Minnesota Timberwolves center Rudy Gobert (27) and Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) wave to the crowd after defeating the Atlanta

Wolves escape over Hawks 109-106 as Western Conference standings get crowded

Karl-Anthony Towns returned to the court for the Wolves, and with their win and Denver's loss to San Antonio, the Wolves, Nuggets and Thunder are in a three-way tie atop the West.
The Tigers' Jake Rogers, right, is greeted by Mark Canha after scoring during the fifth inning Friday night against the Twins.
Twins

Carlos Correa injured as Twins fall to Tigers

April 12
The veteran shortstop left the 8-2 loss because of a oblique strain and could be IL-bound.
Vikings coach Kevin O’Connell, a former quarterback, said he thinks the college football landscape “needs to be cleaned up a little bit rule-wise,
Vikings

How NIL and the transfer portal are shaking up the Vikings' draft strategy

April 12
This year's NFL draft includes just 58 underclassmen, the result of NIL and transfer rules that empower players to stay in college longer.
Tiger Woods, despite a litany of aches and a fused right ankle at 48 years old, has his sights set on the leaderboards in Augusta.
Golf

Souhan: Tiger Woods works overtime to set Masters record

April 12
The 48-year-old legend made his 24th consecutive cut at Augusta but wants to get on the leaderboard.
Making his NHL debut, Wild left wing Liam Ohgren (28) looks on during a first-period faceoff against the Golden Knights on Friday night in Las Vegas.
Wild

Despite loss in Vegas, 'Dream come true' for Wild's Ohgren

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The rookie from Sweden made his NHL debut Friday night as a disappointing Wild season draws to a close.
No Mille Lacs walleye, small or large, may be harvested this summer before mid-August.
Outdoors

Anderson: Some anglers angry about Mille Lacs walleye rules. They're wrong.

April 12
Any attempt to muscle the DNR or the governor's office to overturn this year's restrictions not only is a bad look for anglers, but it could backfire and shut the lake down this summer even to catch-and-release walleye fishing.
Cam Christie (24) was an impact player for the Gophers as a  freshman this past season.
Gophers

Is Christie gone, too? Gophers freshman guard declares for draft.

April 12
Cam Christie, who earned All-Big Ten freshman honors this past season, announced he'll test NBA waters while maintaining college eligibility.
Loons

Minnesota United analysis: Depth concerns balanced by 'Tani Time' hype

April 9
Four things to know: Referee's impact, Joseph Rosales' suspension, new look under Eric Ramsay and "Tani Time."
Colleges

Denver, Boston College — two teams that have it all — set for Frozen Four title game

April 12
Denver has three wins by the same 2-1 score in the NCAA tournament, while Boston College can open things up with a stable of playmakers.

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