Orioles Walk-Off Twins in Season Opener
The Twins lost 3-2 in 11 innings in Baltimore yesterday on a walk-off solo home run from Adam Jones against Twins' closer Fernando Rodney. The Twins rallied to tie the game in the 9th inning on a 2-run bloop pinch hit single from Robbie Grossman.
SCSU's Schuldt Named Hobey Baker Finalist
St. Cloud State junior defenseman Jimmy Schuldt has been named a top 10 finalist for the Hobey Baker award. The Hobey Baker award is given to the top Division I college hockey player each year.
Minnesota Vikings to Sign QB Kirk Cousins
According to multiple sources the Vikings have agreed to a 3-year $84 Million contract with free agent quarterback Kirk Cousins. The deal is reportedly guaranteed, but cannot become official until midnight because that's when the new NFL fiscal year begins.
Twins Winter Caravan Coming to St. Cloud January 22nd
The Twins Winter Caravan will be stopping in St. Cloud Monday January 22. Outfielder Eddie Rosario, starting pitcher Jose Berrios and General Manager Thad Levine will be making the trip. The emcee of the event will be Twins TV Voice Dick Bremer. Mascot TC Bear will also be at the there along with…
Wild Top Islanders 6-4
The Minnesota Wild topped the New York Islanders 6-4 last night. Eric Staal scored a goal and added an assist, and Luke Kunin and Zack Mitchell each scored their first NHL goals. Minnesota also got goals from Marcus Foligno, Jason Zucker and Jonas Brodin.
Tech and Sauk Rapids Host Playoff Games Tonight
Playoff time has arrived for area football teams.
Timberwolves Edge Thunder on Wiggins' Buzzer Beater
The Timberwolves edged the Thunder in Oklahoma City 115-113 last night to steal a win on the road. Andrew Wiggins made a 35-foot 3-point shot as time expired to beat the Thunder after Carmelo Anthony sank a 3-point shot to give OKC a 1-point lead...
Spurs Top Timberwolves to Start the Season
The Timberwolves lost 107-99 at San Antonio to start the season last night. Minnesota trailed by 4 at halftime and were out-rebounded 50-42. Minnesota shot 43 percent while Spurs shot 46 percent.
SCSU Hockey Ranked #2/#3
The St. Cloud State men's hockey is ranked #3 in this week's USCHO.com poll and #2 USA Today/USA Hockey poll. The Huskies are 3-0 and posting a pair of wins against Alaska-Fairbanks last weekend.
Twins Outscore Blue Jays 13-7; Play Yankees Tonight
The Twins overcame a 5-0 deficit to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 13-7 Sunday to split the 4 game series at 2 games apiece. Minnesota fell behind 5-0 in the 2nd inning before Minnesota scored 7 runs in the 2nd and 6 more in the 5th.
Lynx Advance to WNBA Finals
The Minnesota Lynx downed the Washington Mystics 81-70 Sunday to win their WNBA semifinal series 3 games to none and advance to the WNBA Finals.
Sartell Was Shut Out Friday
The final score Alexandria 32 and Sartell 0 in the second game of the season.
Dolphins Top Vikings 30-9
The Vikings lost 30-9 at home to the Miami Dolphins in their final preseason game last night. Taylor Heinicke threw for 93 yards and a touchdown and Cayleb Jones had 9 cathes for 127 yards for Minnesota. Mitch Leidner replaced Heinicke and threw for 129 yards.
Vikings Extend Xavier Rhodes
The Vikings have signed cornerback Xavier Rhodes to a 6-year contract extension worth an estimated $78 Million with $41 Million guaranteed. Rhodes was selected to the pro bowl in 2016, his first pro bowl selection.