Before Kirby Puckett, there was Harmon Killebrew, and when the Twins first arrived in Minnesota, he was the reason to go to the ballpark.
Harmon Killebrew’s numbers as a player are legendary and so is his legacy of being a humble gentleman. It’s no surprise there was a huge turnout at his memorial in Arizona.
It was an emotional night at the Xcel Energy Center, but the focus wasn’t on the ice. Hundreds of fans attended a memorial service for former Minnesota Wild player Derek Boogaard.
Minnesota marks a day Sunday to honor law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty, including two who gave their lives in 2010.