Minnesota Sports
  • Gophers Extend Smith’s Contract

    Tubby Smith has agreed to a contract extension to continue coaching at the University of Minnesota through the 2016-17 season. Financial terms of the contract were not released. Last season, the Gophers men’s basketball team …

    Keep Reading >>

    24 Jul 12
  • Single Game Tickets for Sale

    Single-game tickets and multi-game packages for the Minnesota Vikings’ 2012 home games go on sale tomorrow morning. For the third consecutive season, tickets prices will not increase and range from $39 to $143. The Vikes …

    Keep Reading >>

    24 Jul 12
  • Chicago defeats Twins, Plouffe out

    Paul Konerko went 3-for-4 and hit a three-run homer to power the White Sox to a 7-4 win over the Twins. Denard Span finished 3-for-5 with a run while Ryan Doumit jacked a solo homer …

    Keep Reading >>

    24 Jul 12
  • Mike Lynn Dies

    Former Vikings general manager Mike Lynn has died. The team announced the 76-year-old’s death on Saturday. Lynn was Minnesota’s GM from 1975 to 1990 and infamously worked a 12-for-1 trade for Herschel Walker in 1989.

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Jul 12
  • Wolves Win in Vegas

    The Timberwolves ended Summer League play with a 97-91 win over the Grizzlies. Mike Harris had 22 points and 12 rebounds for the Wolves, who went 4-and-1 during their stay in Las Vegas. Kammron Taylor …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Jul 12
  • Twins Win

    Ryan Doumit homered from both sides of the plate to power the Twins to a 7-5 win over the Royals in the rubber match of a three-game set. Doumit plated four runs and scored three …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Jul 12
  • Wild sign Top Pick

    The Minnesota Wild inked defenseman Matt Dumba to a three-year, entry-level contract on Thursday. Dumba, who will turn 18 next week, was the club’s first-round selection, seventh overall, in June’s entry draft. The defenseman totaled …

    Keep Reading >>

    20 Jul 12
  • Wolves win in Desert

    Derrick Williams scored 23 points as the Timberwolves defeated the Cavaliers, 78-65. Coby Karl added 18 points off the bench for Minnesota, which is 2-and-1 in Summer League action. The Wolves take on the D-League …

    Keep Reading >>

    20 Jul 12