Today, the Wild joined the rest of the teams in the NHL and released their preseason schedule for the 2013-14 season. Here is the official release:
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild today announced its 2013-14 preseason schedule. The Wild will play a home-and-home series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, St. Louis Blues and Winnipeg Jets during the preseason for a total of six games. St. Louis and Winnipeg are two of the new division rivals Minnesota will face this season along with the Chicago Blackhawks, Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars and Nashville Predators.2013-14 MINNESOTA WILD PRESEASON SCHEDULE
Date Opponent Location Time (CDT) Columbus Blue Jackets Xcel Energy Center at Winnipeg Jets MTS Centre Winnipeg Jets Xcel Energy Center at Columbus Blue Jackets Nationwide Arena St. Louis Blues Xcel Energy Center at St. Louis Blues Scottrade Center All preseason games will be available on KFAN 100.3 FM.Preseason tickets will go on sale on www.wild.com, or by contacting a Wild Ticket Sales Representative at 651-222-WILD.at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office and all Ticketmaster locations. The NHL is expected to release the 2013-14 regular season schedule later this month. More information on season tickets is available at
A fairly easy travel schedule for the Wild in preseason play, as usual. No long trips out east or out west.
The regular season schedule has not yet been released and will come out as soon as the NHL and the IOC figure out whether or not the NHL players will be competing in the 2014 Olympics in Sochi. That is expected to be sometime next week, but at this point who knows.
Thoughts on the preseason schedule, Hockey Wilderness?