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Minnesota Wild Hosts Esports Tournament At Mall Of America

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Ever wanted to play hockey against the Wild? The first-ever Minnesota Wild NHL gaming tournament happened at the Mall of America Monday, and some Wild players were there to take on some fans in the audience.
As the popularity of online gaming rises, esports gaming tournaments are getting more popular with professional sports teams.
“Today the Minnesota Wild is putting on their first-ever eSports tournament. It's been a common thing that has been going around with a lot of NHL teams,” esports commentator Jamie Diazruiz said.
Earlier this month, players went head-to-head in a...
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