Minnesota Sports
  • Hughes goes 8 as Twins beat Sale for 3rd time, 6-1

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Phil Hughes tossed eight strong innings and the Minnesota Twins beat Chris Sale for the third time this season, overcoming 10 more strikeouts by the Chicago White Sox ace in a …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Saunders, Timberwolves ready to shine on NBA draft night

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves have spent the last 11 years hidden in the NBA shadows. Now the organization is preparing for a rare moment in the sun. The Timberwolves have the first …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Wild host St. Louis in Minnesota home opener Oct. 10

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild will open the 2015-16 season on the road. The Wild open the season at Colorado against the Avalanche on Oct. 8 and then return for their home …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Samardzija, White Sox top Twins 6-2

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jeff Samardzija struck out seven batters in seven innings for just his second win in nine starts on the road this season, and the White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 …

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    24 Jun 15
  • Gopher hockey team announces nonconference schedule

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Gophers have announced their 15-game nonconference schedule for men’s hockey. In addition to the Big Ten schedule, the Gophers will continue to maintain in-state rivalries with eight nonconference games. Minnesota …

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    24 Jun 15
  • Vargas, Twins cruise to 13-2 victory over White Sox

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kennys Vargas went 4 for 4 with a three-run homer and four RBIs, rookie Byron Buxton had three hits in his first time batting leadoff in the majors, and the Minnesota …

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    23 Jun 15
  • Karl-Anthony Towns says there is 'no promise' from T-Wolves

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kentucky big man Karl-Anthony Towns tells The Associated Press he has “no promise at all” from the Minnesota Timberwolves, who hold the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday. …

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    23 Jun 15
  • Vargas hits winning HR with 2 outs in 9th, Twins sweep Cards

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Slumping Kennys Vargas hit a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday, lifting the Minnesota Twins to a 2-1 victory and a two-game sweep …

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    19 Jun 15