Today In Sports History for Tuesday, April 28

...including six title defenses and 43 knockouts.1960 - The Minneapolis Lakers announce that they will relocate to Los Angeles...New Orleans in Game 4 of their first-round series. The Minneapolis Lakers had the other 58-point postseason victory, beating...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, April 23

...Rangers 4-3 in Game 7 to win the Stanley Cup.1950 - The Minneapolis Lakers become the first team to win back-to-back NBA...Lakers with 40 points in a game marred by three fights, four Minneapolis players fouling out and the ejection of Nats coach Al Cervi...
Today In Sports History for April 24-25

...Globetrotters, becomes the first black to be picked in the NBA draft when he's taken by the Boston Celtics.1952 - The Minneapolis Lakers, led by George Mikan's 22 points, beat the New York Knicks 82-65 to win the NBA title in seven games.1964...
Peterson reinstated by NFL, looks to leave Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS - Adrian Peterson has been cleared to return to the NFL. Now all that remains to be settled is where he will play next season...
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6 charged with trying to join Islamic State

...November, he tried to board a flight in Minneapolis, but was stopped by the get to Syria to join ISIL."The Minneapolis area is home to the largest concentration...Abdurahman, Musse and Omar were arrested in Minneapolis. They entered no plea, as is standard...
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Terror program: Prevention or profiling

...being tested in Los Angeles, Boston and Minneapolis.Local law enforcement officials have...the terrorist group were arrested in Minneapolis and San Diego.Countering Violent furthest ahead in Los Angeles and Minneapolis; Boston is still forming its strategy...
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Slack Tide: Save some daylight for me

...national standardization didn't occur until 1966. Interesting tidbit: for several weeks in 1965, the "Twin Cities" of Minneapolis and St. Paul were on two different times. For realsies. Historically, those who benefit from increased evening sunlight...
Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 29

...points, wins the NCAA basketball championship with a 39-34 victory over Washington State.1952 - George Mikan of the Minneapolis Lakers scores an NBA playoff record 47 points in an 88-78 loss in Game 1 of the Western Division Finals against Rochester...
Today In Sports History for March 24

...history, breaking a record in the preliminaries and winning the final in the NCAA men's swimming and diving championship at Minneapolis. Bousquet swims the preliminary in 18.74 seconds, breaking the old NCAA mark of 19.05 set by Anthony Ervin in 2002...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 27

...fewest points by one team and both teams since the introduction of the 24-second clock.1959 - The Boston Celtics beat the Minneapolis Lakers 173-139 as seven NBA records fall. The Celtics set records for most points (179), most points in a half (90...


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