Game Preview: Detroit Red Wings vs. St. Louis Blues

Embed from Getty Images The St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins back in June to take home their first Stanley Cup, but you wouldn’t have guessed that on Saturday. Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask stopped 26 shots from the Blues to shut them out 3-0 in their first matchup since the championship series earlier this year. The Blues will … Read more

What the Minnesota Vikings are saying in advance of their Week 7 matchup vs. the Detroit Lions

Embed from Getty Images If you’re a Detroit Lions fan, Week 6 is hard to put behind you. The Lions’ devastating loss to the Green Bay Packers is proof that while a football team can be doing everything right, it’s someone else who does something wrong that screws them in the end. However, we’re moving … Read more

Lions prepare for Packers’ new offense

Sep 25, 2016; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers linebacker Julius Peppers (56) rushes around Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford (75) during the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 34-27. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Embed from Getty Images Firing head coach Mike McCarthy last season and replacing him with 39-year-old Matt LaFleur seems to be the Green Bay Packers’ weapon for success this season. That could be due in part to the fact that LaFleur is an understudy to coaches like Kyle Shanahan and Sean McVay, two of the game’s sharpest minds when it comes to offense. Kyle … Read more

5 Bold Predictions for the 2019-2020 Detroit Red Wings

Embed from Getty Images Hockey season has begun, and the Detroit Red Wings play their first regular season game for 2019-2020 on October 5th, opening on the road against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. Their new general manager, Steve Yzerman is focused on developing his young team with an eye on returning to playoff competition once again. … Read more

What does a bye week mean for the Detroit Lions?

Embed from Getty Images The Detroit Lions sit in third place in the NFC North as they head into a bye week in week five. Lions coach Matt Patricia told the Detroit Free Press on October 1st that the bye week is a good time for the Lions to go back and really examine the games they’ve played. Patricia … Read more

Turnovers tied to Detroit’s winning ways

After the Detroit Lions ranked second worst last season with 14 takeaways, Head Coach Matt Patricia knew that “ball awareness” needed to be emphasized to his players during the offseason. Embed from Getty Images The Lions’ ranking in takeaways also forced General Manager Bob Quinn to recruit more playmakers. Their judgments were accurate, and now … Read more

Chargers’ vulnerability an advantage for the Lions

The match-up between the Detroit Lions and the Los Angeles Chargers might be more even than you think. The Chargers were one of the NFL’s best teams in 2018, with a 12-4 record behind only Patrick Mahomes’ record wrecking Chiefs in the AFC West. Their offseason was quiet and undistinguished, as they added no big … Read more

Michigan State listed as a healthy favorite vs. Arizona State

Embed from Getty Images The betting lines have been drawn, and the point spread has been determined. According to the Westgate SuperBook, Michigan State is a 13 point favorite over Arizona State this Saturday. That’s after the Spartans were first listed as a 10.5-point favorite in many sportsbooks just days ago. The stakes will be … Read more