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  • Finnish star Granlund signs with Minnesota Wild

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Finnish star forward Mikael Granlund has signed his contract with the Minnesota Wild and will join the offensively challenged team for training camp. Granlund announced the news on the Wild’s website Wednesday. …

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    24 May 12
  • NFL union files suit against league over 2010 cap

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a complaint in federal court accusing the league of colluding to impose a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season. The claim was filed Wednesday …

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    24 May 12
  • Vikings sign 4th-round draft pick Rhett Ellison

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Rhett Ellison and now have seven of their 10 draft picks under contract. The Vikings announced the deal Wednesday. Ellison was one of …

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    24 May 12
  • Sale sharp, Konerko and Rios HR, Chisox beat Twins

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale pitched seven sharp innings and Paul Konerko and Alex Rios backed him with home runs, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 6-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday …

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    24 May 12
  • Vikings try to make up lost time with longer camp

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings suffered from the limited preseason practice time during last year’s lockout as much as any other NFL team. They had a new offense and a new quarterback to break …

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    23 May 12
  • Vikings get contracts done for 6 of 10 draft picks

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have six of their 10 draft picks under contract. The team announced Tuesday that wide receiver Jarius Wright, wide receiver Greg Childs, safety Robert Blanton, kicker Blair …

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    23 May 12
  • Irving unanimous pick to NBA All-Rookie team ; Rubio, Williams in too

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rookie of the Year Kyrie Irving of Cleveland is the lone unanimous choice to the NBA’s All-Rookie team. Irving received 58 points Tuesday in voting done by the league’s 30 head …

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    23 May 12
  • Lynx cruise to 80-62 victory over winless Liberty

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Seimone Augustus scored 22 points and the defending champion Minnesota Lynx cruised to an 80-62 victory over the New York Liberty on Tuesday night. Maya Moore had 15 points, Rebekkah Brunson …

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    23 May 12