This from the Minnesota Wild on Friday afternoon concerning a van fire that….burned some of the team’s stuff:
Minnesota Wild statement regarding equipment van fire in parking lot at Scotiabank Place today in Ottawa, Ontario:
“There was a fire in an equipment van in the parking lot at Scotiabank Place this afternoon. No one was injured, but some of the Minnesota Wild’s hockey equipment was damaged. The Wild is in the process of taking inventory to determine the damage to the equipment. Minnesota is scheduled to play at Ottawa Saturday at 6:00 p.m.”
The Wild had practiced earlier in the afternoon at the Kanata Rec Centre and were transporting some of the equipment back to Scotiabank Place.