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Happening April 5, it's the last in a series of Prince-themed Wolves games.
Minnesota takes on Michigan State in the Round of 32.
She vanished after failing to board a flight at MSP airport last month.
The Mississippi River is expected to swell to 20 feet.
Separate high-speed chases took place in central Minnesota Thursday and Friday.
Authorities think he may have been clearing ice from a culvert at the time.
Arizona and Colorado are both in action Saturday afternoon.
Minnesota is playing in the title game for the 10th time since 2000.
The body was found Friday around 12:15 p.m.
The suspect remains at large following the March 10 incident.
Former Minnesota North Star Mike Modano will officially be inducted to the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Oct. 15 at a ceremony in Dallas. Modano is the highest-scoring U.S.-born player in NHL history. He was elected to the Hall of Fame last month -- his first year of eligibility.
NHL Players' Association chief Donald Fehr says the NHL and NHLPA remain far apart after the latest attempt to avoid a lockout failed. The NHLPA rejected the NHL's counter-proposal, which included reducing the players' share of hockey-related revenue from 57-percent to 49-percent. The lockout will likely begin Saturday night.
The National Hockey League announced today that it will not move forward with implementation of the Realignment Plan and modified Playoff Format recently approved by the NHL Board of Governors for the 2012-13 NHL season because the NHLPA has refused to provide its consent.
The Minnesota Wild are preparing for training camps, but the chance that the camps actually open across the NHL as scheduled is growing less likely by the day, the Star Tribune reports. Labor negotiations between the NHL and the NHL Players' Association ended abruptly Friday. No future talks have been scheduled, and with the collective bargaining agreement set to expire in 12 days, a second lockout in eight years appears inevitable.
The Minnesota Wild has done a nice job over the last two years adding talented prospects to the organization. Those prospects could be the bright spot of the Wild's future, but at the same time GM Chuck Fletcher says the Wild knows it has to "add some more NHL talent."
Michael Russo of the Star Tribune points out that more than 240 players who played in the 2003-04 NHL season never played again after a lockout cancelled the entire 2004-05 season. The current lockout could be end of the line for a number of Wild players, and maybe the end of Matt Cullen's career.