Posts Tagged Minnesota

Timberwolves beat Bucks 110-91

Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Knight (11) passes the ball off while covered by Minnesota Timberwolves' Gorgui Dieng (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic has been limited by ankle problems in his four-year NBA career, prompting the coaching staff to cap his minutes this season in an effort to keep him healthy.

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Twins decline $3.6M option on reliever Burton

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have declined their $3.6 million option for 2015 on reliever Jared Burton, who gets a $200,000 buyout and becomes eligible for free agency after the World Series.

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City attorney: Minneapolis can’t ban Redskins name

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Attorney’s office says the city can’t ban the Redskins name when Washington plays the Vikings at the University of Minnesota next month.

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Rookie McKinnon making progress with Vikings

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Jerick McKinnon has had more than just the NFL and Minnesota’s offense to learn this year.

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Attorneys attack alleged victim in sex tape case

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys for two hockey players charged with making a sex video with a 15-year-old girl at a Moorhead motel last winter are calling her a “sexual predator” who was competing with another woman to have sex with as many players as possible.

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