Minnesota Sports
  • Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk named to NHL All-Star team

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubynk has been named to the NHL All-Star team for the first time in his career. Dubnyk is 17-11-3 this season with four shutouts, a solid …

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    07 Jan 16
  • Vikings DE Griffen gets Defensive Player of the Week award

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has been selected as the NFC Defensive Player of the Week. The NFL announced the awards Wednesday. Griffen had two key sacks Sunday in …

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    07 Jan 16
  • Timberwolves' Towns is Western Conference Rookie of Month

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves’ No. 1 draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns is the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for the second straight month. Towns won the honor for December on Monday. He also …

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    05 Jan 16
  • 76ers roll past Timberwolves 109-99 for 3rd win in 6 games

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Ish Smith had 21 points and 11 assists and Richaun Holmes scored 17 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to 109-99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night. Still the worst …

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    05 Jan 16
  • Vikings take NFC North, hold on to beat Packers 20-13

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings won the NFC North by holding on for a 20-13 win Sunday night over the Green Bay Packers. Adrian Peterson ran for a touchdown, cornerback Captain Munnerlyn …

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    04 Jan 16
  • Jagr scores 2 goals, Panthers beat Wild 2-1 for 9th straight

    SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) – Jaromir Jagr scored two goals, including the game-winner in the third period, and Al Montoya made 38 saves as the streaking Florida Panthers beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Sunday. The …

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    04 Jan 16
  • Loving's 20 points lead Ohio State past Minnesota 78-63

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Marc Loving scored 20 points and JaQuan Lyle had 13 assists, and Ohio State pulled away from Minnesota for a 78-63 win on Wednesday night in the Big Ten opener for …

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    31 Dec 15
  • Towns, Wolves hold off short-handed Jazz, 94-80

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and 10 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves outlasted the short-handed Utah Jazz in a 94-80 victory on Wednesday night. Ricky Rubio tied a career high with 17 …

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    31 Dec 15