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Vikings
March 23
With talent out the door, 2020 will test Vikings' coaching and systems

With talent out the door, 2020 will test Vikings' coaching and systems

The Vikings are remaking themselves on the fly and showing a willingness to make painful salary-cap based decisions. What does that make in terms of coaching and the team's 'system?'
Sports
March 20
Virtual happy hour topics: Brady, Vikings moves, no spelling bee

Virtual happy hour topics: Brady, Vikings moves, no spelling bee

It only took a couple of days — and the combination of working from home and social distancing — for the concept of a “virtual happy hour” to gain huge traction.
Gophers
March 19
Total madness: Simulation says Badgers would have won NCAA tourney

Total madness: Simulation says Badgers would have won NCAA tourney

The worst-case scenario is the one that is playing out right now. No tournament. This one is quite likely the second worst for Minnesota fans.
Wolves
March 18
Need something to watch? Here's a thrilling Wolves playoff game

Need something to watch? Here's a thrilling Wolves playoff game

No spoilers here: Suffice to say it was one of the most intense sporting events in Timberwolves history. Kevin Garnett is an absolute beast.
Coronavirus
March 18
Music, video games, boredom: Athletes, coaches cope with shutdown

Music, video games, boredom: Athletes, coaches cope with shutdown

A week ago, every player in every major U.S. league was preparing to play games. That's no longer the case and, like the rest of us, they're looking for other ways to pass the time.
Vikings
March 17
Diggs trade is a reminder that things are often exactly as they seem

Diggs trade is a reminder that things are often exactly as they seem

The Vikings managed to finesse a productive final 12 games from Stefon Diggs. But then the player's veiled quotes became veiled tweets.
Vikings
March 16
Coronavirus won't stop Vikings' Diggs from making cryptic tweets

Coronavirus won't stop Vikings' Diggs from making cryptic tweets

Different people are responding to the coronavirus pandemic in different ways, and Diggs seems to have settled on this: He’s going to tweet through it.
Gophers
March 16
No live sports on TV? Watch Gophers-Clemson in 1997 NCAAs

No live sports on TV? Watch Gophers-Clemson in 1997 NCAAs

With live sports crashing to a halt, Michael Rand will offer up a daily suggestion to watch from the past to fill the void: First on his list is a sweeter time for Gophers basketball.
Vikings
March 16
A Cousins extension -- and the strangeness of regular NFL news

A Cousins extension -- and the strangeness of regular NFL news

On Friday, as the rest of the sports world was focused on cancellations, event postponements and entire major sports seasons put on hold, the NFL … continued to churn out news as usual.
Sports
March 12
Coronavirus and sports: The day things went from abstract to real

Coronavirus and sports: The day things went from abstract to real

For many of us over the last month or two, the term “coronavirus” has been humming along somewhere between the fronts and backs of our brains.
Wild
March 11
What a difference: Wild changing narrative on its present — and future

What a difference: Wild changing narrative on its present — and future

Now, it’s not hard to imagine the Wild being competitive for at least one round of the playoffs. And it’s much easier to picture future success than it was just a month ago.
Vikings
March 10
Is Dalvin Cook special enough to warrant a long contract extension?

Is Dalvin Cook special enough to warrant a long contract extension?

As recently as 10 years ago, this would be a slam dunk decision. Running backs were workhorses and the focal points of offenses. These days it's not so simple.
Lynx
March 9
A judge on Monday overturned the 1997 burglary and assault convictions of a Missouri man, Jonathon Irons, whose case has been championed by Lynx star

Judge overturns convictions of man Maya Moore has been working to free

It’s unclear what impact Monday’s ruling might have on Moore’s playing status in the future, though clearly that’s not the most important part of Monday’s ruling.
Gophers
March 9
Dismal Mariucci crowds the sad new playoff normal for Gophers

Dismal Mariucci crowds the sad new playoff normal for Gophers

Fans have not bought into Big Ten hockey the way they supported the old rivalries of the WCHA, but that only tells a little of the weekend story.
Sports
March 6
A QB in the draft for the Packers? Aaron Rodgers says bring it on

A QB in the draft for the Packers? Aaron Rodgers says bring it on

During a radio interview, Aaron Rodgers was asked twice about the Packers bringing in a young quarterback. The second time he said how he really felt.
Lynx
March 6
Augustus tells 'frustration' and 'disappointment' over not reaching Lynx deal

Augustus tells 'frustration' and 'disappointment' over not reaching Lynx deal

Seimone Augustus's words were a stark contrast to what was said two weeks ago when it was announced she was leaving the Lynx for the Los Angeles Sparks.
Twins
March 5
YouTube TV will keep FSN at least through 2020 Twins season

YouTube TV will keep FSN at least through 2020 Twins season

The on-again, off-again saga regarding the fates of 21 regional sports networks on YouTube TV has ended — at least for now — in the favor of local subscribers.
Wolves
March 5
Wolves' Johnson thought it was a radio interview, went shirtless on FSN

Wolves' Johnson thought it was a radio interview, went shirtless on FSN

For a guy known to focus so much on clothes, Johnson was conspicuously without a shirt during a postgame interview Wednesday with Marney Gellner.
Wolves
March 5
Malik Beasley

Is Malik Beasley the real-deal shooting guard the Wolves need?

Timberwolves history is not bogged down by an overabundance of great shooting guards, which makes the arrival of Beasley all the more interesting.
Twins
March 4
Yankees pitcher teases Red Sox about cheating, reminds us to spread blame

Yankees pitcher teases Red Sox about cheating, reminds us to spread blame

Let this words of Zach Britton be a reminder to spread the blame around more evenly, particularly once the report on the Red Sox cheating comes out.
Sports
March 4
How long had it been since Wild and Wolves won on the same day?

How long had it been since Wild and Wolves won on the same day?

Nothing like a night when both the basketball and hockey teams win to remind you of a statistic that's a reminder of the struggles we've seen.
Wild
March 3
Minnesota sports littered with reviled figures who got one big thing right

Minnesota sports littered with reviled figures who got one big thing right

Kevin Fiala’s ascent as one of the Wild’s best and most promising players has turned into a victory lap in absentia for former general manager Paul Fenton. Others have gotten at least one thing right as well.
Twins
March 3
Good news: You can hear Twins games on FM radio this year

Good news: You can hear Twins games on FM radio this year

All games will now be broadcast on 830-AM and simulcast on 102.9-FM The Wolf as part of a four-year agreement
Gophers
March 2
Challenge for P.J. Fleck's Gophers: Do it again (and even better)

Challenge for P.J. Fleck's Gophers: Do it again (and even better)

The 2019 Gophers football season seemed nearly impossible to many long-suffering fans. And now it gets harder.
Sports
March 2
'Temporary extension' keeps FSN on YouTube TV for now

'Temporary extension' keeps FSN on YouTube TV for now

You can still watch Fox Sports North (and other regional channels in other markets) for now on the streaming service.
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