Reusse: Gophers' 'multis' part of high-achieving track cult

Patrick Reusse

Gophers track program boasts two of Big Ten’s rarest breed.

Swarm lacrosse will leave Twin Cities market

The National Lacrosse League team will leave Xcel Energy Center and the Twin Cities. A new home for the Swarm has yet to be decided.

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Confident Twins ready to take on White Sox

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Phil Hughes will attempt to win his fourth straight start as the Twins open a three-game series in the Windy City

Tyler Johnson: The one that got away from the Wild

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The Tampa Bay Lightning star and NHL's leader in goals this postseason was once a possibility to sign with the Wild.

NHL playoffs star Johnson was first noticed by Wild

Tampa Bay’s playoff star, ignored in three drafts, got plenty of looks from the Wild.


Tough United soccer defender Davis always in the game + Video

Justin Davis has developed into one of the NASL’s top players because of his toughness.


Tom Lehman starts fast, takes Senior PGA Championship lead

Tom Lehman started the second round of the Senior PGA Championship on the 10th tee Friday afternoon. He might as well have started it on a launch pad.


Trip to Dominican Republic helped mold Illini into baseball power

Big Ten regular-season champions traveled to play in Dominican Republic


More zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake outside treatment area

The battle continues to keep a west-metro lake free of zebra mussels. After costly and groundbreaking efforts to kill off zebra mussels on Christmas Lake were successful earlier this year, …


Blue Jays, using Twins leftovers, lead MLB in runs

Toronto is 19-24 this season. That’s not good at all, in case you wanted a strong take on losing records. But it has not been the fault, in the least, …


Twins notes: Meyer sent to bullpen at Class AAA Rochester

Alex Meyer has been dropped to the bullpen at Class AAA Rochester, where the Twins hope he will make the adjustments necessary to get back in the rotation.


Access Vikings mailbag: Which rookie will have the best season?

You have questions; we have answers and opinions. Here's the latest edition of Vikings mailbag. @MasterStrib Who will have a better first year in the NFL for the Vikings: Waynes, …


Century College in Division III World Series for second time

Century College of White Bear Lake begins play Saturday in the junior college Division III World Series, marking the second time in the program’s five-year history that it has …


James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead

LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82 on Friday night for a 2-0 lead with the series heading to Ohio.


Lundqvist stands tall, Rangers beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.


Friday's sports TV listings

On the air Friday AUTO RACING TIME TV RADIO IndyCar: Indy 500 Carburetion Day 10 a.m. NBCSN BASEBALL College: Indiana vs. Iowa 3:30 p.m. BTN AL: Los Angeles at Boston 6 p.m. MLBN AL: Twins at Chicago White Sox 7 p.m. FSN 96.3-FM American Assn.: Fargo-Moor. at Saints 7 …


Montreal Alouettes sign openly gay defensive end Michael Sam

Michael Sam has found a pro football job. In Canada.


Vikings rookie Hunter learns to use size, speed

Danielle Hunter might not be ready to contribute much as a rookie. But the Vikings are hopeful he can follow the career arc of Everson Griffen


Kevin Na closes with 'good bogey,' leads wet Colonial

Kevin Na had gone 26 holes without a bogey at Colonial before his last tee shot Friday was swept away by flowing water after going into a rain-swollen drainage culvert.