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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day’s notable photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos
  • Sports
  • 20 hours, 55 minutes ago
Motorsports

Detroit Grand Prix preview with Indy 500 pole-sitter Ed Carpenter

Detroit Grand Prix preview with Indy 500 pole-sitter Ed CarpenterJohn Niyo and Gregg Krupa preview the Detroit Grand Prix with Indy 500 pole-sitter Ed Carpenter, Will Power and Max Chilton.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Golf

Golf show: LPGA, PGA Champions events underway in Michigan

Golf show: LPGA, PGA Champions events underway in MichiganJohn Niyo and Matt Charboneau preview the LPGA and PGA Champions events, which got underway in Michigan on Thursday.
  • Golf
  • 10 hours, 21 minutes ago
Tigers

Daily recap of Tigers' minor leagues (Updated: May 23)

Daily recap of Tigers’ minor leagues (Updated: May 23)Get all the latest news, notes and game recaps from Detroit's minor-league outposts.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Pistons

'Great opportunity': Pistons hire Ed Stefanski as senior adviser

Great opportunity’: Pistons hire Ed Stefanski as senior adviserStefanski, 64, will assist in the search for a new head of the front office and head coach
  • Pistons
  • 3 hours, 52 minutes ago
Golf

Thursday’s golf: Nevada club pro tied for Senior PGA Championship lead

Thursday’s golf: Nevada club pro tied for Senior PGA Championship leadNevada club professional Stuart Smith admitted sleeping on the lead of the biggest tournament available to him might be a problem.
  • Golf
  • 3 hours, 16 minutes ago
Spartans

3-star Ohio LB Luke Fulton commits to Michigan State

3-star Ohio LB Luke Fulton commits to Michigan StateThe Michigan State football team added another linebacker to its 2019 recruiting class.
  • Spartans
  • 16 hours, 9 minutes ago
Golf

Olson continues rise, shares first-round Volvik lead

Olson continues rise, shares first-round Volvik leadOlson shot 6-under 66, a late bogey on No. 17 dropping her out of the sole first-round lead.
  • Golf
  • 3 hours, 27 minutes ago
Big Ten

MSU bounced from Big Ten tourney; Michigan loses

MSU bounced from Big Ten tourney; Michigan losesThe Spartans gave up a two-out, three-run home run in the ninth and lost on a bloop single in the 10th in Thursday's elimination game.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 hours, 45 minutes ago
NBA

Thursday’s NBA playoffs: Rockets top Warriors, one win from Finals

Thursday’s NBA playoffs: Rockets top Warriors, one win from FinalsChris Paul’s grit and veteran leadership have pushed the Golden State Warriors to the brink of elimination.
  • NBA
  • 3 hours, 50 minutes ago
Nation

Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson

Trump pardons late boxer Jack JohnsonTrump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing’s first black heavyweight champion
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 34 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' Patricia done talking about 1996 allegations

Patricia done talking about 1996 allegationsUnderstandably, the coach wasn’t interested in rehashing the topic. Instead, he filibustered, running out the clock during his news conference.
  • Lions
  • 4 hours, 9 minutes ago
Wolverines

Report: UM hoops to host South Carolina on Dec. 8

Report: UM hoops to host South Carolina on Dec. 8It appears there's a chance Michigan could play the same nonconference opponent twice this season.
  • Wolverines
  • 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
Sports

Detroit City FC to host Italy Serie B side Frosinone Calcio

Detroit City FC to host Italy’s Frosinone CalcioThe exhibition is the fourth international match on the semi-professional soccer team's schedule this season.
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  • 6 hours, 56 minutes ago
Wolverines

After tragedy, UM's Mueller looks to close career with triumph

After tragedy, UM’s Mueller looks to close career with triumphThis would've been a hectic time for Monica Mueller, and she would've loved it.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Spartans

Trieu: MSU in mix for ‘blue-collar’ OL Damon Kaylor

Trieu: MSU in mix for ‘blue-collar’ OL Damon KaylorHuntington (Ind.) North offensive tackle Damon Kaylor has had a run of scholarship offers, starting with Michigan State.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Tigers

Tigers draft watch: Nobody pushing aside Mize at No. 1

Tigers draft watch: Nobody pushing aside Mize at No. 1Auburn pitcher Casey Mize is looking unmistakably like Rob Manfred’s first man to be bear-hugged in June's MLB draft.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Sports

Get to know me: USPBL's Cody Brown

Get to know me: USPBL’s Cody BrownIn an occasional Detroit News series, area sports standouts will share “15 Things You Don’t Know About Me.”
  • Sports
  • 18 hours, 2 minutes ago
NFL

Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn’t be in US

Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn’t be in USTrump says the NFL is “doing the right thing” with a policy banning kneeling during the national anthem
  • NFL
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Golf

LPGA confident of long stay in Ann Arbor

LPGA confident of long stay in Ann ArborAs professional golf continues its resurgence in Michigan, it appears the Volvik Championship at Travis Pointe Country Club will continue to be part of that revival.
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Tigers

Michael Fulmer’s slowed-down slider gains a bit of bite

Michael Fulmer’s slowed-down slider gains a bit of biteOn Wednesday, Fulmer’s average velocity was 83.9 — more of an off-speed offering than a power pitch.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Michigan

Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

Emails show deception by Nassar, USA GymnasticsEmails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of Larry Nassar at two events
  • Michigan
  • 22 hours, 25 minutes ago
Lions

New NFL policy: Players on field must stand during anthem

New NFL policy: Players on field must stand during anthemNew policy will ban sideline demonstrations.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Lions

Five things to watch at Lions OTAs

Five things to watch in Lions OTAsThursday will be the first time this offseason the media gets a look at the current roster on the practice field.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
NHL

Wednesday’s NHL playoffs: Capitals win, will meet Golden Knights in Cup Finals

Wednesday’s NHL playoffs: Capitals win, will meet Golden Knights in Cup FinalsThe victory that sent Washington to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years.
  • NHL
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Wolverines

UM wins, MSU loses in Big Ten tourney openers

UM wins, MSU loses in Big Ten tourney openersJesse Franklin hit a winning sacrifice fly to lift third-seeded Michigan past Iowa, 2-1, in 10 innings to open the Big Ten Tournament on Wednesday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Motorsports

Graham Rahal revved for Indy 500

Graham Rahal revved for Indy 500Rahal, 29, knows he will have his work cut out, having to start from the 30th spot in the 33-car field.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Tigers

‘Savior’ at 1B, Hicks headed back to catcher when Cabrera returns

‘Savior’ at 1B, Hicks headed back to catcher when Cabrera returnsWednesday marked John Hicks’ 21st consecutive start at first base this month.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
High Schools

Wednesday's preps: Renaissance sweeps PSL track titles

Wednesday’s preps: Renaissance sweeps PSL track titlesThe Renaissance girls ran away with their second-straight city championship.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tigers

Martinez 'swinging it good,' gets two hits, RBI

Martinez ‘swinging it good,’ gets two hits, RBIAccording to FanGraphs.com, Victor Martinez's hard-hit rate is a career-best 43.8 percent. Yet, his batting average on balls in play is only .238.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
NBA

Wednesday’s NBA playoffs: Celtics beat Cavaliers, lead 3-2

Wednesday’s NBA playoffs: Celtics beat Cavaliers, lead 3-2Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points to help the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83.
  • NBA
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Motorsports

Roush, Penske headline NASCAR Hall of Fame class

Roush, Penske headline NASCAR Hall of Fame classCar owners Jack Roush and Roger Penske also were selected to the Hall of Fame.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Lions

Lions add free agent LB Trevor Bates to roster

Lions add LB Trevor Bates to rosterThe Lions signed Trevor Bates, who spent parts of last season with the Patriots and Giants practice squads.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Wolverines

Eight Michigan teams earn perfect APR scores

Eight Michigan teams earn perfect APR scoresMichigan's 27 varsity athletic teams were well above the threshold required by the NCAA, including eight teams with perfect multiyear score.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Spartans

Men's basketball among three MSU teams with perfect APR scores

Men’s basketball among three MSU teams with perfect APR scoresIt is the third straight year the men’s basketball team has achieved a perfect 1,000 score in Academic Progress Rate.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Sports

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

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

Miguel Cabrera, ex-mistress have trial set for Nov. 5-7

Miguel Cabrera, ex-mistress have trial set for Nov. 5-7During a case management conference last week, Cabrera's attorney, Benjamin Hodus, told the court that Cabrera wished to finalize the case after the season.
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Wolverines

Ex-UM star Jourdan Lewis set to run camp in Detroit on May 27

Ex-UM star Jourdan Lewis set to run camp in Detroit on May 27Now in NFL with the Cowboys, he says want to give back and “impact kids.”
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Michigan

Ex-MSU football player sues over expulsion in sex assault claim

Ex-MSU football player sues over expulsionSchool's decision based on false report that ended NFL career, Keith Mumphery says
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Wolverines

Trieu: Michigan in play for Auburn WR commit Pickens

Trieu: Michigan in play for Auburn WR commit PickensMichigan is set to receive an official visit from Hoover (Ala.) wide receiver George Pickens on June 9.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
College

'I've always been different': Romeo Weems picks DePaul over UM, MSU

I’ve always been different’: Romeo Weems picks DePaul over UM, MSUThe 6-foot-7 small forward, who is rated a four-star prospect, picks the Chicago school over Michigan and Michigan State.
  • College
  • 2 days ago
Pistons

Pistons GM Jeff Bower amid uncertainty: 'We're continuing with our normal duties'

Pistons’ Bower: Business as usual amid uncertaintyHe's still in charge until informed otherwise as the NBA team prepares for the upcoming draft.
  • Pistons
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Tigers

Jeimer Candelario feels good, ready for rehab assignment

Jeimer Candelario feels good, ready for rehab assignmentHe’s off to play for Toledo for a couple of games; could be back in Tigers’ lineup by Friday
  • Tigers
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
NFL

Thursday’s NFL: Incognito taken to hospital in fracas

Thursday’s NFL: Incognito taken to hospital in fracasPolice took Richie Incognito to a mental hospital after he allegedly threw weights and tennis balls at gym employees.
  • NFL
  • 13 hours, 29 minutes ago
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