Ricky Rubio being cleared for full-contact practices brings us closer to the answer to this question: Who is the most valuable player on the Timberwolves?
Thursday night NFL games don't always offer the most scintillating matchups, but this week is an exception: Saints vs. Falcons in a game New Orleans really needs to win (7:20 p.m., NFL Network).
"After dropping three balls in the Vikings-Bears game on Sunday, I think Vikings receiver Jerome Simpson's new nickname ought to be 'Homer.' DOH!"
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"'LSU'S MILES TO RECEIVE SALARY INCREASE, CONTRACT EXTENSION.' WELL I NEVER."
Mock surprise at Les Miles' new deal at LSU.
|Atlanta - LP: A. Wood||0||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo||1|
|Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar||5||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: J. Verlander||7|
|Toronto - LP: R. Dickey||0||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson||7|
|Seattle - LP: J. Beimel||6||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: P. Figueroa||8|
|Los Angeles - WP: H. Ryu||2||FINAL|
|San Francisco - LP: M. Bumgarner||1|
|Colorado - WP: F. Morales||3||FINAL|
|San Diego - LP: I. Kennedy||1|
|St. Louis - WP: A. Wainwright||8||FINAL|
|Washington - LP: T. Jordan||0|
|Milwaukee - LP: R. Wooten||2||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - WP: E. Volquez||11|
|NY Yankees - WP: C. Sabathia||10||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - LP: D. Price||2|
|Toronto - LP: S. Santos||5||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: C. Fien||9|
|Boston - WP: J. Lester||3||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - LP: R. Belisario||1|
|Kansas City - WP: J. Shields||5||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: S. Feldman||1|
Poll: Can the Wild rally to win its playoff series against Colorado?