Wild trade for center Darroll Powe
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The moves were made Monday, four days before teams can begin negotiations with free agents from other teams.
The Wild traded a third-round pick in the 2013 draft to Philadelphia for Powe, a 26-year-old forward who led the Flyers with 196 hits last season and set career highs with seven goals and 10 assists. The speedy Powe from Princeton will compete for a spot on the third or fourth line and play on the penalty-killing unit.
They declined to make a qualifying offer to forward Patrick O'Sullivan.
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