Minnesota Sports
  • MIAC Hockey POW

    Two MIAC student-athletes have earned weekly recognition for their work on the ice. Gustavus Adolphus senior Lindsey Hjelm of North Oaks is this week’s MIAC women’s hockey Athlete of the Week after she helped the …

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    29 Jan 13
  • Gopher Women Lose, Hockey Teams Highly Rated

    The University of Minnesota women’s basketball team lost a game to Illinois last night 91-86. Gopher star guard Rachel Banham of Lakeville netted 37 points in the defeat, moving into the one-thousand-point club for her …

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    29 Jan 13
  • Adelmann Is Back

    Timberwolves head coach Rick Adelman [[ ADD'-uhl-men ]] is back with the team after missing 11 games to be with his ailing wife, Mary Kay. Adelman coached practice yesterday at Target Center for the first …

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    29 Jan 13
  • Twins Fest In The Books

    The annual three-day TwinsFest at the Metrodome is complete. Almost all of the Twins players and coaches took part in the event this year, which saw a drop in attendance from a year ago. Sloppy …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Wolves Drop 4th Straight

    The Timberwolves losing streak reached four following Saturday’s 102-101 setback in Charlotte. Gerald Henderson nailed a go-ahead three-pointer with just under five seconds to play as the Bobcats snapped their 16-game home losing streak. Minnesota …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Gopher News

    The top-ranked University of Minnesota women’s hockey team skated by rival Wisconsin yesterday 5-1. The win the 34th straight for the Golden Gophers, which extended their NCAA record for consecutive games without a defeat. Minnesota …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Blues Nip Wild

    St. Louis forward Vladimir Sobotka’s overtime tally lifted the Blues past the Wild 5-4 last night in St. Louis. The Wild scored three second period goals to take a 3-1 lead, but the Blues responded …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Rudolph MVP Of Pro Bowl

    Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph made five receptions for 122 yards and a touchdown to earn MVP honors as the NFC defeated the AFC 62-35 in the Pro Bowl. Minnesota’s Jerome Felton also ran in …

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    28 Jan 13