Minnesota Sports
  • Peterson wins NFC Offensive Player of Month award

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month. Peterson rushed for 634 yards and five touchdowns on 117 carries in five games …

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    04 Dec 15
  • Dubnyk has 28 saves in Wild's 1-0 win over Maple Leafs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Devan Dubnyk made 28 saves for his fourth shutout of the season, Matt Dumba scored a power-play goal and the Minnesota Wild beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 1-0 on Thursday …

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    04 Dec 15
  • Vikings nominate Greenway, Loadholt for top NFL awards

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have nominated a pair of veterans for off-field NFL honors. For the third time in five years, teammates nominated linebacker Chad Greenway for the Walter Payton …

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    03 Dec 15
  • New Twins DH Byung Ho Park Baseball is baseball

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Byung Ho Park will probably experience a sharp transition from Korean competition to Major League Baseball. Park and the Minnesota Twins are confident the 29-year-old slugger can handle it. Park summed up …

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    03 Dec 15
  • Suter scores in 3rd as Wild beat Blackhawks 2-1

    CHICAGO (AP) – Defenseman Ryan Suter drove to the net and poked in a rebound with 7:56 left in the third period, lifting the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Magic hold off late charge from Wolves for 4th straight win

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Nikola Vucevic had 18 points, 12 rebounds and four assists, and the Orlando Magic won their fourth straight game with a 96-93 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night. Elfrid Payton …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Murphy leads Minnesota to win over Clemson, 89-83

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jordan Murphy had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead Minnesota to an 89-83 victory over Clemson in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Monday night. Murphy hit 9 of 16 shots and …

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    01 Dec 15
  • Timberwolves coach expects Rubio to play Tuesday vs. Magic

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell says he expects point guard Ricky Rubio to return from a two-game absence on Tuesday night against Orlando. Rubio missed the previous two games with a …

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    01 Dec 15