ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -The Minnesota Wild have reduced their active roster to the regular season limit of 23 players.
They assigned right wing Craig Weller to Houston, their AHL affiliate. They also placed center Benoit Pouliot and left wing Derek Boogaard on injured reserve. Pouliot has a groin problem, and Boogaard is recovering from a concussion.
The moves were made before Tuesday's preseason game at Philadelphia.