Justin Abdelkader Deserved To Be Suspended. Now Lets Move On…

My initial reaction to Justin Abdelkader’s hit on Anaheim Ducks defenseman Toni Lydman was probably the same as yours; “AWESOME ABS! GO GET ‘EM!” and then “PSH! Typical cheap-ass Ducks, running Abs for a clean hit!” annnnnnd then “WHAT?! FOR THAT?!?!?! SHOULDER TO SHOULDER! OVER-REACTING TO BIG HITS IS RUINING THE LEAGUE!!!!!!!!!! RRRRRRAHHHHH!!!!!!!!!” At that … Read more

Round 1 Game 2: Detroit Red Wings at Anaheim Ducks

[singlepic id=51 w=484 h=100 float=center]   Matchup: Detroit Red Wings vs. Anaheim Ducks Venue: Honda Center; Anaheim, CA Time: 10:00 PM EST Television: Detroit- FS-D; National- NBC Sports Network Series- Anaheim leads 1-0   The Detroit Red Wings hoped that they would be able to carry over the momentum they gained from the final four games of the regular … Read more

Red Hot Detroit Tigers Take Down Twins, 6-1

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”48″]   WP: Verlander (3-2)        LP:  Worley (0-4) DETROIT, Michigan — Prince Fielder, Miguel Cabrera, and Alex Avila all went deep and Justin Verlander shut down the Minnesota offense for the Detroit Tigers’ 5th straight win on Tuesday night. The Comerica Park crowd of better than 31,000 saw the Tigers jump … Read more

Scherzer, Prince Lead Detroit To 4-3 Win Over Twins

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”47″]     WP: Scherzer (3-0)  LP: Pelfrey (2-3)   S: Benoit (2) DETROIT, Michigan — Max Scherzer finally settled in, and Prince Fielder hit the difference making 3-run home run in the bottom of the 6th to give the Detroit Tigers a 4-3 win in the series opener on Monday night. The Twins … Read more