The Minnesota Wild have released their 2012-13 regular season schedule. The Wild kick off their campaign on Saturday, October 13th against the Colorado Avalanche at the Xcel Energy Center. Minnesota plays its first road contest on Thursday, October 18th versus the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center.
NHL Draft Set For This Evening
(Pittsburgh, PA) — The 2012 NHL Entry Draft begins this evening in Pittsburgh at the CONSOL Energy Center. The first round will take place tonight, with rounds two-through-seven going down tomorrow. It’s the first time Pittsburgh has hosted the draft since 1997. The Minnesota Wild have the seventh overall pick in the first round.