Minnesota Fighting Saints

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Minnesota Fighting Saints
Years Active
1972-76
Team History
Minnesota Fighting Saints (1972-76)
Conference/Division
World Hockey Association (1972-76)
  • Western Division (1972-76)
Venue
St. Paul Civic Center (1973-76)
St. Paul Auditorium (1972)
Key People
Players • Head Coaches • Executives


The Minnesota Fighting Saints was the name of two professional ice hockey teams based in Saint Paul, Minnesota, that played in the World Hockey Association. The first team was one of the WHA's original twelve franchises, playing from 1972 to 1976. The second team was relocated from Cleveland, Ohio, and played for part of the 1976-77 season. Neither edition of the franchise completed its final season of play.

Publications

Home programs by season

Season/Date Type Opponent Venue
1970s
1972-73 Regular Season (1 • 2) n/a St. Paul Civic Center

Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

1970s 1972-73 • 1973-74 • 1974-75 • 1975-76
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Seasons 1972-73 • 1973-74 • 1974-75 • 1975-76 • 1976-77 • 1977-78 • 1978-79
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