Minnesota Sports News

Wild's meltdown continues with 4-0 loss to St. Louis

Feb 18, 2019

The 4-0 loss was a ghastly flop in a Central Division battle that felt like the team's most significant test of the season. The Wild has played nine games in February, winning only one. "It's getting pretty ugly," winger Zach Parise said.

Slightly smaller Miguel Sano aiming for big gains with Twins this year

Feb 18, 2019

After taking a look at the lighter and hopefully nimbler Sano, new manager Rocco Baldelli reaffirmed his commitment to Sano as his third baseman.

This is a Wild team in freefall without a parachute

Feb 18, 2019

On Sunday, the Wild didn't look like it was missing a player or two, a goal-scorer or two. It looked like it lacked competitiveness. That's the worst thing you can say about a hockey team.

Twins' day at camp: Nelson Cruz shows up ready to work right away

Feb 18, 2019

Nelson Cruz entered the Twins clubhouse around 8:05 a.m. Sunday. In less than a minute, he was in workout gear.

Gophers women's basketball team wins sixth game in a row

Feb 18, 2019

Kenisha Bell hobbled off the court two minutes into the game after turning her ankle. But her return set off the Gophers to their highest scoring output of the season.

Twins third baseman Miguel Sano looks like 'same old Miguel,' and this time that's in a good way

Feb 17, 2019

Miguel Sano arrived at spring training Sunday on Twins' reporting day for position players and ... well, he looked terrific.

NBA All-Star Game: Team LeBron rallies to beat Team Giannis 178-164

Feb 18, 2019

Team LeBron, down by 20 in the second half, finally got firing and went on to beat Team Giannis 178-164 in the All-Star Game on Sunday night. MVP Kevin Durant scored 31 points for Team LeBron.

Girls' hockey state tournament hits the quarter-century mark in Minnesota

Feb 18, 2019

The girls' state hockey tournament moves into the X this week while boys' section play gets going, with metro fans keeping a sharp eye on Sections 2AA and 6AA.

New Loons goalkeeper Vito Mannone absent for travel issues

Feb 18, 2019

Immigration paperwork in England might keep him out of Saturday's final preseason game against Orlando City.

The gang is all here as the Twins begin full squad workouts

Feb 18, 2019

If you were here you would see five new Twins coaches in action. You would see a team without Joe Mauer or Brian Dozier. You would see a slimmer Miguel Sano and Byron Buxton's new hairstyle.