(St. Paul, MN) — Mika Zibanejad and Artemi Panarin scored in the first two rounds of the shootout to lift the Rangers past the Wild 4-3 at The X. Ryan Donato, Jonas Brodin and Jordan Greenway scored for the Wild, who have dropped two-of-three. The Wild host the Sharks tomorrow.
(Chicago, IL) — The Timberwolves are off for the next week for the NBA All-Star break. The team does not have any representatives in this year’s game, however, Wolves guard Josh Okogie will play for The World in tonight’s Rising Stars Game in Chicago. The Wolves will return to action next Friday.
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins continue workouts today in Fort Myers. Position players are scheduled to report to spring camp by Monday. The Twins open up spring play with an exhibition against the Minnesota Golden Gophers next Friday.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers are back in action Sunday hosting 17th-ranked Iowa at Williams Arena. Minnesota has been off since last Saturday’s 83-77 loss at Penn State. The Gophers sit at 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 tonight, while the Fighting Hawks visit Western Illinois tomorrow. 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.
(Honolulu, HI) — North Dakota State baseball opens its season tonight in Hawaii. It’s the start of a four-game series with the Rainbow Warriors. The Bison will then visit UC Davis next Thursday through Saturday. NDSU’s first home game won’t be until April 3rd.