Olympics 2021: Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan Delegations Go Largely Maskless For Opening CeremonyThe two countries drew reaction on social media after their delegations entered the Olympic Stadium unmasked.
This Week In Golf: Moore Wins John Deere; Rose Gets Gold In RioRyan Moore tops a depleted field at John Deere Classic to win his fifth PGA Tour event, while Justin Rose finds Olympic glory in Rio.
10 Must-Watch Olympic Events This WeekHere's a look at 10 events coming up this week that you're not going to want to miss.
Lynx Set For Month-Long Olympic BreakThe Minnesota Lynx have a home game Friday night against the Seattle Storm. It is a big one, because it is their final game before the Olympic break.
Phelps Headlines Pro Swim Series Events In MinneapolisThe lead-up to the Olympics has started to get serious for the swimmers. Michael Phelps is excited as ever, in a peaceful, confident place he hardly could have foreseen a year ago.
Davis Love III Is Looking Forward To Ryder CupMinnesota will host the Ryder Cup at Chaska's Hazeltine National Golf Club in September of 2016. Former PGA Championship winner Davis Love III will captain the United States team. He told WCCO's Dave Lee about some changes leading up to the event.
Eagan Sisters Head To Jr. OlympicsNatalie and Elena Windels share both a last name and a passion for track and field. “I like how you just get to accelerate and, like, just use all your power and try and finish and do the best that you can,” Elena said. Her sister Natalie is more succinct. “I just like running,” Natalie said. James Pipkens, the head sprints coach for Apple Valley High School, works closely with the sisters. He says there may be some sibling rivalry going on.
A List Of Minnesotans At 2012 Summer OlympicsAthletes and coaches from or with a connection to Minnesota competing for Team USA at this year's Summer Olympic Games in London.
Timberwolves' Kevin Love Named Nominee For US Olympic TeamTimberwolves forward Kevin Love has been named as a nominee for the 12-man U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team, according to USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo.