Defenseman Nick Leddy had a strong sophomore season at Eden Prairie High School in 2006-07 and the lobbying started.
Updated: January 31, 2013, - 12:09 PM
The Gophers wrestlers won the final four bouts but still fell to the Hawkeyes by one point, on a tie-breaker.
Updated: January 26, 2013, - 10:24 PM
Saturday's recap: The Gophers and Hawkeyes split 10 bouts, but the victory went to Iowa because it had more match points (41-33) -- the third tiebreaker. Iowa won the first three matches and five of the first six to take a 15-3 lead. Gophers victories by Logan Storley (174), Kevin Steinhaus (184), Scott Schiller (197) and Tony Nelson (heavyweight) in the final four matches made it 15-15.
Updated: January 26, 2013, - 08:22 PM
There was a feature story in the Houston Chronicle on Rick Adelman in September 2007, before he started his tenure as the coach of the Rockets. Jonathan Fiegen's lead read:
Updated: January 24, 2013, - 11:46 AM
As a baseball beat reporter in the 1970s, you had a chance to get to know and share conversations with managers of all American League teams - if so inclined. And we were all inclined to do this with Earl Weaver.
Updated: January 20, 2013, - 05:19 AM
Caleb Thielbar and his parents, Calvin and Janet, lettered in the same sport for the Randolph Rockets. We're not talking about a sport divided by gender, such as basketball. We're talking baseball.
Updated: January 19, 2013, - 06:51 PM
Everyone enjoys playing in front of home fans, but it's on the road where titles are decided. After Thursday, seven of the Gophers' last 13 will be played away from Williams Arena.
Updated: January 17, 2013, - 11:21 AM
Jim Dutcher coached the most talented team in Gophers basketball history in the winter of 1976-77. Mychal Thompson and Kevin McHale played inside, Osborne Lockhart and Flip Saunders played outside, and Ray Williams did whatever came into his mind.
Updated: January 10, 2013, - 09:07 PM
On Wednesday night, the Pipers returned to the basketball court minus their coach and six players, who are still suspended after a New Year's Eve incident in Washington.
Updated: January 10, 2013, - 07:04 AM