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

    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day’s notable photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos
    • Sports
    • 6 hours, 35 minutes ago
    Golf

    British Open live scoring

    British Open live scoringThe British Open is this week at Royal Birkdale.
    • Golf
    • 2 days, 8 hours ago
    Tigers

    The Tigers Show: Life after J.D. Martinez not so bad

    The Tigers Show: Life after J.D. Martinez not so badBob Wojnowski, John Niyo and Lynn Henning talk about the Tigers after the J.D. Martinez trade to Arizona for three prospects.
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 16 hours ago
    Golf

    Register for the Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest

    Register for the Detroit News / GAM Hole In One ContestThe Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest is back.
    • Golf
    • 3 weeks ago
    Sports

    Weekend sports on TV/radio
    A complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio

    Weekend sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
    • Sports
    • 12 hours, 40 minutes ago
    Bob Wojnowski

    Wojo: Tigers should line up suitors for Verlander

    Wojo: Tigers should line up suitors for VerlanderMy theory is, it takes a legendary franchise to do the deal, and the one that makes perfect sense is the Yankees.
    • Bob Wojnowski
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Wings’ Blashill ‘100 percent’ confident of playoff return

    Blashill ‘100 percent’ confident of playoff returnDespite no ‘big splashes’ in offsesaon, Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill said Trevor Daley will help team dig out of hole.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Golf

    Jordan Spieth beats elements, holds lead at British Open

    Spieth beats elements, holds lead at British OpenDespite wind gusts of 30 mph and downpours interrupting play, he finished 1-under 69 to build a two-shot lead over Matt Kuchar.
    • Golf
    • 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Henning: Tigers’ talent auction isn’t primarily about money

    Henning: Tigers’ talent auction not about moneyNotice that the Tigers’ most heavily-pursued trade piece, by all accounts, is a pitcher who this year carries a salary of $2.7 million.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Golf

    Friday's golf: Piller clings to 1-shot lead in Marathon Classic

    Friday’s golf: Piller clings to 1-shot lead in Marathon ClassicPiller had four birdies and a bogey at Highland Meadows to reach 11-under 131.
    • Golf
    • 6 hours, 20 minutes ago
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    Dempsey at home one goal from record in Gold Cup semifinal

    Dempsey at home one goal from record in Gold Cup semifinalThe Americans play a semifinal game Saturday night against Costa Rica in a stadium synonymous with American football.
    • More Sports
    • 6 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Lions

    Barry Sanders returns to Lions as fan liaison

    Barry Sanders returns to Lions as fan liaisonNearly two decades after his sudden departure from the team, Barry Sanders is back on the Detroit Lions’ payroll.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Spartans

    Trieu: Ohio LB Kline fits MSU’s blue-collar mentality

    Trieu: Ohio LB Kline fits MSU’s blue-collar mentalityKline’s coach says the linebacker “plays with a blue-collar, chip-on-his-shoulder type of mentality.”
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Pistons

    Jackson’s return to health could power Pistons’ rebound

    Jackson’s return to health could power Pistons’ reboundA year ago, everything seemed to be fine for Reggie Jackson. But things fall apart. Quickly, sometimes.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    High Schools

    West Bloomfield eager to try out its new weapons

    West Bloomfield eager to try out its new weaponsNow, Veasley will have more weapons to work with, hoping to go further than the Division 1 district finals.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    College

    UM's Gary, WMU's Franklin make Walter Camp watch list

    UM’s Gary, WMU’s Franklin make Walter Camp watch listDesmond Howard in 1991 and Charles Woodson in 1997 are the only Michigan players to win the Walter Camp Player of the Year award.
    • College
    • 1 day ago
    Tigers

    'Embarrassing': Sloppy Tigers annihilated by Royals, 16-4

    Embarrassing’: Sloppy Tigers annihilated by Royals, 16-4This was a horror show for the first three innings, and then it devolved into a bludgeoning.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers' Avila keeping a level head as trade rumors swirl

    Tigers’ Avila keeping a level head as trade rumors swirlAlex Avila has experienced just about every scenario the game of baseball can throw at a player. But this is new.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Spartans

    3-star Calif. athlete Parks Gissinger commits to MSU

    3-star Calif. athlete Parks Gissinger commits to MSUParks Gissinger, a 6-foot-4, 235-pound athlete from Chaminade College Prep committed to Michigan State on Thursday.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    High Schools

    Williams, other Detroit King stars ready for foes’ best shot

    Williams, other Detroit King stars ready for foes’ best shotRa’Shawn Williams has big plans for his sophomore year with two-time defending Division 2 state champion Detroit King.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Lions

    Glasgow’s guard up as Lions’ Tomlinson, Dahl challenge

    Glasgow’s guard up as Lions’ Tomlinson, Dahl challengeGlasgow is certainly in pole position at left guard, but the Lions intend to give Tomlinson and Dahl an opportunity.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Chris McCosky

    McCosky: If traded, Verlander’s work will be missed

    McCosky: If traded, Verlander’s work will be missedWe’re going to miss this. Truly miss it.
    • Chris McCosky
    • 1 day, 19 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Arbitrator to decide what Red Wings will pay Tatar

    Arbitrator to decide what Red Wings will pay TatarThe two sides were unable to come to an agreement and took their salary disagreement to salary arbitration in Toronto.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    College

    Ole Miss’ Freeze resigns amid investigation into escort service call

    Ole Miss’ Freeze resigns amid investigation into escort service callUniversity officials found a “pattern of personal misconduct” that started with the school’s investigation into a call to an escort service.
    • College
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Golf

    It’s an All-American start at the British Open

    It’s an All-American start at the British OpenThe wind off the Irish Sea pushed away the rain clouds and bathed Royal Birkdale in sunshine, Stars and Stripes.
    • Golf
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Golf

    Gerina Piller shoots 63 to take Marathon Classic lead

    Gerina Piller shoots 63 to take Marathon Classic leadWinless on the LPGA Tour, Piller had nine birdies and a bogey in the first round at Highland Meadows.
    • Golf
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    College

    ESPN’s ‘perfect’ team: Bridges starts, Beilein on staff

    ESPN’s ‘perfect’ team: Bridges starts, Beilein on staffThe Spartans’ star sophomore-to-be is a starter — and No. 5 pick on a 10-man team.
    • College
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Report: Ex-49ers exec Gamble to join Harbaugh’s staff

    Report: Ex-49ers exec Gamble to join Harbaugh’s staffFormer 49ers assistant general manager Tom Gamble reportedly is joining Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh’s staff.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Golf

    No 'butt cheek': LPGA players not sweating new dress code

    No ‘butt cheek’: LPGA players not sweating new dress codeWomen professional golfers aren’t quite sure what the big deal is about the sport’s new dress code.
    • Golf
    • 2 days, 3 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Ex-UM CB Lewis to stand trial in domestic violence case

    Ex-UM CB Lewis to stand trial in domestic violence caseJury selection will begin Monday and lawyers’ opening statements will be made Tuesday in advance of the trial.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    College

    WMU pair, MSU’s Scott land on Doak Walker watch list

    WMU pair, MSU’s Scott land on Doak Walker watch listEMU’s Shaq Vann and Detroit Cass Tech product Mike Weber also are on the list honoring the nation’s top running back.
    • College
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Lynn Henning

    Henning: Martinez trade a sign of Tigers' moves to come

    Henning: Martinez trade a sign of Tigers’ moves to comeCertain realities of J.D. Martinez being dealt are worthy of rehashing as the Tigers next prepare to trade Justin Wilson, Alex Avila, and perhaps others.
    • Lynn Henning
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: As attendance dips, Lions gussy up Ford Field for $100M

    Niyo: As attendance dips, Lions gussy up Ford Field for $100MThis $100-million renovation that’s nearing completion isn’t a teardown. It’s just a facelift.
    • John Niyo
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers great Willie Horton: 1967 riots ‘was like a war’

    Tigers great Willie Horton: 1967 riots ‘was like a war’Horton pulled his Ford to an intersection as thick with simmering people and surrounding cops as with black smoke.
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Tigers

    Tigers' Mahtook blasts go-ahead HR in 9th but Royals win in walk-off

    Tigers’ Mahtook blasts go-ahead HR in 9th but Royals win in walk-offWhat if the Tigers started to trade away players and wound up back in the playoff race regardless?
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 7 hours ago
    Spartans

    Healthy Langford ready to make a difference for MSU

    Healthy Langford ready to make a difference for MSUYou can almost hear it in Joshua Langford's voice, and more importantly, you can see it on the court.
    • Spartans
    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
    Lions

    Rogers: Good riddance to Lions' playoff appearance banners

    Rogers: Good riddance to Lions’ playoff appearance bannersFive years after they were unveiled, the Detroit Lions have removed banners celebrating the team’s playoff appearances at Ford Field.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 21 hours ago
    More Sports

    Fans provide glimpse of pro soccer potential in Detroit

    Fans provide glimpse of pro soccer potential in DetroitTo numerous skeptics — and, yes, the soccer haters — there is more tangible evidence to be offered.
    • More Sports
    • 2 days, 8 hours ago
    More Sports

    PSG beats AS Roma on penalties before 36,000-plus

    PSG beats AS Roma on penalties before 36,000-plusThey couldn’t settle things after 90 minutes, so a shootout between two of Europe’s soccer powerhouses seemed natural.
    • More Sports
    • 2 days, 9 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers' losing ways 'backed Avila into a corner' to deal Martinez

    Tigers’ losing ways ‘backed Avila into a corner’ to deal MartinezThe Tigers were given a long stay of execution and could have at least delayed general manager Al Avila’s sell-off plans.
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    Tigers

    Former Tiger Willie Horton on 1967

    Former Tiger Willie Horton on 1967Former Tiger Willie Horton remembers trying 'to say the right word to bring peace and harmony to the people' in Detroit.
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 16 hours ago
    Lions

    Competition robust for Lions' strongside LB spot

    Competition robust for Lions’ strongside LB spotThere are three primary contenders for the third linebacking job — Brandon Copeland, Antwione Williams and Paul Worrilow.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
    Tigers

    Live Tigers blog: Wilson earns save

    Live Tigers blog: Wilson earns saveFollow along here for live updates as the Tigers take on the Twins in the first of a three-game series.
    • Tigers
    • 13 hours, 5 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Live Tigers blog: Twins' Santana a tough foe

    Live Tigers blog: Twins’ Santana a tough foeThe Tigers seek to recover from last night's embarrassing meltdown in Kansas City - but they have a tough challenge against and will leadoff the top of the first inning with second baseman Ian Kinsler, catcher Alex Avila and left fielder Justin Upton
    • Tigers
    • 16 hours, 44 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill on the team and upcoming season

    Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill on the team and upcoming seasonRed Wings coach Jeff Blashill on the roster, Trevor Daley, Petr Mrazek and today's NHL.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
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