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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
  • 12 hours, 53 minutes ago
NHL

Red Wings' first pick: Last 20 players drafted No. 9

Red Wings’ first pick: Last 20 players drafted No. 9Red Wings' first pick: Last 20 players drafted No. 9
  • NHL
  • 21 hours, 42 minutes 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
  • 14 hours, 56 minutes 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
  • 5 hours, 1 minute 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
  • 4 hours, 45 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
  • 4 hours, 53 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
  • 9 hours, 54 minutes 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
  • 21 hours, 21 minutes 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
  • 16 hours, 55 minutes 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
  • 19 hours, 48 minutes 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
  • 19 hours, 48 minutes 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
  • 18 hours, 38 minutes 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.
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  • 1 day, 12 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.
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  • 15 hours, 27 minutes 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
  • 16 hours, 30 minutes 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.
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  • 1 day, 15 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
  • 1 day, 14 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
  • John Niyo
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Lions

Rogers: Calvin Johnson deserved better from Lions

Rogers: Calvin Johnson deserved better from LionsJohnson isn’t happy with the way the Lions treated him. History shows he has a right to be disappointed.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Tigers

Astros silence Tigers' bats in one-hit shutout

Astros silence Tigers’ bats in one-hit shutoutA single by Mikie Mahtook in the second inning was the only Tigers hit in a 1-0 loss to the Astros on Monday.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Spartans

Michigan State Title IX investigation complete

Michigan State Title IX investigation completeThe Title IX investigation being conducted by Michigan State University into a sexual assault case involving three football players is over.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Wolverines

Fighter mentality stokes UM’s Big Ten tourney hopes

Fighter mentality stokes UM’s Big Ten tourney hopesMichigan (42-13) enters as the No. 2 seed with a good shot at winning its second tournament title in three seasons.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Cabrera incredulous after sign-stealing flap

Tigers’ Cabrera incredulous after sign-stealing flapRangers reliever Sam Dyson thought Miguel Cabrera might’ve been stealing the catcher’s signs from second base Sunday night.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' offense goes dark after sixth inning

Tigers’ offense goes dark after sixth inningThe Tigers' 37 runs scored and .200 team average after the sixth inning ranks last in baseball.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan is No. 10 in Athlon’s preseason top 25

Michigan is No. 10 in Athlon’s preseason top 25Losing 18 starters hasn’t affected Michigan much in the eyes of national college football analysts.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Golf

Valor Cup Pro-Am golf competition at Selfridge

Valor Cup Pro-Am golf competition at SelfridgeValor Cup Pro-Am golf competition at Selfridge
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Pistons

CBS Sports: Pistons in need of more spirit

CBS Sports: Pistons in need of more spiritDo the Detroit Pistons need an attitude adjustment? CBS Sports seems to think so.
  • Pistons
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Kurt Mensching

Mensching: Tigers’ Alex Avila isn’t an All-Star — yet

Mensching: Tigers’ Alex Avila isn’t an All-Star — yetAvila is back with the Tigers after a year away in Chicago, and he’s still dividing fans. Which is rather mind-boggling.
  • Kurt Mensching
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
High Schools

Western rallies to edge King for 10th straight PSL title

Western rallies to edge King for 10th straight PSL titleDetroit Western’s bats came alive late as it won the Mega Division championship, 5-4, over Detroit King at Comerica Park
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
High Schools

Monday’s prep roundup: Regina pounds Mercy for A-B softball title

Monday’s prep roundup: Regina pounds Mercy for A-B softball titleWaterford Lakes’ Davies throws no-hitter, strikes out 17 in C-D final against Wixom St. Catherine
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

SI: UM-Penn State one of 13 ‘pivot-point’ games for ’17

SI: UM-Penn State one of 13 ‘pivot-point’ games for ’17Michigan-Penn State is a game “upon which a team’s season might turn,” according to Sports Illustrated.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Wolverines

No bull: Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh helps deliver calf

No bull: Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh helps deliver calfMeet the pope – check. Throw out a first pitch – check. Help deliver a calf – check.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
College

UM, MSU women out at NCAA golf
Michigan finished 17th and Michigan State 19th in the NCAA Women’s Golf Tournament at Rich Harvest Farms on Monday.

UM, MSU women out at NCAA golfMichigan finished 17th and Michigan State 19th in the NCAA Women’s Golf Tournament at Rich Harvest Farms on Monday.
  • College
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Motorsports

Indy 500 winners Dixon, Franchitti robbed at Taco Bell

Indy 500 winners Dixon, Franchitti robbed at Taco BellThe two were unharmed after being robbed at gunpoint in the drive-thru lane of a Taco Bell, police said Monday.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Clock ticks as Michigan waits on Wilson, Wagner

Wojo: Clock ticks as Michigan waits on Wilson, WagnerSometime in the next three days, John Beilein will learn if he has a potential Final Four team.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Sports

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

Wednesday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 9 hours, 26 minutes ago
College

Wilder to return to WMU, Thompson to EMU

Wilder to return to WMU, Thompson to EMUA couple of Mid-American basketball programs appeared to receive good news Monday.
  • College
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Harbaugh says Ford’s Hackett ‘makes great’ calls

Harbaugh says Ford’s Hackett ‘makes great’ callsCoach: ‘He’s got a humility and he listens. Tough? Tough as a two-dollar steak. He’s like your lead blocker.’
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tigers

Funkhouser, Soto among Tigers’ fast-rising prospects

Funkhouser, Soto among Tigers’ fast-rising prospectsKyle Funkhouser’s move from Single A West Michigan to high-A Lakeland was the surest of early moves.
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Wolverines

'Heartbroken': UM softball ousted in regionals

Heartbroken’: UM softball ousted in regionalsA two-out, two-run double by Washington’s Morganne Flores ended Michigan's hopes of advancing to the Women’s College World Series in a 4-2 loss on Sunday.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Motorsports

Race car drivers Fittipaldi and Barbosa on Detroit

Race car drivers Fittipaldi and Barbosa on DetroitRacing soon in the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix, drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa take a ride on the QLine and talk about the changes they've seen in downtown Detroit.
  • Motorsports
  • 19 minutes ago
NBA

Tuesday's NBA playoffs: Irving carries Cavaliers to 3-1 lead

Tuesday’s NBA playoffs: Irving carries Cavaliers to 3-1 leadIrving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points despite playing on a tender ankle.
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  • 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
NHL

Tuesday's NHL playoffs: Hoffman’s goal helps Senators force Game 7

Tuesday’s NHL playoffs: Hoffman’s goal helps Senators force Game 7Craig Anderson and the Ottawa Senators bounced back nicely two days after a blowout loss.
  • NHL
  • 5 hours, 17 minutes ago
High Schools

Catholic League A-B track finals

Catholic League A-B track finalsCatholic League A-B track finals
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  • 5 hours, 32 minutes ago
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