Wild ship Nystrom to Dallas

After he cleared re-entry waivers, the Wild sent forward Eric Nystrom to the Dallas Stars Wednesday for future considerations. Nystrom, 28, signed with Minnesota in 2010 after playing two seasons with the Calgary Flames.
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After he cleared re-entry waivers, the Wild sent forward Eric Nystrom to the Dallas Stars Wednesday for future considerations. Nystrom, 28, signed with Minnesota in 2010 after playing two seasons with the Calgary Flames.

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