During his introductory news conference yesterday in Cleveland, Kevin Love followed Denny Green's path down the high road."I loved my time there. The people of Minnesota were great," Love said. "The fans were great. They showed up win, lose or draw... It was a great six years. I enjoyed my time."Bac ... More >>
Royce White's NBA career could be over before it began.A first-round selection just last year, White -- a former Minnesota Mr. Basketball and two-time state high school champion, once with DeLeSalle and once with Hopkins -- was released yesterday by the Philadelphia Sixers, a team widely expected to ... More >>
Police busted Green in a Holiday Inn last July with flash drives and some cocaine.Former football analyst Jeremy Green pleaded guilty to one charge of possessing child pornography in Connecticut. Green, son of former Vikings coach Denny Green, was charged with first-degree possession of chi ... More >>
The grand experiment of BTI comes to a close this weekend. Thus far, I've picked more winners than losers just once in eight weeks. Can any other prognosticator provide you more reliability--and for free? Overall mark? 51-66-3. Put your bookies on speed dial because here are this week's picks...
Whither the O-Line? What was most surprising about the game today was what was clearly the team's biggest weakness: The offensive line. Recent history has shown that the Vikes, especially under Denny Green, were astute at quietly assembling huge-yet-athletic guys up front. No wonder those offenses ... More >>
For the country boy from West Virginia, saying the right thing doesn't count for much. Keeping it real does.
The 1997 Tongue-on-the-Flagpole Awards