For Vikings' Newman, maybe these playoffs have a payoff

For Vikings' Newman, maybe these playoffs have a payoff

For the first time in his 15 NFL seasons, Terence Newman will play in a conference championship game Sunday when the Vikings and Eagles vie for a Super Bowl berth in Philadelphia.
Butler for MVP unlikely, but shooting improvement most valuable to Wolves
Wolves

Butler for MVP unlikely, but shooting improvement most valuable to Wolves

January 17
Wolves star Jimmy Butler is getting more buckets from mid-range and torturing defenses while remaining an elite defender.
Craig: Keenum, Foles defy tradition of NFL QB star power
Vikings

Craig: Keenum, Foles defy tradition of NFL QB star power

12:03am
Tom Brady has the pedigree, rings and records. In other words, he's the opposite of Blake Bortles, Nick Foles and Case Keenum.
Justin Morneau officially retires, joins Twins as special assistant
Twins

Justin Morneau officially retires, joins Twins as special assistant

January 17
"I was fortunate to live my dream every day," said Justin Morneau, 36, the former Twins first baseman who was the American League MVP in 2006.
Harris' patience, hard work rewarded by Gophers
Gophers

Harris' patience, hard work rewarded by Gophers

12:42am
Freshman Jamir Harris' first start boosted the Gophers' offense on Monday in edging Penn State on the road.
Saints punter is on the way back to Minnesota after raising $100,000-plus
Local

Saints punter is on the way back to Minnesota after raising $100,000-plus

January 17
Minnesota Vikings fans, still jubilant after the team's stunning win over New Orleans in Sunday's NFL playoff game, are showing that they are a benevolent and compassionate bunch.
No Big Apple sightseeing for Gophers, just desperation hockey
Gophers

No Big Apple sightseeing for Gophers, just desperation hockey

January 17
The slumping Gophers play at Michigan State on Thursday, then again vs. the Spartans on Saturday at Madison Square Garden. The focus will be on getting points, not the bright lights and big city.
Vikings

Vikings' Thielen sits out practice with lower-back injury

January 17
Thielen did not have a helmet during the open portion of the Vikings’ practice on Wednesday afternoon, indicating he won’t participate in the first session of the week.
Gophers

Pitts making early impact for Gophers women's basketball

12:11am
Freshman Destiny Pitts has reached double figures in points 12 times this season and has four double-doubles.
TV Listings

Local Schedule

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  • Gophers men's hockey at Michigan State

    5:30 pm on BTN, 103.5/1130

  • Wisconsin at Gophers women's basketball

    7 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Gophers men's basketball at Maryland

    7:30 pm on FS1, 100.3-FM

  • Timberwolves at Houston

    8:30 pm on TNT, 830-AM

  • Gophers women's hockey at Ohio State

    5:07 pm

  • Gophers men's basketball vs. Ohio State

    11 am on BTN, 103.5/1130

  • Gophers women's hockey at Ohio State

    2:07 pm

  • Gophers men's hockey vs. Michigan State

    7 pm on BTN, 103.5/1130

  • Toronto at Timberwolves

    8 pm on FSN PLUS, 830-AM

  • Tampa Bay at Wild

    8 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Iowa at Gophers women's basketball

    3 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Vikings at Philadelphia

    5:40 pm on Ch. 9, 100.3/103.5/1130

  • Ottawa at Wild

    7 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Timberwolves at L.A. Clippers

    9:30 pm on FSN PLUS/NBATV, 830-AM

  • Northwestern at Gophers men's basketball

    8 pm on BTN, 100.3-FM

  • Timberwolves at Portland

    9 pm on FSN, 830-AM

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    93

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    100

    95

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    91

    96

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    119

    112

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    99

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    90

    114

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    106

    101

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    120

    105

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    109

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