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Golden Gophers

Border battle divides local family

Border battle divides local familyCertain things can divide a family, and this week the battle for Paul Bunyan's Axe is splitting one right down the middle.
  • Golden Gophers
  • 4 hours, 48 minutes ago
NFL

Ray Rice eligible to play after winning appeal of NFL suspension

Ray Rice eligible to play after winning appeal of NFL suspensionThe former Baltimore Ravens running back is immediately eligible to return to field.
  • NFL
  • 7 hours, 9 minutes ago
Wild

Kings score 4 goals in 1st period, beat Wild 4-0

Kings score 4 goals in 1st period, beat Wild 4-0Dustin Brown's goal and assist helped ignite a four-goal first period, Martin Jones earned his fifth career shutout, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Minnesota Wild 4-0 on Wednesday night.
  • Wild
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
NCAAF

Front Seven: This weekend's best college football games

Front Seven: This weekend's best college football gamesThe Front Seven can find a good tune for any occasion.
  • NCAAF
  • 16 hours, 5 minutes ago
NFL

First Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers meeting long overdue

First Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers meeting long overdueThe two star QBs and MVP frontrunners are set to go head-to-head for first time Sunday.
  • NFL
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Timberwolves

Bucks wear down Timberwolves to improve to 9-7

Bucks wear down Timberwolves to improve to 9-7Larry Sanders had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to help the Milwaukee Bucks to a 103-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.
  • Timberwolves
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Minnesota

Harrison helps St. John's beat Minnesota 70-61

Harrison helps St. John's beat Minnesota 70-61D'Angelo Harrison had a key four-point play and finished with 19 points and five steals to help St. John's beat Minnesota 70-61 on Wednesday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off semifinals.
  • Minnesota
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Vikings

Vikings add tackle to replace Loadholt

Vikings add tackle to replace LoadholtThe Vikings have added an offensive tackle to their roster to replace the injured Phil Loadholt.
  • Vikings
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Local

U of M b-ball player accused of assault, suspended

U of M b-ball player accused of assault, suspendedA guard on the University of Minnesota men's basketball team has been suspended from all team activities, pending an investigation into a possible domestic assault, according to school officials.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
NCAAF

Confidence a clear sign of progress at Minnesota

Confidence a clear sign of progress at MinnesotaWith Big Ten West title in play, confidence yet another sign of progress at Minnesota
  • NCAAF
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Wild

Zucker scores twice to lead Wild past Panthers 4-1

Zucker scores twice to lead Wild past Panthers 4-1Jason Zucker scored two goals to lead the Minnesota Wild over the Florida Panthers 4-1 on Monday night.
  • Wild
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
NFL

Vikings LT Matt Kalil: 'It wasn't my best day'

Vikings LT Matt Kalil: 'It wasn't my best day'Vikings LT Matt Kalil struggles against Packers, tangles with fan: 'It wasn't my best day'
  • NFL
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
NBA

Thad Young returns to Wolves after mom's death

Thad Young returns to Wolves after mom's deathWith a heavy heart, Thaddeus Young returns to Timberwolves following mother's death
  • NBA
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Olympics

Sochi pups are doing great as skier's season kicks off

Sochi pups are doing great as skier's season kicks offGus Kenworthy says his friend deserves credit for adopting dogs after Sochi Olympics.
  • Olympics
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Vikings

Packers power past Vikings 24-21

Packers power past Vikings 24-21Eddie Lacy rushed for 125 yards on 25 carries, both season highs to help Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers hang on for a 24-21 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
  • Vikings
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Vikings

Vikings panel discussion 11-23-14

Vikings panel discussion 11-23-14The Vikings lost to the Packers on Sunday by a closer margin than many were expecting.
  • Vikings
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Golden Gophers

Minnesota rallies to upset No. 21 Huskers 28-24

Minnesota rallies to upset No. 21 Huskers 28-24The Gophers big defensive stop kept alive their hopes in the Big Ten West.
  • Golden Gophers
  • 6 days ago
NFL

Sam Ponder posts photo of baby recreating catch

Sam Ponder posts photo of baby recreating catchESPN's Sam Ponder posted a photo of her baby making a similar catch similar to the one Odell Beckham Jr. made.
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
High School Sports

Minneota beats Dawson-Boyd for Class 1A title

Minneota beats Dawson-Boyd for Class 1A titleGrant Hennen rushed for 179 yards, Cole Hennen had a long clinching score and Minneota held off Dawson-Boyd 28-14 Saturday.
  • High School Sports
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
High School Sports

Lakeville North recalls title, looks ahead

Lakeville North recalls title, looks aheadIt's a game that still has high school basketball fans in Minnesota talking.
  • High School Sports
  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Timberwolves

San Antonio Spurs carve up Wolves 121-92

San Antonio Spurs carve up Wolves 121-92Tony Parker scored 28 points in 25 minutes and the San Antonio Spurs cruised past the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 121-92 on Friday night.
  • Timberwolves
  • 1 week ago
High School Sports

Eden Prairie beats Totino-Grace 28-27 in Class 6A

Eden Prairie beats Totino-Grace 28-27 in Class 6AWill Rains ran for a 75-yard touchdown with 2:46 to play and Eden Prairie rallied to win its fourth straight Class 6A title with a 28-27 victory over Totino-Grace Friday night.
  • High School Sports
  • 1 week ago
High School Sports

Boys' basketball prep preview

Boys' basketball prep previewThis week the boys' high school basketball season starts and to preview that Dave Schwartz had a chance to sit down with Ryan James of northstarshoopsreport.com to talk about the season and what teams he thinks will be the best.
  • High School Sports
  • 1 week ago
High School Sports

Becker beats DeLaSalle 24-6 for Class 4A title

Becker beats DeLaSalle 24-6 for Class 4A titleC.J. Schwintek ran for 146 yards and a touchdown as Becker beat DeLaSalle 24-6 Friday in the Prep Bowl to win the Class 4A state football championship.
  • High School Sports
  • 1 week ago
Vikings

Asiata out with concussion for Vikings vs. Packers

Asiata out with concussion for Vikings vs. PackersMinnesota Vikings running back Matt Asiata will miss Sunday's game against Green Bay because of a concussion.
  • Vikings
  • 1 week ago
Vikings

Peterson's appeal is next month without Goodell

Peterson's appeal is next month without GoodellAdrian Peterson's hearing for the appeal of his suspension will be held on Dec. 2. And it will not be in front of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
  • Vikings
  • 1 week ago
Timberwolves

T-Wolves beat Lakers after Kobe misses 3-pointer

T-Wolves beat Lakers after Kobe misses 3-pointerRookie guard Zach LaVine scored 18 of his team-high 28 points off the bench in the second quarter, and Mo Williams had 25 points and 11 assists to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Los Angeles Lakers 120-119 on Friday night.
  • Timberwolves
  • 1 minute ago