Wild Reassigns Gustafsson, Cuma
Gustafsson appeared in one period of last night's preseason game against the St. Louis Blues. The 21-year-old went 20-13-0 with a 1.70 GAA and a .929 save percentage in 33 games for Lulea HF in Sweden’s Elite League last season. Gustafsson was selected by the Wild in the sixth-round (159th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. He wears sweater No. 31 with Minnesota.
Cuma did not appear in any preseason games for Minnesota. The 23-year-old recorded 12 points (1-11=12) and 14 penalty minutes (PIM) in 42 games with the Houston Aeros in the American Hockey League (AHL) last season. The 6-foot-1, 194-pound native of Toronto, Ont., owns 25 points (2-23=25) and 77 PIM in 146 career AHL matches during three seasons with Houston. He was originally selected by the Wild in the first-round (No. 23 overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.