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Wild Lineup Versus Columbus

Monday, 09.16.2013 / 11:44 AM CT
By Mike Doyle - Manager of Digital Content / View From the Lighthouse
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The day before the Minnesota Wild opens the preseason, the Lighthouse learned the lineup for tomorrow’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Xcel Energy Center.

Minnesota will use tomorrow’s game as an audition for youngsters and give a few new veterans a chance to acclimatize to the club’s systems and surroundings.

Here are the forward lines for tomorrow’s game:

Stephane VeilleuxKyle BrodziakTorrey Mitchell

Jason ZuckerMikael GranlundJustin Fontaine

Matt CookeCharlie CoyleNino Niederreiter

Jake Dowell – David Steckel – Carson McMillan

D-pairings are:

Keith BallardMathew Dumba

Marco ScandellaNate Prosser

Brian ConnellyJonathon Blum

Niklas Backstrom will start in goal with Darcy Kuemper backing him up. We’ll have more updates after Head Coach Mike Yeo’s media availability.

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