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Bill Guerin, 4-time Stanley Cup champion, named Wild GM

The Minnesota Wild have hired Bill Guerin, who won two Stanley Cups as a player and two more titles in the front office with the Pittsburgh Penguins, as their new general manager.

Minnesota Wild fire GM Paul Fenton after just 1 season

The Minnesota Wild have fired general manager Paul Fenton after just one rough season, marked by the end of a six-year streak of making the playoffs and a disassembly of the once-promising core of forwards by trading Charlie Coyle, Mikael Granlund and Nino Niederreiter prior to the deadline.
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Jays fall to Twins on rainy night in Minnesota

Nelson Cruz had two hits and two RBIs for Minnesota, helping Jake Odorizzi and the Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 following a 54-minute rain delay Wednesday night.
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Hernandez's late bomb makes up for base-running gaffe in Jays' win over Twins

Teoscar Hernandez hit the go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning, giving the Toronto Blue Jays a badly needed offensive boost with three hits in a 5-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday.

Divac, Moncrief, Sikma lead 2019 Basketball Hall of Fame class

NBA stars Vlade Divac, Sidney Moncrief and Jack Sikma are the headliners of the 2019 class for the Basketball Hall of Fame.
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Nurse gives Oilers early boost in win over Wild

Darnell Nurse gave reeling Edmonton an early boost by scoring 2:15 into the first period, and the Oilers stopped a six-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory Thursday night over Minnesota that sent the Wild to their fourth straight loss.

Timberwolves fire head coach, president Tom Thibodeau

The Minnesota Timberwolves have fired coach Tom Thibodeau, halfway into his third season with the team that began with turmoil surrounding all-star Jimmy Butler.
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Tkachuk delivers knockout blow to Wild in fight-filled matinee

Matthew Tkachuk scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period for Calgary, David Rittich made 34 saves, and the visiting Flames beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Saturday afternoon.

Twins hire first MLB manager born in the '80s

The Minnesota Twins hired Rays assistant coach Rocco Baldelli as their new manager Thursday, seeking a young voice to help revive a struggling team. Baldelli, 37, will be the youngest manager in the major leagues, the first skipper ever born in the 1980s.

Disgruntled Butler expected to play in Timberwolves' season opener

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler practised with the NBA team on Sunday and is expected to play in Wednesday's season opener in San Antonio, according to coach Tom Thibodeau.

Twins turf manager Molitor after losing season

The Minnesota Twins have fired Paul Molitor, one season after he won the AL manager of the year award, and offered him another position within the organization.

Paul Fenton hired as new GM for Minnesota Wild

Paul Fenton has been hired as general manager of the Minnesota Wild after 20 seasons in the front office with the division rival Nashville Predators.
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Stroman has best outing but remains winless as Twins shut out Jays

Fernando Romero kept Toronto scoreless while pitching into the sixth inning of his major league debut for Minnesota, giving the Twins a badly needed boost in a 4-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday.
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Blue Jays take advantage of Twins' wild pitches in 10-inning win

Kendrys Morales homered twice for Toronto and reached base all five times he batted, including an intentional walk in the 10th inning when the Blue Jays scored twice on wild pitches by Minnesota's John Curtiss and sped past the Twins 7-4 on Tuesday night.
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Rockets burn Timberwolves with 50-point 3rd en route to Game 4 win

James Harden gave Houston quite the jump-start with 22 of the team's 50 points in the third quarter, as the Rockets cruised past the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-100 on Monday night to take a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.