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State of Hockey Ambassadors

by Staff Writer / Minnesota Wild

In this series of interviews for, we sat down with those who have made a difference in the State of Hockey. These people have either been ambassadors to the sport in Minnesota or pioneers in making the game front and center in our state.

Without them, and many like them, this simply could not be the State of Hockey.

Bob Breau | Commissioner, Minnesota Junior Hockey League

Erik Johnson | Defenseman, St. Louis Blues

Doug Johnson | Editor, Let's Play Hockey

Doug Woog | Former Minnesota Gophers Head Coach

Bob Naegele, Jr. | Former Chairman, Minnesota Wild &
Norm Coleman | Former U.S. Senator and Mayor of Saint Paul

Laura Halldorson | Former Gopher's Women's Coach

Phil Housley | Former NHL Player and High School Coach

Lou Nanne | Former NHL Player, Coach and General Manager

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