Minnesota Sports
  • Coyle helps Wild beat Avs 6-3, take lead in playoff chase

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Charlie Coyle and Nino Niederreiter each scored twice to give the Minnesota Wild a 6-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night and possession of the final playoff spot …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Minnesota's Rachel Banham named Big Ten Player of Year

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota senior Rachel Banham is the consensus choice for Big Ten Women’s Basketball Player of the Year. Banham was chosen as Player of the Year by both conference coaches and media. The …

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    01 Mar 16
  • Minnesota players punished for illicit video

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press three Minnesota men’s basketball players were suspended after an illicit video appeared on one of their social media accounts. The person …

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    01 Mar 16
  • Nunn scores 25, Illinois beats Minnesota 84-71

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) – Kendrick Nunn scored 25, Malcolm Hill added 22 points with seven rebounds and five assists and Illinois beat Minnesota 84-71 Sunday night. The Illini opened the second half on a 29-8 …

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    29 Feb 16
  • Haula scores in third period as Wild beat Panthers 3-1

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Erik Haula scored midway through the third period to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Sunday. Charlie Coyle and Jason Pominville also scored …

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    29 Feb 16
  • Parsons, Mavs start fast in 128-101 win over Timberwolves

    DALLAS (AP) – Chandler Parsons scored 29 points and the Dallas Mavericks started fast in their first game since getting booed by the home crowd during a bad opening half, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 128-101 …

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    29 Feb 16
  • Bellemare's third-period goal leads Flyers past Wild 3-2

      PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Pierre-Edouard Bellemare scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and Michal Neuvirth made two stellar saves late, helping the Philadelphia Flyers open a six-game homestand with a 3-2 victory …

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    26 Feb 16
  • Nielsen, Tavares lead Islanders to 4-1 win against Wild

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Frans Nielsen scored twice, John Tavares had a goal and an assist, and the New York Islanders beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Tuesday night in a matchup of surging …

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    24 Feb 16