Jerry Zgoda

Reporter | Timberwolves, NBA
Phone: 612-673-7197
Jerry has been a Star Tribune sportswriter so long, his first beat directly out of college was covering the North Stars. In nearly 30 years, he has covered the NHL, the Wolves and the NBA twice (he missed the whole Kevin Garnett era, which says something about his sense of timing), Gophers and NCAA athletics, the radio/TV beat, major-championship golf and outdoor recreation.

Recent content from Jerry Zgoda

Wolves Daily: Burned by the Trail Blazers

The Wolves' three-game winning streak ended with a 108-97 loss at Portland in which they led by 18 points in the second quarter.

Updated: February 24, 2014, - 08:15 AM

Love's triple-double leads Wolves to victory in Utah

The All-Star had 37 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in his shorthanded team’s third victory in a row.

Updated: February 23, 2014, - 06:55 AM

From the Locker Room: Love's first career triple-double

Rick Adelman and Kevin Love discuss a 121-104 win at Utah and Love's first career triple double (37 pts, 12...

Updated: February 23, 2014, - 06:52 AM

Wolves post-game: Love gets first career triple double

Wolves win third consecutive game, 121-104 at Utah and Kevin Love delivers first career triple double

Updated: February 23, 2014, - 06:51 AM

Wolves Daily: Love stars in 121-104 win at Utah

Kevin Love reaches first career triple double -- 37 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists -- and Wolves win third consecutive...

Updated: February 23, 2014, - 12:24 AM

Wolves notes: Cunningham forced to become option at center

SALT LAKE CITY – Contrary to reports elsewhere, assistant coach Jack Sikma did not start for the Timberwolves on Saturday...

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 11:20 PM

NBA Insider: Blazers' Lillard expects success

Damian Lillard is just 23 and still fresh enough in the NBA to become the first player ever who qualified and participated in all five All-Star events last weekend in New Orleans.

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 05:37 PM

Wolves, Love standing pat

The Wolves made no trade deadline deals on Thursday, and Kevin Love denied rumors he said he’d opt out in 2015.

Updated: February 21, 2014, - 10:55 AM

Pekovic, Martin still sidelined as Wolves return to practice

The Timberwolves returned to practice Tuesday after their five-day All-Star break, but starting center Nikola Pekovic didn’t.

Updated: February 19, 2014, - 07:57 AM

Love's All-Star Sunday

Kevin Love discusses his first All-Star start -- and finish -- in the West's 163-155 loss to the East in...

Updated: February 19, 2014, - 05:35 AM

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