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'Canes get Wild F Niederreiter for Rask

(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) After patiently approaching his season in charge of the Minnesota Wild, general manager Paul Fenton has taken his first steps toward remaking the roster.

If the Wild don't pick up the pace in the Western Conference race, more moves could be coming soon.

The Wild traded left wing Nino Niederreiter to the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday for center Victor Rask, a swap of underperforming but still-young players on long-term contracts between teams under new regimes.

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