#MNWild coach Mike Yeo on how long Justin Fontaine will be out: "At least a few weeks away and most likely longer than that."
#mnwild have finalized opening night roster. Mike Reilly is sent to AHL, Jordan Schroeder on waivers, and Justin Fontaine placed on IR.
The Score "Minnesota Wild forward Justin Fontaine will likely miss the start of the season with an injury suffered in Thursday's preseason win over the Columbus Blue Jackets. The ailment does not stem from Blue Jackets forward David Clarkson's knee-on-knee hit, Wild head coach Mike Yeo told Michael Russo..." September 29
Pro Hockey Talk "Minnesota’s Justin Fontaine probably won’t be available for the start of the season and it has nothing to do with David Clarkson. While Clarkson was booted early from Thursday’s preseason contest for kneeing Fontaine, the Wild forward is dealing with an ailment from a separate hit that occurred..." September 28
Sporting News "Wild forward Justin Fontaine will be sidelined for Game 2 of the second-round series against the Blackhawks after suffering a lower-body injury during Minnesota's 4-3 loss in Game 1, coach Mike Yeo announced Saturday. "It's one of these things that could be day-to-day or it might be a week. I'm..." May 03
Fox Sports North "Recovered from a stomach virus, forward Justin Fontaine will be back in the Wild lineup for Game 3 against the Blues. Fontaine's return also led head coach Mike Yeo to revert back to his Game 1 lineup, when Minnesota won in St. Louis. Fontaine and Sean Bergenheim will play the wings on the..." April 20
St. Paul Pioneer Press "Justin Fontaine scored the winning goal at the end of the second period shortly after being moved up to the top line. He scored on a rebound off a Clayton Stoner shot. Jason Pominville added an empty-netter. Josh Harding was excellent again in net stopping 16 shots and recording his first..." October 23