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07-07-2012, 10:05 PM
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Fav Wild moment: Aaron Voros boarding Eric Staal


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07-08-2012, 02:37 AM
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Just realized I didn't do this when I posted here first so here goes.

Name: Sam

Age: 21

Location: St. Paul or Superior Wisconsin when I'm at uni

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Koivu or Demitra

Fav Current Wild: Scandella

Fav Non Wild Players: James Reimer

Fav Wild Prospect: Granlund

Fav Non Wild Prospects: Kadri

Fav Movies: High Fidelity, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars(screw the prequels)

Music: A ton. Anything local past or present. At the moment I'm digging The Hold Steady/Lifter Puller, The Replacements, Explosions in the Sky, Jukebox the Ghost, Everything is Made in China, Youth Pictures of Florence Henderson, and Empire! Empire!(I was a lonely estate)

Hobbies: Music, longboarding, writing, going to shows

Fav food: Chinese. I make a mean white boy stir fry.

Fav Beer: Twisted Thistle, but I usually drink Nordeast

Fav Wild moment/how I became a fan: This: or this
I was at both of those games.

How long I have been a Wild fan: 2000

Origin of screen name: I like Star Wars

Jerseys owned: Matt Cullen third with hopefully a Koivu and a Granlund on the way

Married?: No

Kids: No

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07-08-2012, 02:47 AM
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Welcome from Duluth, right across the bridge when you're at uni. =)

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07-08-2012, 05:49 AM
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Sure, why not.

Name: Jesse

Age: 23

Location: Espoo, Finland

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Marián Gáborík and Antti Laaksonen

Fav Current Wild: Dany Heatley

Fav Non Wild Players: Jacob Markström, Dmitri Kulikov, Alexander Ovechkin

Fav Wild Prospect: Granlund and Brodin

Fav Non Wild Prospects: Jacob Markström and Sami Vatanen.
Sami Vatanen only because of this post
http://hfboards.hockeysfuture.com/sh...&postcount=483

Fav Movies: There are too many of them. Gladiator, Das Boot, 007, Star Wars, Clerks 2 to name a few

Music: Really anything from Death metal to Rihanna

Hobbies: Gym, Badminton, Internet

Fav food: Italian food

Fav Beer: Sinebrychoff Porter

Fav Wild moment: I'd have to say it's the signing of Parise and Suter, but we'll see how that turns out. Oh and drafting FBJ.

how I became a fan: Because of Marián Gáborík and cool jerseys.

How long I have been a Wild fan: -05

Origin of screen name: I've been using this name online forever. I think it was -03 or -04 when I was playing Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory, when I came up with the name.

Jerseys owned: Arsenal and Espoon Blues

Married?: Nope

Kids: Some day

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Name: Chris

Age: 21

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Hometown: New York, New York

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Marián Gáborík

Fav Current Wild: Zach Parise

Fav Non Wild Players: Sidney Crosby / Ryan Callahan

Fav Wild Prospect: Jason Zucker

Fav Non Wild Prospects: Chris Krieder

Fav Movies: Gladiator, The Dark Knight trilogy are just some///

Music: Frank Ocean .. HipHop RnB Rock

Hobbies: Interwebs, Music, Sports, Women

Fav food: Pizza/Chipotle/Charleys Grilled Subs

Fav Beer: Not beer drinker, really.

Fav Wild moment: I'd have to say it's the signing of Parise and Suter.

How I became a fan: Because of Marián Gáborík/Moved to The State of Hockey/Cousins influence/Went to a Hockey Rich tradition school influenced me into hockey

How long I have been a Wild fan: 05/06

Origin of screen name: Idk... It was just random thought

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Married?: No

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07-08-2012, 04:43 PM
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Welcome guys, and so many 20-23 year olds, I'm starting to feel like a grandpa.

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welcome new guys/gals.

those videos on this page, ugh, so happy we don't see some of those names in Wild sweaters anymore.

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Welcome from Duluth, right across the bridge when you're at uni. =)
So you're on the side of the lake where you don't have to worry about getting tetanus from getting caught on anything metal... What's it like?


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07-08-2012, 09:47 PM
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So you're on the side of the river where you don't have to worry about getting tetanus from getting caught on anything metal... What's it like?
Livin' the high life here baby, the high life! lol

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07-08-2012, 10:36 PM
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Hey, Soup town isn't all bad. I mean, the town has never been so clean as the floods made it.

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07-13-2012, 12:13 AM
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I guess this would be a good place to start.

Name: Jill or Jilli(not Jilly, for the love of God, my full name isn't Jillyan)

Age: 24

Location: East Bethel, MN

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Wes Walz, Owen Nolan, & Guillaume Latendresse

Fav Current Wild: Zach Parise(yes I know he hasn't played here yet, Gui left though ), Josh Harding, & Matt Kassian

Fav Non Wild Players: Antti Niemi, Logan Couture, & Jordan Staal

Fav Wild Prospect: Mikael Granlund

Fav Non Wild Prospects: The only one I can think off the top of my head is Markstrom.

Fav Movies: 10 things I Hate About You, Pleasantville

Music: No Doubt, Matchbox Twenty, and the Goo Goo Dolls.

Hobbies: Looking up This Day in History, and watching old Geritol commercials on Youtube, check them out, they're a hoot.

Fav food: Things that are unhealthy on the savory side, and cucumbers

Fav Beer: I don't have one.

Fav Wild moment: Um, breaking Dallas' heart at the end of the 2010-2011 season.

how I became a fan: Minnesota got a team, and I was all excited, but I didn't get heavily involved until the 2010-2011 season, but I tried to watch a lot of 09-10

How long I have been a Wild fan: Since "Hockey's Back"

Origin of screen name: Nick Name

Jerseys owned: Latendresse, Koivu, Rolston, and actively looking for a Parise jersey

Married?: Not so far

Kids: Hopeful for later.

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07-13-2012, 12:15 AM
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07-13-2012, 01:24 AM
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I guess this would be a good place to start.

Name: Jill or Jilli(not Jilly, for the love of God, my full name isn't Jillyan)

Age: 24

Location: East Bethel, MN

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Wes Walz, Owen Nolan, & Guillaume Latendresse

Fav Current Wild: Zach Parise(yes I know he hasn't played here yet, Gui left though ), Josh Harding, & Matt Kassian

Fav Non Wild Players: Antti Niemi, Logan Couture, & Jordan Staal

Fav Wild Prospect: Mikael Granlund

Fav Non Wild Prospects: The only one I can think off the top of my head is Markstrom.

Fav Movies: 10 things I Hate About You, Pleasantville

Music: No Doubt, Matchbox Twenty, and the Goo Goo Dolls.

Hobbies: Looking up This Day in History, and watching old Geritol commercials on Youtube, check them out, they're a hoot.

Fav food: Things that are unhealthy on the savory side, and cucumbers

Fav Beer: I don't have one.

Fav Wild moment: Um, breaking Dallas' heart at the end of the 2010-2011 season.

how I became a fan: Minnesota got a team, and I was all excited, but I didn't get heavily involved until the 2010-2011 season, but I tried to watch a lot of 09-10

How long I have been a Wild fan: Since "Hockey's Back"

Origin of screen name: Nick Name

Jerseys owned: Latendresse, Koivu, Rolston, and actively looking for a Parise jersey

Married?: Not so far

Kids: Hopeful for later.
Welcome !!

Those hockey's back commercials were awesome !!!!

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Name: John

Age: 43

Location: Burnsville, MN

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Dino Ciccarelli

Fav Current Wild: Cal Clutterbuck, Marco Scandella

Fav Non Wild Players: Bobby Orr, Steven Stamkos

Fav Wild Prospect: Charlie Coyle

Fav Non Wild Prospects: Jonathan Huberdeau, Nathan Beaulieu (who we should have drafted instead of Brodin, IMO)

Fav Movies: Some Like It Hot, Pulp Fiction, Paint Your Wagon

Music: Trance, Classic Rock, 80's-90's Metal, and a lot of Classical

Hobbies: Computers (being a geek in general), Ren Fest, Taekwondo.

Fav food: My own smoked baby back ribs

Fav Beer: Surly Darkness

Fav Wild moment: Beating Vancouver in 2003 playoffs.

How I became a fan: Been a fan of Minnesota hockey for decades. Was stoked when we were awarded the Wild expansion franchise.

How long I have been a Wild fan: Since they've existed.

Origin of screen name: Name of a character I used to draw a long time ago.

Jerseys owned: Bobby Orr Bruins 50th Anniversary, Wild Red 3rd jersey (pre-Reebok, before red became primary home) with Surfpunk and the number 17 on it.

Married?: Happily

Kids: None, unless you count the four-legged and furry variety, in which case I have six.


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Welcome new peoples! Although in John's (^) case, he may not be all that "new" here.

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Welcome new peoples! Although in John's (^) case, he may not be all that "new" here.
Yeah. Registered for this account a long time ago (during the WMB heyday), but haven't logged in here in almost four years. Trying to reconnect with a bunch of great Wild fans.

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Yeah. Registered for this account a long time ago (during the WMB heyday), but haven't logged in here in almost four years. Trying to reconnect with a bunch of great Wild fans.
Thought that name looked familiar. Are you still over on the other board? Welcome back!

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07-13-2012, 11:49 PM
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Fav Movies: Some Like It Hot, Pulp Fiction, Paint Your Wagon
The funniest musical I have ever seen.

Also welcome

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Thought that name looked familiar. Are you still over on the other board? Welcome back!
Yeah. Not real active, but I've been trying to pop in there a little more lately.

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Yeah. Not real active, but I've been trying to pop in there a little more lately.
hard to join in during the middle of poopstorms and biznitchfests over there :\

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Location: Rosemount, MN

Fav All time Minnesota player (Wild or North Stars): Neal Broten

Fav Current Wild: Parise < So cool I can say that!

Fav Non Wild Players: Crosby, Malkin

Fav Wild Prospect: Granlund

Fav Non Wild Prospects: Anyone from the great state of Minnesota.

Fav Movies: Godfather Trilogy (I am a chick but loathe chick flicks, heh)

Music: Punk & Indie

Hobbies: Sports, both playing and watching, I am a psychologist, I love studying paranormal psychology.

Fav food: Italian anything.

Fav Beer: Not much of a beer drinker, prefer wine when I casually drink which isn't all that often.

Fav Wild moment/how I became a fan: The signings of Parise and Suter! I've always been a fan of the North Stars and then, Wild.

How long I have been a Wild fan: Since they were created.

Origin of screen name: Love sports, Erie, I was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and had a house right off of Lake Erie, though we moved to Minnesota when I was only 2 years old. Still, both sides of my extended family live in Cleveland so I spend a lot of time there.

Jerseys owned: None yet but will be getting Parise and Suter ones!

Married?: No

Kids: No

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Welcome !!

Those hockey's back commercials were awesome !!!!
Yeah they were, they brought back so many fond memories of the earliest years.

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Yeah they were, they brought back so many fond memories of the earliest years.
The one with the players in the hotels was the best.. It's soo true...

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The one with the players in the hotels was the best.. It's soo true...
I miss how they advertised when Andrew Brunette came back with the jersey numbers. I thought it was adorable

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