Minnesota Sports
  • Zimmer says Peterson can play for Vikings or not play at all

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says Adrian Peterson has two choices: He can either play for the Vikings or he cannot play at all. The star running back has …

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    28 May 15
  • Mauer's homer lifts Twins to 4-3 win over Pirates in 13

    PITTSBURGH (AP) – Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season, a solo shot off Antonio Bastardo in the 13th inning to help the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh …

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    21 May 15
  • Timberwolves' Wiggins, LaVine on All-Rookie teams

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins has pulled down another honor with a spot on the NBA’s All-Rookie first team. The selection isn’t a surprise for Wiggins, who was named NBA Rookie of the …

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    19 May 15
  • Chris Archer

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Evan Longoria drove in three runs and had two of Tamp Bay’s season-high 19 hits, Chris Archer threw six sharp innings for his first win this month, and the Rays routed …

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    18 May 15
  • Hunter, Mauer lead Twins past Tigers 6-2

      DETROIT (AP) – Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Wednesday night. Ricky Nolasco (3-1) allowed two unearned runs in 5 …

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    14 May 15
  • Blackhawks hang on for 4-3 win over Wild to sweep series

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Corey Crawford made 34 saves, Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota …

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    08 May 15
  • Surging Twins beat Athletics 6-5 to finish home stand 8-3

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Eddie Rosario drove in two runs and Glen Perkins got four outs for his 10th save to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Thursday. Eduardo Escobar also …

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    08 May 15
  • Vikings sign all 10 draft picks before rookie camp

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed their entire 10-player draft class, just before the beginning of their rookie minicamp. The deals were done Thursday. The Vikings will have a fifth-year option …

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    08 May 15