Des Moines, Minnesota's minor league city, takes major steps to grow sports scene

Des Moines, Minnesota's minor league city, takes major steps to grow sports scene

Iowa embraces being home to Minnesota's NBA and NHL affiliates.
Wolves fall again to Suns
Wolves

Wolves fall again to Suns

12:06am
Foul on three-pointer was final piece of frustration.
Mike Zimmer's fingerprints remain all over the Bengals' defense he left behind
Vikings

Mike Zimmer's fingerprints remain all over the Bengals' defense he left behind

December 16
Defensive schemes took root during Bengals days.
Souhan: With 13 wins possible, Vikings' success shouldn't be taken lightly
Vikings

Souhan: With 13 wins possible, Vikings' success shouldn't be taken lightly

December 16
If the Vikings win their last three games, this would become the second team in franchise history to reach 13 victories.
Top seeds set in U.S. Olympic trials for mixed doubles curling in Blaine
Sports

Top seeds set in U.S. Olympic trials for mixed doubles curling in Blaine

12:15am
John Shuster and Cory Christensen rolled through the round robin at the U.S. Olympic trials for mixed doubles curling, starting on a 4-0 run and finishing with only one loss.
Oilers end Wild's various success streaks with 3-2 victory
Wild

Oilers end Wild's various success streaks with 3-2 victory

December 16
Loss to Edmonton stops a winning roll at four games and ends a run of scoring points in eight games in a row.
Karl-Anthony Towns' shot-blocking is on the rise
Wolves

Karl-Anthony Towns' shot-blocking is on the rise

December 16
Towns has been blocking a lot of shots of late. Will it continue tonight against Phoenix?
Vikings

Hartman: Vikings linebacker Lamur is still served well by time with Bengals

December 16
Vikings linebacker Emmanuel Lamur spent four seasons in Cincinnati, the first two under Mike Zimmer, who was defensive coordinator then. The Bengals made the playoffs both of those seasons.
Wolves

Reusse: Minutes? Wolves coach Thibodeau plays to win just like The Muss

December 16
When you look across the history of Timberwolves, you can't avoid the connection between Thibodeau and Bill Musselman.
Today's Video
TV Listings

Local Schedule

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  • Cincinnati at Vikings

    12:10 pm on Ch. 4, 100.3/1130

  • Wild at Chicago

    6 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Portland at Timberwolves

    7 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Wild at Ottawa

    6 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Timberwolves at Denver

    8 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Oral Roberts at Gophers men's basketball

    7 pm on 103.5-FM/1130-AM

  • UC Riverside at Gophers women's basketball

    1 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Wild at Florida

    6:30 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Florida Atlantic at Gophers men's basketball

    2:30 pm on BTN, 103.5/1130

  • Wild at Tampa Bay

    6 pm on FSN, 100.3-FM

  • Vikings at Green Bay

    7:30 pm on Ch. 11, 100.3/1130

  • Timberwolves at Phoenix

    8 pm on FSN PLUS, 830-AM

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Today's Scoreboard

No MLB games today

  • Chicago

    Detroit

     

    - F

    10

    20

  • Los Angeles

    Kansas City

     

    - F

    13

    30

  • Portland

    Charlotte

     

    - F

    93

    91

  • Utah

    Cleveland

     

    - F

    100

    109

  • Oklahoma City

    New York

     

    - F

    96

    111

  • Milwaukee

    Houston

     

    - F

    111

    115

  • LA Clippers

    Miami

     

    - F

    85

    90

  • Phoenix

    Minnesota

     

    - F

    108

    106

  • Dallas

    San Antonio

     

    - F

    96

    98

  • Boston

    Memphis

     

    - F

    102

    93

  • Edmonton

    Minnesota

     

    - F

    3

    2

  • NY Rangers

    Boston

     

    - F

    3

    2

  • Winnipeg

    St. Louis

     

    - F

    0

    2

  • Columbus

    Carolina

     

    - F

    1

    2

  • Los Angeles

    NY Islanders

     

    - F

    3

    4

  • Montreal

    Ottawa

     

    - F

    0

    3

  • Dallas

    Philadelphia

     

    - F

    1

    2

  • Pittsburgh

    Arizona

     

    - F

    4

    2

  • Anaheim

    Washington

     

    - F

    2

    3

  • Tampa Bay

    Colorado

     

    - F

    6

    5

  • Nashville

    Calgary

     

    - F

    2

    0

No MLS games today

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