Michael Rand

Digital sports editor | StarTribune.com
Phone: 612-673-7564
Michael Rand is digital sports editor. He also writes the RandBall blog and oversees the sports section’s 2Day feature on Page 2.

Recent content from Michael Rand

Rand: Buffalo becomes NFC North's nemesis

There is no real shame, at least on the surface, of losing to an NFL team with an 8-6 record....

Updated: December 16, 2014, - 06:44 AM

Rand: Want to go to the Citrus Bowl? Let's check the travel options

Here are three options for getting to the Citrus Bowl to see the Gophers vs. Missouri

Updated: December 10, 2014, - 06:45 AM

First look: Renderings of Vikings stadium outfitted for Major League Soccer

The Vikings on Tuesday evening showed off renderings of their new stadium outfitted for a Major League Soccer franchise.

Updated: December 03, 2014, - 12:23 AM

A fitting day for Bud Grant Way

The first day of December, with the temperature hovering in single digits, wouldn’t have been an apt setting for many...

Updated: December 02, 2014, - 01:12 AM

Wisconsin clarifies where Paul Bunyan's Axe will be Saturday

Wisconsin’s Andersen, before clarifying, said the winning team won’t find its prize until it gets to the locker room.

Updated: November 25, 2014, - 11:42 AM

Rand: The long and the short of recent coaching searches

Four high-profile Minnesota men’s sports teams have conducted coaching/managerial searches since the start of 2013. Here is a quick look...

Updated: November 04, 2014, - 06:48 AM

Sid Hartman nears 70 years as Minneapolis sports writer

On Saturday, the Star Tribune will pay tribute to columnist Sid Hartman with a full-page advertisement to celebrate 70 years as a Minneapolis sportswriter.

Updated: October 31, 2014, - 07:26 AM

Rand: Plenty ties Gophers hoops, Wolves together

The connections between the Timberwolves and the Gophers men’s basketball team are mounting, and it’s not just because both teams...

Updated: October 28, 2014, - 06:35 AM

Rand: 2014 Vikings looking awfully familiar

Tuesday marks the one-year anniversary of Josh Freeman’s one and only start at quarterback with the Vikings. It was a...

Updated: October 21, 2014, - 07:47 AM

Rand: Teams improve after Brewster leaves

The two programs Tim Brewster has been a part of since leaving the Gophers have thrived.

Updated: October 14, 2014, - 06:36 AM

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