Minnesota Wild vs. Colorado Avalanche - Game Seven
DENVER, CO - APRIL 30: Mikael Granlund #64 of the Minnesota Wild attempts to get a shot off against Andre Benoit #61 of the Colorado Avalanche Game Seven of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 30, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets