According to reports out of
Calgary Ottawa, the equipment van for the Minnesota Wild caught fire, destroying much of the hockey players’ equipment. In particular, all of goaltender Niklas Backstrom’s equipment was destroyed.
The Minnesota Wild is sending another planeload of equipment to
Dean Molberg, a talk show host at a sportsradio station in
Calgary Ottawa posted pictures here.
(Photo: Dean Molberg)
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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