SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild announced tonight that Emily Gebhart from Eagan, Minn., was the 10 millionth fan to attend a Wild game at Xcel Energy Center.
For being the lucky 10 millionth fan, she received a prize package including a custom Wild 10 Millionth Fan jersey, a team-signed hockey stick, four tickets to the Minnesota Wild game against the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday, March 22 at 1 p.m. at Xcel Energy Center and four tickets to the Big Ten Championship Game on March 22 at 7 p.m. at Xcel Energy Center.
With tonight’s sellout crowd of 18,851, a total of 10,005,259 patrons have attended Wild games at Xcel Energy Center in team history. Minnesota has played 494 regular season games, 36 preseason games and 15 playoff matches at Xcel Energy Center. The team has sold out 487 games played at Xcel Energy Center in franchise history. The capacity for hockey games at Xcel Energy Center is 17,954.