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Minnesota Sports

Abmas lifts Oral Roberts over St. Thomas (MN) 81-66

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Max Abmas matched his season high with 38 points making of 10 of 11 foul shots and Oral Roberts beat St. Thomas (MN) 81-66 on Thursday night. Issac McBride had 11 points and Elijah Lufile grabbed 10 rebounds for Oral Roberts (10-6, 4-1 Summit League). Parker Bjorklund ...

Kaprozov scores in 4th straight, Wild beat Bruins 3-2

By DOUG ALDEN Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov scored in his fourth straight game, Matt Boldy got a goal in his NHL debut and the Minnesota Wild snapped a five-game skid with a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Boldy, who played at Boston College last season ...

Cousins returns from COVID-19 absence to Vikings for finale

By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Pro Football Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With Kirk Cousins cleared from COVID-19 protocols, the Minnesota Vikings plan to play their starting quarterback in the meaningless final game against Chicago along with the rest of their regulars who are healthy enough for ...

Towns, Russell return; Timberwolves beat Thunder 98-90

By BRIAN HALL Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 17 points and 16 rebounds, while D'Angelo Russell struggled on 3-of-12 shooting in their return to the lineup for the Minnesota Timberwolves in a 98-90 win against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night. Anthony ...

Wolves rout Clippers 122-104 to snap 3-game skid

By BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Edwards scored 28 points to lead six players in double figures and the Minnesota Timberwolves routed the Los Angeles Clippers 122-104 on Monday night to end a three-game skid. The Wolves gained a split in LA after losing by five to ...

Cockburn, Illinois dominate Minnesota 76-53

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kofi Cockburn had 29 points, 10 rebounds and a season-high four blocks for his eighth double-double of the season and Illinois dominated Minnesota 76-53 on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win in the series. Cockburn scored five points in a 9-0 run to open the second ...

4-time Olympian Hilary Knight headlines US team for Beijing

By DAVE CAMPBELL and JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writers MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hilary Knight was selected for a USA Hockey record-tying fourth Olympics, one of 15 players with prior Winter Games experience on the U.S. women's national team seeking to defend its gold medal in Beijing next month. The ...

Kyrou keeps Blues warm with 2 goals in 6-4 win vs Wild

By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Sports Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues boarded their bus to the game in a humorous ensemble of shorts, Hawaiian shirts and flip-flops, lightening the mood before the coldest outdoor game in NHL history. Jordan Kyrou and his linemates made the Winter Classic ...

With Kirk Cousins out, Vikings’ playoff hopes disintegrate

By STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings' offense didn't show much sign of life without Kirk Cousins around. By the end of the night, the Vikings' playoff hopes were dead. Two nights after their starting quarterback was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 ...

James, Monk help Lakers edge Timberwolves 108-103

By BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 26 points, Malik Monk added 22 and the Los Angeles Lakers hung on to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-103 on Sunday night for the first time in three meetings this season. A couple of streaks came to an end in the ...