6:40 a.m.Twin Cities Sports Update - with Dave Harrigan and Kenny Olson
Perhaps the most glaring issue through two games for the Wild resides with defenseman Ryan Suter, who has had a nightmare of a series thus far. He's a minus-4 and has had a major breakdown turned into a Blackhawks goal four different times. [Full Story]
Purple Podcast, ep 62: Vikings' draft gets defensive again for Mike Zimmer
Posted by 1500ESPN | 13 hours ago
On this episode of the Purple Podcast, Andrew Krammer and Judd Zulgad discuss the Vikings' 2015 NFL Draft. What did the draft selections tell us about the team's direction under coach Mike Zimmer? What team does Judd say they're emulating? Who can we expect to contribute right away? Is this defense primed for a top-10 unit in 2015? Why two positions are the guys worried most about on offense? Why does Krammer think the Vikings finally got it when it comes to an undervalued swing tackle position? Finally, we end by reacting to fifth-year options for Matt Kalil and Harrison Smith.
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