Minnesota Sports News

Lindsay Whalen retires from Lynx: Storied career comes to a close for Minnesota's homegrown talent

Aug 13, 2018

Retirement gathering is rich in Whalen’s Minnesota successes

Vikings' ground game shows it could be a force again

Aug 13, 2018

Fill-in blockers helped Latavius Murray gash the Broncos for two giant gains in Saturday's preseason opener.

Zimmer appreciates all that went into Cousins' 1-yard TD

Aug 13, 2018

Kirk Cousins’ first touchdown pass in live game action as a Viking  couldn’t have been any shorter. One yard. But that doesn’t mean it didn’t impress his head coach as much as a dead-on deep ball down the sideline. Asked today what impressed him most abou…

Ex-Yankee Tyler Austin hopes to add power to Twins lineup

Aug 13, 2018

The Twins know there’s plenty of power in the outfielder's 6-2, 220-pound frame — and they hope to get more of it out of him.

Expectations, emotions are high as Lynx's Lindsay Whalen transitions to new role with Gophers

Aug 13, 2018

Excitement was in the air about Whalen soon focusing her full attention on being the Gophers women’s basketball coach.

Vikings sign guard Kaleb Johnson, place Nick Easton on injured reserve

Aug 13, 2018

The Vikings signed a guard to take the roster spot left open by placing left guard Nick Easton on injured reserve. Kaleb Johnson, a 2015 undrafted product out of Rutgers, joins the Vikings toward the end of training camp. The 25-year-old former college ta…