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  • Twins tab Thad Levine as GM and No. 2 in command

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have named Thad Levine as general manager under new chief baseball officer Derek Falvey in their attempt to rebound from a club-worst 59-103 record. Levine was the assistant general …

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    04 Nov 16
  • 5 Gophers reach agreement, have restraining orders dropped

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Restraining orders against five Minnesota football players have been dismissed after they reached an agreement with an alleged sexual assault victim. The dismissal came Wednesday during a court hearing. All five players …

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    03 Nov 16
  • Larsson scores in 3rd to lift Sabres over Wild 2-1

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Johan Larsson had a third-period goal in his return to Minnesota and Robin Lehner made 27 saves, lifting the Buffalo Sabres over the Wild 2-1 on Tuesday night. Ryan …

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    02 Nov 16
  • Wolves throttle short-handed Grizz for 1st win, 116-80

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Zach LaVine scored 31 points and hit five 3-pointers, and the Minnesota Timberwolves built a lead too big to give away in a 116-80 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday …

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    02 Nov 16
  • Cutler, Howard lead Bears to 20-10 win over Vikings

    CHICAGO (AP) – Jay Cutler threw for 252 yards and a touchdown after missing five games with a thumb injury, rookie Jordan Howard ran for a career-high 153 yards and a TD, and the Chicago …

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    01 Nov 16
  • Dubnyk, Wild beat Sabres 4-0 for 2nd straight shutout

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild lead the NHL scoring. Not that they needed many goals to win the past two games. Devan Dubnyk made 38 saves for his second straight shutout and the …

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    28 Oct 16
  • Conley, Gasol lead Grizzlies over Timberwolves 102-98

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – The David Fizdale era as Memphis coach didn’t get off to a glowing start. The end of his opening night was much more enjoyable. The Grizzlies climbed out of a 16-1 …

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    27 Oct 16
  • Eagles beat up Bradford, hand Vikings first loss 21-10

      PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Josh Huff returned a kickoff 98 yards for a touchdown, Carson Wentz outplayed Sam Bradford and the Philadelphia Eagles beat Minnesota 21-10 on Sunday, handing the Vikings their first loss of …

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    24 Oct 16