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Minnesota lawmaker Pat Garofalo is under fire for this tweet on March 9, 2014 about the NBA and its players. (Twitter/@PatGarofalo)

Minnesota Lawmaker Pat Garofalo Apologizes For NBA ‘Street Crime’ Tweet

State Rep. Pat Garofalo’s tweet about the NBA has prompted hundreds of responses, with many on social media calling it racist.

03/10/2014

Marshall Henderson (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Eyes On Henderson & More

Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy told me on Monday that the amount of games that Marshall Henderson will miss this season has still yet to be determined.

10/10/2013

Daniel Derringer (credit: NJ Attorney General's Office)

Prosecutors: Union City Man Made 15-Year-Old Girl Strip On Webcam

A Union City, N.J., man stood charged Monday with coercing a 15-year-old Minnesota girl to pose naked over a webcam.

04/08/2013

Richard Pitino (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Bold Hire At Minnesota, Old Big East’s New Name & More NCAA Notes

Give Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague credit. After firing Tubby Smith and striking out on Fred Hoiberg and Mick Cronin, Teague made a bold hire with Richard Pitino.

04/04/2013

Tubby Smith (credit: Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend; College Hoops Notes

If I was a financial adviser, I’d tell my clients to buy stock in the Gophers.

01/11/2013

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Rothstein Files: 5 Questions Heading Into Wednesday Night In College Hoops

A road game at Saint Joseph’s is an arduous way to begin play in a new conference, but the Bulldogs will be far from intimidated.

01/09/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bloomberg To Spend $500,000 In Support Of Gay Marriage In 3 States

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Monday that he will spend $500,000 of his personal fortune on campaigns to legalize gay marriage in Maine, Minnesota and Washington state, so as to help the campaigns raise an equal amount.

CBS New York–10/22/2012

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NBA Players Move Legal Fight To Minnesota

After filing two separate antitrust lawsuits against the league in different states, NBA players are consolidating their efforts and have turned to the courts in Minnesota as their chosen venue.

11/22/2011

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell with team owners. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

NFL Lockout: Owners, Players Take Labor Talks To Minnesota

Negotiating teams for NFL owners and players are in Minnesota and expected to resume talks aimed at ending a lockout now in its fourth month.

WFAN–06/28/2011

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Stoudemire Rips Knicks’ ‘Lack Of Urgency’

“I don’t understand why we’re not playing with the urgency,” a visibly dejected Stoudemire said Sunday.

WFAN–11/15/2010

Target Field - Minneapolis, MN - Oct 5, 2010 - Photo: Jared Max / WCBS 880

See Panoramic Views Of Target Field

The New York Yankees are starting the 2010 MLB playoffs on the road.

10/06/2010