Posts Tagged Minnesota

Wild beat Sharks 4-3 in shootout

Minnesota Wild center Kyle Brodziak and right wing Justin Fontaine (14) celebrate Brodziak's goal against San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi during the third period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The Wild won 4-3 in a shootout. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Another late push resulted in a second straight victory for the Minnesota Wild.

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Young, Wolves hold off Pistons 97-91

Minnesota Timberwolves'  Thaddeus Young, left, shoots as Detroit Pistons' Brandon Jennings looks on in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Timberwolves won 97-91. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves’ youth movement is in full effect, with Andrew Wiggins and Co. ushering in a new era in the wake of Kevin Love’s departure.

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Gasol powers Memphis past Minnesota 105-101

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14) dribbles against Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, center, and Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Grizzlies are 1-0 for the first time in a long, long time. In fact, all the way back to the team’s days in Vancouver.

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Wild rally for 4-3 win at Boston

Boston Bruins' Milan Lucic (17) celebrates his goal with teammate Brad Marchand (63) in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild in Boston, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — It was a difficult but rewarding split for the Minnesota Wild.

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Rubio confident as contract deadline nears

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It can be easy to forget the electricity that crackled through Target Center every time Ricky Rubio walked to the scorer’s table to check in during his rookie season with Minnesota.

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