On the Radio Tonight: Listen Live to Boys Section Hockey Finals

Tune in tonight for Minnesota Score Radio’s live coverage of the Section 6 and Section 2 boys hockey finals on AM 1440. At 6pm top seeded Edina takes on 3rd seeded Wayzata. Click here to listen live online or tune to AM 1440 Radio. At 8pm top ranked and top seeded Minnetonka takes on second seeded Holy Family. Click here to listen live online to that game. Continue reading On the Radio Tonight: Listen Live to Boys Section Hockey Finals

Twins make it official: Logan Morrison signs

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have signed first baseman/designated hitter Logan Morrison to a one-year contract with a club option for 2019. Morrison, 30, has played eight seasons in the major leagues with the Marlins (2010-13), Mariners (2014-15) and Rays (2016-17). The left-handed hitting Morrison spent 2017 with Tampa Bay, batting .246 (126-for-512) with 38 home runs, 22 doubles, 85 RBI and 81 walks. He was originally drafted by the Marlins in the 22nd round of the 2005 MLB Player Draft. The Kansas City native has appeared in 864 career games, batting .245 (723-for-2953) … Continue reading Twins make it official: Logan Morrison signs

St. Cloud State still #1 in USA Hockey poll

St. Cloud State University maintained the number one spot in the nation after picking up a win and a tie with 4th ranked Denver this past weekend. St. Cloud received 510 points and all 34 first-place votes … The Big Ten and NCHC have five teams in the rankings, ECAC Hockey and Hockey East Association have two and WCHA has one. Rank School Last Week’s Rank 2017-18 Record Weeks in Top 15 1. St. Cloud State University, 510 (34) 1 21-6-5 21 2. Cornell University, 459 2 23-4-2 15 3. Minnesota State University, 413 5 26-7-1 20 4. University of Notre Dame, 407 3 … Continue reading St. Cloud State still #1 in USA Hockey poll

Wild’s Staal named NHL #1 star

Minnesota Wild centerman Eric Staal was named the NHL’s #1 star of the week for games played last week. Staal paced the NHL with 4-3—7 in four games to propel the Wild (35-20-7, 77 points) to a perfect week and into third place in the Central Division. Staal collected one assist in a 5‑3 win over the New York Islanders Feb. 19, followed by one goal in a 4-2 victory against the New Jersey Devils Feb. 22. Staal then registered 2-2—4, his 13th career four-point performance and first since March 8, 2015 (0-4—4 w/ CAR), in a 4-1 triumph over the … Continue reading Wild’s Staal named NHL #1 star

Butler out “indefinitely” after surgery

Minneapolis/St. Paul – The Minnesota Timberwolves today announced that forward Jimmy Butler underwent successful meniscus surgery this morning on his right knee. The operation was performed by Team Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Dian Dahm at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Butler will be sidelined indefinitely and further updates as to his progress will be issued over the course of the rehabilitation process. The injury occurred during the Wolves’ 120-102 loss to the Houston Rockets on Friday, February 23. In 56 games this season, Butler averaged 22.2 points, 5.4 rebounds and 5.0 assists. Photo by Bryan Singer Continue reading Butler out “indefinitely” after surgery

U.S. Edges Canada, 3-2, in Shootout

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (Grand Forks, N.D.) scored the game-winner in the sixth round of the shootout and Maddie Rooney (Andover, Minn.) stopped 29 shots and four of Canada’s six shootout attempts as the U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team defeated Canada in a shootout, 3-2, to win the gold medal at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. “For our players, I am so happy they get to experience something different,” said Robb Stauber, head coach of the 2018 U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team. “We had some trying times this year. You learn how to transform yourself, how you think about and perform the … Continue reading U.S. Edges Canada, 3-2, in Shootout