(Minneapolis, MN) — The Timberwolves were outscored by 14 in the third quarter on their way to a 127-116 loss to the Jazz at the Target Center. Jeff Teague tallied a game-high 32 points off the bench for the Wolves, who fell to 10-and-14 with their sixth straight loss. Andrew Wiggins netted 26 points and Karl-Anthony Towns had 21 to go with 11 boards in defeat. The Wolves host the Clippers tomorrow.
(St. Paul, MN) — The Wild resume their three-game homestand tonight against the Edmonton Oilers at The X. Minnesota opened the stand with a 3-2 shootout loss to Anaheim on Tuesday. The Wild sit at 14-12-and-5 overall. The Oilers enter with at 18-11-and-4.
(Baltimore, MD) — MVP front-runner Lamar Jackson and the Ravens host the Jets on Thursday Night Football. Jackson has been nursing a quad injury, but says he plans to play. The 11-and-2 Ravens have already locked up a playoff spot but can clinch the AFC North with a win. The Jets are 5-and-8. Pro Bowl safety Jamal Adams is doubtful with an ankle injury.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings continue to prepare for the Chargers. Minnesota will visit Los Angeles in its final road game on Sunday. The Wild will then host the Packers and Bears to close out the season. The 9-and-4 Vikes sit one game behind the Packers for first place in the NFC North, but currently hold the second NFC wild card.
(Undated) — Vinnie Shahid scored a career-high 30 points as North Dakota State won 71-62 at CSU Northridge. The Bison improved to 7-and-2 on the season. NDSU hosts Montana State on Monday. Elsewhere, North Dakota is off the hardwood until next Tuesday. The 4-and-7 Fighting Hawks will host Northland College.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers are back on the hardwood Sunday hosting second-ranked Ohio State at Williams Arena. Minnesota opened Big Ten play with a 72-52 setback at Iowa on Monday. The Gophers are 4-and-5 overall.