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Wild exchange forwards with Devils

Wild exchange forwards with Devils

Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has acquired forward Graeme Clarke from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for forward Adam Beckman. Clarke, 23 (4-24-2001), recorded 49...

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Gopher baseball adds two to new staff

Gopher baseball adds two to new staff

First year head coach Ty McDevitt has officially completed his coaching staff for the University of Minnesota baseball program with the hires of assistant coaches Connor Gandossy and Sean Moore. "I'm excited to add Connor and Sean to the Gopher baseball family," said...

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Twins make roster move ahead of west coast trip

Twins make roster move ahead of west coast trip

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled left-handed pitcher Kody Funderburk from Triple-A St. Paul. Funderburk, 27, posted a 1.13 ERA (8.0 IP, 1 ER) with four walks, 14 strikeouts, a .111 (3-for-27) opponent batting average and a 0.88 WHIP in seven...

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Canterbury to host festival turf races on Saturday

Canterbury to host festival turf races on Saturday

Canterbury Park will host the fourth annual Northern Stars Turf Festival on Saturday, June 22. The evening of racing includes five turf stakes or handicaps on an eight-race program that begins at 5:10 p.m. The Turf Festival has produced the largest single-day handle...

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Lynx to celebrate Juneteenth tonight

Lynx to celebrate Juneteenth tonight

The Minnesota Lynx will celebrate Juneteenth tomorrow with programming focused on reflecting, educating, and celebrating the federal holiday. Juneteenth, celebrated annually on June 19 since 1866, honors African American freedom and achievements while promoting...

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Former Gopher Sarah Bacon earns Olympic spot

Former Gopher Sarah Bacon earns Olympic spot

Sarah Bacon can add another achievement to already incredible resume: Olympic qualifier. The former Minnesota diver earned a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team Monday night as she partnered with Kassidy Cook to win the women's 3M synchro event at the U.S. Olympic Team...

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State Baseball championship games pushed back to Friday

State Baseball championship games pushed back to Friday

Field conditions and the weather forecast for Target Field in downtown Minneapolis will not permit the Minnesota State High School League’s Baseball State Tournament Championship games to take place as scheduled today, Monday, June 17. The weather models for today are...

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NSIC names 2024 Hall of Fame inductees and banquet schedule

NSIC names 2024 Hall of Fame inductees and banquet schedule

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) has announced its 2024 Hall of Fame Inductees. The induction ceremony will be held Tuesday, July 9 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Bloomington-Minneapolis South as part of the annual NSIC Summer Kickoff event. A social...

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Twins Sweep A’s

Twins Sweep A’s

(Minneapolis, MN)  --  After getting rained out on Saturday the Twins made the most of a double header against the A’s on Sunday taking both games and extending their win streak to five.  The day started with Carlos Correa hitting a pair of homers in a 6-2 victory and...

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Lynx clinch spot in Commissioner’s Cup Final

Lynx clinch spot in Commissioner’s Cup Final

The Minnesota Lynx have announced that the team has officially clinched the final spot in the Commissioner’s Cup Final, the WNBA’s annual in-season tournament. Minnesota will represent the Western Conference for the first time since the tournament began in 2021....

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Twins make roster moves ahead of series opener vs. Oakland

Twins make roster moves ahead of series opener vs. Oakland

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled utility player Austin Martin from Triple-A St. Paul. Martin, 25, recently played in 17 games for the Saints from May 21-June 12, hitting .273 (15-for-55) with one double, one home run, eight RBI, 18 walks, a...

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Vikings announce plans for training camp

Vikings announce plans for training camp

The 64th training camp in Minnesota Vikings history and the seventh hosted at Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center will feature nine open practices, beginning with Back Together Weekend on Saturday, July 27, and will conclude on Thursday, August 8. General...

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Gopher volleyball releases schedule for 2024 season

Gopher volleyball releases schedule for 2024 season

The University of Minnesota volleyball program has announced its 2024 schedule. Minnesota will compete in 10 non-conference matches before beginning a 20-match Big Ten conference schedule on Sept. 25 vs. Wisconsin. Game times and broadcast information for all matches...

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Twins make roster move ahead of matinee

Twins make roster move ahead of matinee

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Jay Jackson from Triple-A St. Paul. Jackson, 36, recently appeared in three games for the Saints, allowing one run on two hits in 3.0 innings of relief with no walks and...

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Twins call up Varland for tonight’s start

Twins call up Varland for tonight’s start

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Louie Varland from Triple-A St. Paul. Varland made eight starts for the Saints from April 27-June 6, going 2-5 with a 5.31 ERA (40.2 IP, 24 ER), 14 walks and 44 strikeouts. He made the...

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Wild set for blowout sale on apparel, gear

Wild set for blowout sale on apparel, gear

The Minnesota Wild and Xcel Energy Center will host the Hockey Lodge Summer Blowout Sale beginning Thursday, June 13, through Saturday, June 15. The sale will feature the following: • Blank authentic jerseys available for $100 - normally priced at $230 • Name &...

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Collier officially named to Team USA for Paris Olympics

Collier officially named to Team USA for Paris Olympics

USA Basketball today announced that Lynx forward Napheesa Collier was among the 12 players selected to the final USA Basketball Women’s National Team roster that is set to compete at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. Collier will represent her country as an Olympian...

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Twins unveil MLB City Connect Series uniforms

Twins unveil MLB City Connect Series uniforms

The Minnesota Twins today unveiled the club’s 2024 Nike MLB City Connect Series uniform, a look that embodies this majestic land “where the water reflects the sky” and celebrates the 10,000 lakes that shape and unite us. The Ripple Effect began today at 10:00 a.m. at...

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Twins have season long ten-game homestand

Twins have season long ten-game homestand

The Minnesota Twins return to Target Field today for their sixth and longest homestand of this season, a 10-game, 11-day stay against Interleague foe the Colorado Rockies (3 games, June 10-12), American League West division opponent the Oakland Athletics (3 games,...

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Stakes races on Saturday at Canterbury Park

Stakes races on Saturday at Canterbury Park

The first two thoroughbred stakes races of Canterbury Park’s 54-day season will be held Saturday. The 38th running of the six-furlong Lady Slipper Stakes for fillies and mares is the fourth race on the eight-race card and the 32nd rendition of the 10,000 Lakes Stakes,...

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Gopher football unveils new-look uniforms for 2024

Gopher football unveils new-look uniforms for 2024

New look. New U. The University of Minnesota football team will debut new uniforms in the upcoming 2024 season. The Nike uniforms unveiled today feature Minnesota's traditional colors of maroon and gold and include a white uniform for road games. Minnesota will also...

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Vikings unveil Winter Whiteout uniforms

Vikings unveil Winter Whiteout uniforms

After introducing the Classic uniform in 2023, the Minnesota Vikings today unveiled the Winter Warrior alternate uniform for the 2024 season and future years. Designed to be the “coldest uniform in the league” and inspired by Vikings fans’ reaction to the first Winter...

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Gopher golfer Warian named all-American

Gopher golfer Warian named all-American

Minnesota senior Ben Warian has been named to the Ping Division I All-American Honorable Mention team, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced Wednesday. Warian secured the nomination after a historic senior season with the Maroon and Gold, where was...

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Gopher volleyball adds key transfer from Oregon

Gopher volleyball adds key transfer from Oregon

The University of Minnesota volleyball program has announced the addition of redshirt freshman Alex Acevedo to the team. Acevedo (Nampa, Idaho / Skyview H.S.) heads to Dinkytown after spending the past season at the University of Oregon. She'll have four years of...

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