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AP source: Twins bolster rotation with $8M deal for Happ

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins and veteran starting pitcher J.A. Happ agreed Wednesday to an $8 million, one-year contract, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. ...

No. 23 Minnesota hands No. 7 Michigan 1st loss in 75-57 romp

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Liam Robbins had 22 points and eight rebounds in 22 minutes to lead No. 23 Minnesota to a 75-57 victory over No. 7 Michigan on Saturday, handing the Wolverines their first loss. ...

DeRozan, Spurs beat Towns, Wolves 125-122 in overtime

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 38 points, helping the San Antonio Spurs beat Minnesota 125-122 in overtime on Saturday night in Karl-Anthony Towns' return to the Timberwolves. ...

Avs, Knights, Blues make realigned West tall at the top

The team that emerges from the limited-time-only West Division should enter the Stanley Cup semifinals in prime, title-winning position. Like those mountain ranges in the middle of t...

Revamped Wild welcome spark from Russian rookie Kaprizov

For the first time since the Zach Parise-Ryan Suter era began eight seasons ago, the Minnesota Wild have made major changes to the roster. Perhaps the renovation will prove to be jus...

Spurgeon wears the 'C' as Wild appoint D-man as top leader

Jared Spurgeon's bosses had some news deemed important enough to deliver in person, so general manager Bill Guerin and head coach Dean Evason dropped by the Minnesota Wild defenseman's house on the ev...

Robbins leads No. 21 Minnesota past No. 25 Ohio State 77-60

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Liam Robbins had 27 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks, keeping up his impactful introduction to the Big Ten for No. 21 Minnesota in a 77-60 victory over No. 25 Ohio State on Sunda...

No. 21 Minnesota beats bad-shooting No. 17 Mich. St. 81-56

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Liam Robbins had 18 points, nine rebounds and three blocks, leading a stifling effort by No. 21 Minnesota on defense to beat No. 17 Michigan State 81-56 on Monday night. ...

Minnesota takes down No. 4 Iowa 102-95 with 3-point spree

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Brandon Johnson made all four his 3-point attempts in overtime and finished with 26 points and nine rebounds, leading Minnesota's late surge to upset No. 4 Iowa 102-95 on Friday nig...

Isolation play: College teams fend off holiday loneliness

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eric Curry texted his mom last week. He needed a headshot of her and his sister. The photo request was not for a social media post or a scrapbook project, but rat...

Beasley, Towns lead T-wolves rally past Pistons 111-101

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Malik Beasley scored 23 points and Karl-Anthony Towns had 22 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, leading the Minnesota Timberwolves' rally to beat the Detroit Pistons 111-101 on ...

Towns finds increased support from T-wolves on and off court

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns hasn't taken the court with the Minnesota Timberwolves for a game that counts in more than 10 months, a painful stretch of time that has broken him in more than o...

Twins' Baldelli to Cruz: 'We'd love to see you in spring'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins manager Rocco Baldelli was discussing the state of his roster in baseball's so-far quiet offseason, making no secret of the team's desire to re-sign designated hitte...

AP source: Twins, closer Rogers agree to $6 million contract

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins and closer Taylor Rogers agreed to terms Thursday on a $6 million, one-year contract, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The per...

AP source: Twins, Duffey agree to $2.2 million, 1-year deal

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins agreed to a $2.2 million, one-year contract on Wednesday with reliever Tyler Duffey, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The pers...