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Spurs' head coach Popovich says Wolves' Saunders is a 'student of the game'
17 min 18 sec ago
Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Jordan Murphy (3) shoots the ball between Illinois Fighting Illini guard Aaron Jordan (23) and forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili (15) during the second half Jan. 16, 2019, at State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill. Mike Granse / USA TODAY Sports
After being ‘bullied’ by Illinois, Gophers prep for Penn State, 0-7 in Big Ten
4 hours 7 min ago
January 17, 2019
Bemidji High School junior Colten Jensen (51) defends Pequot Lakes' Tyler Manley in the first half of Thursday's win at the BHS Gymnasium. (Micah Friez | Bemidji Pioneer)
BOYS BASKETBALL: Jacks KO Pequot Lakes through 1-2 punch
22 hours 22 min ago
Minnesota Lynx’s Sylvia Fowles, left, WNBA Finals MVP, and Maya Moore lift trophies at the end of a parade Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Minneapolis, continuing their celebration of their 2017 WNBA title. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Can Lynx make Moore happy? Their options appear to be limited
January 17, 2019 - 6:19pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (22) shoots over Los Angeles Lakers guard Lance Stephenson (6) during the second quarter of their game Jan. 6, 2019, at Target Center in Minneapolis. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
For Timberwolves, just chucking up 3-pointers isn’t the answer
January 17, 2019 - 6:12pm
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Beavers working through skid at midseason mark
January 17, 2019 - 2:21pm
January 16, 2019
Illinois Fighting Illini guard Andres Feliz (10) shoots against Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Isaiah Washington (11) during the first half Wednesday, Jan. 16, at State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill. Mike Granse / USA TODAY Sports
Dosunmu, Illinois cruise past Minnesota
January 16, 2019 - 10:41pm
Bemidji State sophomore Maria Appicelli (15) attacks from the perimeter against St. Cloud State on Jan. 5 at the BSU Gymnasium. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Beavers return home after eye-opening weekend
January 16, 2019 - 7:41pm
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jeff Teague (0) reacts after a foul call during the third quarter of a game against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Jan. 15, 2019. Bill Streicher / USA TODAY Sports
How will Timberwolves bounce back from 42-point beatdown?
January 16, 2019 - 5:06pm
January 15, 2019
BOYS BASKETBALL: Jacks continue unbeaten start
January 15, 2019 - 10:35pm
Bemidji High School senior Rumer Flatness (32) drains a 3-pointer in the first half against Little Falls on Tuesday at the high school. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Rumer Flatness leads Bemidji to win through smarts, skills
January 15, 2019 - 10:03pm
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) hugs Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dario Saric (36) after the game Tuesday, Jan. 15, at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Bill Streicher / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves’ Covington, Saric return to Philly, and ‘it’s a little bit weird’
January 15, 2019 - 9:41pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson (67) and Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) react to a jump ball call after a scramble for a loose ball during the third quarter Tuesday, Jan. 15, at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Bill Streicher / USA TODAY Sports
Embiid helps Sixers pummel Wolves
January 15, 2019 - 9:24pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Isaiah Washington (11) and guard Dupree McBrayer (1) celebrate after scoring against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights during the second half Saturday, Jan. 12, at Williams Arena in Minneapolis.  Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers guard McBrayer playing well — and for his deceased mother
January 15, 2019 - 5:27pm
January 14, 2019
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson (67) reacts after center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) receives a technical foul during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers at Target Cente on Jan. 6. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Taj Gibson believes Timberwolves are ready for test of playing Jimmy Butler
January 14, 2019 - 7:57pm
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