WILD DEVELOPMENT CAMP
What: Forty-two Wild prospects and invitees will take part in the team's development camp. On-ice practice sessions this week will be run by Houston Aeros coach John Torchetti, Wild director of player development Brad Bombardir and Wild assistant coach Darby Hendrickson.
When: Monday-Sunday; two free scrimmages open to the public take place at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday (Gate 1 opens at 10:30 a.m.).
Where: Xcel Energy Center
Top prospects: Mikael Granlund (2010 draft, ninth overall), Charlie Coyle (2010, 28th), Matt Hackett (2009, 77th), Brett Bulmer (2010, 39th), Johan Larsson (2010, 56th), Jason Zucker (2010, 59th), Jonas Brodin (2011, 10th); Zack Phillips (2011, 28th), Mario Lucia (2011, 60th) and Darcy Kuemper (2009, 161st).
Youngsters vying for spots next season: D Jared Spurgeon; D Marco Scandella; C Cody Almond; C David McIntyre; RW Carson McMillan.
Youngsters of interest: Chad Rau (Eden Prairie); Justin Fontaine (Minnesota Duluth); Chay Genoway (North Dakota); Kyle Medvec (Apple Valley, University of Vermont); Nick Seeler (Eden Prairie); J.T. Brown (Burnsville, Minnesota Duluth)*; Jack Connolly (Minnesota Duluth)*; Mike Kramer (Como Park, Princeton)*; Derik Johnson (Bloomington)*; Sam Lofquist (former Gopher)*