Here's some context on the last dozen-plus years of playoff futility among the four major men’s professional teams in Minnesota.
This list encompasses several different eras of the draft and goes all the way back to the Vikings’ first draft in 1961.
A recent story illustrates how hard it is these days to put together a satisfactory schedule.
Most days, Brady Stearns heads to his day job as a manager at a St. Cloud Little Caesars Pizza. His customers there probably don’t know that on March 28, Stearns reached a bowling pinnacle: a 900 series.
To be clear, the Wild still has a lot of work to do. But in the year of the comeback, I’m telling you there’s a chance.
Goals by Charlie Coyle and Martin Hanzal lifted the Wild to a 2-0 victory Wednesday night.
Chaska’s Michelle Love received a stunning bit of information Monday: the race she signed up for months ago, at the time just a demonstration event, had suddenly become a competition.
The Vikings are entering a season that falls along a scheduling and timing pattern that has led to the firing of three of their last four head coaches. Can this be headed off?
I thought the fan tattoo of Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in a jock strap was going to be the most unusual professional athlete-related ink I…
If the assumption going into this Twins season was that the offense would be decent-to-good while the pitching would be suspect, the opposite has held true through the first 13 games of the season.
While it is impolite to write matter-of-factly about the near-dead, the Wild's play so far against St. Louis can start to be measured against the weakest exits of local sports teams.
In a bit of amusement that is also packed with some solid analysis, ESPN conducted an “all-trade” first-round NFL mock draft in which he proposes trades involving all 32 picks.
For every media-savvy P.J. Fleck, there is apparently a Bobby Petrino, the Louisville coach who banned cameras from his team's spring football game. Here's how one TV station compensated.
On Jan. 2, 2005, the 2-13 San Francisco 49ers took on the 13-2 New England Patriots. It was the beginning and end of Fleck's pro football career.
Ervin Santana, Phil Hughes and Hector Santiago have combined to throw 36 innings in six starts while allowing just nine total runs.
The Wolves will have about a 1 in 20 chance at the No. 1 pick and about a 1 in 5 chance of moving into the top three. But what about the likelier outcomes?
It requires patience to defeat a Yeo-coached team. These Blues, like the Wild of old, can survive by funneling shots to the perimeter and pouncing on counter-attacks.
Once you make it to the Globetrotters, the Guinness folks apparently come looking for you.
Even after considering the many caveats about how the numbers were crunched and that nothing is final, there is some harsh reality lurking in this critique of the Vikings.
The former Twins pitcher wasn’t shy with some criticism when asked by talk show host Dan Barreiro about what the Twins have planned for Mauer this year.