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

WNBA All-Star Game has strong Lynx presence

Cheryl Reeve will coach the West team, which includes four of her players, in Saturday's All-Star game.

Updated: July 26, 2013, - 11:52 PM

Wolves' Saunders to meet with Pekovic's agent in New York

The Wolves have offered Pekovic a contract. The team has not disclosed the specifics of the offer for their 6-11 center from Montenegro, but reports have suggested it is a four-year offer believed to be worth about $48 million.

Updated: July 25, 2013, - 08:35 AM

Lynx's Whalen peaking for team of All-Stars

After a lighter basketball load this past offseason, the point guard is playing at an MVP level.

Updated: July 24, 2013, - 06:52 AM

Feb. 2: Once a longshot, Birk calls it a career as a champion

 The longtime Vikings stalwart retired after 15 seasons as a Baltimore Raven -- and a Super Bowl winner.

Updated: July 18, 2013, - 10:53 PM

Nick Leddy brings the Stanley Cup to Minnesota

Thursday was Nick Leddy’s day. The Stanley Cup has been just about everywhere. On mountaintops, in Red Square, in the Afghanistan desert. And, Thursday afternoon, Maynard’s.

Updated: July 12, 2013, - 06:46 AM

U faces daunting task in raising $190 million for practice facilities

Even previous contributors realize the difficulty in privately raising money for practice venues.

Updated: July 12, 2013, - 06:33 AM

Lynx make another home-court statement, overwhelm Atlanta

A balanced effort overcame the loss of Seimone Augustus as Minnesota rolled. Monica Wright stepped in quite well, scoring 22 points against the 10-2 Dream.

Updated: July 10, 2013, - 06:43 AM

Losing Augustus could be nightmare for Lynx against Dream

Atlanta comes into Target Center with the best record in the league.

Updated: July 09, 2013, - 06:42 AM

Lynx's 7-3 start pleases coach, players

Cheryl Reeve said her team is on the right path, tied for first place in the West and still improving.

Updated: July 07, 2013, - 12:17 AM

Whalen, Augustus lead Lynx to rout over Los Angeles

After losing on the road to the Sparks last week, the first-place Lynx led from the start in the rematch.

Updated: July 01, 2013, - 06:22 PM

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