Pro Sports Archive

Wild Win Third Straight, Beat Kings In Shootout

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Nino Niederreiter scored the tying goal early in the third period and netted the only goal in a four-round shootout to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night. The Wild, playing their first game since leading scorer Mikko Koivu broke his ankle Saturday at Washington, have [...]

T-Wolves Back To .500, Again

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

The Timberwolves were back in action last night and got a much needed win blowing out the 76ers 126-95. Minnesota scored 70 points in the first half and had 105 at the end of the third quarter. The Wolves were led by Kevin Love with 26 poitns, 17 rebounds and four assists. Nikola Pekovic had [...]

Timberwolves Win, Back Above .500

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

The Minnesota Timberwolves picked up a win last night and got back to .500. Ricky Rubio, Kevin Love, Nikola Pekovic and company made it look pretty easy as they coasted past the New Orleans Pelicans 124-112. Minnesota is back to 16-16 overall, and have a much easier schedule ahead. Pekovic led Minnesota with 22 points [...]

Vikings Fire Frazier

Monday, December 30th, 2013

The happiness of Sunday’s win for the Minnesota Vikings was short lived. Although the team won the final game at Metrodome 14-13 over the Lions, head coach Leslie Frazier was fired on Monday. Frazier finished his third full year at the helm with a 19-29-1 record and one playoff appearance. “Unfortunately, we did not achieve [...]

Packers Get Miracle Finish, Dome Now Finished

Monday, December 30th, 2013

On Sunday the Vikings won their final game ever at the Metrodome. The Packers won their final regular season game and have made the playoffs as an improbable NFC North Champion at 8-7-1. For the Vikes, it was a 14-13 win over the Lions in a meaningless game that wasn’t actually meaningless at all. The [...]

All Four NFC North Teams Lose, Packers To Face Bears Sunday For Division Championship

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

Week 16 of the NFL Schedule saw all four NFC North team’s lose, setting up what will effectively be an NFC North Championship game next weekend between the Packers and the Bears. First off, the Vikings got smashed on Sunday at the Cincinnati Bengals 42-14. Minnesota had Adrian Peterson back in the lineup after he [...]

UPDATE: Packers Rule Out Aaron Rodgers

Friday, December 20th, 2013

Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) has been formally ruled out for Week 16. Matt Flynn will pick up his fourth straight start. Coach Mike McCarthy explained after Friday’s practice that the Packers’ organization had a “lot of conversation” about green lighting Rodgers to face the Steelers, but ultimately determined “we are not ready for him to play.” [...]