Phil Martelli praises growth of Michigan head coach Juwan Howard

The Michigan Wolverines are flying high right now off the heels of a thrilling weekend victory over the rival Ohio State Buckeyes on the hardwood by a 92-87 final score. Assistant coach Phil Martelli joined ESPN analyst Dan Dakich on his show to discuss not only the recent win, but the growth of the lineup … Read more

Why the Red Wings should bring back Tomas Tatar

The Detroit Red Wings need goal scoring. A former player of theirs is rather good at depositing the puck behind opposition goaltenders. And he just so happens to be a pending free-agent. Let’s talk about a Tomas Tatar reunion in the Motor City. Originally drafted 60th overall by the Red Wings in 2009, Tatar would … Read more

Steve Yzerman explains how he judges progress of rebuilding Red Wings

It hasn’t been the most pleasant of seasons for the rebuilding Detroit Red Wings. Following a modest 2-2 start to the 2020-21 campaign, they’ve won just three additional games and currently sit at 5-12-3. Among their problems is a maddeningly inefficient powerplay and difficulty scoring goals. However, their win-loss record isn’t how GM Steve Yzerman … Read more

Steve Yzerman gives update on injured 1st round pick Lucas Raymond

While things on the ice may not look very pleasant at the time being for the Detroit Red Wings, fans can rest their hat on the knowledge that their team is projected to enjoy a bright future. However, one major part of the future suffered a setback that will keep him sidelined. Thankfully, not for … Read more

A.J. Hinch says Spencer Torkelson will play exclusively 3B in Spring

The Detroit Tigers selected phenom Spencer Torkelson with the 1st overall pick in last year’s MLB Draft, and selected him with as a third baseman. Of course, Torkelson had previously played first base. But it looks as though his new position is set. In fact, manager A.J. Hinch confirmed as much: Also: A.J. Hinch said … Read more

Sidney Crosby shares personal story about Steve Yzerman

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby may not draw the most pleasant of memories from fans of the Detroit Red Wings. After all, he and his teammates became public enemies after their stunning defeat of Detroit in Game 7 of the 2009 Stanley Cup Final at Joe Louis Arena. However, despite the on-ice rivalry (that’s certainly … Read more

Juwan Howard commends Michigan’s poise and intensity after win over OSU

The Michigan Wolverines earned a thrilling win over their rival Ohio State Buckeyes on the hardwood this afternoon, outscoring them 13-5 late in the 4th quarter and earning a 92-87 decision. The Wolverines have officially matched their best start to a season since 1977, currently sitting at 16-1 overall and 11-1 in Big Ten play. … Read more

Fans and media flood Twitter following Michigan’s big win over Ohio State

The Michigan Wolverines earned a thrilling win over their rival Ohio State Buckeyes on the hardwood this afternoon, outscoring them 13-5 late in the 4th quarter and earning a 92-87 decision. The Wolverines have officially matched their best start to a season since 1977, currently sitting at 16-1 overall and 11-1 in Big Ten play. … Read more

Frans Nielsen put on waivers by the Detroit Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman has made the decision to waive another veteran. Less than a week after waiving defenseman Danny DeKeyser, they’ve placed forward Frans Nielsen on the waiver wire: Frans Nielsen (Detroit) on waivers today — Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) February 21, 2021 In 18 games this season, Nielsen has registered only … Read more

AJ Hinch reinforces Jake Rogers top priority with Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers have reported to Lakeland, FL for Spring Training, and the regular season is just around the corner. As new team skipper A.J. Hinch sorts through the particulars of building his roster, one position of note for fans to watch is that of catcher. The team is still searching for their full-time solution … Read more

Former Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock lands college gig

Former Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock is reportedly about to land a new coaching gig. Per TSN analyst Darren Dreger, Babcock will be named the head coach of the University of Saskatchewan Huskies next week: Here’s a wild one. Sources say Mike Babcock will be announced head coach of the University of Saskatchewan … Read more

Long-time Red Wings team masseur Sergei Tchekmarev passes away

The Detroit Red Wings family experienced a loss. pic.twitter.com/6lC7jir9ok — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) February 20, 2021 Long-time team masseur Sergei Tchekmarev has passed away at the age of 65, as announced by an emotional Jeff Blashill following tonight’s game. He and the team learned of the news immediately following their tilt against Florida at … Read more

RHP Julio Theheran signs minor-league deal with Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila has remained busy, adding yet another arm for competition in Spring Training. They’ve signed RHP Julio Teheran to a minor league deal: Julio Teheran signs with the #Tigers, source confirms @JonHeyman report. It’s a minor league deal with an @mlb camp invite. @MLBNetwork — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) February 20, … Read more

Aaron Downey punishes Ian Laperrière for injuring Nicklas Lidstrom [VIDEO]

Former Colorado Avalanche forward Ian Laperrière found out the hard way what happens when you injure the legendary Nicklas Lidstrom. We’ll set the scene for you. It’s February 18, 2008 at Pepsi Center with the Detroit Red Wings in town. During the first period, Lidstrom was corralling the puck along the boards when he was … Read more

A.J. Hinch has full confidence in Tigers RHP Casey Mize

If you can believe it, baseball is right around the corner. Detroit Tigers pitchers and catchers have reported to Lakeland, FL and the first full-squad workout will be held next week. And if the early report from new manager A.J. Hinch regarding team pitching is any indication, Tigers fans should feel fortunate. After stating that … Read more