Ferraro signed a two-year, two-way contract with the Minnesota Wild on July 1, 2017, after leaving the St. Louis Blues as a free agent. The son of NHL veteran and TSN analyst Ray Ferraro was a second-round pick (No. 32) by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2009 NHL Draft, and has played for the Red Wings, Boston Bruins and Wild.
Ferraro played four seasons for Red Deer of the Western Hockey League. His best offensive season came in 2008-09, when he had 55 points (37 goals, 18 assists) in 53 games. He was traded to Everett on July 26, 2010, and named captain on Sept. 23, 2010.