The Minnesota Wild signed left wing Darroll Powe to a 3-year contract after trading for him with Philadelphia last week.  Powe is a 5'11 212 pound 26-year old left wing.  He had 7 goals and 10 assists in 81 games with Philadelphia last season.

Jeff Taffe signed a 1-year 2-way contract with the Wild Tuesday.  He played just 1 game with Chicago last season.  He is a 30-year old Hastings, Minnesota native who is a 9-year NHL veteran.