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Twins
September 11
State Fair attendance will top Twins attendance for first time since 2000

State Fair attendance will top Twins attendance for first time since 2000

What at first might seem like an apples to oranges comparison is actually somewhat revealing when put into context.
Vikings
September 11
Doc's educated guess: Aaron Rodgers has MCL sprain, will play

Doc's educated guess: Aaron Rodgers has MCL sprain, will play

Packers coach Mike McCarthy isn’t saying anything about Aaron Rodgers’ knee injury, but here's the view from a physician who saw the injury and its aftermath.
Sports
September 10
What if they put Timberwolves colors on a Wild jersey? Your answer:

What if they put Timberwolves colors on a Wild jersey? Your answer:

For no other reason perhaps than the fact that it's Sept. 10 and both the NHL and NBA are starting to creep into the public…
Sports
September 10
Awful decision by Bears paved way for Rodgers' game-winning TD

Awful decision by Bears paved way for Rodgers' game-winning TD

If you have a reasonable chance to keep the ball away from Rodgers, you take it. Instead, Bears coach Matt Nagy choked in his first game.
Sports
September 7
What? NFL prediction says Vikings good, Packers awful

What? NFL prediction says Vikings good, Packers awful

The FiveThirtyEight.com model says Green Bay has just a 23 percent chance of even making the playoffs.
Sports
September 6
The biggest current star in Minnesota pro sports is ...

The biggest current star in Minnesota pro sports is ...

The tabulation of random votes is one thing; trying to make sense of what it tells us is another.
Sports
September 6
Thibodeau adding ex-Bulls is easy punchline -- and winning strategy

Thibodeau adding ex-Bulls is easy punchline -- and winning strategy

After having four former members of the Bulls on the Timberwolves roster last season, coach Tom Thibodeau may be coveting a couple more veterans.
Twins
September 5
Twins problems include playing much, much worse on road in 2018

Twins problems include playing much, much worse on road in 2018

Among the many things that have gone wrong for the Twins in 2018, their road regression is a culprit in a disappointing season.
Vikings
September 5
Vikings fans 'most passionate, most rabid, most self-delusional'

Vikings fans 'most passionate, most rabid, most self-delusional'

Tony Kornheiser, known first for his work as a Washington Post columnist and more recently as the co-host of ESPN’s Pardon The Interruption, has an interesting take on Vikings fans.
Gophers
September 4
Bought a ticket for Nebraska's canceled game? Too bad, no refund

Bought a ticket for Nebraska's canceled game? Too bad, no refund

Per ESPN.com’s story: “No refunds will be issued for game tickets, many of which were sold on the secondary market."
Sports
September 4
No Buxton in September? The right decision for the wrong reason

No Buxton in September? The right decision for the wrong reason

Welcome to the Tuesday edition of The Cooler, where I am neither a free agent in 2021 nor 2022. Let's get to it: *The big…
Twins
August 31
Five things we've learned about the Twins in 2018

Five things we've learned about the Twins in 2018

The Twins season has largely been a disappointment, but even in disappointment (or perhaps especially so) there are things to be learned.
Sports
August 31
Urban Meyer keeps digging a bigger hole at Ohio State

Urban Meyer keeps digging a bigger hole at Ohio State

The suspended coach would really like it if we would just accept Ohio State’s findings at face value and not think more critically about the overall facts of the case.
Gophers
August 30
Minnesota vs. Iowa in 2011

Report: Real U football crowds were two-thirds size of announced crowds

If you’ve ever wondered how the actual crowd size compares to what teams announce, this story gives you a picture of how it is in college football at Minnesota and other schools, using data from last season.
Vikings
August 30
Bridgewater trade is a win for everybody -- except Teddy

Bridgewater trade is a win for everybody -- except Teddy

The Jets traded former Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater to the Saints on Wednesday in a deal that made a certain amount of sense for both teams.
Wolves
August 30
Timberwolves bringing back classic 'tree' uniforms this season

Timberwolves bringing back classic 'tree' uniforms this season

The Timberwolves made big changes to their uniforms last season, but they perhaps made an even more notable move this year
Vikings
August 29
Inside the deal: Cousins confirms he turned down $90 million from Jets

Inside the deal: Cousins confirms he turned down $90 million from Jets

The Vikings apparently started negotiations with quarterback Kirk Cousins at $25 million per year, but upped the offer after the Jets made their proposal.
Wild
August 29
Parise thought Wild would make big moves this summer

Parise thought Wild would make big moves this summer

It isn't just hockey fans who were surprised that new Wild general manager Paul Fenton hasn't done a more substantial overhaul of the team's roster.
Wolves
August 28
Another year like last season? That would be worst outcome for Wolves

Another year like last season? That would be worst outcome for Wolves

Last year, it was important to break the 13-season playoff drought. The Wolves won 47 games, which was an achievement. This year? Not so much.
Vikings
August 27
Ranking: New Vikings center Jones was elite pass blocker last season

Ranking: New Vikings center Jones was elite pass blocker last season

GM Rick Spielman was able to add what appears to be a starting-caliber lineman — not a star, but not someone from the scrap heap, either — for a reasonable price
Vikings
August 27
In praise of ex-Viking Ryan Longwell and confidence in a kicker

In praise of ex-Viking Ryan Longwell and confidence in a kicker

A reliable kicker — one who inspires confidence — is one of those “don’t know what you have until it’s gone” kind of things.
Vikings
August 24
Huh? Is the Vikings offensive line 'poised for more success' in 2018?

Huh? Is the Vikings offensive line 'poised for more success' in 2018?

In order to post something in a negative light these days about something someone else has written, it needs to meet a pretty high threshold.
Vikings
August 24
That bogus penalty? Vikings' Williams fined $20,054

That bogus penalty? Vikings' Williams fined $20,054

Want another chance to be outraged by the roughing the passer penalty called on Vikings linebacker Antwione Williams last weekend? Here it is.
Wild
August 23
Why haven't the Wild made any big trades?

Why haven't the Wild made any big trades?

When the Wild hired General Manager Paul Fenton three months ago, there was an assumption that significant roster moves would follow.
Vikings
August 23
Must-have for Vikings fans? A Minneapolis Miracle bobblehead

Must-have for Vikings fans? A Minneapolis Miracle bobblehead

After all the commotion over one of the most exciting finishes in NFL history, it makes sense that the moment be honored with a bobblehead.
TV Listings

Local Schedule

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  • Detroit at Twins

    7:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Winnipeg at Wild (preseason)

    7 pm on 100.3-FM

  • Detroit at Twins

    7:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Detroit at Twins

    7:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Vikings at L.A. Rams

    7:20 pm on Ch. 9/NFLN, 100.3/1130

  • Chicago White Sox at Twins

    1:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Chicago White Sox at Twins

    7:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Wild at Colorado (preseason)

    8 pm on 100.3-FM

  • Chicago White Sox at Twins

    6:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • New York City FC at Loons

    7 pm on FSN PLUS, 1500-AM

  • Chicago White Sox at Twins

    2:10 pm on FSN, 830-AM

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Today's Scoreboard

  • Kansas City

    Cincinnati

    5:40 PM

  • Miami

    Washington

    6:05 PM

  • Houston

    Toronto

    6:07 PM

  • Baltimore

    Boston

    Postponed

  • Atlanta

    NY Mets

    6:10 PM

  • NY Yankees

    Tampa Bay

    6:10 PM

    ESPN

  • Pittsburgh

    Chicago Cubs

    7:05 PM

    WGN

  • Cleveland

    Chicago White Sox

    7:10 PM

  • Detroit

    Minnesota

    7:10 PM

    FSN

  • Milwaukee

    St. Louis

    7:15 PM

  • Philadelphia

    Colorado

    7:40 PM

  • LA Dodgers

    Arizona

    8:40 PM

    ESPN

  • Texas

    LA Angels

    9:07 PM

  • Oakland

    Seattle

    9:10 PM

  • San Diego

    San Francisco

    9:15 PM

No NFL games today

No NBA games today

  • Columbus

    Buffalo

    6:00 PM

    NBC Sports

  • Florida

    Tampa Bay

    6:30 PM

  • Carolina

    Nashville

    7:00 PM

  • Washington

    St. Louis

    7:00 PM

  • Detroit

    Chicago

    7:30 PM

  • San Jose

    Calgary

    8:00 PM

  • Vancouver

    Edmonton

    8:00 PM

    NHL

No MLS games today