Minnesota Wild forward Eric Staal is set to skate in his 1,000th NHL game on Sunday in Winnipeg. He becomes just the fifth player to do so while wearing a Wild sweater. Here is a collection of photos celebrating the milestone.
Minnesota players took off the skates on Sunday and laced up the bowling shoes for the annual Strike It Wild event at Treasure Island Resort and Casino to benefit Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.
The Minnesota Wild took a field trip on Monday to practice at the University of Minnesota's Ridder Arena. The club will host Chicago on Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center before entering its five-day bye week.