Minnesota Sports
  • Beard's jumper lifts Sparks over Lynx in Game 1

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Alana Beard hit a jumper from the baseline just before time expired to lift the Los Angeles Sparks in a 78-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in Game 1 of the …

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    10 Oct 16
  • Vikings stay unbeaten with easy 31-13 victory over Texans

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adam Thielen caught a touchdown pass to cap Minnesota’s opening drive and finished with a career-high 127 yards, and the Vikings defense flustered Brock Osweiler and the Houston Texans on their …

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    10 Oct 16
  • Semyon Varlamov stops 30 shots to help Colorado Avalanche beat Minnesota Wild 2-0 in exhibition

    DENVER, Colo. (AP) – Semyon Varlamov stopped 30 shots to help the Colorado Avalanche beat the Minnesota 2-0 in exhibition play. Chris Bigras and Carl Soderberg scored 1:13 apart midway through the second period for …

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    05 Oct 16
  • Vikings frustrate Beckham, Giants while getting to 4-0

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s defense denied Odell Beckham Jr. all night and forced two turnovers that led to 10 points, and the Vikings mystified Eli Manning yet again during a 24-10 victory Monday over the …

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    04 Oct 16
  • Moore scores 20 to help Lynx sweep Mercury with 82-67 win

    PHOENIX (AP) – Maya Moore scored 20 points and Natasha Howard added 17 to help the defending WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 82-67 Sunday, completing a three-game sweep of the semifinal series. …

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    03 Oct 16
  • Buxton's inside-the-park HR fuels Twins over Sale, ChiSox

    CHICAGO (AP) – Byron Buxton hit the game’s first pitch for an inside-the-park home run and the Minnesota Twins beat Chris Sale and the White Sox 6-3 on Sunday in what may have been manager …

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    03 Oct 16
  • Moore scores 31 as Lynx open with 113-93 win over Mercury

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Maya Moore scored 31 points, including 15 in the second quarter, as the Minnesota Lynx opened their WNBA title defense with a 113-95 win over the Phoenix Mercury in the …

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    29 Sep 16
  • Royals win, but officially eliminated from postseason

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The World Series champions have failed to make the postseason for the fourth year in a row. Kendrys Morales and Alex Gordon keyed an eighth-inning rally and Kansas City beat …

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    29 Sep 16