From the world's Largest Gathering of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to the most people spinning a basketball simultaneously to the most words spelled backwards in one minute, these and more are world records every Minnesotan can be proud of!
The Timberwolves are all but sold from Glen Taylor to the combination of former baseball star Alex Rodriguez and e-commerce mogul Marc Lore. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan says the NBA doesn't want the Timberwolves to leave the Twin Cities but he just doesn't trust A-Rod.
The Minnesota Lynx lost 89-79 in Game 2 of their WNBA Semifinal series against Seattle Thursday night. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today. He says the Lynx overachieved this season even if they get knocked out of the playoffs Sunday.
The Twins won 5-4 in 10 innings over the Detroit Tigers Tuesday night. That coupled with the White Sox 3rd straight loss has put the Twins just 1/2 game back of Chicago for first place in the American League Central. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.
The Minnesota Lynx selected 6-2 forward Mikiah Herbert Harrigan out of South Carolina. She averaged 13.1 points per game her senior year. The Lynx chose point guard Crystal Dangerfield with the 16th overall pick in the 2nd round. Dangerfield averaged 14.9 points and 3.9 assists a game her senior season at Connecticut.
The Lynx lost 81-71 at the L.A. Sparks Tuesday night. Candice Parker led the Sparks with 20 points and 10 rebounds. The Lynx were led by Lexi Brown who had 20 points off the bench. Napheesa Collier had 14 points and 7 rebounds for Minnesota.
The Minnesota Lynx won 89-73 at New York against the Liberty Tuesday night. Odyssey Sims led the Lynx with 17 points and Stephanie Talbot added 16 points for Minnesota. Napheesa Collier and Danielle Robinson added 14 points for the Lynx.
The Minnesota Lynx improved to 10-7 after defeating Phoenix 75-62 at Target Center Sunday. Five players scored in double figures for the Wolves led by Odyssey Sims with 15 points, Sylvia Fowles added 14 points and 13 rebounds and Napheesa Collier chipped in 14 points and 11 rebounds.