Twins lose fourth straight as Jose Berrios struggles, offense fails

Aug 9, 2020

The Twins see the Royals seven more times in the next 14 days, and they had better hope they solve an out-of-nowhere bullpen during that stretch.

Report: Big Ten presidents meeting Sunday on canceling football, other fall sports

Aug 9, 2020

Yahoo Sports reported that a session on Saturday showed "there was a strong majority – but not unanimous – in support of canceling the season." Another call was reportedly taking place tonight.

Vikings rookie cornerbacks will be thrown into fire without preseason games

Aug 9, 2020

Unfortunately for the Vikings, coach Mike Zimmer's batch of young cornerbacks won't see game action until they face Aaron Rodgers and the Packers in the regular season opener.

Minnesota Wild's Mikko Koivu wonders: Was sudden ending the end?

Aug 9, 2020

Mikko Koivu lingered on the ice following his team's Game 4 overtime loss to Vancouver. Whether the Wild's loss marked the end of his long NHL career is yet to be determined.

Sparks end Lynx's winning streak; Augustus scores 13, Fowles sits

Aug 9, 2020

The Lynx were able to beat winless New York last week even with center Sylvia Fowles on the bench with a sore calf. Sunday, against an athletic, talented L.A. Sparks team, it was a different story.

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

Aug 9, 2020

The shot will be remembered as one of the best under pressure that hardly anyone witnessed. It made Collin Morikawa a major champion Sunday in a thrill-a-minute PGA Championship that not many will forget.

Vikings' 2020 training camp preview: Linebackers

Aug 9, 2020

The Vikings are getting closer to playing football. Training camp ramps up next week with the start of full practices, which can begin Wednesday. Until then, we'll preview the key points at each position every day. Practices in full pads start Aug. 17. Li…

Twins' larger roster means larger pitching staff for foreseeable future

Aug 9, 2020

Manager Rocco Baldelli said he'd like to have more position players on the pandemic-expanded 28-man roster. But pitching issues will keep that from happening.

New boxing champ Jamal James from Minneapolis fights for title and for justice

Aug 9, 2020

As he returns to Minneapolis from Los Angeles with an interim World Boxing Association welterweight title, Jamal James is seeking "change as a society and a nation as a whole."