EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway broke his left hand in last weekend's game against the New England Patriots and is questionable for the game on Sunday at New Orleans. Coach Mike Zimmer announced on Wednesday that Greenway had the injury.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Chattanooga is the new home of the Minnesota Twins' Double-A minor-league affiliate. The Southern League's Chattanooga Lookouts announced Wednesday that they had signed a four-year player development contract with the Twins.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Wild goalie Josh Harding has a broken right foot, putting him out indefinitely. The Wild announced Wednesday the injury was suffered in an off-ice incident. The team said Harding was hurt Sunday but did not specify how.
DULUTH - Wednesday morning the Vikings shocked fans and decided to reverse their decision and keep Adrian Peterson out of all team activities until his current legal troubles are resolved.
MINNEAPOLIS- The saga of the Last Place on Earth came to a close on a Federal level as a judge handed a sentence to Joseph Gellerman, the son of Jim Carlson.
MINNEAPOLIS - The son of the owner of the Last Place on Earth got his sentence Wednesday morning in a federal courtroom in Minneapolis.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt/commissioner's permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Aaron Hicks hit a two-out RBI single in the ninth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 4-3 win over the AL Central-leading Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.
It is an awful situation. Yes, Mr. Peterson is entitled to due process and should be "innocent until proven guilty." However, he is a public figure; and his actions, as described, are a public embarrassment to the Vikings organization and the State of Minnesota.
DULUTH - As the temperatures drop deer vehicle crashes go up.