Minnesota Sports
  • Playoff-bound Wild notch shootout win vs. Bruins

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Mikko Koivu scored for Minnesota and Ilya Bryzgalov denied all three Boston shots in the shootout, lifting the Wild to a 4-3 victory over the Bruins on Tuesday night that …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Wolves cruise past Spurs, 110-91

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Ricky Rubio scored 23 points and Gorgui Dieng had 12 points and 15 rebounds, leading the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-91 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night. Kevin …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Twins to honor Gardenhire for 1,000th career win

    M INNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins plan to honor manager Ron Gardenhire for his 1,000th career victory. The team has scheduled a special pregame ceremony to honor Gardenhire before Wednesday’s 12:10 p.m. game against …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Minnesota Wild v Dallas Stars

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding has been nominated again for the NHL’s Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. The award is presented annually to the player who best exemplifies perseverance, sportsmanship …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Stollings brings fast-paced style to Minnesota

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – New coaches at major conference programs often inherit struggling teams. That is not the case for Marlene Stollings at Minnesota. Stollings was introduced Tuesday at a news conference for the 11th …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Vikings sign receiver Lestar Jean from Texans

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Texans receiver Lestar Jean. The team announced the signing Tuesday. Jean is entering his fourth season. He joins a receiving corps that appears …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Coyle, Bryzgalov lead Wild past Jets 1-0

    WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) – Charlie Coyle scored in the second period and Ilya Bryzgalov made 24 saves as the Minnesota Wild defeated the Winnipeg Jets 1-0 on Monday night. Coyle’s one-timer off a pass from …

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    08 Apr 14
  • Opener

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Yoenis Cespedes proved he can play through a hurting right heel, giving Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics a spark with a pair of RBIs that helped spoil the Minnesota Twins’ …

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    08 Apr 14