Vikings announce that first round pick, QB Teddy Bridgewater signed his rookie contract.
Just like with first-round pick Anthony Barr, the Vikings have yet to release the details of the contract. Obviously it is of the four-year rookie length, but the amount per year has not been stated. Bridgewater was the No. 32 pick of the first round.ANALYST: Howard Bender
Whiteside went to the bench with an ankle injury.
Whiteside injured the ankle or foot on a rebound and came up limping a bit, so with him just recently coming back from a hip injury it's likely a precautionary move to take him out. He was effective in Sunday's loss however with a double-double off the bench behind starter A'mare Stoudemire. More updates to follow once the extent of the injury and timeframe are better known. Analysis: Matt Selz