• Minnesota Wild center Mikael Granlund (64), of Finland, passes the puck around Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin (91) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Seguin scores in OT and Stars beat Wild 4-3

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored with just over a minute remaining in overtime and the Dallas Stars came back from a three-goal deficit to beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Saturday night.

  • Wisconsin running back Taiwan Deal (28) goes airborne past Minnesota linebacker De'Vondre Campbell, left, to score in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

    Minnesota run over in 12th straight loss to Wisconsin, 31-21

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than anything on Saturday, the Minnesota Golden Gophers were hoping to walk out of TCF Bank Stadium with Paul Bunyan’s Axe, a coveted trophy they have not held since 2003.

  • Wisconsin running back Taiwan Deal (28) celebrates after scoring against Minnesota in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

    Wisconsin beats Minnesota for 12th straight time, 31-21

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dare Ogunbowale rushed for a career-high 155 yards and a touchdown and Wisconsin beat Minnesota for the 12th straight time, 31-21 on Saturday.

  • Minnesota Timberwolves forward Adreian Payne, center, looks to pass between Sacramento Kings' Ben McLemore, left, and Rajon Rondo, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Nov. 27, 2015.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

    Wiggins scores 22 as Timberwolves beat Kings 101-91

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — For a team that has struggled at home this season, the Minnesota Timberwolves have fared surprisingly well away from Target Center.

  • Minnesota guard Carlos Morris (11) shoots the ball against  Nebraska-Omaha forward Jake White (43) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 27, 2015 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

    Minnesota holds off Nebraska-Omaha 93-90

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joey King wasn’t happy about missing the last eight minutes of the first half. But he made good use of his time on the bench.

  • In this Nov. 21, 2015, file photo, Minnesota's quarterback Mitch Leidner (7) scrambles against Illinois in the first quarter during an NCAA college football game in Minneapolis. Paul Bunyan’s Axe is on the line and bowl eligibility for the Gophers _ and both quarterbacks are dealing with injuries. Leidner tweaked his left ankle in last week’s win against Illinois and said he was hopeful he would be ready to go. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien, File)

    Wisconsin vs. Minnesota: A rivalry that really isn’t one

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As far as rivalries go, the longest-running one in college football really hasn’t been much of one lately.

  • Minnesota Timberwolves’ Andrew Wiggins, center, attempts a shot between Atlanta Hawks’ Mike Muscala, left, and Lamar Patterson in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

    LaVine steps up to help Wolves beat Hawks 99-95

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — No one Minnesota Timberwolves player dominated on Wednesday night. It was different players at different points of the game coming up with timely shots, tough defense or the extra pass.

  • Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk, center, covers the net as  Wild defenseman Jonas Brodin (25), of Sweden, and Vancouver Canucks left wing Alex Burrows, right, chase the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Vrbata scores twice, Canucks beats Wild 3-2

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Radim Vrbata scored twice, Jannik Hansen once and the Vancouver Canucks held off the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Wednesday night.

  • 2 hockey players plead guilty in Minnesota sex tape case

    MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Two junior hockey players will serve jail time after pleading guilty to making a sex video with a teenage girl in Moorhead.

  • Timberwolves host 100 military members for practice

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves are hosting 100 members of the military as a way of saying thank you for their service.