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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 photosLet's shake it for the Golden Arches (and maybe it will rain Big Macs).
  • Sports
  • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
Wolverines

Analysts: UM softball team is real deal

Analysts: UM softball team is real deal"I think this is the best team Michigan's ever had, and that's saying a lot over 38 years," ESPN's Jessica Mendoza says.
  • Wolverines
  • 14 hours, 43 minutes ago
Spartans

Josh Jacobs leaving MSU for OHL Sarnia Sting

Josh Jacobs leaving MSU for OHL Sarnia StingJacobs, a 2014 Devils' second-round pick, had nine assists in 35 games with MSU last season.
  • Spartans
  • 2 hours, 30 minutes ago
Tigers

Ausmus confident Tigers' hitting slump will end soon

Ausmus confident Tigers' hitting slump will end soonReturn to lineup for Victor Martinez will help, but manager has no word when that date will take place.
  • Tigers
  • 12 hours, 19 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers await word on Alfredo Simon's return

Tigers await word on Alfredo Simon's returnDetroit's most effective starting pitcher flew to Dominican Republic on Tuesday to be with his ill father.
  • Tigers
  • 11 hours, 40 minutes ago
Sports

Sepp Blatter elected to fifth term as FIFA president

Sepp Blatter elected to fifth term as FIFA presidentBlatter, 79, gained another four-year term after Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan conceded defeat
  • Sports
  • 15 hours, 5 minutes ago
Sports

Robby Gordon barrels to victory in super truck event

Robby Gordon barrels to victory in super truck eventGordon outmaneuvered E.J. Viso on the final lap to capture the checkered flag.
  • Sports
  • 16 hours, 47 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Rallying cry for Lions defense: 'Suh who?'

Niyo: Rallying cry for Lions defense: 'Suh who?'Real good would be a step back for the Lions' defense, in many respects.
  • John Niyo
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Spartans

Trieu: Intangibles help make Lyke special

Trieu: Intangibles help make Lyke specialEvery day, at lunchtime, Kenney Lyke walks down to defensive coordinator Dan Davis' office.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings prospect Mantha struggles in transition

Wings prospect Mantha struggles in transitionAmid high hopes, he gets injured, stays in minors.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Motorsports

Chevy drivers energized for Dual in Detroit

Chevy drivers energized for Dual in DetroitChevrolet's performance on road courses and at Indianapolis secured its status as the favorite in the Dual in Detroit.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Tony Paul

MLB Insider: Davis is Tigers' good luck charm

MLB Insider: Davis is Tigers' good luck charmEntering Thursday night's game against the Angels the Tigers were a remarkable 18-5 in games Davis has started.
  • Tony Paul
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Motorsports

Castroneves likes Detroit to push for 1st title

Castroneves likes Detroit to push for 1st titleHelio Castroneves, the face of Team Penske, is looking for his 30th career victory this weekend in the Dual in Detroit.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers pitchers shelled in blowout loss

Tigers pitchers shelled in blowout lossThe Angels are now 14-3 against the Tigers in their last 17 games in Anaheim.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan powers over Alabama in Series opener

Michigan powers over Alabama in Series openerMichigan, which has won 26 straight games, will play Friday night at 9:30 p.m. Eastern time
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

Jacob Cronenworth is UM's Mr. Everything

Jacob Cronenworth is UM's Mr. EverythingOn the biggest weekend of Michigan's baseball season, junior Jake Cronenworth worked a little overtime.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Lions

Reid shapes up as possible Lions contributor

Reid shapes up as possible Lions contributorJim Caldwell said two players showed up at organized team activities this year looking different physically than in 2014 — tight end Eric Ebron and defensive tackle Caraun Reid.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Tigers

Iglesias returns from injury, Machado heads to Toledo

Iglesias returns from injury, Machado heads to ToledoAn infield that had been dealing with life minus Jose Iglesias was back in alignment Thursday at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Wolverines

Trip to Series takes surprise turn for '05 champ Winter

Trip to Series takes surprise turn for '05 champ WinterLittle did she know she'd have the thrill of watching her alma mater again.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Sports

MSU's Ryan Riess out to validate Main Event poker title

MSU's Ryan Riess out to validate Main Event poker titleRyan Riess, the 2013 Main Event champion, is a Metro Detroit native and Michigan State alumnus.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Nba

Laimbeer: 'No question' LeBron better than Jordan

Laimbeer: 'No question' LeBron better than JordanIn the prime of their NBA careers, who is better -- Michael Jordan or LeBron James?
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Lions

Moore gets fresh start in Detroit, with assist from Orlovsky

Moore gets fresh start in Detroit, with assist from OrlovskyOver the past few years, the Lions have brought in several players from the New Orleans Saints, but none of Lance Moore's former teammates vouched for him as much as Dan Orlovsky.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
College

SEC generates NCAA-record $455.8M in revenue for ’14-15

SEC generates NCAA-record $455.8M in revenue for ’14-15The SEC will distribute $31.2 million to each of its 14 schools
  • College
  • 18 hours, 24 minutes ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Lions' Ebron plans to shed dreaded 'bust' label

Wojo: Lions' Ebron plans to shed dreaded 'bust' labelEric Ebron has heard the label, and he plans to refute the label.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Motorsports

Drivers, storylines to follow at Dual in Detroit

Drivers, storylines to follow at Dual in DetroitMontoya leads in points and has four top-three finishes in six races, including a victory in the Indy 500.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh: MSU 'bigger than us on the block'

Harbaugh: MSU 'bigger than us on the block'Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh admitted his program isn't the big brother on the football block these days.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Spartans

Garrick Sherman: 'No remorse' over Twitter rant

Garrick Sherman: 'No remorse' over Twitter rant"So no I don't have remorse. My goal was to antagonize and have some fun, both accomplished," Sherman wrote.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Wolverines

Hutchins' UM girls know how to have fun

Hutchins' UM girls know how to have funMake no mistake: Having fun – or having "team chemistry," as Hutchins often describes it, is an acquired habit.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh predicts SEC coaches will attend camps

Harbaugh predicts SEC coaches will attend campsHarbaugh said he has had some SEC coaches take him up on the invitation to be a camp speaker or participant.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Ryan rises to rescue after rushed trip

Tigers' Ryan rises to rescue after rushed tripKyle Ryan hadn't been sharp for the Mud Hens, but he gave the Tigers three innings of one-run relief against the A's.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Sports

Detroit News' Tony Paul and Rod Beard talk Tigers

Detroit News' Tony Paul and Rod Beard talk TigersSportswriters answer questions submitted by Tigers fans.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Red Wings

Jeff Blashill won't talk about Red Wings job

Jeff Blashill won't talk about Red Wings jobIf he has already met with Ken Holland, Jeff Blashill wasn't going to say.
  • Red Wings
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Red Wings

Ex-Wolverine Larkin confident in leap to pros

Ex-Wolverine Larkin confident in leap to prosWings first-round pick settles down, scores twice in second pro game
  • Red Wings
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Motorsports

Penske team hits Detroit in driver's seat

Penske team hits Detroit in driver's seatThe four-driver team feels as though the intramural competition is the IndyCar series' battle of the season.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Lions

Joique Bell embraces new role with Lions

Joique Bell embraces new role with LionsNot too long ago, running back Joique Bell was a young journeyman, looking to stick on the Lions roster.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
College

Detroit's Quick Lane Bowl will be Dec. 28

Detroit's Quick Lane Bowl will be Dec. 28The Quick Lane Bowl will be played on Monday, Dec. 28 at 5 p.m., it was announced Thursday. It will be televised by ESPN2.
  • College
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Sports

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

Weekend sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
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  • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
College

Detroit's Tony Jones resigns as Auburn assistant

Detroit's Tony Jones resigns as Auburn assistantThe Southwestern High grad has worked under Bruce Pearl for 11 seasons at Auburn, Tennessee and Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
  • College
  • 2 hours, 36 minutes ago
Nfl

Friday's roundup: Belichick says little about Deflategate

Friday's roundup: Belichick says little about DeflategateCoach Bill Belichick shed little light Friday in his first public remarks since the report was issued.
  • Nfl
  • 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
Wolverines

World Series: Michigan 5, Alabama 0

World Series: Michigan 5, Alabama 0Players in the Michigan dugout cheer on their team against Alabama during the third inning.
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  • 3 hours, 3 minutes ago
Nhl

Lightning finish Rangers, reach Stanley Cup Finals

Lightning finish Rangers, reach Stanley Cup FinalsThe only history the Tampa Bay Lightning were interested in was what they would create.
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  • 6 hours, 1 minute ago
Motorsports

Racing fans revved up, feel the rrrroar

Racing fans revved up, feel the rrrroarFriday was free day at the Grand Prix, drawing in thousands of fans who came to watch the qualifying races
  • Motorsports
  • 9 hours, 29 minutes ago
Nba

Friday’s roundup: Magic welcome Skiles as coach

Friday’s roundup: Magic welcome Skiles as coachGeneral manager Rob Hennigan introduced former player Scott Skiles as the franchise’s 12th coach.
  • Nba
  • 9 hours, 52 minutes ago
Golf

Friday’s roundup: Spieth surges as rain alters hole

Friday’s roundup: Spieth surges as rain alters holeSpieth had a birdie 2 along with most players within three shots of second-round leaders.
  • Golf
  • 10 hours, 15 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers-Angels lineups: Sanchez out to quell Angels' hot bats

Tigers-Angels lineups: Sanchez out to quell Angels' hot batsThe Tigers (28-21) continue their four-game series against the Los Angeles Angels (24-24) on Friday at Angel Stadium of Anaheim (FSD/1270 AM and 97.1 FM).
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  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
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