LOS ANGELES – The script was Hollywood worthy, but it was a supporting cast member who stole the show as the Lynx extended its mark to a league record 13-0 with a 72-69 victory over the previously unbeaten Los Angeles Sparks.
In what is already being called one of the best NBA finals of all time, LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers erased a 3-1 deficit to capture the city’s first major crown in 52 years.
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx announced today (June 17) that Rob Moor, who served as CEO for both franchises, is resigning from his position with the teams, transitioning to a role that will assist in the oversight of the holdings and business interests of majority owner Glen Taylor.
For some reason the best team in Minnesota keeps getting overlooked. The defending WNBA champion Lynx not only look well on their way to another crown, there’s a legitimate question as to if they will lose a game this season. With an 87-63 win over the Indiana Fever the Lynx set a league record…
By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer, NNPA Member) – Muhammad Ali’s historic win against George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire in 1974 was perhaps the greatest of all of his ring victories. Ali dropped Foreman in the eighth round of that heavyweight bout known as “The Rumble in the Jungle.” Foreman was among the first…
The Timberwolves will host a draft party for fans to watch the NBA draft coverage on Thursday, June 23. In addition to watching the live draft coverage on the arena scoreboard, the evening will include a scheduled appearance from Scott Layden, general manager of the Timberwolves, and a question and answer session with Lynx guard…
USA Basketball announced Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine was named to the 2016 USA Men’s Select Team. The USA Men’s Select Team will train with the 2016 USA Basketball Men’s National Team from July 18 – July 21 during its training camp in Las Vegas.
The Minnesota Twins once again touched all bases in their annual Twins Winter Caravan.
The final stop of this year’s tour landed at a home base for the St. Paul Rondo community, the Hallie Q. Brown Community Center and adjoined the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Center.
[caption id="attachment_22586" align="alignleft"]Torii Hunter (Photo credit: Keith Allison / Creative Commons)[/caption]The only thing missing from Torii Hunter’s return to Minnesota press conference was Reuben Studdard crooning “Love, love, love” as Hunter entered the room.