Minnesota Sports News

If you're wondering how the Gophers are responding to Destiny Pitts' deciding to transfer...

Jan 17, 2020

They didn't discuss it with reporters after Thursday's loss to Iowa, but Gophers basketball players took to Twitter to show love for Destiny Pitts.

Lindsay Whalen learning the difficulties of trying to build her own culture

Jan 17, 2020

The departure of star Destiny Pitts shows that just because Lindsay Whalen the basketball player is a beloved icon in Minnesota doesn't mean Lindsay Whalen the coach will be immune to tough times.

Adrian Heath signs extension to coach Loons possibly through 2022

Jan 17, 2020

After the team's successful MLS season in 2019, the Loons have restructured team management to give coach Adrian Heath a bigger role in player personnel decisions.

Suspended Gophers guard Destiny Pitts plans to transfer

Jan 17, 2020

Destiny Pitts, the Gophers' leading scorer, said the suspension that has led to her decision to transfer was for "body language" during a recent game against Northwestern.

The end of Jeff Teague and the Wolves: Never the right fit

Jan 17, 2020

Jimmy Butler was traded to the Timberwolves on draft night in 2017, which seems like forever ago but really was just 2 1/2 years in the past. The next day, Jeff Teague said back then, he told his agent he wanted to sign with the Timberwolves to team up wi…

Weekend storm disrupting high school sports schedules

Jan 17, 2020

The snowstorm that hit Minnesota on Friday is having a major impact on high school sporting events scheduled for the weekend.

Surprise, surprise: Freddie Gillespie's leap from low-level hoops to Final Four dreams

Jan 17, 2020

Freddie Gillespie's belief in himself took him from being a reserve at East Ridge, to Division III Carleton College to starting for No. 2 -ranked Baylor.

Gophers finalize 2024 and 2025 football schedules

Jan 17, 2020

The Gophers added nonconference games against Rhode Island, Nevada and Buffalo.

New-look Wild cools off Lightning, hangs on to beat Tampa Bay 3-2

Jan 17, 2020

The Wild on Thursday rolled out a mostly new look to tackle Tampa Bay, which had won 11 of its previous 12 games.

Benilde-St. Margaret's hockey coach Ken Pauly achieves 500th career victory

Jan 17, 2020

"What's been touching to me is how proud everyone is to be a part of it," said Pauly, who in his 30th season became the 15th coach to reach the mark.