Injured Reserve and assigned defenseman Christian Folin to the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Brodin, 22 (6/12/93), has missed the last 12 games after suffering a broken foot against the New York Rangers on Feb. 4. He has collected six points (1-5=6) in 50 games with Minnesota this season and ranks tied for third on the team with 72 blocked shots and fourth in TOI/game at 20:22.
Folin, 25 (2/9/91), has collected three assists and 11 penalty minutes (PIM) in 24 games with Minnesota this season averaging 14:45 in TOI/game. He has recorded nine points (3-6=9) in 15 contests with Iowa. The 6-foot-4, 219-pound native of Gothenburg, Sweden, owns 14 points (2-12=14), 24 PIM and a plus-4 rating in 65 career NHL contests with the Wild.[Source: Minnesota Wild press release]