Minnesota Sports News

Rockets pull away in second half of Game 5 to eliminate Wolves

Apr 26, 2018

Wolves’ return to playoffs turns into early exit against talented Rockets

Vikings find success in NFL draft numbers: Stockpiling picks has made them regular draft winners

Apr 25, 2018

More draft choices grows odds they’ll find keepers.

Missed opportunities hurt Twins in latest loss to Yankees

Apr 26, 2018

That’s six straight losses, seven in a row to Yankees.

Predators' Paul Fenton interviews for Wild GM position

Apr 25, 2018

The longtime Nashville executive is a candidate to replace Chuck Fletcher.

Minnesota President Eric Kaler: Expect big college basketball changes before next season

Apr 25, 2018

“We’re moving on this very, very quickly,” said U president Eric Kaler.

Vikings made wise pick in taking Harrison Smith in 2012

Apr 25, 2018

ESPN.com ranked the All-Pro safety as the top first-round choice by the Purple in past 10 years.

Gophers sweep Badgers in softball doubleheader

Apr 25, 2018

Minnesota, with a new coach this season, is 12-1 since March 25.

Welcome back to head coaching, Brad Childress

Apr 25, 2018

Brad Childress has been a football coach in some capacity since 1978, a span of 40 years. But he’s only been a head coach at one stop: From 2006 through most of 2010 with the Vikings. That is slated to change, though. It was announced Wednesday that Child…

How the Vikings roster is built: Past trends could provide hints heading into the NFL draft

Apr 25, 2018

Whether it’s coincidence or preference, Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman seems to have a few NFL draft tendencies.