Minnesota Sports
  • Gophers

    MINNEAPOLIS – Mark Coyle announced Thursday that Lindsay Whalen, one of the most decorated players in women’s basketball history, will return to the University of Minnesota as the new head women’s basketball coach at her alma …

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    12 Apr 18
  • Twins-Primary-3D

    Minnesota blew an 8-1 lead before Max Kepler launched a solo homer with two out in the bottom of the ninth to give the Twins a 9-8 victory over the Astros. Kepler also belted a …

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    12 Apr 18
  • New Timberwolves Logo

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 31 points and Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points and 14 rebounds, helping the Minnesota Timberwolves end the NBA’s longest-running absence from the playoffs by beating the Denver Nuggets 112-106 …

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    12 Apr 18
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    WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Defenseman Joe Morrow broke a tie with 6:13 left and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 in Game 1 for the first playoff victory in franchise history. In its …

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    12 Apr 18
  • Twins-Primary-3D

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jake Odorizzi grinded through six innings for his first win with Minnesota, leadoff man Brian Dozier walked a career-high four times and the Twins beat the Houston Astros 4-1 on Tuesday night. …

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    11 Apr 18
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    UNDATED (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets have the second-best record in the NHL, the breakthrough season their ardent fans have been waiting for since the franchise arrived in 2011. The Jets start the first round …

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    11 Apr 18
  • The X Games will stay in Minneapolis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The X Games will remain in Minneapolis through 2020. ESPN and Minneapolis officials announced a two-year extension agreement Tuesday to keep the extreme-sport event at U.S. Bank Stadium. The summer X Games …

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    11 Apr 18
  • New Timberwolves Logo

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns slammed his way to 24 points and grabbed 18 rebounds for the Minnesota Timberwolves, who toughed out a 113-94 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies to move one step closer to …

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    10 Apr 18