Baseball team and Major League Baseball franchise in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
From Pizza Luce in Eden Prairie, Roy Smalley, Lavelle Neal, and Jim Souhan kick around Twins issues and tell stories. Thanks to 11 Wells Distillery & Cocktail Room (https://www.11wells.com/,) Minnesota Propane Association (https://propane.com/) - “Clean American Energy”, Bettor Edge (https://www.bettoredge.com/ - Promo Code "CHIN" for $10 free) & Pizza Luce (https://pizzaluce.com/)
The Timberwolves started off the season strong with a win over Houston. (26:00) RECKLESS SPECULATION... Should the Vikings extend Kirk Cousins? (46:30) Plus Old Tweets Exposed.
Are the Minnesota Wild the team most likely to win a championship among Minnesota sports teams? Why this Wild team is different from past teams and Kirill Kaprizov's presence changes the perception of the team for the better; (26:17) Write That Down on Ben Simmons, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Wild and more!
Minnesota Wild rally for INSANE comeback win over Winnipeg Jets! Joel Eriksson Ek hat trick leads the Wild to an overtime comeback win; Why a win like this changes the culture and feel for the Wild; Minnesota's top line of Kirill Kaprizov-Joel Eriksson Ek and Mats Zuccarello showing up; Marcus Foligno's epic fight with Brendan Dillon; Why Cam Talbot can't regress this season and a big night for Matt Dumba.
What Minnesota Vikings can learn from Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott's decision to go for the win even though they came up short; Why Cam Dantzler and Bashaud Breeland are trending in the right direction; Why Klint Kubiak gets it after a week of self scouting; Adam Thielen's toughness; Minnesota Wild getting national love; Who doesn't get it: triggered hockey fans, Ben Roethlisberger and more; (33:00) Talkin' Timberwolves: Marc Lore working on his jump shot? And why Anthony Edwards poised for a big season; (46:00) Random season Recall: 2005-06 Wild.
Minnesota Vikings statements on Kirk Cousins saving Mike Zimmer's job again!; How will the Vikings look out of the bye week?; Why Cousins has evolved and taken the next step; Did the self scouting work?; Would somebody have gotten fired if the Vikings had lost to the Panthers?; Christian Darrisaw with an impressive start at left tackle; (24:00) Bears Vent Line; (27:23) Randy Vikes 69 stud stable after the vikings win!; (34:45) Other Weekend Statements on the controversial ending to the St. Cloud State-Gopher hockey!; Minnesota Wild statements after their 2-0 start and Gopher football.
Aaron and John set the stage for the offseason with a 360-degree discussion of the Twins' payroll: how high their budget should be, the arbitration and contract decisions they need to make, trade candidates that could free up more money, and how much fans can expect them to spend this offseason.
If you are a baseball fan, you don't want to miss one. Patrick explains why games aren't going to be shortened anytime soon and tells us what the Twins are thinking when it comes to their next hitting coach. Patrick also has thoughts on the Vikings and Gophers football wins and plenty of other topics.
The Minnesota Wild started the season 2-0 with wins over the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks. Overreactions on Kevin Fiala, the power play units, Cam Talbot Minnesota top line of Kirill Kaprizov, Joel Eriksson Ek and Mats Zuccarello and more!
Let Twins speculation season begin. Roy Smalley and LaVelle Neal kick around rumors and prospects, then talk postseason. Thanks to 11 Wells Distillery & Cocktail Room (https://www.11wells.com/,) Minnesota Propane Association (https://propane.com/) - “Clean American Energy”, Bettor Edge (https://www.bettoredge.com/ - Promo Code "CHIN" for $10 free) & Pizza Luce (https://pizzaluce.com/)
Minnesota Vikings therapy on Kirk Cousins-Mike Zimmer relationship; The Vikings offense not taking enough shots; Would you rather have former Super Bowl winner Doug Pederson or Kellen Moore running the Vikings?; Trade a draft pick for Mike Tomlin?; Are Byron Buxton and Dalvin Cook the same player in different sports?; (36:30) Judd's keys to a Vikings win over the Carolina Panthers!
Is Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Klint Kubiak already on the hot seat?!; (11:30) Ben Simmons reported to the 76ers but what does it mean for his trade value and should the Minnesota Timberwolves have interest?; (22:00) Chicago Blackhawks center Dylan Strome is available via trade, should Minnesota Wild GM Bill Guerin make a move?; (27:05) Greg Wyhsynski from ESPN joins to talk Minnesota Wild season projections and the NHL's move back to ESPN; (51:00) Old Tweets Exposed on Timberwolves takes.
The Minnesota Vikings seem to always be stuck in purgatory every NFL season, which is good for business but also handcuffs your Super Bowl window!; (28:01) Write That Down predictions on the Minnesota Wild and more!
Minnesota Wild season preview and predictions on points, goals, standings, rookie of the year, most improved, biggest disappointment and more for the upcoming NHL season; Stanley Cup picks and the NHL's return to ESPN!
Mike Max talks with Minnesota Twins President Dave St Peter about what he learned in the disappointing 2021 season, the perception that downtown Mpls isn't safe, his thoughts on the Saints/Twins partnership, Nelson Cruz, Twins Caravan, the NHL Winter Classic and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Minnesota Vikings offense need to start taking more shots down the field and Klint Kubiak does NOT get it; Jon Gruden being the scapegoat for the NFL; Minnesota Twins playoff failures being magnified in this current MLB playoffs; Minnesota Wild GM Bill Guerin's viral clip about changing the team's culture; NFL quarterbacks and more on who gets it; who doesn't; (38:00) Minnesota Timberwolves preseason takeaways on Karl-Anthony Towns and Anthony Edwards; (52:00) Random Season Recall 2014-15 Timberwolves!
Did Minnesota Vikings want Dallas Goedert before they traded for Chirs Herndon from the Jets; Would the Vikings have fired Mike Zimmer if they had lost to the Lions?; (16:00) Gopher football scoops; (25:00) Scoops on Timberwolves, Wild and more.
Minnesota Vikings statements after a win over the Detroit Lions! Let Kirk Cousins celebrate; Thank goodness for the Detroit Lions; Klint Kubiak and Mike Zimmer's archaic mindset on offense; Christian Darrisaw making his NFL debut; Dan Campbell's decision to go for two points!; (31:58) Randy Vikes 69 *STUD* stable after the Vikings win over the Lions; Other weekend statements on the Vikings.
Aaron and John discuss Twins' coaching staff changes and 40-man roster cuts, and then review their preseason over-under picks.
Should Minnesota Vikings blow it all up, move on from Kirk Cousins, Mike Zimmer and Rick Spielman and start from scratch?; (14:00) The conundrum of quarterback vs. head coach in the NFL; Watching Nelson Cruz succeed in the playoffs and other random comments; (29:00) Judd's keys to a Vikings win over the Lions!
Brace Hemmelgarn is currently the Coordinator, Publications and Photography for the Minnesota Twins. Hemmelgarn is responsible for photography needs throughout the organization as well as overseeing the content produced in the club's yearbook and magazine. After graduating from St. Cloud Cathedral High School, Hemmelgarn attended Saint John's University in Collegeville, MN, where he played baseball and graduated in 2012 with a degree in Communication. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/matt-brown57/support
The Minnesota Wild are wrapping up the preseason and the hype around Marco Rossi is legit; The Wild are actually going to have a lethal power play?!; Are Victor Rask and Frederick Gaudreau the best linemates for Kevin Fiala and Matt Dumba's impressive passes.
LaVelle Neal III on his pick to play shortstop and why the Twins are changing their staff. Thanks to Minnesota Propane Association (https://propane.com/) - “Clean American Energy”, Bettor Edge (https://www.bettoredge.com/ - Promo Code "CHIN" for $10 free) & Pizza Luce (https://pizzaluce.com/)
Should Minnesota Vikings sit Dalvin Cook against the lowly Detroit Lions who said he isn't 100 percent with his ankle injury; (18:00) Will Minnesota Wild prospect Adam Beckman make the roster after another impressive performance scoring his fourth goal of the preseason and are other veterans like Victor Rask and Nick Bjugstad possibly on the chopping block!; (37:00) Minnesota Vikings roster scoops ahead of Week 5 vs. the Lions and the NFL trade deadline; (20:00) Minnesota Wild claiming Rem Pitlick; Minnesota Timberwolves scoops on Josh Okoige and Ben Simmons and more on a scoop with Doogie!
Did Minnesota Vikings make a mistake spending their free agency money on defense and should they have spent the money on the offensive side of the ball?; (27:08) Write That Down predictions on the Timberwolves, Wild, Vikings and more!
The Minnesota Wild's roster is taking shape! Is Frederick Gaudreau the right center for Kevin Fiala?; Kirill Kaprizov finally getting a true center in Joel Erikkson Ek; Ryan Hartman sliding into Ek's role from last season; Will Matthew Boldy, Marco Rossi and Adam Beckman all start in Iowa? Will the Wild move on from Victor Rask before opening night and more on the latest episode of Judd's Hockey Show.
The 2021 Minnesota Twins will forever be defined by their first month. They lost 13 of 15 games over a 2.5 week stretch and exposed flaws that would ultimately eliminate them before the season really got started. What went wrong over the first 20 or so games and how did it impact the rest of the year? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Minnesota Timberwolves preseason opener takeaways and did Glen Taylor rally the troops in an impressive preseason opener?; The Minnesota Wild empowering Joel Eriksson Ek on the top line with Kirill Kaprizov and Mats Zuccarello; Miguel Sano not getting it with claiming he's going to lose weight; the month of October being the best sports month of the year; (21:00) Mackey's dilemma from over the weekend; (26:30) Jim Pohlad's ridiculous comments giving the Twins management an A+ grade for the 2021 season; (39:00) Random Season Recall 2008 Twins!
Minnesota Timberwolves Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations has reached out to the 76ers on Ben Simmons; What would the Wolves offer?; Can Minnesota be a top 10 team in the West?; (15:00) Gopher football scoops on Trey Potts; (18:30) Minnesota Twins scoops with the season ending on Byron Buxton and more.
Minnesota Vikings statements after a Week 4 loss to the Cleveland Browns dropping the team 1-3 on the season; Mike Zimmer and Kirk Cousins not being able to beat winning teams; Why can't the Vikings orchestrate a game-winning drive; Is someone going to get fired?; (29:26) Randy Vikes 69 *DUD* stable and more Vikings statements!
Patrick marvels at the Vikings' loss to Cleveland, tells us who is getting blamed for the Vikings defeat and weighs in on the Anthony Barr situation. Does Pat think Mike Zimmer could get fired during the season? Also, find out why Patrick is bringing up Christian Ponder's name.
Aaron and John talk about the final week of the Twins' disappointing season, avoiding 90 losses, Byron Buxton's amazing present and uncertain future, Derek Falvey's comments about the offseason plans, and coaching changes on the horizon.
Is Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins just padding his stats or is it different this time?; Shower beers; Why NFL Redzone is the BEST; Why the Minnesota Twins need to keep Byron Buxton long term; Plus other off the wall questions on Feedback Friday!; (36:00) Judd's Keys to a Vikings win over the Cleveland Browns in Week 4!
Minnesota Wild preseason takeaways; will Adam Beckman make the team after another noticeable performance against the Avalanche; Jon Merrill making a solid impression; Mats Zuccarello playmaking ability; And thoughts on the NHL switching TV partners.
Will Minnesota Twins extend Byron Buxton this offseason? What kind of contract should the Twins give him and what will he accept? What other players could be moved this offseason?
Minnesota Timberwolves scoops on Karl-Anthony Towns; Sachin Gupta's pursuit of Ben Simmons; how good can the Wolves be without Ben Simmons?; (15:00) Minnesota Vikings scoops on Christian Darrisaw, the offensive line and more; (21:00) Will the Minnesota Twins extend Byron Buxton or Michael Pineda this offseason?; (33:00) The new Mike Zimmer evolving from his old ways with giving players days off, defending kickers and more!; (48:00) Old Tweets Exposed
Minnesota Timberwolves core values going forward now that new owners Alex Rodriguez and Marc Lore are officially in the fold; (23:30) Mackey's inside info on why Gersson Rosas was let go; (29:28) Write That Down!
The Chicago White Sox and the Cincinnati Reds won't be close, look for an easy win and a blowout. The Baltimore Ravens face the Denver Broncos this weekend and the Broncos are a surprising 3-0 team, but this game has the wrong team favored. An opportunity to bet a little and win a lot with the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins by betting the first five innings of this one. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Why Minnesota Wild aren't as high on Kevin Fiala? Overreacting to the line combinations through the first week of training camp! Will Marco Rossi make the team? Foligno and Dumba being named alternate captains!
The Minnesota Twins season is (finally) coming to a close. Was this the most disappointing season of all time in terms of expectations?; (14:00) Three bold predictions from Judd, Jake and Dex on offseason moves for the Twins.
Aaron and John talk about the future of the AL Central, Joe Ryan's 11-strikeout game, Justin Morneau's Twins Hall-of-Fame induction and which Twins' relievers will play a role in the 2022 bullpen.