News And Notes
The word is Joe Coleman is getting a lot of inquiry from major colleges across the country since announcing he’s leaving the University of Minnesota. Richard Pitino is starting to make his imprint, including inquiring about a private workout area across from his office for personal player workouts.
Flip Saunders’ best bet with the Timberwolves might be to join the front office and serve as a backup plan as coach if Rick Adelman does not come back or has to take a leave during the year.
If Kevin Love was available for the Lakers, what do the Lakers think of Love? No doubt the internal pressure is growing on David Kahn, and many people are wondering if Love will be back.
Kevin Love seems to be in a better place with the Timberwolves after meeting with Glen Taylor. He says he’s looking forward to the future because of Ricky Rubio.
University of Minnesota football, a Minnesota Twins pitcher on watching video tape and a new member of the Minnesota Wild on the Xcel Energy Center: It’s all part of this week’s news and notes.
There are people growing more concerned that the Vikings new stadium works for baseball, and that it could become a tough point of contention in the overall cost.
Minnesota State Mankato is checking on Gopher assistant Mike Guentzel as a possible head hockey coach candidate.
Some athletic director buzz and who was Tubby watching? Plus, could the Vikings end up with a local in the first round? It’s time for news and notes.
From Ricky Rubio to a former Timberwolves star and to the search for a new athletic director at the University of Minnesota. It’s all a part of this week’s news and notes.
The Flyers’ Matt Read was recently named to the All-Star Game as a rookie. He went to Bemdji State and was an undrafted free agent the Wild looked at but did not sign.
Mike Max has the latest from the local sports scene in this week’s News and Notes.
Might the Vikings look to a local for next season? Is Zygi Wilf happy with his organization? What local is making on the college coaching front? Mike Max has more in this week’s News and Notes.
Does Trevor Mbakwe still have a future in the Gopher basketball program? How is Joe Mauer progressing and what was Fran Tarkenton doing with the Vikings?
Mike Max has the latest on the sports scene in Minnesota and beyond in this week’s News and Notes.
Mike Max has the latest in sports in this week’s News and Notes.
From how the Gophers could raise money to what Jerry Kill used to motivate to the Timberwolves interest in Kris Humphries, Mike Max has this week’s news and notes.
Former Cretin-Derham Hall and Miami quarterback Steve Walsh is now coaching high school football in Florida. That and more in this week’s News and Notes.
The Minnesota Gophers finally land a basketball player from Wisconsin, Minneapolis holds out hope on the Vikings, and Dave Winfield weighs in on the Twins. It’s all part of this week’s news and notes with Mike Max.
Is Adrian Peterson looking for a new contract? Who was the surprise guest at a football camp from the entertainment world? Mike Max answers those questions in this week’s news and notes.
The NFL lockout could be over by next week, Kim Kardashian is in town with former Gopher Kris Humphries and the Wild is evaluating talent this week.
Who helped influence the trade of Martin Havlat for Dany Heatley? What will the Wolves do to keep improving during the NBA lockout? Did you know Jose Canseco nearly ended up playing baseball this summer in Minnesota?
Ricky Rubio will play for a national team in Spain this summer regardless if there is a lockout in the NBA.
There is something going on behind the scenes that has created optimism from the Vikings that they will get a stadium bill passed during the special session.
How the NHL draft might impact the Gopher hockey team? It’s all part of this week’s News and Notes.
Revenue at the University of Minnesota, the Vikings’ stadium movement and a local connection to Wall Street are all a part of this week’s News and Notes from Mike Max.