ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has reassigned forward Tyler Graovac (pronounced GRAY-oh-vack) to the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Graovac, 23 (4/27/93), has totaled nine points (7-2=9), 10 penalty minutes (PIM), 48 shots and averaged 9:50 TOI/game in 52 games with Minnesota this season. The 6-foot-5, 212-pound native of Brampton, Ont., has added 10 points (7-3=10), including four power-play goals, and 13 PIM in 12 games with Iowa this season. He owns nine points (7-2=9) in 57 career NHL contests with Minnesota and has registered 97 points (46-51=97) and 88 PIM in 188 AHL games with Iowa. Graovac was selected by the Wild in the seventh round (191st overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft in Saint Paul.
Minnesota begins a three-game homestand tomorrow, hosting the San Jose Sharks at 7:30 p.m. CT on NBCSN and KFAN 100.3 FM.