Bio: James Herbert loves basketball more than is healthy. He writes for Hardwood Paroxysm, produces HoopSpeak Live and wishes he was Steve Nash. He has a pet rat named after diminutive point guard Jerome Randle.
Team USA and Russia both advanced to the semifinals. They need to beat Argentina and Spain, respectively, for a very Wolves-centric Olympic final in London.
The Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love has flown under the radar at the Olympics in London, but is quietly stuffing stat sheets.
The Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson is eager to get back on the field, but no return date is set just yet.
The United States overtook China for the overall medal lead on Wednesday at the London Olympics.
St. Cloud's Alise Post is happy with where she's starting on Friday's BMX semi-final.
Percy Harvin and Harrison Smith have had a couple of incidents over the last two days at Minnesota Vikings training camp.
Justin Morneau joins the 200-home run club with two homers on Monday night.
Justin Morneau, Joe Mauer and Ben Revere keyed a dominant offensive night for the Twins against the Indians.
The Twins are up 10-1 against Cleveland thanks to a second-inning explosion.