Hendrickson named Wild assistant coach
The Minnesota Wild have named former player Darby Hendrickson as an assistant coach.
The Wild made the announcement on Friday. The 38-year-old Hendrickson was on the Wild's original team in the 2000-01 season, playing four years for his hometown team.
Hendrickson is a native of Richfield who played two seasons for the University of Minnesota after winning the state's Mr. Hockey Award.