Posts Tagged Minnesota

Harlon Hill finalist Vander Laan leads AP Little All-America

Harlon Hill Trophy finalists Jason Vander Laan of Ferris State and Anthony Bilal of Lake Erie highlight The Associated Press Little All-America team, honoring the top players in Divisions II and III and NAIA.

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Mankato man recovering after severe brain injury

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A former Minnesota State University linebacker who was gravely injured in a confrontation in a downtown nightlife district last spring says he’s getting better day by day.

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Kane’s late goal lifts Blackhawks past Wild 5-3

Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) trips Minnesota Wild right wing Nino Niederreiter on a breakaway against goalie Antti Raanta, during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Chicago. Niederreiter was awarded a penalty shot on the play which he made. The Blackhawks won 5-3. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 3:28 left, and the Chicago Blackhawks bounced back to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on Tuesday night for their 13th win in 15 games.

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Vikings give Greenway award for community service

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has been selected for the team’s Community Man of the Year award.

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Twins welcome their latest Santana

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ervin Santana’s given name was Johan. This was a fine way to be identified for the right-hander raised in the Dominican Republic and working his way up through the minor leagues.

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