The Scoop is a SKOR North podcast hosted by Darren "Doogie" Wolfson from 5 Eyewitness News, who shares his inside knowledge and opinions on what's happening with the Minnesota Vikings, Twins, Timberwolves, Wild, Gophers and Lynx. Find The Scoop at SKORNorth.com.
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Episode 372 is loaded with Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson's latest notes on the Wolves, Gophers, Vikings, and Twins before getting into conversations. Guests include Twins President and CEO Dave St. Peter (16:26), former Park Center hoops star and new Illinois commit Dain Dainja (20:00), former Gophers QB Zack Annexstad (31:12), Woodbury LB and Gophers commit Joey Gerlach (45:11), and former Gophers QB Conor Rhoda (48:31).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson is back for another episode of The Scoop and brought a bag full of his latest notes on the Wolves, Vikings, Twins, and Gophers. Guests on this episode include Arizona Cardinal TE and Waconia native Maxx Williams (17:23) as well as Totonto Blue Jays pitching prospect and Anoka native Trent Palmer (32:47).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson is fresh off a small hiatus and has a jam packed episode of The Scoop, first leading with notes before getting into conversations. Guests include Wolves VP Sachin Gupta (13:36), ex-Viking Michael Floyd (32:29), ex-Ohio St. coach Jim Tressel on P.J. Fleck (41:57), Gophers 2022 football commit Nathan Jones (56:11), Gophers 2022 football commit Trey Bixby (1:04:38), 2023 star football recruit Jaxon Howard (1:10:50), Gophers women's hoops coach Lindsay Whalen (1:17:22), and Gophers guard Sara Scalia (1:23:14).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes through his latest notes on the Wolves, Vikings, Twins, and more before getting into conversations. Guests on this episode include Former Phoenix Suns GM Ryan McDonough on the Timberwolves (14:05), St. Thomas men's hoops coach Johnny Tauer (48:24), and St. Thomas senior guard Ryan Lindberg (54:27).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes through his latest notes before getting into conversations with former Vikings coach Brad Childress who discusses the Vikings, Kevin Stefanski and other happenings (9:56). Vikings legend Scott Studwell joins the show to talk about his new book, the Vikings, and much more (28:31).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes over his latest notes on the Wolves front office change, a Ben Simmons, as well as notes on the new power Sachin Gupta holds. Guests on this episode include ESPN's Bobby Marks on on Rosas/Gupta (13:03), former NFL GM Randy Mueller on the 0-2 Vikings (31:17), and Lou Nanne on Kirill Kaprizov's new deal with the Wild (57:42).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes through his notes which includes an update on Vikings DE Everson Griffen before getting to conversations. Guests include Mahtomedi native Mike Baumann on his MLB debut with Baltimore (7:14), Vikings C Garrett Bradbury on his relationship with Twins SP Bailey Ober (28:10), NHL free agent Eric Staal (34:18), St. Thomas men's hoops commit Ahjany Lee (39:41), and Iowa St. men's hoops commit Demarion Watson (48:33).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson runs through his latest notes before getting to conversations. Guests on this episode include ESPN's Brian Windhorst on the Ben Simmons to Minnesota chatter (10:11), NHL Network analyst Bruce Boudreau on how he was supposed to be on the Boston to LA plane that was involved in the tragic events on 9-11 (1:01:18), and New York Islanders forward Zach Parise on the new chapter of his career (1:20:33).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes through his latest notes on the Wolves, Vikings, and Gophers before getting into conversations. Guests on this episode include Wolves coach Chris Finch (12:40), Wild GM Bill Guerin (28:51), Gophers center and Jets draft selection Chaz Lucius (48:59), Gophers hoops commit Josh Ola-Joseph (56:29), Gophers hoops commit Pharrel Payne (1:02:25), and Twins Director of Player Development Alex Hassan (1:10:00).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson leads this Sunday edition of The Scoop with his latest notes on the Vikings, Wolves, Twins, Wild, and other local nuggets. Guests on today's show include Twins President of Baseball Operations Derek Falvey (16:10) and Jeff Pagliocca, new Wolves guard Patrick Beverley's trainer (39:32).
This Sunday edition of 'The Scoop' is interviews only with the guests including ESPN's Bobby Marks (2:10), Olympic gold medalist Gable Steveson (35:36), Gophers volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon (1:07:31), Stanford commit Lucas Heyer (1:17:15), and Vikings safety Xavier Woods (1:27:00).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes over his latest notes on the Wolves, Twins, Vikings, and Gophers before getting into interviews. Guests include Denver Nuggets power forward Zeke Nnaji (27:51), Gophers hoops commit Braeden Carrington (44:34), Gophers forward Danny Ogele (52:47), Vikings DE Stephen Weatherly (1:06:12), and Vikings S Myles Dorn (1:08:08).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson leads this Friday episode with his latest notes on the Twins, Wolves, Vikings, and Wild before getting into conversations. Guests include Durham Bulls pitching coach Rick Knapp (16:25), Twins pitcher Jose Berrios (38:54), MLB Hall of Famer Paul Molitor (43:46), Gophers men's hoops coach Ben Johnson (50:58), and Wild forward Nick Bjugstad (57:31).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes through his latest notes on this Sunday episode before getting into conversations. Guests include Vikings WR Adam Thielen (12:27), Vikings RB Alexander Mattison (23:22), Twins Scouting Director Sean Johnson (29:47), Twins 3rd round pick Cade Povich (1:05:21), future Gopher and NHL Draft prospect Chaz Lucius (1:21:37), and NBA Draft prospect Matt Mitchell (1:39:30).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson reads through his latest notes on the Wolves, Twins, and notes regarding some local news before transitioning into interviews. Guests on this episode include Twins scouting director Sean Johnson to preview the MLB Draft (13:41), former MLB umpire Tim Tschida on sticky substances in the MLB (35:55), Shakopee native Stef Mitchell on turning pro and truning down the Gophers (50:35), Lynx forward Napheesa Collier on playing for Team USA (1:06:35), Stephanie Samedy on choosing to play a 5th year for Gophers volleyball (1:23:38), and Grace McCallum of Isanti on going to Tokyo as part of the USA Gymnastics team (1:36:15).
Darren 'Doogie" Wolfson goes through his notes on the Wolves, Vikings, and Gophers men's hoops. Guests include Wolves head coach Chris Finch (16:36), Twins director of player development Alex Hassan (45:35), Gophers wrestler and Olympian Gable Steveson (1:11:48), Memphis PG Tyus Jones (1:18:50), San Antonio PG Tre Jones (1:22:08), and Avalanche goalie Devan Dubnyk (1:25:15).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson gets into his latest notes with a big focus on the Wolves and upcoming NBA Draft. Big list of guests leads off with Joel Corry on the Vikings salary cap, then McKinley Wright on the NBA Draft, Wayzata's Cam Heide on committing to Purdue, Wayzata's Carter Bjerke on committing to St. Thomas, John Anderson on his new deal with the Gophers, Dave Hentges on his son Sam starting for the Indians this weekend against the Twins, and cornerback Tariq Watson of Louisiana on committing to the Gophers.
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson rifles through his latest notes on the Wolves, Wild, Twins, and Gophers. Twins POBO Derek Falvey joins the show to talk trade deadline and much more (22:17). Gopher football commits Spencer Alvarez (53:37) and Ike White (1:03:35) join the program to discuss why they chose Minnesota.
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson unloads his latest notes on the Wolves, Lynx, Gophers, Vikings, and Twins before welcoming on St. Paul native and Raptors center Freddie Gillespie (23:23) who is followed by Yankees legend Bernie Williams (44:24).
Darren Doogie' Wolfson leads with his latest notes on the Vikings, Wolves, Twins, Gophers, and Wild on this episode. North Carolina guard and former Hopkins star Kerwin Walton Jr. joins the show (13:37), followed by Park Center guard and Gophers target Braeden Carrington (26:13). MN Prep Academy wing DJ Jefferson recaps his recent visit with the Gophers (43:31) and Gophers baseball coach John Anderson rounds out the show with a conversation on where his contract talks stand and much more (52:14).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson leads with notes on the Vikings, Wild, Wolves, Twins, and Lynx before new Gophers men's hoops coach Ben Johnson joins the show (15:02). New Gophers hoops commit Abdoulaye Thiam discusses his decision to come to Minnesota (43:25) and Hopkins HS basketball star and Arizona commit Maya Nnaji talks about her decision to commit to Arizona (57:15).
-Wolves POBO Gersson Rosas -Gary Trent Sr. on close friend and former teammate, KG, entering Hall of Fame -Troy Hudson, same, on KG -Lynx center Sylvia Fowles -NHL Network analyst Brian Lawton previews Wild-Vegas
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson begins with unloading his latest notes on the Wild, Vikings, Twins, Wolves, and Gophers before welcoming on Wild forward Nick Bonino (14:19). Twins legend Joe Mauer joins the show (33:25), then Tennessee State OC Hue Jackson discusses Kellen Mond (39:46). Vikings K Riley Patterson (56:02) and TE Shane Zylstra (1:11:38) lead off the second half of the episode who are followed by Giants DE Elerson Smith (1:21:58), and former Viking Chad Greenway rounds out the show (1:37:45).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson leads off today's show with his latest notes regarding the Wolves, Vikings, and Twins before welcoming on new Vikings left tackle Christian Darrisaw (17:08). Virginia Tech offensive coordinator Brad Cornelsen talks about Darrisaw (25:56), Former Packer Josh Sitton joins to discuss Darrisaw and the latest on Aaron Rodgers (40:00), and Duke forward Matthew Hurt talks about declaring for the NBA Draft (59:32).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson starts this episode with his latest before welcoming on Former NFL GM Randy Mueller to talk Vikings and the NFL Draft (7:56). ESPN's Desmond Howard joins the show to discuss the NFL Draft (38:23), Gophers AD Mark Coyle hops on for a conversation (53:34), followed by recent Gophers transfer Grant Cruikshank on why he chose Minnesota (1:23:26), and former Champlin Park HS star Theo John on transferring to Duke (1:36:22).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson starts this edition of The Scoop with his latest notes on the Vikings, Wolves, and Gophers before moving into conversations. NBC Sports Edge NFL Draft expert Thor Nystrom joins the show (15:45), followed by Cleveland pitcher and former Mounds View HS star Sam Hentges (1:02:48), afterwards Gophers guard Payton Willis joins (1:23:43), and Gophers forward Parker Fox rounds out the show (1:30:48).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson rifles through his latest notes on the Gophers, Wolves, Vikings, Twins, and Wild. NFL draft prospect Elerson Smith joins the program (9:10), Lynx GM and Head Coach Cheryl Reeve talks about the upcoming season (25:01), new Gophers commit Sean Sutherlin discuss his decision to choose Minnesota (44:02), Badgers' Brad Davison talks about returning to Wisconsin for another season (56:33), and Gophers' Gable Steveson rounds out the episode (1:11:22).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson goes over his latest notes on the Gophers, Vikings, Wolves, and Wild before welcoming on Wolves owner Glen Taylor to talk about the news of him selling the franchise (10:46). The basketball theme continues with new Cyclones commit Gabe Kalscheur discussing moving on from the Gophers (29:03) followed by North Dakota transfer Filip Rebraca joining the show (39:37). New Gophers guard Luke Loewe discusses choosing Minnesota (58:13) and former NFL QB J.T. O'Sullivan talks Vikings (1:17:21).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson airs out his latest notes on the Gophers before making way for Wolves President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas to join the show (6:18). Gophers WR Rashod Bateman joins to talk about his pro day and charity endeavors (33:13), new Gophers commit E.J. Stephens discusses his decision to come to Minnesota (53:17), new Cyclone commit Robert Jones (1:13:22), and Concordia St. Paul NFL draft prospect Chris Garrett (1:242:33).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson spills his latest notes on the Gophers, Wolves, Wild and more before hopping into this interview packed episode featuring new Gopher Jamison Battle, Ball State transfer Ish El-Amin, Baylor Director of Player Development Jared Nuness, new Tommie Courtney Brown Jr., MNUFC Head Coach Adrian Heath, and former SCSU Husky in the New York Rangers system Jonny Brodzinski.
This last episode of The Scoop prior to the NBA Trade Deadline finds ESPN's Brian Windhorst go in depth on any moves the Wolves could be making before the league's cutoff time (1:05), Cleveland Cavaliers head coach J.B. Bickerstaff discuss Ben Johnson getting the Gophers coaching job (36:12), and Mahtomedi High School alum Parker Fox talks about receiving a call from Ben Johnson (50:43).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson opens his notepad regarding the Gophers hiring Ben Johnson, Vikings, and Wolves. Reactions to the Ben Johnson hiring from FOX Sports analyst and former Nebraska coach Tim Miles (9:31), Long Beach State coach and former Gophers coach Dan Monson (16:05), and former Wolves player Richard Coffey (33:36). Plus, Twins assistant GM Jeremy Zoll joins the show (39:30).
Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson unloads his latest notes on the Vikings, Gophers coaching search, and more. Sam Mitchell joins the program to talk Wolves and his desire to coach again (20:20), former NFL DB Bryant McFadden hops on the show for a conversation (54:02), and SCSU men's hockey coach Brett Larson talks about his excitement for NCAA Selection Sunday (1:29:03).
Doogie unloads his notes surrounding the Vikings, Twins, and Wild. The latest on Richard Pitino, more on Marcus Foligno's injury, news on Tyler Duffey, and Wolves trade rumors. Twins pitching prospect Matt Canterino joins the show (19:43), Twin Cities native Jamison Battle discusses why he's leaving George Washington (42:08), and Gophers QB commit for 2022 Jacob Knuth speaks on committing to Minnesota (53:49).
You asked for more Doogie and now you've got it. Doogie joins Judd for Episode 1 of The Bonus Scoop to discuss what Richard Pitino had to say about his job status and also tell us the coach he thinks will take over the Gophers men's basketball program. Doogie also gets into Gersson Rosas' job security, where Glen Taylor is with the sale of the Wolves and whether Karl-Anthony Towns will be with the team long term. Plus other Scoops and notes from our guy in the know.
Epsiode 337 of The Scoop begins with Doogie's update on the sale of the Wolves, what the team may have on the trade front, and other various notes. Stephen Weatherly joins the show to chat about signing with the Vikings (15:06), get to know new Wolves coach Chris Finch (26:17), Wild GM Bill Guerin talks about how the season has played out so far (44:31), and legendary coach turned analyst John Beilein discusses the Gophers (1:02:27).
Doogie begins this episode of The Scoop with notes on the Vikings and Twins. He also goes in-depth on Richard Pitino's future and a dive into the Wolves news surrounding Ryan Saunders' firing and hiring of Chris Finch. Former Wolves center Cole Aldrich joins the show to weigh in on Saunders and Finch (25:40), new Lynx guard Aerial Powers talks about signing with Minnesota (49:11), and Gophers gymnast Lexy Ramler discusses the season (1:03:23).
Doogie opens things up with some brief notes on the Twins before welcoming on former NFL GM Michael Lombardi to talk about the Kirk Cousins conundrum (7:05). Then Buccaneers WR Tyler Johnson joins the show to chat about winning the Super Bowl (28:19), Alexandria High School WR Kristen Hoskins talks about committing to the Gophers (42:11), and Twins pitcher Andrew Albers rounds out the show speaking on being back with the organization (51:53).
Doogie has the latest on the Twins' pursuit of more pitching, when the Gopher Pro Bowl is happening, and the local Super Bowl ratings dipping from 2020 along with additional notes. Minneapolis native Elerson Smith recaps the Senior Bowl and look ahead to the NFL Draft (7:08), former Twins manager Ron Gardenhire joins the show (30:18), Bryce Dixon, Nelson Cruz's agent, discusses his client's recent signing with the Twins (46:26), and Caleb Truax reviews his fight and chats about his future (1:16:43).
Twins, Wild, Wolves, and Vikings notes lead this episode of The Scoop before Becker native Dillon Radunz joins the show to review his Senior Bowl week. Former Gopher Rashod Bateman talks about receiving his combine invite among other things, Twins pitcher Randy Dobnak discusses the club and offseason happenings, and Twins Security Director Charles Adams III rounds off the show chatting about coaching Tyler Johnson.
Notes on the Twins, Gophers, and Wolves start off this baseball heavy episode of The Scoop. Twins GM Thad Levine joins the show to chat about the status of the team and what types of moves could be made between now and the start of the season (5:41). Twins top prospect Royce Lewis stops by to discuss how he's been training during the pandemic and his excitement for the season ahead among other things (37:09).
This episode of The Scoop leads off with Doogie's latest notes on the Wolves, Vikings, and Twins before bringing on Bills DC Leslie Frazier (12:22). Former Gophers coach Tracy Claeys joins the show to to discuss his retirement (22:54), new Gophers DT Nyles Pinckney speaks on why he chose to come to Minnesota (48:38), and the show rounds out with boxer Caleb Truax ahead of his title fight against Caleb Plant on January 30th (59:13).
This interview heavy episode leads off with Doogie's latest notes on the Twins before welcoming on Wild GM Bill Guerin to preview the upcoming season (3:30). Minnetonka native Bobby Brink chats about his experience winning gold at the World Junior Championships (25:30) and former Gophers corner Ben St-Juste discusses his decision to turn pro (37:40).
In the first episode of the new year Doogie unloads his latest notes on the Vikings and Twins before welcoming on Vikings DT Michael Pierce (11:40), then ESPN's Brian Windhorst joins the show to discuss the Wolves (32:30). Minnehaha Academy senior Chet Holmgren (1:08:06) and junior Prince Aligbe (1:12:56) round out the episode and touch on the excitement of getting back on the court.
Doogie starts with his latest notes on the Wolves, Gophers, Twins, and Vikings. New York Mets reliever Trevor May talks about his recent signing and leaving the Twins (11:01), Tampa Bay Rays reliever Nick Anderson chats about his crazy season and his struggles in the playoffs (37:40), George Tsamis joins the show to discuss no longer being the manager of the St. Paul Saints (1:24:08), and Carolina Panthers RB Rodney Smith speaks on his rookie season in the NFL and his recent battle with COVID-19 (1:40:05).
Doogie begins this episode with notes on the Wolves and Twins along with an update on Adam Thielen and the latest on when Gophers football hopes to be back at their practice facility. New Wolves forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson joins the show to discuss his recent signing with the team (11:28), Twins Assistant GM Jeremy Zoll chats about the team's offseason plans (23:31), Twins outfielder Brent Rooker breaks down his recovery from forearm surgery (45:30), and Twins reliever Caleb Thielbar speaks on CHS Field becoming the expected home for the organization's AAA club (1:06:55).
The first episode of The Scoop after the NBA Draft starts with Doogie unloading his notes before bringing on a long list of guests. Former Phoenix Suns GM Ryan McDonough joins the show (7:25), followed by ESPN's Bobby Marks (35:16), and Arkansas men's hoops Head Coach Eric Musselman chats about Anthony Edwards (1:01:26). On the back half of the episode close friend of Anthony Edwards and former Georgia guard Donnell Gresham Jr. hops on the pod (1:13:20), Babcock Hoops' Jason Filippi discusses the Wolves' selection of Leandro Balmaro (1:21:23), and Ade Murkey talks about signing his contract with the Timberwolves (1:31:56).