Minnesota Sports News

Ricky Rubio makes his return to Target Center for the Wolves' home opener

Oct 19, 2017

On Friday night, Rubio brings the Jazz to a freshly remodeled Target Center he might not quite recognize in a reunion with a Wolves team playing its home opener.

Gophers men's hockey returns to Grand Forks after long absence

Oct 19, 2017

The Gophers will play at the Ralph for the first time since Jan. 13-14, 2012.

As Big Ten basketball season nears, cheating remains a hot topic

Oct 19, 2017

College basketball scandal raises recruiting questions.

Penn State's three-week test has conference, playoff implications

Oct 19, 2017

Up next for the unbeaten Nittany Lions: Michigan, Ohio State and Michigan State.

Jim Petersen, ever the optimist, likes Wolves

Oct 19, 2017

He is “Jim Pete” to all Minnesota basketball fans, and for the past decade, he’s been our equivalent to Harry Caray with the Cubs or Bob Uecker with the Brewers through all the losing seasons in Chicago and Milwaukee.

Vikings haven't let injuries stop them

Oct 19, 2017

Replacements at several key positions have played well, displaying improved roster depth.

Lynx starters to mostly rest this offseason

Oct 19, 2017

When the Lynx get back together for training camp next spring — and yet another attempt at back-to-back titles — most of their most important players should be rested.

Wild's Marcus Foligno ready to play, will wear protective cage

Oct 19, 2017

Foligno returned to practice for the first time since leaving the Oct. 12 game at Chicago, where a fight with John Hayden gave the winger a facial fracture that required minor surgery.

Club teams become the price of admission to youth sports

Oct 19, 2017

Once, they were for elite youth athletes. Now, kids join just to make the team.