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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
  • 8 hours, 19 minutes ago
Spartans

Ex-MSU player Robertson to return to face charges

Ex-MSU player Robertson to return to Mich. to face chargesThe U.S. Marshal’s office said Robertson was apprehended without incident with assistance from Fort Wayne police.
  • Spartans
  • 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
Wolverines

Postcard from Italy: Cobblestones spoil a good stroll

Postcard from Italy: Cobblestones spoil a good strollCoach Jim Harbaugh said he wished Ann Arbor had cobblestoned roads. “They’d be better than the potholes,” he said.
  • Wolverines
  • 5 hours, 34 minutes ago
Big Ten

UM’s Wroblewski, MSU’s Lewerke projected to hit it big

UM’s Wroblewski, MSU’s Lewerke to hit it bigThey are among a select group of Big Ten players predicted to have breakout seasons this fall.
  • Big Ten
  • 5 hours, 15 minutes ago
Kurt Mensching

Mensching: Justin Wilson only relief for battered ’pen

Mensching: Justin Wilson only relief for battered ’penWilson has now faced 30 batters on the year, without allowing a hit.
  • Kurt Mensching
  • 14 hours, 9 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM’s Harbaugh makes his wish: ‘A championship’

UM’s Harbaugh makes his wish: ‘A championship’Jim Harbaugh did as the Roman tourists do and stood backwards as he tossed two coins into the Trevi Fountain.
  • Wolverines
  • 12 hours, 59 minutes ago
Wolverines

Sights, sounds from Michigan's second day in Italy

Sights, sounds from Michigan’s second day in ItalyHere are some of the sights and sounds from the second day of the Michigan football team's trip to Italy.
  • Wolverines
  • 13 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan football team tours Rome on Day 2 in Italy

Michigan football team tours Rome on Day 2 in ItalyMichigan football team tours Rome on Day 2 in Italy
  • Wolverines
  • 8 hours, 49 minutes ago
College

Ex-Ypsilanti star Jaylen Johnson declares for NBA draft

Ex-Ypsilanti star Jaylen Johnson declares for NBA draftJohnson played in all 34 games for the Cardinals last season, averaged 8.0 points and 5.8 rebounds.
  • College
  • 11 hours, 47 minutes ago
Lions

Lions could seek Ngata’s eventual successor in draft

Lions could seek Ngata’s successor in draftThe Lions would benefit from finding a long-term partner to pair with A’Shawn Robinson.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 30 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers prospect Robson’s grit draws raves from manager

Tigers prospect Robson’s grit draws raves from managerRobson has hit .362 in 14 games with the Whitecaps, with a .403 on-base average.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers minor-league report: VerHagen clicks in rotation

Tigers minor-league report: VerHagen clicks in rotationLynn Henning of The Detroit News takes a look around the Tigers minor-league system.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
More Sports

Oakland County FC kicks off season Sunday, moves home base

Oakland County FC kicks off season Sunday, moves home baseThe semi-pro team will debut in new home May 6 when it hosts Ole Soccer at Royal Oak High.
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  • 12 hours, 48 minutes ago
More Sports

Detroit PAL selling bricks for Tiger Stadium site

Detroit PAL selling engraved bricks for Tiger Stadium siteDetroit PAL is launching its brick fundraising campaign for the project at the old Tiger Stadium site.
  • More Sports
  • 8 hours, 43 minutes ago
High Schools

Monday's prep roundup: Western’s Ambriz throws no-hitter
A walk, fielder’s choice and an error leads to lone Detroit Catholic Central run in a 4-1 Detroit Western International victory.

Monday’s prep roundup: Western’s Ambriz throws no-hitterA walk, fielder’s choice and an error leads to lone Detroit Catholic Central run in a 4-1 Detroit Western International victory.
  • High Schools
  • 3 hours, 38 minutes ago
NBA

Monday’s NBA playoffs: Hawks even series with Wizards

Monday’s NBA playoffs: Hawks even series with WizardsFormer Piston Jose Calderon came off the bench to score 10 to help Atlanta in an 111-101 victory to knot series 2-2.
  • NBA
  • 58 minutes ago
Sports

Lessons go beyond football for Michigan in Italy

Lessons go beyond football for Michigan in ItalyWeek in Rome for practices starts with visits with refugees, discussions of football Americano.
  • Sports
  • 14 hours, 59 minutes ago
NHL

Penguins-Capitals offer marquee Round 2 matchup

Penguins-Capitals offer marquee Round 2 matchupGame’s superstars, Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby and Washington’s Alex Ovechkin, clash for second straight season.
  • NHL
  • 54 minutes ago
Tigers

Newcomers Adduci, Hicks help Tigers bash Twins

Newcomers Adduci, Hicks help Tigers cruiseJim Adduci swatted a single off third baseman Miguel Sano’s glove in the second inning and then poked a two-run double in a five-run third inning.
  • Tigers
  • 21 hours, 58 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' Victor Martinez shakes slump with big day

Victor Martinez shakes slump with big dayMartinez had three hits and two RBIs, including his first extra-base hit of the season.
  • Tigers
  • 21 hours, 57 minutes ago
NFL

Monday’s NFL report: Saints, Peterson close to deal

Monday’s NFL report: Saints, Peterson close to dealFormer Vikings running back negotiating one-year, $3 million pact for his 11th season
  • NFL
  • 4 hours, 17 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' first pick: Last 20 players drafted No. 21

Lions’ first pick: Last 20 players drafted No. 21Lions' first pick: Last 20 players drafted No. 21
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  • 2 days ago
Wolverines

Michigan ‘gladiators’ bonding on Roman experience

Michigan ‘gladiators’ bonding on Roman experienceMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh briefly sat on a bench in the Borghese Gardens, the Wolverines’ first stop upon arrival here Sunday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Wolverines

Sights, sounds from Michigan's first day in Italy

Sights, sounds from Michigan’s first day in ItalyMichigan’s football team arrived in Italy on Sunday for Day 1 of their Roman trip, which will include sightseeing, cultural experiences, and three football practices.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Lions

2017 Detroit Lions NFL draft preview

2017 Detroit Lions NFL draft previewBon Wojnowski, John Niyo, and Justin Rogers break down the Lions' needs and possible choices in the upcoming NFL draft.
  • Lions
  • 1 week ago
Wolverines

QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson chooses UCLA over Michigan

QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson chooses UCLA over MichiganMichigan found out Sunday night it missed out on a quarterback for its 2018 recruiting class.
  • Wolverines
  • 21 hours, 44 minutes ago
Tigers

'Like a punch in the face': Tigers’ JaCoby Jones sore but OK

Like a punch in the face’: Tigers’ JaCoby Jones sore but OKOther than the swollen and stitched upper lip, JaCoby Jones looked no worse for wear Sunday for a guy who got hit in the mouth by an 89-mph fastball on Saturday.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Spartans

Ex-MSU football player Auston Robertson in custody

Ex-MSU football player Auston Robertson in custodyRobertson is accused of assaulting a women in her apartment in an incident on April 9.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Lions

Lions' offensive line in good shape ahead of NFL draft

Lions’ offensive line in good shape ahead of NFL draftThe Lions would be perfectly fine heading into the season with the current group of offensive linemen.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Wolverines

Postcard from Rome: Getting in line worth the wait

Postcard from Rome: Getting in line worth the waitAngelique Chengelis shares a snapshot experience during her trip to Rome with the Michigan football team.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Spartans

MSU wins Big Ten women’s golf title; UM has medalist

MSU wins Big Ten women’s golf title; UM has medalistIt’s the fourth Big Ten title for the Spartans since 2011 and the sixth under coach Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll.
  • Spartans
  • 22 hours, 15 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan earns share of Big Ten women’s tennis title

Michigan earns share of Big Ten women’s tennis titleMichigan (19-4) finished 11-0 in the league and earned the No. 2 seed for next week’s Big Ten tournament at Illinois.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Motorsports

Newgarden wins for Penske in Alabama

Newgarden wins for Penske in AlabamaJosef Newgarden put himself in position to battle teammate Will Power to the end. He didn’t need to.
  • Motorsports
  • 21 hours, 11 minutes ago
Motorsports

Rain washes out Bristol race until Monday

Rain washes out Bristol race until MondayThe race was pushed until 1 p.m. Monday. Cup points leader Kyle Larson will start on the pole next to Chase Elliott.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Golf

Sunday’s roundup: Chappell edges Koepka by 1 at Texas

Sunday’s roundup: Chappell edges Koepka by 1 at TexasKevin Chappell made an 8-foot putt on the final hole to win the Valero Texas Open by one stroke on Sunday.
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Sports

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

Tuesday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 2 hours, 16 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers claw way to victory over Twins, end skid

Tigers claw way to victory over Twins, end skidDetroit prevails 5-4 in a game highlighted by bench-emptying incident in bottom of the fifth that led to player ejections.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Big Ten

Big Ten spring football: Different challenges for UM, MSU

Big Ten spring football: Different challenges for UM, MSUSome intriguing story lines have unfolded as teams call it a wrap on spring camp.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Pistons, Wings stuck in neutral

Wojo: Pistons, Wings stuck in neutralThe mindset at the top has to shift in order for either of these two outfits to see the postseason again.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Motorsports

Saturday's roundup: Michigan's Jones makes it two straight at Bristol

Saturday’s roundup: Michigan’s Jones makes it two straight at BristolThe Michigan native also won at Texas Motor Speedway on April 8, and he was the defending race winner at Bristol from last year.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Tigers

Miguel Cabrera to miss at least 8 games with groin strain

Miguel Cabrera to miss at least 8 games with groin strain“He’s definitely not going to play today,” manager Brad Ausmus said. “He won’t play (in this series) at all.”
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Jones takes pitch to face, Boyd denies retaliating

Tigers’ Jones takes pitch to face, Boyd denies retaliatingEarlier in the game, Tigers’ JaCoby Jones was struck in the face (mouth) by a fastball by Twins reliever Justin Haley.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
High Schools

Saturday's prep roundup: Young arms aid Detroit Western in diamond sweep
Freshman Enrique Gutierrez pitches a complete game in team's first win over L'Anse Creuse while sophomore Brendan Ray powers them in nightcap.

Saturday’s prep roundup: Young arms aid Detroit Western in diamond sweepFreshman Enrique Gutierrez pitches a complete game in team's first win over L'Anse Creuse while sophomore Brendan Ray powers them in nightcap.
  • High Schools
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Pistons

Pistons’ lagging offense needs ‘good hard look’

Pistons’ lagging offense needs ‘good hard look’Although the Pistons improved defensively this season, their offense lagged behind, ranking 26th in scoring (101.3).
  • Pistons
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Motorsports

Johnson quells doubters with return to winner’s circle

Johnson quells doubters with return to winner’s circleSunday’s victory ended any chatter the seven-time and reigning champion might not be up for a record eighth title.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
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