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Wild trades Zidlicky to New Jersey

Michael Russo of the Star Tribune reports the Wild has traded defenseman Marek Zidlicky to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Kurtis Foster, forward Stephane Veilleux, a 2012 second-round draft pick and a conditional pick in 2013.
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Michael Russo of the Star Tribune reports the Wild has traded defenseman Marek Zidlicky to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Kurtis Foster, forward Stephane Veilleux, a 2012 second-round draft pick and a conditional pick in 2013.

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