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NASHVILLE – Devan Dubnyk wanted to have the greatest start in the history of great starts almost a year ago. On Jan. 18, 2014 he jumped into goal for the Nashville Predators after a mid-season trade with Edmonton for Matt Hendricks. Nashville needed a g…Upvote Share Tweet
Kelly back at Twins camp after minor strokeESPN.com 2 hours agoTom Kelly still has a lot to teach the Minnesota Twins.Upvote Share TweetOn Thursday, Judge David Doty overturn Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s suspension, finding the NFL could not apply the new personal conduct policy retroactively. That caused many to assume that Peterson immediately has been reinstated. He hasn’t …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 3 hours agoAdrian Peterson’s win in Judge David Doty’s courtroom today isn’t just a win for the Vikings running back. Other players who were stuck in commissioner’s exempt limbo caught a break as well. A league source tells PFT that Panthers defensive end Greg Har…Upvote Share Tweet
THN Trade Deadline preview: Central Divisionthehockeynews.com 3 hours agoAs of Wednesday night, there is no division in the league that boasts more teams on the brink of the playoffs Central Division and that could have a major impact on the trade deadline action throughout the division. The Minnesota Wild made a major move …Upvote Share Tweet
Molitor says Mauer won't bat lower than thirdMLB.com 4 hours agoTwins manager Paul Molitor said he still hasn't decided where Joe Mauer will bat in the lineup this season, but that he won't hit any lower than third in the order.Upvote Share Tweetstartribune.com 6 hours agoBrandon Bostick, the tight end whom the Vikings claimed off waivers last week, has shared an interesting first-person piece for MMQB.com about his emotions and experiences in the aftermath of that botched attempt at recovering an onside kick late in las…Upvote Share Tweet
The Kid is Back; Wolves Win 97-77howlintwolf.com 7 hours agoLeading up to the game there had been so much excitement, more than I can ever remember in nearly 10-years. Wolves fans from all over broke out old memorabilia and jerseys for this special occasion. With the NBA trade deadline buzz, followed by the rush…Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings mock draft roundup: now in Waynes' world?startribune.com 7 hours agoThe NFL scouting combine is now a few days behind us, which means the draftniks have had sufficient time to update their mock drafts to reflect what was learned in Indy. It is still more than two months until the actual draft, and future events — none b…Upvote Share TweetKevin Garnett a winner in emotional return to WolvesUpvote Share Tweet
Pierce ruled out with bruised knee against Wolvesnba.com 21 hours agoWashington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was a late scratch Wednesday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of a bruised knee.Upvote Share Tweet
Some NFL free agency 'don'ts'startribune.com Feb 25 (yesterday)A week from Saturday, NFL teams and agents for players who will become unrestricted free agents are allowed to begin negotiating. But they can’t sign off on a deal until 3 p.m. CT on March 10, three days later. This, of course, causes concern among thos…Upvote Share Tweet
Benoit Pouliot's 2 goals, Ben Scrivens' 33 saves help Oilers beat surging Wild 2-1NHL.com Feb 25 (yesterday)ST. PAUL, Minn. - Benoit Pouliot made sure his former team didn't embarrass his current one for the second time in less than a week. Pouliot scored twice, Ben Scrivens stopped 33 shots and the Edmonton Oilers beat Minnesota 2-1 on Tuesday nig...Upvote Share Tweet
Onside Kick Miscue Resulted In Death ThreatsFeb 26ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky discusses how the botched onside kick recovery in the NFC Championship Game has affected the life of tight end Brandon Bostick.
Judge Rules Against NFL In Peterson's AppealFeb 26ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling discusses the news that a federal judge has ruled against the NFL in Adrian Peterson's appeal, and the appeal of his suspension now goes back to the arbitration process for a decision.
Can Relationship Between Vikings, Peterson Be Saved?Feb 26Louis Riddick and Herm Edwards discuss how they would mend the relationship between the Vikings and Adrian Peterson.
Judge Reinstates Adrian PetersonFeb 26Adam Schefter reacts to the news that Vikings RB Adrian Peterson has been reinstated after U.S. District Court Judge David Doty ruled in the NFLPA's lawsuit against the NFL on Peterson's behalf.
ESPN NowFeb 26S Mike Mitchell's restructuring will save the Steelers more than $2.4M of cap room, a source tells ESPN's John Clayton. Mitchell converted a $2M roste...
ESPN NowFeb 25Some within the Chicago organization cling to hope that a Derrick Rose return in the six-week range is feasible, sources told ESPN's Marc Stein. But t...
ESPN NowFeb 25Patrick Kane will miss at least 24 calendar days. He could reportedly be out as much as 10 weeks and miss the start of the postseason, meaning the Bla...
Mock Draft: Post-CombineFeb 25Former Oregon coach Chip Kelly, now with the Eagles, once said Marcus Mariota is “the most talented kid I coached in college.” (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) Let the silly season begin! And let me kick it off, right here! With a nod to the “Fine Fifteen” s…