Dennis Rodman battles Bill Laimbeer in first return to Detroit [Video]

For seven seasons, Bill Laimbeer and Dennis Rodman were partners in crime with the ‘Bad Boys’ Detroit Pistons. But as you are about to see, once Rodman left town for the San Antonio Spurs, Laimbeer viewed his former teammate as the enemy. Take a look as Laimbeer continuously pesters the easily agitated Rodman, which eventually … Read more

Brendan Shanahan holds his own against Bob Probert in heavyweight battle [Video]

Let’s take a walk down memory lane to December 12, 1996. On that day, the Detroit Red Wings took the ice against the hated Chicago Blackhawks and before all was said and done, it was former Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert who mixed it up against his old team. Watch as Red Wings’ forward Brendan … Read more

Top 10 Fights from the Red Wings vs. Avalanche Epic 1997 Bloodbath [Videos]

As I was browsing Twitter a while back I came across a piece in the Detroit Free Press titled, “March 26, 1997: All 9 fights between the Avalanche and Red Wings.” Even though I am not the biggest hockey fan in the world, I am most definitely a fan of a good hockey fight, especially … Read more

Spring Training tradition includes Ernie Harwell reciting ‘Voice of the Turtle’ [Video]

Today marks the Detroit Tigers‘ Spring Training opener for the 2022 season. This, of course, means that it is time for the late, great Ernie Harwell to give us his rendition of “Voice of the Turtle.” For, lo, the winter is past, The rain is over and gone The flowers appear on the Earth The … Read more

Detroit Pistons vs. Chicago Bulls: Which team had the best pregame introduction?

Originally published on April 20, 2020 On Sunday night, ESPN premiered the first two episodes of “The Last Dance,” featuring Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls. While the documentary was airing, a question arose on social media that fired quite a few people up. That question is, which team had the better pregame introduction, the … Read more

The single greatest throw of Matthew Stafford’s career [Video]

There is no question about it that Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has had some absolutely brilliant throws throughout his NFL career. That being said, there is one throw that stands out above the rest as Stafford’s single greatest throw ever. That throw came in 2019 against the Kansas City Chiefs when Stafford threaded the … Read more

Bob Probert’s first career NHL fight is exactly what you would expect [Video]

If you are a fan of the Detroit Red Wings, there is no question that you loved Bob Probert while he wore the Winged Wheel on his hockey sweater. Probert was one of the greatest fighters in NHL history and it all started on November 11th, 1985 when he squared off against fellow rookie, Craig … Read more

1989-90 Detroit Red Wings ‘Forgotten Years’ music video includes Bob Probert [Video]

While going down a recent YouTube rabbit hole, I came across an “interesting” Detroit Red Wings video that you may or may not have seen before. The video, as you are about to see, is titled “1989/90 Detroit Red Wings ‘Forgotten Years’ music video,” and it features the song, “Forgotten Years” by Midnight Oil. Enjoy! … Read more