(Goodridge, MN) — Zach Herfindahl, Eagle River, WI, took the checkered flag on Sunday to win the inaugural Goodridge-Grygla 500 on Sunday, February 10, 2019. Herfindahl finished the 2-day, 500 miles race on his Arctic Cat, with a total elapsed time just over 7 hours and 8 minutes, nearly a full 2-minutes ahead of the second place finisher, Aaron Christensen (Polaris) of Alberta, CA.
(Daytona Beach, FL) — Reigning NASCAR rookie of the Year William Byron will be starting the 2019 Daytona 500 up front. Byron claimed the pole during qualifying on Sunday. The Hendrick Motorsports driver will be joined up front in “The Great American Race” by teammate Alex Bowman. The 2019 Daytona 500 runs on Sunday.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Timberwolves look to snap a four-game slide as the L.A. Clippers come to town tonight. Minnesota is 25-and-30 on the season and sits five games behind L.A. for the eighth seed in the Western Conference. Following Wednesday’s game against the Rockets, Minnesota will be off until next Friday due to the All-Star break.
(Fort Myers, FL) — Baseball season is back. Pitchers and catchers for the Minnesota Twins report to spring training in Fort Myers, Florida on Wednesday. Position players will arrive on Sunday.
(Brooklyn, NY) — Devon Toews scored the go-ahead goal in the second to lift the Islanders to a 2-1 victory over the Wild in Brooklyn. Mikael Granlund scored the lone goal for Minnesota. Devan Dubnyk allowed two goals on 34 shots for Minnesota, which has lost five of its last six. The Wild host the Flyers tomorrow.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers look to snap a three-game losing streak on Wednesday when they visit Nebraska. Minnesota is 16-and-8 on the season and 6-and-7 in the Big Ten. The gophers fell to Michigan State on Saturday.