BALANCE LEADS TO BREAKOUT FOR VIKINGS OFFENSE, KIRK COUSINS

With a chance to drain the clock and preserve Sunday's win at Detroit, the Minnesota Vikings lined up on second down with three tight...

RODGERS-LAFLEUR RELATIONSHIP STRENGTHENING AND IT'S SHOWING

Aaron Rodgers is one of the NFL's top quarterbacks. But the 35-year-old two-time MVP and Super Bowl champion had to basically start...

 
 
 

HOT COLE, ASTROS FACE SCHERZER, NATS IN WORLD SERIES OPENER

Gerrit Cole rattles off the names of the pitching greats with ease, featuring the same command he shows with his vaunted four-seam...

VIKINGS PLAYERS ALREADY PREPARING FOR WASHINGTON

Minnesota has a short week to prepare to face Washington on Thursday.

 
 
 

DALVIN COOK SAYS WIN IN DETROIT WAS BIG FOR TEAM

Vikings running back Dalvin Cook, the NFL's rushing leader, credits the efforts of the offensive line players blocking for him.

BOYLE SET TO MAKE HIS DEBUT WITH FLORIDA PANTHERS

Brian Boyle has a rule: No golfing during hockey season.

 
 
 

A CAPSULE LOOK AT THE WORLD SERIES

THE LATEST: COLE A REGULAR AT WORLD SERIES, AS A FAN

The Latest on the World Series :

 
 
 

HEALTH OF PATRICK MAHOMES COULD HAVE HUGE IMPACT ON VIKINGS, NFC NORTH RACE

NFL fans will be watching the injury recovery timetable for Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes with general interest given what a dynamic player...

PODCAST: KIRK COUSINS, VIKINGS OFFENSE KEEP ROLLING IN DETROIT

Ben Goessling, Andrew Krammer and Jim Souhan discuss the Vikings' 503-yard, 42-point win in Detroit, where the offense continued rolling...

 
 
 

ALL OF A SUDDEN, THE VIKINGS HAVE ONE OF THE NFL'S BEST DEEP PASSING GAMES

Welcome to our morning-after Vikings blog, where we'll revisit every game by looking at three players who stood out, three concerns...

COUSINS, COOK LEAD BOLD VIKINGS ATTACK AS DEFENSE STRUGGLES IN 42-30 WIN

The Vikings' early-season offensive frustration was further buried under 503 yards gained, four touchdown passes by Kirk Cousins and...

 
 
 

LOS VIEJOS THE OLD GUYS HELP NATIONALS MAKE WORLD SERIES

NL MVP candidate Anthony Rendon surveyed his teammates scattered around the Nationals Park diamond, whoopin' it up after clinching...

VIKINGS VS. LIONS: GAME BALLS

 
 
 

VIKINGS TIGHT ENDS KYLE RUDOLPH AND IRV SMITH JR. JOIN IN ON VIKINGS' BIG OFFENSIVE DAY

Tight ends combine for 10 receptions for the Vikings.

WILD RALLIES OVER CANADIENS FOR JUST SECOND WIN THIS SEASON

Coach Bruce Boudreau recaps the 4-3 win over the Canadiens Sunday.

 
 
 

WILD NOTES: VIDEO SESSION TEACHES A PRIMER IN PASSING, PLAYMAKING

JETS SNAP 3-GAME LOSING STREAK, BEAT OILERS IN SHOOTOUT

Kyle Connor and Patrik Laine scored in the shootout and the Winnipeg Jets snapped a three-game losing skid with a 1-0 win over the...

 
 
 

WILD-MONTREAL GAME RECAP

VIKINGS-LIONS BY THE NUMBERS

 
 
 



Celtics, Jaylen Brown agree to massive 4-year, $115M extension, report says

Celtics, Jaylen Brown agree to massive 4-year, $115M extension, report says

Brown's agent, Jason Glushon, told ESPN that his client signed the extension Monday. Read more ...

Astros pick Verlander for Game 2, Greinke for Game 3

Astros pick Verlander for Game 2, Greinke for Game 3

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Blades burst Arsenal bubble as Mousset strikes

Blades burst Arsenal bubble as Mousset strikes

Arsenal slumped to a shock 1-0 defeat at Sheffield United as Lys Mousset condemned the Gunners to their latest away-day flop on Monday. Unai Emery's side are without an away... Read more ...

AP Source: Raiders trade CB Gareon Conley to Texans

AP Source: Raiders trade CB Gareon Conley to Texans

A person familiar with the trade says the Raiders have dealt 2017 first-round pick Gareon Conley to the Houston Texans for a 2020 first-round pick Read more ...

Zion Williamson out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Zion Williamson out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Zion Williamson will miss six to eight weeks following surgery on a torn right lateral meniscus, the Pelicans announced Monday. The No. 1 pick in this year's draft was already... Read more ...

Nets sign Prince to contract extension after good preseason

Nets sign Prince to contract extension after good preseason

Brooklyn Nets sign F Taurean Prince to multiyear contract extension Read more ...

Hot Cole, Astros face Scherzer, Nats in World Series opener

Hot Cole, Astros face Scherzer, Nats in World Series opener

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The Latest: Brantley finally gets chance to play in Series

The Latest: Brantley finally gets chance to play in Series

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Pistons waiving Joe Johnson, report says

Pistons waiving Joe Johnson, report says

Johnson has career averages of 16.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 3.9 assists per game. Read more ...

NBA's No. 1 pick won't be playing in Game 1, or 2 or 3

NBA's No. 1 pick won't be playing in Game 1, or 2 or 3

The No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson is out 6-to-8 weeks with a knee injury Read more ...