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KNOW THIS

To get a full read on whether the Twins are going to hang around .500 (or better) all season, we're going to need half a season. Don't forget that the 2013 Twins were 18-17 at one point, and the 2014 Twins were 23-21. Both those squads lost 90-plus games.

WATCH THIS

If you have a hankering for some men's college hockey nostalgia in May, you might need help. Or maybe you just need to watch a one-hour Big Ten Elite special on the 1979 Gophers NCAA championship team (7 p.m., BTN).

RANDOM FANDOM

"So far, the pitchers the Falvey Crew brought in to shore up the bullpen have been a disappointment at best. Is this an accurate example of their pitcher evaluation?

"1paper" commenting on startribune.com.

TWEETED

"Win No. 3 for Minnesota United — more than 7 other MLS teams. Impressive turnaround by Adrian Heath's group. Respect."

— Grant Wahl, senior writer for Sports Illustrated.

@GrantWahl