Kent Youngblood

Kent Youngblood

Reporter | Pro Sports
Phone: 612-673-4365
Kent Youngblood is a general assignment reporter. He writes most often about the Timberwolves and Wild.

Recent content from Kent Youngblood

Wolves top New Orleans to finally get back above .500

Kevin Love led the way, scoring 30 points with 14 rebounds and five assists for the Wolves, who are above .500 for the first time since before Thanksgiving.

Updated: January 30, 2014, - 06:32 AM

Wolves rookie Dieng's education will be put to the test

Late in the second quarter of the Timberwolves’ victory at Chicago on Monday, rookie center Gorgui Dieng was called for...

Updated: January 29, 2014, - 11:58 PM

Wolves renew flirting with above average

Since November, the Timberwolves have lost 10 games with a chance to climb over the .500 mark.

Updated: January 29, 2014, - 12:01 PM

Turiaf steps up for injured Pekovic to carry Wolves past Bulls

The backup center stepped up nicely after Nikola Pekovic left because of a problematic Achilles.

Updated: January 28, 2014, - 03:29 PM

Wolves notes: Pekovic's pain has been building up of late

CHICAGO – When Nikola Pekovic left the United Center court midway through the first quarter Monday night because of a...

Updated: January 27, 2014, - 11:50 PM

Wolves-Chicago game recap

GAME RECAPMVP: Ronny Turiaf, WolvesKevin Love did score 31 points. But it was Turiaf who came off the bench to...

Updated: January 27, 2014, - 11:04 PM

Wolves push 'Bruise Brothers' for All-Star Game

The team is taking a page from John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, hoping Nikola Pekovic can accompany Kevin Love to New Orleans.

Updated: January 27, 2014, - 09:43 PM

Parise back after stint as Olympic 'model'

The Team USA outfits for the Opening and Closing Ceremony at the Sochi Olympics were announced Thursday. Certain athletes — including Zach Parise — were pictured wearing the clothes.

Updated: January 24, 2014, - 12:29 AM

Kuemper makes early goals stand up against Blackhawks

The Wild’s Darcy Kuemper stopped 33 shots, missing out on a shutout in the game’s final minute.

Updated: January 24, 2014, - 12:19 AM

Signs point to Parise's return to Wild lineup tonight

The Wild star says he’s “50-50’’ to play tonight against Chicago, but indications are that he will.

Updated: January 23, 2014, - 06:25 AM

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