Mel Kiper has Detroit Lions making monumental reach in most recent two-round 2021 NFL mock draft

On Tuesday, NFL Draft ‘guru’ Mel Kiper of ESPN released his latest two-round 2021 NFL mock draft predictions, and what he has the Detroit Lions doing, in the second round especially, would be a monumental mistake. Here are the players Kiper has going in the top 6. 1 – Trevor Lawrence (QB) 2- Zach Wilson … Read more

Grading Steve Yzerman’s decision to trade Detroit Red Wings F Anthony Mantha

On Monday, just before the 2021 NHL Trade Deadline buzzer sounded, the Detroit Red Wings traded RW Anthony Mantha to the Washington Capitals for RW Richard Panik, LW Jakub Vrana, a first-round pick in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft, and a second-round pick in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft. The Detroit #RedWings today acquired RW … Read more

Detroit Lions land absolute stud after trading down in recent 2021 NFL Mock Draft

When it comes to the 2021 NFL Draft, I have made it very clear that the best move for the Detroit Lions is to trade down to acquire more draft capital. One person who seems to agree with that thought is former Detroit Sports Nation writer Logan Lamorandier, who now writes for Sports Illustrated. In … Read more

Dylan Larkin ‘shocked’ by Steve Yzerman’s decision to trade Anthony Mantha

Quite a few people were quite surprised on Monday when news broke that Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman had traded Anthony Mantha to the Washington Capitals. But nobody was more surprised than Red Wings captain, Dylan Larkin. Following Monday night’s win over the Carolina Hurricanes, Larkin spoke to the media and he admitted he … Read more

Astros P Zack Greinke throws 51 mph eephus pitch, fools Tigers 1B Renato Núñez [Video]

Hitting a round ball with a round bat is the most difficult thing to do in sports. Period. That is especially true when MLB pitchers routinely throw the ball close to 100 mph. So, you would think that a batter would absolutely feast on a pitch that was about half of that speed, like the … Read more

Tigers rookie sensation Akil Baddoo hits 450 ft bomb vs. Astros [Video]

We have another Akil Baddoo sighting! The roookie Detroit Tigers outfielder added another chapter to the incredible story of his young MLB career by absolutely crushing a home run against the Houston Astros. The ball sailed 450 feet with an exit velocity in excess of 109 MPH: This is an absolute bomb. pic.twitter.com/HZcFNObYHz — Chris … Read more

AJ Hinch gets standing ovation in first game back in Houston [Video]

Tonight officially marks the return of former Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch to Minute Maid Park, where he went Hinch was 481-329 over five seasons along with the 2017 World Series title. The fans in attendance made their feelings known for Hinch prior to the game: A nice tribute and loud ovation for A.J. Hinch … Read more

Recapping the Detroit Red Wings NHL Trade Deadline deals

The Detroit Red Wings made a handful of moves leading up to this afternoon’s trade deadline, starting with their decision to send defenseman Patrik Nemeth to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a 4th round selection in 2022, as well as sending Jon Merrill to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for a 5th round 2021 … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman explains why he traded Anthony Mantha to Capitals

The Detroit Red Wings pulled off an absolute whale of a trade on Monday afternoon, sending talented but underachieving winger Anthony Mantha to the Washington Capitals in exchange for forwards Jakub Vrana, Richard Panik, and a 1st round (2021) and 2nd round (2022) draft selections. The move jettisons Mantha from Detroit less than a year … Read more

Detroit Red Wings will reach huge milestone with next goal

The Detroit Red Wings could reach a huge milestone on Monday night when they take on the Carolina Hurricanes. According to the Red Wings, whoever scores their first goal tonight will net the 20,000th in franchise history. Nation, who do you think will score the 20,000th goal in franchise history? Whoever scores our first goal … Read more

Bill Belichick releases statement following news that Julian Edelman is retiring

Just moments ago, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick released a statement following the news that WR Julian Edelman is retiring from the NFL. “By any measure of what constitutes an elite NFL career — wins, championships, production — Julian has all that,” Belichick said. Bill Belichick’s statement on “the ultimate competitor”, Julian Edelman. … Read more

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo releases statement regarding Aaron Henry’s decision

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-Second Round-Kansas vs Michigan State

On Monday, Michigan State forward Aaron Henry announced that he is leaving the Spartans and declaring for the 2021 NBA Draft. Just moments ago, Spartans head coach Tom Izzo released the following statement regarding Henry’s decision to move on with his career. “Aaron made great contributions to our team over the last three years, from … Read more