Crews Start Prepping TCF Bank Stadium For Outdoor HockeyWe're a little more than a week away from the return of professional hockey to the great outdoors in Minnesota. The Minnesota Wild will host the Chicago Blackhawks for an outdoor game at TCF Bank Stadium on the campus of the University of Minnesota.
Banham Gets Praise From Kobe Bryant For 60-Point GameUniversity of Minnesota senior Rachel Banham made national headlines on Sunday after scoring 60 points as the Gophers beat Northwestern in double overtime. The Lakeville native heard from her basketball idol on Tuesday, thanks to social media.
Ryder Cup Trophy Coming To Minnesota Golf ShowThe Ryder Cup will be held at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska in September, but golf fans won't have to wait that long to see one of the most historic trophies in golf. The trophy will make an appearance on Saturday at the Minnesota Golf Show at the Minneapolis Convention Center from 12 to 4 p.m.
Good Question: How Long Can Athletes Stay In The Game?At 39 years old, Peyton Manning is now the oldest quarterback to win a Super Bowl. He's been playing 18 years in the NFL, which is 15 years longer than the average NFL player.
Wild Continues Search For Answers Back On Home IceIf the Wild are going to pull themselves out of the hockey equivalent of quicksand, General Manager Chuck Fletcher said Saturday the players have to start playing "the right way."
Banham Earns Big Ten Honor After Setting Scoring RecordUniversity of Minnesota senior guard Rachel Banham set a Big Ten single-game record and tied an NCAA record with 60 points in a win at Northwestern Sunday. Banham was named the Big Ten Player of the Week on Monday.
Banham Scores Record 60 Points, Gophers Beat NorthwesternUniversity of Minnesota senior guard Rachel Banham made history Sunday as the Gophers beat Northwestern 112-106 in double overtime. Banham set a Big Ten scoring record and a school record with 60 points.
Golfers Hit Lake Minnetonka For The 'Chilly Open'Lake Minnetonka becomes a frozen golf course this weekend. Saturday is the Chilly Open on Wayzata Bay. There are three, nine-hole courses. Tennis balls and hockey pucks replace golf balls and clubs in this tournament.
Gophers See Versatility In Burnsville's Kamal MartinThe Gophers landed a few locals in the spectacle of this year's signing day, including Burnsville quarterback Kamal Martin.
Shabazz Muhammad Hoping To Step Up Role With TimberwolvesThe Timberwolves are spending this season trying to figure out what they have to work with in the future. What they want off the bench is for Shabazz Muhammad to be a factor, every night.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Controls Its Destiny In MIAC RaceSt. Thomas is rolling yet again this season. After cruising to an 87-72 win Wednesday night over Gustavus, the Tommies are 18-1 on the regular season and 13-1 in MIAC play with six games to go. They're on the verge of clinching a playoff spot with a four-game lead in the league and should secure the No. 1 seed for the MIAC Playoffs.
2 Children Found Home Alone In Hibbing House Fire, Mother ChargedA 24-year-old woman has been charged with child endangerment after two children were found unattended on the scene of a house fire in Hibbing.