Is Calvin Johnson still a mega fantasy football player?

It’s never too early to begin preparation for the upcoming fantasy football season. Calvin Johnson, who Detroit Lions fans refer to as Megatron, has consistently been an overall top 10 projected fantasy pick for the past three seasons. However, Johnson is not receiving his usual hype and many believe there are several valuable options at wide … Read more

Abdelkader & Smith in, Weiss & Marchenko out for Game 3

Forward Justin Abdelkader and defenseman Brendan Smith will both be back in the Red Wings lineup for Game 3 of their first round series against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday evening. Abdelkader confirmed he is playing tomorrow. — Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) April 20, 2015 Babcock confirms Smith is in. Marchenko is out. — Ansar Khan … Read more

The end is near: Pistons close season tonight against Knicks

What: Detroit Pistons (31-50) @ New York Knicks (17-64) When: 8:00 p.m., FSD Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City The Pistons (31-50) complete their first season of the Stan Van Gundy era tonight against the New York Knicks (17-64), winners of two straight. Another Knicks victory would clinch top lottery odds for the Minnesota Timberwolves, … Read more

Preview: Stanley Cup Playoffs quarterfinal round full analysis

The chase for the Stanley Cup is quickly approaching, and the first round of the playoffs is filled with entertaining series’ that should make for a very exciting opening round. There will be seven teams competing in this years Stanley Cup Playoffs who missed the playoffs last season, including four Canadian teams (Ottawa, Calgary, Winnipeg, and Vancouver.) The defending Stanley Cup Champions, the Los Angeles Kings will not have an opportunity to defend the cup. The Kings are the first team since the 2006 Carolina Hurricanes to win the cup and miss the playoffs the following season.

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Preview: Jerebko, Datome return to Palace with new roles and playoff hopes

What: Detroit Pistons vs. Boston Celtics When: 7:00 p.m. (ESPN, FSD) Where: The Palace of Auburn Hills What to Watch For:  While both teams remain technically alive in the playoff race, it’s the Celtics who find themselves in a more manageable position, standing a half game up on the Miami Heat for the eighth and … Read more

Pistons dominated by Hornets, fall 102-78

Coming off one of their best wins of the season, the Pistons struggled to carry the momentum they built in last nights win at home over the Eastern Conference leading, Atlanta Hawks.

The Pistons had a disastrous performance tonight, as they were dominated by the Hornets, 102-78.

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Pistons come out strong and never look back, defeat Hawks 105-95

A complete team effort helps the Pistons earn their 29th win of the season as they defeat the Eastern Conference leading Atlanta Hawks, 105-95. With the best of the Eastern Conference coming to town, the Pistons came out on fire, hitting 13 of their 20 field goal attempts in the first quarter, and shot 50% … Read more

Pistons aim for fourth win in five games tonight against Raptors

Who: Toronto Raptors (42-28) @ Detroit Pistons (26-44) Where: Palace of Auburn Hills When: 7:30 p.m on Fox Sports Detroit The Pistons have been stuck as the 12th seed in the Eastern Conference for what seems like an eternity and appear set to miss the playoffs for the sixth straight season. However, Detroit has won three … Read more

NFL to suspend TV blackout policy for upcoming season

The NFL is saying see you later and hopefully see you never to the TV blackout policy, for the upcoming season at least. If you are a fan of a team that struggles to fill the seats and is not a stronghold football market you are in luck. There will be no NFL games blocked … Read more

Preview: Pistons try to end 10-game losing streak against the Memphis Grizzlies

What: Memphis Grizzlies (47-20) vs. Detroit Pistons (23-43) When: 7:30 p.m @ Palace of Auburn Hills TV: Fox Sports Detroit The Detroit Pistons (23-43) are currently dealing with one of the most challenging stretches of the season. Losers of 10 in row, the Pistons will do all they can to end their losing streak and competitively … Read more

Looking Ahead: Here’s How the Pistons’ Second Half Breaks Down

After a 5-23 start, the Detroit Pistons have used a 16-10 turnaround to step out of the NBA All-Star break with a 21-33 record, which sits them 4th in the Central Division and 10th in the Eastern Conference. The Pistons are two games out of the 8th and final playoff spot in the East and will have … Read more