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Minn. St., Mankato Beats Alaska-Anchorage 3-1

Minnesota State-Mankato’s defense allowed just 21 shots on goal and Stephon Williams stopped all but one to lead the Mavericks to a 3-1 win over Alaska-Anchorge on Friday.

12/07/2012

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MSU, St. Thomas Headline Area NCAA Football Action

Northern Sun conference champion Minnesota State has the weekend off. The Mavericks have extra time to rest before they host their first playoff game.

11/13/2012

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Lakers Crushed By Thunder In Game 1

Russell Westbrook had 27 points and nine assists, Kevin Durant added 25 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder blasted the weary Los Angeles Lakers 119-90 on Monday night in the opening game of the Western Conference semifinals.

05/15/2012

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers gives Metta World Peace #15 a five in the third quarter while taking on the Denver Nuggets in Game Seven of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 12, 2012 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Metta’s Defense Makes Difference To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets In Game 7

Pau Gasol had 23 points, 17 rebounds and six assists, Metta World Peace scored 15 points in his return from a seven-game suspension, and the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Denver Nuggets for a thrilling 96-87 victory in Game 7 on Saturday night to win their first-round series.

05/14/2012

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Nuggets Crush Lakers To Force Game 7

Ty Lawson scored 32 points, fellow spark plug Corey Brewer added 18 and the Denver Nuggets forced a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series with a dominating 113-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

05/11/2012

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives on Corey Brewer #13 of the Denver Nuggets during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Kobe Scores 38 To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets, Go Up 2-0 In Series

Kobe Bryant scored 38 points, Andrew Bynum followed up his playoff-opening triple-double with 27 points and nine rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers weathered Denver’s late rally for a 104-100 victory over the Nuggets on Tuesday night, taking a 2-0 series lead.

05/02/2012

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Lakers’ Jordan Hill Charged With Felony Assault

Los Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill has been charged with felony assault resulting from an altercation with his girlfriend, according to the Houston district attorney’s office.

05/01/2012

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Metta World Peace Makes Elbow Jokes On Twitter

Metta World Peace got busy tweeting to his 324,000+ followers on Friday night: (Most recent on top) “I’m out socially right now..Lots of girls.. Just conversation.. But they scared to sit next to me.The afraid of my elbows.Not a good feeling”

04/29/2012

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NBA Western Conference Playoff Matchups And Predictions

The NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.

04/27/2012

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Minn. St., Mankato Hires Hastings As Hockey Coach

Minnesota State University, Mankato has named former USHL coach Mike Hastings as the new head coach of its men’s hockey team.

04/14/2012

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Timberwolves Blowout Mavericks 99-82

Kevin Love had 25 points and 17 rebounds and hit two huge 3s in the fourth quarter to help the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Dallas Mavericks 99-82 on Sunday night, ending an 18-game losing streak dating to last season.

01/01/2012

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Colorado College Beats Minn. St., Mankato 6-2

Rylan Schwartz had two goals and an assist to lead Colorado College to a 6-2 win over Minnesota State, Mankato Saturday in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.

12/17/2011

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Alaska-Anchorage Ties Minn. St., Mankato 5-5

Joe Schiller’s goal midway through the third period was the fourth straight by Minnesota State, Mankato, which rallied from a four-goal deficit to tie Alaska-Anchorage 5-5 Saturday in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.

11/26/2011

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RPI Beats Minn. St., Mankato 4-1

RPI didn’t leave anything to chance Saturday, taking a two-goal lead into the third period and coasting to a 4-1 men’s college hockey win over Minnesota State, Mankato.

10/08/2011

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Mankato Mavericks Head To DII Basketball Championships

The Minnesota State Mavericks are swimming in uncharted waters. The Mavs have reached the elite eight for the first time in school history.

03/21/2011

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