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    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jared Spurgeon had a goal and an assist and the Minnesota Wild beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Monday to snap an eight-game losing streak and make interim head coach …

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    16 Feb 16
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    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Peter Jok scored 27 points and Jarrod Uthoff had 24 points, 15 rebounds and six blocked shots to help fourth-ranked Iowa hold off skidding Minnesota 75-71 on Sunday night. Iowa …

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    15 Feb 16
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    EDINA, Minn. (AP) — A dramatic midseason slump for the third straight year and a poor outing Saturday to extend Minnesota’s home winless streak led Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher to fire coach Mike Yeo. …

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    15 Feb 16
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The interim athletic director at the University of Minnesota says she is a candidate for the permanent job. Beth Goetz announced her interest Friday as university President Eric Kaler agreed to use …

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    13 Feb 16
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    TORONTO (AP) — Zach LaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge to kick off NBA All-Star weekend. In the game …

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    13 Feb 16
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored three times in the second period for his 14th career hat trick, and the Washington Capitals beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Thursday night. Ovechkin, who leads …

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    12 Feb 16
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 35 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves came back from 18 points down to stun the Toronto Raptors 117-112 on Wednesday night. Canadian star Andrew Wiggins scored …

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    11 Feb 16
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Derrick Walton Jr. sparked Michigan’s strong start with 19 of his career-high 26 points in the first half, and the Wolverines hung on to beat Minnesota 82-74 Wednesday and give the Gophers …

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    11 Feb 16