Brian Murphy / St. Paul Pioneer Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Momentum is defined as the product of a body’s mass and its velocity, a wholly appropriate Latin derivative that has been dead on arrival throughout this Wild-Blues series.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Wild captain Mikko Koivu can see more of his career in the rear-view mirror than the windshield, urgency fueling his latest Stanley Cup playoff venture in Minnesota.
MINNEAPOLIS — The NFL asked a federal appeals court Thursday to overturn a ruling that vacated Adrian Peterson’s suspension, arguing a district court judge did not have the power to intervene in its labor dispute with the players’ union.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Major League Baseball suspended Twins pitcher Ervin Santana 80 games for testing positive for steroids, the league announced Friday.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Tommy Milone won the competition to be the Twins’ fifth starting pitcher, but satisfaction for the left-hander means never having to look over his shoulder again.
HOUSTON, Texas — Adrian Peterson and the Vikings brass had a four-hour tête-à-tête at his house near Houston on Wednesday without resolving whether the superstar running back will play again for Minnesota.
MINNEAPOLIS — When a federal judge overturned Adrian Peterson’s NFL suspension Thursday, it appeared the monthslong battle between the Minnesota Vikings running back and league Commissioner Roger Goodell was nearing an end.
MINNEAPOLIS — Introspection flows naturally when driving solo through the desert, and Kyle Rudolph held forth Monday on what was at stake following another half-baked season wrecked by injuries.
CONROE, Texas — Adrian Peterson is scheduled to start community service Wednesday in Texas and undergo counseling to determine whether the exiled Minnesota Vikings running back has a drug problem, according to court documents.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Still barred from communicating or negotiating with Adrian Peterson, Vikings general manager Rick Spielman vouched for the suspended running back Wednesday and said any NFL team would want him in its backfield.