Rumors have been swirling the past few days that the Wild might be in the market for goalie depth. Today, frequest KFAN contributor and Star Tribune Wild Beatwriter Michael Russo confirmed just that:
After all that, #mnwild acquires Ilya Bryzgalov from the Oilers. 2014 fourth, which is "squat" as I said in Sunday column (ha)— Michael Russo (@Russostrib) March 4, 2014
Bryzgalov, 33, was drafted 44th overall in the 2000 draft by Anaheim. He has amassed 425 games played in the NHL since he was drafted, playing with Anaheim, Phoenix, and Philadelphia.