Flip Saunders said his top offseason priority was to bring back Nikola Pekovic on a long-term deal. It took weeks of negotiations, but they got it done, with a five year, $60 million contract. Why did it take so long?
Jerome Felton bounced around the NFL, with four different teams the last four years. But when he signed a one-year contract with the Vikings before last season, something clicked. The journeyman has now found a prominent place in Minnesota.
The one area where the Vikings are lacking so called veteran leadership is in the secondary. The departure of Antoine Winfield to Seattle took care of that, which creates an opportunity for Chris Cook to assume a new role after needing to grow up off the field more than on it.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed free agent center Ronny Turiaf. The deal was announced by the team on Thursday. The 30-year-old Turiaf agreed to terms last week on a two-year, $3.2 million contract.
David Kahn is out as president of basketball operations for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Flip Saunders is coming in.
The musicians of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra ratified a three-year agreement with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra Society on Monday, calling for the search of a new SPCO leader.
Union members who have been locked out of American Crystal Sugar plants in Minnesota, Iowa and North Dakota for 20 months are heading back to work.
Community members and donors of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra are offering locked out musicians another alternative if a deal can’t be reached with SPCO management.
The SEIU Local 26 voted unanimously on Saturday afternoon to give their negotiators the power to strike. Thousands of workers who clean and protect building across the Twin Cities are ready to walk off the job.
Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier has one year left on his contract and no concern about his future.
Metro transit employees are going to work Tuesday morning knowing they have a new contract under their belt.
The sweat and sacrifice that Kevin Love put himself through over the last four years to reshape his body and his game have brought him to this point.
Brandon Roy says his retirement from the NBA last year was never final. Roy was introduced Tuesday by the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Minnesota coach Tubby Smith has agreed to terms on a contract extension with the university through the 2016-17 season.
The Minnesota Wild have signed have signed rookie goaltender Johan Gustafsson to a three-year, entry-level contract.