BREAKING: Michigan Sports Hall of Fame announces Class of 2019

The Michigan Sports Hall of Fame has announced their Class of 2019 and to say it is an accomplished group would be a severe understatement. The list of inductees include the following: Grant Hill Vladimir Konstantinov Morris Peterson Diane Dietz Allison Schmitt Charles Woodson Dan Fife Harry Atkins Mike O’Hara Tom Wilson Congratulations to the … Read more

Jim Leyland reflects on time with Tigers; reveals when he was first sold on Justin Verlander

In 22 years of managing Major League Baseball teams, former Detroit Tigers skipper Jim Leyland certainly saw some amazing talent up close and personal. Most of that talent took some time to develop in the minor league system but every now and then, there was a no-brainer. On Friday, Leyland, along with Jalen Rose and Dennis Rodman, will … Read more

Seven (Make That Six) Inductees Join Michigan Sports Hall of Fame

UPDATE: Following numerous travel issues, Derek Jeter was unable to arrive in Detroit in time for his induction. With the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame being as flexible as they are, Jeter’s induction has simply been added to the 2016 class, alongside Mike Modano, who also could not make the trip this year. The Michigan Sports … Read more