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Paajarvi's OT goal gives Blues 4-3 win to oust Wild in 5

Magnus Paajarvi scored at the 9:42 mark in overtime, giving the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over Minnesota on Saturday in Game 5 of their playoff series, eliminating the Wild.

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Diaz's pinch-homer lifts Cardinals past Brewers 4-1

Aledmys Diaz hit a go-ahead pinch-homer in the seventh inning, Lance Lynn pitched six strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 Saturday night.

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Jones hit in face by pitch, Tigers beat Twins 5-4

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Twins slugger Miguel Sano punched Tigers catcher James McCann in the mask Saturday during a bench-clearing scrap in the fifth inning of Detroit's 5-4 victory over Minnesota. 

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Raptors beat Bucks 87-76 in slugfest, tie series at 2-2

DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 87-76 in a defensive slugfest on Saturday to tie their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series at two games apiece.

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Verlander falters, Cabrera hurt as Twins top Tigers 6-3

Justin Verlander stumbled again, Miguel Cabrera left after straining his right groin and the Detroit Tigers wasted a three-run lead Friday night against the Minnesota Twins, who burst ahead when Eddie Rosario hit a...

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Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

Adam Wainwright homered and drove in four runs while getting his first victory of the season, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 Friday night.

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Bucks overwhelm Raptors 104-77, take 2-1 series lead

Khris Middleton scored 20 points and the Milwaukee Bucks overwhelmed the cold-shooting Toronto Raptors for a 104-77 win on Thursday night to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series.

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NFL Schedule: Packers to begin 2017 season at home vs. Seattle

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The Green Bay Packers will begin the 2017-18 National Football League (NFL) season at home against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, September 10, it was announced by the NFL on Thursday.  

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NFL Schedule: Vikings begin season at home on Monday Night Football

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The Minnesota Vikings will begin the 2017 National Football League (NFL) season against the New Orleans Saints on ESPN's Monday Night Football on September 11, the league announced on Thursday.

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Bauer, Santana lift Indians over Twins, 6-2

Trevor Bauer struck out seven in 6 1/3 innings and Carlos Santana had two doubles and two RBIs to lead the Cleveland Indians over the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Thursday.

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Dubnyk, Wild beat Blues 2-0 to avoid elimination

Devan Dubnyk made 28 saves, Charlie Coyle scored in the first period and the Minnesota Wild avoided elimination with a 2-0 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 4 of the first-round playoff series on Wednesday night.

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Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

Addison Russell hit a three-run homer off Neftali Feliz that capped a four-run ninth inning and lifted the Chicago Cubs over the Milwaukee Brewers 7-4 Wednesday.

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Schwarber, Cubs rally past Brewers to snap 4-game skid

Kyle Schwarber and Miguel Montero each hit a two-run homer, Albert Almora Jr. and Jon Jay added run-scoring hits in a four-run sixth inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied from five down in a 9-7 win over the Milwaukee...

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Ramirez, Tomlin pace Indians past Twins, 11-4

Jose Ramirez homered and drove in two runs and Josh Tomlin gave up three runs in six innings to lead the Cleveland Indians to an 11-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.

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Lowry bounces back, Raptors edge Bucks to even series at 1-1

Kyle Lowry scored 22 points, including the clinching basket with less than 10 seconds to play, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 106-100 on Tuesday night, evening their first-round playoff series at 1-1.

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AJ Hawk to retire with the Green Bay Packers

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Linebacker A.J. Hawk will retire with the Green Bay Packers.

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Salazar sends Indians to 3-1 series-opening win vs Twins

Danny Salazar finished six innings strong after a shaky start, Michael Brantley homered and drove in two runs and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Monday night.

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Thames, Braun power Brewers past struggling Cubs 6-3

Eric Thames homered in his club record-tying fifth straight game and the streaking Milwaukee Brewers turned back the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Monday night.

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D Pionk to leave UMD after two seasons

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University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey sophomore defenseman Neal Pionk confirmed on Monday evening that he will leave after his second year with the program to play professional hockey. 

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Miska turns pro, appreciative of time with UMD Video included

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University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) freshman goaltender Hunter Miska announced on Saturday he would leave the Bulldogs after one season to pursue a career in the Nation Hockey League (NHL).  

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Garcia's 10th-inning homer leads White Sox over Twins 3-1

Avisail Garcia had a career-high four hits, including an opposite-field, two-run homer in the 10th inning that led the Chicago White Sox over the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Sunday.

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Blues top Wild 3-1, grab 3-0 series lead

Jaden Schwartz scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Jake Allen made 40 saves to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 3-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Sunday for a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.

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Braun, Thames homer to power Brewers over Reds 4-2

Ryan Braun hit a go-ahead, two-run homer, Eric Thames added a solo shot for his fifth home run of the series and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 Sunday for their fifth win in six games.

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Antetokounmpo scores 28 points, Bucks beat Raptors 97-83

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 28 points, rookie Malcolm Brogdon had 16 and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Toronto Raptors 97-83 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.

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Miska leaves UMD after one season, signs with NHL's Coyotes Video included

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After a dazzling freshman season that saw Hunter Miska lead the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team to the NCAA national title game, the Stacy, Minn. native announced on Saturday that he is forgoing his final three seasons of eligibility with the Bulldogs to sign with the NHL's Arizona Coyotes.  

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Santana's 1-hitter leads Twins over White Sox 6-0

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Ervin Santana pitched a one-hitter for the first complete-game victory by a pitcher in the major leagues this season, and the Minnesota Twins beat the White Sox 6-0 Saturday to stop Chicago's three-game winning streak.   

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Reds lose a starter, but Winker's double beats Brewers 7-5

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Jesse Winker doubled home the go-ahead runs with his first major league hit, and the Cincinnati Reds overcame two more homers by Eric Thames for a 7-5 victory on Saturday, ending the Milwaukee Brewers' four-game winning streak.

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Ex-Bulldog Stalock recalled by Wild

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Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) goaltender Alex Stalock has been recalled by the Minnesota Wild from their AHL affiliate Iowa Wild, it was announced on Saturday.  

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Late Schwartz goal gives Blues 3-2 win for 2-0 lead on Wild

Jaden Schwartz scored with 2:27 remaining during a 4-on-4 situation and the St. Louis Blues beat the Wild 2-1 on Friday night to leave Minnesota with a 2-0 lead in the first-round series.

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Brewers win 4th straight with 10-4 rout of Reds

Eric Thames homered for the second straight night and drove in three runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-4 Friday night.

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Braun, Thames homer as Milwaukee wins third straight game

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Ryan Braun and Eric Thames homered, Jimmy Nelson turned in his second straight strong start and the Milwaukee Brewers snapped Cincinnati's four-game winning streak, knocking off the Reds 5-1 Thursday night.

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Sano, Kepler combine for 6 RBI as Minnesota avoids sweep in Detroit

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Max Kepler, Miguel Sano and Robbie Grossman all homered for Minnesota, and the Twins took advantage of an uncharacteristically wild outing by Jordan Zimmermann in an 11-5 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Thursday.

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Towns makes NBA history, Timberwolves lose in regular season finale

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James Harden had his 22nd triple-double with 27 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists to help the Houston Rockets wrap up the regular season with a 123-118 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

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Without Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee falls to Boston in regular season finale

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Gerald Green scored 18 points, 10 of them in a 25-2 fourth-quarter run, and the Boston Celtics beat the resting Milwaukee Bucks 112-94 in the regular-season finale on Wednesday night to claim the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.

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Romine's grand slam lifts Detroit to second straight win over Minnesota

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Andrew Romine hit his first career grand slam, and the Detroit Tigers rallied from an early three-run deficit to beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Wednesday.

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Anderson sharp through seven as Brewers blank slumping Blue Jays

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Chase Anderson and two relievers combined on a four-hitter, Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Toronto 2-0 on Wednesday night to hand the struggling Blue Jays their fifth straight loss.

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Broxton, Santana homer, help Milwaukee spoil Toronto's home opener

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Keon Broxton and Domingo Santana hit solo home runs, Wily Peralta pitched six innings for his second victory in two starts and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Toronto 4-3 on Tuesday night, handing the slumping Blue Jays their sixth straight home opening loss.

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Oladipo lifts Thunder, Timberwolves lose fifth straight game

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Victor Oladipo scored 20 points and hit a jumper with 6.3 seconds to play to lift the Russell Westbrook-less Oklahoma City Thunder to a 100-98 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.

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Minnesota Timberwolves officially unveil new logo for 2017-18 season

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The Minnesota Timberwolves have officially unveiled the team's new logo, which will be used starting in the 2017-18 season, and it's being immediately met with a wide range of reaction on social media.

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Boyd, McCann lift Detroit to home win over Minnesota

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Matthew Boyd allowed one hit in six outstanding innings, and James McCann homered in the fifth to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday.

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Soucy signs entry-level NHL contract with Minnesota Wild

Carson Soucy skates at UMD Men's hockey practice at United Center before NCAA Frozen Four. Carson Soucy skates at UMD Men's hockey practice at United Center before NCAA Frozen Four.
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University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) Men's hockey senior Carson Soucy signed an entry-level contract with the Minnesota Wild on Monday. 

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Bucks brush past Hornets for 89-79 win

Tony Snell scored 16 points, Jason Terry had season highs of 15 points and five 3-pointers, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Charlotte Hornets 89-79 on Monday night.

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Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

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Sergio Garcia has won the first major championship of his career with a dramatic, sudden-death victory over Justin Rose at the Masters. 

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Sano, Polanco homer to help Santana, Twins top White Sox 4-1

Miguel Sano and Jorge Polanco homered to back Ervin Santana's six scoreless innings as the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 4-1 on Sunday.

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Schwarber, Zobrist homer in Cubs' 7-4 win over Brewer

Kyle Schwarber and Ben Zobrist hit home runs and Jake Arrieta threw seven strong innings as the Chicago Cubs took the weekend series from the Milwaukee Brewers with a 7-4 victory Sunday.

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