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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable pictures

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable picturesObligatory cute Danish team handball fan photo.
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  • 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
College

Monday's roundup: Felder powers Oakland to victory

Monday's roundup: Felder powers Oakland to victoryOakland, with Cavaliers star LeBron James looking on from the O'Rena stands, defeated Cleveland State, 59-56, in the Horizon League.
  • College
  • 1 hour, 36 minutes ago
Kurt Mensching

Mensching: Tigers bullpen can prove Dombrowski right

Mensching: Tigers bullpen can prove Dombrowski rightTigers GM Dave Dombrowski says the bullpen is stocked with good arms. And he's right.
  • Kurt Mensching
  • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
Big Ten

Northwestern just can't seem to catch a break

Northwestern just can't seem to catch a breakIt's hard not to feel for Northwestern, which has lost five straight Big Ten games.
  • Big Ten
  • 6 hours, 11 minutes ago
Jerry Green

Green: Super spectacle got off to a humble beginning

Green: Super spectacle got off to a humble beginningWe had no idea what to expect about this championship game — then or in the future.
  • Jerry Green
  • 4 hours, 30 minutes ago
Tigers

New Tiger Simon out to show last season was no fluke

New Tiger Simon out to show last season was no flukeSimon didn't pitch as well after the All-Star break as he did before it; he knows that.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 24 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan banged up as it braces for Nebraska

Michigan banged up as it braces for NebraskaCoach John Beilein hinted that the starting lineup and rotation are still to be decided.
  • Wolverines
  • 8 hours, 34 minutes ago
Red Wings

Rested, rusty Red Wings ready for return to ice

Rested, rusty Red Wings ready for return to iceThe Red Wings play five of their first six games out of the break on the road.
  • Red Wings
  • 7 hours, 54 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers reconfigure lower-box seats to increase revenue

Tigers reconfigure lower-box seats to increase revenueThe new "lower infield box" section will be the fourth-highest in price for 2015.
  • Tigers
  • 9 hours, 53 minutes ago
Nfl

Ex-Lion Avril finds new life with Seahawks

Ex-Lion Avril finds new life with SeahawksAfter two years, the defensive end has every intention of remaining in Seattle.
  • Nfl
  • 4 hours, 49 minutes ago
Wolverines

RB Justice Hayes to transfer from Michigan

RB Justice Hayes to transfer from MichiganHayes, from Grand Blanc High, would have been a redshirt senior in 2015.
  • Wolverines
  • 12 hours, 1 minute ago
Wolverines

Quick Q&A with UM basketball player Max Bielfeldt

Quick Q&A with UM basketball player Max BielfeldtMichigan senior Max Bielfeldt has worked his way into the regular rotation and is averaging 3.8 points and 2.6 rebounds.
  • Wolverines
  • 6 hours, 49 minutes ago
Lions

Reports: Lions asst. O-line coach heading to Raiders

Reports: Lions asst. O-line coach heading to RaidersJohnson has been with the Lions for two years
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  • 14 hours, 1 minute ago
College

Speed, no seat belt cited in death of EMU player

Speed, no seat belt cited in death of EMU playerShanisse Heady, 21, and Jordan Hopkins, 23, died about 1 a.m. Sunday.
  • College
  • 8 hours, 10 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' Matthew Stafford is Pro Bowl's offensive MVP

Lions' Matthew Stafford is Pro Bowl's offensive MVPStafford threw for 316 yards and two TDs as Team Irvin defeated Team Carter, 32-28.
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  • 1 day ago
Pistons

Defense fails Pistons without Brandon Jennings

Defense fails Pistons without Brandon JenningsEven before Jennings' season was lost, the Pistons defense had begun to show slippage.
  • Pistons
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Rod Beard

Beard: Lesser-knowns giving Michigan a spark

Beard: Lesser-knowns giving Michigan a sparkA depleted Michigan team went toe-to-toe with No. 6 Wisconsin on Saturday night.
  • Rod Beard
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Tigers no lock to keep ruling division

Wojo: Tigers no lock to keep ruling divisionThe Tigers have won four straight division titles but look the most vulnerable this time.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 14 hours, 13 minutes ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings

Detroit News Big Ten Power RankingsRod Beard ranks the Big Ten basketball teams for the week beginning Monday, Jan. 26.
  • Big Ten
  • 10 hours, 45 minutes ago
Tigers

For Victor Martinez, power is in the preparation

For Victor Martinez, power is in the preparationAs long as Victor Martinez is on the Tigers, there's no question there's leadership.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Pistons

Pistons' Jennings out for season with full Achilles tear

Pistons' Jennings out for season with full Achilles tearThe Pistons must embark upon life without the point guard for the rest of the season.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Spartans

MSU's Trae Waynes to compete in all-star challenge

MSU's Trae Waynes to compete in all-star challengeWaynes will participate in the challenge's "hands competition."
  • Spartans
  • 9 hours, 47 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' young starters might pitch in as relievers

Tigers' young starters might pitch in as relieversFarmer, VerHagen and Ryan made spot starts for the Tigers last season.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Wolverines

Ohio OT Nolan Ulizio becomes UM's 3rd weekend commitment

Ohio OT Nolan Ulizio becomes UM's 3rd weekend commitmentUlizio, from Lakota West High, is ranked a three-star prospect by Scout.com.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
College

Shareta Brown playing angry for No. 5 Wayne State

Shareta Brown playing angry for No. 5 Wayne StateShareta Brown is mad that Wayne State was accused of cheating to get her on its team.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Spartans

Charboneau: Spartans have few answers for struggles

Charboneau: Spartans have few answers for strugglesMSU didn't play with any urgency Saturday until if trailed by 17 points to Cornhuskers
  • Spartans
  • 19 hours, 12 minutes ago
Wolverines

Inspiring story of UM's Austin Hatch spurs ESPN special

Inspiring story of UM's Austin Hatch spurs ESPN specialBeilein and Hatch watched the trailer for "Miraculous: The Austin Hatch Story"
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
High Schools

Detroit News Blue Chip countdown: No. 9 Tyriq Thompson

Detroit News Blue Chip countdown: No. 9 Tyriq ThompsonDetroit King's Tyriq Thompson could deliver a hit and take one too.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh lands first commitments -- QB Gentry, DE Jones

Harbaugh lands first commitments -- QB Gentry, DE JonesNew Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh landed two commitments on Saturday -- QB Zach Gentry and defensive end Reuben Jones.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Dave Goricki

Prep insider: Loyer's pedigree shines for Clarkston

Prep insider: Loyer's pedigree shines for ClarkstonFoster Loyer grew up watching the stars, attending NBA games with his father, John.
  • Dave Goricki
  • 1 day ago
Tigers

Paul: Come on, Max, we know it was about the money

Paul: Come on, Max, we know it was about the moneyMax Scherzer had a fantastic run in Detroit, going 82-35.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: UM's effort proves season isn't lost cause

Wojo: UM's effort proves season isn't lost causeThe Wolverines finally were sent away at the end of a stirring battle.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 2 days ago
Tigers

Henning: Nick Castellanos poised for big offensive jump

Henning: Nick Castellanos poised for big offensive jumpHe turns 23 on March 4, and it's easy to ignore how good he was as a rookie.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Tigers

Dave Dombrowski undeterred by Tigers' 'unknowns'

Dave Dombrowski undeterred by Tigers' 'unknowns'He understands why fans might be skeptical about this 2015 edition of Tigers baseball.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
College

Two Eastern Michigan students killed in auto accident

Two Eastern Michigan students killed in auto accidentShannise Heady, 21, a junior forward from Hazel Crest, Ill., died in the accident.
  • College
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Spartans

Spartans make late run but come up short at Nebraska

Spartans make late run but come up short at NebraskaNebraska looked like it was ready to live up to high preseason expectations.
  • Spartans
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan takes Wisconsin to the wire but falls short

Michigan takes Wisconsin to the wire but falls shortThe Wolverines faced another tough challenge against the No. 6 Badgers.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Sports

Young Wolverines are growing up under pressure

Young Wolverines are growing up under pressureWith the Wolverines going through growing pains, Beilein is starting to see dividends.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
College

Detroit coach Autumn Rademacher suspended one game

Detroit coach Autumn Rademacher suspended one gameShe was suspended five days for violating regulations over countable hours for athletes.
  • College
  • 13 hours, 53 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' Anthony Gose draws Devon White comparisons

Tigers' Anthony Gose draws Devon White comparisonsGose has the potential to be an even better defensive center fielder than Devon White
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Tigers

Alex Avila as Tigers' new No. 2 hitter? It's not crazy

Alex Avila as Tigers' new No. 2 hitter? It's not crazyThat's just one of many changes on the horizon for the Tigers' veteran catcher.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Tigers

Report: Al Alburquerque, Tigers agree on one-year deal

Report: Al Alburquerque, Tigers agree on one-year dealLast season Alburquerque made a career-high 72 appearances for the Tigers.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers bullpen adds depth, could be a 2015 surprise

Tigers bullpen adds depth, could be a 2015 surpriseWith some under-the-radar signings, Detroit's relief corps could open some eyes.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Sports

Sharapova to play Makarova in Australian semifinals

Sharapova to play Makarova in Australian semifinalsMaria Sharapova moved closer to another Australian title, set to face a fellow Russian.
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  • 1 hour, 18 minutes ago
Sports

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

Tuesday's sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
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