Wild sign forward Kevin Fiala to $5.1 million, one-year deal

Published 2:57 pm Monday, August 16, 2021

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ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Wild have signed Kevin Fiala to a $5.1 million, one-year contract.

The team announced the deal with the 25-year-old Swiss forward on Monday.

Fiala had 20 goals and 20 assists in 50 games last season with the Wild, leading the team with five game-winning goals and 41 takeaways. He has 101 points in 133 games over two-plus seasons since Minnesota acquired him from Nashville for Mikael Granlund just before the 2019 trade deadline.

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Fiala has 91 goals and 198 points since the Predators drafted him No. 11 overall in 2014.