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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
    • 12 hours, 51 minutes ago
    NFL

    NFL playoff schedule 2017-18

    NFL playoff schedule 2017-18Here is the schedule for the NFL playoffs for the 2017-18 season.
    • NFL
    • 4 days, 13 hours ago
    Lions

    Justin Rogers' NFL mock draft 1.0

    Justin Rogers’ NFL mock draft 1.0Justin Rogers' NFL mock draft 1.0
    • Lions
    • 2 days ago
    College

    Former Cass Tech star Jayru Campbell settling in at Ferris State

    Ex-Cass Tech star Campbell settling at FerrisTransfer from Garden City Community College in Kansas could see action at quarterback or receiver this fall.
    • College
    • 5 hours, 58 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Trieu: Habakkuk Baldonado’s ‘raw athleticism’ entices MSU

    Trieu: Baldonado’s ‘raw athleticism’ entices MSUDefensive end Habakkuk Baldonado is a rare athlete with speed and coordination in a 6-foot-5, 230-pound frame.
    • Spartans
    • 12 hours, 13 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' T.J. Lang added to Pro Bowl squad

    Lions’ T.J. Lang added to Pro Bowl squadThe offensive guard was named as a replacement for Washington's Brandon Scherff, who is out with an injury.
    • Lions
    • 3 hours, 48 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Blue Chip profile: Taj Mustapha ‘at home’ with Badgers

    Blue Chip: Mustapha ‘at home’ with BadgersTaj Mustapha made sure he left high school with lasting memories, helping West Bloomfield to a record-breaking season.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Lions

    Kiper: Drafting ‘top-flight’ RB a must for Lions

    Kiper: Drafting ‘top-flight’ RB a must for LionsESPN analyst Mel Kiper, on a Thursday conference call, said running back is the Lions’ biggest need.
    • Lions
    • 13 hours, 16 minutes ago
    Spartans

    MSU looks to push tempo, get Ward back on track

    MSU looks to push tempo, get Ward on trackIt’s time for Michigan State to pick up the pace.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    More Sports

    State standouts taken on Day 1 of MLS Draft

    State standouts taken on Day 1 of MLS DraftMichigan forward Francis Atuahene was selected No. 4 overall by FC Dallas while Western defender Brandon Bye goes No. 9 overall to the New England Revolution.
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    • 57 minutes ago
    Sports

    Michigan never finds its footing in blowout loss

    Michigan never finds its footing in blowout lossThis time the No. 23 Wolverines finally dug a hole that they couldn’t climb out of.
    • Sports
    • 5 hours, 39 minutes ago
    NBA

    Rod Beard’s NBA midseason report: New powers turn page

    Rod Beard’s NBA midseason reportThe first half has provided some memorable moments and some that were completely off the script.
    • NBA
    • 20 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM mailbag: Patterson’s season depends on NCAA

    UM mailbag: Patterson’s season depends on NCAAThe biggest topics of interest seem to be assistants Tim Drevno and Pep Hamilton and Ole Miss transfer Shea Patterson.
    • Wolverines
    • 13 hours, 55 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings’ power play plummets during recent slump

    Wings’ power play plummets during slumpDetroit is 1-for-17 in man-advantage situations during last four games, three of which have resulted in losses.
    • Red Wings
    • 23 hours, 58 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Stan Van Gundy narrows ESPN boycott to website

    Van Gundy narrows ESPN boycott to websiteStan Van Gundy can put away the picket signs and posters. He won’t be boycotting — at least for now.
    • Pistons
    • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Prep coaching legends Fracassa, Herrington, Mach share wisdom

    Prep coaching legends Fracassa, Herrington, Mach share wisdomThe trio, which has a combined 1,200 victories, spoke during a Prep Football Legacy Forum Thursday night.
    • High Schools
    • 13 hours, 19 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    ‘Disruptive’ Hurst a fit for Buffalo Bills, Kiper says

    ‘Disruptive’ Hurst a fit for Buffalo Bills, Kiper saysBig things are expected for Michigan defensive tackle Maurice Hurst in the upcoming NFL Draft.
    • Wolverines
    • 23 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Michigan

    What MSU knew: 14 were warned of Nassar abuse

    What MSU knew: 14 were warned of Nassar abuse8 women reported abuse claims, at least one of which reached president
    • Michigan
    • 1 hour, 28 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Pistons put in for salary-cap relief in Leuer’s absence

    Pistons put in for salary-cap relief in Leuer’s absenceThey will seek a disabled-player exception for forward Jon Leuer, who has played just nine games this season.
    • Pistons
    • 21 hours, 27 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Kiper: MSU’s ‘overachiever’ Allen has NFL Draft shot

    Kiper: MSU’s ‘overachiever’ Allen has NFL Draft shotThe ESPN draft expert says Allen has a shot to be a late-round pick or a “priority free agent.”
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Sports

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

    Friday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio.
    • Sports
    • 13 hours, 8 minutes ago
    Sports

    Thursday’s prep roundup: Royal Oak topples Troy Athens

    Thursday’s prep roundup: Royal Oak topples Troy AthensRoyal Oak rode its fast-break offense to 19 fourth quarter points as it pulled away from Troy Athens.
    • Sports
    • 17 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Sports

    USA Gymnastics drops Karolyi Ranch amid pressure

    USA Gymnastics drops Karolyi Ranch amid pressureLarry Nassar allegedly abused athletes at the Texas ranch
    • Sports
    • 19 hours, 3 minutes ago
    College

    Thursday’s college basketball: Gonzaga upset at home

    Thursday’s college basketball: Gonzaga upset at homeThe Gaels relied on experience and their characteristically efficient offense to pull the upset on Thursday night.
    • College
    • 13 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Lions

    DE Hubbard to Lions, Hurst to Bills in Kiper's first mock

    DE Hubbard to Lions, Hurst to Bills in Kiper’s first mockIn a sight that should become somewhat familiar until free agency, Kiper has the Lions addressing the defensive line.
    • Lions
    • 13 hours, 49 minutes ago
    College

    UM’s Mason Cole, Mike McCray make Senior Bowl roster

    UM’s Mason Cole, Mike McCray make Senior Bowl rosterAlso playing are Darius Phillips and Chukwuma Okorafor of Western Michigan, and Central Michigan’s Tyler Conklin.
    • College
    • 13 hours, 51 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM looks to carve out more minutes for Jordan Poole

    UM looks to carve out more minutes for Jordan PooleThe freshman plays behind Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman and Charles Matthews, who lead the team in playing time.
    • Wolverines
    • 13 hours, 53 minutes ago
    Bob Wojnowski

    Wojo: Lions’ Bob Quinn on cusp of a game changer

    Wojo: Lions’ Bob Quinn on cusp of a game changerOutmaneuvering Giants for coveted coach Matt Patricia would be rare coup for the Detroit NFL franchise.
    • Bob Wojnowski
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Michigan

    Victim confronts Nassar: ‘Why should we forgive you?’

    Victim confronts Nassar: ‘Why should we forgive you?’Arianna Guerrero was among 19 young women who lashed out at ex-MSU doctor during the third day of his sentencing hearing
    • Michigan
    • 1 hour, 29 minutes ago
    Tigers

    MLB.com ranks Tigers’ Rogers 5th-best catching prospect

    MLB.com ranks Tigers’ Rogers 5th-best catching prospectThe Tigers appear to have plenty of help coming up behind James McCann at catcher.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Michigan

    Judge rebukes Nassar over 'mental health' woes

    Judge rebukes Nassar over ‘mental health’ woesAfter Larry Nassar sent a letter to the judge concerned about his mental health, she reminded him why he is there
    • Michigan
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers agree to 1-year deal with Jose Iglesias

    Tigers agree to 1-year deal with Jose IglesiasThe shortstop is the last arbitration-eligible player remaining to reach a deal.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Rod Beard

    Beard: Pistons torn between dealing, riding out storm

    Beard: Pistons torn between dealing, riding out stormSimply getting playmaker Reggie Jackson (ankle) back by the end of February could feel like an acquisition.
    • Rod Beard
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Spartans

    MSU mailbag: No need to panic about hoops, transfers

    MSU mailbag: No need to panic about hoops, transfersSo, I took a break from the mailbag for a week, but that hardly kept things from happening.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan's Robinson ruffled, not riled over loss of starting job

    Michigan’s Robinson ruffled, not riled over loss of starting jobFifth-year senior, who leads Wolverines in 3-pointers (39), is willing to go with flow to help team.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Pistons

    Drummond's stellar night can't rescue Pistons in loss

    Drummond’s stellar night can’t rescue Pistons in lossCenter finishes with 25 points and 17 rebounds in 96-91 defeat Wednesday as Detroit's road woes continue.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Big Ten

    New coach, healthy star fuel Buckeyes’ resurgence

    New coach, healthy star fuel Buckeyes’ resurgenceOn Monday the Buckeyes cracked the AP Top 25 poll for the first time in nearly three years.
    • Big Ten
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Wings’ Bertuzzi makes big impact with ‘little plays’

    Wings’ Bertuzzi makes big impact with ‘little plays’Tyler Bertuzzi is continuing to make quite an impression with the Red Wings.
    • Red Wings
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Wolverines

    Lavigne, Michigan enter Penn State showdown on roll

    Lavigne, Michigan enter Penn State showdown on rollThe Wolverines (10-10-2) are ranked No. 20 and will play host to No. 12 Penn State this weekend at Yost Arena.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days ago
    Red Wings

    Despite penalties, Wings’ Witkowski not going to change

    Despite penalties, Wings’ Witkowski not going to changeAre NHL referees keeping an extra-special focus on Red Wings enforcer Luke Witkowski?
    • Red Wings
    • 2 days ago
    College

    Wednesday's college basketball: No. 1 Villanova crushes Georgetown

    Wednesday’s college basketball: No. 1 Villanova crushes GeorgetownJalen Brunson led the way with 18 points and seven assists for Villanova, which finished 17 for 33 on 3s.
    • College
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    College

    Washington State QB Hilinski dies in apparent suicide

    Washington State QB Hilinski dies in apparent suicideThe 21-year-old Hilinski was discovered in his apartment after he didn’t show up for practice Tuesday.
    • College
    • 2 days, 3 hours ago
    Lions

    Analysis: New Lions coach faces long odds for long haul

    Analysis: New Lions coach faces long odds for long haulOf the 39 head coaches hired from 2008-13, only five remain employed by those franchises.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Red Wings' trade net should include own goal

    Niyo: Red Wings’ trade net should include own goalA 4-2 loss to the Dallas Stars offered another reality check for anyone still entertaining the notion that this team is a playoff contender.
    • John Niyo
    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
    MLB

    Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (Updated, Jan. 19)

    Tony Paul’s top 50 MLB free agents (Updated, Jan. 19)Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (Updated, Jan. 19)
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    • 16 minutes ago
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