WILD IN PITTSBURGH TONIGHT, HARDING PLACED ON IR 19 Dec 13

The Wild begin a four-game road trip tonight in Pittsburgh against the Penguins.  Minnesota will also make stops in New York, Philadelphia and Winnipeg.  The Wild have won two in-a-row following Tuesday’s 3-2 shootout victory over Vancouver.  They sit at 20-11-and-5 on the season.  The Pens are 24-10-and-1.

 Wild Place Harding On IR

The Wild have placed goalie Josh Harding on injured reserve.  General manager Chuck Fletcher says Harding will make a minor adjustment to his treatment protocol.  The 29-year-old was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in November of 2012.  Harding is 18-5-and-3 with a league-low 1.51 goals-against-average this season.