He's considered day-to-day.
Niederreiter ended a pathetic five-game pointless run.
Niederreiter's status is in doubt for the surging Wild.
Niederreiter now has 21 goals on the season, crossing the 20-goal milestone for the first time in his career.
He now has a career-high 18 goals this season.
Niederreiter has eight goals over his last 12 games after tallying four goals in his previous 14.
He's scored six goals in six games.
He has six in eight games after being held to one in his first seven.
Minnesota had been negotiating with Niederreiter all summer and time was running short with training camp set to begin next week. But the two sides finally got the deal done, ensuring that the 22-year-old Niederreiter will remain with the team that helped jumpstart his career after it began with the New York Islanders. Niederreiter came to Minnesota in a trade last summer and had 14 goals and 22 assists to help the Wild to the playoffs.