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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
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  • 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Wolverines

John Beilein on win at Maryland

John Beilein on win at MarylandMichigan coach talks about his team's performance in Saturday's 85-61 win in the regular-season finale.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Olympics

U.S. men upset Sweden to claim Olympic curling gold

U.S. men upset Sweden to claim Olympic goldJohn Shuster skipped the United States to a 10-7 victory on Saturday for only the second curling medal in U.S. history.
  • Olympics
  • 8 hours, 30 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' Ryan Carpenter, on roster bubble, impressive in debut

Tigers’ Ryan Carpenter, on roster bubble, impressive in debutRyan Carpenter’s chances of making the team diminished before he threw a pitch, with the signing of Francisco Liriano.
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  • 1 hour, 7 minutes ago
Tigers

'Question marks' lead Tigers to sign Francisco Liriano

Question marks’ lead Tigers to sign LirianoGeneral manager Al Avila has always left the door open to signing another veteran pitcher. He made his move Friday, signing veteran Francisco Liriano.
  • Tigers
  • 9 hours, 46 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan has plenty to play for in regular-season finale

Michigan has plenty to play for at MarylandWolverines (23-7, 12-5 Big Ten) could vault into fourth place in Big Ten standings with a win over Terps on Saturday.
  • Wolverines
  • 9 hours, 22 minutes ago
Olympics

West Bloomfield's Kyle Mack 'stoked' to win silver in snowboarding

West Bloomfield’s Kyle Mack ‘stoked’ to win silver in snowboardingHis score of 168.75 is second to Canada's Sebastien Toutant, who tallied 174.25 in the event to win gold.
  • Olympics
  • 9 hours, 50 minutes ago
Wolverines

Reports: Tim Drevno out as UM’s offensive coordinator

Reports: Tim Drevno out as UM’s offensive coordinatorThere has been much speculation about his future since Jim McElwain was added to Jim Harbaugh’s staff.
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  • 1 day ago
Sports

Weekend sports on TV/radio; complete Olympics listings
A complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio, including coverage of the Winter Games from South Korea.

Weekend sports on TV/radio; complete Olympics listingsA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio, including coverage of the Winter Games from South Korea.
  • Sports
  • 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
High Schools

State team wrestling finals: Detroit C.C. breezes to semis

State team wrestling finals: Detroit C.C. breezes to semisNationally ranked school garners eight pins en route to a 67-0 quarterfinals victory over Hudsonville on Friday.
  • High Schools
  • 9 hours, 9 minutes ago
High Schools

Friday’s prep roundup: Austin Catholic wins in tribute to AD

Friday’s prep roundup: Austin Catholic wins in tribute to ADStudents wears purple shirts in honor of athletic director Mike Miller, who was diagnosed with cancer last week.
  • High Schools
  • 9 hours, 6 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU hoops focuses on sole Big Ten title

MSU hoops focuses on sole Big Ten titleThe second-ranked Spartans head to Wisconsin on Sunday for a 1 p.m. tip-off in the regular-season finale.
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  • 1 day ago
Big Ten

‘Wasn’t healthy’: Big Ten won’t repeat condensed schedule

‘Wasn’t healthy’: Big Ten won’t repeat condensed scheduleMichigan had a span from December to January where it played eight games in 23 days, and Michigan State played five games during a 13-day span in late January.
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  • 1 day ago
Red Wings

Goalie Coreau relishes latest chance with Wings

Goalie Coreau relishes latest chance with WingsJared Coreau admits he was disappointed not making the team out of training camp.
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  • 1 day ago
Pistons

Pistons looking to put some zip into stretch run

Pistons looking to put some zip into stretch runWith 25 games left, including Friday’s tussle with Boston, energy and effort are few things the team can control
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  • 15 hours, 53 minutes ago
College

Friday’s college basketball: Ohio State keeps title hopes alive

Friday’s college basketball: Ohio State keeps title hopes aliveThe Buckeyes, who edge Hoosiers 80-75, still need the No. 2 Spartans to lose Sunday at Wisconsin
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  • 9 hours, 20 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers’ McClendon: Launch angle works, but not for all

Tigers’ McClendon: Launch angle works, but not for allDetroit Tigers hitting coach Lloyd McClendon equates teaching hitters the pros and cons of launch angle to being an airplane mechanic.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: New digs haven’t dimmed Verlander’s love for Detroit

Henning: New digs haven’t dimmed Verlander’s love for DetroitTalk with Verlander, and any notion that he and Detroit will ever be wholly separated turns to ash.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Tigers

Podcast: Should Tigers trade pitcher Michael Fulmer?

Podcast: Should Tigers trade pitcher Michael Fulmer?Bob Wojnowski and Chris McCosky weigh the pros and cons of trading Michael Fulmer on The Detroit News Tigers' podcast.
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  • 1 day ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Pistons’ playoff push becomes race against time

Niyo: Pistons’ playoff push becomes race against timeCoach Stan Van Gundy knows patience is running out with fan base.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Spartans

Trieu: Spencer Brown ‘1,000%’ committed to MSU after UM visit

Trieu: Spencer Brown ‘1,000%’ committed to MSU after UM visitThe reaffirmation comes after the Walled Lake Western offensive tackle visited Michigan on Sunday.
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  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

UM’s Charles Matthews missing his ‘swag’ during slump

UM’s Charles Matthews missing his ‘swag’ during slumpFebruary has been a confounding month for Charles Matthews.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Wolverines

UM women polish NCAA resume, upend No. 13 Maryland

UM women polish NCAA resume, upend No. 13 MarylandKatelynn Flaherty and Akienreh Johnson each finish with 17 points in a 71-65 Wolverines’ victory to close regular season
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Olympics

Woe, Canada! Men’s hockey is latest blow for nation

Woe, Canada! Men’s hockey is latest blow for nationthe men’s hockey team didn’t even make it to the final courtesy of a stunning 4-3 loss to Germany on Friday night.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Olympics

Jessie Diggins to carry U.S. flag at Olympic closing

Jessie Diggins to carry U.S. flag at Olympic closingDiggins thrust herself across the finish line to give the U.S. a dazzling gold medal in the cross-country team sprint
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Olympics

Russians get 1st gold thanks to 15-year-old Alina Zagitova

Russians get 1st gold thanks to 15-year-old Alina ZagitovaAlina Zagitova edged her friend and training partner 18-year-old Evgenia Medvedeva.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers’ Mike Fiers seeing early results from Bosio reunion

Tigers’ Mike Fiers seeing early results from Bosio reunionThe Tigers are counting on Fiers to give them 30 starts and 180-plus innings as a stabilizer in a young rotation.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers’ Wilson strong, for starters, in exhibition win

Tigers’ Wilson strong, for starters, in exhibition winAlex Wilson, transitioning from the bullpen to starter, struck out five of seven batters against Florida Southern.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Detroit

Feds: Ex-NFL player executed by drug dealers

Feds: Ex-NFL player executed by drug dealersTrio charged with execution-style slaying of former Buffalo Bills player Robert Eddins and second man in Detroit in 2016
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Pistons

Factors that will determine Pistons' playoff fate

Factors that will determine Pistons’ playoff fateDetroit (28-29) hosts Boston Friday as it embarks on the final 25 games in regular season.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
College

ESPN's Lunardi drops UM to No. 6 seed, sends MSU to Detroit

ESPN’s Lunardi drops UM to No. 6 seed, sends MSU to DetroitIn Lunardi’s bracket, Michigan could face Louisville in Round of 64.
  • College
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Tigers

‘Unbelievable:’ Female ump Pawol gets first taste of MLB with Tigers game

‘Unbelievable:’ Female ump Pawol gets first taste of MLB with Tigers gamePawol last season worked in the New York-Penn Short-Class A League. She's one of two women umpiring in pro baseball.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Red Wings

'Very, very frustrating'; Wings beaten at buzzer in OT

Very, very frustrating’; Red Wings beaten at buzzer in OTAfter Justin Abdelkader ties it late, Marco Scandella’s goal with a second left in OT wins it for the Sabres Thursday.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings’ Ouellet returns to lineup: ‘It’s been rough’

Wings’ Ouellet returns to lineup: ‘It’s been rough’For 10 of the last 11 games, Ouellet was a healthy scratch, before getting a chance to be in the lineup against Buffalo.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
High Schools

Team wrestling finals preview: Dakota aims for first title

Team wrestling finals preview: Dakota aims for first titleMacomb Dakota advanced to the state semifinals for the first time in school history last year and will try to compete in its first state championship match this time around.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
High Schools

Thursday’s prep roundup: Lakeland rallies for OT win

Thursday’s prep roundup: Lakeland rallies for OT winCass Phillips scores 18 and adds 20 rebounds in school’s 55-52 overtime victory over Waterford Kettering.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
College

WMU-CMU to share stage with UM-MSU

WMU-CMU to share stage with UM-MSUThe Mid-American Conference released its football scheduling for 2018 on Thursday.
  • College
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
NHL

Ex-Red Wing Petr Mrazek 'outstanding' in Flyers' debut

Ex-Red Wing Petr Mrazek ‘outstanding’ in Flyers’ debutGoalie, who was traded earlier this week, makes 19 saves in Philadelphia’s 2-1 victory over Columbus Thursday.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
More Sports

Detroit City FC to play Club Necaxa in July friendly

Detroit City FC to play Club Necaxa in July friendlyDetroit City FC has filled a slot on its international calendar with a marquee opponent.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
College

Thursday’s college basketball: Edwards scores 40 in Purdue win

Thursday’s college basketball: Edwards scores 40 in Purdue winHis career high sets tone in Boilermakers’ 93-86 victory over the Illini.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Wings’ Holland needs to be daring in his dealings

Wojo: Wings’ Holland needs to be daring in his dealingsGeneral manager should be willing to endure some short-term pain, even if it means parting with so-called prospects
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Lions

Kiper: Lions could bargain shop for pass rusher

Kiper: Lions could bargain shop for pass rusherESPN NFL draft analyst calls it a "bad, bad year" for defensive ends in this year's draft.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Olympics

As Olympics wrap up, still no coverage in North Korea

As Olympics wrap up, still no coverage in North KoreaThe lack of news at home is a stark contrast with how North Korea’s made-for-the-cameras delegation
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  • 7 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM's Abdur-Rahkman on his career day

UM’s Abdur-Rahkman on his career daySenior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman talks about scoring a career-high 28 points in Saturday's 85-61 win at Maryland.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 hour, 16 minutes ago
Olympics

Winter Olympics TV schedule

Winter Olympics TV scheduleHere's a look at the TV schedule for the Winter Olympics.
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  • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
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