Over the past four weeks, fans have had the opportunity to vote for the Greatest Wild Moments in each of the team’s first four years (2000-2004) in club history. The nominations, which were presented by FSN North, were listed on the homepage poll on . Fans had one week to vote for their favorite moments in each season.
Each winning moment will be commemorated by a special edition puck that will be given to all Wild fans at four select Wild games throughout the remainder of the season. See below for a schedule of when each puck will be given to fans in attendance. A limited number of tickets are still available for each giveaway night.
The Greatest Wild Moments presented by FSN North are:
Opening Night against the Philadelphia Flyers on October 11, 2000; hockey’s return to Minnesota.
Wild defeat Montreal, 4-2, in head coach Jacques Lemaire’s 600th career NHL contest on January 8, 2002
Wild defeat Colorado, 3-2, on Andrew Brunette’s overtime game-winner in Game Seven of the Western Conference Quarterfinals on April 22, 2002
Minnesota Wild hosts the 54th annual NHL All-Star Weekend
Year V Puck Series Giveaway Schedule
| Year I || March 14 || Edmonton || Hockey’s return to St. Paul (10/11/2000) |
| Year II || March 21 || Calgary || 4-2 win over Montreal in Lemaire’s 600th game (1/8/2002) |
| Year III || April 4 || St. Louis || Andrew Brunette’s overtime game winner in Game Seven (4/22/03) |
| Year IV || April 11 || Chicago || Wild hosts NHL All-Star Weekend |
In addition, a special Year V puck will be made available at the Hockey Lodge beginning on Monday, April 17. The Year V puck will highlight the Wild’s 6-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Opening Night on October 5, 2005.
The limited edition pucks from Year I through Year IV WILL NOT be available at the Hockey Lodge.