Wild working on extension for GM
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild are one of the 14 teams that missed the NHL playoffs. Again.
But owner Craig Leipold is adamantly optimistic he won't be watching the postseason on television again next year.
In an interview with The Associated Press on Wednesday at team headquarters, Leipold said he's working on a contract extension for general manager Chuck Fletcher, who has one more year left on his original deal, which began when he was hired before the 2009-10 season.
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