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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day’s notable photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos
  • Sports
  • 13 hours, 1 minute ago
Golf

British Open 2018 live scoring

British Open 2018 live scoringHere are live scores from the 2018 British Open at Carnoustie Golf Links.
  • Golf
  • 12 hours, 36 minutes ago
Golf

Registration is open for Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest

Registration is open for Detroit News / GAM Hole In One ContestThe Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest is returning to Livonia’s Whispering Willows Golf Course this year.
  • Golf
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Tigers

Daily recap of Tigers' minor leagues (Updated: July 20)

Daily recap of Tigers’ minor leagues (Updated: July 20)Get all the latest news, notes and game recaps from Detroit's minor-league outposts.
  • Tigers
  • 19 hours, 7 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers have Leonys Martin back, but for how long?

Tigers have Martin back, but for how long?Leonys Martin will likely draw some interest as the trade deadline draws nearer, just as he did last year when the Cubs picked him up.
  • Tigers
  • 18 hours, 11 minutes ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Baseball stuck in a troubling numbers game

Wojo: Baseball stuck in numbing numbers gameBaseball’s popularity is shrinking because too many players are swinging too hard and hitting too many home runs and striking out too many times.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Sports

Weekend sports on TV/radio

Weekend sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio.
  • Sports
  • 20 hours, 27 minutes ago
Michigan

Ex-MSU hoops strength coach convicted in crash

Ex-MSU hoops strength coach convicted in crashTodd Moyer faces up to 15 years in prison for reckless driving causing death
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Soccer

AFC Ann Arbor advances to NPSL Midwest Region final

Ann Arbor reaches NPSL Midwest Region finalThe Mighty Oak used a goal from Serge Gamwanya to top Cleveland SC, 1-0, Friday in a National Premier Soccer League Midwest Region semifinal at Ann Arbor Huron High.
  • Soccer
  • 17 hours, 54 minutes ago
Spartans

Mark Dantonio's top under-the-radar recruits at Michigan State

Mark Dantonio’s top under-the-radar recruits at Michigan StateHere's a capsule look at Mark Dantonio's top under-the-radar recruits while at Michigan State.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Big Ten

Ohio State slight favorite to win Big Ten in preseason writers' poll

Ohio State favored in Big Ten preseason pollMIchigan State receives two first-place votes and Michigan 1.5 in a survey of football writers.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Golf

Housemates Kisner, Johnson share British Open lead

Housemates Kisner, Johnson share British Open leadA light rain in the morning that gave way to soft sunlight in the afternoon took some of the sting out of Carnoustie.
  • Golf
  • 1 day ago
Tigers

Marlins Man to remain free agent baseball fan, for now

Marlins Man to remain free agent fan, for nowFlorida attorney Laurence Leavy, better known as Marlins Man, is holding off changing allegiances to any other baseball team.
  • Tigers
  • 18 hours, 17 minutes ago
Golf

McIlroy loses ground with tough finish at British Open

McIlroy loses ground with tough finish at British OpenThe Northern Irishman bogeyed two of his last three holes for a 1-under 70.
  • Golf
  • 16 minutes ago
Golf

Lincicome shoots 71 but misses cut at Barbasol

Lincicome shoots 71 but misses cut at BarbasolHer bid to become the second woman to make the cut for a men’s event was torpedoed by a first-round 78 on Thursday.
  • Golf
  • 49 minutes ago
NFL

Friday's NFL: Dolphins owner keeping anthem options open

Friday’s NFL: Dolphins owner keeping anthem options openA day after the Dolphins created a national stir, owner Stephen Ross suggested those who kneel during the national anthem might not face punishment from the team at all.
  • NFL
  • 13 hours, 27 minutes ago
Fiat Chrysler

Charger Hellcat births 10,000-hp Funny Car dragster

Charger Hellcat births Funny Car dragsterReaching 330 mph in less than 4 seconds, the Charger SRT Hellcat NHRA Funny Car will debut this weekend in Denver.
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Tigers

Saltalamacchia learning to be a teacher with Mud Hens

Saltalamacchia learning to be a teacher with Mud HensFormer Tigers catcher mentors catching prospect Grayson Greiner, pitchers in Toledo
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Golf

Storms suspend Lincicome’s bid to make PGA Tour cut

Storms suspend Lincicome’s bid to make PGA Tour cutThe round will resume Saturday morning with much of the field still to play.
  • Golf
  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
Red Wings

Chelios leaves Red Wings, returns to Chicago for family

Chelios leaves Red Wings, returns to ChicagoChris Chelios, who seemed an odd fit, at first, became part of the heart and soul of the Red Wings and Detoit.
  • Red Wings
  • 2 days ago
Tigers

Tigers set to start second half after catastrophic stretch

Tigers set to start second half after catastrophic stretchReality struck the rebuilding Tigers in the form of a 5-20 skid heading into the All-Star break.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Spartans

Trieu: Family connections reign for MSU targets

Trieu: Family connections reign for MSU targetsSons of former Spartans Muhsin Muhammad and Percy Snow lead the group of players on MSU's radar.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Spartans

MSU basketball gets UCLA in first round of Vegas Invitational

MSU basketball gets UCLA in first round of Vegas InvitationalThe last time Michigan State played UCLA was in the 2011 NCAA Tournament.
  • Spartans
  • 2 days ago
Lions

Ex-Michigan QB Griese part of broadcast crew for Lions' opener

Ex-Michigan QB Griese part of broadcast crew for Lions’ openerThe game is part of a doubleheader on the first Monday night of the NFL season.
  • Lions
  • 2 days ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Detroit sports landscape bereft of star power

Niyo: Detroit sports landscape bereft of star powerMarquee players in short supply in Motor City.
  • John Niyo
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Lions

Best and worst outcomes for Lions rookies this season

Best and worst outcomes for Lions rookies this seasonDetroit’s incoming first-year class isn’t likely to match New Orleans’ from a year ago, but there’s plenty of potential.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Red Wings

Red Wings’ brain drain includes prominent managers, scouts

Red Wings’ brain drain includes prominent managers, scoutsAs they seek to rebuild, the Red Wings have lost some key front office personnel and a trio of longtime scouts.
  • Red Wings
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Michigan

'Portrait of survival': Those abused by Nassar honored at ESPYs

Those abused by Nassar honored at ESPYsESPN honor presented to hundreds of sexual abuse survivors of Larry Nassar
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Wolverines

John Beilein, Michigan agree on contract extension

John Beilein, Michigan agree on contract extensionMen’s basketball coach John Beilein and the University of Michigan have reached an agreement on a contract extension that will carry through the 2022-23 season.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Casey Mize cracks Baseball America's top 100 at No. 18

Tigers’ Mize cracks Baseball America’s top 100 at No. 18 overallMize is one of four Tigers pitching prospects in Baseball America's updated top 100
  • Tigers
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Sports

Red Wings, Pistons turn to mobile tickets for 2018-19

Red Wings, Pistons turn to mobile tickets for 2018-19The teams say mobile ticketing will cut down on counterfeit tickets, as well as easing the process of transferring tickets or re-selling them.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
NBA

Jackson, Robinson, Morris sizzle in Summer League

Jackson, Robinson, Morris sizzle in Summer LeagueHere's a look back at how players with local ties fared in the Utah, Sacramento and Las Vegas tournaments.
  • NBA
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Golf

Kisner holds his own, sets pace with 66 at British Open

Kisner holds his own, sets pace with 66 at British OpenKevin Kisner finished with a 5-under 66 before some 60 players had even started the opening round, and nobody could catch him.
  • Golf
  • 2 days ago
Golf

LPGA's Lincicome digs hole with 78 in PGA Tour debut

LPGA’s Lincicome digs hole with 78 in PGA Tour debutBrittany Lincicome shot a 6-over 78 in the first round of the Barbasol Championship, leaving the LPGA Tour pro’s goal of making the cut likely out of reach.
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
NFL

Thursday's NFL: League, union working on anthem resolution

Thursday’s NFL: League, union working on anthem resolutionThe NFL and NFLPA issued a joint statement hours after it was reported that Dolphins players who protest on the field during the anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week.
  • NFL
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
NBA

Thursday's NBA: Anthony traded to Hawks, waiver likely

Thursday’s NBA: Anthony traded to Hawks, waiver likelyThe Thunder are sending Carmelo Anthony and a 2022 protected first-round pick to Atlanta in exchange for Hawks guard Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala.
  • NBA
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Wolverines

Watch: Austin Hatch's wedding video a tear-jerker

Watch: Austin Hatch’s wedding video a tear-jerkerHatch, who survived two deadly plane crashes, and Abby Cole, a former UM volleyball player, were married last month.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Spartans

MSU AD Bill Beekman gets $750,000 base salary on five-year contract

MSU AD Bill Beekman gets $750,000 base salary on five-year contractBill Beekman accepted the job as Michigan State’s permanent athletic director on Monday, and in the process, got a hefty raise.
  • Spartans
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
MLB

Orioles deal Manny Machado to Dodgers for 5 prospects

Orioles deal Manny Machado to Dodgers for 5 prospectsMachado, 26, a four-time All-Star, essentially becomes the replacement for the injured Corey Seager at shortstop.
  • MLB
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Big Ten

The Detroit News' best in Big Ten football

The Detroit News’ best in Big Ten footballMatt Charboneau breaks down the best in the Big Ten by position in football.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Lions

CMU alum Antonio Brown makes 'Madden 19' cover

CMU alum Antonio Brown makes ‘Madden 19’ coverBrown, a Steelers receiver, becomes the second player from a Michigan college to grace the cover, after Tom Brady, who's been on it twice.
  • Lions
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Tigers' trade hopes, rebuild hit some snags

Wojo: Tigers’ trade hopes, rebuild hit some snagsThis rebuild will be every bit as tedious as expected. There are no shortcuts. There are no guarantees. And there won’t be much help at the trade deadline.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Sports

WSOP roundup: Muskegon's Nic Manion celebrates with ... putt-putt?

WSOP roundup: Manion celebrates with … putt-putt?After a fourth-place showing in the World Series of Poker Main Event, Manion collected $2.85 million.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Tigers

FSD's Mario Impemba to miss two Tigers games following death of mother

Rose Impemba, Mario’s mother, dies at 89Matt Shepard will fill in Friday nad Saturday. Impemba will return Sunday.
  • Tigers
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
MLB

Brewers' Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

Brewers’ Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweetsOne by one, the Brewers filed into an auditorium at Miller Park as reliever Josh Hader offered his latest apology for years-old tweets that surfaced during the All-Star Game.
  • MLB
  • 18 hours, 33 minutes ago
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