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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers avoided tying the record for the worst start to a season in NBA history, ending their 0-17 skid with an 85-77 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. …

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    04 Dec 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jason Zucker and Jason Pominville scored improbable goals to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Darcy Kuemper stopped 18 shots after …

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    04 Dec 14
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    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings defensive end Brian Robison got his hair cut, for a good cause. Robison showed off his newly shorn look before practice Wednesday, two days after getting a chop …

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    04 Dec 14
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    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has been given the NFC’s Special Teams Player of the Week award. The NFL announced the weekly honor Wednesday for Thielen, the first Vikings …

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    04 Dec 14
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    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Andre Hollins scored a season-high 27 points and Minnesota beat Wake Forest 84-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Hollins hit a career-high seven 3-pointers while Carlos Morris added …

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    03 Dec 14
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Torii Hunter has agreed to a $10.5 million, one-year contract to return to the Minnesota Twins. The person spoke Tuesday night on condition of anonymity …

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    03 Dec 14
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    ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Fans will be able to watch the Minnesota Wild at a free outdoor practice this month. The event is scheduled Dec. 21 at the John Rose Minnesota OVAL in Roseville. It …

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    03 Dec 14
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    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon is the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year. Ohio State defensive end Joey Bosa took top honors on the defensive side while Buckeyes quarterback J.T. …

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    03 Dec 14