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37 Kyle Rau C

Minnesota Wild

Fantasy Stats
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Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
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Player Updates

May 13, 2021 11:32 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Called up to play
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau ascended from the taxi squad and will play Thursday in St. Louis, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.

Rau has played in 13 games with the Wild this season but hasn't appeared in the last 15. However, with the team resting several regulars for its season finale in advance of the playoffs, he'll get another look at NHL ice. Rau has two points this year.

May 4, 2021 10:28 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Off to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was assigned to the taxi squad Tuesday, per CapFriendly.

Rau served as forward depth Monday. The 28-year-old could continue to see game-day recalls to the active roster as injury insurance in warmups.

May 3, 2021 11:01 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Rejoins active roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was recalled on an emergency basis Monday, CapFriendly reports.

Rau was promoted as a depth body and would end up watching Monday's game against Vegas from the press box as a healthy scratch. He has two assists in 13 games this season.

April 11, 2021 11:28 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Dropped to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was sent to the taxi squad Sunday, CapFriendly reports.

Rau has skated in the last six games with Minnesota, averaging 10:17 of ice time and picking up one assist. The 28-year-old could be back on the active roster for Monday's game against the Blues.

April 10, 2021 05:16 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Added to active roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was promoted to Minnesota's active roster for Friday's matchup with St. Louis, CapFriendly reports.

Rau has two assists through 11 games this season, including one in Wednesday's win over Colorado. The 28-year-old should stay in the lineup as long as Nick Bjugstad (upper body) and Marcus Foligno (undisclosed) are sidelined.

April 8, 2021 08:08 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Drops to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was designated for the taxi squad Thursday, per CapFriendly.

Rau notched his second assist of the season in Wednesday's win over the Avalanche. The 28-year-old has played in the last four games, though he's averaged just 8:38 of ice time this season.

April 8, 2021 01:36 AM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Tacks on helper
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau posted an assist in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Avalanche.

Rau set up linemate Luke Johnson's first NHL tally at 13:15 of the first period. With his second helper of the year, Rau has multiple points in a single NHL campaign for the first time since 2016-17. The 28-year-old forward has two assists, 15 shots on net, 12 hits and a minus-2 rating through 11 outings overall.

April 7, 2021 08:44 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: In lineup Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau cleared waivers Wednesday but will remain on the active roster to play versus the Avalanche.

Rau has filled a bottom-six role, and he often moves to the taxi squad on off days. The 28-year-old has one assist through 10 appearances.

April 6, 2021 01:12 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Hits waivers
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was waived by Minnesota on Tuesday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.

This is likely just a procedural move that will allow the Wild to move Rau between the active roster and taxi squad freely. The 28-year-old forward has picked up one helper in 10 NHL appearances this year.

April 5, 2021 11:56 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Promoted on emergency basis
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was recalled on an emergency basis for Monday's game against Minnesota, according to CapFriendly.

Rau was in the lineup for the third straight game Monday while Minnesota deals with a handful of injuries. The 28-year-old now has just one assist through 10 games this season.

April 4, 2021 10:36 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Down to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was reassigned to Minnesota's taxi squad Sunday, per CapFriendly.

Rau has picked up one helper in nine top-level appearances this year. He could return to the active roster for Monday's clash with Colorado.

April 3, 2021 02:12 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Playing again Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was promoted to the active roster for Saturday's game against the Golden Knights, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.

Rau will play in a second straight game, as Nico Sturm will be scratched once again. The 28-year-old Rau is expected to skate on the fourth line. He's averaged 8:30 of ice time per game this year, posting an assist and 15 shots on net through eight apperances.

April 2, 2021 11:40 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Bumped to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was assigned to the taxi squad Friday, per CapFriendly.

Rau should be expected to move between the active roster and the taxi squad frequently. The 28-year-old has one assist in eight NHL games this year.

April 1, 2021 08:28 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Jumps to active roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was promoted to the active roster Thursday, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Rau was activated from injured reserve and assigned to the taxi squad Wednesday. The 28-year-old hasn't played a game since March 10, but he'll take Nico Sturm's spot in the lineup for Thursday's matchup against the Golden Knights. Rau has notched one point through seven games this year.

March 31, 2021 10:20 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Healthy and on taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau (upper body) was activated from injured reserve and assigned to the taxi squad Wednesday, per CapFriendly.

Rau has recovered from his injury, but he'll have to wait to get back into the lineup. The 28-year-old will likely stay in the mix for bottom-six minutes for now.

March 29, 2021 05:24 AM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Surfaces on IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau was placed on injured reserve Sunday, CapFriendly reports.

Rau has already missed the last eight games, so he'll be eligible to return once healthy. At the moment, he doesn't have a clear timetable to return. The 28-year-old has one assist in seven games this season.

March 25, 2021 07:28 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Slated to sit
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau (upper body) isn't in the projected lineup for Thursday's matchup versus the Blues.

Rau is set to miss an eighth straight game. Once the 28-year-old is healthy, he may be sent back to AHL Iowa.

March 24, 2021 05:16 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Still out Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau (upper body) won't suit up for Wednesday's game versus the Ducks, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.

Rau will miss a seventh straight game. If he was healthy, he likely would've drawn into the lineup for Zach Parise, who was placed in COVID-19 protocol Wednesday.

March 22, 2021 07:01 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Out again Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau (upper body) will not be in Monday's lineup against Anaheim.

Rau will miss his sixth straight game while dealing with an upper-body injury. The 28-year-old has one assist in seven games this season. He'll be questionable for Wednesday's rematch with the Ducks.

March 18, 2021 08:24 PM
Wild's Kyle Rau: Out for Thursday's game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rau (upper body) won't play in Thursday's game against the Avalanche.

Rau will miss a fourth straight game. Once he's healthy, it's unclear if Rau will return to the lineup, as he has been a healthy scratch this year often.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultGAPTS+/-TOI
05/22vs LVL 0-400009:37
05/13@ STLL 3-7000012:55
04/10@ STLL 2-3 (OT)000+112:42
04/09@ STLL 1-9000013:15
04/07vs COLW 8-301109:29
04/05vs COLL 4-500007:50
04/03@ LVW 2-100009:39
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-8/173
Birthdate:
10/24/1992
Age:
28
Hometown:
Eden Prairie, MN
Team:
Minnesota Wild
School:

NHL Experience:
4