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With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks buzz

With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks buzzCloud Computing stole the Preakness, and any hope of a Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes.
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Lake Michigan Admirals help players reach hoop dreams

Lake Michigan Admirals help players reach hoop dreamsFor Chris Glisson, it all started with a phone call from his brother Marty in 2008.
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Long-shot Cloud Computing pulls off Preakness upset

Long-shot Cloud Computing pulls off Preakness upsetIt looked as if Classic Empire would go on to win, but 13-1 Cloud Computing ran him down on the outside.
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Always Dreaming has had smooth ride to Preakness

Always Dreaming has had smooth ride to PreaknessAlways Dreaming has run away from the competition in four consecutive victories this year.
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Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying tournament

Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying tournamentWimbledon qualifying starts on June 26 and Sharapova will need to win three matches to enter the main tournament.
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Preakness favorites joined in the starting gate

Preakness favorites joined in the starting gateKentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming will be in the No. 4 post while Classic Empire will start from No. 5 hole.
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Finland halts Team USA’s run at worlds

Finland halts Team USA’s run at worldsTeam USA’s impressive run at the world championships came crashing down Thursday in Germany.
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Michigan Bucks stun Indy Eleven in U.S. Open Cup

Michigan Bucks stun Indy Eleven in U.S. Open CupPDL club advances to third round of single-elimination tournament upsetting the NASL outfit, 1-0, Wednesday at Ultimate Soccer Arenas.
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Blashill finding right mix for streaking Team USA

Blashill finding right mix for streaking Team USAHeading into Thursday's quarterfinals, Team USA has won six consecutive games after losing its opener against host Germany.
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Detroit City FC to host Italy’s Venezia FC on July 18

Detroit City FC to host Italy’s Venezia FC on July 18It will be the first of consecutive nights of international friendlies in Metro Detroit.
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Olympians Meryl Davis, Charlie White join dance tour

Olympians Meryl Davis, Charlie White join dance tourIce dancing champs will co-star with Cheryl Burke of “Dancing With the Stars” in a 30-city live dance tour called “Love on the Floor.”
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Howard, Larkin help U.S. rally past Russia at worlds

Howard, Larkin help U.S. rally past Russia at worldsThe Wings' Dylan Larkin scored a goal, and Jimmy Howard made several key saves in the U.S. victory.
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Bucks face NASL’s Indy Eleven in ‘cozy’ confines

Bucks face NASL’s Indy Eleven in ‘cozy’ confinesIt’s a second-round U.S. Open Cup match Wednesday night at Ultimate Soccer Arenas in Pontiac.
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ESPN’s ‘Mike and Mike’ show is ending

ESPN’s ‘Mike and Mike’ show is endingThe popular and long-running “Mike and Mike” show on ESPN Radio, with co-hosts Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic, is coming to an end, the network announced.
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Northville teen takes road less traveled to reach hockey dreams

Northville teen takes road less traveled to reach hockey dreamsNorthville hockey star takes online school courses to concentrate on hockey in Toronto and the OHL
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Michigan poker stars: November Nine’s demise ‘overdue’

Michigan poker stars: November Nine’s demise ‘overdue’A staple of the World Series of Poker’s Main Event since 2008, the circuit announced Monday that it’s going away.
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Detroit area sees spike in semi-pro soccer

Detroit area sees spike in semi-pro soccerNo less than five minor league teams reside in the tri-county area.
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Sunday's soccer roundup: Michigan Stars draw against DCFC

Sunday’s soccer roundup: Michigan Stars draw against DCFCKyle Thompson’s equalizer in extra time enabled the Stars to earn a 2-2 tie in their new home in Berkley.
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Jimmy Howard, U.S. advance to world hockey quarterfinals

Jimmy Howard, U.S. advance to world hockey quarterfinalsRed Wings’ Jimmy Howard backstops Americans to 6-1 victory over Slovakia, making 19 saves.
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U.S. rallies to beat Latvia at hockey worlds

U.S. rallies to beat Latvia at hockey worldsDylan Larkin’s empty-netter seals 5-3 victory as Americans move to top of Group A.
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Detroit City FC smokes Milwaukee with equalizer

Detroit City FC smokes Milwaukee with equalizerMax Todd forced the draw with his late goal for Le Rouge (0-0-1).
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DCFC shifts focus, priorities for 2017 season

DCFC shifts focus, priorities for 2017 seasonDetroit City FC begins its National Premier Soccer League season Friday at Hamtramck's Keyworth Stadium with a home match against the Milwaukee Torrent.
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Chelsea tops West Brom to clinch English Premier League

Chelsea tops West Brom to clinch English Premier LeagueMichy Batshuayi’s 82nd-minute goal gave Chelsea an unassailable 10-point lead following Friday's 1-0 win.
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Wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman dies in crash

Wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman dies in crashThe wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman has died in a traffic crash in Connecticut
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Always Dreaming faces new challengers in Preakness

Always Dreaming faces new challengers in PreaknessKentucky Derby winner heads to Baltimore to prepare for the second leg of Triple Crown.
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Always Dreaming celebrates mud-caked Kentucky Derby win

Always Dreaming celebrates mud-caked Kentucky Derby winAlways Dreaming began stretching it by 2 3/4 lengths over long shot Lookin At Lee, with Battle of Midway five lengths back.
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Detroit City FC draws in home opener

Detroit City FC draws in home openerThe Rouge sees a two-goal advantage evaporate before a home crowd of 4,168 in a friendly against Dayton at Keyworth Stadium.
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U.S. bobsledder Steven Holcomb, 37, found dead

U.S. bobsledder Steven Holcomb, 37, found deadHolcomb was a three-time Olympian who piloted his four-man sled to a win at the 2010 Games, snapping a 62-year drought.
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Claressa Shields announces second bout in Detroit

Claressa Shields announces second bout in DetroitShe will headline the “Detroit Brawl” at the Masonic Temple on June 16, against Mery Rancier.
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International soccer coming to Comerica Park

International soccer coming to Comerica ParkProfessional soccer is coming to the Motor City, but it’s not the league you think.
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Nation

Soggy Kentucky Derby day doesn’t dampen party

Soggy Kentucky Derby day doesn’t dampen partySteady rain turned part of the sprawling infield into a muddy pit hours before the Derby
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Abel Tasman surges to win Kentucky Oaks

Abel Tasman surges to win Kentucky OaksThe filly rewarded Hall of Fame trainer with a surprising victory that made Bob Baffert and son Bode strike a pose.
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Sports media: Shepard’s firing leaves WDFN irrelevant

Sports media: Shepard’s firing leaves WDFN irrelevantWith Matt Shepard’s firing following his morning show Monday, that station now offers zero shows produced in the area.
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Napravnik in the saddle working alongside husband

Napravnik in the saddle working alongside husbandNapravnik was one of the top jockeys in North America before retiring. Now she’s an assistant trainer and exercise rider
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Classic Empire is early favorite for Kentucky Derby

Classic Empire is early favorite for Kentucky DerbyThe bay colt was given 4-1 odds, with just four of the 20 horses listed at single digits in a wide-open race.
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Commissioners convene to talk changing world of sports

Commissioners convene to talk changing world of sportsThe NHL’s Gary Bettman, NBA’s Adam Silver, MLB’s Rob Manfred and Major League Soccer's Don Garber were all on a panel about addressing the ever-changing landscape of each of their respective sports.
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Derby notebook: One-eyed longshot creates quite a stir

Derby notebook: One-eyed longshot creates quite a stirNo one knows how Patch lost his peeper, but would be the first one-eyed horse to win Kentucky Derby
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Ilitch on International Champions Cup, MLS

Ilitch on International Champions Cup, MLSChris Ilitch, President and CEO of Ilitch Holdings spoke briefly after Wednesday's news conference at Comerica Park.
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Alex Zecca on soccer in Detroit

Alex Zecca on soccer in DetroitAlex Zecca, who runs the youth development program for AS Roma, spoke after Wednesday's news conference about the growth of soccer in Detroit.
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Matt Shepard fired from WDFN radio show

Matt Shepard fired from WDFN radio showShepard, who has hosted a morning show on 1130 AM since 2001, got the ax Monday following his final show.
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Wide open field in 143rd run for the roses

Wide open field in 143rd run for the rosesTop trainer doesn’t have horse in Kentucky Derby; Big odds likely for the favorite
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Community rallies around player with spinal cord injury

Community rallies around player with spinal cord injuryMacomb Dakota junior Anthony Mastronardi is unable to walk after going head-first into the boards in a game Dec. 3.
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Comerica Park appears set to host international soccer

Comerica Park appears set to host international soccerAn International Champions Cup match between AS Roma and Paris-Saint-Germain appears headed for Comerica Park in July.
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Joshua rallies, knocks out Klitschko in 11th round

Joshua rallies, knocks out Klitschko in 11th roundJoshua unleashed a brutal uppercut that spun Klitschko around, leading to a win that set off British celebrations in Wembley Stadium
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Detroit City FC unveils new Adidas home and away kits

Detroit City FC unveils new Adidas home and away kitsThe semi-professional soccer team parts ways with Nike after five seasons.
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