Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila confident there will be a 2020 season (VIDEO)

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila hasn’t exactly been first on the Christmas card list of fans of Motor City baseball of late, but nevertheless, he continues to push forward with the team he’s working to rebuild. Earlier in the year, he expressed his belief that the team has “taken a big step” forward under … Read more

Darren McCarty describes 1997 Stanley Cup victory (VIDEO)

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Darren McCarty will forever hold a special place in the hearts of fans everywhere – not only for his central role in the legendary rivalry with the Colorado Avalanche, but for his spectacular Stanley Cup winning goal in Game 4 of the 1997 Stanley Cup Finals. McCarty joined WXYZ’s Brad … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill discusses relationship with Steve Yzerman (VIDEO)

It’s no secret that the Detroit Red Wings just did not have a good season in 2019-20 prior to the pausing of gameplay thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite a league-worst record, head coach Jeff Blashill earned a vote of confidence from GM Steve Yzerman, who praised his efforts in the midst of a trying … Read more

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill describes “empty feeling” inside thanks to NHL pause (VIDEO)

The spread of the novel coronavirus put an immediate pause on the 2019-20 NHL Season, which would have been featuring the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs right now. Unfortunately for the Detroit Red Wings, the playoffs were out of the question early in the campaign. In fact, they had already clinched the depressing … Read more

Jeff Blashill optimistic for Red Wings draft thanks to “The Last Dance”

NHL: Detroit Red Wings at Washington Capitals

The Detroit Red Wings are hoping for the chance to be able to draft a franchise altering player this year, and head coach Jeff Blashill is optimistic regarding that potential. In an interview with WXYZ’s Brad Galli, Blashill explained that he believes that regardless of what position they ultimately draft in, they’ll end up with … Read more

Former Wolverines QB Shea Patterson shares excitement over joining Chiefs

Former University of Michigan Wolverines quarterback Shea Patterson has found himself an NFL home after not being taken in last month’s Draft, and it just so happens to be the reigning Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs. Patterson was the last remaining prospect to take part in the NFL Scouting Combine who had not agreed … Read more

Tigers GM Al Avila: Organization will be better because of moves I made

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila isn’t exactly the most popular figure in Detroit sports right now. Since taking over the GM position from Dave Dombrowski in 2015, he’s made several moves – most notably trading away top talented players such as Justin Verlander and J.D. Martinez. He’s also dealt the likes of Justin Wilson … Read more

Ken Holland – “I was planning to stay” with Red Wings

Former Detroit Red Wings and current Edmonton Oilers general manager Ken Holland is in town for the World Junior Summer Showcase at Plymouth’s USA Hockey Arena. He spoke with WXYZ-TV Channel 7’s Brad Galli about his decision to leave the Red Wings following Steve Yzerman’s return, and said that initially, the plan was to stay … Read more

Dylan Larkin doesn’t ‘lose breakfast’ during Indy Car ride

It had to be quite an experience for the youngster. Dylan Larkin, who is the honorary ‘grand marshal’ for the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix got to experience what it’s like to be inside an IndyCar that will be participating in the event. Brad Galli of Channel 7 Action News was out at the track on … Read more