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Wide receiver Percy Harvin will be one of the most watched Vikings this offseason as the team and player try to figure out if their working relationship will continue in 2013. Just after the end of the season, coach Leslie Frazier said he saw no reason …
Minnesota Timberwolves 98, Portland Trail Blazers 100Updated Feb 5 Share TweetGame Summary Too little, too late. Hosting the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night, the Minnesota Timberwolves nearly overcame a 19-point fourth quarter deficit but ultimately fell by a score of 100-98 to their division rivals. After enduring a 3-12 …Source: timberpups.com
Falling short; Wolves lose 100-98Updated Feb 5 Share TweetAldridge was simply unstoppable against the Wolves Two Positives: Jonah: For those who waited around long enough through the slum of a game that was the first three-and-a-half quarters, congrats because this one really got interesting fast. In typical R…Source: howlintwolf.com
In a Super Bowl tribute, the Minnesota Timberwolves turn out their arena lights (VIDEO)Updated Feb 5 Share TweetA year ago we had a hard time figuring out just exactly what shut out the lights during an Indiana Pacers/(then) New Jersey Nets tilt at Indianapolis’ Banker’s Life Fieldhouse. A few days after Sunday’s Super Bowl, we’re still trying to determineSource: yahoo.com
Dreaming of the Eagles' home openerUpdated Feb 5 Share TweetOn Monday, we noted the possibility that the Green Bay Packers or Minnesota Vikings could open the season in the NFL's annual kickoff game at the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens. Here's another Week 1 quirk to consider, courtesy of NFC East colleag…Source: ESPN.com
LeBron James Sets A Personal Record; Indiana Beats Chicago In Possible Playoff PreviewUpdated Feb 5 Share Tweet“How about LeBron James? Twenty-seven points, eight rebounds, eight assists. Another average game for LeBron James.” That was an actual statement made on Miami’s broadcast. James would go on to finish with 31 points in the Heat’s five-point win ovSource: dimemag.com
Rand: Not so dandy RandyUpdated Feb 5 Share TweetMaybe Randy Moss, the self-proclaimed greatest receiver ever, always has made it look so easy that when he fails, he’s an easy target.Source: startribune.com
Peter King: More on two Super Bowl XLVII controversies; mailFeb 5It's the first day of the rest of our lives. Thirty-one weeks and two days until opening night at M&T Bank Stadium and the world champion Ravens host the opener of the 2013 season. Time to breathe a little bit. And by the way, if you haven't seen vi…
Coast to Coast - Who can beat the Miami Heat in East?Feb 5Our experts discuss what teams in the Eastern Conference could challenge the Heat in the playoffs?
Running Diary: The New Fast & Furious 6 Extended TrailerFeb 5February 5 is now a holiday. In less than an hour this morning, we learned Gus Johnson is calling the 2018 World Cup, Keith Law's annual list of the t...