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Love booed loudly by fans in his return to Minnesota

In this Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love talks with a teammate during an NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers in Cleveland. The surging Cleveland Cavaliers visit Minnesota on Saturday for the first time since they acquired Kevin Love from the Timberwolves in the summer blockbuster deal.  (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Love expected to be booed by Timberwolves fans in his first game back in Minnesota since he was traded to Cleveland last summer.

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Penn State holds off Minnesota rally in 63-58 win

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — D.J. Newbill scored 12 points, Jordan Dickerson blocked a shot with 4 seconds left and Penn State held off a late Minnesota rally to defeat the Gophers 63-58 Wednesday night.

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Coyle’s late goal lifts Wild past Oilers

Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter (22) checks Edmonton Oilers' Derek Roy (8) during first period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, on Tuesday Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — A trip to Edmonton usually seems to be able to break the Minnesota Wild out of a funk.

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Westbrook, Ibaka help Thunder beat Timberwolves 92-84

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots in front of teammate Serge Ibaka (9), and Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14), center Gorgui Dieng (5) and guard Mo Williams (25) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook scored 18 points, Serge Ibaka added 13 points and a season-high 19 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 92-84 on Monday night without the injured Kevin Durant.

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No. 25 Rutgers women beat No. 21 Minnesota, 66-61

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Tyler Scaife scored a season-high 28 points, on 12-of-21 shooting, to lead No. 25 Rutgers women past No. 21 Minnesota 66-61 on Saturday night.

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