(Tampa, FL) — Devan Dubnyk made 25 saves and Jason Zucker posted his first career hat trick as the Wild blanked the Lightning 3-0 in Tampa. Dubnyk earned his second shutout of the season as Minnesota extended its point streak to eight straight games. The Wild wrap up their three-game road trip tonight at Florida.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Timberwolves are back home to take on the Wizards tomorrow night at the Target Center. The Knicks will come to town on Sunday before Minnesota heads back out on the road next week. The Wolves have lost four-of-five to dip to 30-and-35 on the season, six-and-a-half games out of a playoff spot.
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins pounded out 18 hits in a 12-1 rout of the Red Sox in Fort Myers. Brent Rooker and Jimmy Kerrigan both homered for Minnesota, and Luke Raley drove in four runs. Starter Kohl Stewart tossed two innings of one-run ball. The Twins host the Rays today.
(College Park, MD) — The Golden Gophers visit 24th-ranked Maryland tonight to close out the regular season. Minnesota has won two in-a-row after Tuesday’s 73-69 upset of Purdue in its home finale. The Gophers are 19-and-11, including 9-and-10 in Big Ten play.
(Undated) — North Dakota State and North Dakota are headed to Sioux Falls for the Summit League Tournament this weekend. The fourth-seeded Bison will battle Oral Roberts on Sunday in first round action. The seventh-seeded Fighting Hawks will face Omaha on Saturday. The semifinals will be held on Monday with the championship game on Tuesday.
(Englewood, CO) — The quarterback carousel continues in the NFL this offseason. Multiple reports say the Broncos are trading former starting QB Case Keenum to the Redskins. This comes just weeks after Denver agreed to acquire Joe Flacco from the Ravens. Denver went 6-and-10 last season. Trades will become official with the start of the new league year next week.