Minnesota Sports
  • JP Parise, ex-Minnesota North Stars standout, dies at 73

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Former Minnesota North Stars standout J.P. Parise has died from lung cancer at 73. The Minnesota Wild said Thursday he died Wednesday night at his home in the Minneapolis suburb of …

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    09 Jan 15
  • Suns survive, hand Wolves 13th straight loss

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Gerald Green scored 15 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter to scorch his former team and the Phoenix Suns handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 13th straight loss, 113-111 on …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Vlasic's OT goal gives Wild 4-3 win over Sharks

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored his second winning goal in two nights 3:09 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks completed a 4-3 come-from-behind victory over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. …

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    07 Jan 15
  • Carlos Morris, Shannon Scott

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Marc Loving’s jump shot from the lane with 5.6 seconds left in overtime lifted No. 22 Ohio State to a 74-72 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday night, helping the Buckeyes escape …

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    07 Jan 15
  • Afflalo, Nuggets hand Wolves 12th straight loss

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Arron Afflalo scored 34 points and the Denver Nuggets handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 12th straight loss with a 110-101 victory on Monday night. J.J. Hickson had 16 points and 11 …

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    06 Jan 15
  • hkp 014 Gophers Cleveland

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota women’s basketball team has cracked the Associated Press national rankings for the first time in nearly nine years. The AP Top 25 poll released on Monday had the Gophers …

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    06 Jan 15
  • No. 16 Missouri rumbles past Minnesota, 33-17

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its …

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    02 Jan 15
  • Cousins, Kings survive close one in Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Rudy Gay had 21 points, six rebounds and five assists, and the struggling Sacramento Kings handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their 10th straight loss with a 110-107 victory on Thursday night. DeMarcus Cousins …

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    02 Jan 15