Minneapolis Saint Paul Official Visitors Guide to the Twin Cities 2013 : Page 26

For The home Team minneSoTa VikingS Three Cheers Sports fans rejoice; there’s a team for everyone. SportS Cheer for hometown hero VikinGS PhOtO COurteSy Of MinneSOta VikinGS ; tCf bank StadiuM Ph OtO COurteSy Of reGentS Of the uniVerSity Of MinneSOta Joe Mauer and the rest of the Minnesota Twins . The team is settling into their new digs at Target Field , named the best stadium in baseball by ESPN magazine in 2010. For a different flavor of baseball head to Midway Stadium where the minor league Saint Paul Saints put on a show on the field and on the sidelines all summer long. Make some noise for local heroine Lindsay Whalen as she looks to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a repeat of their 2011 WNBA title. Also hitting the hardwood at the Target Center are the Minnesota Timberwolves , led by Spanish sensation Ricky Rubio. Minnesota is “the state of hockey” so it shouldn’t be a sur-prise that nearly every Minnesota Wild home game since the inaugural season in 2000 has been sold out. Cheer them on as the action heats up the Xcel Energy Center ice. For more hockey, head to the University of Minnesota to watch the Golden Gophers make their mark on the ice. With a new stadium on the horizon, the Vikings are here to stay. Loyal fans can look forward to cheering on stars like Percy Harvin, Adrian Peterson and Jared Allen for years to come. Gopher football fans can enjoy the crisp Minnesota fall weather at the outdoor TCF Bank Stadium . Sport maroon and gold and root for the Big 10 team as they take on their rivals. Catch a Minnesota Swarm game for fast-paced, high-scoring fun; the professional lacrosse team also calls Saint Paul’s Xcel Energy Center home. Or watch pro soccer’s Minnesota Stars tear up the turf at the world-class National Sports Center in Blaine. TCF Bank STadium 26 | Minneapolis Saint Paul Official Visitors Guide 2013

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Sports fans rejoice; there’s a team for everyone.<br /> <br /> Three Cheers For The home Team<br /> <br /> Cheer for hometown hero <br /> <br /> Joe Mauer and the rest of the Minnesota Twins. The team is settling into their new digs at Target Field, named the best stadium in baseball by ESPN magazine in 2010. For a different flavor of baseball head to Midway Stadium where the minor league Saint Paul Saints put on a show on the field and on the sidelines all summer long.<br /> <br /> Make some noise for local heroine Lindsay Whalen as she looks to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a repeat of their 2011 WNBA title. Also hitting the hardwood at the Target Center are the Minnesota Timberwolves, led by Spanish sensation Ricky Rubio.<br /> <br /> Minnesota is “the state of hockey” so it shouldn’t be a surprise that nearly every Minnesota Wild home game since the inaugural season in 2000 has been sold out. Cheer them on as the action heats up the Xcel Energy Center ice. For more hockey, head to the University of Minnesota to watch the Golden Gophers make their mark on the ice.<br /> <br /> With a new stadium on the horizon, the Vikings are here to stay. Loyal fans can look forward to cheering on stars like Percy Harvin, Adrian Peterson and Jared Allen for years to come.<br /> <br /> Gopher football fans can enjoy the crisp Minnesota fall weather at the outdoor TCF Bank Stadium. Sport maroon and gold and root for the Big 10 team as they take on their rivals.<br /> <br /> Catch a Minnesota Swarm game for fast-paced, high-scoring fun; the professional lacrosse team also calls Saint Paul’s Xcel Energy Center home. Or watch pro soccer’s Minnesota Stars tear up the turf at the world-class National Sports Center in Blaine.

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