Wild Inks Falk To One-Year Deal
The Minnesota Wild has signed defenseman Justin Falk to a one-year, two-way contract.
Falk, 25, was originally drafted by Minnesota in the fourth round (110th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft and totaled 15 points (1-14=15) and 100 penalty minutes (PIM) during 108 regular-season games during parts of four seasons with the Wild (2009-13). The 6-foot-5, 215-pound native of Snowflake, Man., registered two assists and 20 PIM in 21 games with the New York Rangers in 2013-14. The blueliner also recorded two PIM in four playoff games with the Wild in 2013.