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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's notable photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today’s notable photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at today's notable photos
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  • 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
College

Oakland beats Green Bay, clinches second spot in league
The victory clinched at least a No. 2 seed for Oakland in the Horizon League tournament.

Oakland beats Green Bay, clinches second spot in leagueThe victory clinched at least a No. 2 seed for Oakland in the Horizon League tournament.
  • College
  • 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
College

Friday’s basketball: Detroit Mercy tops Milwaukee
Josh McFolley shot 12 of 12 from the free-throw line and finished with 22 points.

Friday’s basketball: Detroit Mercy tops MilwaukeeJosh McFolley shot 12 of 12 from the free-throw line and finished with 22 points.
  • College
  • 4 hours, 17 minutes ago
Tigers

Detroit Tigers 2017 promotional giveaway schedule
A Daniel Norris knit cap (beard included) and a James McCann Bobblehead (with a removable mask) highlight the list.

Detroit Tigers 2017 promotional giveaway scheduleA Daniel Norris knit cap (beard included) and a James McCann Bobblehead (with a removable mask) highlight the list.
  • Tigers
  • 2 hours, 59 minutes ago
Tigers

Sights and sounds at Tigers spring training

Sights and sounds at Tigers spring trainingSights and sound last couple days of spring training.
  • Tigers
  • 3 hours, 7 minutes ago
Spartans

Silence surrounds Spartans spring practice

Silence surrounds Spartans spring practiceWith sexual assault investigation hanging over football program, Mark Dantonio has football team in lockdown mode as camp begins.
  • Spartans
  • 8 hours, 36 minutes ago
Tigers

Ausmus detects stalling loophole in walk rule

Ausmus detects stalling loophole in walk ruleA manager could just use a starting pitcher to come in and intentionally walk the hitter while the reliever heats up.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 51 minutes ago
Spartans

Freshmen keep MSU's NCAA bid on track

Freshmen keep MSU’s NCAA bid on trackWith every win now a critical step toward an NCAA Tournament spot, Michigan State did exactly what it needed to do.
  • Spartans
  • 22 hours, 22 minutes ago
Business

Pistons team with Henry Ford, set sights on New Center

Pistons team with Henry Ford, set sights on New CenterHenry Ford-Detroit Pistons Performance Center will be located between Wayne State and Henry Ford Hospital
  • Business
  • 5 hours, 16 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers to give away Fulmer, Trammell bobbleheads

Tigers to give away Fulmer, Trammell bobbleheadsThe Tigers have planned more than 30 giveaways for the upcoming season, in addition to 11 postgame Friday night fireworks shows.
  • Tigers
  • 6 hours, 52 minutes ago
Tigers

Chris Ilitch: Family committed to Tigers

Chris Ilitch: Family committed to Tigers"...the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree," the owner told players today at Lakeland, Fla. before ceremonies dedicating the new Joker Marchant Stadium.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 36 minutes ago
Tigers

Fulmer works out kinks in Tigers' exhibition loss

Fulmer works out kinks in Tigers’ exhibition lossStarter throws 15 pitches — 14 of them fastballs — as Detroit scratches out measly four hits in a 2-0 loss Friday.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 49 minutes ago
Gregg Krupa

Krupa: Salary dump is in order for Red Wings

Krupa: Salary dump is in order for Red WingsTeam has few untouchables, so there are enough players who could fetch a decent return in draft choices or prospects.
  • Gregg Krupa
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
High Schools

Wrestling: Tower advances with dramatic win over DeWitt

Wrestling: Tower advances with dramatic win over DeWittTop-seeded C.C. grapplers dominate No. 8 Brighton, 55-3, in quarterfinals at Central Michigan's McGuirk Arena.
  • High Schools
  • 4 hours, 9 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: All Pistons on notice now, Van Gundy included

Niyo: All Pistons on notice now, SVG includedThis is the roster that Van Gundy has assembled over the last three years, and this is the roster he’s sticking with.
  • John Niyo
  • 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
More Sports

Leyland, Rodman, Rose headline Mich. hall finalists

Leyland, Rodman, Rose headline Mich. hall finalistsThe Michigan Sports Hall of Fame unveiled 30 finalists for its 2017 class Friday.
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  • 16 hours, 58 minutes ago
College

Kansas star Jackson charged with criminal damage

Kansas star Jackson charged with criminal damageThe freshman, who attended Consortium College Prep in Detroit, is accused of vandalizing a woman's car.
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  • 11 hours, 58 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers’ J.D. Martinez shrugs off clutch reputation

Tigers’ J.D. Martinez shrugs off clutch reputationThough Martinez has delivered in the clutch for the Tigers, he doesn’t think of himself as that type of player.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 34 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM's returning assistant Frey: 'We have a lot of talent here'

UM assistant Frey: ‘We have a lot of talent here’Frey says transition is going smoothly to new position where he'll oversee offensive tackles and tight ends and serve as run-game coordinator
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  • 12 hours, 47 minutes ago
Lions

ESPN: Lions' Warford could net 4-year deal in free agency

ESPN: Lions’ Warford could net 4-year deal in free agencyOffensive lineman could also see a $32 million contract offer, which might be too much for Detroit to match, John Clayton predicts.
  • Lions
  • 12 hours, 16 minutes ago
Tigers

Lat injury keeps Tigers’ Collins out of CF for now

Lat injury keeps Tigers’ Collins out of CF for nowCollins, who is in the heat of the battle for center field, won’t be able to throw a baseball for 10 to 14 days.
  • Tigers
  • 10 hours, 26 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers to wear patch honoring late owner Mike Ilitch

Tigers to wear patch honoring late owner Mike IlitchThis won't necessarily be the same patch the team will wear throughout the season, a team spokesman said.
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  • 16 hours, 37 minutes ago
Lions

ESPN writer: WR Kendall Wright would be a fit for Lions

ESPN writer: WR Kendall Wright would be a fit for LionsFree agent has 280 catches for 3,244 yards and 18 TDs in five seasons with Tennessee.
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  • 13 hours, 37 minutes ago
Wolverines

Jim Harbaugh: Paul Finebaum wants to see me fail

Harbaugh: Finebaum wants to see me failMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh felt his character was impugned by SEC Network radio host Paul Finebaum, hence his Tweet last week referring to him as “Pete” Finebaum.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Motorsports

Joey Logano re-signs with Team Penske for 5 years

Joey Logano re-signs with Team Penske for 5 yearsDriver reaffirms commitment heading into NASCAR's signature Daytona 500 this Sunday.
  • Motorsports
  • 15 hours, 23 minutes ago
Spartans

Trieu: Divine Child QB Theo Day on MSU: 'They love me'

Trieu: QB Theo Day on MSU: ‘They love me’Currently there are two juniors with offers who are slated to be there -- Dearborn Divine Child quarterback Theo Day and Muskegon offensive tackle Antwan Reed.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Ausmus has tempting choices in Tigers order

Henning: Ausmus has tempting lineup choicesNick Castellanos blasted 18 homers in 110 games last year and makes Brad Ausmus' choice an easy one for second slot.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Pistons

Caldwell-Pope’s ‘great roll’ powers Pistons to win

Caldwell-Pope’s ‘great roll’ powers PistonsThe Pistons came back from an 18-point second half deficit to force overtime, then took control.
  • Pistons
  • 22 hours, 31 minutes ago
Big Ten

Albrecht back at Crisler for Senior Day — this time as foe

Albrecht back at Crisler, this time as foeFormer Wolverine returns as a member of the Boilermakers.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
NHL

Ted Kulfan’s top NHL trade-deadline targets

Ted Kulfan’s top NHL trade-deadline targetsTed Kulfan of The Detroit News takes a look at his top targets as the NHL trade deadline approaches.
  • NHL
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Pistons

Bench rescuses Pistons as Reggie Jackson sits

Bench rescuses Pistons as Reggie Jackson sitsWhile Ish Smith struggled from the floor, going 2-for-12 and scoring just five points, he dished out 16 assists.
  • Pistons
  • 22 hours, 1 minute ago
College

Thursday’s basketball: Michigan women cruise

Thursday’s basketball: Michigan women cruiseMichigan ended a two-game losing streak Thursday night with an 88-60 victory over Nebraska.
  • College
  • 22 hours, 11 minutes ago
Spartans

Izzo pleased with Ellis' effort in rare start

Izzo pleased with Ellis’ effort in rare startAsked how a player prepares to start a game, Michigan State senior Alvin Ellis wasn’t exactly sure.
  • Spartans
  • 22 hours, 17 minutes ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh: Three late-season losses still burn deep

Harbaugh: Three late-season losses still burn deepUM coach reveals in podcast interview how devastating defeats to Iowa, Ohio State and Florida State are motivating team in spring training.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' JaCoby Jones shows commanding presence in center

Tigers’ JaCoby Jones shows commanding presence in centerRookie takes charge and makes diving catch Thursday in bid for starting outfield job.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Lions

Lions could answer OL question marks in free agency

Lions could answer OL question marks in free agencyThe Detroit Lions invested heavily in their offensive line last season, but didn’t see enough results.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers pitchers shine in romp over Florida Southern

Tigers pitchers shine in romp over Florida SouthernThe Detroit Tigers’ annual spring dress rehearsal against Florida Southern went off without a hitch – well, mostly.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
NFL

Wahlberg in Detroit: Brady 'knows' who has jersey

Wahlberg in Detroit: Brady ‘knows’ who has jerseyThe actor was in town to meet with staff at Wahlburgers in Greektown on Wednesday.
  • NFL
  • 20 hours, 57 minutes ago
Motorsports

Josef Newgarden geared up for Belle Isle Grand Prix

Josef Newgarden geared up for Belle Isle Grand PrixTeam Penske's newest member relishes challenges Belle Isle track poses.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
High Schools

Thursday’s roundup: Fitzgerald steals a win over Fraser
Haneef Minus stole the ball at midcourt and took it in for a layup with less than two minutes left.

Thursday’s roundup: Fitzgerald steals a win over FraserHaneef Minus stole the ball at midcourt and took it in for a layup with less than two minutes left.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
High Schools

Catholic Central the school to beat in team wrestling
Catholic Central (27-1) has a 80-0 regional semifinal win over Salem and a 73-0 regional title win over Fordson.

Catholic Central the school to beat in team wrestlingCatholic Central (27-1) has a 80-0 regional semifinal win over Salem and a 73-0 regional title win over Fordson.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Pistons

Pistons make no moves at trade deadline

Pistons make no moves at trade deadlineAndre Drummond, Reggie Jackson and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope remain in Detroit despite rumors to the contrary.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
High Schools

Friday’s roundup: Wyandotte shows its pride

Friday’s roundup: Wyandotte shows its prideWyandotte pulled out the 47-46 victory thanks to a strong performance from junior point guard Bryce Armstrong.
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  • 3 hours, 11 minutes ago
Sports

Wyandotte Roosevelt 47, Lincoln Park 46

Wyandotte Roosevelt 47, Lincoln Park 46Wyandotte Roosevelt 47, Lincoln Park 46
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  • 3 hours, 15 minutes 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
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  • 3 hours, 26 minutes ago
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