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Wild sign top prospect Mikael Granlund

Finnish star Mikael Granlund is officially a member of the Minnesota Wild. The Star Tribune reports Granlund signed a three-year deal worth $2.7 million.
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Finnish star Mikael Granlund is officially a member of the Minnesota Wild. The Star Tribune reports Granlund signed a three-year deal worth $2.7 million.

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