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Deafness Never Holds Back St. Thomas Academy Basketball PlayerEddie Perry is a senior, and a starter, and the Cadets' defensive stopper always assigned with guarding the other team's best player.
Wild Fall To Flyers 3-2 For 6th Loss In 7 GamesMatt Read scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, Steve Mason stopped 24 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Thursday night.
NCAA Tournament Results And Conference PerceptionWas the Big Ten underrated? The ACC overrated? Comparing conferences come NCAA Tournament time is complicated.
NCAA Tournament Results And Conference PerceptionWas the Big Ten underrated? The ACC overrated? Comparing conferences come NCAA Tournament time is complicated.
Wild Agree To Terms With Wisconsin Forward Luke KuninThe Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract with former Wisconsin forward Luke Kunin.
WATCH: Fan Essentials: Best Tournament Coach EverFan Essentials looks at the legendary coaches who have made NCAA Tournament history, though not this year.
30 Players: Willson Contreras Ready To Be Cubs Starting CatcherThe Cubs are loaded with young talent and this year they hope to get a full year from their young catcher who made a big impact in the second half of the season.
Frank & Amelia: The Basketball ParentsCameras caught up with our favorite basketball parents, Frank and Amelia, as they watched their son play for St. Thomas Academy in the State Basketball Tournament.
LaVine Expects To Return From ACL Tear 'Better Than Ever'After crashing to the court in a collision with Andre Drummond, Zach LaVine clutched his left knee and felt some discomfort.
Vikings RB Latavius Murray Has Ankle SurgeryThe Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday that newly-signed running back Latavius Murray had surgery on his ankle.
Future Is Now For Twins Outfield With Buxton, Kepler & RosarioWhen Byron Buxton, Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario started in the Minnesota Twins organization, they were spindly teenagers with plenty of potential.
Rising Star: Oregon Guard Tyler DorseyTyler Dorsey, Oregon's sophomore guard, has been on a scoring tear. Can he keep his Ducks flying against the Wolverines from Michigan?

Twins

Future Is Now For Twins Outfield With Buxton, Kepler & RosarioWhen Byron Buxton, Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario started in the Minnesota Twins organization, they were spindly teenagers with plenty of potential.
Twins Pitcher Trevor May Has Tommy John SurgeryMinnesota Twins right-hander Trevor May has undergone Tommy John elbow surgery that will keep him off the mound this season.
Twins' Kepler Plays 2 Days After Scary Hand InjuryMax Kepler singled in three at-bats Monday, two days after a scary-looking hand injury as the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2.
Twins Talk: Spring Training Is For The Fans, TooDuring the 2017 spring training games, the team has been displaying some explosive offense, and respectable defense. The pitching is a little weak, though. If they can get that straightened out, they'll have a fun and competitive team.
For An Ailing Rotation, Twins Have An Anchor In SantanaWith a rotation badly in need of improvement, the Minnesota Twins can at least count on Ervin Santana as their anchor.
Twins Unveil $99 Ballpark Pass For 30 Games In April, MayThe Minnesota Twins have a new way to entice fans to Target Field: a $99 spring ballpark pass covering 30 games in April and May.
Timberwolves Ticket Prices Among Lowest In NBAA recent study found the Minnesota Timberwolves are one of the most affordable teams to see in the NBA.
Rowson Impresses Molitor In Work With Twins' Young HittersA member of the 3,000-hit club and the Hall of Fame, Paul Molitor was impressed by new Minnesota Twins hitting coach James Rowson.
Twins 2017 Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale SaturdayThe Twins announced Tuesday that single-game tickets for the 2017 season will go on sale at 9 a.m. Saturday.
4 Minnesota Athletes Most Important To Their TeamsMany of Minnesota's teams are at a crossroads and if we didn't know already, we'll find out who the athletes most important to their teams are.
Joe Mauer On 14th Season With Twins: 'It's Pretty Special'For a local kid that grew up a Minnesota Twins fan, Joe Mauer has had quite a career with his home team.
Dozier: 'I Thought That I Wasn't Coming Back'Brian Dozier participated in Minnesota's first full-squad workout on Sunday. Yup, he was a little surprised, too.

Wild

Wild Fall To Flyers 3-2 For 6th Loss In 7 GamesMatt Read scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, Steve Mason stopped 24 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Thursday night.
Wild Agree To Terms With Wisconsin Forward Luke KuninThe Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract with former Wisconsin forward Luke Kunin.
Quick Goals From Hanzal, Coyle Put Wild Over Sharks 3-2Martin Hanzal and Charlie Coyle scored 15 seconds apart for Minnesota late in the second period, and the Wild stopped a five-game losing streak.
4 Reasons Recent Slump Should Have Wild Fans WorriedThe Wild have lost five straight games and are in danger of losing the No. 2 spot in the Western Conference with 11 games to go.
Wild Rally From Down 4-0, Lose 5-4 At WinnipegIt was Minnesota's fifth straight loss. The last time the Wild lost five in a row was the final five regular season games last spring.
Iowa Wild Players Work To Stay Ready For NHL ReturnIts' a pregame skate in Milwaukee. Milwaukee is not an NHL city, so this is not where they want to be.
Wild Lose 4th Straight Game, 3-2 To RangersOscar Lindberg had a goal and an assist, Antti Raanta made 25 saves and the New York Rangers held on to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Saturday night.
Wild Fall To Hurricanes 3-1 For 5th Loss In 6 GamesVictor Rask scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:24 to play and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Thursday night.
Ovechkin Snaps Goal Drought As Capitals Beat Wild 4-2Alex Ovechkin ended the longest goal-scoring drought of his career as the Washington Capitals held on to beat the Minnesota Wild 4-2 Tuesday.
Crawford, Kane & Panarin Carry Blackhawks Over Wild, 4-2 Patrick Kane and Artemi Panarin scored on Chicago's first two shots, Corey Crawford made 42 saves and the Blackhawks defeated Minnesota 4-2 on Sunday to pull within a point of the Central Division-leading Wild.
Parise, Staal Lift Wild Over Panthers 7-4Zach Parise scored the go-ahead goal with 5:07 left and the Minnesota Wild pulled away to beat the reeling Florida Panthers 7-4 on Friday night.
Wiggins Comes Up Big, Wolves Top Warriors, 103-102Andrew Wiggins scored 20 of his 24 points in the second half and hit the go-ahead free throws with 12.8 seconds left.

Timberwolves

LaVine Expects To Return From ACL Tear 'Better Than Ever'After crashing to the court in a collision with Andre Drummond, Zach LaVine clutched his left knee and felt some discomfort.
San Antonio Spurs Top Timberwolves 100 – 93The San Antonio Spurs appeared to be in trouble when Kawhi Leonard had to go to the bench in the fourth quarter after getting poked in his left eye.
Timberwolves To Unveil New Logo April 11The Timberwolves announced Tuesday that they will unveil a new logo during halftime of their home finale as part of Fan Appreciation Night.
Timberwolves Sign F Omri CasspiThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday they have signed forward Omri Casspi.
Timberwolves To Play Warriors Twice In China In 2017 PreseasonThe Minnesota Timberwolves will play the Golden State Warriors in two preseason games next year in China, the NBA announced on Monday.
Timberwolves Can't Contain Davis, Lose 123-109Anthony Davis had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves 123-109 on Sunday.
Source: Timberwolves Agree To Deal With CasspiA person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a deal with free agent forward Omri Casspi.
Heat Rally Late To Beat Timberwolves 105-123Karl-Anthony Towns had 31 points and 11 rebounds for the Timberwolves, who were 21 for 22 from the foul line.
Bjelica Out For Season With Left Foot InjuryMinnesota Timberwolves forward Nemanja Bjelica will miss the rest of the season with an injured left foot, a significant loss for a team.
Celtics Pull Up In 2nd Half To Beat Timberwolves 117-104Isaiah Thomas scored 27 points to lead the Boston Celtics past the Minnesota Timberwolves 117-104 on Wednesday night.
Timberwolves Win 119-104 As Wizards' Magic Runs OutKarl-Anthony Towns had 39 points and 13 rebounds, Ricky Rubio scored 22 points and broke his own franchise record with 19 assists, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Washington Wizards 119-104 on Monday night.
Karl-Anthony Towns Named Western Conference Player Of The WeekKarl-Anthony Towns averaged 29 points, 12.3 rebounds and 1.3 blocks in more than 37 minutes per game as the Timberwolves went 2-1 last week.

Vikings

Vikings RB Latavius Murray Has Ankle SurgeryThe Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday that newly-signed running back Latavius Murray had surgery on his ankle.
Vikings Finalize Extension With WR Adam ThielenThe Minnesota Vikings have finalized their contract extension with wide receiver Adam Thielen.
'Approaching The Finish Line': Age-Defying Newman Returns To VikingsTerence Newman wasn't ready to be done with the NFL, mentally or physically, but the desire to continue his career was only as good as a team's interest in him.
With Signing Of Latavius Murray, Vikings Bid Adrian Peterson FarewellAdrian Peterson has taken his final handoff for Minnesota, a 10-year run featuring a league MVP award, plenty of off-the-field drama and a franchise-leading 11,747 yards rushing over 123 regular-season games.
In First 24 Hours, More Than 7,000 Volunteer For MN Super BowlThe Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee doesn't seem to be having too much trouble finding volunteers for Super Bowl LII.
4 Things To Know: 'America First' Budget, Vikings RB Signing & MoreFrom the White House set to release new budget outline to the Minnesota Vikings signing a running back, here are the four stories to know for Thursday, March 16.
Vikings Sign RB Latavius Murray, Former RaiderThe Minnesota Vikings have signed former Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray.
Vikings Re-Sign WR Adam ThielenAfter having the best season of his NFL career, wide receiver Adam Thielen is reportedly staying with the Minnesota Vikings.
Vikings Agree To Terms With CB Terence NewmanThe Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday that they've agreed to terms to bring back cornerback Terence Newman.
Lawmakers Working On Tax Breaks For Super Bowl LIIState lawmakers are advancing tax breaks for Super Bowl-related events ahead of next year's big game in Minnesota.
Vikings Sign Former Packers DE Datone JonesThe Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday they've signed free agent defensive end Datone Jones.
Patterson Aims To Show Raiders He Does More Than Return KicksWhen the Oakland Raiders told him they wanted to get more out of him as a big-play wide receiver, he jumped at the chance to sign a two-year deal as a free agent.

Lynx

Lynx Announce Additions To Basketball OperationsThe Lynx have hired Walt Hopkins as assistant coach and Annie Isler as video coordinator.
Lynx Hire James Wade To Be Assistant CoachThe Minnesota Lynx announced Thursday that they've hired James Wade to join their staff as an assistant coach.
Lynx Associate Head Coach Jim Petersen Stepping DownLongtime Minnesota Lynx assistant Jim Petersen is stepping down, the team announced Friday.
Maya Moore, WNBA Stars Starting To Invest In Food IndustryWhether it's to plan for their future once basketball is done, promote healthy living or just to have some fun, WNBA players such as Sue Bird and Maya Moore are getting involved in the food industry.
Lynx To Open 2017 Season May 14 At Xcel Energy CenterAfter coming up just short in the WNBA Finals, the Minnesota Lynx announced its schedule for the 2017 season on Tuesday.
WNBA: Ogwumike's Shot Should Not Have CountedThe Lynx are upset. Their coach is upset. Their fans are upset. Gov. Mark Dayton is upset. Now the WNBA says it doesn't blame them for feeling that way.
4 Things To Know: Lynx Lose, Lady Gaga New Album, Russian Hacking & MoreFrom the Minnesota Lynx losing Game 5 of the WNBA finals to Lady Gaga’s new album, here is a look at the top four stories from Oct. 21, 2016.
Sparks Inch Past Lynx 77-76 In Game 5 To Win WNBA TitleNneka Ogwumike's short jumper with 3.1 seconds left gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the defending champion Minnesota Lynx.
Mayors Hodges, Garcetti Wager Books Over WNBA Finals Game 5Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has accepted a friendly bet with Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges over the outcome of the WNBA Finals series between the Sparks and Lynx.
Lynx Fans Ready To Celebrate Another WNBA TitleThe "Roar-For-4" can be heard all over the Twin Cities as fans are gearing up for Game 5 of the WNBA Finals.
How To Get Tickets To Game 5 Of The WNBA FinalsAs the Minnesota Lynx look to finish off the Los Angeles Sparks Thursday night at Target Center, fans should know that the ticket situation is unique.
4 Things To Know: Final Presidential Debate, Lynx In Game 5, ISIS & MoreFrom the third and final presidential debate to the final, decisive game in the WNBA finals, here is a look at the top four stories from Oct. 20, 2016.

Gophers

Gopher Football Holds First Open Practice With Coach FleckThe Gophers have had three practices this year, but this is the first time our camera was allowed to capture the occasion.
3 Gopher Football Players Cleared In Sexual Assault CaseThree Minnesota football players were cleared of sexual harassment allegations in the final round of appeals at the school and will be allowed to return to spring practice, while two more had their suspensions in connection with allegations of a sexual assault upheld.
Gophers Get No. 1 Seed For NCAA Hockey TournamentThe Gophers, after falling to Penn State in double overtime of the Big Ten semifinals, are a No. 1 seed in the Northeast Region in Manchester, New Hampshire.
McGill, Clarkson Knock Minnesota Out Of Women's Frozen FourRhyen McGill scored with 1:31 left and Clarkson never trailed in its 4-3 win over Minnesota on Friday night in the women's Frozen Four.
Turnaround, Tourney Bid Give Gophers High Hopes For Next YearWith eight straight victories to recover from a 3-6 start in Big Ten play, Minnesota finished with its first winning conference record since 2005 and its best mark in 20 years since the program's only Final Four appearance.
Watching March Madness At Work? You're Not AloneLast year, people spent 18.1 million hours consuming video via NCAA March Madness Live, the app that delivers content including game feeds, scores and bracket contests to mobile devices and through the internet.
Middle Tennessee St.'s Win Over Gophers Was Sole 12 Seed UpsetThe 12 seeds had a down year in the NCAA Tournament's opening round. The pairing that has become famous — or infamous — for first-round upsets yielded just one win for 12-seeds in four games on Thursday.
Good Question: How Much Do NCAA Schools Get During March Madness?The NCAA tournament brings in more than $800 million through TV rights and ticket sales. It funds a majority of what the NCAA does.
Middle Tennessee State Takes Down Gophers In 1st Round, 81-72Middle Tennessee took down another Big Ten team in the NCAA Tournament, though the latest victory didn't really feel like an upset.
Gophers Guards Ready To Play Major Minutes At NCAA TournamentThe Gophers really only have two experienced guards coming in: Dupree McBrayer and Nate Mason. It might not be ideal, but they have to carry the load and that means major minutes.
Gopher Women Rare Underdog At NCAA Frozen FourEntering Frozen Four weekend this year, the Gophers are not considered the favorite.
Gophers Players, Fans Excited For First NCAA Tournament In 4 YearsThe Minnesota Gophers are on the road to the NCAA Tournament, and their fans are following them.

St. Thomas

Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Gets NCAA Bid, Will Face AugustanaThe St. Thomas basketball team had arguably the longest 90 hours of its season late last week, waiting to learn its NCAA Tournament fate.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Basketball Top Seed For MIAC PlayoffsAfter starting 1-2 in MIAC play, St. Thomas finished 15-5 and is the No. 1 seed for the playoffs. The Tommies host St. John's Thursday night.
Earliest Outdoor Baseball Game Ever In Minnesota?Some baseball teams are taking advantage of Friday's mild weather and playing outdoor baseball.
Tickets For Tommie/Johnnie Football Game Go On Sale TuesdayThe Minnesota Twins and St. Thomas announced Monday that tickets for the inaugural football game at Target Field will go on sale Tuesday.
Tommies Blog: Turnovers Plague St. Thomas In Loss To OshkoshThe No. 3-ranked St. Thomas football team had its season end in a 34-31 loss to UW-Oshkosh on Saturday in the NCAA quarterfinals.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Dominates Coe, Oshkosh Awaits In QuarterfinalsThe St. Thomas football team, ranked No. 3 in the country, appears to be peaking at the right time.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Dominates Northwestern, No. 16 Coe NextThe St. Thomas football team hosts No. 16-ranked Coe College Saturday after shutting out Northwestern 43-0 in the opening round of the playoffs last week.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Hosts Northwestern In NCAA OpenerThe No. 3-ranked St. Thomas football team will host Northwestern of St. Paul in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs on Saturday.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Can Lock Up MIAC Title Against St. OlafThe St. Thomas football team knows this much: It's in the NCAA Playoffs regardless of what happens on Saturday in its regular season finale.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Takes Unbeaten Season To GustavusSt. Thomas relied on its defense in a 27-6 win at Bethel Saturday. Next up for the No. 4-ranked Tommies is Gustavus, in St. Peter.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Ready For Next Test At BethelNo. 4-ranked St. Thomas heads to Bethel Saturday, with the Royals looking to play the role of MIAC spoiler.
Tommies Blog: Off Bye Week, No. 4 St. Thomas Hosts Hamline SaturdayAfter a late comeback to beat Concordia-Moorhead and off a bye week, No. 4 St. Thomas hosts Hamline on Saturday.

HS Sports

Frank & Amelia: The Basketball ParentsCameras caught up with our favorite basketball parents, Frank and Amelia, as they watched their son play for St. Thomas Academy in the State Basketball Tournament.
Champlin Park Senior Hits Buzzer-Beater To Knock Off Chaska, 53-50Champlin Park senior Sam Dubois scored just six points in 18 minutes Wednesday, but the Rebels' guard hit a shot that he'll remember for the rest of his life.
Prep Blog: State Basketball Tournament Features Several Division I RecruitsThis week's Boys State Basketball Tournament features several future Division I players.
Columbia-Bound Chaska Senior Hits Game-Winner, Sends Hawks To StateIn the closing seconds of the section championship with the game tied and on the line, Chaska put the ball and its hopes in the hands of its best player, Myles Hanson.
Minneapolis Hockey Hall Of Fame Honors City's Unmatched HistoryIt's a city with one of the richest hockey histories in the United States -- a history that has never been documented. Until now.
Meet Jalen Suggs: Minnehaha Academy's Freshman SuperstarJalen Suggs, who is just a freshman at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, is turning heads for his play in a couple different sports.
Adapted Floor Hockey Team The Pride Of BrainerdThere's a lot of northern pride in Brainerd this weekend as the state hockey tournament moves from the ice to the gym.
Eden Prairie's Mittelstadt Named AP Player Of The YearCasey Mittelstadt is the Minnesota Associated Press Player of the Year for high school boys hockey.
Greenway Raiders Gather For 50th Anniversary Of Historic ChampionshipWinning the state hockey tournament is a big deal. In '67 it changed the lives of a group of guys from the Iron Range. The Greenway Raiders won their first State Championship that year.
Grand Rapids Beat Moorhead 6-3, Wins First State Title Since 1980Gavin Hain had a hat trick to lead Grand Rapids past Moorhead 6-3 on Saturday night to win the Class 2A boys' hockey title.
Hermantown Wins 2nd Straight 1A Boys' Hockey ChampionshipDylan Samberg turned potential devastation into jubilation. The senior scored with 19.4 seconds left in the second overtime and Hermantown won its second straight Class 1A boys' hockey title, beating Monticello/Annandale/Maple Lake 4-3 Saturday.
Bloomington Kennedy Coach Inspires Team By How He Handles TragedyChuck Vavrosky has seen it all on the mat in his legendary career, but nothing prepared him for this fall, and sorting it out is still a process.

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