Winter Olympic star and Minnesota Wild Zach Parise supports Defending The Blue Line®.
August 11, 2014 - The 2014 DTBL Warrior Camp was held for 60 military kids who stayed at Camp Ripley in Minnesota and skated at St. Cloud University Huskie Ice. On one of the days at the camp, there was a conference call between the kids, Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks, and Zach Parise of the Minnesota Wild. It was one of the highlights of the camp. Special thanks to these two Pro's for taking the time to answer all the questions from our little warriors!
May 2014 - Zach Parise joined NHL Live on Memorial Day to talk about the importance of the “Defending the Blue Line” foundation and his team’s successful season. Listen to Zach’s interview.
April 2014- Zach Parise nominated for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy for his work with Defending The Blue Line®.
February 2014 - A Day In The Life of Zach Parise! This February episode of Becoming Wild, features MN Wild and DTBL Warrior, Zach Parise. There is a cameo in this video by DTBL President Shane Hudella. Thank you to Zach and the Wild for everything they have done, and continue to do, for military families!
May 21, 2013 - Zach Parise helped military kids with their love of hockey by presenting DTBL with a check for $10,000. Read the article.
February - March 2013 - Zach Parise was one of the players to help support the Gander Mountain "Puck For A Buck" campaign to benefit DTBL. Check out his video for "Puck For A Buck".
October 28, 2012 - Parise was a headliner in the NHL Players Charity Game. Listen to his interview with K102's morning crew here...
June 20, 2012 - Parise attended the NHL Players Charity Game to benefit DTBL. It was a great day and evening of autographs and a hockey game between Team East/Air Force/Fox9 vs Team West/Army/KARE11.
June 2012 - Photos of Zach Parise at Camp Ripley, Minnesota:
July 20, 2011 - Zach participated in the NHL Charity Hockey Game in Cottage Grove, MN. The event was set to benefit Hastings & Cottage Grove youth hockey associations, as well as Defending The Blue Line®.
2011 - Along with Easton Hockey he also helped out DTBL with a used equipment gear drive for the military kids.