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Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter, seen here March 24, suffered a broken right ankle a week later. Defenseman depth could limit his minutes this year. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Wild defenseman Suter: ‘I’m starting to feel more comfortable out there’
43 min 3 sec ago
Arizona State sophomore Johnny Walker leads the nation in goals with 17 at the holiday break. He returned to his native Arizona after three seasons of junior hockey with the Minot Minotauros and is a fan favorite at Oceanside Ice Arena, the Sun Devils' temporary home rink. Arizona State Athletics.
Postcard from Tempe: College hockey blooms in the desert
3 hours 17 min ago
December 17, 2018
Monday prep summaries
19 hours 40 min ago
New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara (41) runs into the end zone past Carolina Panthers free safety Mike Adams (29) during the second half at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. Jim Dedmon / USA TODAY Sports
Saints pull low-scoring win over Panthers
19 hours 51 min ago
Gophers quarterback commit Jacob Clark impressed where it’s toughest: Texas
20 hours 28 min ago
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) celebrates during the second quarter against the Sacramento Kings at Target Center. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Balanced Timberwolves blitz Kings
20 hours 42 min ago
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson (67) reacts after a call during the third quarter against the Boston Celtics at Target Center on Dec. 1. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves' Gibson says he wasn't aware of controversial Instagram likes
21 hours 10 min ago
Minnesota defensive end Danielle Hunter (99) smiles as he scores a touchdown against Detroit in the fourth quarter of an NFL game at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018. The Vikings beat Detroit 24-9. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Vikings' Danielle Hunter could go from Pro Bowl visitor to player
21 hours 25 min ago
Calgary Flames left wing Matthew Tkachuk (19) and Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba (24) fight during the first period Saturday, Dec. 15 at Xcel Energy Center. David Berding / USA TODAY Sports
Boudreau: 'We've got to suck it up' as Wild lose Dumba to injury
December 17, 2018 - 5:48pm
A helicopter flies low so this bull moose can be darted with a tranquilizer in January 2013 in northeast Minnesota. Moose numbers in northern Minnesota have declined, and researchers attribute at least some of the decline to climate change. Courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
‘It’s never been so extreme’: Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
December 17, 2018 - 5:42pm
Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski looks on during the first quarter against the Miami Dolphins at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Dec. 16, 2018. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Vikings’ Mike Zimmer tells new offensive coordinator to run more, and he delivers
December 17, 2018 - 5:40pm
Minnesota Vikings tight end Tyler Conklin (83) carries the ball during the third quarter against the Miami Dolphins at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Dec. 16, 2018. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Vikings rookie Tyler Conklin makes most of opportunity in passing game
December 17, 2018 - 5:14pm
Harv Graczyk. GoFundMe photo
Minnesota youth hockey coach dies after hitting head on ice
December 17, 2018 - 3:36pm
Philadelphia Flyers head coach Dave Hakstol stands behind the bench in a September game. Eric Hartline / USA TODAY Sports
NHL's Flyers fire former UND head coach Hakstol
December 17, 2018 - 1:25pm
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 17, 2018
December 17, 2018 - 1:07pm