Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/14/14

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 16: Zach Parise #9 of the New Jersey Devils looks on during the game against the Atlanta Thrashers at the Prudential Center on October 16, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. One week after the Minnesota Wild landed the NHL's two biggest free agents, their jerseys could be found all over at the Second Annual NHL Charity Game at the Cottage Grove Ice Arena on Wednesday.Already, Wild fans had purchased the jerseys and T-shirts of forward Zach Parise and defenseman Ryan Suter and were wearing them proudly as they stood in line for autographs from NHL players.The list of players participating Wednesday did not include Parise, although the Minnesota native did take part in the inaugural event a year ago. Some of Parise's new Wild teammates were in attendance this year, however, and they were practically giddy when asked about Minnesota's new additions."I was really pumped," said Chad Rau, Wild forward and Eden Prairie, Minn., native who made his NHL debut last season. "I think it's awesome for Minnesota and Minnesota hockey, the whole organization. Especially growing up and being a fan of the Wild, it's just great for the team."Parise an...
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