Minnesota Sports News

New Wild GM Bill Guerin: 'There's everything here to win'

Aug 22, 2019

Following Thursday's introductory news conference at Xcel Energy Center, Wild coaches, players and executives lauded Bill Guerin, 48, for his broad range of experience and reputation as a unifying force.

Vikings' offense trying to speed up, tire foes

Aug 22, 2019

The Vikings are using the preseason to slowly unveil a faster way to play offense, and coach Mike Zimmer says a faster tempo will benefit everybody

Rod Carew, Tony Gwynn ... Luis Arraez? Twins rookie embraces the challenge

Aug 22, 2019

Only 22, Luis Arraez evokes the hitting prowess of Hall of Famers. His instant success as a big-league hitter has been a revelation in a season of surprise developments for the Twins.

Finally back at home, Lynx snap three-game losing streak with 86-70 win over Dallas

Aug 22, 2019

Rookie Napheesa Collier scored 19 points and added five rebounds and four steals as the Lynx opened a long homestand with a victory over Dallas.

Late goal sinks Minnesota United in loss at Sporting Kansas City

Aug 22, 2019

Erik Hurtado finally broke a scoreless tie in the 85th minute, dribbling around Minnesota goalkeeper Vito Mannone to put the ball into a wide-open net.

Timberwolves President Gersson Rosas makes the rounds at Minnesota State Fair

Aug 22, 2019

The inconsistent play of Andrew Wiggins was a popular topic for Gersson Rosas to address Thursday at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.

P.J. Fleck believes in Gophers, as national media ignores them

Aug 22, 2019

Gophers football coach P.J. Fleck said this year is night and day from last year in terms of the experience of his players and the only experts he cares about are the ones inside his locker room.

Three high school football games set for TCO Performance Center

Aug 22, 2019

For the second year in a row, regular-season high school games will take place at the home of the Vikings. Eden Prairie will play Shakopee, Chaska will play Apple Valley and Rochester Mayo will meet Mankato West.

Packers-Raiders game being played on 80-yard field

Aug 22, 2019

The Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers are playing their exhibition game in Canada on a shortened field out of concern for the safety of the players.

Why Bill Guerin, new Wild GM, has the easiest job in sports

Aug 22, 2019

In one year on the job, former general manager Paul Fenton drove down the prices of two stocks: His own and and the Wild's. As a result, Bill Guerin will be treated like royalty.