Minnesota Sports
  • Suns beat Wolves 114-90 for 5th win in 6 games

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Shannon Brown had 17 points and seven rebounds and the Phoenix Suns’ reserves outscored Minnesota’s 66-27 in a 114-90 victory over the Timberwolves on Monday night. Markieff Morris led the backups …

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    10 Apr 12
  • Twins fondly recall 2002 fun; reunion on Monday

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Ten years ago, the Minnesota Twins were nearly eliminated as part of baseball’s plan to fold two franchises for financial reasons. The court intervened, and the Twins came together to win …

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    09 Apr 12
  • Twins P Hendriks hospitalized with food poisoning

    Baltimore, Mary. (AP) – Minnesota Twins right-hander Liam Hendriks remained hospitalized Sunday with an apparent case of food poisoning. Hendriks was slated to be released after spending Saturday in a Baltimore-area hospital. Twins manager Ron …

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    09 Apr 12
  • Hammel leads Orioles to 3-1 win over Twins

    Baltimore, Mary. (AP) – Jason Hammel took a no-hitter into the eighth inning in his Baltimore debut, and the Orioles beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep. Hammel (1-0) faced the minimum …

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    09 Apr 12
  • Adrian Peterson gives $1 million to alma mater OU

    Norman, Okla. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pledged $1 million to the Oklahoma athletics department, his launching pad for a stellar NFL career. The university announced the donation Thursday. It will …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Minutes taking their toll for Kevin Love

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – All those minutes on the court finally seem to be catching up to Kevin Love. The Minnesota Timberwolves’ All-Star leads the NBA in minutes played this season. After another 43 of …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Twins, Orioles mark Camden Yards’ 20th anniversary

    Baltimore, Mary. (AP) – Twenty years ago, Cal Ripken Jr. had mixed feelings about the opening of Camden Yards. Ripken wasn’t eager to leave Memorial Stadium, but says when he walked into the Baltimore Orioles’ …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Hawks blow late lead in 2-1 shootout loss to Wild

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – Cal Clutterbuck’s tying tip-in with 3:12 left in regulation and Devin Setoguchi’s shootout goal lifted the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night. Setoguchi’s …

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    06 Apr 12