Minnesota Sports
  • The Latest – December 15, 2011

    Here is the latest sports news:  The Blackhawks beat the Wild in a shootout.  The Wolves officially have a new guard.  Christian Ponder and Adrian Peterson are on track to play on Sunday. Hawks Tame …

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    15 Dec 11
  • NHL: Minnesota Wild at Winnipeg Jets

    THE STORY: The top two teams in the Western Conference square off Wednesday as the league-leading Minnesota Wild host the Chicago Blackhawks. Minnesota returns home following a 4-1-0 road trip that concluded Tuesday in Winnipeg, …

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    14 Dec 11
  • Timberwolves trade Hayward to Thunder

    The Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday traded forward Lazar Hayward to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for a 2012 second-round NBA draft pick, a future conditional second-round pick and guard Robert Vaden. In an odd twist, Vaden was subsequently …

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    14 Dec 11
  • The puck goes into the net as Winnipeg Jets Wellwood collides with Minnesota Wild goalie Backstrom during their NHL hockey game in Winnipeg

    A rivalry was born Tuesday night in Winnipeg. It will take a year for it to come to full fruition; that’s when the NHL’s realignment plan will go into effect, locking the Wild and the Winnipeg Jets into …

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    14 Dec 11
  • The Latest

    >>The Latest (Undated)  –  Here is the latest sports news:  The Jets edged the Wild.  The Wolves made a deal with the Thunder.  The Gophers crushed Central Michigan.  The Twins reportedly have a new outfielder. …

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    14 Dec 11
  • NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Winnipeg Jets

    THE STORY: The league-leading Minnesota Wild look to extend their winning streak to eight games Tuesday, but they’ll be facing a Winnipeg Jets team that has been on a roll at home. Minnesota, which is …

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    13 Dec 11
  • NCAA Basketball: St. Peter's at Minnesota

    THE STORY: Even without Trevor Mbakwe, Minnesota has outperformed expectations en route to a hot start and will look to extend its win streak to five games when it hosts Central Michigan Tuesday at Williams …

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    13 Dec 11
  • NCAA Basketball: Virginia Tech at Minnesota

    When the Golden Gophers lost 6-8 senior F Trevor Mbakwe in late November to a season-ending ACL tear he sustained in a tournament championship game against Dayton in Orlando, most observers expected a rough stretch …

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    13 Dec 11