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Lynx point guards set up teammates in rout of Stars

Lynx point guard Lindsay Whalen, shown in a game last October, registered 10 assists in just under 20 minutes of playing time in an 80-66 victory over San Antonio at Target Center on Sunday.

Lynx point guard Lindsay Whalen didn't score and her backup, Renee Montgomery, had only four points. But their ball distribution might have been the most important factor in an 80-66 Lynx victory over San Antonio that wasn't nearly as close as the score indicated.

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released

This image provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 29, 2017, shows Tiger Woods. Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says on its website that the golf great was arrested Monday and booked at about 7 a.m. (Palm Beach County Sheriuff's office via AP)

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Stanley Cup Final will match Penguins' world-class offense against Predators' world-class defense

The Penguins' Patric Hornqvist (72) and Sidney Crosby (87) will have a challenge solving goalie Pekka Rinne, left, and the Predators' brilliant corps of defensemen in the Stanley Cup Final.

Talented back end takes on high-powered offense.

Souhan: Twins' Mauer does what he does best, reaching base seven times

On Sunday against the Rays, the Twins' Joe Mauer reached base in his first seven plate appearances. He would strike out in the 15th to ruin the hitters’ version of a perfect game. He finished 4-for-5 with three walks.

Try this sentence on for size: Joe Mauer made his first out of the game in the bottom of the 15th inning, 6 minutes, 23 seconds after the first pitch.

Sato becomes first Japanese winner of Indianapolis 500

Takuma Sato holds on to become Japan's first 500 champion, adding to Andretti family legacy.

Minnesota United's Venegas shows off playmaking ability

His no-look pass set up the only goal in the Loons' win over Orlando on Saturday.

Dillon wins rain-delayed Coca-Cola 600

His No. 3 took the lead when Jimmie Johnson ran out of gas with two laps remaining.

Minnesota Scene: MSU Mankato wins opener in D-II softball championship

Minnesota State Mankato beat top-seeded Angelo State 5-1 Sunday in the first game of their best-of-three championship series in the NCAA Division II women's softball College World Series in Salem, Va.

Watch here at 11 a.m.: MSU-Mankato plays for national D-II softball title

Minnesota State-Mankato is undefeated in the Division II national tournament and needs one more victory to win the title.

Rays drill back-to-back homers in 15th to sink Twins

Losing bell tolls for Twins after nearly 6½ hours over 15 innings.

Defensive tackle Noah Shannon decommits from Gophers

Noah Shannon, a consensus three-star recruit, announced Sunday he has decommitted from the Gophers.

In need of pitching, Twins send Vargas back to minors

The Twins bullpen was forced to throw 201 pitches and absorb 9⅔ innings in the 15-inning defeat, with all seven relievers and Hector Santiago, Wednesday's scheduled starter, forced into action.

Award-winning sports writer Frank Deford dies at 78

Postgame: Lynx stay perfect against winless Stars

Lindsay Whalen and Renee Montgomery combined for 17 of the team's season-high 28 assists.

Iowa wins its first Big Ten baseball tournament title

The fifth-seeded Iowa baseball team won the Big Ten tournament title for the first time in program history with a 13-4 victory over seventh-seeded Northwestern in the championship game Sunday.

Spieth charges, Kisner holds on to win Colonial by stroke

Kevin Kisner came so close several times before finally winning on the PGA Tour. He now has another victory, withstanding a charge by Jordan Spieth at Colonial, after two more runner-up finishes this year.

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Twins add Wheeler, Rucinski to pen as Astros arrive for 3-game series
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Their bullpen exhausted by Sunday's 15-inning marathon, the Twins are hoping Ervin Santana can pitch seven or more innings this afternoon.

Anderson: Readers weigh in on resource-related issues at Capitol
Dennis Anderson

Minnesotans share their thoughts about the Legislature's action in regards to the state's woods, prairies and wildlife.


Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Drew Rucinski (80) threw a pitch in the bullpen while warming up in February.

Twins add Wheeler, Rucinski to pen as Astros arrive for 3-game series

Rays drill back-to-back homers in 15th to sink Twins
Souhan: Twins' Mauer does what he does best, reaching base seven times
In need of pitching, Twins send Vargas back to minors

Vikings defensive line coach Andre Patterson goes back with Mike Zimmer for three decades, a friendship that is one reason why Patterson is the one Zimmer has entrusted to make sure "I kind of get his message across to the team," Patterson said.

With trusty Vikings assistant Andre Patterson near, Mike Zimmer can rest easy

Scoggins: Bridgewater video is Vikings' subtle message of optimism
Hartman: Vikings need their recent draft picks to develop quickly
Andre Patterson's career highlights

Minnesota United’s Johan Venegas lurked outside the Orlando City SC goal as defender Jonathan Spector dived to clear a cross in front of goalkeeper Joseph Bendik on Saturday night.

Minnesota United's Venegas shows off playmaking ability

Player guide for Champions League finalist Juventus
Player guide for Champions League holder Real Madrid
Christian Ramirez's goal makes Loons a 1-0 winner over Orlando

Gophers coach John Anderson.

U ousted from Big Ten baseball tourney with 13-inning loss to Iowa

Sunday Q&A: Jessica Allister, Gophers softball coach
New Gophers freshman Jamir Harris brings shooting and leadership
Defensive tackle Noah Shannon decommits from Gophers

Ava Engler runs drills on the practice field at Blaine H.S.] Zone feature on Blaine girls' lacrosse team, which made its state tourney debut last spring and started this season 9-1.Richard Tsong-Taatarii�richard.tsong-taatarii@startribune.com

Blaine girls' lacrosse now the hunted as section playoffs begin

St. Thomas Academy, long a hockey power, is finding success on the golf course, too
Senior-led Waconia baseball takes 19-0 record into playoffs
New Prague, Farmington set course on road back to state softball

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James celebrates after sinking a three point shot during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

Ex-Wolves guard turned Beijing basketball legend Marbury stars in biopic
Golden State is beautiful to watch (unless you love the Wolves)
Ex-Wolves Love, Williams finally share championship experience

Lynx point guard Lindsay Whalen, shown in a game last October, registered 10 assists in just under 20 minutes of playing time in an 80-66 victory over San Antonio at Target Center on Sunday.

Lynx point guards set up teammates in rout of Stars

Postgame: Lynx stay perfect against winless Stars
Sylvia Fowles' play most important reason Lynx remain unbeaten
Lynx-San Antonio game preview

From left, Jane Stark, Donna Pickard, Patrice Aubrecht, Cathy Burand, Lynn Allar and Mary Benson are aiming to make BWCA women’s venture a reality. Burand can’t make the trip because of an injury and will be replaced by Kathryn Erickson.

Group of Minnesota women eyeing Boundary Waters canoe venture

Anderson: Readers weigh in on resource-related issues at Capitol
Once shrinking White Bear Lake is on the verge of overflowing
In Texas, a hot-air balloon ride could also soon be a hunting trip

The Latest: Safarova bows out in 1st round at French Open

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Michigan's Minor, Virginia's Kwiatkowski win at NCAA tennis

Brienne Minor gave Michigan its first NCAA women's tennis title, while Virginia's Thai-Son Kwiatkowski beat a familiar foe to capture the men's championship.


Landing a Minnesota record fish – what to target, what's a pipe dream

Digging into Minnesota's record fish: What's ready to be topped? What's arguably out of reach?


Player guide for Champions League finalist Juventus

A look at the top 11 players who led Juventus to Saturday's Champions League final against Real Madrid:___GOALKEEPERGIANLUIGI BUFFON: The evergreen keeper is still pulling…


Player guide for Champions League holder Real Madrid

A look at the top 11 players who led Real Madrid to Saturday's Champions League final against Juventus: