Minnesota Sports
  • Adrian Peterson gives $1 million to alma mater OU

    Norman, Okla. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pledged $1 million to the Oklahoma athletics department, his launching pad for a stellar NFL career. The university announced the donation Thursday. It will …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Minutes taking their toll for Kevin Love

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – All those minutes on the court finally seem to be catching up to Kevin Love. The Minnesota Timberwolves’ All-Star leads the NBA in minutes played this season. After another 43 of …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Twins, Orioles mark Camden Yards’ 20th anniversary

    Baltimore, Mary. (AP) – Twenty years ago, Cal Ripken Jr. had mixed feelings about the opening of Camden Yards. Ripken wasn’t eager to leave Memorial Stadium, but says when he walked into the Baltimore Orioles’ …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Hawks blow late lead in 2-1 shootout loss to Wild

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – Cal Clutterbuck’s tying tip-in with 3:12 left in regulation and Devin Setoguchi’s shootout goal lifted the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night. Setoguchi’s …

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    06 Apr 12
  • Twins put Baker on DL, send Marquis to minors; Hrbek gets bronze statue at Target Field

    Fort Myers, Fla. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have placed right-hander Scott Baker on the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-hander Jason Marquis to Double-A New Britain, with neither starter ready in time for the …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Wild call up prospect Tyler Cuma

    Saint Paul, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have recalled defenseman Tyler Cuma from their minor league affiliate for the final days of the regular season. They made the move on Wednesday under emergency conditions. …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Warriors rally from 20 down to beat T-Wolves

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – David lee had 31 points and eight rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 20-point deficit to top the reeling Minnesota Timberwolves 97-94 on Wednesday night. Charles Jenkins had …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Vikings WR Harvin to have minor shoulder surgery; Dungy not interested in Gopher AD job

    Edina, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin will have minor shoulder surgery soon to address a nagging injury he played with last season. Harvin revealed the news via Twitter on Monday night, …

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    04 Apr 12