The Latest – March 6, 2012 06 Mar 12

Here is the latest sports news: Wolves edge Clippers. BoSox blast Twins. Avs host Wild.

Wolves Edge Clippers
(Minneapolis, MN) — Kevin Love poured in 39 points and pulled down 17 rebounds as the Timberwolves trimmed the Clippers, 95-94. Derrick Williams scored 15 points off the bench for Minnesota, which has won two straight to move to 20-and-19. The Wolves continue a four-game homestand tomorrow evening against the Portland Trail Blazers.

Twins Fall To Boston
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins suffered a 10-2 loss to the Red Sox in Fort Myers last night. Jason Marquis [[ mar-KEY ]] gave up four runs in one-and-two-thirds innings of work. Joe Mauer went 2-for-3 with an RBI in the loss. The Twins continue Grapefruit League action this afternoon in Port Charlotte against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Wild On The Ice
(Denver, CO) — The Minnesota Wild wrap up a home-and-home set with the Colorado Avalanche this evening at the Pepsi Center. The Avs beat the Wild, 2-0, on Sunday at The X in St. Paul. Minnesota has dropped four games in-a-row to fall to 28-28-and-10 on the season.

Gophers Start Big Ten Tournament Thursday
(Indianapolis, IN) — The 10th-seeded Minnesota Golden Gophers will square off with seven-seeded Northwestern on Thursday in first-round action of the Big Ten tournament from Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. The Gophers split a pair of regular season meetings against Northwestern, with each team winning at home. The winner will take on two-seed Michigan Friday.

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