Wild, Erik Haula settle, agree to 2-year, $2 million deal

Wild, Erik Haula settle, agree to 2-year, $2 million deal

The Wild and Haula beat a Sunday arbitration decision by settling on a new contract.

What you missed at Vikings training camp on Sunday, August 2

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The coaches gave quarterback Shaun Hill a break, and it was rookie Taylor Heinicke who got a look with the second-stringers. He has been streaky in camp so far, but he fared OK on Sunday.

Twins postgame: Things could get ugly in Toronto

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Yes, the Twins split two of four games against Seattle but they didn't look good doing it.
Twins
11:44am

Twins place Milone on DL, call up Duffey to start Wednesday

Milone reports soreness in left elbow after last start, reports flexor tendon strain
Sports
9:24am

Bob Peterson and Anson Mount's lost meatball

The Gophers' long-time sports information director died last week. He loved recalling the long-ago scrum for a lone cocktail meatball in Chicago.
Vikings
August 2
Adrian Peterson worked on running back drills during practice at Minne...

Older, more patient Peterson now accepts carry-free preseasons

Through the first week of training camp, Adrian Peterson has looked like, well, Adrian Peterson. He looks lean, quick, fast and, well, you know the…
Vikings
August 2

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Tingelhoff ready for the Hall of Fame, Diggs stars again and more

On most mornings, we walk you through what’s going on with the Vikings. WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED — Mark Craig dug deep for his…
Vikings
August 2
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer spoke with Captain Munnerlyn...

What you missed at Vikings training camp on Saturday, August 1

Observations from a packed house at Blakeslee Stadium.
Blogs
August 1

Hints of September Later This Week - 165F Heat Index in Iran Friday

I'm feeling better about our warm fronts after hearing details of the mind-boggling heat gripping Iran and the rest of the Middle East. A 165 degree heat index is absurd, but that's exactly what was reported along the Persian Gulf in Iran on Friday. Much of the USA continues to sizzle but we expect a hint of early September this week - comfortable Canadian air will push into Minnesota in waves. No dog days in sight...
Twins
August 1

Three Twins postgame thoughts from LEN3: McClendon, Gibson, Rosario

The Twins have won two of the first three games against Seattle and can win the series on Sunday.
Blogs
August 1

Severe T-Storm Watch Southern and Western MN Until Midnight

Here's the latest...
Vikings
August 1

Vikings sign wideout Ryan Whalen

The Vikings have signed free-agent wide receiver Ryan Whalen. Whalen was a sixth-round pick of the Bengals in 2011 after playing at Stanford. The California…
Sports
August 1

Four-star receiver Dredrick Snelson commits to Gophers

Dredrick Snelson also had reported offers from Alabama, Auburn and Florida State but announced his commitment to the Gophers on Twitter.
Twins
August 1

Jepsen ready to help out the bullpen as Twins face Mariners

The Twins and Mariners have split the first two games of this four-game series at Target Field
Vikings
August 1
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer spoke with offensive coordina...

Vikings coach Zimmer preaches patience at right guard

Some highlights from coach Mike Zimmer’s press conference held not long ago … – Asked when he wants to make his final decision on the…
Twins
August 1

Meet Teddy

A fresh look at a fresh face
Vikings
August 1

Linebacker talk with Adam Zimmer

In case you missed it, I wrote a story for today’s newspaper on the Vikings’ linebacker corps, which outside linebacker Chad Greenway feels is as…
Vikings
August 1

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Excitement for linebackers, praise for Harris, Floyd and more from camp

On most mornings, we walk you through what’s going on with the Vikings. WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED — The Vikings are excited about their…
Vikings
August 1

What you missed at Vikings training camp on Friday, July 31

SETTING THE SCENE: A cloudless sky with temperatures in the low 80s and only 39 percent humidity made this the best weather day of camp.…
Blogs
August 1

Severe Risk Central and Southern Minnesota - A Touch Cooler Next Week

A fine Saturday is shaping up, but watch for a few boisterous to potentially severe T-storms by evening. Conditions are ripe for some hail and damaging winds with a few of these storms. Otherwise the forecast looks pretty good - especially considering that most of the USA is sizzling right now. We get off easy.
Twins
August 1

Postgame: Molitor emphasizes he still believes in Santana

Walker throws second one-hitter in Target Field history; Sano has mixed results playing third base
Sports
July 31

Fowles helps set the tone in Lynx victory

A quick start leads to easy victory for the Lynx on the first night of back-to-back games.
Sports
July 31

Cruz won't play tonight

Recovering from a sprained right ankle, Cruz could play Saturday in Tulsa