Tubby Smith's had no stronger supporter in the Twin Cities news media than the venerable Sid Hartman.SEE ALSO:-- Tubby Smith's camp "furious" after coach first learns of U of M firing from news reports-- Sid Hartman interviews Tyus Jones with recorder that might've been Fred Flinstone's [PHOTO] The ... More >>
The story behind the iconic St. Paul venue
Facebook.Providing he had nothing else to do that month, let's call this project a huge success.If you spend enough time in the Mall of America, weird stuff is bound to happen. Throw a big glass house in the mix, and just about anything is possible. In one of the weirdest PR stunts of recent ... More >>
The Wolves reserve mixes business with basketball.
Get your bracket out and advance the Gophers to Round 2. Here's why.
Despite the controversy raised by several independent score keepers, no one seemed to care Tuesday night when South High's Tayler Hill scored her 26th point of the game.
The Vikings beat down the Jags; the Gophers crumble; the Wild begin to show signs of weakness.
On the Occasion of its 25th Anniversary, We Offer a Requiem for the Much-Maligned Metrodome
Nine days ago on this Balls! blog, my colleague Jim Walsh wrote a brief but spirited defense of Gophers' women's basketball coach Pam Borton, who was rocked by a slew of players leaving the squad after the season concluded last month. I kept meaning to join the commentary that followed, but was busy ... More >>
I don't know Pam Borton and I never played ball for her. All I know is what I saw and what I wrote in City Pages two years ago; a scenario of a tough coach and a tough player who found each other and who wanted the same thing:
After winning them a third Pulitzer, George Dohrmann is leaving the St. Paul Pioneer Press
As the Tongues Wag, and Think Thin