W2W4: Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores continues quest for Little League crown in Williamsport

Representing the state of Michigan and Great Lakes Region in the Little League World Series are the kids from Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores and come Friday, they will continue their quest to be the first Little League champions from Michigan in nearly 60 years. The 72nd running of the Little League World Series kicks off Thursday … Read more

Michigan State schedules future home-and-home series with Oregon

After going head-to-head in both 2014 and ’15, both Michigan State and Oregon will do it again in 2029-30, as confirmed by both schools. The Spartans will be playing the Ducks in a new future Home-And-Home Series starting in 2029! #GoGreen #TheBestStartHere #HEAVE pic.twitter.com/NzejeaXvoI — Michigan State Football (@MSU_Football) August 13, 2018 This will mark … Read more

Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores eyes return trip to Little League World Series

The annual Little League World Series gets underway next week in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Among the teams looking to punch their ticket into the 16-team field is the Michigan representative, Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores Little League. And on Saturday, this particular Little League program will have an opportunity to make it a second straight trip to Williamsport … Read more

LOOK: Pistons release schedule for upcoming 2018-19 season

The NBA disclosed its 2018-19 schedule for all 30 teams on Friday. The Detroit Pistons will begin their new campaign on Wednesday, October 17 at home against the Brooklyn Nets. It's here! The #PistonsSchedule is live: https://t.co/FUuLRabofi pic.twitter.com/tHS6Aab52s — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) August 10, 2018 The Pistons’ 82-game slate will run all the way through … Read more

Tigers sign reliever Zach McAllister, designate Jacob Turner for assignment

The Detroit Tigers announced on Friday that they have signed reliever Zach Mcallister to a major league deal through the end of the season. In a corresponding move, they have designated pitcher Jacob Turner for assignment. The Detroit Tigers announced today that they have agreed to terms on a Major League contract with RHP Zach … Read more

Red Wings ink Dylan Larkin to multi-year extension

With training camp gradually approaching, the Detroit Red Wings took care of business in locking up one of their bright young stars, Dylan Larkin, to a multi-year extension on Friday. UPDATE: The Detroit #RedWings today re-signed center Dylan Larkin to a five-year contract. #LGRW pic.twitter.com/MgmOCykUf2 — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) August 10, 2018 The Red … Read more

Longtime Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson elected to U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame

Recently-retired Gordon “Red” Berenson, who spent 33 seasons as the head coach for the University of Michigan men’s hockey program, was one of five elected to the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Thursday as part of the Class of 2018. Congrats Coach ! Very deserving honor to a great hockey personality . Player , … Read more

Preseason bowl projections have Michigan, Michigan State missing New Year’s Six games

Both Michigan and Michigan State will have their work cut out if they want to make a run at the College Football Playoff this season, let alone a New Year’s Six bowl game. Being in the Big Ten East, arguably the toughest division in all of college football, it will be difficult just getting to … Read more

LOOK: See all the Tigers’ nicknames for the upcoming “Players’ Weekend” in MLB

For the second consecutive season, the Detroit Tigers and the rest of MLB will partake in the Players’ Weekend event, in which players will don their nicknames on the back of custom-made jerseys. The inspiration for the nicknames always varies between players, whether it be an homage to family or a reference to a favorite … Read more

ON DECK: Tigers continue search for offense as they visit Angels

The struggle for the Detroit Tigers to generate offense in 2018 has been well-documented throughout the season, especially when they are on the road. That came to fruition over the weekend against the Oakland Athletics in the Coliseum. Detroit was swept in all three games, mustered just one run combined and wasted away three very … Read more

ON DECK: Tigers begin west coast trip with series vs. red-hot Athletics

They made it interesting in the series-clinching game on Wednesday, but the Detroit Tigers managed to complete a mini two-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds this week. It marks the first time Detroit has won consecutive games since July 6-7 and it is their first home series win since Father’s Day weekend against the Minnesota … Read more