SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Wild will open its 2016 training camp on Friday, Sept. 23 at 9:30 a.m. at Xcel Energy Center. The team will hold an open practice at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 9:45 to 11:15 a.m. Fans can enter through Gate 1 beginning at 9 a.m. and concessions will be available.
The Wild extended a professional tryout to forward Tomas Fleischmann.
Minnesota also announced its training camp roster and schedule today. The Wild's training camp roster currently consists of 37 players, with additions coming from players participating in the 2016 NHL Prospect Tournament in Traverse City, Mich. Player medical examinations and media day will take place the morning of Sept. 22 followed by the start of training camp on Sept. 23.
Player media availability will occur after each practice session. Head Coach Bruce Boudreau will be available to the media following the final practice session each day. For the full training camp roster please click here.
|2016-17 Minnesota Wild Preseason Schedule |
|Date ||Opponent ||Location ||Time (CDT) |
|Monday, Sept. 26 ||at Buffalo Sabres ||Pegula Ice Arena (Penn State) ||6 p.m. |
|Tuesday, Sept. 27 ||Colorado Avalanche ||Xcel Energy Center ||7 p.m. |
|Thursday, Sept 29 ||at Winnipeg Jets ||MTS Centre ||7 p.m. |
|Sunday, Oct. 2 ||Carolina Hurricanes ||Xcel Energy Center ||5 p.m. |
|Tuesday, Oct. 4 ||at Colorado Avalanche ||Pepsi Center ||8 p.m. |
|Saturday, Oct. 8 ||Winnipeg Jets ||Xcel Energy Center ||7 p.m. |
Preseason tickets are on sale now at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office and all Ticketmaster locations. Minnesota Wild regular season single-game tickets will go on sale Saturday, Sept. 24 at 9 a.m. at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office (175 West Kellogg Boulevard) and at 12 p.m. through Ticketmaster (800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com. Minnesota opens the 2016-17 regular season at St. Louis on Oct. 13 and hosts the Winnipeg Jets in the home opener on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 6 p.m. at Xcel Energy Center. To view the Wild's 2016-17 Promotional Schedule click here.
For information about Minnesota Wild Season Tickets or to join the Wild Warming House, the only way to secure future season tickets, visit here or contact a Wild Ticket Sales Representative at 651-222-WILD.