Thiessen contributing any way he can

With the first few weeks of 2020 behind him, Cleveland Monsters goaltender Brad Thiessen paused to reflect on a decade, now behind him, that aligned precisely with the extent of his professional playing career to date.

Road to St. Paul runs through Des Moines

The distance between Wells Fargo Arena and the Xcel Energy Center is roughly 244 miles. But after seven years, that distance for players on the Iowa Wild seems to be a lot shorter than it used to be.