Phil Miller and I are the newest writers for FSN North and will be covering Twins home games this season! I’ve copied the press release below. Can’t wait for Target Field!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    Contact:  Becky Ross (612) 486-9520

Tuesday, March 30, 2010                                                                                                                                       

 

FOX SPORTS NORTH WELCOMES TWO NEW FOXSPORTSNORTH.COM

TWINS WRITERS: PHIL MILLER & ANTHONY MAGGIO

 

FOX Sports North announced today that Phil Miller and Anthony Maggio have joined the FOX Sports North team as Minnesota Twins writers for www.foxsportsnorth.com. Miller and Maggio will write features, columns, and pre and post-game blogs for the regional network’s website. The duo will also host weekly live chats online and appear as regular special guests on the regional sports network’s Qwest Twins Live pre- and postgame shows.

Phil Miller covered the Minnesota Twins for the St. Paul Pioneer Press from 2007-09, and has more than 20 years of experience writing NBA basketball, college football and basketball and the Olympics for the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Salt Lake Tribune and other publications.

Anthony Maggio has spent the last decade covering the Minnesota Twins, Wild, Vikings, Timberwolves, Golden Gophers and local high school sports for numerous media outlets, some of which include the Associated Press, Sportsticker and KFAN.

Launched in November 2009, foxsportsnorth.com is the first local all-sports website in the region, serving as a hub for exclusive video content and as a platform for sports fan communication and interaction. The first installment of what will be a regular feature on foxsportsnorth.com, a conversation between Anthony Maggio and Phil Miller, can be found at: http://www.foxsportsnorth.com/pages/landing/?blockID=207049&feedID=3712.

“We are very fortunate and excited to have two experienced sports professionals as key contributors to our website,” said Mike Dimond, senior vice president and general manager at FOX Sports North. “Phil and Anthony will provide unique content and expertise on foxsportsnorth.com, providing our viewers with up-to-date sports news and solidifying our network as the top sports destination for our region’s viewers.”

FOX Sports North reaches more than 2 million homes throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and North and South Dakota and telecasts nearly 2,600 hours of locally produced programming per year. The Emmy Award-winning regional sports network provides comprehensive coverage of the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves, MLB’s Minnesota Twins, the NHL’s Minnesota Wild, the WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx as well as the University of Minnesota athletic events. For more information: www.foxsportsnorth.com

— FOX SPORTS NORTH —

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Blackhawks 4, Wild 0

April 1, 2010

The Wild moved to the brink of playoff elimination with last night’s loss, and Antti Niemi picked up his seventh shutout. Yep, it’s still hockey season. I would’ve used more Niemi quotes, but there weren’t many good ones to choose from…

http://sports.yahoo.com/nhl/recap;_ylt=AvxbaEYGaue5QQKq4WLcCWh7vLYF?gid=2010033130