Dennis Brackin

Team Leader | Sports
Phone: 612-673-1740
Dennis Brackin is responsible for overseeing coverage of the Twins, Timberwolves, Lynx and college sports.

Recent content from Dennis Brackin

Corner outfielders are a concern

Let’s cut to the chase: Josh Willingham and Chris Parmelee lack speed and range, meaning the starting center fielder better be able to cover a lot of ground.

Updated: March 29, 2013, - 06:47 PM

Move to FM is new for Twins radio

Baseball meets music with KTWN (96.3-FM) as the new radio home. That ends a 52-year run on AM.

Updated: March 29, 2013, - 01:24 PM

Gophers fire Tubby Smith; search for new coach is in high gear

University says the men’s basketball program needs a new start. The fired coach gets a $2.5 million buyout.

Updated: March 26, 2013, - 08:42 AM

Former Gophers, NBA star Ray Williams, dead at 58, was 'ahead of his time'

Ex-Gophers teammates of Ray Williams remember the exceptional feats of athleticism that set the 6-3 wing apart from others.

Updated: March 23, 2013, - 12:28 AM

U women's basketball hopes Big Ten run lands NCAA at-large bid

With the Big Ten tournament on deck, the Gophers fight not to miss the NCAA tournament for the fourth year in a row.

Updated: March 07, 2013, - 06:34 AM

Women's basketball coach Borton's deal puts U on defensive

Pam Borton, whose team is likely to miss the tournament for the fourth straight year, was given a two-year extension by athletic director Joel Maturi two weeks before he left last June.

Updated: March 04, 2013, - 05:57 PM

Stefano tells team he's gone as Maple Grove hockey coach

The boys' hockey coach wasn't given a reason; no one else is talking, either..

Updated: March 01, 2013, - 01:04 AM

Stefano out at Maple Grove

The boys' hockey coach wasn't given a reason; no one else is talking, either.

Updated: February 28, 2013, - 11:49 PM

School officials interview hockey players about Maple Grove coach

Crimson coach Gary Stefano remains in the center of an off-ice storm.

Updated: February 09, 2013, - 01:48 PM

More problems for Maple Grove boys' hockey coach Gary Stefano

Two motions, including a no-confidence vote regarding Stefano, have been placed before the Osseo-Maple Grove youth hockey association, persons with knowledge of those motions said Tuesday.

Updated: February 06, 2013, - 08:34 AM

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