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A look at Adrian Peterson's time in Minnesota, from draft day to Tuesday's decision not to exercise his contract option for 2017.
This is the second time in three seasons Wild players have been diagnosed with the virus. So what is the mumps and why is it an issue in the NHL?
The move provides more blue-line depth.
While there is a chance the Vikings could bring back Peterson for less than the $18 million he would have received, the seven-time Pro Bowler has likely played his last down for Minnesota.
The Wild's leading scorer skated through three defenders to finish a game the Wild never led until the end -- and won despite a mumps outbreak that sidelined two key players.