Minnesota Sports News

While Mahomes and Rodgers rallied, Kirk Cousins misses a chance for a clutch Vikings moment

Nov 23, 2020

Photo credit: Anthony Soufflé, Star Tribune Welcome to our morning-after Vikings blog, where we'll revisit every game by looking at two players who stood out, two concerns for the team, two trends to watch and one big question. Here we go: There are few t…

Vikings can hang loss on Chris Jones' non-attempt at tackle on Dallas touchdown run

Nov 23, 2020

If the Vikings miss the playoffs by one game, a defining moment will be reserve cornerback Chris Jones playing matador on a long touchdown run in the fourth quarter.

Vikings' winning streak ends when Dallas scores late for 31-28 victory

Nov 23, 2020

One-point losses to Tennessee in September and Seattle in October sent the Vikings to 1-5; their three-point loss to Dallas in November has their playoff chances on the brink.

Ed Davis might be the Wolves' most important new player next season

Nov 23, 2020

A flurry of moves over the last five days has served to further reshape the Timberwolves' roster. President Gersson Rosas and his staff drafted three players in the first round Wednesday — most notably Anthony Edwards with the No. 1 overall pick — added R…

Wolves sign Juancho Hernangomez to three-year, $21 million deal

Nov 23, 2020

Juancho Hernangomez figures to compete for minutes at power forward, a position the Wolves don't have in great supply on their current roster.

Vikings' Kris Boyd has a day to forget with back-to-back penalties, dropped interception

Nov 22, 2020

Kris Boyd made a huge mistake to draw a penalty on a fake punt in the second quarter that would have extended a Vikings drive.

Minnesota United shuts down Colorado 3-0 for first win in MLS playoffs

Nov 23, 2020

Recently named runner-up for MLS Comeback Player of the Year, veteran midfielder Kevin Molino scored twice and Robin Lod once.

Angry Dabo Sweeney says Florida State used virus as excuse to cancel Clemson game

Nov 23, 2020

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said his team met the medical standard to play against Florida State and believes the Seminoles called off the game Saturday because of reasons other than COVID-19.

Gophers men's hockey continues its opening blur of a season on Monday

Nov 23, 2020

In this compressed season, the Gophers return to action Monday and Tuesday for a series against Ohio State at Mariucci Arena, giving them four games in a six-day span.

Minnesota State Mankato-Bemidji State game postponed because of positive COVID-19 test

Nov 23, 2020

A positive coronavirus test result within the Mavericks program prompted Monday afternoon's game in Bemidji to be called off. There were no positive tests before Sunday's series opener.