Michael Rhey has two loves – Star Wars and the Minnesota Vikings. “I’m a die-hard fan of both,” he said. “I wanted to put my two passions together.” So what do you get with an $1,800 budget and eight months of customizing a costume?
Kenny Chesney’s “No Shoes Nation Tour” with the Zac Brown Band set a Target Field record last week with nearly 44,000 fans attending. In 2012, Chesney and Tim McGraw drew more than 42,500 fans to Target Field for their “Brothers of the Sun Tour.”
Music fans got their fill Wednesday night in St. Paul, enjoying two big bands, and a Minnesota music legend. Fans streamed into Midway Stadium to see My Morning Jacket, Wilco, and Bob Dylan.
There’s something about hockey that always comes back to hair. But for the playoffs Wild fans are getting a clean start.
New University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino’s arrival at Williams Arena wasn’t quite the reception Tubby Smith received six years ago.
The luckiest fan at the Twins’ Opening Day may just have been 6-year-old Keera O’Brien.
To find those with purple pride, look no further than the Vikings Locker Room at the Mall of America.
Playoff fever is officially underway as the Vikings/Packers postseason rematch in Green Bay, Wis., is just three days away.
Inside the Metrodome Sunday afternoon, the atmosphere was electric. There was, after all, a lot on the line for both the Vikings and the Packers. In fitting fashion, the intense game came down to the final seconds.
A 10-year-old Vikings fan wants to hang up his Helga horns all because of what happened in the stands during Sundays game against the Lions.
Scott Carlson and his wife, and their friends Jim Powers and his wife left the Metrodome after a thrilling Vikings’ victory, taking bike taxi to their cars.
Football season is in full swing. In just six hours — the Vikings kicks off their regular season by taking on the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Reporters aren’t the only ones scrambling to make it to every hearing on the Viking stadium bill. A hardcore group of Viking fans are making it, too.
Ever since the Minnesota Vikings began talking about the need for a new football stadium, businesses around the Metrodome have been holding their breath. So when news of a deal that would place a new home for the Vikings on the existing site, fans and area business owners were quick to react.
In a state where sports fans are hungry for something to cheer about, the new look Minnesota Timberwolves have heard the cries, and are answering the call.
KHL coach gets fed up with some fans…..and shows off his sword…I mean stick!
A YouTube video making the rounds at the Minnesota Capitol these days shows a man slowly opening a gift box as ominous music thumps in the background. He folds back the flaps, reaches in and pulls out a foam rubber cheesehead — a symbol of the hated Green Bay Packers next door.
Thousands of football fans are expected to visit Mankato in the coming weeks to watch the Minnesota Vikings at training camp.
At the Minnesota Made Hockey Rink in Edina, a youth tournament may have kept everyone’s focus on the ice, but the conversation centered around Derek Boogaard.
The city of Minneapolis laid out its plans Monday to keep the Minnesota Vikings in downtown Minneapolis.
The Minnesota Twins have announced the dates for their annual baseball fantasy camp in Fort Myers, Fla.
Craig Leipold leaned back in his office chair and shook his head with a grimaced look, the frustration of missing the playoffs for a third straight year still fresh for the Minnesota Wild owner some four days after the season.
A lot of Twins fans were snapping pictures at the home opener Friday, especially at the Tony Oliva statue unveiling. Now, it’s easier to share those pictures.
It wasn’t just the sun that had people smiling in downtown Minneapolis Friday afternoon — baseball was back in Twins territory.
Thousands of fans are expected to attend the 2011 Twins Home Opener, with the Twins taking on the Oakland Athletics.