Minnesota Sports News and Rumors
DeMar DeRozan Put Shabazz Muhammad On A Poster With This Filthy Tomahawk Jam
dimemag.com Updated 7 hours ago
With time winding down in the first quarter of the Raptors-Timberwolves game Wednesday night, DeMar DeRozan took Shabazz Muhammad off the dribble, then rose up for a nasty one-handed flush in the lane.Share Tweet
Vikings single game tickets for new stadium available -- on eBaystartribune.com 17 hours agoWant to spend about $600 right now? That'll get you two seats for the Vikings-Green Bay game at the new U.S. Bank Stadium.Share Tweet
Vikings offseason primer: running backsstartribune.com 19 hours agoAfter a long hiatus from the Vikings and the NFL, Adrian Peterson returned in 2015 to re-establish himself as one of the top running backs in the league, if not the best. In the process, he rewarded the Vikings for their patience and level-headedness af…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 9 (yesterday)Revisiting the Vikings' Great Favre Caper of 2010Share TweetESPN.com Feb 9 (yesterday)Vikings villains? Green Bay film looking for 'bad guys' in purpleShare Tweet
Vikings offseason primer: quarterbacksTeddy Bridgewater was far from spectacular in his second NFL season. But the Vikings, with the league’s leading rusher in Adrian Peterson and coach Mike Zimmer’s top-10 defense, usually didn’t need him to be. After the Vikings leaned heavily on Bridgewa…Share Tweet
I'm surprised to find I miss the MetrodomeTurns out, the much-maligned stadium was an important setting for much of my adult life.Share Tweet
Houston on deck, Minnesota in the hole for Super Bowls up nextMinn. host committee was taking notes Monday on Houston’s bowl launch.Share Tweetstartribune.com Feb 8 (2 days ago)Cam Newton is fine. It’s fine. We’re going to be fine. I had a lot of thoughts on Newton, but then Albert Burneko at Deadspin pretty much wrote everything I would want to write, and did a really good job of it, regarding Newton’s not-so-chatty news conf…Share Tweet
Vikings Super Bowl QB Kapp has Alzheimer's, is donating brainstartribune.com Feb 8 (2 days ago)The 77-year-old former Vikings QB says he will dedicate a chapter of his memoir to concussions.Share Tweet
Karl-Anthony Towns Just Threw Down What Could End Up Being The Dunk Of His Careerdimemag.com Feb 8 (2 days ago)Sure, the dunk is impressive. But we’ve seen that dunk, or at least a variant of it, from Karl-Anthony Towns a few times already in his rookie season. What’s more impressive, and bodes even better for both his and the Timberwolves’ future, is how he got…Share Tweet
Who's better than the Vikings?The only teams that can enter 2016 accurately thinking they are clearly better than the Vikings are the last two team to lose to the Broncos:Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 8 (3 days ago)St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo was placed on injured reserve Monday after suffering a right knee injury Saturday in a 4-1 win against the Minnesota Wild. The Blues said Pietrangelo will be re-evaluated in three weeks. The all-situation blue…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 8 (3 days ago)Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . Smart move by Beyoncé wearing the …Share TweetVikings star Adrian Peterson tweets to affirm Denver's Von Miller as Super Bowl MVP. Defensive end Sharrif Floyd amused by Cam Newton-Michael Jordan meme swirling around social media.Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Bruins may deal Eriksson rather than lose him to free agencythehockeynews.com Feb 8 (3 days ago)Boston Bruins right wing Loui Eriksson remains a hot topic of NHL trade speculation. Eligible for UFA status in July, recent reports claim the 30-year-old could seek a five-year deal worth over $6 million per season. That’s too expensive for the Bruins,…Share Tweet
Decision looms on tackle Matt KalilOf the many decisions the NFC North champions must make this offseason, one of the more interesting ones centers on left tackle Matt Kalil. Last offseason, the Vikings exercised their fifth-year option on Kalil, the fourth overall pick in the 2012 draft…Share Tweet
Super Bowl brunch draws Twin Cities tourism, sports and business brassFormer Viking Matt Birk calls Super Bowl “the biggest secular holiday that we have.”Share TweetSeeing the sunset through the confetti, Manning looks primed for next chapter.Share Tweet
In city by the bay, Minnesotans watch and learnstartribune.com Feb 7 (4 days ago)2018’s big game is coming to a smaller and colder city.Share TweetST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues goalie Brian Elliott dealt with something different Saturday night: goal support, for a change. Elliott made 38 saves, Jori Lehtera had a goal and an assist, and Vladimir Tarasenko, Paul Stastny and Troy Brouwer al...Share Tweetstartribune.com Feb 7 (4 days ago)Both got their careers on track after landing in the NFC Central in 1992.Share Tweet
Super Bowl spectacle had simple beginnings in 1967startribune.com Feb 6 (4 days ago)With this being Super Bowl 50 and seeing all of the enormous coverage and celebrations surrounding it, it serves as a stark contrast to Super Bowl I, then called the AFL-NFL Championship Game.Share Tweet
SportsCenter's Hall of Fame previewFeb 6ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates predicts which players will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Favre continues to repair relationship with Green BayFeb 5Three-time MVP QB Brett Favre joins Mike & Mike to describe what it was like to return to Green Bay in July and to explain how his relationship with the Packers has progressed after facing numerous years in exile.
Vikings fans have something to root for in Super Bowl 50Feb 3ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling discusses why Minnesota fans should have no trouble rooting for former Viking Jared Allen with the Panthers in Super Bowl 50.
Peterson on Megatron: 'I know he has a lot of football left in hi...Jan 31Lions DE and teammate Ezekiel Ansah, Vikings RB Adrian Peterson and Raiders WR Amari Cooper react to the news that Calvin Johnson plans to retire.