ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has never been "flyover country" to Zach Parise.
The star forward grew up here, honed his hockey skills here and built a house here to make sure his roots remain in Minnesota for the long term.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Craig Leipold never thought one of the biggest bonanzas in NHL history was even possible when the Wild owner stepped into the negotiating room with general manager Chuck Fletcher and the agent for forward Zach Parise.
(AP) - Zach Parise has decided to take more time to pick a team to play for next season.
Wade Arnott, one of Parise's agents, confirms to The Associated Press that Parise was still undecided Monday and says there's no timetable for him to make a choice.
MacWilliam, Rowney returning
GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) - Forward Brock Nelson is the first non-senior to leave the Fighting Sioux men's hockey team. The Warroad, MN, native has signed a three-year entry-level contract with the NHL's New York Islanders who drafted him in the first round in 2010.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild are playing for their third head coach in four seasons, they haven't won a playoff series in nearly nine years and their roster is mostly unrecognizable to mainstream sports fans outside of — or even in — the state.
The brother of former Minnesota Wild and New York Rangers player Derek Boogaard, who died from a drug overdose in May, has been arrested on suspicion of possessing illegal prescription pills on the same night.
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