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With metro curfew in effect, Monday's slate of games off as teams search for answers, share frustration after the fatal shooting of a Black motorist in Brooklyn Center on Sunday.
What to watch for as the 2021 season gets underway today in Milwaukee
The Wild, Twins and Timberwolves will get the first chance to welcome large numbers of fans back in attendance.
The six-time All-Star and eight-year Lynx veteran said on Good Morning America that she'll sit out this season as well.
The Astros swept the Twins in a playoff series after last season.
CHS Field will be used as an alternate site for the Twins in April, meaning the Class AAA season will be 120 games.
After an impressive rookie season, the righthander will be joined by new pair of fellow Dominicans.
The 29-year-old left fielder played the past six seasons for the Twins.
The NHL will review the play for possible suspension after Kings defenseman Matt Roy was injured on the check.
The veteran utility player was with the team the past four seasons.
Here are seven new players who could have an impact in 2021.
The offseason was a busy time for free-agent goalies in a crowded market. Here's a look at who went where.
JT Riddle can play infield and outfield position, and has played mostly at shortstop during a career with the Pirates and Marlins.
The left fielder played six seasons in Minnesota and was non-tendered at the deadline Wednesday.
Twins executive Derek Falvey Falvey and manager Rocco Baldelli understand that the fan base has 'Octoberphobia' when it comes to the Twins and the playoffs.
The Wild hired two assistant coaches and extended the contract of three others Wednesday.
Byron Buxton and Mitch Garver went on the 10-day injured list. But Derek Falvey downplayed the severity of the injuries that are sidelining them.
Henrik Lundqvist of the Rangers and Devils defenseman P.K. Subban are also in the running for the humanitarian award.
The Twins beat the White Sox in two of three games in Chicago over the weekend, with both teams finding it difficult to observe social distancing and avoiding actions such as spitting.
The home opener is Thursday, April 8, against the Seattle Mariners, part of a seven-game homestand that includes four games against the Red Sox.
Twins rotation hopeful Devin Smeltzer said working on his slider was a top priority during the layoff, and away from the competition, he felt a lot of improvement.
With Stefon Diggs traded to Buffalo and the coronavirus pandemic limiting in-person teaching opportunities, the two-time Pro Bowler has been getting online to help teammates, including first-round draft pick Justin Jefferson.
Safety Anthony Harris led the league in interceptions, but there had been some speculation he might be traded.
1 Sid was born March 15, 1920 at 10:15 a.m. in Minneapolis’ Asbury Methodist Hospital. He had three siblings — Bernice, Harold and Saul. 2…
The 33-year-old was an advance scout for the Twins before joining the coaching staff last season.
Cox, one of 11 players on the rosters of all four Vikings' Super Bowl teams, died at age 80. Bud Grant called him the 'ultimate team player' for all of the things he did beyond kicking.
Defenseman Greg Pateryn's imminent return leaves the Wild with a decision to make.
The Twins have set a team record for home runs in a season, and this chart shows who hit each of their "bombas" and where they landed.
Kevin Warren played a key role in the construction of U.S. Bank Stadium and the Vikings' training complex in Eagan. The official announcement is scheduled for 11 a.m. today.
The Hockey Hall of Famer will assist owner Craig Leipold and team president Matt Majka starting Sept. 1.
The Vikings signed two defensive backs, Derron Smith and Duke Thomas, from San Antonio of the recently folded Alliance of American Football on Friday.
The diminutive winger led the team in assists during its first season in Minnesota.
The lefthander is one of five players signed for depth at Class AAA Rochester.
He had surgery to repair a torn right pectoral muscle.
An NBA source said that assistant coach Rick Brunson had been the subject of complaints that he behaved improperly toward women.
The new Twins hitting coach caught Derek Falvey's attention a few years ago.
This season's strong start — he's 10th among NHL defensemen at plus-8 — has secured Christian Folin a spot on the Wild's second defensive pair with Jonas Brodin.
When volatile Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy quit on Aug. 11, the team went through a quick courtship and pilfered 44-year-old Jared Bednar from the AHL.
Special teams coach Mike Priefer thought it might have been Locke's best game in four seasons.
Don Lucia has not signed a contract extension as Gophers men's hockey coach, but indicated he met with new athletic director Mark Coyle and hopes something can be worked out soon.
Zimmer's voice quavered as he spoke following the injury, saying: "He's a great kid. Let's let him get healthy and get taken care of. … I love this kid. Our fans love this kid."
Mikko Koivu is expected to captain the Finnish team for World Cup of Hockey 2016. The tournament runs Sept. 17 to Oct. 1 in Toronto.
The Wild captain has seven points in the past two games for a team that has gone from a dominant defensive stretch to an offense factory.
Antone Exum's first NFL start was challenging. The Vikings were facing Atlanta's Julio Jones, the league's leading receiver, on Sunday as Exum stepped in for injured safety Harrison Smith.
Wild coach coach Mike Yeo looked ahead to a four-game homestand Friday with positive news about Jason Zucker and Zach Parise.
Cordarrelle Patterson played 16 offensive snaps in the first three Vikings games, and has one reception for 1 yard. That could change Sunday in Denver.
Blair Walsh will get a little tough love from Vikings coach Mike Zimmer after Walsh's unsteady preseason spilled into the regular season.
Babatunde Aiyegbusi is the very definition of an NFL project.
The Vikings' 20-12 preseason victory over the Raiders at TCF Bank Stadium was interrupted for slightly more than an hour Saturday night because of visible lightning nearby.
Reserve offensive tackle Carter Bykowski, an Eden Prairie native, is out for the season after surgery for a torn pectoral muscle, the team's fifth such injury in 11 months.
Appeals could delay payment as many are dissatisfied.
The Vikings signed two free agents Tuesday, adding former Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews and ex-Bengals safety Taylor Mays.
J.P. Parise, a star player for the old North Stars, and a longtime coach and administrator in Minnesota, had a yearlong battle with lung cancer.
Bridgewater has completed 70 percent of his passes for the past four games. His record as a starter is 5-6 heading into Sunday's season finale against Chicago.
Running back says NFL not honoring the rules in place at the time of his placement on commissioner's exempt list.
Reggie Fowler, who attempted to buy the Vikings in 2005 before settling in as a limited partner, no longer has a stake in the team.
Amid the hubbub of Teddy Bridgewater taking over as the Vikings quarterback was a definite din regarding the Vikings’ injury situation. Tight end
Hours after it was reported Jerome Simpson had been cited this summer for marijuana possession, the Vikings released him without comment Thursday.
A youth movement this season has paid off in the Gophers’ 21st trip to the NCAA Frozen Four. Eight freshmen played regularly, and seven were…
The contract that Matt Cassel opted out of was a two-year deal he signed in 2013 that was worth $3.7 million per season. His new contract is worth $10 million over two years, according to cbssports.com.
The veteran quarterback has until Friday to opt out of the second year of his two-year contract.
In 2009, Mike Zimmer's life changed in an instant.His wife, Vikki Zimmer, died unexpectedly of natural causes at age 50 on Oct. 8,…
Last season's NFL MVP played despite a right hamstring injury, and said after the game the offense is "out of whack."
The Giants might be looking at Monday's game as a chance to improve their tepid sack totals against a Vikings team starting its third quarterback in four games.
The former Packer tore his right ACL in the loss to Carolina.
The parents will root for sons Ryan (Panthers) and Matt (Vikings) while daughter Danielle sings the anthem.
The veteran knows to expect the unexpected in the NFL.
Meghan Peyton of Richfield easily won the U.S. national 20K last month. Now her sights are on the Twin Cities Marathon on Sunday.
After two losses, holdovers from the 2008 Super Bowl team insisted younger players get more serious.
The 27-year-old reserve guard hit his head on a Titans player's knee while blocking, and had his neck snap back.
Vikings Pro Bowl fullback Jerome Felton likely will miss the rest of the preseason after undergoing an emergency appendectomy on Wednesday afternoon.
Mauti, a seventh-round draft pick out of Penn State, had surgery to repair a torn left anterior cruciate ligament during the 2011 season and again for the same injury following his 2012 season
James Vandenberg will try to show the form he flashed in his standout junior season with the Hawkeyes.
For 59 minutes, the Coyotes had the better play. Then Ryan Suter tied the game in the final minute of the third period and Mikko Koivu settled it in OT.
The last month of a condensed schedule promises to be frantic.