Minnesota Sports
  • Everson Griffen overly eager to pay back Vikings

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Everson Griffen didn’t want to entertain offers from other teams. His loyalty was with the Minnesota Vikings. As NFL free agency formally began Tuesday, the Vikings finalized contracts with Griffen and …

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    12 Mar 14
  • Vikings bring back offensive lineman Berger

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings and veteran offensive lineman Joe Berger have agreed to a one-year contract. Berger’s agent, Tom Tafelski, confirmed Tuesday that the deal was done. This is the second straight …

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    12 Mar 14
  • Price sparkles in 5-inning outing against Twins

      PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) – David Price struck out eight in five innings, and Yunel Escobar and David DeJesus drove in runs off Ricky Nolasco, helping the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins …

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    12 Mar 14
  • Hall

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Taylor Hall scored in the fourth round of the shootout to lift the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. Hall beat Darcy Kuemper …

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    12 Mar 14
  • Timberwolves outlast Bucks for 112-101 victory

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kevin Love had 27 points, 10 rebounds and six assists and J.J. Barea broke out of a horrid shooting slump to score 19 points to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a …

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    12 Mar 14
  • Mauer drives in a run as Twins-Phillies tie

      FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – Joe Mauer drove in the game’s first run with a first-inning single, and four Minnesota Twins pitchers combined to two-hit the Philadelphia Phillies in a 1-1 tie Sunday. Mauer, …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Hollins helps Minnesota beat Penn State 81-63

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Austin Hollins had 14 points and three steals in his last scheduled home game, a fitting senior spark for Minnesota in an 81-63 victory over Penn State on Sunday to set …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Surging Raptors beat Timberwolves 111-104

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kyle Lowry had 20 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for his fourth career triple-double, lifting the Toronto Raptors to a 111-104 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night. DeMar DeRozan …

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    10 Mar 14