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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, 17 minutes ago
Red Wings

As trade deadline looms, Wings focus on task at hand

As trade deadline looms, Wings focus on task at handThe final days leading to Monday’s NHL trade deadline isn’t easy on the players.
  • Red Wings
  • 12 hours, 24 minutes ago
High Schools

De La Salle dispatches C.C. in Catholic League semis

De La Salle dispatches C.C. in Catholic League semisThe school moves on to face U-D Jesuit in Sunday’s A-B final at Calihan Hall. Tip-off is 3 p.m.
  • High Schools
  • 5 hours, 1 minute ago
Tigers

Gardenhire: Norris, Fiers will get their turns this spring

Gardenhire: Norris, Fiers will get their turnsPitchers’ names were missing from the Tigers’ early rotation, but the manager urged folks not to read anything into it.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 31 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM ‘championship’ shirt sales benefit ChadTough

UM ‘championship’ shirts benefit ChadToughLouisville had to vacate its 2013 national title Tuesday, leading some Michigan fans to claim the crown as their own.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Pistons

Pistons’ Jackson makes progress, eager to return

Pistons’ Jackson makes progress, eager to returnIt’s a small step, but Reggie Jackson delighted in it anyway.
  • Pistons
  • 9 hours, 54 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan lands 4-star Georgia high school OL Trente Jones

Michigan lands 4-star Georgia high school OL Trente JonesThe 6-foot-6, 282-pound lineman visited Ann Arbor last weekend
  • Wolverines
  • 3 hours, 16 minutes ago
Tigers

Henning: Tigers' Machado adds new muscle, new position

Henning: Tigers’ Machado adds muscle, new positionMachado says, “I can be patient” with whatever the future brings
  • Tigers
  • 16 hours, 31 minutes ago
Olympics

Detroit area skating tutor to revisit homeland

Detroit area skating tutor to revisit homelandAs a 6-month-old, Kim Muir was found next to trash bin on the streets of Seoul before she was adopted.
  • Olympics
  • 7 hours, 45 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM has work cut out to land double-bye in Big Ten

UM has work cut out to land Big Ten double-byeUM’s path to land the No. 4 seed and last double-bye for the Big Ten tournament is clearer. And much more difficult.
  • Wolverines
  • 16 hours, 53 minutes ago
Lions

Lions take RB Guice in Kiper’s latest mock draft

Lions take RB Guice in Kiper’s latest mock draftThe 5-foot-11, 218-pound Guice rushed for 1,251 yards (5.3 yards a carry) and 11 touchdowns last season for the Tigers.
  • Lions
  • 16 hours, 3 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Senior Night tears don’t blur MSU’s desired end game

Niyo: Senior Night tears don’t blur MSU’s desired end game“We’re not done. We’ve still got a lot of basketball to play,” senior Lourawls “Tum Tum” Nairn told the crowd.
  • John Niyo
  • 22 hours, 54 minutes ago
Tigers

With video: Tigers wake up to ‘Good Morning America’

Tigers waking up to ‘Good Morning America’The rapid-fire drill is a sight to behold. New manager Ron Gardenhire picked it up years ago from old boss Tom Kelly.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Olympics

US women win 1st Olympic cross-country gold

Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country goldJessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall became the first Americans to win an Olympic gold medal in cross-country skiing
  • Olympics
  • 21 hours, 25 minutes ago
High Schools

Wednesday's prep roundup: F.H. Mercy caps regular season with win

Wednesday’s prep roundup: F.H. Mercy caps regular season with winMercy survives slow start to defeat Royal Oak Shrine, 44-31, ahead of next week's districts.
  • High Schools
  • 4 hours, 53 minutes ago
Red Wings

Red Wings ‘open for business’ as trade deadline nears

Wings ‘open for business’ as deadline nearsWings general manager Ken Holland says he’s looking to stockpile draft picks while hoping to remain competitive.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
College

Wednesday’s college basketball: Pitino says Louisville should sue

Wednesday’s college basketball: Pitino says Louisville should sueFormer coach says players being punished for others’ mistakes in case of vacated 2013 title.
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  • 3 hours, 32 minutes ago
Spartans

'We're not done!' MSU has more goals than just Big Ten title

We’re not done!’ Big Ten title 1st goal for MSUMichigan State secured at least a share of the crown with Tuesday night’s victory over Illinois at Breslin Center.
  • Spartans
  • 23 hours, 28 minutes ago
Sports

2014 Olympic meltdown still burns for U.S. women

2014 Olympic meltdown still burns for U.S.Watching the end of the gold medal women’s ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics felt like helplessly standing by as the blood ran out of the victim of a traffic accident.
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  • 14 hours, 23 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU’s Bridges likely played last game at Breslin

MSU’s Bridges likely played last game at Breslin“I’m not kidding myself on what he’s gonna do,” coach Tom Izzo said of Miles Bridges after Tuesday’s win.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

UM knows it can’t take roaring Penn State lightly

UM knows it can’t take roaring PSU lightlyOver the past month, Penn State has arguably been playing as well as any team in the Big Ten.
  • Wolverines
  • 18 hours, 55 minutes ago
Tigers

The Tigers Show: Cabrera, Fulmer, predictions

The Tigers Show: Cabrera, Fulmer, predictionsTigers beat reporter Chris McCosky is live from Lakeland to talk baseball with Bob Wojnowski on The Detroit News Tigers Show.
  • Tigers
  • 23 hours, 41 minutes ago
Red Wings

'Not good enough': Red Wings feisty, but fall to Predators

Not good enough’: Red Wings feisty, but fallDetroit had golden opportunities late, but couldn’t capitalize in falling to Nashville, 3-2, at Little Caesars Arena.
  • Red Wings
  • 23 hours, 37 minutes ago
Tigers

Smile! It's photo day at TigerTown

Smile! It’s photo day at TigerTownSmile! It's photo day at TigerTown
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers’ Iglesias transitions from ‘magician’ to mentor

Iglesias transitions from ‘magician’ to mentorManager Ron Gardenhire has asked Iglesias to be a model for the Tigers’ middle-infield prospects in camp.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Sports

Thursday sports on TV/radio; complete Olympics listings
A complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio, including coverage of the Winter Games from South Korea.

Thursday sports on TV/radio; complete Olympics listingsA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio, including coverage of the Winter Games from South Korea.
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  • 2 hours, 28 minutes ago
High Schools

Tuesday preps: U-D Jesuit makes another Catholic final

Tuesday preps: U-D Jesuit makes another Catholic finalU-D Jesuit beat Orchard Lake St. Mary’s, 56-37, and will play for its sixth consecutive Catholic League championshp.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Red Wings

Green’s ‘mind always open’ about trade from Wings

Green’s ‘mind always open’ about trade from WingsPetr Mrazek is off to Philadelphia and the next phase in his career. Is Detroit's Mike Green next?
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Norris back after all-clear on sore groin

Tigers’ Norris returns after getting all-clear on sore groinIt was lingering groin pain that derailed Norris’ season a year ago, so he’s leaving no stone unturned.
  • Tigers
  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Olympics

U.S. men’s hockey’s medal hopes implode in shootout

U.S. men’s hockey’s medal hopes implode in shootoutPlaying in an elimination game without NHL stars, the U.S. was ousted with a 3-2 overtime loss to the Czech Republic.
  • Olympics
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Wolverines

UM’s Beilein: We won’t claim ’13 national title

UM’s Beilein: We won’t claim ’13 national titleThe NCAA upheld its ruling on Louisville, meaning the Cardinals have to officially vacate their 2013 championship.
  • Wolverines
  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
College

Tuesday’s college basketball: WMU edges CMU in OT

Tuesday’s college basketball: WMU edges CMU in OTThomas Wilder scored 11 of his 22 in OT, completing a three-point play in the final seconds to seal the rivalry victory.
  • College
  • 23 hours, 24 minutes ago
Wolverines

Jim McElwain officially joins UM staff as WRs coach

Jim McElwain officially joins UM staff as WRs coachThe ex-Florida coach has 33 years of coaching experience, and has worked with eight college programs and one NFL team.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
College

ESPN: QB position on rise at MSU, sliding at UM

ESPN: QB position on rise at MSU, sliding at UMMichigan State is ranked No. 12 in ESPN’s QB future power rankings, while Michigan is No. 21
  • College
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Spartans

Ex-Spartans King, Corley, Vance in court Wednesday

Ex-Spartans King, Corley, Vance in court WednesdayThree former Michigan State football players will be in an Ingham County Circuit Court on Wednesday.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: MSU, UM hoops hopes riding heavily on the guards

Wojo: MSU, UM hoops hopes riding heavily on the guardsIt’s all about seedings and ceilings this time of year. And don’t look now, but they’re rising rapidly around here.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Lions

Lions hire Picucci as offensive quality control assistant

Lions hire Picucci as offensive quality control assistantPicucci has more than 20 years of collegiate coaching experience, mostly at smaller-division college programs.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
College

Louisville must vacate ’13 hoops title won vs. UM

Louisville must vacate ’13 hoops title won vs. UMAn NCAA appeals panel upheld sanctions against the Lousville men’s basketball program in the sex scandal case.
  • College
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Red Wings

Holland looks to Wings' future, deals Mrazek to Flyers

Holland looks to Wings’ future, deals Mrazek to FlyersThe trade deadline got started a little early for the Red Wings.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tigers

Vegas: Tigers are awful, but not worst in AL Central

Vegas: Tigers are awful, but not worst in AL CentralBovada recently set the Tigers' over-under win total at 68.5, which is a half-game better than it lists the Chicago White Sox.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Count on Cabrera to bounce back with boffo season

Henning: Count on Cabrera to bounce back with boffo seasonMiguel Cabrera’s drop-off in 2017 more like a cliff dive and was all the product of herniated discs.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Tigers

Trio of Tigers pull ‘Buddy’ prank on Ron Gardenhire

Trio of Tigers pull ‘Buddy’ prank on Ron GardenhireThis had Alex Wilson’s imprints all over it; except it wasn’t him. Not this time.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
MLB

Red Sox celebrate signing ‘force’ J.D. Martinez

Red Sox celebrate signing ‘force’ J.D. MartinezThe Red Sox were more than ready for the arrival of Martinez and his 45 home runs in 119 games last season.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
MLB

Ex-Tigers on the move: Sanchez to Twins, Benoit to Nats

Ex-Tigers on the move: Sanchez to Twins, Benoit to NatsMinnesota is taking a chance on Anibal Sanchez, who had some great years in Detroit, but has struggled recently.
  • MLB
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Olympics

Gisin holds off Shiffrin to win Olympic Alpine combined

Gisin holds off Shiffrin to win Olympic Alpine combinedLindsey Vonn made a mistake early in the slalom and didn’t finish in what’s likely the final race of an Olympic career.
  • Olympics
  • 1 hour, 42 minutes ago
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