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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Zach Parise scored early and late on tipped shots, and the Minnesota Wild tacked on two empty-net goals for a 5-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Monday night that …

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    29 Apr 14
  • Twins

    NEW YORK (AP) — Minnesota Twins infielder Jonatan Hinojosa has been suspended for 50 games following a positive drug test under baseball’s minor league drug program. The 21-year-old player is on the roster of Cedar …

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    28 Apr 14
  • wild

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Twice in five games, the Minnesota Wild have been less than 75 seconds from a victory on the road. Both times, the Colorado Avalanche got the tying goal late in …

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    28 Apr 14
  • Gophers

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota women’s basketball coach Marlene Stollings has turned to VCU for the first member of her coaching staff. Stollings says she has hired Nikita “Niki” Dawkins as assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. …

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    26 Apr 14
  • wild

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Patrick Roy has shown all sorts of patience with his youthful squad this season. That certainly won’t waver now just because the Colorado Avalanche are in an offensive slump. He says …

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    26 Apr 14
  • Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nick Castellanos homered and drove in three runs, and Torii Hunter had two doubles and two RBIs to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 10-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night. Kevin …

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    26 Apr 14
  • NCAA

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The five major college conferences are a little closer to carrying more clout. The NCAA’s board of directors has endorsed a proposal giving schools in those conferences more autonomy and more voting …

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    25 Apr 14
  • Twins

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Aaron Hicks hit a three-run homer, Kurt Suzuki drove in three runs, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-7 Thursday. Sam Fuld had a pair of run-scoring …

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    25 Apr 14