Wild replace Gaborik with Havlat
The Minnesota Wild found a new offensive centerpiece in a matter of hours.
Stung by the expected departure of Marian Gaborik to the New York Rangers Wednesday evening, the Wild moved quickly to sign free-agent winger Martin Havlat to a six-year, $30 million deal -- the richest in team history.
"We are excited to add the speed and scoring of Martin Havlat to our lineup," Wild GM Chuck Fletcher said in a statement. "He is a terrific two-way player."
Havlat will earn $4 million ...
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