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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
  • 9 hours, 59 minutes ago
College

Challenge News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

Challenge News columnist in Wojo’s Picks contestYa think you know college football better than Wojo? Now is your chance to find out.
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
College

Friday’s college basketball: WMU tops Appalachian State
Thomas Wilder scored 31 points, 24 in the second half when Western Michigan took control.

Friday’s college basketball: WMU tops Appalachian StateThomas Wilder scored 31 points, 24 in the second half when Western Michigan took control.
  • College
  • 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Lions

Robust DE Cornelius Washington pays dividends for Lions

Cornelius Washington pays dividends for LionsLineman will serve as a captain against his former team when Detroit plays Chicago on Sunday.
  • Lions
  • 14 hours, 56 minutes ago
Spartans

Spartans vow not to beat themselves again in wake of Duke loss

Spartans vow not to beat themselves againTeam believes Champions Classic setback to top-ranked Blue Devils was of its own doing.
  • Spartans
  • 9 hours, 43 minutes ago
High Schools

Friday’s volleyball: Notre Dame Prep wins 52nd straight

Friday’s volleyball: Notre Dame Prep wins 52nd straightNotre Dame Prep (63-2-2) will play No. 3 Lake Odessa Lakewood (47-5-2) in Saturday’s Class B championship.
  • High Schools
  • 6 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings' Witkowski, Blashill agree: Punishment didn’t fit the crime

Witkowski, Blashill: Punishment didn’t fit crimeLuke Witkowski spent the Detroit Red Wings’ off-day Thursday hunting.
  • Red Wings
  • 16 hours, 14 minutes ago
College

College Football Show: Ex-Wolverine Morris thrives at CMU

College Football Show: Ex-Wolverine Morris thrives at CMUFormer Michigan quarterback Shane Morris is the special guest on this week's College Football Show.
  • College
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Wolverines

Maryland eliminates Michigan in field hockey

Maryland eliminates Michigan in field hockeyMichigan's top-ranked defense cracked early and the women's field hockey team never recovered, falling to Maryland, 5-1, in the national semifinals Friday at Trager Stadium.
  • Wolverines
  • 3 hours, 45 minutes ago
Lions

Ziggy Ansah, Dwayne Washington ruled out vs. Bears

Ziggy Ansah, Dwayne Washington ruled out vs. BearsA back injury sidelines defensive end for a second week.
  • Lions
  • 12 hours, 56 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Michigan’s heavy burden has extra weight vs. Wisconsin

Niyo: UM’s burden has extra weight vs. WisconsinThey might not know all the numbers, but they know what they mean.
  • John Niyo
  • 23 hours, 53 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM’s Flaherty already program’s all-time leading scorer

UM’s Flaherty already program’s all-time leading scorerFlaherty broke Diane Dietz's record of 2,076 points, set from 1978-82.
  • Wolverines
  • 14 hours, 27 minutes ago
Pistons

Fantasy Focus: Detroit Pistons at Indiana Pacers

Fantasy Focus: Detroit Pistons at Indiana PacersTobias Harris, the Pistons’ leading scorer had a game-high 23 points in the first meeting and is finding his shot.
  • Pistons
  • 13 hours, 53 minutes ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo’s Pigskin Picks: Michigan must go forward into the past

Wojo’s Pigskin Picks: UM must go forward into the pastTo go forward, Michigan has to go backward. It’s back to Bo Ball.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 23 hours, 50 minutes ago
Lions

Lions wary of Mitch Trubisky's mobility for Bears

Lions wary of Mitch Trubisky’s mobility for BearsHe's the third relatively inexperienced quarterback Detroit's faced in succession, but his caginess under pressure adds another dimension.
  • Lions
  • 16 hours, 38 minutes ago
Tigers

Watch: Justin Verlander discusses ‘crazy’ month

Watch: Justin Verlander discusses ‘crazy’ monthFormer Detroit Tigers star pitcher Justin Verlander was a guest on the “Today” show on Friday.
  • Tigers
  • 15 hours, 57 minutes ago
Motorsports

Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year’s Indy 500

Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year’s Indy 500Patrick told AP it took her many months to come to the realization her career is all but over.
  • Motorsports
  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
College

OU roster bruised heading into meat of schedule

OU roster bruised heading into meat of scheduleRedshirt senior guard Kendrick Nunn (ankle) among Golden Grizzlies dealing with injuries.
  • College
  • 14 hours, 13 minutes ago
Wolverines

Detroit News predictions: Michigan vs. Wisconsin

Detroit News predictions: Michigan vs. WisconsinAngelique S. Chengelis, Matt Charboneau, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of the Michigan-Wisconsin game.
  • Wolverines
  • 17 hours, 24 minutes ago
Spartans

Detroit News predictions: Michigan State vs. Maryland

Detroit News predictions: Michigan State vs. MarylandMatt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of the Michigan State-Maryland game.
  • Spartans
  • 17 hours, 8 minutes ago
Tigers

Alan Trammell on HOF: I’d rather go in with Lou Whitaker

Trammell on HOF: I’d rather go in with LouIt's been 21 years since Alan Trammell, the slick-fielding shortstop with the lightning-quick stroke at the plate, last played in a major-league game.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Lions

Lions offense fully healthy in time for division title chase

Lions offense healthy in time for title chaseBecause of injuries the Lions have not had the opportunity to see what their upgraded offense is capable of.
  • Lions
  • 23 hours, 7 minutes ago
Red Wings

Red Wings summon D Brian Lashoff from Grand Rapids

Red Wings summon D Brian Lashoff from Grand RapidsThe veteran defenseman fills void left with 10-game suspension to Luke Witkowski.
  • Red Wings
  • 15 hours, 32 minutes ago
Spartans

Nike unveils special tourney uniform for Michigan State

Nike unveils special tourney uniform for Michigan StateMichigan State heads to Portland, Ore., next week to take part in the Phil Knight Invitational, a 16-team event that will celebrate the 80th birthday of Nike’s founder.
  • Spartans
  • 15 hours, 39 minutes ago
Lions

Lions vs. Bears preview: Beware of Howard's fleet feet

Lions vs. Bears preview: Beware of Howard’s fleet feetJames Hawkins of The Detroit News breaks down Sunday’s Lions-Bears game at Soldier Field (1 p.m. Fox/ WJR 760).
  • Lions
  • 6 hours, 32 minutes ago
Lions

Detroit News predictions: Lions vs. Bears

Detroit News predictions: Lions vs. BearsJustin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of the Detroit Lions-Chicago Bears game.
  • Lions
  • 14 hours, 25 minutes ago
Lions

Lions coaching staff insists RB Tion Green still in mix

Lions coaching staff insists RB Tion Green still in mixThe undrafted rookie has yet to be activated for a regular season game despite the team getting little production from its third running back spot.
  • Lions
  • 16 hours, 25 minutes ago
Red Wings

Red Wings hope to feed off brawl buzz awhile

Red Wings hope to feed off brawl buzz awhileYou couldn’t dismiss after Wednesday’s fight-filled victory over Calgary the unmistakable buzz in the Red Wings’ locker room because of the brawl.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Wolverines

Teske's double-double helps Michigan surge past Southern Miss

Teske’s double-double helps UM surge to winThe Wolverines averted disaster once again, using a career night from center Jon Teske and a 15-0 second-half run
  • Wolverines
  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
Wolverines

Trieu: Michigan saw huge potential in five-star DE Eyabi Anoma

Trieu: UM saw huge potential in 5-star AnomaWho would have thought last summer that the best prospect on the field would be a skinny, 190-pounder named Eyabi Anoma.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Pistons

Pistons mailbag: A Monroe return? Leuer’s future

Pistons mailbag: A Monroe return? Leuer’s futureRod Beard of The Detroit News answers readers questions in his weekly mailbag.
  • Pistons
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Red Wings

Anthony Mantha a budding ‘superstar’ with fierce edge

Mantha a budding ‘superstar’ with fierce edgeThe brawl overshadowed the performance of the Wings’ young stars Andreas Athanasiou, Dylan Larkin and Mantha.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Wolverines

UM mailbag: Running on Badgers; UM’s year in 2018

UM mailbag: Running on Badgers; UM’s year in 2018Angelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News answers readers questions in the weekly Michigan mailbag.
  • Wolverines
  • 22 hours, 40 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU’s Lewerke looks to bounce back vs. Maryland

MSU’s Lewerke looks to bounce back vs. TerpsIn his first season as the full-time starter, quarterback Brian Lewerke has had his share of ups and downs.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Spartans

Spartans’ Goins sprains knee, out two weeks

Spartans’ Goins sprains knee, out two weeksThe frontcourt depth Michigan State entered the season with is quickly getting tested.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan hopes to find its identity in Hawaii

Michigan hopes to find its identity in HawaiiMichigan will head straight to Hawaii, where it will play three games in three days in the Maui Invitational.
  • Wolverines
  • 23 hours, 29 minutes ago
High Schools

Daraun McKinney a three-way force for River Rouge

Daraun McKinney a three-way force for River RougeDaraun McKinney is enjoying a record-breaking season, helping River Rouge earn a spot in the Division 4 state semifinals.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Motorsports

Wily Brad Keselowski chases second Cup title

Wily Brad Keselowski chases second Cup titleBrad Keselowski likely will need to rely on guile to win his second NASCAR Cup series championship.
  • Motorsports
  • 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Lions

Return of rookie Golladay frees up Lions offense

Return of rookie Golladay frees up Lions offenseKenny Golladay is back on the field and making an impact.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings’ Witkowski hit with 10-game ban for role in brawl

Wings’ Witkowski hit with 10-game ban for role in brawlThe hockey brawl was exciting, but there was a price to be paid.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
College

Detroit News college football picks: Week 12

Detroit News college football picks: Week 12Matt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski offer their picks against the spread for Week 12.
  • College
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
College

Thursday’s college basketball: Tulsa tops Western Michigan

Thursday’s college basketball: Tulsa tops Western MichiganCurran Scott scored 17 points and Tulsa led wire-to-wire in beating Western Michigan 81-74.
  • College
  • 23 hours, 25 minutes ago
High Schools

Goricki’s prep picks: Look for Detroit C.C., Cass Tech to prevail

Goricki’s prep picks: Look for Detroit C.C., Cass Tech to prevailThirty-two football teams remain, just a win away from earning the right to play at Ford Field for a championship.
  • High Schools
  • 13 hours, 25 minutes ago
High Schools

Detroit News prep football picks: State semifinals

Detroit News prep football picks: State semifinalsDavid Goricki, Rod Beard, Geoff Robinson and Craig Yuhas of The Detroit News offer their predictions for semifinals.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Sports

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

Weekend sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 3 hours, 17 minutes ago
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