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Atlanta Falcons

Falcons fined, lose draft pick for using fake crowd noise

Falcons fined, lose draft pick for using fake crowd noiseThe Atlanta Falcons will forfeit a fifth-round draft pick in 2016 draft for using fake crowd noise.
  • Atlanta Falcons
  • 9 hours, 19 minutes ago
Timberwolves

New Orleans Pelicans beat Timberwolves 110-88

New Orleans Pelicans beat Timberwolves 110-88Anthony Davis had 28 points and nine rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 110-88 on Sunday.
  • Timberwolves
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
NCAAB

Wisconsin heads to Final Four with different feeling

Wisconsin heads to Final Four with different feelingThe Badgers were just happy to reach the Final Four last year. This time they want more.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
NCAAB

Duke denies Gonzaga in its Final Four bid

Duke denies Gonzaga in its Final Four bidThe Blue Devils get coach Mike Krzyzewski to his 12th Final Four and deny Gonzaga in the process.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
NCAAB

Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66

Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66Kentucky stays unbeaten, survives scare and beats Notre Dame 68-66 in NCAA tournament
  • NCAAB
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Sports

Inaugural poker tournament comes to Running Aces

Inaugural poker tournament comes to Running AcesCheck Shove Poker is holding their inaugural event this week at Running Aces Harness Park in Columbus, Minn.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
NCAAB

Michigan State edges Louisville in OT for Final Four berth

Michigan State edges Louisville in OT for Final Four berthThe Spartans knocked off Louisville, 76-70, in overtime to reach the Final Four for the first time since 2010.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Twins

Mauer hits 1st spring homer, Twins beat Phillies

Mauer hits 1st spring homer, Twins beat PhilliesJoe Mauer hit his first home run of the spring and the Minnesota Twins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 Saturday.
  • Twins
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Sports

RIT beats Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 in Midwest Regionals

RIT beats Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 in Midwest RegionalsRIT beats Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 in Midwest Regionals
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Soccer

MLS Commissioner Don Garber talks United expansion

MLS Commissioner Don Garber talks United expansionThe United will be a member of Major League soccer in 2018.
  • Soccer
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
MLB

MLB 2015: Key dates for the upcoming season

MLB 2015: Key dates for the upcoming seasonBASEBALL 2015: Wrigley opener, Cincy All-Star game among key dates for upcoming season
  • MLB
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Sports

Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wild beat Flames 4-2

Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wild beat Flames 4-2Thomas Vanek and Mikko Koivu scored early in a three-goal third period and the Minnesota Wild pulled away to beat the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Friday night.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Sports

Harden scores 33 as Rockets beat Wolves, clinch playoff spot

Harden scores 33 as Rockets beat Wolves, clinch playoff spotJames Harden had 33 points and eight assists as the Houston Rockets clinched a playoff spot with a 120-110 victory over the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
  • Sports
  • 3 days ago
Sports

Minnesota-Duluth beats Minnesota 4-1 in NCAA play

Minnesota-Duluth beats Minnesota 4-1 in NCAA playWillie Raskob had a goal and an assist in a three-goal flurry in the first period and Minnesota-Duluth beat Minnesota 4-1 on Friday night in the first round of the Northeast Regional of the NCAA hockey tournament.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

St. Olaf cancels baseball season after hazing investigation

St. Olaf cancels baseball season after hazing investigationSt. Olaf College is canceling the rest of its baseball season after a hazing investigation.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Sports

Vikings add $19.5 million to stadium total

Vikings add $19.5 million to stadium totalThe Minnesota Vikings and the Wilf family contributed an additional $19.5 million to the team's new stadium Friday, which will help pay for a number of luxury and aesthetic features to the project.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Local

Daktronics to build 18 LED displays for new Vikings stadium

Daktronics to build 18 LED displays for new Vikings stadiumSouth Dakota-based Daktronics has been chosen to design and build 18 high-definition video displays for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Vikings

Vikings sign 6-9, 351-pound Polish tackle

Vikings sign 6-9, 351-pound Polish tackleThe Minnesota Vikings have signed Polish tackle Babatunde "Babs" Aiyegbusi.
  • Vikings
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
NCAAB

Wisconsin survives North Carolina to reach Elite Eight

Wisconsin survives North Carolina to reach Elite EightNorth Carolina was hanging in until it had an empty offensive trip in the final minute.
  • NCAAB
  • 4 days ago
High School Sports

Going for the three-peat in Mounds View

Going for the three-peat in Mounds ViewGoing for the three-peat in Mounds View
  • High School Sports
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
NCAAB

As Final Four nears, NCAA opposes Indiana religious freedom law

As Final Four nears, NCAA opposes Indiana religious freedom lawThe Final Four is being held in a state that legalized refusal of service to same-sex couples.
  • NCAAB
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Sports

Dean Smith's trust sends $200 checks to his UNC lettermen

Dean Smith's trust sends $200 checks to his UNC lettermenDean Smith is still giving to his North Carolina players - even after his death.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
NCAAB

Hot-shooting Notre Dame drubs Wichita State to reach Elite Eight

Hot-shooting Notre Dame drubs Wichita State to reach Elite EightDemetrius Jackson had 20 points and Pat Connaughton had 16 points and 10 rebounds.
  • NCAAB
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

Lovin' the Loon: Why MN United's logo is turning heads

Lovin' the Loon: Why MN United's logo is turning headsAs word of Major League Soccer expansion grew louder in Minnesota, soccer faithful from across the country started taking notice.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Sports

Boston U. beats Minnesota-Duluth in Northeast Regional

Boston U. beats Minnesota-Duluth in Northeast RegionalBoston U. beats Minnesota-Duluth in Northeast Regional
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

AWA wrestlers 'sodbusting' in Savage

AWA wrestlers 'sodbusting' in SavageKenny Jays Histiocytosis Association Benefit is on Saturday, April 4 at the Savage American Legion.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Sports

Vikings commit additional $19.5M to stadium budget

Vikings commit additional $19.5M to stadium budgetThe price tag for their new stadium continues to grow for the Minnesota Vikings, with the team announcing Friday it will commit another $10.5 million towards construction costs and equipment.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago