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September 29, 2016
Sep 26, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves guard Kris Dunn (3) poses for a photo during Minnesota Timberwolves media day at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
Top pick Dunn has a lot to learn, but his Wolves teammates are fans
22 hours 55 min ago
September 23, 2016
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett reacts from the bench during the second half of a game Jan. 19 against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center. Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
September 23, 2016 - 4:53pm
September 22, 2016
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett reacts from the bench during the second half of a Jan. 19 game against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center. Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Garnett, Timberwolves talking buyout
September 22, 2016 - 10:28am
September 13, 2016
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North Star's Kvilvang commits to NDSU
September 13, 2016 - 11:03am
September 8, 2016
Gopher transfers Reggie Lynch, left, from Illinois State, and Davonte Fitzgerald, from Teas A&M, as the Minnesota Golden Gophers held their annual media day at Williams Arena in Minneapolis on October 21, 2015. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Lynch's suspension lifted after incident
September 8, 2016 - 8:51pm
August 25, 2016
Former Gophers star faces felony theft charges in home sale
August 25, 2016 - 2:27pm
August 20, 2016
Aug 20, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; USA guard Lindsay Whalen (4) passes the ball against Spain in the women's basketball gold medal match during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports
U.S. rolls past Spain to win sixth straight gold
August 20, 2016 - 6:30pm
August 19, 2016
U.S. center Brittney Griner (15) grabs a rebound against France point guard Olivia Epoupa (22) during the women's basketball semifinals in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1 on Aug. 18. USA TODAY Sports/David E. Klutho
U.S. women's basketball team seek sixth gold with a win over Spain
August 19, 2016 - 1:20pm
Eastern Conference guard Kyrie Irving (2) of the Cleveland Cavaliers brings the ball up court during the 2014 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans. The NBA has cancelled plans to hold its 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte, N.C., over state law decried as discriminatory against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, according to a report July 21. USA TODAY Sports/Bob Donnan
Report: New Orleans replaces Charlotte for 2017 All-Star Game
August 19, 2016 - 11:25am
August 18, 2016
The U.S. men's  basketball teams waves to the fans after the game against Argentina during the men's basketball quarterfinals in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1 on Aug. 17. USA TODAY Sports/Jason Getz
Spain, U.S. set for a sizzling semi-final in Olympic basketball tournament
August 18, 2016 - 9:30am
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James celebrates during the NBA championship parade in downtown Cleveland on June 22. USA TODAY Sports/David Richard
LeBron envies Team USA at Rio Games, leaves door open for 2020
August 18, 2016 - 8:51am
August 17, 2016
Aug 17, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil;  Argentina small forward Andres Nocioni (13) loose ball control of the ball against USA forward Draymond Green (14) and USA forward Kevin Durant (5) during the men's basketball quarterfinals in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports
U.S. answers critics with blowout win over Argentina
August 17, 2016 - 7:28pm
August 16, 2016
United States forward/center Breanna Stewart (9) blocks the shot by Japan center Asako O (15) during a women's basketball game between USA and Japan at Carioca Arena 1 during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Photo by USA TODAY Sports
U.S. women win 47th straight Olympic basketball game
August 16, 2016 - 10:12pm
August 15, 2016
China guard Xiaojia Chen (5) knocks the ball away from U.S. guard Diana Taurasi (12) during the women's preliminary round in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Youth Arena on Aug. 14. USA TODAY Sports/John David Mercer
Unbeaten in the preliminary rounds, U.S. women's basketball targets Japan in last eight
August 15, 2016 - 10:43am
August 14, 2016
Kyrie Irving of the U.S. shoots over Rudy Gobert of France on Aug. 14. REUTERS/Jim Young
U.S. men's basketball takes top spot in tournament with nervy win over France
August 14, 2016 - 4:42pm
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