Minnesota Sports
  • Jennings leads Rays to 6-2 win over Twins, Blackburn set to rejoin rotation

    Saint Petersburg, Fla. (AP) – Desmond Jennings homered and drove in three runs as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday. Jennings had a sacrifice fly during a two-run third and …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Warriors rally from 21 down to beat Timberwolves

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Charles Jenkins had 24 points and nine assists while playing all 48 minutes to rally the Golden State Warriors from a 21-point deficit to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 93-88, on Sunday …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Dayton: NFL commissioner headed to Minn. Capitol

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – Governor Mark Dayton says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers will come to Minnesota on Friday to meet with state lawmakers and urge them to …

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    20 Apr 12
  • T-Wolves snap 11-game losing streak vs Pistons

    Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP) – Nikola Pekovic scored 23 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves ended an 11-game losing streak with a 91-80 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Thursday night. The Timberwolves never trailed and …

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    20 Apr 12
  • Granderson hits 3 homers, Yankees beat Twins 7-6

    Bronx, New York (AP) – Curtis Granderson hit three home runs in the first four innings and matched a career high with five hits, leading the New York Yankees to a 7-6 victory over the …

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    20 Apr 12
  • Vikings stadium supporters consider options

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – Supporters of building a new Vikings stadium are looking for ways to keep the project afloat at the Capitol after its defeat in a House committee. A possible backup plan …

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    19 Apr 12
  • 3 Wild players have minor after-season surgeries

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild said Wednesday goalie Niklas Backstrom (ankle), left wing Dany Heatley (knee) and right wing Devin Setoguchi (ankle) have all had procedures done since the season ended 10 …

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    19 Apr 12
  • Twins cut Hughes to make room for Marquis

      Bronx, New York (AP) – The Minnesota Twins cut infielder Luke Hughes to open a roster spot for pitcher Jason Marquis, who was recalled from Double-A New Britain to start against the New York …

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    19 Apr 12