SAINT PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled defenseman Mike Reilly from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Reilly, 23 (7/13/93), posted two shots in Iowa's 4-3 loss last night. He was assigned to Iowa Monday after skating 14:09 in Minnesota's season opener in St. Louis Thursday. The 6-foot-2, 193-pound defenseman posted seven points (1-6=7) in 29 games with Minnesota during his rookie campaign in 2015-16. The Chicago native and former University of Minnesota Golden Gopher also totaled 23 points (5-18=23) in 45 games with Iowa last season, leading the team's defensemen and ranking T-13th amongst all AHL blueliners in scoring.
Minnesota finishes its homestand Thursday, hosting the Toronto Maple Leafs at 7 p.m. CT on FOX Sports North and KFAN 100.3 FM.