Minnesota Sports
  • Gophers recruiting class strong on Minnesotans

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s recruiting class contains eight scholarship players from the state, plus two natives who finished high school in Texas. Eden Prairie linebacker Carter Coughlin headlined the local group that signed letters of …

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    04 Feb 16
  • Wolves beat Clippers 108-102, snapping 14-game skid

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Andrew Wiggins scored 31 points, Zach LaVine added 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Clippers 108-102 Wednesday night, snapping a 14-game skid with their first win over Los Angeles at …

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    04 Feb 16
  • Berube, Nelson lead Islanders to 5-3 win over Wild

    NEW YORK (AP) – Brock Nelson’s team-leading 20th goal broke a tie late in the second period, Jean-Francois Berube made 40 saves for his first NHL win, and the New York Islanders beat the Minnesota …

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    03 Feb 16
  • Kobe scores 38, Lakers beat Wolves 119-115 to end 10-gm skid

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Kobe Bryant hit seven 3-pointers while scoring a season-high 38 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their 10-game losing streak with a 119-115 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday …

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    03 Feb 16
  • Durant, Thunder win a thriller over Timberwolves, 126-123

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kevin Durant had 27 points, nine rebounds and five assists, and hit two huge shots in the final two minutes to help the Oklahoma City Thunder win a second-straight, fast-paced thriller with …

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    28 Jan 16
  • P.J. Thompson, Nate Mason

    UNDATED (AP) – Vince Edwards scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help No. 21 Purdue hang on without freshman standout Caleb Swanigan and beat Minnesota 68-64 on Wednesday night. Edwards finished 8 for …

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    28 Jan 16
  • Duclair scores in shootout, Coyotes beat Wild 2-1

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Anthony Duclair had the only goal in the shootout, rookie Louis Domingue made 34 saves and the Arizona Coyotes came back to beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Monday night. …

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    26 Jan 16
  • James leads Cavs last Timberwolves for Lue's first win

    CLEVELAND (AP) – LeBron James scored 25 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers gave Tyronn Lue his first win as head coach with a 114-107 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night. Cleveland lost to …

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    26 Jan 16