Minnesota Sports News

P.J. Fleck gets first Big Ten win, Gophers beat Illini 24-17

Oct 21, 2017

The ground game led by Kobe McCrary and Rodney Smith carried P.J. Fleck to his first Big Ten win.

Injured Casey Mittelstadt to miss Saturday's Gophers game at North Dakota

Oct 21, 2017

Freshman Casey Mittelstadt got "dinged up" in Friday's victory, the Gophers announced.

Make Minnesota high school football teams earn spots in playoffs

Oct 21, 2017

The “every team gets a chance’’ philosophy of playoff competition that permeates the MSHSL’s tournament schedule should be dropped for football.

Minnesota United finds its wings in its inaugural MLS season

Oct 21, 2017

Predictably, the first MLS season was not pretty at times, but Minnesota United proved it is in this for the long haul.

Use of Italian ammo at pheasant opener triggers a kerfuffle

Oct 21, 2017

A kerfuffle has arisen over the brand of shotgun shells gifted to the hunters and guides at the governor’s opener. The steel shells were made by Fiocchi, an Italian ammunition manufacturer.

Gophers women's hockey beats Minnesota Duluth 2-1 to complete sweep

Oct 21, 2017

Caitlin Reilly scored the game-winner over UMD with 3:36 to play to give Gophers the 2-1 victory.

Jazz helps provide a blueprint for Timberwolves' rebuilding plan

Oct 21, 2017

Supplementing young talent with veterans is a proven way to win.

Q&A with PGA golfer Tim Herron

Oct 21, 2017

Minnesota golfer Tim Herron has four PGA Tour wins and a top-10 finish at the 1999 U.S. Open on his résumé. Recently, he also became a spokesperson to raise awareness about Dupuytren’s Contracture, a condition from which he suffers that limits the movemen…

Stalock to start at Calgary as Wild looks to get off the ropes

Oct 21, 2017

Goaltender Alex Stalock will get his second start of the season Saturday, backstopping a Wild team that fell to 1-2-2 with Friday's loss at Winnipeg.