KNOW THIS

The Vikings are getting some national buzz — the latest coming from ESPN’s John Clayton — as a team that has the potential to surprise next season. June isn’t usually the time a team wants accolades, but now is better than never.

 

WATCH THIS

The U.S. has made it to the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup without playing its best match. Either the Americans are saving it for Germany (6 p.m., Ch. 9) or they’re just not that good right now. We’ll find out.

 

RANDOM FANDOM

“I remember when Bo Ryan was hired. Lots of fans wanted Rick Majerus and were disappointed when he didn’t want to leave Utah. Bo was not as flashy a name. … All he did was win. He will be revered as a legend in Madison.”

brocklander on startribune.com.

Weigh in on what you’re thinking about to mrand@startribune.com

 

TWEETED

“That crybaby can’t quit soon enough. Hopefully we can get some real talent for once.”

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