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Minnesota Vikings to Sign QB Kirk Cousins
According to multiple sources the Vikings have agreed to a 3-year $84 Million contract with free agent quarterback Kirk Cousins. The deal is reportedly guaranteed, but cannot become official until midnight because that's when the new NFL fiscal year begins.
Twins Winter Caravan Coming to St. Cloud January 22nd
The Twins Winter Caravan will be stopping in St. Cloud Monday January 22. Outfielder Eddie Rosario, starting pitcher Jose Berrios and General Manager Thad Levine will be making the trip.
Tech and Sauk Rapids Host Playoff Games Tonight
Playoff time has arrived for area football teams.
Timberwolves Edge Thunder on Wiggins’ Buzzer Beater
The Timberwolves edged the Thunder in Oklahoma City 115-113 last night to steal a win on the road. Andrew Wiggins made a 35-foot 3-point shot as time expired to beat the Thunder after Carmelo Anthony sank a 3-point shot to give OKC a 1-point lead...
Spurs Top Timberwolves to Start the Season
The Timberwolves lost 107-99 at San Antonio to start the season last night. Minnesota trailed by 4 at halftime and were out-rebounded 50-42. Minnesota shot 43 percent while Spurs shot 46 percent.
St. Cloud State Hockey Ranked #2/#3 Nationally
The St. Cloud State men's hockey is ranked #3 in this week's USCHO.com poll and #2 USA Today/USA Hockey poll. The Huskies are 3-0 and posting a pair of wins against Alaska-Fairbanks last weekend.
St. Cloud State Football Falls at UMD 34-21
The St. Cloud State football team lost 34-21 at Minnesota-Duluth last night. SCSU trailed 20-0 at halftime. Justin Czech threw for 207 yards and 2 touchdowns for the Huskies.
Twins Outscore Blue Jays 13-7; Play Yankees Tonight
The Twins overcame a 5-0 deficit to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 13-7 Sunday to split the 4 game series at 2 games apiece. Minnesota fell behind 5-0 in the 2nd inning before Minnesota scored 7 runs in the 2nd and 6 more in the 5th.
Twins Edge White Sox 5-4 on Kepler Hit-by-Pitch
The Twins came from behind to beat the White Sox 5-4 Thursday at Target Field. Max Kepler was hit by pitch with the bases loaded in the 9th inning to plate the winning run. Eddie Rosario singled in the tying run prior to that in the 9th.
Vikings Extend Xavier Rhodes Contract
The Vikings have signed cornerback Xavier Rhodes to a 6-year contract extension worth an estimated $78 Million with $41 Million guaranteed. Rhodes was selected to the pro bowl in 2016, his first pro bowl selection.
Huskies Blank Rox 6-0
The St. Cloud Rox lost 6-0 at Joe Faber Field to the Duluth Huskies last night. Duluth broke the scoreless tie with 5 runs in the 8th inning and added 1 run in the 9th. St. Cloud managed 6 hits and Dan Scheemann getting 2 of them.
Rox Return to Action Tonight
The St. Cloud Rox return to action tonight after taking the last 3 days off for the Northwoods League All Star break. The Rox host Duluth tonight at 7:05, pregame on AM 1390 at 6:35.