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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have swapped minority owners, with Chicago financier Matthew Hulsizer replacing New York hedge fund manager Philip Falcone on majority owner Craig Leopold’s board of directors. The change …

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    26 Feb 15
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Benoit Pouliot scored twice, Ben Scrivens made 33 saves and the Edmonton Oilers beat Minnesota 2-1 on Tuesday night to snap the Wild’s three-game winning streak. Edmonton won for just …

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    25 Feb 15
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nearly eight years after he left Minnesota, Kevin Garnett’s goal hasn’t changed. He still wants to bring a championship to the Timberwolves. That may not happen as a player for the 38-year-old. …

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    25 Feb 15
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    HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 31 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his second triple-double this season, leading the Houston Rockets to a 113-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night. Harden …

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    24 Feb 15
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In the matter of two games, Minnesota sophomore Amanda Zahui B. has burst onto the national scene and put the Golden Gophers on the brink of an NCAA tournament berth. The 6-foot-5 …

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    24 Feb 15
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    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Democratic state senators are pressing for more answers on why the coach of Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey team is being let go. Shannon Miller has coached UMD to five NCAA national …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Twins

    The Minnesota Twins have slotted Phil Hughes as their opening day starter. Manager Paul Molitor said Monday that Hughes has been “penciled in” to take the mound on April 6 when the Twins play at …

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    24 Feb 15
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    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Minnesota Twins will hold spring training in a much fancier place this year. Renovations to Hammond Stadium at the CenturyLink Sports Complex in Fort Myers, Florida, were ceremonially opened …

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    23 Feb 15