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January 16, 2017
Minnesota Wild right wing Jason Pominville (29) is congratulated for scoring the winning goal during the third period against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center on Sunday night. Minnesota won 3-2. Photo by Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
Wild sitting in best position in team history
23 hours 27 min ago
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson and quarterback Teddy Bridgewater celebrate on the bench during the fourth quarter Jan. 1 against the Chicago Bears at U.S. Bank Stadium. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Zimmer: No timetable on Vikings QB Bridgewater's return
January 16, 2017 - 10:19pm
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) drives to the basket and shoots a layup past Oklahoma City Thunder forward Andre Roberson (21) in the second half at Target Center last week. Photo by Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports
Introspective off days are key to Karl-Anthony Towns' improvement
January 16, 2017 - 10:19pm
January 15, 2017
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws during the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys in the NFC Divisional playoff game Sunday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Matthew Emmons / USA TODAY Sports.
Pressure Packed
January 15, 2017 - 11:31pm
 Dallas Mavericks forward Dwight Powell (7) and Minnesota Timberwolves forward Nemanja Bjelica (88) fall to the floor during the second half at the American Airlines Center on Sunday. The Mavericks defeat the Timberwolves 98-87. Photo by Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
Mavericks halt Timberwolves' three-game win streak
January 15, 2017 - 11:17pm
Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell hits a second-quarter field goal against the Kansas City Chiefs in an AFC Divisional playoff game Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Jay Biggerstaff / USA TODAY Sports.
Boswell boots Steelers past Chiefs
January 15, 2017 - 10:56pm
Chicago Blackhawks center Dennis Rasmussen (70) and Minnesota Wild center Tyler Graovac (44) fight for a face off during the first period at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday night. Photo by Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
Wild move into first place with win over Blackhawks
January 15, 2017 - 9:25pm
January 12, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng (5) and Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns (32) block a shot from Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27), part of an improved Wolves defense. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA Today Sports
Believe it or not, Timberwolves are playing good defense
January 12, 2017 - 11:35pm
Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier, left, tags out Detroit Tigers right fielder J.D. Martinez trying to steal second base during a Sept. 20 game Target Field in Minneapolis. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports.
Pohlad: Emotion won't cloud Dozier dealings
January 12, 2017 - 7:25pm
January 11, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns, left, turns to the basket against Houston Rockets forward Montrezl Harrell during the first quarter Wednesday at Target Center in Minneapolis. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves end Rockets' nine-game win streak
January 11, 2017 - 10:09pm
Dec 31, 2016; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise (11) looks at forward Eric Staal (12) in the second period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Xcel Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
'Rest is a weapon' for soon-to-be-busy Wild
January 11, 2017 - 6:39pm
Sports Briefs
January 11, 2017 - 6:33pm
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady leads his team out of the tunnel before a Jan. 1 game against the Miami Dolphins at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida. Reinhold Matay / USA TODAY Sports.
Texans brace for stern challenge vs. Patriots
January 11, 2017 - 6:30pm
Sep 11, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA;  Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Ryan Vogelsong (14) delivers a pitch against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning at PNC Park. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
Veteran Vogelsong targeted Twins as team on the rise
January 11, 2017 - 6:00pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett reacts from the bench during the second half of a Jan. 19, 2016, game against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center. Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Former Wolves star Garnett hired by Clippers
January 11, 2017 - 1:44pm
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