The Minnesota Wild announced that 60 players have been invited to Wild training camp that starts on Friday, Sept. 23 at 9:30 a.m. at Xcel Energy Center. The following players from the Minnesota Wild team that competed in the 2016 NHL Prospects Tournament in Traverse, City, Mich., have been invited to training camp:
Forward: Sam Anas, Christoph Bertschy, Parker Bowles, Joel Eriksson Ek, Adam Gilmour, Keegan Iverson, Pavel Jenys, Chase Lang, Mario Lucia, Alex Petan, Nick Saracino, Dmitry Sokolov and Alex Tuch.
Defensemen: Gustav Bouramman, Braydyn Chizen, Gustav Olofsson, Nick Seeler, Hunter Warner and Nolan Zajac.
Goaltenders: Steve Michalek and Adam Vay.
The team also announced today it has signed forward Colton Beck to a professional tryout contract (PTO) and released forwards Cody Bradley, Tanner Jeannot and Zach Schroeder and defenseman Blake Heinrich from their amateur tryouts. The 22 players added to the Wild training camp roster today join 38 players that were previously invited.
The team will hold an open practice for fans at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 9:45 to 11:15 a.m. Fans can enter Xcel Energy Center through Gate 1 beginning at 9 a.m. and concessions will be available.
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 tickets.wild.com or contact a Wild Ticket Sales Representative at 651-222-WILD.