Byron Buxton (25) caught fly balls in the outfield during batting practice Monday. It was a good sign for the Twins, who hope he can get past his conc

Healthy Buxton starting to stand apart as Twins' multitalented outfielder

Added power in Buxton's game makes him an MVP-caliber asset.
Kenta Maeda’s emergence as a prospective ace, combined with Jose Berrios’ late-season resurgence, might give the Twins their best one-two postseas
Twins

Souhan: Karma is a pitching rotation for Twins', Astros' playoff fortunes

September 28
Kenta Maeda's ascension has made the Twins rotation a strength instead of a concern.
Rocco Baldelli started spring training with no idea about the obstacles that awaited major league teams.
Twins

Reusse: Twins' Baldelli was just as impressive as he was last year

September 28
He was AL Manager of the Year in 2019, but keeping this club together during a pandemic was even more impressive.
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer pressed his head into his hand as he watched from the sidelines in the second quarter against the Titans on Sunday.
Vikings

Scoggins: If assigning Vikings blame, there's plenty to go around

September 28
Blaming one person or unit for bad start isn't accurate, but Mike Zimmer and Rick Spielman are ultimately in charge.
Shawn Jones, 15, was one of 11 players who showed up for the first football practice of the year at St. Paul Humboldt High School.
High Schools

As prep football starts, St. Paul Humboldt players challenge the odds

September 28
Only 11 players showed up for the first practice at Humboldt, resuming football as a varsity sport for the first time since 2016. And with the district in distance learning because of COVID-19, team information isn't as easily shared and transportation isn't readily available.
Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins was pressured on a Hail Mary pass near the end of the game.
Vikings

Vikings' biggest blown lead at home in nine seasons was group effort

September 28
The end of Sunday's loss to the Titans was “more of a disaster than chaos,” Mike Zimmer says. Plus, two players who stood out, two trends to watch and one big question.
The Lightning's Ondrej Palat hoisted the Stanley Cup after defeating the Dallas Stars 2-0 in Game 6 in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday. The Lightning won
nhl

Bubble hockey champions: Tampa Bay Lightning win Stanley Cup

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The joyful yells from the bench could be heard in the empty arena in the final seconds and the roar from players when Commissioner Gary Bettman called for Steven Stamkos to accept the Stanley Cup echoed even louder.
Wolves

Ball says he'd fit in fine with Timberwolves

19 minutes ago
D'Angelo Russell's presence doesn't dissuade point guard LaMelo Ball from wanting to be the No. 1 pick and play for Minnesota.
Loons

Minnesota United's Boxall is making a French connection

September 28
Loons defender Michael Boxall has been paired on the back line with two Frenchmen.
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