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U.S. women’s hockey might sit out tourney in Plymouth

U.S. women’s hockey might sit out tourney in PlymouthThe team announced it will not participate in the world championships to be played in Plymouth over wages.
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'It was about respect': Claressa Shields wins on fourth-round TKO

It was about respect’: Claressa Shields wins on fourth-round TKOThe Flint native’s TKO earned her the vacant North American Boxing Federation middleweight belt.
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Claressa Shields brings ‘big-time boxing’ back to Detroit

Claressa Shields brings ‘big-time boxing’ back to DetroitTwo-time Olympic gold medalist goes into second professional fight with top billing
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Entertainment

WWE toasts 30 years of body slams at Joe Louis Arena

WWE toasts 30 years of body slams at Joe Louis ArenaFor the final time, ‘Monday Night Raw’ comes to Joe Louis Arena, the home of many WWE highlights over the years
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Claressa Shields defeats Szilvia Szabados

Claressa Shields defeats Szilvia SzabadosClaressa Shields defeats Szilvia Szabados
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Entertainment

Top 10 WWE moments at Joe Louis Arena

Top 10 WWE moments at Joe Louis ArenaFor the final time, ‘Monday Night Raw’ comes back to Joe Louis Arena, the place that spawned so many highlight reels
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Flint’s Claressa Shields forecasts KO for Showtime bout

Flint’s Claressa Shields forecasts KO for Showtime boutAt the final news conference Wednesday Shields had a very clear message to her more established professional opponent.
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Meijer gives PAL $750K to sponsor Tiger Stadium field

Meijer gives PAL $750K to sponsor Tiger Stadium fieldOne Michigan institution is about to lend its name to another.
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Woodley, Gardner headline charity basketball game at JLA

Woodley, Gardner headline charity basketball game at JLAThe former Michigan stars will participate in a wheelchair basketball game at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday.
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Shields wants legacy for women's boxing

Shields wants legacy for women’s boxingShields, 21, will become the first woman to headline a professional card on Showtime when she faces Szilvia Szabados.
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Tom Gores, Arn Tellem optimistic about Detroit MLS bid

Tom Gores, Arn Tellem optimistic about Detroit MLS bidGores was honored Tuesday by Crain’s Detroit Business as its 2016 Newsmaker of the Year
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Leyland, Rodman, Rose headline Michigan hall finalists

Leyland, Rodman, Rose headline Michigan hall finalistsThe Michigan Sports Hall of Fame unveiled 30 finalists for its 2017 class Friday.
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Olympics

Meryl Davis, Charlie White to sit out 2018 Olympics

Meryl Davis, Charlie White to sit out 2018 OlympicsThe pair said they are leaving future decisions on competing open
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Video: George 'Animal' Steele recalls life in Detroit

Video: George ‘Animal’ Steele recalls life in DetroitWrestling legend George "The Animal" Steele recorded a riveting one-hour video about his wild and crazy life, which began and was shaped in Metro Detroit.
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Olympic boxers go for riches with bid for gold in past

Olympic boxers go for riches with bid for gold in pastThe Olympic boxing graduate class of 2016 is taking shape, and boxing promoters are hoping to warm up to them.
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Tigers

Kate Upton three-peats as SI’s swimsuit queen

Kate Upton three-peats as SI’s swimsuit queenKate Upton is once again gracing the cover of the annual issue, becoming only the fourth woman to do so three times
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Spartans

MSU’s head gymnastics coach resigns amid scandal

MSU’s head gymnastics coach retires amid scandalKathie Klages’ resignation comes amid a lawsuit accusing her of downplaying complaints against Dr. Larry Nassar
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Lance Armstrong loses bid to halt $100M lawsuit

Lance Armstrong loses bid to halt $100M lawsuitA federal judge on Monday refused to block the government’s lawsuit against Lance Armstrong, putting the former cyclist on course for trial in a 2010 case stemming from his PEDs use.
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American skater Gracie Gold training in Canton

American skater Gracie Gold training in CantonThe two-time U.S. champion is now training under Michigan coaches Marina Zoueva and Oleg Epstein
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Detroit City FC announces 2017 schedule

Detroit City FC announces 2017 scheduleSemi-pro soccer team will play 11 matches at Keyworth Stadium in Hamtramck.
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Jerry Sandusky’s son charged with child sex abuse
One of Jerry Sandusky’s adult sons faces multiple charges of sexual offenses involving children, more than five years after the former Penn State assistant coach was himself first arrested.

Jerry Sandusky’s son charged with child sex abuseOne of Jerry Sandusky’s adult sons faces multiple charges of sexual offenses involving children, more than five years after the former Penn State assistant coach was himself first arrested.
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Business

Gilbert/Gores formally bid for Detroit MLS team

Gilbert/Gores formally bid for Detroit MLS teamFirst formal step at getting a Major League Soccer expansion team in Detroit taken
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Business

Detroit group says it will meet MLS deadline

Detroit group says it will meet deadline for MLS teamSpokesman for Pistons owner Tom Gores says bid will be submitted for Major League Soccer team by Tuesday
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Sports

Federer tops Nadal for 18th Grand Slam title

Federer tops Nadal for 18th Grand Slam titleRoger Federer won his 18th Grand Slam title and put some extra distance on the all-time list between himself and Rafael Nadal, the man he beat in a vintage five-set final at the Australian Open final.
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Serena Williams claims record 23rd Grand Slam title

Serena Williams claims record 23rd Grand Slam titleSerena Williams won her record 23rd Grand Slam singles title, and her sister was right there on court to give her a congratulatory hug.
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Detroit

Gilbert, Gores have until Feb. 10 for stadium plan

Gilbert, Gores have until Feb. 10 for soccer stadium planThe men have said they want to build a $1 billion stadium at halted Wayne County Jail site, owned by the county
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Nadal prevails, will meet Federer in Australian Open final

Nadal prevails, will meet Federer in Australian Open finalRafael Nadal fended off Grigor Dimitrov in five long sets to set up a vintage title match against Roger Federer at the Australian Open, where every singles finalist is in their 30s.
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Ann Arbor’s Maia, Alex Shibutani claim U.S. gold

Ann Arbor’s Maia, Alex Shibutani claim U.S. goldAnn Arbor’s Maia and Alex Shibutani did nothing to dispute their claim as America’s best hope for an ice dance gold medal at the world championships in March or the Winter Olympics in South Korea.
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Former Detroit City keeper signs with Red Bulls
Detroit City FC alum Evan Louro, a goalkeeper, has signed with the New York Red Bulls of MLS.

Former Detroit City keeper signs with Red BullsDetroit City FC alum Evan Louro, a goalkeeper, has signed with the New York Red Bulls of MLS.
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Serena Williams reaches fourth round

Serena Williams reaches fourth roundSerena Williams is still on track in her bid to win a record 23rd Grand Slam title.
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College

Bucks' product Cicerone goes to Timbers in MLS draft

Michigan Bucks’ product Russell Cicerone goes to Timbers in MLS draftThe son of Marian girls basketball coach Mary Cicerone is taken No. 76 overall in professional soccer league draft.
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Sports

Raonic continues streak, reaches 3rd round in Australia

Raonic continues streak, reaches 3rd round in AustraliaThird-seeded Milos Raonic ended one streak and continued another with a 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (4) victory.
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Son of NHL's first woman goalie has all angles covered

Son of NHL’s first woman goalie Dylan St. Cyr has all angles coveredGoalie Dylan St. Cyr of Plymouth-based National Team Development Program's U-18 team is stepping outside mother Manon Rheaume's shadow.
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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
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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos

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Boxers Claressa Shields and Szilvia Szabados pre-fight press conference

Boxers Claressa Shields and Szilvia Szabados pre-fight press conferenceTwo time Olympic gold medal boxer Claressa Shields press conference before her first professional fight against pro boxer Szilvia Szabados at MGM Grand Casino in Detroit.
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High Schools

Individual wrestling state championships, day 2

Individual wrestling state championships, day 2Individual wrestling state championships, day 2
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Pistons

Pistons 120, Trail Blazers 113, OT

Pistons 120, Trail Blazers 113, OTPistons 120, Trail Blazers 113, OT
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Claressa Shields discusses her upcoming bout

Claressa Shields discusses her upcoming boutShields discusses her bout March 10 at MGM in Detroit
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High Schools

Novi 51, Plymouth 29

Novi 51, Plymouth 29Novi 51, Plymouth 29
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Richard Hamilton jersey retiring ceremony

Richard Hamilton jersey retiring ceremonyRichard Hamilton talks about his experience as a Piston and the honor to have his jersey number retired.
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Tigers

Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (updated with Matt Wieters)

Tony Paul’s top 50 MLB free agents (updated with Matt Wieters)Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (updated with Matt Wieters)
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Spartans

Dakich responds to Izzo: 'Unreal respect' for MSU, Izzo

Dakich responds to Izzo: ‘Unreal respect’ for MSU, IzzoMSU coach demands apology from Dan Dakich — whose son Andrew plays for Michigan — after he calls Sparty whiners.
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Wolverines

NFL Combine to boast 14 former Michigan players

NFL Combine to boast 14 former Michigan playersMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh last October predicted the Wolverines would have multiple players heading to the league.
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Detroit City FC plans to upgrade Keyworth Stadium

Detroit City FC plans to upgrade Keyworth StadiumThe north end of the grandstands will include bleacher seating, while the south end will be standing room.
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