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  • Vikings rookie says following Longwell an ‘honor’

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Blair Walsh says he would’ve enjoyed meeting Ryan Longwell. He surely would’ve benefited from learning from the 16-year veteran, too. But the Minnesota Vikings rookie is on his own now. And that, …

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    30 May 12
  • Wolves to host Israeli team in preseason game

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves will host two preseason games at Target Center this October. The team announced Tuesday it will face the Chicago Bulls on Oct. 13, followed by an exhibition against a …

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    30 May 12
  • Willingham’s 3-run HR in 9th lifts Twins over A’s

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Josh Willingham hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Justin Morneau added two doubles for …

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    30 May 12
  • Morneau ties, Capps saves Twins 5-4 win over A’s

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Morneau drove in two runs for Minnesota, including the tying double in the eighth inning for the Twins in a 5-4 victory over Oakland on Monday, the sixth straight loss for …

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    29 May 12
  • Minnesota upgrading Williams, Mariucci Arenas

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and Timberwolves aren’t the only teams that are sprucing up their homes these days. The University of Minnesota announced Thursday that it will install new scoreboards and sound systems …

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    25 May 12
  • Mpls. city council committee OKs Vikings plan

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Council has given preliminary approval to a plan to build a new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. A council committee voted 7-6 for the plan on Thursday. The city …

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    25 May 12
  • Love named 2nd team All-NBA

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has been voted to the All-NBA second team. The league announced the results Thursday. Love received 365 points from a panel of sports writers and broadcasters. That …

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    25 May 12
  • Augustus scores 25 to rally Lynx past Sparks

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Seimone Augustus scored 25 points to rally the Minnesota Lynx from nine points down in the second half in a 92-84 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Thursday night. Rebekkah Brunson …

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    25 May 12