1. Biggest Lessons Learned from Start of Minnesota Wild's Playoff Campaign

    It’s come down to the wire for the Minnesota Wild. Down 3-1 in the Western Conference quarterfinals to the mighty Chicago Blackhawks, the Wild have to win three straight in order to advance to the next round...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 923 reads 1 comments

  2. 3 Lineup Changes the Minnesota Twins Should Implement

    The Minnesota Twins have a sticky situation where they have a lot of players that can hit the ball for power, but few that can hit for average...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 2,364 reads 5 comments

  3. What Should the Minnesota Timberwolves Do with Chase Budinger?

    The Minnesota Timberwolves should bring Chase Budinger back. A former second-round pick by the Houston Rockets , Budinger may not be a starter in Minneapolis, but he is a versatile shooter that is a valuable backup at the 2 or 3...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 4,738 reads 25 comments

  4. NHL Playoff Power Rankings: Breaking Down the Field Midway Through Round 1

    We’re about halfway through Round 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and already, there have been a few surprises. The Pittsburgh Penguins have not been as formidable as they appeared to be...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 19,700 reads 91 comments

  5. Minnesota Twins: 3 Lessons Learned from the Cleveland Indians Series

    Once again the Minnesota Twins were able to get a victory in the final contest against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday after losing the first two games of the series...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 711 reads 0 comments

  6. Minnesota Twins: 3 Players Who Desperately Need to Make an Adjustment

    For the most part, there has not been a ton to complain about this season for Twins fans. By playing .500 baseball, the Minnesota Twins are exceeding expectations in 2013...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 1,416 reads 2 comments

  7. Replacing David Kahn with Flip Saunders Is Right Move for Minnesota Timberwolves

    I grew up with Flip Saunders . I’ ve grown to dislike David Kahn . Saunders was the coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves when I was in grade school...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 3,009 reads 6 comments

  8. Minnesota Twins: 3 Lessons Learned from the Detroit Tigers Series

    It almost seemed as though the Minnesota Twins won one-and-a-half games against the Detroit Tigers in their most recent series in Motown. The Twins led 3-1 after five in Game 1, but starter Mike Pelfrey had a brutal sixth inning...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 759 reads 0 comments

  9. Minnesota Wild: Reaction from Stanley Cup Playoffs Game 1 vs. Chicago Blackhawks

    I haven’t died yet (obviously), but I’m pretty sure I felt something close to that when Niklas Backstrom suffered his “ lower-body injury ” (per Sports ...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 1,416 reads 3 comments

  10. Minnesota Wild vs. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Keys for Wild to Record Playoff Upset

    As a result of a poor end to the season, the Minnesota Wild will face the Chicago Blackhawks in the first round of the playoffs...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 147 reads 7 comments

  11. Setting Oklahoma City Thunder's 'Emergency' Rotation with Russell Westbrook Hurt

    A season-ending knee injury has left Kevin Durant without teammate Russell Westbrook. Starsky no longer has Hutch. Lee has lost Carter. Jack has lost Reggie...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 2,981 reads 6 comments

  12. Minnesota Twins: 4 Lessons Learned from the Texas Rangers Series

    Spring weather has finally arrived in the Twin Cities and the Minnesota Twins have heated up with the rising temperatures...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 1,303 reads 1 comments

  13. NHL Power Rankings: Where Every Team Stands Entering 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    We’re down to 16. In the East it was pretty clear-cut: Unless Winnipeg really turned on the Jets (See what I did there, eh?), we knew who was in and who was out. It was just a matter of seeding...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 5,995 reads 27 comments

  14. How Should the Twins Approach Trading Josh Willingham and Justin Morneau?

    It sounds absurd that a winning season is a possibility for the Minnesota Twins in 2012-13, but early in the year they have surprised everyone by winning opening series against ...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 1,810 reads 4 comments

  15. Ranking the 5 Most Crucial Players to Minnesota Wild's Playoff Hopes

    Phew! The Minnesota Wild pulled out a must-win against the Los Angeles Kings in a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 2,597 reads 11 comments

  16. Minnesota Twins: 3 Lessons Learned from the Miami Marlins Doubleheader

    On Tuesday, the Minnesota Twins went from playing baseball just about every day to playing twice in a 24-hour period. That’s the reality of playing in a city where for some reason it is still snowing in April...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 1,360 reads 5 comments

  17. Final Regular Season Grades for Each Utah Jazz Player in 2013

    It was a disappointing season for the Utah Jazz as they were the only team in the NBA with a winning record that did not make the playoffs. While the Milwaukee Bucks got the No...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 3,216 reads 25 comments

  18. NHL Power Rankings: Week 14 Edition

    Here is how I see the playoff picture in the Eastern and Western Conferences right now: The bubble teams in the east are the Winnipeg Jets (9th seed), New York Rangers (8), Ottawa Senators (7) and New York Islanders (6)...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 23,062 reads 54 comments

  19. Minnesota Twins: 3 Lessons Learned from the Chicago White Sox Series

    With the emergence as the Detroit Tigers as the team to beat in the AL Central, some Minnesota Twins fans are claiming that the biggest rivalry games will be played in Motown...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 90 reads 1 comments

  20. Which NBA Playoff Team Should You Root for Now That Yours Is Eliminated?

    If you are like me and your team did not make the playoffs, don’t worry: there still reason to watch the NBA playoffs. For some fans, a player that used to wear your team’s jersey is playing on a contending team...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 551 reads 0 comments

  21. Minnesota Twins: 4 Lessons Learned from the First Two Games of the Angels Series

    For the second series in a row, the Minnesota Twins have not played all three games against their opponent. This time, the third game of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim was cancelled due to rain...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 934 reads 1 comments

  22. Complete Guide to the Minnesota Wild's Playoff Push

    The Minnesota Wild have to make the playoffs. Realizing that the return of the NHL to the State of Hockey honeymoon had worn off, Wild management went out and spent nearly $200 million ...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 2,150 reads 7 comments

  23. How Concerned Should Minnesota Timberwolves Be With Kevin Love's Latest Surgery?

    With the news that Kevin Love has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left knee, the Minnesota Timberwolves power forward has completed an injury trifecta : He has suffered ...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 2,714 reads 4 comments

  24. NHL Power Rankings: Week 13 Edition

    It’s crunch time. As it stands right now, the Pittsburgh Penguins, Montreal Canadiens, Boston Bruins and Toronto Maple Leafs all look like the will make the playoffs for the East...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 6,890 reads 21 comments

  25. Minnesota Twins: 3 Lessons Learned from the First Two Games of the Mets Series

    It’s early yet, but the Minnesota Twins most recent series against the New York Mets may be the craziest series we see all season. First of all, it was snowing. In April. This would be normal in December...

    Tom Schreier Written by Tom Schreier about 1 year ago 918 reads 2 comments