Minnesota Wild sign goaltender Jesper Wallstedt to entry-level deal

Sweden goaltender has signed a three-year deal with the Minnesota Wild. (Jesper Wallstedt/CP) Codie McLachlan

The Minnesota Wild signed goaltender Jesper Wallstedt to a three-year, entry-level contract on Monday, club GM Bill Guerin announced.

The 19-year-old played with Lulea HF of Sweden's top hockey league this past season. Wallstedt was a first-round (20th overall) selection by Minnesota in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft.

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