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July 24, 2017
WNBA: Moore wins MVP
Maya Moore was named Most Valuable Player at Saturday's Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017 in Seattle as she finished with 23 points on 9-of-17 shooting,...
July 24, 2017 - 7:00am
July 1, 2017
WNBA: Lynx's Moore leads early returns of All-Star voting
MINNEAPOLIS—The WNBA announced Thursday that Minnesota's Maya Moore has received the most votes in the early fan returns of the WNBA All-Star Voting. The 2015 All-Star MVP, and four-time All-Star, Moore leads with 19,949 votes. Teammate and three-time All-Star Sylvia Fowles...
July 1, 2017 - 1:30pm
May 31, 2017
WNBA: Lynx's Fowles player of week 2nd straight week
MINNEAPOLIS—The WNBA on Tuesday named Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played May 22 through May 28. The award is the ninth of Fowles' career and her second as a member of the Lynx. She becomes the first player from the...
May 31, 2017 - 9:59am
May 22, 2017
WNBA: Lynx's Fowles Western Conference Player of Week
MINNEAPOLIS—The WNBA on Monday named Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played May 14-21.
May 22, 2017 - 11:11pm
February 21, 2017
Timberwolves reportedly seeking Rose, Thibodeau reunion
A reunion between Derrick Rose and his former coach could be in the works. Minnesota Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau, who coached Rose for seven seasons with the Chicago Bulls, reached out to the New York Knicks to inquire about Rose's availability, ESPN reports. It is unclear what...
February 21, 2017 - 1:17pm
Vikings' free agency, draft shopping list
As they wade through free agency and prepare to evaluate draft prospects at the Indianapolis Scouting Combine (March 1-6), the Minnesota Vikings must decide which players to keep as they seek to improve upon their 8-8 record from last season. The Sports Xchange and NFLDraftScout.com...
February 21, 2017 - 1:13pm
January 16, 2017
Tennis: Halep first seed out of Australian Open
MELBOURNE (Reuters)—Romania's Simona Halep became the first seed to be bundled out of the Australian Open on Monday when she was beaten...
January 16, 2017 - 2:37pm
January 4, 2017
Mixed Martial Arts-Brock Lesnar receives one-year ban for doping violation
Jan 4 (Reuters) - Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been suspended for one year for a doping violation, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced on Wednesday. Lesnar, 39, tested positive for clomiphene and its metabolite, 4-hydroxyclomiphene, following...
January 4, 2017 - 2:11pm
December 20, 2016
Football: Brainerd's gentle giant enjoys successful homecoming
MINNEAPOLIS—It's said linemen in the National Football League need to have a nasty streak in them. It's hard to believe Joe Haeg could even...
December 20, 2016 - 12:38am
December 19, 2016
NHL: Wild's Staal third star of week
NEW YORK—Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin, New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist and Minnesota Wild center Eric Staal have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Dec. 18. Panarin was the No. 1 star, Lundqvist the second and Staal No. 3. Staal...
December 19, 2016 - 11:08pm
December 15, 2016
NFL: Former Vikings player, coach dies
EDEN PRAIRIE—The Minnesota Vikings are sending condolences to the family of Bob Schnelker, who died Monday in Florida. He was 88. Schnelker was a 2-time Pro Bowler going into his ninth season when he joined the Vikings for their inaugural 1961 campaign. He caught the first touchdown...
December 15, 2016 - 10:02pm
December 12, 2016
Adrian Peterson to return as Vikings fight for playoff spot
Things are finally looking up for the Minnesota Vikings, even if their head coach can't literally look up because of restrictions he faces as he scraps his way back from four surgeries to repair a detached retina in his right eye. First, the Vikings rallied from a fourth-quarter deficit...
December 12, 2016 - 10:47pm
Vikings put defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd on injured reserve
The Minnesota Vikings placed defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd on injured reserve and signed defensive tackle Toby Johnson to the active roster from the practice squad on Monday. Floyd, a first-round draft pick (23rd overall) in 2013 out of Florida, played one game in 2016 before sustaining...
December 12, 2016 - 10:43pm
Vikings cornerback Rhodes learning to control temper
Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes admitted he had a "temper tantrum" and "hurt my team" when he was flagged not once, but twice on one third-down stop in the third quarter. Rhodes was flagged for holding. When he charged the official and threw a fit, he was flagged 15 more...
December 12, 2016 - 10:40pm
December 8, 2016
Twins select RHP Diaz first in Rule 5 draft
The Minnesota Twins selected right-hander Miguel Diaz from the Milwaukee Brewers with the first overall pick of the annual Rule 5 draft on the final day of MLB's Winter Meetings on Thursday. Diaz, a 22-year-old and the Brewers' 21st-ranked prospect according to MLB.com, posted a 1-8...
December 8, 2016 - 10:46am