Flurry of offseason player movement adding intrigue to NBA season

Flurry of offseason player movement adding intrigue to NBA season

The Wolves' draft-night trade with Chicago for three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler was the first thunderbolt transaction in a dizzying summer.
Bridgewater cleared for practice; Vikings plan to bring him along slowly
Vikings

Bridgewater cleared for practice; Vikings plan to bring him along slowly

October 16
Once Teddy Bridgewater is back on the practice field, the Vikings will have three weeks to determine whether to activate him. Barring setbacks, it's believed he's on track to play this season.
National views: Was Barr's hit on Rodgers dirty? Are Packers finished?
Vikings

National views: Was Barr's hit on Rodgers dirty? Are Packers finished?

October 16
In one play during the first quarter, The Packers went from Super Bowl contenders to scrambling to reassemble their season after Aaron Rodgers wasinjured.
Scoggins: Get better or get left behind in Western Conference
Wolves

Scoggins: Get better or get left behind in Western Conference

October 16
The West is more loaded than Bill Gates' money clip. The collection of top-tier talent on that side of the NBA makes it feel like LeBron James vs. Everybody Else.
Remodel sneak peek: It's Target Center, but it's not Target Center
Wolves

Remodel sneak peek: It's Target Center, but it's not Target Center

October 16
The new ticket lobby at Target Center a perfect microcosm of the entire $140 million project — and, really, the entire Timberwolves franchise.
Wild's practice includes setback for Parise
Wild

Wild's practice includes setback for Parise

October 16
Zach Parise, on brink of return, exits Wild practice early.
Croft or Rhoda? Fleck won't reveal Saturday's quarterback vs. Illini
Gophers

Croft or Rhoda? Fleck won't reveal Saturday's quarterback vs. Illini

October 16
Demry Croft led a comeback attempt vs. Michigan State, but Conor Rhoda has been the starter all season. We don't know if the loss to the Spartans was enough to prompt a change.
High Schools

Demands of year-round sports are pushing kids to the limit

October 16
Minnesota athletes are pushing themselves to extremes, developing highly polished skills while families make major investments of money and time. The first of our three-part series examines how all of those hours bring increased risks of injury -- and burnout.
Vikings

Packers coach calls Barr's hit on Rodgers 'totally unnecessary'

October 16
Packers coach Mike McCarthy isn't happy with Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr.
TV Listings

Local Schedule

  • Timberwolves at San Antonio

    8:30 pm on FSN/ESPN, 830-AM

  • Gophers women's hockey at Minnesota Duluth

    3:37 pm

  • Wild at Winnipeg

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 100.3-FM

  • Utah at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Gophers men's hockey at North Dakota

    7:30 pm on 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • Illinois at Gophers football

    2:30 pm on BTN, 100.3-FM

  • Gophers women's hockey at Minnesota Duluth

    3:37 pm

  • Gophers men's hockey at North Dakota

    7 pm on 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • Wild at Calgary

    9 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Baltimore at Vikings

    12 pm on Ch. 4, 100.3/1130

  • Loons at San Jose

    3 pm on Ch. 29, 1500-AM

  • Timberwolves at Oklahoma City

    6 pm on FSN, 830-AM

Today's Scoreboard

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From Polar to Gopher
After another hot start, sophomore receiver wants this season to be strong to the finish.
Watch this
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test your football skills
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winner's circle dreaming
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aging quite well
Tom Brady turned 40 today. I have no idea if he'll still be able to perform at a high level now ...
moving on but still unhappy
A year removed from coaching at the University of Minnesota has not diminished J Robinson's frustration,
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Waterfowl managers set loose limits and say they're out there. Eyes say otherwise
growing the game
An explosion of year-round basketball for all ages has made Minnesota a prime source of top talent
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