He will miss time after undergoing arm surgery a few weeks ago.
The Minnesota Wild have a chance to be better than you might expect this season.
Minnesota announced Monday it has called off this weekend's game against No. 16 Northwestern, the second straight cancellation for the Gophers due to a spike in COVID-19 cases within the program. College football is limping toward the postseason in late December as multiple programs deal with COVID-19 outbreaks and contact tracing protocols. Four games on this week's schedule have been postponed or canceled.