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Doumit, Deduno help Twins blank Royals

June 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Samuel Deduno fixed Twins manager Ron Gardenhire with a stare. Gardy stared right back. Continue Reading

Paycut aside, Williams not backing down

June 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. An eventful, productive 10-year career with Minnesota for Kevin Williams has taken a sharp turn toward a final chapter. Continue Reading

Bruins crush Penguins, head to Boston up 2-0

June 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

PITTSBURGH There’s a dry erase board in the Pittsburgh Penguins’ dressing room coach Dan Bylsma uses to remind his players about where they stand in their bid for a Stanley Cup. Continue Reading

Heat beat Pacers to go to finals

June 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MIAMI Their season, their legacy, their reign atop the NBA was all at stake, and the Miami Heat responded in a manner befitting defending champions with a blowout. Continue Reading

Blackhawks dethrone Kings for 2-0 lead

June 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

CHICAGO There’s a sign in the hallway that runs from the home locker room to the ice at the United Center. Continue Reading

Tigers hit 4 HRs in 8-run 4th, beat Orioles 10-3

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BALTIMORE It was a wild half inning that had a little bit of everything three straight homers, a grand slam and eight runs before there was a single out. Continue Reading

Moore, Augustus lead Lynx to win over Sun

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINNEAPOLIS The last WNBA team to take the court this season, the Minnesota Lynx provided a reminder of just how explosive they can be offensively. Continue Reading

Pacers beat Heat, force 7th game

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

INDIANAPOLIS Indiana staggered Miami with one more big punch Saturday night. Continue Reading

Blackhawks edge Kings in Game 1

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

CHICAGO Marian Hossa winked when the television camera focused on him during the national anthem, a signal to his friends watching the game back home in Slovakia. Then he gave them something to cheer about. Continue Reading

Doumit, Twins rally past Mariners

June 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINNEAPOLIS Batting fourth for Minnesota because of a teammate’s illness, Ryan Doumit embraced the cleanup spot. Continue Reading