The Star Tribune reported Sunday that the Minnesota Wild have assigned Eau Claire native Jake Dowell to Iowa of the American Hockey League, trimming its roster to 22 players.

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Wild recalled Eau Claire native Jake Dowell on Sunday from the Houston Aeros, the team’s American Hockey League affiliate.

ST. PAUL (AP) - The Vancouver Canucks were tired and a little testy, perhaps prematurely looking ahead to the Olympic break.