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  • 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
  • Twins give up on sputtering starter Jason Marquis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have designated right-hander Jason Marquis for release or assignment, ending his stint with the team after just seven starts. The move was made on Tuesday before the Twins played …

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    23 May 12