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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Will play for Team USA

Boldy will join Team USA at the IIHF World Championship. Boldy will be joined in Finland by teammates Ryan Hartman and Jon Merrill after the Wild were eliminated 4-2 by St. Louis in Round 1. The 21-year-old most recently donned the red, white and blue at the 2021 World Juniors, where he recorded seven points in seven games en route to a gold medal.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Points in last 11 games

Boldy provided an assist and fired eight shots on goal in Sunday's 5-4 overtime win over the Predators. Boldy set up Kevin Fiala on a go-ahead goal in the second period. In his last 11 games, Boldy has three goals and 11 helpers, though he missed four contests in that stretch with an upper-body injury. The rookie winger hasn't looked out of place this year, posting 15 goals, 23 helpers, 105 shots on net, and a plus-19 rating through 44 contests in a top-six role.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Extends lengthy point streak

Boldy recorded an assist in Friday's 6-3 win over the Kraken. The 21-year-old rookie has been phenomenal for the playoff-bound Wild. Boldy is rocking a 10-game point streak and he didn't let an upper-body injury from early April sap his momentum. Drafted 12th overall in 2019, Boldy should already be on the radar for fantasy keeper-dynasty pools, and possibly even a mid-round consideration for redraft leagues next year.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Earns one of each Sunday

Boldy scored a goal on five shots and added an assist in Sunday's 5-4 overtime win over the Sharks. Boldy has two goals and eight assists in his last seven appearances, with a four-game interruption in his streak due to an upper-body injury. The rookie winger has had no trouble fitting in at the NHL level with 14 goals, 20 helpers, 94 shots on net and a plus-16 rating in 40 contests this season.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Instrumental in comeback win

Boldy (upper body) had a goal, a power-play assist and five shots on goal in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Kings. Boldy was a key contributor in his return following a four-game absence. With the Wild down 3-0 in the opening frame, Boldy helped set up Kirill Kaprizov on the power play to get the Wild on the board. Boldy then lit the lamp himself just 50 seconds later, swinging momentum Minnesota's way for the rest of the game. The rookie winger has 29 points through 36 games.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Good to go Sunday

Boldy (upper body) will be in Sunday's lineup against the Kings, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports. Boldy is set to return from a four-game absence Sunday. The 21-year-old rookie has racked up 12 goals and 27 points through 35 career NHL games, including three assists in his last two appearances. He'll skate in his usual middle-six role Sunday.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Not ready to return

Boldy (upper body) won't play Friday versus the Blues, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Boldy will miss a fourth straight contest Friday, but he's getting close to returning according to coach Dean Evason. The 21-year-old rookie has been highly productive when healthy this season, having racked up 12 goals and 27 points through 35 contests, so fantasy managers will want to keep a close eye on his status ahead of Sunday's game versus the Kings.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Shelved versus Preds

Boldy (upper body) will not be an option against Nashville on Tuesday, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports. Boldy will miss his third straight game due to his upper-body issue. Prior to his absence, the 21-year-old winger was mired in an eight-game goal drought during which he managed three assists, eight shots and five hits. Marcus Foligno figures to remain in a top-six role with Boldy on the shelf, though Kevin Fiala and Tyson Jost could also be in the mix.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Sidelined with upper-body issue

Boldy (upper body) is expected to miss Saturday's game versus Carolina and Sunday's clash with the Capitals, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Boldy, a standout rookie that's racked up 12 goals and 27 points through 35 contests this season, will presumably be reevaluated ahead of Tuesday's matchup with the Predators. Marcus Foligno is expected to replace Boldy on the second line and the second power-play unit against the Hurricanes.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Exits with injury Thursday

Boldy (upper body) left Thursday's game versus the Penguins after the second period, but he is expected to travel with the Wild, Jessi Pierce of NHL.com reports. Boldy logged two assists in the contest prior to his exit, including one on the power play. The fact that he'll travel with the Wild as they begin a road trip Saturday against the Hurricanes is a positive sign that the rookie winger is not dealing with a significant injury. Nick Bjugstad will draw in if Boldy is forced to miss time. Boldy has 27 points in 35 contests.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Ends skid with helper

Boldy notched an assist, two shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Flyers. Boldy set up Matt Dumba on the opening tally in the first period. This assist ended a six-game point drought for Boldy -- it's the first real run of adversity in the 20-year-old's NHL career, as he hadn't gone more than two games without a point in his first two months of play. The winger has 25 points, 79 shots on net and a plus-12 rating in 34 contests while logging mainly second-line minutes, though he has seen his role reduced during his recent struggles.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Rookie revelation

Boldy scored twice in Thursday's 6-5 shootout win over Detroit. Boldy gave the Wild a 1-0 lead at 1:27 of the first period, slapping Kevin Fiala's pass over Alex Nedeljkovic's glove. He then got his second at 3:04 of the third to knot the game at fours. Boldy has been a rookie revelation since his call up, firing 11 goals and scoring 23 points in 25 games. With a longer runway, Boldy would be in the Calder conversation with Trevor Zegras and Lucas Raymond.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Puts up helper

Boldy logged an assist and three shots on goal in Saturday's 7-3 loss to the Flames. Boldy set up a Nick Bjugstad goal in the third period. The 20-year-old Boldy remained strong in the second month of his NHL career, piling up four goals and five assists in 10 games in February. The rookie winger has 18 points, 52 shots on net and a plus-9 rating in 19 contests, and he's settled in nicely to a top-six role.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Goal and assist in big win

Boldy scored a goal and added an assist in Sunday's 7-3 win over the Oilers. Boldy set up the second of Kevin Fiala's first-period tallies before scoring one of his own in the second. This was already the fifth multi-point effort of Boldy's career. The 20-year-old winger is up to eight goals, eight assists, 41 shots on net and a plus-9 rating through 16 appearances overall.
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From Forgotten to Budding Star, the Matthew Boldy Experience

The 2018-19 U.S. National Development Team Program absolutely dominated the 2019 NHL draft with eight players selected in the first round and 17 players taken throughout the proceedings. That year, the USNTDP firmly asserted itself as one of the best player development pipelines in hockey in a bigger way than...
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: First career hat trick

Boldy scored three goals, two on the power play, and added a power-play assist in Monday's 7-4 win over the Red Wings. The rookie could do no wrong as he recorded his first career hat trick across the first and second periods, helping flip the script on an early 2-0 lead by Detroit. Boldy has seven goals and 14 points through his first 13 games in the NHL, and he's already carved out a consistent role on a potent Minnesota power play.
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Fantasy Spotlight: Matthew Boldy

Matt Boldy with a hat trick against Detroit last night seals the deal and gives him the green light for a must add in keeper formats as well as a seat at the big table in your every day hockey fantasy. Just a few games ago the Minnesota Wild upper...
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Generates helper in win

Boldy logged an assist and three blocked shots in Wednesday's 5-0 win over the Blackhawks. Wednesday was Boldy's 10th NHL game, a good indication the 20-year-old winger is here to stay on the Wild's roster. The Massachusetts native set up a Kevin Fiala tally in the third period. Boldy has four goals and six assists in his first 10 contests, while adding 24 shots on net and a plus-9 rating in a top-six role. His late start to the season means he'll have an uphill climb to get into the Calder Trophy conversation, but fantasy managers should check on his availability. The longer he plays at a point-per-game pace, the more attention he'll get in the virtual game.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: Rises to active roster

Boldy was promoted from the taxi squad to the active roster Wednesday. Boldy has been excellent in limited action with the Wild this season, racking up four goals and nine points while posting an impressive plus-8 rating through nine games. The 20-year-old rookie is expected to skate on Minnesota's second line and top power-play unit Wednesday versus Chicago. Boldy will likely remain with the big club full time following the All-Star break.
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Wild's Matthew Boldy: One of each Sunday

Boldy scored a goal on two shots and added a power-play assist in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Islanders. This was Boldy's third multi-point effort in just his ninth career game. He's racked up two goals and three helpers in his last three outings, including three power-play points in that span. The 20-year-old clearly belongs in the NHL, and the Wild's impressive forward depth should allow him to be sheltered from tough defensive assignments while logging premium playing time. He's at nine points, 23 shots on net and a plus-8 rating.
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