The Minnesota Wild are a NHL team based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The team's name was chosen by a fans' contest. The logo suggests the "wild" lands of northern Minnesota. It includes trees, the moon, stars and a river. Those things are surrounded by the outline of the head of a wild animal, possibly a bear.
|Home arena||Xcel Energy Center|
|City||Saint Paul, Minnesota|
|Colors||Iron range red, forest green, harvest gold, Minnesota wheat|
KFAN (100.3 FM)
|General manager||Bill Guerin|
|Head coach||Dean Evason|
|Minor league affiliates||Iowa Wild (AHL)|
Allen Americans (ECHL)
|Division championships||1 (2007–08)|
The Wild joined the NHL in 2000. They play at the Xcel Energy Center in downtown St. Paul.