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Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87

Golfing legend Arnold Palmer gave a thumbs-up, as he signed autographs during the the 3M Championship in 2012.

The seven-time major winner was one of golf's most charismatic champions

Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer in the fourth quarter.

Mike Zimmer's straight talk and expertise have won over the Vikings locker room since he took over as head coach.

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Twins lose home finale, and 100th game of the season

Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler

The Twins lost 4-3 to Seattle on Sunday to fall to 56-100 on the season, just the second time in club history they have lost 100 games

Gophers to face Penn State team thin on linebackers

Penn State is running out of bodies to fill what has been a position of strength.

Wild's Graovac, healed from injuries, ready to start fresh

Tyler Graovac needed surgery to repair his bilateral core muscle last season and never got to speed.

LSU fires Miles, Cameron, promotes Orgeron

LSU fired Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron on Sunday, and promoted defensive line coach Ed Orgeron to interim head coach.

Offense hums early before Packers hold off Lions 34-27

The timing is back for quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the rest of Green Bay's offense.

Siemian's 4 TD passes lead Broncos over Bengals 29-17

Four touchdown passes, more than 300 yards passing, two clutch touchdown drives in the fourth quarter.

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the journey, he jumped in and pulled her out.

Reusse: Palmer became just 'Arnie' to his many fans

Arnold Palmer regularly came to the 3M Championship because he was a close pal of the tournament director.

At the Ryder Cup this week, everyone — American or Euro — will talk of Arnold Palmer's importance to the game at which they now play for hundreds of millions.

Patrick Reed: U.S. heart and soul

A gesture at the 2014 Ryder Cup lives on. So does his match-play fervor.

Ryan Moore rounds out U.S. Ryder Cup team

Ryan Moore, who finished second Sunday in a playoff at the Tour Championship, joins Rickie Fowler, J.B. Holmes and Matt Kuchar as Davis Love III's four captain's selections.

Sergio Garcia: European heart and soul

Competing for Europe brings out a passion that's unmistakable.

Gophers LB Coughlin injures elbow; expected to miss multiple weeks

Minnesota's linebackers Carter Coughlin, left, and Jack Lynn stopped Colorado State's quarterback Collin Hill in the second quarter as the Gophers took on Colorado State at TCF Bank Stadium, Saturday, September 24, 2016 in Minneapolis, MN.

The Gophers had some injury and recruiting news Sunday morning.

Hartman: Vikings' second-half defense best in team history

Mike Zimmer's crew held Cam Newton to 95 yards passing and sacked him five times after halftime .

South St. Paul's Stalock will start Wild's exhibition opener

Minnesota Wild goaltender Alex Stalock made a save during the first day of practice

The Wild plays the Buffalo Sabres at Penn State on Monday in each team's first preseason game

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Reusse: Palmer became just 'Arnie' to his many fans
Patrick Reusse

At the Ryder Cup this week, everyone — American or Euro — will talk of Arnold Palmer's importance to the game at which they now play for hundreds of millions.

Hartman: Vikings' second-half defense best in team history
Sid Hartman

Mike Zimmer's crew held Cam Newton to 95 yards passing and sacked him five times after halftime .


Cam Newton (1) was sacked by Harrison Smith (22) in the fourth quarter.

Eight sacks later, Vikings leave Carolina in their wake

Souhan: Zimmer's coaching has attention - and respect - of Vikings
Craig: Vikings special teams on top of their game
Mark Craig's Five Extra Points

Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler

Twins lose home finale, and 100th game of the season

Twins players mourn Jose Fernandez's death
How's Mauer's health? 'I feel terrible'
Postgame: Is Rogers a potential late-inning pitcher? Molitor thinks so

U.S. Bank Stadium, seen from the sky in all its splendor, stands ready for today’s Vikings season home opener.

Vikings bring fanfare for biggest day in long franchise history

In settlement, Vikings allow Wells Fargo to keep elevated signs on roofs near stadium
What you need to know before Sunday's first Vikings game
Gophers to play basketball in U.S. Bank Stadium next year

Rookie Dak Prescott solid again, Cowboys beat Bears 31-17

Dak Prescott led scoring drives on all four Dallas possessions in the first half before throwing his first career touchdown pass, and the Cowboys beat the Chicago Bears 31-17 on Sunday night to snap an eight-game home losing streak.


Cabrera, Reyes help Mets rout Phils 17-0 in home finale

The Mets circled the bases in record fashion like the cartoon Gas-House Gorillas in front of Bugs Bunny, then handed fans the shirts off their backs.


Gophers replay: 31-24 over Colorado State

The Rams were 17-point underdogs, and the Gophers never trailed, but it wasn't easy.


Arnold Palmer left hundreds of courses as part of his legacy

Few people did more to grow the game of golf than Arnold Palmer.Fewer did more to provide places to play it.The charismatic champion who died…


Ross helps Cubs edge Cardinals 3-1

David Ross homered and teamed with Jon Lester for another scoreless performance, and the Chicago Cubs hurt St. Louis' wild-card chances with 3-1 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday night.