Mike Yeo, the former Wild coach, wasn't the only coach to experience some payback.
With mock drafts making final edits just days before the draft, here is round-up of how the Vikings might pick.
Hunter made his debut as a Twins analyst Friday joining Fox Sports North play-by-play voice Dick Bremer in the booth for the weekend series against Detroit.
Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game 3 against the Spurs -- and they won! So we wondered: What Minnesota sports quotes or slogans might have deserved such iron-on immortality?
Here's the big Gophers-Vikings weekend to circle on the calendar: Between the morning of Sept. 30 and the afternoon of Oct. 1, we'll learn all we need to know about their 2017 seasons.
Sunny skies and 61 degrees are forecasted for Friday's first pitch. Saturday's forecast is even better with sunny skies and 67 degrees.
A quick survey of fans revealed there is slightly more optimism than doubt that the Wild will win Saturday and possibly rally to win its series with St. Louis.
The release of the 2017 NFL schedule Thursday night stirred up the Vikings fans still mourning last season's meltdown.
The U.S. men's national Under-18 team topped Switzerland 4-2 Thursday afternoon on NHL Network in the quarterfinals of the 2017 IIHF U-18 World Championships in Slovakia.
The need for depth in the starting rotation might hint the Twins will use its No. 1 pick in the June draft to acquire a pitcher.
The victory restored hope to a fan base that expected big things from the Wild entering the postseason.
Angus Flanagan of England is eligible to tee up for the Gophers in the fall and expected to quickly position himself as one of the top golfers in the Big Ten.
A week ago, the Blackhawks you could get 4-to-1 odds to win the Stanley Cup. Now, just like the Wild, they are one game from elimination.
Eden Prairie's Casey Mittelstadt was selected the All-USA top player, while Minnesota standouts earned nine honors including Coach of the Year.
Grant Potulny spent eight seasons on the Gophers bench as an assistant coach and led the program's charge on the recruiting trail. Tuesday he was introduced as the new Northern Michigan head coach.
The first-week scoring sensation of the Stanley Cup has been former Hill-Murray star Jake Guentzel, whose winning goal Sunday night for Pittsburgh capped a Game 3 hat trick.
Wednesday night's overtime loss should be considered a small setback in the Wild's postseason journey, according to the 'The Department of Hockey Analytics' at Sports Illustrated.
The Twins Triple-A affiliate at Rochester is off to a 4-2 start and has been results of efforts from some familiar names fans could see at Target Field later this season.
Blues coach Mike Yeo told the St. Louis media he was having trouble describing goalie Jake Allen's efforts even though Yeo knew it was going to be the first question he received after the game.
Hockey analysts expect the Wild to be challenged by the St. Louis Blues and former coach Mike Yeo in first round.