(San Jose, CA) — The Wild scored three goals in the third period as their comeback fell short against the Sharks en route to a 6-5 loss. Minnesota got goals from Brad Hunt, Ryan Donato and Jason Zucker in the final period. Eric Staal and Luke Kumin scored for the Wild as well. Minnesota remains at 11 points and will visit the Coyotes tomorrow.
(Minneapolis, MN) — On the hardwood, the Timberwolves will host the Warriors tonight. Minnesota is coming off a 137-121 loss at the Grizzlies on Wednesday. The Timberwolves are 4-and-3 to begin the season
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are hard at work as they put the finishing touches on their game plan for when they visit the Cowboys on Sunday Night Football. Minnesota is looking to bounce back after falling 26-23 at the Chiefs this past Sunday. Defensive tackle Linval Joseph and cornerback Trae Waynes sat out Thursday’s practice.
(Minneapolis, MN) — A pair of Twins are taking home the Silver Slugger Award in baseball. Mitch Garver was named the American League Silver Slugger winner for catcher. Nelson Cruz took home the award for the designated hitter position.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers have a big test ahead of them Saturday. 17th-ranked Minnesota will welcome number-four Penn State to town. Both programs are a perfect 8-and-0.
(Undated) — In college football action, North Dakota State hosts Western Illinois tomorrow. The Bison are 9-and-0. North Dakota will visit Weber State tomorrow. The Fighting Hawks are 5-and-3.
(Undated) — In college basketball action, North Dakota State defeated Mayville State 93-53. The Bison improve to 1-and-1. North Dakota defeated Crown College 86-61.
(Minneapolis, MN) — In college basketball action, Minnesota will host Oklahoma tomorrow. The Golden Gophers won their first game of the season defeating Cleveland State 85-50 at home on Tuesday.