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Twins Hire Butch Davis From Orioles Organization

The Minnesota Twins have filled out their field staff by hiring Butch Davis as first base coach. Davis spent the last 20 seasons with the Baltimore Orioles organization.

12/01/2014

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Saunders Says He’s Ready To Get Back To Coaching

A year after taking over the front office, Saunders is no longer just responsible for assembling the talent. He’s now also tasked with developing it, which, as a coach at heart, is what he’s most excited for.

10/04/2014

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Gardenhire Hopes To Return, Despite 90-Loss Season

Another 90-loss season for the Minnesota Twins has left the status of the coaching staff in question.

09/28/2014

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Twins Blog: Ron Gardenhire At All-Star Game

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has never been on the losing side of an All-Star game, and with Target Field hosting this year’s festivities, he doesn’t plan on starting now. This will be the third time Gardenhire’s been a part of an American League All-Star staff.

07/08/2014

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AP Source: Joerger Won’t Coach Wolves, Staying In Memphis

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Dave Joerger has decided to stay in Memphis with the Grizzlies and not go to Minnesota to coach the Timberwolves.

05/25/2014

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Motherwell Added To Minnesota Coaching Staff

Minnesota women’s basketball coach Marlene Stollings has added John “Mo” Motherwell to her coaching staff. The university said Monday that Motherwell will serve as assistant coach and be involved in Gophers recruiting.

05/05/2014

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Timberwolves’ Rick Adelman Retiring After 23 Years

Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has decided to retire after 23 seasons in the NBA, The Associated Press has learned. Adelman was expected to announce his decision Monday morning, according to a person with knowledge of the decision.

04/21/2014

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2-11-14 Bob McDonald Day On The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

The Governor has proclaimed today to be “BOB McDONALD DAY IN MINNESOTA.” Dave Lee caught up with Coach this morning.

02/11/2014

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1-14-14 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the above link to hear the Old Dutch Team Of The Week and Mike Max’s thoughts on Mike Zimmer.

01/14/2014

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1-8-14 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Sid is having a garage sale and you won’t believe what is for sale! Click the above link to listen back.

01/08/2014

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After 50 Years, Olivia HS Golf Coach Steps Away

When John Johnston started coaching boys golf at Olivia High School, Lyndon B. Johnson was President. After 50 years, he just retired this week as the head coach of BOLD High School. “Not in any stretch of my imagination did I think I’d be doing this for that long,” Johnston said.

06/14/2013

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Fmr. Viking Udeze A Welcome Addition To OTAs

The Minnesota Vikings’ organized team activities continue this week and among the visitors was a welcome addition to the camp — former Vikings defensive end Kenechi Udeze.

06/11/2013

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Gary Wilson Reflects On Coaching 28 Years At ‘U Of M’

Gary Wilson has been coaching track and cross country since he got out of college. Last week, at age 66, he decided to hang up the stop watch and retired from the University of Minnesota.

06/10/2013

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Tony Dungy On Life After The NFL

Five-thousand people packed into Eden Prairie’s Grace Church Saturday morning to hear Tony Dungy speak – part of a program called “Rise with the Guys.” Dungy flourished as an NFL coach, and he’s still flourishing.

04/20/2013

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Pitino’s Hired: Now What?

New University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Rich Pitino is here.

But what does it mean to the local basketball community?

04/05/2013

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Shaka Smart Staying At VCU

Highly sought VCU head men’s basketball coach Shaka Smart is staying put, according to a national source.

03/27/2013

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Gophers’ Smith, UCLA’s Howland Feeling Pressure

When Minnesota and UCLA meet Friday in the NCAA tournament, the winning coach just might put the loser out of his job.

03/21/2013

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Beyond Bounds: Asst. UST Coach Mike Keating Thriving Back In Purple

If St. Thomas basketball’s assistant coach Mike Keating were to snag a nasty little paper cut while dishing out scouting reports, I’m certain his blood would not be a maroon hue.

03/08/2013

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Mike Max Says Vikings Will Try To Trade Percy Harvin

Sources tell WCCO’s Mike Max that the No. 1 reason Percy Harvin left the team this season was not his injury, but it was motivated by a blowup he had with Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier.

02/09/2013

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Twins Counting On New Coaches To Help Turnaround

After their second straight last-place finish, the Minnesota Twins shook up their coaching staff.

02/05/2013

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Hoffner Fights For His Coaching Job

Todd Hoffner is fighting to get his job back as head football coach at Minnesota State University-Mankato.

01/03/2013

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Catching Up With Vikings’ Hall Of Fame Coach Bud Grant

Mark Rosen got a chance to sit down and talk football with Vikings’ Hall Of Fame coach, Bud Grant.

11/14/2011

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Gophers Sign Coach Kill To 7-Year Deal

The University of Minnesota has signed Jerry Kill to a seven-year contract to coach the Golden Gophers football team.

10/25/2011

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