the wild’s WEEK AHEAD

Sunday: vs. New Jersey, 7 p.m. (FSN)

Tuesday: vs. Calgary, 7 p.m. (FSN)

Thursday: at Washington, 6 p.m. (FSN)

Saturday: at Carolina, 6 p.m. (FSN)

Player to watch:

Marek Zidlicky, Devils

The Defenseman will play his first game against the Wild since demanding to be traded in 2011. Seventeen of his 25 goals with the Wild were on the power play, and his 123 points are third among defensemen.

VOICES

« I wasn’t overly surprised. We weren’t finishing. » — Wild winger Zach Parise on being separated from center and linemate Mikko Koivu.