Mike Max

Wild Makes Final Preps For Thursday's Opener At ColoradoIt's back. The NHL season is here. The Minnesota Wild boarded a plane Wednesday afternoon for Denver, where they will open the regular season Thursday night against the Colorado Avalanche.
Lynx Looking For Team Effort To Bounce Back In Game 2It is the game that can turn the series in either direction for either team. The Minnesota Lynx host the Indiana Fever in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals Tuesday night at Target Center. So how do you bounce back from a disappointing game one?
Lynx Focused On Winning Title, Not Revenge On FeverMinnesota Lynx head coach Cheryl Reeve and Timberwolves' interim head coach Sam Mitchell chatted as their practices overlapped Thursday. It was a good problem to have because it means the Lynx are in the finals. "No matter what, it's just one more opponent we're getting ready for. This is it, and this is where we were trying to get to and we're here," Reeve said.
Vikings D Looks To Get After Future Hall Of Famer Peyton ManningThis Sunday's game should be a fun one for the Minnesota Vikings. They have rejuvenated their defense over the past two games, both convincing victories. Sunday, they get to put that defense to the test against Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos.
Devoted Hockey Mom Dies After Fight With CancerLynn Acker was fighting cancer and decided to forgo some treatments that would have kept her in the hospital.
Twins Blog Podcast: Ep. 3Welcome back again for the third episode of our weekly WCCO.com Twins Blog Podcast.
Twins Blog Podcast: Ep. 2Welcome back for the second edition of the WCCO.com Twins Blog Podcast! There’s plenty of great Twins talk and interviews on WCCO Radio, and each week we’ll bring you some of the highlights and tell you how to listen to all your favorite WCCO Radio shows.
Minnesota Wild Starts Season With Media DayIf you are wondering if summer is over, the Minnesota Wild reported for training camp on Thursday. As Mike Max tells us, the pieces are the same and the questions are obvious.
Adrian Peterson Goes 1-On-1 With WCCO's Mike MaxWCCO's Mike Max talked with the Vikings' Adrian Peterson about what this first game of the 2015-2016 season means, what fame means, and what he wants people to know who he has become over the past year. Here is a transcription of their exclusive interview.
Vikings Legend Bud Grant Talks Football, Love For HuntingAny time you talk Minnesota Vikings football or hunting, it's fun to get the opinion of Bud Grant. We paid the former Vikings coach a visit to talk about the popularity of the game, and the enduring love for the Vikings.
Mike Max Tours New Vikings Stadium With Lester BagleyNext year at this time the Minnesota Vikings will be unveling their new stadium. In recent weeks, it has started to take shape in downtown Minneapolis. We joined the Vikings point man, Lester Bagley, for a tour. U.S. Bank Stadium is on pace to be open next summer, ahead of the 2016 Vikings season.
All Eyes On Adrian Peterson Prior To Season OpenerIt's a big night for the Minnesota Vikings. They kick off the 2015 season Monday in California.