Packers Could Get A Fresh Start In The PostseasonThe Packers have made an uninspiring run into the playoffs. They've finished the regular season with two straight losses and agonizingly familiar problems with the ball.
'Playoffs' Basically Start Sunday For Vikings, PackersUnofficially, the playoffs start on Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers. Sure, border state bragging rights are on the line again in the regular-season finale. Another rushing title is within the grasp of Minnesota's Adrian Peterson. Aaron Rodgers has one more shot to tune up the sluggish Green Bay offense.
Vikings-Packers Game Flexed To Sunday NightThe border battle showdown between the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers has been rescheduled for a late start Sunday. The NFL announced it's moving the game at Lambeau Field from a noon start to the 7:30 p.m. time slot.
MacKinnon Helps Avs To 4-2 Win Over Wild Teenager Nathan MacKinnon is growing up fast. Almost as fast as he skates. The speedy 18-year-old delivered another stellar performance for the Colorado Avalanche, scoring his first NHL postseason goal and dishing out three assists in a 4-2 win over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night.
Lynx Welcome The Newly Renovated Phoenix Mercury SquadOn Thursday night it's step two of the WNBA playoffs for the Minnesota Lynx -- the Western Conference Finals. The Lynx take on a Phoenix team that has proved pesky in the postseason. They've been different ever since a coaching change.
Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. OriolesBoth the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?
Fans Get Geared Up For Packers/Vikings Part IIIPlayoff fever is officially underway as the Vikings/Packers postseason rematch in Green Bay, Wis., is just three days away.
Twins Blog: Postseason Plans For Twins PlayersTwitter was buzzing with the postseason plans of some of our favorite Twins players Tuesday.