Minnesota Wild

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Minnesota Wild
2018–19 Minnesota Wild season
Conference Western
Division Central
Founded 2000
History Minnesota Wild
2000–present
Home arena Xcel Energy Center
City Saint Paul, Minnesota
Colors Iron range red, forest green, harvest gold, Minnesota wheat[1][2]
                   
Media FS Wild
KFAN (100.3 FM)
Owner(s) Craig Leipold
General manager Paul Fenton
Head coach Bruce Boudreau
Captain Mikko Koivu
Minor league affiliates Iowa Wild (AHL)
Allen Americans (ECHL)
Stanley Cups 0
Conference championships 0
Presidents' Trophies 0
Division championships 1 (2007–08)
Official website www.nhl.com/wild

The Minnesota Wild are a NHL team based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The team's name was chosen by a fans' contest. The logo suggests the "wild" lands of northern Minnesota. It includes trees, the moon, stars and a river. Those things are surrounded by the outline of the head of a wild animal, possibly a bear.

The Wild joined the NHL in 2000. They play at the Xcel Energy Center in downtown St. Paul.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Team Identity" (PDF). 2017–2018 Minnesota Wild Team Guide. NHL Enterprises, L.P. September 21, 2017. Retrieved September 29, 2017.
  2. "Minnesota Wild Unveils New Jerseys for 2017-18". Wild.com. NHL Enterprises, L.P. June 20, 2017. Retrieved May 8, 2018.

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