Minnesota Sports News and Rumors
Brandon Jennings’ Behind-The-Back Pass For The Emphatic Andre Drummond DunkUpdated 7 hours ago Share Tweet
Pistons fans would like to see more of these fast break connections between Brandon Jennings and Andre Drummond because they could use them. The Pistons got blown out by 27 points against the visiting ‘Wolves, but Jennings and Drummond were able to conn…
Wilfs' net worth to be revealed Wednesday?Updated 8 hours ago Share TweetIn New Jersey, Vikings owners are expected to learn what they will have to pay former partners.
Recap – Timberwolves 121, Pistons 94Updated 8 hours ago Share TweetThe 9-11 Timberwolves travelled to Detroit to take on the 10-11 Pistons. The Wolves went into the game a disappointing 3-7 on the road, so nothing was to be taken for granted. No changes in the Wolves’ starting lineup: Rubio, Martin, Brewer, Love, and P…
Kevin Love To Corey Brewer Give-And-Go Ends With A BoomUpdated 9 hours ago Share TweetKevin Love and Corey Brewer continued to show off their chemistry in the first quarter of Tuesday’s game between the Pistons and Timberwolves. Instead of an outlet to the dunk, this time the pair works a pretty give-and-go off the inbounds. Brewer inbou…Source: dimemag.com
Twins remain interested in bringing Pelfrey backUpdated 10 hours ago Share TweetThe Twins remain interested in bringing back right-hander Mike Pelfrey and have made him a contract offer, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said on Tuesday at the Winter meetings.Source: MLB.comShare TweetThere's a scenario in which the Vikings could look at Jay Cutler as their next quarterback.Share TweetAn initial round of tests on his injured foot showed no Lisfranc injury and Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reportedly got good news after a CT scan as well. Brian Murphy of the Pioneer Press reports that a team official confirmed that the results …
Were the Vikings victims of bad calls against the Ravens? Sure seems so (with video)Updated 21 hours ago Share TweetMinnesota Viking’s running back Adrian Peterson was seemingly blowing off steam when he criticized NFL officials on Twitter after a 29-26 loss against Baltimore on Sunday. Upon further review, even the NFL thought Peterson had a point. Vikings coach Les…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetOfficiating was a big issue around the league once again on Sunday as questionable or outright baffling calls affected the outcome of games in Cincinnati and New England and led to the NFL having a discussion with Vikings coach Leslie Frazier about what…Source: profootballtalk.com
Span surprised, disappointed to hear trade rumorsUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetDenard Span went through some early tough times during his first season with the Nationals before a hot second half showed the club what it expected to get when it acquired him from the Twins last November. Yet at times this offseason, there have been q…Source: MLB.comShare TweetVikings coach Leslie Frazier said he received a call from the NFL about the officiating in Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens.
Vikings' owner denied wealth disclosure appealUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetA New Jersey appeals court has refused to hear arguments by Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf that his family's net worth should be kept private.Source: ESPN.com
Timberwolves Entertainment Network (T.E.N)Updated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetToday the Timberwolves launched the Timberwolves Entertainment Network, or T.E.N. Bob Stanke seemed to be behind this one, go figure. Welcome to the new Timberwolves Entertainment Network! –> #twolves #launchday — Bob Stanke (@bobstanke) December 9, …Share TweetMinnesota Timberwolves small forward Corey Brewer has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for violating the league's anti-flopping rules for the second time this season.
Mid-day talker: Back to the QB waiting game for Vikings, with Ponder cleared to playUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetChristian Ponder has passed his concussion tests, and that means the staff will once again begin the process of evaluating who the starting QB will be
Timberpups Weekly Preview | December 9thUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetThis is the Timberpups weekly preview for the week of December 9th. It’d be nice to have strong performances from the Minnesota Timberwolves this week. Looking ahead at the schedule, which is becoming fairly easier, there are some decent opportunities t…
Public cost for stadium-area skyways: $10.3MUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetSkyways constitute a major cost of the new development adjacent to the Vikings stadium.Share TweetWith so much going on in the final minutes of the Ravens’ 29-26 victory over the Vikings, the return of tight end Dennis Pitta to the Baltimore lineup wasn’t a big story in the aftermath. Pitta’s return from his August hip dislocation went about as well…Source: profootballtalk.com
Here's A Story About LeBron Being Really Nice To A T-Wolves Fan's MomUpdated Dec 9 (yesterday) Share TweetHere's a nice story from a Reddit user who sits courtside at Timberwolves games about how LeBron James was really nice to his mom on multiple occasions. Suck it, LeBron haters.Read more...Source: deadspin.com
Love Leads Wolves Past PistonsDec 10Kevin Love scored 26 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in the Timberwolves' 121-94 win over the Pistons.
Adrian Peterson: No Tears Or LisfrancDec 9Eric Allen gives his opinion on whether the Vikings should sit running back Adrian Peterson after he was injured during the team's game against the Ravens.
GameDay: Minnesota Vikings vs. Baltimore Ravens highlightsDec 9Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco throws for 245 yards and three touchdowns including the game-winning score to lead the Ravens past the Minnesota Vikings 29-26 on Sunday.
Sunday Blitz: Vikings-Ravens RecapDec 8Cary Chow and Tom Waddle break down the Ravens' Week 14 win over the Vikings.
Clayton's mailbag -- Debate on low hits resumesDec 10Clayton's mailbag: Rob Gronkowski's injury revived the debate on low hits, but don't expect any changes.
Don Banks: Daniel Snyder has no one to blame but himself for mess in Washi…Dec 10No matter how it ends, or when it ends -- this latest publicly displayed spasm of organizational dysfunction in Washington -- the Redskins and owner Daniel Snyder know their way home from here. They've been here so many times before, at the end of so ma…
The Tuesday MailbagDec 10Oh, it was cold last night? The Super Bowl’s outside, in northern New Jersey, in eight weeks. It’s going to be cold then. Maybe not Siberian cold, but cold. You had injuries to deal with last night? You think you’re not going to get more hurt by the fir…
Chicago Bears need to keep riding this offenseDec 9The Bears need to fully embrace their new identity as offensive juggernaut if they want to make the playoffs, writes Michael Wilbon.