Minnesota Sports
  • Giants-Vikings in Week 16 shifted to Sunday night

    NEW YORK (AP) – The Giants’ Monday night win over Miami means they will play on Sunday night in two weeks. The NFL announced earlier Monday that its Dec. 27 prime-time matchup would hinge on …

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    15 Dec 15
  • Knight's 25 points lead Suns over Timberwolves 108-101

    PHOENIX (AP) – Brandon Knight rebounded from a one-point outing in his last game to make seven 3-pointers and score 25 points, helping the Phoenix Suns beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-101 on Sunday. Knight scored …

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    14 Dec 15
  • Freeney's defensive play saves Arizona's 23-20 win

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Dwight Freeney stripped the ball from Teddy Bridgewater with 5 seconds to play to deprive the Vikings a chance at the tying field goal and the Arizona Cardinals clinched a playoff …

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    11 Dec 15
  • Mitchell's OT goal lifts Avalanche past Wild, 2-1

    DENVER (AP) – John Mitchell scored at 3:35 of overtime, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Monday night. Mitchell got the winner when he took a pass from Matt Duchene in …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Los Angeles Clippers v Minnesota Timberwolves

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – DeAndre Jordan had 20 points, 12 rebounds and four blocks to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 110-106 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night. Blake Griffin had 16 points …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Vikings keep 8 players on banged-up defense out of practice

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have little time to get healthy this week. Eight defensive players, including four starters, were held out of a helmet-less walkthrough Monday in the team’s indoor facility. …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Minnesota's Jordan Murphy named Big Ten freshman of week

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota forward Jordan Murphy has been named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week. The award was announced Monday for Murphy, who totaled 43 points and 27 rebounds with a double-double in …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Seahawks fly past Vikings 38-7 for 3rd straight victory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Russell Wilson threw for three touchdowns and rushed for another, Seattle’s defense didn’t allow a score, and the surging Seahawks won their third straight game Sunday with a 38-7 romp over the …

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    07 Dec 15