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Twins

Forsythe, Bullpen Lead Twins To 6-4 Win Over PiratesIn 13 games with Minnesota, Logan Forsythe is hitting .386 with six multi-hit games.
Polanco, Sano Fuel Twins In 5-2 Win Over PiratesJake Odorizzi (5-7) won for the first time in six starts, striking out nine in 5 2/3 innings.
‘Y’all Are Freakin Awesome’: Brian Dozier Thanks Twins FansFan-favorite and former leader of the Twins’ clubhouse, Brian Dozier, is thanking Twins’ fans after being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Lindor's 3-Run Homer Gives Indians 5-2 Win Over TwinsFrancisco Lindor skipped down the third-base line, crossed home plate and suddenly couldn't breathe. He wasn't alone.
Twins Rebound With 3-2 Win Over IndiansMinnesota's pitching staff rebounded from a double-digit loss with a gritty win Tuesday night.
Bauer Strikes Out 11, Indians Crush Twins 10-0Jorge Polanco doubled with one out and was at third when Miguel Sano drew a two-out walk but Bauer struck out Max Kepler on his 112 pitch.
Cave's Grand Slam Lifts Twins Past Royals 6-5The Minnesota Twins' blueprint for 2018 included a dynamic young center fielder making great plays on defense and coming up with big hits. Of course, that role was supposed to be filled by Byron Buxton, once considered the top prospect in baseball.
After Rain Delays, Twins Defeat Royals 6-4By the time their series opener against Kansas City concluded, the Minnesota Twins had played almost as much dominoes as baseball.
Twins Shut Out In Series Finale Loss To Indians, 2-0Jorge Polanco, who had two of Minnesota's five hits, singled in the fourth after Carrasco retired the first 11 batters.
Encarnacion, Ramirez Lead Indians Past Twins, 6-2Jose Ramirez and Edwin Encarnacion combined to drive in 5 runs and Trevor Bauer earned his 10th win as the Indians beat the Twins.
Twins Trade Brian Dozier To DodgersBrian Dozier, a fan-favorite and leader in the Twins’ clubhouse, was traded Tuesday to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Twins Recall Trevor May From AAA RochesterRight-hander Trevor May has been recalled by the Minnesota Twins from Triple-A Rochester after missing the 2017 season while recovering from Tommy John surgery.

Wild

Wild, Zucker Agree To 5-Year, $27.5M ContractThe Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms with left wing Jason Zucker on a five-year, $27.5 million contract.
Gophers' Sheehy Working To Make Impression On WildTyler Sheehy, the Burnsville High School and Gopher captain, was part of the Minnesota Wild's Prospect camp.
Wild, Defenseman Dumba Reach 5-Year, $30M DealThe Wild and Matt Dumba have agreed on a five-year, $30 million deal to keep the 23-year-old defenseman after a breakout year.
Wild's First Round Pick Gets Taste Of Rookie CampWelcome to the world of the Wild. Filip Johansson is now in that world, and he's being watched.
'Greater State Of Hockey': Wild Host Leadership Summit For Young Players The Minnesota Wild is hosting a leadership summit to help build an even greater state of hockey.
Devils Hire Former Wild GM Chuck FletcherThe New Jersey Devils have hired former Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher as a senior adviser for management and hockey operations.
Wild Re-Sign Rau To 2-Year, 2-Way ContractThe Minnesota Wild have re-signed forward Kyle Rau to a two-year, two-way contract for more depth up front.
Wild Hire Tom Kurvers As Assistant GMThe Minnesota Wild have hired Tom Kurvers as assistant general manager.
Brennan Menell’s Perseverance Inches Him Closer To NHLBrennan Menell's story proves you do not have to be drafted to make it to professional hockey.
Wild Face Western Conference Champion Vegas In Home OpenerThe Wild will host the Golden Knights at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday, Oct. 6.
New Wild Assistant Coach Knows Boudreau, Fenton WellThe Minnesota Wild have hired Dean Evason as an assistant coach.
Wild Hire Former North Stars GM Ferreira As Fenton AssistantThe Minnesota Wild have hired Jack Ferreira as an assistant to new general manager Paul Fenton.

Timberwolves

'Shut Your Damn Mouth!' KAT Slams Trump For LeBron InsultDonald Trump insulted LeBron James in tweet, deriding the intelligence of one of the nation's most prominent African-American men.
Timberwolves Sign C.J. Williams To 2-Way ContractThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they’ve signed guard C.J. Williams to a two-way contract.
Jimmy Butler Undergoes Minor Hand SurgeryMinnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Jimmy Butler has undergone minor surgery on his right hand.
Karl-Anthony Towns Hosts Youth Basketball CampKarl-Anthony Towns is back in town hosting a camp, but didn't talk about his contract or future with the Timberwolves.
Wolves Sign Anthony Tolliver To 1-Year DealThe Minnesota Timberwolves have signed forward Anthony Tolliver to a one-year, $5.75 million deal.
Wolves Sign Ohio State's Keita Bates-DiopThe Minnesota Timberwolves have signed rookie forward Keita Bates-Diop to an undisclosed deal.
Former Timberwolves Player Clifford Rozier DiesFormer NBA player Clifford Rozier has died following a heart attack. He was 45.
Timberwolves Sign G Jared Terrell To 2-Way ContractThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Thursday they’ve signed guard Jared Terrell to a two-way contract.
Former Wolves F Bjelica To Sign With 76ersA person familiar with the negotiations says Bjelica has agreed to a one-year contract with the 76ers worth nearly $4.5 million.
Timberwolves Sign G Derrick RoseThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced on Wednesday they’ve signed guard Derrick Rose for the 2018-19 season.
Timberwolves Set Roster For NBA Summer LeagueThe Wolves announced Tuesday the 15 players they'll take to Las Vegas for the 30-team competition.
Timberwolves Sign Top Draft Choice Josh OkogieThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday they have signed their top choice from the 2018 NBA Draft, Josh Okogie.

Vikings

Keep It Clean: Jaguars, Vikings Convene For Joint PracticesThe goal of the gatherings could be boiled down to this: No fighting.
Jags' Sparano Returns To MN Weeks After Dad's DeathTony Sparano Jr. directed drill after drill Tuesday, clapping his hands and offering positive feedback to players.
Vikings Put Nick Easton On IR, Add Kaleb JohnsonThe Vikings made the move Monday, filling Easton's roster spot by signing guard Kaleb Johnson.
Cousins Perfect As Vikings Top Broncos, 42-28Kirk Cousins was perfect in his cameo, and then kicked back and watched two former Broncos quarterbacks tear apart their old teammates.
Zimmer Calls For Calm Amid Vikings' Offensive Line WoesThe team's already shorthanded offensive line is now even shorter. Meanwhile, coaches are shuffling players around to try and find a workable mix.
'Flow, Calm, Cool': QB Siemian Settles Into New Role With VikesWhen Trevor Siemian embarked on a Mexican vacation in the thick of NFL free agency, he was excited to relax with his fiancée during her break from law school at the University of Denver.
Report: Vikings’ OL Takes A Hit, Easton’s Season Likely Over After SurgeryThe Minnesota Vikings’ offensive line has taken a hit to its depth.
Mike Zimmer Says Vikings Have ‘No Interest’ In Richie IncognitoVikings coach Mike Zimmer said Tuesday the Vikings didn’t reach out to Richie Incognito and they don’t have interest.
Randy Moss Officially Inducted Into The Hall Of FameFormer Viking Randy Moss was officially inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame over the weekend.
"I'm Very Optimistic, Excited": Kirk Cousins Previews Vikings Season Ahead Of First GameSaturday's game in Denver will be Vikings fans' first evaluation of their new quarterback.
Vikings Mix Up Defense, Put Barr At Defensive EndThe Vikings are practicing Anthony Barr at defensive end as another way to pressure offenses.
'I Love It Here': Vikings Sign WR Diggs To 5-Year Contract ExtensionThe Minnesota Vikings wide receiver known across the country for his role in the “Minneapolis Miracle” will be sticking around for a good while.

Lynx

Lynx Plan Whalen Event, Add Seats For Regular Season FinaleThe Lynx will hold an on-court celebration of Whalen's career following the game Sunday against the Washington Mystics.
Zimmer Impressed By Offensive Line In Vikings Preseason OpenerThe Minnesota Vikings offense couldn't have gotten off to a much better start Saturday night in their preseason opener.
Lindsay Whalen Retiring From WNBA After 2018 SeasonAfter 15 seasons of dominant play, Minnesota Lynx’s Lindsay Whalen is calling it quits.
Lynx G Robison Out After Ankle SurgeryMinnesota Lynx guard Danielle Robinson will be sidelined indefinitely after having left ankle surgery on Monday.
Storm Take Down Lynx, 81-72Seattle maintained its two-game lead over second-place Atlanta and reduced its magic number for the top seed in the playoffs to one.
Lynx Clinch 8th Straight Playoff Spot With Moore Scoring 34Maya Moore scored 34 points, Sylvia Fowles broke her own franchise single-season rebounding record and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Las Vegas Aces 89-73 on Thursday night to clinch their eighth straight playoff spot.
Moore Scores 31, Lynx Beat Sky 85-64 To Snap 3-Game SkidMaya Moore scored 31 points to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Chicago Sky 85-64 on Tuesday to end a three-game losing streak.
Lynx Lose 3 Straight After Dream Top Them 86-66Sylvia Fowles led Minnesota with 17 points and 10 rebounds.
Lynx Can't Stop Parker, Sparks In 79-57 LossLos Angeles (16-11) led by at least eight points from 15-7 on. Minnesota (15-11) was held to its lowest points total since 2011.
Defending Champ Lynx Have Their 'Mojo Back'"Our confidence is fine. It was fine when we were losing," center Sylvia Fowles said. "We're just taking it one game at a time."
WNBA All-Stars Gathered In Mpls., Proud Of Bigger BrandThe 2018 All-Star Game this weekend is the perfect time for the players to pause and take some pride in just how far they've come.
Lynx F Rebekkah Brunson Picked For WNBA All-Star GameLynx forward Rebekkah Brunson will replaced Nneka Ogwumike in the WNBA All-Star Game.

Gophers

Despite Youth & Inexperience, Fleck Says Gophers Have TalentYou've heard PJ Fleck say it before, and he'll say it again. This is a young, inexperienced Gophers football team.
Gopher Football To Host 3 Open Practices During Fall CampThe University of Minnesota football team is hosting three open practices for fans to see the team before its Aug. 30 season opener.
Minnesota-Oklahoma State Game Set For U.S. Bank StadiumMinnesota will play Oklahoma State on Nov. 30 at U.S. Bank Stadium, the site of this season's NCAA Final Four.
Fmr. Gopher Williams Training In Minn. During Ravens OffseasonVeteran Raven Maxx Williams is bouncing back from injury in the final year of his contract,
Matz Stockman Leaving Gophers Basketball ProgramMinnesota center Matz Stockman will leave the University of Minnesota basketball program without playing in a game.
Gopher Baseball Team Falls To Oregon State In Super RegionalThe win sends Oregon to Omaha for the College World Series for the second straight season and the seventh time in school history.
Oregon St. Opens Super Regional With 8-1 Win Over MinnesotaTrevor Larnach and Adley Rutschman hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning and No. 3 national seed Oregon State beat Minnesota.
9 Former, Current Football Players Sue U Of MinnesotaNine former and current University of Minnesota football players who say their rights were violated in a sexual misconduct investigation are suing the school, alleging they're victims of racial and gender discrimination.
Winter Woes Behind, Minnesota Heads For Super RegionalThe Gophers have reached the Super Regional round of the NCAA Tournament for the first time, in 20 years of the 64-team format.
Dates, Times Set For Gophers Super Regional At Oregon StateGame one will be at 4 p.m. central time Friday in Corvallis, Ore., and televised on ESPN 2.
Gopher Baseball Team 2 Wins Away From College World SeriesThe Gophers baseball team won its first NCAA regional since 1977, also the last time they went to the College World Series.
Gophers Beat UCLA 13-8 In Team's 1st Regional WinAlex Boxwell homered and doubled and drove in four runs, Jackson Rose pitched four innings of strong relief, and Minnesota won its first regional in 19 NCAA Tournament appearances under coach John Anderson with a 13-8 win over UCLA on Sunday night.

St. Thomas

Is The Dominance Of St. Thomas ‘Too Much’? Coach Says Team Can Do BetterSt. Thomas football coach Glenn Caruso was asked point-blank immediately following the Tommies 97-0 demolition of St. Olaf in their regular season finale on Saturday in Northfield: Is that too much?
Target Field Gets Ready For Tommie-Johnnie Football GameOn Saturday, Target Field will host the St. Thomas/St. John's football game.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Football Releases 2017 ScheduleThe 2017 season will be highlighted by the Tommies taking on rival St. John's at Target Field on Saturday, Sept. 23, at 1:10 p.m.
Tommies Blog: MIAC Teams Finish Seasons With NCAA Tournament RunsIt's been quite the winter season in the MIAC, with several teams making NCAA Tournament runs after either winning the league playoff title or receiving an at-large bid.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Gets NCAA Bid, Will Face AugustanaThe St. Thomas basketball team had arguably the longest 90 hours of its season late last week, waiting to learn its NCAA Tournament fate.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Basketball Top Seed For MIAC PlayoffsAfter starting 1-2 in MIAC play, St. Thomas finished 15-5 and is the No. 1 seed for the playoffs. The Tommies host St. John's Thursday night.
Earliest Outdoor Baseball Game Ever In Minnesota?Some baseball teams are taking advantage of Friday's mild weather and playing outdoor baseball.
Tickets For Tommie/Johnnie Football Game Go On Sale TuesdayThe Minnesota Twins and St. Thomas announced Monday that tickets for the inaugural football game at Target Field will go on sale Tuesday.
Tommies Blog: Turnovers Plague St. Thomas In Loss To OshkoshThe No. 3-ranked St. Thomas football team had its season end in a 34-31 loss to UW-Oshkosh on Saturday in the NCAA quarterfinals.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Dominates Coe, Oshkosh Awaits In QuarterfinalsThe St. Thomas football team, ranked No. 3 in the country, appears to be peaking at the right time.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Dominates Northwestern, No. 16 Coe NextThe St. Thomas football team hosts No. 16-ranked Coe College Saturday after shutting out Northwestern 43-0 in the opening round of the playoffs last week.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Hosts Northwestern In NCAA OpenerThe No. 3-ranked St. Thomas football team will host Northwestern of St. Paul in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs on Saturday.

HS Sports

DeLaSalle’s Tyrell Terry Soaks Up Pro-Am ExperienceTyrell Terry is playing against much older players, and trying to prove he belongs.
Mahtomedi’s Carter Shook ‘Like A Linebacker Playing Shortstop’Carter Shook is the starting shortstop for the number-one seeded team in the Minnesota State High School Baseball Tournament.
Mounds View Pitcher Embraces Totino-Grace Batter After Striking Him OutA Twin Cities high school pitcher stuck out his childhood pal to go to the state tournament, then ran over to console him.
Is Minnesota H.S. Basketball Ready For Shot Clocks?The latest debate in Minnesota sports is about the shot clock, and if it should be added to high school basketball games.
State Tennis Tourney Overseer Celebrates 35 Years CourtsideDoug Peltier has been a tennis teacher and a coach for decades, and he appreciates what this means to the kids involved.
Meet The Most Clutch High School Softball Player In MinnesotaEveryone would be nervous stepping into the batter's box with the game on the line, but Riley Perryman thrives at times like this.
Like Daughter, Like Dad: Meet Simley Golf Phenom Isabella McCauleyWhen a seventh grader finishes in the top ten at the state golf tournament, people take notice.
St. Paul Teen Bowls Over BarriersOf all the sports you would think you would need arms for, bowling would have to be up there.
Al Nuness Works On Building Men At Hopkins HighAl Nuness is more than just a hall monitor at Hopkins High School.
Meet High School Tennis Ace Bjorn SwensonYou might want to try to get to a Mounds View High School boys tennis match as soon as possible.
More High Schools Embracing Field Turf, DomesMore and more high schools are adding field turf, and in some cases domes to help fight Mother Nature.
Seth Halvorsen To Take Baseball Talents To MizzouSeth Halvorsen is one of the best baseball players in Minnesota, and he has pro ambitions.

FanSided

Minnesota Wild: 2018-19 Season Preview of Alex StalockAlex Stalock has some competition for his backup job on the Minnesota Wild this season. With 32 days left until preseason begins, let’s have a look at the hometown goalie. Last season, Alex Stalock was basically handed the Minnesota Wild backup goalie spot due to a lack of depth between the p...
Minnesota Vikings kicker Daniel Carlson still in awe over being in the NFLThe road to the NFL can be a challenging one for any athlete and Minnesota Vikings kicker Daniel Carlson is still in disbelief over living his dream. Getting to the NFL is the dream of many kids growing up. Watching their favorite professional athletes fighting for championships and making a good a...
Minnesota Vikings Training Camp 2018: Day 16 recapThe Minnesota Vikings and Jacksonville Jaguars held their first of two joint practices on Wednesday at the TCO Performance Center. For the second time in Mike Zimmer’s tenure as the team’s head coach, the Minnesota Vikings held a joint training camp practice with another NFL franchise o...
New memorial tree planted in Mankato, MN for Vikings OT Korey StringerAfter 17 years, a new tree was planted at a memorial in Mankato, Minnesota for former Vikings offensive lineman Korey Stringer who tragically passed away. In 1995, the Minnesota Vikings used a first round pick on an offensive tackle out of Ohio State who looked to have the potential to dominateat t...
Minnesota Timberwolves: 'Experts' say Jimmy Butler will sign with KnicksESPN's cadre of experts have spoken, and they assert that Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star Jimmy Butler will flee Minneapolis for the Big Apple next summer. Jimmy Butler is part of the top-flight free agency class of the summer of 2019, alongside fellow All-Stars Kyrie Irving, Kawhi Leonard, Kl...