Clem Haskins

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2008

    Breakfast of Champions 8/4: Doom, but no gloom

    lion.jpgA triple threat of a weekend, the past 72 hours saw three hotly-anticipated events come to a boil. For theater lovers? The Fringe Festival. For sports junkies? The triumphant return of Francisco Liriano ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2008

    Remember Clem Haskins?

    clem.jpgThe infamous coach gave up basketball for good. Life on the farm satisfies him just fine.

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2007

    Tubby Smith Was Not Born in A Barn

    In which Coach Smith makes some helpful suggestions to his employer on how best to spend taxpayer money.

  • Books

    July 10, 2002

    A Road by Any Other Name

    Which local heroes deserve their own stretch of asphalt?

  • Sports

    April 10, 2002

    Let the Games Begin

    The Twins finally bring home the 2002 edition

  • Books

    June 7, 2000

    A Prized Possession

    After winning them a third Pulitzer, George Dohrmann is leaving the St. Paul Pioneer Press

  • News

    May 3, 2000
  • News

    April 19, 2000

    Off Beat

    As the Tongues Wag, and Think Thin

  • News

    August 4, 1999
  • Books

    June 30, 1999
  • News

    May 12, 1999
  • Sports

    February 10, 1999

    Clark Can't

    What's with Kevin Clark's erratic performance this season? And what's Clem Haskins going to do about it?

  • Sports

    January 6, 1999

    Peer Pressure

    The Gophers look good for '99. Unfortunately, so does the rest of the Big Ten.

  • Sports

    March 4, 1998

    Just Happy To Be Here

    The Gophers' postseason will, like the regular season, be a moral victory.

  • News

    January 14, 1998

    Personal Foul

    Dennis Green is the most controversial coach in Vikings history. And it's got nothing to do with football.

  • Sports

    December 10, 1997

    The Bully Pulpit

    This year, even the patsies make Clem Haskins nervous.

  • Sports

    December 3, 1997

    Miles To Go Before He Sleeps

    Fans forget that college basketball, especially under Clem Haskins, is often defined by slow growth, not perpetual motion. Hopefully, Gophers center Miles Tarver will ignore them.

  • News

    April 23, 1997

    Hoops and Ladders

    How sports are wrecking schools.

  • Sports

    March 26, 1997
  • News

    February 14, 1996

    We're All Bozos Here

    A former teacher's contrarian view of the reforms that have to precede "education reform.