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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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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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope beginning to spread his wings

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope or Trey Burke? Caldwell-Pope has been trying to answer to put a definitive answer to that question of late by playing like a true top-10 pick. Averaging 22.4 ppg over his last five games, he is playing as well as he ever has in his time in Detroit and is showing no signs of slowing down.

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Strong 2nd half leads Pistons over Bulls, 107-91

The Detroit Pistons defeated the Chicago Bulls 107-91 in what was a complete team effort Saturday night. After trailing 56-44 at the end of the first half, the Pistons came out on fire in the second half and never looked back. They shot 44-90 (.489%) from the field, including 11 three pointers. The Bulls were held … Read more

Lions offer contract to K Matt Prater

Lions general manager Martin Mayhew has extended a contract offer to Matt Prater. After a whirlwind of dramatics going through two kickers in a matter of a few weeks at the start of the 2014 NFL season, the Detroit Lions handed the reins to Matt Prater to be the savior of their kicking struggles. Prater … Read more