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Twins

Twins decline $3.6M option on reliever Burton

Twins decline $3.6M option on reliever BurtonThe Minnesota Twins have declined their $3.6 million option for 2015 on reliever Jared Burton.
  • Twins
  • 51 minutes ago
Sports

City attorney: Minneapolis can't ban Redskins name

City attorney: Minneapolis can't ban Redskins nameThe Minneapolis City Attorney's office says the city can't ban the Redskins name when Washington plays the Vikings at the University of Minnesota next month.
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 49 minutes ago
Local

Request denied to remove judge on Peterson case

Request denied to remove judge on Peterson caseA prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has been denied.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 12 minutes ago
Golden Gophers

Gophers ranked #24 in coaches poll

Gophers ranked #24 in coaches pollGophers ranked #24 in coaches poll
  • Golden Gophers
  • 21 hours, 54 minutes ago
Twins

Report: Molitor gets second interview with Twins

Report: Molitor gets second interview with TwinsMultiple media sources are reporting that Paul Molitor will meet with Twins General Manager Terry for a second time Tuesday, to discuss the team's managerial opening.
  • Twins
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
NFL

Vikings try to recover from late defensive lapse

Vikings try to recover from late defensive lapseVikings try to recover, still stinging from late defensive lapse in last-second loss
  • NFL
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Timberwolves

Timberwolves waive Kyrylo Fesenko

Timberwolves waive Kyrylo FesenkoThe Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko.
  • Timberwolves
  • 2 days ago
Local

New Vikings stadium nearly quarter complete

New Vikings stadium nearly quarter completeOfficials are confident the Minnesota Vikings' new $1 billion stadium will be completed on time in 2016.
  • Local
  • 2 days ago
High School Sports

Edina looks to extend title streak to 18

Edina looks to extend title streak to 18Edina looks to extend title streak to 18
  • High School Sports
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Vikings

Injured Vikings Sullivan, Ducasse to be evaluated

Injured Vikings Sullivan, Ducasse to be evaluatedThe Minnesota Vikings are having injury trouble in the middle of their offensive line.
  • Vikings
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
News

Vote for prep football hot highlights 10-20-14

Vote for prep football hot highlights 10-20-14Check out these three great plays from prep football last week!
  • News
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Vikings

Vikings panel discussion 10-19-14

Vikings panel discussion 10-19-14The Vikings lost a heart-breaker 17-16 to the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.
  • Vikings
  • 3 days ago
Vikings

Bills beat Vikings 17-16

Bills beat Vikings 17-16Kyle Orton hit Sammy Watkins on a 2-yard touchdown for the winning score with 1 second remaining as the Buffalo Bills beat the Minnesota Vikings 17-16 on Sunday.
  • Vikings
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Wild

Kings edge Wild 2-1 for 4th straight win

Kings edge Wild 2-1 for 4th straight winTyler Toffoli had a goal and an assist in the Los Angeles Kings' fourth straight victory, 2-1 over the Minnesota Wild on Sunday.
  • Wild
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Timberwolves

Mo Williams helps Timberwolves beat Thunder

Mo Williams helps Timberwolves beat ThunderMo Williams scored 19 points in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 112-94 exhibition victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night.
  • Timberwolves
  • 3 days ago
Denver Broncos

'Honored and humbled' Peyton Manning sets TD standard

'Honored and humbled' Peyton Manning sets TD standardManning heaped praise on all the teammates and coaches he's played with over the years.
  • Denver Broncos
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Cavaliers

Kevin Love eager for playoff credibility with Cavaliers

Kevin Love eager for playoff credibility with CavaliersKevin Love has proven himself as a top-tier NBA talent but never reached the postseason.
  • Cavaliers
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Golden Gophers

Minn. beats Purdue 39-38 to go 3-0 in Big Ten

Minn. beats Purdue 39-38 to go 3-0 in Big TenDavid Cobb rushed for 194 yards and a touchdown and Ryan Santoso kicked a 52-yard field goal with 4:59 left to cap Minnesota's comeback on Saturday, giving the Gophers a 39-38 victory over Purdue and their first 3-0 start in Big Ten play since 1990.
  • Golden Gophers
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
MLB

World Series first look: Royals, Giants an odd couple

World Series first look: Royals, Giants an odd coupleThey didn't win 90 games, but both the Royals and Giants made the World Series
  • MLB
  • 22 hours, 29 minutes ago
High School Sports

Runner carries injured competitor over finish line

Runner carries injured competitor over finish lineA cross country runner from ND is being hailed as a hero after carrying an injured competitor across the finish line.
  • High School Sports
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Wild

Ducks rally past Wild 2-1 for 4th straight win

Ducks rally past Wild 2-1 for 4th straight winThe Ducks ended ended Minnesota's season-long shutout streak with a short-handed goal early in the third period.
  • Wild
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
NFL

Zimmer expected back quickly, after procedure

Zimmer expected back quickly, after procedureVikings coach Mike Zimmer misses practice for 'minor procedure' but expected back Saturday
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
NFL

Seahawks trade Percy Harvin to Jets

Seahawks trade Percy Harvin to JetsVersatile player headed to Jets for conditional draft pick.
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
MLB

Giants win NL pennant for third time in five seasons

Giants win NL pennant for third time in five seasonsIshikawa's 3-run HR in the 9th inning sent San Francisco to the World Series.
  • MLB
  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
Sports

Terry Steinbach sits down with Perk

Terry Steinbach sits down with PerkTerry Steinbach sits down with Perk
  • Sports
  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
Twins

Hughes picked as MVP, pitcher of year for Twins

Hughes picked as MVP, pitcher of year for TwinsPhil Hughes has been named most valuable player and pitcher of the year for the Minnesota Twins in 2014.
  • Twins
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Recusal hearing set for Adrian Peterson case judge

Recusal hearing set for Adrian Peterson case judgeA hearing is set on whether to remove the judge in the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 27 minutes ago