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Minn. Hockey To Honor Mayasich During Friday Game

The University of Minnesota will honor U.S. Hockey Hall of Famer John Mayasich during Friday’s Big Ten game against Michigan at Mariucci Arena.

02/11/2014

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Knoblauch Voted Into Twins Hall Of Fame

Chuck Knoblauch was elected as the newest member of the Minnesota Twins Hall of Fame, the team announced on Friday. The Twins have traditionally kicked off their annual three-day fan festival by electing a new member to the Hall of Fame, and the latest addition will surely get the fans buzzing.

01/24/2014

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News Click: Jack Morris Baseball Hall of Fame

01/08/2014

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Former Twin Jack Morris Denied Election To Hall Of Fame

Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas have been elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame, while Craig Biggio fell just short. The results were announced Wednesday. Former Minnesota Twins pitcher Jack Morris didn’t receive enough votes and was denied an election to the hall of fame from the Baseball Writers Association of America.

01/08/2014

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts 27 New Recordings from Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, U2 and More

The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”

12/04/2013

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4-Time NBA Champion Vern Mikkelsen Dies At 85

Vern Mikkelsen, a Hall of Fame basketball player who won four NBA titles with the Minneapolis Lakers, has died. He was 85. The Lakers say Mikkelsen died Thursday.

11/22/2013

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Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

1999 NFC Championship Game

Clutch, Difficult Catches Helped Set Carter Apart

Cris Carter’s entry into the exclusive club in Canton will be commemorated with a bronze head-and-shoulders bust, like all of the Pro Football Hall of Fame members before him. His hands might be a more appropriate body part to feature.

08/01/2013

Eleanor Mondale Poling

2013 Pavek Hall Of Fame Inductees Announced

Pavek Broadcasting Hall of Fame board member Jim DuBois joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Monday with a special announcement

06/10/2013

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Looking Inside The Metro Transit Lost And Found Hall Of Fame

Every day a quarter of a million people ride Metro Transit buses and trains. They’re leaving behind their cars and high gas prices, and according to officials, nearly 20,000 items. That’s what riders lost last year, a figure which includes about 1,200 bikes.

05/20/2013

1999 NFC Championship Game

Cris Carter Among 7 Hall Of Fame Inductees

No one was more emotional than Cris Carter, who took six years to get in despite putting up some of the best receiving numbers in NFL history. He broke down in tears but quickly pointed out “it’s not because I’m sad.”

02/03/2013

Pitcher Jack Morris During 1991 World Series

Jack Morris Not Voted Into Baseball Hall Of Fame

Former Minnesota Twins pitcher Jack Morris won’t be going into the Major League Baseball Hall of fame, at least not this year.

01/09/2013

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Vikings Asst Coach Tiring Of Kluwe’s Activism

Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe’s latest campaign for a cause isn’t sitting well with his position coach.

12/13/2012

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Kluwe Writes ‘Vote Ray Guy’ On Jersey Patch

Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe continued his campaign to get punter Ray Guy into the Hall of Fame by writing “Vote Ray Guy” on his jersey patch commemorating the Hall of Fame.

12/09/2012

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McHale Takes Leave Of Absence From Rockets

Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale has taken a leave of absence to deal with a family matter.

11/10/2012

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