Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine Looks To Defend Slam Dunk TitleThe NBA Slam Dunk Contest is Saturday night, and that means the Timberwolves' Zach LaVine has a chance to defend his title.
Lavine Named Rising Stars Challenge MVPLaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to kick off the weekend festivities.
NBA Eastern Conference 2016 All-Star Roster BreakdownThe Eastern Conference is stronger than in years past thanks to new talent like Kyle Lowry and some older talent, like some guy named LeBron James.
Moore Leads West To 117-112 Win Over The EastMaya Moore scored a record 30 points to lead the West to a 117-112 victory over the East on Saturday. She had eight straight points in the final 2 minutes to turn a one-point deficit into a 113-106 advantage for the West.
Angels Star Mike Trout Scratched Because Of Sore Left HeelLos Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout has been scratched from the series opener against Minnesota because of a sore left heel.
4 Things To Know: Caitlyn Jenner's Honor, 2 Big Sales & MoreHere are the four stories you need to know about for Tuesday, July 15. They include what two retailers hope will be your biggest shopping day of the year, and a great showing by a Minnesota Twin in the national spotlight.
Twins' Brian Dozier Homers In 1st All-Star At-BatMike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had just walked off the field. Trout became the first player in 38 years to homer leading off an All-Star game.
5 Best #VoteDozier TweetsFor those who don't follow baseball, or abstain from all things social media related, the Interwebs were on fire in the Twin Cities Friday as fans and die-hard Minnesotans alike tweeted as many #VoteDozier hashtags as they could.
4 Things To Know From July 14, 2015From a historic agreement to limit Iran's nuclear program to an equally history flyby of the dwarf planet Pluto, here are the four stories to know for Tuesday, July 14.
10 Unforgettable MLB All-Star MomentsWhether good or bad, these All-Star Game moments were certainly memorable.
Brian Dozier Gets His Own Emoji When You Use #VoteDozierIt's the final push for players hoping to make the All-Star Team. Public voting is open until 3 p.m. Friday, and players are pushing for those numbers. Prior to Friday, all voting has been taking place online or through text message.
10 Big All-Star Snubs In Major League Baseball HistoryIt happens every year in Major League Baseball right before the sport takes a break for the All-Star Game. Somebody that deserves to play in the Summer Classic doesn't get in, while others that might not be as deserving are chosen.
Twins Encourage Fans To Send Brian Dozier To All-Star GameThere's only one more chance to get Minnesota Twins' second baseman Brian Dozier to the All-Star Game. He didn't make the starting or reserve rosters, so his teammates are stepping up, on of all things a bulldozer. The team brought it in to encourage fans to vote for Dozier one final time.
All-Star Hopes Still High For Twins' Brian DozierTwins' second baseman Brian Dozier is once again looking for All-Star votes. The two rosters were announced with his name not on the list. But he still has a chance with the American League final vote.
Twins Closer Glen Perkins Gets Surprise Gift After All-Star SelectionMinnesota Twins closer Glen Perkins had quite a night Monday as the team earned a walk-off 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles at Target Field. After being selected for his third straight All-Star Game, his wife surprised him with a Porsche in the parking lot.