Wild 'are aware' of federal gambling investigation involving Vanek, 'have no further comment'

Ian McLaren
Gary A. Vasquez / USA TODAY Sports / Reuters

The Minnesota Wild released a succinct statement in light of the news that recently signed forward Thomas Vanek was in federal court Monday in relation to a federal gambling investigation, as per Michael Russo of the Star Tribune.

Russo contacted NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly, who said, "We are looking into it, but have no comment at this time."