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Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba controls the puck during a game against the Carolina Hurricanes Oct. 24, 2013 in St. Paul. USA TODAY Sports

Dumba bound to stick with Wild, not in minors


By John Shipley

St. Paul Pioneer Press

Thinking he had finished a short interview in the hallway outside the Minnesota Wild’s dressing room Wednesday, Matt Dumba reached down for the lunch he had laid on the floor.

Considering the Wild’s depth on the blue line, would the young defenseman be disappointed if he started next season with the franchise’s minor-league team in Des Moines?

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