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Blocked Shots and Balanced Scoring Lead Apollo To State [VIDEO]

Apollo is the fifth seed in the Section A tournament and will face fourth-seeded Breck School in the first round of the tourney on Wednesday night at 8 PM. The game can be heard on AM 1390 The Fan and on 1390thefan.com.

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Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images
Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images
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Wolves Come Up Short Against Clips Monday

The Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the Los Angeles Clippers 110-105 on Monday night at Target Center. The Wolves are now 13-46 on the season.

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Girls Basketball Playoffs Set To Begin Tuesday

The girls high school basketball section playoffs are set to get underway Tuesday night with a handful of local teams taking the court. Other teams will begin their trek to the state tournament on Thursday night.

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Wild Trade for Leopold, Steward Before NHL Deadline

The Minnesota Wild have acquired players for the stretch run, dealing for defenseman Jordan Leopold and right wing Chris Stewart before the NHL's trade deadline. The moves were made Monday, when the trading period for the season expired.

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Philip Nelson, Blue Earth County Jail
Philip Nelson, Blue Earth County Jail
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No Jail Time for Nelson in Assault on Ex-Football Player

Former University of Minnesota quarterback Philip Nelson won't serve any jail time for an assault that seriously injured a former Minnesota State football player.

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Adrian Peterson Makes First Court Appearance On Child Abuse Charges
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Vikings Have Had ‘Open Dialogue’ With Adrian Peterson

The Minnesota Vikings have been taking advantage of their opportunity to communicate with Adrian Peterson. General manager Rick Spielman said Monday the organization has had "open dialogue" with the star running back since the NFL tabled his suspension and returned him to the special exempt list where he spent much of the 2014 season while the child abuse case he was involved in played out in court.

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Isaac Schweer
Isaac Schweer
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Apollo To Face Breck Wednesday Night In State Tournament

Wednesday's game can be heard on AM 1390 The Fan beginning with the pregame show at 7:45 PM. The game can also be streamed online by visiting 1390thefan.com and clicking the "Listen Live" link.

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AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 24:  The Minnesota Golden Gophers mascot reacts in the second half against the Florida Gators during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Frank Erwin Center on March 24, 2013 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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Dixon, Number 17 Iowa Women Pull Away from Minnesota 92-76

Melissa Dixon hit eight 3-pointers and scored 27 points, two other players got close to triple-doubles on Sunday and No. 17 Iowa set a record for home wins with a 92-76 win over Minnesota that also secured No. 2 seed in the Big Ten tournament for the Hawkeyes.

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Garnett Buys 1,000 Tickets for Fans for Next T-Wolves Game

Kevin Garnett has purchased 1,000 tickets to Minnesota's next game in appreciation of Timberwolves fans for their welcome of his return to the team. The Timberwolves made the announcement on Sunday morning.

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Gasol, Grizzlies Withstand Scare from Wolves in 101-97 Win

Marc Gasol had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and Mike Conley hit a big 3-pointer with 30 seconds left to lift the Memphis Grizzlies to a much-needed 101-97 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.

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