Wild’s Zach Parise to miss game vs. Sharks


Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise will miss tonight’s game against the San Jose Sharks to be with his father, who is battling lung cancer.

Parise has 14 goals and 30 points in 32 games this season.

J.P. Parise appeared in 890 games with the Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Minnesota North Stars and New York Islanders. The forward had 238 goals and 594 points to go along with 706 penalty minutes in parts of 16 seasons.