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Ken Chia

Copy Editor | Sports
Phone: 612-673-4406
Ken Chia has worked in the Star Tribune sports department since 2002 after five years at the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison.
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Vikings honor late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, one of their biggest fans

Vikings honor late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, one of their biggest fans

The lefthander, who was found dead at 27, grew up in the Los Angeles area but became a Vikings fan because of Randy Moss.

Minnesota Vikings uniforms: Purple through the years

Take a look back at some of the Minnesota Vikings' uniform styles in this interactive timeline.
A file photo of top-seeded Bob Bryan, left, and Mike Bryan, made their earliest exit from the Australian Open in 11 years, losing to American Eric But

Rochester's Butorac advances to Australian Open doubles semis

The 32-year-old, paired with South African Raven Klaasen, survived a three-set quarterfinal.

Vikings uniforms: Purple through the years

Take a look back at some of the Minnesota Vikings' uniform styles in this interactive timeline.
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Twins' Swarzak just misses rare four-inning save

The reliever was two outs away from a four-inning save.
Adrian Peterson's two-point conversion Sunday was the first run in by a Vikings running back since Leroy Hoard did it in the playoffs in January 2000.

A rare two-point run for Vikings

Two-point plays are unusual. Having a running back run it in even more so.
The trainer and the manager teamed up to help Derek Jeter get off the field Saturday night after a bad step on a ground ball left him with a broken an

Baseball's amazing postseason

For those who haven't been paying attention, the first week and a half of the MLB playoffs has been an entertaining affair.

What they might be doing ...

  Blair Walsh might be wishing he had been kicking PATs in the first quarter instead of field goals. Robert Griffin III might be as…

10.15.12 The game plan

THE BUZZ The Vikings lost, the Lynx lost, the Gophers football team lost and the Gophers football team's coach ended up back in the hospital.…
Anthony Carter's No. 81 jersey on a young Vikings fan before Friday night's game.

Vikings fans and their jerseys: Deep purple

As Friday's game again showed, fans will wear their jerseys en masse when the Vikings are in town.

03.05.12: The game plan

03.05.12 THE GAME PLAN THE BUZZ The two games vs. the Clippers in L.A. have been among the most entertaining ones the Wolves have played…
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