Minnesota Sports
  • Hollins leads Minnesota past Wake, 84-69

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) – Andre Hollins scored a season-high 27 points and Minnesota beat Wake Forest 84-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Hollins hit a career-high seven 3-pointers while Carlos Morris added …

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    03 Dec 14
  • AP source Hunter agrees to $10.5M deal with Twins

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A person familiar with the negotiations says Torii Hunter has agreed to a $10.5 million, one-year contract to return to the Minnesota Twins. The person spoke Tuesday night on condition of …

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    03 Dec 14
  • Vikings block 2 punts for TDs, beat Panthers 31-13

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adam Thielen and Everson Griffen each returned blocked punts by Minnesota for touchdowns, the fifth time in league history one team had two in the same game, and the Vikings beat Carolina …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Blazers beat shorthanded TWolves 107-93

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 15 rebounds to pace the Portland Trail Blazers in a 107-93 victory Sunday night over the shorthanded Minnesota Timberwolves. Wesley Matthews added 23 points, including …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Lacy, Packers power past Vikings 24-21

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Eddie 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 …

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    24 Nov 14
  • Mathieu, Minnesota top Western Kentucky 76-54

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – DeAndre Mathieu had 11 points, six assists and five rebounds, helping Minnesota control the pace from start to finish in a 76-54 victory Tuesday over Western Kentucky. Mo Walker led the Gophers …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Gophers women to host Cleveland State -- at noon

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Gophers women’s basketball team has an unusual start time for the next home game: noon. Minnesota will host Cleveland State at Williams Arena on Wednesday in the atypical midweek matinee. The …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Wild assign goalie Josh Harding to AHL affiliate

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have assigned goalie Josh Harding to their AHL affiliate, the Iowa Wild. The move was made Tuesday after Harding cleared waivers. The 30-year-old was taken off …

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    19 Nov 14