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Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise (11) skates in front of Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa during the first period Jan. 23 in St. Paul. USA TODAY Sports

American Parise living the Canadian dream


By Steve Keating, Reuters

Zach Parise is an American hockey star living the Canadian dream.

A hockey loving kid, who grew up learning the game on outdoor rinks and ponds, Parise was driving a Zamboni, cleaning the slick and shiny ice at the local arena before he was old enough to drive a car.

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