Why Are All Of Our Sports Teams Named After The State?Minnesota is the only place in the country where all of its professional sports teams are named after states, rather than cities. So, how did that happen? Good Question.
'Gotta Start Faster': Vikings Prep For Raiders Game After Loss To PackersThe Minnesota Vikings are dusting themselves off after getting run over by the Green Bay Packers and are getting ready for the Oakland Raiders. Whatever could go wrong, did go wrong -- at least in early in the game.
'Best Seat In The House': Mark Rosen Signs Off After 50 YearsRosie grew up watching 'CCO, interned here, landed a job and stayed. He's described his view of the Minnesota sports scene as "The Best Seat in the House."
Lillard Has 28 And The Blazers Beat The TWolves 113-105It was a close game for most of the night. Jeff Teague's 3-pointer and a pair of Minnesota free throws put the Timberwolves up 102-96 with just under four minutes to go.
5 Sports Markets More Tortured Than MinnesotaIt’s true that Minnesota sports fans have suffered through quite a bit of pain over the years, but at least we can pat ourselves on the back and be glad we don’t live in one of these cities.
Top 5 Minnesota Sports Villains Of All TimeFrom arrogant pretty boys and pregnant lady kickers, to faux mooners and Kardashian accessories, Minnesota has had its share of athletic rapscallions.
Reflecting On Minnesota’s Miserable Sports WeekendLet's recap your weekend, shall we? The Timberwolves lost their 14th and 15th in a row Friday and Saturday night. The Wild were outscored a combined 7-2 in losses to Nashville and Chicago, and have now lost five in a row and 11 of their last 13. Gopher men's basketball blew a 9-point lead with less than 8 to play at Michigan and lost their fourth in a row. Men's hockey was swept in Michigan, too, and has now lost three of four.
Minnesota Twitter Feeds To FollowRefer to this list for some of the best Twitter feeds to follow in Minnesota.
Mike Max’s News And Notes For Nov. 1, 2011From 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.