Wild re-signs defenseman Marco Scandella to two-year contract
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Defenseman Marco Scandella signed a two-year contract with the Minnesota Wild on Monday.
The 23-year-old had one goal in six regular-season games with the Wild this season and added a goal and an assist in five playoff games. He led Wild defensemen in playoff scoring and was fourth in ice time per game at 18 minutes, 1 second.
Scandella, a second-round pick by the Wild in 2008, spent much of the season with Houston of the American Hockey League, finishing with two goals and 15 assists in 45 regular-season games.
In 2011-12, Scandella had 12 points (three goals, nine assists) in 63 games with the Wild.