Medtronic Gets Approval For MRI-Safe Heart ImplantMedtronic said Monday that it was cleared to market a heart defibrillator implant that can be safely used in an MRI scanner. Medtronic's Evera SureScan is designated "MR conditional," which means having an MRI with one is not known to pose a hazard to patients.
Wolves Lose Pekovic For A While With Ankle Injury The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without center Nikola Pekovic for a while.
Frazier: DT Williams 'Fortunate' He Didn't Suffer Ligament InjuryMinnesota Vikings Head Coach Leslie Frazier says defensive tackle Kevin Williams is fortunate that there was no injury to any of his ligaments after a hard hit to his right knee in Sunday's game.
Scout Creates Music Carts For Patients At Children’s HospitalA Minnesota teenager went above and beyond for his Eagle Scout project. Mason Stoltz unveiled new music therapy carts at Children's Hospital Monday. The carts can easily be moved from room to room to help children heal. He got the idea when he saw his sister being helped by music.
Vikings' Floyd Says Knee MRI Shows No DamageVikings rookie defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd will have an MRI on his injured left knee. Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier says Floyd will have the MRI because of soreness and to "err on the side of caution" after the first-round draft pick out of Florida was injured in the second quarter of a 27-13 preseason loss to the Texans on Friday night.
Timberwolves Star Love Re-Fractures Right HandMinnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has re-fractured his right hand.
War Dogs Help Scientists Map Human-Canine RelationshipDog owner Melissa Scott knows that man's best friend can be as unpredictable as man himself.
Twins To Place Morneau On DL With Sore Left WristThe Minnesota Twins will place designated hitter Justin Morneau on the 15-day disabled list because of a sore left wrist.
Beasley To Miss 3 Games With Foot Injury Minnesota Timberwolves forward Michael Beasley will miss at least the next three games with a sprained right foot.
Vikings' Peterson To Have MRI On Sprained Knee Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was scheduled for an MRI late Saturday after taking a direct hit to his left knee in Saturday's 33-26 win over the Washington Redskins.
Twins' Young Has Bone Bruise In Right AnkleTwins outfielder Delmon Young has a bone bruise in his right ankle.
Young To Undergo MRI For Rib InjuryMinnesota Twins outfielder Delmon Young will undergo an MRI examination on Friday to determine the extent of a rib injury that has kept him out of the lineup since Monday.