Minnesota Sports
  • USA Men Win, Women Play Today

    The U.S. men’s basketball squad scored more points than any team in Olympic history with a 156-73 win over Nigeria on Thursday in London. The 156 points broke Brazil’s previous Olympic record mark of 137 …

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    03 Aug 12
  • Twins win

    Samuel Deduno and two relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Twins blanked the Red Sox, 5-0, in the opener of a four-game series. Deduno permitted both hits while walking four and striking out …

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    03 Aug 12
  • USA Volleyball Wins

    The United States beat China in straight sets to remain unbeaten in the women’s indoor volleyball tournament at the London Games. The United States posted a 26-24, 25-16, 31-29 victory over the Chinese yesterday and …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Team USA Wins, Play Today

    Hutchinson native Lindsay Whalen came off the bench to spark a big finish to the third quarter for the United States women’s basketball team in yesterday’s 89-58 victory over Turkey. Whalen scored 14 points and …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Stiemsma Meets Minnesota

    New Timberwolves center Greg Stiemsma will be introduced at a scheduled news conference at the Target Center later today. Steimsma agreed to terms on a contract last month with Minnesota after spending this past season …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Gopher Media Day

    University of Minnesota head football coach Jerry Kill will host reporters today for an on-campus news conference previewing the start of training camp for the Golden Gophers. Minnesota players will begin practicing on Saturday with …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Carlson Hurt

    Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier says the knee injury to tight end John Carlson of Litchfield is not a serious one. Carlson did not practice yesterday and Frazier confirmed the pass catcher suffered a sprain …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Chicago wins late

    Chicago’s Jake Peavy tossed eight stellar innings to lift the White Sox in a 3-2 win over the Twins yesterday at Target Field. Peavy fanned eight and allowed two runs, just one earned, on five …

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    02 Aug 12