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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable pictures

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable picturesAn Orlando Magic cheerleader performs during the second half of a game against the Golden State Warriors.
  • Sports
  • 7 hours, 32 minutes ago
High Schools

Friday finals preview: De La Salle revived fortunes after team meeting

Friday finals preview: De La Salle revived fortunes after team meetingAfter 3-3 start, Paul Verska's team has rolled to Division 2 title game
  • High Schools
  • 21 hours, 42 minutes ago
High Schools

Saturday finals preview: St. Mary's expects 'tough man's game'

Saturday finals preview: St. Mary's expects 'tough man's game'St. Mary's offense is on a roll, outscoring opponents 190-28 during the postseason
  • High Schools
  • 7 hours, 25 minutes ago
College

Fleck has Western Michigan on fast track to success

Fleck has Western Michigan on fast track to successP.J. Fleck had big dreams for Western Michigan's football program when he took the job.
  • College
  • 7 hours, 41 minutes ago
Lions

Lions snap counts: Joique Bell keeps pounding

Lions snap counts: Joique Bell keeps pounding"You keep pounding and pounding and eventually something is going to open up," Bell said.
  • Lions
  • 1 hour, 59 minutes ago
Lions

Lions grades: High marks all the way around

Lions grades: High marks all the way aroundJosh Katzenstein grades the Lions' victory over the Bears on Thursday at Ford Field.
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  • 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Lions

Undrafted Lucas steps in and steps up for Lions

Undrafted Lucas steps in and steps up for LionsFor the first time since taking over for Jeff Backus in 2013, Riley Reiff missed a start.
  • Lions
  • 14 hours, 4 minutes ago
Terry Foster

Foster: Pistons' Drummond needs to be more instinctive

Foster: Pistons' Drummond needs to be more instinctiveAt some point Drummond must be a threat to score big buckets in crunch time.
  • Terry Foster
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Lions

Four Downs: Brothers battle, then eat

Four Downs: Brothers battle, then eatChicago’s Kyle Fuller and Detroit’s Corey Fuller played a game before dinner.
  • Lions
  • 14 hours, 59 minutes ago
Lions

After iffy start, Lions' defense suffocates Bears

After iffy start, Lions' defense suffocates BearsThe Bears scored on their first drive and later in the first quarter, but then struggled.
  • Lions
  • 20 hours, 1 minute ago
Lions

Calvin Johnson fastest to 10,000 yards receiving

Calvin Johnson fastest to 10,000 yards receivingJohnson reached the mark in his 115th game.
  • Lions
  • 1 day ago
Lions

Instant analysis: Lions find end zone just in time

Instant analysis: Lions find end zone just in timeEarly thoughts after the Lions' 34-17 win over the Bears.
  • Lions
  • 7 hours, 19 minutes ago
Lions

By the numbers: Lions defense gets sack-happy

By the numbers: Lions defense gets sack-happy25 consecutive Lions offensive series without a touchdown ended.
  • Lions
  • 20 hours, 40 minutes ago
Spartans

Penn State battling inconsistency heading into MSU game

Penn State battling inconsistency heading into MSU gameCoach remains optimistic despite team's slide after 4-0 start
  • Spartans
  • 18 hours, 50 minutes ago
Wolverines

Sources: Jim Hackett could be UM AD for a year or more

Sources: Jim Hackett could be UM AD for a year or moreFour sources said Hackett told them he expects to be in the position for a year or more.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Spartans

Disrespected Penn State gears up for Michigan State

Disrespected Penn State gears up for Michigan StatePenn State's defense is pretty good, not that the national media gives it any respect.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan-Ohio State rivalry 'hard to explain'

Michigan-Ohio State rivalry 'hard to explain'The teams will meet again Saturday, with the Buckeyes heavily favored over the Wolverines.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Lions

Caldwell is honored to take another Thanksgiving role

Caldwell is honored to take another Thanksgiving roleEvery year football was as much a tradition for Lions coach Jim Caldwell as turkey.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Lions

Dominic Raiola makes record 200th start for Lions

Dominic Raiola makes record 200th start for LionsRaiola made his 200th career start for the Lions, the most in franchise history.
  • Lions
  • 23 hours, 44 minutes ago
College

Ferris State's success starts with coach Annese
Annese has seen the days of mediocrity go by the wayside since his arrival in 2012

Ferris State's success starts with coach AnneseAnnese has seen the days of mediocrity go by the wayside since his arrival in 2012
  • College
  • 19 hours, 37 minutes ago
Spartans

Michigan State looks for 'classic' opportunity

Michigan State looks for 'classic' opportunityIzzo anxious for Spartans to find out where they stand against tournament competition
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Red Wings

Centers click as unit as Wings blaze past Flyers

Centers click as unit as Wings blaze past FlyersPavel Datsyuk, Stephen Weiss, and Darren Helm account for three goals in 5-2 win
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Pistons

Woeful Pistons drop sixth straight as Clippers roll

Woeful Pistons drop sixth straight as Clippers rollD.J. Augustin scores 19 in losing effort as Detroit loses ninth in 10 games
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
High Schools

Cass Tech’s Mike Weber says he has offer from Alabama

Cass Tech’s Mike Weber says he has offer from AlabamaThe star running back withdrew his commitment to Michigan last week
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Sports

Soccer player gets one-month jail sentence for headbutt

Soccer player gets one-month jail sentence for headbuttBrazilian striker Brandao has been handed a one-month jail sentence along with a 20,000-euro ($25,000) fine.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Pistons

Pistons' Jennings, Bucks' Knight say their trade worked out

Pistons' Jennings, Bucks' Knight say their trade worked outNeither thinks much about being traded for the other in 2013
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Lions

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 13

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 13Detroit News writers offer their picks and best bets for Week 13.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Red Wings

Even foreign teammates talk turkey

Even foreign teammates talk turkeySwedes, Canadians on team celebrate holiday whenever they can.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Lions

Dominic Raiola fined after all by NFL -- $10K

Dominic Raiola fined after all by NFL -- $10KThe NFL fined Raiola $10,000 for clubbing Moore in the back of the head Sunday.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Wolverines

UM's Beilein miffed at ESPN for 10-minute tip delay

UM's Beilein miffed at ESPN for 10-minute tip delayThe Legends Classic title game was moved to 10:15 p.m. because of a football game on ESPN2
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Wolverines

Trieu: UM offer big payoff for Malone-Hatcher's hard work

Trieu: UM offer big payoff for Malone-Hatcher's hard workHe began the process of improving his game and working toward offers in sixth grade.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Spartans

Despite double duty, Lippett still a catch at receiver

Despite double duty, Lippett still a catch at receiverLippett leads the Big Ten in receiving yards (1,071) and touchdowns (10).
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Tigers' future uncertain, but payroll rises

Henning: Tigers' future uncertain, but payroll risesThe mid-market Tigers owe more money on future contracts ($459 million).
  • Lynn Henning
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Lions

Johnson’s numbers down, but says he’s the ‘same guy’

Johnson’s numbers down, but says he’s the ‘same guy’Wide receiver says he isn’t concerned about long-term health
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Wolverines

No. 19 UM rallies but still falls to No. 12 Villanova

No. 19 UM rallies but still falls to No. 12 VillanovaWolverines overcome 13-point deficit but still lose 60-55 in Legends Classic final
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Pistons

Van Gundy tells Gores Pistons won't improve overnight

Van Gundy tells Gores Pistons won't improve overnightIt's not uncommon for Gores to have constant communication with coaches
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Wolverines

Wolverines say they'll ignore the hate, stay focused

Wolverines say they'll ignore the hate, stay focusedMichigan needs a win to become bowl eligible; OSU looks to stay in the playoff picture.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings defenseman Smith working back from infected hand

Wings defenseman Smith working back from infected handBrendan Smith cut his hand on Blue Jackets forward Nick Foligno’s mouth during a fight.
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Red Wings

Red Wings' Children's Hospital visit spreads smiles

Red Wings' Children's Hospital visit spreads smilesThe Red Wings players and coaching staff were playing with kids and handing out gifts.
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  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' J.D. Martinez ranked No. 9 left fielder in MLB

Tigers' J.D. Martinez ranked No. 9 left fielder in MLBMartinez hit .315 with 23 homers and 76 RBI in 441 at-bats in 2014.
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  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
High Schools

Division 8: Munising vs. Muskegon Catholic Central

Division 8: Munising vs. Muskegon Catholic CentralMuskegon Catholic Central head coach Steve Czerwon holds up the MHSAA Divison 8 trophy.
  • High Schools
  • 1 hour, 33 minutes ago
College

Ohio State senior football player missing
Kosta Karageorge, a senior defensive tackle, was last seen at his apartment Wednesday.

Ohio State senior football player missingKosta Karageorge, a senior defensive tackle, was last seen at his apartment Wednesday.
  • College
  • 7 hours, 12 minutes ago
Sports

Friday's sports on TV/radio
A complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio

Friday's sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
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  • 8 hours, 6 minutes ago
Nfl

Sherman gives Seahawks an encore against 49ers

Sherman gives Seahawks an encore against 49ersSherman set up the only touchdown with another key defensive play in this heated rivalry.
  • Nfl
  • 13 hours, 26 minutes ago
College

Thursday’s roundup: No. 2 Wisconsin holds on

Thursday’s roundup: No. 2 Wisconsin holds onSam Dekker scored 17 points as the second-ranked Badgers avoided the upset.
  • College
  • 13 hours, 30 minutes ago
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