Minnesota Sports
  • NBA Draft Notes

    Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders says he is fielding phone calls from teams around the league and he’s making a few himself.  The Wolves are getting ready for this evening’s NBA Draft in …

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    27 Jun 13
  • Miami Sweeps Twins, KC Comes To Town

     Miami infielder Placido Polanco smacked a two-run homer in the sixth inning to lift the Marlins to a 5-3 win over the Twins at Marlins Park yesterday.  Jeff Mathis also hit a two-run shot for …

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    27 Jun 13
  • NHL Draft Sunday, Wild Tour Today

    The Minnesota Wild continue to put the finishing touches on their NHL Draft Board. The NHL Entry Draft is Sunday in Newark, New Jersey. Minnesota currently does not hold a first-round pick, having traded the …

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    26 Jun 13
  • Wolves Prep For Draft, Play In Mexico

    Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders continues to prepare for Thursday’s NBA Draft. Saunders says he feels the overall draft pool is a talented one, but he does not foresee there being a superstar …

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    26 Jun 13
  • Marlins Edge Twins

     Miami’s Marcell Ozuna went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI to lead the Marlins in a 4-2 win over the Twins in Miami last night.  Derek Dietrich added a solo homer while Logan Morrison was …

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    26 Jun 13
  • Wolves Prepare For Draft

    With Thursday’s NBA Draft fast approaching, Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders says his team has a lot of options because it holds four draft selections, including the No. 9 overall choice. Saunders says …

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    25 Jun 13
  • Wild Sign Backstrom, Tour Continues

     The Minnesota Wild and starting goaltender Niklas Backstrom have agreed to a three-year contract extension.  Thirty-five-year-old Backstrom went 24-15-and-3 in 2013 with a 2.48 goals against average and two shutouts.  The native of Helsinki, Finland …

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    25 Jun 13
  • Vikings Sign LB

    The Vikings have signed free agent linebacker Desmond Bishop to a one-year contract, according to the “Minneapolis Star Tribune.” Bishop was released by the Green Bay Packers last week. He missed all of last year …

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    25 Jun 13