By Michael Russo
The Wild will introduce its new third jersey on Sunday, Aug. 30 at 12:30 p.m. at the Minnesota State Fair’s FAN Central building.
Minnesota’s new third jersey will be unveiled on stage in front of the FAN Central building starting at 12:30 p.m. The event will feature left wing/part-time model Derek Boogaard and Nordy. The Wild’s State Fair booth will be located in the new FAN Central building this year at the intersection of Dan Patch Avenue and Underwood Street.
The Wild’s scheduled to wear its new third jerseys for the first time on Wednesday, Oct. 21 against the Colorado Avalanche.
Fans can be the first to pre-order the new Minnesota Wild third jersey starting Aug. 30 at the Wild booth at the Minnesota State Fair and at the Hockey Lodge stores located at the Xcel Energy Center and Mall of America. Fans that pre-order the new third jersey will be able to pick it up Oct. 21 at either location. From Oct. 21-26, the Hockey Lodge stores will also be the only Twin Cities locations that fans can purchase the new third jerseys.
If you want to see the Wild’s 77-game TV schedule, go to wild.com. The team will be televised on VERSUS seven times. Also, these games changed to 7 p.m. to accomodate the telecast: Oct. 26 at Chicago, Jan. 5 at Chicago and Feb. 2 at Dallas