The Twins are suffering through a 3-game losing streak for the first time this season after losing 14-4 at home against the New York Mets. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.
Twins prospect Luis Arraez is batting .385 with 2 home runs, 7 RBIs and 16 runs scored in 96 at-bats for the Twins this season. Because of his high level of performance he is forcing his way into the Twins lineup on a regular basis.
The NFL is looking at the possibility of moving from a 16-game regular season to an 18-game regular season. The 18-game regular season proposal would also restrict all players to playing a maximum of 16 games.
The Houston Rockets traded for Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder Thursday giving up point guard Chris Paul and multiple 1st round draft picks. The Rockets are using the same formula that many other teams are rolling with.
The Minnesota Lynx won 73-72 at Chicago last night to improve to 9-6. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON this morning. He says the Lynx have had to play without the roster they had last year and are still a top 4 team in the Western Conference.
The Timberwolves decided not to match the offer sheet Tyus Jones signed with the Memphis Grizzlies which means Jones has left the organization after 3 seasons. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.