This 5-2 record feels a lot different, but Vikings know not to get heady

This 5-2 record feels a lot different, but Vikings know not to get heady

A year ago, two consecutive losses dropped the Vikings to 5-2 after they were the NFL's last unbeaten team. That's where the slide started, ending with the team out of playoff contention.
Wild winger Parise facing back surgery
Wild

Wild winger Parise facing back surgery

12:01am
Zach Parise, who has missed the start of the Wild season because of an injury related to back problems, is facing surgery to repair a herniated disk, according to multiple reports.
Crunch time never ends for Minnesota's high school coaches
High Schools

Crunch time never ends for Minnesota's high school coaches

October 23
School teams are less important to today's athletes, but for their coaches, the demands of the job -- and expectations -- continue to grow. The third of a three-part series on the state of youth sports.
Wiggins' buzzer-beater shows Wolves' new-found composure
Wolves

Wiggins' buzzer-beater shows Wolves' new-found composure

12:07am
"We have experience and veterans now,'' center Karl-Anthony Towns said. "And we are learning ways to win."
Scoggins: Teague looking like right man at the right time for Wolves
Wolves

Scoggins: Teague looking like right man at the right time for Wolves

12:06am
Teague played the type of game Sunday envisioned when the Wolves signed him to a three-year, $57 million contract this offseason to replace Ricky Rubio at point guard.
Vikings safety Sendejo suspended one game for hit on receiver
Vikings

Vikings safety Sendejo suspended one game for hit on receiver

12:35am
The NFL said the safety used his helmet to hit Mike Wallace.
Fleck will juggle three RB's workload for Gophers
Gophers

Fleck will juggle three RB's workload for Gophers

12:14am
The Gophers football coach said Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks are expected to play Saturday at Iowa, but Kobe McCrary has earned more playing time as well.
Vikings

Reusse: Defense can carry Vikings to Super Bowl, even with Keenum at QB

October 23
Mark Wilf sounded like he was having a hallucination when he talked of a home-field Super Bowl last spring. Now ... this defense makes anything possible.
Wild

Zucker, Koivu keep adapting in linemate Granlund's absence

12:01am
Jason Zucker and Mikko Koivu, two-thirds of the Wild's most dynamic and well-rounded trio last season, have been forced to adapt to a few new partners.
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  • Vancouver at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Indiana at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 830-AM

  • Timberwolves at Detroit

    6 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • N.Y. Islanders at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Oklahoma City at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN/NBATV, 830-AM

  • Clarkson at Gophers men's hockey

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 103.5/1130

  • Wisconsin at Gophers women's hockey

    4:07 pm

  • Gophers football at Iowa

    5:30 pm on FS1, 100.3-FM

  • Pittsburgh at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Clarkson at Gophers men's hockey

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 103.5/1130

  • Vikings vs. Cleveland in London

    8:30 am on NFLN, 100.3/1130

  • Wisconsin at Gophers women's hockey

    3:07 pm

  • Timberwolves at Miami

    6:30 pm on FSN, 830-AM

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Today's Scoreboard

No MLB games today

  • Washington

    Philadelphia

     

    - F

    24

    34

  • Philadelphia

    Detroit

     

    - F

    97

    86

  • Atlanta

    Miami

     

    - F

    93

    104

  • Memphis

    Houston

     

    - F

    98

    90

  • Charlotte

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    94

    103

  • Golden State

    Dallas

     

    - F

    133

    103

  • Toronto

    San Antonio

     

    - F

    97

    101

  • Washington

    Denver

     

    - F

    109

    104

  • Sacramento

    Phoenix

     

    - F

    115

    117

  • San Jose

    NY Rangers

     

    - F

    4

    1

  • Los Angeles

    Toronto

     

    - F

    2

    3

No MLS games today

game on and on, part 2
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game on and on, part 1
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hauling in a huge one
Roseau native Dustin Byfuglien of former Blaine star Matt Hendricks had the day off after the ...
Journey to excellence
Jimmy Butler excels at what the Wolves need most — clutch plays.
Tafoya takes control
The popular sports reporter reigns by ignoring crowd catcalls, prepping hard and staying focused ...
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moving on but still unhappy
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growing the game
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