The Minnesota Wild (41-24-8) lost to the visiting Los Angeles Kings (40-27-6) 4-3 Monday night in overtime at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. More importantly, the Wild gain another point in the standings as the regular season winds down.
March Madness is in full swing right now, and Little Caesars took a gamble offering free lunch to everybody in the country if a #16 seed beats a #1 seed on Friday. It happened and now they need to pay up!
Twins' shortstop Jorge Polanco has been suspended 80 games after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. The commissioner's office says Polanco tested positive for Stanozolol. Polanco hit .256 with 13 homeruns and 74 RBIs last season in 127 games.
The Timberwolves lost 129-120 to Houston Sunday night at Target Center. Minnesota trailed by 21 at halftime and got as close as 5 points in the 2nd half. Houston was led in scoring by James Harden with 34 points while Minnesota was led by Jeff Teague with 23 points and 11 assists.