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Martin Havlat signed a six-year contract with the Minnesota Wild on the first day of free agency Wednesday.(Charles Rex Arbogast/Associated Press)

Wild free agency: Goodbye Gaborik, hello Havlat

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- On the day Marian Gaborik left Minnesota for good, the Wild signed free-agent right wing Martin Havlat to fill the big hole in their lineup


The Wild signed Havlat, Chicago's leading scorer last season with 77 points, to a six-year contract late Wednesday night. Gaborik signed earlier with the New York Rangers, leaving the Wild for a five-year, $37.5 million deal.

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