Playing in a new division with a new starting goalie and a new captain, Minnesota will be a little different this season.
ST PAUL, Minnesota – New goalie. New division. New captain.
When the puck drops in a new season for the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night in Los Angeles, that will sum up pretty much everything that’s new to the team this season.
For the first time since 2008, someone other than Mikko Koivu will wear a “C” on their Minnesota sweater.
Koivu’s 15-year run with the Wild ended this offseason when he signed as a free agent with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Koivu, who was drafted sixth overall by Minnesota in the 2001 NHL Draft, is all over the team’s record books. It is…
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