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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today’s photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos
  • Sports
  • 6 hours, 49 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers to rest Castellanos for 2 games, J.D. for 1

Tigers to rest Castellanos for 2 games, J.D. for 1Though both were given rest days, the circumstances that led to it were different for Castellanos and Martinez.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 55 minutes ago
Sports

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

Thursday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 2 hours, 5 minutes ago
Lions

Lions’ Abdullah appears healthy; Riddick in brace

Lions’ Abdullah appears healthy; Riddick in braceOne half of the Lions’ backfield tandem appears to be full-go coming off surgery. The other is still in a cast.
  • Lions
  • 9 hours, 39 minutes ago
Motorsports

Yates elected to NASCAR hall; Penske, Roush aren’t

Yates elected to NASCAR hall; Penske, Roush aren’tRobert Yates still remembers his college professor telling him he’d never make anything of himself.
  • Motorsports
  • 4 hours, 46 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings sign defenseman Sulak to 2-year entry-level deal

Wings sign defenseman Sulak to 2-year dealSulak, 23, played the last two seasons with Orli Znojmo in the Austrian Hockey League.
  • Red Wings
  • 13 hours, 46 minutes ago
Red Wings

Late goal gives Griffins 2-1 series lead

Late goal gives Griffins 2-1 series leadCallahan’s goal at 16:20 was his fifth of the playoffs, and broke a 2-2 tie.
  • Red Wings
  • 5 hours, 11 minutes ago
Golf

Playing in Pure Michigan suits LPGA golfers just fine

Playing in Pure Michigan suits LPGA golfers just fineNot only has Michigan golf grown on the players, but in two years the Ann Arbor area also has become a preferred stop.
  • Golf
  • 5 hours, 33 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan baseball upset by Northwestern

Michigan baseball upset by NorthwesternWolverines drop opener in double-elimination Big Ten tournament.
  • Wolverines
  • 6 hours, 37 minutes ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh talks grit, dreams and Schwartz’s handshake

Harbaugh talks grit, Schwartz’s handshakeMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh covered a wide range of topics with Barstool Sports’ “Pardon My Take” podcast
  • Wolverines
  • 14 hours, 46 minutes ago
Lions

Caldwell: Whitehead remains ‘big part’ of Lions

Caldwell: Whitehead remains ‘big part’ of LionsRookie Jarrad Davis likely will start at middle linebacker for the Lions, forcing Tahir Whitehead to bounce outside.
  • Lions
  • 9 hours, 27 minutes ago
Wolverines

Siri’s answer about Jordan is bad news for Buckeyes

Siri’s answer about Jordan is bad news for BuckeyesSiri of iPhone fame apparently is doing some serious Ohio State trolling — much to the enjoyment of Michigan fans.
  • Wolverines
  • 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
Lions

Detroit Lions OTA: Wednesday, May 24

Detroit Lions OTA: Wednesday, May 24Detroit Lions OTA: Wednesday, May 24
  • Lions
  • 2 hours, 39 minutes ago
Lions

Caldwell: Time, talking can remedy Lions-Johnson rift

Caldwell: Time, talking can heal Johnson, Lions rift“The most important thing, I think this thing will perhaps bring about more dialogue,” the Lions head coach said.
  • Lions
  • 10 hours, 54 minutes ago
Lions

Lions cornerback Alex Carter gets work at safety

Lions cornerback Alex Carter gets work at safetyA third-round pick out of Stanford in 2015, Carter has been a cornerback since joining the Lions.
  • Lions
  • 10 hours, 53 minutes ago
More Sports

A match-by-match look at Detroit Cougars’ ’67 season

A match-by-match look at Detroit Cougars’ ’67 seasonThe Detroit Cougars played 12 matches in seven weeks but accumulated a lifetime of memories.
  • More Sports
  • 12 hours ago
Spartans

Expert: MSU football Title IX report could impact criminal case

Expert: MSU football Title IX report could impact criminal caseWhile three Michigan State football players have been found to have violated university policy in a recently completed Title IX investigation, it could have an effect on whether criminal charges are pursued.
  • Spartans
  • 22 hours, 34 minutes ago
Tigers

Astros tame Tigers hitters for second straight night

Astros tame Tigers for second straight nightIf the Houston Astros represent a bona fide playoff contender, then the Tigers aren’t even in the conversation.
  • Tigers
  • 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers encouraged by Anthony Gose’s transformation as he hits 99 mph

Tigers encouraged by Gose’s 99-mph heaterThe reports from Lakeland Monday night were accurate regarding Anthony Gose’s debut as a professional pitcher. He brought the heat.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Tigers

Anibal Sanchez's Toledo project gets off to rocky start

Anibal Sanchez’s Toledo project gets off to rocky startIf he had been able to cash out after a single inning, all would have been fine with Anibal Sanchez.
  • Tigers
  • 16 hours, 50 minutes ago
Pistons

Pistons take look at 7-1 Nigerian long shot Michael Ojo

Pistons take look at 7-1 Nigerian long shot OjoMichael Ojo spent Tuesday morning a long way from where he thought eight years ago that he’d be.
  • Pistons
  • 22 hours, 14 minutes ago
Lions

Lions mailbag: Theo Riddick still a catch for Detroit

Lions mailbag: Riddick still a catch for DetroitJustin Rogers of The Detroit News answers your mailbag questions about the Lions.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings’ first pick: Last 20 players drafted 9th in NHL

Wings’ first pick: Last 20 players drafted 9thTed Kulfan of The Detroit News takes a look at the last 20 NHL players drafted with the No. 9 overall pick
  • Red Wings
  • 22 hours, 43 minutes ago
Wolverines

Trieu: New Michigan commit Jalen Mayfield ‘finishes plays’

Trieu: UM commit Mayfield ‘finishes plays’Michigan filled an important need in its 2018 recruiting class on Tuesday when four-star Grand Rapids Catholic Central offensive tackle Jalen Mayfield announced his commitment to the Wolverines.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers Roundtable: Will Detroit deal J.D. Martinez?

Tigers Roundtable: Will Detroit deal J.D. Martinez?In the latest edition of The Detroit News' Tigers Roundtable TV show, Lynn Henning says outfielder J.D. Martinez will likely be dealt before the non-waiver trade deadline on July 31.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Lions

Ex-Lion Johnson visits Raiders as ‘special guest’

Ex-Lion Johnson visits Raiders as ‘special guest’Former Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is back in NFL camp this week. But, only as a spectator.
  • Lions
  • 16 hours, 13 minutes ago
Motorsports

Speed is talk of Indy 500, Detroit Grand Prix

Speed is talk of Indy 500, Detroit Grand PrixThe cars are faster in qualifying and practice on the big oval with the long straightaways this month for the Indy 500.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
High Schools

De La Salle's Stritzinger clears final hurdle for victory

De La Salle’s Stritzinger clears final hurdle for victoryFor Warren De La Salle senior Allen Stritzinger, there was just one more hurdle.
  • High Schools
  • 22 hours, 28 minutes ago
High Schools

All-around athlete Coe leads by example with Mercy team

All-around athlete Coe leads by example with Mercy teamCoe, who is known for being a star on the school’s basketball team, has also dabbled in volleyball, soccer and track.
  • High Schools
  • 22 hours, 12 minutes ago
High Schools

Tuesday’s prep roundup: Cranbrook-Kingswood pulls upset
Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood used a six-run third inning to knock off Class B’s top-ranked team.

Tuesday’s prep roundup: Cranbrook-Kingswood pulls upsetBloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood used a six-run third inning to knock off Class B’s top-ranked team.
  • High Schools
  • 22 hours, 20 minutes ago
Tigers

Greene locks in with a little help from his friends

Greene locks in with a little help from his friendsAn unsolicited tip from two of his longtime buddies from Clermont, Florida. helped turn his season around.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Wolverines

Fox Sports: UM-Wisconsin could shape playoff race

Fox Sports: UM-Wisconsin could shape CFPUM is at Wisconsin on Nov. 18 in what Fox Sports calls one of eight conference games that could shape the CFP race.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
NFL

NFL cuts down overtime from 15 minutes to 10

NFL cuts down overtime from 15 minutes to 10The overtime change isn’t likely to be popular with fans, especially if it results in more ties.
  • NFL
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tigers

Cabrera’s truck gets starring role on ‘Diesel Brothers’

Cabrera’s truck gets starring role on ‘Diesel Brothers’Everyone knows Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera can pack a wallop at the plate. It turns out he also has wheels.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Pistons

Possible Piston targets Kennard, Mitchell 14-15 on Ford’s Big Board

Possible Piston targets Kennard, Mitchell 14-15 on Ford’s Big BoardTwo players considered good fits for the Pistons in the NBA draft – shooting guards Luke Kennard of Duke and Donovan Mitchell of Louisville – are ranked Nos. 14 and 15 in the latest Big Board by ESPN’s Chad Ford, published Tuesday.
  • Pistons
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Big Ten

UM lands 5 on All-Big Ten baseball team

UM lands 5 on All-Big Ten baseball teamMichigan placed five players on the All-Big Ten baseball team, unveiled Tuesday.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Rod Beard

Beard: Cap issues, roster decisions loom for Pistons

Beard: Cap issues, roster decisions loom for PistonsThe Monday Drive takes a look at three problems facing the Pistons and any potential turnaround this summer.
  • Rod Beard
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Sports

Cobo Center to host 2018 volleyball junior national championships
Detroit’s Cobo Center will host the 2018 USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships.

Cobo Center to host 2018 volleyball junior national championshipsDetroit’s Cobo Center will host the 2018 USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Wolverines

UM hoops officially brings guard Simmons into fold

UM hoops officially brings guard Simmons into foldMichigan officially announced the addition of graduate transfer Jaaron Simmons on Tuesday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Sanchez accepts demotion to Toledo

Tigers’ Sanchez accepts demotion to ToledoThe Tigers on Monday optioned veteran right-hander Anibal Sanchez to Toledo.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers armed and ready for next month's MLB draft

Tigers armed and ready for next month’s MLB draftThe Tigers have the 18th overall spot reserved in their name when the draft gets rolling at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 12.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Grosse Pointe baseball team will go on Cuban excursion

Niyo: Grosse Pointe baseball team will go on Cuban excursionThe Grosse Pointe Avengers head to Havana as the first youth team from Michigan to play there since the Cuban Revolution
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
NBA

Wednesday’s roundup: All-Star Game returns to Charlotte

Wednesday’s roundup: All-Star Game returns to CharlotteThe NBA All-Star Game is headed back to Charlotte in 2019, a couple of years later than anticipated.
  • NBA
  • 3 hours, 2 minutes ago
High Schools

Wednesday’s roundup: S.H. Stevenson holds off Romeo
Sterling Heights Stevenson put an end to their two-game losing skid by defeating Romeo, 6-5, in baseball.

Wednesday’s roundup: S.H. Stevenson holds off RomeoSterling Heights Stevenson put an end to their two-game losing skid by defeating Romeo, 6-5, in baseball.
  • High Schools
  • 3 hours, 35 minutes ago
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