The question isn’t whether Molitor deserves to be back as manager next year. The question is whether his bosses, Derek Falvey and Thad Levine, dare fire him if the Twins make the playoffs this year.
For the team to win their fourth WNBA title in seven years, Fowles — now the focal point of the offense — probably needs to excel like she did in the 2015 Finals. And that starts Tuesday night.
Fleck arrived as one of the hottest young coaches in the country. Yet many Gophers fans — mindful of so many past disappointments — have been hesitant to jump on the bandwagon.
Whalen is closer to the end of her career than the beginning, and how the Lynx responds to her recent injury may determine whether the team pursues another point guard this off-season.
The notion of a real double-duty player — a good hitter with major-league stuff, or a legit pitcher with an everyday bat — is gaining merit in Major League Baseball.
Old isn’t necessarily a bad thing. In fact, this week, WNBA general managers tabbed the Lynx to win it all in their annual preseason poll.
Whether the new approach makes the Twins better immediately remains to be seen. Best to expect nothing and be pleasantly surprised if you’re wrong.
To help sort through the many confusing aspects of the boycott (and what led up to it), MinnPost talked to a group of attorneys and experts on sexual violence.
Just ask the University of Northwestern St. Paul, whose stellar season earned them the right to get pummeled by St. Thomas on Saturday.
But poor officiating did mar what might have been the best game in the 20-year history of the WNBA.
Books for Africa, based in St. Paul, brought Robinson to the Twin Cities for a series of talks and fundraising events.
The club’s future and a bunch of front office jobs depend on the roster’s young Latino players panning out, and bringing Rodriguez here would give them the best chance to succeed.
It’s long past the time for the Twins to examine and overhaul the baseball end of things. They need fresh, critical eyes, and Ryan wasn’t the guy to do it.
Eight of the league’s 12 teams will see more of their games on local TV this season than the Lynx, according to figures compiled by the WNBA.
The gist: Mauer is back to being more selective as a hitter. For a Twins club that started 0-9, that may be the most encouraging news in the early going.
Vikings officials spent a day and a half promoting the stadium and the franchise to more than a dozen journalists and bloggers, most from outside the Twin Cities.
Beginning this season, MLB will require clubs to hire translators to facilitate interviews with Latino players. It’s about time.
Until 2010, the venerable St. Paul Curling Club, the largest curling club in the United States, stood as the only permanent curling facility in the Twin Cities. No more.