North Stars, Wild Alumni Hold First Practice Before Stadium SeriesPart of outdoor hockey for the Minnesota Wild next month is a bonus feature. The Wild and North Star alums against the Blackhawks alums as part of the 2016 NHL Stadium Series. That means it's time to get back in playing shape.
Minn. Hockey Legend Plans To Open Steakhouse In EdinaFormer North Star Lou Nanne plans to open a steakhouse in Edina, according to the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal.
Birthday Wishes Pour In As Sid Hartman Turns 95The well-wishes came pouring in all Sunday morning on WCCO's Sports Huddle radio show. They were all for long-time host and sports legend Sid Hartman, who celebrated his 95th birthday by coming to work at WCCO’s downtown Minneapolis studios.
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Big Hockey Name Hits The Ice At State TournamentThe Boys State Hockey Tournament is next week at Xcel Energy Center, and one of the most recognizable names in Minnesota hockey will lead his team to St. Paul. This will be the last year that's the case for Tyler Nanne with the Edina Hornets.
Hockey Legend Lou Nanne Sends Congrats To Team USAUSA's Olympic hockey team beat Russia 3-2 in a stunning shootout Saturday. The arena in Sochi was packed to overflowing with fans of both nations, jovially posing for photos and comparing their colorful sweaters. The Russians waved hundreds of flags, blew horns and banged drums from the first moments of warm-ups. Hockey legend and former Golden Gopher Lou Nanne was team captain during the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France. He says Saturday's game was quite a spectacle.
Lou Nanne To Lead Gophers Sports FundraisingFormer University of Minnesota hockey star Lou Nanne, now a prominent Gophers booster, has been picked to lead the school's fundraising campaign for enhanced athletic facilities. The university announced the news on Monday. With a separate practice building for the men's and women's basketball teams at the top of the list, the Gophers are pursuing $190 million in private money to upgrade their sports programs. Football practice facility renovation is also a high priority. Nanne will lead a new volunteer leadership council that will assist the athletic department in meeting the needs of the athletes, coaches and programs.
Ex-Gen. Manager Of MN North Stars Talks LockoutLou Nanne thinks the lock out could have been avoided if only the sides would have started negotiating earlier. He said he believes the Players Association could have started earlier.
Mike Max Monday Morning SportsMike Max joined Dave Lee to talk sports on the WCCO Morning News.
Vikings Departure Could Lead To Large Fallout In MinnesotaThe last professional sports team to leave Minnesota was the North Stars. Seven years after the North Stars left, the Minnesota Wild began play at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. But getting professional hockey to return came at a steep price.
Esme’s Blog: The Uphill Climb To Change Hockey CultureThis weekend the family of Jack Jablonski announced a "grass roots" effort to change the game of hockey to make it safer.