Brian Stensaas

Digital copy editor, reporter | Sports
Phone: 612-673-4127
Brian Stensaas is a general assignment sports reporter. He writes most often on Timberwolves basketball and Wild hockey in addition to West metro high school sports teams.

Recent content from Brian Stensaas

Photo gallery:The Marlene Stollings file

Marlene Stollings fileNamed 13th coach in VCU history on June 5, 2012. Finished 11-19 in her first season and 22-10...

Updated: April 06, 2014, - 05:57 PM

Photo gallery:1A: Rushford-Peterson 71, Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 63

Class 1A state quarterfinal action between Rushford-Peterson and Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City at Williams Arena.

Updated: March 14, 2014, - 02:08 AM

Photo gallery:Gophers hockey 5, Penn State 1

The Gophers pounded Penn State 5-1 at Mariucci Arena on Feb. 28, 2014.

Updated: March 01, 2014, - 01:43 AM

Photo gallery:Gophers hockey 4, Michigan 1

The Gophers hockey team completed a weekend sweep of Michigan with a 4-1 victory on Saturday at Mariucci Arena

Updated: February 16, 2014, - 12:16 AM

Photo gallery:Former U goalie Raty hints at retirement; seeks spot on men's pro team

Finnish women’s hockey goaltender and former Gophers star Noora Raty took to Twitter on Saturday to express her intentions for the future.

Updated: February 16, 2014, - 12:04 AM

Photo gallery:Super Preps 2012: Jonah Pirsig and Isaac Hayes staying home

Jonah Pirsig and Isaac Hayes, both hulking offensive linemen, are two of the pillars of the Gophers' football recruiting class for 2012. They had plenty of college options but chose to stay home.

Updated: January 25, 2014, - 04:24 PM

Photo gallery:Bloomington native Herman advances in slopestyle ski event

Katie Herman advanced

Updated: January 08, 2014, - 06:30 PM

Photo gallery:Bloomington native advances in slopestyle ski event

Kari Herman advanced

Updated: January 08, 2014, - 06:27 PM

Photo gallery:Tuesday's boys' basketball roundup

Among the Highlights: Xavier commit JP Macura dropped 57 points as Lakeville North outlasted Farmington in overtime.

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

Photo gallery:Timberwolves game called off in Mexico City

A generator malfunction caused smoke to fill Mexico City Arena on Wednesday, forcing the Timberwolves game with San Antonio there...

Updated: December 04, 2013, - 11:56 PM

Result Per Page


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


Golden Gavel by Star Tribune

Countdown to great deals

Bid Sept. 21-29