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Wild depth chart

  • July 9, 2012 - 11:20 PM

Wild beat writer Michael Russo takes a look at potential line combinations and defensive pairings for the Wild:

FORWARDS

Left wing-Center-Right wing

ø First line: Zach Parise-Mikko Koivu-Dany Heatley

Second line: Devin Setoguchi-Mikael Granlund-Pierre-Marc Bouchard

Third line: Matt Cullen-Kyle Brodziak-Cal Clutterbuck

Fourth line: Darroll Powe-Zenon Konopka-Torrey Mitchell

Extra: Matt Kassian

Vying for spots: Kassian, Stephane Veilleux, Jake Dowell, Charlie Coyle, Johan Larsson, Brett Bulmer, Jason Zucker, Zack Phillips, Nick Palmieri, Chad Rau.

DEFENSEMEN LEFT-RIGHT

First pair: Ryan Suter-Jared Spurgeon

Second pair: Marco Scandella-Tom Gilbert

Third pair: Clayton Stoner-Justin Falk/Nate Prosser

Vying for spots: Falk, Prosser, Jonas Brodin, Matt Dumba, Steven Kampfer.

GOALTENDERS

No. 1: Niklas Backstrom Ø

No. 2: Josh Harding

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