Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/20/14
ROSEVILLE, Minn. Charlie Coyle's smile comes easy these days, the result of hard work, determination and foresight that is about to pay off for the Minnesota Wild prospect.Coyle can almost feel his dream of playing in the NHL about to come true. It's been his singular focus since he was acquired by Minnesota from the San Jose Sharks in a draft-day trade last season. This past year, his sights have been set on making the Wild roster this coming season. With an NHL job on his mind, Coyle had to make some tough decisions the past year, including leaving Boston University midway through his second season to play junior hockey in Canada. But Coyle, recently ranked as one of the top prospects in all of the NHL, is ready to make his dream come true."You want to set your goals high, so I want to be on the big team playing and I'm always going to play for a spot and work as hard as I usually do," Coyle said Thursday while participating in the final stop of the Minnesota's summer road tour. ...
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