Minnesota Sports News and Rumors
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Cordarrelle Patterson caught the pass and may have caught a break. Patterson left Friday’s training camp practice early, the Vikings’ first, after landing hard on his left shoulder. A quick check in the medical tent led to him leaving the field for good…Share Tweet
Mike Harris calls illness 'mild setback,' no set timetable for returnstartribune.com 5 hours agoBefore Mike Harris underwent his physical Thursday on the eve of 2016 training camp, he was hopeful he’d be cleared to practice after missing the end of spring workouts due to what he called “a little head injury.” A day later, Harris was placed on the …Share Tweetstartribune.com 8 hours agoBefore Chad Greenway re-signed with the Vikings in March, he watched them add a challenger for his starting gig in free-agent outside linebacker Emmanuel Lamur. And a few weeks after Greenway signed on the dotted line, the Vikings drafted yet another li…Share Tweet
Vikings sign DT Claudell Louisstartribune.com 9 hours agoThe Vikings signed defensive tackle Claudell Louis this morning. Louis, a 25-year-old rookie, played his college ball at Fresno State and was an honorable mention All-Mountain West selection in 2015 after recording five sacks and 47 tackles for the Bull…Share Tweet
Mauer's Bases-Loaded Walk in 12th Lifts Twins Over White Soxnytimes.com 17 hours agoEven after 13 years in the major leagues, Joe Mauer found a new way to win a ballgame.Share Tweet
Offense gets a hard look during Vikings' first practicestartribune.com 20 hours agoKey new additions, in early stages of jelling, get a long look on the first dayShare Tweet
Morneau reflects on friendships in MinnesotaMLB.com 21 hours agoAfter playing 11 years with the Twins, earning four All-Star nods and being named the 2006 American League MVP along the way, Justin Morneau returned to Target Field on Friday as a member of the rival White Sox, starting at designated hitter and batting…Share Tweetyahoo.com 21 hours agoThe Minnesota Twins left their own fans confused on Thursday when they began scrolling a list of potential deadline trades on their left field scoreboard. SEE? pic.twitter.com/3fRo4ynJlr — Twinkie Town (@TwinkieTown) July 29, 2016 It’s one of those thin…Share Tweet
Frazier day to day with flu-like symptomsMLB.com 22 hours agoTodd Frazier was scratched from the starting lineup in Friday's 2-1, 12-inning loss to the Twins due to flu-like symptoms. Tyler Saladino moved from second base to third in Frazier's absence, while Carlos Sanchez took over at second.Share Tweet
Laquon Treadwell starts camp with a brief appearance in the top offensestartribune.com 23 hours agoThe Vikings officially opened the 51st training camp in Mankato with Friday’s morning walk-through followed by an afternoon practice in helmets on a sunny, 80-degree day. While players won’t crunch pads together until Sunday, coaches kept an up-tempo pa…Share TweetVikings' Mike Zimmer not concerned with injuries to Adrian Peterson, Cordarrelle PattersonShare Tweetstartribune.com Jul 29 (yesterday)Four Vikings players have not been cleared to practice at the onset of training camp. Tight end Rhett Ellison and nose tackle Kenrick Ellis were placed on the preseason Physically Unable to Perform list on Friday, head coach Mike Zimmer announced. Ellis…Share Tweet
Andrew Wiggins Wants Spain To Win Gold In Rio, Which Is Totally OK Because He’s Canadiandimemag.com Jul 29 (yesterday)USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Timberwolves aren’t sneaking up on anyone this season. A popular League Pass team from a year ago, with reigning Rookie Of The Year Karl-Anthony Towns, back-to-back Dunk Contest winner Zach LaVine, lottery pick Kris Dunn, …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 29 (yesterday)Adrian Peterson proved last season that 30 was just a number. And now, as he embarks on his 31-year-old season, the Vikings running back said he’s using the doubts about his ability to age well as motivation. “The talk about being 31, that’s something t…Share Tweet
Are Vikings Super Bowl contenders? Watch the line of scrimmage for key cluesstartribune.com Jul 29 (yesterday)People will ask, “So what do you look for when you’re standing there baking in the sun on the sidelines at training camp?” Good question. And it’s gotten better as the NFL has dialed down the number of practices, the amount of contact — Adrian Peterson …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jul 29 (yesterday)The Minnesota Wild locked up their lone remaining restricted free agent Thursday evening when Matt Dumba put pen to paper on a two-year, $5.1-million deal. For Dumba, 22, the deal is a standard bridge contract and he knows that. Dumba became an NHL regu…Share TweetTwins-Giants make win-win deal as Eduardo Nunez heads westShare Tweet
Adrian Peterson's NFL Mutant Ninja TurtlesJul 28Adrian Peterson outed himself as Donatello, so we tried to figure out who his Ninja Turtles brothers would be.
Vikings want Zimmer to grow with young playersJul 28Adam Schefter, Field Yates and Louis Riddick think the Vikings made a smart move locking up Mike Zimmer.
Mike Greenberg remembers Dennis GreenJul 25Mike Greenberg reflects on Dennis Green's passion for fishing, and how sad he is that he will never get the chance to go with him.
Dennis Green's eye for talent unmatchedJul 24John Saunders offers his thoughts on the career of Dennis Green and the impact he had on the NFL on and off the field after Green died earlier this week.