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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
    • 5 hours, 7 minutes ago
    College

    College football bowl schedule, results 2017-18

    College football bowl schedule, results 2017-18Here is the complete college bowl schedule for 2017-18.
    • College
    • 18 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Niyo, Rogers and Wojo analyze the Lions' win over the Bears

    Niyo, Rogers and Wojo analyze the Lions’ win over the BearsThe Lions continue to make a late push for a playoff spot with a 20-10 victory over the Bears. We offer our reactions following the game.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    MLB

    Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (Updated, Dec. 16)

    Tony Paul’s top 50 MLB free agents (Updated, Dec. 16)Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (Updated, Dec. 16)
    • MLB
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Lions' Darius Slay gets picky at the right time

    Niyo: Lions’ Slay gets picky at the right timeCornerback who is lock for a first Pro Bowl appearance steals show with two interceptions in team's 20-10 victory.
    • John Niyo
    • 19 hours, 49 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Kithiers line up lawyers, prepare lawsuit vs. MHSAA

    Kithiers line up lawyers, prepare lawsuitHis family announced Saturday it had hired attorneys Ven Johnson of Detroit and Steven Fishman of Troy
    • Spartans
    • 19 hours, 32 minutes ago
    Lions

    Justin Rogers’ Lions grades: Stafford, secondary excel

    Lions grades: Stafford, secondary excelJustin Rogers grades the Detroit Lions’ performance in Saturday’s 20-10 victory over the Chicago Bears.
    • Lions
    • 6 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Michigan State gets riled, puts away pesky Oakland

    Michigan State gets riled, puts away pesky OaklandGolden Grizzlies' Kendrick Nunn scores 32 on bum ankle but it's not enough to overtake Spartans who prevail 86-73 Saturday before 20,645 at Little Caesars Arena.
    • Spartans
    • 19 hours, 10 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Minus Wagner, Michigan still routs Detroit Mercy

    Minus Wagner, Michigan still routs Detroit MercyMoritz Wagner, Michigan’s leading scorer, missed his first game as a starter with a right ankle injury, but the Wolverines didn’t miss a beat.
    • Wolverines
    • 12 hours, 11 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' Jarrad Davis takes wind out of Chicago's run game

    Lions’ Davis takes wind out of Chicago’s rushRookie linebacker finishes with six tackles as Bears vaunted rushing attack is stopped for 43 yards.
    • Lions
    • 12 hours, 1 minute ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings turn poachers on penalty kill

    Red Wings turn poachers on penalty killTeam is tied for third in league for shorthanded goals with six after Trevor Daley's tie-breaking tally while a man down against the Leafs Friday.
    • Red Wings
    • 19 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions stuff Bears, keep playoff hopes alive

    Lions stuff Bears, keep playoff hopes aliveThe Detroit Lions did what they needed to do to keep their playoff pulse alive, methodically dominating the Bears.
    • Lions
    • 13 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Matthews' 20-point outing for UM comes with heavy heart

    Matthews’ 20-point outing for UM comes with heavy heartPllayer flew to Chicago Friday to attend funeral for his grandmother, Mary Thomas, who died due to heart complications in her early 60s
    • Wolverines
    • 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Cassius Winston closes the show in style in homecoming

    Cassius Winston closes the show in style in homecomingThe former U-D Jesuit star was with No. 2 Michigan State as it took on Oakland at Little Caesars Arena.
    • Spartans
    • 19 hours ago
    College

    Playing through pain, OU’s Nunn torches MSU

    Playing through pain, OU’s Nunn torches MSUThe transfer from Illinois scored 32 in Saturday's 86-73 loss to the No. 2 Spartans despite having a slight muscle tear in his ankle.
    • College
    • 22 hours, 47 minutes ago
    College

    UDM's Alexander mum on reported run-in with player

    UDM’s Alexander mum on reported run-in with playerThe Titans second-year coach has denied that he was, in fact, suspended, and has said he never feared losing his job.
    • College
    • 9 hours, 25 minutes ago
    College

    Saturday's men's college basketball: Wayne State downs Davenport
    Latin Davis scores career-high 20 as Warriors notch fourth GLIAC win.

    Saturday’s men’s college basketball: Wayne State downs DavenportLatin Davis scores career-high 20 as Warriors notch fourth GLIAC win.
    • College
    • 1 day ago
    Wolverines

    Saturday’s women’s college basketball: Michigan wins
    Katelynn Flaherty scored 21 points, Hallie Thome added 18 and No. 23 Michigan cruised to its sixth-straight win.

    Saturday’s women’s college basketball: Michigan winsKatelynn Flaherty scored 21 points, Hallie Thome added 18 and No. 23 Michigan cruised to its sixth-straight win.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day ago
    Lions

    Lions T.J. Lang, Theo Riddick, TJ Jones injured in win over Bears

    Lions T.J. Lang, Theo Riddick, TJ Jones injured in win over BearsLang left with an injury to the same foot that caused him to leave in win over Tampa Bay in Week 14.
    • Lions
    • 22 hours, 44 minutes ago
    MLB

    Kemp back with Dodgers, Gonzalez out in 5-player deal

    Kemp back with Dodgers, Gonzalez out in 5-player dealDodgers send 1B Adrian Gonzalez, pitchers Scott Kazmir and Brandon McCarthy, IF Charlie Culberson and cash to Atlanta
    • MLB
    • 18 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Lions

    Recap: Led by defense, Lions beat Bears 20-10

    Recap: Led by defense, Lions beat Bears 20-10The Lions got a break on the first play of the game when the Bears were called for an unsportsmanlike penalty that gave Matt Stafford and Co. 15 yards to get the ball out near the 40.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' Darius Slay closing in on first Pro Bowl

    Lions’ Darius Slay closing in on first Pro BowlCornerback is fourth in fan voting for his position and second among NFC options.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    Sports

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

    Monday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio.
    • Sports
    • 1 hour, 6 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Tigers roster remains under construction

    Tigers roster remains under constructionDespite a busy offseason so far, the team still has some needs, and could still do some light shopping.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Pistons

    Pistons 'grind it out' in win over Pacers

    Pistons ‘grind it out’ in win over PacersAfter suffering through a seven-game losing binge, Detroit appears to be back on solid footing with a 104-98 road victory over Indiana.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings get blue-line boost in win, halt skid

    Red Wings get blue-line boost in win, halt skidDefensemen Danny DeKeyser and Trevor Daley each notch first goals of the season as Detroit skates by Original Six-rival Toronto, 3-1, Friday at Little Caesars Arena.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions receivers bank on their ‘go-to moves’

    Lions receivers bank on their ‘go-to moves’In basketball, they’re a more significant part of an identity, but NFL players can make a living off a signature move.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan, Detroit Mercy swing open new door on rivalry

    Michigan, Detroit Mercy swing open new door on rivalryThe teams also played in the first event at Joe Louis Arena on Dec. 12, 1979.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers’ Frank Lary, ‘The Yankee Killer,’ dies at 87

    Tigers’ Frank Lary, ‘The Yankee Killer,’ dies at 87Lary won 128 games in his 12-year career, with 28 of those coming against the Yankees.
    • Tigers
    • 9 hours, 30 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Friday's prep roundup: Grosse Pointe South takes down rival North

    Friday’s prep roundup: Grosse Pointe South takes down rival NorthJulian Harrell scores 30 as South corrals cross-town rival North, 59-51, for its first win of the season.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Devin Bush, Rashan Gary will set tone for Michigan defense

    Devin Bush, Rashan Gary will set tone for Michigan defenseBush led the Wolverines with 94 tackles this season, but he credits Mike McCray for getting him to this point.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Pistons

    Pistons Mailbag: Small forward remains an issue

    Pistons Mailbag: Small forward remains an issueDetroit News Pistons beat writer Rod Beard answers fans’ burning questions.
    • Pistons
    • 2 days, 8 hours ago
    Sports

    Miami MLS bid change could affect Detroit timeline

    Miami MLS bid change could affect Detroit timelineDavid Beckham's bid to own the Major League Soccer franchise in Miami is causing the league to consider diverting its 2020 expansion plans.
    • Sports
    • 2 days, 7 hours ago
    College

    College notes: EMU baseball coach explains move to MSU

    College notes: EMU baseball coach explains move to MSUMark Van Ameyde this week left his job as head baseball coach at Eastern Michigan to return to the staff at Michigan State.
    • College
    • 2 days, 6 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Wings still looking for home-ice advantage

    Wings still looking for home-ice advantageThe new Little Caesars Arena hasn’t been kind to Detroit, which is just 5-6-6 at home this season.
    • Red Wings
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    Bob Wojnowski

    Wojo: Detroit teams’ woes testing fan faith

    Wojo: Detroit teams’ woes testing fan faithWinter is here, in case you haven’t noticed, and it could be a long, dark, cold one. And no, it’s not just the weather.
    • Bob Wojnowski
    • 3 days ago
    Wolverines

    Patterson’s path to play at UM depends on NCAA’s say

    Patterson’s path to play at UM depends on NCAA’s sayFormer Ole Miss players’ status in limbo until decision on alleged “egregious behavior” is made.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 13 hours ago
    Tigers

    Avila: There’s upside to bringing V-Mart back into fold

    Avila: There’s upside to bringing V-Mart back into foldAvila says Martinez is making progress and “he feels good” following a difficult season cut short by heart issues.
    • Tigers
    • 3 days, 7 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions mailbag: Sizing up Quinn's draft classes

    Lions mailbag: Sizing up Quinn’s draft classesJustin Rogers answers questions about Quinn's draft classes, the offensive line and more in his weekly Lions mailbag.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    More Sports

    MLS talks expansion at meeting, winning bids forthcoming

    MLS talks expansion at meeting, winning bids forthcomingIt remained unclear whether the MLS Board of Governors voted on the four 2020 finalists: Detroit, Cincinnati, Nashville and Sacramento.
    • More Sports
    • 3 days, 2 hours ago
    Wolverines

    UM mailbag: Don’t hand Patterson starting job just yet

    UM mailbag: Don’t hand Patterson starting job just yetAngelique Chengelis answered questions about the QB battle, and next season’s offensive line in her weekly UM mailbag.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 12 hours ago
    Tigers

    Gardenhire-Lovullo partnership career-enriching for both

    Gardenhire-Lovullo partnership career-enriching for bothRon Gardenhire was off the field for two years before Torey Lovullo asked him to come aboard his staff in Arizona.
    • Tigers
    • 3 days, 5 hours ago
    College

    Sunday's college basketball: Penn State powers past George Mason

    Sunday’s college basketball: Penn State powers past George MasonLamar Stevens scored 23 points and added 12 rebounds and Mike Watkins supplied 14 points and 12 rebounds in a 72-54 Nittany Lions' victory.
    • College
    • 42 minutes ago
    NFL

    Sunday’s top NFL game: Patriots rally behind Gronkowski

    Sunday’s top NFL game: Patriots rally behind GronkowskiBen Roethlisberger was intercepted in the end zone with 5 seconds remaining, securing New England’s 27-24 comeback win.
    • NFL
    • 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
    NFL

    Vikings beat Bengals, roar to NFC North title

    Vikings beat Bengals, roar to NFC North titleThe Minnesota Vikings and their loud crowd overwhelmed the Cincinnati Bengals from start to finish.
    • NFL
    • 1 hour, 20 minutes ago
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