No. 4 Denver falls to No. 3 Minnesota Duluth in season opener

The Denver Pioneers gave up back-to-back power-play goals in the third period and fell against Minnesota Duluth 2-1 in their season opener Wednesday-evening at Baxter Arena. The Pioneers stayed out of the box for the first 40 minutes, but gave the Bulldogs three power play opportunities in the third period….

Rapids’ season comes to end in MLS Cup Playoffs loss at Minnesota

Rapids’ season comes to end in MLS Cup Playoffs loss at Minnesota

Minnesota United FC hadn’t lost a game in 2020 when he first scored in Sunday night’s do-or-die game against the Colorado Rapids – and the Loons still haven’t. Minnesota scored an early goal in the MLS Cup Playoffs game at Allianz Field, then sat back and went against Rapids’ chances…

Minnesota Timberwolves select Anthony Edwards with No. 1 pick in delayed NBA Draft

Anthony Edwards paid tribute to his mother and grandmother. Onyeka Okongwu remembered his brother. Obi Toppin was thinking about coming home. Tears flowed freely for those and many more players on Wednesday night when their long-awaited, repeatedly delayed NBA dreams were finally realized. Edwards was taken by the Minnesota Timberwolves…

Why an endangered Republican Senate majority is targeting Minnesota in 2020

Why an endangered Republican Senate majority is targeting Minnesota in 2020

It’s been a hectic few years for Minnesota’s Democratic Sen. Tina Smith. First appointed in 2018 to replace former Sen. Al Franken after he resigned in late 2017 amid sexual harassment allegations, Smith had less than a full year in Congress before her first election as senator — a special…