• Indiana Fever’s Briann January, center, attempts a layup between Minnesota Lynx’s Rebekkah Brunson, left, and Maya Moore, right, in the first half of Game 1 of the WNBA basketball finals Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

    Gritty Fever top Lynx 75-69 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Briann January had 19 points and six assists and the Indiana Fever stole home-court advantage in the WNBA Finals with a 75-69 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in Game 1 on Sunday.

  • Lynx, Fever meet in rematch of 2012 WNBA Finals

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore and the Minnesota Lynx waltzed into the 2012 WNBA Finals ready for a coronation.

  • Crash of Redskins team buses to cost Minneapolis $237K

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A crash last November involving buses carrying the Washington Redskins on their way to play the Minnesota Vikings will cost the city of Minneapolis more than $237,000.

  • Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett poses for a photo during  Timberwolves NBA media day in Minneapolis, Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Garnett returns to help Wolves, Mitchell while Flip is away

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Flip Saunders brought Kevin Garnett back home to help turn a young, impressionable Minnesota Timberwolves roster into a group that can pull the franchise out of a decade of futility.

  • Team captains begin countdown to Ryder Cup

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The battle for the Ryder Cup began Monday with a friendly exchange between rival captains in a Minneapolis skyscraper a half-hour away from the suburban course where the 17-inch trophy will be awarded this time next year.