The Minnesota Wild announced the club has made the following transactions:
- Forward Justin Fontaine has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury, retroactive to Sept. 24.
- Defenseman Mike Reilly has been assigned to the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL).
- Forward Jordan Schroeder has been placed on waivers.
- Forward Grayson Downing designated as an injured non-roster player.
Minnesota opens the 2015-16 NHL regular season on Thursday at the Colorado Avalanche at 8 p.m. CT on NBCSN and KFAN 100.3 FM. KFAN will host a special pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday and FOX Sports North will feature hour-long “Wild Live” pre- and post-game shows. The Wild hosts the St. Louis Blues on Saturday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. on FOX Sports North and KFAN 100.3 FM.