Minnesota Sports
  • Guion out for Week

    Minnesota Vikings nose tackle Letroy Guion will be out of action at least one week. Guion sprained the PCL in his right knee in the first quarter of last Friday’s preseason-opener at San Francisco. Guion …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Twins Win, Activate Plouffe

    Ryan Doumit went 3-for-4 with a three-run homer to power the Twins to a 9-3 victory over the Tigers. Darin Mastroianni was 3-for-5 with a solo homer and three RBI for Minnesota, which snapped a …

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    14 Aug 12
  • USA Wins Gold

    The U.S. men’s basketball team is wearing gold in London. The Americans rolled to a 107-100 win over Spain in Sunday’s final to capture the gold medal. Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love had nine points …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Tampa Sweeps Twins

    Jeff Keppinger’s go-ahead RBI groundout highlighted a four-run top of the 10th inning to help the Rays pull out a 7-3 win over the Twins. Justin Morneau smacked his 16th home run of the year …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Vikes Lose Sat, Peterson Off PUP

    The Minnesota Vikings lost their preseason opener over the weekend. The Vikings suffered a 17-6 setback to the 49ers in San Francisco on Friday. Second-year quarterback Christian Ponder got the start for the Vikings and …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Team USA Update

    U.S. Women’s Volleyball Team To Play For Gold (London) — The U.S. women’s volleyball team is set to go for the gold Saturday against Brazil. Former Gopher star Lindsey Berg is still day-to-day after a …

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    10 Aug 12
  • Twins Play Rays

    The Twins open a three-game series against Tampa Bay tonight at Target Field. Former Gopher Cole De Vries starts for the Twins and righthander Jeremy Hellickson goes for the Rays. The Twins say second baseman …

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    10 Aug 12
  • Vikes in SF, Pack Get Beat

    The Vikings open the preseason at San Francisco tonight. They’ll be without star running back Adrian Peterson, who continues to recover from knee surgery. Peterson hopes to start practicing next week. Toby Gerhart is looking …

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    10 Aug 12