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Roger Goodell, the NFL commissioner, speaks during a news conference at the convention center in Houston, Feb. 1, 2017. Super Bowl LI is on Sunday. (Doug Mills/The New York Times
The NFL again is talking about shortening the preseason. Will it ever happen?
1 hour 25 min ago
Minnesota United midfielder Sam Nicholson (28) clears a throw in away from Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Cristian Roldan (7) during the first half at CenturyLink Field on Sunday, Aug. 20 (Joe Nicholson / USA TODAY Sports)
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
15 hours 10 min ago
August 20, 2017
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
17 hours 40 min ago
Henrik Stenson (left) receives the Sam Snead Trophy after winning the Wyndham Championship golf tournament at Sedgefield Country Club on Sunday, Aug. 20. (Rob Kinnan / USA TODAY Sports)
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
19 hours 54 min ago
Minnesota Twins catcher Chris Gimenez hits a home run during the fifth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Target Field on Sunday, Aug. 20. (Jordan Johnson / USA TODAY Sports)
Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs
21 hours 35 min ago
USA captain Juli Inkster and Danielle Kang on the first tee in the final round of The Solheim Cup international golf tournament at Des Moines Golf and Country Club on Sunday, Aug. 20. (Thomas J. Russo / USA TODAY Sports)
Team USA rides early wave to Solheim Cup repeat
22 hours 41 min ago
WNBA: Lynx fall to Liberty at MSG
22 hours 44 min ago
August 19, 2017
Former Minnesota Twin Michael Cuddyer throws out a ceremonial first pitch after being inducted in the the Minnesota Twins hall of fame at Target Field on Saturday, Aug. 20. (Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports)
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
August 19, 2017 - 10:55pm
Minnesota Twins right fielder Max Kepler hits a two run single in the fourth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Target Field on Saturday, Aug. 20. (Jesse Johnso / USA TODAY Sports)
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
August 19, 2017 - 10:54pm
Drivers Kyle Larson (42) and Kyle Busch (18) during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway Saturday, Aug. 20. Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
August 19, 2017 - 10:07pm
Jason Line takes off from the starting line Saturday, Aug. 20, during a Pro-Stock qualifying round at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. (Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service)
Drag racing: Struggles continue for NHRA locals
August 19, 2017 - 8:41pm
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) breaks the tackle of Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin (77) during the second quarter at CenturyLink Field on Friday, Aug. 18. (Joe Nicholson / USA TODAY Sports)
Cook moves closer to being starter
August 19, 2017 - 7:24pm
First place in the 2017 Lumberjack Scramble went to the team of Bob Paine, Sylvia Wildgen, John Baer Jr, Tiffany Baer Paine and Nick Funke with a net score of 49.0. (Submitted photo)
Lumberjack Scramble held at BTCC
August 19, 2017 - 3:58pm
August 18, 2017
Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton slides into home plate for an inside-the-park home run in the fourth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Target Field on Friday, Aug. 18. (Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports)
Buxton, homer-happy Twins topple Diamondbacks
August 18, 2017 - 11:08pm
Lnyx score 37 straight, whip Fever by 59 points
August 18, 2017 - 10:13pm
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