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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
    • 2 hours, 1 minute ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan vs. Florida game featured as comic book cover

    Michigan vs. Florida game featured as comic book coverESPN and Marvel have included the Michigan vs. Florida matchup in a custom comic book cover.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 hour, 48 minutes ago
    More Sports

    Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores wins at World Series

    Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores wins at World SeriesIt is the first victory for Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores in three trips to the LLWS.
    • More Sports
    • 24 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Writer has MSU in top 25: ‘I think they can win 7 or 8’

    Writer has MSU in top 25: ‘I think they can win 7 or 8’One voter — Jon Wilner of the Bay Area News Group — put Michigan State in his top 25.
    • Spartans
    • 3 hours, 30 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions move indoors but Golden Tate sneaks peek of eclipse

    Lions move indoors but Golden Tate sneaks peek of eclipseThe Detroit Lions took Monday’s solar eclipse seriously, moving the team’s 2 p.m. practice indoors, during the height of the moon’s overlap of the sun.
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    • 1 hour, 18 minutes ago
    College

    MSU’s Bridges, Ward, UM’s Wagner make ESPN’s top 25

    Bridges, Ward, Wagner make ESPN’s top 25Bridges ranks No. 9, Ward No. 18 and Wagner No. 24 among ESPN’s top 25 college basketball players.
    • College
    • 7 hours, 23 minutes ago
    Spartans

    MSU sees finish line to camp as opener draws near

    MSU sees finish line to camp as opener draws nearBy Monday afternoon there were only three days left in preseason camp at MSU, and that alone made for a different feel.
    • Spartans
    • 2 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Report: Wings’ Zetterberg likely to play 2 more seasons

    Report: Zetterberg likely to play 2 more seasonsZetterberg told a Swedish radio statoin he’ll likely play two more years, though he’s signed through the 2020-21 season.
    • Red Wings
    • 2 hours, 44 minutes ago
    College

    SI: UM’s Gary, Va. Tech’s Jackson can help win titles

    SI: UM’s Gary, Va. Tech’s Jackson can help win titlesRashan Gary and Josh Jackson were among 12 players Sports Illustrated says can make their teams champions.
    • College
    • 5 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions’ Eric Ebron still out but other tight ends return

    Lions’ Eric Ebron still out but other tight ends returnThe Detroit Lions are getting a bit healthier heading into the third preseason game, but remain without tight end Eric Ebron.
    • Lions
    • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
    Lions

    Tulloch to visit Lions, mentor young players

    Tulloch to visit Lions, mentor young playersTulloch, who will visit the Lions this week, served as the team’s starting middle linebacker from 2011-15.
    • Lions
    • 4 hours, 48 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Out for scrimmage, MSU CB Scott will be ‘ready to go’

    Out for scrimmage, MSU CB Scott to be ‘ready’“We held Josiah out of that scrimmage,” Dantonio said. “He’ll be healthy. He’ll be ready to go. He’s been impressive.”
    • Spartans
    • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
    Pistons

    ESPN: Pistons to open preseason at home vs. Hornets

    ESPN: Pistons to open preseason vs. HornetsThe four-game schedule also includes a home matchup on Oct. 9 against the Indiana Pacers.
    • Pistons
    • 9 hours, 5 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions sign Orndoff as injuries ravage tight ends

    Lions sign Orndoff as injuries ravage tight endsThe 6-foot-5, 265-pound Orndoff spent a portion of this offseason with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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    • 6 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Will Tigers' Derek Hill ever make the bigs? The bat will tell

    Will Hill ever make the bigs? The bat will tellThis is where you sense hesitancy, even as Derek Hill, 21, and a Tigers first-round draft pick in 2014, has had a more upbeat August at Single A West Michigan.
    • Tigers
    • 15 hours, 18 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan’s Gentry rolls with switch to tight end

    Michigan’s Gentry rolls with switch to tight endFormer QB began practicing at tight end during bowl practices in 2015, then Harbaugh made the position switch official.
    • Wolverines
    • 9 hours, 34 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM game-by-game predictions from Angelique S. Chengelis

    UM predictions from Angelique S. ChengelisAngelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News predicts Michigan’s football season, game by game.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Spartans

    MSU game-by-game predictions from Matt Charboneau

    MSU predictions from Matt CharboneauMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News predictions Michigan State’s football season, game by game.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Sports

    ‘Dude, you’re crazy’: Amazing catch from Taylor tourney goes viral

    ‘Dude, you’re crazy’: Amazing catch from Taylor goes viralJack Regenye, a 14-year-old, shaggy-haired center fielder, blew up social media Sunday afternoon with a highlight-reel catch for the ages – at any level of baseball, frankly.
    • Sports
    • 15 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Verlander debuts new wrinkle — adds second slider

    Verlander debuts new wrinkle — adds second sliderThe right-handed ace shows off a cut-slider, which is thrown harder, at 91-92 mph, to go along with his normal slider that he throws at 87-88 mph
    • Tigers
    • 15 hours, 20 minutes ago
    NBA

    NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering claim

    NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering claimComments made by Lakers President and former MSU star Magic Johnson appear to have helped spur the probe.
    • NBA
    • 8 hours, 5 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Prep football previews debut

    Prep football previews debutWe predict how high school teams will fare in the some of the top conferences in the Metro Detroit area.
    • High Schools
    • 14 hours, 56 minutes ago
    Lions

    New Lions DTs Spence, Hill attack with ‘havoc’ on their minds

    Lions’ Spence, Hill attack with ‘havoc’ in mindThe Lions may have found the right complements on the open market this offseason with the signings of Akeem Spence and Jordan Hill.
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    • 14 hours, 43 minutes ago
    Tigers

    'Locked in': Verlander magnificent, Tigers end skid

    Locked in’: Verlander magnificent, Tigers winSometimes it doesn’t matter which team is 50-plus games over .500 and which is 16 games under.
    • Tigers
    • 15 hours, 22 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Spartans will lean on valuable experience in secondary

    Spartans will lean on experience in secondaryMiller and Willis are in their third year in the program and that can be a huge benefit, the coaching staff believes.
    • Spartans
    • 15 hours, 29 minutes ago
    Lions

    Rogers and Niyo offer observations from Lions' 16-6 win over Jets

    Rogers and Niyo offer observations from Lions’ 16-6 win over JetsThe Lions bested another preseason foe to move to 2-0 on the exhibition slate. What does it mean, if anything? The Detroit News team breaks it down.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers minor-league report: Tyler Collins swinging hot stick

    Tigers minor-league report: Tyler Collins swinging hot stickOutfielder appears to have punched his ticket for September call-up with a .341 batting average in last 10 games.
    • Tigers
    • 15 hours, 16 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Harbaugh: Michigan roster will be revealed Aug. 30

    Harbaugh: Michigan roster will be revealed Aug. 30Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has announced he will soon bring closure to “Rostergate,” which is very closely related to “Depthchartgate” from last season.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: Detroit PSL

    Prep football preview: Detroit PSLThe News’ David Goricki breaks down the teams in the Detroit PSL.
    • High Schools
    • 14 hours, 59 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: Catholic League

    Prep football preview: Catholic LeagueThe News’ David Goricki and Geoff Robinson break down the teams in the Catholic League.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: Downriver League

    Prep football preview: Downriver LeagueThe News’ David Goricki breaks down the teams in the Downriver League.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: KLAA

    Prep football preview: KLAAThe News’ Eric Coughlin breaks down the teams in the KLAA.
    • High Schools
    • 15 hours, 7 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: Lakes Valley Conference

    Prep football preview: Lakes Valley ConferenceThe News’ Geoff Robinson breaks down the teams in the Lakes Valley Conference.
    • High Schools
    • 23 hours, 52 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions’ Jamal Agnew makes good on bad position

    Lions’ Jamal Agnew makes good on bad positionLions rookie cornerback Jamal Agnew appeared to be in the right place at the right time.
    • Lions
    • 14 hours, 44 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Pistons' Kennard no longer dating reality star Chrisley

    Pistons’ Kennard no longer dating reality star ChrisleyMultiple reports surfaced the star of USA Network's "Chrisley Knows Best" and the former Duke standout have parted ways.
    • Pistons
    • 18 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Lions

    Ex-Lion Boldin stuns Bills by retiring

    Ex-Lion Boldin stuns Bills by retiringReceiver makes announcement two weeks after signing with NFL team.
    • Lions
    • 21 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Ex-MSU lineman Lukusa to play football at Arizona

    Ex-MSU lineman Lukusa to play football at ArizonaLukusa, who played last season as a freshman, gave up his scholarship in January.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Lions' win over Jets is free of revelations

    Niyo: Lions’ win over Jets is free of revelationsIn NFL preseason football, most reactions are overreactions.
    • John Niyo
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Sunday's motor sports: Jones, young guns changing face of NASCAR

    Sunday’s motor sports: Jones, young guns changing face of NASCARThe kids are giving older drivers a run
    • Motorsports
    • 14 hours, 53 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: Metro Conference

    Prep football preview: Metro ConferenceThe News’ Eric Coughlin breaks down the teams in the Detroit PSL.
    • High Schools
    • 23 hours, 58 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Prep football preview: Charter League

    Prep football preview: Charter LeagueThe News’ Geoff Robinson breaks down the teams in the Charter League.
    • High Schools
    • 23 hours, 51 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' stock watch: Spence shines, Rudock gets scrambled

    Lions’ stock watch: Spence shines, Rudock gets scrambledHere’s a quick look at who is trending up and who is trending down after the Lions’ 16-6 preseason victory.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers’ Jimenez says velocity dips unrelated to injury or fatigue

    Tigers’ Jimenez says velocity dips unrelated to injury or fatigueThe dips in velocity are more of a concern to the Detroit Tigers’ coaching staff and front office than they are to Joe Jimenez.
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    • 1 day ago
    Lions

    Washington gets on 'highway of love' in Lions debut

    Washington gets on ‘highway of love’ in Lions debutIt took just three plays for Lions defensive end Cornelius Washington to leave his mark.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Spartans

    MSU TE Matt Sokol

    MSU TE Matt SokolSparts junior TE on the progress he's made in preseason camp.
    • Spartans
    • 1 hour, 22 minutes ago
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