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

Borton hopes WNIT run will help propel Gophers to NCAA berth next year

If progress is measured in incremental steps for the Gophers women’s basketball team, next year should bring about the program’s first NCAA tournament berth since 2009.

Updated: March 22, 2013, - 12:23 AM

Harlem Shake (Gophers style) with Sid

Sid Hartman, age 93, does the Harlem Shake with Goldy Gopher and former Minnesota star Quincy Lewis.

Updated: March 18, 2013, - 06:56 AM

Rand: NCAA bubble trouble? Not for Gophers

NCAA men’s basketball selection committee chair Mike Bobinski said a few things on a Wednesday conference call that should be considered good news if you are a Gophers fan

Updated: March 14, 2013, - 01:07 PM

Rand: Spielman decisive on tough calls

Here is how Spielman has handled five tough decisions:

Updated: March 13, 2013, - 12:07 AM

McCarville brings skills to Lynx

The former Gopher is back in Minnesota -- and back on the court with Lindsay Whalen.

Updated: March 11, 2013, - 01:05 AM

What else is new? Soccer team changes name to Minnesota United FC

The state’s pro soccer team has its fourth new name in five years.

Updated: March 05, 2013, - 10:51 PM

Rand: A spring training outreach overseas

Fox Sports North Girl Jenny Taft brought spring training to the troops in Germany.

Updated: February 26, 2013, - 06:42 AM

High-level mini golf in Minneapolis skyway

Navigating the Minneapolis skyway system can be a maze in and of itself. But this past weekend, there were 19 miniature puzzles to solve within that larger maze.

Updated: February 25, 2013, - 06:44 AM

Gophers wrestler picks his music over the mat

Joel Bauman declines to use an alias in his online videos, saying "the dream is to inspire people."

Updated: February 19, 2013, - 12:38 AM

Ex-Gophers receiver A.J. Barker arrested on pot charge in Houston

Former Gophers wide receiver A.J. Barker was arrested and charged with suspicion of marijuana possession in Houston.

Updated: January 16, 2013, - 04:24 PM

Result Per Page
  • 52°
  • 68/45
  • Intermittent Clouds

Paul Douglas blog

The Drive: Metro traffic


Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters