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Timberwolves GM Scott Layden gains power as Ryan Saunders takes over as coach

Timberwolves GM Scott Layden gains power as Ryan Saunders takes over as coach

A team with playoff potential struggled on the court and at the box office, so coach Tom Thibodeau was fired on Sunday.


Hartman: 'Win and in' is Zimmer's focus

Hartman: 'Win and in' is Zimmer's focus

The veteran coach is happier with his team's emphasis on the run, and knows he'll have to limit the damage caused by the Bears defense todayh.


Harrison Smith ready for Sunday's crucial game

Harrison Smith ready for Sunday's crucial game

The veteran safety and his team need a win over Chicago on Sunday to ensure a spot in the NFC wild card game.


Fleck high on Gophers recruiting class

Fleck high on Gophers recruiting class

The Gophers play Georgia Tech in the Quick Lane Bowl on Wednesday.


Hartman: U's Jordahl a scholar and an athlete (and a long snapper)

Hartman: U's Jordahl a scholar and an athlete (and a long snapper)

Payton Jordahl, who has started 50 straight games as the Gophers football long snapper, has never received anything less than an A in his courses for a master's degree.


Hartman: Can Gophers make first bowl game under P.J. Fleck?

Hartman: Can Gophers make first bowl game under P.J. Fleck?

The Gophers game with Northwestern on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium has become a huge contest in what once seemed like a lost season.


Hartman: Vikings' Siemian isn't surprised by alma mater Northwestern's success

Hartman: Vikings' Siemian isn't surprised by alma mater Northwestern's success

Siemian played at Northwestern from 2011 to 2014 when they went 26-24 overall. He's fourth in career passing yards for the Wildcats.


Forget an AD search committee; U should hire Beth Goetz

Looking to another college or university isn't the answer.


Ex-Dolphins boss Tony Sparano to coach Vikings offensive line

Tony Sparano

Sparano coached Miami from 2008-11 and had a 29-31 record, winning the AFC East in his first season.


Just what is Peterson's agent hinting at?

Ben Dogra posted a picture wearing a Bucs hat.


Hartman blog: Garnett has no desire to coach

Superstar's return will be good for Wolves.


Rubio's a better shooter now

The injury to the Wolves guard was a blessing in disguise.


Wilfs very active in Twin Cities

The Vikings owners made a big contribution to a local hospital.


Hartman blog: Kill happy with recruiting class

Gophers did well in recruiting, even though all their incoming players are "three-stars"


Hartman blog: Wolves are on the right road

This young team will only get better.


Sid's blog: Gophers meet Michigan in basketball, hockey

Basketball team has to start winning soon.


Hartman blog: Vikings coaches have big task ahead

Mike Zimmer and his staff will be working hard to improve the team.


Hartman blog: Ponder will be a starting quarterback in the NFL

I still have faith in the man who spent four seasons here.


Dec. 5: Sid Hartman: Interviewing Joe Namath ... in a shower

They say I'll do anything to get an exclusive interview, but this one probably was my all-timer.


Hartman blog: Bears should not fire St. Louis Park's Trestman

The St. Louis Park native should remain coach of Chicago.