Minnesota Reassigns Rookie Kassian To Wildcatters

BEAUMONT – The Texas Wildcatters announced that the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League have reassigned rookie right wing Matt Kassian from the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League to Texas.

The Wildcatters are the ECHL affiliate of the Wild of the NHL and the Aeros of the AHL.

Selected in the second round (57th overall) by Minnesota in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft and under NHL contract to the Wild, the 21 year old has four penalty minutes in two games with Texas and 16 penalty minutes in four games with Houston.

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