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Minnesota Wild: Wild trade Powe, Palmieri for Rupp

In an early season shake-up the Minnesota Wild have traded forwards Darroll Powe and Nick Palmieri to the New York Rangers in exchange for veteran winger Mike Rupp. 

Powe, a 27 year old in his second year with the Wild, had yet to register a point this season while playing on the fourth line. Palmieri was acquired in the Marek Zidlicky trade last season from the Devils.  He posted 6 points in 13 games with Houston of the AHL this season, but has fallen by the wayside in an organization stacked with young talent. 

Palmieri, a former first round pick, is on to his third franchise at the tender age of 23. 

In Rupp, the Wild receive a gritty veteran with ...