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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
  • 21 hours, 42 minutes ago
Golf

British Open live scoring

British Open live scoringThe British Open is this week at Royal Birkdale.
  • Golf
  • 12 hours, 5 minutes ago
Tigers

The Tigers Show: Life after J.D. Martinez not so bad

The Tigers Show: Life after J.D. MartinezBob Wojnowski, John Niyo and Lynn Henning talk about the Tigers after the J.D. Martinez trade to Arizona for three prospects.
  • Tigers
  • 20 hours, 41 minutes ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Martinez trade a sign of Tigers' moves to come

Henning: J.D. just the start of Tigers’ sell-offCertain realities of J.D. Martinez being dealt are worthy of rehashing as the Tigers next prepare to trade Justin Wilson, Alex Avila, and perhaps others.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 22 hours, 32 minutes ago
College

WMU pair, MSU’s Scott land on Doak Walker watch list

WMU pair, MSU’s Scott land on Doak Walker watch listEMU’s Shaq Vann and Detroit Cass Tech product Mike Weber also are on the list honoring the nation’s top running back.
  • College
  • 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
Wolverines

Ex-UM CB Lewis to stand trial in domestic violence case

Ex-UM CB Jourdan Lewis to stand trialJury selection will begin Monday and lawyers’ opening statements will be made Tuesday in advance of the trial.
  • Wolverines
  • 5 hours, 12 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: As attendance dips, Lions gussy up Ford Field for $100M

Niyo: As attendance dips, Lions gussy up Ford Field for $100MThis $100-million renovation that’s nearing completion isn’t a teardown. It’s just a facelift.
  • John Niyo
  • 1 hour, 7 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers great Willie Horton: 1967 riots ‘was like a war’

Tigers great Horton: 1967 riots ‘was like a war’Horton pulled his Ford to an intersection as thick with simmering people and surrounding cops as with black smoke.
  • Tigers
  • 5 hours, 48 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' Mahtook blasts go-ahead HR in 9th but Royals win in walk-off

Tigers’ Mahtook blasts go-ahead HR in 9th but Royals win in walk-offWhat if the Tigers started to trade away players and wound up back in the playoff race regardless?
  • Tigers
  • 11 hours, 52 minutes ago
Spartans

Healthy Langford ready to make a difference for MSU

Langford ready to make a difference for MSUYou can almost hear it in Joshua Langford's voice, and more importantly, you can see it on the court.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Lions

Rogers: Good riddance to Lions' playoff appearance banners

Rogers: Good riddance to Lions’ bannersFive years after they were unveiled, the Detroit Lions have removed banners celebrating the team’s playoff appearances at Ford Field.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
More Sports

Fans provide glimpse of pro soccer potential in Detroit

A glimpse of pro soccer potential in DetroitTo numerous skeptics — and, yes, the soccer haters — there is more tangible evidence to be offered.
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  • 12 hours, 31 minutes ago
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PSG beats AS Roma on penalties before 36,000-plus

PSG beats AS Roma on penalties before 36,000They couldn’t settle things after 90 minutes, so a shootout between two of Europe’s soccer powerhouses seemed natural.
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  • 13 hours, 14 minutes ago
Golf

Register for the Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest

Register for the Detroit News / GAM Hole In One ContestThe Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest is back.
  • Golf
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Tigers

Tigers' losing ways 'backed Avila into a corner' to deal Martinez

Tigers’ losing ways ‘backed Avila into a corner’ to deal MartinezThe Tigers were given a long stay of execution and could have at least delayed general manager Al Avila’s sell-off plans.
  • Tigers
  • 22 hours, 36 minutes ago
Motorsports

Alex Bowman, 24, will take over for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Alex Bowman, 24, will take over for Dale Earnhardt Jr.Dale Earnhardt Jr. got the replacement he wanted. Alex Bowman got his dream job.
  • Motorsports
  • 5 hours, 4 minutes ago
Tigers

Fulmer ready to take on Royals and triple-digit heat

Fulmer ready to take on Royals and triple-digit heatFulmer has been doing his best to acclimate himself these last three days, with the temperatures in the upper-90s.
  • Tigers
  • 21 hours, 48 minutes ago
Tigers

Former Tiger Willie Horton on 1967

Former Tiger Willie Horton on 1967Former Tiger Willie Horton remembers trying 'to say the right word to bring peace and harmony to the people' in Detroit.
  • Tigers
  • 20 hours, 39 minutes ago
Lions

Competition robust for Lions' strongside LB spot

Competition robust for Lions’ strongside LB spotThere are three primary contenders for the third linebacking job — Brandon Copeland, Antwione Williams and Paul Worrilow.
  • Lions
  • 21 hours, 9 minutes ago
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Soccer fans excited about Comerica match but want more

Soccer fans excited about Comerica match but want moreAs far as many other fans around Comerica Park were concerned it’s time to bring professional soccer to Detroit.
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  • 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
College

Joe Flacco's younger brother transferring out of WMU

Joe Flacco’s younger brother transferring out of WMUJunior quarterback Tom Flacco will transfer and has been granted his full release with no restrictions
  • College
  • 23 hours, 48 minutes ago
Tigers

What they're saying about Tigers trading J.D.

What they’re saying about Tigers trading J.D.Initial reaction to the Tigers trading J.D. Martinez to the Diamondbacks Tuesday night was less than favorable. 
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
More Sports

Neymar watch swirls around PSG

Neymar watch swirls around PSGParis Saint-Germain’s near reported signing of Brazilian superstar Neymar Jr. is drawing buzz internationally.
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  • 16 hours, 11 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Detroit’s two soccer worlds collide at matches

Niyo: Detroit’s two soccer worlds collide at matchesWhat’s on display are the contrasting visions for the sport’s future in Detroit — one organic, the other manufactured.
  • John Niyo
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: J.D. Martinez trade painful for Tigers, but inevitable

Wojo: J.D. Martinez trade painful for Tigers, but inevitableSelling off prime assets is supposed to hurt, and the Tigers just delivered some pain.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 22 hours, 42 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
  • 15 hours, 27 minutes ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Trade market changes and Tigers pay for it

Henning: Trade market changes and Tigers pay for itThe players are young and hardly dramatic adds to a Tigers farm system aching for youth and position help.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Detroit City FC beats Venezia in playoffs tune-up

Detroit City FC beats Venezia in playoffs tune-upDetroit City FC’s tune-up for the NPSL playoffs turned into a nervy 2-0 victory before 5,418 at Keyworth Stadium.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Tigers

'Chip on our shoulder': Tigers respond to trade with 4th straight win

Chip on our shoulder’: Tigers respond to trade with 4th straight winThe Tigers erupted for five runs in the top of the second inning and proceeded to beat the Kansas City Royals, 8-3.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Tigers

Tearful departure: Tigers trade J.D. Martinez to Diamondbacks

Tearful departure: Tigers trade J.D. Martinez to DiamondbacksThe Detroit Tigers traded J.D. Martinez to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday for three infield prospects -- Dawel Lugo, Sergio Alcantara and Jose King.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers trade J.D. Martinez to Diamondbacks

Tigers trade J.D. Martinez to DiamondbacksTigers trade J.D. Martinez to Diamondbacks
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
More Sports

Players to watch: AS Roma vs. Paris Saint-Germain

Players to watch: AS Roma vs. Paris Saint-GermainPlayers to watch: AS Roma vs. Paris Saint-Germain
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Tigers

Here’s a look at the newest Tigers prospects

Here’s a look at the newest Tigers prospectsThe Tigers insist they got at least two potential big-leaguers Tuesday when they sent J.D. Martinez to the Diamondbacks.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Wolverines

Trieu: UM has ‘a shot’ with Bryan Addison, other West Coast stars

Trieu: UM has ‘a shot’ with Bryan Addison, other West Coast starsMichigan under Jim Harbaugh has shown no fear in going after prospects nationally, and that certainly includes western states like California, Nevada, Colorado, Washington and Oregon.
  • Wolverines
  • 23 hours, 55 minutes ago
NBA

Ex-UM star Jamal Crawford signs with Wolves

Ex-UM star Jamal Crawford signs with WolvesJamal Crawford chose to go to Minnesota over the Warriors and Cavaliers, who both came calling.
  • NBA
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
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USA Gymnastics names safe sport director amid abuse scandal

USA Gymnastics names safe sport director amid abuse scandalUSA Gymnastics is turning to a longtime children’s rights advocate and a former prosecutor to help address issues that have plagued the organization.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
High Schools

Alabama gets thumbs-up from Cass Tech’s Kalon Gervin

Alabama gets thumbs-up from Cass Tech’s Kalon GervinDetroit Cass Tech cornerback Kalon Gervin, arguably the top player in the state, has more than three dozen college offers, and on Monday added Alabama to the list.
  • High Schools
  • 2 days ago
Lions

4-game ban is latest suspension for Lions’ Bryant

4-game ban is latest suspension for Lions’ BryantFor the third time in a year, Lions defensive end Armonty Bryant has been suspended by the NFL.
  • Lions
  • 2 days ago
Tigers

Tigers weigh closer options if Justin Wilson is dealt

Tigers weigh closer options if Justin Wilson is dealtThe options are indeed limited, and perhaps the most attractive would be to mix and match relievers.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
High Schools

Cass Tech might not miss a beat with WR Brandon Gray

Cass Tech might not miss a beat with WR Brandon GrayDetroit Cass Tech coach Thomas Wilcher said farewell to a lot of talent from his 2016 Division 1 state championship team.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Lions

TJ Jones, Abbrederis lead way as Lions seek depth at WR

TJ Jones, Abbrederis lead way as Lions seek depth at WRReplacing Calvin Johnson was never intended to be a one-person job.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

Beilein: Maui 'an incredible test'; UM opens vs. LSU

Beilein: Maui ‘an incredible test’; UM opens vs. LSUThe Wolverines will open against LSU on Nov. 20 in the first round of the eight-team tournament.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
More Sports

Visitors play up soccer’s Detroit potential

Visitors play up soccer’s Detroit potentialDetroit can be a soccer city, and would be able to support a team and flourish.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
More Sports

AS Roma manager Eusebio Di Francesco on Wednesday's match

AS Roma manager Eusebio Di Francesco on Wednesday’s matchAS Roma manager discusses result against Paris Saint-Germain at Comerica Park before 36,289 fans.
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  • 13 hours, 46 minutes ago
NBA

Wednesday’s roundup: Ginobili to play again for Spurs

Wednesday’s roundup: Ginobili to play again for SpursThe Argentinian posted a message on Twitter that he is re-signing with San Antonio for another season.
  • NBA
  • 15 hours, 54 minutes ago
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