Thomas Vanek Signing Autographs (Video)

Thomas Vanek is a left wing for the Minnesota Wild, who began his NHL career with the Sabres, back in 2005. After briefs stints with the Islanders and Canadiens, the native of Austria signed a three-year/$19.5 million contract with Minnesota, this past summer. Vanek starred for the University of Minnesota, winning a national championship in 2003.

Tuesday night, Vanek appeared and signed autographs at Fan HQ Sports Apparel and Collectables, in the Twin Cities suburb of Minnetonka, Minnesota. captured the above original video mix of the event, where Vanek posed for pictures with fans, while also conducting radio interviews.