Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Mikko Koivu, Petteri Nummelin
Fav Current Wild: Koivu, Bouchard
Fav Non Wild Players: Pietrangelo, Kari Lehtonen, Patrice Bergeron, Korpikoski, Grabner
Fav Wild Prospect: Granlund, Phillips
Fav Non Wild Prospects: Peter Holland, Joel Armia
Fav Movies: Pandorum, Shawshanks redemption, Sin City
Music: Mushroomhead, Aesop Rock, Hans Zimmer (almost every kind of music will do)
Hobbies: Hockey in many ways, jogging, pets
Fav food: Pizza, Cheerios
Fav Beer: Don't have one
Fav Wild moment/how I became a fan: ''Koivu's revenge'', drafting Granlund. Koivu is the biggest reason I became a fan. Also the fact that I'd love to live in Twin Cities. I'll definitely visit it someday
How long I have been a Wild fan: 2009, started following the NHL and looking for a team in that year, so Wild is my ''1st''
Origin of screen name: 7Up and some insult I found funny as a child, didn't know much english then so didn't know what it meant
Nice to see another familiar name...welcome Velmeran!
Hey now none of that Now I feel like I have to fill this thing out..
Age: 28(? I'm bad with remembering this ever since I hit 25)
Location: Farmington, MN
Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars):
Fav Current Wild: Koivu
Fav Non Wild Players: Steve Yzerman
Fav Wild Prospect: Granland
Fav Non Wild Prospects: <I gotta think more about this, I'll come back and edit it eventually>
Fav Movies: Don't have a specific favorite, but some of the top on my list would be Gladiator and The LotR Trilogy.
Hobbies: Hockey (though I'm horrible at it, can't skate backwards ), video games, reading, etc.
Fav food: Hmm a tougie, but since I'm really in the mood for it lets go Veal Parmigiana from Cosetta's.
Fav Beer: Don't have one
Fav Wild moment/how I became a fan: Been a hockey fan for as long as I can remember, but my favorite Wild moment is actually a few. All from
the '03 playoffs. The Electricity that was inside the xcel at the start of Game 3 vs the Avs. Park's OT winner in Game 6. Bruno's OT winner in Game 7. The taunting that was given to Bertuzzi and the entire Canucks team during Game 6.
How long I have been a Wild fan: Fan since Year 1 though those who've known me since '03 know, my loyalty was split with the Wild and the Wings for a few years.
Origin of screen name: I don't even recall anymore, I've had it so long.
Jerseys owned: White #9 Koivu (with C), White #96 Bouchard (Signed), Red #96 Bouchard, Green #11 Dupuis (Signed), Green #21 Parrish (All are old CCM/KOHO Style) Red #91 Federov, begging for a White #19 Yzerman, White #13 Datsyuk, Green (New) #9 Koivu
Kids: No (unless you count the 2 dogs as kids... which somedays they are about as much work)
Fav Non Wild Prospects: Other teams have prospects???
Fav Movies: Van Wilder, Boondock Saints
Music: Alt. Rock
Hobbies: Videogames, Hockey, Other less important sports
Fav food: Changes too often
Fav Beer: Hopslam
Fav Wild moment/how I became a fan: Grew up playing hockey in Minnesota. So as soon as the Wild showed up, I was an instant fan. Favorite moment was watching Bruno burying that game 7 OT winner vs the Avs.
How long I have been a Wild fan: 2000
Origin of screen name: Initials+nickname
Jerseys owned: Original White and Green, Home Red (signed by the boogyman), Alt Green Burns
Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Big D Boogaard (R.I.P), Mikko Koivu, Marek Zidlicky
Fav Current Wild: Mikko Koivu
Fav Non Wild Players: Teemu Selänne, Jarkko Ruutu
Fav Wild Prospect: Mikael Granlund, Mikko Lehtonen
Fav Non Wild Prospects: Sami Vatanen
Fav Movies: Shawshank Redemption, Senna, Days of Thunder, Iron Man (1&2), Mies Vailla Menneisyyttä
Music: Rock and Heavy, with some exceptions. Bands include (but not limited to) Metallica, Disturbed, Korn, Volbeat, The Who, Pantera, Rush, Eppu Normaali, Megadeth, Motörhead, AC/DC
Hobbies: Nothing atm, used to play Floorball as goalie (because my family couldn't afford Hockey), then later did Karting mostly as a hobby, did competitive Giant Slalom for a while younger before I pretty much shattered my knee.
Fav food: Salmon, Lasagne, Pepper steak and grilled sausage.
Fav Beer: Karjala, Fosters
Fav Wild moment/how I became a fan: Via the Finns, to be honest. It has always been the team I choose in EA NHL games though, since NHL2004.
How long I have been a Wild fan: 2004, but followed them more closely since 2008.
Origin of screen name: My nickname which all my friends call me. Comes from my family name.
Jerseys owned: Finnish National Team (Jani Hurme #1), Espoo Blues (2008 #42 Arto Laatikainen)
Holy Diversity, Batman! I don't know if I can handle all these non-Minnesotans. Finns, Japanese, Canadians... Wisconsinites?! Is there some way we can all change our usernames to reflect the appropriate commentary style? Does "Chanhassen Native llamapalooza" even fit in the username box?
Last edited by llamapalooza: 07-05-2011 at 01:09 AM.