Minnesota Sports News

Gophers work to master new coordinator's offense -- via remote

Apr 3, 2020

Saturday was supposed to be the Gophers spring football game, a chance for new offensive coordinator Mike Sanford Jr. to show his stuff in front of a TCF Bank Stadium crowd amped after an 11-2 season.

Next Amir Coffey? Gophers recruiting Rice transfer who resembles former 6-8 guard

Apr 3, 2020

Coach Richard Pitino and his staff are recruiting Rice transfer Drew Peterson, who has skills that remind some people of the former Gophers standout.

Kevin Garnett in line for Basketball Hall of Fame 2020 class

Apr 3, 2020

Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett are all expected to be announced as part of the 2020 class of enshrinees by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

Horse racing network seizes a moment nearly all its own

Apr 3, 2020

Minnesotans Matt Carothers and Todd Schrupp are riding along with TVG as it provides a slice of live sports amid a pandemic.

Stuck in Minnesota, Browns coach Kevin Stefanski adjusts to 'strange times'

Apr 3, 2020

Stuck in Minnesota with his family, the Cleveland Browns' first-year coach has been riding out the coronavirus pandemic, which has created challenges as he prepares for the NFL draft and a season that remains in question.

Zach Parise on Wild's playoff push: 'We liked the direction we were going'

Apr 3, 2020

After the worst start in team history, Saturday was to have been the regular season finale for the Wild, a game that might have decided whether it made the playoffs.

Buffalo wanted Stefon Diggs' experience, says he 'brings an edge' to new team

Apr 3, 2020

By acquiring Stefon Diggs in a trade with ther Vikings, the Buffalo Bills opted to add an established player who could immediately step into the lineup

Patrick Reusse's (Target) Field of Dreams, Day 2: Baseball stories for a rainy day

Apr 2, 2020

We've asked Patrick Reusse to bring us baseball each morning during what should have been the Twins' opening homestand. Six games over seven days.

WNBA announces start of season will be postponed because of pandemic

Apr 3, 2020

The Lynx were scheduled to open the WNBA season on May 15. The league's draft is still on as scheduled for later this month.

Minnesota high school spring sports' return in doubt after latest comments from Gov. Tim Walz

Apr 3, 2020

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday gave a strong signal to suggest students would not return to their school buildings before the current academic year ends, which almost certainly would mean no spring sports season.