Minnesota Sports
  • NCAA Basketball: St. Peter's at Minnesota

    THE STORY: Even without Trevor Mbakwe, Minnesota has outperformed expectations en route to a hot start and will look to extend its win streak to five games when it hosts Central Michigan Tuesday at Williams …

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    13 Dec 11
  • NCAA Basketball: Virginia Tech at Minnesota

    When the Golden Gophers lost 6-8 senior F Trevor Mbakwe in late November to a season-ending ACL tear he sustained in a tournament championship game against Dayton in Orlando, most observers expected a rough stretch …

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    13 Dec 11
  • NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions

    WR Stephen Burton, a rookie seventh-round draft pick, injured the medial collateral ligament in his knee and was placed on injured reserve. He won’t require surgery. Burton made the team as a practice-squad player. He …

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    13 Dec 11
  • NHL leading Wild focused on winning

    Almost in anonymity, Minnesota keeps rolling. The NHL standings leader completed a sweep of its four-game West Coast road trip when it upended Phoenix 4-1 Saturday night. The Wild have won seven in a row …

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    12 Dec 11
  • Adelman needs to step up the learning process

    Just when Timberwolves fans finally had something to really get excited about, along came the NBA lockout. That delayed the season by nearly two months and placed the team in a precarious position as the …

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    12 Dec 11
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    The Vikings need to finish 2-1 against the Saints, Redskins and Bears to avoid becoming the first team to lose 14 games in the 51-year history of the franchise. “That’s our motivation now,” defensive end …

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    12 Dec 11
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    RHP Daniel Turpen ended up being the player to be named from the Rockies in the Kevin Slowey trade. Turpen, 25 fanned 33 and walked 35 in 47 relief appearances, and one start, with Class …

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    09 Dec 11
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    RB Adrian Peterson took a step toward returning while quarterback Christian Ponder moved in the other direction on Thursday. CB Asher Allen continues to practice on a limited basis, but the Vikings are just being …

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    09 Dec 11