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Vikings rookie RB Cook not in Peterson's shadow: 'My time will come'

Vikings rookie running back Dalvin Cook

In an exclusive interview, Vikings' Dalvin Cook dishes on his legal run-ins, work ethic and drive ahead of his first NFL training camp.

Gameview: Twins look to even series with Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers' Cody Bellinger, left, runs toward home plate past Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Taylor Rogers after hitting a three-run home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Monday, July 24, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

After letting the lead slip away late Monday night, the Twins are back at it vs. the Dodgers in L.A. for Game 2 of a three-game series. Follow along with Gameview.

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Lynx survive with one-point victory over New York

New York Liberty center Amanda Zahui B., a former Gophers player, reached for a pass while defended by Lynx center Sylvia Fowles

Sugar Rodgers missed an open three-pointer from the top of the key in the game's final seconds, and the Lynx earned a 17th victory on the season.

Stephen A. Smith: Kyrie Irving's 'No. 1 preference' for trade? Minnesota

In the drip-drip-drip of Kyrie Irving trade speculation, one drop caught RandBall's ear in particular Tuesday.

DeLaSalle guard Kalscheur verbally commits to Minnesota

The shooting guard, who averaged 18.1 points per game for the Islanders last season, becomes the third metro-area senior to commit to the Gophers.

Goalkeeper Alvbage no longer on United's official roster

After John Alvbage started the first two matches for the Loons this season, Bobby Shuttleworth stepped into the starting role and never relinquished it.

Wild's Boudreau among owners of new Twin Cities junior hockey team

The Tier III expansion team is based in Coon Rapids and will debut its 44-game schedule at home Sept. 22. The Wild coach will attend tryouts this weekend.

Free agent guard Anthony Brown to join Timberwolves

The former Stanford standout is likely to spend most of the season with the G-League team in Des Moines.

In study of 202 football players' brains, nearly all had disease

It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss.

U.S. Bank Stadium's security firm awaits decision from regulatory board on license renewal

Chicago-based Monterrey Security chief spoke briefly before the panel deferred vote.

Zimmer to test handing off play calling duties during preseason game

The Vikings head coach says he’ll likely let defensive coordinator George Edwards call a preseason game next month to see if that frees up Zimmer to better manage things.

Gophers' nose tackle Richardson finds big suit for big frame

Steven Richardson weighs 290 pounds and is listed generously at 6 feet in the media guide. While being fitted for a suit to wear for Big Ten media days, his biceps were measured at 18½ inches.

Linebacker Eric Wilson eyes opening on Vikings special teams

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Wilson runs during NFL football practice Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Eden Prairie, Minn.

When Audie Cole left to sign with Jacksonville in free agency, he took his linebacker-leading 275 snaps on special teams with him.

Five things to know about new Twins pitcher Jaime Garcia

Pitching with St. Louis, Garcia started seven career playoff games — including two World Series games, in which he posted a 1.80 ERA over 10 innings.

Sano scratched; Granite starts in center for Twins as Buxton fights migraines

Zack Granite made his major league debut in this at bat in the eighth inning. ] Shari L. Gross ï sgross@startribune.com The Minnesota Twins lost 5-1 to the Baltimore Orioles in an afternoon matinee at Target Field in Minneapolis on Saturday, July 8, 2017.

Byron Buxton was expected to return Tuesday from the disabled list, but the Twins chose to hold off after headaches hit. Zack Granite will again start in center field but Miguel Sano was a late scratch a night after taking a pitch off his wrist.

How Jerry Kill ended up in coaching again

The former Minnesota coach will try to help Rutgers improve on its 2-10 record last season in the Big Ten East. The Scarlet Knights are not scheduled to play the Gophers until 2019.

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Sano scratched; Granite starts in center for Twins as Buxton fights migraines
Twins Insider

Byron Buxton was expected to return Tuesday from the disabled list, but the Twins chose to hold off after headaches hit. Zack Granite will again start in center field but Miguel Sano was a late scratch a night after taking a pitch off his wrist.

Goalkeeper Alvbage no longer on United's official roster
The United Beat

After John Alvbage started the first two matches for the Loons this season, Bobby Shuttleworth stepped into the starting role and never relinquished it.


Zack Granite made his major league debut in this at bat in the eighth inning. ] Shari L. Gross ï sgross@startribune.com The Minnesota Twins lost 5-1 to the Baltimore Orioles in an afternoon matinee at Target Field in Minneapolis on Saturday, July 8, 2017.

Sano scratched; Granite starts in center for Twins as Buxton fights migraines

Bartolo Colon's vow: 'I'm going to pitch until I'm 45'
Five things to know about new Twins pitcher Jaime Garcia
Davies, power bats launch Brewers over Nationals 8-0

Vikings rookie running back Dalvin Cook

Vikings rookie RB Cook not in Peterson's shadow: 'My time will come'

Five burning questions the Vikings have to answer in training camp
Five Vikings newcomers who'll need to contribute right away
Zimmer to test handing off play calling duties during preseason game

Rendition of the planned new soccer-specific stadium in St. Paul.

Minnesota United stadium name goes global in deal with Allianz

Bruce Arena blends intense demands with humor to lead US
Goalkeeper Alvbage no longer on United's official roster
United's new soccer stadium will be Allianz Field

Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck woke up the Big Ten media early Tuesday morning in Chicago. (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam)

Fleck put Minnesota on Michigan-like level at Big Ten media days

Fleck on Gophers quarterback riddle: 'I wish I had the answer'
How Jerry Kill ended up in coaching again
Gophers' nose tackle Richardson finds big suit for big frame

The Shakopee High School mountain bike team gathered before a ride at the Bloomington Ferry Unit trail recently.

Mountain bike racing exploding in popularity in high school ranks

Orono's Thomas brings 'hype' with commitment to Gophers basketball
L.L. Bean's Outdoor Discovery School trying to hook beginners on outdoors
DeLaSalle guard Gabe Kalscheur verbally commits to Minnesota

Kyrie Irving, left, watches the ball with Andrew Wiggins in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Trade Wiggins for Irving? It says more about Andrew than Kyrie

Hartman: Kundla leaves a bucket-load of memories
Class action lawsuit against Wolves over ticket system nears settlement
Poll: Would you trade Andrew Wiggins to Cleveland for Kyrie Irving?

New York Liberty center Amanda Zahui B., a former Gophers player, reached for a pass while defended by Lynx center Sylvia Fowles

Lynx survive with one-point victory over New York

Montgomery picking up Lynx's backcourt with energy, range
Fowles does it again, named WNBA Western Conference Player of the Week
Whalen hits go-ahead jumper, Lynx beat Liberty 76-75

A walleye is netted, caught on the Twin Pines Resort boat at sunset Wednesday, July 29, 2015, during an evening excursion on Lake Mille Lacs.

Anderson: Limits being pushed for walleye fishing on Mille Lacs

Trophy tales: A big northern pike, success with a plastic worm and a sizable tiger muskie
Anderson: Lindner family to share secrets on making a living fishing
Minnesota fishing report

Davies, power bats launch Brewers over Nationals 8-0

Travis Shaw, Eric Thames and Manny Pina homered, Zach Davies tossed 7 2/3 shutout innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 on Tuesday night.


Davies, power bats launch Brewers over Nationals 8-0

Travis Shaw, Eric Thames and Manny Pina homered, Zach Davies tossed 7 2/3 shutout innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 on Tuesday night.


Cardinals, Rockies experiment with shortened inning breaks

The Cardinals and Colorado Rockies tried to speed up the pace of play on Tuesday.


Whalen hits go-ahead jumper, Lynx beat Liberty 76-75

Maya Moore scored a season-high 27 points, Lindsay Whalen made a go-ahead baseline jumper with 47.7 seconds left and the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 76-75 on Tuesday night.


Rays hang on for 5-4 win over Orioles

Tim Beckham's three-run homer capped a five-run inning for Tampa Bay and rookie Jake Faria pitched into the eighth inning Tuesday night to help the Rays snap a five-game losing streak with a 5-4 win over the Baltimore Orioles.