Minnesota Sports
  • Hicks delivers in 10th to lift Twins over Red Sox

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Aaron Hicks delivered the game-winning single in the bottom of the 10th and Phil Hughes struck out eight in six innings to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox …

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    16 May 14
  • Jerry Kill

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill is starting a fund to help children with epilepsy. Kill and his wife, Rebecca, donated $100,000 to start the “Chasing Dreams” fund through the Epilepsy Foundation of …

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    16 May 14
  • Ortiz goes deep twice - again - Red Sox beat Twins

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – David Ortiz homered twice for the second straight game and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on Wednesday night. Big Papi went 3 for 5 with two RBIs, …

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    15 May 14
  • After strong playoffs, future is bright for Wild

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Throughout an up-and-down season, the Minnesota Wild lagged behind the leaders of the Central Division. With an extended test against two of the top teams in the playoffs, though, …

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    15 May 14
  • Second man charged in Mankato fight makes bail

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A man accused of punching a former Minnesota State, Mankato, football player in the head and knocking him to the ground is free on bail. Twenty-one-year-old Trevor Stenner Shelley, of …

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    15 May 14
  • The Minnesota Wild

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild used a spirited postseason run to establish themselves as one of the NHL’s up-and-coming teams. The Chicago Blackhawks’ time is now, and the defending Stanley Cup …

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    14 May 14
  • Vikings have deals for 15 undrafted free agents

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have finalized contracts with 15 undrafted college free agents. The team announced Tuesday the following signings: Iowa guard Conor Boffeli, Mississippi tackle Pierce Burton, Northwestern wide …

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    14 May 14
  • Rutgers Nelson dismissed from football program

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Rutgers says it has dismissed quarterback Philip Nelson from its football program in the wake of assault charges filed in Minnesota. Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood made the announcement Tuesday. …

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    14 May 14