Wild recall six more players; Game 5 set for another late start
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The Houston Aeros' season is over, so why not call up the whole gang for the duration of the Stanley Cup playoffs?
The Minnesota Wild announced on Tuesday they've recalled six more players from their AHL affiliate. They are: forwards Zach Phillips, Justin Fontaine, Brett Bulmer and Chad Rau; defenseman Kyle Medvec; and goalie Jeff Deslauriers.
The Wild were to host the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 4 of their playoff series at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Xcel Energy Center. The Blackhawks led 2-1.
Game 5 set
The Wild also announced a game time has been set for Game 5 of the series on Thursday night. It'll be another 8:30 p.m. start, televised locally on Fox Sports North.