Final Thoughts From The Indiana-Bison Game

My trip as part of The Forum’s reporting team in Bloomington, Ind., ended late Monday night. Assembly Hall was as impressive as advertised, as was the top-ranked Indiana basketball team, which beat North Dakota State 87-61. Figured I would throw a few more thoughts I have from the game: The question I’ve most been asked…
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Timberwolves Move On From Batum

The Minnesota Timberwolves made the shooting guard position a top priority this offseason. But the guy they wanted most of all won’t be going anywhere. The Portland Trail Blazers matched the four-year, $45 million offer sheet given to Nicolas Batum by the Minnesota Timberwolves, which will keep the 23-year-old Frenchman in the Pacific Northwest. The…
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What Can The NIT Do For You?

If you opted to read beyond the headline of this post, chances are you are more a Gophers fan than just a casual sports fan. But if you are the latter, keep hanging with me for a second. Tell me if this makes any sense: A victory in the NIT men’s basketball championship would have an…
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Love Says Suspension Is Warranted

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be suffering from a bit of “Love loss” the next couple of nights. Star forward Kevin Love was suspended for Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s games after stepping on the chest and face of Houston Rockets forward Luis Scola. The incident was just the latest sign of chippy play between the two players.…
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