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A week before Missouri defensive lineman and NFL prospect Michael Sam announced he was gay, former Augsburg football player Scott Cooper said teammates treated him the same after he came out.Upvote Share Tweet
Good vs. Bad; Wolves lose 107-89howlintwolf.com Updated Feb 10Love vs. D12 AND Jones is always a tough matchup Every competition ends with a winner and a loser heading back to their respective locker rooms. As a fan, joy of competitive sports is not knowing before the game even starts who could win. There are alwa…Upvote Share TweetMinnesota Twins General Manager Terry Ryan, 60, said he had skin cancer and would not be with the team for the start of spring training.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 10Dwight Howard had 18 points and 15 rebounds, and the surging Houston Rockets used a fourth-quarter push to hold off the Minnesota Timberwolves 107-89 Monday night for their sixth consecutive victory.Upvote Share TweetThe Timberwolves say coach Rick Adelman will miss Monday night's game against Houston due to personal reasons.Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings add Hank Fraley as assistant offensive line coachprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 10A former NFL offensive lineman has joined the Vikings’ coaching staff. The Vikings announced the hiring of former Eagles, Browns and Rams center Hank Fraley as assistant offensive line coach on Monday. Fraley played 11 NFL seasons and started 123 games.…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Love takes out full-page newspaper ad to thank Wolves fans for All-Star starter votesyahoo.com Updated Feb 10When the third round of voting results for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans were released on Jan. 9, Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love found himself in fourth place among Western Conference frontcourt players with 483,031 votes — …Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Vanek, Miller & Callahan trade buzzthehockeynews.com Updated Feb 10The NHL’s Olympic roster freeze passed quietly, disappointing those expecting an early preview of the March 5 trade deadline. One reason is only five teams (Buffalo Sabres, Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Florida Panthers and New York Islanders) can be…Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings' coaching staff is division's smallestESPN.com Updated Feb 10MINNEAPOLIS -- Now that the Minnesota Vikings have finally announced their coaching staff for the 2014 season, we can take a look at the list of assistants and see what trends emerge with the group new coach Mike Zimmer has put together. And as it turns…Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings' NFL draft 'big board' taking shapestartribune.com Updated Feb 10The Vikings officially get into draft mode on Monday as they start to assemble their big board for the NFL Draft in May.Upvote Share Tweet
Rockets Win Sixth StraightFeb 10Kevin Love had 31 points and 10 rebounds, but Dwight Howard countered with 18 points and 15 rebounds of his own to lead the Rockets past the Timberwolves 107-89.
Raptors Turn Away PelicansFeb 10Kyle Lowry had 19 points and 12 assists to lead the Raptors past the Pelicans 108-101.
Twins GM Diagnosed With CancerFeb 10Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Monday he has been diagnosed with cancer and will not be with the team for the start of spring training.