Matt Cullen is coming home to Minnesota. The 33-year-old veteran National Hockey League center from Moorhead signed a 3-year, $10.5 million deal on Thursday to play with the Minnesota Wild. "I really see a good core and I see a great goaltender," Cullen said of the Wild and Niklas Backstrom. "I see a team that is a step away from being a contender. I think this team is headed in the right direction. You couldn't ask for a better situation as a player. Not many players get this opportunity.
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Although he refers to it as 'a fun little getaway,' Andy Jacobson doesn't appear ready to hand over his KX4/Bank of the West Amateur Golf Tournament crown any time soon. Jacobson defeated Fargo South High School graduate and Drake University recruit Ben Freeman on the first playoff hole Sunday at Moorhead Country Club to become the first repeat winner of the tournament since David Schultz in 2003 and '04. "The shish kabobs will be on the grill once again," said Jacobson, an insurance agent from Willmar, Minn., who shot a 4-under 68.