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Fat Joe ran from first to third in All-Star Celebrity Softball game (Video)

Rapper Fat Joe took part in Sunday's All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball game and provided some surprise entertainment when he found himself having to run from first to third on a Zach Parise single in the first inning. Television announcers rooted him on with "Come on, Fat Joe!" This probably wasn't the situation that Fat Joe pictured himself in when he signed...
Via Holdout Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Local athletes Peterson, Moore and Parise represent at Celebrity Softball Game

MINNEAPOLIS -- The last time Zach Parise took a chop at a softball, someone dressed up in a stuffed bear costume bested him in a home run derby. Fellow Twin Cities sports luminary Adrian Peterson played a total of two organized baseball games during his Texas upbringing. Before Sunday night's All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game, Maya Moore hadn't stepped on a diamond...
Via Fox Sports North
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild sign Thomas Vanek to three-year deal

The Minnesota Wild announced Tuesday that they have signed left wing Thomas Vanek to a three-year, $19.5 million contract. Vanek is the NHL’s eighth-leading goal scorer since 2005-06.  In nine seasons, Vanek has amassed 277 goals and 279 assists. “Thomas is an elite offensive talent who showed a strong desire to play in Minnesota,” Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher said...
Via Sports-Glory
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild: Why 2013-14 met expectations

With another season in the books, the Minnesota Wild made significant strides in its pursuit of bringing a Stanley Cup to the State of Hockey. The 2013-14 season saw the growth of a team that is chomping at the bit and closing in on becoming a perennial power in the National Hockey League. Despite not making the run that many hoped for in the second season of the Zach Parise/Ryan...
Via isportsweb.com
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Parise's two goals lift Wild into Game 7 showdown

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Don't go to Zach Parise if you're looking for a dynamite sound bite. The most personality fans from his home state saw this season came during that light-hearted commercial for Chobani yogurt played ad nauseam during the Olympics. Padless, he's not an imposing figure. Won't win a fastest skater contest, either. But when Wild owner Craig Leipold...
Via Fox Sports North
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild vs Colorado Avalanche: Series preview and prediction

The Minnesota Wild open the first round of the playoffs Thursday against the dynamic and Central Division surprise Colorado Avalanche. The Avs have flourished this season behind a cast of budding superstars and a fiery coach in Patrick Roy. The question now is how this potent team will fair in the playoffs against the more seasoned Wild who have a worse record, but boast more experience...
Via isportsweb.com
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach Parise Named Team USA Captain

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Zach Parise (Minneapolis, Minn./Minnesota Wild/University of North Dakota), who served as an alternate captain for the silver medal-winning 2010 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team, has been named captain of the 2014 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team it was announced today by USA Hockey. Parise is in his second season as an alternate captain with...
Via Kukla's Korner
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Team USA sweater model Parise ribbed by teammates

Images of the outfit the U.S. Olympic team will wear next month were released early Thursday morning. Soon after, the pictures were showing up around the Minnesota Wild locker room. Wild forward and USA Hockey member Zach Parise was one of the models for the U.S. Olympic wear. One of the more striking pictures is Parise standing tall in the sweater the athletes will wear for the...
Via Fox Sports North
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild's Parise calls Thursday return '50-50'

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Outfitted in a standard white practice jersey, there was forward Zach Parise participating in the Minnesota Wild practice on Wednesday as part of the top power-play unit and skating on a regular line. Parise, who's been on injured reserve since Dec. 28 and out of the lineup since Dec. 22 because of a foot injury, was practicing as if he is ready to return when...
Via Fox Sports North
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach Parise critical of Wild after loss to Colorado

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Zach Parise was returning early from a left-foot contusion to give the Minnesota Wild a boost when they hosted the Colorado Avalanche on Friday. After Minnesota allowed the first goal for the sixth consecutive game and trailed 2-0 for the second straight game, Parise and the rest of the Wild weren't in the kind of mood to talk about his return. Friday'...
Via Fox Sports North
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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