Playoff bound: Not in Minnesota

Playoff droughts are common among professional sports teams. However, it's almost unprecedented to see four major sports teams in one city all miss out on the postseason two years in a row.
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Playoff droughts are common among professional sports teams. However, it's almost unprecedented to see four major sports teams in one city all miss out on the postseason two years in a row.

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