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The Vikings have tiptoed around the topic of whether receiver Percy Harvin will be on the team in 2013. Harvin has opted to take a different approach. He’s not talking. (Other than to say he’s not talking.) “I got nothing to say about any of tha
Rollout of high-tech bingo games is delayedUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetFirst e-bingo game has not been certified as meeting state standards.Source: startribune.com
Baseball America’s top 100 prospects: a team-by-team breakdownUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetFor teams like the Miami Marlins and the Minnesota Twins, this is probably the closest thing they're getting to a World Series win in 2013. Baseball America released its annual list of the game's top 100 prospects on Tuesday. While Texas Rangers infield…Source: yahoo.com
Trade rumors nothing new for Timberwolves' WilliamsUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetThe first time Derrick Williams saw his name appear in trade rumors, it stung him a little bit.Source: nba.com
Worley adjusting to offseason curveballUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetRight-hander Vance Worley is coming off elbow surgery and getting acclimated to a new team and league, but the right-hander is confident his offseason of change will lead to good things for himself and the Twins.Source: MLB.com
What to do with defensive free agents: Vikings linebacker situation needs addressingUpdated Feb 19 Share TweetThe Vikings have 10 players headed for unrestricted free agency in March. On defense, three of their four UFAs are linebackers. So what happens next?Source: startribune.comShare TweetThe Bears' defense was its strength in 2012. It's the team's biggest liability in 2013. The new Monsters of the Midway are getting old, and they need help, Dennis Dillon writes.Source: CNNSI.com
Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…Feb 19Although there are four teams with more than $30 million in cap room with the dawn of free agency two weeks away, I expect this to be a stingy season for one of the best free agent classes ever.
NBA Coast to Coast: Second-half storylines to watch in EastFeb 19Here's a look at some of the top second-half storylines to watch in the East.