Minnesota Sports News

Wild defenseman Matt Dumba says injury happened during fight

Jan 18, 2019

Wild defenseman Matt Dumba was leading NHL defenseman in goals scored when he suffered the injury on December 15 against Calgary.

Miguel Sano in Dominican playoffs, will miss Caravan and TwinsFest

Jan 18, 2019

The slugging third baseman is playing for Estrellas de Oriente in the nine-game series.

Premier double-dip: Hockey's No. 1 vs. No. 2 go at it back-to-back

Jan 18, 2019

The hockey gods have graced us with boys' and girls' games involving the No. 1 and 2-ranked teams in a span of about 15 hours, including an outdoor game up north in puck-chilling cold.

Gophers freshman hockey players in tune, on and off the ice

Jan 18, 2019

Nathan Burke, Blake McLaughlin and Sammy Walker form the all-rookie "BMW Line."

Gophers linebacker Blake Cashman invited to NFL combine

Jan 18, 2019

The former Eden Prairie standout, who completed his senior season in 2018, was the highest-graded linebacker in the Big Ten this season by Pro Football Focus.

Simply put, it's make-or-break time for Gophers coach Richard Pitino

Jan 18, 2019

If Year 6 for Richard Pitino does not include at least an NCAA tournament appearance for the Gophers men's basketball team, he should not be with the team for a Year 7.

With braces on both knees, Vonn struggles and finishes 15th

Jan 18, 2019

With 82 wins and counting, Lindsey Vonn still looks very much like the most successful women's ski racer in history.

Tre Jones proving he's as valuable as his brother once was to Duke

Jan 18, 2019

College basketball insider: What recruiting analysts and Minnesota basketball fans suspected long ago was that Tyus Jones' little brother also could lead Duke to the No. 1 ranking.

2018 Vikings grades: Brian O'Neill a silver lining for the offensive line

Jan 18, 2019

At the core of the Vikings' issues on offense remained a beleaguered offensive line, which lost one starter in training camp, waited until Week 4 to start another and eventually started eight different players. A lone silver lining was the emergence of ro…

Woman who hunts deer at age 101 kills 2 with a single shot

Jan 18, 2019

A 101-year-old hunter in Mississippi is still at it, and even dropped two deer with one shot.