Wild and defenseman Matt Dumba agree on a 2-year contract

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The Minnesota Wild have signed another one of their free agents.

The Wild announced that they have agreed to terms on a contract with restricted free-agent defenseman Matt Dumba. The Wild say the two-year deal will pay Dumba $5.1 million.

https://twitter.com/ChadGraff/status/758768676816490496

Dumba, 22, recorded 26 points (10 goals, 16 assists) in 81 games for the Wild last year – totaling career highs in several categories including games played, goals, assists and points.

He is especially known for his powerful slap shot.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKKW7yR5M4Q

Dumba was selected by the Wild in the first round, No. 7 overall, in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

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