Minnesota Sports
  • Adrian Peterson vents on Twitter about honoring contract

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adrian Peterson took to Twitter on Thursday to express his frustration over criticism he is receiving while staying away from the voluntary portion of the Minnesota Vikings offseason. Peterson has come …

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    29 May 15
  • Twins' win streak reaches 5 with 6-4 victory over Red Sox

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Aaron Hicks homered for the first time in more than a year and the Minnesota Twins extended their winning streak to five games with a 6-4 victory over the Boston Red …

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    28 May 15
  • Zimmer says Peterson can play for Vikings or not play at all

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says Adrian Peterson has two choices: He can either play for the Vikings or he cannot play at all. The star running back has …

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    28 May 15
  • Mauer's homer lifts Twins to 4-3 win over Pirates in 13

    PITTSBURGH (AP) – Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season, a solo shot off Antonio Bastardo in the 13th inning to help the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh …

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    21 May 15
  • Timberwolves' Wiggins, LaVine on All-Rookie teams

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins has pulled down another honor with a spot on the NBA’s All-Rookie first team. The selection isn’t a surprise for Wiggins, who was named NBA Rookie of the …

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    19 May 15
  • Chris Archer

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Evan Longoria drove in three runs and had two of Tamp Bay’s season-high 19 hits, Chris Archer threw six sharp innings for his first win this month, and the Rays routed …

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    18 May 15
  • Hunter, Mauer lead Twins past Tigers 6-2

      DETROIT (AP) – Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Wednesday night. Ricky Nolasco (3-1) allowed two unearned runs in 5 …

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    14 May 15
  • Blackhawks hang on for 4-3 win over Wild to sweep series

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Corey Crawford made 34 saves, Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota …

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    08 May 15