(Minneapolis, MN) — The Timberwolves were outscored by 13 in the fourth quarter and lost 115-108 to the Hornets at the Target Center. D’Angelo Russell posted 26 points and 11 assists, while Malik Beasley had 28 points for Minnesota, which played without Karl-Anthony Towns. The Wolves head into the All-Star break second-to-last in the West at 16-and-37.
(St. Paul, MN) — The Wild resume their four-game homestand tonight against the New York Rangers at The X. Minnesota has split the first two on the stand after Tuesday’s 4-0 rout of Vegas. The Wild have won four-of-five overall and sit at 27-23-and-6 on the season. The Rangers enter at 28-23-and-4.
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins will hold their first workout of the spring today in Fort Myers. Pitchers and catchers reported for camp yesterday. Position players are scheduled to report by Monday. The Twins open up spring play with an exhibition against the Minnesota Golden Gophers on February 21st.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers will return to the hardwood Sunday when they host 17th-ranked Iowa at Williams Arena. The Gophers look to bounce back from Saturday’s 83-77 loss at Penn State. Minnesota is now 12-and-11 on the season and 6-and-7 in Big Ten play.
(Undated) — North Dakota State and North Dakota are both back on the hardwood this weekend. The Bison will host Purdue Fort Wayne tomorrow night, while the Fighting Hawks visit Western Illinois on Saturday. NDSU has won five in-a-row to improve to 18-and-7 including 9-and-2 in Summit League play. UND is 11-and-14 and 5-and-6.
(Daytona Beach, FL) — Qualifying for the Daytona 500 continues today with the Blue Greens Vacation Duels at Daytona Motor Speedway. Ricky Stenhouse Junior won the pole this past Sunday. The 62nd running of the Daytona 500 takes place this Sunday to kick off the 2020 NASCAR season. The White House confirmed Donald Trump will attend the race.