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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Mikael Granlund and Zach Parise scored power-play goals in the first period for the spark Minnesota was missing on the road, and the Wild used a four-goal second to roar …

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    16 Apr 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Lynx guard Lyndsay Whalen to returning to her alma mater as the University of Minnesota’s new women’s basketball coach. Athletics director Mark Coyle announced Whalen’s hiring on Thursday. Whalen says becoming …

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    13 Apr 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Understated as usual, Joe Mauer had downplayed his approaching milestone. But when the Target Field crowd rose to its feet to acknowledge the achievement, even the modest Mauer got a bit emotional. …

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    13 Apr 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jimmy Butler scored 31 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points and 14 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves ended the NBA’s longest-running playoff drought, beating the Denver Nuggets 112-106 in overtime Wednesday night …

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    12 Apr 18
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    WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) – Defenseman Joe Morrow broke a tie with 6:13 left and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Wednesday night in Game 1 for the first playoff victory in franchise …

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    12 Apr 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Max Kepler hit his second home run of the game, connecting for a solo drive with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins bounced back from …

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    12 Apr 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jake Odorizzi grinded through six innings for his first win with Minnesota, leadoff man Brian Dozier walked a career-high four times and the Twins beat the Houston Astros 4-1 on Tuesday night. …

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    11 Apr 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Justin Verlander struck out nine over seven dominant innings, Carlos Correa had two hits and scored twice and the Houston Astros beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Monday night. Verlander (2-0) was …

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    10 Apr 18