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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.
Duda Drives In 3, Royals Hold On To Beat Twins 6-5Lucas Duda homered and drove in 3 runs as the Kansas City Royals held on for a 6-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday.
Ramirez Leading United's Latest Hot StreakMinnesota United is all the sudden playing its best soccer of the season, and so is Christian Ramirez.
SportsLine's Top Weekend Picks: Baseball Looks AheadWith MLB coming out of the the All-Star break and the trade market getting interesting, SportsLine offers its top weekend picks.
Meet Heimana Reynolds: Skateboarding's Next Big StarImagine this is your job. Yeah, like, what you do for a living. And for a professional skateboarder, what a living it is.
Vikings Sign Top Draft Pick Mike HughesThe Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday they’ve signed their top pick from the 2018 NFL Draft, Mike Hughes.
WWE’s The Miz And Maryse On Parenthood, Daniel Bryan, Her ReturnThe Miz and Maryse talk about their fast-paced lives around the WWE, which could grow more hectic after the birth of their first child.
Sex Abuse Victims Join Hands, Accept Courage Award At ESPYsMore than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by a former team doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University joined hands on stage to be honored with the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage at the ESPYs.
Vikings' 'Minneapolis Miracle,' Maya Moore Win ESPY AwardsAlso, more than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by a former team doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University joined hands on stage.

Twins

Duda Drives In 3, Royals Hold On To Beat Twins 6-5Lucas Duda homered and drove in 3 runs as the Kansas City Royals held on for a 6-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday.
Dozier's Grand Slam Gives Twins 11-7 Win Over RaysBrian Dozier wrapped up a wild back-and-forth finish with the game-winning grand slam for Minnesota.
Twins Outlast Rays, 11-8Joe Mauer homered and drove in four runs, and the Minnesota Twins held on for a 11-8 win against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.
Gibson, Twins Top Rays 5-1 In Rain-Delayed Series OpenerNine years after drafting Kyle Gibson in the first round and six seasons into his major league career, the faith the Minnesota Twins have had in the lanky right-hander has finally been rewarded on a consistent basis.
Dozier, Twins Homer Past Royals 8-5Brian Dozier homered for the second straight game as the Twins beat the Royals 8-5 on Wednesday at Target Field.
Twins Send Addison Reed To DL With Tight TricepsThe Minnesota Twins have placed right-handed reliever Addison Reed on the 10-day disabled list with tightness in his triceps.
Twins Win Streak Ends At 5 After 9-4 Loss To RoyalsTwins starter Aaron Slegers (1-1) allowed five runs and got just four outs in his second start of the year.
Twins Promote 'Play Ball Minnesota" With Downtown Wiffle Ball GameIt was like when you were a kid, only the ballpark was Nicollet Mall. And the players, the Minnesota Twins.
Berrios, Escobar Lead Twins Over Royals 3-1Jose Berrios (9-7), elected to his first All-Star game a day earlier, allowed one run on six hits in seven innings.
3 Homers Lift Twins To Sweep OriolesJake Odorizzi pitched six scoreless innings and Mitch Garver, Eduardo Escobar and Brian Dozier homered as the Minnesota Twins completed a four-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 10-1 victory on Sunday.
Gibson Strikes Out Nine As Twins Beat Orioles 5-4Kyle Gibson recovered from a rough start to throw 7 innings, and Max Kepler homered in his 2nd straight game.
MLB Suspends Twins Minor Leaguer For Drug Program ViolationMinnesota Twins third baseman Sean Miller has been suspended for violating baseball's minor league drug program.

Wild

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.
Cup-Seeking Wild Unveil New General Manager Paul FentonAfter 20 years in NHL management, Paul Fenton has his first opportunity to run a team as the new general manager of the Minnesota Wild.

Timberwolves

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.
Timberwolves Waive Center Cole AldrichThe Minnesota Timberwolves announced Saturday they’ve waived center Cole Aldrich.
Timberwolves In Tricky Spot For NBA Free AgencyWith Karl-Anthony Towns and Jimmy Butler in the final year of their deals, salary cap management will be a challenge.
What Are Timberwolves Options In NBA Free Agency?Could Tom Thibodeau make a trade? They did last year, but there is a lot to account for.

Vikings

Vikings Sign Top Draft Pick Mike HughesThe Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday they’ve signed their top pick from the 2018 NFL Draft, Mike Hughes.
Baldwin Bill Would Let All Wisconsin Watch PackersCounties in northwestern Wisconsin are relegated to watching Minnesota Viking games whenever they play at the same time as the Packers.
Vikings Training Camp: What You Need To KnowIf you’re planning on heading to Training Camp at the TCO Performance Center in Eagan, here is what you need to know.
Vikings Super Fan 'Millie' Celebrates 100th BirthdayVikings super fan Millie Wall partied on Wednesday, celebrating her 100th birthday.
Sean Salisbury Says He Won't Get Whipped By Life AgainSean Salisbury played for the Vikings and built quite a career in broadcasting until one incident changed his life for worse and for better.
Vikings, DE Hunter Agree To Contract ExtensionMinnesota Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter is sticking around for a while.
Vikings Hold Summit On LGBTQ Inclusivity In SportsThe team is the first in the NFL to hold a summit and fundraiser focused exclusively on LGBTQ inclusion in sports.
Vikings Getting Set To Host First Training Camp In EaganThe Minnesota Vikings are starting to get ready for their first training camp in Eagan.
Vikings' Public Relations Staff Wins Pete Rozelle AwardThe Vikings' PR staff is the 29th Rozelle Award winner and earned the award for the first time in club history.
Vikings To Induct Dennis Green Into Ring Of HonorGreen was credited with initiating a culture of regular community service by players on their Tuesdays off from practice during the season.
Mike Max Talks Football, Vikings With Danielle HunterDanielle Hunter was just 20 years old when he came into the NFL, and he's just starting to hit his prime.
Vikings Will No Longer Issue Paper Tickets For Home GamesThe Minnesota Vikings will no longer issue paper tickets at home games.

Lynx

Fowles' 30 points, 16 Rebounds Lead Lynx Past Fever 89-65Sylvia Fowles scored a season-high 30 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Indiana Fever 89-65 on Wednesday.
Lynx Send 3 To WNBA All-Star Game At Target CenterGuard Seimone Augustus, center Sylvia Fowles and forward Maya Moore were selected to the WNBA All-Star Game.
Whalen's Big Night Not Enough In Lynx Loss To VegasLindsay Whalen had a season-high 22 points, including three 3-pointers, with six rebounds and five assists.
Robinson Hits 1st WNBA 3, Lynx Top Fever 87-65Danielle Robinson made her first 3-pointer to end a 0-for-39 drought in her seven-year WNBA career.
Lynx In Playoff Hunt Despite Inconsistent PlayAt times this season, it can be easy to forget that the Minnesota Lynx are the defending WNBA champions.
Quigley, Vandersloot Lead Sky To 77-63 Win Over LynxCourtney Vandersloot had 12 points, nine assists and seven rebounds to help the Chicago Sky beat the Minnesota Lynx 77-63.
Lynx Beat Sparks, Brunson Becomes WNBA All-Time Rebounding LeaderRebekkah Brunson grabbed 12 boards while becoming the leading rebounder in WNBA history, and the Lynx beat the Sparks 83-72 Thursday night.
Achonwa Scores 17 To Help Fever Beat Lynx 71-59Natalie Achonwa had 17 points and nine rebounds to help the Indiana Fever beat the Minnesota Lynx 71-59 on Tuesday night.
Maya Moore Named Western Conference Player Of The WeekFor the second straight week, Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week.
Moore Leads Lynx To 6th Straight Win, 85-74 Over DreamMaya Moore scored 24 points and the Minnesota Lynx won their sixth straight, 85-74 over the Atlanta Dream on Friday night.
Lynx’s Maya Moore Named Western Conference Player Of WeekMinnesota Lynx’s Maya Moore just received her 18th Player of the Week award.
Lynx Win 4th Straight, 88-73 Over AcesMaya Moore scored 23 and Sylvia Fowles added 20 to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Las Vegas Aces 88-73 on Sunday.

Gophers

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.
Minnesota Crushes Canisius 10-1 In NCAA Baseball TourneyReggie Meyer allowed just one run in 8 innings and top-seeded Gophers cruised past Canisius 10-1 to open its NCAA Tournament play.
Gopher Football Releases Times For First 5 Home GamesThe University of Minnesota football team will have five afternoon or evening home games as part of its 2018 schedule
Gopher Baseball Hosting First NCAA Regional Since 2000The Gophers play Canisius Friday at 7 p.m. Minnesota's hosting history is brief -- this will be only its third time.

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 Twins Rumors: A mystery team has interest in Brian DozierThe Minnesota Twins have potentially found a second team to negotiate with for the services of Brian Dozier as the "mystery team" as entered the rumor mix. The Minnesota Twins sat 8.5 games back of the Cleveland Indians going into Saturday nights game against the Kansas City Royals. While...
NFL.com tabs Vikings DE Everson Griffen as an indispensable defenderEverson Griffen is a passionate part of the Minnesota Vikings defense, but is he the most valuable part of the top-ranked unit from last season? When the Minnesota Vikings selected USC defensive end Everson Griffen in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft, the team knew they were getting a pass ru...
Minnesota Wild: Matt Dumba returning for 5 yearsThe Minnesota Wild have officially signed defenseman Matt Dumba to a new contract on Saturday. Narrowly avoiding the arbitration hearing that was scheduled for Monday Matt Dumba and the Minnesota Wild agreed to a 5-year, $30 million dollar contract (per NHL.com) at an Annual Average Value (AAV) of ...
2018 fantasy football forecast: Minnesota Vikings QB Kirk CousinsWhen at your fantasy football draft, Kirk Cousins would be a solid option to be your quarterback. But what should you expect and when should you pick the Minnesota Vikings passer? Having a solid quarterback can make or break your fantasy football team. However, selecting one too early can also caus...
Minnesota Twins: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly of the first halfThe Minnesota Twins wrapped up the first half with an 11-7 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday. However, fans would like to put the past few months in the rearview mirror. Expectations were high for the Minnesota Twins at the start of this season. Unfortunately, very little has gone according to ...