Featured Image

Will Michigan State be back in 2017?

Source: Couch: 4 keys to Michigan State football’s hard climb back With Ohio State, Michigan and now with rise to power by Penn State, the Eastern Division of the Big 10 has become undoubtedly one of the toughest and competitive divisions in college football. If Michigan State wants to stay in the mix with those… Read more »

Featured Image

Terry in 2017?

Michigan State quarterback Damion Terry got his first start Saturday against Penn State and was impressive. He brings a running dimension to the position that Tyler O’Connor could not and it has been unfortunate that he was never given an opportunity to be given the keys to the offense and start a game. The unfortunate… Read more »

Featured Image

NBA makes slight change to deter Hack-a-Dre fouls

Lions, Tigers, Red Wings, Pistons, Michigan Wolverines, Michigan State Spartans, Michigan high school and college sports breaking news, photos and videos. Source: NBA makes slight change to deter Hack-a-Dre fouls   It’s a move in the right direction. I always thought of fouling a player in this manner, slows the game down and provides no… Read more »

Featured Image

Mr. Hockey

Gordie Howe, more commonly referred to as “Mr. Hockey” passed away at the age of 88. He played for the Detroit Red Wings for twenty-five seasons during a time when the National Hockey League had six teams, however, his fame extended well beyond Detroit. He is the Red Wings career leader in goals, points, games… Read more »

Featured Image

Passing Of A Legend

Today the world mourns the passing of a boxing legend, Muhammad Ali, referred to as the “Greatest”. He was born Cassius Marcellus Clay in 1942 in Louisville, KY. ┬áHe won numerous Golden Gloves titles as a youth and would eventually represent the United States in the 1960 Olympic Summer Games in Rome . He won… Read more »

Featured Image

Tigers’ Ausmus in ‘cross hairs’ following 8-3 loss

Detroit lost its sixth straight after a bullpen meltdown in the eighth ruined Justin Verlander’s best start of the year. After 30 games into the season, the Tigers find themselves 2 games under .500 and seven and a half games out of first place. I would say to Tiger fans who were optimistic going into… Read more »

Featured Image

Oscar Robertson’s season-long Triple Double

In looking at photos of great NBA stars of the past, I was amazed at some of the numbers put up by one Oscar Robertson, “the Big O”. The Triple Double is kind of an elusive stat, given that it can be made up of any three of the five primary offensive statistics in basketball…. Read more »

Featured Image

Jim Brown

There would be a very good discussion about who was the greatest running back of all time in the NFL. There would be some names mentioned in that discussion; Walter Payton, Barry Sanders, Emmitt Smith, Gale Sayers, O.J. Simpson, Eric Dickerson, just to name a few and each could be considered as the greatest. However,… Read more »

Featured Image

Book excerpt: ‘Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend’

In this excerpt from “Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend,” the Hall of Fame center fielder makes “The Catch,” one of the greatest plays in baseball history. Source: Book excerpt: ‘Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend   The term “five-tool player” is used in baseball terminology to describe a player with phenomenal skills. One who… Read more »