Minnesota Wild defeat Edmonton Oilers, 4-2

EDMONTON, ALBERTA - There've been better Oilers -- maybe Gretzky and Messier, perhaps Kurri and Coffey.

But last year when the Wild needed to rent ice to practice in suburban Edmonton, the owner of the rink didn't want cash.

He wanted a signed Kyle Brodziak Wild jersey. Now, at least that sweater's worth a couple bucks.

"No. No, it's still not," Brodziak said, laughing.

Brodziak, who grew up an hour outside of Edmonton in St. Paul, Alberta, and was drafted by t...