Wolves Finally Come Out On Top After Heartache, Bad LuckHis voice cracking and tears welling in his eyes, Flip Saunders pointed to the sky about 20 minutes after the Minnesota Timberwolves — the franchise that has been down on its luck for most of the past 25 years — won the draft lottery to get the No. 1 overall selection.
7th-Round Pick Price Finds Mentor In Former Viking Long before Jabari Price was trying to build an NFL future, he caught the eye of Tyrone Carter. When Price was getting ready for the NFL draft, he trained with Carter. After Price was selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the seventh round, the former NFL defensive back was even more eager to mentor his fellow Pompano Beach, Florida, resident and Blanche Ely High School graduate.
Zach Moore Works Toward NFL Draft DayZach Moore did not grow up in affluence and when he signed on to play at Concordia University in St. Paul, the NFL seemed light years away. Moore grew up on the south side of Chicago. "The south side of Chicago is notorious. You know you hear about a lot of the shootings and deaths, and, you know, the gang mentality that’s associated with it," Moore said.
Wild Trade Setoguchi To Jets For Draft Pick The Minnesota Wild are sending forward Devin Setoguchi to the Winnipeg Jets for a second-round pick in next year's draft.
Twins Sign 1st-Round Draft Pick Kohl Stewart The Minnesota Twins have signed right-hander Kohl Stewart, the fourth overall pick in the draft two weeks ago.
Report: T-Wolves Draft Pick Heading To Europe Minnesota's second-round draft pick Robbie Hummel says he will play in Europe rather than the NBA next season.
Vikes Sign Rookie CB Robinson; Kalil Deal Not DoneThe Minnesota Vikings have signed third-round draft pick Josh Robinson, the cornerback from Central Florida.
Vikings Sign 4th-Round Draft Pick Rhett Ellison The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Rhett Ellison and now have seven of their 10 draft picks under contract.
Wolves Happy To Have 1st Round Pick BackThe Minnesota Timberwolves have found one reason to celebrate despite this rough finish to the season.
Twins Get Deal Done With 1st-Round Draft PickThe Minnesota Twins have signed their first-round draft pick, shortstop Levi Michael.
Wild Sign Rookie BrodinThe Minnesota Wild have signed first-round draft pick Jonas Brodin to an entry-level contract.
Wolves Say They're Keeping No. 2, For NowMinnesota assistant general manager Tony Ronzone says the Timberwolves are leaning toward keeping the second overall pick in this month's NBA draft.