Wild
January 3
Niederreiter ready to return; Wild at full strength for first time this season

Niederreiter ready to return; Wild at full strength for first time this season

The Wild will complete the first half of its season Thursday after hosting the Sabres, and the midway mark holds extra significance because it'll be the first time this campaign the team will have every player on its roster available.
High Schools
January 3

White Bear Lake girls' hockey assistant resigns after entering locker room without knocking

Kevin Hartzell, who played for the Gophers in the late 1970s and early ‘80s, had been a volunteer assistant coach at White Bear Lake.
Vikings
January 3
Vikings fans hope for glory, finally, but watch with hands over eyes

Vikings fans hope for glory, finally, but watch with hands over eyes

One group of fans is confident and thinks the Vikings are the team to beat in the NFC. Another group is bracing for the likely loss. The problem of probability: Both groups of fans are right.
Vikings
January 3
Former Vikings receiver Randy Moss.

Former Vikings Moss, Hutchinson among finalists for NFL Hall of Fame

They are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018, the Hall announced Tuesday night.
Sports
January 3
Why Randy Moss should be a first-ballot Hall of Famer

Why Randy Moss should be a first-ballot Hall of Famer

Terrell Owens is still not in the Hall. Why should Moss go in ahead of him? The answer is complicated.
Vikings
January 3
Minnesota Vikings quarterbacks coach Kevin Stefanski employs a first baseman’s glove to catch passes during warmups on Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at L

On the NFL: Is Vikings QB coach Stefanski nearing a coordinator job?

If Shurmur moves on, would Stefanski move up?
Gophers
January 3
Richard Pitino discusses the Gophers resuming Big Ten play

Richard Pitino discusses the Gophers resuming Big Ten play

Gophers coach Richard Pitino talks about Big Ten play resuming Wednesday against Illinois at home.
Vikings
January 3
Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur during practice at Winter Park.

Why Shurmur's coaching interviews can't wait - and why you shouldn't worry

In short, Pat Shurmur can’t wait until after the Vikings are done playing to interview because by that time, there might not be any head coaching jobs to talk about.
Wild
January 3
Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk, who has missed time this season due to injury, made a glove save in the third period during Tuesday's win over Florida.

Scoggins: For a healthy Wild, big picture can finally take shape

Nobody likes to use injuries as an excuse because every team deals with them, but the Wild has been treading water with key players sidelined for extended stints.
Wild
January 3
Mark Pysyk (13) skated away as Matt Cullen (7) celebrated after scoring a goal in the first period. ] CARLOS GONZALEZ ï cgonzalez@startribune.com - J

Wild wins big over Panthers in Parise's season debut

In Parise's season debut Tuesday, it was the team's division of depth that stole the spotlight — helping spark a 5-1 victory over the Florida Panthers that improved the Wild to 10-1-1 in its past 12 games at home.
Gophers
January 3
Richard Pitino said of his team: “Let’s control what we can control. Let’s get better and really, really excited about the next 16 games.”

After some bumps, U tries to right the ship as Big Ten play picks up

Expectations were for the Gophers to look like not only a potential high seed in the NCAA tournament, but a team that could eventually could compete for the Big Ten title. That's not the reality, though, as the conference season gets into full gear with home games Wednesday vs. Illinois and Saturday vs. Indiana.
Sports
January 3

Tuesday's scoreboard

FOOTBALLCOLLEGERESULTS MONDAYCFP semifinalsRose Bowl • Pasadena, Calif.Georgia 54, Oklahoma 48, 2OTSugar Bowl • New OrleansAlabama 24, Clemson 6GAME SATURDAYFCS ChampionshipAt Frisco, Texas• North Dakota State…
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