MISSING PERSON ALERT: Please help locate Danny Pfeffer

Note from DSN Managing Editor, Don Drysdale: It is not typical for me to post things that do not relate to sports, but since...

REPORT: Pistons to target guard C.J. Miles in free agency

One of the Detroit Pistons main focuses of the off-season will be to add more shooting. The team finished 28th out of 30 teams...

WATCH: The Taiwanese Animators are back with their 2017 NBA Finals preview

The Taiwanese Animators are back in glorious fashion to take on the NBA Finals rematch between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. The video features Stephen...

5 Detroit Tigers who deserve All-Star consideration

Originally published 5/31/17 The Detroit Tigers (24-28) are not off to a good start so far during the 2017 campaign. They are currently in fourth...

Jim Leyland headlines loaded 2017 class for Michigan Sports Hall of Fame

Meet the 2017 class for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame. The enshrinement ceremony will take place on September 15 from 7-9 p.m. ET...

DSN NBA Finals predictions

It's finally here. After sitting through two months of what most people called unbearable playoffs, we finally get the match-up we've been waiting for...

Verlander’s strong performance spoiled as Royals blank the Tigers, 1-0

Detroit Tigers (24-28) vs. Kansas City Royals  (22-29) First Pitch: 8:15 PM EST Stadium: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, MO Weather:  75°F • Mostly Sunny •...

Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges early Monday morning

A report out of Jupiter, Florida early Monday morning is that Tiger Woods was arrested and charged on suspicion of driving under the influence. https://twitter.com/SInow/status/869226648700424194 That's...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Tigers offense goes quiet in Houston, losing series opener 1-0

Detroit Tigers (21-22) vs. Houston Astros (30-15)   First Pitch: 8:10 EST Stadium: Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas Weather: 76° • isolated thunderstorms • 30% PoP Media: MLBN / Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1...

The best internet reactions to Cleveland’s 44 point beatdown of the Boston Celtics

The internet can be a very creative and sometimes utterly hilarious place. Sports, in particular, has brought pages like NFL Memes, NBA Memes, and...

Tigers drop series opener as Rangers make it ten in a row

Texas Rangers (23-20) vs. Detroit Tigers  (20-20) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Stadium: Comerica Park, Detroit, MI Weather:  58°F • Partly Cloudy • 20% PoP Media: Fox Sports Detroit...

DSN Exclusive Interview: 97.1 The Ticket’s Dan Leach

The sports airwaves in Detroit are dominated by 97.1 The Ticket, the leading sports station in the area. With opinionated and engaging show hosts...

SERIES PREVIEW: Tigers finish up road trip with four-game set against Angels

DETROIT TIGERS (16-16) vs. LOS ANGELES ANGELS (17-19) Game 1 – Michael Fulmer (3-1, 3.77 ERA, 35 K) vs. J.C. Ramirez (3-2, 3.74 ERA, 33...

BREAKING: Wife of ESPN’s Chris Berman dies in auto accident

According to reports, Kathy Berman, the wife of ESPN's Chris Berman, died in an auto accident on Tuesday. The accident took place in Woodbury,...

Journey to the Majors: Trying out for the USPBL

I don't play baseball. At least, I haven't in many years. Aside from some short Little League stints a decade ago and a little...

Who will be Detroit’s next major sports champion?

Originally published on 5/9/17 Only 13 cities in North America have a team in all four major professional sports, 14 if you want to include...

Game Day Thread: Tigers drop third game of the series 3-2 to Cleveland

Cleveland Indians (15-12) vs. Detroit Tigers  (14-13)   Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 7:10 EST Stadium: Comerica Park, Detroit, MI Weather: 53°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Media:...

UEFA Semifinals Preview, First Leg: Four red-hot teams present exciting match-ups

The UEFA semifinal matches have been set! The first leg of matches will start May 2 as Real Madrid takes on Atlético Madrid at Estadio...

Paul McCartney’s Red Wings sticker guitar returns to Detroit this October!

Classic rock fans will be pining to get to Little Caesars Arena on October 1st when, for the third time since 2011, the Motor City...
April 2, 2017; Rancho Mirage, CA, USA; Lexi Thompson hits from the third course tee box during the final round of the ANA Inspiration golf tournament at Mission Hills CC - Dinah Shore Tournament Cou. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

USGA changes rules regarding video reviews of infractions

On Tuesday, the USGA announced rules changes that could fundamentally change the way in which rules are enforced during televised PGA and LPGA Tour events. https://twitter.com/USGA/status/856885926810746880 The...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to Retire Following 2017 Season

Hendrick Motor Sports announced Tuesday that NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. set to retire following the 2017 racing season after an 18 season career. Earnhardt Jr....

DSN Exclusive Interview: United Shore Professional Baseball League CEO Andy Appleby

The state of Michigan has always enjoyed a rich history in sports. Multiple championships over the years from the Detroit Red Wings, Pistons, and...

Terry Foster officially retires from “Valenti and Foster Show”

Afternoon drive time Detroit sports talk radio is going to sound different from now on. Terry Foster, who formed one-half of the "Valenti and Foster...
April 2, 2017; Rancho Mirage, CA, USA; Lexi Thompson hits from the third course tee box during the final round of the ANA Inspiration golf tournament at Mission Hills CC - Dinah Shore Tournament Cou. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

EDITORIAL: On Lexi Thompson, retroactive officiating, and the impact of sports

The LPGA and tour superstar Lexi Thompson got some unfortunate press recently. The details are in the video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ee8vQ2DSkY4 Thompson clearly does not replace the golf ball on...
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VIDEO: Chris Osgood fights Patrick Roy

It was 20 years ago late last month that the infamous "Fight Night at the Joe" took place between the Detroit Red Wings and...

Fox 2 News anchor and reporter Ron Savage dies suddenly at age 63

We have some very sad news to pass along on this Saturday, long-time Fox 2 News anchor and reporter Ron Savage has died at...

BREAKING NEWS: George ‘The Animal’ Steele dead at 79

According to reports, WWE Hall of Famer George "The Animal" Steele has passed away at the age of 79. https://twitter.com/WWE/status/832618195169079299 Steele, who was born in Detroit,...

Dear Mr. Ilitch: Thank you for loving Detroit

Dear Mr. Ilitch, On behalf of your fans in Michigan and around the world, I would like to thank you for being the greatest owner...

BREAKING NEWS: Red Wings & Tigers owner Mike Ilitch dies at age 87

According to multiple reports, Detroit icon Mike Ilitch passed away at a local hospital at the age of 87. Ilitch, who owns the Detroit...

LOOK: Tom Brady blesses Instagram with the funniest comment of all time

*Que ESPN 30 for 30 music* https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJRisjTCuGE What if I told you Tom Brady's greatest win wasn't on the football field, or in the wedding chapel?...

Terry Foster: ‘I Am Lucky That I Did Not Die’ « CBS Detroit

If you are anything like me, you no longer look or feel like you did when you were in high school. My waistline fluctuates...

TBT: Justin Verlander records second no-no of his career [VIDEO]

On May 7, 2011, Justin Verlander was in prime form against the Toronto Blue Jays. JV threw his second career no-hitter in the game, had...

BREAKING: Usain Bolt stripped of Beijing 2008 Gold Medal

According to reports, Usain Bolt, who most consider the greatest sprinter ever, has been stripped of his 2008 Gold Medal in the 4x100 relay after...

Erin Andrews reveals she was diagnosed with cancer back in September

Fox NFL sideline reporter Erin Andrews revealed that she was diagnosed with cervical cancer. But that didn't stop her from work. By Week 3 of...

Stan Van Gundy: “We’re not trading Reggie Jackson for Ricky Rubio”

On Friday, ESPN reported a rumor that the Detroit Pistons and the Minnesota Timberwolves were discussing a trade to send Reggie Jackson to Minnesota...

Stan Van Gundy sees no reason for the Pistons to make a trade… yet

If you count yourself among the many Detroit Pistons fans whose frustrations with this season have resulted in countless Google searches for what players are...

Monster Jam coming to Ford Field on January 28th!

If you have not had an opportunity to check out a monster truck experience in your lifetime, you will have your chance on January...

Same Ol’ Detroit Lions: How The Red Wings, Pistons and Tigers Avoided Historic Futility

Sure – the Lions aren’t the Browns, who are the most famous train wreck in the NFL, but that’s hardly a comfort to fans...

BREAKING: Per ESPN, San Diego Chargers set to announce move to Los Angeles

As if being the team that the Cleveland Browns broke a 17 game losing skid (dating back to last season) against wasn't bad enough,...

LOOK: he Dallas Cowboys want YOU to join the bandwagon!

The self-proclaimed "America's Team" wants you to know that they're hiring, and they want you on board the bandwagon. Okay, so it's just actually satire....

Dallas Stars team plane makes emergency landing due to smoke in the cockpit

A frightening situation involving the Dallas Stars' team plane was quickly averted, thanks to quick action from the pilots. https://twitter.com/NHLonNBCSports/status/818228204158812164 The Stars 737 airplane took off...

67 year old Ric Flair deadlifts 400 lbs.

The "Nature Boy" Ric Flair still has it, and in this video shows "it" isn't going away anytime soon! At 67 years old, WWE legend Ric...

Terry Foster returns to 97.1 this afternoon!

The "Valenti and Foster" show on 97.1 The Ticket will be getting its other half back today. Terry Foster makes his anticipated return to the...

Emotional Jabrill Peppers says injury ‘hurt more than the loss’, says NFL future was...

The absence of redshirt sophomore and Heisman Trophy candidate Jabrill Peppers was evident at times during Michigan's 33-32 loss in the Orange Bowl against Florida...

DSN Top Moments from 2016

There was a number of things that stood from the 2016, it was a sports year unlike any other. And it wasn't just here...

The sports world remembers NBA media icon Craig Sager

The sports world was rocked today as longtime Turner Sports NBA reporter Craig Sager died at the age of 65 after a long battle...
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Longtime NBA reporter Craig Sager has died at 65

Sadly, the NBA has lost one of its most iconic figures; Turner Sports reporter Craig Sager. https://twitter.com/Deadspin/status/809502474436562944 https://twitter.com/NBA/status/809501036469768192 Sager had been battling acute myleloid leukemia since his...

BREAKING: Sexual assualt charges against Mateen Cleaves dropped

Mateen Cleaves has some good news coming his way today. The former Michigan State University basketball star and Detroit Pistons draftee was charged with sexual assault in March...

Tiger Woods cools after red-hot start in Round 1 at Hero World Challenge

It's been 466 days since Tiger Woods has played competitive golf. In his first tournament back at the Hero World Challenge he got off to a...

Isiah Thomas hilariously trolled Michael Jordan after Indiana beat North Carolina

On Wednesday night in college basketball, No. 13 Indiana pulled off the upset of No. 3 North Carolina, defeating them 76-67 as part of...

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