Minnesota Sports News

Max Kepler, a big draw in Germany, is spreading the word about baseball

Feb 19, 2020

The Twins outfielder took part in youth clinics in his home country during the offseason.

Mitch Garver ready to be Twins' full-time catcher

Feb 19, 2020

Coming off a 31-homer season, the position is his to lose as Alex Avila replaces Jason Castro as the backup.

Pregame: Can the Gophers stop the season trend of poor finishes in close games?

Feb 19, 2020

Most of the Gophers men's basketball team's losses this season have been in close games, including Sunday's collapse against Iowa. Will that trend come to an end Wednesday against Indiana?

Wild back in action vs. Canucks with dads, mentors on trip

Feb 19, 2020

This is the Wild's first game since the team was blanked 2-0 by the Sharks on Saturday in Dean Evason's coaching debut. Devan Dubnyk is in goal.

Warroad, Cloquet-Esko-Carlton are winners in opening Class 1A girls' hockey quarterfinals

Feb 19, 2020

No. 2-seeded Warroad broke open the game with three goals during a seven-minute span of the second period and No. 3 CEC took a 2-0 lead in the first period and held on.

It's ESPN official: Edina declared 'center of American hockey universe'

Feb 19, 2020

This nearly life-size mural is on the wall at the city's Braemar Arena.Using a little bit of data and a lot of anecdotal evidence, ESPN's Greg Wyshynski set out to find the center of the American hockey universe. If his methods had yielded different resul…

After darkness of suspension, Loons' Brent Kallman gets healthy and it shows

Feb 19, 2020

The Woodbury native has impressed in training with Minnesota United teammates after recovering from hip surgery he had last fall while sitting out games for taking a banned substance.

Out-of-play tendon serves as blessing for Nelson Cruz

Feb 19, 2020

The Twins slugger emerged mostly unscathed when struck on the wrist by a pitch Wednesday -- the same wrist he injured last June.

Live at 6 p.m.: Watch the Minnesota girls' hockey state tournament here

Feb 19, 2020

The quarterfinals of the Minnesota girls' hockey tournament aren't on TV. But you can click here for a link to the live video and more on today's Class 1A games.

Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns still sidelined by wrist injury

Feb 19, 2020

He'll miss multiple games, coach Ryan Saunders indicated, with no set timetable yet for his return.