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Wolf Pack: Michigan State Teammates Reunited In Hartford

Wolf Pack: Michigan State Teammates Reunited In Hartford

HARTFORD — Seven years ago, they were teammates on the NCAA-champion Michigan State Spartans. Chris Lawrence was a senior captain, Chris Mueller was a 16-goal scorer and one of the leading offensive players. They remained friends after college, both pursuing jobs in arenas — Mueller as a professional hockey player, Lawrence in venue management. This year, their professional lives are intersecting. Lawrence has been running the XL Center since Global Spectrum took control of the building in the summer of 2013. Mueller, an AHL veteran, signed a free agent contract with the New York Rangers last summer and has been playing for the Hartford Wolf Pack this season. The friends...

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