1981: NHL left wing Aaron Voros born in Vancouver, B.C. Voros has played in the NHL since 2007-08.
1983: Minnesota North Stars signed Tim Coulis as a free agent.
1998: Dallas Stars signed free agent Kelly Fairchild.
2001: Minnesota Wild signed free agent defenseman Jason Marshall and free agent goaltender Dwayne Roloson.
2001: Los Angeles Kings signed free agent defenseman Brett Hauer and free agent left wing Ken Belanger.
2007: Los Angeles Kings signed free agents Tom Preissing, Michal Handzus, Kyle Calder and Ladislav Nagy.
2010: Minnesota Wild signed free agents Warren Peters and Drew Bagnall.
2011: Calgary Flames signed free agent (and Sturgeon Lake, MN native) Clay Wilson.
2012: Dallas Stars re-signed Minneapolis, MN native center Toby Petersen and left wing Antoine Roussel each to two-year, two-way contracts through the 2013-14 season.
2012: Anaheim Ducks re-signed Minneapolis, MN native defenseman Matt Smaby to a one-year contract through the 2012-13 season.
2012: San Jose Sharks re-signed St. Paul, MN native goaltender Alex Stalock to a one-year contract.
2013: Minnesota Wild made qualifying offers to: Defenseman Tyler Cuma, Forward Justin Fontaine, Forward Carson McMillan, Defenseman Kyle Medvec and Jared Spurgeon.
2014: Minnesota Wild signed free agent Joel Rechlicz.
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