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300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
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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
December 7, 2016
Vikings RB Peterson to sit unless playoffs are possible
EDEN PRAIRIE - There is a major caveat in the 2016 comeback plan for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. If the Vikings are out of playoff contention, it sounds like Peterson is out, too. Peterson said Wednesday it would be "pointless" to play this season if his participation...
December 7, 2016 - 2:57pm
December 5, 2016
Vikings' Zimmer returns to coaching duties
Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has returned to his coaching duties following emergency eye surgery and is expected to travel with the team to Jacksonville for Sunday's game against the Jaguars, the team announced Monday. Zimmer missed last Thursday night's home game against the...
December 5, 2016 - 1:35pm
December 1, 2016
Zimmer-less Vikings set to tackle Elliott, Cowboys
MINNEAPOLIS - Mike Priefer stepped into the head coaching role Thursday morning when Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, recovering from his...
December 1, 2016 - 2:07pm
November 26, 2016
Timberwolves pull away from Suns late for 98-85 victory
PHOENIX, AZ - Minnesota found a fourth quarter to build on Friday. The Timberwolves held the Phoenix Suns without a field goal over the final nine minutes and took advantage of mismatches on the offensive end for a 98-85 victory at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony...
November 26, 2016 - 12:09am
November 22, 2016
WR Stefon Diggs among ailing Vikings players
The Minnesota Vikings were without several prominent players in Tuesday's practice. Wide receiver Stefon Diggs, safeties Harrison Smith and Andrew Sendejo and veteran cornerback Terence Newman did not participate in the session. The Vikings (6-4) will need all hands on deck Thursday,...
November 22, 2016 - 3:14pm
November 15, 2016
Vikings release struggling Blair Walsh, sign Forbath
Walsh missed his fourth extra point of the season in Sunday's 26-20 loss to the Washington Redskins. The 26-year-old had already been under the gun by the Vikings, who worked out six kickers last Tuesday after Walsh misfired on an extra-point attempt and had a field goal blocked in...
November 15, 2016 - 2:11pm
Vikings cut struggling kicker Blair Walsh
EDEN PRAIRIE - The Minnesota Vikings have released struggling kicker Blair Walsh, the team announced Tuesday morning, Nov. 15. Walsh is 12 of...
November 15, 2016 - 11:32am
November 14, 2016
Wild reassign forward Christoph Bertschy
The Minnesota Wild reassigned forward Christoph Bertschy to Iowa of the American Hockey League on Monday. Bertschy, 22, has one assist in five games with Minnesota and three points (one goal, two assists) in seven games with Iowa this season. The 5-foot-10, 186-pound native of Fribourg,...
November 14, 2016 - 10:37am