Going home: Minneapolis-born Zach Parise, who signed with the Minnesota Wild earlier this month, throws the first pitch before the Twins’ game against the Oakland Athletics at Target Field in Minnesota. We’re sure he and noted hockey fan Justin Morneau had a lovely chat. Photo: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images
America’s Sweetheart Zach Parise might have a new home by the end of the day. He’s the biggest prize in this year’s NHL free agent frenzy, which started at noon ET on July 1. Follow all the latest deals and analysis on our thrilling live blog.