Wild deal with Sharks again, trade James Sheppard for 3rd-round pick
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For the third time this summer, the Minnesota Wild have made a trade with the San Jose Sharks.
Sheppard, 23, missed last season with a knee injury suffered in an offseason ATV accident and is a restricted free agent.
The No. 9 overall pick in the 2006 draft, Sheppard has 11 goals and 38 assists in 224 career games. He is a restricted free agent.