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Wild players meet fans in Breezy Point

Charlie Coyle, a forward with the Minnesota Wild hockey team, signs a cast for Ryan Fritz, 9, Pequot Lakes. Photo by Nancy Vogt1 / 3
Cooper Hiles, 14, Crosslake, receives a signed photo from Minnesota Wild forward Charlie Coyle on Thursday, June 26, at the Breezy Point Ice Arena. Also on the Wild's Road Tour were fellow forward Jason Zucker, second from left, and former North Stars players Mike Craig and Tom Reid. Photo by Nancy Vogt2 / 3
Charlie Coyle of the Minnesota Wild asks if the tiny shirt he signed will fit him while fellow player Jason Zucker laughs when the Wild's Road Tour stopped Thursday, June 26, at the Breezy Point Ice Arena. Photo by Nancy Vogt3 / 3

Minnesota Wild hockey players Charlie Coyle and Jason Zucker, as well as former North Stars players Tom Reid and Mike Craig, greeted more than 700 fans for two hours Wednesday, June 25, at Breezy Point Ice Arena as part of the Wells Fargo Minnesota Wild Road Tour.

They signed promotional photos, as well as items fans brought with them, including hockey pucks and sticks, jerseys and sweatshirts, and hats.

After spending the night at Breezy Point Resort and playing a round of golf Thursday, June 26, the tour headed to Princeton and Buffalo. It all led up to the Summer Bash/NHL Draft Watch Party on Friday, June 27, at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

Coyle and Zucker are forwards on the team that reached the second round of playoffs this past season for the first time since 2003.

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