8:24 AM EST, Sat November 17, 2018
7 hours ago

Kevin Garnett takes in the scene at Target Center

Kevin Garnett attended a Timberwolves game for the first time this season, wearing one of the team's Prince-inspired City Edition jerseys during a victory over Portland.
10 hours ago

Wolves reverse course, beat Portland 112-96

Twelve days after losing by 30 in Portland, the Wolves on Friday started quick and never let up for a third consecutive win on this five-game homestand.
14 hours ago

Twins complete coaching staff with Tony Diaz, Tommy Watkins

Tony Diaz was first base coach for the Rockies, and Tommy Watkins managed for the Twins in the minor leagues.
15 hours ago

Access Vikings: Playing in Chicago has proven troublesome

Reporters Ben Goessling and Andrew Krammer are split on who will win in week eleven as Chicago will be a big challenge for Minnesota and they've had little success at Soldier Field in the past.
16 hours ago

Vikings know NFL offenses have been flummoxing defenses

Bears will present a challenge on Sunday using voluminous playbook and mobile quarterback.
16 hours ago

Vikings could have offensive line intact against Bears

Tom Compton and Mike Remmers are possibilities to return to the unit for Sunday night’s game.
17 hours ago

President Trump honors Minnesota's Alan Page with Medal of Freedom

The retired state Supreme Court justice, Vikings legend and tireless philanthropist was among seven honored in a White House ceremony with the nation’s most prestigious civilian honor.
20 hours ago

Packers fans are angry at coach Mike McCarthy (again) after loss

Welcome to the Friday edition of The Cooler, where sometimes a season gets pushed closer to the brink. Let’s get to it: *The Vikings have had their share of ups and downs in a sometimes frustrating 5-3-1 start (hello, 27-6 loss to Buffalo!). But I think it’s fair to say frustration runs even deeper one state to the east, where the rival Packers entered Thursday 4-4-1 and in need of a victory over Seattle on multiple levels. They needed it to remain in solid playoff position. They needed it because they’ve struggled on the road this year and in Seattle with QB Aaron Rodgers. And they...
21 hours ago

Vikings vs. Bears: Live blog, rosters, game info, depth charts, TV-radio and more

Play-by-play, depth charts, a Live Blog and more are a click away to help you follow Sunday's NFC North game between the Vikings and Chicago.
Nov 16, 2018

Chad Beebe has gone from scout-team star to sneaky weapon for Vikings

As much as he learned from his father Don about the nuances of playing wide receiver in the NFL, Chad Beebe knew at an early enough age he hadn’t inherited his dad’s most notable attribute. “I mean, he ran a 4.2 [40], so that helps, too,” Chad Beebe said. The younger Beebe isn’t as fleet of foot as his father, who famously chased down Leon Lett in Super Bowl XXVII to strip the defensive tackle of the ball as he was celebrating a would-be touchdown, But Beebe picked up plenty of the nuances of the wide receiver position from his dad, who went to six Super Bowls with the Bills and...
Nov 16, 2018

Wild capitalizes on road-weary Canucks

Coach Bruce Boudreau recaps the 6-2 win over the Canucks.
Nov 16, 2018

Niederreiter-Koivu-Coyle shine in Wild’s rout of Canucks

Sarah McLellan recaps the 6-2 win over the Canucks in her Wild wrap-up.
Nov 16, 2018

Wild continues to avoid losing streaks, rebounds vs. Canucks

The Wild has yet to lose two straight games in regulation this season.
Nov 15, 2018

Vikings rookie tackle Brian O'Neill can talk and block at the same time

Vikings rookie tackle Brian O’Neill is willing to mix it up, physically and verbally.
Nov 15, 2018

Wild bounces back with balanced 6-2 victory over Vancouver

Six different goal scorers and Mikko Koivu’s three-point night highlighted Thursday night’s home victory for the Wild.