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Jared Spurgeon Named 2nd Permanent Captain in Minnesota Wild History

Jared Spurgeon Named 2nd Permanent Captain in Minnesota Wild History

Photo: Derek Leung - Getty Images The Minnesota Wild lack tradition. It’s not their fault. The National Hockey League was founded in Canada and didn’t include American teams until 1924, when the Boston Bruins were admitted. The early years of professional hockey included more leagues vying for Lord Stanley’s Cup than just the NHL. But in 1942-43, the league was combusted down...

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