9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs OnWith the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
Wild Make Qualifying Offers To 5 PlayersThe Minnesota Wild have made qualifying offers to five restricted free agents: defenseman Jonathon Blum, right wing Justin Fontaine, goalie Darcy Kuemper, right wing Nino Niederreiter and left wing Jason Zucker.
Vikings Have Deals For 15 Undrafted Free AgentsThe Minnesota Vikings have finalized contracts with 15 undrafted college free agents. The team announced Tuesday the following signings: Iowa guard Conor Boffeli, Mississippi tackle Pierce Burton, Northwestern wide receiver Kain Colter, Villanova defensive end Rakim Cox, Florida International defensive tackle Isame Faciane, Ohio wide receiver Donte Foster,
Wild Waive Defenseman Tom GilbertThe Minnesota Wild have waived defenseman Tom Gilbert. The team announced the move Wednesday. The 30-year-old Gilbert had one season left on his contract for $3 million. If he goes unclaimed by another team, the Wild will use one of their two available compliance buyouts to keep Gilbert's money from counting against their salary cap. He would then become an unrestricted free agent Friday, eligible to sign with any team except the Wild.
Wild Qualify 5 Restricted FAs Including Spurgeon The Wild have made qualifying offers to five restricted free agents: defensemen Jared Spurgeon, Tyler Cuma and Kyle Medvec, and right wings Justin Fontaine and Carson McMillan.
Vikings Announce Cassel SigningThe Minnesota Vikings have signed free agent quarterback Matt Cassel.
Vikings Finalize Deals With Henderson, SimpsonThe Minnesota Vikings have finalized new contracts with linebacker Erin Henderson and wide receiver Jerome Simpson. The team announced the deals Wednesday, the day after NFL free agency began.
Parise, Suter Could Make Minnesota The Place To Be Minnesota has never been "flyover country" to Zach Parise.
Wild Owner: Free Agent Bonanza 'A Game Changer' Craig Leipold never thought one of the biggest bonanzas in NHL history was even possible when the Wild owner stepped into the negotiating room with general manager Chuck Fletcher and the agents for forward Zach Parise.
Wild Sign Parise, Suter To 13-Year DealsThe Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms with Zah Parise and Ryan Suter, the two biggest NHL free agents on the market, according to WCCO's Mike Max. Both will receive 13-year deals.
Twins GM Bill Smith Says New Year Starts TodayTwins General manager Bill Smith told WCCO's Dave Lee that the Twins are working on next season starting today.
Vikings Sign 14 College Free AgentsThe Minnesota Vikings say they have signed 14 free agents from the 2011 college class.