Wild Sign Konopka and Mitchell; Continue Pursuit of Parise, Suter
The Minnesota continue to pursue free agent left wing Zach Parise and defenseman Ryan Suter but announced the signing of free agent center Zenon Konopka from Ottawa and center/right wing Torry Mitchell from San Jose. Konopka signs a 2-year deal worth $925,000 per season and Mitchell signs a 3-year contract worth $1.9 Million a season.
Parise has narrowed his list to a few teams and is expected to decide by Monday afternoon. The Wild have reportedly offered contracts to both Parise and Suter but many teams have as well. Pittsburgh is reportedly the favorite to land Parise.