Minnesota Sports
  • Timberwolves acquire hometown kid Jones from Cavs

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves have acquired hometown kid Tyus Jones from the Cleveland Cavaliers for two second-round draft picks this year and another one in 2019. The Cavaliers chose Jones, the Duke …

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    26 Jun 15
  • Wild enter offseason, again, with goalie atop to-do list

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have entered another offseason with uncertainty in the net. This time, their goal is clear. They want to bring back Devan Dubnyk, and go from there. The …

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    26 Jun 15
  • Twins summon another top prospect, right-hander Alex Meyer

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have promoted another one of their top prospects, right-handed pitcher Alex Meyer. The Twins announced they will recall Meyer from Triple-A Rochester prior to Friday’s game at Milwaukee. …

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    26 Jun 15
  • 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