Taffe called up to play with Minnesota Wild - earns assist
Hastings graduate Jeff Taffe has been called up to play with the Minnesota Wild hockey team. He joined the team in time for their game Thursday night in Los Angeles and earned an assist on the team's first goal. Minnesota won, 4-2.
Taffe played 21 shifts and was on the ice for 17 minutes.
The Wild signed Taffe in the offseason. He had been playing with their top farm team this season, the Houston Aeros.
In 23 games for the Aeros he has 17 points.