Minnesota Sports
  • Ogwumike lifts Sparks to WNBA title, beat Lynx 77-76

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -Nneka Ogwumike’s short jumper with 3.1 seconds left gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the defending champion Minnesota Lynx for their first title in 14 years in the deciding game …

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    21 Oct 16
  • Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve livid about officiating

    Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve was livid in her postgame news conference following her team’s loss in the decisive Game 5 on Thursday night to Los Angeles. After congratulating the Sparks for winning the WNBA championship …

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    21 Oct 16
  • Haula, Pominville spark Wild in 6-3 win over Kings

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Erik Haula and Jason Pominville scored for Minnesota and assisted on the other’s first-period goal, fueling the Wild for a 6-3 victory over Los Angeles that triggered an early exit …

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    19 Oct 16
  • Lynx beat Sparks 85-79, claw back to tie WNBA Finals

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Maya Moore scored 31 points and Minnesota’s defense held Nneka Ogwumike and Candace Parker in check to help the Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 85-79 on Sunday night and force …

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    17 Oct 16
  • OKC Thunder beat Minnesota TWolves 112-94

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Russell Westbrook’s fans finally got to show their appreciation for his loyalty to the Thunder. Westbrook had 26 points and 10 assists to help Oklahoma City beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 112-94 …

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    17 Oct 16
  • Yakupov provides offensive spark as Blues beat Wild 3-2

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – Nail Yakupov had a goal and an assist and Jake Allen made several big saves as the St. Louis Blues beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Thursday night. Alexander Steen and …

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    14 Oct 16
  • Former Viking Voigt gets 6 months in prison in fraud scheme

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Former Minnesota Vikings tight end Stu Voigt has been sentenced to six months in federal prison for fraud. Voigt was convicted of bank fraud in February in a scam that prosecutors say …

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    14 Oct 16
  • Minnesota pulls away in second half of win over Denver

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins and Shabazz Muhammad each scored 18 points for Minnesota, and the Timberwolves pulled away in the second half to beat the Denver Nuggets in a preseason game …

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    13 Oct 16