Minnesota Sports
  • Beckett, Ortiz lead Red Sox over Twins 11-2

    MInneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Josh Beckett had five strikeouts and one confrontation with an umpire in six sharp innings and David Ortiz homered with three RBIs to lead the Boston Red Sox to an 11-2 …

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    25 Apr 12
  • 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