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Badgers practice for upcoming spring game

University of Wisconsin Badgers football practice resumed on Monday as players prepare for the annual spring game, which is slated for a week from this Saturday at Camp Randall.

House committee puts Vikings stadium bill in doubt

Gov. Mark Dayton and other supporters of the Minnesota Vikings' bid to build a taxpayer-subsidized new stadium are facing long odds in keeping the proposal alive at Minnesota's Capitol now that a House committee voted to reject it.

Pavano, Morneau help Twins beat Yankees, 7-3

Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and the Minnesota Twins earned a rare victory in New York, 7-3 on Monday night.

West leads Pacers past Timberwolves

David West had 22 points and 10 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-88 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win.

House committee puts Vikings stadium bill in doubt

Gov. Mark Dayton and other supporters of the Minnesota Vikings' bid to build a taxpayer-subsidized new stadium are facing long odds in keeping the proposal alive at Minnesota's Capitol now that a House committee voted to reject it.

Pavano, Morneau help Twins beat Yankees 7-3

Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and the Minnesota Twins earned a rare victory in New York, 7-3 on Monday night.

Brewers eclipse 2 million tickets sold

The Milwaukee Brewers on Monday eclipsed the 2 million mark for the number of tickets sold this season. The ballclub says it's the earliest date for the benchmark in franchise history.

Brewers eclipse 2 million tickets sold

The Milwaukee Brewers on Monday eclipsed the 2 million mark for the number of tickets sold this season. The ballclub says it's the earliest date for the benchmark in franchise history.

Rangers rally past Twins to finish sweep

Josh Hamilton's two-run homer in the eighth capped a three-run inning for the Texas Rangers and set up Joe Nathan for the save against his former team in a 4-3 victory on Sunday over the Twins, their first series sweep in Minnesota since 1999.

Laird homers, leads Tigers over White Sox 5-2

Gerald Laird homered among his three hits to back a strong outing by Rick Porcello and lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over the White Sox on Sunday, snapping Chicago's four-game winning streak.

Rose hits tying 3, Bulls beat Pistons 100-94 in OT

Derrick Rose scored 24 points, including a tying 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons for the 15th straight time, 100-94 in overtime Sunday night.

Hibbert leads Pacers over Bucks

Roy Hibbert had 23 points and 14 rebounds, including six free throws in the final 74 seconds, to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 105-99 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.

Bucks take care of Pistons 113-97

Drew Gooden scored 26 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks pulled away from the Detroit Pistons in the third quarter for a much-needed 113-97 win Friday night.