The NCAA should feature Trevor Mbakwe in a series of stay-in-school ads. He's proof that something good is bound to happen if you hang around.
Updated: February 27, 2013, - 11:58 AM
In a metropolis that has seen Tom Kelly, Ron Gardenhire, Jacques Lemaire, Clem Haskins, Bud Grant and Flip Saunders become fixtures in their jobs, perhaps never before have the futures of the local coaches and manager seemed so uncertain.
Updated: February 23, 2013, - 09:44 PM
When Paul Molitor retired in 1998, people in the game argued whether he would become a general manager, manager or broadcaster. He worked as a big-league coach before settling into a "special assistant" role with the Twins' front office.
Updated: February 20, 2013, - 12:28 PM
The Wild's 3-2 victory over the Red Wings was in some part due to the still-unexplained urge of Adam and Evan Zucker to drag their little brother to roller hockey games while growing up in Las Vegas.
Updated: February 18, 2013, - 11:47 AM
Wrestling is a sport for survivors, such as St. Michael-Albertville's Mitchell McKee.
Updated: February 16, 2013, - 10:04 PM
The Badgers embrace physical play and limited possessions because it suits them.
Updated: February 14, 2013, - 06:11 AM
Maybe, as Percy Harvin's status with the Vikings becomes a subject of national debate, they've decided they can't unburn this bridge.
Updated: February 13, 2013, - 12:57 AM
If the Gophers basketball coach can't drag his most talented team back to .500 and make his program presentable for the NCAA tournament selectors, athletic director Norwood Teague should buy him out and lure VCU coach Shaka Smart to The Barn.
Updated: February 11, 2013, - 09:37 AM
The Twins begin spring training this week. They will follow the marketing guidebook and tell you that they are hopeful, and that if Pitcher A and shortstop B and center fielder C found just the right yoga class this winter, they could win the division, the World Series, even a Grammy or two.
Updated: February 09, 2013, - 09:24 PM