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Minnesota Native Blake Wheeler Hoping To Beat Wild With Jets

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Just about every Stanley Cup Playoffs series has a Minnesota flavor.

In Winnipeg, it’s about the captain of the Jets. Blake Wheeler grew up in the Twin Cities and has earned his NHL stripes after an exciting high school and college start. 287 more words

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Gophers Baseball Not Letting Spring Snow Impact On-Field Play

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The University of Minnesota baseball team is off to a 7-1 start in the Big 10.

That’s impressive, considering they have not been able to play a home game because of the weather. 290 more words

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Boys Volleyball Growing Quickly At Minnesota High Schools

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gopher volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon and Apple Valley legendary volleyball coach Walt Weaver are on a campaign. They want to make volleyball a sport for boys in high school. 694 more words

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For Baseball Players In Ely, April Snow Is Nothing New

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — We’ve all suffered through this April, none more so than area high school athletes waiting just to play a game.

But up in Ely, Minnesota, they’re used to conditions like this, and they’re home to a successful baseball program and a beautiful ballpark — when it’s visible. 297 more words

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'Nothing Ever Came Easy For Minnesota': Wolves Ready For Biggest Game In 14 Years

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –– The Wolves have tried to prepare for this game like any other. Commit to a philosophy and remember it’s about you. 218 more words

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Mike Max Takes On Twins’ TC Bear In Home Run Derby

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The cold wreaked havoc on one reliable home run hitter Saturday at Target Field.

Not Brian Dozier, or Miguel Sano, or Logan Morrison. 45 more words

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High School Football Coaches Talk Safety, Education At Annual Convention

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Each year, coaches from across the state gather to talk football. That leads to a conversation on the safety issues and the questions about how to keep athletes participating in the game. 260 more words

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