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Agent: Timberwolves agree to terms with Andre Miller

Agent: Timberwolves agree to terms with Andre Miller

nba.com howlintwolf.com Updated 7 hours ago
The Professor will be holding office hours in Minnesota next season.
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  • Vikings notes: Patterson 'impressive,' according to Zimmer

    Vikings notes: Patterson 'impressive,' according to Zimmer

    startribune.com 7 hours ago
    Third-year receiver Cordarrelle Patterson has mostly worked with the second team during training camp but has impressed coach Mike Zimmer.
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  • Vikings nose tackle Joseph puts 2014 in the past

    Vikings nose tackle Joseph puts 2014 in the past

    startribune.com 8 hours ago
    In his first year as a Viking, the nose tackle face adversity — including being shot in his leg.
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  • RandBall: A Lambeau Leap by Vikings infidels at Packers shareho…

    RandBall: A Lambeau Leap by Vikings infidels at Packers shareholder meeting

    startribune.com 8 hours ago
    Get to know the two Vikings fans who attended the Green Bay Packers shareholders meeting on Tuesday and sparked a stir on social media.
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  • What you missed on a windy day at camp today

    What you missed on a windy day at camp today

    startribune.com 11 hours ago
    SETTING THE SCENE: Winds up to 26 miles per hour swept across the practice fields, blowing footballs off tees, wobbling the video platform risers that tower over practice and even swiping the hat off the head of head coach Mike Zimmer at one point. One …
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  • Andrew McCutchen drives in three runs on chaotic Little League …

    Andrew McCutchen drives in three runs on chaotic Little League homer

    yahoo.com nytimes.com 11 hours ago
    Pittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen had a huge game in Wednesday's 10-3 victory against the Minnesota Twins. In the fifth inning, McCutchen clubbed a conventional two-run homer against Twins starter Ervin Santana, which tied the game 3-3. The very …
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  • Adrian Peterson Back in Pads and Moving Forward With Vikings

    Adrian Peterson Back in Pads and Moving Forward With Vikings

    Adrian Peterson burst through the line of scrimmage and veered toward the sideline as he headed up the field.
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  • Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Peterson in pads, buying a …

    Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Peterson in pads, buying a Super Bowl ring and don't call him 'Hank'

    startribune.com 20 hours ago
    On most mornings, we walk you through what’s going on with the Vikings. WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED – Vikings backup quarterback Shaun Hill has made a name for himself. And it ain’t “Hank.” – Slot duty calls for receiver Jarius Wright now that Greg Jenni…
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  • Kang's Homer Sends Pirates to 8-7 Win Over Twins

    Kang's Homer Sends Pirates to 8-7 Win Over Twins

    nytimes.com MLB.com Jul 29 (yesterday)
    Jung Ho-Kang is enjoying the spotlight in the major leagues and showing the Pittsburgh Pirates just what they hoped when they brought him over from South Korea.
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  • Vikings notes: Jarius Wright prepares for more slot receiver du…

    Vikings notes: Jarius Wright prepares for more slot receiver duty

    startribune.com Jul 29 (yesterday)
    Since veteran Greg Jennings was released in March, Jarius Wright has usually been the one running out of the slot in the Vikings’ three-receiver sets
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  • Wild’s Dumba gets blessing from Boogaard’s family, changes jers…

    Wild’s Dumba gets blessing from Boogaard’s family, changes jersey to No. 24

    thehockeynews.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    For the past two seasons, Minnesota defenseman Matt Dumba has proudly worn No. 55 for the Wild, but the club announced Monday he would be switching to No. 24, the number he had worn for much of his junior hockey career. Usually, there isn’t much hullaba…
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  • Barr on the mend, one funny (or dumb) rookie and an impressive …

    Barr on the mend, one funny (or dumb) rookie and an impressive stat for Locke

    startribune.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Some highlights from the media sessions held a little earlier today with coach Mike Zimmer and special teams coordinator Mike Priefer … From Zimmer: – Linebacker Anthony Barr, limited to individual drills the first two days of camp, will do “a little mo…
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  • Fan in Vikings jersey at Packers shareholder meeting is a Minne…

    Fan in Vikings jersey at Packers shareholder meeting is a Minnesota hero

    startribune.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    The Packers have 363,948 shareholders. The last time they sold stock, it was for $250 a share a few years back. The team’s “owners” cannot sell the stock. It is basically a willing donation to the team masked as ownership. But it’s a very clever thing t…
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  • Mike Wallace: I have to be a better person, player and leader

    Mike Wallace: I have to be a better person, player and leader

    profootballtalk.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Mike Wallace’s two years with the Dolphins were a disappointment in terms of on-field production, the team’s place in the standings and the way Wallace fit in with the rest of the team. Wallace is now with the Vikings after an offseason trade and the wi…
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  • Zimmer calls CBA rule limiting training camp pass coverage 'rid…

    Zimmer calls CBA rule limiting training camp pass coverage 'ridiculous'

    startribune.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    There must be a lot of old-school DNA bouncing around inside this observer’s skull because he finds himself nodding often when Mike Zimmer is trying to make a point about his coaching philosophy and thoughts on restrictions placed upon teams and develop…
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  • Harrison Smith isn’t a fan of the fifth-year option

    Harrison Smith isn’t a fan of the fifth-year option

    in 2015, Vikings safety Harrison Smith enters the fourth year of his contract. If the 29th pick in 2012 had been selected four spots lower, it would be the final year of his contract. Thanks to the fifth-year option, it’s not. “I’m obviously not a fan o…
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  • Xavier Rhodes confident Vikings will have good year

    Xavier Rhodes confident Vikings will have good year

    startribune.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Despite high expectations, Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes said he's confident the Vikings will have a good season.
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  • Cordarrelle Patterson still struggling with consistency

    Cordarrelle Patterson still struggling with consistency

    profootballtalk.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson didn’t take the step forward that the team wanted to see last season, leading Patterson to say this offseason that 2015 is going to be a make or break year for him. If he wants it to wind up in the make column…
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  • Video - Vikings not pushing rookies early 01:29

    Vikings not pushing rookies early

    Jul 26
    ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling discusses the activity with the rookies so far during training camp in Mankato, Minnesota.
  • Video - Vikings being patient with rookies 01:26

    Vikings being patient with rookies

    Jul 26
    ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling discusses the Vikings' plan to develop their rookies during training camp.
  • Video - Wallace, Vikings report to camp 01:31

    Wallace, Vikings report to camp

    Jul 25
    ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling reports the latest from Minnesota's training camp, including Mike Wallace's efforts to acclimate with Teddy Bridgewater and his other teammates.
  • Video - Peterson arrives at Vikings camp 00:27

    Peterson arrives at Vikings camp

    Jul 25
    Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson arrives at the Vikings practice facility ahead of their first team practice on Monday.

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    After a summer of deals, which teams are on the inside track to success next season and which are headed for a down year? Our 5-on-5 panel weighs in.
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    Jul 22
    Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
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