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C-HOOP.....OU GETS ITS UPSET.....T 12/14/10 [ 12-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   OAKLAND'S KEITH BENSON (#34) TRIES TO POWER PAST TENNESSEE COUNTERPART BRIAN WILLIAMS (#13)<< @ KNOXVILLE, TN:       Oakland University took its much anticipat...
KINGS TOO QUICK FOR WINGS.....Los Angeles 5, RED WINGS 0, M 12/13/10 [ 12-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   JONATHAN WAS QUICK AND THE RED WINGS WERE DEAD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings fired from all directions, but couldn't beat LA Kings goalie Jonathan Q...
G-MEN JOLT FAVRE-LESS VIKES.....NY Giants 21, Minnesota 3, M 12/13/10 [ 12-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   THE CHANGING OF THE GUARD AS JACKSON (#7) STARTED IN PLACE OF THE INJURED FAVRE (R)<< @ FORD FIELD:       The first NFL "Monday Night Football" game in Ford Fi...
SPIRIT DOUBLES-UP PLYMOUTH.....Saginaw 4, WHALERS 2, S 12/12/10 [ 12-12-2010 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:       The Whalers got through Sunday's snowstorm up I-75 to Saginaw, but must've wished they'd stayed home.       The Spirit beat Plymouth 4-2 to end the W...
EARLY XMAS GIFT:   A RARE LION WIN.....LIONS 7, Green Bay 3, S 12/12/10 [ 12-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   WILL HELLER (blue jersey) DOVE ACROSS THE GOAL LINE FOR THE GAME'S ONLY TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:       Snow fell and Santa delivered.       It was...
IT GETS WORSE.....Toronto 120, PISTONS 116, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   EX-PISTON AMIR JOHNSON (#15) PUTS UP A SHOT AGAINST DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons continue to give new meaning to second half collapses....
OZZIE GETS #399.....RED WINGS 4, New Jersey 1, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL FRUSTRATED NEW JERSEY<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       The NHL's two winningest goalies were at opposite ends of the ice Saturday night as Chris...
WHALERS EDGE FRONTENACS.....WHALERS 4, Kingston 3, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Stefan Noesen (#14) scored with just 2:55 remaining in regulation to snap a 3-all tie and give the Whalers a 4-3 Saturday night win over the visiting Kingst...
HUNWICK CHILLS SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN 5, MICHIGAN STATE 0, Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   JON MERRILL POTTED THE GAME'S FIRST TWO GOALS<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Certified on the spot as a Guinness Book of World Records all-time ice hockey audience...
C-HOOP.....MSU & UDM WIN.....Sa 12/11/10 [ 12-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   OU's KEITH BENSON (#34) SHOOTS BETWEEN MSU DEFENDERS DELVON ROE (L) AND DERRICK NIX (Lwr R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan State couldn't shake Oakl...
ROAD WOES CONTINUE.....Minnesota 109, PISTONS 99, F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN LOVE HAD HIS WAY WITH THE PISTONS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Pistons squandered an early lead and lost at Minnesota 109-99.       Detroit...
OLD TIME HOCKEY.....RED WINGS 4, Montreal 2, F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
>caption:   HOWARD STOPPED THE HABS< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The building was buzzing from the moment the doors were opened for the Friday night sellout crowd.    &n...
PLYMOUTH HALTS THE HOUNDS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2, F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers twice came back from one goal deficits to score the game's final four tallies and beat Sault Ste. Marie 5-2 Friday night.       Plymo...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERINES STILL PERFECT AT HOME.....F 12/10/10 [ 12-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   THE UTES CLOSED IN BUT COULDN'T CONTAIN UM's DARIUS MORRIS)<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Darius Morris led the way with game-highs of 19-P & 10-A, his second consec...
C-HOOP.....WARRIORS WIN IN DOUBLE OVERTIME.....Th 12/9/10 [ 12-09-2010 ]
@ UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI:       Wayne State remained perfect in GLIAC men's basketball play (3-0), but had to go to double overtime to do so in posting an 89-87 Thursday night win...
HORNETS SWARM ON DEFENSE.....New Orleans 93, PISTONS 74, W 12/8/10 [ 12-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   BEN GORDON (#7) LED DETROIT WITH 19-P WEDNESDAY<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:       The Hornets played tough defense, refusing to let Detroit gain any sustained rhythm,...
FLAT-WINGED.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2, W 12/8/10 [ 12-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET's TOMAS HOLMSTROM IS UPENDED BY NASHVILLE'S JERRED SMITHSON (R) IN FRONT OF PREDATORS GOALIE ANDERS LINDBACK<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings gave...
C-HOOP.....OAKLAND PLAYS SMALL-BALL..... W 12/8/10 [ 12-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   OU's WILL HUDSON DUNKED ON ILLINOIS FOR TWO OF HIS 14-P<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Demetri McCamey scored a game-high 30-P to lead the #17-ranked Fighting Illini...
ORANGE CRUSH SPARTANS.....Syracuse 72, MICHIGAN STATE 58, T 12/7/10 [ 12-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   RICK JACKSON (#00) OF SYRACUSE DUNKS OVER MSU's DERRICK NIX IN THE 2ND-HALF<< @ MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC, NY:       Syracuse was in control for all but the f...
ROCKETS BLAST PAST PISTONS.....Houston 97, PISTONS 83, T 12/7/10 [ 12-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   LUIS SCOLA (L) SHOT OVER DETROIT'S BIG BEN WALLACE<< @ HOUSTON, TX:       Tracy McGrady did his best in his first return to Houston, but the Rockets beat the P...
PAYBACK WIN FOR SHARKS.....San Jose 5, RED WINGS 2, M 12/6/10 [ 12-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   GOALIE HOWARD AND HIS TEAMMATES DEFENDED LOGAN COUTURE (white jersey) ON THIS PLAY, BUT COUTURE STILL SCORED TWICE ON DETROIT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The...
C-HOOP.....M-MEN NASTY HOSTS.....M 12/6/10 [ 12-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   MICHIGAN'S DARIUS MORRIS DRIBBLES<< @ CRISLER ARENA:       Four Wolverines scored in double figures and two double-doubled in an 86-65 rout of outclassed Conco...
LITTLE PISTONS CLIP CAVS.....PISTONS 102, Cleveland 92, S 12/5/10 [ 12-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (M) SHOOTS OVER RAMON SESSIONS (#3) AND RYAN HOLLINS (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rip Hamilton scored a game-high and his season-high of 27-P...
BAD NEWS BEARS SWEEP SEASON SERIES FROM BAD TEAM LIONS.....Chicago 24, LIONS 20, S 12/5/10 [ 12-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (L) RAN AWAY FROM BEARS CB D.J. MOORE TO GIVE THE LIONS A LEAD AT HALFTIME<< @ FORD FIELD       The Lions were booed more than usual Sunday af...
KINGS STUN WINGS IN OVRTIME.....Los Angeles 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Sa 12/4/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
>>caption: KOPITAR (#11) LEAPS IN CELEBRATION AFTER GETTING THE GWG AGAINST OSGOOD (L)<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA       Anze Kopitar completed an end- to-end rush to score with 55.1...
PLYMOUTH TEDDY BEARS SLEIGH THE KNIGHTS.....WHALERS 4, London 1, Sa 12/4/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers had only four shots in the opening period, but got two goals and went on to beat the London Knights 4-1 Saturday.       Alex Aleardi...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/4/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUMMERS SHOT FROM OUTSIDE FOR A GAME-HIGH 14-P<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       Michigan State was in control in spite of a sluggish opening half, then after a momen...
HOWIE PERFECT IN DUCK HUNT.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 0, F 12/3/10 [ 12-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOWIE FOILS RYAN GETZLAF (#15) WITH ONE OF 41-SV<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:       Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard had an active night, making 41-SV in a 4-0 shutout win at...
REPLAY.....Orlando 104, PISTONS 91, F 12/3/10 [ 12-03-2010 ]
>>caption: BRANDON BASS (#30) BUCKETS OVER DET's AUSTIN DAYE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Orlando Magic handled the Pistons in comfortable fashion for the second time i...
UPSET-MINDED MIAMI WINS MAC.....Miami-OH 26, Northern Illinois 21, F 12/3/10 [ 12-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   ROBINSON GOING IN FOR MIAMI'S WINNING TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:       Miami-of-Ohio upset heavily favored Northern Illinois 26-21 Friday night in the annual Mi...
WHALERS HOLD ON TO WIN.....WHALERS 3, Owen Sound 2, F 12/3/10 [ 12-03-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers took a 2-0/1st-Per lead and held on to edge Owen Sound 3-2 Friday night.       Just 21-sec into the game Mitchell Heard (#6) put Ply...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/2/10 [ 12-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   REGGIE HAMILTON (#23) PROTECTS THE BALL AGAINST THE THUNDERBIRDS DEFENSE<< @ O'RENA:       Senior CEN Keith Benson posted his fifth double-double in the seven...
HEAT SCORCH PISTONS.....Miami 97, PISTONS 72, W 12/1/10 [ 12-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   KING JAMES HOOPS OVER DETROIT'S BIG BEN (#6)<< @ MIAMI, FL:       With a much hyped Thursday night return of LeBron James to Cleveland on the schedule, the alr...
C-HOOP.....DUKE MARK INTACT.....W 12/1/10 [ 12-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   LUCIOUS LONG-BOMBED FOR MSU, BUT NEEDED MORE HELP<< @ DURHAM, NC:       The Duke Blue Devils haven't lost a non-conference men's hoops home game in 10 years an...
WINGS SINK SHARKS.....RED WINGS 5, San Jose 3, T 11/30/10 [ 12-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   S-JOSE's DEREK JOSLIN (#65) JAMS DETROIT's DREW MILLER (R) ALONG THE BOARDS<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:       The power outage in San Jose did not extend to the Red Wi...
C-HOOP.....WOLVERIES WIN FIRST ROADIE.....MICHIGAN 69, Clemson 61, T 11/30/10 [ 11-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   TIGER JERAI GRANT HAULS ONE OF HIS GAME-HIGH 11-RB AWAY FROM UM's STU DOUGLASS (#1)<< @ CLEMSON, SC:       Michigan beat Clemson 69-61 Tuesday night as part of...
FAMILIAR FADE.....Orlando 90, PISTONS 79, T 11/30/10 [ 11-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHARLIE VILLANUEVA'S DRIVE IS CUT OFF BY ORLANDO'S DWIGHT HOWARD (#12)<< @ ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons fell apart in the late stages and lost the opener of...
WINGS GET HOME-&-HOME SWEEP OF JACKETS.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 2, S 11/28/10 [ 11-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   VALTTERI FILPPULA GOT THE GWG ON STEVE MASON AGAIN<<      @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored twice in each of the last two periods and beat th...
KNICKS SCORE DOUBLE OT KNOCKOUT.....New York 125, PISTONS 116 (2/OT), S 11/28/10 [ 11-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   STOUDEMIRE (R) WITH A BLOCK ON STUCKEY (#3) -- AT THE OTHER END STOUDEMIRE SCORED A GAME-HIGH 37-POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Tayshaun Prince and...
C-HOOP.....S 11/28/10 [ 11-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUMMERS SLAMMED TTU FOR A GAME-HIGH 21-P PERFORMANCE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       On their way between Maui and an upcoming ACC-vs-Big Ten battle at #1 ranked Duk...
PETES END PLYMOUTH STREAK.....Peterborough 4, WHALERS 1, Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Alan Quine scored the 3-goal Hat Trick (goals #7--9) to lead the visiting Peterborough Petes past the Whalers 4-1 Saturday night.     Quine scored...
C-HOOP.....Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   UM's JON HORFORD (R) GUARDS UTEP's CHRISTIAN POLK (#41)<< @ ATLANTIC CITY, NJ:       Tied 29-all at the half, Michigan faded after intermission and was beaten...
CFB-Wk-13.....SPARTANS EARN THEIR SHARE & BUCKEYES BEAT UM AGAIN.....Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   WITH A 14 DEGREE WIND CHILL IT WAS TOO COLD FOR A GATORADE SHOWER, SO THE SPARTYS DOUSED COACH MARK DANTONIO WITH CONFETTI<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:       Mich...
LAKE ORION TAKES TITLE.....Sa 11/27/10 [ 11-27-2010 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       In an all Metro Detroit Div. 1 football final, Lake Orion defeated Plymouth 21-13 Saturday.       The Dragons rolled up a 21-3 halftime score with a t...
C-HOOP.....F, 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMAN WAS HUGE FOR THE UDM TITANS<< @ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans had to go double overtime to beat Albany 84-82 Friday night as part of the Legen...
HAPPY ON HOME COURT.....PISTONS 103, Milwaukee 89, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) BUMPS MILWAUKEE'S LARRY SANDERS ON HIS WAY TO THE HOOP<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons were both Happy and gave Thanksgiving...
WHALERS WINNERS AGAIN.....WHALERS 4, London 2, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       Rakell Ricard scored twice (#8 & #9) and added an assist in a 4-2 Plymouth win at London Friday night.      The fourth straight Whalers win was also...
HOWARD STARS IN TIGHT WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Columbus 1, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   DAN CLEARY (#11) AND CHRIS CLARK OF COLUMBUS WATCH JIMMY HOWARD HOLD THE FORT<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Jimmy Howard made enough acrobatic saves until his team...
HUGE HARRISON RALLY.....FH Harrison 38, Lowell 28, F 11/26/10 [ 11-26-2010 ]
@ FORD FIELD:       Down 21-10 midway through the 3rd-Qtr the Farmington Hills Harrison Hawks scored 28 straight points on four consecutive Lowell turnovers to beat the Red Arrows 3...
PATS BEAT STUFFING OUT OF LIONS WITH SECOND HALF HELPINGS.....New England 45, LIONS 24, Th 11/26/10 [ 11-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   DEION BRANCH (#84) WAS ONE OF THREE PATS WITH TWO TOUCHDOWNS EACH<< @ FORD FIELD:       The appetizers served up by the Lions before halftime were pleasing,...
DIFFERENT TOWN, SAME STORY.....Memphis 105, PISTONS 84, W 11/24/10 [ 11-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZACH RANDOLPH PLAYS KEEPAWAY FROM DET's BIG BEN<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:       A second half fade for the second straight night gave the Pistons an 0-2 pre-Thanksgivi...
WINGS THRASHED.....Atlanta 5, RED WINGS 1, W 11/24/10 [ 11-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   ONDREJ PAVELEC MADE 32-SV INCLUDING THIS ONE ON DETROIT'S DAN CLEARY<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       The Red Wings opened a two game holiday weekend road trip with a...
WEDGEWOOD WHITEWASHES SPIRIT.....WHALERS 3, Saginaw 0, W 11/24/10 [ 11-24-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Scott Wedgewood made 37-SV to record his second shutout of the season and the third of his OHL career to lead the Whalers to a 3-0 Wednesday night win over...
SECOND HALF SPARTY COMEBACK.....MICHIGAN STATE 76, Washington 71, W 11/24/10    [ 11-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   MSU's DELVON ROE (L) AND DRAYMOND GREEN (#23) BLOCK OUT WASHINGTON's MATTHEW BRYAN-AMANING<< @ LAHAINA, MAUI, HI:       An ice cold shooter got hot at crunch t...
DALLAS DIRK DOWNS DETROIT.....Dallas 88, PISTONS 84, T 11/23/10 [ 11-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   NOWITZKI (L) GOES AROUND DET's BIG BEN WALLACE<< @ DALLAS, TX:       The Pistons had no answer for Dirk Nowitzki Tuesday night and dropped the opener of a two...
HUSKIES UPSET MSU IN MAUI.....Connecticut 70, MICHIGAN STATE 67, T 11/23/10 [ 11-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   U-CONN's KEMBA WALKER SHOOTS OVER MSU's KALIN LUCAS WHILE AUSTIN THORNTON (#13) WATCHES WALKER GET TWO OF HIS GAME-HIGH 30 POINTS<< @ LAHAINA, MAUI,HI:       A...
CHAMINADE GIVES MSU A SCARE.....MICHIGAN STATE 82, Chaminade 74, M 11/22/10 [ 11-22-2010 ]
>> caption:   CHAMINADE FWD SHANE HANSON'S BEST DEFENSE AGAINST MSU's KORIE LUCIOUS WAS A FOUL<< @ LAHAINA, MAUI, HI:       Michigan State needed a second half surge and a...
RIP RIPS WIZ IN OT VICTORY.....PISTONS 115, Washington 110 (OT), S 11/21/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   ARENAS (#9) AND THE REST OF THE WIZARDS COULDN'T STOP HAMILTON (#32) IN THE OT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       In an early season shy on magic moments, one...
LATE GOALS GIVE WINGS A COMEBACK WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 4 (OT), S 11/21/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIDSTROM SCORED THE GWG IN OVERTIME<< @ JOE LOUIS AREA:       Late goals by a pair of Swedes gave the Red Wings a 5-4 overtime win vs Calgary Sunday evening....
ADVANTAGE KITNA.....Dallas 35, LIONS 19, S 11/21/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   KITNA (#3) RAN FOR THIS TD AND PASSED FOR THREE MORE, TWO TO AUSTIN (L)<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       Former Lions QBack Jon Kitna threw for three touchdowns and...
PLYMOUTH SWEEPS.....WHALERS 5, Guelph 1, Sa 11/20/10 [ 11-21-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Whalers completed a weekend home=-&-home series sweep of Guelph by beating the Storm 5-1 Saturday night.       There were five different Plym...
CFB-Wk-12.....HUGE MSU COMEBACK, BADGERS CHOMP WOLVERINES.....Sa 11/20/10 [ 11-20-2010 ]
>>caption:   THIS CHRIS L. RUCKER (L) INTERCEPTION CHANGED MOMENTUM AND SPARKED A SPARTAN VICTORY<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State laid a giant stink bomb on Senio...
WILD FINISH.....Minnesota 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), F 11/19/10 [ 11-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   JOHN MADDEN (R) ABOUT TO SCOOP THE REBOUND FOR THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       It looked like the Red Wings would stay perfect on their 6-game homestand....
TITANS ROLL AT HOME.....UDM 93, Indiana Tech 62, F 11/19/20 [ 11-19-2010 ]
@ CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans men's basketball team outclassed Indiana Tech 93-62 Friday night.       UDM won its home opener after an 0-2 road start. Friday's...
PLYMOUTH HANGS ON TO WIN ON ROAD.....WHALERS 3, Guelph 2, F 11/19/20 [ 11-19-2010 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:       The Whalers used a three goal second period to beat the Guelph Storm Friday night, 3-2 in the first half of a home-&-home set.       The Whalers took...
TOO MUCH KOBE.....LA Lakers 103, PISTONS 90, W 11/17/10 [ 11-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   KOBE WAS KING AT THE PALACE WEDNESDAY NITE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Kobe Bryant scored 14-P in the 1st-Qtr, 10 more in the 2nd and finished with a ga...
WINGS BEAT BLUES WITH LATE BLITZ.....RED WINGS 7, St. Louis 3, W 11/17/10 [ 11-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM (R) BEAT HALAK (L) FOR THE GAME'S 10TH AND FINAL GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings snapped a 3-all late 3rd-Per tie with four unanswered...
C-HOOP.....T 11/16/10 [ 11-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   ROE GOES TO THE HOOP AFTER PLAYING THE BARD<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       ESPN's 24 hour college basketball marathon went 27-mins past midnight in East Lansing as...
TOO MUCH TO OVERCOME.....Golden State 101, PISTONS 97, M 11/15/10 [ 11-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   DETROIT'S BEN GORDON AND G-STATE'S DORELL WRIGHT DIVE FOR A 2ND-HALF LOOSE BALL<< @ OAKLAND, CA:       Having played the night before in a win at Sacramento, t...
PISTONS PREVAIL.....PISTONS 100, Sacramento 94, S 11/14/10 [ 11-14-2010 ]
caption:   GORDON HOLDS UP THREE FINGERS TO SALUTE HIS LATE TRIPLE VS THE KINGS<< @ SACRAMENTO, CA:       Don't look now, but after a horrid 0-5 start and some very publi...
FUTILE GESTURE .....Buffalo 14, LIONS 12, S 11/14/10 [ 11-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON'S LATE TD CATCH GAVE THE LIONS A CHANCE TO TIE<< @ ORCHARD PARK, NY:       The Lions exceeded their own embarrassing NFL record for consecuti...
AVS ARE LATEST WINGS VICTIMS.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 1, Sa 11/13/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
caption:   BERTUZZI (L) GETS CONGRATS FOR HIS FIRST GOAL OF THE GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings skated past the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 Saturday night for Det...
RANGERS RUIN WEEKEND.....Kitchener 3, WHALERS 2, Sa 11/13/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Kitchener came to town Saturday night and put the kybosh on Plymouth's win streak. The Rangers edged the Whalers 3-2.       The Whalers had won t...
CFB-Wk-11.....DUBIOUS RICH ROD RECORD, TWO NEW WSU WIN MARKS.....Sa 11/13/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   CAMERON GORDON (#4) SCORED UM's FIRST TD ON DEFENSE<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:       Michigan never trailed in a game it appeared nobody wanted to win and the Wolve...
PISTONS GO OVERTIME FOR FIRST ROAD WIN.....PISTONS 113, LA Clippers 107 (OT), F 11/12/10 [ 11-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   BLAKE GRIFFIN (shooting) HAD HIS WAY WITH BEN WALLACE, BUT LATER WAS MANHANDLED BY JASON MAXIELL<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:       The Pistons blew a 10-P halftime...
C-HOOP.....F 11/12/10 [ 11-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   MSU FRESHMAN ADREIAN PAYNE (#5) TRIES TO USE HIS 7-FOOT WINGSPAN TO HAUL IN THIS REBOUND<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:       The #2 nationally ranked Michigan State Sp...
WHALERS EDGE WINDSOR.....WHALERS 2, Windsor 1, F 11/12/10 [ 11-12-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Robbie Czarnik scored twice to give the Whalers a 2-1 win over visiting Windsor Friday night       Czarnik scored (#8) unassisted at 14:31/1 and...
WINGS OVERWHELM YOUNG OILERS.....RED WINGS 6, Edmonton 2, Th 11/11/10 [ 11-11-2010 ]
caption:   HOLMSTROM (#96) ABOUT TO SCORE HIS SECOND AND DETROIT'S SIXTH GOAL OF THE GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings continued to roll, taking a 5-0 lead on...
BLAZERS BURN PISTONS.....Portland 100, PISTONS 78, T 11/9/10 [ 11-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (#3) DROVE TO TOP DETROIT WITH 17-P<< @ PORTLAND, ORE:       The Pistons opened a four game west coast road trip with a lopsided loss at Portland late...
ZETTERBERG LIFTS WINGS TO OVERTIME WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2 (OT), M 11/8/10 [ 11-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (R) ABOUT TO KNOCK THE PUCK PAST BRYZGALOV<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg scored 1:23 into overtime to give the Red Wings a 3-2 win o...
HAT TRICK GIVES WHALERS A ROAD WIN.....WHALERS 6, Sault Ste. Marie 3, S 11/7/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:       A Stefan Noesen Hat Trick boosted the Whalers to a 6-3 Sunday evening win at Sault Ste. Marie to conclude a 2-1 road trip.       The Whaler...
STUCKEY GETS OUT OF DOGHOUSE TO HELP PISTONS WIN SECOND GAME.....PISTONS 102, Golden State 97, S 11/7/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY RETURNED & SOARED PAST THE WARRIORS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       After their worst season start in 30 years (0-5), the Pistons completed a 2-0 wee...
LIONS CAN'T FINISH, BLOW 10 POINT LATE LEAD.....NY Jets 23, LIONS 20 (OT), S 11/7/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   NATE BURLESON'S TD CATCH GAVE THE LIONS A 20-10 LEAD THEY COULD NOT HOLD<< @ FORD FIELD:       Ahead by 10 points with three minutes to play, it looked like th...
CANUCKS TAKE CONTROL IN FINAL FRAME.....Vancouver 6, RED WINGS 4, Sa 11/6/10 [ 11-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET'S JUSTIN ABDELKADER (L) LOST THIS 2ND-PERIOD WRESTLING MATCH VS VANCOUVER'S KEITH BALLARD (#4)<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:       Two hot hockey clubs met out west l...
CFB-Wk-10.....UM WINS MARATHON, MSU WINS EASY.....Sa 11/6/10 [ 11-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   JONAS MOUTON (#8) LED THE UofM SACK ATTACK ON ILLINI QB NATHAN SCHEELHAASE (#2)<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       The only real impact play by the Wolverine defense...
WINGS CONTINUE TO ROLL.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 1, F 11/5/10 [ 11-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   KHABIBULIN ENTERTAINED WITH HIS SAVES, BUT COULDN'T STOP ENOUGH PUCKS TO BEAT THE WINGS<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings scored once in each period to...
STUCKEY STILL SITS TO WATCH PISTONS GET FIRST WIN OF SEASON.....PISTONS 97, Charlotte 90, F 11/5/10 [ 11-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (leaning forward) WAS AMONG THE AUBURN HILLS SPECTATORS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons almost blew a 22-P lead, but held on to get a clos...
WHALES DROP A ROADIE.....Sudbury 6, WHALERS 4, F 11/5/10 [ 11-05-2010 ]
@ SUDBURY, ONT:       Mike Lomas scored twice (#10 & #11) and added an assist to lead the Sudbury Wolves over the Plymouth Whalers 6-4 Friday night.       The home team s...
PLYMOUTH HAS BETTER MARKSMEN THAN BATTALION.....WHALERS 3, Brampton 2 (SO), Th 11/4/10 [ 11-04-2010 ]
@ BRAMPTON, ONT:       Out-shot 42-20 through 65-mins of ice hockey, the Whalers beat the Battalion 3-2 in a shootout Thursday night.       Mitchell Heard and Stefan Noe...
WINGS BEAT COOL FLAMES.....RED WINGS 2, Calgary 1, W 11/3/10 [ 11-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   DETROIT'S DREW MILLER (L) AND RUSLAN SALEI (#24) CRUNCHED CALGARY'S ALEX TANGUAY (M)<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:       The Red Wings opened a 3-game western Canada roa...
WORST START IN 30 YEARS.....Atlanta 94, PISTONS 85, W 11/3/10 [ 11-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   GORDON (#7) LED DETROIT IN SCORING FOR A 3RD TIME IN FOUR GAMES<< @ ATLANTA, GA:       The Hawks staged a 4th-Qtr comeback to beat the Pistons 94-85 Wednesday n...
CELTS HAVE LITTLE TROUBLE WITH LIFELESS PISTONS.....Boston 109, PISTONS 86, T 11/2/10 [ 11-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEVIN GARNETT BLOCKED RODNEY STUCKEY'S (#3) SHOT ATTEMPT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       On Election Night the early exit poll projections were confirmed whe...
LATE LION RALLY SKINS WASHINTON.....LIONS 37, Washington 25, S 10/31/10 [ 10-31-2010 ]
>>caption:   SUH (R) SACKS McNABB<< @ FORD FIELD:       Matthew Stafford returned from injury to quarterback the Lions for the first time since opening week and threw four...
PISTONS COLLAPSE IN CHI-TOWN.....Chicago 101, PISTONS 91, Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-31-2010 ]
>>caption:   DERRICK ROSE (#1) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S AUSTIN DAYE (#5)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       An incredible 31 point, second half swing gave the Chicago Bulls a 101-91 home...
WINGS KNOCK OFF NASHVILLE.....RED WINGS 5, Nashville 2, Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-30-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM SCORED FROM HIS CUSTOMARY PLACE NEAR THE NET<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings concluded a 3-1, two-week homestand with a 5-2 Saturday night...
PLYMOUTH GETS BY GREYHOUNDS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 4, Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-30-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Late 3rd-Per goals by Stefan Noesen (#8) at 13:45/3 and Rickard Rakell (#5, a PPG) at 19:19/3 lifted the Whalers to a Saturday night comeback win over Sau...
CFB-Wk-9.....HAWKEYES CRUSH MSU.....Sa 10/30/10 [ 10-30-2010 ]
>>caption: MSU's EDWIN BAKER (R) CAN'T CATCH IOWA's MICAH HYDE (#18) ON HYDE'S GAME-BREAKING TD<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:       Iowa beat Michigan State in every phase of the game as t...
LATE LAYUP SPOILS PALACE OPENER.....Oklahoma City 105, PISTONS 104, F 10/29/10 [ 10-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   JEFF GREEN HIT THIS WINNING SHOT WITH 2.5-SEC LEFT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Oklahoma City led most of the night, but needed a driving layup by Jeff Gre...
FIRST PERIOD WOES.....Phoenix 4, RED WINGS 2, Th 10/28/10 [ 10-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   VRBATA (R) STARTED THE ASSAULT ON A FLOPPING OSGOOD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Sluggish first period starts have plagued the Red Wings in the young stages of...
PLYMOUTH FALLS AT NIAGARA.....Niagara 5, WHALERS 2, Th 10/28/10 [ 10-28-2010 ]
@ NIAGARA, ONT:       Four unanswered late 3rd-Per goals lifted the Niagara IceDogs to a 5-2 home ice win over the Whalers Thursday night.       Plymouth lost its third s...
NJ NETS SEASON OPENING WIN OVER DETROIT.....New Jersey 101, PISTONS 98, W 10/27/10 [ 10-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   BROOK LOPEX (R) SHOOTS OVER BIG BEN WALLACE AND HAD A GAME-HIGH 25-P<< @ NEWARK, NJ:       The New Jersey Nets won a franchise record low of a dozen games last...
OTTERS SWIM BY WHALERS.....Erie 4, WHALERS 1, W 10/27/10 [ 10-27-2010 ]
@ ERIE, PA:       The Whalers opened an Ontario road trip with their third loss in the last four games, a 4-1 setback at Erie Wednesday night.       The Otters coached by...
DATSYUK DOWNS THE DUCKS AGAIN.....RED WINGS 5, Anaheim 4, Sa 10/23/10 [ 10-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#13) FIRES IN THE WINNING GOAL THROUGH CLEARY'S LEGS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Pavel Datsyuk threaded the needle to score the game-winning goal with...
ST. MIKE'S BLANKS PLYMOUTH.....Mississauga 5, WHALERS 0, Sa 10/23/10 [ 10-23-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Netminder J.P. Anderson turned aside all 32 shots to post the shutout as Mississauga St. Michael's Majors beat the Plymouth Whalers 5-0 Saturday night. &...
CFB-Wk-8.....SPARTAN COMEBACK KEEPS MSU UNBEATEN.....Sa 10/23/10 [ 10-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   MARK DELL (#2) HAD A PAIR OF SPARTAN TOUCHDOWNS<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       Michigan State has been a second half team all season and the Spartans were again Satur...
PISTONS CLOSE PRE-SEASON IN DFEEAT.....Memphis 106, PISTONS 103, F 10/22/10 [ 10-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (M) GOES UP AGAINST THE GRIZ<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Sam Young clinched a perfect pre-season record (8-0) for the Grizzlies in the closing mo...
PLYMOUTH BEATS BULLS.....WHALERS 5, Belleville 2, F 10/22/10 [ 10-22-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Three unanswered 3rd-Per goals snapped a 2-all tie and gave the Plymouth halers a 5-2 Friday night win over the Belleville Bulls.     The game was...
WINGS OPEN HOMESTAND ON THE PLUS SIDE.....RED WINGS 4, Calgary 2, Th 10/21/10 [ 10-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   DET GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD TURNED ASIDE 34 SHOTS INCLUDING THIS CLOSE-UP TRY BY CALGARY'S MATT STAJAN (#18)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       An excellent game in goal f...
ATTACKED IN OVERTIME.....Owen Sound 5, WHALERS 4 (OT), W 10/20/10 [ 10-20-2010 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:     DEF Matt Petgrave scored (#3) 1:18 into overtime to give the Owen Sound Attack a 5-4 win over the Plymouth Whalers Wednesday night.     The Attac...
STUCKEY STARS IN TRAVELING SHOW.....PISTONS 98, Washington 92, T 10/19/10 [ 10-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHARLIE V DUNKS IN THE T-TOWN<< @ TOLEDO, OH:       Rodney Stuckey pumped in 34-P as the Pistons beat Washington 98-92 Tuesday night in Toledo.    &nbs...
LIONS EQUAL OWN AWFUL RECORD.....NY Giants 28, LIONS 20, S 10/17/10 [ 10-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   BURLESON (#13) HAD A TD CATCH FOR A BRIEF LION LEAD<< @ E. RUTHERFORD, NJ:       The Lions tied their own NFL road record for futility with their 24th consecut...
KRONWALL WINS IT IN OT.....RED WINGS 2, Phoenix 1 (OT)< Sa 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   KRONWALL FIRED THE BISCUT FOR THE OVERTIME WINNER<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:       Niklas Kronwall's power play goal with exactly 16-sec left in overtime gave the Red W...
WEDGEWOOD LEADS WHALERS TO WIN.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 1, Sa 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Whalers goaltender Scott Wedgewood turned aside 15 shots in the scoreless opening period, allowing the Whalers to get settled down and go on to defeat visit...
SLOPPY, SLIPPERY FINISH.....Charlotte 97, PISTONS 94, Sa 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
>>caption: D.J. AUGUSTIN (#14) DREW A FOUL FROM PISTON ROOKIE GREG MONROE (R) AND AUGUSTIN WENT 11-FOR-14 AT THE LINE<< @ COLUMBIA, SC:       Rodney Stuckey's 25-P performance wa...
CFB-Wk-7...SPARTANS RALLY, WOLVERIES CAN'T ON HOMECOMING DAY...Sa, 10/16/10 [ 10-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   TRENTON ROBINSON'S INT WAS THE FOURTH TURNOVER FOR THE MSU DEFENSE AND CLINCHED THE WIN<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State's 95th Homecoming was a defe...
T'WOLVES BITE PISTONS.....Minnesota 99, PISTONS 88, F 10/15/10 [ 10-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   FORMER SYRACUSE STAR WESLEY JOHNSON (#4) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S BEN GORDON<< @ SYRACUSE, NY:       After falling behind 29-20 at the end of the 1st-Qtr, the T...
STARS STUN WINGS IN MODANO'S RETURN.....Dallas 4, RED WINGS 1, Th 10/14/10 [ 10-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   NO GOAL FOR MODANO, NO WIN FOR WINGS<< @ DALLAS, TX:       The Dallas Stars welcomed back 20-year franchise player Mike Modano Thursday night. The Stars then...
MAVS GET GRAND WIN.....Dallas 101, PISTONS 96, W 10/13/10 [ 10-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   STUCKEY (#3) DRIVES AGAINST JOSE BAREA OF THE MAVS<< @ VAN ANDEL ARENA:       Dallas defeated Detroit 101-96 in a Wednesday night NBA exhibition in Grand Rapid...
HOWIE HAS THE YIPS.....Colorado 5, RED WINGS 4 (SO), T 10/12/10 [ 10-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   HUGS FOR YIP (#18) AFTER HIS SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Rookie Brandon Yip scored the only goal of the six round shootout session to give Colo...
YOUNG PISTONS DOWN HAWKS.....PISTONS 94, Atlanta 85, M 10/11/10 [ 10-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   GREG MONROE (#10) PASSES BETWEEN TWO HAWKS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rodney Stuckey (2007 first round selection) scored 16-P, this year's top Detroit...
CZARNIK WINS IT FOR WHALERS.....WHALERS 6, Kingston 5 (OT), S 10/10/10 [ 10-10-2010 ]
@ KINGSTON, ONT:       Robbie Czarnik's second goal of the game and the season came at 4:44 of overtime to give the Whalers a 6-5 Sunday matinee win at Kingston.       P...
LIONS MAUL RAMS FOR 1ST WIN.....LIONS 44, St. Louis 6, S 10/10/10 [ 10-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   LOGAN (#11) OUT-RAN THESE RAMS FOR A 105-YARD TD<< @ FORD FIELD:       A 105-yard kickoff return by Stefan Logan sparked a Lions rout of the Rams Sunday aftern...
VALTTERI FILS THE NET.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2, Sa 10/9/10 [ 10-09-2010 ]
>>caption:   WINGS HUDDLE TO GIVE CONGRATS TO FILPPULA (M)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Valtteri Filppula's second goal of the game snapped a 2-all/3rd-P tie and gave the Red Wi...
CFB, Wk-6.....SPARTY RULES THE STATE.....Sa 10/9/10 [ 10-09-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS L. RUCKER (L) HAULED IN MSU's THIRD INT OF THE GAME ON A PASS INTENDED FOR UM's KELVIN GRADY (R)<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:       Michigan State beat Michiga...
BENCHMEN POWER PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 115, Milwaukee 110 OT), F 10/8/10 [ 10-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   LARRY SANDERS (M) OF THE BUCKS BATTLED DETROIT'S RODNEY STUCKEY (L) AND CHARLIE VILLANUEVA (#31 at R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons evened their...
WHALERS FALL ON ROAD.....Ottawa 4, WHALERS 1, F 10/8/10 [ 10-08-2010 ]
@ OTTAWA, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers lost at Ottawa 4-1 Friday night to even their Ontario road trip at 1-1.       Garrett Meurs scored his first goal of the OHL sea...
DATSYUK DUKES DUCKS IN SEASON OPENER.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 0, F 10/8/10 [ 10-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK (#13) PUNCHES PERRY (L) IN THE BUILDING NAMED FOR A CHAMPION BOXER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A "Gordie Howe Hat Trick" by Pavel Datsyuk highlighted th...
PLYMOUTH PASTES PETES.....WHALERS 7, Peterborough 0, Th 10/7/10 [ 10-07-2010 ]
@ PETERBOROUGH, ONT:       With just one win in the first two weeks of the OHL season the Plymouth Whalers needed a laughter to break out of their slump.       They got o...
TWO OUT OF THREE ARE HOT ENOUGH FOR HEAT.....Miami 105, PISTONS 89, T 10/5/10 [ 10-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   A LeBRON LAYUP PAST RIP HAMILTON (Lwr L)<< MIAMI, FL:       The much anticipated debut of the "Big Three" Miami Heat free agent trio of LeBron James,Dwayne Wad...
PENS PUT PUCK PAST OZZIE IN ENDING EXHIBITION.....Pittsburgh 5, RED WINGS 2, S 10/3/10    [ 10-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS OSGOOD ALLOWED THIS GOAL TO CHRIS KUNITZ FOR AN EARLY 2-0 PENS LEAD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Penguins blitzed veteran Detroit netminder Chris Osgood...
TIGS WIN FINALE TO FINISH EVEN ON DECISION DAY.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 2, S 10/3/10 [ 10-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   INGE HOMERED AFTER LEARNING HE'D BEEN OFFERED A NEW MULTI-YEAR TIGER CONTRACT<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers rallied from an early 2-0 defecit to beat Ba...
CLOSE, BUT STILL NO VICTORY CIGAR.....Green Bay 28, LIONS 26, S 10/3/10 [ 10-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (L) OUT-JUMPED G-BAY'S CHARLES WOODSON TO CATCH HIS SECOND TD -- WOODSON WOULD GET HIS OWN TOUCHDOWN LATER<< @ GREEN BAY< WI:       The Lions...
WOLVES CHOMP WHALERS.....Sudbury 8, WHALERS 4, Sa 10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       The visiting Sudbury Wolves snapped a 2-all tie by out-scoring the Plymouth Whalers 4-1 in the second period Saturday night and went on to an 8-4 win. &nbs...
LEAFS DOUBLE-UP WINGS.....Toronto 4, RED WINGS 2, Sa10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   J.S. GIGUERE STONED THE WINGS THROUGH THE FIRST TWO PERIODS<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Phil Kessel registered a trio of assists to lead Toronto to a 4-2 exhibition...
TIGERS SLIDE BELOW .500 AGAIN.....Baltimore 2, TIGERS 1, Sa 10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   COACH GENE LAMONT (L) CONGRATS BRANDON INGE (R) DURING HIS HOMERUN TROT<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Punchless since slugger 1Bman Miguel Cabrera suffered a high...
CFB-Wk-5.....MSU & UM BOTH WIN TO SET UP SHOWDOWN.....10/2/10 [ 10-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEYSHAWN MARTIN (#82) RAN AWAY FROM HE BADGERS FOR A 74-YARD TOUCHDOWN TO PUT STATE AHEAD TO STAY<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Minus head coach Mark Dantonio ag...
SPIRIT EDGES OUT WIN AT PLYMOUTH.....Saginaw 3, WHALERS 2, F 10/1/10 [ 10-01-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       Brandon Saad scored once and assisted on another Saginaw goal to lead the Spirit to a 3-2 Friday night win at Plymouth.       Richard Rakell scor...
HAPPY HUDLER HELPS WINGS POWER PAST LEAFS.....RED WINGS 7, Toronto 3, F 10/1/10 [ 10-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   SMILING NIKLAS KRONWALL HELPS JAKUB KINDAL (#4) CELEBRATE DET'S 3RD GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored four power play goals and got a pair fr...
BIRDS BEST BENGALS IN TWINBILL.....Baltimore 10, TIGERS 6 (Gm-1); Baltimore 2, TIGERS 1 (Gm-2), F 10/1/10 [ 10-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   RAMON SANTIAGO (R) FIRES TO FIRST FOR ONE OF SIX TIGER DOUBLE PLAYS IN THE DOUBLEHEADER<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:       Filling in for injured Miguel Cabrera at 1Bas...
MORE RAIN.....Th 9/30/10 [ 09-30-2010 ]
@ BALTIMORE, MD:       A day-long soaker prompted early postponement of Thursday night's scheduled opener of a 4-game, season-ending series between the Tigers and Baltimore Orioles...
BLUESHIRTS BLITZ WINGS.....NY Rangers 5, RED WINGS 1, W 9/29/10 [ 09-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   JOHAN FRANZEN RETURNED TO ACTION AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN AFTER MISSING THREE PRE-SEASON GAMES WITH A CHARLEY HORSE<< @ NYC, NY:       The Rangers used a 3-goa...
CABRERA SHELVED & TRIBE TAKES TWO FROM TIGS.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 0 (Gm-1); Cleveland 4, TIGERS 3 (Gm-2), W 9.29/10 [ 09-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   VERLANDER TWICE HIT 102-MPH ON THE RADAR GUN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers announced Wednesday morning 1Bman Miguel Cabrera will miss the final six game...
LATE SEASON RESCHEDULING.....T 9/28/10 [ 09-28-2010 ]
@ CLEVELAND, OH:       A second rainout this year at Cleveland has caused a second Tigers/Indians doubleheader to be scheduled in this season's closing days.       Instea...
INDIANS AMBUSH GALARRAGA.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 3, M 9/27/10 [ 09-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   TIGER TRAINER KEVIN RAND (L) HELPED MIGUEL CABRERA (#24) LIMP OFF THE FIELD<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians used a trio of homeruns to account for a 5-R...
RED WINGS RIDE RAFALSKI ROLL.....RED WINGS 5, NY Rangers 3, S 9/26/10 [ 09-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   HOLMSTROM (M) WAS IN MID- SEASON FORM, BATTLING FOR POSITION IN THE CREASE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Veteran DEF Brian Rafalski made his pre- season debut in...
SAME FAVRE STORY, SAME VIKINGS CHANNEL.....Minnesota 24, LIONS 10, S 9/26/10 [ 09-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIONS SAFETY C.C. BROWN (R) COULDN'T CATCH MINNY'S ADRIAN PETERSON ON THIS 8-YARD TD RUN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Lions did what they always do when vis...
NEW RECORD IN CoPa CLIMAX.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 1, S 9/26/10 [ 09-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   SANTIAGO SPARKLED IN THE FIELD (this throw from SStop) AND ALSO AT THE BAT WITH A 3rHR<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers concluded their 2010 home schedule w...
B'HAWKS DOUBLE-UP WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 2, Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   B'HAWKS CAPT. JONATHAN TOEWS (L) CHECKED R-WING VALTTERI FILPPULA (R)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Blackhawks beat the Red Wings 4-2 Saturday night in the Windy...
WHALERS WIN HOME OPENER.....WHALERS 6, Barrie 2, Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:       After starting the season 0-2 on the road, the Whalers were winners upon their return to Plymouth Saturday night. The Whalers scored twice in each period to...
WALKOFF WIN IN 13TH.....TIGERS 11, Minnesota 10 (13-INN), Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   AUSTIN JACKSON SLID HOME TO TIE THE GAME 10-10/B-7TH TO FORCE THE EXTRA FRAMES<< @ COMERICA PARK:       A one-bounce, opposite way, bases-loaded, 1-out single...
CFB-Wk-4.....MISMATCH SATURDAY.....Sa 9/25/10 [ 09-25-2010 ]
>>caption:   Le'VEON RANG THE BELL THREE TIMES FOR MSU TDs<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State got an early interception by DEF-Capt. Greg Jones which set up a 1-play...
WINGS EDGE CUP CHAMPS.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2, F 9/24/10 [ 09-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG (#40) CARRIED THE RED WINGS PAST THE BLACKHAWKS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:          The Red Wings evened their exhibition record at 1-1 by winning th...
WHALERS SUNK AGAIN.....London 3, WHALERS 2 (SO), F 9/24/10 [ 09-24-2010 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers fell to 0-2 on the new OHL season with their second road loss in as many nights, this time 3-2 at London on Friday.       The st...
TIGERS POWER PAST TWINS..,...TIGERS 10, Minnesota 1, F 9/24/10 [ 09-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   SIZEMORE (#20) WELCOMED HOME PERALTA (R), WHO HIT THE SECOND OF THREE TIGER HOMERUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Miguel Cabrera, Jhonny Peralta and Casper Wells...
SPITS SURGE IN THIRD.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 4, Th 9/23/10 [ 09-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   ALEXANDER KHOKLACHEV (R) STARTED THE SPITFIRES COMEBACK AGAINST WHALERS' NEW GOALIE MATT MAHALEK (M) ...AUSTIN LEVI (#7 at L) ALSO DEFENDS ON THIS PLAY FOR PLYMOUTH<< @ W...
PENGUINS ICE WINGS IN NEW HOME.....Pittsburgh 5, RED WINGS 1, W 9/22/10 [ 09-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   CROSBY SCORED ON OSGOOD IN A 3-GOAL OPENING PERIOD<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Skating in their first game at new Consol Energy Center, the Pittsburgh Penguins...
SCHERZER SURGE STRIKES (OUT) AGAIN.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 2, W 9/22/10 [ 09-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   MIGUEL CABRERA (R) AND RYAN RABURN (L) SCORED THE GAME'S FIRST TWO RUNS ON A BRENNAN BOESCH B-5TH DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In a well pitched game on bo...
ANOTHER TERRIBLE TUESDAY.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 6  ,T 9/21/10 [ 09-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   MIKE AVILES HAS 3-H & 3-RBI FOR THE ROYALS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers had an ugly end to their four game win streak Tuesday night, dropping a 9-6 deci...
LATE HOMERS CARRY TIGS PAST ROYALS.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 5, M 9/20/10 [ 09-20-2010 ]
>>caption:   MEIER MISSED IT AND THE BALL BOUNCES BACK ON RHYMES' TAPE-DELAYED HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Will Rhymes likely made major league history with his go-ahea...
WACKY WIN GIVES TIGS SWEEP OF SOX.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 7 (11-INN), S 9/19/10 [ 09-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   LEYLAND MILESTONE<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Somehow it was fitting that a player who struck-out started the winning rally in a 9-7, 11-INN Tiger victory at the C...
LIONS' BEST NOT GOOD ENOUGH AS VICK CLICKS.....Philadelphia 38, LIONS 32, S 9/19/10 [ 09-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   ROOKIE JAHVID BEST PUT ON QUITE A SHOW IN HIS OFFICIAL FORD FIELD DEBUT<< @ FORD FIELD:       It only took Lions rookie RBack Jahvid Best two contests to have...
SIZREMORE SOCKS THE SOX.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 3, Sa 9/18/10 [ 09-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON (L) WELCOMES HOME SIZEMORE (R) ON A PINCH-HIT HOMER<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Scott Sizemore snapped a 3-all tie with a pinch-hit 3rHR (#2) and Justin...
CFB-Wk-3.....A NEAR-MIDNIGHT MIRACLE.....Sa 9/18/10 [ 09-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   CHARLIE GANTT LOOKED BACK AND FOUND NOBODY DEFENDING HIM IN OVERTIME<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       After falling behind by a field goal in overtime, a 4th-down fa...
SCHERZER SIZZLES & BENGAL BATS SOCK SOX IN 7TH.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 2, F 9/17/10 [ 09-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   AVILA'S 2r2B PUT THE TIGERS AHEAD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Tiger bats were silent most of the night, but suddenly exploded for a 6-R/T-7th and went on to wi...
ANOTHER SLOPPY LOSS.....Texas 11, TIGERS 7, W 9/15/10 [ 09-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   LAYNE (L) AND LEYLAND (R) DISAGREED AGAIN<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:       The Rangers version of the Texas Two Step is the Stomp, at least where the Tigers are conce...
RANGERS RIP DETROIT FOR SIXTH STRAIGHT VICTORY....Texas 11, TIGERS 4, T 9/14/10 [ 09-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   AS DAVID MURPHY (M) TROTTED HOME, JIM LEYLAND (L) WAS ALREADY ON THE FIELD ASKING HP UMPIRE BRIAN RUNGE (R) FOR A VIDEO REVIEW OF THE "HOMERUN"<<    @ ARLINGTON, TX:...
BENGALS BLAST BIRDS BULLPEN.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 2, S 9/12/10 [ 09-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   CABBY (L) AND INGY (R) HAD BIG BLOWS IN A B-8TH RALLY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers salvaged the final game of their weekend series vs Baltimore with a...
LIONS LOSE STAFFORD, REPLAY AND SEASON OPENER.....Chicago 19, LIONS 14, S 9/12/10 [ 09-12-2010 ]
>>caption:   CALVIN JOHNSON (#81) CAUGHT THE BALL OVER BEARS DB ZACHARY BOWMAN, BUT COULDN'T RETAIN POSSESSION FOR THE GW-TD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The Lions keep finding...
ORIOLES BATTER SCHERZER.....Baltimore 5, TIGERS 3, Sa 9/11/10 [ 09-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   MAX SCHERZER DID NOT FOOL THE BIRDS SATURDAY NIGHT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Buck's Birds continued their surge under third Baltimore 2010 manager Showalter and...
CFB-Wk-2.....DENARD DEFEATS IRISH.....Sa 9/11/10 [ 09-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   DENARD ROBINSON (#16) DESTROYED NOTRE DAME SATURDAY<< @ SOUTH BEND, IN:       Denard Robinson shattered his own UofM yardage records set just the week before,...
O's WIN LATE.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 3, F 9/10/10 [ 09-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   JACKSON BEAT THE THROW FOR A B-7TH LEAD-OFF TRIPLE, BUT WAS STRANDED<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Two Tiger miscues and a bit of backfired strategy helped the Or...
TIGS TAKE 3-of-4 FROM SOX.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 3, Th 9/9/10 [ 09-09-2010 ]
>>caption:   DAMON (#18) WENT 4-FOR-4 VS THE SOX THURSDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Johnny Damon went 4-for-4, Will Rhymes 3-for-4 and Rick Porcello scattered 4-H to win hi...
BONDO BREEZES..... TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 1, W 9/8/10 [ 09-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   BONDERMAN WIPED-OUT THE WHITE SOX WEDNESDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman breezed through the White Sox line- up Wednesday evening a...
TIGERS HALT SOX STREAK.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 1, T 9/7/10 [ 09-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   RHYMES (R) SCORED ON THE B-1ST HOMER BY DAMON (L)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took and never relinquished an early lead as Justin Verlander took comma...
WSOX SURGE CONTINUES.....Chicago WSOX 5, TIGERS 4 (10-INN), M 9/6/10 [ 09-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   DON KELLY'S EFFORTS WEREN'T ENOUGH FOR DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Manny Ramirez had 3-H and A.J. Pierczynski had 3-RBI to lift the Chicago White Sox pas...
GORDON LONGBALL GIVES KC A WIN.....Kansas City 2, TIGERS 1, S 9/5/10 [ 09-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   CASPER WELLS (#57) FOUGHT THE SUN & LOST AND KC's BRAYAN PENA ENDED UP WITH A B-2ND DOUBLE<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Alex Gordon hit the first pitch delivered...
ST.PIERRE KEYS WINNING RALLY.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 4, Sa   9/4/10 [ 09-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   A-JAX HOMERED AND HAD THREE HITS FOR DETROIT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Catcher Max St. Pierre waited 14 years after being a low round Detroit draft choice t...
CFB-Wk-1.....Sa 9/4/10 [ 09-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   FORMER QB NICHOL CAUGHT MSU's FIRST TD PASS OF THE NEW SEASON<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:       Michigan State opened another hopeful football season with a 38-14 h...
RHYMES RIPS ROYALS IN OVERTIME.....TIGERS 9, Kansas City 5 (11-INN), F 9/3/10 [ 09-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   WHAT RHYMES WITH A 2-RUN TRIPLE ?<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:       Minus injured Miguel Cabrera and Gerald Laird and with a tired bullpen, the Tigers still managed...
WACKY WIN.....TIGERS 10, Minnesota 9 (13-INN), Th 9/2/10 [ 09-02-2010 ]
>>caption: LAIRD (#12) GETS A HEROES WELCOME AFTER HIS HR<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers belted out five solo homers, the last by Gerald Laird giving Detroit a 10-9, 13...
RESERVES WIN AGAIN.....LIONS 28, Buffalo 23, Th 9/2/10 [ 09-02-2010 ]
>>caption:   LIONS DT LANDON COHEN (#98) SACKED BILLS STARTING QB TRENT EDWARDS<< @ FORD FIELD:       The Lions won their third straight exhibition game Thursday night, 28-...
SCHERZER SUPER BEFORE TWINS TOP PERRY.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 1 (10-INN), W 9/1/10 [ 09-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   VALENCIA WAS ALL SMILES AFTER HIS GAME-WINNING BASEHIT<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Max Scherzer deserved a much better fate, but took a no-decision after pitchi...
MINNY GIVEAWAY.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 3, T 8/31/10 [ 09-01-2010 ]
>>caption:   COKE REACTS TO GETTING YANKED IN THE B-7TH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers allowed an early 3-0 lead to slip away late in a 4-3 loss at Minnesota Tuesday...
PORCELLO & RABURN SHINE ON SUNDAY.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 4, S 8/29/10    [ 08-29-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN (M) WELCOMED HOME AFTER HIS SECOND HOMER<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       Rick Porcello had little trouble with the Blue Jays batters and Ryan Raburn hit a pair...
LIONS WAIT TILL LATE AND BROWN BEATS THE BROWNS.....LIONS 35, Cleveland 27, Sa 8/28/10 [ 08-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   AARON BROWN (#21) HAD TWO LATE TDs TO GIVE DETROIT A HOME WIN<< @ FORD FIELD:       A pair of short touchdown runs by back- up Aaron Brown gave the Lions a 4th-...
JAYS FIGURE OUT FIGARO EARLY.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 8/28/10 [ 08-28-2010 ]
>>caption:   WELLS WAS THE ONLY TIGER WHO DELIVERED WITH RISP<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       The Blue Jays jumped on Tiger spot starter Alfredo Figaro for a 3-R/B-1st, never trail...
WASTED CHANCES.....Toronto 3, TIGERS 2 (11-INN), F 8/27/10 [ 08-27-2010 ]
>>caption:   MLB-HR LEADER BAUTISTA DINGERED FOR A 2ND STRAIGHT GAME< @ Toronto, ONT:       The Tiger bullpen lost an extra inning contest for the second time in three days...
ONE BIG INNING.....TIGERS 7, Toronto 1, Th 8/26/10 [ 08-26-2010 ]
>>caption:   WELCOMING COMMITTEE FOR PERALTA (#27) AFTER HIS HR<< @ TORONTO, ONT:       A seventh straight Tiger quality start delivered Thursday night by Max Scherzer and...
EXTRA TOUGH DEFEAT.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 3 (12-INN), W 8/25/10 [ 08-25-2010 ]
caption:   BLOOMQUIST'S BASH BEAT THE BENGALS IN 12-INN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Royals played their fourth extra inning game in five days and came from behind to edge...
RETURN TO EVEN.....TIGERS 9, Kansas City 1, T 8/24/10 [ 08-24-2010 ]
>>caption:   RHYMES' 2r2B CAPPED THE BREAKOUT B-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Bengals battered Kansas City pitching for a second straight night and Rick Porcello had his...
ROMP OVER ROYALS.....TIGERS 12, Kansas City 3, M 8/23/10 [ 08-23-2010 ]
>>caption:   JOHNNY DAMON (L) SLIDES PAST KC CATCHER JASON KENDALL (R) IN THE 7-R/B-6TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took advantage of a dog tired ballclub and poste...
SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 1, S 8/22/10 [ 08-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   RHYMES (R) SCORED THREE TIMES ON FOUR BASEHITS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Jeanmar Gomez baffled the Bengal batters in winning his big league debut just over a mo...
CAPT. BLY & SCRAMBLIN' SPARTY LEAD LIONS PAST BRONCOS.....LIONS 25, Denver 20, Sa 8/21/10 [ 08-22-2010 ]
>>caption:   STAFFORD (#9) HAD A SECOND STRAIGHT SOLID START<< @ DENVER, CO:       The Lions evened their pre-season record at 1-1 with a 25-20 Saturday night road win ov...
TRIBE TOPPERS.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 2, Sa 8/21/10 [ 08-21-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN (bottom) SCORED ON A WILD PITCH BY TOMLIN (top)<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Max Scherzer was the second Tiger pitcher in as many nights to wade through t...
NEAR DEJA VU.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 0, F 8/20/10 [ 08-20-2010 ]
>>CAPTION:   ARMANDO MYSTIFIED THE WAHOOS AGAIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Facing the Indians for the first time since his infamous imperfect/ perfect game back on June 2ND,...
MATINEE MAULING.....NY Yankees 11, TIGERS 5, Th 8/19/10 [ 08-19-2010 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA'S POWER SURGE CONTINUED, AS DID THE DETROIT ROAD WOES<< @ NYC, NY:       The Yankees snapped a 2-2 tie and broke the ballgame open with a 9-R/B-6th,...
LONGBALLS, BEANBALLS & BAD CALLS.....NY Yankees 9, TIGERS 5, W 8/18/10 [ 08-18-2010 ]
>>caption:   ARE YOU KIDDING ME?<< @ NYC, NY:       Six homeruns, two hit batsmen and an ejection of perhaps the wrong person sparked an interesting Wednesday night in the...
YANKS WAIT OUT VERLANDER.....NY Yankees 6, TIGERS 2, T 8/17/10 [ 08-17-2010 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON ROBBED DETROIT'S JOHNNY DAMON WITH A T-1ST DIVING CATCH AND GRANDY LATER HOMERED<< @ NYC, NY:       The Yankee game plan was to run up Justin Ver...
HOMER BINGE KEEP TIGS ON ROAD WIN STREAK.....TIGERS 3, NY Yankees 1, M 8/16/10 [ 08-16-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN WENT DEEP<< @ NYC, NY:       A sudden power surge of eight homeruns in the last three games has given the Tigers their first 3-game road winning strea...
TIGS WIN SERIES AT SOX.....TIGERS 13, Chicago WSox 8, S 8/15/10 [ 08-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   GALARRAGA (L) AND AVILA (R) HAD HARSH WORDS<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Although they blew a 5-1 lead the Tigers bounced back to beat the White Sox 13-8 Sunday. &...
FAMILIAR DEBUT.....Pittsburgh 23, LIONS 7, Sa 8/14/10 [ 08-15-2010 ]
>>caption:   KEENAN LEWIS (R) FOILS CALVIN JOHNSON (#81)<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:       Matthew Stafford looked good and had the Lions ahead before the back-ups took over, but t...
AVILA & COKE COMBO.....TIGERS 3, Chicago WSox 2, Sa 8/14/10 [ 08-14-2010 ]
>>caption:   AVILA (R) WELCOMED HOME AFTR HIS HOMER<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Friday night the White Sox blasted their way past the Tigers with homeruns. Saturday, it was De...
WHITE SOX BEAT THE TIGERS IN LONGBALL.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 4, F 8/13/10 [ 08-13-2010 ]
>>caption:   KONERKO (L) CAME IN ON TEAHEN'S (R) LONG HOMERUN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       The White Sox out-homered the Tigers 3-2 Friday night, added in a couple of key triples...
RABURN RAPS RAYS.....TIGERS 3, Tampa Bay 2, W 8/11/10 [ 08-11-2010 ]
>>caption:   INGE (RBI-1B) AND RABURN (2rHR) SUPPLIED THE TIGER RUNS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The rains and most of the runs came in the middle of the matinee game and Rya...
RAYS IN A WALK.....Tampa Bay 8, TIGERS 0, T 8/10/10 [ 08-10-2010 ]
>>caption:   WEINHARDT (R) AND GONZALEZ (L) COMBINED TO WALK FIVE T-BAY RAYS IN A 5-R/T-9TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The last time Tiger RHP Max Scherzer pitched against Ta...
JOYCE JOLTS EX-MATES AGAIN.....Tampa Bay 6, TIGERS 3, M 8/9/10 [ 08-09-2010 ]
>>caption: CONGRATS FOR MATT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Former Tiger Matt Joyce continued to punish the Tigers with a 415-foot solo homer (#6) and a sac-fly to help carry the Tamp...
SUNDAY SALVATION.....TIGERS 9, LA Angels 4, S 8/8/10 [ 08-08-2010 ]
>>caption:   KELLY MADE A T-2ND CIRCUS CATCH NEAR THE 420-FOOT MARKER TO ROB LAA's JEFF MATHIS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers used a trio of 3-R innings to put at leas...
ROCK BOTTOM ? ..... LA Angels 10, TIGERS 1, Sa 8/7/10 [ 08-07-2010 ]
>>caption:   ABREU SCORED THE FIRST RUN OF THE GAME AND THE FIRST RUN OF THE 5-R/T-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       In as brutal a ballgame as the sinking Tigers have played al...
SCORELESS SOCCER ENDS IN SHOOTOUT.....AC Milan 5, Panathinalkos FC 3 (SO), F 8/6/10 [ 08-06-2010 ]
@ PONTIAC SILVERDOME:       An international friendly ended scoreless after 60-mins before AC Milan defeated Panathinalkos FC 5-3 in a shootout before an announced crowd of 30, 514...
HALOS CONTINUE TIGER TUMBLE.....LA Angels 4, TIGERS 2, F 8/6/10 [ 08-06-2010 ]
>>caption:   HUNTER HOMERED EARLY AND WAS EJECTED LATE<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The LA Angels of Anaheim took a 4-0 lead on Tiger starting pitcher Justin Verlander before D...
KOTSAY CLOCKS TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 4 (11-INN), Th 8/5/10 [ 08-05-2010 ]
>>caption:   RABURN GAVE DETROIT A CHANCE WITH HIS 3rHR IN THE B-9TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:       Mark Kotsay hit a T-9th/2rHR (#7), but his biggest blow was a T-11th 2r3B th...
TWO SOX LONGBALLS DOOM DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 1, W 8/4/10 [ 08-04-2010 ]
>>caption:   KONERKO (L) AND QUENTIN (R) BOTH WENT DEEP IN THE SEATS<< @ COMERICA PARK:       The White Sox got a pair of LONG BOMBS by their big sluggers and an effective...
TIGS SALVAGE NIGHTCAP AFTER UGLY OPENER.....Chicago WSox 12, TIGERS 2 (Gm-1) & TIGERS 7, WSox 1 (Gm-2), T 8/3/10 [ 08-03-2010 ]
>>caption:   BONDO BLEW THE BALL PAST THE WSOX TO GIVE THE TIGS A TWINBILL SPLIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:       After a horrid opening game to the homestand, series and day/nigh...
THE BOSTON BUNGLE.....Boston 4, TIGERS 3, S 8/1/10 [ 08-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  PERALTA'S T-9TH RBI-1B TIED IT FOR THE TIGERS<< @ Boston, MA:     Reliever Robbie Weinhardt's throwing error scored the winning run and Boston beat the Tigers 4...
GIVEAWAY.....Boston 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 7/31/10 [ 07-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA CRANKED A 2rHR for a 2-0/T-1st TIGER LEAD<< @ BOSTON, MA:     As British General William Howe discovered in 1776, bad strategy can beat you in Boston....
IT DON'T COME EASY.....TIGERS 6, Boston 5, F 7/30/10 [ 07-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  PERALTA PUMPED TWO OVER THE GREEN MONSTER<< @ BOSTON, MA:     Jhonny Peralta hit a pair of homeruns in his first two Tiger at- bats, David Ortiz blasted a B-9th...
SWEPT BY THE BAY.....Tampa Bay 4, TIGERS 2, Th 7/29/10 [ 07-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY ALMOST MADE THE PLAY, TWICE, TO TOTAL THREE T-BAY TALLIES<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Former Tiger Carlos Pena drove in all four runs as the Tampa Bay Ray...
TIGERS TRADE FOR HELP, BUT NOT IN TIME TO AVOID ANOTHER DEFEAT.....Tampa Bay 7, TIGERS 4, W 7/28/10 [ 07-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S MONSTER SHOT WASN'T NEAR ENOUGH<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Before the game the Tigers acquired INF Jhonny Peralta from the Cleveland Indians and the...
RUNNIN' RAYS EDGE LOB TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 3, TIGERS 2, T 7/27/10 [ 07-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER SAWED- OFF JOYCE, BUT MATT GOT THE GW-RBI DOUBLE ANYWAY<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Former Tiger Matt Joyce beat his old club for a second straight...
GARZA NO-HITS TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 5, TIGERS 0, M 7/26/10 [ 07-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  UNHITTABLE<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Matt Garza had never beaten the Tigers in his five year big league career (0-4 in 6-GP) until Monday night.   ...
RABURN DELIVERS SPLIT OF DOUBLEHEADER AND SERIES.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 3 (Gm-1) & TIGERS 6, Toronto 5 (Gm-2), S 7/25/2010 [ 07-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  RABURN'S 3-RUN TWO- BAGGER WAS THE BIG HIT OF DETROIT'S DAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Ryan Raburn's B-8th bases-loaded, 3r2B gave the Tigers a nightcap win and...
ORDONEZ & GUILLEN JOIN INJURED LIST AS JAYS EDGE TIGS.....Toronto 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 7/24/10 [ 07-24-2010 ]
>>caption: MAGGS WAS OUCHED AT THE PLATE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Toronto evened the 4-game weekend series vs the Tigers Saturday night with a 3-2 decision.     Mag...
IT'S A WASH.....Toronto @ TIGERS, PPD, F 7/23/10 [ 07-23-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Friday night's Toronto at Detroit Tigers game was postponed due to rain and further impending rain.     The contest will be made up at 6:05pm this Su...
3 ALL-STARS LEAD TIGER COMEBACK TO TOP TORONTO.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 2, Th 7/22/10 [ 07-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA HAD 3-H, 2-2B AND A PAIR OF RBI's VS THE JAYS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers overcame an early deficit and a couple of baserunning blunders to stage...
BATTERYMATES END BENGAL SLIDE.....TIGERS 4, Texas 1, W 7/21/10   [ 07-21-2010 ]
>>caption LAIRD WENT YARD AGAINST HIS FORMER TEAM WEDNESDAY NITE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger battery jump-started Detroit Wednesday night to snap the team's season-high sev...
TIGS GO QUIETLY, LOSE 7TH IN A ROW.....Texas 8, TIGERS 0, T 7/20/10 [ 07-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  UNHAPPY RETURN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Rangers had a triple and three homeruns while the Tigers had just four total basehits.     Thus, Texas def...
TIGS LOSE INGE & 6TH STRAIGHT.....Texas 8, TIGERS 6 (14-INN), M 7/19/10 [ 07-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  INGE WAS HBP AND BROKE HIS LEFT HAND<<     An opposite field 2rHR in the T-14th by Nelson Cruz (#12) gave the Rangers an 8-6 win over the Tigers Monday night in...
SCALPED.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 2, S 7/18/10 [ 07-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  KATIE BAR THE DOOR 'CAUSE HERE COMES RYAN RABURN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     A curious, B-1st, inside-the-park 3rHR by Jhonny Peralta (HR#7) gave the Indians all the...
TRIBE TAKES L-O-N-G DAY-NIGHT TWINBILL.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 3 (Gm-1) & Cleveland 2, TIGERS 1 (11-INN, Gm-2), Sa 7/17/10 [ 07-17-2010 ]
..caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN (L) OUT AT THE PLATE IN GAME ONE, DON KELLY WOULD BE LIKEWISE IN GM-2<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Indians made it three in a row over the Tigers b...
MARTE'S MASH SENDS TRIBE TOWARD TRIUMPH.....Cleveland 8, TIGERS 2, F 7/16/10 [ 07-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  UNHAPPY MIGGY WAS CALLED OUT ON STRIKES TO END THE T-8TH<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Andy Marte blasted a B-4th, tie-breaking 2rHR to the LField stands to propel the...
TIGERS SHINE BUT NL STARS.....NL 3, AL 1, T 7/13/10 [ 07-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  McCANN CAN AND NL FINALLY GETS AN ASG WIN<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Atlanta Braves CA Brian McCann cranked a 2-out, bases-loaded, 3-R double in the T-7th to give t...
ANOTHER GOLD CUP FOR VILLWOCK.....S 7/11/10 [ 07-11-2010 ]
@ DETROIT RIVER:     Dave Villwock of Auburn, WASH capped a perfect weekend of racing with his 60th career victory in the winner-take-all final Sunday at the 101st Detroit APBA Gold...
THIRD PLACE TWINS BUMP TIGERS OUT OF DIVISION LEAD.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 3, S 7/11/10 [ 07-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  CUDDYER GREETED BONINE WITH A 2-RUN DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     "Tiger Killer" Carl Pavano was perfect into the B-5th and wasn't scored upon until the B-7th...
DEEP IMPACT.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota  4, Sa 7/10/10 [ 07-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON (#14) TROTTED HOME ON DAMON'S (R) DINGER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers scored all seven runs via four homeruns and beat Minnesota Saturday 7-4. &#...
TIGS TRIM TWINS IN SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 3, F 7/9/10 [ 07-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS MASHED THE MINNY MOUNDSMEN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Magglio Ordonez had 3-H & 3-RBI to help carry the Tigers to a 7-0 lead on their way to a 7-3 Friday nig...
SCHERZER SHINES AGAIN.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 2, W 7/7/10 [ 07-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  WORTH TOOK HIS FIRST BIG LEAGUE HOMERUN TROT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer continued his solid string of starts to key a 4-2 Tiger win over Baltimore Wed...
MILESTONE, THEN WALKOFF.....TIGERS 7, Baltimore 5 (11-INN), T 7/6/10 [ 07-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAMON DIT IT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Miguel Cabrera and Johnny Damon hit a pair of two-run bombs to carry the Tigers to a 7-5, 11-INN comeback win over Baltimore...
OFFENSIVE FIREWORKS.....TIGERS 12, Baltimore 9, M 7/5/10 [ 07-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE HAD A SEASON-HIGH 4-RBI EFFORT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Fourth of July holiday weekend came to an explosive conclusion Monday afternoon when the...
LEE SILENCES BENGAL BATS.....Seattle 8, TIGERS 1, S 7/4/10 [ 07-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  LEE HAD GOOD REASON TO SMILE SUNDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers took the first two games of the weekend series vs Seattle while riding a pair of strikeou...
VERLANDER MOWS DOWN MARINERS AS TIGS TIE FOR FIRST.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 1, Sa 7/3/10 [ 07-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER BREEZED FOR THE FIRST SIX INNINGS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander threw the hard stuff past the Mariners most of the night and Detroit defeate...
HOME AT LAST.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 1, F 7/2/10 [ 07-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  KELLY'S 2-RUN TWO- BAGGER PUT DETROIT IN THE LEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer delivered a solid start and the Tigers scored their first 5-R with 2-outs...
MORNEAU LEADS TWINS TO RUBBER GAME WIN.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 1, W 6/30/10 [ 06-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  BUTERA (#41) WAS SAFE WHEN OLIVER'S THROW PULLED GUILLEN (L) OFF THE BAG TO SET UP MINNY's GO-AHEAD RALLY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     As in his first big league st...
SEE SPAN RUN.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 4, T 6/29/10 [ 06-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  SPAN (#2) THE MAN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS. MN:     Denard Span hit a trio of triples and collected 5-RBIs while Jim Thome blasted another opposite field solo homer to h...
TIGS ZOOM INTO FIRST PLACE, BUT LOSE ZUMAYA.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 5, M 6/28/10 [ 06-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  ZUMAYA (M) LEFT THE FIELD IN MISERY<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers took a 4-0/T-1st lead and held on to beat the Twins 7-5 Monday night to leap-frog Minn...
TIGERS PITCH & PUTT PAST BRAVES.....TIGERS 10, Atlanta 4, S 6/27/10 [ 06-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  MR. LEYLAND, YOU ARE EXCUSED FOR THE REST OF THE DAY<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Tigers banged-out 17 basehits, 16 singles and a towering Brennan Boesch 2rHR (#12...
BAD CALL.....Atlanta 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 6/26/10 [ 06-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  JONES (R) LAUNCHED THE GAME'S BIG BLOW<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Braves tried to give the game to the Tigers, but the home plate umpire took it away and Atlan...
BRAVOS BEST BENGALS.....Atlanta 3, TIGERS 1, F 6/25/10 [ 06-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  OLIVER PITCHED WELL, BUT HAD LITTLE SUPPORT<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     LHP Andy Oliver became the 7th Tiger to make his MLB debut in 2010 and delivered a quality star...
TIGS SALVAGE NYC SERIES FINALE.....TIGERS 6, NY Mets 5, Th 6/24/10 [ 06-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA GOT HIMSELF AND THE TIGERS BACK ON THE WINNING TRACK<< @ NYC, NY:     The Tigers took a 6-1 lead, then had to hang on for a nail-biting 6-5 win at the...
KNUCKLED UNDER.....NY Mets 5, TIGERS 0, W 6/23/10 [ 06-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  DICKEY DOMINATED DETROIT<< @ NYC, NY:     R.A. Dickey dazzled Bengal batters all night with his sinking knuckleball and Jose Reyes fell a double shy of the cyc...
BAD APPLED.....NY Mets 14, TIGERS 6, T 6/22/10 [ 06-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  PAGAN'S B-4TH RBI-2B WAS PART OF A 4-H, 4-RBI NIGHT<< @ NYC, NY:     The New York Mets scored a season-high 14-R and topped the Tigers 14-6 Tuesday night in t...
LATE LONGBALLS LAUNCH BENGALS TO VICTORY.....TIGERS 3, Arizona 1, S 6/20/10 [ 06-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH DELIVERED ANOTHER BASH AND ANOTHER WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK: fake watches     It took a while for the Tiger bats to wake up, but whe...
TWO STREAKS STOPPED.....Arizona 6, TIGERS 5, Sa 6/19/10 [ 06-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON RETURNED TO THWART DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Two streaks came to a conclusion Saturday night in Downtown Detroit.     The Tiger 9-game h...
LUCKY SEVEN.....TIGERS 7, Arizona 5, F 6/18/10 [ 06-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  COACH GENE LAMONT (L) CONGRATS BRANDON INGE (R) ON HIS GO-AHEAD TRIPLE. UMPIRE JERRY LAYNE IS IN THE MIDDLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers couldn't beat fo...
BENGALS BANG OUT SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Washington 3, Th 6/17/10 [ 06-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  AVILA'S 2r2B STARTED THE SCORING IN THE B-2ND-INN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Jeremy Bonderman delivered a solid start, the Tigers rapped a season-high 19 basehits...
BOESCH & VERLANDER NEGATE THE NATS.....TIGERS 8, Washington 3, W 6/16/10 [ 06-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  WOW, THAT ONE'S GOING A LONG WAY!!!<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Brennan Boesch continued clubbing Wednesday night to stroke the Tigers to an 8-3 victory over Washin...
RABURN'S BLAST LIFTS BENGALS PAST NATS.....TIGERS 7, Washington 4, T 6/15/10 [ 06-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  RABURN PLAYED ROUNDERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Only in the lineup because CFielder Austin Jackson remains sidelined by back spasms and replaced late for defensiv...
DETROIT CANNON-SHOTS SINK PIRATES FOR SERIES SWEEP.....TIGERS 4, Pittsburgh 3, S 6/13/10 [ 06-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY'S GW-BLAST WAS "LONG GONE"<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Trailing 2-0 most of the day, the Tigers got a mammoth homerun in each of their last two at-bats to b...
BENGALS BEST BUCCOS IN BONUS BASEBALL.....TIGERS 4, Pittsburgh 3 (10-INN), Sa 6/12/10 [ 06-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  GIDDY GUILLEN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Carlos Guillen led-off the B-10th and turned on a 2-0 count, waist-high, inside fastball from Pirates pitcher Brendan Donn...
BOTTOM-FEEDERS BEAT BUCS.....TIGERS 6, Pittsburgh 2, F 6/11/10 [ 06-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER PUNCHED-OUT ONLY THREE PIRATES, BUT GAVE UP JUST FOUR BASEHITS<< @ COMRERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander played stopper on the mound and the usually a...
SILENT TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 3, TIGERS 0, Th 6/10/10 [ 06-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA WHIFFED TO END THE ONE TIGER THREAT<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     John Danks has been the best White Sox starter this season and was again Thursday afternoon a...
SOCKED BY SOX.....Chicago WSox 15, TIGERS 3, W 6/9/10 [ 06-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE PALE HOSERS POUNDED PORCELLO<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     While most of Chicagoland watched on TV as the Blackhawks won their first Stanley Cup since 1961, the 21,9...
BIG 7TH-INNING GIVES BENGALS THE BALLGAME.....TIGERS 7, Chicago WSox 2, T 6/8/10   [ 06-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH (R) ROUNDS THIRD AFTER HIS BASH OFF OF THORNTON (#37 at L)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Back-to-back homeruns by Brennan Boesch and Carlos Guillen capped a 6-R/...
KC CLUBS BONDO.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 2, S 6/6/10 [ 06-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONDERMAN (L) GAVE UP 7-R BEFORE LEYLAND (#10) PULLED HIM OUT<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Royals battered Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman early and often to de...
TIGS EVEN KC SERIES.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 2, Sa 6/5/10 [ 06-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA LONG-BOMBED AGAIN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers beat the Royals 4-2 Saturday night to even their weekend series 1-each.     Detroit ex...
ROYALS DINK WAY TO WIN.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 3, F 6/4/10 [ 06-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  CHEN MADE CHUMPS OF THE BENGAL BATTERS<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Booming one day, largely silent the next has been the recent Tiger bat pattern.    ...
EXTRA BASE BENGALS BATTER WAHOOS.....TIGERS 12, Cleveland 6, Th 6/3/10 [ 06-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  ORDONEZ SLID HOME IN THE B-3RD AND COLLECTED 5-RBI<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Quiet for much of the 7-game homestand, the Tiger bats errupted for 17 hits Thursday...
IMPERFECT CALL.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 0, W 6/2/10 [ 06-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  BAD CALL COSTS TIGER GALARRAGA  BASEBALL IMMORTALITY< @ COMERICA PARK:     Unbelievable.     Armando Galarraga appeared to have pitched the firs...
INDIANS EDGE DETROIT.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 2, T 6/1/10 [ 06-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRANYAN BASHED ONE OF THE TWO TRIBE TATERS< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger tumble continued Tuesday night in the opener of a 3-game home series vs Cleveland wh...
A's TAKE SERIES FINALE.....Oakland 4, TIGERS 1, M 5/31/10 [ 05-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH IS MEAT AT THE DISH AS SUZUKI APPLIES THE TAG<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Oakland A's pitching dominated Detroit for all but one meeting of the 4-game holiday...
SUPER MAX MOWS DOWN ATHLETICS.....TIGERS 10, Oakland 2, S 5/30/10 [ 05-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHERZER SAT DOWN 14 ATHLETICS ON STRIKEOUTS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer returned from Toledo with renewed life on his fastball and the Tiger offense w...
A's ANDERSON DOMINATES & TIGS DUMP DONTRELLE.....Oakland 6, TIGERS 0, Sa 5/29/10 [ 05-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  ELLIS SOLO HOMERED AND ADDED A 3-RUN DOUBLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Brett Anderson mowed down the Tiger batters to lead the Oakland A's to a 6-0 win over the Ti...
PERRY DROPS SECOND STRAIGHT.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 4, F 5/28/10 [ 05-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY TROTTED THREE TIMES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A career-high three homerun game with all four Detroit RBIs by Miguel Cabrera wasn't enough Friday night. &#...
M's PUMMEL PERRY TO SWEEP SEATTLE SERIES.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 4, W 5/26/10 [ 05-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS HAD AN EARLY HOMERUN TROT FOR THE  TIGERS<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     In a rare 2010 Tiger bullpen breakdown the Mariners scored four times in the B-8th off...
BRADLEY BEATS VERLANDER.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 3, T 5/25/10 [ 05-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRADLEY'S BELT GAVE THE MARINERS A 2-0/B-1st LEAD<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Milton Bradley the home game gave the Seattle Mariners a 5-3 win over Tiger ace Justin...
TIGERS SALVAGE CHAVEZ RAVINE FINALE.....TIGERS 6, LA Dodgers 2, S 5/23/10 [ 05-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABBY (#24 at L) WELCOMES MIGGY (R) HOME...BOTH HOMERED<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     For the third straight game the Tigers scored in the opening inning, but this ti...
DODGERS DOWN DETROIT AGAIN.....LA Dodgers 6, TIGERS 4, Sa 5/22/10 [ 05-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  AUSTIN JACKSON DUCKED THIS PITCH BUT WAS HIT IN THE HEAD BY THE NEXT ONE AND CAME OUT OF THE GAME IN THE T-8TH<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     A late Tiger rally try e...
TIGERS CAN'T DODGE HOT LA CLUB.....LA Dodgers 4, TIGERS 1, F 5/21/10 [ 05-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  JAMEY CARROLL (#14) CAN'T PREVENT DETROIT'S RAMON SANTIAGO (#39) FROM TURNING TWO<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     Baseball's hottest team stayed that way as the Los An...
BONDO SOLID TO HELP GIVE TIGS A SHORT SWEEP.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 2, Th 5/20/10 [ 05-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONDO BAFFLED THE A's BATTERS<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     Jeremy Bonderman turned in his best performance of the young year to lead the Tigers to a 5-2 Thursday matin...
VERLANDER KEEPS A's QUIET.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 1, W 5/19/10 [ 05-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER REASSERTED HIS ACE STATUS VS THE A's<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     Lefty Dallas Braden of Oakland and RHP Justin Verlander of Detroit hummed along pitching sco...
GARCIA HEX CONTINUES.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 2, T 5/18/10 [ 05-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  GARCIA BEAT HIS ONETIME TIGER TEAMMATES TUESDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger starter Rick Porcello lost for the first time this season at home while White Sox s...
ANOTHER RAINOUT.....Chicago WSox @ TIGERS, PPD, M 5/17/10 [ 05-17-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Rain claimed the opener of a two-game Downtown Detroit series between the Tigers and visiting Chicago White Sox.     The third Tiger rainout in 11 d...
LATEST TOLEDO CALL-UPS HELP TIGERS BEST BOSOX.....TIGERS 5, Boston 1, S 5/16/10 [ 05-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA GAVE THE DETROIT ROTATION A BOOST<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Post-midnight reinforcements from Toledo played part in the Tigers beating Boston 5-1 Sunday...
BENGALS BEST BOSOX IN BONUS BASEBALL, THEN MAKE MAJOR ROSTER MOVES.....TIGERS 7, Boston 6 (12-INN), Sa 5/15/10 [ 05-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  RAMIREZ (R) WALKED OFF THE FIELD AFTER ISSUING A WALKOFF WALK TO SANTIAGO (L)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger pitchers walked an even dozen Boston batters over 12-...
BIG PAPI STILL HAS PLENTY OF POP.....Boston 7, TIGERS 2, F 5/14/10 [ 05-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGER CA GERALD LAIRD (L) AND RED SOX DH DAVID ORTIZ WATCH BIG PAPI'S HUGE HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Max Scherzer was mauled again and Boston took the opene...
JV, MIGGY & ROOKIE KEY WIN OVER YANKS IN SERIES FINALE.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 0, Th 5/13/10 [ 05-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA (L) & BOESCH (R) BACK-TO-BACK HOMERED << @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger pitching notched its second 4-hit shutout over the New York Yankees in as many after...
TWINBILL SHUTOUTS.....TIGERS 2, NY Yankees 0 (Gm-1) & NYY 8, TIGERS 0 (Gm-2), W 5/12/10 [ 05-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO PITCHED A FIRST GAME GEM VS THE YANKEESS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers and New York Yankees traded shutouts as they split a Downtown Detroit day-nig...
RAINOUT.....NY Yankees @ TIGERS, PPD [ 05-11-2010 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     Tuesday night's scheduled game between the Tigers and New York Yankees was postponed postponed due to rain and impending rain. The contest will be made up Wedn...
TIGS EDGE YANKS IN SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 5, NY Yankees 4, M 5/10/10 [ 05-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOHNNY DAMON HOMERED IN HIS FIRST GAME AGAINST HIS EX-YANKEE TEAMMATES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Papa Grande struck-out the side in the T-9th to preserve a 5-4 Tig...
TRIBE THUMPS TIGS TO END DETROIT TRIP.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 4, S 5/9/10 [ 05-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  CLEVELAND'S ASDRUBAL CABRERA (#13) FORCED DETROIT'S  RAMON SANTIAGO AT 2BASE TO END BOTH THE BALLGAME AND THE TIGER ROAD TRIP<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Maggli...
IT'S ALL OVER.....San Jose 2, RED WINGS 1, Sa 5/8/10 [ 05-08-2010 ]
>>caption: PATRICK MARLEAU HAD GOOD REASON TO PUMP HIS FIST<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Sharks controlled play in the opening and closing periods, making tired Detroit chase the...
VERLANDER LEADS TIGS PAST TRIBE.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 4, Sa 5/8/10 [ 05-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  JV HAD A QUALITY START FOR HIS SECOND WIN OF THE WEEK<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Tiger ace Justin Verlander struck-out a season-high nine enemy batters and win (3-2...
RAIN WASHES AWAY NEAR WIN.....TIGERS @ Cleveland, PPD, F 5/7/10 [ 05-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  DET'S SCOTT SIZEMORE (L) SLID AROUND THE ATTEMPTED TAG TO SCORE A RUN THAT WOULD NOT COUNT<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers and Indians had completed four inn...
WINGS RIDE MULE TO MUST WIN.....RED WINGS 7, San Jose 1, Th 5/6/10 [ 05-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (#93) COMPLETES HIS NATURAL HAT TRICK OVER NABBY'S RIGHT GOALIE PAD (behind goal stick)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Johan Franzen set and tied a pile of reco...
TWINS GET FIRST EVER TARGET FIELD SWEEP BY BEATING BENGALS.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 4, W 5/5/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  AVILA (L) IS WELCOMED HOME BY SANTIAGO (R) AFTER THE SECOND OF HIS TWO SOLO HOMERS<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Rick Porcello's Wednesday afternoon start wasn't a...
BOTTOM 9TH BOO-BOO BEATS BENGALS.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 3, T 5/4/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH (#26) IS WELCOMED HOME BY SIZEMORE (#20) AFTER BRENNAN'S MAMMOTH BLAST<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     A 1-out B-9th triple by J.J. Hardy, followed by a Ryan Pe...
SHARKS SHOCK WINGS TO TAKE 3-0 SERIES LEAD.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), T 5/4/10 [ 05-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  SHARKS CONGRATULATE PATRICK MARLEAU (#12 at L)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The San Jose Sharks staged their second consecutive comeback to beat the Red Wings for...
TWINS SCORE EARLY & OFTEN.....Minnesota 10, TIGERS 4, M 5/3/10 [ 05-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  CUDDYER (#5 at L) IS WELCOMED HOME ON HIS HOMER<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Seven batters into the ballgame the Tigers had struck-out four times against Twins star...
ONE TOO MANY JOES.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3, S 5/2/10 [ 05-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOE THORNTON (#19) POTS THE GAME-WINNER PAST A DIVING JIMMY HOWARD<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Sharks scored a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals to beat the Red...
JV GIVES TIGS SWEEP OF LAA.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 1, S 5/2/10 [ 05-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  JUSTIN VERLANDER HAD HIS BEST STUFF SUNDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander came within two outs of a complete game shutout and the Tigers completed a t...
DAMON DELIVERS.....TIGERS 3, LA Angels 2, Sa 5/1/10 [ 05-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE TWO STOOGES IN A PIE-FACED MOMENT AS LAIRD (L) GOT THE DROP ON DAMON (R) << @ COMERICA PARK:     Johnny Damon picked the right time to unload his first Tig...
ROOKIES ON PARADE.....TIGERS 10, LA Angels 6, F 4/30/10 [ 04-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS (L) WELCOMES BOESCH (R) HOME AFTER THE ROOKIE SLAMMED A GRANNY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     It was milestone night for Detroit's trio of everyday lineup rookie...
SHARKS SINK WINGS IN GAME ONE.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 3, Th 4/29/10 [ 04-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  PAVELSKI (#8 at L) SCORED TWICE FOR THE SHARKS<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Sharks got a pair of power play goals from Joe Pavelski in a 4-3 win over the Red Wings...
WILLIS & RELIEVERS WHITEWASH TWINS.....TIGERS 3, Minnesota 0, Th 4/29/10 [ 04-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  THURSDAY'S D-TRAIN RIDE WAS AN EXPRESS RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Dontrelle Willis hummed along for six scoreless innings and combined with two relievers to th...
BENGAL BATTERS SPELL DOUBLE TROUBLE FOR TWINS.....TIGERS 11, Minnesota 6, W 4/28/10 [ 04-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOESCH'S TWO-RUN TWO-BAGGER PUT DETROIT AHEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:         Trailing 6-1 before the middle of the 4th-INN., the Tigers scored 10 unan...
WINGS FOIL PHOENIX.....RED WINGS 6, Phoenix 1, T 4/27/10 [ 04-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13) BEAT BRYZGALOV TWICE TO GIVE DETROIT A 2-0 LEAD PHOENIX COULDN'T TOUCH<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Red Wings coach Mike Babcock has said more times tha...
TO ERR IS TIGER.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 0, T 4/27/10 [ 04-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  RABURN'S MISPLAY BROKE THE SCORELESS DEADLOCK<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger offense was anemic, but it was Detroit's shoddy defense which ended up costing th...
TIGER BOMBS.....TIGERS 8, Texas 6, M 4/26/10 [ 04-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  INGE HOMERED TWICE AND DOUBLED FOR 3-RBI<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tigers came home happy from a grueling 11 game western road trip by scoring twice in the...
RANGERS RIP PORCELLO.....Texas 8, TIGERS 4, S 4/25/10 [ 04-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  YOUNG HAD 3-H & 5-RBI<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     Same score, different result.     After beating Texas 8-4 Saturday night, the Tigers lost to the Rangers...
SPECIAL WIN FOR COYOTES.....Phoenix 5, RED WINGS 2, S 4/25/10 [ 04-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRYZGALOV BEAT BERTUZZI (#44) FOR ONE OF HIS 31 SAVES<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Missing on a chance to bury Phoenix early, instead the Red Wings faded after the...
WINNING UGLY.....TIGERS 8, Texas 4, Sa 4/24/10 [ 04-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAMON (#18) GOT HIS FIRST TIGER STOLEN BASE IN HIS FIRST ATTEMPT OF THE YEAR<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     It was an ugly beginning, but so was the Tiger comeback as...
3RD PERIOD SURGE FOR 3RD WIN OF SERIES.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 1, F 4/23/10 [ 04-24-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK'S GOAL CRUSHED THE COYOTES<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Pavel Datsyuk and Tomas Holmstrom assisted on each other's goals just 1:10 apart and Henrik Zetterberg...
TEXAS DEATH MATCH 9TH INNING.....Texas 5, TIGERS 4, F 4/23/10 [ 04-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  RANGER ROUND-UP<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tiger bullpen scoreless streak ended at 17-INN when the pen gave the game away Friday night in the B-9th at Arlington.     The Ti...
TIGS EARN SPLIT WITH ANGELS.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 4, Th 4/22/10 [ 04-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  MATSUI (#55) HITS IT BACK AT VERLANDER (R)<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Wednesday night they scored late, Thursday night they scored early and the Tigers managed a spli...
ANOTHER CARDIAC CATS COMEBACK.....TIGERS 4, LA Angels 3, W 4/21/10 [ 04-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S LONG-BOMB TIED IT UP<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Late comebacks have highlighted an uneven start to this Tiger season and they managed an improbable one lat...
TOO BIG AN ANAHEIM MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB.....LA Angels 6, TIGERS 5, T 4/20/10   [ 04-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY MASHED A 3-RUN DOUBLE TO GET DETROIT CLOSE<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Tiger starter Rick Porcello exited early, a 6-0 defecit was too much to overcome, ex-Tiger...
SPECIAL TEAMS AND A SPECIAL GAME BY HOWARD.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 0, T 4/20/10 [ 04-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MINUS THE MASK, HOWIE MAKES THE SAVE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The first NHL playoff shutout by Jimmy Howard, a pair of goals by Henrik Zetterberg and another fr...
RODNEY'S REVENGE.....LA Angels 2, TIGERS 0, M 4/19/10 [ 04-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS MADE A CIRCUS CATCH TO END THE 4TH-INNING<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Former Tiger Fernando Rodney pitched a perfect T-9th to complete a combined shutout and a...
CABBY CARRIES TIGS TO PAC-NORTHWEST WIN.....TIGERS 4, Seattle 2, S 4/18/10 [ 04-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHERZER GOT HIS FIRST TIGER VICTORY SUNDAY AT SEATTLE<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     The Tigers wasted several scoring opportunities, but got enough runs to beat the Mar...
D-DOGS GO UP 2-1 IN GAME THREE.....Phoenix 4, RED WINGS 2, S 4/18/10 [ 04-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  PETR PRUCHA POKED THE PUCK PAST JIMMY HOWARD WITH WHAT PROVED TO BE THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     An early goal, a late goal, an end-to-end rush goal and a s...
M's DOUBLE-UP TIGS.....Seattle 4, TIGERS 2, Sa 4/17/10 [ 04-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOHNNY DAMON'S PINCH-HIT TIED THE GAME 2-2/T-7TH<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Justin Verlander gave the Tigers their longest pitching start of the season, but that wasn'...
Z's HAT TRICK EVENS SERIES.....RED WINGS 7, Phoenix 4, F 4/16/10 [ 04-16-2010 ]
>>caption: BERTUZZI (L), ZETTERBERG (M) AND FILPPULA (R) COMBINED FOR EIGHT SCORING POINTS<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Trailing three times in the contest, the Red Wings got a 3-goal...
ROAD KILLED.....Seattle 11, TIGERS 3, F 4/16/10 [ 04-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  A TWO-RUN TRIPLE BY FRANKLIN GUTIERREZ STARTED THE SEATTLE ONSLAUGHT<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     The long 11-game western road trip had a horrid start for the Tigers i...
COYOTES TAKE FIRST BITE.....Phoenix 3, RED WINGS 2, W 4/14/10 [ 04-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  DEREK MORRIS LINES UP HIS SLAPPER FOR THE GW-PPG<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     The Coyotes abused the Red Wings physically and dominated on special teams to post a 3-2...
PISTONS WIN SEASON FINALE.....PISTONS 103, Minnesota 98, W 4/14/10 [ 04-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  JAREBKO (L) AND VILLANUEVA (R) SWARM LEADING SCORER BREWER (M)<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Down 58-48 at the half and by 16-P in the 3rd-Qtr, the Pistons staged...
15 ROYALS SINGLES BEAT THE BENGALS.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 3, W 4/14/10 [ 04-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE BALL CAME LOOSE AS DeJESUS SLID UNDER LAIRD'S TAG TRY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     This time it was the Tiger bullpen which failed and the Royals relievers excell...
SIX RUNS AFTER 7TH INNING STRETCH BEATS BAD BULLPEN.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 5, T 4/13/10 [ 04-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN'S 2r2B WAS THE DIFFERENCE<<   @ COMERICA PARK:     Wild Willis was periodically on display Tuesday afternoon in his second start of the sea...
PISTONS FALL IN HOME FINALE.....Toronto 111, PISTONS 97, M 4/12/10 [ 04-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  AMIR JOHNSON (#15) LOOKS FOR A SOFT LANDING AFTER HIS DUNK<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Former Piston Amir Johnson scored a career-high 26-P to help the Toron...
SLOPPY SECOND.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 5. M 4/12/10 [ 04-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOSE GUILLEN'S 2rHR PUT THE ROYALS AHEAD TO STAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tiger four game winning streak came to an abrupt end in Detroit's second defeat of t...
OT WIN GIVES WINGS 5TH PLACE FINISH.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2 (OT), S 4/11/10 [ 04-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  STUART CELEBRATES HIS OT-GWG IN CHI-TOWN<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Brad Stuart's goal (#4) at 3:11 of overtime gave the Red Wings a 3-2 Sunday matinee win at Chicago...
CLEVELAND COLLAPSE GIVES TIGERS A SWEEP.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 8, S 4/11/10 [ 04-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN (#9) IS WELCOMED HOME BY AUSTIN JACKSON TO COMPLETE THE TIGER COMEBACK<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A Chris Perez wild pitch with 2-out in the B-9th pl...
BOBCATS END MODEST PISTON WIN STREAK.....Charlotte 99, PISTONS 95, Sa 4/10/10 [ 04-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  GORDON (L) AND HUGHES (R) LED THEIR RESPECTIVE TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:     The ball wouldn't fall for the Pistons in the closing moments, but did for...
BACK TO BC....Boston College 5, Wisconson 0, Sa 4/10/10 [ 04-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  BC BEAT THE BADGERS TO REIGN ATOP THE NCAA ICE BRACKET AGAIN<< @ FORD FIELD:     Boston College captured its second NCAA-D1 men's ice hockey championship in thre...
BONDERMAN AT THE BEGINNING, PERRY AT THE END.....TIGERS 4, Clevelans 2, Sa 4/10/10 [ 04-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONDERMAN MADE HIS COMEBACK START A GOOD ONE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger pitching and the bat of Magglio Ordonez both remained impressive in the early going a...
GORDON CARRIES DETROIT TO COOL-OFF HEAT.....PISTONS 106, Miami 99, F 4/9/10 [ 04-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  GORDON (#7) HAD HIS BEST PISTON PERFORMANCE AT MIAMI<< @ MIAMI, FL:     Ben Gordon scored a game-high and his personal season-high of 39-P to help the Pistons w...
SHUTOUT & SHOOTOUT WIN.....RED WINGS 1, Columbus 0 (SO), F 4/9/10 [ 04-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  BERTUZZI (#44) BEAT MASON WITH THE SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     Jimmy Howard stood tall in goal again and the Red Wings edged the Blue Jackets 1-0 in a...
GIFT WRAPPED HOME OPENER.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 2, F 4/9/10 [ 04-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO (M) POSTED THE TIGER HOME OPENER WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A two base, three run throwing error by Indians 3Bman Jhonny Peralta gave the Tigers a 5-2...
NCAA FROZEN FOUR SEMIS.....Th 4/8/10 [ 04-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE WISCONSIN BADGERS BURIED THE RIT TIGERS IN A CHILLY OPENER TO THE DOUBLEHEADER<<   @ FORD FIELD:     Wisconsin breezed by Rochester Institute of Techn...
LATE RUNS GIVE TIGERS RUBBER GAME WIN OVER ROYALS.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 3, Th 4/8/10 [ 04-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  CABBY CONNECTED FOR THE GAME-WINNING 3rHR<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Seven late game runs including six over the final two innings gave the Tigers a 7-3 Thursday...
EXTRA INNING COLLAPSE.....Kansas City 3, TIGERS 2 (11-INN), W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  BLOOMQUIST IS WELCOMED HOME WITH THE WINNING RUN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Shades of "Roller Coaster" Todd Jones and Fernando Rodney.     Jose Valverd...
PISTONS HANG ON TO HANG A LOSS ON HAWKS.....PISTONS 90, Atlanta 88, W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAYE (#5) GOES OVER BIBBY FOR A CAREER NIGHT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons won back-to-back games for the first time since FEB 21st--23rd by edgin...
THREE GOAL BURST EARNS WINGS THE WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 3, W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  PATRICK EAVES (R) DUKED IT OUT WITH KRIS RUSSELL (L) OF COLUMBUS IN THE 1ST-PER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A three goal outburst in a 1:16 span of the 3rd-Per ca...
SPITFIRES SWEEP PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 3, WHALERS 2 (OT), W 4/7/10 [ 04-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  SPITS MOB SCOTT TIMMINS BEHIND WHALER GOALER SCOTT WEDGEWOOD<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     With starting goaltender Matt Hackett on suspension for a game three matc...
PISTONS POWER PAST 6ERS.....PISTONS 124, Philadelphia 103, T 4/6/10 [ 04-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  CHARLIE V (R) SHOOTS OVER PHILLY'S JASON SMITH (#14)<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Pistons had to pick on a fellow NBA-East weakling to end their losing skid and...
GERMAN SUB SINKS WHALERS.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 0, M 4/5/10 [ 04-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  MITCHELL (#71) SCORED TWICE AGAIN ON HACKETT IN THE PLYMOUTH NETS<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Spitfires took a commanding 3-0 second round playoff series lead as...
SIX PACK 7TH INNING LIFTS TIGERS TO O-DAY WIN.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 4, M 4/5/10 [ 04-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGERS ZOOMED PAST KC IN THE 7TH-INN TO MAKE JOEL ZUMAYA THE O-DAY WINNER<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The aces were on the hill on Opening Day where the top two...
FLY-OVER.....Philadelphia 4, RED WINGS 3, S 4/4/10 [ 04-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  BOUCHER (L) BACKSTOPPED THE FLYERS AT CRUNCH TIME<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Red Wings negated a 2-goal/ 1st-Per deficit, but couldn't overcome anther such d...
SPITS GET PAST PLYMOUTH AGAIN.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 3, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  MATT HACKETT MADE 51-SV  IN GOAL FOR PLYMOUTH<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA     Dale Mitchell scored twice and Ryan Ellis collected three assists as Windsor beat the...
TUMBLE TICKER REACHES 11.....Atlanta 91, PISTONS 85, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  ATL's JAMAL CRAWFORD (L) GOES AROUND DET's BEN GORDON<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Pistons lost their 11th in a row and for the 18th time in the last 20 games, 91-...
THE BUTLER DID IT.....Butler 52, Michigan State 50, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  GREEN'S LAST FG TRY DIDN'T FALL FOR MSU<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     A local favorite has advanced to the NCAA-D1 men's basketball title game for a second straigh...
FIVE HOMERS NOT ENOUGH.....Milwaukee 13, TIGERS 12, Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  WEINHARDT'S BOBBLE COSTS THE CONTEST<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     Tiger RHander Rick Porcello had a near-perfect final tuneup, but otherwise the Tigers had pitching...
SUTER LIFTS PREDS PAST WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), Sa 4/3/10 [ 04-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK  (L) SKATED PAST THE PREDS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings and Predators had to play extra time for a second consecutive Saturday.  ...
EARLY RUNS AS BREWS BEAT BENGALS.....Milwaukee 3, TIGERS 2, F 4/2/10 [ 04-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHERZER THREW HIS LAST PRACTICE PITCHES FRIDAY<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     All the scoring came in the first 2-INN as the Brewers beat the Tigers 3-2 Friday night a...
THE SUNS, THE ANTI-PISTONS.....Phoenix 109, PISTONS 94, F 4/2/10 [ 04-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  GRANT HILL SCORED ON HIS ONETIME TEAM<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Suns took control in the 2nd- Qtr, won each quarter and beat the Pistons 109-94 Frida...
WINGS EDGE JACKETS.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 2, Th 4/1/10 [ 04-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  TODD BERTUZZI (R) GOES AROUND CBS DEF MARC METHOT (#3)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Blue Jackets and Red Wings met Thursday night at The Joe for the first of th...
SPITS TAKE SERIES OPENER.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 1, Th 4/1/10 [ 04-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCOTT TIMMINS (#77) STARTED THE NIGHT'S SCORING<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Spitfires scored the game's first three goals and went on to beat the Whalers 5-1 Thur...
TIGERS WIN TWINBILL IN FLORIDA FINALE.....TIGERS (ss) 4, Atlanta 1...&...TIGERS (ss) 4, HOUSTON 2, Th 4/1/10 [ 04-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGER PROSPECT SSTOP GUSAVO NUNEZ FLASHES THE LEATHER AGAINST THE ASTROS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:   In their final Lakeland exhibition this spring the Tigers topp...
SCORCHED PISTONS.....Miami 98, PISTONS 81, W 3/31/10 [ 03-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  BEASLEY BATTERED THE PISTONS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     As fast start fizzled fast for the Pistons and the Heat beat Detroit 98-81 Wednesday night at the Pa...
VERLANDER CUFFED IN FINAL TUNE-UP.....TIGERS 8, Pittsburgh 5, W 3/31/10 [ 03-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  JOHNNY DAMON HAD 3-H & 3-RBI WEDNESDAY<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Pirates hit Tiger ace Justin Verlander with a 5-spot in the T-4th, but the Tiger bat...
STUART SAVES WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Edmonton 4, T 3/30/10 [ 03-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (L) HAD A GOAL AD AN ASSIST FOR DETROIT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings blew a 4-0 lead, but got a video-confirmed goal by Brad Stuart with just...
TIGERS TRADE GUM TIME, WATCH MIGGY DROP BOMBS & WILLIS MELTDOWN, THEN BEAT BALTIMORE.....TIGERS 10, Baltimore 9, T 3/30/10 [ 03-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  NATE ROBERTSON (file photo)<< @ SARASOTA, FL:     The Tigers settled their pitching rotation by trading Nate Robertson to Florida [see "EXTRA INNINGS" below]...
TIGS TIE TORONTO.....TIGERS 2, Toronto 2, M 3/29/10 [ 03-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY'S BALL OFF THE WALL TIED THE BALLGAME<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:     The Tigers and Toronto Blue Jays played to a 2-2 Grapefruit LGE tie Monday afternoon.  ...
M-MEN ICED IN DOUBLE OVERTIME.....Miami-of-OH 3, MICHIGAN 2 (2/OT), S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  CONNOR KNAPP MADE 55-SV FOR THE REDHAWKS, INCLUDING THIS ONE OF UM's MATT RUST (#19)<<   @ FT. WAYNE, IN:     Michigan thought it had the game won, but aft...
BULL-IED.....Chicago 110, PISTONS 103, S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  DERRICK ROSE (#1) HOOPS PAST DETROIT'S WILL BYNUM (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons lost to Chicago Sunday evening, 110-103.     Ba...
ONE MORE FINAL FOUR.....MICHIGAN STATE 70, Tennessee 69, S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  SUMMERS SOARED TO A GAME-HIGH 21-P PERFORMANCE<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     In a start to finish nail-biter, Michigan State edged Tennessee 70-69 Sunday afternoon to...
ANOTHER TIGER/YANKEE WASHOUT.....TIGERS @ NY Yankees, CAN'D, S 3/28/10 [ 03-28-2010 ]
@ TAMPA, FL:     Exhibitions don't count anyway, so when the Tigers and Yankees were stopped by rain in the B-4th the unofficial game was four outs away from being an official contes...
KRONWALL KO's PREDS..... RED WINGS 1, Nashville 0 (SO), Sa 3/27/10 [ 03-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  KRONWALL GOT THE WINNER UNDERNEATH RINNE<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:     Niklas Kronwall's first career shootout attempt was a winner and gave Detroit a critical 1-0...
WOLVERINES SKATE TO ELITE 8.....MICHIGAN 5, Bemidji State 1, Sa 3/27/10 [ 03-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  UM's CARL HAGELIN HAD TWO GOALS AND AN ASSIST SATURDAY<< @ FT. WAYNE, IN:     Michigan beat Bemidji State 5-1 Saturday night in the NCAA-D1 men's ice hockey Sw...
THAMES TOPS TIGS WITH LONGBALL.....NY Yankees 2, TIGERS 1, Sa 3/27/10 [ 03-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAMON SLID HOME WITH THE LONE TIGER TALLY<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Marcus Thames blasted a T-4th leadoff homerun to snap a 1-all tie and give the New Yo...
ELITE SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN STATE 59, Northern Iowa 52, F 3/26/10 [ 03-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  MSU's DELVON ROE BATTLES No. IOWA's JORDAN EGLSEDER FOR A LOOSE BALL<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     Michigan State staged a 2nd-H rally to beat Northern Iowa 59-52 an...
WINGS WIPE-OUT WILD.....RED WINGS 6, Minnesota 2, F 3/26/10 [ 03-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM (L) AND FRANZEN (R) COMBINED FOR HALF OF DETROIT'S HALF DOZEN GOALS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A four goal blitz in the 2nd-Per carried the Red Wings t...
EVEN JERSEY BEATS THE PISTONS.....New Jersey 118, PISTONS 110, F 3/26/10 [ 03-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  LOPEZ (R) REBOUNDS OVER MAXIELL<< @ E. RUTHERFORD, NJ:     The Pistons lost their seventh in a row and 14th in their last 16 by dropping a 118-110 Friday nigh...
PLYMOUTH SENDS HOUNDS HOME.....WHALERS 6, Sault Ste. Marie 2, F 3/26/10 [ 03-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE PUCK IS IN THE NET (L) AS McRAE GOT THE WHALER GAME-WINNER<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Tied 1-1 after one period, the Whalers took over by scoring the game's n...
NMU IS ICED IN DOUBLE-OT.....St. Cloud State 4, NORTHERN MICH 3 (2/OT), F 3/26/10 [ 03-26-2010 ]
@ St. PAUL, MN:     In a semi-home game, St. Cloud State of Minnesota ousted Northern Michigan from the NCAA-D1 men's ice hockey "Sweet 16" Friday evening, but had to go to double ov...
BRAVES BEST BENGALS.....Atlanta 5, TIGERS 3, F 3/26/10 [ 03-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  McCANN TAGS LAIRD AT THE PLATE IN THE T-4TH<< @ DISNEY WORLD, FL:     Detroit's five game Grapefruit LGE winning streak was stopped Friday afternoon with a 5-...
TIGS TAKE TWO.....TIGERS 5 (ss), Toronto 1...TIGERS (ss) 8, Washington 2, Th 3/25/10 [ 03-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  D-TRAIN SURVIVED A SHAKY T-!ST TO GET THE GAME ONE WIN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The old Dontrelle "Wild" Willis returned Thursday afternoon, but he was ab...
FIL FILLS THE NET.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 2, W 3/24/10 [ 03-24-2010 ]
>>caption: FILPPULA (L) AND HANK (#40) CELEBRATE THE EMPTY-NET CLINCHER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Valtteri Filppula scored a pair of 3rd-Per goals to snap a 2-all tie and give...
SEGUIN KEYS PLYMOUTH COMEBACK.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 3, W 3/24/10 [ 03-24-2010 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     Trailing 3-1 after the opening period the Plymouth Whalers scored the game's final four goals including three in the 3rd-Per for a 5-3 Wednesday night w...
GRANGER GUIDES PACERS TO SWEEP OF PISTONS.....Indiana 98, PISTONS 83, T 3/23/10 [ 03-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  PISTONS KWAME BROWN (L) AND RODNEY STUCKEY (R) BATTLE FOR A REBOUND IN FRONT DAHNTAY JONES (#1) OF INDIANA<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Indiana Pacers co...
WHALERS ROUT THE SOO.....WHALERS 8, Sault Ste. Marie 1, T 3/23/10 [ 03-23-2010 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:    Plymouth took a 3-0 lead into first intermission and went on to score an 8-1 Tuesday night win at Sault Ste. Marie.     The Whalers lead the G...
BENGALS SWAT NATS.....TIGERS 6, Washington 2, T 3/23/10 [ 03-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE (file photo)<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers scored all six of their runs via a dozen hits off Nationals starter Scott Olsen and beat Was...
WINGS SEND PENS HOME POUTING.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 1, M 3/22/10 [ 03-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG WAS GREAT AT BOTH ENDS OF THE ICE AND WAS SELECTED THE GAME'S #1 STAR<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg set up the first Detroit goal and s...
TIGS SLUG JAYS.....TIGERS 8, Toronto 2, M 3/22/10 [ 03-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  INGE (#15) HIT A 3rHR FOR HIS FIRST ROUND-TRIPPER<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:     The Tigers got a T-1st/3rHR by Brandon Inge (#1) and went on to beat the Blue Jays 8-2 M...
HISTORIC CAVS SWEEP.....Cleveland 104, PISTONS 79, S 3/21/10 [ 03-21-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAX (#54) HAD GAME-HIGHS IN POINTS & REBOUNDS, BUT HAD LITTLE HELP AGAINST THE CAVALIERS< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Cavaliers completed their first regular seaso...
LUCAS HURT, LUCIOUS DELIVERS.....MICHIGAN STATE 85, Maryland 83, S 3/21/10 [ 03-21-2010 ]
>>caption: LUCIOUS SINKS AS HELPLESS TERPS WATCH<< @ SPOKANE, WA:     Subbing for injured point guard Kalin Lucas, Korie Lucious sank a straight-on 3-point buzzer beater to...
RAIN-OUT.....TIGERS @ NY Yankees, CAN'D, S 3/21/10 [ 03-21-2010 ]
@ TAMPA, FL:     Shortly after the Tigers got off the bus at Steinbrenner Stadium they got back on for a return trip to Tigertown when heavy rains in the Tampa Bay area cancelled Sun...
WINGS CLOCK CANUCKS.....RED WINGS 4, Vancouver 3 (OT), Sa 3/20/10 [ 03-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  ZED (M) GETS CONGRATS ON THE WINNER IN VANCOUVER<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:     The Red Wings got a game-winning goal from Henrik Zetterberg with 0.3- sec left in overt...
PLYMOUTH POWERS PAST HOUNDS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2, Sa 3/20/10 [ 03-20-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     A pair of power play goals and a clinching empty netter highlighted the Whaler scoring in a 5-2 Saturday night home ice win over Sault Ste. Marie.   &#...
LUCKY 7.....CCHA .....Sa 3/20/10 [ 03-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  NMU's ALAN DORICH (#2) HITS UM's LOUIE CAPORUSSO, BUT THE WILDCATS COULDN'T KEEP THE WOLVERINE FORWARD IN CHECK ALL NIGHT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Junior center...
DOUBLE TROUBLE.....TIGERS 3, Philadelphia 0, Sa 3/20/10 [ 03-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN ROBBED PHILLY'S CODY RANSOM WITH THIS T-3RD CATCH IN LEFTFIELD<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Five Tiger pitchers combined on a six-hit shutout...
OILERS BEAT WINGS IN A SHOOTOUT.....Edmonton 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), F 3/19/10 [ 03-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  RAFALSKI SCORED WITH A HALF SECOND LEFT IN REGULATION<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:     A poor first period and another shootout failure cost the Red Wings a 3-2 Friday...
STUCK & BIG BEN RETURN, BUT PACERS EDGE PISTONS.....Indiana 106, PISTONS 102, F 3/19/10 [ 03-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  GRANGER WAS GAME-HIGH WITH 29 PACER POINTS<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Danny Granger of the Pacers and Rodney Stuckley & Ben Wallace of the Pistons all returned...
LATE GOAL SINKS WHALERS.....Sault Ste. Marie 3, WHALERS 2, F 3/19/10 [ 03-19-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Daniel Catenacci scored (#1) with just 2:48 remaining in regulation to snap a 2-all tie and give Sault Ste. Marie a 3-2 win at Plymouth in the opening contest...
CCHA SEMIS.....F 3/19/10 [ 03-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  WILDCATS WIN IN OT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Swedish import Greger Hanson scored (#16) 1:07 into overtime and Northern Michigan reached the CCHA Finals for the f...
C-HOOP.....F 3/19/10 [ 03-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS (#1) LED MSU PAST THE AGGIES<< @ SPOKANE, WA:     Michigan State survived a 2nd-H slump to edge New Mexico State 70-67 in NCAA first round tournament pla...
TIGERS GO WINLESS IN TWINBILL.....NY Yankees (ss) 6, TIGERS (ss) 2...&...TIGERS (ss) 4, Atlanta 4 (10-INN),  F 3/19/10 [ 03-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO'S PERFECT SPRING WAS RUINED BY THE YANKS<< @ TAMPA, FL:     Rick Porcello was scored upon for the first time in his four spring starts and the Tigers...
LAST LICKS WIN, WILLIS BACK & GALARRAGA FARMED, TIGERS 5, Houston 4, Th 3/18/10 [ 03-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  DONTRELLE WILLIS (file photo)<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Three consecutrive 2-out/B-9th singles snapped a tie and gave the Tigers a 5-4 Thursday matinee wi...
BENGALS DOUBLE-UP BUCS.....TIGERS 6, Pittsburgh 3, W 3/17/10 [ 03-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  NATE ROBERTSON (file photo)<< @ BRADENTON, FL:     The Tigers didn't exactly maximize their opportunities, but did enough to beat the Pirates 6-3 Wednesaday afte...
PRINCE LEADS DETERMINED EFFORT IN PALACE LOSS TO THE CAVS.....Cleveland 113, PISTONS 101, T 3/16/10 [ 03-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  KING JAMES (#23) FLEW BY THE PALACE PRINCE (#22)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After a pathetic performance in Boston Monday night, another was forecast for...
PHILS GO DEEP.....Philadelphia 6, TIGERS 1, T 3/16/10 [ 03-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  AUSTIN JACKSON BOOSTED HIS SPRING BA TO .433 TUESDAY<< @ CLEARWATER, FL:     The Phillies hit a pair of  homers off Tiger ace Justin Verlander and three in...
HUGE WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Calgary 1, M 3/15/10 [ 03-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  HOWARD STOPPED A GLENCROSS PENALTY SHOT<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:     It was a playoff-type game in the fight for the final playoff spot in the NHL Western Conference...
BOSTON BATTERS PISTONS.....Boston 119, PISTONS 93, M 3/15/10 [ 03-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  PISTON MEDICS HELP PRINCE (towel over face at left)<< @ BOSTON, MA:     Boston got off to a fast start, Tayshaun Prince got hurt early and the Pistons didn't...
TIGERS HOMER EARLY, RALLY LATE.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 7, M 3/15/10 [ 03-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY HIT ONE OF THE THREE TIGER TATERS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     After letting an early 3-0 lead get away the Tigers scored four times with 2-outs in th...
WHALERS LOSE SEASON FINALE, BUT SEGUIN TIES FOR SCORING TITLE.....Saginaw 4, WHALERS 1, S 3/14/10 [ 03-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  SEGUIN (2nd from L) CELEBRATES HIS 48TH GOAL AND A SHARE OF THE SCORING CROWN<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Saginaw Spirit beat the Plymouth Whalers 4-1 Sunday...
JACKSON STARS, PORCELLO SOLID FOR BENGALS.....TIGERS 9, Tampa Bay 6, S 3/14/10   [ 03-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  MAGGLIO ORDONEZ (L) WELCOMES AUSTIN JACKSON (R) HOME FOR THE 2ND OF HIS 3 RUNS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers survived a trio of wind- assisted Tam...
HAWKS HUMBLE PISTONS.....Atlanta 112, PISTONS 99, Sa 3/13/10 [ 03-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  FORMER UM WOLVERINE JAMAL CRAWFORD DUNKS ON DETROIT<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     It was over almost as soon as it began.     Atlanta raced to a 28-7 late 1st-...
DREW'S TEAM WINS MILLER FAMILY REUNION.....RED WINGS 3, Buffalo 2 (OT), Sa 3/13/10 [ 03-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  RYAN MILLER (L) STOPS JOHAN FRANZEN<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Miller Clan came down from East Lansing to watch brothers Drew of the Red Wings do battle with...
SPLIT SQUAD, SPLIT DECISION.....TIGERS(ss) 6, NY Yankees 2; NY Mets 9, TIGERS (ss) 1, Sa 3/13/10 [ 03-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  DAMON (file photo) WENT DEEP AGAINST HIS FORMER YANKEE MATES<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Detroit's home squad in a Saturday afternoon split squad twinbill s...
FAST START CARRIES PISTONS OVER WIZ.....PISTONS 101, Washington 87, F 3/12/10 [ 03-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  BYNUM (#12) WORKED HIS MAGIC AGAINST THE WIZARDS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons raced to a 56-40 halftime lead and held the visitors almost even...
GREYHOUNDS GET BY PLYMOUTH IN OVERTIME.....Sault Ste. Marie 2, WHALERS 1 (OT), F 3/12/10 [ 03-12-2010 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     DEF Jacob Muzzin scored (#15) just 47-sec into overtime to give the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds a 2-1 home ice win over the Plymouth Whalers Friday ni...
WASHOUT.....Philadelphia (ss) @ TIGERS, CAN'D, F 3/12/10 [ 03-12-2010 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     A second consecutive day of heavy rain in central Florida forced cancellation of the Philadelphia Phillies split squad at the Tigers in Lakeland Friday...
C-HOOP.....F 3/12/10 [ 03-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  TURNER (#21) SENT THE WOLVERINES BACK HOME<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     An incredible coaching blunder by John Beilein cost Michigan its chance to upset top-seeded...
SOLID WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Minnesota 1, Th 3/11/10 [ 03-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE WILD WATCHED AS "Z" (R) SCORED<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Johan Franzen scored a pair of goals in a 5-1 one-sided win over the offensively challenged Minneso...
SPITS CLINCH OHL WEST WITH WIN OVER PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 6, WHALERS 4, Th 3/11/10 [ 03-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  WINDSOR'S ERIC WELLWOOD OUTRACED PLYMOUTH TO THE PUCK<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Spitfires scored three unanswered 3rd-Per goals to overcome the Whalers 6-4 Thu...
M MEN STAY ALIVE.....MICHIGAN 59, Iowa 52, Th 3/11/10 [ 03-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  HARRIS KEPT UM's HOPES ALIVE, AT LEAST FOR A DAY<<   @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Two Man Crew kept the Michigan Wolverines' men's basketball season alive Thur...
PHILS BEAT JV.....Philadelphia 4, TIGERS 0, Th 3/11/10 [ 03-11-2010 ]
@ CLEARWATER, FL:     The NL Champion Phillies scored a pair of runs off Tiger ace Justin Verlander in the B-3rd and went on to defeat Detroit 4-0 Thursday afternoon.    ...
SAME OLD TUNE, JAZZ DEFEAT DETROIT.....Utah 115, PISDTONS 104, W 3/10/10 [ 03-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  UTAH'S DERON WILLIAMS (L) DRIVES AROUND WILL BYNUM (R) OF DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Utah Jazz continued their domination of the Detroit Pisto...
WELCOME BACK.....NY Yankees 9, TIGERS 8, W 3/10/10 [ 03-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON AND LEYLAND TOGETHER AGAIN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Tiger fans warmly welcomed Curtis Granderson back to Lakeland, even though he reached ba...
GRIZZLIES GO TO THE BIG DANCE.....OAKLAND 76, IUPUI 64, T 3/9/10 [ 03-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  NELSON (L) WAS NAMED TOURNAMENT MVP FOR HIS CAREER-NIGHT<< @ SIOUX FALLS, SD:     Oakland University earned its second ever NCAA-D1 men's basketball tournament b...
BURNT WINGS.....Calgary 4, RED WINGS 2, T 3/9/10 [ 03-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  IGINLA (R) SCORED ON HOWARD (L) TO SPARK THE FLAMES<<   @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Red Wings fans who have grown to expect a playoff team every spring is assu...
STRASBURG SHINES BUT TIGERS WIN.....TIGERS 9, Washington 4, 3/9/10 [ 03-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  BONUS BABY STRASBURG<< @ VIERA, FL:     The story of the day was the much anticipted debut of 2009 overall #1 draft pick Stephen Strasburg, but the story of the...
CUSHINGBERRY CARRIES OAKLAND TO SUMMIT FINALS.....OAKLAND 71, IPFW 58, M 3/8/10 [ 03-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  CUSHINGBERRY'S SEASON-HIGH 35-MINS OF PT PRODUCED HIS SEASON'S BEST 23-P EFFORT<< @ SIOUS FALLS, SD:     The Oakland men's basketball team continued to set sc...
BRAVES SCALP SCHERZER.....Atlanta 12, TIGERS 4, M 3/8/10 [ 03-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  BLUE MAX<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Off-season Tiger acquisition Max Scherzer is exprected to be the #3 rotation starter for Detroit this season.  ...
PISTONS END LATEST SKID.....PISTONS 110, Houston 107 (OT), S 3/7/10 [ 03-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE HAD A GAME-HIGH OF 29-P, BUT NONE IN THE OT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     They had to work overtime to do it, but the Pistons snapped their six game lo...
MSU MAULS MICHIGAN.....MICHIGAN STATE 64, MICHIGAN 48, S 3/7/10 [ 03-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN (#2) HAD PERSONALLY OUTSCORED UM BY EARLY IN THE 2ND HALF<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     It took "Senior Day" to bring out the best in Raymar Morgan.   &...
JAYS BASH BONDO.....Toronto 8, TIGERS 5, S 3/7/10 [ 03-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  RUIZ (L) HIT A GRANNY OFF OF BONDO (R)<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:     The Blue Jays scored half a dozen runs off Tiger starter Jeremy Bondrerman in the B-1st and add...
WINGS EDGE HAWKS.....RED WINGS 5, Chicago 4, S 3/7/10 [ 03-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13) WAS EVERYWHERE, INCLUDING THE PENALTY BOX<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     A five goal middle period was enough to overcome a Hat Trick by Chicago's Andrew...
SECOND STRAIGHT SHUTOUT, WHALERS 4, Saginaw 0, Sa 3/6/10 [ 03-07-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Whalers goalie Matt Hackett made 31-SV for his second shutout in as many nights and third of the OHL season as the Whalers defeated Sagoinaw 4-0 Saturday night...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/6/10 [ 03-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  KEITH BENSON (#34) DUB-DUBBED FOR OAKLAND AGAIN<< @ SIOUX FALLS, SD:     Oakland University matched school records of 24 victories in a men's basketball season...
BENGALS BATTER BIRDS.....TIGERS 9, Baltimore 5, Sa 3/6/10 [ 03-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  TIGER MGR JIM LEYLAND DRESSED FOR FLORIDA WEATHER?<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers knocked Baltimore starter Kevin Millwood off the hill before th...
HELM HELPS WINGS PAST PREDS.....RED WINGS 5, Nashville 2, F 3/5/10 [ 03-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  THIS GOAL BY HELM PROVED TO BE THE GAME-WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings bounced back from a home ice stinker vs Vancouver Wednesday (that left coa...
CAVS OVERCOME PISTONS AFTER STUCKEY GOES TO HOSPITAL.....Cleveland 99, PISTONS 92, F 3/5/10 [ 03-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY STRETCHERED OFF THE FLOOR<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Cavaliers extended their winning streak to six games and Detroit's losing streak to six in a 99-9...
WHALERS WHITEWASH HOUNDS.....WHALERS 3, Sault Ste. Marie 0, F 3/5/10 [ 03-05-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Plymouth snapped a three game losing skid with a 3-0 shutout over visiting Sault Ste. Marie Friday night.     Matt Hackett made 25-SV for his secon...
TITANS MARCH ON.....UDM 62, Wisc-Green Bay 53, F 3/5/10 [ 03-05-2010 ]
@ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Without a win in the Horizon LGE men's basketball tournament since 2006, the Detroit Titans have two in 2010 and now need two more to win the title and an au...
LITTLE PUNCH, LOTS OF JUDY.....TIGERS 17, Houston 7, F 3/5/10 [ 03-05-2010 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     At first glance at the final score it appears the wind was blowing out toward Lake Parker Friday in Lakeland.     However, the only homer in...
MSU HANGS ON TO EDGE N-LIONS.....MICHIGAN STATE 67, Penn State 65, Th 3/4/10 [ 03-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS GRABBED A LOOSE BALL VS PENN STATE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     In a closer than expected contest the #11 nationally ranked Michigan State Spartans held off Bi...
BLUE JAYS BACK-UPS BATTER TIGER HURLERS.....Toronto 9, TIGERS 7, Th 3/4/10 [ 03-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  DONTRELLE DELIVERED, BUT THE JAYS COULDN'T PUT UP A CROOKED NUMBER AGAINST WILLIS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers lost their Graperfruit LGE home ope...
KNICKS DOMINATE DETROIT.....New York 128, PISTONS 104, W 3/3/10 [ 03-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  WALKER (#5) HAD A CAREER NIGHT VS THE PISTONS<< @ NYC, NY:     Little defense was played by either side as the New York Knicks ran by the slumping Pistons 128-...
CANUCKS WHIZ BY WINGS.....Vancouver 6, RED WINGS 3, W 3/3/10 [ 03-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  AS THE PUCK (M) BOUNCED BACK OUT OF THE NET, ALEX BURROWS (L) AND HENRIK SEDIN (R) CELEBRATED VANCOUVER'S SECOND GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings re...
MIXED RESULTS.....TIGERS 7, Toronto 6, W 3/3/10 [ 03-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  AS IN DAYS PAST, BONDO WAS DETROIT'S "OPENING DAY" SP<<   @ DUNEDIN, FL:     After a "B" game win over Florida Southern College Tuesday, the Tigers opened...
ANGRY CELTICS HAND PISTONS FOURTH STRAIGHT DEFEAT.....Boston 105, PISTONS 100, T 3/2/10 [ 03-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  CELTICS SURROUND RODNEY STUCKEY (M)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons' one game stay back home at the Palace was not a pleasant one.    ...
C-HOOP.....T 3/2/10 [ 03-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  SIMS HAD 23-P FOR UM<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan ended a three game losing skid on "Senior Night" in Ann Arbor with a one-sided 83-55 win over Minnesota Tues...
TIGER PAWS STOMP MOCCASINS.....TIGERS 13, Florida Southern 1, T 3/2/10 [ 03-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  THIS KALINE PLAYED AGAINST THE TIGERS ON TUESDAY<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     It was 73 degrees and cloudy in Lakeland, FL when the Tigers took the field for...
SPIRIT DOUBLES-UP WHALERS.....Saginaw 6, WHALERS 3, T 3/2/10 [ 03-02-2010 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:     Saginaw staged a Spirited 3rd-Per rally to snap a 3-all tie for a 6-3 Tuesday mid-day win over the Whalers.     The decision extended Plymouth's losin...
WINGS RETURN WITH WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 2, M 3/1/10 [ 03-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  FOOTE (#52) WANTED TO DANCE WITH HOLMSTROM (#96) WHO POLITELY DECLINED<< @ DENVER, CO:     The Olympic break continued Monday for all the NHL teams except Detro...
MSU BULLIES BACK INTO BIG TEN TITLE PICTURE.....MICHIGAN STATE 53, Purdue 44, S 1/28/10 [ 02-28-2010 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN (#2) HELPED LIFT MSU PAST PURDUE<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Michigan State dominated the boards at both ends of the court and beat Purdue 53-44 Sunday....
WARRIORS HOLD ON & DOWN DETROIT.....Golden State 95, PISTONS 88, Sa 2/27/10 [ 02-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE (#22) LED DETROIT IN BOTH SCORING & ASSISTS<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     The Pistons ended a 1-3 western road trip with their third straight defeat, a 95-88 late...
GUELPH GETS BY PLYMOUTH.....Guelph 3, WHALERS 2, Sa 2/27/10 [ 02-27-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Guelph handed Plymouth its only February home ice loss, 3-2 Saturday night.     Plymouth bombarded Guelph goalie Brandon Foote with 44-SOG for 42-...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/27/10 [ 02-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  OSU's EVAN TURNER (#21) DRIVES AGAINST UofM's STU DOUGLASS (#1)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     Cold-shooting Michigan couldn't keep up with the #9 nationally ranked Buc...
HEX HALTED.....Denver 107, PISTONS 102, F 2/26/10 [ 02-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS HOOPS AGAINST HIS EX-DETROIT MATES<< @ DENVER, CO:     The Pistons let it get away late and lost 107-102 at Denver Friday night to dip to 1-2 on their f...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/25/10 [ 02-25-2010 ]
caption:  XAVIER KEELING (file photo)<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Detroit Titans sank 7-of-9 in 3-point attempts before halftime to take an 11-point lead that stood up at the...
SPITS DOUBLE-UP PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 6, WHALERS 3, Th 2/25/10 [ 02-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE SPITFIRES SWARMED AROUND PLYMOUTH GOALIE MATT HACKETT (R) ALL NIGHT<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     A three goal middle period carried the OHL Western Conference leadi...
PISTONS CLIPPED OUT WEST.....LA Clippers 97, PISTONS 91, W 2/24/10   [ 02-25-2010 ]
>>caption:  LAC's ERIC GORDON (#10) GOT AROUND DET's BEN GORDON (#7)<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Pistons couldn't manage western wins on back-to-back nights and lost at th...
EASY WIN IN SAC-TOWN.....PISTONS 101, Sacramento 89, T 2/23/10 [ 02-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON RIPPED THE KINGS FOR A 30-P EFFORT<< @ SACRAMENTO, CA:     The Pistons had a rare laugher late night Tuesday with a 101-89 win at Sacramento in the ope...
C-HOOP.....T 2/23/10 [ 02-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS' DOUBLE-DOUBLE WASN'T ENOUGH FOR MICHIGAN<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Illinois ended its two game losing skid while Michigan dropped its second consecuti...
UNIQUE OVERTIME WIN.....PISTONS 109, San Antonio 101 (OT), S 2/21/10 [ 02-21-2010 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) TOPPED THE DETROIT SCORING VS SAN ANTONIO<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons trailed 94-93 as overtime began, then went on an angry 8-2 surge...
PLYMOUTH ROUTS SARNIA.....WHALERS 11, Sarnia 3, S 2/21/10 [ 02-21-2010 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:     The Whalers completed a home-&-home weekend series sweep of the Sting with an 11-3 Sunday matinee win at Sarnia.     Tied 1-all midway through the ope...
BUCKEYES BOUNCE SPARTANS OUT OF BIG TEN LEAGUE LEAD.....Ohio State 74, MICHIGAN STATE 67, S 2/21/10 [ 02-21-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS (#1) AND MSU STRUGGLED VS DIEBLER (#33) AND OHIO STATE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Ohio State led most of the way Sunday afternoon to beat Michigan State 7...
PLYMOUTH STOPS STING WITH THREE UNANSWERED GOALS.....WHALERS 5, Sarnia 2, Sa 2/20/10 [ 02-20-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Beau Schmitz scored twice in the 2nd-Per (#6 & #7), the second on the power play, and Tyler Seguin added a PPG (#43) with 3:29 to play to give the Whalers a 5...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/20/10 [ 02-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  SENIOR CO-CAPTAINS JONES (L) AND NELSON (R) LED OU TO A SECOND STRAIGHT LEAGUE TITLE<< @ O'RENA:     Oakland University won its second consecutive Summit LGE men's basketba...
BALANCED BUCKS BEAT PISTONS.....Milwaukee 91, PISTONS 85, F 2/19/10 [ 02-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  SALMONS (#15) SCORED PAST DETROIT'S CHARLIE VILLANUEVA (#31)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Six Bucks scored in double figures and Milwaukee downed the Pistons...
PLYMOUTH SKATES PAST ST. MIKE'S.....WHALERS 6, Mississauga 2, F 2/19/10 [ 02-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  TYLER SEGUIN (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Although outshot in each period and 43-27 for the game, the Whalers got a pair of goals in each frame to defeat...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/18/10 [ 02-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  HUDSON (in white) HAD A CAREER-HIGH 22-P FOR THE GRIZZLIES<< @ O'RENA:     Senior Johnathon Jones scored a new season-high of 25-P to lead Oakland past South D...
HOWARD'S MAGIC BEATS PISTONS.....Orlando 116, PISTONS 91, W 2/17/10 [ 02-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  HOWARD DUNKED AGAIN AND AGAIN AND AGAIN<< @ ORLANDO, FL:     Orlando's lone All-Star at Sunday's NBA All-Star Game displayed All-Star form Wednesday night when...
C-HOOP.....W 2/17/10 [ 02-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  EULIS STEPHENS<< @ DAYTON, OH:     The Wright State Raiders rolled after intermission to beat the Detroit Titans 70-53 in men's basketball Wednesday night. &n...
PISTONS RETURN ON POSITIVE NOTE.....PISTONS 108, Minnesota 85, T 2/16/10 [ 02-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  JAREBKO DUNKS ON MINNY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILS:     Tied at 52 at the half, the Pistons blew out Minnesota 33-13 in the 3rd-Qtr on their way to a 108-85 Wednes...
C-HOOP.....T 2/16/10 [ 02-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE HOOSIERS HAD A HANDFULL OF LUCAS & MICH STATE>> @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Michigan State manhandled Indiana 72-58 Tuesday night.     The Spartans...
SOLID SEND-OFF.....RED WINGS 4, Ottawa 1, Sa 2/13/10 [ 02-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (wide right) SCORED THE GWG ON ELLIOTT (#30)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     In a reversal of recent form, the slumping Red Wings beat the NHL's hottest team...
SEGUIN WINS IT FOR WHALERS.....WHALERS 5, Sarnia 1 (OT), Sa 2/13/10 [ 02-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  TYLER SEGUIN (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     OHL leading scorer Tyler Seguin completed a 4-pt night (2-G & 2-A) with an unassisted power play goal (#39) a...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/13/10 [ 02-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS LED MSU BACK INTO BIG TEN WINNING WAYS<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:     Michigan State found the tonic for their three game losing skid in the form of Big Ten l...
SPIRIT SKATE PAST PLYMOUTH.....Saginaw 5, WHALERS 2, F 2/12/10 [ 02-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  EDWARD PASQUALE BACKSTOPPED SAGINAW'S WIN<< @ SAGINAW, MI:     The Spirit scored the game's first four goals, three of them in the opening period, and Saginaw...
LONGEST LOSING SKID OF SEASON.....San Jose 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), Th 2/11/10 [ 02-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  NABAKOV (in goal) STOPPED MILLER (#20) AND 50 OTHER SHOTS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Evgeni Nabakov had a career-high 51-SV through 65-mins plus three more in the...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/11/10 [ 02-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  UM's ANTHONY WRIGHT WAS AT THE BOTTOM OF A GOPHER PILE<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Wolverines shot at 68% (17-of-25) from the field in the 2nd-H and Michigan s...
LATE DEFEAT.....Sacramento 103, PISTONS 97, W 2/10/10 [ 02-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  UDRIH (shooting) WAS INSTANT OFFENSE FOR THE KINGS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons entered the All-Star break with another defeat, their 33rd in 51...
LATA STARS FOR STORM.....Guelph 6, WHALERS 3, W 2/10/10 [ 02-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  MICHAEL LATA (file photo)<< @ GUELPH, ONT:     The Storm scored late in the opening period to snap a scoreless tie and led the rest of the way as Guelph doubled-u...
C-HOOP.....Purdue 76, MICHIGAN STATE 64, T 2/9/10 [ 02-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS RETURNED BUT WASN'T ENOUGH TO HALT THE SKID<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     In eight days time Michigan State's three game lead in the Big Ten men's basketball h...
ANOTHER SHOOTOUT DEFEAT.....St. Louis 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), T 2/9/10 [ 02-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN'S (#93) RETURN WASN'T ENOUGH TO SNAP THE WINGS' LOSING STREAK<< @ ST. Louis, MO:     The Red Wings staged a two goal late 3rd-Per comeback to tie the...
PISTONS BEAT THE BUCKS FOR RARE ROAD WIN.....PISTONS 93, Milwaukee 81, T 2/9/10 [ 02-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE (#22) SCORED TWO OF HIS SEASON-HIGH 18-P ON THIS LAYUP<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     A pair of 16-P outbursts in the opening and closing quarters carried the Pis...
TITANS TOP CHI-TOWNERS.....UDM 92, Chicago State 72, M 2/8/10 [ 02-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  UDM's LAMAR LEE SCORED A NEW CAREER-HIGH<< @ CALIHAN HALL:     The Titans fired at will and outclassed Chicago State 92-72 in a non-conference men's hoops match...
PISTONS PICK ON NETS AGAIN.....PISTONS 99, New Jersey 92, Sa 2/6/10 [ 02-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  JONAS JAREBKO LED THE PISTONS PAST NEW JERSEY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons won for the second time in three games, but for only the second time i...
MEURS HAT TRICK CARRIES PLYMOUTH PAST ATTACK.....WHALERS 5, Owen Sound 1, Sa 2/6/10 [ 02-06-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Rookie CEN Garrett Meurs scored his first OHL career Hat Trick to lead the Plymouth Whalers past the Owen Sound Attack 5-1 Saturday night.     Th...
WINGS LOSE 3-GOAL LEAD & 3-PLAYERS.....Los Angeles 4, RED WINGS 3, Sa 2/6/10 [ 02-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  HANDZUS (R) SCORED TWICE INCLUDING THIS GWG ON HOWARD (L)<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Red Wings scored three times in the 1st-Per, but watched the LA Kings s...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/6/10 [ 02-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  WAS IT SOCCER OR HOOPS BETWEEN MSU AND ILLINOIS?<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:     Two-thirds of Michigan State's Big Ten men's basketball conference lead has disappeared...
KNIGHTS END PLYMOUTH WIN STREAK.....London 3, WHALERS 2 (SO), F 2/5/10 [ 02-05-2010 ]
@ LONDON, ONT:     Whalers goaltender Matt Hackett stopped London's Stephen Sanza on a penalty shot just 4:16 into the contest, but the Knights bested Hackett twice in three shooto...
PISTONS LOSE IN INDIANA.....Indiana 107, PISTONS 83, F 2/5/10 [ 02-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  GRANGER (#33) GOT AROUND STUCKEY (#3) AND LED INDIANA WITH 25-PTS<<   @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     With most of Indianapolis anticipating Sunday's Super Bowl...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/4/10 [ 02-04-2010 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS WEBB LED SVSU OVER WAYNE STATE {see story below}<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     A late Titan comeback bid fell short and Butler defeated Detroit 63-58 Thursday...
DUCKS DENT DETROIT PLAYOFF HOPES.....Anaheim 3, RED WINGS 1, W 2/3/10 [ 02-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13) SCORED DETROIT'S LONE GOAL ON HILLER<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Jonas Hiller continued his marvelous play in goal for the Ducks and Anaheim defeated the...
WINGS ICE SHARKS.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 2, T 2/2/10 [ 02-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  THE PUCK (lower right) GOT PAST NABAKOV FOR MEECH'S BAD ANGLE GAME-WINNING GOAL<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Red Wings cooled off the NHL's hottest club with a 4-2...
PISTONS EDGE LOUSY NETS.....PISTONS 97, New Jersey 93, T 2/2/10 [ 02-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE (L) BEAT EX-MATE HAYES (R) FOR THE GO-AHEAD DUNK<< @ EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:     For a while it looked like the lowly New Jersey Nets would get just their f...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS LOSE UNBEATEN BIG TEN RECORD AS LUCAS IS INJURED.....T 2/2/10 [ 02-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  KORIE LUCIOUS (#34) WITH ONE OF THE FEW MSU HIGHLIGHTS<< @ MADISON, WI:     Michigan State lost more than a game and more than its perfect Big Ten men's basketba...
MAGIC EXTEND PISTON WOES.....Orlando 91, PISTONS 86, S 1/31/10 [ 01-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  REDICK (M) LED ORLANDO IN SCORING<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons opened their season's longest homestand with a win over the Boston Celtics, but lo...
PENS DYNAMIC DUO DEFEATS DETROIT IN SHOOTOUT.....Pittsburgh 2, RED WINGS 1 (SO), S 1/31/10 [ 01-31-2010 ]
>>caption:  EVGENI MALKIN SCOOPED LOW PAST JIMMY HOWARD FOR THE SHOOTOUT WINNING GOAL<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     Last year's Stanley Cup Finalists met in a playoff-style game...
LATE WOLVERINE WIN.....MICHIGAN 5, MICHIGAN 4, Sa 1/30/10 [ 01-30-2010 ]
>>caption:  BROWN DANCED AFTER HE LIT THE LAMP<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Michigan snapped its three game losing skid vs Michigan State on a Chris Brown goal with just 2:07 r...
PLYMOUTH PASTES KNIGHTS.....WHALERS 6, London 1, Sa 1/30/10 [ 01-30-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     A five goal middle period carried the Whalers to their season- high seventh consecutive win, 6-1 Saturday night over London.     A.J. Jenks (#19, S...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/30/10 [ 01-30-2010 ]
>>caption: LUCAS (L) LAUNCHED OVER N'WESTERN's MIKE CAPOCCI (#3)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State exploded out of halftime to take control of what had been a tight contest...
PATHETIC.....Miami 92, PISTONS 65, F 1/29/10 [ 01-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  WADE DUNKS OVER PRINCE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons were pushovers for the Heat and got beat by Miami 92-65 Friday night.     Detroit...
WILLIAMS RETURNS TO HELP WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 2, F 1/29/10 [ 01-29-2010 ]
>>caption:  ALTHOUGH COVERED, WILLIAMS (R) SCORED THE GAME'S FIRST GOAL FOR THE WINGS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Back from a broken right leg, Jason Williams returned to scor...
McRAE MAKES PLYMOUTH AN OVERTIME WINNER.....WHALERS 2, Brampton 1 (OT), F 1/29/10   [ 01-29-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Phil McRae scored (#14) 39-sec into overtime to give the Whalers a 2-1 home ice win over Brampton Friday night.     Obtained earlier this month vi...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/28/10 [ 01-28-2010 ]
@ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Oakland University's Summit LGE record 16 game men's basketball winning streak came to a halt with a thud Thursday night.     The Golden Grizzlies...
MINNY GOES WILD ON OZZIE.....Minnesota 5, RED WINGS 2, W 1/27/10 [ 01-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  MINNY'S MIETTINEN (R) CHECKED DETROIT'S ZETTERBERG (L) AND HE SCORED TWICE TOO<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:     If it's Wednesday this must be St. Paul.     T...
GASOL GRIZZLES PISTONS.....Memphis 99, PISTONS 93, W 1/27/10 [ 01-27-2010 ]
>>caption:  FORMER MSU SPARTAN ZACH RANDOLPH (#50) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S BIG BEN WALLACE (L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Marc Gasol popped all 8-P for Memphis in the fi...
JENKS STARS IN WHALER WIN.....WHALERS 5, Owen Sound 2, W 1/27/10 [ 01-27-2010 ]
@ OWEN SOUND, ONT:     A.J. Jenks continued his January hot streak in a 5-2 Plymouth win at Owen Sound Wednesday night.     Jenks had two goals and an assist (#17, a PP...
DOGS BITE WINGS.....Phoenix 5, RED WINGS 4 (OT), T 1/26/10 [ 01-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  SHANE DOAN (#19) WAS TOO MUCH FOR BRIAN RAFALSKI (#28) AND THE OTHER WINGS TO HANDLE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Shane Doan scored the winner in overtime to comple...
SPARTY OVER M-MEN, AGAIN.....MSU 57, UM 56, T 1/26/10 [ 01-26-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS (M) AND HIS SPARTAN MATES CELEBRATE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     A close contest throughout saw the #5 nationally ranked Michigan State Spartans edge their host...
BLAZERS BLOW  BIG BULGE BUT BEAT PISTONS.....Portland 97, PISTONS 93, Sa 1/23/10 [ 01-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  FERNANDEZ (#5) FLOATS PAST HAMILTON (#32)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons finally met a team which was even more undermanned than they were, but sti...
KINGS RULE THE RINK.....Los Angeles 3, RED WINGS 2, Sa 1/23/10 [ 01-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  LAK's QUICK (#32) STOPPED DET's DEREK MEECH (R) ON BOTH A BREAKAWAY AND THE REBOUND<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings took a quick 2-0 lead just 7:31 into...
PLYMOUTH POPS THE PETES.....WHALERS 4, Peterborough 2, Sa 1/23/10 [ 01-23-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     OHL scoring leader Tyler Seguin scored once (#34) and assisted on three more to lead the Whalers to a 4-2 home ice win over Peterborough Saturday night. &nbs...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/23/10 [ 01-23-2010 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS DEFENDS MINNY'S WESTBROOK AT THE BARN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Saturday's game had an 11am/CT tip-off time and it took the Michigan State Spartans almost...
PACERS POUND PISTONS.....Indiana 105, PISTONS 93, F 1/22/10 [ 01-22-2010 ]
>>caption:  BEN WALLACE (#6) BLOCKS DANNY GRANGER'S SHOT, BUT GRANGER (#33) STILL SCORED 25 PACER POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons got one back from the i...
WHALERS ROLL ON ROAD.....WHALERS 5, Mississauga 1, F 1/22/10 [ 01-22-2010 ]
@ MISSISSAUGA, ONT:     Plymouth scored three times in the middle period and twice more in the third and the Whalers posted a 5-1 road win Friday night vs St. Michael's Majors. &n...
MILLER TIME.....RED WINGS 4, Minnesota 3 (SO), Th 1/21/10 [ 01-21-2010 ]
>>caption:  MILLER SCORED THE SHOOTOUT WINNER ON BACKSTROM<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:    Drew Miller scored Detroit's third goal in the 3rd-Per and also got the deciding shootout g...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/21/10 [ 01-21-2010 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:     Ferris State edged the slumping Wayne State men's basketballers 54-52 Thursday night in Detroit.     It was FSU's first win at The Matthaei since...
DEE-TROIT DEE-FENSE DOWNS CELTICS.....PISTONS 92, Boston 86, W 1/20/10 [ 01-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  BACK IN MOTOWN, BIG SHEED (#30) SHOOTS OVER BIG BEN (#6)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons got a big game from Rodney Stuckey and clamped down its defe...
C-HOOP.....W 1/20/10 [ 01-20-2010 ]
>>caption:  MSU's MORGAN (#2) BATTLES IOWA's PAYNE FOR A LOOSE BALL<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State got a late scare before keeping its Big Ten men's basketball reco...
CAPS ZAP OZZIE.....Washington 3, RED WINGS 2, T 1/19/10 [ 01-19-2010 ]
>>caption:  FILPPULA (#51) HAD ASSISTS ON BOTH DETROIT GOALS<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:     The Red Wings outplayed the Capitals Tuesday night, but had nothing to show for it and...
WHALERS SINK SHORTHANDED SPITS.....WHALERS 7, Windsor 4, M 1/18/10 [ 01-18-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers took an early 2-0 lead, never trailed and skated to a 7-4 Monday MLK Day matinee win over Windsor before a packed house of 3,412 in Plymouth. &...
SHORT WINNING STREAK IS OVER.....New York 99, PISTONS 91, M 1/18/10 [ 01-18-2010 ]
>>caption:  BIG BEN BATTLES LITTLE NATE FOR A LOOSE BALL AT MSG<< @ NEW YORK, NY:     The undermanned Pistons were out-gunned at Madison Square Garden Monday afternoo...
UM MAKES U-CONN BLUE.....MICHIGAN 68, Connecticut 63, S 1/17/10 [ 01-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  WRIGHT HIT A TRIO OF TRIPLES IN KEY BENCH MINUTES<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan closed a close contest with confidence and the Wolverines upset #15 nationall...
SHOT DOWN AGAIN.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), S 1/17/10 [ 01-17-2010 ]
>>caption:  SHARP'S SHOOTOUT SHOT BEAT HOWARD FOR THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings were beaten in a shootout for the second time in less than 24 hours Sunday...
PISTONS MAKE IT THREE STRAIGHT.....PISTONS 94, New York 90, Sa 1/16/10 [ 01-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) LED DETROIT ON THE SCORE SHEET<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons are suddenly on a roll and have followed their near franchise record 13...
PLYMOUTH DOWNS DOGS.....WHALERS 3, Niagara 0, Sa 1/16/10 [ 01-16-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Matt Hackett had a perfect night in the nets and Ryan Hayes figured in all the goals as the Whalers beat the Niagara IceDogs 3-0 Saturday night.   &nbs...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/16/10 [ 01-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  GREEN (L) AND LUCAS (R) SCORED KEY MSU BASKETS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State won Saturday's battle of the Big Ten unbeatens rather easily, defeating...
VIDEO-OHed.....Dallas 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), Sa 1/16/10 [ 01-16-2010 ]
>>caption:  OTT's SHOT WAS RULED A GOOD GOAL<< @ DALLAS, TX:     The Stars shined on Dallas Saturday afternoon and the Red Wings suffered a controversial 3-2 shootout los...
PISTONS NEED EXTRA TIME FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WIN.....PISTONS 110, New Orleans 104 (OT), F 1/15/10 [ 01-15-2010 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON HOOPED DETROIT PAST THE HORNETS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons blew an 18-P/1st-H lead, but salvaged their second straight win (following...
COLTS SURGE LATE PAST PLYMOUTH.....Barrie 4, WHALERS 2, F 1/15/10   [ 01-15-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     A pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals carried Barrie past Plymouth Friday night in OHL action.     Luke Pither (#26) tied the game for the Colts 2-all...
WINGS KEEP CANES WINLESS AT THE JOE.....RED WINGS 3, Carolina 1, Th 1/14/10 [ 01-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  FINALLY, CONGRATS FOR CAPT. NICK ON A P-PLAY GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Playing their first home game of 2010 after two weeks on the road, the Red Wings beat...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/14/10 [ 01-14-2010 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS CARRIED UM TO THE WIN<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan mauled Indiana 69-45 in Thursday's only Big Ten men's basketball match-up.     Th...
C-HOOP.....W 1/13/10 [ 01-13-2010 ]
>>caption:  GREEN DUNKS ON MINNY<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Both sides placed fierce defense from start to finish, but Michigan State was strong at the end of both halves and...
WINGS SKUNKED ON THE ISLAND.....NY Islanders 6, RED WINGS 0, T 1/12/10 [ 01-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  SCHREMP (R) SCORED HIS SECOND OF THE NIGHT TO CHASE OWIE FROM THE NET<< @ UNIONDALE, NY:     The Islanders were quicker and better than the road weary Red Wings...
PISTONS OUT-GUN WIZ & AVOID RECORD-TYING LOSS.....PISTONS 99, Washington 90, T 1/12/10 [ 01-12-2010 ]
>>caption:  JAMISON (M) HAD MORE THAN A THIRD OF WASHINGTON'S POINTS, BUT NOT ENOUGH FOR A WIZARDS WIN OVER DETROIT<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:     The Pistons avoided tying the t...
UNLUCKY 13 AND COUNTING.....Chicago 120, PISTONS 87, M 1/11/10 [ 01-11-2010 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON (L) COULDN'T RIP THE BALL AWAY FROM DENG (R)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The slip-sliding continued Monday in the Windy City with a 33-P defeat.    ...
C-HOOP.....S 1/10/10 [ 01-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  SIMON (R) SET A NEW CAREER-HIGH VS BUTLER<< @ CALIHAN HALL:     The new and improved Detroit Titans battled #24 ranked Butler in a tight Sunday matinee, but t...
SOLID WINGS WIN OUT WEST.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 1, Sa 1/9/10 [ 01-10-2010 ]
>>caption:  WINGS DEFENSE (M) KEEPS S-JOSE's JOE THORNTON (R) AWAY FROM GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD (L)<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     The Red Wings played well from start to finish for a w...
DIRTY DOZEN.....Philadelphia 104, PISTONS 94, Sa 1/9/10 [ 01-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  BRAND (#42) HOOPS BETWEEN DAYE (#5) AND BIG BEN (#6)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Elton Brand led six 6ers who scored in double figures by matching his season...
PLYMOUTH RALLY EDGES RANGERS.....WHALERS 3, Kitchener 2, Sa 1/9/10 [ 01-09-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers scored a pair of 3rd-Per power play goals to get past the Kitchener Rangers 3-2 Saturday night.     Michal Jordan (#9) tied the game a...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/9/10 [ 01-09-2010 ]
>>caption:  HC's LUKE LASER DROVE, & SCORED VS WSU {see story below}<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:     Big Ten leading Michigan State rolled over last place Iowa 71-53 Saturday evening...
TITANS TOPS ON TV.....UDM 77, Valparaiso 67, F 1/8/10 [ 01-08-2010 ]
>>caption:  KENNDY (M) WAS AMONG THE TITAN SCORING LEADERS<< @ CALIHAN HALL:     The Detroit Titans did an about face after intermission and won going away Friday night, d...
HOWARD & HELM STAR IN LA.....RED WINGS 2, Los Angeles 1, Th 1/7/09 [ 01-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  HELM (#43) CELEBRATES HIS GAME-WINNING GOAL<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     Jimmy Howard made 51-SV and the Red Wings got a game-winner from Darren Helm with just 17.3...
PLYMOUTH FALLS AT NIAGARA.....Niagara 4, WHALERS 2, Th 1/7/10 [ 01-07-2010 ]
@NIAGARA FALLS, ONT:     For a second consecutive game the Whalers let a 1st-Per lead slip away and lost on the road.     The Niagara IceDogs defeated Plymouth 4-2 Thursd...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/7/10 [ 01-07-2010 ]
>>caption:  SIMS SPARKLED AGAIN<< @ UNIVERSITY PARK, PA:     The Michigan Wolverines overcame a sluggish first half to outscore Penn State 2-to-1 after intermission in a 64-...
OH-FOR-TEXAS & O-FOR-11.....San Antonio 112, PISTONS 92, W 1/6/10 [ 01-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  TONY PARKER (#9) LED THE SPURS LATE CHARGE AGAINST DETROIT<< @ SAN ANTONIO, TX:     Rip Hamilton's game-high 29-P was no match for a Spurs surge in the final qu...
CHIPS END BAD MAC STREAK.....CENTRAL MICHIGAN 44, Troy 41 (2/OT), W 1/6/10 [ 01-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  LeFEVOUR MADE MOBILE MEMORABLE<< @ MOBILE, AL:     Dan LeFevour saved his best for last.     The Central Michigan senior QBack directed a 4th-Qtr co...
WHALERS SUNK AT OTTERS.....Erie 7, WHALERS 3, W 1/6/10 [ 01-06-2010 ]
@ ERIE, PA:     The Erie Otters scored five unanswered goals to finish out a 7-3 Wednesday win over the Plymouth Whalers.     Things fell apart for Plymouth after the fi...
SPARTANS OUTLAST BADGERS.....MICHIGAN STATE 54, Wisconsin 47, W 1/6/10 [ 01-06-2010 ]
>>caption:  STATE'S DELVON ROE (L) RIPS THE BALL AWAY FROM RYAN EVANS (R) OF WISCONSIN<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     The cold-shooting matched the weather outside, but Michigan...
WINGS CAN'T DUCK DEFEAT.....Anaheim 4, RED WINGS 1, T 1/5/09 [ 01-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  MILESTONE GOALS FOR BOTH SAKU KOIVU (R) AND MATT BELESKEY (L) OF ANAHEIM<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     The Ducks disrupted Detroit's offensive flow all night long and...
THE NOT TOP TEN.....Dallas 98, PISTONS 93, T 1/5/10 [ 01-05-2010 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) FOUND HIS SHOOTIN' EYE VS JASON KIDD (L) OF THE MAVS<< @ DALLAS, TX:     A good effort came close, but the Piston losing streak reached 10 games Tuesda...
WOLVERINE HOOPSTERS BEAT BUCKEYES.....MICHIGAN 73, Ohio State 64, S 1/3/10 [ 01-03-2010 ]
>>caption: DeSHAWN SIMS MOVED AROUND THE OSU DEFENSE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     An Ann Arbor  sellout crowd of 13,751 watched the Michigan Wolverines upset the #15-ranked Ohio...
FINAL CHAPTER IN SAD STORY.....Chicago 37, LIONS 23, S 1/3/10 [ 01-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  CALVIN'S CATCH TIED IT FOR DETROIT IN THE 4TH-QUARTER<< @ FORD FIELD:     A new year and a new decade began for the Lions with a the way the previous ones had...
RED RAIDERS OUT-GUN MSU AT THE ALAMO.....Texas Tech 41, MICHIGAN STATE 31, Sa 1/2/10 [ 01-03-2010 ]
>>caption:  BLAIR WHITE (#25) PUT MSU AHEAD 28-27 WITH THIS TD CATCH<< @ SAN ANTONIO, TX:     It wasn't 300 Spartans who will be remembered at the Alamo.    ...
WINGS OPEN LONG TRIP WITH WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 1, Sa 1/2/10 [ 01-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM (#96) BATTLED IN FRONT OF THE NET TO SCORE TWICE<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     Thomas Holmstrom scored a pair of tip-in goals off Nicklas Lidstrom point shot...
SEGUIN GETS PLYMOUTH PAST SPITS.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 3, Sa 1/2/10 [ 01-02-2010 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Tyler Seguin scored (#28) with 4:42 remaining in regulation to snap a 3-all tie and give the Whalers a 4-3 Saturday night win over the OHL leading Windsor...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/2/10 [ 01-02-2010 ]
>>caption:  KALIN LUCAS (#1) SHOOTS OVER NW's LUKA MIRKOVIC (#12)<< @ EVANSTON, IL:     Michigan State began defense of its Big Ten men's basketball title with an impressive...
RANGERS DOWN PLYMOUTH.....Kitchener 5, WHALERS 2, F 1/1/10 [ 01-01-2010 ]
>>caption:  SKINNER (in blue) SCORED THIS GWG VS WHALERS<< @ KITCHENER, ONT:     The Rangers broke a 2-all tie with three late 3rd-Per goals to defeat the Whalers 5-2 Frida...
WINGS END DECADE ON A WINNING NOTE.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 2, Th 12/31/09 [ 12-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  HELM (R) HAD A PAIR OF GOALS AND LIDSTROM (R) A PAIR OF ASSISTS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The NHL's winningest team of the decade closed 2009 with a 4-2 home ic...
NINE L's IN A ROW TO END '09.....Chicago 98, PISTONS 87, Th 12/31/09 [ 12-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  DERRICK ROSE (#1) SCHOOLED DETROIT'S CHRIS WILCOX (L)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons closed 2009 on a nine game losing skid with a 98-87 Thursday ma...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/31/09 [ 12-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's NOVAK (R) SHOOTS OVER IU's JONES (L)<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:     The Michigan men dropped an early Big Ten Conference basketball opener Thursday, 71-65 at In...
C-HOOP.....W 12/30/09 [ 12-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  UTA's BRANDON LONG (#23) BATTLES MSU's DURRELL SUMMERS (#15) FOR A REBOUND<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State won its 2009 men's basketball finale Wednesday...
SPARTANS TAKE GLI TITLE.....W 12/30/09 [ 12-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  STATE TAKES GLI HONORS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Michigan State blasted past RIP 6-1 in Wednesday night's Championship contest of the 45th annual Great Lakes Inv...
EIGHT STRAIGHT.....New York 104, PISTONS 87, T 12/29/09 [ 12-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  NYK's DAVID LEE (#42) SHOOTS OVER PISTON JASON MAXIELL (#54) FOR TWO OF HIS GAME-HIGH 30-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons fell behind early and neve...
PLYMOUTH GOES 2-FOR-2.....WHALERS 5, Sarnia 2, T 12/29/09 [ 12-29-2009 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:     The Whalers were 5-2 winners at Sarnia Tuesday night, improving to 2-0 since the OHL's Christmas break.     Josh Brittain (#11 & #12) and Tyler J. Brow...
GLI SEMIS.....T 12/29/09 [ 12-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  HAPPY SPARTYS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Michigan State steamrolled tourney founder Michigan Tech 10-1 in Tuesday's opener of the 45th annual Great Lakes Invitati...
MORE OF THE SAME.....Columbus 1, RED WINGS 0 (OT), M 12/28/09 [ 12-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  MASON STOOD TALL TO WHITEWASH THE WINGS<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings were shutout for the third time in four games and for the sixth time this season and...
OU ROUTS ALMA.....OAKLAND 106, Alma 57, M 12/.28/09 [ 12-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  WRIGHT (R) DRIVES VS ALMA<< @ O'RENA:     Oakland began the game on a 33-4 run and then coasted to a 106-57 non-conference men's basketball win over out-classed...
OVERTIME WIN FOR WHALERS.....WHALERS 3, Erie 2 (OT), M 12/28/09 [ 12-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  SCHMITZ (#17, R) SCORED THE OT GAME-WINNER<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Beau Schmitz (#4) took a return pass from Tyler Seguin and scored on the short side at 2:1...
STANTON NO SOLUTION.....San Francisco 20, LIONS 6, S 12/27/09 [ 12-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  FRANK GORE (#21) RAN AWAY FROM THE LIONS AFTER HALFTIME<< @ SAN FRANCISCO, CA:     Lions third string QBack Drew Stanton will likely remember his first NFL start...
RAPTORS RIP PISTONS IN 1ST HALF, THEN HOLD ON.....Toronto 102, PISTONS 95, S 12/27/09 [ 12-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  BOSH (#4) DROVE BETWEEN STUCKEY (#3) AND VILLANUEVA (L)<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     Richard Hamilton, Tayshaun Prince and Ben Gordon all returned from the injured lis...
BERTUZZI'S PAIR ENDS DROUGHT.....RED WINGS 2, Columbus 1, Sa 12/26/09 [ 12-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  BERTUZZI SCORED THE GAME-WINNER EARLY IN THE 3RD-PER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings snapped a three game losing skid and a two-plus game goal-less drou...
MARSHALL HERD FROM AGAIN.....Marshall 21, Ohio 17, Sa 12/26/09 [ 12-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  WARD RUNNING FOR HIS FIRST OF TWO TOUCHDOWNS<< @ FORD FIELD:     Marshall took a 21-0 lead by midway through the 2nd-Qtr, then had to hold on for a 21-17 win ov...
DEEP SIXED.....Toronto 94, PISTONS 64, W 12/23/09 [ 12-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  ANDREA BARGNANI (#7) HAD A GAME-HIGH 21-P FOR T-O<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons tied a dubious franchise record by scoring only 64-P Wednesday ni...
BLANKEDY-BLANKED AGAIN.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 0, W 12/23/09 [ 12-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  DET'S TODD BERTUZZI (#44) BANGS THE B'HAWKS BRIAN CAMPBELL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Blackhawks completed a home- &-home series sweep of the Red Wings Wednes...
BOBCAT BEAT-DOWN.....Charlotte 88, PISTONS 76, T 12/22/09 [ 12-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  GERALD WALLACE (M) SHOOTS OVER DET'S BEN WALLACE (#6) AND JONAS JAREBKO (#33)<< @ CHARLOTTE, NC:     Gerald Wallace returned from a bout with severe headaches...
C-HOOP.....T 12/22/09 [ 12-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  TEXAS' DAMION JAMES TRIES TO GO AROUND DRAYMOND GREEN (#23) OF MSU<< @ AUSTIN, TX :     The #2 nationally ranked Texas Longhorns beat an NCAA finalist for the...
HAWKS' HUET WHITEWASHES WINGS.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 0, S 12/20/09 [ 12-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE PUCK WAS HEADED THROUGH HOLMSTROM'S LEGS, BUT HUET (#39) MADE THE SAVE ANYWAY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The injury decimated Red Wings had just five shots in ea...
LAKERS EXTEND PISTON SKID.....LA Lakers 93, PISTONS 81, S 12/20/09 [ 12-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  KOBE (#24) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S DaJUAN SUMMERS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The NBA schedule-maker didn't do Detroit any December favors.     Co...
AT LEAST THE LATEST LIONS LOSS WAS ENTERTAINING.....Arizona 31, LIONS 24, S 12/20/09 [ 12-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  DELMAS (M) HAD A 100- YARD PICK-SIX LIONS TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:     Arizona blew a 17-P halftime lead, but the Cardinals connected on a Kurt Warner to Anqua...
DOWNED IN BIG D.....Dallas 4, RED WINGS 3, Sa 12/19/09 [ 12-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARTY TURCO (#35) STOPPED KRIS DRAPER (L) WITH THIS 3RD-PER SAVE<< @ DALLAS, TX:     DEF Karlis Skrastins scored his first two goals in a Stars uniform, inclu...
SISCA SINKS WHALERS.....Guelph 4, WHALERS 3, Sa 12/19/09 [ 12-19-2009 ]
@ GUELPH, ONT:     Mathew Sisca scored all four Guelph goals (#18--#21) to lead the Storm to a 4-3 Saturday matinee win over Plymouth.     Sisca tied the game 1-all at 6:...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/19/09 [ 12-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  KU FRESHMAN XAVIER HENRY DUNKS VS MICHIGAN<< @ LAWRENCE, KS:     Top-ranked Kansas took a 21-P/1st-H lead on its way to a 75-64 men's basketball win over Michig...
PISTONS LIMP HOME.....Oklahoma City 109, PISTONS 98, F 12/18/09 [ 12-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  JEFF GREEN (#22) THUNDERS OVER DETROIT'S AUSTIN DAYE (#5) ON A DUNK<< @ OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:     The injury-plagued Pistons are headed home from an 0-3 southwest...
PLYMOUTH EDGES GENERALS.....WHALERS 2, Oshawa 1, F 12/18/09 [ 12-18-2009 ]
@ OSHAWA, ONT:     Josh Brittain scored early in the 3rd-Per to snap a 1-all tie and gave the Whalers a 2-1 Friday night win at Oshawa.     An early season trade acquisit...
2, 4, 300, 1 & 9.....RED WINGS 3, Tampa Bay 0, Th 12/17/09 [ 12-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  MILLER (R) TOOK FLIGHT AS HE SCORED EARLY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings concluded a 2-0 homestand with their fourth straight win, the 300th regular-s...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/17/09 [ 12-17-2009 ]
@ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:     Wayne State overcame a 6-P defecit with an 11-0 late 1st-H run, then gradually pulled away in the 2nd-H to score a 65-48 men's basketball win over Northern M...
FOR PETES SAKE.....Peterborough 3, WHALERS 1, Th 12/17/09 [ 12-17-2009 ]
@ PETERBOROUGH, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers opened their three game, pre- Christmas break road trip with a 3-1 Thursday night loss at Peterborough.     Jack Walchessen...
NO RIP, NO GAS.....New Orleans 95, PISTONS 87, W 12/16/09 [ 12-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  DAVID WEST (#30) DRIVES AROUND DETROIT'S VILLANUEVA<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:     Next to another Richard Hamilton injury, the worst thing that happened to the Pist...
ROCKETS BLAST PAST PISTONS.....Houston 107, PISTONS 96, T 12/15/09 [ 12-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S KWAME BROWN FOULED RETURNING ROCKET TRACY McGRADY (#3)<< @ HOUSTON, TX     The Pistons picked the wrong night to visit Houston.     Boosted...
WINGS DOWN DOGS.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2, M 12/14/09 [ 12-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  EAVES ENJOYS PLAYING AGAINST PHOENIX<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings skated to their third consecutive 3-2 victory Monday night by beating Phoenix. &nb...
RAVENS, RAIN, RICE, ROUT.....Baltimore 48, LIONS 3, S 12/13/09 [ 12-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  RICE (#27) RAN ROUGHSHOD OVER THE DETROIT DEFENSE<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:     In their most pathetic performance of the season the Lions were 48-3 losers on a rain-...
C-HOOP.....S 12/13/09 [ 12-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's MANNY HARRIS HOOPS OVER UDM's EUGENE BLUE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Detroit natives Manny Harris and DeShawn Sims combined for 50-P as the Michigan Wolverines...
LIKE LIGHTNING, BERTUZZI STRIKES TWICE.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 2 (OT), Sa 12/12/09 [ 12-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  BERTUZZI (#44) GETS REPEAT CONGRATS<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:     Todd Bertuzzi scored the overtime game-winner for a second time in as many nights to give the Red Wi...
FIVE IN A ROW FOR UNDERMANNED PISTONS.....PISTONS 104, Golden State 95, Sa 12/12/09 [ 12-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) RETURNED<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Still minus three injured regulars, the Pistons put Rip Hamilton back in the lineup for the first time since o...
PLYMOUTH BREAKS SAGINAW'S SPIRIT.....WHALERS 8, Saginaw 0, Sa 12/12/09 [ 12-12-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Jamie Devane scored twice, Garrett Meurs and A.J. Jenks both had a goal and three assists and back-up goalkeeper Scott Wedgewood made 35-SV to earn his first...
CFB.....BULLDOGS FINALLY BEAT LAKERS.....Nwest Missouri St 30, GRAND VALLEY 23, Sa 12/12/09 [ 12-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  BRAD ICIEK RALLIED THE LAKERS CLOSE AFTER HALFTIME<< @ FLORENCE, AL:     Northwest Missouri State led all the way, but the game wasn't decided until the final m...
BERTUZZI GIVES WINGS A WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Anaheim 2 (OT), F 12/11/09 [ 12-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  BERTUZZI (second from right) CELEBRATES WITH HIS MATES<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Todd Bertuzzi tied the game midway through the 3rd-Per and also scored the over...
SEGUIN SHINES IN WHALER WIN.....WHALERS 6, Erie 3, F 12/11/09 [ 12-11-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers snapped a two game losing skid with a 6-3 double-up Friday night win over Erie.     Tyler Seguin starred for Plymouth with a 5-pt night...
PISTONS EDGE NUGGETS.....PISTONS 101, Denver 99, Th 12/11/09 [ 12-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  VILLANUEVA DRIVES VS DENVER<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Former Piston Chauncey Billups missed a layup just before the buzzer and the Pistons held on for a...
PLYMOUTH STUNG IN SHOOTOUT.....Sarnia 3, WHALERS 2 (SO), Th 12/10/09 [ 12-11-2009 ]
@ SARNIA, ONT:     After getting a pair of 3rd-Per goals to tie the contest, the Whalers lost in a shootout at Sarnia Thursday night.     The only player on either team...
C-HOOP.....GO GREEN.....Th 12/10/09 [ 12-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  GREEN WAS NEAR-PERFECT<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     After serving as a valuable sixth man Draymond Green was inserted into Michigan State's starting lineup Thursday a...
C-HOOP.....WARRIORS EDGED IN 2-OT FOR FIRST DEFEAT.....W 12/9/09 [ 12-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  PIERCE HIT BOTH KEY SHOTS AND THE MOST SHOTS FOR NU<< @ MIDLAND, MI:     Wayne State's men's hoops winning streak was stopped Wednesday night, but it took doubl...
NO GOALS, SO WINGS HOME WOES CONTINUE.....St.Louis 1, RED WINGS 0, W 12/9/09 [ 12-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  CONKLIN (L) ROBBED DRAPER (#33) AND ALL THE OTHER RED WINGS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Ex-Red Wing Ty Conklin made 42-SV to record the shutout as St. Louis held...
PISTONS EDGE A.I. & THE 6ERS.....PISTONS 90, Philadelphia 86, W 12/9/09 [ 12-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHUCKY ATKINS (L) OF DET BATTLES EX-PISTON ALLEN IVERSON (#3)<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     Still minus three key injured players the Pistons managed a 90-86 Wednesda...
WINGS DADS SEE DETROIT DOWN BLUESHIRTS.....RED WINGS 3, NY Rangers 1, S 12/6/09 [ 12-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOWARD CONTINUED ON A ROLL IN NEW YORK<< @ NYC, NY:     The Red Wings came back from a 1-0/1st-Per defecit to score twice late in a 3-1 win over the New York Ra...
AUSTIN SAVES THE DAYE.....PISTONS 98, Washington 94, S 12/6/09 [ 12-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  AUSTIN DAYE (#5) SHOOTS INSIDE GILBERT ARENAS (#0)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     With Rip Hamilton sidelined since the season's first game and Ben Gordon lim...
BENGALS ARE TOP CATS.....Cincinnati 23, LIONS 13, S 12/6/09 [ 12-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  BENSON (#32) RAN INTO THE RECORD BOOKS VS THE LIONS<< @ CINCINNATI, OH:     The Bengals overcame a sluggish start to post a 23-13 Sunday win over the Lions in...
GREYHOUNDS SPRINT TO THE FINISH.....Sault Ste. Marie 4, WHALERS 1, Sa 12/5/09 [ 12-06-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Sault Ste. Marie got three unanswered 3rd-Per goals to beat the Whalers 4-1 Saturday night, but it wasn't as simple as that.     Jacob Muzzin (#7)...
SHOT DOWN IN THE SWAMP.....New Jersey 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Sa 12/5/09 [ 12-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  ELIAS SETS TO SHOOT THE SHOOTOUT WINNER PAST OZZIE<< @ E. RUTHERFORD, NJ:     After battling back from 2-0 and 3-1 defecits the Red Wings had to settle for one...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/5/09 [ 12-05-2009 ]
@ FORT WAYNE, IN:     Oakland beat IPFW 84-76 Saturday night at the Ft. Wayne's War Memorial Coliseum in OU's Summit LGE men's basketball opener.       The Golden Gr...
CHIPS RETURN TO TOP.....CENTRAL MICHIGAN 20, Ohio 10, F 12/4/09 [ 12-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  LeFEVOUR (#13) THREW HIS WAY INTO THE RECORD BOOKS<< @ FORD FIELD:     Central Michigan captured its third Mid-American Conference football champioinship in f...
BUCK SEASON.....PISTONS 105, Milwaukee 96, F 12/4/09 [ 12-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY HELPED SHOOT DETROIT TO TH WIN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rodney Stuckey stuck it to Milwaukee Friday night as the Pistons beat the Bucks 105-96....
ICE JORDAN.....WHALERS 3, Saginaw 2 (OT), F 12/4/09 [ 12-04-2009 ]
@ SAGINAW, MI:     A power play goal by Plymouth DEF Michal Jordan (#4) at 2:33 of overtime gave the Whalers a 3-2 win at Saginaw Friday night and a split of the home-&-home series...
HOME BITTER HOME.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 1, Th 12/3/09 [ 12-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  NILSSON (#12) SCORED THE WINNER ON A PASS FROM STONE (ARM UPRAISED)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings lost for the fifth time in their last six home games...
UNWELCOME RETURN.....Chicago 92, PISTONS 85, W 12/2/09 [ 12-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  BEN GORDON LIMPED BACK TO THE WINDY CITY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The chilly rains that blew through Chicago Wednesday night were no match for the reception Bulls...
BC BESTS WOLVERINES.....Boston College 62, MICHIGAN 58, W 12/2/09 [ 12-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  GIBSON CAME OFF THE UM BENCH TO GET 9-P<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan lost its third straight men's basketball game Wednesday night, 62-58 to Boston College....
HATS OFF TO SEGUIN.....WHALERS 6, Saginaw 2, W 12/2/09 [ 12-02-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Tyler Seguin scored his third 3-goal Hat Trick of the season (goals #21--23) to spark a 6-2 Whalers home ice Wednesday win over Saginaw.     Segui...
STATE TARED & HEELED AGAIN.....North Carolina 89, MICHIGAN STATE 82, T 12/1/09 [ 12-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's RAYMAR MORGAN GOES AROUND DEON THOMPSON (#21) @ CHAPEL HILL, NC:     North Carolina defeated Michigan State for the third time in 52 weeks Tuesday night,...
TIGERS TRAMPLE GRIZZLIES.....Memphis 77, OAKLAND 46, M 11/30/09 [ 12-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  ELLIOT WILLIAMS (#5) OF MEMPHIS BEAT THE OU DOUBLE-TEAM<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:     Memphis mauled Oakland U Monday night in men's basketball, 77-46.     Th...
HOT HOWARD BACKSTOPS WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 1, M 11/30/09 [ 11-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S MILLER (#20) CELEBRATES HIS PIN-BALL GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Goaltender Jimmy Howard earned his sixth win in his last eight starts by making 29-...
UM EDGED AT END.....Alabama 68, MICHIGAN 66, S 11/29/09 [ 11-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  HARRIS WASN'T ENOUGH FOR A MICHIGAN VICTORY<< @ LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL:     Michigan led most of the way, but fell behind at the finish in dropping the third plac...
NEW LOOK PISTONS END SKID.....PISTONS 94, Atlanta 88, S 11/29/09 [ 11-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  BIG BEN (#6) DOUBLE- DOUBLED FOR DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons juggled their starting lineup and scored a Sunday matinee 94-88 win over At...
SHOOTOUT WIN SNAPS SLUMP.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 3 (SO), Sa 11/28/09 [ 11-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  BERTUZZI (#44) PUT IT PAST MASON (#50) TO WIN THE ST. LOOIE SHOOTOUT<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     After losing four in a row at home including the last two via shut...
KINGSTON CLUBS PLYMOUTH.....Kingston 6, WHALERS 2, Sa 11/28/09 [ 11-28-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Frontenacs snapped a 2-all tie late in the 2nd-Per and scored four unanswered goals to finish out the game Saturday night.     Kingston downed...
341 FOR IZZO & DePAUL DOWNS DETROIT IN OT.....C-HOOP.....Sa 11/28/09 [ 11-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's DURRELL SUMMERS HOOPS OVER U-MASS's RICKY HARRIS<< @ ATLANTIC CITY, NJ:     After falling to Florida Friday night to end their unbeaten string this season,...
CATHOLIC CENTRAL WINS ANOTHER.....Sa 11/28/09 [ 11-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  EAST GRAND RAPIDS TACKLED OLSM IN THE FINAL FINAL<< @ FORD FIELD:     Detroit Catholic Central beat Sterling Hgts Stevenson 31-21 in an all Metro Detroit MHSAA...
UNLUCKY SEVEN.....LA Clippers 104, PISTONS 96, F 11/27/09 [ 11-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  THORNTON (L) AND JAREBKO (R) PLAYED KEY ROLES FOR THEIR RESPECTIVE TEAMS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The undermanned Pistons lost their seventh straight ga...
SPARTANS & WOLVERINES ARE BOTH HOOP LOSERS...C-HOOP...F 11/27/09 [ 11-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  STATE'S SUMMERS (#15) MISSED THIS 3-BALL TRY TO TIE AT THE END<< @ ATLANTIC CITY, NJ:     The Gators took a page out of the Spartans handbook and pulled out a...
WHITEWASHED AGAIN.....Calgary 3, RED WINGS 0, F 11/27/09 [ 11-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  LUNDMARK (#45) SCORED ON OZZIE BEFORE THE GAME WAS 30-SEC OLD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings were shutout for their second contest and lost their fourth...
PLYMOUTH GETS BY GREYHOUNDS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 4, F 11/27/09 [ 11-27-2009 ]
@ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     Five different Whalers got goals and Plymouth goaltender Matt Hackett made 38-SV in a 5-4 Whalers win at The Soo Friday night.     Myles Mc...
INKSTER FALLS ON FIRST DAY.....F 11/27/09 [ 11-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  MONTAGUE (BLUE UNIS) COMPLETED A PERFECT SEASON<< @ FORD FIELD     The first four MHSAA football state champions were crowned Friday:     Beal Ci...
PACKERS PICK-OFF STAFFORD.....Green Bay 34, LIONS 12, Th 11/26/09 [ 11-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  CALVIN JOHNSON PULLED-IN DETROIT'S ONLY TOUCHDOWN IN FRONT OF G-BAY'S CHARLES WOODSON<< @ FORD FIELD:     The Lions set a dubious franchise record by losing a s...
JAYHAWKS JOLT OU.....Kansas 89, OAKLAND 59, W 11/25/09 [ 11-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  OU's LARRY WRIGHT IS SURROUNDED BY JAYHAWKS<< @ LAWRENCE, KS:     The #1 nationally-ranked Kansas Jayhawks extended their home court winning streak to 44 games...
PISTONS IN FREE-FALL AS GORDON GETS HURT.....Cleveland 98, PISTONS 88, W 11/25/09 [ 11-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  KING JAMES DUNKS AT THE PALACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The odds were against the Pistons snapping their 5-game losing skid Wednesday night when they ente...
GOAL-LESS WINGS CONTINUE OFFENSIVE SLUMP.....Atlanta 2, RED WINGS 0, W 11/25/09 [ 11-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  PAVELEC KNOCKED AWAY EVERY DETROIT SHOT-ON-GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Ondrej Pavelec made 40-SV to record his second shutout this season and the second of...
SPITS EDGE PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 2, WHALERS 1, W 11/25/09 [ 11-25-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The OHL-leading Windsor Spitfires edged the Whalers 2-1 on US-Thanksgiving eve in Plymouth.     All the scoring came in the opening period before t...
PREDS CONTINUE TO ROLL.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 1, M 11/23/09 [ 11-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  DREW MILLER (#20 at R) SCORED DETROIT'S ONLY TALLY<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:     The Predators scored once in each period, two of those goals by Martin Erat, to beat t...
PISTONS COME HOME EMPTY.....Phoenix 117, PISTONS 91, S 11/22/09 [ 11-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANT HILL (R) DRIVES AROUND BEN GORDON (L)<< @ PHOENIX, AZ:     Six Suns scored in double figures and Phoenix had an easy time defeating Detroit 117-91 Sunday...
PLYMOUTH CROWNS KINGSTON.....WHALERS 4, Kingston 1, S 11/22/09 [ 11-22-2009 ]
@ KINGSTON, ONT:     The Whalers snapped a two-game losing skid and got just their second victory in their last six games by beating the Kingston Frontenacs 4-1 Sunday afternoon to...
LION WALKOFF WIN.....LIONS 38, Cleveland 37, S 11/22/09 [ 11-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  PETTIGREW FOUGHT OFF TWO DEFENDERS TO CATCH THE TYING TOUCHDOWN PASS<< @ FORD FIELD:     What looked to be the most humiliating in a long line of defeats tur...
EXTRA WORK FOR NO RESULT.....Utah 100, PISTONS 97 (OT), Sa 11/21/09 [ 11-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  BREWER (#9) IS TOO LATE TO STOP BYNUM (#12)<< @ SALT LAKE CITY, UT:     The Pistons went to overtime but still lost their fourth in a row late night Saturday, 10...
WINGS SHOOT-DOWN HABS.....RED WINGS 3, Montreal 2 (SO), Sa 11/21/09 [ 11-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG GOT THE SHOOTOUT GWG PAST PRICE<< @ MONTREAL, PQ:     After letting a 2-0/3rd-Per lead slip away, the Red Wings were perfect in the shootout session...
PLYMOUTH'S SLUMP EXTENDED.....Belleville 3, WHALERS 1, Sa, 11/21/09 [ 11-21-2009 ]
@ BELLEVILLE, ONT:     The Whalers lost their second straight and for the fourth time in five games 3-1 at Belleville Saturday night.     The Bulls went 2-for-4 and the...
BUCKEYES ARE BEST & JoPa's KIDS BURY MSU.....CFB.....Sa 11/21/09 [ 11-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  OSU's COLEMAN (#4) STEPS IN FRONT OF UM's MATTHEWS (#13) FOR ONE OF SIX WOLVERINE TURNOVERS<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:     Ohio State scored a school record sixth co...
PANTHERS POUNCE ON WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Florida 2, RED WINGS 1 (OT), F 11/20/09 [ 11-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  WEISS (A) AND McCABE (#24) SCORED THE PANTHER GOALS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Florida Panthers played a boring, patient road contest and waited for their bre...
OTTAWA RALLYS PAST PLYMOUTH.....Ottawa 4, WHALERS 3, F 11/20/09 [ 11-20-2009 ]
@ OTTAWA, ONT:     Ottawa used a 3-goal/3rd-Per blitz to beat the Whalers 4-3 Friday night in a match-up of third place teams from different OHL divisions.     Trailing...
ANOTHER RALLY FALLS SHORT.....Portland 87, PISTONS 81, W 11/18/09 [ 11-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  BEN WALLACE (R) AND GREG ODEN (L) BATTLE FOR A REBOUND<< @ PORTLAND, ORE:     Playing from way behind is never a good idea.     For the second straig...
STARS STOP WINGS COLD.....Dallas 3, RED WINGS 1, W 11/18/09 [ 11-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAY (#24) AND BARCH (#13) DUKE IT OUT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Stars played a near perfect road game against the sluggish Red Wings and Dallas scored a 3-1...
40x100 FOR KOBE.....LA Lakers 106, PISTONS 93, T 11/17/09 [ 11-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  KOBE BRYANT (R) SHOOTS AGAINST DETROIT'S BEN GORDON (#7)<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     Kobe Bryant scored 40-P for the 100th time in his NBA career to lead the LA La...
SPARTANS SURVIVE.....MICHIGAN STATE 75, Gonzaga 71, T 11/17/09 [ 11-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN HAD 16-P OFF THE BENCH<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     The New Zags gave MSU a scare Tuesday night before Michigan State pulled out a 75-71 win over Gonzaga. &n...
GORDON COLD, STUCKEY HURT, PISTONS LOSE.....Dallas 95, PISTONS 90, S 11/15/09 [ 11-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (M) HAD A GAME-HIGH OF 28-P FOR DET<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Dallas put a stop to Detroit's 3-game win streak with a 95-90 Sunday evening Palace...
TITANS TOP BRONCOS.....UDM 86, Western Michigan 80, S 11/15/09 [ 11-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHASE SIMON (file photo)<< @ CALIHAN HALL:     The Detroit Titans out-shot the Western Michigan Broncos 86-80 in UDM's men's basketball home opener Sunday. &n...
DIRTY DOZEN.....Minnesota 27, LIONS 10, S 11/15/09 [ 11-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  HELLER CAUGHT THE LIONS' ONLY TOUCHDOWN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:      The Lions lost their 12th in a row at the HHH MetroDome (now called Mall of America Field...
HANK TRICKS DUCKS IN WILD WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 7, Anaheim 4, Sa 11/14/09 [ 11-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG (#40) EARNED A NEW HAT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     What had been a tight game exploded with an 8-goal/3rd-Per and after Anaheim had rallied to tie the...
PISTONS MYSTIFY WIZARDS.....PISTONS 106, Washington 103, Sa 11/14/09 [ 11-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  VILLANUEVA (#31) STUFFED OVER A WIZED MILLER (ponytail)<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:     After blowing an early 13-P lead, then trailing by 10-P, the Pistons staged a 4...
PLYMOUTH SNAPS SKID.....WHALERS 5, Kitchener 1, Sa 11/14/09 [ 11-14-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     After losing consecutive games for the first time all season Thursday and Friday nights, the Plymouth Whalers ended their weekend with a 5-1 home ice win ove...
SPARTAN ICE-MEN CHILL-OUT UM.....MICHIGAN STATE 2, MICHIGAN 0, Sa 11/14/09 [ 11-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  PALMISANO FRUSTATED THE WOLVERINE SHOOTERS SATURDAY<< @ MUNN ARENA:     Michigan State swept an ice hockey weekend series from rival Michigan for the first time...
BIG PLAY SPARTANS WIN NAIL-BITER.....CFB.....Sa 11/14/09 [ 11-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  KIRK COUSINS DIRECTED A FINAL QUARTER COMEBACK<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     The Spartans battled back and forth with the Boilermakers all Saturday afternoon befor...
SPARTANS END ON-ICE SLIDE VS WOLVERINES.....MICHIGAN STATE 3, MICHIGAN 2, F 11/13/09 [ 11-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's COREY TROPP (file photo)<< @ YOST ARENA:     Michigan State held on to beat Michigan 3-2 Friday night in the opener of a home-&- home weekend ice hockey s...
PLYMOUTH EDGED AGAIN.....Guelph 2, WHALERS 1, F 11/13/09 [ 11-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  HACKETT FOILED McNAUGHTON ON THIS 1ST-PER PENALTY SHOT TRY<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Conor O'Donnell set up the first Guelph goal and scored the second as the Sto...
THE HANK & HOWIE SHOW.....RED WINGS 3, Vancouver 1, Th 11/12/09 [ 11-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  FORMER RED WING MIKAEL SAMUELSSON (R) CLIPS DETROIT GOALIE JIMMY HOWARD<<   @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg set up the first Red Wing goal and s...
SPITS DOUBLE-UP PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 4, WHALERS 2, Th 11/12/09 [ 11-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  PASSINGHAM, THE OHL's WINNINGEST GOALIE, HAD AN EASY VICTORY THURSDAY NITE<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     Although the Spitfires outshot the Whalers in all three periods...
BEARS BURY TITANS AFTER INTERMISSION.....Cal 95, UDM 61, W 11/11/09 [ 11-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  RANDLE WAS ONE OF TWO WITH 22-P FOR CAL VS THE TITANS<< @ BERKELEY, CA:     The Detroit Titans went way west to open the men's basketball season late night Wedn...
MID-GAME SURGE CARRIES PISTONS PAST BOBCATS.....PISTONS 98, Charlotte 75, W 11/11/09 [ 11-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  VILLANUEVA (R) LAUNCHES OVER B'CAT DERRICK BROWN (#4)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Playing back-to-back home games for the first time this season the Piston...
WINGS BLITZ JACKETS.....RED WINGS 9, Columbus 1, W 11/11/09 [ 11-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLEARY (#11) SCORED THE FIRST OF MANY ON MASON<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings scored three times on their first six shots, four times in the first period a...
LIONS FIZZLE-OUT TO BLOW BIG EARLY LEAD.....Seattle 32, LIONS 20, S 11/8/09 [ 11-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  FORMER LION CORY REDDING (#94) CLOSES IN ON LIONS QBACK MATTHEW STAFFORD (#9)<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     The Seahawks self-destructed early to help the Lions build a...
PISTONS RETURN HOME TO STOP THE 76ERS.....PISTONS 88, Philadelphia 81, S 11/8/09 [ 11-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT NATIVE WILLIE GREEN (#33) DEFENDS VS DETROIT PISTON WILL BYNUM (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A combination of Detroit defense and poor 76ers shoot...
LEAFS END WINGS WIN STRING.....Toronto 5, RED WINGS 1, Sa 11/7/09 [ 11-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  DANCING WITH THE LEAFS -- PRIMEAU (M) CELEBRATES A RARE GOAL<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     The Red Wings' visit to Toronto Saturday night was no more successful than the...
PERFECT PLYMOUTH WEEKEND.....WHALERS 3, Sault Ste. Marie 2 (OT), Sa 11/7/09 [ 11-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  TYLER G. BROWN (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Outshot in every period, the Whalers concluded a 2-0 home ice weekend with a 3-2 overtime win over Sault Ste...
COOL COMEBACK WIN FOR BOILERMAKERS.....CFB.....Sa, 11/7/09 [ 11-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHASED HERE BY UM's CRAIG ROH (#88), PURDUE QB JOEY ELLIOTT (#14) HAD A CAREER DAY<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:     Leading 24-10 at the half, the Michigan defense wa...
MAGIC WIN REMATCH VS DETROIT.....Orlando 110, PISTONS 103, F 11/6/09 [ 11-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  VILLANUEVA (L) WAS GAME-HIGH WITH 28-P, SHOOTING HERE OVER MARCIN GORTAT<< @ ORLANDO, FL:     The Pistons and the Magic met for the second time in four nights...
PLYMOUTH STINGS SARNIA.....WHALERS 7, Sarnia 2, F 11/6/09 [ 11-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  MYLES McCAULEY (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers scored five times in the 1st-Per and skated to a 6-0 lead by 14:07/2 to defeat Sarnia 7-2 Friday...
UM BEATS WAYNE.....MICHIGAN 73, WAYNE STATE 54, F 11/6/09 [ 11-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's MANNY HARRIS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan defeated Wayne State 73-54 in men's basketball exhibition action Friday night.     More than half of...
WINGS SHOOT DOWN SHARKS WIN STREAK.....RED WINGS 2, San Jose 1 (SO), Th 11/5/09 [ 11-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S NIKLAS KRONWALL CRUNCHED S-JOSE's BENN FERRIERO<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg scored in both regulation and in the shootout session to l...
RAPTORS RUN PAST PISTONS TO THE FINISH LINE.....Toronto 110, PISTONS 99, W 11/4/09 [ 11-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  FORMER PISTON AMIR JOHNSON (L) DEFENDS VS DETROIT'S WILL BYNUM (R)<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     The Pistons and Raptors each had a 4th-Qtr burst, but Toronto's came las...
NO RIP, NO PRINCE, NO PROBLEM.....PISTONS 85, Orlando 80, T 11/3/09 [ 11-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  NELSON (L) FOULS BYNUM (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons earned their first home win of the new season and evened their record at 2-2 with Tues...
WINGS RETURN HOME TO BEAT BRUINS.....RED WINGS 2, Boston 0, T 11/3/09 [ 11-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  OZGOOD (L) & DATSYUK (R) COMBINE TO THWART STURM (M)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Chris Osgood made 29-SV to record his 50th career NHL regular season shutout and...
PLYMOUTH RUNS OUT OF GAS.....Brampton 3, WHALERS 2, S 11/1/09 [ 11-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  BARCLAY GOODROW (file)<< @ BRAMPTON, ONT:     Playing their third game in two and a half days in three different cities the Plymouth Whalers simply got tired in...
RAMS BEAT LIONS IN BATTLE OF THE BADS.....St. Louis 17, LIONS 10, S 11/1/09 [ 11-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON GAVE THE RAMS THE WIN WITH HIS LATE TD RUN<< @ FORD FIELD:     Steven Jackson raced right for a 25-yard touchdown with 1:38 to play to give St. Louis a...
WINGS END LONG TRIP ON THE UP-TICK.....RED WINGS 3, Calgary 1, Sa 10/31/09 [ 11-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  OZ BEHIND HIS HALLOWEEN MASK<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:     Alberta native Chris Osgood rebounded from an early exit in his last start Tuesday with his best game of the...
BUCKS RACE PAST PISTONS AFTER INTERMISSION.....Milwaukee 96, PISTONS 85, Sa 10/31/09 [ 10-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  JENNINGS (L) HOOPS VS THE PISTONS IN BEERTOWN<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     The Pistons had a 2nd-H fade for the second time in as many nights and lost 96-85 Saturd...
WHALERS EDGE OTTERS.....WHALERS 4, Erie 3, Sa 10/31/09 [ 10-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOSH BRITTAIN (file photo)<< @ ERIE, PA:     The Plymouth power play accounted for all four Whalers goals in a 4-3 Saturday night win at Erie.     P...
EVERYBODY LOSES.....CFB.....Sa 10/31/09 [ 10-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOIQUE BELL (#5) CLOSED HIS WAYNE STATE HOME CAREER WITH 314-YARDS & 3-TDs IN A LOSS VS NU {SEE STORY BELOW}<< @ MINNESPOLIS, MN:     In what can only be called...
THUNDEROUS OPENING NIGHT.....Oklahoma City 91, PISTONS 83, F 10/30/09 [ 10-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  DURANT (#35) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S MAXIELL (#54)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Minus ankle injured Rip Hamilton the Pistons were offensively challenged in F...
PLYMOUTH ATTACKED AT HOME.....Owen Sound 6, WHALERS 2, F 10/30/09 [ 10-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARCUS CARROLL (file)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Owen Sound stunned Plymouth with a 3-0/1st-Per outburst and that's all the Attack needed to defeat the Whalers 6-2...
DETROIT COMEBACK SHOT-DOWN.....Edmonton 6, RED WINGS 5 (SO), Th 10/29/09 [ 10-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  HEMSKY (L) BEAT BOTH HOWARD (M) AND STUART (#23) FOR THIS FIRST OF HIS TWO GOALS<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:     The Oilers didn't take long to solve their seven period...
PISTONS BREEZE BY GRIZ.....PISTONS 96, Memphis 74, W 10/28/09 [ 10-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON RIPPED PAST O.J. MAYO OF THE GRIZZLIES<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:     The Pistons raced to a 53-41 halftime lead and cruised to a 96-74 season-opening Wednesday...
WINGS EDGE CANUCKS IN 3RD PERIOD.....RED WINGS 5, Vancouver 4, T 10/27/09 [ 10-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILLIAMS (upraised arms) CELEBRATES HIS GAME WINNER<< @ VANCOUVER, BC:     The Red Wings did the unlikely in getting their first road win of the season and th...
WINGS ROAD WOES CONTINUE.....Colorado 3, RED WINGS 1, Sa 10/24/09 [ 10-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  DRAPER (#33, M) GETS CONGRATS ON ONLY DETROIT GOAL<< @ DENVER, CO:     The Red Wings were beaten 3-1 at Colorado Saturday night.     Detroit lost for...
PLYMOUTH SHOWS BULLS THE PINK CAPE.....WHALERS 6, Belleville 1, Sa 10/24/09 [ 10-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  SEGUIN (#9) HAD 2-G & 2-A<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers burried the Belleville Bulls 6-1 Saturday night in the third annual "Pink Out" game to support the...
HAWKEYE HISTORY.....CFB.....Sa, 10/24/09 [ 10-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  McNUTT (L) CATCHES THE GW-TD IN FRONT OF MSU's RUCKER<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     A 7-yard touchdown pass as the clock expired kept Iowa unbeaten and the Hawkeye...
PISTONS EDGE BUCKS IN EXHIBITION FINALE.....PISTONS 95, Milwaukee 93, F 10/23/09 [ 10-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHARLIE VILLANUEVA (#31) DRIVES AGAINST EX-BUCKS TEAMMATE ANDREW BOGUT<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     The Pistons concluded the NBA pre-season with a Friday night 95-...
HACKETT STONES RANGERS.....WHALERS 2, Kitchener 0, F 10/23/09 [ 10-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATT HACKETT (file photo) @ KITCHENER, ONT:     Whalers goaltender Matt Hackett stopped all 42 shots he faced Friday night for his first shutout of the season...
LATE LOSS.....Phoenix 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Th 10/22/09   [ 10-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  LEBDA (#22) THOUGHT THIS WAS THE GAME-WINNER<< @ GLENDALE, AZ:     The Red Wings opened their longest (5-game) road trip this season and remained winless away...
T-WOLVES TOP DETROIT.....Minnesota 122, PISTONS 114, Th 10/22/09 [ 10-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) HAD A GAME-HIGH OF 25-P FOR DETROIT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A decisive 3rd-Qtr carried Minnsota to a 122-114 exhibition win over the Piston...
WHITEWASHED IN WISCONSIN.....Green Bay 26, LIONS 0, S 10/18/09 [ 10-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  FORMER WMU BRONCO GREG JENNINGS (R) HAULS IN A PASS BEHIND THE TARDY DET DEFENSE<< @ GREEN BAY, WI:     The Lions self-destructed early, Packers QBack Aaron Rog...
GRIZ ROUT DETROIT.....Memphis 115, PISTONS 94, Sa 10/17/09 [ 10-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  RUDY GAY (#22) DRIVES BY DETROIT'S BEN GORDON (L)<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:     The Pistons were trounced at Memphis 115-94 Saturday night for Detroit's third straight...
SPITS SHUTOUT PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 4, WHALERS 0, Sa 10/17/09 [ 10-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  ADAM HENRIQUE (file photo) WAS VOTED THE GAME'S #1 STAR<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The defending OHL Champion Windsor Spitfires avenged a season opening home def...
AVS GUN-DOWN WINGS IN SHOOTOUT.....Colorado 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Sa 10/17/09 [ 10-17-2009 ]
>>caption: DET's DAN CLEARY CHASES EX- TEAMMATE KYLE QUINCEY (#27) OF THE AVs<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wngs suffered their first home loss of the young season by blowing...
SPARTANS SHINE AFTER INTERMISSION.....CFB.....Sa, 10/17/09 [ 10-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE WILDCATS COULDN'T CATCH BLAIR WHITE (#25), SO WHITE CAUGHT A DOZEN PASSES & TWO TDs<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     Halftime adjustments on both sides of the ball...
WHALERS EDGE 67's.....WHALERS 3, Ottawa 2, F 10/16/09 [ 10-17-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers scored three times on 18 shots in the opening period and held on for a 3-2 Friday night home ice win vs Ottawa.     A.J. Jenks (#6) jol...
MAVS MAUL PISTONS.....Dallas 113, PISTONS 88, Th 10/15/09 [ 10-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  BIG D's JASON TERRY (#31) STOLE THE BALL FROM DET's WILL BYNUM (L)<< @ DALLAS, TX:     The Pistons lost all four quarters in a 113-88 exhibition rout at Dallas...
HOME SWEET HOME.....RED WINGS 5, Los Angeles 2, Th 10/15/09 [ 10-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  A PAIR OF 11s COME TOGETHER AS DET's DAN CLEARY CRUNCHES LA's ANZE KOPITAR<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings improved to 3-0 at The Joe this season after...
WIZ FLIP STONES.....Washinton 101, PISTONS 98, T 10/13/09 [ 10-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  BYNUM (#12) SHOOTS VS THE WIZ<< @ VAN ANDEL ARENA, GRAND RAPIDS, MI:     The first Piston pre-season defeat came vs former coach Flip Saunders and his new Washi...
SABRES SLICE UP WINGS.....Buffalo 6, RED WINGS 2, T 10/13/09 [ 10-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  BEFORE GETTING HURT, VANEK (#26) BEAT OZZIE TWICE<< @ BUFFALO, NY:     A four-goal middle period carried the Buffalo Sabes to their first home ice regulation wi...
GORDON SHOOTS PISTONS PAST HAWKS.....PISTONS 100, Atlanta 91, S 10/11/09 [ 10-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  FRANK ROBINSON OF THE HAWKS (#14) GUARDS DET'S BEN GORDON (#7), BUT NOT WELL ENOUGH<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILS:     Summertime free agent signee Ben Gordon shot...
CLOSED CURTAIN.....Pittsburgh 28, LIONS 20, S 10/11/09 [ 10-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  PITT'S JAMES HARRISON STRIPS THE BALL FROM LIONS QB DAUNTE CULPEPPER AT THE START OF THE LION OFFENSIVE EFFORT<< @ FORD FIELD:     Called into question early th...
HOLMER IS LATE HERO.....RED WINGS 3, Washington 2, Sa 10/10/09 [ 10-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM'S GW-GOAL IS BEHIND THEODORE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Tomas Holmstrom is known for his physical play in front of the net that often results in a goal...
PLYMOUTH PASTES SUDBURY.....WHALERS 9, Sudbury 2, Sa 10/10/09 [ 10-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  MITCHELL HEARD<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers began a 3-game Plymouth homestand with a Saturday night 9-2 rout of he Sudbury Wolves.     The vis...
COSTLY MSU WIN, BUMBLING UM LOSS.....CFB.....Sa 10/10/09 [ 10-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  STATE'S COLIN NEELY (#89) SACKS ILLINI QACK JUICE WILLIAMS (#7)<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:     Michigan State bulldozed to a 24-14 win at Illinois Saturday afternoon,...
PLYMOUTH LOSERS IN LONDON.....London 2, WHALERS 1, F 10/9/09 [ 10-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATT HACKETT (file photo)<< @ LONDON, ONT:     London native Matt Hackett made 42-SV in the Plymouth goal, but it wasn't enough as the Whalers lost at London...
OZZIE STARS AS WINGS WIN HOME OPENER.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2, Th 10/8/09 [ 10-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  DRAPES CELEBRATES GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     After going 0-for-Sweden vs the St. Louis Blues last weekend, the Red Wings returned for an "Original Six" home...
BACKCOURT CARRIES PISTONS TO WIN.....PISTONS 113, Milwaukee 104, W 10/7/09 [ 10-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  BYNUM (L) & KUESTER (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Guards Ben Gordon, Will Bynum and Rodney Stuckey scored 24, 23 & 21-P respectively to lead the Pistons t...
WHALERS WIN ON ROAD.....WHALERS 5, Owen Sound 2, W 10/7/09 [ 10-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  A.J. JENKS (file photo)<< @ OWEN SOUND, ONT:     The Whalers opened the second leg of their 5-game road trip with a 5-2 Wednesday night win at Owen Sound. &nb...
DOOMED AT THE DOME ONE LAST TIME.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 5 (12-INN), T 10/6/09 [ 10-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  GOMEZ (#22, arms out- stretched) ABOUT TO SCORE AND ABOUT TO GET MOBBED<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     It was somehow fitting that the final ever Tiger visit to the...
PISTONS WIN PRE-SEASON DEBUT.....PISTONS 87, Miami 83, M 10/5/09 [ 10-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  BACK IN A PISTONS UNIFORM, BIG BEN WALLACE PULLS DOWN A REBOUND<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons beat the Heat 32-14 in paint points and led by as man...
BACK TO BASIC LOSING.....Chicago 48, LIONS 24, S 10/4/09 [ 10-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  STAFFORD'S RIGHT KNEE WAS INJURED ON THIS 4TH-QTR SACK BY CHICAGO'S OGUNLEYE<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Lions reverted to form in a 48-24 Sunday defeat at Chicag...
TIGS & TWINS BOTH WIN, PLAYOFF SET FOR TUESDAY.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 3, S 10/4/09 [ 10-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS GETS CONGRATS FOR A RARE HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers kept their fading AL- Central title hopes alive by beating the Chicago White Sox 5-3 S...
GREYHOUNDS RACE PAST PLYMOUTH.....Sault Ste. Marie 4, WHALERS 1, Sa 10/3/09 [ 10-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  ROBIN LEHNER (file photo)<< @ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     The Greyhounds scored in each period to beat the Whalers 4-1 Saturday night in the Soo.    ...
SLIP SLIDING AWAY.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 1, Sa 10/3/09 [ 10-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  MOMENTS BEFORE HIS EXIT, FIGARO WATCHES QUENTIN'S T-2ND HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers went quietly Saturday night, falling for a second consecutive eveni...
WINGS GO O-FOR-SWEDEN.....St. Louis 5, RED WINGS 3, Sa 10/3/09 [ 10-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  TKACHUK (#7) SCORED TWICE ON HOWARD<< @ STOCKHOLM, SWE:     For the second time in as many days the Red Wings let an early lead slip away and lost an oversea...
EXTRA SWEET.....CFB.....MICHIGAN STATE 26, MICHIGAN 20 (OT)...WAYNE STATE 47, Ashland 40, Sa 10/3/09 [ 10-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  CAPER SCORED THE OT GAME-WINNING TOUCHDOWN<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     After letting a 14-P lead slip away late in the 4th-Qtr, Michigan State then came up with bi...
WHALERS EDGE WOLVES IN SHOOTOUT.....WHALERS 6, Sudbury 5 (SO), F 10/2/09 [ 10-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  BEAU SCHMITZ (file photo)<< @ SUDBURY, ONT:     The Whalers scored three unansered 3rd-Per goals to force overtime, then had to go to a shootout for a Friday nig...
SOX SKUNK TIGS.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 0, F 10/2/09 [ 10-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON ALL BUT THREW IN THE TOWEL<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Perhaps the first batter was a bad omen.     White Sox lead-off man Scott Podsednik started...
MASON STONES WINGS IN OPENER.....St. Louis 4, RED WINGS 3, F 10/2/09 [ 10-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  KARIYA SCORED TWICE INCLUDING THE GAME-WINNER<< @ STOCKHOLM, SWE:     With their corps of seven Swedes the Red Wings wore the home dark colors Friday as they o...
BARRIE BEATS PLYMOUTH.....Barrie 3, WHALERS 2, Th 10/1/09 [ 10-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  TAYLOR CARNEVALE (file photo)<< @ BARRIE, ONT:     Taylor Carnevale scored (#5) 11-sec into the 3rd-Per to snap a 2-all tie and the Barrie Colts held on to edge t...
EJECTIONS INSTEAD OF ELIMINATION.....Minnesota 8, TIGERS 3, Th 10/1/09 [ 10-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAIRD (L) & BONDERMAN (not pictured) EJECTED BY UMPIRE HERNANDEZ (2nd frrom L); GARDENHIRE (R) COMES TO RESRAIN YOUNG (#21) AFTER BEANING< @ COMERICA PARK:    ...
TIGS POUND PAVANO, MAGIC # NOW 2.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 2, W 9/30/09 [ 09-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  ORDONEZ (L) AND SANTIAGO (R) BOTH HAD BIG BASEHITS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers got a second consecutive strong start from rotation band-aid Eddie Bonine...
WINGS FLY BY SWEDES.....RED WINGS 6, Farjestads BK 2, W 9/30/09 [ 09-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  JIMMY HOWARD<< KARLSTAD, SWEDEN:     The Red Wings concluded exhibition play overseas on Wednesday with a 6-2 victory vs Swedish Elite LGE Champion Farjestasds B...
VERLANDER LEADS TIGERS TO GAME TWO WIN & TWINBILL SPLIT.....Gm-1, Minnesota 3, TIGERS 2 (10-INN)...Gm-2, TIGERS 6, Minnesota 5;  T 9/29/09 [ 09-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  "V" IS FOR VICTORY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers began and ended Tuesday with a two game lead over second place Minnesota in the AL-Central race, but Detr...
REUNION, THEN RAINOUT.....Minnesota @ TIGERS, PPD, M 9/28/09 [ 09-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  SPARKY & THE '84 TIGERS RETURNED TO TAKE A 25-YEAR BOW<< @ COMERICA PARK:     After a wet reunion of the 1984 World Series Champion Tigers, the beginning of the...
WINGS PUNCH-OUT PENS, MAKE ROSTER CUTS.....RED WINGS 4, Pittsburgh 1, S 9/27/09 [ 09-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13, L) AND FRANZEN (#93, R) SURROUND PITTSBURGH'S KRIS LETANG (#58, M)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings' last NHL exhibition this month more re...
TIGS LIMP HOME.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 4, S 9/27/09 [ 09-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON HOMERED, DOUBLED AND SINGLED IN SUNDAY'S DEFEAT<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers couldn't hold slim leads of 1-0 and 2-1 and lost the rubber game of...
OMG, LIONS WIN !!!.....LIONS 19, Washington 14, S 9/27/09 [ 09-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  LIONS WR BRYANT JOHNSON HAD THIS ACROBATIC TD CATCH OVER WASHINGTON'S CARLOS ROGERS<< @ FORD FIELD:     The Lions won.     Really.     TH...
COMEBACK ROUT.....TIGERS 12, Chicago WSox 5, Sa 9/26/09 [ 09-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO'S T-7th/RBI-1B PUT DETROIT AHEAD 6-5<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Trailing 5-0 entering the 5th-INN the Tigers scored 12 unanswered runs to stun the Chicago Wh...
INDIANA OUSTS SHOCK.....Indiana 72, SHOCK 67, Sa 9/26/09 [ 09-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZELLOUS (#1) WAS SURROUNDED IN INDY SATURDAY<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     In what proved to be an all-home court WNBA Eastern Conference Final, Indiana got by the...
LEAFS SWEEP EXHIBITION SERIES.....Toronto 2, RED WINGS 1, Sa 9/26/09 [ 09-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  GUSTAVSSON WAS 15-FOR-15<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     The Maple Leafs completed a home-&-home exhibition sweep of the Red Wings Saturday night with a 2-1 decision. &n...
PLYMOUTH ROCKS LONDON.....WHALERS 7, London 2, Sa 9/26/09 [ 09-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  TYLER SEGUIN<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers snapped a 2-all, first intermission tie with a trio of middle period goals and went on to defeat visiting Londo...
M ESCAPES, MSU SKIDS AGAIN.....CFB.....Sa 9/26/09 [ 09-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  ODOMS HAULED-IN THE WINNING WOLVERINE CATCH<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:     Michigan staged a late comeback to edge Indiana 36-33 Saturday afternoon on Homecoming in...
BONINE'S BID WASTED.....Chicago WSox 2, TIGERS 0, F 9/25/09 [ 09-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  BONINE LOST HIS NO- HITTER, THE SHUTOUT AND THE GAME ON ONE BIG SWING BY BECKHAM OF THE WSOX<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Detroit emergerncy rotation member Eddie Boni...
LEAFS OUT-SHOOT WINGS.....Toronto 5, RED WINGS 4 (SO), F 9/25/09 [ 09-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  STALBERG (#45) SCORED TWICE ON OZZIE (L)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Mikhail Grabovski's slappshot goal tied the contest for Toronto with 1:11 to play in regulation...
FEVER EVEN EASTERN FINALS.....Indiana 79, SHOCK 75, F 9/25/09 [ 09-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  CATCHINGS (#24) PUTS UP A SHOT OVER DETROIT'S McWILLIAMS (L)<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The top seeded Indiana Fever edged the defending WNBA Champion Detroit S...
KEY SWEEP.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 5, Th 9/24/09 [ 09-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  JV PUMPED-UP AFTER A B-7th INNING-ENDING DOUBLE PLAY CONCLUDED HIS EVENING ON THE HILL<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers held on for a 6-5 win Thursday night, t...
PLYMOUTH DISSPIRITED.....Saginaw 6, WHALERS 1, Th 9/24/09 [ 09-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  SAGINAW'S SKELLETT HAD A 4-POINT NIGHT<< @ SAGINAW, MI:     Saginaw took 2-0 and 5-0 leads by the two intermissions and went on to defeat the Whalers 6-1 Thursda...
SHOCK COOL THE FEVER.....SHOCK 72, Indiana 56, W 9/23/09 [ 09-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHAVONTE ZELLOUS (#1) DRIVES BY INDY'S TULLY BEVILAQUA (#41)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA Champion Shock opened this year's Eastern Confer...
GUILLEN LEADS DETROIT ATTACK.....TIGERS 11, Cleveland 3, W 9/23/09 [ 09-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN GOT TO TROT TWICE ON A PAIR OF HOMERUNS<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers put a 4-spot on the board in the T-1st and went on to rout the free-falling I...
FLYERS OUT-FLAP WINGS.....Philadelphia 5, RED WINGS 2, T 9/22/09 [ 09-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  JONATHAN ERICSSON<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Red Wings completed a winless eastern exhibition road trip by dropping their second game in as many nights, 5-2...
RABURN & JACKSON STAR AS TIGS TOP TRIBE.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 1, T 9/22/09 [ 09-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  TIGER CATCHER GERALD LAIRD (L) TAGGED OUT MATT LaPORTA (R) ON RYAN RABURN'S THROW HOME<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers got offensive and defensive gems from R...
RANGERS WASTE LITTLE TIME.....NY Rangers 4, RED WINGS 2, M  9/21/09 [ 09-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  NYR's ALEXEI SEMENOV (#25) JOLTS DETROIT'S VALTTERI FILPPULA<< @ NYC, NY:     The New York Rangers blitzed Red Wing prospect goalie Daniel Larsson in the 1st-Per...
TIGERS WIN THEIR METRODOME FINALE.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 2, S 9/20/09 [ 09-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  A RARE MAGGS RBI-1B CAPPED A 3-R/T-5TH FOR DETROIT<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers salvaged the final game of their 3-game weekend series with the Twins, sc...
VIKES VICTIMIZE LIONS.....Minnesota 27, LIONS 13, S 9/20/09 [ 09-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  CALVIN JOHNSON HAD THIS ONLY LION TOUCHDOWN<< @ FORD FIELD:     The Lions built a 10-0/2nd-Qtr lead on a Jason Hanson field goal and Matt Stafford's first NFL c...
FIRST WINGS DEFEAT.....Buffalo 3, RED WINGS 1, Sa 9/19/09 [ 09-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  ONETIME MICHIGAN STATER MILLER STOLE THE SHOW AT THE JOE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings lost for the first time this pre-season Saturday night, a 3-1 hom...
WHALERS WIN ANOTHER SQUEEKER.....WHALERS 6, Oshawa 5 (OT), Sa 9/19/09 [ 09-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  TYLER G. BROWN TIPPED-IN HIS OWN REBOUND FOR THE OT-GW GOAL<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers opened the OHL season Thursday with a 6-5 shootout win at Windso...
DOWNED AGAIN AT THE DOME.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 2, Sa 9/19/09 [ 09-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  CUDDYER CONNECTED FOR THE CLINCHING HOMER<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Even ace Justin Verlander couldn't halt the Tiger tumble.     A double on a flyba...
LUCK O THE IRISH.....CFB.....Sa 9/19/09 [ 09-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  GOLDEN TATE (#23) CAUGHT THE GW-TD IN FRONT OF STATE'S MARCUS HYDE<< @ SOUTH BEND, IN:     QBack Kirk Cousins completed pass after pass on Michigan State's fina...
SILENT NIGHT.....Minnesota 3, TIGERS 0, F 9/18/09 [ 09-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  CUDDYER (#5) IS WELCOMED BACK FOLLOWING HIS HOMERUN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tiger slide continued Friday night with a 3-0 loss at second place Minnesota as...
SHOCK PUT DREAM TO SLEEP.....SHOCK 94, Atlanta 79, F 9/18/09 [ 09-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZELLOUS HELPED SHOOT THE SHOCK INTO THE EASTERN FINALS AGAIN<< @ DULUTH, GA:     The defending WNBA Champion Shock reached the Eastern Conference Finals for a fou...
WINGS RIP RANGERS IN 3RD-PER.....RED WINGS 4, NY Rangers 3, F 9/18/09 [ 09-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  JASON WILLIAMS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings got four final period goals to edge the New York Rangers 4-3 Friday night in exhibition action.   &n...
PLYMOUTH SPOILS PARTY.....WHALERS 6, Windsor 5 (SO), Th 9/17/09 [ 09-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  MILES McCAULEY (arms raised) AND TYLER SEGUIN (#9) SCORED WHALER SHOOTOUT GOALS<<   @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers spoiled the season opener for...
ROYAL THRASHING.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 2, Th 9/17/09 [ 09-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON REACTS TO OLIVO'S 422-FOOT 3rHR IN THE T-3RD<< @ COMERICA PARK:     For the second time in three days the Royals battered Tiger pitching with extra base...
SHOCK START PLAYOFFS WITH A RALLY.....SHOCK 94, Atlanta 89, W 9/16/09 [ 09-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  KELLY (R) HIT THE TWO KEY FTs<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Trailing 30-16 after just one quarter, 45-36 at the half and still down by 13-P midway through the...
WINGS OPEN WITH EXHIBITION WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Philadelphia 1, W 9/16/09 [ 09-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  JAMIE TARDIF<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings beat Philadelphia 3-1 Wednesday night to open the NHL exhibition schedule.         Veter...
FANS CHEER ERNIE AND A TIGER WIN.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 3, W 9/16/09 [ 09-16-2009 ]
***TIGER MAGIC NUMBER:  13*** >>caption:  ERNIE HARWELL AND THE TIGER FANS SALUTE EACH OTHER<<     it would have to be considered unique for a Mid-3rd-INN interruption...
18 MILLION DOLLAR LOSS.....Kansas City 11, TIGERS 1, T 9/15/09 [ 09-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  WASHBURN (raised glove) PAID THE PRICE FOR ATTEMPTING TO TAG BLOOMQUIST (helmet)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Royals used a trio of 3rHR for the majority of thei...
BONUS BASEBALL WALKOFF WIN.....TIGERS 6, Toronto 5 (10-INN), M 9/14/09 [ 09-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE DIDN'T HAVE TO SLIDE FOR THE WINNING RUN BECAUSE THERE WAS NO THROW HOME<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Aubrey Huff hit a 3-R pinch-hit homerun in the B-9th to for...
SAINTS BREES BY LIONS IN OPENER.....New Orleans 45, LIONS 27, S 9/13/09 [ 09-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  KEVIN SMITH SCORED THE FIRST LIONS TD OF 2009<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:     New season, same result.     The Lions lost their 2009 regular season opener S...
KID ENDS SKID FOR TIGS.....TIGERS 7, Toronto 2, S 9/13/09 [ 09-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAIRD HAD A PAIR OF RBI-SINGLES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A solid start by Rick Porcello helped the Tigers end their season's longest losing streak of five games...
SHOCK COMPLETE SKY SWEEP IN SEASON FINALE.....SHOCK 80, Chicago 69, Sa 9/12/09 [ 09-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZELLOUS WAS #1 ON THE SHOCK SCORING CHART SATURDAY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Shock swept away an 18-P defecit with a 2nd-H rally at Chicago to win the regular...
JAYS TAKE LONGBALL BATTLE.....Toronto 8, TIGERS 6, Sa 9/12/09 [ 09-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  HILL ROUNDS THIRD AND HEADS HOME AFTER HIS GW-HR SHOT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Blue Jays hit four homeruns and the Tigers three Saturday night as Toronto topp...
LAST MINUTE DECISIONS.....CFB.....Sa 9/12/09 [ 09-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATHEWS (M) MOBBED BY HIS MICHIGAN MATES AFTER HIS GW-TD<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:     Irish eyes were smiling when Notre Dame scored 14 points in the 4th-Qtr to go...
TIGERS TUMBLE VS T-O.....Toronto 6, TIGERS 4, F 9/11/09 [ 09-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  RABURN COULDN'T CATCH THE BARAJAS T-7TH HOMERUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Nate Robertson had virtually nothing Friday night and the two relievers who followed Robe...
SHOCK CLINCH PLAYOFF SPOT.....SHOCK 94, New York 87 (OT), Th 9/10/09 [ 09-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN (#14) TIED HER SEASON-HIGH WITH A 34-P EFFORT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA Champion Detroit Shock gave the announced crowd of 8,178...
ROYALLY SWEPT.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 4, Th 9/10/09 [ 09-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  YUNIESKY BETANCOURT'S SLIDE HOME PUT THE ROYALS AHEAD TO STAY IN THE B-6TH<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The last place Royals completed a 3-game series sweep of the...
ROYALS TAKE SECOND STRAIGHT FROM TIGERS.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 1, W 9/9/09 [ 09-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  BILLY BUTLER WAS DOUBLE TROUBLE FOR THE TIGERS<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers went quietly Wednesday night in Kansas City, losing to the Royals 5-1. &nbs...
LYNX HOLD OFF LATE SHOCK SURGE.....Minnesota 75, SHOCK 72, W 9/9/09 [ 09-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  CANDICE WIGGINS (#11) IS GUARDED BY DETROIT'S CHERYL FORD (#35) & DEANNA NOLAN (M)<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     A 4th-Qtr rally by the Shock fell short and Detroit...
ROYALS END TIGER WIN STREAK.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 5, T 9/8/09 [ 09-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  HUFF SNAPPED HIS BAT ON THIS 2-RUN SINGLE IN THE T-5TH<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers let a comfortable lead slip away in the opener of a 3-game Kansas Ci...
SHOCK STREAK CONTNUES.....SHOCK 84, Chicago 75, S 9/6/09 [ 09-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN HOOPED FOR 19-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The late season playoff push continued Sunday evening for the defending WNBA Champion Shock, who defeated C...
INGE SLAMS FOR TIGER SWEEP.....TIGERS 5, Tampa Bay 3, S 9/6/09 [ 09-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE'S GRANNY GAVE THE TIGERS AN HISTORIC SERIES SWEEP<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Rays RHander Wade Davis had an impressive big league debut Sunday afternoon,...
PUSH-BUTTON COMEBACK.....TIGERS 8, Tampa Bay 6, Sa 9/5/09 [ 09-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  AVLA SKIED A 2rHR TO THE RAFTRS<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Tigers MGR Jim Leyland is not a big fan of the expanded September rosters, but Saturday night he use...
OPENING WINS FOR WOLVERINES & SPARTANS.....CFB.....Sa 9/5/09 [ 09-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM QB TATE FORCIER<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:     The Michigan Wolverines took a step toward putting last year's three win nightmare season behind them with a 31-7 b...
GUM TIME WIN.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay 3, F 9/4/09 [ 09-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE RAYS WERE JV's LATEST VICTIM<< @ ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     About the time Nate Robertson revived "Gum Time" for the second time in as many Justin Verlander...
SHOCK COOL FEVER.....SHOCK 70, Indiana 63 (OT), F 9/4/09 [ 09-04-2009 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock won for the sixth time in seven games Friday night, stopping WNBA- leading Indiana 70-63 in overtime.     Detroit led 34-25 at the...
LIONS END PRE-SEASON ON POSITIVE NOTE.....LIONS 17, Buffalo 6, Th 9/3/09 [ 09-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATT STAFFORD SLINGS THE PIGSKIN AT BUFFALO< @ ORCHARD PARK, NY:     The Lions scored just before halftime and tacked on ten points in the 4th-Qtr to beat the B...
WALKOFF SWEEP.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 3 (10-INN), Th 9/3/09 [ 09-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY (crouching) GETS MOBBED BY HIS MATES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers got an unexpected six shutout innings from starting pitcher Nate Robertson and a...
TIGS EDGE ERRING INDIANS.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 2, W 9/2/09 [ 09-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO PITCHED THE TIGS PAST THE TRIBE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Indians helped out the Tigers with five errors, three by 3Bman Jhonny Peralta including an i...
TIGS TOPPLE TRIBE.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 5, T 9/1/09 [ 09-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  HUFF HAD HIS BEST GAME AS A TIGER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     As the saying goes, "Welcome to the big leagues kid."     The first six Tigers reached base...
RAYS RIP WASHBURN.....Tampa Bay 11, TIGERS 7, M 8/31/09 [ 08-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN (R) IS WELCOMED HOME BY POLANCO (#14) ON THE FIRST OF HIS TWO HOMERUN TROTS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers never recovered from a T-1st Tampa Bay bar...
POLLY POWER GIVES JV #15.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay 3, S 8/30/09 [ 08-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY'S HOMER WAS THE DIF<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The breeze was blowing out at the CoPa Sunday afternoon and the Tigers got the last homerun to edge the Tampa...
RAYS SPOIL ROBERTSON'S RETURN.....Tampa Bay 3, TIGERS 1, Sa 8/29/09 [ 08-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  RAYS' GABE GROSS ROBBED DET'S CURTIS GRANDERSON IN THE B-8TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Nate Robertson allowed just 1-ER in his 4-IP and Zach Miner hurled 3-IP of...
SAN-AN PAYBACK.....San Antonio 100, SHOCK 88, Sa 8/29/09 [ 08-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  KARA BRAXTON (#45) SHOOTS OVER THE STARS<< @ SAN ANTONO, TX:     It took an overtime effort by San Antonio to halt the Shock's season's- best four-game winning...
STANTON LEADS LIONS AGAIN.....LIONS 18, Indianapolis 17, Sa 8/29/09 [ 08-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOHN STANDEFORD CAUGHT THE WINNING 2-PT PLAY<< @ FORD FIELD:     If you're going to pull out a late comeback win in an NFL exhibition it's likely you're going...
TIGS TOP TAMPA TO START SERIES.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 2, F 8/28/09 [ 08-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE ERRED TWICE BUT ALSO HAD A SOLO HOMER AND A KEY SINGLE<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers made it three wins in four games, all against AL post-season con...
SHOCK'S POST-SEASON DREAM STILL ALIVE.....SHOCK 87, Atlanta 83, Th 8/27/09 [ 08-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN CARRIED THE SHOCK TO VICTORY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock foiled Atlanta's bid for a four game season series sweep with an 87-83 home court d...
ANGELS AVOID BENGAL SWEEP.....LA Angels 4, TIGERS 2, Th 8/26/09 [ 08-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  EVERETT (#4) SUPPLIED ALL THE TIGER RUNS VIA A 2rHR<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     The LA Angels of Anaheim avoided their first four game losing skid of the season and th...
CABBY HELPS CARRY WASHBURN TO WIN.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 3, T 8/25/09 [ 08-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  A SURPRISED ABREAU (R) IS OUT ON A TAG BY MINER (L) ON A THROW BY AVILA (M) IN THE B-7TH<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Miguel Cabrera had his third straight 3-H game to...
SHOCK HAT TRICK.....SHOCK 90, Connecticut 70, T 8/25/09 [ 08-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  SMITH LED THE SHOCK AGAIN<< @ UNCASVILLE, CT:     The Shock outscored the Sun in all four quarters and posted a Tuesday night road win at Connecticut, 90-70....
TIGERS OUTLAST THE RALLY MONKEY.....TIGERS 10, LA Angels 7, M 8/24/09 [ 08-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S 2r2B/T-6th CAPPED HIS 5-RBI GAME<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Jered Weaver vs Justin Verlander was supposed to be a pitchers duel between a pair of 13-game w...
SHOCK COMPLETE PERFECT WEEKEND.....SHOCK 99, San Antonio 84, S 8/23/09 [ 08-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  A SUNDAY TAJ McMILESTONE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Wins have been uncommonly rare for the defending WNBA Champion Shock this season, but Sunday evening Det...
A's POUND TIGER ROOKIE TRIO.....Oakland 9, TIGERS 4, S 8/23/09 [ 08-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE CABBY TROT GOT DETROIT CLOSE IN THE T-8TH<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     The A's took the rubber game of the 3-game weekend series in a 9-4 decision over the Tigers...
WALKOFF LOSS.....Oakland 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 8/22/09 [ 08-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  KENNEDY SLIDES HOME WITH THE B-9TH WINNING RUN<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     The Tigers got a walkoff matinee home win Thursday. Late night Saturday the shoe was on the...
SHOCK DRIVE BY SKY.....SHOCK 76, Chicago 67, Sa 8/22/09 [ 08-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  KATIE SMITH (file photo)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Shock trailed Chicago 43-40 at the half, but held the Sky to just 24/2nd-H points, 12-P in both the 3rd & 4th-...
BROWNS TEACH STAFFORD AN NFL LESSON.....Cleveland 27, LIONS 10, Sa 8/22/09 [ 08-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  T-END CARSON BUTLER HAD DETROIT'S LONE TOUCHDOWN<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Matt Stafford's first start as Lions QBack was less than a success.     Staff...
ANOTHER CLOSE WIN.....TIGERS 3, Oakland 2, F 8/21/09 [ 08-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  TIGER GERALD LAIRD (L) TAGS OUT OAKLAND'S DARIC BARTON (R) AT THE PLATE IN THE B-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers opened their last west coast road trip...
RAIN, RAIN, WENT AWAY.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 6, Th 8/20/09 [ 08-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLETE DID IT AGAIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Trailing 4-0 and 6-2, the Tigers stormed back following a 58-min/B-6th rain delay and edged Seattle 7-6 Thursday on a...
M's EVEN SERIES.....Seattle 3, TIGERS 1, W 8/19/09 [ 08-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  ICHIRO COMPLETES HIS HOMERUN TROT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Another double digit strikeout performance by Justin Verlander wasn't enough to offset another quie...
SHOCK DROP ANOTHER.....Seattle 79, SHOCK 75, T 8/18/09 [ 08-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAUREN JACKSON (#15 at L) AND DEANNA NOLAN (#14 at R) DUELED<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock returned from a 1-2 road trip to suffer their third straig...
LATE RALLY.....TIGERS 5, Seattle 3, T 8/18/09 [ 08-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY DROVE IN THE TYING & WINNING RUNS FOR DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     In a game that was 1-1 entering the 8th-INN, the Tigers scored a 4-R/B-8th to gain a...
MISCUES COST CHANCE FOR SWEEP.....Kansas City 3, TIGERS 2 (10-INN), S 8/16/09 [ 08-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE ROYALS FOUND RABURN AT THE CRITICAL TIME<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A trio of hot corner errors including a pair in the T-10th by Ryan Raburn foiled the Tiger c...
TIGERS BATTER ROYALS.....TIGERS 10, Kansas City 3, Sa 8/15/09 [ 08-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  THAT'S WHERE MY HOMERUN LANDED<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers beat up some bad Kansas City pitchers Saturday night to post a 10-3 win.     The T...
ROAD WEARY SHOCK LOSE IN INDY.....Indiana 82, SHOCK 59, Sa 8/15/09 [ 08-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  DOUGLAS DOES IT<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Playing their third road game in five nights the Shock lost at Indiana 82-59 Saturday night.     Detroit le...
ROOKIE (NOT STAFFORD) LEADS LIONS TO WIN EXHIBITION OPENER.....LIONS 27, Atlanta 26, Sa 8/15/09 [ 08-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  AARON BROWN HAD A PAIR OF DETROIT TOUCHDOWNS<< @ FORD FIELD:     Veteran Daunte Culpepper got the start at QBack for Detroit, the few Ford Field fans who came...
TWO BRANDONS BEAT KC AFTER STARTERS EXIT.....TIGERS 1, Kansas City 0, F 8/14/09 [ 08-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE (M) GETS WELCOME HOME RECEPTION<< @ COMERICA PARK:     It was all zeroes across the board until Brandon Inge turned on a high fastball from former Tiger R...
DREAM SLIPS AWAY.....Atlanta 80, SHOCK 75, Th 8/13/09 [ 08-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  IZIANE CASTRO MARQUES LED ATLANTA TO A LATE WIN<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     Leading 69-68 on a Kara Braxton layup with just over 3-mins to play the Shock watched the...
VERLANDER PITCHES, RABURN BATS TIGS PAST BOSOX.....TIGERS 2, Boston 0, Th 8/13/09 [ 08-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  BUCHHOLTZ (L) DISGUSTED AS RABURN (R) ROUNDS THE BASES<< @ BOSTON, MA:     An overcast, cool, Back Bay matinee was highlighted by good pitching on both sides, b...
RED SOX SOCK MINER.....Boston 8, TIGERS 2, W 8/12/09 [ 08-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  BECKETT BLEW BY THE BENGALS WEDNESDAY<< @ BOSTON, MA:     Centuries ago Salem. MASS was known for its witch trials.     For the Detroit Tigers, Fenwa...
FABULOUS FOURTH QUARTER.....SHOCK 81, Washington 77, T 8/11/09 [ 08-12-2009 ]
@ WASHINGTON, DC:     Trailing by 9-P entering the final frame, the Shock got hot and scored 35-P to post an 81-77 road win at Washington.     The suddenly surging defend...
BEANTOWN BEANBALL BRAWL.....Boston 7, TIGERS 5, T 8/11/09 [ 08-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  GIMME A HUG BALDY<< @ BOSTON, MA:     The Tigers batted around and took a 3-0 lead in the T-1st before Boston had a chance to hit, but the game quickly fell apa...
CARMINES EDGE TIGS.....Boston 6, TIGERS 5, M 8/10/09 [ 08-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY (#14) SCORED THE TYING RUN IN THE T-7TH BEFORE THE BOSOX GOT THE WIN<< @ BOSTON, MA:     The Red Sox snapped their slump by topping the Tigers 6-5 Monday...
A WIN IS A WIN EVEN IF IT'S AN UGLY WIN.....SHOCK 64, Chicago 58, S 8/9/09 [ 08-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  ROOKIE SHAVONTE ZELLOUS LED THE WAY TO VICTORY<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     One miss after another by both sides produced a 64-58 Shock home court win over...
SLIM WIN ENDS 5-2 HOMESTAND.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 7, S 8/9/09 [ 08-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA (R) AND POLANCO (#14) HAD BIG HITS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A back and forth ballgame saw the Tigers edge the Twins Sunday afternoon to take the rubber...
TWINS TROUNCE TIGS.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 0, Sa 8/8/09 [ 08-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  PAVANO IN NEW UNI WITH SAME RESULT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Joe Mauer stroked an opposite field 2rHR (#20) with 1-out in the T-1st and the rout was on, an 11-0...
SHOCK STOPPED IN DC.....Washington 70, SHOCK 66, F 8/7/09 [ 08-08-2009 ]
@ WASHINGTON, DC:     The Shock were beaten 70-66 Friday night at Washington in a game that ground to a halt with only 23 combined points in the 4th-Qtr between the two teams. &nbs...
TIGERS HANG ON.....TIGERS 10, MInnesota 8, F 8/7/09   [ 08-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY (R) MASHED TO HIGHLIGHT A 6-R/B-1ST FOR DET<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers sprinted to 6-1/ B-1st and 9-4/B-5th leads before hanging on for a 10-8 win...
ROOKIE PARADE.....TIGERS 7, Baltimore 3, Th 8/6/09 [ 08-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  WELCOME TO THE BIG LEAGUES KID (ALEX AVILA)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Clutch hitting, absent from the Tiger offense much of this season, staked Detroit to a 6-0 l...
LATE EXCITEMENT.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 2, W 8/5/09 [ 08-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO DIRECTED A 2r1B TO CFIELD IN THE B-8TH<< @ COMRICA PARK:     In a game that was scoreless until the B-5th and only 1-0 in the mid-8th, the Tigers held...
NOLAN FOILS LIBERTY.....SHOCK 76, New York 64, T 8/4/09 [ 08-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  DEANNA NOLAN KEYED A FULL-COURT DETROIT WIN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The two teams that met in last year's WNBA Eastern Conference Finals have fallen on...
BIRDS BURN WASHBURN.....Baltimore 8, TIGERS 2, T 8/4/09 [ 08-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  TY WIGGINTON (#23) BEAT THE THROW HOME IN A 4-R/T-6TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The kid beat the vet in a match-up of pitchers making their debuts Tuesday night....
THOMAS TOPPLES O's.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 5, M 8/3/09 [ 08-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS WATCHES HIS B-9TH GW-HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Down 5-0 before they ever came to bat, the Tigers rallied to score a 6-5 Monday night win over Baltimore w...
SUN STUN SHOCK.....Connecticut 83, SHOCK 65, S 8/2/09 [ 08-02-2009 ]
@ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Connecticut popped for 29-P in the 1st-Qtr, the most Detroit's defense has allowed all season, and the Sun defeated the Shock 83-65 Sunday evening. &n...
TRIBE TROUNCES TIGS.....Cleveland 11, TIGERS 1, S 8/2/09 [ 08-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARCUS THAMES WHIFFED TO END THE GAME<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     After playing extra innings the previous two nights in Cleveland the Tigers sleep-walked through...
RABURN HELPS TIGS WIN IN TWELVE.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 3 (12-INN), Sa 8/1/09 [ 08-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  RABURN DELIVERED A TOP-12TH RBI-SINGLE<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     It was bonus baseball time in Cleveland for the second straight night Saturday as the Tigers edged...
SHOCK TOP LYNX.....SHOCK 91, Minnesota 83, F 7/31/09 [ 08-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  ALEXIS HORNBUCKLE (file photo)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock returned from the long WNBA All-Star break layoff with a 91-83 Friday night home court w...
TRIBE OUTLASTS TIGS ON DEALING DAY.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 5 (13-INN), F 7/31/09 [ 07-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  INDIANS MOB CARROLL (M) FOLLOWING HIS GW BASEHIT<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The fourth place Indians edged the first place Tigers 6-5 in a 13-INN affair Friday nigh...
TIGS BOMBARD RANGERS.....TIGERS 13, Texas 5, W 7/29/09 [ 07-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN (#9) GIVES CONGRATS TO CURTIS GRANDERSON (R) ON GRANDY'S SECOND HOMER OF THE NIGHT THAT ALSO SCORED ADAM EVERETT (M)<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     Cur...
TIGS LOSE THIRD IN A ROW.....Texas 7, TIGERS 3, T 7/28/09 [ 07-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  KINSLER (L) SLID PAST INGE FOR A 2r3B TO HIGHLIGHT THE 4-R/B-2ND FOR THE RANGERS<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tigers scored 3-R with 2-out to take a 3-0/T-2nd lea...
RANGERS DRAW FIRST BLOOD.....Texas 5, TIGERS 2, M 7/27/07 [ 07-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDY GAVE DETROIT A GREAT BEGINNING WITH A LEAD-OFF HOMERUN<< @ ARLINGTON, TX:     Curtis Granderson began the game with a bang, a T-1st lead-off dinger (#20),...
SOX SALVAGE SHOWDOWN SERIES FINALE.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 1, S 7/26/09 [ 07-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  MGR JIM LEYLAND PULLED THE PLUG ON SECOND TIGER PITCHER ZACH MINER< @ COMERICA PARK:     The White Sox put a four spot on the board before the Tigers ever ca...
WON'T QUIT TIGERS SCORE OVERTIME WALKOFF WIN.....TIGERS 4, Chicago WSox 3 (10-INN), Sa 7/25/09 [ 07-25-2009 ]
>>caption:   GROSSE PTE-SOUTH & UM ALUM CHRIS GETZ (R) OF THE SOX WALKS OFF THE FIELD AS THE TIGERS MOB CARLOS GUILLEN<< PHOTO PENDING @ COMERICA PARK:     Friday night...
WEST RUNS BY EAST.....WNBA West 130, WNBA EAST 118, Sa 7/25/09 [ 07-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  SWIN CASH (file photo)<< @ UNCASVILLE, CT:     It isn't just the NBA All-Star Game which features no defense. The WNBA imitated their big brothers Saturday af...
VERLANDER KEYS SWEEP.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 1 (Gm-1) & TIGERS 4, ChiSox 3 (Gm-2), F 7/24/09 [ 07-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAIRD AND THE TIGERS SQUEEZED-OUT A GM-1 WIN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     In a virtual tie for first place in the AL-Central for the first time since May 15th, the T...
M's WIN RUBBER.....Seattle 2, TIGERS 1, Th 7/23/09 [ 07-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  COACH GENE LAMONT (L) WELCOMES CURTIS GRANDERSON AFTER HIS RBI-TRIPLE, BUT GRANDY GOT NO FURTHER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Seattle took the rubber game of their...
TIGS WASTE GALARRAGA'S EFFORT.....Seattle 2, TIGERS 1, W 7/22/09 [ 07-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  BRANYAN TROTS PAST TIGER SSTOP RAMON SANTIAGO AFTER HIS HOMERUN BLAST<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Armando Galarraga turned in his best pitching performance of the...
DREAMING OF THE WHITE HOUSE.....Atlanta 98, SHOCK 95 (OT), W 7/22/09 [ 07-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  IVORY LATTA (file photo)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock opened a 4-game homestand by playing their fourth overtime contest in their last six outings...
TIGS OUTLAST MARINERS.....TIGERS 9, Seattle 7, T 7/21/09 [ 07-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  ORDONEZ (#30) GETS WELCOMED AFTER HIS G-SLAM<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers took an 8-1/B-2nd lead and then had to hang on for a 9-7 win over Seattle in Tue...
SHOCK END ROAD TRIP ON HIGH NOTE IN LOW-SCORING GAME.....SHOCK 69, Sacramento 65, S 7/19/09 [ 07-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  TEN YEAR PRO TAJ LED DETROIT TO VICTORY (file photo)<< @ SACRAMENTO, CA:     The Shock beat the Monarchs 69-65 Sunday night to end a 2-1 western road trip wher...
YANKEES, RIVERA SWEEP DETROIT.....NY Yankees 2, TIGERS 1, S 7/19/09 [ 07-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  TEIXEIRA'S HOMERUN WAS THE WINNING MARGIN<< @ NYC, NY:     Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira each homered for the second time in the series (A-Rod for the seco...
MERCURY STOP SHOCK IN EXTRA TIME.....Phoenix 97, SHOCK 90 (OT), Sa 7/18/09 [ 07-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  PONDEXTER PERPLEXED THE DETROIT DEFENDERS< @ PHOENIX, AZ:     The Shock's modest two-game win streak ended in overtime late Saturday night against the WNBA's be...
TIGS LOSE ZUMAYA, THEN GAME TWO TOO.....NY Yankees 2, TIGERS 1, Sa 7/18/09 [ 07-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE TIGERS DENTED BUT DID NOT DAMAGE C.C. ON SATURDAY<< @ NYC, NY:     Aces C.C. Sabathia of the Yankees and Justin Verlander of Detroit dueled for the first 7-...
YANKS ZAP ZOOM.....NY Yankees 5, TIGERS 3, F 7/17/09 [ 07-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZUMAYA WATCHES THE RAINDROPS AS TEIXEIRA CIRCLES THE BASES<< @ NYC,NY:     Mark Teixeria clubbed a 3rHR (#22) to the second deck in RField to put the Yankees...
SHOCK OPEN TRIP WITH WIN.....SHOCK 66, Seattle 63, W 7/15/09 [ 07-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  SWIN CASH DRIBBLES PAST FORMER TEAMMATE DEANNA NOLAN<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     The Shock began a 3-game western road swing by recording their second consecutive narr...
GRANDERSON SCORES THE WINNING RUN.....AL 4, NL 3, T 7/14/09 [ 07-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  A GRAND WELCOME HOME FOR GRANDERSON (R) & THE GW-RUN<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     Tigers CFielder Curtis Granderson will certainly remember his first MLB All-Star Ga...
THE PRINCE OF HOMERS.....M 7/13/09 [ 07-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  SWING & A MISS<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     Detroit Tiger Brandon Inge registered a big fat zero in the opening round of Monday night's MLB All-Star "Homerun Derby."...
100TH GOLD CUP IS LUCKY 7TH FOR VICTOR.....S 7/12/09 [ 07-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE U-16 WINS<< @ DETROIT RIVER:     Driver Dave Villwock won his second consecutive Gold Cup Sunday and 7th overall.     Villwock drew the coveted...
TIGS SHUT DOWN TRIBE.....TIGERS 10, Cleveland 1, S 7/12/09 [ 07-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS (L) FOLLOWS THAMES (R) TO THE PLATE ON CLETE'S 3rHR<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Clete Thomas collected a career- high 5-RBIs, Brandon Inge hit a pair of ho...
SHOCK STOP SUN IN OVERTIME.....SHOCK 79, Connecticut 77 (OT), Sa 7/11/09 [ 07-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S SMITH (L) GUARDS SUN'S WHALEN (R)<< @ UNCASVILLE, CT:     Katie Smith scored a game-high 25-P and hit the winning jumper with 6.3-sec left in overtim...
PAVANO PITCHES BUCKEYES PAST BENGALS.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 7/11/09 [ 07-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARCUS THAMES IS TAGGED OUT BY VICTOR MARTINEZ IN THE B-4TH ATTEMPTING TO SWIPE HOME ON A DELAYED DOUBLE-STEAL<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Indians ended a 6-game...
ALL-STAR BESTS CY YOUNG.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 1, F 7/10/09 [ 07-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON TAMED THE TRIBE FOR A SECOND TIME IN '09<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers topped the Indians 5-1 Friday night for their third straight win on the homes...
FRENCH WINS FINALE.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 1, W 7/8/09 [ 07-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  FANS CHANTED "LoooouKE" AND GAVE FRENCH A STANDING-O<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers topped Kansas City 3-1 Wednesday night to win the rubber game of their 3-...
ELVIS IN THE BUILDING AS TIGERS ROCK ROYALS.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 5, T 7/7/09 [ 07-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO (R) AND THAMES (L) WERE THE TIGER HITTING HEROES<< @ COMERICA PARK:     It was "Elvis Night" at the ballpark with far too many poor impersonators swingi...
ROYALS RIP BENGAL BULLPEN.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 3, M 7/6/09 [ 07-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACOBS (#17) CIRCLES PAST INGE (L) WITH THE GW-HR<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Royals took a pair of late inning leads off the back end of the Tiger bullpen in th...
SUN SINK SHOCK.....Connecticut 95, SHOCK 92 (OT), S 7/5/09 [ 07-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRUDA RETURNS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Connecticut ended an 8-game Palace losing streak with their first Auburn Hills win since 2005 Sunday evening. &...
ONE BAD INNING.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 2, S 7/5/09 [ 07-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  KELLY (L) CROSSED AHEAD OF INGE'S (R) 2rHR<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     If the Tigers intend to remain atop the AL-Central standings they'll have to find some way...
TWINS EVEN SERIES.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 7/4/09 [ 07-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS MASHED AT THE METRODOME<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     After scoring 11 times in a 16-INN marathon win the night before, the Tigers had just one lone firecracke...
ALL NIGHT LONG.....TIGERS 11, Minnesota 9 (16-INN), F 7/3/09 [ 07-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  MINER LET MINNY BACK INTO THE BALLGAME<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers almost gave the game away, but gutted-out an 11-9, 16-INN marathon victory at the M...
ANOTHER SHOCKing TUMBLE.....New York 80, SHOCK 64, Th 7/2/09 [ 07-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHRISTON LED THE LIBERTY<< @ NYC, NY:     The turnover monster bit the Shock again Thursday night at Madison Square Garden in an 80-64 Shock loss to the New Yo...
A's DINGER PAST VERLANDER.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 1, W 7/1/09 [ 07-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARK ELLIS (L) TURNED THE FIRST OF TWO A's DPs VS DET<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     The Athletics won the rubber game of the Bay series vs Detroit Wednesday afternoon, 5...
POLLY & GALLY LEAD TIGS PAST A's.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 3, T 6/30/09 [ 07-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO MADE SURE DETROIT NEVER TRAILED<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     Placido Polanco put Detroit on top before a Tiger was retired and Armando Galarraga pitched his b...
A's TAME TIGS.....Oakland 7, TIGERS 1, M 6/29/09 [ 06-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  SWEENEY HAD HALF AS MANY HITS AS THE WHOLE TIGER TEAM<< @ OAKLAND, CA:     The Tiger bats remained silent for the third game on the current 9-game road trip an...
ROOKIE HELPS END SHOCK SLUMP.....SHOCK 86, Sacramento 72, S 6/28/09 [ 06-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  A ZELLOUS PERFORMANCE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rookie GD Shavonte Zellous scored a game-high 18-P to lead the Shock to an 86-72 home court win over Sacr...
INGE POWERS TIGERS TO WIN.....TIGERS 4, Houston 3, S 6/28/09 [ 06-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE'S T-9th, 2rHR GAVE DETROIT THE VICTORY<< @ HOUSTON, TX:     One out away (twice) from being swept in a weekend series at Houston, the Tigers got a 2-out/...
ASTROS MAKE QUICK WORK OF DOWNING DETROIT.....Houston 8, TIGERS 1, Sa 6/27/09 [ 06-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE (L) CAME OVER FROM 3BASE TO TAG OUT MICHAEL BOURNE AT 1BASE TO END A PICKLE PLAY<< @ HOUSTON, TX:     The Tigers went quietly in an 8-1 Saturday n...
ASTROS BEAT BENGAL BULLPEN.....Houston 5, TIGERS 4, F 6/26/09 [ 06-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY (M) GAVE DETROIT AN EARLY 4-0 EDGE<< @ HOUSTON, TX:     The Tigers opened a 9-game road trip by taking a 4-0 lead into the middle of the 2nd-INN at Ho...
DREAM DOWN DETROIT.....Atlanta 96, SHOCK 86, F 6/26/09 [ 06-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZELLOUS WAS NEAR- PERFECT AT THE CHARITY STRIPE<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     A record-setting performance at the free throw line wasn't enough to snap the Shock losing...
MAGGS HELPS TIGS SWEEP.....TIGERS 6, Chicago Cubs 5, Th 6/25/09 [ 06-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  ORDONEZ (L) AND RABURN (R) CELEBRATE MAGGS' 2rHR<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A second consecutive shaky T-9th by closer Fernando Rodney didn't prevent the Tigers fro...
SIX STRAIGHT FOR TIGS, UNLUCKY 13 FOR CUBBIES.....TIGERS 5, Chicago Cubs 3, W 6/24/09 [ 06-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAIRD TROTS HOME ON HIS B-5TH SOLO SHOT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers won their sixth in a row, went to a season- high nine games over .500 at 40-31 and ex...
RABURN WALKOFF WIN.....TIGERS 5, Chicago Cubs 4, T 6/23/09 [ 06-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  LEYLAND SAYS "WELCOME HOME" TO RABURN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     What had been a pitchers duel through six and a half innings turned into a battle of two run homer...
SHOCK SWEPT BY INDY.....Indiana 82, SHOCK 70, S 6/21/09 [ 06-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  DOUGLAS (R) DRIVES AROUND DETROIT'S DEANNA<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Fever completed a weekend home-&-home series sweep of the Shock, 82-70 Sunday evening...
TIGS SWEEP SUDS.....TIGERS 3, Milwaukee 2, S 6/21/09 [ 06-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE'S HOMER SUPPLIED ALL THE TIGER RUNS SUNDAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers won their fourth in a row, completing a 3-game weekend series sweep of Milwau...
WINNING DEBUT.....TIGERS  9, Milwaukee 4, Sa 6/20/09 [ 06-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  FIGARO FANNED A LUCKLY SEVEN BREWER BATTERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Alfredo Figaro was a winner in his big league debut and Miguel Cabrera hit a long bomb homeru...
SHOCK LOSE FOR NEW BOSS.....Indiana 66, SHOCK 54, F 6/19/09   [ 06-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAHORN DROPPED HIS HEAD COACHING DEBUT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Cheryl Ford's return from injury and Rick Mahorn's head coaching debut couldn't save the...
NEW DEAL FOR LEYLAND, WET WIN FOR TIGS.....TIGERS 10, Milwaukee 4 (7-INN), F 6/19/09 [ 06-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON (L) HOMERED ONCE AND THAMES (R) TWICE FOR A COMBINED 6-RBI<< @ COMERICA PARK:     At home for the first time in a dozen days the Tigers made new...
TIGS SALVAGE ST. LOOIE FINALE.....TIGERS 6, St. Louis 3, Th 6/18/09 [ 06-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE SCORED WHAT PPROVED TO BE THE WINNING RUN IN THE T-1ST<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Tigers made some roster and line-up changes (see "EXTRA ININGS" below)...
CARDS CLIP BENGALS.....St. Louis 4, TIGERS 3, W 6/17/09 [ 06-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON HAD A PAIR OF HOMERUN TROTS<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Cardinals made it two straight over the Tigers and handed Detroit its fourth loss in a row wi...
PITCHING PROBLEMS PERSIST.....St. Louis 11, TIGERS 2, T 6/16/09 [ 06-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  TOUGH TO WATCH<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     Not even ace Justin Verlander could halt the parade of pathetic pitching performances by Tiger hurlers.     Ve...
ANOTHER DONTRELLE DISASTER.....Pittsburgh 6, TIGERS 3, S 6/14/09 [ 06-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILDMAN WILLIS<< @ Pittsburgh, PA:     The Tigers dropped the rubber game of their 3-game weekend set at Pittsburgh, 6-3 Sunday afternoon.     Detroi...
BUCS BLAST BENGALS.....Pittsburgh 9, TIGERS 3, Sa 6/13/09 [ 06-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  LEYLAND PULLED THE PLUG EARLY ON GALARRAGA<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     Armando Galarraga didn't last long and Nate Robertson failed to bail him out in a 9-3 Tiger...
MAXIME EFORT.....Pittsburgh 2, RED WINGS 1, F 6/12/09   [ 06-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE MULE CRUNCHED CROSBY, BUT IT DIDN'T MATTER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Hunger ate experience.     The unthinkable happened Friday night when Pittsb...
PORCELLO & INGE BEAT BUCS.....TIGERS 3, Pittsburgh 1, F 6/12/09 [ 06-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  POECELLO PITCHED AND HIT AT PITT<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     While Pittsburgh was beating Detroit in Hockeytown, the Tigers defeated the Pirates in the Steel City...
WSOX ZOOM BY TIGS IN B-9TH.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, Th 6/11/09 [ 06-11-2009 ]
caption:   GRANDY'S HOMER & 3 HITS WEREN''T ENOUGH<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers and White Sox waited out a 2-hr, 55-min rain delay to play their Thursday South Side mat...
MYSTICS UPSET SHOCK.....Washington 75, SHOCK 69, W 6/10/09 [ 06-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  DEANNA NOLAN (#14) LOFTS FOR DETROIT VS WASH<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A total of 22 turnovers doomed Detroit to a 75-69 home court loss to Washington Wed...
CHISOX ARE JV's LATEST VICTIM.....TIGERS 2, Chicago WSox 1, W 6/10/09 [ 06-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  JV EYED HIS FIRST EVER WIN AT US CELLULAR FIELD<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Justin Verlander made just one mistake in getting his first career win at "The Cell" Wednes...
DESPERATE PENGUINS.....Pittsburgh 2, RED WINGS 1,  6/9/09 [ 06-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  PENS (R), NOT OZ (L) GOT TO CELEBRATE AT THE IGLOO<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     The Penguins lost the Stanley Cup to the Red Wings on home ice in game six last year....
MIGGY DINGER DEFLATES CHISOX.....TIGERS 7, Chicago WSox 6 (10-INN), T 6/9/09 [ 06-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA CLUBBED DETROIT TO VICTORY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Fernando Rodney blew a save opportunity for the first time this season, but Miguel Cabrera saved the g...
SHOCK BLOWOUT EARNS HOME-&-HOME SPLIT.....SHOCK 81, Los Angeles 59, M 6/8/09 [ 06-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  DEANNA NOLAN (#14) SCORED A GAME-HIGH 27-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Reversing a season-opening lopsided road loss, the Shock gained a home-&-home split...
CHI-TOWN SPLIT.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 4 (Gm-1) & WSox 6, TIGERS 1 (Gm-2), M 6/8/09 [ 06-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO TURNED A TWIN-KILLING IN GAME ONE<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers and White Sox split a Monday twinbill to open a 5-game Windy City series.  ...
THOMAS SLAMS TIGS TO VICTORY.....TIGERS 9, LA Angels 6, S 6/7/09 [ 06-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLETE CLUBBED THE SALAMI<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Clete Thomas' first MLB career Grand Slam came in the B-8th to snap a 5-all tie and gave the Tigers a 9-6 win...
D-DAY.....RED WINGS 5, Pittsburgh 0, Sa 6/6/09 [ 06-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  CAPTAIN VS CAPTAIN AS LIDSTROM (R) ISOLATED CROSBY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Pavel Datysyuk returned from injury to get a pair of assists, the Wings tied an NHL...
JACKSON GEM.....TIGERS 2, LA Angels 1, Sa 6/6/09 [ 06-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  PHOTO PENDING @ COMERICA PARK:     Edwin Jackson continued his ace-life performance and halted a four game Tiger losing skid. Jackson tossed a complete game 4-...
SPARKS ZAP SHOCK IN OPENER.....Los Angeles 78, SHOCK 58, Sa 6/6/09 [ 06-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  LENNOX (R) DRIVES AGAINST DETROIT'S DEANNA<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     Down 22-P at halftime the Shock had no answers for the offensive onslaught of the LA Spark...
RODNEY RUINS JV EFFORT.....LA Angels 2, TIGERS 1, F 6/5/09 [ 06-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  FERNANDO FAILED<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander and Ervin Santana matched zeros for 8-INN Friday night. Once Verlander came out, the LA Angels of Anahe...
PENS HOLD SERVE TO TIE FINALS.....Pittsburgh 4, RED WINGS 2, Th 6/4/09 [ 06-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  SID THE KID (L) HAD THE GWG<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     A 3-goal Penguins surge in a 5:37 span midway through the middle period proved fatal for Detroit. Pittsbur...
D-TRAIN D-RAILS IN BOSOX SWEEP.....Boston 6, TIGERS 3, Th 6/4/09 [ 06-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILD WILLIS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Dontrelle Willis reverted to 2008 florm and self-destructed Thursday.     Willis hit one batter and walked four mo...
BECKETT BREEZES.....Boston 10, TIGERS 5, W 6/3/09 [ 06-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  BECKETT FLIRTED WITH A NO-HITTER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Boston RHander Josh Beckett carried a No-Hitter through 6.2-IP and led the Red Sox to a 10-5 win over...
PENS POWER PAST WINGS.....Pittsburgh 4, RED WINGS 2, T 6/2/09 [ 06-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZETERBERG (R) SCORED THIS GOAL AND ADDED AN ASSIST TOO<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     The Penguins scored a pair of power play goals and one into an empty net to bea...
CARMINES TAKE SERIES OPENER.....Boston 5, TIGERS 1, T 6/2/09 [ 06-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO (#14) FAILED TO BREAK-UP PEDROIA'S DP RELAY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger rookie Rick Porcello was unbeatable in May by posting a string of five straight...
REPEAT PERFORMANCE...RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 1, S 5/31/09 [ 05-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  TWO GOALS IN TWO GAMES FOR ABBY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     For the second time in two nights (unheard of since the Original Six era), the Red Wings snapped a 1-a...
JACKSON AND RODNEY THROW O's AT THE O's.....TIGERS 3, Baltimore 0, S 5/31/09 [ 05-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON SILENCED BA:LTIMORE'S BATS<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:     The Tigers earned a 2-game Crabtown split and finished a 4-3 road trip with a 3-0 Sunday matinee win...
RED BLOODED WINGS WIN OPENER FROM PENS.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 1, Sa 5/30/09 [ 05-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUART (#23, at L) GETS A GROUP HUG FOR HIS 1ST-PER GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A pair of goals, one late in the 2nd-Per and one early in the 3rd-Per, snapped...
THOMAS TOPS SCOTT IN HOMERUN DERBY.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 3, Sa 5/30/09 [ 05-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS THUMPED THE TIGERS PAST THE ORIOLES<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:     Luke Scott of the 's O's homered for the 10th time in his last 10 games vs Detroit and for the...
REPLAY:  SCOTT SOCKS TIGS AGAIN.....Baltimore 7, TIGERS 2, F 5/29/09 [ 05-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  WIETERS THREW OUT DET'S JOSH ANDERSON ON A T-1ST BUNT ATTEMPT<< @ BALTIMORE.MD:     All the hype was for the big league debut of baseball's top prospect Matt...
SCOTT SLUGS O's PAST TIGERS.....Baltimore 5, TIGERS 1, Th 5/28/09 [ 05-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  GREAT SCOTT<< @ BALTIMORE, MD:     Tiger RHP Armando Galarraga had his best start since April, but little offensive support and Detroit lost the opener of a 4-g...
HELM SENDS CHAMPS BACK TO FINALS.....RED WINGS 2, Chicago 1 (OT), W 5/27/09 [ 05-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  HELM (R) GETS THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A marvelous goaltender's battle ended 3:58 into the first overtime when Detroit's Darren Helm scored after an end...
ROOKIE RICK WINS RUBBER GAME FROM ROYALS.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 3, W 5/27/09 [ 05-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO PITCHES TIGERS TO SERIES WIN AT KC<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers put the lead-off man on base in each of the first six innings Wednesday afterno...
GREAT GREINKE, CHAPTER TWO.....Kansas City 6, TIGERS 1, T 5/26/09 [ 05-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS' BROKEN BAT GAVE DETROIT ITS LONE RUN<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Zack Greinke showed why he's the class of the American League hurlers this season as the...
TIGERS T-BONE KAYCEE.....TIGERS 13, Kansas City 1, M 5/25/09 [ 05-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  JV at KC<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Justin Verlander threw seven shutout innings with 8-K and Miguel Cabrera went 4-for-6 with 2-2B, 2-R & 3-RBI to lead the Tige...
UNDER-MANNED WINGS ROUT B-HAWKS.....RED WINGS 6, Chicago 1, S 5/24/09 [ 05-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA (L) STARTS THE ROMP WITH A 1ST-PER SHG ON HUET<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Even with Capt. Nicklas Lidstrom, Pavel Datsyuk and Kris Draper all out injured, the R...
HELTONED.....Colorado 3, TIGERS 1, S 5/24/09 [ 05-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  SARDINHA'S RBI-1B PROVIDED DETROIT'S ONLY RUN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Tiger bats were mostly silent against four Rockies pitchers on Sunday, but Colorado 1Bman...
ROCKY END TO WIN STREAK.....Colorado 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 5/23/09 [ 05-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  HELTON WATCHES HIS GW-HR IN THE T-6TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Colorado Rockies scored single runs in each of the first three innings, but it was a T-6th Tod...
BLACKHAWKS REBOUND.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), F 5/22/09 [ 05-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHARP CELEBRATES<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Patrick Sharp's second goal of the game on a snapshot just 1:52 into overtime gave the Blackhawks a 4-3 Friday night w...
LUCKY 7.....TIGERS 4, Colorado 3, F 5/22/09 [ 05-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  FOWLER (#24) WAS MEAT AT HE DISH IN THE T-3RD<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers scored first and led the rest of the way, but were lucky to hold on for their s...
DOUBLE SWEEPS.....TIGERS 4, Texas 3, Th 5/21/09 [ 05-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON SKIED A 2rHR IN THE B-3RD<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers improved to 6-0 on the current homestand with a 4-3 Thursday matinee victory over the T...
FIVE STRAIGHT FOR TIGERS AND TEN IN A ROW OVER RANGERS.....TIGERS 5, Texas 3, W 5/20/09 [ 05-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  "COUNTRY" RABURN MADE THIS T-1ST CATCH AND ADDED A B-2ND SOLO HOMER<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers stayed perfect at 5-0 on their season-long 9-game home...
SAMMY SHOOTS WINGS TO OVERTIME WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2 (OT), T 5/19/09 [ 05-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  SAMMY (L) SCORED ON KHABIBULIN (#39) IN OVERTIME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings took a 2-0 lead in the NHL Western Conference Finals vs the Chicago Blac...
D-TRAIN'S EXPRESS RUN.....TIGERS 4, Texas 0, T 5/19/09 [ 05-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILLIS  FANNED FIVE RANGERS<< @ COMERICA PARK:     For one night at least, Dontrelle Willis was the pitcher Detroit gave a 3-year contract to upon obtain...
WINGS ZING B-HAWKS IN 3RD-PER.....RED WINGS 5, Chicago 2, S 5/17/09 [ 05-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLEARY TALLIED TWICE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings won the opening game of the NHL Western Conference Finals by snapping a 2-all tie with a 3-goal, 3...
SUNDAY SWEEP.....TIGERS 11, Oakland 7, S 5/17/09 [ 05-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  SANTIAGO LEGS-OUT HIS TRIPLE TO START DETROIT'S COPA COMEBACK<< @ COMERICA PARK:     It looked like a loser early, but the Tigers overcame an early 6-0 defeci...
TIGS TRAMPLE A's AGAIN.....TIGERS 9, Oakland 1, Sa 5/16/09 [ 05-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDY SLIDES HOME PAST A's CATCHER KURT SUZUKI<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Another quality start, another Ryan Raburn homerun and another easy Tiger win over Oaklan...
GOOD GAME FOR GRANNY.....TIGERS 14, Oakland 1, F 5/15/09 [ 05-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  A GRAND TROT FOR RYAN RABURN<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A pair of rain delays didn't put a damper on Detroit's hitting or the continued steady pitching of start...
CLEARY DOWNS DUCKS IN GM-7.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 3, Th 5/14/09 [ 05-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLEARY SCORED WITH EXACTLY 3-MINS TO PLAY<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A Dan Cleary bat-in goal with 3-mins left in regulation gave the Red Wings a 4-3 victory and...
TWINS STOMP BULLPEN TO COMPLETE SWEEP.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 5, Th 5/14/09 [ 05-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER'S 13-K PERFORMANCE WASN'T ENOUGH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Justin Verlander continued his amazing string of starts, but took a no-decision in a 6-5 Thu...
CREDE CRANKS IN UNLUCKY 13TH.....Minnesota 14, TIGERS 10 (13-INN), W 5/13/09 [ 05-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  LEYLAND MADE HIS POINT AND GOT THE THUMB<<    @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers went to extra innings for the first time this year and lost 14-10 in 1...
HILLER, GETZLAF & PERRY PULL ANAHEIM EVEN TO FORCE GAME SEVEN...Anaheim 2, RED WINGS 1, T 5/12/09 [ 05-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  SCOTT NIEDERMAYER & COREY PERRY (R) CELEBRATE BEHIND A FRUSTRATED OZZIE (#30)<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     The Ducks refused to end their season on home ice, playing th...
TWIN DINGERS DOWN TIGERS.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 2, T 5/12/09 [ 05-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  A FAMILIAR CREDE (#24) TROT AGAINST DETROIT<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Hubert H. Humpohrey Metrodome is in its final baseball season with Minny's new Target...
DETROIT DOWNS DUCKS.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 1, S 5/10/09 [ 05-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLEARY (L) & HUDLER (R) CELEBATE HAPPY HUDLER'S GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings never trailed in a 4-1 Sunday win over Anaheim, but didn't put away...
TIGS SWEEP TRIBE.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 3, S 5/10/09 [ 05-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDY ROBBED INDIAN SHIN-SOO CHOO IN THE B-8TH<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     While Tiger pitching wasn't as super as it had been in back-to-back weekend shutouts at C...
SECOND STRAIGHT SHUTOUT.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 0, Sa 5/9/09 [ 05-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  JACKSON MOWED DOWN THE INDIANS<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Tiger pitching shutout Cleveland hitting for the second consecutive night and Detroit defeated the Ind...
JV & GRANDY TEAM UP TO TOP TRIBE.....TIGERS 1, Cleveland 0, F 5/8/09 [ 05-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  LIGHTS OUT<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     Justin Verlander was almost unhittable again Friday night and powered his way through the Indians lineup to squeeze-out a 1-0...
MULE EVENS SERIES.....RED WINGS 6, Anaheim 3, Th 5/7/09 [ 05-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (M) HOISTS HIS STICK AFTER HIS 2ND GOAL<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Trailing 1-0 eight minutes into the hockey game, Red Wings coach Mike Babcock juggled lines...
BUEHRLE BESTS BENGALS.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 0, Th 5/7/09 [ 05-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  A.J. WATCHES HIS 2rHR THAT CAPPED A 5-R/B-1st<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     All the White Sox needed to snap their 4-game losing skid was for the Tigers to show up. &...
SOAKED.....TIGERS @ Chicago WSox, PPD, W 5/6/09 [ 05-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  RAINY WINDY CITY @ CHICAGO, IL:     The forecast break in the rain never happened and after about an hour's delay Wednesday night's Tigers at Chicago White Sox...
DUCKS & ZEBRAS.....Anaheim 2, RED WINGS 1, T 5/5/09 [ 05-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  THIS TYING GOAL WAS DISALLOWED<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Anaheim took an early lead and then held on for a 2-1 late Tuesday night win out west and a 2-1 series lead...
PORCELLO & NEW LINE-UP TAKE TIGERS PAST TWINS.....TIGERS 9, Minnesota 0, T 5/5/09 [ 05-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS' TRIPLE WAS THE BIG HIT IN A 5-R/B-2ND<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Rookie Rick Porcello had lots of help as he mowed down the Minnesota Twins in a 9-0 Tuesday...
TWINS TOPPLE TIGERS.....Minnesota 7, TIGERS 2, M 5/4/09 [ 05-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  LIRIANO ALLOWED JUST 2-R/2-ER on 4-H VS DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Francisco Liriano entered Monday night's game 0-4 on the season with an ERA north of t...
TRIPLE TIMED.....Anaheim 4, RED WINGS 3 (3/OT), S 5/3/09 [ 05-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARCHANT GOT THE GWG FOR ANAHEIM<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Unlikely hero Todd Marchant scored (#1) 1:15 into the third overtime and Anaheim edged the Red Wing...
JUST VICIOUS.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 1, S 5/3/09 [ 05-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  NO PARTING GIFTS FOR CLEVELAND'S  MATT LaPORTA<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Verlander had nasty stuff Sunday. It was perhaps the nastiest stuff JV has displayed...
A GRANNY AND A GRANDY.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 7, Sa 5/2/09 [ 05-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  A RATHER GRAND HOMERUN TROT TOOK THE TIGERS TO VICTORY<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Adam Everett's first homerun in a Tiger uniform was a Grand Slam to give Detroit a...
TRIBE HOLDS ON.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 5, F 5/1/09 [ 05-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY'S 3rHR WAS DETROIT'S HITTING HIGHLIHT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers scored five times off four different Indians pitchers in the B-8th, but as Detroit...
CAPTAIN LEADS WINGS TO GAME ONE WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Anaheim 2, F 5/1/09 [ 05-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  FIRST STAR<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Nicklas Lidstrom assisted once and scored twice for Detroit, including getting the game-winning goal with 49.1-sec remaining...
SWISHER SWATS YANKS TO VICTORY.....NY Yankees 8, TIGERS 6, W 4/29/09 [ 04-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE'S SLIDE HOME GAVE DETROIT AN EARLY 1-0 LEAD<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Nick Swisher hit a pair of homeruns, one from each side of the plate, to power the New...
TEN PINS IN THE 7TH FRAME.....NY Yankees 11, TIGERS 0, T 4/28/09 [ 04-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  MELKY CABRERA (#53) WELCOMES JOSE MOLINA (R) HOME AFTER MOLINA'S T-7TH GRAND SLAM<< @ COMERICA PARK:     What had been a scoreless pitching duel between starte...
JV VICTIMIZES YANKS.....TIGERS 4, NY Yankees 2, M 4/27/09 [ 04-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY PLATED TWO OF THE FOUR SCORES FOR DETROIT<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Badly in need of a quality start after a rough beginning to the season, Justin Verlander...
SWEPT ASIDE.....Cleveland 99, PISTONS 78, S 4/26/09 [ 04-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  ONE OF THE FEW PISTON HIGHLIGHTS:  STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTING OVER JAMES (#23)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     When the Chicago Bulls swept the Pistons 4-0 in t...
TIGERS RETURN HOME FROM PLUS ROAD TRIP.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 2, S 4/26/09 [ 04-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  ANDERSON (#13) SCORED THE WINNING RUN IN THE T-5TH VIA A SARDINHA SAC-FLY<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers held on for a 3-2 Sunday matinee win at Kansas Cit...
MINER PITCHING, MAJOR OFFENSE.....TIGERS 9, Kansas City 1, Sa 4/25/09 [ 04-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAIRD (#8) & INGE (R) BOTH SCORED ON ANDERSON'S TRIPLE<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     A solid pitching, hitting and defensive performance evened the Tigers/Royals we...
GREAT GREINKE.....Kansas City 6, TIGERS 1, F 4/24/09 [ 04-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS ORDONEZ WATCHES ALBERTO CALLASPO'S DINGER CARRY THE RFIELD WALL IN THE B-2ND<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers didn't check into their hotel until just...
3-0 HOLE.....Cleveland 79, PISTONS 68, Sa 4/24/09 [ 04-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHAMED PALACE PRINCE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons got their collective backs up and put up a commendable defensive effort, but still fell into a...
FATAL MIDDLE INNINGS.....LA Angels 10, TIGERS 5, Th 4/23/09 [ 04-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE (L) HOMERED EARLY AND ERRED TWICE LATER<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Edwin Jackson had the first stinker in his four Tiger starts and the LA Angels of Anaheim too...
OPENING ROUND SWEEP.....RED WINGS 6, Columbus 5, Th 4/23/09 [ 04-23-2009 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN (#93) GOT THE GAME-WINNER WITH LESS THAN A MINUTE TO SPARE<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     A Johan Franzen power play goal off a Jiri Hudler rebound with 46.6...
TIGS OUT-LAST HALOS.....TIGERS 12, LA Angels 10, W 4/22/09 [ 04-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY (L) NAILED LAA's NAPOLI ON THE FRONT END OF A B-7TH TIGER DOUBLE PLAY<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Justin Verlander had yet another rough start, but the Tigers...
LATE LOSS.....LA Angels 4, TIGERS 3, T 4/21/09 [ 04-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON WENT YARD TWICE AT THE BIG A<< @ ANAHEIIM, CA:     The Tigers scored single runs in each of the first three innings, but were blanked thereafter in...
CAVS CRUSH DETROIT AGAIN.....Cleveland 94, PISTONS 82, T 4/21/09 [ 04-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  TOO MUCH LeBRON AGAIN FOR DETROIT ON TUESDAY<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     After getting kicked around for three quarters, Piston pride kicked in in the 4th-Qtr, but...
4-1 = 3-0.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 1, T 4/21/09 [ 04-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM (M) CELEBRATES HIS EARLY GOAL<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     The first ever NHL playoff game in Ohio left the home fans with little to cheer for.   &nb...
PORCELLO'S GEM WINS WEEKEND OUT-WEST SERIES.....TIGERS 8, Seattle 2, S 4/19/09 [ 04-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  PORCELLO MOWED DOWN THE MARINERS<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Tiger rookie starter Rick Porcello had to wait nine days between his first and second major league starts...
TIGERS BLANK MARINERS.....TIGERS 2, Seattle 0, Sa 4/18/09 [ 04-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAIRD (L) TAGS OUT LOPEZ (R) ON A THROW BY GRANDERSON<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Starter Edwin Jackson and a pair of relievers combined on a 5-H shutout and the Tiger...
OZ THE GREAT AND THE POWER PLAY.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 0, Sa 4/18/09 [ 04-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  WINGS CELEBRATE RAFALSKI (second from right) GOAL IN THE 1ST-PERIOD<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Chris Osgood recorded his 14th career playoff shutout (to tie fo...
CAVS OUT-CLASS DETROIT IN GAME ONE.....Cleveland 102, PISTONS 84, Sa 4/18/09 [ 04-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  LeBRON (R) DRIVES AGAINST DETROIT'S PRINCE<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The Cavaliers steadily pulled away from the Pistons in a fairly easy 102-84 game one playoff...
MARINERS MID-GAME UPRISING SINKS VERLANDER.....Seattle 6, TIGERS 3, F 4/17/09 [ 04-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE MARINERS BROUGHT VERLANDER TO HIS KNEES IN THE B-5TH<< @ SEATTLE, WA:     Tiger starter Justin Verlander breezed through the first four innings in perfecto...
WINGS TAKE JACKETS TO PLAYOFF SCHOOL.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 1, Th 4/16/09 [ 04-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUART (#23) CONGRATS HAPPY HUDLER ON THE 1ST GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The defending Stanley Cup Champion Red Wings taught the first-time post-season Blu...
PISTONS FLAME-OUT IN OVERTIME HEAT.....Miami 102, PISTONS 96 (OT), W 4/15/09 [ 04-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  KWAME BROWN (#38) SHOOTS OVER MIAMI'S JAMAAL MAGLOIRE (#21)<< @ MIAMI, FL:      The Pistons limped into the post-season on a 3-game losing skid after dro...
GALARRAGA & BULLPEN WHITEWASH WHITE SOX.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 0, W 4/15/09 [ 04-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA WENT 2-0 ON THE CoPa HOMESTAND<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers gained a split of their rain-shortened, 2-game series with the White Sox with a 9...
POSTPONED...........Chicago WSox @ TIGERS, PPD, T 4/14/09 [ 04-14-2009 ]
@ COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers and Chicago White Sox were postponed by a combination of cold and wet weather Tuesday afternoon,      No make-up date was announced....
BULLS BEST PISTONS TO SEND DETROIT AGAINST CAVS.....Chicago 91, PISTONS 88, M 4/13/09 [ 04-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE (M) DRIVES PAST BULLS SAMONS (L) AND NOAH (R)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons scored only 32-P in the 2nd-H including just 13 in the 4th-Qtr...
MILESTONE MATINEE.....Chicago WSox 10, TIGERS 6, M 4/13/09 [ 04-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE WSOX 300 CLUB OF KORNERKO (#14) & DYE (#23 at R)<< @ COMERICA PARK:     A series of milestones were posted in the opener of a 3-game AL-Central series on M...
WINGS GO QUIETLY IN REGULAR SEASON FINALE.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 0, S 4/12/09 [ 04-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE "BULIN WALL" REAPPEARED IN THE WINDY CITY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Nikolai Khabibulin made 37-SV to backstop a 3-0 Chicago shutout win over the Red Wings Sunda...
BIG RALLY EARNS SWEEP OF RANGERS.....TIGERS 6, Texas 4, S 4/12/09   [ 04-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE STARTED AND ENDED THE TIGER COMEBACK<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Brandon Inge collected 3-RBIs when he began and concluded the scoring in a 6-R/B-8th that gave...
OVER AND OUT.....Windsor 4, WHALERS 2, Sa 4/11/09 [ 04-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  DALE MITCHELL OF THE SPITS NOTCHED HIS OHL PLAYOFF LEADING 11TH GOAL<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Spitfires took a 2-0 lead in the opening period and went up 3...
PACERS GET PAST PISTONS.....Indiana 106, PISTONS 102, Sa 4/11/09 [ 04-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLOSE CONTACT BY FORD (L) COULDN'T KEEP RIP (#32) FROM A PISTON HIGH IN POINTS<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Pacers out-pointed the Pistons 106-102 Saturday ni...
B'HAWKS HOOK CLASSIC WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 2, Sa 4/11/09 [ 04-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  NEW DEAL FRANZEN & THE WINGS LOST TO THE HAWKS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     After announcing an 11-year (est. $43.5-million) contract extension with L-Wing Johan F...
TIGERS EDGE TEXAS.....TIGERS 4, Texas 3, Sa 4/11/09 [ 04-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY DOUBLED TWICE AND SCORED THIS TYING RUN IN THE B-5TH<< @ COMERICA PARK:     Good pitching and clutch hitting gave the Tigers a 4-3 win over Texas Saturda...
PISTONS CLINCH PLAYOFF SPOT.....PISTONS 100, New Jersey 93, F 4/10/09 [ 04-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  WALTER HERRMANN (#5) GRABS A REBOUND AWAY FROM NJ's JARVIS HAYES (#22) AND HIS DETROIT TEAMMATE JASON MAXIELL (#54)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Piston...
TEAM VENEZUELA TAKES TIGERS TO HOME OPENING WIN.....TIGERS 15, Texas 2, F 4/10/09 [ 04-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  GOOD FRIDAY SALAMI<< @ COMERICA PARK:     The only thing more impressive than Miguel Cabrera's 6-RBIs in a 15-2 rout of the Texas Rangers was the pitching of st...
LATE PREDS COMEBACK IMPACTS NHL-WEST RACE.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Th 4/9/09 [ 04-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  ARNOTT IS MOBBED BY MATES FOR HIS SHOOTOUT GOAL<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Nashville scored twice in the 3rd-Per to tie the game at 3-all with just 59.3-sec lef...
SPITFIRES REGAIN SERIES ADVANTAGE.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 2, Th 4/9/09 [ 04-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  SCOTT TIMMINS (L) AND ADAM HENRIQUE (#14) CELEBRATE TIMMINS' GWG ON PLYMOUTH GOALIE MATT HACKETT (R)<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     A three-goal middle period propelled t...
JAYS LEFTY WINS DEBUT DUEL.....Toronto 6, TIGERS 2, Th 4/9/09 [ 04-09-2009 ]
>>caption:  BARRETT (#5) TAGS OUT SANTIAGO (#39) IN THE MOMENTUM CHANGING MOMENT<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     Blue Jays LHP Ricky Romero out-pitched Tigers RHP Rick Porcello as...
KNICKS PLAY DEAD FOR DETROIT.....PISTONS 113, New York 86, W 4/8/09 [ 04-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  HERRMANN (#5) HOOPS PAST THE PASSIVE KNICKS<< @ NEW YORK, NY:     The Pistons reduced their magic number to one to clinch their eighth consecutive playoff appe...
LONGBALLS & SHORT RELIEF = FIRST TIGER WIN.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 1, W 4/8/09 [ 04-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  GERALD LAIRD (R) GETS SET TO TAG-OUT ALEX RIOS (#15) TO END TORONTO'S ONLY REAL THREAT<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     Zach Miner had a skaky B-1st, but settled down and...
2008 REPLAY:  TIGER BULLPEN BLOW-UP.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 4, T 4/6/09 [ 04-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  AARON HILL's 3rHR WAS THE BIGGEST BLOW OF THE BALLGAME<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     Two winter-acquired Tigers made their first official pitching appearances Tuesday...
PLYMOUTH EVENS SERIES WITH SPITFIRES.....WHALERS 3, Windsor 2, T 4/7/09 [ 04-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  TERRY (#20) SCORED THE GAME'S OPENING GOAL<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     After losing games two and three of the OHL Western Conference semis 8-2 & 8-1, the Whalers...
C-HOOP:  MSU IS CAROLINA BLUE.....North Carolina 89, MICHIGAN STATE 72, M 4/6/09 [ 04-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  ELLINGTON (#22) SHOOTS PAST ROE (#10) AND WALTON (behind)<< @ FORD FIELD:     "The Dream" was fulfilled Monday night in Downtown Detroit.     Spartan...
JAYS JOLT VERLANDER IN OPENER.....Toronto 12, TIGERS 5, M 4/6/09 [ 04-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  HALLADAY HAD AN EASY OUTING<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     Justin Verlander threw a 35- pitch B-1st, but pitch count didn't matter when Verlander failed to survive a fu...
WINGS FLY BY SABRES.....RED WINGS 4, Buffalo 1, M 4/6/09 [ 04-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA (#81) SHOOTS PAST RYAN MILLER<< @ BUFFALO, NY:     The Red Wings may have killed off flickering playoff hopes for an NHL team for the second time in two d...
SPITFIRES BOMB PLYMOUTH FOR SECOND TIME IN TWO NIGHTS.....Windsor 8, WHALERS 1, S 4/5/09 [ 04-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  WHALERS WATCH AS WINDSOR'S ERIC WELLWOOD CELEBRATES ANOTHER GOAL<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     Windsor scored eight goals on Plymouth twice in 27 hours including Sunday...
BYNUM SETS RECORD AS PISTONS PROTECT PLAYOFF POSITION.....PISTONS 104, Charlotte 97, S 4/5/09 [ 04-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  BYNUM (M) AND AUGUSTIN (L) LED THEIR TEAMS IN SCORING<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     In what amounted to a two-game standings swing, the Pistons beat the Cha...
FINALLY 50.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 2, S 4/5/09 [ 04-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILD CAN'T TAME HOSSA<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Marian Hossa finished off a 3x2 rush with a wicked right circle wrister for the game-winning goal with just 54....
WINDSOR ROUTS WHALERS.....Windsor 8, WHALERS 2, Sa 4/4/09 [ 04-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  LOKTIONOV (#90) AND THE SPITFIRES SWARMED THE WHALERS<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Windsor Spitfires evened the OHL Western Conference semi-finals at 1-1 with...
C-HOOP.....Sa 4/4/09 [ 04-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's SUMMERS DUNKS DOWN ON U-CONN's ROBINSON<< @ FORD FIELD:     For the second consecutive NCAA outing the Michigan State Spartans beat a #1 regional seed fro...
PISTONS FADE IN PHILLY.....Philadelphia 95, PISTONS 90, Sa 4/4/09 [ 04-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  PHILLY'S REGGIE EVANS (L) BEATS RIP TO A REBOUND<< @ PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Pistons were crunched again at crunch time.     Outscored 27-16 in th...
TIGS END EXHIBITION SEASON ON HIGH NOTE.....TIGERS 8, Atlanta 4, Sa 4/4/09 [ 04-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA (L) GIVES GUILLEN (R) CONGRATS ON CARLOS' HOMER<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Tigers broke out the bats in their exhibition finale Saturday afternoon and bea...
MINER LOSS AS DETROIT SETS ROSTER.....Atlanta 3, TIGERS 1, F 4/3/09 [ 04-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  JEFF LARISH WILL BE THE 25TH TIGER<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     Given a rotation nod only after Jeremy Bonderman was DLed late in spring training, Tigers RHP Zach Miner...
BLUES AVOID DETROIT SWEEP.....St. Louis 5, RED WINGS 4, Th 4/2/09 [ 04-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  BLUES BOYD (L) HUGS BACKES (R) FOR DAVE'S BIG GAME<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Blues got a career night from David Backes to edge the Red Wings 5-4.   &...
WHALERS SURPRISE WINDSOR.....WHALERS 6, Windsor 3, Th 4/2/09 [ 04-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  TERRY (L) PESTERS MITCHELL (R). BOTH SCORED IN TNE GAME<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Whalers scored twice in each period to double-up Windsor 6-3 Thursday night i...
INGE'S HOMER BEATS BLUE JAYS, TIGS MAKE MINOR TRADE.....TIGERS 8, Toronto 5, Th 4/2/09 [ 04-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  BIG OFFENSIVE DAY FOR MIGGY CABRERA<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers broke camp in Lakeland with an 8-5 win over Toronto Thursday afternoon.  ...
NETS KNOCK-OFF DETROIT.....New Jersey 111, PISTONS 98, W 4/1/09 [ 04-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  NJ's HARRIS DRIVES BY DETROIT'S STUCKEY (#3)<< @ EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:     Two slumping teams met in the New Jersey swampland Wednesday night and it was visitin...
BRAVOS BATTER VERLANDER.....Atlanta 9, TIGERS 3, W 4/1/09 [ 04-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  GLAVINE GAVE UP GRANDY'S HOMERUN BUT GOT THE WIN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Tiger MGR Jim Leyland settled on his rotation and his 12 man pitching staff...
KING JAMES CROWNS COMEBACK.....Cleveland 79, PISTONS 73, T 3/31/09 [ 03-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  JAMES JAMS DURING HIS 4TH-QTR SURGE<< @ CLEVELAND, OH:     LeBron James completed a pair of critical 3-point plays in the late stages to lift the Cavaliers to...
SHEFF SENT PACKING & NATS TOP TIGS.....Washington 7, TIGERS 2, T 3/31/09 [ 03-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  GARY SHEFFIELD'S SPRING SWINGS INCLUDED MANY MISSES<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers lost the second half of their home-&-home set with the Washingt...
TIGERS TRADE & EDGE NATS.....TIGERS 3, Washington 2, M 3/30/09 [ 03-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  NEWEST TIGER JOSH ANDERSON<< @ VIERA, FL:     The Tigers overcame an early 2-0 defecit with a pair of T-3rd homeruns to get by the Washington Nationals 3-2 Mo...
A-I RETURNS TO HELP PISTONS PAST PHILLY.....PISTONS 101, Philadelphia 97, S 3/29/09 [ 03-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  IVERSON (#1) HOOPS PAST PHILLY'S MARREESE SPEIGHTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Allen Iverson returned from a 16 game back injury layoff to help the Pistons...
PREDS GET THREE IN THIRD TO WIN OVER WINGS.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 3, S 3/29/09 [ 03-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM (#96) FOILED IN CLOSE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Supposedly tired from playing four games in six days, the Predators continued to scratch for their pla...
C-HOOP.....S 3/29/09 [ 03-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  SUMMERS (#15) DUNKS PAST UL's WILLIAMS (#1) DURING THE MSU 2nd-HALF SURGE<<   @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Sparty On !!     To Ford Field, that is....
TIGERS EDGE BRAVES, WILLIS & ZUMAYA TO DL.....TIGERS 5, Atlanta 4, S 3/29/09 [ 03-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILLIS DLed FOR AN UNUSUAL REASON<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     It was not a typical Sunday when the Tigers made a trio of roster moves, waited out a 49-min r...
WIZARDS DON'T HAVE ENOUGH MAGIC.....PISTONS 98, Washington 96, Sa 3/28/09 [ 03-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  ARENAS (L) AND RIP (R) BOTH RETURNED FROM THE INJURED LIST<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:     The Wizards welcomed the return of injured star Gilbert Arenas Saturday nig...
A CAPTAIN'S HAT DOES THE TRICK.....WHALERS 8, Sarnia 1, Sa 3/28/09 [ 03-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  HAYES CELEBRATES HIS GOAL, THE FIRST OF A PLYMOUTH EXPLOSION<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     A six goal middle period carried the Whalers to an 8-1 rout of Sarnia Satu...
MHSAA FINALS.....Sa 3/28/09 [ 03-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  A NEW RECORD FOR APPLING, A TITLE FOR PERSHING<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State bound in 2010, Keith Appling gave the East Lansing audience a preview of hi...
JACKSON SOLID VS JAYS.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 1, Sa 3/28/09 [ 03-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  POLLY HOMERED<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:     On a day where Tiger MGR Jim Leyland said SP Jeremy Bonderman is likely to join RP Joel Zumaya on the DL when the season star...
C-HOOP.....F 3/27/09 [ 03-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN (#2) & SUTON (M) BATTLE JAYHAWKERS FOR A LOOSE BALL<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Michigan State used the 3-headed monster of Goran Suton, Tom Izzo and Kali...
MacDONALD HAUNTS OLD MATES.....NY Islanders 2, RED WINGS 0, F 3/.27/09 [ 03-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  MacDONALD KEPT A CLEAN SHEET VS THE WINGS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     It was the best against the worst Friday night with the NHL's #1-ranked Red Wings hosting th...
WOLVERINES GROUNDED BY FALCONS.....Air Force 2, MICHIGAN 0, F 3/27/09 [ 03-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  MICHIGAN'S TRAVIS TURNBULL FACED-OFF AGAINST AIR FORCE<< @ BRIDGEPORT, CT:     Seeded first in the East Region and ranked third in the nation, the Michigan Wolve...
VERLANDER SPOTLESS, BULLPEN BLOWS IT.....Atlanta 3, TIGERS 2, F 3/27/09 [ 03-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  MIGUEL CABRERA WAS 1-for-3 AT THE PLATE WHILE FLAWLESS AFIELD<< @ DISNEY WORLD:     In the worst kept secret of spring training, Tiger MGR Jim Leyland named Ju...
LAKERS SWAMP PISTONS IN 3RD-QTR.....LA Lakers 92, PISTONS 77, Th 3/26/09 [ 03-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  KOBE DUNKS OVER PRINCE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The injury-plaqued Pistons lost their third consecutive game and for the seventh time in nine contests, 92...
HACKETT SHUTS-OUT STING.....WHALERS 5, Sarnia 0, Th 3/26/09 [ 03-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATT CARIA (file photo)<< @ SARNIA, ONT:     Matt Hackett stopped all 27-SOG, Matt Caria scored twice (#4 & #5) on the power play and the Whalers were 5-0 winne...
STARTERS RETURN TO HELP TIGERS TOP TAMPA.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 3, Th 3/26/09 [ 03-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON (#28) BEAT THE THROW ON THIS INF-ERROR AND LATER ADDED A TIGER SOLO HOMER<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     With all of his players at last back in cam...
TWO INJURIES, ONE WIN.....TIGERS 10, NY Mets 6, W 3/25/09 [ 03-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE TIGERS GOT AN EARLY MINER SURPRISE<< @ PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:     The Tigers snapped a three game exhibition losing skid with a 10-6 win over the New York Met...
WINGS SURGE IN THIRD.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 2, T 3/24/09 [ 03-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  ERICSSON (bottom) BEGAN THE WINNING 3-GOAL SURGE<< @ EDMONTON, ALTA:     Three late 3rd-Per goals gave the Red Wings a 3-2 comeback win at Edmonton Tuesday ni...
SECOND HALF PISTON FADE.....Chicago 99, PISTONS 91, T 3/24/09 [ 03-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  KIRK HINRICH TOOK OVER AT THE UC<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     Tied 43-all at the half the Pistons couldn't keep up with the Bulls after intermission and lost at Chicago...
TERRY TAKES CHARGE.....WHALERS 5, Sarnia 1, T 3/24/09 [ 03-24-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers blitzed the Sting with four 1st-Per goals and Plymouth beat Sarnia 5-1 Tuesday night.     The win put the Whalers up 2-1 in the Best-of...
FLAMES BURN OZZIE.....Calgary 5, RED WINGS 3, M 3/23.09 [ 03-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  FORMER WOLVERINE CAMMALLERI (M) GETS CONGRATS<< @ CALGARY, ALTA:     Goaltender Chris Osgood carried Detroit to the Stanley Cup last spring, but has been more...
BOSOX BATTER BENGAL BULLPEN.....Boston 7, TIGERS 6, M 3/23/09 [ 03-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  YOUKILIS RETURNED TO ACTION, BUT DID NOT FIGURE IN THE EXPLOSIVE BOSOX SCORING<< @ FT. MYERS, FL:     The Red Sox scored seven times in two innings against the...
PLYMOUTH PULLS EVEN.....WHALERS 3, Sarnia 2 (OT), S 3/22/09 [ 03-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATT CARIA (file photo)<< @ SARNIA, ONT:     Mid-season trade acquisition Matt Caria scored the 3-goal Hat Trick, his last two of the power play and his final g...
C-HOOP.....S 3/22/09 [ 03-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  WALTON (#5) HOOPS OVER USC's HACKETT (#13)<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Big Ten's "Defensive Player of the Year" led a tough Michigan State "D" which kept South...
WADE LEADS HEAT PAST PISTONS.....Miami 101, PISTONS 96, S 3/22/09 [ 03-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  D-WADE SHOOTS OVER McDYESS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Dwayne Wade showed why he's being mentioned as a leading NBA MVP candidate. Sunday afternoon Wade s...
FISH NO-HIT DETROIT.....Florida 2, TIGERS 0, S 3/22/09 [ 03-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  AFTER HE WARMED-UP (in this photo) NOLASCO GOT HOT<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Three Florida Marlins pitchers combined to No-Hit the Tigers 2-0 Sunday afte...
SARNIA STINGS PLYMOUTH TO OPEN PLAYOFFS.....Sarnia 2, WHALERS 0, Sa 3/21/09 [ 03-21-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Sarnia shocked the Whalers 2-0 in an OHL playoff opener Saturday night.     Sting goaltender Dan Spence made an amazing 52-SV in posting the shuto...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/21/09 [ 03-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  SIMS (#34) CAN'T GET PAST GRIFFIN (L)<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Wolverines were Boomer Soonered by Blake Griffin Saturday evening and knocked out of the NCA...
CCHA FINALS.....Sa 3/21/09 [ 03-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE IRISH SWARMED THE WOLVERINES<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Irish fought back from a 2-0 defecit to score the game's final five goals and #2 nationally rank...
YANKS GO DEEP ON RODNEY.....NY Yankees 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 3/21/09 [ 03-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  RICK PORCELLO WAS ON DISPLAY SATURDAY<< @ TAMPA, FL:     Minor league 1Bman Juan Miranda blasted a 2rHR (#2) into the teeth of an incoming wind to snap a 2-al...
C-HOOP.....F 3/20/09 [ 03-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's TRAVIS WALTON AND BATEKO FRANCISCO OF RMU (blue jersey) WATCH A LOOSE BALL SQUIRT AWAY ACROSS THE FLOOR<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Robert Morris was willin...
PISTONS RUN AWAY FROM CLIPPERS.....PISTONS 108, LA Clippers 90, F 3/20/09 [ 03-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  McDYESS (#24) BATTLED BARON DAVIS (L) TO LIFT DETROIT TO THE WIN<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons blew open a tight game with a 34-P/4th-Qtr to beat...
OFFENSIVE OPENING TO WING TRIP.....RED WINGS 6, Atlanta 3, F 3/20/09 [ 03-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  HANK DISHED-OUT A FOUR-PACK OF HELPERS<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     The Red Wings opened a 3-game road trip with their fourth consecutive win, 6-3 at Atlanta Friday nig...
CCHA SEMIS.....F 3/20/09 [ 03-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's LOUIE CAPORUSSO (#29) CELEBRATES HIS GO-AHEAD & GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Michigan made it to the CCHA Finals for the eighth time in nine years with a 3...
TIGERS SWAT NATS AGAIN.....TIGERS 5, Washington 2, F 3/20/09 [ 03-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF ROUNDS THIRD & HEADS HOME ON HIS B-1ST HOMER<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Nate Robertson turned in his second consecutive strong start and the Tigers...
C-HOOP.....Th 3/19/09 [ 03-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS GOT HOT TO SCORE 23-P FOR UM<< @ KANSAS CITY, MO:     Michigan held on to win its opening round game Thursday night in the NCAA men's basketball to...
BONDO THROWS WELL IN DETROIT DEFEAT.....Atlanta 5, TIGERS 2, Th 3/19/09 [ 03-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY BONDERMAN (file photo)<< @ DISNEY WORLD:     The game began with a bang when Brandon Inge hit the third pitch of the contest over the LField wall, but the...
PISTONS RUN OUT OF GAS.....Houston 106, PISTONS 101 (2/OT), W 3/18/09 [ 03-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  KWAME BROWN (L) BUMPS & FOULS YAO MING (#11)<< @ HOUSTON, TX:     The undermanned Pistons lost their second in as many nights and third in a row Wednesday nigh...
COMEBACK BID FALLS SHORT.....Dallas 103, PISTONS 101, T 3/17/09 [ 03-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) MOVES THROUGH THE BIG D DEFENSE<< @ DALLAS, TX:     A 35-P/4th-Qtr was not enough as the undermanned Pistons lost their second straight game, 103...
PHILLY HEX EXTENDED.....RED WINGS 3, Philadelphia 2, T 3/17/09 [ 03-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  PHILLY GOALIE MARTIN BIRON'S 45-SV WEREN'T ENOUGH<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings rallied from an 0-2 defecit for a 3-2 Tuesday night win over Philadelp...
C-HOOP.....T 3/17/09 [ 03-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  KANGAS CONNECTED<< @ ATHLETICS CENTER O'Rena:     Oakland University began post- season men's basketball tournament play with an 80-74 win over Kent State Tuesd...
A TIE FOR ST. PAT'S DAY.....Houston 1, TIGERS 1 (11-INN), T 3/17/09 [ 03-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER GROUNDED THE ASTROS TUESDAY<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Although the game itself produced no conclusive result, the Tigers had their best pitching...
GRAPEFRUIT WALKOFF.....TIGERS 7, St. Louis 6, M 3/16/09 [ 03-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  MINER HAD MAJOR 1ST-INNING PROBLEMS<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Down 4-0 and 6-4, the Tigers came back twice to tie the Cardinals and went on to get a B-9...
WINGS PULL WINTER WOOL BLANKET OVER JACKETS.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 0, S 3/15/09 [ 03-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA (#81) BEAT FEDOR TYUTIN TO THE PUCK AND THEN SCORED THE GAME'S FIRST GOAL<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings scored twice in the 1st-Per and once more i...
WHALERS END WITH A SPLASH.....WHALERS 6, Sarnia 1, S 3/15/09 [ 03-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  TYLER G. BROWN (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     In what they hope is a playoff preview, the Whalers beat Sarnia 6-1 Sunday afternoon in the OHL regular se...
PISTONS REMEMBER MR. D, THEN LOSE TO GRIZ.....Memphis 89, PISTONS 84, S 3/15/09 [ 03-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  WALTER HERRMANN (L), RICHARD HAMILTON (M) & RODNEY STUCKEY (R) BOW THEIR HEADS IN TRIBUTE TO BILL DAVIDSON<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After a tribute, a mo...
TIGS WHITEWASH WASHINGTON.....TIGERS 3, Washington 0, S 3/15/09 [ 03-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILKIN RAMIREZ (file photo)<< @ VIERA, FL:     A half dozen Tiger pitchers combined on a 7-hit shutout as Detroit defeated the Washinton Nationals 3-0 Sunday aft...
WINGS BLITZ BLUES, MILESTONE FOR OZ.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 2, Sa 3/14/09 [ 03-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE CLOSED THE DOOR IN THE FRANTIC 3RD-PERIOD<< @ ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Red Wings blitzed the Blues for three goals on three shots in a span of just 46-sec,...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/14/09 [ 03-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  OSU's WILLIAM BUFORD SHOT THE BUCKEYES INTO THE  EARLY LEAD<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Micigan State came up flat in an 82-70 loss to Ohio State Saturday aft...
TIGERS THUMP MAROTH.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 4, Sa 3/14/09 [ 03-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  NATE ROBERTSON (file photo)<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Good News:  Jeremy Bonderman threw 30 pitches in a Saturday morning simulated game at Tigert...
PLYMOUTH DOUBLES-UP THE SOO.....WHALERS 6, Sault Ste. Marie 3, F 3/13/09 [ 03-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY (file photo)<< @ SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     Plymouth broke open a close contest with three 3rd-Per goals to win their final regular season road game,...
DETROIT DOWNS DINOS & DAVIDSON DEAD.....PISTONS 99, Toronto 95 (OT), F 3/13/09 [ 03-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  RIP (M) LOFTS IN OT<< @ TORONTO, ONT:     The Pistons had to work overtime to top Toronto, 99-95 Friday night.     Detroit's fifth win in seven games...
MET MID-GAME UPRISING....NY Mets 9, TIGERS 3, F 3/13/09 [ 03-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  EVERETT (M) GETS CONGRATS ON HIS FIRST TIGER HOMERUN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Starter Edwin Jackson became the first Tiger pitcher to toss four-plus IP t...
C-HOOP.....F 3/13/09 [ 03-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's DURRELL SUMMERS (#15) FLIES OVER MINNY's AL NOLEN (#0)<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Marquise Gray returned to his customary seat on the bench down the final stre...
LATE FADE.....Calgary 6, RED WINGS 5 (SO), Th 3/12/09 [ 03-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOKINEN'S THIRD GOAL WAS THE SHOOTOUT WINNER<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A late collapse cost the Red Wings a game they should have had well in hand and the Wings...
SPITS HEX PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 1, Th 3/12/09 [ 03-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  RECORD SETTER<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Windsor Spitfires continued their season-long mastery of the OHL in general and the Plymouth Whalers in particular with...
C-HOOP.....Th 3/12/09 [ 03-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  SIMS (#34) WITH A LAY-UP AGAINST IOWA'S JARRYD COLE (#50)<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     DeShawn Sims set a Michigan record with 27-P in a Big Ten men's basketball tourn...
KNICKS NIP PISTONS IN OVERTIME.....New York 116, PISTONS 111 (OT), W 3/11/09 [ 03-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  NYK's WILSON CHANDLER GOES TO THE HOOP ON DICE (#24)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The first Piston 20-20 performance in over 11 years wasn't enough to save...
SHEFF COOKS UP NEW SWING.....TIGERS 7, NY Yankees 4, W 3/11/09 [ 03-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF SLUGGED TWICE<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     While many of the Tigers took a two day bus trip across Florida to Jupiter for a pair of exhibition defeats,...
C-HOOP.....T 3/10/09 [ 03-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  NDSU's TVEIDT (with ball) HAD A GAME-HIGH 21-P VS OU<< @ SIOUX FALLS, SD:     Oakland University's school record nine game (D1) winning streak came to a resound...
MULE PULLS WINGS PAST COYOTES.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2 (OT), T 3/10/09 [ 03-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN GOT THE GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Johan Franzen scored 3:35 into overtime to lift the Red Wings past Phoenix, 3-2 Tuesday night.     Fran...
CARDS TRUMP TIGERS.....St. Louis 5, TIGERS 2, T 3/10/09 [ 03-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  DUNCAN DROVE IN THE FIRST THREE ST. LOUIS RUNS<< @ JUPITER, FL:     The Cardinals put a pair of runs on the board before making an out and went on to beat the T...
C-HOOP.....M 3/9/09 [ 03-10-2009 ]
@ SIOUX FALLS, SD:     Erik Kangas scored 21-P and Johnathon Jones had a double-double with 16-P & 10-A to carry Oakland University (22-11) to its school record ninth consecutive win...
PISTONS MASTER MAGIC.....PISTONS 98, Orlando 94, M 3/9/09 [ 03-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  KWAME (#38) DEFENDS HOWARD (#12) MONDAY NITE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILS:     The Pistons completed a 3-game season series sweep of the Orlando Magic, 98-94 Mon...
FISH BLANK TIGERS.....Florida 1, TIGERS 0, M 3/9/09 [ 03-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAYBIN SWINGS ON PORCELLO (photo by P. Schneider)<< @ JUPITER, FL:     The Florida Marlins shutout the Tigers 1-0 Monday night in the first game of Detroit's t...
PATHETIC PITCHING.....NY Yankees 12, TIGERS 3, S 3/8/09 [ 03-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  DONTRELLE WILLIS HAD ANOTHER WILD OUTING<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers suffered their third consecutive one-sided loss in Grapefruit LGE play, 12-3...
C-HOOP.....S 3/8/09 [ 03-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHAMPIONSHIP FINALE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State put the graduation cap on its regular season with a 62-51 home win over Purdue Sunday afternoon.  ...
JACKETS JOLT WINGS AGAIN.....Columbus 8, RED WINGS 2, Sa 3/7/09 [ 03-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE CALL TO THE GOALIE BULLPEN WAS TOO LATE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Blue Jackets had the Red Wings behind the eight ball.     Columbus scored ei...
PISTONS POWERLESS.....Atlanta 87, PISTONS 83, Sa 3/7/09 [ 03-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  SMITTY LOOKED PRETTY IN LIFTING ATLANTA OVER DETROIT<< @ ATLANTA, GA:     An in-game series of scoring droughts doomed Detroit's hopes of moving closer to Atl...
WHALERS BITE THE HOUNDS.....WHALERS 8, Sault Ste. Marie 2, Sa 3/7/09 [ 03-07-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     A six goal middle period carried the Whalers to an 8-2 Saturday night win over the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds.     Plymouth never trailed and scor...
PHILS FLEX MUSCLE.....Philadelphia 8, TIGERS 2, Sa 3/7/09 [ 03-07-2009 ]
@ CLEARWATER, FL:     The Phillies got a pair of 3rHR while the Tigers had just a pair of solos as Philadelphia defeated Detroit 8-2 Saturday afternoon in Grapefruit LGE play. &nbs...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/7/09 [ 03-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  LLP HAD A CAREER-HIGH<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Michigan closed its men's basketball regular season Saturday afternoon with a 67-64 win at Minnesota.   &n...
PISTONS WIN 4TH IN A ROW...PISTONS 108, Golden State 91, F 3/6/09 [ 03-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) GOES AROUND G-STATE'S ANTHONY RANDOLPH<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons raced to a 33-16/1st-Qtr lead and romped past Golden State 108- 91...
YANKS CHASE VERLANDER TO TOP TIGERS.....NY Yankees 7, TIGERS 3, F 3/6/09 [ 03-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  C.C. DEBUTS FOR NYY<< @ TAMPA, FL:     The Yankees scored four off Tiger ace Justin Verlander in just 2.1-IP and went on to defeat Detroit 7-3 Friday night in G...
SPITFIRES DIVE-BOMB PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 9, WHALERS 4, F 3/6/09 [ 03-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  RYAN HAYES  (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Plymouth was the OHL's hottest team in February, but Windsor has been the CHL's best team all season and F...
TIGS POUND NATS.....TIGERS 10, Washington 2, Th 3/5/09 [ 03-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  INGE CONTINUES TO HIT .500 THIS SPRING<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Jeff Larish had a pair of solo homers and an RBI-2B to highlight a 13-H Tiger attack that...
WINGS DEAL DEFEAT TO AVS, TAKE OVER NHL FIRST PLACE.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 2, W 3/4/09 [ 03-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (#93) PUT DETROIT AHEAD<<   @ DENVER, CO: replica watches     The Red Wings moved into first place overall in the NHL past id...
PANAMANIAN EXPRESS.....Panama-WBC 9, TIGERS 3, W 3/4/09 [ 03-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  PROSPECT PORCELLO PITCHES TO TEAM PANAMA<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Team Panama defeated the Toledo Mud Hens Wednesday afternoon, 9-3.     Well...
BULLUPS RETURNS, PISTONS WIN.....PISTONS 100, Denver 95, T 3/3/09 [ 03-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS WAS BACK<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Mr. Big Shot made an emotional return to Auburn Hills Tuesday night, getting a 2-min standing ovation during...
C-HOOP.....T 3/3/09 [ 03-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN (#2) REACTS WITH SUTON (#14) FOLLOWING RAYMAR'S KEY LAST-MINUTE DUNK AT IU<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Michigan State captured its first outright Big Ten me...
KIDS BEAT VETS.....TIGERS 7, Venezuela-WBC 5, T 3/3/09 [ 03-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS FLIES-OUT VS WILLIS IN THE T-3RD-INN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Team Tigers beat a team of Tigers Tuesday in Lakeland, with the Detroit Tigers toppi...
3RD-PERIOD ATTACK.....Owen Sound 6, WHALERS 4, M 3/2/09 [ 03-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  GARRETT WILSON (file photo)<< @ OWEN SOUND, ONT:     Owen Sound scored four times in the final period to beat the Plymouth Whalers 6-4 Monday night in OHL action...
TIGERS STOMP MOCCASINS, BONDO OK.....TIGERS 7, Fla-Southern 1, M 3/2/09 [ 03-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  LAKELAND NATIVE WADE KIRKLAND HAD TWO HITS FOR FSC<< @ MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers six runs in the B-3rd and went on to defeat Florida-Southern College 7-1...
WHALERS ROLL OVER OTTERS.....WHALERS 6, Erie 3, S 3/1/09 [ 03-01-2009 ]
@ ERIE, PA:     Plymouth skated to a 6-0 lead through 40-mins of play, then hung on for a 6-3 Sunday night win at Erie.     The decision was payback for an Otters 7-4...
C-HOOP...S 3/1/09 [ 03-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's ROE BLANKETS DEMETRI McCAMEY OF THE ILLINI<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:     Michigan State clinched no less than a share of the Big Ten men's basketball championship...
PISTONS AMBUSH BOSTON.....PISTONS 105, Boston 95, S 3/1/09 [ 03-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  WILL BYNUM (L) AND THE DETROIT "D" KEPT STARBURY SCORELESS<< @ BOSTON, MA:     Happy to put a horrible 3-&-9 February behind them, the Pistons opened March wi...
BUC BATTERS ZAP ZACH.....Pittsburgh 6, TIGERS 4, S 3/1/09 [ 03-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  CLEVLEN TRIPLED IN TWO AND SCORED ANOTHER<< @ BRADENTON, FL:     In his farewell appearance before joining Team USA for the WBC, Tiger CFielder Curtis Grander...
PREDS BLITZ TY & OZ.....Nashville 8, RED WINGS 0, Sa 2/28/09 [ 02-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  ARNOTT (#19) SCORED THREE TIMES, ALL AGAINST OZ<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:     Predators Capt. Jason Arnott scored his eighth career NHL Hat Trick and rookie Pekkka Rin...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/28/09 [ 02-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  WSU HOOPS BOSS DAVID GREER HAS HIS WARRIORS ON A ROLL<< @ MATTHAEI BLG GYM:   Wayne State has gotten hot at the right time.     An also-ran all season, the Wa...
TIGERS HOMER PAST METS.....TIGERS 7, NY Mets 2, Sa 2/28/09 [ 02-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  SPARTY ON KIBLER<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers got solo homeruns by Brandon Inge (#1), Miguel Cabrera (#1) and Mike Hessman (#1) in a 7-2 Saturday...
OZZIE HELPS WINGS EDGE KINGS.....RED WINGS 2, Los Angeles 1, F 2/27/09 [ 02-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  KOPECKY KEEPS HIS EYE ON THE PUCK<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings got a pair of goals from unlikely sources and a decent effort in goal from slump-fight...
PLYMOUTH STREAK CONTINUES.....WHALERS 6, Kitchener 3, F 2/27/09 [ 02-27-2009 ]
@ KITCHENER, ONT: The line of Matt Caria (first star, 2 goals, 2 assists), Chris Terry (1 goal, 3 assists), and Tyler Seguin (second star, 3 assists) combined for 11 points and a +9 plus/minus...
RIP MAKES MAGIC.....PISTONS 93, Orlando 85, F 2/27/09 [ 02-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  HAMLTON RIPS DOWN A REBOUND<< @ ORLANDO, FL:     Restored to the starting lineup in place of injured Allen Iverson, Richard Hamilton scored 31-P to lead the Pis...
BLUE JAYS PECK AWAY AT TIGER PITCHING.....Toronto 6, TIGERS 4, F 2/27/09 [ 02-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  JASON LANE OF THE JAYS WENT YARD OFF RODNEY<< @ DUNEDIN, FL:     Pitching and defense were the chief reasons for the Tiger demise in 2008 when the wintertime fa...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/26/09 [ 02-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  SIMS SCORES BETWEEN BOILERMAKER DEFENDERS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan scored a huge home court upset Thursday by beating #16 nationally ranked Purdue 87-78 on...
TIGS LOSE TO NATS & SHELVE BONDERMAN.....Washington 2, TIGERS 1, Th 2/26/09 [ 02-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  ORR SCORES<< @ VIERA, FL:     The Tigers threw one certain, one possible and one longshot starting rotation pitcher Thursday and also put another on the shelf....
C-HOOP.....W 2/25/09 [ 02-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  KORIE LUCIOUS (#34) LONG-BOMBED THE HAWKEYES<<   @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State overcame a sub-par performance by Soph-PG Kalin Lucas (4-P) by getti...
EIGHT IS ENOUGH...ISN'T IT ?.....New Orleans 90, PISTONS 87, W 2/25/09 [ 02-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  WEST (#30) PUSHED THE PISTONS ASIDE<< @ NEW ORLEANS, LA:     The Pistons lost another close contest Wednesday night, 90-87 at New Orleans.     The De...
WINGS WIN SHARK SHOWDOWN.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 1, W 2/25/09 [ 02-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG SCORED TWICE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings dominated their much anticipated showdown contest with San Jose and scored a 4-1 Wednesday night v...
PLYMOUTH SINKS SPIRIT AGAIN.....WHALERS 6, Saginaw 2, W 2/25/09 [ 02-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  CARIA SCORED AGAIN FOR PLYMOUTH AFTER EARNING OHL HONORS<< @ SAGINAW, MI:     The Whalers blew open a close contest with four unanswered goals including three i...
TIGERS WIN GRAPEFRUIT OPENER.....TIGERS 5, Atlanta 4, W 2/25/09 [ 02-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANDY SLIDES HOME WITH THE YEAR'S FIRST RUN<< @ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers opened the 2009 exhibition season with mized results, but a 4-3 Wednesd...
UNLUCKY SEVEN.....Miami 103, PISTONS 91, T 2/24/09 [ 02-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  RIP (L) AND THE PISTONS COULDN'T STOP WADE<< MIAMI, FL:     The Pistons fell to 0-2 on their five game road trip, falling for a seventh straight game 103-91 at...
CAVS CRUSH DETROIT.....Cleveland 99, PISTONS 78, S 2/22/09 [ 02-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  WEST (M) SHOOTS BETWEEN DICE (L) AND SHEED (R)<<   @ CLEVELAND, OH:     The backpeddling Pistons lost their sixth straight game Sunday night, 99-78 at Clev...
C-HOOP.....S 2/22/09 [ 02-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS LED ALL SCORERS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State trailed almost all afternoon before pulling out a 61-50 men's basketball battle vs Wisconsin Sunday...
PLYMOUTH DRIVES BY SAGINAW.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 1, S 2/22/09 [ 02-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  SEGUIN STARTED THE SCORING<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers took a 3-0 lead into the 3rd-Per and added an empty-net clincher for a 4-1 Sunday matine...
MINNY MALLS HOWARD.....Minnesota 5, RED WINGS 2, Sa 2/21/09 [ 02-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE WILD HOUNDED HOWARD ALL NIGHT<< @ ST. PAUL, MN:     The Wild wanted to jump on Wings rookie goalie Jimmy Howard early and they did. Minnesota out-shot D...
OTTERS BEACH WHALERS.....Erie 7, WHALERS 4, Sa 2/21/09 [ 02-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHANE OWEN (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Erie chased Whalers goalie Matt Hackett with four goals on a furious 15 shots in the opening 13:38 and the Otter...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/21/09 [ 02-21-2009 ]
@ TIFFIN, OH:     Wayne State topped Tiffin 57-43 Saturday afternoon. That gave the men's basketball Warriors their first back-to- back conference road wins in almost four years. &n...
ZETTERBERG DAZZLES DUCKS.....RED WINGS 5, Anaheim 2, F 2/20/09 [ 02-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERRG LED THE DETROIT DUCK HUNTERS<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings made it two straight one-sided home ice wins by beating the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 F...
PLYMOUTH STUNS STING.....WHALERS 8, Sarnia 3, F 2/20/09 [ 02-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  MICHAL JORDAN (file photo)<< @ SARNIA, ONT:     The Whalers continued to surge in the OHL-West standings, scoring an 8-3 win at rival Sarnia Friday night. &nbs...
HOME SWEET HOME ?? .....San Antonio 83, PISTONS 79, Th 2/19/09 [ 02-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  PARKER (#9) HOOPS PAST McDYESS (#24)<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons didn't have enough at the end and lost an 83-79 Thursday night contest to San...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/19/09 [ 02-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  SIMS SHOOTS BETWEEN THREE GOLDEN GOPHERS DEFENDERS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan beat slumping Minnesota 74-62 Thursday night.     The decision evened...
C-HOOP.....W 2/18/09 [ 02-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  EULIS STEPHENS (file photo)<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The UDM Titans scored only 17-P in the 1st-H and not many more (24-P) after intermission as they dropped a 67-41...
WINGS POWER PAST PREDS.....RED WINGS 6, Nashville 2, W 2/18/09 [ 02-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  LIDSTROM (arms raised) WAS ON HIS WAY BACK TO THE BENCH WHEN HIS SHOT ENTERED THE NET<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Predators couldn't stay out of the penalty bo...
PISTON PROBLEMS PERSIST.....Milwaukee 92, PISTONS 86, T 2/17/09 [ 02-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  JEFFERSON (#24) GOES OVER JOHNSON (#25) FOR TWO OF HIS GAME-HIGH 29-POINTS<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     More lineup juggling failed to revive the stumping P...
C-HOOP.....T 2/17/09 [ 02-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOHNSON (L) BLOCKED A WALTON SHOT FROM BEHIND<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Purdue rolled over Michigan State like a steam locomotive Tuesday night, 72-54. In the p...
WEST WHIPS EAST.....NBA West 146, NBA EAST 119, S 2/15/09 [ 02-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  SQUQ SLAMS FOR THE HOMETOWN FANS<< @ PHOENIX, AZ:     Like all was forgiven, former feuding teammates Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal helped carry the NBA We...
PLYMOUTH BEATS THE DOGS.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2, S 2/15/09 [ 02-15-2009 ]
@ SAULT STE MARIE, ONT:     Whalers Capt. Chris Terry scored twice and added an assist in a 5-2 Plymouth win at Sault Ste Marie Sunday night.     The Whalers took a 2...
WINGS LOSE TO AVS AGAIN.....Colorado 6, RED WINGS 5 (SO), S 2/15/09 [ 02-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  DAN CLEARY (#11) HAD CLOSE CONTACT WITH COLORADO GOALIE ANDREW RAYCROFT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Colorado Avalanche are in an unaccustomed basement positio...
C-HOOP.....S 2/15/09 [ 02-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  HARRIS (#3) HOOPS IN SUBURBAN CHICAGO<< @ EVANSTON, ILL:     Manny Harris scored only 1-P in the 1st-H, but finished with a game-high 26-P to lead the Michiga...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/14/09 [ 02-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOSH BOSTIC LED FINDLAY'S ROUT OF WAYNE<< @ FINDLAY, OH:     The Findlay Oilers ran over Wayne State 72-49 in Saturday matinee men's basketball.     UF...
ANOTHER ROAD RALLY.....WHALERS 4, Sudbury 2, F 2/13/09 [ 02-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  LEO JENNER (file photo)<< @ SUDBURY, ONT:     The Whalers staged their second away game comeback win in three nights. Plymouth scored three unanswered 3rd-Per g...
WILLIAMS GETS WINNER OVER WINGS.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 2, F, 2/13/09 [ 02-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  MASON(M) FOILED ZETTERBERG (L) & CLEARY (R)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     Former Red Wing Jason Williams continued his hot streak and ended Detroit's win streak Friday...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/12/09 [ 02-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  HC's TRAVIS WORST WORKS THE BALL VS WSU<< @ HILLSDALE, MI:     Hillsdale lost an 11-P/2nd-H lead when Wayne State went on a 15-4 run, but managed to force overt...
WINGS TAME WILD.....RED WINGS 4, Minnesota 2, Th 2/12/09 [ 02-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE STUFFS MINNY'S OWEN NOLAN<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings snapped a 1-all tie with a trio of 2nd-Per goals to skate away with a 4-2 win over...
PISTONS ENTER BREAK WITH YET ANOTHER LOSS.....Atlanta 99, PISTONS 95, W 2/11/09 [ 02-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  RONALD "FLIP" MURRAY (#22) HELPED BEAT HIS OLD TEAM<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Piston tumble continued as the team reached the All-Star break with its...
SEGUIN SCORES TO DEFEAT SPIRIT.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 3 (OT), W 2/11/09 [ 02-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  TYLER SEGUIN  (file photo)<< @ SAGINAW, MI:     Tyler Seguin continued his scoring streak to complete a Whalers comeback, 4-3 in overtime Wednesday night at...
PISTONS BLOW IT AT BULLS.....Chicago 107, PISTONS 102, T 2/10/09 [ 02-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE LAST PASS TO SHEED (L) WAS CAUGHT INSTEAD BY CHICAGO'S NOAH<< @ CHICAGO, IL:         The Pistons had a 15-P lead at 92-77 with just 8:09 to play...
WINGS HANG ON TO EDGE PREDS.....RED WINGS 5, Nashville 3, T 2/10/09 [ 02-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA'S PPG EXTENDED HIS SCORING STREAK TO 5 GAMES<< @ NASHVILLE, TN:     Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk and Brian Rafalski all had three point nights to help...
C-HOOP.....T 2/10/09 [ 02-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  KALIN LUCAS (M) LOOKS THROUGH THE UM DEFENSE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     The Spartans were strong at the end of each half and won the only match-up this season vs the...
SUNS BURN PISTONS.....Phoenix 107, PISTONS 97, S 2/8/09 [ 02-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHAQ (#32) AND SHEED (#30) BATTLE UNDER THE BASKET<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A combination of Suns helped Phoenix defeat Detroit 107-97 Sunday night. Howe...
WINGS WHITEWASH PENS.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 0, S 2/8/09 [ 02-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG (#40) HELPED KEEP SID THE KID (#87) IN CHECK<< @ PITTSBURGH, PA:     Former Penguins Ty Conklin and Marian Hossa made their return to the Steel City in grand styl...
PISTONS WORK OT FOR BEERTOWN WIN.....PISTONS 126, Milwaukee 121 (OT), Sa 2/7/09 [ 02-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  THREE BUCKS CAN'T STOP HAMILTON FROM RIPPING<< @ MILWAUKEE, WI:     Rip Hamilton, Rasheed Wallace and Allen Iverson all scorched offensively as the Pistons outl...
PLYMOUTH BEATS BULLS IN 3RD-PER.....WHALERS 6, Belleville 2, Sa 2/7/09 [ 02-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  GAYNOR (R) STARTED THE FIVE-GOAL OUTBURST<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers scored five times in the final period to beat Belleville 6-2 Saturday night. &n...
C-Hoop.....Sa 2/7/09 [ 02-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  A CAREER-HIGH BY UM's STU DOUGLASS (#1) WASN'T ENOUGH AT U-CONN<< @ STORRS, CT:     Michigan gave a grand effort, fading only in the final few minutes in absorbin...
WINGS BLITZ OILERS.....RED WINGS 8, Edmonton 3, Sa 2/7/09 [ 02-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS CHELIOS (#24 in Red) KEEPS CLOSE TABS ON OILER ERIK COLE (#26 at L)<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings came ready to play Saturday afternoon. The Oil...
WHALERS REPEL ATTACK.....WHALERS 5, Owen Sound 3, F 2/6/09 [ 02-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  TYLER G. BROWN (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers repulsed the Owen Sound Attack, 5-3 Friday night in their first post- All-Star break effort....
C-HOOP.....Th 2/5/09 [ 02-05-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's MANNY HARRIS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     The Michigan Wolverines gave head coach John Beilein a happy 56th birthday present Thursday night by blowing out Penn Stat...
C-HOOP.....W 2/4/09 [ 02-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  SUMMERS (with ball) BURRIED THE GOPHERS IN A HOLE<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     A pair of consecutive home court defeats gave the Spartans two hard slaps to the face....
SELLOUT STREAK OVER AS PISTONS HANG ON TO BEAT HEAT.....PISTONS 93, Miami 90, W 2/4/09 [ 02-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  DICE HAD HIS SEASON- HIGH FOR REBOUNDS VS MIAMI<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rodney Stuckey hit a pair of go-ahead jumpers in the final 1:22 to help lift the...
WINGS LOSE LEADS BUT WIN GAME.....RED WINGS 5, Phoenix 4, W 2/4/09 [ 02-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  LIDSTROM (M) CELEBRATES HIS GWG<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Marian Hossa scored a pair for the second straight game, Henrik Zetterberg returned from injury to g...
EAST ROUTS WEST IN OHL ALL-STAR GAME.....OHL East 11, OHL-WEST 6, W 2/4/09 [ 02-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  TEAM EAST WINS 4TH IN A ROW<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     Former Red Wing centers Steve Yzerman and Adam Graves were the honorary captains for the annual OHL All-Star Ga...
WINGS END SKID WITH SHOOTOUT WIN.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 3 (SO), M 2/2/09 [ 02-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA ZINGS THE GWG PAST MASON IN THE SHOOTOUT<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Marian Hossa won't get credit for a Hat Trick, but he scored twice in regulation and th...
CAVS SURGE TO WIN IN 4TH-QTR.....Cleveland 90, PISTONS 80, S 2/1/09 [ 02-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  KING JAMES RULED THE PALACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Cavaliers erased an 8-P/4th-Qtr defecit to outscore the Pistons 32-14 in the final frame as Cle...
C-HOOP.....S 2/1/09 [ 02-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  PSU BATTLed BACK<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     The Breslin losing streak is now at two for the Spartan men's basketballers.     After dropping just one hom...
GOMES GUIDES ST. MIKE'S PAST PLYMOUTH.....Mississauga 7, WHALERS 4, Sa 1/31/.09   [ 01-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  JARED GOMES (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Jared Gomes scored the 3-goal Hat Trick (#21--#23) and added a pair of assists to power Mississauga past Plymou...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/31/09 [ 01-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  PURDUE'S CHRIS KRAMER (M) WAS ELBOWED IN THE BEEZER BY MICHIGAN'S MANNY HARRIS<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Michigan held a slim 1-P margin after a low-scoring 1st-H...
ALEXANDER THE GREAT.....Washington 4, RED WINGHS 2, Sa 1/31/09 [ 01-31-2009 ]
>>caption:  LEINO (R) BACKS INTO HIS FIRST NHL GOAL FOR DET<< @ WASHINGTON, DC:     Alex Ovechkin scored a pair of 3rd-Per goals to snap a 2-all tie and carry the Capitals...
CELTICS CONTINUE ROLL, DOWN DETROIT.....Boston 86, PISTONS 78, F 1/30/09 [ 01-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  K.G. DUNKED HIS WAY TO A GAME-HIGH OF 22-P<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending NBA Champion Boston Celtics started the game on a 12-4 run and the sec...
PLYMOUTH STUNS WINDSOR.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 2, F 1/30/09 [ 01-30-2009 ]
>>caption:  HACK (R) SMOTHERED SPITS<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers jumped to a 3-0 lead and held on to defeat OHL-leading Windsor 4-2 Friday night.     Th...
TURCO FINALLY BURSTS BUBBLE.....Dallas 4, RED WINGS 2, Th 1/29/09 [ 01-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  WESTLAND'S CONNER SCORED HIS FIRST OF THE YEAR<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A 4-0 defecit was too much to overcome and the Red Wings lost to Dallas 4-2 Thursday nig...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/29/09 [ 01-29-2009 ]
>>caption:  MSU's GORAN SUTON (L) BATTLES JAKE KELLY (#32) OF IOWA FOR A REBOUND<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:     The Spartans returned to the site of last season's big dud on their sch...
SHEED CARRIES PISTONS PAST T-WOLVES.....PISTONS 98, Minnesota 89, W 1/28/09 [ 01-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  MINNY'S MIKE MILLER (#33) WATCHES SHEED'S (#30) KEY DUNK<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Rasheed Wallace matched his season- high of 25-P and also grabbed 10-RB to l...
WHALERS STOP STING.....WHALERS 5, Sarnia 3, W 1/28/09 [ 01-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  RYAN HAYES (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers scored four consecutive goals to take a 5-1 lead by early in the 3rd-Per, then held on for a 5-3 wi...
C-HOOP.....W 1/28/09 [ 01-28-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's MANNY HARRIS (L) BATTLED OSU's JEREMIE SIMMONS FOR A LOOSE BALL<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     On Sunday the Buckeyes let an early 13-P lead slip away in a home...
JACKETS' NASH GETS HAT.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), T 1/27/09 [ 01-27-2009 ]
>>caption:  NASH'S THIRD OF 3<< COLUMBUS, OH:     Columbus Capt. Rick Nash scored his third career NHL Hat Trick to carry the Blue Jackets past the undermanned Red Wings, 3...
C-HOOP.....M 1/26/09 [ 01-26-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S KENNEDY PUT THE TITANS ON TOP TO STAY<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The Titan men blew a 14-P halftime lead, but managed to rally at the finish for Detroit- Me...
A.I. UNHAPPY WITH LATEST LOSS.....Houston 108, PISTONS 105, S 1/25/09 [ 01-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  SHEED (#30) SPARKLED IN DEFEAT<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Detroit's only NBA All-Star Game representative was unhappy with both his playing time and the fi...
C-HOOP.....S 1/25/09 [ 01-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  SUMMERS SINKS 'EM AT OSU<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     The Spartans overcame a 13-P/1st-H defecit to win going away at Ohio State Sunday, 78-67.     Getting...
WINDSOR WHIPS WHALERS.....Windsor 6, WHALERS 3, S 1/25/09 [ 01-25-2009 ]
>>caption:  WHALER JAMIE DEVANE (L) BATTLES WINDSOR'S HARRY YOUNG (#55)<< @ WINDSOR, ONT:     The Spitfires started and finished strong and out-scored the Whalers 3-1 in bo...
PLYMOUTH DOUBLES-UP WOLVES.....WHALERS 4, Sudbury 2, Sa 1/24/09 [ 01-24-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     After spotting Sudbury an early 1-0 lead, Plymouth scored four consecutive goals and then held on for a 4-2 Whalers win vs the Wolves Saturday night. &nbs...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/24/09 [ 01-24-2009 ]
>>caption:  UDM's PAYNE HOOPS AT HOMECOMING VS LOYOLA (see third game story below)<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan ended its 3-game losing streak by beating the Northwestern...
WOLVERINES STRETCH ICE STREAK OVER SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN 6, MICHIGAN STATE 2, F 1/23/09 [ 01-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's SUPER LOUIE<< @ JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Michigan skated past Michigan State 6-2 Friday night for their fourth win in four meetings this season, stretching Uof...
BRAMPTON GETS BY PLYMOUTH IN OVERTIME.....Brampton 4, WHALERS 3 (OT), F 1/23/09 [ 01-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  CODY HODGSON (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     An overtime goal by Battalion sniper Cody Hodgson (#27) at 2:56/4 gave Brampton a 4-3 win over the Whalers Fr...
MAVS MUFFLE PISTONS.....Dallas 112, PISTONS 91, F 1/23/09 [ 01-23-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOSH HOWARD HOOPS PAST RASHEED WALLACE<< @ PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Mavericks put an abrupt halt to the Pistons' brief 2-game winning streak as Dallas do...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/22/09 [ 01-22-2009 ]
>>caption:  DREW MAYNARD (#31) WAS OU's SECOND LEADING SCORER<< @ ATHLETICS CENTER O-Rena:     Oakland University got another offensive explosion from Sr-Gd Erik Kangas and def...
NEW LINEUP PISTONS RUN AWAY FROM RAPTORS.....PISTONS 95, Toronto 76, W 1/21/09 [ 01-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE (#22) POPPED AT THE PALACE VS THE RAPTORS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     With former All-Star Richard Hamilton now coming off the bench and Amir Johnson b...
C-HOOP.....W 1/21/09 [ 01-21-2009 ]
>>caption:  ALLEN (#3) CAN'T DEFEND COBLE (R)<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Northwestern took control in the second half to beat Michigan State 70-63 in a Wednesday evening shoc...
DESERT DUD.....Phoenix 6, RED WINGS 3, T 1/20/09 [ 01-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  CAPT. SHANE DOAN (Up-R of photo) AND THE COYOTES DOGGED DETROIT GOALIE CONKLIN<<   GLENDALE, AZ:     The Red Wings had a trio of power play goals, but not...
C-HOOP.....T 1/20/09 [ 01-20-2009 ]
>>caption:  DeSHAWN SIMS DOUBLE-DOUBLED AT PSU<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:     A pair of Big Ten teams on two game losing skids met in Happey Valley Tuesday night and only the Nitt...
PISTONS END SKID.....PISTONS 87, Memphis 79, M 1/19/09 [ 01-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  A-I DIVES BETWEEN CONLEY (#11) & GASOL (#33)<< @ MEMPHIS, TN:     Two teams on five game losing streaks met early Monday evening in a the first game of a nation...
KNIGHTS RULE THE DAY.....London 4, WHALERS 2, M 1/19/09 [ 01-19-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOHN TAVARES (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The London Knights doubled-up the Whalers 4-2 in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day matinee in Plymouth.   &...
SHARKS BITE WINGS IN 3RD-PER.....San Jose 6, RED WINGS 5, Sa 1/17/09 [ 01-18-2009 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM (L) CRASHED NABAKOV (R)<< @ SAN JOSE, CA:     San Jose snapped a 4-4 tie with a pair of 3rd-Per goals, then held on to edge the Red Wings 6-5 late...
PERPLEXING PISTON TUMBLE CONTINUES.....New Orleans 91, PISTONS 85, Sa 1/17/09 [ 01-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS PAUL FLIES THROUGH THE DETROIT DEFENDERS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Six Pistons scored in double figures, but that didn't prevent Detroit from losing...
HACKETT QUIETS ATTACK.....WHALERS 5, Owen Sound 0, Sa 1/17/09 [ 01-17-2009 ]
@ COMPUWARE ARENA:     Matt Hackett made 37-SV including 17 in the 2nd-Per for his second career OHL shutout (both this season) and backstopped the Whalers to a 5-0 Saturday night w...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/17/09 [ 01-17-2009 ]
>>caption:  MO PETE's #42 WAS RETIRED PRE-GAME<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State survived a sloppy 1st-H and some suspect officials' calls to rally for a 63-57 Saturday...
TITANS STILL WINLESS IN HL PLAY.....Wright State 60, UDM 51, F 1/16/09 [ 01-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT BATTLED OHIO VISITORS ON ESPNU<< CALIHAN HALL:     Thomas Kennedy's first collegiate career double-double wasn't enough to keep the Detroit Titans from...
OKIE DON'T.....Oklahoma City 89, PISTONS 79, F 1/16/09 [ 01-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  KEVIN DURANT (#35) SHOOTS OVER SHEED (#38)<< OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:     The Pistons collapsed in the 4th-Qtr, scoring only a dozen points, and lost at Oklahoma City...
PLYMOUTH CLIPS COLTS.....WHALERS 5, Barrie 3, F 1/16/09 [ 01-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers snapped a 2-all tie with three consecutive goals and went on to beat Barrie 5-3 Friday night.  ...
WINGS FLAP AWAY KINGS.....RED WINGS 4, Los Angeles 0, Th 1/15/09 [ 01-16-2009 ]
>>caption:  CONKLIN'S SAVE OF THE GAME CAME JUST TWO AND A HALF MINUTES INTO THE CONTEST ON KINGS CAPT. DUSTI BROWN<< @ LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Los Angeles Kings were amo...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/15/09 [ 01-15-2009 ]
@ UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI:     The Wayne State men's basketball squad won back to-back games for the second time this season by posting a 66-53 Thursday night victory at Saginaw Valley....
WINGS DOWN DUCKS IN 3RD-PER COMEBACK.....RED WINGS 4, Anaheim 3, W 1/14/09 [ 01-15-2009 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13) GOT PHYSICAL WITH DUCKS DEF BRETT FESTERLING (#55)<< @ ANAHEIM, CA:     Two goals just 35-sec apart in the middle of the 3rd-Per gave the Red W...
PISTONS DROP THIRD STRAIGHT.....Indiana 110, PISTONS 106 (OT), W 1/14/09 [ 01-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  GRANGER FORCED THE OT WITH THIS LATE SHOT<< @ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Pistons lost their third in a row and Indiana ended a three game losing skid Wednesday...
C-HOOP.....W 1/14/09 [ 01-14-2009 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN (#2) HOOPS IT UP IN HAPPY VALLEY<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:     Michigan State had to hang on tight at the finish after almost blowing a 17-P/2nd-H lead to get...
FELTON RUINS RIP'S RETURN.....Charlotte 80, PISTONS 78, T 1/13/09 [ 01-13-2009 ]
>>caption:  FELTON (#20) FOILED DETROIT'S BRIEF RETURN HOME<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Bobcats scored the game's last 9-P with 7-P from Raymond Felton, including the...
STARS STUN WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Dallas 5, RED WINGS 4 (OT), M 1/12/09 [ 01-12-2009 ]
>>caption:  ACROBATIC OSGOOD KEPT DETROIT IN THE GAME<< DALLAS, TX:     It took 49 shots on goal for the Stars to get a rare win over Chris Osgood and the Red Wings, 5-4 in...
WHALERS SINK 67's.....WHALERS 7, Ottawa 3, S 1/11/09 [ 01-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  BRETT BELLEMORE<< @ OTTAWA, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers blew open an early close contest with a five goal 2nd-Per to earn both a 7-3 Sunday matinee victory at...
C-HOOP.....S 1/11/09 [ 01-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan manhandled Iowa 64-49 in a Sunday mid-day game at Ann Arbor.     The Wolverines earned their third stra...
JAZZ JOLT DETROIT, AGAIN.....Utah 99, PISTONS 82, Sa 1/10/09 [ 01-11-2009 ]
>>caption:  MEMO TO THE HOLE<< SALT LAKE CITY, UT:     Playing their third game in four nights to conclude a four game western road trip, the Pistons lost a lackluster con...
BULLS BLITZ PLYMOUTH EARLY.....Belleville 3, WHALERS 1, Sa 1/10/09 [ 01-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  MIKE MURPHY (file photo)<< BELLEVILLE, ONT:     Two Lukes scored twice in the first 63-sec of play and that was enough to produce a 3-1 Belleville win over Plymo...
WINGS WEAR DOWN SABRES.....RED WINGS 3, Buffalo 1, Sa 1/10/09 [ 01-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  SAMMY SCORED THE GWG ON MILLER & THE SABRES<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings beat a hot goaltender by playing it cool against a tired hockey team and beat B...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/10/09 [ 01-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  STATE OUT-BOARDED AND OUT-SCORED THE KANSAS JAYHAWKS<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State steamrolled defending national champion Kansas 75-2 Saturday afternoon....
PISTON COMEBACK BEATS MR. BIG SHOT.....PISTONS 93, Denver 90, F 1/9/09 [ 01-10-2009 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE PUT THE PISTONS AHEAD IN THE FINAL FEW SECONDS<< DENVER, CO:     In his first game against his former Detroit teammates Chauncey Billups scored a game-hi...
HACKETT SHUTS-OUT FRONTENACS.....WHALERS 2, Kingston, F 1/9/09 [ 01-09-2009 ]
KINGSTON, ONT:     Matt Hackett posted his first career OHL shutout as the Whalers defeated the Frontenacs 2-0 Friday night.     In his 57th career game (including play...
DETROIT DOMINATES DALLAS.....RED WINGS 6, Dallas 1, Th 1/8/09 [ 01-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  THE WINGS CELEBRATED SIX TIMES VS DALLAS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings scored twice in each period to skate to an easy 6-1 win over Dallas Thursday. &n...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/8/09 [ 01-08-2009 ]
@ VALPARAISO, IN:     Valparaiso victimized the UDM Titans Thursday night in men's hoops action, 64-41.     The Titans scored only 16-P in the opening half, trailing 31-16 at...
PISTONS LOSE LATE.....Portland 84, PISTONS 83, W 1/7/08 [ 01-08-2009 ]
>>caption:  TRAVIS OUTLAW (L) SINKS THE WINNING SHOT<< PORTLAND, OR:     The Pistons squandered a 14-P/1st-H lead and lost with less than 10-sec to play, 84-83 at Portland...
C-HOOP.....W 1/7/09 [ 01-07-2009 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS-PERRY (#31) LED MICHIGAN WITH KEY SHOTS AND A GAME-HIGH OF 18-P<< BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Down by 20-P early in the 2nd-H, the Michigan Wolverines staged a...
CONKLIN AND WINGS WHITEWASH BLUE JACKETS.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 0, T 1/6/09 [ 01-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  CONKLIN KEPT THE JACKETS OFF THE SCORESHEET<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Ty Conklin made 23-SV, many in close, and Pavel Datsyuk had a 3-pt night as the Red Wings ska...
C-HOOP.....T 1/6/09 [ 01-06-2009 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS DISHED AND SCORED VS THE BUCKEYES<< BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State opened up a comfortable margin on Ohio State late in the 1st-H and went on to a 6...
WESTERN TRIP OPENER A SQUEEKER.....PISTONS 88, LA Clippers 87, S 1/4/09 [ 01-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  ERIC GORDON (#10) SHOOTS OVER TAYSHAUN PRINCE (L)<< LOS ANGELES, CA:      Allen Iverson had a poor shooting game (7-of-22), but he won a close contest on...
C-HOOP.....S 1/4/09 [ 01-04-2009 ]
>>caption:  UM's ZACK GIBSON<< CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan ran away from Illinois, out-scoring the Illini 12-2 in the final 5-mins to post a 74-64 men's basketball victory...
OZ RETURNS TO TAME WILD.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 2 (SO), Sa 1/3/09 [ 01-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE RETURNED FROM INJURY<< ST. PAUL, MN:     Johan Franzen scored a video confirmed tying goal with just 4:37 left in regulation, then Pavel Datsyuk potte...
STORM STOPS PLYMOUTH.....Guelph 5, WHALERS 4, Sa 1/3/09 [ 01-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  MATT KENNEDY (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Storm out-scored their hosts 4-1 over the final 40-mins, erasing a 3-1/1st-Per Plymouth lead and Guelph defe...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/3/09 [ 01-03-2009 ]
>>caption:  RAYMAR MORGAN DUNKED OVER THE PURPLE WILDCATS IN SUBURBAN CHI-TOWN<< @ EVANSTON, IL:     For the first time in school history the Michigan State Spartans have starte...
SUPER STUCKEY.....PISTONS 98, Sacramento 92, F 1/2/09 [ 01-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTS PAST SAC'S FRANCISCO GARCIA (L)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rodney Stuckey played a lot of minutes and scored a bunch of points to carry...
WHALERS GET THE SPIRIT.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 3, F 1/2/09 [ 01-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  JOE GAYNOR (file photo)<< SAGINAW, MI:     A late 3rd-Per goal by Joe Gaynor (#8) gave the Whalers their first win of the New Year, a 4-3 decision over the Spir...
C-HOOP.....F 1/2/09 [ 01-02-2009 ]
>>caption:  KEITH BENSON (L) LED OU ON THE SCORESHEET<< ATHLETICS CENTER O'Rena:     Erik Kangas wears uniform #30 for the Oakland University men's basketball team, but he...
CLASSIC WIN.....RED WINGS 6, Chicago 4, Th 1/1/09 [ 01-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  WINGS WIN IN WRIGLEYVILLE<< CHICAGO, IL:     The NHL did it up just about perfect in the New Year's Day "Winter Classic" at Wrigley Field.     From...
SPARTANS GET BULLDOGGED.....Georgia 24, MICHIGAN STATE 12, Th 1/1/09 [ 01-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  MARK DELL (L) GRABBED A PASS OVER UGA CB ASHER ALLEN IN a 2-on-2/1st-H MATCH-UP<< ORLANDO, FL:     Michigan State stayed tight with favored Georgia for two th...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/1/09 [ 01-01-2009 ]
>>caption:  WOODY PAYNE (#11) WAS 1-OF-2 TITANS WITH CAREER-HIGHS<< CALIHAN HALL:     Y-town topped the Titans 80-78 in a New Year's Day men's basketball matinee in Detroit...
FIVE WINS, THREE WOUNDED.....PISTONS 83, New Jersey 75, W 12/31/08   [ 12-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) GUARDS VINCE CARTER (L) CLOSE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons hope the close of 2008 bodes well for the beginning of 2009.  ...
SPITS EDGE PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 1, WHALERS 0, W 12/31/08 [ 12-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  GREG NEMISZ (file photo)<< WINDSOR, ONT:     The Detroit River rivalry between the Spitfires and Whalers produced another tight struggle to close out 2008 Wedne...
C-HOOP.....W 12/31/08 [ 12-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  KALIN LUCAS SHOOTS OVER RAPLH SAMPSON III<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The MSU Spartans closed 2008 Wednesday by opening the Big Ten men's basketball season at the...
700 CLUB.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 0, T 12/30/08 [ 12-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  CONKLIN ROBBED COLIN FRASER TO KEEP HIS CLEAN SHEET<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     In order to play the Winter Classic at Chicago's Wrigley Field on New Year's Day, t...
NO HOLIDAY MAGIC FOR ORLANDO.....PISTONS 88, Orlando 82, M 12/29/08 [ 12-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTS OVER ORLANDO'S ANTHONY JOHNSON (#8)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons ended Orlando's 7-game winning streak by extending their own t...
SARNIA STINGS PLYMOUTH.....Sarnia 5, WHALERS 2, M 12/29/08 [ 12-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  RYAN HAYES (L) CELEBRATES HIS GOAL WITH TYLER J. BROWN (#26)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Sarnia led all the way in a 5-2 win over the Whalers in a Monday holiday week...
WOLVERINES REPEAT AS GLI CHAMPS.....S 12/28/08 [ 12-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  BACK-TO-BACK CHAMPS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The 44th annual Great Lakes Invitational college hockey tournament title went to Michigan, UM winning the GLI for the...
PERFECT INFAMY.....Green Bay 31, LIONS 21, S 12/28/08 [ 12-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  DOWN THE SHAFT TO THE PIT OF DESPAIR<< GREEN BAY, WI:     The Lions completed the worst season in NFL history, dropping a 31-21 decision at Green Bay to clos...
WINGS PLAY THE PIPES IN SHOOTOUT DEFEAT.....Colorado 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Sa 12/27/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (M) TIED THE GAME IN THE 2ND-PER FOR DET<< DENVER, CO:     The Red Wings rallied to tie from a three goal defecit, but lost in a shootout for the first...
PISTONS BEAT BUCKS AGAIN.....PISTONS 87, Milwaukee 76, Sa 12/27/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  RICHARD JEFFERSON (L) AND TAYSHAUN PRINCE (R) BATTLE FOR THE BALL<< MILWAUKEE, WI:     The Pistons extended their winning streak to three by picking on one of...
WHALERS RETURN TO ACTION TO EDGE SPIRIT.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 3, Sa 12/27/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  HACKETT SAVED THE WHALERS BOTH EARLY AND LATE<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Following a 3-game Ontario road trip, then the Christmas holiday break, the Whalers played...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/27/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE GAME'S TOP TWO SCORERS, BENSON (L) & SUTON (R) BATTLE IT OUT<<   PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Spartan defense forced 14 turnovers and MSU pounded the...
GLI.....Sa 12/27/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  CAPORUSSO WORE A MAIZE-&-BLUE HAT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     First day play in the 44th annual Great Lakes Invitational college hockey tournament saw Michigan shut...
PREDS FRUSTRATE WINGS.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2, F 12/26/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  CLEARY BATTLES ALONG THE N'VILLE BOARDS<< NASHVILLE, YN:     In spite of firing 40 shots on goal, the Red Wings were beaten 3-2 at Nashville Friday night to ope...
PISTONS SILENCE THE THUNDER.....PISTONS 90, Oklahoma City 88, F 12/26/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  IVERSON (#1) SAVED THE PISTONS FROM EMBARRASSMENT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons let another double- digit lead slip away, but got a late bucket and...
FAU NIPS CHIPS AT MCB.....Florida Atlantic 24, CENTRAL MICHIGAN 21, F 12/26/08 [ 12-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  TRUSTY RUSTY<< FORD FIELD:     It was perhaps fitting that the second smallest audience in Motor City Bowl history (41,399) watched a lackluster contest where...
STUCKEY STOPS LOSING SKID.....PISTONS 104, Chicago 98, T 12/23/08 [ 12-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) KEYED THE PISTON OFFENSE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rodney Stuckey scored a career- high 40-P by shooting 63% from the field to lead the Pisto...
WINGS BLOW BY BLUES.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 1, T 12/23/08 [ 12-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA (#81) AND DATSYUK (#13) CELEBRATE A LAMP-LIGHTER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Goalie Ty Conklin won his third straight start, Pavel Datsyuk scored twice and th...
HAWKS DOWN DETROIT.....Atlanta 85, PISTONS 78, S 12/21/08 [ 12-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  BIGGY'S BEST BEAT THE PISTONS<< ATLANTA, GA:     The Hawks left the Pistons in a foul mood Sunday afternoon. Detroit's quick trip to Atlanta for a matinee prod...
HISTORY, CHAPTER ONE.....New Orleans 42, LIONS 7, S 12/21/08 [ 12-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  MARQUES COLSTON (#12) HAD HIS FIRST 2-TD GAME OF 2008<< FORD FIELD:     Whether the Lions will post the first 0-&-16 season in NFL history is a question which w...
LATE WINGS RALLY.....RED WINGS 6, Los Angeles 4, Sa 12/20/08 [ 12-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUDLER (L) TIED IT AND CLEARY (R) WON IT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Kings didn't arrive in Detroit from New York until after 3am Saturday, but didn't look like...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/20/08 [ 12-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  FIRED-UP SUMMERS REACTS TO HIS GAME-WINNING 3-BALL<< @ HOUSTON, TX:     Trailing almost the entire contest, Michigan State got some late heroics from sophomore GD...
JAZZ JOLT DETROIT IN DOUBLE OVERTIME.....Utah 120, PISTONS 114 (2/OT), F 12/19/08 [ 12-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  WILLIAMS (#8) SHOOTS OVER SHEED (L) AND RIP (R)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons blew a 12-P lead on their home floor and were swept aside 14-8 in the...
St. MIKE'S SINKS WHALERS IN OVERTIME.....Mississauga 6, WHALERS 5 (OT), F 12/19/08 [ 12-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  CASEY CIZIKAS (file photo)<< MISSISSAUGA, ONT:     Casey Cizikas scored (#10) on a power play just 13-sec into overtime to cap a St. Michael's comeback and Missi...
WINGS SKUNK SHARKS.....RED WINGS 6, San Jose 0, Th 12/18/08 [ 12-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  FILPPULA (L) OPENED THE 3RD-PER SCORING ON NABAKOV (R)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The defending Stanley Cup Champion Red Wings hosted the NHL's best team Thursday a...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/18/08 [ 12-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  WSU's BRYAN WRIGHT (file photo)<< MARQUETTE, MI:     The Wayne State men's basketballers opened a two game Upper Penninsula road trip with a 65-55 victory Thursd...
COLTS KICK PLYMOUTH.....Barrie 5, WHALERS 2, Th 12/18/08 [ 12-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  TAYLOR CARNEVALE (file photo)<< BARRIE, ONT:     Six of the game's seven goals were scored in the middle period, but the hometown Colts tallied four of them on t...
PISTONS WHACK WIZ.....PISTONS 88, Washington 74, W 12/17/08 [ 12-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  IVERSON (#1, R) DRIVES VS EX-PISTON JAMES (#13, L)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons avenged a defeat in DC eight days earlier by beating Washington in...
US WOMEN CLOSE SCHEDULE IN DETROIT.....USA 1, China 0, W 12/17/08 [ 12-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  HEATHER O'REILLY (#9) SCORED THE LONE GOAL<< FORD FIELD:     The first ever soccer contest at Ford Field was an historic conclusion to a near-unblemished season....
WHALERS TURN BACK ATTACK.....WHALERS 2, Owen Sound 1, W 12/17/08 [ 12-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOE GAYNOR (file photo)<< OWEN SOUND, ONT:     Plymouth took a 2-0 lead and held on for a 2-1 Wednesday night win at Owen Sound.     A.J. Jenks (#8, a...
AVS SNOW-UNDER WINGS EARLY.....Colorado 3, RED WINGS 2, M 12/15/08 [ 12-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  LEOPOLD'S P-SHOT GOAL ON OZZIE WAS THE GWG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings dug themselves an early hole in the ice at The Joe Monday night and couldn't cr...
NICE TRY.....Indianapolis 31, LIONS 21, S 12/14/08 [ 12-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  DOMINIC RHODES GETS THE WINNING TOUCHDOWN<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     A controlled 91-yard touchdown drive and a successful two-point conversion gave the Lions a 21...
WINGS STEAL ONE IN DESERT.....RED WINGS 5, Phoenix 4 (SO), Sa 12/13/08 [ 12-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE MADE THE BIG STOPS WHEN HE HAD TO<< GLENDALE, AZ:     After giving away a 3rd-Per lead and falling behind with 4:40 to go in regulation, it looked like t...
PISTONS HANG ON TO BEST BOBCATS.....PISTONS 90, Charlotte 86, Sa 12/.13/08 [ 12-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED LAUNCHES A LATE TRIPLE TO HELP CLINCH THE CONTEST<< CHARLOTTE, NC:     The Pistons built a big 29-P bulge, but needed a huge 3-ball from Rasheed Wallace w...
WHALERS HARPOON RANGERS.....WHALERS 5, Kitchener 2, Sa 12/13/08 [ 12-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  NEW WHALER CARIA SCORES AGAINST RANGERS GOALIE UNICE<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers recovered from a 7-0 shellacking the night before at Guelph to defeat K...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/13/08 [ 12-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU's MARQUISE GRAY DUNKS OVER ALCORN'S JUMANE REED<<   @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Chris Allen had 20-P and Kalin Lucas added 16 to lead #18-rated Michigan State to...
STARS OUT-SHINE DETROIT.....Dallas 3, RED WINGS 1, F 12/12/08 [ 12-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  STARS STORM WINGS GOALIE CONKLIN<< DALLAS, TX:     Ty Conklin got his third straight start in the Red Wing nets and, for other than a 1:50 span in the middle p...
PISTONS EDGE PACERS.....PISTONS 114, Indiana 110, F 12/12/08 [ 12-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRANGER (#33) SHOOTS VS AFFLALO (L) AND McDYESS (C)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons made some and missed some, but had enough free throws at the end...
PLYMOUTH STORMED UNDER.....Guelph 7, WHALERS 0, F 12/12/08 [ 12-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS McCOLLUM (file photo)<< GUELPH, ONT:     The Storm put an abrupt end to the Whalers' four game winning streak with a 7-0 decision over Plymouth Friday nig...
NORTHWOOD KNOCKS-OFF WARRIORS.....Northwood 71, WAYNE STATE 66, Th 12/11/08 [ 12-11-2008 ]
MATTHAEI BLG:     Northwood beat Wayne State 71-66 in men's basketball Thursday night, knocking the Warriors below the .500-mark at 3-&-4 overall and 1-&-2 in the GLIAC. Northwood i...
NICK PUTS THE LID ON AN OVERTIME VICTORY.....RED WINGS 4, Calgary 3 (OT), W 12/10/08 [ 12-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  CAPT GETS THE GWG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A rookie goaltender stoned the Red Wings for the better part of two and a half periods as Curtis McElhinney attempted...
WHALERS DEAL, THEN WIN.....WHALERS 3, Saginaw 2, W 12/10/08 [ 12-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  CARIA (R) SHOOTS AGAINST PLYMOUTH BEFORE BECOMING A WHALER<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers traded for an OHL veteran scorer (see OVERTIME below), then went o...
WASHINGTON WIZES PAST PISTONS.....Washington 107, PISTONS 94, T 12/9/08 [ 12-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  ANTAWN JAMISON (#4) SHOOTS OVER SHEED<< WASHINGTON, DC:      Piston fans were warned Antonio McDyess was not the team's savior.     True stateme...
EAGLES ROLL OVER WARRIORS.....Eastern Michigan 67, WAYNE STATE 47, M 12/8/08 [ 12-09-2008 ]
YPSILANTI, MI:     Eastern Michigan took command early and breezed after the break to score a 67-47 men's basketball victory over visiting Wayne State Monday night.     T...
UNLUCKY 13TH.....Minnesota 20, LIONS 16, S 12/7/08 [ 12-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHIANCOE SCORED THIS GW-TD IN THE 4TH-QTR<< FORD FIELD:     The Lions remained perfect, falling to 0-&-13 for the first time in franchise history with a 20-16...
KNICKS KNOCK-OFF DETROIT.....New York 104, PISTONS 92, S 12/7/08 [ 12-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  DUHON (#1) AND THE KNICKS OUT-RACED IVERSON AND THE PISTONS<< MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC, NY:     The Knickerbockers jumped off to an early and large lead and d...
TWO GAMES, TWO SHOOTOUTS, TWO WINS.....RED WINGS 5, Chicago 4 (SO), Sa 12/6/08 [ 12-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (#13) BEAT THE B-HAWKS IN A SHOOTOUT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings and Blackhawks have met twice this season, once in each "Original Six" city....
WHALERS SINK SOO.....WHALERS 3, Sault Ste. Marie 1, Sa 12/6/08 [ 12-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  TOP STAR IN DEFEAT<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The final score doesn't indicate it, but Plymouth's 3-1 Saturday night home ice win over Sault Ste. Marie was a one-si...
C-HOOP.....Sa 12/6/08 [ 12-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  SIMS SLAMS VS DUKE<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Michigan got a second chance against Duke and upset the #4-rated Blue Devils, 81-73 Saturday afternoon.     Du...
BIG MAC UPSET.....Buffalo 42, Ball State 24, F 12/5/08 [ 12-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  ROOSEVELT SCORED THREE TDS FOR THE BULLS<< FORD FIELD:     Battling Buffalo ended Ball State's dreams of a perfect football season in Friday night's MAC Footb...
SIXERS BY FIVE IN LATE DETROIT FADE.....Philadelphia 96, PISTONS 91, F 12/5/06 [ 12-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  PHILLY'S GREEN (#33) BLOCKS DETROIT'S STUCKEY (#3)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Donyell Marshall hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 35-sec to play in a furious Phil...
PLYMOUTH DOUBLES-UP ON GENERALS.....WHALERS 4, Oshawa 2, F 12/5/08 [ 12-05-2008 ]
OSHAWA, ONT:     The Whalers completed a perfect 2-&-0 road trip and won for the fourth time in five games as Plymouth posted a 4-2 win at Oshawa Friday night.     Tyle...
WINGS HANG ON TO EDGE CANUCKS IN WIDE-OPEN CONTEST.....RED WINGS 6, Vancouver 5, Th 12/4/08 [ 12-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUDLER (#26) SCORED THE FIRST TWO WINGS GOALS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Jiri Hudler and Dan Cleary each scored twice, Nicklas Lidstrom potted once and Derek Meech...
C-HOOP.....Th 12/4/08 [ 12-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHANE LAWAL (file photo)<< @ MATTHAEI BLG:     Wayne State won its men's GLIAC basketball opener Thursday night, a 62-55 home court victory vs Michigan Tech. &nbs...
WHALERS EARN SERIES SPLIT.....WHALERS 3, Peterborough 2, Th 12/4/08 [ 12-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  TYLER SEGUIN (file photo)<< PETERBOROUGH, ONT:     After gettin g blitzed on home ice 6-1 by the Petes last Saturday, the Whalers earned a split in the home-&-ho...
C-HOOP.....W, 12/3/08 [ 12-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN DRIVES THE FORD FIELD FLOOR VS CAROLINA<< FORD FIELD:     The Ford Field jinx rubbed off on the MSU Spartans Wednesday night. Home team fans were streami...
PISTONS GORE SPURS IN FINAL FRAME.....PISTONS 89, San Antonio 77, T 12/2/08 [ 12-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED (M) SHOOTS THE PISTONS TO A WIN IN SAN-AN<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:     The Pistons rode Rasheed Wallace in a 4th-Qtr surge which carried them past the Spurs 89...
SOLID WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Anaheim 1, M 12/1/08 [ 12-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  WINGS CELEBRATE GWG BY HOSSA (#81 in middle)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Trailing before the game was even 2-mins old, the Red Wings quickly recovered to score an im...
COACH CURRY HOTTER THAN BLAZERS.....Portland 96, PISTONS 85, S 11/30/08 [ 11-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  GREG ODEN (#52) SHOWS KWAME BROWN (R) HOW IT'S DONE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Disgusted with a 25-11/1st-Qtr defecit, Pistons head coach Michael Curry bench...
SPARTANS SPLASH SHOCKERS ON LAST DAY OF OLD SPICE CLASSIC.....MICH STATE 65, Wichita State 57, S 11/30/08 [ 11-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU's GRAY (#41 in white) SHOOTS OVER WSU'S GARRETT STUTZ<< DISNEY WORLD:     When you're around sports long enough almost anything can happen.    ...
JEEZ O PETE.....Peterborough 6, WHALERS 1, Sa 11/29/08 [ 11-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  TONY ROMANO (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Peterborough scored four unanswered 1st-Per goals and took a 6-0 lead before the middle of the middle period on t...
BRUINS BEST WINGS.....Boston 4, RED WINGS 1, Sa 11/29/08 [ 11-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  FERNANDEZ (L) AND CHARA (R) KEPT CLEARY (M) AND DETROIT IN CHECK SATURDAY NIGHT<< BOSTON, MA:     "Original Six" match-ups are not all that common in today's N...
CFB, Wk-14.....Sa 11/29/08 [ 11-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  GVCU QBACK BRAD ICIEK HAD TO RUN AWAY FROM BULLDOG DEFENDERS ALL AFTERNOON<< ALLENDALE, MI:     Minnesota-Duluth upset Grand Valley Saturday afternoon, 19-13...
MHSAA SECOND DAY.....Sa 11/29/08 [ 11-29-2008 ]
FORD FIELD:     The two day, MHSAA football championships concluded Saturday with the second set of four games.     All eight games over the Thanksgiving Weekend Finals w...
SPARTANS REBOUND AT DISNEY.....MICHIGAN STATE 94, Oklahoma State 79, F 11/28/08 [ 11-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN (#2) DROVE MSU PAST OKLAHOMA STATE<< DISNEY WORLD:     Michigan State bounced back from a flat Thanksgiving night defeat vs Maryland with a one sided 94...
BENCHWARMER A-I HELPS BEAT BUCKS.....PISTONS 107, Milwaukee 97, F 11/28/08 [ 11-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) KEYED THE PISTON START<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Benched (and fined) for the first 9:36 of Friday's game because he skipped a Thanksgiving Day...
HOSSA JOLTS JACKETS.....RED WINGS 5, Columbus 3, F 11/28/08 [ 11-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG (#40) SCORED DETROIT'S FIRST GOAL VS COLUMBUS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings snapped a 2-game winless home streak (0-1-&-1) with a 5-3 Friday n...
WHALERS EDGE STING.....WHALERS 4, Sarnia 3, F 11/28/08 [ 11-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  RYAN HAYES (file photo)<< SARNIA, ONT:     The Whalers continued their recent resurgance under Prez/GM/H-Coach Mike Vellucci, going to 3-1-&-1 since the Plymouth...
MHSAA FINALS.....DeLaSalle DRUBBED.....F 11/28/08 [ 11-28-2008 ]
FORD FIELD:     The first of two days of state high school football finals produced a quartet of one-sided affairs: DIV 8.......Muskegon Catholic Central 40, Crystal Falls Fores...
TERPS TROUNCE SPARTANS.....Maryland 80, MICHIGAN STATE 62, Th 11/27/08 [ 11-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU'S KALIN LUCAS (#1) SHOOTS OVER THE MARYLANDERS<< DISNEY WORLD, FL:     Hungry Maryland dominated #6-ranked Michigan State 80-62 Thanksgiving night in the o...
SOUR TURKEY.....Tennessee 47, LIONS 10, Th 11/27/08 [ 11-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS JOHNSON SCORED A TD 90-SECONDS INTO THE GAME<< FORD FIELD:     The graphic on the ESPN "Bottom Line" crawl all late afternoon and evening summed it up...
PISTONS ROUT UNDER-MANNED KNICKS.....PISTONS 110, New York 96, W 11/26/08 [ 11-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) SHOOTS OVER NYK's QUENTIN RICHARDSON (#23)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons emptied their bench while the Knicks had less than half a bench...
HABS HAND WINGS FIRST NOVEMBER REGULATION LOSS.....Montreal 3, RED WINGS 1, W 11/26/08  [ 11-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRICE (#31) WAS NEAR- PERFECT IN GOAL FOR MONTREAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A 3-goal middle period carried the Montreal Canadiens to a 3-1 win over the Red Wings...
WHALERS EDGE RIVAL WINDSOR.....WHALERS 2, Windsor 1, W 11/26/08 [ 11-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIKE VELLUCCI (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Mike Vellucci returned as Plymouth Whalers head coach in mid-November and the results were immediate.   &...
CANUCKS CLIP WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Vancouver 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), M 11/24/08 [ 11-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  CANUCKS CELEBRATE SALO'S GW-OT GOAL<< VANCOUVER, BC:     Former St. Louis Blues goaltending partners Curtis Sanford and Chris Osgood staged a netminding duel l...
WOLVES BITE PISTONS.....Minnesota 106, PISTONS 80, S 11/23/08 [ 11-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  FOYE FOILED THE PISTONS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:      The Pistons suffered their second consecutive blowout loss Sunday evening.     Last Wednes...
BUCS KEEP LIONS WINLESS.....Tampa Bay 38, LIONS 20, S 11/23/08 [ 11-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  CALVIN JOHNSON CAUGHT THE GAME'S FIRST TOUCHDOWN OVER T-BAY'S  RONDE BARBER<< FORD FIELD:     This coming Thursday's Thanksgiving football feast loomed as...
WINGS SINGE FLAMES WITH THREE IN 3RD PERIOD.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 2, Sa 11/22/08 [ 11-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  LILJA (#3 at L) AND MALTBY (#18 at R) CELEBRATE DETROIT'S OPENING GOAL<< CALGARY, ALTA:     In a game that was much closer than the final score would indicate,...
SOO SINKS PLYMOUTH IN OVERTIME.....Sault Ste. Marie 5, WHALERS 4 (OT), Sa 11/22/08 [ 11-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  JORDAN NOLAN (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers fell apart in the closing moments and lost a 5-4 home ice overtime decision to Sault Ste. Marie Sa...
CFB, Wk-13, Sa 11/22/08 [ 11-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  OSU's DANIEL HERRON (#1) SCORED TWO TDs VS UofM<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     In a season of negative firsts for the Michigan Wolverine footballers, UM set another new l...
WHALERS BEACHED BY SNOW.....PLYMOUTH @ Owen Sound, PPD, F 11/21/08 [ 11-21-2008 ]
    Parts of southwest Ontario were burried by more than two feet of snow on Friday. When the Ontario Provincial Police closed several main highways the Plymouth Whalers at Owen Sound...
DUKE DRUBS UM IN TOURNEY FINAL.....Duke 71, MICHIGAN 56, F 11/21/08 [ 11-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  DUKE'S NOLAN SMITH (#8) SHOOTS OVER UM'S ZACH NOVAK<< MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC:     Duke defeated Michigan 71-56 Friday evening in the final of the 2K Sports C...
WOLVERINES UPSET BRUINS.....MICHIGAN 55, UCLA 52, Th 11/20/08 [ 11-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  UM's MANNY HARRIS (#3) SHOOTS OVER UCLA's DARREN COLLISON<< MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC:     The Michigan Wolverines pulled a huge upset in the semi-finals of the...
WINGS COMPLETE SWEEP OF OILERS.....RED WINGS 4, Edmonton 3, Th 11/20/08 [ 11-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAPPY HUDLER CELEBRATES HIS TWO GOAL GAME<< EDMONTON, ALTA:     The Red Wings took a 3-0/1st-Per lead, then had to hang on for a 4-3 win at Edmonton Thursday ni...
QUICK START, FAST FADE.....Boston 98, PISTONS 80, Th 11/20/08 [ 11-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) IS BOXED-OUT BY GARNETT (L) AND PIERCE (#34)<< BOSTON, MA:     The defending NBA World Champion Boston Celtics routed the Pistons for the second time...
FURIOUS COMEBACK.....PISTONS 96, Cleveland 89, W 11/19/08 [ 11-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED DRIVES TO THE BASKET VS THE CAVS>> PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Down by 13-P in the 3rd-Qtr, the Pistons rallied for a 96-89 Wednesday night victory vs the...
DADDY ZERO.....RED WINGS 4, Edmonton 0, M 11/17/08 [ 11-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  TY CONKLIN STONED OILER SHAWN HORCOFF IN THE 3rd-PER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Back-up goaltender Ty Conklin made consecutive starts for the first time as a Red Wi...
PHOENIX FOILS PERFECT PISTON TRIP.....Phoenix 104, PISTONS 86, S 11/16/08 [ 11-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  KWAME (#38) DUNKS OVER SHAQ (#32) IN A RARE DET HIGHLIGHT<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Suns wasted little time in dispatching Detroit Sunday night, scoring 31-P in th...
PANTHERS RUN OVER LEOS.....Carolina 31, LIONS 22, S 11/16/08 [ 11-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  PANTHER DEFENDERS SURROUND KEVIN SMITH (#34)<< CHARLOTTE, NC:     The Panthers kept the Lions perfect for the season.     Perfectly awful.   &...
KNIGHTS SLAY WHALERS AGAIN.....London 6, WHALERS 2, Sa 11/15/08 [ 11-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  AKIM ALIU (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Knights scored twice in the 1st-Per, never trailed, and London defeated the Plymouth Whalers 6-2 Saturday night...
CFB, Wk-12.....Sa 11/15/08 [ 11-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS BROWN HAD LITTLE HELP ON THE UM OFFENSE<< MICHIGAN STADIUM:         The Magic Number is:  Eight.     Wolverine fans used to ge...
PISTONS STILL PERFECTO OUT WEST.....PISTONS 106, LA Lakers 95, F 11/14/08 [ 11-15-2008 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA (from NBA.com):     Rasheed Wallace had 25 points and 13 rebounds, Allen Iverson added 25 points and the Detroit Pistons handed the Los Angeles Lakers their first loss...
WINGS EDGE PANTHERS IN "HOME" AWAY GAME.....RED WINGS 3, Florida 2, F 11/14/08 [ 11-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM  (#96) MADE SURE VOKOUN (#29) COULDN'T SEE<< SUNRISE, FL:     The Red Wings' first visit to South Florida in three years was like a Detroit home...
WHALERS END SKID WITH NEW/OLD BOSS.....WHALERS 5, Saginaw 1, F 11/14/08 [ 11-14-2008 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers have a pair of Tyler Browns.     The two forwards scored just 37-sec apart to carry Plymouth to a 5-1 win vs visiting Saginaw Friday nigh...
PISTONS RALLY AFTER INTERMISSION.....PISTONS 107, Golden State 102, Th 11/13/08 [ 11-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP (#32) LED ALL SCORERS WITH TWO DOZEN PTS<< OAKLAND, CA:     The Pistons remained a perfect 2-&-0 so far on their west coast road trip late Thursday night/e...
WINGS ZAP BOLTS IN FINAL TWO FRAMES.....RED WINGS 4, Tampa Bay 3, Th 11/13/08 [ 11-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE & KOPECKY (R) CELEBRATE COMEBACK WIN<< TAMPA, FL:    Ollie the Goalie played a great game, but had little help after the opening 20-mins. Ozzie struggled...
IVERSON KEYS DETROIT COMEBACK.....PISTONS 100, Sacramento 92, T 11/11/08 [ 11-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  IVERSON (with ball) HAD HIS BEST GAME AS A PISTON<< SACRAMENTO, CA:     Down by 15-P in the opening half, the Pistons staged a determined rally in the 2nd-Qtr t...
JORDAN STAALS WINGS MOMENTUM.....Pittsburgh 7, RED WINGS 6 (OT), T 11/11/08 [ 11-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  FEDOTENKO (#26) AND STAAL CELEBRATE THE OT/GWG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Although Marian Hossa and Ty Conklin jumped from Pittsburgh to Detroit via free agency l...
BOSTON BENCH BEATS PISTONS IN A-I's HOME DEBUT.....Boston 88, PISTONS 76, S 11/9/08 [ 11-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  TONY ALLEN (#42) LED THE BOSTON RESERVE ATTACK<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Acquired last Monday via trade, Allen Iverson was welcomed to the Palace for his ho...
WINLESS LIONS TAKE STEP BACKWARDS.....Jacksonville 38, LIONS 14, S 11/9/084 [ 11-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  SCRAMBLING STANTON TACKLED BY TONY McDANIEL<< FORD FIELD:     The injury-plagued Jacksonville Jaguars had already lost to hapless Cleveland and previously winle...
HOSSA & OZZIE LEAD WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, New Jersey 1, Sa 11/8/08 [ 11-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA (L) POTTED A PAIR ON NJD's KEVIN WEEKES (R)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     After a 5-game road trip, then a 5-day break in the schedule, the Red Wings returned t...
WHALER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Ottawa 4, WHALERS 2, Sa 11/8/08 [ 11-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  COREY COWICK (file photo)<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Ottawa 67s snapped a brief 2-all tie with a pair of 3rd-Per goals to skate away with a 4-2 win over the Wh...
CFB.....Wk-11.....Sa 11/08/08 [ 11-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU RODE RINGER TO ANOTHER W<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     On a cold, windy, raw Senior Day in East Lansing, Michigan State beat Purdue 21-7.     The Spartan...
A-I DEBUTS, BUT PISTONS LOSE THEIR FIRST.....New Jersey 103, PISTONS 96, F 11/7/08 [ 11-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  A-I LAUNCHES FOR DET<< EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:     The Pistons let a 14-P/1st-H lead slip away and lost for the first time this season Friday night at New Jersey,...
GUELPH STORMS BY PLYMOUTH.....Guelph 4, WHALERS 2, F 11/7/08 [ 11-07-2008 ]
GUELPH, ONT:     The Whalers concluded an 0-for-2 road trip with a 4-2 loss at Guelph Friday night.     Plymouth has lost three in a row and six of their last seven games...
BATTALION MARCHES OVER PLYMOUTH.....Brampton 8, WHALERS 4, Th 11/6/08 [ 11-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  HODGSON THE HERO FOR BRAMPTON<< BRAMPTON, ONT:     The Battalion doubled-up the Whalers 8-4 Thursday night in OHL action at Brampton.     Battalion ce...
PRINCE LEADS PERFECT PISTONS.....PISTONS 100, Toronto 93, W 11/5/08 [ 11-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S KWAME BROWN (#18) AND WALTER HERRMANN (R) BLOCK-OUT T-O's JERMAINE O'NEAL (M)<< TORONTO, ONT:     The Pistons improved to 4-&-0 and handed the Rapto...
BIG DAY FOR PISTONS INVOLVES TRADE OF "MR. BIG SHOT".....PISTONS 101, Charlotte 83, M 11/3/08 [ 11-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP (L) DROVE AT FORMER MSU SPARTAN JASON RICHARDSON (#23 at R)<< CHARLOTTE, NC:     Where do we begin?     A mega-deal between the Pistons and Den...
WINGS POWER PAST CANUCKS.....RED WINGS 3, Vancouver 2, S 11/2/08 [ 11-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  SAMUELSSON (#37) AND ZETTERBERG ("A" on jersey) HELPED EACH OTHER SCORE VS CANUCKS<< VANCOUVER, BC:     The Red Wings used a trio of power play goals and a pe...
PLYMOUTH STUNG IN OVRTIME.....Sarnia 4, WHALERS 3 (OT), S 11/2/08 [ 11-02-2008 ]
SARNIA, ONT:     Justin DiBenedetto scored (#12) just 23-sec into overtime to give the Sarnia Sting a 4-3 home ice win over the Whalers Sunday evening.     Whalers Capt....
LIONS BEARLY BEATEN IN CHI-TOWN.....Chicago 27, LIONS 23, S 11/2/08 [ 11-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  McDONALD CAUGHT THE THIRD LION TOUCHDOWN<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Lions fell to 0-&-8 on the season with a 27-23 defeat at Chicago Sunday afternoon.   &nbs...
PISTONS PUSH ASIDE THE WIZ.....PISTONS 117, Washington 109, Sa 11/1/08 [ 11-02-2008 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons overcame a sloppy opening half to get past the Washington Wizards after intermission in a 117-109 Saturday night win.     Detroit'...
WHALERS SWALLOW RANGERS.....WHALERS 6, Kitchener 2, Sa 11/1/08 [ 11-01-2008 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers used a four goal middle period to snap a three game losing skid, beating the Kitchener Rangers 6-2 Saturday night.     A.J. Jenks scored...
CFB, Wk-10, Sa 11/1/08 [ 11-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  SWENSON (#14) KICKED STATE TO A WIN OVER WISCONSIN<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     Trailing by 11-P midway through the 4th-Qtr, Michigan State rallied from a struggling o...
UNHAPPY HALLOWEEN.....London 6, WHALERS 3, F 10/31/08 [ 10-31-2008 ]
LONDON, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers went out and were treated to ten power play chances at London Friday night. However, the Whalers went only 1-for-10 with the extra man and at t...
PUPIL BEATS MASTER.....San Jose 4, RED WINGS 2, Th 10/30/08 [ 10-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHARKS SURROUND HOLMER (#96)<< SAN JOSE, CA:     A 3-goal burst in less than a three and a half minute span in the middle period carried San Jose to a 4-2 wi...
ROAD STREAK ENDS ON DISPUTED GAME-WINNING GOAL.....Anaheim 5, RED WINGS 4 (OT), W 10/29/08 [ 10-30-2008 ]
>caption:  ZETTERBERG SCORED TWICE, INCLUDING LATE TO FORCE THE OT<< ANAHEIM, CA:     Anaheim defeated the Red Wings 5-4 on a controversial overtime goal to end Detroit's...
POSITIVE PISTON OPENING NIGHT REVIEWS.....PISTONS 100, Indiana 94, W 10/29/08 [ 10-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  DANNY GRANGER (R) MATCHED HIS UNIFORM NUMBER BY SCORING 33-P AND ALSO BLOCKED THIS SHOT BY RASHEED WALLACE (#30)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Michael Cu...
EURO TWINS GIVE WINGS SHOOTOUT WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Los Angeles 3 (SO), M 10/27/08 [ 10-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  ANDREAS LILJA (#3) PUTS EX-TEAMMATE KYLE CALDER (L) INTO THE END BOARDS<< LOS ANGELES, CA:     Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg both scored in a 2-0 shooto...
SPITS COMPLETE SWEEP.....Windsor 9, WHALERS 4, S 10/26/08 [ 10-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  ADAM HENRIQUE (file photo)<< WINDSOR ARENA:     The Spitfires scored three goals in all three periods, taking a 3-0 lead on their way to a 9-4 win over the Wha...
VISITORS SKIN LIONS AFTER INTERMISSION.....Washington 25, LIONS 17, S 10/26/08 [ 10-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  LION PUNTER NICK HARRIS (#2) CAN'T PREVENT A PUNT RETURN TD BY WASHINGTON'S SANTANA MOSS (#89)<< FORD FIELD:     For the first time in the 51 regular season ho...
WINGS WIN CHI-TOWN SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 6, Chicago 5 (SO), Sa 10/25/08 [ 10-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  KHABIBULIN LOOKS BACK AS HOSSA'S SHOOTOUT WINNER GOES ACROSS THE GOALLINE<< CHICAGO, IL:     Marian Hossa's slapshot over the glovehand of Blackhawks goalie Ni...
WINDSOR WINS AT WHALERS.....Windsor 1, WHALERS 0, Sa 10/25/08 [ 10-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  TAYLOR HALL (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     A 2nd-Per power play goal by Taylor Hall (#10) was the only score of the contest as the Windsor Spitfires shutout...
CFB, Wk-9.....SPARTY ON.....Sa 10/25/08 [ 10-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  RINGER'S 2ND-TD WAS THE GAME-WINNING SCORE<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:     Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio had labled it a "Defining Game" for the MSU football pro...
HOME WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Atlanta 3, F 10/24/08 [ 10-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOSSA'S FIRST GOAL WAS THE GO-AHEAD FOR GOOD MARKER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg and Marian Hossa each scored twice and Dan Cleary added an empty-ne...
PISTONS EDGED IN EXHIBITION FINALE.....Atlanta 88, PISTONS 87, Th 10/23/08 [ 10-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) DRIVES BETWEEN EX-PISTONS EVANS (L) AND MURRAY (#22)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rested their regulars and squandered a 14-P lead in...
WINGS HAND BLUES 1ST HOME LOSS.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 3, W 10/22/08 [ 10-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  ZED (#40) & SAMMY (#37) CELEBRATE THE GAME'S 1ST GOAL<< ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Red Wings skated to a 3-0 lead by late in the 2nd-Per, then had to hang on for a...
PISTONS POUND CAVS.....PISTONS 97, Cleveland 79, W 10/22/08 [ 10-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE (#22) LED THE POST-INTERMISSION PISTONS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Unless you got to the Palace early you didn't see LeBron in action.    ...
TEXANS TAKE DOWN DETROIT.....Houston 28, LIONS 21, S 10/19/08 [ 10-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  CJ (#81) HAULS IN HIS 96-YARD TOUCHDOWN CATCH<< HOUSTON, TX:     It only stood to reason with the Lions still seeking their first win of 2008 and Houston coming off their fir...
HOSSA'S MILESTONE WINS FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 5, NY Rangers 4 (OT), Sa 10/18/08 [ 10-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAPPY HOSSA<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wing marketing department had to wonder if "celebration" nights were a jinx.     After losing the Stanley...
PLYMOUTH WINS SECOND STRAIGHT SQUEEKER.....WHALERS 4, Oshawa 3 (SO), Sa 10/18/08 [ 10-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  RYAN HAYES (L) WITH THE SHOOTOUR GWG<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers made it 2-for-2 on their 3-game homestand with a 4-3 shootout win over the Oshawa Gener...
CFB, Wk-8.....Sa 10/18/08 [ 10-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRIOR GALLOPS INTO THE END ZONE UNTOUCHED<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     It was simply the difference between a top five program and one attempting to crack to top 25 in...
3's WILD FOR WHALERS.....WHALERS 5, Niagara 4, F 10/17/08 [ 10-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  TERRY (#20) SCORES HIS SECOND OF THREE GOALS VS NIAGARA<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers snapped a 3-game losing skid with a 3-goal 3rd-Per Friday, edging the...
CANUCKS CLICK IN OVERTIME.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), Th 10/16/08 [ 10-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  ALEX BURROWS CELEBRATES HIS OT-GWG AT THE JOE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Vancouver Canucks came off an awful road defeat at Washington Monday attacking the net...
PISTONS RALLY PAST MAVS.....PISTONS 85, Dallas 81, Th 10/16/08 [ 10-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHAUNCEY BILLUPS (#1) FOULED BY BRANDON BASS (#32)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After missing a game with an ankle injury, Chauncey Billups returned to lead th...
SPURS STICK IT TO DETROIT.....San Antonio 86, PISTONS 64, T 10/14/08 [ 10-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  WILL BYNUM (file photo)<< GRAND RAPIDS, MI:     The Pistons suffered their first loss (4-1) of the exhibition season Tuesday evening at Van Andel Arenna in GR....
WINGS BLOW PAST 'CANES.....RED WINGS 3, Carolina 1, M 10/13/08 [ 10-13-2008 ]
>>captions:  HOLMSTROM (#96) BURRIES THE GAME-WINNER<< RALEIGH, NC:     The goaltenders were the stars as the Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricane Monday evening. &nbs...
WHALERS LOSE AGAIN.....Saginaw 3, WHALERS 2, S 10/12/08 [ 10-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  TYLER MUROVICH<< SAGINAW, MI:     Tyler Murovich scored (#6) a late goal at 17:23/3 to snap a 2-2 tie and give the Spirit a 3-2 win over the Plymouth Whalers a...
GRIDIRON ZEROS.....Minnesota 12, LIONS 10, S 10/12/08 [ 10-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  ORLOVSKY'S SAFETY MISTAKE ENDED UP BEING THE 2-PT DIFFERENCE IN THE GAME<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Vikings had just enough for a 2nd-H comeback and scored a p...
AFFLALO CARRIES PISTONS PAST BUCKS AGAIN.....PISTONS 111, Milwaukee 99, Sa 10/11/08 [ 10-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  KWAME BROWN (M) SPLITS THE BUCKS DEFENSE<< MILWAUKEE, WI:     The Pistons went to 4-&-0 on the exhibition season with a 111-99 win Saturday night at Milwaukee....
FRANZEN LIFTS WINGS TO FIRST WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Ottawa 2, Sa 10/11/08 [ 10-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  HIGH FIVES FOR FRANZEN<< OTTAWA, ONT:     Johan Franzen scored a pair of 3rd-Per goals to give the Red Wings their first victory of the new season, 3-2 at Otta...
KINGSTON KONKS PLYMOUTH IN OVERTIME.....Kingston 4, WHALERS 3 (OT), Sa 10/11/08 [ 10-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  DZERINS GOT THE GWG<<   COMPUWARE ARENA:     Andris Dzerins scored (#3) with just 22-sec remaining in overtime to give the Kingston Frontenacs a 4-3 road wi...
CFB, Wk-7.....Sa 10/11/08 [ 10-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  NICK MOORE (#1) CELEBRATES HIS RECORD-SETTING DAY AND A TOLEDO WIN<< @ MICHIGAN STADIUM:   It's becoming a season of firsts, negative firsts, for the Michigan football...
LONDON BIDS PLYMOUTH GOOD-KNIGHT.....London 4, WHALERS 1, F 10/10/08 [ 10-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  PHIL VARONE (file photo)<< LONDON, ONT:     Chris Terry (#5) gave the Whalers a 1-0 lead just 45-sec into the hockey game, but the Knights rallied for a 4-1 Frid...
PISTONS CRUISE PAST WIZARDS.....PISTONS 73, Washington 62, F 10/10/08 [ 10-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED HOOKS OVER THE WIZ<< WASHINGTON, DC:     The Pistons never trailed and built a 57-47 lead entering the 4th-Qtr as they beat the Wizzards 73-62 Friday ni...
WINGS FLY BANNER BUT FALL TO LEAFS.....Toronto 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 10/9/08 [ 10-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE BANNER AND THE CUP (Lwr Rt) ON ICE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The pre-game ceremonies were emotional and inspiring.     The Toronto Maple Leafs sa...
PRE-SEASON PISTONS GO TO 2-&-0.....PISTONS 85, Milwaukee 71, W 10/8/08 [ 10-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  AARON AFFLALO PUSHES THE BALL UPCOURT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons won their home exhibition opener and went to 2-&-0 on the pre-season with an 8...
PISTONS POST EXHIBITION OPENER WINNER.....PISTONS 95, Miami 91 (OT), S 10/5/08 [ 10-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  RODNEY STUCKEY (#3) SHOOTS AGAINST JOEL ANTHONY OF THE HEAT<< MIAMI, FL:     The Pistons had to work overtime to scrap for a 95-91 overtime victory vs the He...
WINGS WHITEWASH SABRES TO CONCLUDE PRE-SEASON.....RED WINGS 3, Buffalo 0, S 10/5/08 [ 10-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  TWO-GOAL MULE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings concluded the exhibition season with a 3-goal 3rd-Per and a 3-0 shutout of the Buffalo Sabres.    ...
SHOCKING SWEEP.....SHOCK 76, San Antonio 60, S 10/05/08 [ 10-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  TAJ (#44) BOXES-OUT FORMER SHOCKER RUTH RILEY (#00)<< EMU CONVOCATION CENTER:     The Detroit Shock ran away from San Antonio with a 14-0/4th-Qtr surge to beat...
BEARS KEEP TOOTHLESS LIONS WINLESS.....Chicago 34, LIONS 7, S 10/5/08 [ 10-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  ORTON (#18 at Rt) WAS WELL PROTECTED<<     Bears QBack Kyle Orton had a career day and Chicago defeated Detroit 34-7 Sunday afternoon to drop the Lions to 0-&-4...
RED WINGS COMPLETE LEAFS SWEEP.....RED WINGS 4, Toronto 3, Sa 10/4/08 [ 10-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  DAN CLEARY<< TORONTO, ONT:     Dan Cleary's second goal of the game snapped a 3-all tie early in the 3rd-Per and gave the Red Wings a 4-3 exhibition win over t...
WHALERS EVEN AFTER SIX.....WHALERS 7, Niagara 6 (SO), Sa 10/4/08   [ 10-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOE GAYNOR (file photo)<< NIAGARA, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers completed a 2-&-0 weekend road trip with a 7-6 shootout win at Niagara Saturday night.  ...
CFB, Wk-6.....Sa 10/4/08 [ 10-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  GALLOPING GREEN<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:     When Spartan fans chanted, "Go Green, Go White" at their 93rd Homecoming game on Saturday, they didn't mean Iowa RB Sho...
FRANZEN RAKES THE LEAFS.....RED WINGS 5, Toronto 3, F 10/3/08 [ 10-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUDLER (M) HAD 3 HELPERS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Johan Franzen's second goal of the game snapped a 3-all tie and led the Red Wings to a 5-3 home ice win over Tor...
SHOCK STUN STARS, TAKE 2-0 LEAD.....SHOCK 69, San Antonio 61, F 10/3/08   [ 10-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHOCKERS SURROUND SILVER STARS' HAMMON (#25)<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:     The Shock scored a 69-61 Friday night win at SanAn for a commanding 2-0 lead in the best-of-...
WHALERS EDGE ERIE.....WHALERS 5, Erie 4, F 10/3/08 [ 10-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY SMITH (file photo)<< ERIE, PA:     The Whalers earned their second victory of the young OHL season with a 5-4 Friday night decision at Erie.   &nbs...
WINGS THRASH ATLANTA AGAIN.....RED WINGS 4, Atlanta 1, W 10/1/08 [ 10-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIKAEL SAMUELSSON<< ATLANTA, GA:     The Red Wings beat the Thrashers for the second time in four nights on Wednesday, 4-1 in Atlanta.     Detroit ou...
SHOCK START BY STOPPING STARS.....SHOCK 77, San Antonio 69, W 10/1/08 [ 10-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  SMITH (L) FOULED BY ERIN BUESCHER (#7) OF THE STARS<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:     Seeking their third WNBA title, the Shock opened the playoff Finals with a 77-69 Wedn...
HABS WIN SHOOTOUT, AGAIN.....Montreal 2, RED WINGS 1 (SO), T 9/30/08 [ 09-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  VILLE LEINO<< MONTREAL, PQ:     Les Canadiens defeated the Red Wings in exhibition play for the second time in eight days, both via shootout, this time 2-1 in...
SHOCK REACH WNBA FINALS FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE SEASON.....SHOCK 75, New York 73, M 9/29/08 [ 09-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  TAJ DRIVES WITH THE BALL<< EMU CONVOCATION CENTER:     The Shock survived a 2nd-H slump to hold on for a 75-73 win over the New York Liberty Monday night. &nbs...
'08 TIGERS BOW OUT IN THE BASEMENT WITH ANOTHER BULLPEN DEFEAT.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 2, M 9/29/08 [ 09-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  RAMIREZ CELEBRATES HIS GAME-WINNING GRANNY<< CHICAGO, IL:     The highly-hyped 2008 Tigers were pre-season picks by just about everybody to reach the playoffs...
WINGS BLANK THRASHERS.....RED WINGS 4, Atlanta 0, S 9/28/08 [ 09-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOHAN FRANZEN (#93) CARRIES THE PUCK VS ATLANTA<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Detroit goalie Chris Osgood played the entire game, attempting to get some work in during...
SHOCK STILL ALIVE.....SHOCK 64, New York 55, S 9/28/08 [ 09-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  PIERSON DRIVES AROUND NYL's CATHERINE KRAAYEVELD<< EMU CONVOCATION CENTER:     The Shock got an unexpected boost from injured Plenette Pierson and avoided eli...
TIGERS LOSE HOME FINALE, FIRE TWO COACHES.....Tampa Bay 8, TIGERS 7 (11-INN), S 9/28/08 [ 09-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEFF LARISH REACTS TO BEING CALLED OUT ON A QUESTIONABLE THIRD STRIKE TO END THE GAME<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers 2008 home season ended the way it began...
GUELPH STORMS PAST PLYMOUTH IN MIDDLE PERIOD.....Guelph 5, WHALERS 3, Sa 9/27/08 [ 09-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  TIM PRIAMO WAS INVOLVED IN FOUR OF GUELPH'S FIVE GOALS<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Plymouth played the visitors even in the first and third periods, but Guelph took...
3RD IN A ROW OVER RAYS.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay 3, Sa 9/27/08 [ 09-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  RENTERIA'S RBI-2B PLATED SHEFFIELD'S WINNING RUN<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers edged the new AL-East Champion Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Saturday night.   &nb...
CFB, Wk-5.....Sa 9/27/08 [ 09-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  OTIS WILEY (#21) CELEBRATES DANNY FORTENER'S (#33) INTERCEPTION<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Michigan State ran its winning streak to four with a 42-29 decision Satur...
B's EARN SPLIT.....Boston 2, RED WINGS 1, F 9/26/08 [ 09-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  DEREK MEECH (file photo)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Boston Bruins earned a split of their 2-game exhibition series with the Red Wings in a tight 2-1 win Frida...
FOURTH QUARTER COLLAPSE.....New York 60, SHOCK 56, F 9/26/08 [ 09-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  KATIE SMITH (#30) FOULS NYL's SHAMEKA CHRISTON<< NYC, NY:     Although Deanna Nolan scored 11 of her game-high 22-P in the final 3-mins, the Shock fell short i...
WHALERS WIN AT THE SOO.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2, F 9/26/08 [ 09-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  MICHAL JORDAN (fiile photo)<< SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     The Whalers got their first win of the young OHL season by beating the Greyhounds 5-2 Friday night at Th...
SHEFF GETS WITHIN ONE, RAYS MAGIC NUMBER IS NONE.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 4, F 9/26/08 [ 09-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF HAS A GOOD LOOK AT NUMBER 499<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers delayed Tampa Bay's title celebration for a second straight day.     However, th...
WINGS BEST BRUINS.....RED WINGS 4, Boston 3, Th 9/25/08 [ 09-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  LARSSON MAKES THE SAVE ON BERGERON OF THE B's<< HALIFAX, NS:     Gen. George Washington and his rag-tag Continental Army forced the British occupation troops un...
TIGS DELAY RAYS IN LONGBALL BATTLE.....TIGERS 7, Tampa Bay 5, Th 9/25/08 [ 09-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  SANTIAGO (helmet) GETS CONRATS ON HIS 2nd HR<< COMERICA PARK:     The wind wasn't blowing out, but there were eight homeruns hit in Thursday afternoon's Tiger/T...
LIDSTROM HURT IN EXHIBITION OPENER.....Montreal 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), W 9/24/08 [ 09-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  LIDSTROM (M) TOOK A PUCK TO THE FACE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The warm feeling that comes with the beginning of another season on ice quickly melted Wednesday at...
ROYAL HAT TRICK.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 4, W 9/24/08 [ 09-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAIER ROCKETS A TRIPLE TO CAP A 7-R RALLY<< COMERICA PARK:     The Royals took a 10-0 lead on their way to a 10-4 victory at Detroit Wednesday night.  ...
SHOCK TROOPS OUST INDIANA.....SHOCK 80, Indiana 61, T 9/23/08 [ 09-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  McWILLIAMS-FRANKLIN (R) DRIVES PAST SUTTON-BROWN (L) TO THE HOOP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock delivered a knockout punch to Indiana's playoff upset...
AN EVEN DOZEN SHUTOUTS.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 0, T 9/23/08 [ 09-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  LARISH IS MEAT AT THE DISH IN THE B-2ND<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers went quickly and quietly Tuesday night.     Detroit had just 4-H (for the se...
NEAR BOTTOM.....Kansas City 6, TIGERS 2, M 9/22/08 [ 09-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  DeJESUS STARTED HIS PERFECT NIGHT WITH A 3-BAGGER<< COMERICA PARK:     David DeJesus hit the first pitch of the night to the RCField gap for a triple and things...
FEVER HOT IN OVERTIME.....Indiana 89, SHOCK 82 (OT), S 9/21/08 [ 09-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  PIERSON DROVE TO THE HOOP IN THE 1ST-HALF & HIT THE DECK IN THE 2ND-HALF WHEN INJURED<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Indiana avoided, at least temporarily, bein...
LIONS GET MARTZED.....San Francisco 31, LIONS 13, S 9/21/08 [ 09-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  J.T. (AS IN "JUST TOUCHDOWN") O'SULLIVAN<< SAN FRANCISCO, CA:     Well, at least they're getting better.     The Lions trailed 21-0 in their first t...
INJUNS COMPLETE SWEEP.....Cleveland 10, TIGERS 5, S 9/21/08 [ 09-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  RENTERIA ROUNDS THE SACKS IN CLEVELAND<< CLEVELAND, OH:     What was expected to be a late season showdown series for the AL-Central division title, then tur...
OTTERS SWAMP WHALERS.....Erie 6, WHALERS 1, Sa 9/20/08 [ 09-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOE GAYNOR (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers lost for the second time in as many nights, dropping their home opener 6-1 to Erie Saturday...
CHOO HELPS WAHOOS CHOP TIGERS AGAIN.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 3, Sa 9/20/08 [ 09-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  AH, CHOO<< CLEVELAND, OH:     Shin-Soo Choo continued his September offensive assault and helped his Indians top the Tigers for a second straight night on Sat...
CFB, Wk-4.....Sa 9/20/08 [ 09-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  RINGER CARRIES STATE PAST THE IRISH INVADERS<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     Notre Dame fell victim to Javon Ringer and the Michigan State Spartans Saturday.   &nbs...
WHALERS SUNK IN SEASON OPENER.....Kitchener 4, WHALERS 2, F 9/19/08 [ 09-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  SCOTT TIMMINS (file photo)<< KITCHENER, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers opened their OHL regular season schedule with a 4-2 loss in a penalty-filled affair at Kitc...
SHOCK STOP FEVER IN PLAYOFF OPENER.....SHOCK 81, Indiana 72, F 9/19/08 [ 09-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN (#14) FLEW PAST THE FEVER FRIDAY NIGHT<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Shock defeated the Fever 81-72 at Indiana Friday evening to open their WNBA playoff run...
TRIBE FIGHTS PAST TIGS.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 5, F 9/19/08 [ 09-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  CARMONA PUNCHES SHEFFIELD'S NOGGIN WHILE THE TIGER DH BEARHUGS THE HURLER<< CLEVELAND, OH:     After punches were thrown in a bench-clearing brawl, the Indians...
GARCIA LOOKS GOOD, TIGERS THUMP RANGERS.....TIGERS 17, Texas 4, W 9/17/08 [ 09-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  FREDDY DEBUTED<< ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tigers escaped Texas with a win in the finale of the 3-game series Wednesday night.     Detroit jumped on Ran...
THIRD CONSECUTIVE BULLPEN FAILURE.....Texas 5, TIGERS 4, T 9/16/08 [ 09-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  BYRD (#22) TRIPLED HOME TWO AND SCORED THE WINNING RUN IN THE B-9TH<< ARLINGTON, TX:     A third straight bullpen meltdown gave the Tigers their sixth loss i...
D-TRAIN RETURNS, BULLPEN FAILS AGAIN.....Texas 11, TIGERS 8, M 9/15/08 [ 09-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  WILLIS RETURNED TO THE MOUND MONDAY<< ARLINGTON, TX:     Dontrelle Willis made his first big league start since June 9th and left the ballgame with a lead. Ho...
SHOCK END REGULAR SEASON WITH BIG APPLE WIN.....SHOCK 61, New York 59, S 9/14/08 [ 09-14-2008 ]
NYC, NY:     In a meaningless regular-season ending contest, the Shock edged the Liberty 61-59 Sunday in New York.     Detroit had already clinched first and New York thi...
SOAKED SOX SWEEP TIGERS IN TWINBILL TO OPEN LEAD ON TWINS.....Chicago WSox 4, Tigers 2 & ChiSox 11, TIGERS 7, S 9/14/08 [ 09-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  WISE CIRCLES THE SACKS AFTER HIS GW-HR, A GRAND SLAM<< CHICAGO, IL:     After two plus days of rain, the Tigers and White Sox finally played Sunday on the South...
A NEW WAY TO LOSE.....Green Bay 48, LIONS 25, S 9/14/08 [ 09-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  WOODSON (#21) ON HIS WAY TO A TD AS HELPLESS LIONS LOOK ON FROM BEHIND<< FORD FIELD:     If it wasn't so sad it would have been a comical conclusion.   &...
RAIN, RAIN, GO AWAY.....TIGERS @ Chicago WSox (DH), PPD, Sa 9/13/08 [ 09-13-2008 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers and White Sox were rained-out for a second consecutive day in Chicago on Saturday.     More rain is in the Sunday forecast, meaning the entire...
CFB, Wk-3.....Sa 9/13/08 [ 09-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  ND WR DUVAL KAMARA (#18) MADE THIS 1ST-QTR TD GRAB OVER UM CB MORGAN TRENT<< @ SOUTH BEND, IN:     Notre Dame raced to a 21-0 lead just 11:09 into the game and bea...
TIGERS WASHED-OUT, ZUMAYA WASHED-UP.....TIGERS @ Chicago WSox, PPD, F 9/12/08 [ 09-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  SOAKED SOX SUPPORTERS<< CHICAGO, IL:     Friday night's opener of the 3-game series with the Tigers at the AL-Central leading Chicago White Sox was postponed by...
IN THE DRIVERS SEAT.....SHOCK 78, Washington 66, Th 9/11/08 [ 09-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  KARA BRAXTON (#45) SHOOTS OVER FORMER TEAMMATE TASHA HUMPHREY (#34)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock continued their home court roll and beat the Washing...
A's EARLY LONGBALLS & NO-HIT START WIN RUBBER GAME.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 2, W 9/10/08 [ 09-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  CUST CRANKED IN T-1ST<< COMERICA PARK:     Twelve pitchers combined to strike-out 22 batters and walk 11 more in a rare CoPa Wednesday matinee, but it was the...
SHOCK ELIMINATE MERCURY.....SHOCK 89, Phoenix 78, T 9/9/08 [ 09-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  SMITH (#30) DROVE AROUND THE DEFENSE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock raced to an 11-P/1st-Qtr lead and later ahead by as many as 13-P, but had to fight...
GRADE A's FOR OAKLAND.....Oakland 3, TIGERS 2, T 9/9/08 [ 09-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  ROBERTSON LEFT WITH THE LEAD BEFORE A BLOWN SAVE<< COMERICA PARK:     The Oakland A's have the worst record in the majors since the All- Star break, but the At...
A QUARTER-MILLION HOMERS.....TIGERS 14, Oakland 8, M 9/8/08 [ 09-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFFIELD'S GRAND SLAM HIGHLIGHTED DETROIT'S ASSAULT ON A's PITCHING<< COMERICA PARK:     Mother Nature supplied the rain and the Tigers supplied the thunder...
DUSTY, MIGGY & MAGGS DINGER UNDER THE DOME.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 5, S 9/7/08 [ 09-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  DUSTY RYAN HITS HIS FIRST BIG LEAGUE HOMERUN<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Dusty Ryan hit his first MLB homerun, Chris Lambert got his first big league pitching win an...
FALCONS FLY-BY LIONS.....Atlanta 34, LIONS 21, S 9/7/08 [ 09-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  WILLIAMS (#11) TD WAS A RARE LION HIGHLIGHT<< ATLANTA, GA:     The new season could not have begun any worse for the Lions.     Down 21-0 in the 1st...
TAJ RETURNS TOP OLD TEAM.....SHOCK 84, Washington 69, Sa 9/6/08   [ 09-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  TAJ (#44) TOPPED ALL SCORERS<< WASHINGTON, DC:     Traded by the Mystics to the Shock during the Olympic break, Taj McWilliams- Franklin returned to Washington...
TIGER TATERS TOP TWINS.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 4, Sa 9/6/08 [ 09-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS' THIRD X-BASE HIT WAS A GAME-WINNING HR<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The recent series of Minnesota bullpen meltdowns continued in a MetroDome matinee Saturday....
CFB, Wk-2.....Sa 9/6/08 [ 09-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  RINGER PLUNGES FOR A 2ND-QTR SCORE<< @ SPARTAN STADIUM:     It took awhile for the Spartan Express to get rolling Saturday. Once it did, Michigan State burried fr...
WALKS, POWER, SPEED, PITCHING, AND MORE WALKS.....Minnesota 10, TIGERS 2, F 9/5/08 [ 09-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORNEAU'S G-SLAM SPARKED A MINNY ROUT<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Republican National Convention ended Thursday, opening up hotel rooms so the the Tigers could...
SHOCK ROUT FEVER.....SHOCK 90, Indiana 68, F 9/5/08 [ 09-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN MOVES AROUND INDY'S BELIVAQUA<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock built a 27-P bulge before settling for a 90-68 Friday night home court win over In...
ANGELS EXIT TOWN WITH EASY WIN.....LA Angels 7, TIGERS 1, Th 9/4/08 [ 09-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE GAMBLER FOLDED EARLY<< COMERICA PARK:     The smallest CoPa crowd of the season (in terms of actual attendance) watched Thursday's matinee finale of the 3-...
TIGS DELAY ANGELS COUNTDOWN.....TIGERS 9, LA Angels 6, W 9/3/08 [ 09-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  HESSMAN PUT ON A SHOW IN HIS FIRST 2008 BIG LEAGUE START<< COMERICA PARK:     Those who waited through a 74-min rain delay for the start and sat in scattered rai...
HALOS EDGE RODNEY.....LA Angels 5, TIGERS 4, T 9/2/08 [ 09-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  THIS DP HELPED TO PROVE THE ANGELS DEFENSE WAS BETTER THAN DETROIT'S<< COMERICA PARK:     Twice the Tigers tied the game, but the Angels scored the winning ru...
PUDGE RETURNS IN WILD MAKE-UP.....NY Yankees 13, TIGERS 9, M 9/1/08 [ 09-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE IN YANKEE GEAR<< COMERICA PARK:     Ivan Rodriguez returned to the CoPa for the first time since his trade to New York just over a month ago.   &nbs...
SKY STOP SHOCK IN OVERTIME.....Chicago 82, SHOCK 81 (OT), S 8/31/08 [ 08-31-2008 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The second year Chicago Sky scored an 82-81 home court overtime win vs the struggling Detroit Shock Sunday evening.     Although Friday's Palace win over...
ROOKIE CAPTURES DETROIT GRAND PRIX.....S 8/31/08 [ 08-31-2008 ]
BELLE ISLE:     A late caution flag and a very rare ruling assisted IndyCar rookie Justin Wilson and he overcame favorite Helio Castroneves to win the Detroit Grand Prix Sunday on t...
CABRERA POWERS TIGERS PAST KAYCEE.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 2, S 8/31/08 [ 08-31-2008 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Miguel Cabrera drove in all four runs with a pair of extra base hits to give the Tigers a come from behind, 4-2 win over the Royals Sunday.     The mat...
ROYALS RIP ROGERS & RELIEVERS.....Kansas City 13, TIGERS 3, Sa 8/30/08 [ 08-31-2008 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Curtis Granderson and Placido Polanco both tripled, then scored to give Detroit 1-0/B-1st and 2-1/B-3rd leads Saturday night.     It was all downhill f...
CFB, Wk-1.....Sa 8/30/08 [ 08-31-2008 ]
@ MICHIGAN STADIUM:     A 13-P/4th-Qtr couldn't save the Michigan Wolverines from a loss in Rich Rodriguez' debut as new UM head coach. Utah took command early on Saturday and then held...
SHOCK RETURN TO ACTION WITH WIN.....SHOCK 83, New York 69, F 8/29/08 [ 08-29-2008 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock snapped their 4-game, pre-Olympic break losing streak by topping the New York Liberty 83-69 Friday night before a sparce Palace audience. &n...
TIGS END SKID VS KAYCEE.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 3, F 8/29/08 [ 08-29-2008 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers snapped their four game losing streak by scoring all of their runs in a 6-R/B-5th to beat Kansas City 6-3 Friday night in the opener of a 3-game weeken...
LIONS BEAT BILLS TO CONCLUDE PERFECT PRE-SEASON.....LIONS 14, Buffalo 6, Th 8/28/08 [ 08-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  LANGSTON MOORE SCORED THE SECOND LIONS SAFETY WITH THIS SACK OF BUFFALO QB GIBRAN HAMDAN<< BUFFALO, NY:     The Lions got a Jason Hanson field goal, a Dan Orl...
TRIBE SWEEPS DETROIT.....Cleveland 9, TIGERS 7, W 8/27/08 [ 08-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  A GRAND NIGHT FOR GRANDY, BUT ANOTHER POOR ONE FOR THE TIGERS<< COMERICA PARK:     In last place in the AL- Central as recently as August 11th, the Indians w...
TRIBE TOMAHAWKS TIGS TO TAKE THIRD.....Cleveland 10, TIGERS 4, T 8/26/08 [ 08-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  LAMBERT LOST HIS MLB DEBUT<< COMERICA PARK:     Chris Lambert will certainly remember his first big league start, but for the wrong reason.     The...
INDIAN UPRISING.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 3 (10-INN), M 8/25/08 [ 08-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  SIZEMORE JOINED THE 30/30 CLUB IN THE T-1ST<< COMERICA PARK:     In March us so-called experts figured this Cleveland at Detroit series would be a battle. &n...
ROYALS REBOUND TO END SKID.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 3, S 8/24/08 [ 08-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS, OUT AT THE PLATE IN TNE TOP-1ST<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     Wasted chances.     It's been a theme of the Tiger season.     Instead of...
TIGS TOP REELING ROYALS.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 0, Sa 8/23/08 [ 08-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  MINER HAS BEEN A MAJOR BOOST TO THE TIGER PITCHING ROTATION<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers got a gem of a pitching performance by Zach Miner (W, 7-4) and a...
LIONS STILL PERFECTO ON PRE-SEASON, BEAT BROWNS.....LIONS 26, Cleveland 6, Sa 8/23/08 [ 08-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  SMITH (#34) RUNS FOR HIS FIRST PRO TOUCHDOWN<< FORD FIELD:     The Lions featured a surgical passing attack and a swarming defense in Saturday's 26-6 exhibitio...
ROYAL SCARE.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 3, F 8/22/08 [ 08-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  RODNEY (L) HAS THE BALL AND DeJESUS (M) IS OUT SEZ HP-UMP TODD TICHENOR (R)<<   KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers almost wasted a two homerun performance by...
RANGERS RIP ROBERTSON.....Texas 9, TIGERS 1, W 8/20/08 [ 08-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  NATE WATCHES ANOTHER HOMER DISAPPEAR OVER THE WALL<< ARLINGTON, TX:     Texas blasted six homeruns to top the Tigers 9-1 Wednesday night.     The R...
JOYCE JOLTS RANGERS.....TIGERS 11, Texas 3, T 8/19/08 [ 08-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOYCE SMILES AFTER HIS SECOND DINGER<< ARLINGTON, TX:     Traded by Texas to the Tigers before spring training, Armando Galarraga returned home Tuesday.  ...
SHEFF & GRANDY LEAD TIGER COMEBACK.....TIGERS 8, Texas 7, M 8/18/08 [ 08-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  CATCHER-TO-CATCHER, LAIRD TAGGED OUT AT THE DISH BY INGE IN THE B-2ND<< ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tigers scored eight late runs, Kyle Farnsworth tried to give that...
LIONS ARE SPARTY-ON IN EXHIBITION.....LIONS 27, Cincinnati 10, S 8/17/08 [ 08-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  CALVIN CAUGHT THE GAME'S FIRST TOUCHDOWN<< CINCINNATI, OH:     Former Michigan State placekicker Dave Rayner broke a 10-all tie with his 23-yard field goal 4:...
BALTIMORE BOMBS AWAY ON BENGALS.....Baltimore 16, TIGERS 8, S 8/17/08 [ 08-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORA (L) RUNS FOR DA BIRDS<< COMERICA PARK:     The Orioles brought everything but the actual Ft. McHenry cannons with them to the yard on Sunday, blasting aw...
TIGS TOP Os TO EVEN SERIES.....TIGERS 5, Baltimore 3, Sa 8/16/08 [ 08-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE MIGGY TROT<< COMERICA PARK:     Back from a bad back, Carlos Guillen made up for his 2-run throwing error which had put Baltimore ahead to club the solo...
STRUGGLES CONTINUE.....Baltimore 11, TIGERS 2, F 8/15/08 [ 08-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORA DID IT ALL<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers didn't pitch, hit or field and dropped the opener of a 3-game weekend series to the Orioles, 11-2 Friday night....
TIGERS AWAKEN TO AVOID SWEEP.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 1, Th 8/14/08 [ 08-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  POLLY PLATED DETROIT'S FIRST TALLY<< COMERICA PARK:     MGR Jim Leyland talked to his Tigers before gametime, addressing the "danger of falling into a pychol...
WELLS SLAMS ROGERS.....Toronto 4, TIGERS 3, W 8/13/08 [ 08-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  THIS RIOS MISCUE GAVE DETROIT A CHANCE<< COMERICA PARK:     Vernon Wells gave Toronto all the runs it would need with a T-3rd Grand Slam homerun. The Blue Jays...
ANOTHER BULLPEN LOSS.....Toronto 6, TIGERS 4, T 8/12/08 [ 08-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF'S DETROIT FINALE?<< COMERICA PARK:     The Blue Jays went ahead with a 4-R/T-7th and added an insurance marker in the T-9th to score a 6-4 comeback win v...
JAYS JOLT JV.....Toronto 7, TIGERS 2, M 8/11/08 [ 08-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  EX-TIGER MATT STAIRS POLLED THIS RBI-1B<< COMERICA PARK:     Toronto became the latest team to top the tumbling Tigers, 7-2 Monday night in the opener of a 4-ga...
HE'S NO JOEY.....PGA C'ship, Final Recap, S 8/10/08 [ 08-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  HARRINGTON HOISTS THE WANAMAKER TROPHY<<   BLOOMFIELD TWP, MI:     British Open Champ Padraig Harrington made it two straight majors championships by winn...
ROBBY RIGHTS HIMSELF.....TIGERS 6, Oakland 1, S 8/10/08 [ 08-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS STROKED THIS 2r1B in the B-6th<< COMERICA PARK:     Backed by the RBI ability of Curtis Granderson & Magglio Ordonez, Tiger LHander Nate Robertson got hi...
TIGERS ROMP PAST A's TO EVEN WEEKEND SET.....TIGERS 10, Oakland 2, Sa 8/9/08 [ 08-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  FORMER TIGER OZZIE VIRGIL THREW OUT THE CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH<< COMERICA PARK:     In a game that was a tight 3-2 affair until late, the Tigers scored 7-R in...
PGA WASHED.....PGA, Rd-3 Recap, Sa 8/9/08 [ 08-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  EVEN THE PRACTICE PUTTING GREENS WERE UNDER WATER AT OAKLAND HILLS<< BLOOMFIELD TWP, MI:     The downpours which suspended 3rd-Round play of the 90th PGA Cham...
A's END SKID AT CoPa.....Oakland 4, TIGERS 2, F 8/8/08 [ 08-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  DEJECTED SHEFF, HIS SECOND DP GROUNDER ENDED THE GAME<< COMERICA ARK:     After a 3-&-7 bashing on the ten game road trip, home field proved no advantage for...
ONE UNDER PAR.....PGA C'ship, Rd-2, F 8/8/08 [ 08-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIDWAY LEADER<< BLOOMFIELD TWP., MI:     There were ideal weather conditions, but Monster playing conditions at the second round of the PGA Championship Friday...
TIGS SALVAGE ROAD TRIP FINALE.....TIGERS 8, Chicago WSox 3, Th 8/7/08 [ 08-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  NEW HoFAMER GOOSE GOSSAGE THREW OUT THE 1ST PITCH<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers took the final game of a lousy 3-&-7 road trip, snapping a six game losing skid...
LIONS OPEN WITH PRETEND WIN OVER SUPER BOWL CHAMPS.....LIONS 13, NY Giants 10, Th 8/7/08 [ 08-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  CALVIN JOHNSON (#81) HAD THREE RECEPTIONS FOR 38-YDS ON THE OPENING DRIVE<< FORD FIELD:     The Lions needed a late field goal to edge the defending uper Bowl Ch...
3-WAY TIE.....PGA C'ship, Rd-1, Th 8/7/08 [ 08-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  KARLSSON CAME BACK FROM A FIRST HOLE DOUBLE BOGEY<< BLOOMFIELD TWP, MI:     "The Monster" that is Oakland Hills reared its ugly head Thursday in Round One of th...
THOME TATER TOPS TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 1, W 8/6/08 [ 08-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES (#33) COULDN'T REACH THOME'S HOMERUN<< CHICAGO, IL:     Justin Verlander gave the Detroit bullpen a much needed rest, but Jim Thome gave the White Sox al...
SWISHER SLUGS SOX PAST TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 10, TIGERS 8 (14-INN), T 8/5/08 [ 08-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  SWISHER'S 3rHR SET OFF FIREWORKS AT "THE CELL"<< CHICAGO, IL:     Placido Polanco hit a pair of 2rHRs, one early and one late, but the fourth White Sox homer of...
BULLPEN BLOWS, RAYS SWEEP.....Tampa Bay 6, TIGERS 5 (10-INN), S 8/3/08 [ 08-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE (L) LOOKS AT FALLEN SHAWN RIGGANS (R), ONE OF TWO BATTERS HIT BY FERNANDO RODNEY IN THE B-10TH<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     The Tampa Bay Rays comple...
EASY RAYS WIN.....Tampa Bay 9, TIGERS 3, Sa 8/2/08 [ 08-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY DISPLAYS TIGER FRUSTRATION<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     The Tigers continued their now 2-&-4 road trip fade in a 9-3 loss Saturday evening at Tampa Bay. &n...
RAYS OUT-SHINE DETROIT.....Tampa Bay 5, TIGERS 2, F 8/1/08 [ 08-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  PENA (L) & LONGORIA (R) BOTH HOMERED FOR TBAY<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Two former Tigers did in Detroit Friday night under the Sun Dome as the Tampa Bay Rays...
INDIANS EARN SERIES SPLIT.....Cleveland 9, TIGERS 4, Th 7/31/08 [ 07-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  CARMONA ALLOWED JUST 2-ER VS DETROIT<< CLEVELAND, OH:     The Indians overcame a multitude of miscues to top the Tigers 9-4 Thursday afternoon and earn a split...
TIGERS TRADE PUDGE THEN TOP TRIBE IN LUCKY 13TH.....TIGERS 14, Cleveland 12 (13-INN), W 7/30/08 [ 07-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE'S FAREWELL INTERVIEW<< CLEVELAND, OH:     On a day when Detroit traded away future Hall-of-Fame catcher Ivan Rodriguez for much-needed bullpen help, Det...
TIGER TWOS TOP TRIBE.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 5, T 7/29/08 [ 07-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S BLAST BEGAN THE SCORING<< CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers took 4-0 and 6-1 leads before holding on for a much-needed 8-5 win over the Indians Tuesday n...
BYRD BEATS BENGALS.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 0, M 7/28/08 [ 07-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  CY BYRD TOPPED TIGS<< CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers opened a 4-game series in Clevelans Monday night with a 5-0 loss to the Indians, Detroit's 11th shutout def...
SHOCK FALL FROM FIRST PLACE & LIMP TO OLYMPIC BREAK ON 4-GAME LOSING SKID.....San Antonio 76, SHOCK 64, S 7/27/08 [ 07-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  KARA BRAXTON (#45) CAME OFF THE SUSPENDED LIST TO GET 10-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Injuries, suspensions and a losing funk.     The month-long W...
MINER MIRACLE AS NEW CLOSER RODNEY PRESERVES WIN.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 4, S 7/27/08 [ 07-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  F-ROD, THE CLOSER FOR THE MOMENT<< COMERCA PARK:     The Tigers salvaged the final contest of their 3-game weekend showdown series with the AL-Central leading...
AMERICAN GIANTS EDGE STARS.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 6, Sa 7/26/08 [ 07-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  A WILD PITCH BY DOTEL (R) SCORED RENTERIA (L) TO MAKE IT A 7-6 FINAL<< COMERICA PARK:     The all-time Comerica Park record crowd of 45,280 may have watched D...
DYE KILLS TIGER FAN FUN.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 5, F 7/25/08     [ 07-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  DYE (R) ROUNDS THIRD TOWARD HOME PAST A DEJECTED JONES (L)<< COMERICA PARK:     It was a playoff-type game between a first place club and a contender that wan...
SHOCKING SUSPENSIONS, NANCY RETURNS, DETROIT DEFEATED .....Houston 79, SHOCK 61, Th 7/24/08 [ 07-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  LIEBERMAN (R), BACK ON THE FLOOR AGAIN<< HOUSTON, TX:     The WNBA laid the suspension smackdown on the Shock and LA Sparks Thursday.     The Tuesda...
GALARRAGA GEM & KAYCEE SWEEP.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 1, W 7/23/08 [ 07-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA WAS FILTHY IN A WEDNESDAY WIN<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers completed a 3-game series sweep at Kansas City with a 7-1 Wednesday matinee victory....
TIGS RAIN DOWN MORE RUNS IN KC.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 1, T 7/22/08 [ 07-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  POLLY POUNDED A RARE HOMER TUESDAY NIGHT IN KC<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers took leads of 1-0, 2-1 and 5-1 before a 2-hr, 20-min rain delay in the B-7th f...
BASKETBRAWL II, WNBA STYLE.....Los Angeles 84, SHOCK 81, T 7/22/08 [ 07-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAHORN (M) IN A MISMATCH VS LA'S LESLIE (#9)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After winning their first ten home games this season, the Shock have now dropped bac...
PAYBACK.....TIGERS 19, Kansas City 4, M 7/21/08 [ 07-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOYCE'S BIG FLY KEYED THE BOMBARDMENT<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     Tiger frustration boiled over Monday night as Detroit defeated the Royals 19-4.     Kan...
SAC STOPS SHOCK STREAK....Sacramento 88, SHOCK 85, S 7/20/08 [ 07-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  PENICHEIRO (L) PLOWED PAST DETROIT'S DEFENDERS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Kara Lawson sank a tie-breaking jumper with 38-sec to play to give the Sacramento...
STOPPER.....TIGERS 5, Baltimore 1, S 7/20/08 [ 07-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER THREW A SUNDAY MATINEE GEM<< BALTIMORE, MD:     The Tigers got their best pitched game of the season Sunday.     No, Justin Verlander didn...
LOSING UGLY.....Baltimore 11, TIGERS 10 (10-INN), Sa 7/19/08 [ 07-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  CRAZY LUKE SLIDES HOME WITH THE WINNING RUN<< BALTIMORE, MD:     You'd think getting six runs before the other team ever bats and scoring ten times in the game...
O's GO DEEP TO TOP TIGS.....Baltimore 7, TIGERS 4, F 7/18/08 [ 07-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE STROKED FOUR HITS INCLUDING A 2-R HOMER<< BALTIMORE, MD:     Thursday night the Tigers out- homered the Orioles in a Camden Yards win.     Fri...
SHOCK SNAP ROAD SKID.....SHOCK 99, Washington 62, F 7/18/08 [ 07-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN POURED IT IN IN THE FIRST HALF<< WASHINGTON, DC:     Deanna Nolan almost outscored the opposition before intermission as she potted 21 of her game-high 26...
TIGS RESUME WINNING WAYS.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 5, Th 7/17/08 [ 07-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF ROUNDS THE BASES WITH THE NIGHT'S FIRST HOMERUN<< BALTIMORE, MD:     Camden Yards has been known as a homer haven since it opened in 1992.    ...
SHOCK SQUEEK BY SKY TO KEEP STREAK INTACT.....SHOCK 66, Chicago 63, W 7/16/08 [ 07-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  ALEXIS HORNBUCKLE FIGHTS FOR A LOOSE BALL<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock almost let a 23-P lead slip away before holding on for a 66-63 Wednesday mat...
AL STILL THE BEST.....AL 4, NL 3 (15-INN), T 7/15/08 [ 07-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  WINNING RUN<< YANKEE STADIUM, NYC:     A sacrifice fly by Michael Young of Texas plated Justin Morneau of Minnesota to give the American League a 4-3, 15-INN w...
100TH GOLD CUP RACE WILL HAVE TO WAIT A YEAR.....APBA Gold Cup Hydroplane Race...PPD, S 7/13/08 [ 07-13-2008 ]
DETROIT RIVER:     High winds cancelled Sunday's scheduled running of the APBA Gold Cup hydroplane race on the Detroit River.     Organizers reluctantly called-off the ev...
ROOKIE BATS BACK J-V PITCHING.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 2, S 7/13/08 [ 07-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES (L) CONGRATS THOMAS (R) ON CLETE'S 1ST MLB HR<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers got ace-like pitching from Justin Verlander and homeruns from a pair of roo...
ROAD WOES STOP SHOCK.....New York 74, SHOCK 64, Sa 7/12/08 [ 07-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHAMEKA CHRISTON (file photo)<< NEW YORK, NY:     A horrid 2nd-H fade doomed the Shock in a 74-64 Saturday night road loss to the New York Liberty.   &nb...
HARRIS HUMBLES HOMETOWNERS.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 5, Sa 7/12/08 [ 07-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOYCE'S 2rHR BRIEFLY TIED IT FOR DET<< COMERICA PARK:     It hasn't been touted as such, but the pre-All-Star series between the Tigers and Twins has playoff i...
SHOCK STOMP MYSTICS.....SHOCK 79, Washington 66, F 7/11/08 [ 07-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  TASHA HUMPHREY DROVE TO THE HOOP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock started the game on a 9-0 run, led by as many as 18-P and were on top from start to fin...
TWINS EDGE TIGERS.....Minnesota 3, TIGERS 2, F 7/11/08 [ 07-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN'S RBI-1B GAVE DETROIT THE EARLY 1-0 LEAD<< COMERICA PARK:     The Minnesota Twins were one step better than the Tigers almost all night long and Minny d...
MORNEAU THE SAME.....Minnesota 7, TIGERS 6 (11-INN), Th 7/10/08 [ 07-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORNEAU LOFTS HIS GAME-WINNING HOMER<< COMERICA PARK:     Justin Morneau entered the afternoon with Minnesota's most multi-hit games this season (35) and the...
CABRERA COMPLETES COMEBACK.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 6, W 7/9/08 [ 07-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA DANCES HOME WITH HIS GAME-WINNING HOMER<< COMERICA PARK:     Miguel Cabrera's 2rHR (#16) in the B-9th gave the Tigers an 8-6 comeback win over Cleveland...
SHOCK BACK ON TOP AGAIN.....SHOCK 88, Connecticut 82, T 7/8/08 [ 07-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  PIERSON TOPPED THE SHOCK WITH 23-P OFF THE PINES<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock reclaimed first place in the WNBA Eastern Conference by leap-frogging...
J-V & HR COMBINE TO ROUT TRIBE.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 2, T 7/8/08 [ 07-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIGUEL'S HOMERS WENT THAT-A-WAY<< COMERICA PARK:     After giving up a pair of 2-out, extra base hits in the T-1st to fall behind the Indians 2-0, Justin Verla...
15 TO .500.....TIGERS 2, Seattle 1 (15-INN). S 7/6/08 [ 07-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES' SAC-FLY WON IT FOR THE TIGERS<< SEATTLE, WA:     Third string Mariners catcher Jamie Burke became last resort M's reliever as he moved from behind th...
LATE DINGER BEATS BENGALS.....Seattle 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 7/5/08 [ 07-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  CLEMENT TAGGED SARDINHA IN A MEETING OF ROOKIE CATCHERS<< SEATTLE, WA:     In a game where all the scoring came on homeruns, each team had two, but Seattle got...
MARINERS EVEN SERIES.....Seattle 4, TIGERS 1, F 7/4/08 [ 07-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  DEJECTED/EJECTED<< SEATTLE, WA:     The Mariners may have the worst record in the American League (34-52), but right now they're on a streak as hot as a 4th-of-...
MUD HEN ALUMS LEAD WIN OVER Ms.....TIGERS 8, Seattle 4, Th 7/3/08 [ 07-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  "I HAVE ONE HOMER."<< SEATTLE, WA:     Toledo call-ups Matt Joyce (4 hits) and Michael Hollimon (first MLB HR) paced a 15-H Tiger attack in an 8-4 late night Th...
RUBBERIZED WHITEWASH.....Minnesota 7, TIGERS 0, W 7/2/08 [ 07-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN'S BOO-BOO FORECAST BONINE BEAT-DOWN<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers were shutout for the tenth time this season, losing the rubber game of a 3-game Mi...
TWIN-KILLINGS CAN'T STOP TWINS.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 4, T 7/1/08 [ 07-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  C-MO (M) GETS 3-MO<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Twins ended the Tigers' six-game winning streak Tuesday night, but Detroit didn't go quietly.     After...
STARS STOP SHOCK IN OVERTIME.....San Antonio 79, SHOCK 72 (OT), T 7/1/08 [ 07-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHERYL FORD (#35) BUMPED TEAMMATE OLAYINKA SANNI (#24) WHILE BATTLING FOR A REBOUND<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:      Defense deserted the Shock at the wrong time....
HUGE COMEBACK.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 4, M 6/30/08 [ 06-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON LED THE TIGER OFFENSE In MINNY<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The two hottest teams in baseball met Monday night at the MetroDome and the Tigers topped the...
SHOCK KEEP ATLANTA WINLESS.....SHOCK 100, Atlanta 92, S 6/29/08 [ 06-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  SMITH (L) SHOOTS OVER ATLANTA<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock bounced back from a lackluster loss Saturday night at Chicago to get a Sunday evening h...
HAWAIIAN PUNCH.....TIGERS 4, Colorado 3, S 6/29/08 [ 06-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  SARDINHA (L) MADE ROGERS (R) A WINNER<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers reached the mid- mark of the season by going over the .500-mark for the first time all y...
THE SKY IS FALLING.....Chicago 76, SHOCK 59, Sa 6/28/08 [ 06-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  DUPREE (in white) SKIED WITH 18-P & 8-RB VS THE SHOCK<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Shock lost for the second time in three games, getting skunked by the Sky, 76-59 Sa...
ROLLER COASTER RIDE TO EVEN STEVEN.....TIGERS 7, Colorado 6, Sa 6/28/08 [ 06-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAPPY MIGGY<< COMERICA PARK:     It took one game shy of half a season for the Tigers to reach the .500-mark for the first time all year.     They di...
BONINE BAGS 2ND WIN.....TIGERS 7, Colorado 1, F 6/27/08 [ 06-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN (R) BEAT THE THROW FOR HIS RBI-2B<< COMERICA PARK:     Eddie Bonine pitched the best of his three big league starts since his call-up from 3A Toledo on...
SHOCK EARN SUN SPLIT.....SHOCK 70, Connecticut 61, Th 6/26/08 [ 06-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  NOLAN STOPPED AND POPPED VS CONNECTICUT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock bounced back from a lackluster loss at Connecticut to defeat the Sun 70-61 Thurs...
WALKING TO A WIN.....TIGERS 3, St. Louis 2 (10-INN), Th 6/26/08 [ 06-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  AN EARLY DINNER FOR POLANCO<< COMERICA PARK:     In a game that remained scoreless until the B-6th, the Tigers squeeked past the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 in 10...
TIGERS WASH AWAY CARDINALS LEADS.....TIGERS 8, St. Louis 7, W 6/25/08 [ 06-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF WENT WITH THE PITCH TO PRODUCE THE WIN<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers survived a poor outing by their best starter this year and a 2-hr, 25-min rain dela...
SUN WIN ROUND ONE.....Connecticut 85, SHOCK 68, T 6/24/08 [ 06-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S DEANNA NOLAN (L) DEFENDS VS BARBARA TURNER (R) OF CONNECTICUT<< UNCASVILLE, CT:     The two teams that were tied for the best records in the WNBA met...
CARDS RUIN REUNION NIGHT.....St. Louis 8, TIGERS 4, T 6/24/08 [ 06-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  MICKEY LOLICH, THE MOST EFFECTIVE TIGER PITCHER TUESDAY<< COMERICA PARK:     Seventeen members of the 1968 World Series Champion Detroit Tigers were honored in...
MAGGS & J-V HELP WIN RUBBER GAME FROM PADS.....TIGERS 5, San Diego 3, S 6/22/08 [ 06-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER TWIRLS OUT WEST SUNDAY<< SAN DIEGO, CA:     The Tigers won their fourth consecutive series and went to 10-&-2 over their last dozen outings by takin...
SHOCK TIE FOR FIRST PLACE & MAKE TRADE TOO.....SHOCK 97, Atlanta 76, S 6/22/08   [ 06-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHERYL FORD<< ATLANTA, GA:     Cheryl Ford's first double-double of the season carried the Shock to an easy 97-76 victory Sunday at winless Atlanta.   &nbs...
THIRD TIME A CHARM.....TIGERS 7, San Diego 5, Sa 6/21/08 [ 06-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES LAUNCHED ANOTHER DINGER<<   SAN DIEGO, CA:     Three times the Tigers took a lead, and the third time the margin was held up for a Detroit victory....
BULLPEN BLOWS PADRES SERIES OPENER.....San Diego 6, TIGERS 2, F 6/20/08 [ 06-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  MGR JIM LEYLAND (M) AND TWO TIGER COACHES WATCH IN DISGUST IN THE B-8TH<< SAN DIEGO, CA:     Tiger RHP Eddie Bonine's second big league start was even better t...
RECORD SETTING NOLAN SENDS SHOCK TO OVERTIME WIN.....SHOCK 98, Minnesota 93 (OT), F 6/20/08 [ 06-21-2008 ]
caption:  NOLAN (L) DEFENDED VS WIGGINS (R) IN OT, WHEN SHE WASN'T BUSY SCORING 44-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Deanna Nolan broke her own franchise record for points...
EASY WIN BY THE BAY.....TIGERS 7, San Fransisco 2, W 6/18/08 [ 06-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  PERFECT POLANCO<< SAN FRANCISCO, CA:     The Tigers scored five runs off bewilderingly beleaguered Giants starter Barry Zito Wednesday afternoon on their way t...
RABURN & THAMES CLUB G-MEN.....TIGERS 5, San Francisco 1, T 6/17/08 [ 06-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  ROGERS GOT BACK INTO THE WIN COLUMN<< SAN FRANCISCO, CA:     In a game that was scoreless until the 6th-INN, the Tigers got some late key hits and two titanic...
THAMES' TATERS CAN'T OVERCOME RODNEY'S WOES.....San Francisco 8, TIGERS 6, M 6/16/08 [ 06-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE (L) WELCOMES HOME HOMER HERO THAMES (L)<< SAN FRANCISCO, CA:     Fernando Rodney's return from injury rehab will remind frustrated Tiger fans of his past...
ROLLER COASTER WIN FOR SECOND STRAIGHT SERIES SWEEP.....TIGERS 5, LA Dodgers 4, S 6/15/08 [ 06-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  TIGER HOMER HEROS THAMES (L) AND INGE (R)<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers took a 5-0 lead into the T-9th, then had to hang on for dear life to defeat the Los An...
EXTRA BASE TIGERS DOWN DODGERS AGAIN.....TIGERS 12, LA Dodgers 7, Sa 6/14/08 [ 06-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES (helmet) & CABRERA (#24) BOTH HOMERED IN THE BOTTOM-4TH-INN<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers used a pair of two run homers and a pair of RBI triples to e...
SHOCK BREAK EVEN ON TRIP.....SHOCK 89, Phoenix 79, Sa 6/14/08 [ 06-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUMPHREY (#34) LED DETROIT TO TRIUMPH<< PHOENIX, AZ:     A pair of rookie performers carried the Shock past Phoenix 89-79 Saturday afternoon to give Detroit...
TIGERS SHUTOUT...THE GOOD KIND.....TIGERS 5, LA Dodgers 0, F 6/13/08 [ 06-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA IS THE TOP TIGER WINNER OF '08<< COMERICA PARK:     Two rookie pitchers who were in the minors when the season began combined for a three hit shutout...
TIGERS SWEEP SOX.....TIGERS 2, Chicago WSox 1, Th 6/12/08 [ 06-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIGGY WALKS OFF FIELD AFTER WALKOFF DINGER<< COMERICA PARK:     Miguel Cabrera muscled-out a solo homerun (#9) some 372-feet the  opposite way to RField...
SHOCK LOSE SECOND STRAIGHT.....Los Angeles 80, SHOCK 73, W 6/11/08 [ 06-12-2008 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     Sandwiched between games three and four of the NBA Finals at the Staples Center, the WNBA Los Angeles Sparks beat the Detroit Shock late night out west on Wedne...
VERLANDER IMPRESSIVE FROM START TO FINISH.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 1, W 6/11/08 [ 06-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER HAD HIS BEST OUTING OF THE YEAR<< COMERICA PARK:     Justin Verlander retired the first nine White Soxers he faced and went on to throw Detroit's fi...
CLEVLEN HELPS DETROIT DEFEAT CHICAGO.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 4, T 6/10/08 [ 06-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  DEJECTED QUENTIN WAS MEAT AT THE PLATE<< COMERICA PARK:     Miguel Cabrera, Placido Polanco, Ivan Rodriguez and Brent Clevlen were all hot with the bat Tuesda...
TRIBE THUMPS TIGS BETWEEN T'STORMS.....Cleveland 8, TIGERS 2, M 6/9/08 [ 06-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  WILLIS WAS WILD<< COMERICA PARK:     The Indians earned a 4-game split in Detroit by topping the Tigers 8-2 Monday night.     Dontrelle Willis went...
TIGS TOP TRIBE FOR TWO IN A ROW.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 2, S 6/8/08 [ 06-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON ROUNDS THE SACKS AFTER HIS HOMER<< COMERICA PARK:     A pair of Tiger rookie hurlers helped Detroit top Cleveland 5-2 Sunday afternoon before 39,941...
STORM STOP SHOCK STREAK.....Seattle 75, SHOCK 67, Sa 6/7/08 [ 06-08-2008 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     The Storm got even for a loss at Auburn Hills earlier in the week by stopping the Shock's six game winning streak.     Seattle defeated Detroit 75-67 lat...
TIGERS WIN BUT LOSE BONDO.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 4, Sa 6/7/08 [ 06-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  RENTERIA (L) AND BONDERMAN WERE SATURDAY'S BIG TIGER STORIES<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers homered past the Tribe in Grand fashion Saturday to end their fo...
SHOCK MARCH WEST.....SHOCK 84, Sacramento 70, F 6/6/08 [ 06-07-2008 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:     The Shock opened their four game western road trip with an 84-70 win at Sacramento late Friday night.     Katie Smith hit the 30-P plateau for the sec...
TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 2, F 6/6/08 [ 06-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  MILESTONE FOR BYRDMAN<< COMERICA PARK:      The Red Wings failed to sprinkle any leftover good luck from their mid-day Stanley Cup Championship parade thro...
WELCOME HOME STANLEY.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 2, W 6/4/08 [ 06-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  ZED (#40) SCORES THE CUP-WINNING GOAL<< PITTSBURGH, PA:     Henrik Zetterbereg scored the game-winning goal and won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP as th...
SMITH LEADS SHOCK OVER SWIN'S STORM.....SHOCK 77, Seattle 67, W 6/4/08 [ 06-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  SWIN CASH RETURNED (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock overcame a poor 1st-Qtr (21-13) to roll past the Seattle Storm 77-67 Wednesday night a...
BAD TRIP.....Oakland 10, TIGERS 2, W 6/4/08 [ 06-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  SLIDING SANTIAGO FORCED-OUT BY A's ELLIS<< OAKLAND, CA:     If you said "Bad Trip" in the Bay Area 40 years ago it would have meant something else alltogether....
WALKATHON.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 4 (11-INN), T 6/3/08 [ 06-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHAVEZ (L) SLIDES PAST PUDGE TO SCORE IN THE B-8TH<< OAKLAND, CA:     In a game which saw a combined 22 walks, it was a bases-loaded, 2-out, INF-1B in the B-11t...
ANOTHER LAST LICKS LOSS.....Oakland 3, TIGERS 2, M 6/2/08 [ 06-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  SUZUKI (#24) SCORED COURTESY OF CROSBY (#7)<< OAKLAND, CA:     The Tigers opened a their final 3-game series of a 9-game west coast road trip with their third w...
CLASSIC NON-CLINCHER.....Pittsburgh 4, RED WINGS 3 (3/OT), M 6/2/08 [ 06-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  LILJA (L) AND MALONE (M) WATCH THE GWG GET PAST OZ (R)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     There is life for Pittsburgh.     The Penguins played with tremendous h...
9TH INNING RALLY.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 5, S 6/1/08 [ 06-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA'S TWO-RUN DOUBLE HIGHLIGHTED THE T-9TH<< SEATTLE, WA:     The Tigers snapped a 3-all tie with a 4-R/T-9th, then rode the Roller Coaster in the B-9th to...
WINGS ONE WIN FROM THE CUP.....RED WINGS 2, Pittsburgh 1, Sa 5/31/08 [ 05-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAPPY HUDLER (M) GETS A RED WING GROUP HUG<< PITTSBURGH, PA:     A solid team effort in all zones has put the Red Wings one win away from securing the fourth St...
SHOCK DEFEAT FEVER AGAIN.....SHOCK 74, Indiana 65 [ 05-31-2008 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Shock had trouble scoring in the 1st-H, were down as many as 10-P, but only trailed 32-28 at the half. The Shock then exploded for a 25-P/3rd-Qtr and went...
FLAT TIGERS.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 0, Sa 5/31/08 [ 05-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  IASSOGNA (L) TELLS LEYLAND (R) TO GO GET AN EARLY CLUBHOUSE DINNER<< SEATTLE, WA:     9 x 0 = 9 games under .500.     The Tigers were shutout for th...
INSTANT OFFENSE.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 4, F 5/30/08 [ 05-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  INGE's 2r3B HIGHLIGHTED THE 1ST-INNING TIGER UPRISING<< SEATTLE, WA:     The Tigers picked on their favorite foe of 2008 late Friday night with a 7-4 win at Sea...
IT'S OVER.....Boston 89, PISTONS 81, F 5/30/08 [ 05-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  GARNETT (M) SHOT OVER A DOUBLE-TEAM BY BOTH PRIONCE (L) AND SHEED (R)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Pistons' 50th anniversary season ended the way...
GALARRAGA & THAMES STAR AT DISNEYLAND.....TIGERS 6, LA Angels 2, W 5/28/08 [ 05-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES WENT YARD TWICE<< ANAHEIM, CA:     The Tigers didn't waste a third consecutive quality start and salvaged the final contest of a 3-game series at Anaheim...
ALLEN FINDS THE TOUCH IN GAME FIVE CELTICS WIN...Boston 106, PISTONS 102, W 5/28/08 [ 05-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  ALLEN TOOK CONTROL<< BOSTON, MA:     The Celtics regained home court advantage and moved within a win of clinching the NBA Eastern Conference Finals Wednesaday...
IGLOO ICE IS NICE FOR PENS.....Pittsburgh 3, RED WINGS 2, W 5/28/08 [ 05-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  CROSBY (#87) TUCKS PUCK PAST OZZIE<< Pittsburgh, PA:     Former Michigan State star Adam Hall supported the breakout play of Penguins superatar Sidney Crosby a...
ANOTHER WALKOFF LOSS.....LA Angels 3, TIGERS 2, T 5/27/08 [ 05-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  CURTIS GRANDERSON ROBBED CASEY KOTCHMAN AT THE CFIELD WALL IN THE B-7TH<< ANAHEIM, CA:     Dorothy said, "There's no place like home."     She was...
LONG WALK BACK TO THE CLUBHOUSE.....LA Angels 1, TIGERS 0 (12-INN), M 5/26/08 [ 05-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE TIGERS LOST THE ARGUEMENT, THEN THE GAME TOO<<     The Tigers keep finding new ways to lose.     Late night Monday, Detroit opened a 9-game west co...
PISTONS EVEN SERIES, AGAIN.....PISTONS 94, Boston 75, M 5/26/08 [ 05-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED BATTLES K-G<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons led all the way and expanded their margin at the finish in a 94-75 Monday night home court win over...
RED WINGS ZERO IN ON CUP.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 0, M 5/26/08 [ 05-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE (R) STONED GARY ROBERTS (L) AND THE REST OF THE PENGUINS TOO<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Goalie Chris Osgood and the Detroit team defense achieved something o...
SHOCK RUN PAST LIBERTY.....SHOCK 72, New York 62, S 5/25/08 [ 05-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  PLENETTE PIERSON<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     In between Piston home games in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals, a poorly played contest saw the Shock defeat...
KUBEL SLAMS TIGERS.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 1, S 5/25/08 [ 05-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  KLUBBER KUBEL<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers wasted a quality start by struggling ace Justin Verlander when reliever Francisco Cruceta served up a Grand Slam...
PISTONS LAY AN AUBURN HILLS EGG.....Boston 94, PISTONS 80, Sa 5/24/08 [ 05-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  GAME 3's TOP TWO SCORERS MEET AS GARNETT (R) DEFENDS VS HAMILTON (L)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After earning a split of the first two games of the NBA East...
SAMMY, OZZIE & PALS BEST CROSBY & COMPANY.....RED WINGS 4, Pittsburgh 0, Sa 5/24/08 [ 05-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  SAMMY CELEBRATES<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Game one of the Stanley Cup Finals was a solid Red Wings effort and a 4-0 win Saturday night vs Pittsburgh.   &n...
TIGS TEE-OFF ON TWINS.....TIGERS 19, Minnesota 3, Sa 5/24/08 [ 05-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS (L) GETS HR CONGRATS FROM GUILLEN (R)<< COMERICA PARK:     Tiger bats errupted for the fourth time in five games and this time the Minnesota Twins were...
DREAMING OF A COMEBACK.....SHOCK 88, Atlanta 76, F 5/23/08 [ 05-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S CHERYL FORD WON THE WNBA OPENING TIP IN ATL<< ATLANTA, GA:     The WNBA's debut in Hot-lanta had a dream beginning with the hometown hoopsters ahead b...
TWINS TOPPLE TIGER WIN STREAK.....Minnesota 9, TIGERS 4, F 5/23/08 [ 05-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES TAGGED-OUT IN A FRUSTRATING RUNDOWN<< COMERICA PARK:     Tiger MGR Jim Leyland errupted between innings, was ejected, and in their next at-bat the Tigers...
PISTONS WIN IN BEANTOWN.....PISTONS 103, Boston 97, Th 5/22/08 [ 05-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP DRIVES AROUND K-G<< BOSTON, MA:     Six Pistons scored in double figures and Detroit evened the NBA Eastern Conference Finals at a game apiece with a 103-9...
TIGERS SWEEP M's.....TIGERS 9, Seattle 2, Th 5/22/08 [ 05-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  REED CLIMBED THE FENCE, BUT THE BALL (left of Reed's left shoulder) WAS GONE<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers completed a 3-day battering of Seattle pitching and...
NOLAN IS CLUTCH.....SHOCK 76, Indiana 71, W 5/21/08 [ 05-22-2008 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Deanna Nolan sank a go-ahead jumper with 2:01 to play and made a pair of late free throws to lead the Shock to a 76-71 home court win over the Indiana Fev...
THAMES SLAMS AS TIGS TOP M's.....TIGERS 9, Seattle 4, W 5/21/08 [ 05-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES (2nd from left) & MATES CELEBRATE G-SLAM<< COMERICA PARK:     A Marcus Thames Grand Slam highlighted a 7-R/B-3rd which gave the Tigers a 9-1 lead on thei...
CELTS NOT TIRED, STAY PERFECT AT HOME.....Boston 88, PISTONS 79, T 5/20/08 [ 05-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  KEVIN GARNETT (#5) SHOOTS OVER RIP HAMILTON<< BOSTON, MA:     The Celtics were supposed to be the tired team after surviving a pair of 7-game playoff series, b...
LEYLAND BLASTS REMARKS, TIGERS BLAST M's PITCHING.....TIGERS 12, Seattle 8, T 5/20/08 [ 05-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRANDY SLID PAST M's CATCHER KENJI JOHJIMA<< COMERICA PARK:     A day after an off-day summit meeting between Tiger Prez Dave Dombrowski and a few hours after...
WINGS DOWN DALLAS TO REACH S-CUP FINALS.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 1, M 5/19/08 [ 05-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  DRAPER (#33) STARTED THE SCORING ON TURCO (#35)<< DALLAS, TX:     The Red Wings took the Dallas crowd and the Stars out of the contest early, blitzing to a 3-0/...
WARRIORS OUSTED FROM NCAAs.....Ashland 3, WAYNE STATE 0, M 5/19/08 [ 05-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  WSU RHP ANTHONY BASS<<     Wayne State bowed-out of the NCAA-D2 baseball tournament by losing the North Central Regional Final to GLIAC rival Ashland 3-0 Monda...
SHOCK LOSE ROADIE.....Minnesota 84, SHOCK 70, S 5/18/08 [ 05-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHARDE HOUSTON SHOT MINNESOTA PAST DETROIT<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     After winning their season/home opener Saturday at the Palace, the Shock lost their first roa...
BIG UNIT SHUTS-DOWN TIGERS.....Arizona 4, TIGERS 0, S 5/18/08 [ 05-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  RANDY JOHNSON HAD LITTLE TIGER TROUBLE<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Tigers were shutout for the seventh time in their 44 games this season, losing the rubber game o...
WAYNE WINS TO GET TO REGIONAL TITLE CONTEST.....WAYNE STATE 6, Ashland 2, S 5/18/08   [ 05-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  WSU PITCHER BRETT SHANKIN DEFEATED THE EAGLES<< CRESTWOOD, ILL:     Wayne State beat Ashland for the first time in four tries this season, completing a thunders...
TIGERS END SKID IN 'ZONA.....TIGERS 3, Arizona 2, Sa 5/17/08 [ 05-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA PITCHED & WALKED TO A WIN<< PHOENIX, AZ:     While Dontrelle Willis was pitching his way back from the DL with 3A Toledo, his replacement tossed a on...
SHOCK OPEN SEASON WITH BIG W.....SHOCK 85, Houston 66, Sa 5/17/08 [ 05-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  HORNBUCKLE (M) DRIVES PAST HOUSTON'S SANCHO LYTTLE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock opened the WNBA regular season with a runaway 85-66 home cou...
WAYNE SETS RECORD & REMAINS ALIVE IN NCAAs.....WAYNE STATE 4, Western Kentucky 1, Sa 5/17/08 [ 05-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  RYAN LaPENSEE IS NOW 11-FOR-14 IN THE NCAA TOURNEY<< CRESTWOOD, ILL:     Wayne State set a school record for wins in a single baseball season with 33 as WSU st...
STARS STUN WINGS AGAIN.....Dallas 2, RED WINGS 1, Sa 5/17/08 [ 05-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUDLER POTS DETROIT'S ONLY GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Two firsts at The Joe in Saturday's matinee:  The Red Wings lost at home (7-1) for the first time this post- season and...
TIGERS PLAY GIVEAWAY.....Arizona 4, TIGERS 3, F 5/16/08 [ 05-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  OOPS<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Tigers wasted an excellent start by Jeremy Bonderman and let a 3-0 lead slip away in a 4-3 loss at Arizona late Friday night. &nbs...
WAYNE FALLS INTO NCAA LOSERS BRACKET.....Ashland 25, WAYNE STATE 14, F 5/16/08 [ 05-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  DREW CHURCHWOOD LED THE WSU CLUBBERS<< CRESTWOOD, ILL:     In a crazy offensive contest that resembled more a slow-pitch softball score than a college baseball...
WAYNE WINS IN NCAAs.....WAYNE STATE 7, St. Joe's 3, Th 5/15/08 [ 05-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  WAYNE'S ANTHONY BASS<< CRESTWOOD, ILL:     Wayne State opened the NCAA-D2 North Central Baseball Regionals by beating the host Pumas from St. Joseph's- IND, 7-3...
ROGERS RIPPED BY ROYALS.....Kansas City 8, TIGERS 4, Th 5/15/08 [ 05-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  WHAT DO WE DO NOW? KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Royals scored 7-R on 11-H in just 4-INN off Tiger starter Kenny Rogers on their way to an 8-4 win over Detroit Thur...
TIGERS REACH SPARKY-MARK EIGHT GAMES UNDER THE .500-MARK.....Kansas City 2, TIGERS 0, W 5/14/08 [ 05-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE DISPLAYS DETROIT'S FRUSTRATION<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     Tiger HoFame MGR Sparky Anderson always advised against making any judgement on a team's chances un...
DESPERATE DALLAS AVOIDS SWEEP.....Dallas 3, RED WINGS 1, W 5/14/08 [ 05-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  GOAL DISALLOWED<< DALLAS, TX     With their backs against the wall, the Dallas Stars got a pair of 3rd-Per goals from the slot to avoid playoff elimination with...
ROYALS REMAIN PERFECT VS DETROIT.....Kansas City 3, TIGERS 2, T 5/13/08 [ 05-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN WAS DOUBLE TROUBLE FOR THE TIGERS<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Royals swept the season- opening, 3-game series at Comerica Park and also took the first Ka...
NO MAGIC FOR ORLANDO.....PISTONS 91, Orlando 86, T 5/13/08 [ 05-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE BLOCKED HEDO<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     As in game four, with Chauncey Billups out injured, Rip Hamilton took over in game five.     It was...
DATSYUK DONS A DALLAS STETSON.....RED WINGS 5, Dallas 2, M 5/12/08 [ 05-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE EURO TWINS HAD MULTIPLE REASONS TO CELEBRATE<< DALLAS, TX:     The Stars threw everything they had at Chris Osgood and the Red Wings Monday night.  ...
WET MOM'S DAY.....NY Yankees @ TIGERS, PPD, S 5/11/08 [ 05-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  RAINOUT IN DETROIT<< COMERICA PARK:     Less than ten minutes after scheduled gametime, Tiger officials postponed the weekend series finale vs the New York Yank...
NO FRANZEN, NO PROBLEM.....RED WINGS 2, Dallas 1, Sa 5/10/08 [ 05-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUDLER (#26) HUGS HELM (#43) TO CELEBRATE HELM'S FIRST EVER NHL GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The hottest goal-scorer in the NHL was a surprise scratch on Saturd...
NO BILLUPS, NO PROBLEM.....PISTONS 90, Orlando 89, Sa 5/10/08 [ 05-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  KEYON DOOLING (#5) DREW A FOUL AND A TECHNCAL FOR HITTING HAMILTON'S FACE<< ORLANDO, FL:     With star point guard Chauncey Billups (strained right hamstring)...
YANKS BEAT DETROIT FOR FIRST TIME THIS YEAR.....NY Yankees 5, TIGERS 2, Sa 5/10/08 [ 05-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  MATT JOYCE'S 1ST-HR<< COMERICA PARK:     Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman struggled again, giving up 5-R in his 4-plus-IP. Yankee rookie RHander Darrell Rasner ha...
TIGS HOLD ON TO EDGE YANKS.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 5, F 5/9/08 [ 05-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  RABURN SLID UNDER THE TAG TO SCORE IN A 3-R/B-3RD<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers chased call-up Yankee starter Kei Igawa by the B-4th, taking a 6-1 lead on...
WINGS DOWN DALLAS IN WESTERN OPENER.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 1, Th 5/8/08 [ 05-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM (#96) SCORED (puck in net at right) ON TIURCO (#35) IN THE 2ND-PER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Chris Osgood went to 7-&-0 in this spring's playoffs and Ma...
BECKETT BLOWS BY BENGALS.....Boston 5, TIGERS 1, Th 5/8/08 [ 05-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  1001-K FOR JOSH BECKETT<< COMERICA PARK:     Good pitchers rely on first pitch strikes to get ahead in the count and confound enemy batters.     J...
LUCKY COMEBACK.....TIGERS 10, Boston 9, W 5/7/08 [ 05-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  RENTERIA (#8) HUGS POLANCO (face to camera) WHO DROVE HIM HOME IN THE B-9TH<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers led 4-0 and 8-4 before falling behind 9-8 in the T-8...
PISTONS LOSE BILLUPS & GAME THREE.....Orlando 111, PISTONS 86, W 5/7/08 [ 05-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS WENT DOWN AND SO DID DETROIT<< ORLANDO, FL:     Chauncey Billups was injured just 4-mins into the game and the Magic ran away from the Pistons Wednesda...
TIGERS KNUCKLE UNDER.....Boston 5, TIGERS 0, T 5/6/08 [ 05-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  ZEROS BY WAKEFIELD<< COMERICA PARK:     Knuckleballer Tim Wakefield allowed just 2-H with 0-W & 6-K over his 8-IP to lead the Boston Red Sox to an easy 5-0 win...
NEW LINEUP, SAME RESULT.....Boston 6, TIGERS 3, M 5/5/08 [ 05-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  TWO OF BOSTON'S HOMER HITTERS:  LOWELL (R) AND YOUKILIS<< COMERICA PARK:     Tiger MGR Jim Leyland promised major lineup changes Monday and he delivered:...
PISTONS EDGE MAGIC FOR 2-0 EDGE.....PISTONS 100, Orlando 93, M 5/5/08   [ 05-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE PALACE PRINCE SAILED OVER DWIGHT HOWARD<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A controversial 3rd-Qtr 3-ball and a host of 4th-Qtr free throws helped the Pistons s...
MINNY SLUMP.....Minnesota 7, TIGERS 6, S 5/4/08 [ 05-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAUER MASHED FOR MINNESOTA<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     In recent years the HHH MetroDome has been a house of horrors for the Tigers. Last year's notable exception o...
LESSON LEARNED.....PISTONS 91, Orlando 73, Sa 5/3/08 [ 05-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAXIELL (#54) TOOK THE HIT, BUT ALSO DREW THE FOUL AGAINST KEYON DOOLING (top)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons didn't take control of their opening...
C-MO SLUGS FOR MINNY.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 1, Sa 5/3/08 [ 05-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE (L) USED TO WELCOME C-MO (R) AFTER HOMERS, BUT NOW HE GETS GREETINGS FROM DELMON YOUNG<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Tigers RHP Justin Verlander had per...
TWINS TRAMPLE TIGERS.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 1, F 5/2/08 [ 05-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS SOLOED<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Veteran RHP Livan Hernandez mowed down the Tiger batters and the Twins hitters battered a trio of Detroit pitchers in an 11-...
SWEET SWEEP.....RED WINGS 8, Colorado 2, Th 5/1/08 [ 05-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (L) FROZE BUDAJ FROM A WIDE ANGLE FOR THIS 2nd-PER GOAL<< DENVER, CO:     The Red Wings avalanched Colorado with an eight goal outburst, an 8-2 win to...
PISTONS OUST 76ERS.....PISTONS 100, Philadelphia 77, Th 5/1/08 [ 05-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON PLAYS KEEPAWAY IN PHILLY<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     Starting guards Rip Hamilton & Chauncey Billups combined to score 44-P as the Pistons beat the 76ers...
HISTORIC TIGER SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, NY Yankees 4, Th 5/1/08 [ 05-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  ORDONEZ (#30) HIGH- FIVES CABRERA (#24) FOLLOWING MIGUEL'S CLINCHING 2rHR<< NYC, NY:     Unless the Tigers and Yankees meet in the post-season this year, Thurs...
BONDO SETS YANKS DOWN.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 2, W 4/30/08 [ 04-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  BONDO THROWS STRIKES IN THE BRONX<< NYC, NY:     Tiger RHP Jeremy Bonderman struggled to get through the first inning, loading the bases with none out and al...
AVALANCHE ROLL DOWN HILL TOWARD ELIMINATION.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 3, T 4/29/08 [ 04-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK'S (#13) REBOUND GOAL WAS HIS SECOND TALLY OF THE GAME<< DENVER, CO:     The Red Wings edged the Avalanche 4-3 late Tuesday night to take a strangleho...
TOP THIRD OF LINE-UP CARRIES TIGERS TO BRONX WIN.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 4, T 4/29/08 [ 04-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF (#3) GETS A SHAKE FROM 3BASE COACH GENE LAMONT (#22) AFTER HIS DINGER<<   NYC, NY:     All recently returned from injury layoffs, the top three Tige...
BIG 3 GIVE PISTONS 3-2 LEAD.....PISTONS 98, Philadelphia 81, T 4/29/08 [ 04-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  MR. BIG SHOT LED THE DETROIT EFFORT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The three Piston All-Stars played the entire Philadelphia roster even through the first three...
RUBBER ANGELS.....LA Angels 6, TIGERS 2, S 4/27/08 [ 04-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS HIT THE WALL GOING FOR HUNTER'S TRIPLE<< COMERICA PARK:     The long-named Angels won the rubber game of the 3-game weekend series in Detroit, topping th...
PISTONS CLIMB OUT OF HOLE.....PISTONS 93, Philadelphia 84, S 4/27/08 [ 04-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE PACED THE PISTONS<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     Down 2-1 in their opening round NBA playoff series and trailing the 76ers by 14-P in game four, the Pistons ra...
GALARRAGA & LATE BURST COMBINE TO BEAT HALOS.....TIGERS 6, LA Angels 4, Sa 4/26/08 [ 04-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  POLANCO HIT THIS 2r1B IN THE B-5TH<< COMERICA PARK:     Rookie Armando Galarraga threw no-hit ball for 5.2-IP, then the Tigers snapped a 3-all tie with a 3-R/B-...
FRANZENATOR COOLS AVS.....RED WINGS 5, Colorado 1, Sa 4/26/08 [ 04-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN IS HAT HAPPY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Tomas Holmstrom came from Sweden with the nickname "The Demolition Man."     Holmer's understudy Johan F...
ANGELS EDGE TIGS IN SERIES OPENER.....LA Angels 4, TIGERS 3, F 4/25/08 [ 04-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  GREETINGS FOR GRANDY FOR HIS SOLO HOMER<< COMERICA PARK:     The two hottest teams in the American League met Friday night and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim...
6ERS WIN GAME THREE.....Philadelphia 95, PISTONS 75, F 4/25/08 [ 04-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  DALAMBERT DOMINATED DETROIT FRIDAY<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The 76ers went 2-&-2 vs the Pistons during the regular season and it was no fluke.     Th...
RIVALRY RENEWED.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 3, Th 4/24/08 [ 04-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  R-WING ANDREAS LILJA (L) HEADLOCKS CODY McCORMICK (M) OF THE AVS WHILE DARREN McCARTY (#25) GETS GRABBED FROM BEHIND<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Many of the names an...
TIGERS HOMER WAY TO SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Texas 2, Th 4/24/08 [ 04-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAGGS' 3rHR/B-5TH PUT DETROIT ON TOP TO STAY<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers used a season-high five homeruns to complete their first 3-game series sweep of the...
PISTONS GET EVEN WITH PHILLY.....PISTONS 105, Philadelphia 88, W 4/23/08 [ 04-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAXIELL (R) JAMS OVER PHILLY'S SMITH IN AN ALL-JASON MATCH-UP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons spanked the 76ers Wednesday night, 105-88.   &nb...
TIGS SET COPA RECORD IN ROUT OF RANGERS.....TIGERS 19, Texas 6, W 4/23/08 [ 04-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA WATCHES HIS 3rHR SAIL INTO THE SEATS<< COMERICA PARK:     Remember Tuesday night's BIG surprise announcement by Tiger MGR Jim Leyland that Carlos Guill...
TIGS BOMB TEXAS, LEYLAND DROPS BOMBSHELL.....TIGERS 10, Texas 2, T 4/22/08 [ 04-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  A RARE RAMON SANTIAGO DINGER CAPPED A 5-R/B-3RD FOR DETROIT<< COMERICA PARK:     It took 22 days after Opening Day for the Tigers to show their fans what they...
TIGS END EVEN ROAD TRIP.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 1, M 4/21/08 [ 04-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA (#24) AND JONES CELEBRATE SCORING ON RABURN'S TWO-RUN SINGLE IN THE T-2ND<< TORONTO, ONT:     What's a 1-4 Canadian split?     It has nothing...
PISTONS SURPRISED.....Philadelphia 90, PISTONS 86, S 4/20/08 [ 04-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED BLOCKED IGUODALA AND TIED A FRANCHISE RECORD FOR BLOCKED SHOTS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Philadelphia 76ers trailed the Pistons by 15-P in the 3r...
OZ, WINGS OUST PREDS.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 0, S 4/20/08 [ 04-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  OZ STOPS J.P. DUMONT<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings bounced the pesky Predators out of the playoffs Sunday, winning 3-0 at Nashville.     Detroit...
JAYS JOLT ROBBY IN B-4TH.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 3, S 4/20/08 [ 04-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRANDERSON SWINGS FOR THE HENS (SEE FARM REPT. BELOW)<< TORONTO, ONT:     After losing six straight on home artificial turf, Toronto topped the Tigers for the...
JAYS END SKYDOME SKID TO EDGE DETROIT.....Toronto 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 4/19/08 [ 04-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  EX-TIGER MATT STAIRS SLID INTO DETROIT 2BMAN RYAN RABURN TO BREAK-UP A B-5TH DOUBLE PLAY ATTEMPT<< TORONTO, ONT:     The Tigers have fallen into a win one, los...
HOME ICE PREVAILS.....RED WINGS 2, Nashville 1 (OT), F 4/18/08 [ 04-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN BEAT ELLIS LOW FOR THE GW-GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The hero of March made his presence known in April.     Johan Franzen, who set a new...
LATE RALLY GIVES TIGS A WIN IN T-O.....TIGERS 8, Toronto 4, F 4/18/08 [ 04-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  RENTERIA (#8) GETS HR CONGRATS FROM GUILLEN (#9)<< TORONTO, ONT:     The Tigers scored their third comeback win in five days, 8-4 at Toronto Friday night in the...
INDIANS COUNTERATTACK.....Cleveland 11, TIGERS 1, Th 4/17/08 [ 04-17-2008 ]
>>JV RUBS UP A NEW BALL WHILE STILL LOOKING WHERE THE OLD ONE WENT -- OVER THE WALL<< CLEVELAND, OH:     Justin Verlander made his MLB debut on July 4th, 2005, called up from t...
PREDS CHASE DOM, TIE SERIES.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2, W 4/16/08 [ 04-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE PUCK (at L) GOT BEHIND HASEK (#39) THREE TIMES BEFORE DOM GOT PULLED<< NASHVILLE, TN:     Goals in bunches.     The Predators got 'em in games t...
TIGERS THUMP TRIBE.....TIGERS 13, Cleveland 2, W 4/16/08 [ 04-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  GALARRAGA WON HIS TIGER DEBUT<< CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers have officially busted out of their batting slump.     Detroit won its third straight...
PISTON RESERVES BEAT KING-LESS CAVS.....PISTONS 84, Cleveland 74, W 4/16/08 [ 04-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  AFFLALO (L), GOING FOR A LOOSE BALL VS DWAYNE JONES OF THE CAVS, HAD A DETROIT TEAM-HIGH OF 15-P<< CLEVELAND, OH:     The Piston starters played just the 12-mi...
PISTONS WIN, ARE SECOND BEST.....PISTONS 115, Minnesota 103, T 4/15/08 [ 04-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  COREY BREWER (#22 at R) DEFENDS VS DETROIT'S JARVIS HAYES (#9 at L)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons closed their home schedule for the regular-season...
TIGER TATERS TOP TWINS.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 5, T 4/15/08 [ 04-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  CABRERA (#24 at L) RECEIVED A HERO'S WELCOME HOME FROM MAGGS (R)<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers slugged four homeruns to score their second consecutive B-8th...
THEN, THE MUSIC STOPPED.....Nashville 5, RED WINGS 3, M 4/14/08 [ 04-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  ARNOTT BLASTED THE GWG PAST DEFENDER LILJA<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings were humming along in the 3rd-Per, playing keepaway and protecting a one goal le...
FIRST HOME WIN A DOOZY.....TIGERS 11, Minnesota 9, M 4/14/08 [ 04-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE BEAT THE TAG FROM FELLOW CATCHER JOE MAUER FOR THE GW-RUN<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers rallied for a massive comeback victory Monday night, 11-9 over...
PISTON BENCH CHALKS UP ANOTHER WIN.....PISTONS 91, Toronto 84, S 4/13/08 [ 04-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP HOOPS VS RAPTORS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Reserves Jason Maxiell & Rodney Stuckey combined for 18-P in the 4th- Qtr as the Pistons pulled away from...
WSOX SLAM TIGERS IN GRAND FASHION.....Chicago WSox 11, TIGERS 0, S 4/13/08 [ 04-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  KORNERKO GOT LOTS OF G-SLAM CONGRATS<< CHICAGO, IL:     To paraphrase White Sox TV play-by-play man Hawk Harrelson, "You can put it on the board..... Oh No!"...
WINGS DOUBLE-UP PREDS TO TAKE A 2-0 SERIES LEAD.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 2, Sa 4/12/08 [ 04-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  McCARTY (#25 IN RED) SCORES ON A JUICY REBOUND<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Not that it was a one-sided affair by any means, but, excepting for a 3-min span early in...
TIGS LOSE IN NEAR NO-NO.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 0, Sa 4/12/08 [ 04-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS IS MEAT AT THE PLATE<< CHICAGO, IL:     The White Sox used to be known as the "Hitless Wonders."     The 2008 Detroit ballclub is becoming kn...
BULLPEN BAILS-OUT BENGALS.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 2, F 4/11/08 [ 04-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  LOPEZ SEZ "TAKE A SEAT" TO SOX<< CHICAGO, IL:     The battered Bengal bullpen had to get all 27 outs Friday on the South Side and the Tigers beat the White Sox...
PISTONS RUN AWAY FROM WIZARDS.....PISTONS 102, Washington 74, F 4/11/08 [ 04-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  MAXIELL GAVE A MAX EFFORT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons took what was a close contest and turned it into a rout in a 102-74 Friday night win over...
IRISH OUST WOLVERINES FROM FROZEN FOUR.....Notre Dame 5, MICHIGAN 4 (OT), Th 4/10/08 [ 04-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  AN IRISH IMPORT FROM SWEDEN ELIMINATED MICHIGAN<< DENVER, CO:     Notre Dame edged Michigan 5-4 in overtime in the second half of the NCAA men's ice hockey Froz...
BOSOX BATTER BENGALS.....Boston 12, TIGERS 6, Th 4/10/08 [ 04-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  MANNY RAN THROUGH A STOP SIGN TO SCORE IN THE B-4th<<     The Red Sox won the rubber game of a Fenway Park series from Detroit Thursday night. The 12-6 decision...
WINGS EDGE PREDS TO OPEN CUP RUN.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 1, Th 4/10/08 [ 04-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  ELLIS STOPPED ZED ON THIS 1ST-PER SHOT, BUT NOT IN THE 3RD-PER ON THE GWG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The opening game of the post- season was like Stanley Cup playo...
EIGHT IS ENOUGH.....TIGERS 7, Boston 2, W 4/9/08 [ 04-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  THAMES WATCHES HIS HR GO OVER THE GREEN MONSTER<<     Eighth time was the charm.     After an 0-&-7 season start the Tigers finally got their first vi...
6ERS SINK DETROIT.....Philadelphia 101, PISTONS 94, W 4/9/08 [ 04-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  IGUODALA DUNKS ON DETROIT<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Pistons dropped their second meaningless game in as many nights, 101-94 at Philadelphia Wednesday.  ...
UNHAPPY ANNIVERSARY.....New York 98, PISTONS 94, T 4/8/08 [ 04-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  ISIAH REKINDLES WITH PISTON OWNER BILL DAVIDSON<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Before the game the Pistons capped their 50th anniversary season celebration by...
RED SOX ROLL DICE & DEFEAT DETROIT.....Boston 5, TIGERS 0, T 4/8/08 [ 04-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  MANNY SLIDES IN SAFE AHEAD OF POLLY'S THROWING ERROR (BALL AT TOP OF PIC)<<     The Red Sox received their 2007 World Series Championship rings and held their ho...
ROCK BOTTOM.....Chicago WSox 13, TIGERS 2, S 4/6/08 [ 04-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  SWISHER SWATTED THE 2ND PITCH INTO THE SEATS<< COMERICA PARK:     It can't get any worse.     Can it?     The entire country could see how...
PISTONS PUNISH HEAT.....PISTONS 91, Miami 75, S 4/6/08 [ 04-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE HAD LITTLE TROUBLE GETTING AROUND MIAMI<< MIAMI, FL:     The Pistons trailed by 7-P early, but clamped-down their trademark defense and held the Heat to...
PLAYOFF READY.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 1, S 4/6/08 [ 04-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUDLER SNAPPED HIS SCORING SLMP WITH THE OPENING GOAL SUNDAY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings warmed-up for their first round playoff match-up vs division...
C-HOOP.....MARQUETTE BEATS MSU FOR WNIT TITLE.....Marquette 81, MICHIGAN STATE 66, Sa 4/5/08 [ 04-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  BRITTNEY THOMAS DRIVES INSIDE VS MARQUETTE<< BRESLIN CENTER:     Like the men's basketball team and the defending NCAA Champion ice-men, the Michigan State wom...
ZERO AND FIVE.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 3, Sa 4/5/08 [ 04-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  JACQUE JONES SLID HOME WITH THE GAME'S FIRST RUN IN THE B-2ND<< COMERICA PARK:     Dontrelle Willis made his Detroit debut and only gave up one hit, but walked...
PISTONS BULLDOZE NETS.....PISTONS 106, New Jersey 87, F 4/4/08 [ 04-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  'DICE (#24) DUNKS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rolled to their fourth consecutive victory, a 106-87 Auburn Hills Friday night decision.   &n...
UGLY DEFEAT.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 5, F 4/4/08 [ 04-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  A.J. BROKE THE BALLGAME OPEN IN THE T-7TH<< COMERICA PARK:     Three pitches, three runs.     That's all the time it took the White Sox to snap a 5-a...
LATE RETURNS EARN WINGS RE-ELECTION.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 2, Th 4/3/08 [ 04-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (L) AND ZETTERBERG (R) CELEBRATE ZED'S GAME-WINNING GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Two late 3rd-Per goals gave the Red Wings the win they needed to clinc...
ROYALLY SWEPT.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 1, 4/3/08 [ 04-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  MARCUS THAMES KISSED THE FENCE AND MADE THE CATCH<< COMERICA PARK:     The Kansas City Royals completed an opening series, 3-game sweep at Detroit by beating...
HUNGRY HAWKS TAKE BITE OUT OF DETROIT.....Chicago 6, RED WINGS 2, W 4/2/08 [ 04-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  MALTBY (#18) GOT DETROIT'S SECOND GOAL<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Blackhawks blitzed Red Wing goalie Dominik Hasek for a trio of goals on just six shots in the firs...
C-HOOP.....SPARTAN WOMEN EARN WAY TO TITLE TILT, 4/2/08 [ 04-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  ALLYSSA DeHAAN<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     The biggest player (6-foot-9) in Spartan women's hoop history made the biggest shot of the season.     An All...
ROYALS HURLERS FRUSTRATE TIGER HITTERS.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 0, W 4/2/08 [ 04-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRUDZIELANEK KEYED THE 2-R/T-6TH WITH HIS TWO-BAGGER<< COMERICA PARK:     New SStop Edgar Renteria went 3-for-4, all singles. The rest of the Tigers went a c...
DETROIT JV RALLIES IN MINNY.....PISTONS 94, Minnesota 90, T 4/1/01 [ 04-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY (#3) SCORED A CAREER-HIGH<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Even though Piston All- Stars Chauncey Billups, Rip Hamilton & Rasheed Wallace received a pre-playoff...
ROYALS EDGE TIGS IN OPENER.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 4 (11-INN), M 3/31/08 [ 03-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  O-DAY IN DETROIT<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers lost their second extra inning home/season opener in as many years, and for the same reason.     Mo...
FRANZEN & HASEK LIFT WINGS TO OVERTIME WIN.....RED WINGS 1, Nashville 0 (OT), S 3/30/08 [ 03-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  WINGS & PREDS PLAYED IN CLOSE QUARTERS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Johan Franzen knocked-in a bouncing puck with 1:39 left in overtime for the only goal of the game...
C-HOOP.....MSU WOMEN AND KANSAS MEN MOVE ON, 3/30/08 [ 03-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  KEANE (#15) LED MSU WITH 15-P, 8-RB & 4-ST VS UofM<< @ BESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State ousted Michigan from the WNIT quarterfinals, 45-40 in overtime Sunday...
PISTONS CAP LeBRON & PASTE CAVS.....PISTONS 85, Cleveland 71, Sa 3/29/08 [ 03-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  CURRENT GM JOE DUMARS (L) HELPED HONOR JACK McCLOSKEY (R), THE MAN WHO BROUGHT JOE D TO DETROIT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons scored the opening ba...
C-ICE.....MSU OUSTED WHILE WOLVERINES ADVANCE TO FROZEN FOUR, Sa 3/29/08 [ 03-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  JUSTIN ABDELKADER HAD MSU's LONE GOAL<< @ COLORADO SPRINGS, CO:     A lousy MSU weekend continued out west late Saturday night when the Spartan ice hockey team joi...
TIGS DROP EXHIBITION FINALE.....Houston 9, TIGERS 4, Sa 3/29/08 [ 03-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  JACQUE JONES (#19) HIT HIS ONLY SPRING HOMER<< HOUSTON, TX:     The Tigers lost their last exhibition outing, 9-4 at Houston Saturday afternoon.    ...
TIGERS CLUB ASTROS.....TIGERS 10, Houston 0, F 3/28/08 [ 03-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY BONDERMAN<< HOUSTON, TX:     Jeremy Bonderman and five Tiger relievers combined to throw a 4-H shutout in a 10-0 exhibition win at Houston Friday night i...
BOYES LIFTS BLUES TO WIN.....St. Louis 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), F 3/28/08 [ 03-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  BOYES (R) CELEBRATES HIS GWG WITH BLUES CAPT. BREWER (L, #4)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Brad Boyes' second goal of the game, his 40th of the season, came at 2:43 of...
C-ICE.....WOLVERINES ROMP & SPARTYS WIN TOO, F 3/28/08 [ 03-28-2008 ]
>>caption: PORTER (L) AND KOLARIK (R) BOTH HAD A BIG NIGHT<< @ ALBANY, NY:     The top-ranked Michigan Wolverines had little trouble disposing of Niagara with a 5-1 decision in the...
C-HOOP.....MSU, BIG TEN DONE, F 3/28/08 [ 03-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  SUTON (L) WAS ONE OF THE FEW MSU BRIGHT SPOTS<< @ HOUSTON, TX:     MSU alum Earvin Johnson Jr. was in the audience, but there was no "Magic" for the Spartans Frida...
ANOTHER CENTRAL CROWN.....PISTONS 85, Miami 69, Th 3/27/08 [ 03-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  AFFLALO HAD A HOT NIGHT VS THE HEAT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons clinched another NBA Central Division title by beating the Miami Heat 85-69 Thur...
TIGERS FLOG PHILS TO FINISH FLORIDA SLATE.....TIGERS 14, Philadelphia 5, Th 3/27/08 [ 03-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  CLETE THOMAS<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers used an 18-hit attack by both regulars and youngsters to defeat the Phillies 14-5 Thursday afternoon in their Gra...
RANGERS SWEEP PLYMOUTH OUT OF THE PLAYOFFS.....Kitchener 7, WHALERS 4, W 3/26/08 [ 03-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  JUSTIN AZEVEDO<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The top-seeded Kitchener Rangers completed an opening round, four game playoff sweep of the Plymouth Whalers with a 7-4...
RAPTORS SURGE PAST DETROIT.....Toronto 89, PISTONS 82, W 3/26/08 [ 03-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS BOSH (with ball) LED T-O WITH 21-P<< TORONTO, ONT:     The Pistons lost to possible playoff opponent Toronto for the first time in three meetings this se...
WILLIS RIPPED, BYRDAK CUT.....Pittsburgh 7, TIGERS 4, W 3/26/08 [ 03-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  TIM BYRDAK<< BRADENTON, FL:     Dontrelle Willis continued to struggle and Tim Byrdak was sent to the unemployment line (see below) on Tuesday and the Tigers...
ANOTHER WINNER FOR FRANZEN.....RED WINGS 2, St. Louis 1, T 3/25/08 [ 03-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  ANOTHER MILESTONE GAME FOR CHELIOS (#24)<< ST. LOUIS, MO:     Johan Franzen scored his fifth game-winning goal in the last 11 games, his 7th GWG of the season...
TIGS DO CABRERA DEAL, MAKE ROSTER CUTS & DOWN ASTROS.....TIGERS 10, Houston 9, T 3/25/08 [ 03-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIGUEL CABRERA<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers finalized and formally announced the Miguel Cabrera contract extensiion reported since Saturday night (see be...
MR BIG SHOT CARRIES PISTONS PAST SUNS.....PISTONS 110, Phoenix 105 (OT), M 3/24/08 [ 03-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  THEO RATLIFF (L) AND JASON MAXIELL (R) BATTLE SHAQ (M)< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Chauncey Billups popped for nine of Detroit's 14-P in overtime to lead the...
RANGERS CLOSE TO SENDING PLYMOUTH PACKING.....Kitchener 7, WHALERS 3, M 3/24/08 [ 03-24-2008 ]
>>caption:   CHRIS TERRY<< KITCHENER, ONT:     The OHL Western Conference top-seeded Kitchener Rangers scored their third consecutive, one-sided win over the Whalers Monday...
TIGERS SNAP LOSING SKID.....TIGERS 5, Washington 3, M 3/24/08 [ 03-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  DANE SARDINHA<< VIERA, FL:     The Tigers won for the first time since March 12th by beating the Washington Nationals 5-3 Monday afternoon.     Over...
WIZARDS WIZ BY DETROIT.....Washington 95, PISTONS 83, S 3/23/08 [ 03-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  UNHAPPY SHEED WAS CALLED FOR A 4TH-QTR FOUL<< WASHINGTON DC:     Still minus injured star Gilbert Arenas, the Washington Wizards raced to an early lead on their...
TIGS TIE TRIBE.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 3 (10-INN), S 3/23/08 [ 03-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  GARY SHEFFIELD<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Easter Bunny was in the sellout Lakeland audience of  9,781 which watched the Tigers and the Cleveland Indians p...
SWEET 16 AGAIN FOR SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN STATE 65, Pittsburgh 54, Sa 3/22/08 [ 03-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS (#1) HELPED LIFT MSU PAST PITT<< DENVER, CO:     Superior guard play carried Michigan State to the NCAA Sweet 16 as MSU blew open a close game late, beati...
RANGERS GO 2-0-UP ON WHALERS.....Kitchener 6, WHALERS 4, Sa 3/22/08 [ 03-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  RANGERS GOALER STEVE MASON STOPS PLYMOUTH'S KAINE GELDART ON A PENALTY SHOT (Whalers photo by Walt Dmock)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Kitchener Rangers made it t...
NIFTY 50 FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 1, Sa 3/22/08 [ 03-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  PAVEL DATSYUK<< COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings reached the 50 win plateau for the season, the fourth consecutive year they've done so, the first time an NHL te...
WOLVERINES WIN CCHA TITLE.....Sa 3/22/08 [ 03-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  UM CELEBRATES CCHA CHAMPIONSHIP<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     After looking ordinary in a semi- final win over Northern Michigan on Friday, Michigan Wolverine junior...
RAINS THWART MANY GRAPEFRUIT GAMES .....TIGERS @ Phillies, CAN'D, Sa 3/22/08 [ 03-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  KENNY ROGERS<< CLEARWATER, FL:     The hitless Tigers were washed out for the second time this spring Saturday at Bright House Field vs the Philadelphia Phillies...
KITCHENER KLOBBERS PLYMOUTH IN PLAYOFF OPENER.....Kitchener 9, WHALERS 2, F 3/21/08 [ 03-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  NICK SPALING HAD THE "HAT"<< KITCHENER, ONT:     The Kitchener Rangers scored four goals in the 1st-Per, four more in the 2nd-Per and added one more for spite in...
CCHA SEMIS.....F 3/21/08 [ 03-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  ALEC MARTINEZ SCORED IN OT FOR MIAMI-OF-OHIO<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     After an entire season and a set of playoffs, the acknowledged two best teams in the league...
JAYS JOLT D-TRAIN.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 3, F 3/21/08 [ 03-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF COOKED-UP A 2rHR OFF JAYS RHP JESSE LITSCH<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Toronto Blue Jays posted a 5-R/T-4th off Detroit starter Dontrelle Willis in a 5-3...
WINGS DOUBLE-UP PREDS.....RED WINGS 6, Nashville 3, Th 3/20/08 [ 03-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOHAN FRANZEN<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings scored a trio of goals in each of the last two periods to defeat the Nashville Predators 6-3 in Thursday night...
TO ERR IS TIGER.....Atlanta 3, TIGERS 2, Th 3/20/08 [ 03-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHIPPER JONES<< DISNEY SPORTS COMPLEX:     A pair of errors in the B-9th allowed Atlanta to score a pair of runs to tie and win the contest in a 3-2 decision ov...
STATE STOMPS ENDANGERED OWLS.....MICHIGAN STATE 72, Temple 61, Th 3/20/08 [ 03-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  RAYMAR MORGAN LED STATE WITH 15-P AGAINST TEMPLE<< DENVER, CO:     John "Lansing" Smith may be long gone from Spartyland, but the spread offense returned to MSU...
KING JAMES RESTORES CAVS CLAIM.....Cleveland 89, PISTONS 73, W 3/19/08 [ 03-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  ILGAUSKAS (R) CAME BACK FROM A BAD BACK<< CLEVELAND, OH:     As well as the Pistons have played this season, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are still...
FLAG-WAVING TRICK.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 1, W 3/19/08 [ 03-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG CARRIED THE PLAY WEDNESDAY VS THE BJ's<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings snapped a two game losing skid as Henrik Zetterberg scored the Hat Trick...
PISTONS OUT-GUN NUGGETS.....PISTONS 136, Denver 120, T 3/18/08 [ 03-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  KENYON MARTIN CLASHES WITH JASON MAXIELL (#54)<< PALACE OF AUBURN:     The Pistons concluded their five game homestand with a bang, winning an old-fashioned N...
TIGS TUMBLE AGAIN.....Washington 9, TIGERS 1, T 3/18/08 [ 03-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  BONDO THROWS AT NATS<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers made more noteworthy news off the field than on Tuesday (see below).     A Marcus Thames solo...
REDS BEAT GREENS.....Cincinnati 5, TIGERS 3, M 3/17/08 [ 03-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN WHIFFS AGAINST CINCY'S CUETO<< SARASSOTA, FL:     The Tigers wore green hats with their standard road grays. The Reds, who used to have a tradition of...
WHALERS BEACHED BY SAGINAW BAY.....Saginaw 4, WHALERS 3 (SO), S 3/16/08 [ 03-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  TYLER MUROVICH<< SAGINAW, MI:     Plymouth took 50 shots over 65-mins, but still lost a Saginaw Sunday, 4-3 in a shootout, for a disappointing end to the Whalers...
JACKETS DOMINATE HASEK.....Columbus 4, RED WINGS 3, S 3/16/08 [ 03-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  MALHOTRA (R) SHOOTS PAST CAPT. NICK LIDSTROM (L)<< COLUMBUS, OH:     The Blue Jackets chased Red Wings starting goalie Dominik Hasek midway through the middle...
GEORGIA JARVIS SWATS HORNETS.....PISTONS 105, New Orleans 84, S 3/16/08 [ 03-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAYES SET AND MATCHED CAREER-HIGHS VS HORNETS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     On the surface the 105-84 final score Sunday afternoon looks like a Pistons blowout...
UNLUCKY 7's FOR TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 7, TIGERS (SS) 2 & NY Mets 7, TIGERS (SS) 4 , S 3/16/08 [ 03-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  WILLIS ALLOWED A 3-R/B-3RD IN ST. PETE<<     After winning their first two Grapefruit LGE split-squad doubleheaders this month, Sunday the Tigers lost the last...
STAMKOS STINGS WHALERS.....Sarnia 5, WHALERS 4, Sa 3/15/08 [ 03-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  MATT MARTIN GOT THE GAME- WINNER AND AN ASSIST FOR THE STING<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Steven Stamkos had a goal and a pair of assists, including the helper on the...
C-HOOP..... BADGERS BOUNCE SPARTYS, AGAIN, Sa 3/15/08 [ 03-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU's RAYMAR MORGAN SHOOTS AGAINST WISCONSIN'S JOE KRABBENHOFT<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Michigan State just can't beat the Badger Basketball monster.   &...
PREDS GET WIN IN DETROIT RETURN.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 1, Sa 3/15/08 [ 03-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  PREDS GOALIE DAN ELLIS FRUSTRATED DETROIT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Making their second visit to The Joe in seven days, the Nashville Predators got a better result...
YANKS CHASE VERLANDER.....NY Yankees (SS) 11, TIGERS 7, Sa 3/15/08 [ 03-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRANDY'S BIG BAT COULD BEAT THE BOMBERS<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Yankees scored five times before Justin Verlander could record a second out and New York wen...
MHSAA CROWNS NEW HOOP CHAMPS.....Sa 3/15/08 [ 03-15-2008 ]
BRESLIN CENTER:     Go to our detroitsports-mcw.com "Links" icon to access the Michigan High School Athletic Association website for all the details on Saturday's Boy's Basketball F...
RIP RIPS SPURS.....PISTONS 84, San Antonio 80, F 3/14/08 [ 03-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON (#32) DEFENDS AGAINST PARKER (#9)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons held off a 4th-Qtr Spurs surge to beat the defending NBA World Champion San...
HOUNDS HUMBLE PLYMOUTH.....Sault Ste. Marie 5, WHALERS 2, F 3/14/08 [ 03-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  DUSTIN JEFFREY<< SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers continued to limp toward the end of the OHL regular season, losing the final stop of a four game...
TIGERS WASHED OUT.....TIGERS v Houston, CAN'D, F 3/14/08   [ 03-14-2008 ]
KISSIMMEE, FL:     The first Tiger night game of the Grapefruit LGE exhibition was washed-out by central Florida rains Friday night with Detroit slated to visit the Houston Astros a...
C-HOOP.....STATE ADVANCES, UM OUSTED, F 3/14/08 [ 03-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  DREW NEITZEL (#11) BEATS BUCKEYE EVAN TURNER (#21) TO THE HOOP<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Senior guard Drew Neitzel scored a season-high 28-P to lead Michigan Stat...
WINGS HIT 100-P & CLINCH PLAYOFF SPOT BY STOPPING STARS.....RED WINGS 5, Dallas 3, Th 3/13/08 [ 03-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN (L) STANDS OVER TURCO TO CELEBRATE DETROIT'S FIRST GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings rallied from 1-0 and 3-1 defecits, getting a pair of goal...
TIGS TIE BRAVOS.....Atlanta 6, TIGERS 6 (10-INN), Th 3/13/08 [ 03-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF'S FIRST HR TROT OF '08< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers remained unbeaten in their last half dozen Grapefruit games, but had to push across a lone run in...
C-HOOP.....UM MOVES ON, Th 3/13/08 [ 03-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS OUT- HOPPED THE HAWKEYES<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Big Ten men's basketball tournament opened Thursday at Conseco Fieldhouse with Michigan scori...
PISTONS FALL SHORT OF 6ERS.....Philadelphia 83, PISTONS 82, W 3/12/08 [ 03-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  IGUODALA (L) SHOOTS OVER DETROIT'S RASTLIFF<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Even though the Philadelphia 76ers didn't score in the final 2:27 of the contest, the...
TIGS THUMP ASTROS & TRIM TWELVE.....TIGERS 11, Houston 4, W 3/12/09 [ 03-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  RICK PORCELLO<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     Hours after the first roster cutdown of camp (see below), Tiger MGR Jim Leyland put what is expected to be his top-to-botto...
WINGS EXTEND WIN STREAK.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 1, T 3/11/08 [ 03-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (M) CELEBRATES HIS GAME-WINNING GOAL<< JOE LOUIS AENA:     Two things ice hockey coaches like are hot streaks and match-ups.     Red Wing hea...
SPITS BLITZ PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 3, T 3/11/08 [ 03-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOSH BAILEY<< WINDSOR, ONT:     In an emotional contest at Windsor Arena the Spitfires scored four times in the opening period, then held on for a 5-3 win vs the...
TIGS TAKE TWO.....TIGERS 5, Cincinnati 4 & TIGERS 4, Clevelans 2 (10-INN), T 3/11/08 [ 03-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEFF LARISH<<     The Tigers won their second split squad doubleheader in as many twinbills this month, edging Cincinnati 5-4 in Lakeland and also getting by Cleve...
C-HOOP.....OU OUSTED, M 3/10/08 [ 03-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  OU's DERICK NELSON<< TULSA, OK:     The 3rd-seeded Oakland Golden Grizzlies were bounced out of the Summit LGE men's basketbal tournament semi-finals by #2-seed...
TIGERS SWAT NATS.....TIGERS 4, Washington 3, M 3/10/08 [ 03-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOE BOWEN<< VIERA, FL:     Justin Verlander threw his third scoreless start of the Grapefruit season and Tiger catchers batted-in the first and last runs of the...
PISTONS FINALLY BEAT BULLS.....PISTONS 116, Chicago 109, S 3/9/08 [ 03-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHANNON BROWN (L) AND CHAUNCEY BILLUPS (R) CHASE A LOOSE BALL<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Although they played without ankle injured Rasheed Wallace for a s...
WINGS HANG ON TO EDGE PREDS.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 3, S 3/9/08 [ 03-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  CAPT. NICK (L) WAS BACK IN ACTION<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings scored twice in each of the first two periods, then had to hold on when the visitors put...
TIGS BEAT BUCS IN TEN.....TIGERS 9, Pittsburgh 7 (10-INN), S 3/9/08   [ 03-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  FREDDY GUZMAN<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     What looked to be an easy exhibition win turned into a near giveaway as the Tigers let a large lead slip away before beati...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS & WOLVERINES BOTH CLOSE IN DEFEAT BUT GRIZZLIES ADVANCE, S 3/9/08 [ 03-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU's RAYMAR MORGAN SHOOTS AGAINST OSU'S MATT TERWILLIGER<< @ COLUMBUS OHIO:     Road woes continued to plague the Michigan State Spartans Sunday as MSU dropped...
PLYMOUTH ALL THE WAY.....WHALERS 3, Erie 2, Sa 3/8/08 [ 03-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  PATRICK LEE<< ERIE, PA:     It took the Whalers just 15-sec to score and Plymouth led all the way in a 3-2 Saturday night win at Erie.     Michal Jor...
JAYS TOP TIGS IN LAST AT-BAT.....Toronto 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 3/8/08 [ 03-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  MIKE HESSMAN<< DUNEDIN, FL:     Toronto topped the Tigers for the first time in three March meetings by getting a late run to snap a 3-all tie for a 4-3 Saturday...
PRINCE PACES PISTONS IN NYC.....PISTONS 101, New York 97, F 3/7/08 [ 03-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE SHOOTS IN MSG<< NYC, NY:     Tayshaun Prince scored 28-P including a key basket in the closing seconds to help the Pistons edge the New York Knicks 101...
STORM DOUBLE-UP PLYMOUTH.....Guelph 4, WHALERS 2, F 3/7/08 [ 03-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  HARRISON REED GOT THE GWG<< GUELPH, ONT:     The Whalers scored twice in the opening period, but not again, and lost Friday night at Guelph, 4-2.    ...
PUDGE GOES GOOFEY AT THE PLATE.....TIGERS 9, Atlanta 6, F 3/7/08 [ 03-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  IVAN RODRIGUEZ DINGERED AT DISNEY<< DISNEY WORLD:     Ivan Rodriguez accounted for more than half of the Tiger runs in a 9-6 Friday matinee win over the Atlant...
C-HOOP.....SPARTYS SINK ILLINI, Th 3/6/08 [ 03-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU's MARQUISE GRAY DEFENDS VS CHESTER FRAZIER (#3)<< CHAMPAIGN, IL:     Michigan State overcame a lethargic start at both ends of the floor to score a 59-51 T...
TIGERS STOPPED SHORT.....Atlanta 5, TIGERS 4 (8.5-INN), Th 3/6/08 [ 03-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  DONTRELLE WILLIS<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     In a game halted by rain after eight and a half innings with the home team still due an at-bat, Atlanta edged the Tigers...
GARNETT CARRIES CELTICS OVER DETROIT.....Boston 90, PISTONS 78, W 3/5/08 [ 03-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  K.G. (R) FACES SHEED<< BOSTON, MA:     Kevin Garnett potted his new season-high of 31-P to carry the Boston Celtics past the Pistons, 90-78 Wednesday night in B...
WINGS BEAT IMPOTENT BLUES.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 1, W 3/5/08 [ 03-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  DATSYUK (L) TAKES THE PUCK FROM JACKMAN (R)<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Pavel Datsyuk scored twice and Brian Rafalski celebrated his return from injury with a goal a...
TIGS TAKE TWO.....TIGERS (SS) 6, Philadelphia 2, & ,TIGERS (SS) 4, Pittsburgh 1, W 3/5/08 [ 03-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  CARLOS GUILLEN<<     The Tigers snapped a 3-game Florida losing streak by winning both games of a split squad doubleheader from a pair of National League teams.......
PISTONS OVERCOME EARLY SONICS EXPLOSION.....PISTONS 100, Seattle 97, T 3/4/08 [ 03-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE WITH A LAYUP VS THE SONICS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Supersonics posted an enormous 41-P opening quarter and led by as many as 15-P before the P...
TITANS CLOSE SORRY SEASON.....Wright State 60, UDM 37, T 3/04/08 [ 03-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  EULIS STEPHENS<< DAYTON, OH:     The UDM Titans ended a horrible season with a 60-37 Tuesday evening defeat at Wright State in the opening round of the Horizo...
ASTROS OUT-BAT BENGALS.....Houston 11, TIGERS 10, T 3/4/08 [ 03-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE BEGAN THE GAME WITH A BANG<< KISSIMMEE, FL:     For a second consecutive day, an impressive Tiger starting pitching assignment was followed by a battered b...
RAYS STAY PERFECT IN TOPPING TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 10, TIGERS 9, M 3/3/08 [ 03-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY BONDERMAN<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     Non-roster catcher Hector Giminez delivered the go-ahead RBI-2B in the T-9th to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 10-9 win ove...
WINGS WIN  IN BUFFALO....RED WINGS 4, Buffalo 2, S 3/2/08 [ 03-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  MALTBY (#18) GETS CONGRATS FOR CLINCHER<< BUFFALO, NY:     In their worst slump in 20 years, the Red Wings earned just their second victory in a dozen games w...
C-HOOP.....SPARTYS ROUT HOOSIERS, S 3/2/08 [ 03-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  NAYMICK (M) AND SUTON BATTLE GORDON (#23)<< BRESLIN CENTER:     On a super, Double Drew Senior Day at Breslin Center, it was both the Neitzel/Naymick duo and a...
WHALERS SALVAGE A WEEKEND WIN.....WHALERS 5, Saginaw 2, S 3/2/08 [ 03-02-2008 ]
>>caption: COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers snapped a 2-game weekend losing skid by beating the Saginaw Spirit 5-2 in a Sunday matinee.     The Whalers used...
ROGERS A-OK, BUT TIGS TAKE FIRST DEFEAT.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 1, S 3/2/08 [ 03-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  KENNY ROGERS<< WINTER HAVEN, FL:     The Tigers suffered their first loss of the spring, but who cares?     Detroit was defeated 3-1 by Cleveland Sun...
PISTONS BEAT CLIPS, AS USUAL.....PISTONS 103, Los Angeles Clippers 73,  Sa 3/1/08 [ 03-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE BULLDOZES THRU THE CLIPPER DEFENDERS<< LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Pistons concluded their 4-game western road trip with a bounce-back win in LA.  ...
EAST BEAST BULLS BEAT PLYMOUTH.....Belleville 3 WHALERS 1,  Sa 3/1/08 [ 03-01-2008 ]
>>caption:   BULLS GOALEER MIKE MURPHY STOPS WHALER SHOOTER ANDREW FOURNIER (Whalers photo by Walt Dmoch)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Belleville beat the Whalers 3-1 Saturday ni...
C-HOOP.....MORE L's FOR UM & UDM, Sat 3/1/08 [ 03-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  BUTLER COACH BRAD STEVENS GIVES CONGRATS TO 3-POPPIN' PETE<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:          Penn State registered four consecutive home court wins for...
TIGS & TRIBE TIE.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 3 (10-INN), Sa 3/1/08 [ 03-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  DONTRELLE WILLIS<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     A virtual sellout audience of 9,068 watched the Cleveland Indians and the Tigers scrap to a 3-all/10-INN tie Saturday a...
LUCKY SHARKS DOWN SLUMPING WINGS.....San Jose 3, RED WINGS 2, F 2/29/08 [ 02-29-2008 ]
caption:  BRAD STUART (#23) HAD A BRUISING DETROIT DEBUT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A fluke goal midway through the 3rd-Per gave San Jose a 3-2 win over the Red Wings Friday n...
STING STICK IT TO PLYMOUTH.....Sarnia 6, WHALERS 5, F 2/29/08 [ 02-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  SARNIA'S STEVE STAMKOS<< SARNIA, ONT:     The homestanding Sting out-shot Plymouth 48-27 Friday night as they just did edge the Whalers 6-5 in Sarnia.   &...
ACES WILD IN LATEST TIGER WIN.....TIGERS 3, Toronto 1, F 2/29/08 [ 02-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  CURTIS GRANDERSON<< DUNEDIN, FL:     RHanders Roy Halladay and Justin Verlander were on display Friday as the Tigers won their second straight from Toronto, this...
C-HOOP.....BADGERS ELIMINATE SPARTYS, Th 2/28/08 [ 02-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  TREVON HUGHES DRIBBLES PAST MSU's KALIN LUCAS<< @ MADISON, WI:     The Wisconsin Badgers played a near perfect game Thursday night by beating Michigan State 57-42....
EARLY TIGER RUNS BEAT BLUE JAYS.....TIGERS 4, Toronto 1, Th 2/28/08 [ 02-28-2008 ]
>>caption:  VIRGIL VASQUEZ (file photo)<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers took a 4-0/B-2nd lead on their way to a 4-1 win over Toronto in a Thursday Lakeland matinee....
JAZZ RALLY VS DETROIT TO KEEP TWO STREAKS ALIVE.....Utah 103, PISTONS 95, W 2/27/08 [ 02-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  EVEN MAXIELL'S FOUL COULDN'T STOP MILLSAP (R)<< SALT LAKE CITY, UT:     The Utah Jazz out-scored Detroit 36-24 in a frantic 4th-Qtr to beat the Pistons 103-98 W...
FANS BUNDLE UP FOR TIGER GRADEFRUIT OPENER.....TIGERS 4, NY Mets 2, W 2/27/08 [ 02-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRESTON LARRISON GOT THE RELIEF WIN<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers used a 4-R/B-7th to win their Grapefruit LGE opener from the New York Mets, 4-2 on a chil...
DEADLINE DAY DEFEAT.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), T 2/26/08 [ 02-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  WINGS CONGRATULATE DATSYUK (Middle) ON HIS GAME- TIEING TALLY<< EDMONTON, ALTA:     The Red Wings obtained a badly needed defenseman, Brad Stuart (see below),...
C-HOOP.....WILDCATS SURPRISE WOLVERINES, T 2/26/08 [ 02-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  EDOH LOOKS AT THE SCOREBOARD IN DISBELIEF<< CRISLER ARENA:     Northwestern put a reality-check halt to Michigan's recent (4-of-5) win streak with a 62-60 Tuesd...
TIGERS STOMP MOCCASINS.....TIGERS 17, Florida-Southern 4, T 2/26/08 [ 02-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  FLA-SOUTHERN 2BMAN COLIN KALINE<< MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers played their annual exhibition opener against their Lakeland neighbors of Florida Southern C...
PISTONS EDGE NUGGETS FOR 3RD STRAIGHT WIN.....PISTONS 98, Denver 93, M 2/25/08 [ 02-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  DICE PLAYS KEEPAWAY<< DENVER, CO:     Chauncey Billups, Richard Hamilton and Tayshaun Prince scored 20-P each to lead the Pistons to a 98-93 Monday night win in...
AS GOOD AS IT GETS.....PISTONS 116, Phoenix 86, S 2/24/08 [ 02-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SHOOTS A  "J"<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Pistons quickly turned a much anticipated nationally telecast marquee match-up into runaway as Detroit drubbed t...
WINGS SLIDE FURTHER OUT WEST.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 1, Sa 2/23/08 [ 02-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  BRETT LEBDA (L) BATTLES CANUCK MATT COOKE BY THE BOARDS<< VANCOUVER, BC:     The Canucks salvaged the final game of their season series with the Red Wings when...
WOLVERINES FINALLY BEAT SPARTAN ICERS.....MICHIGAN 5, MICH STATE 2, Sa 2/23/08 [ 02-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  MILLER (at left) CELEBRATES HIS FIRST GOAL OF THE SEASON FOR UM<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The #1 nationally ranked Michigan Wolverine hockey team finally defeated #...
SOO HOUNDS SMITH.....Sault Ste. Marie 2, WHALERS 1 (SO), Sa 2/23/08 [ 02-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY SMITH<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     After winning a 7-6 home shootout over Brampton on Friday, the Whalers were edged 2-1 Saturday by Sault Ste. Marie in a secon...
C-HOOP.....#300 FOR IZZO, Sat 2/23/08 [ 02-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  SPARTANS SALUTE IZZO'S 300TH MSU WIN<< BRESLIN CENTER:     Remembering an embarrassing 43-36 loss at Iowa City six weeks before, the Michigan State Spartans wasted...
KIPPER BLANKS WINGS.....Calgary 1, RED WINGS 0, F 2/22/08 [ 02-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  KIPRUSOFF GOT HIS FIRST SHUTOUT OF THE SEASON, DETROIT SUFFERED ITS THIRD<< CALGARY, ALTA:     The Red Wing slump continued in a 1-0 shutout defeat to goalie Mi...
PISTONS BEAT BUCKS IN REMATCH.....PISTONS 127, Milwaukee 100, F 2/22/08 [ 02-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  AFFALO TO DA HOOP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     In an old-fashioned NBA run-and- gun game, the Pistons beat Milwaukee 127-100 Friday night at the Palace.  ...
TERRY CARRIES WHALERS TO WIN.....WHALERS 7, Brampton 6 (SO), F 2/22/08 [ 02-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  TERRY DEPOSITS HIS OHL-LEADING 5TH SHOOTOUT GOAL PAST BRAMPTON GOALER PATRICK KILEEN (Whalers photo by Walt Dmoch)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Whalers leading goal...
C-HOOP.....UM STREAK ENDS, WSU's CONTINUES, Th 2/21/08 [ 02-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOT McKENZIE CARRIED MINNESOTA OVER MICHIGAN<< @ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Golden Gophers surged in the 2nd-H and Minnesota beat Michigan 69-60 Thursday night in Bi...
OHL IN MOURNING.....WHALERS @ Windsor, PPD, Th 2/21/08 [ 02-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  R-I-P MICKEY RENAUD<< WINDSOR, ONT:     Due to the sudden death of Windsor Spitfires Capt. Mickey Renaud on Monday, Thursday night's Plymouth Whalers at Windsor...
BUCKS BEST PISTONS.....Milwaukee 103, PISTONS 98, W 2/20/08 [ 02-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED (#36, right) STEPS INTO BELL (#42, left)<< MILWAUKEE, WI:     A late 4th-Qtr comeback attempt fell short and the Pistons lost their second consecutive, po...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS SOAR, TITANS ARE EDGED IN FINAL SECONDS, W 2/20/08 [ 02-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  GRAY DUNKS VS PSU<< BRESLIN CENTER:     The Michigan State Spartans bounced back from back-to-back road losses against Big Ten heavyweights Purdue and Indiana b...
MAGIC MANHANDLE PISTONS.....Orlando 103, PISTONS 85, T 2/19/08 [ 02-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  RASHARD LEWIS (#9) SCORED 11 OF HIS 20-P IN THE FINAL QUARTER FOR ORLANDO<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons faltered out of the gate after the NBA All-...
WINGS END SKID, BUT LOSE LIDSTROM.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 0, M 2/18/08 [ 02-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  CAPT. NICK (L) IS ASSISTED OFF THE ICE<< DENVER, CO:     It took a rivalry game vs the Avalanche and a knee injury to Capt. Nicklas Lidstrom to shake the Red W...
KING JAMES KEYS ALL-STAR WIN.....NBA-EAST 134, NBA-West 128, S 2/17/08 [ 02-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  ALL-STAR LeBRON<< NEW ORLEANS, LA:     Ray Allen of the Boston Celtics was game-high with 28-P, but it was a more balanced performance by LeBrion James of the Cle...
SIX-PACK SLUMP.....Dallas 1, RED WINGS 0, S 2/17/08 [ 02-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  TURCO (L) STOPS JIRI HUDLER (R)<< DALLAS, TX:     Things must be going pretty bad for the Red Wings because Sunday they lost to Dallas goalie Marty Turco. &n...
C-HOOP.....UM BEATS BUCKEYES, S 2/17/08 [ 02-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  HARRIS HOOPS VS OSU IN A SUNDAY MATINEE<< CRISLER ARENA:     In a rare Crisler Arena sellout (13,751), Michigan beat Ohio State 80-70 Sunday afternoon on the s...
TOP-RANKED RANGERS EDGE PLYMOUTH.....Kitchener 2, WHALERS 1, Sa 2/16/08 [ 02-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  WHALERS GOALIE SMITH STOPS THE RANGERS' SCOTT TIMMINS (Whalers photo by Rena Laverty)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The OHL & CHL-leading Kitchener Rangers edged the W...
C-HOOP.....TITANS WIN HOMECOMING WHILE MSU & WSU FALL, Sat 2/16/08 [ 02-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  IU's DeANDRE THOMAS SHOOTS OVER MSU's BIG RED<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Michigan State lost its second consecutive contest, both on the road to a Top-25 foe, 80-61...
STINKO.....Columbus 5, RED WINGS 1, F 2/15/08 [ 02-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  MODIN (L) TIPS THE PUCK PAST OSGOOD (R) FOR HIS 2ND GOAL OF THE GAME & OZZIE'S EARLY EXIT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings' season's-worst losing skid exte...
PLYMOUTH SKATES BY SPIRIT.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 2, F 2/15/08 [ 02-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHRISTIAN STEINGRABER<< SAGINAW, MI:     A 3-goal opening period carried the Whalers to a 4-2 road win at Saginaw Friday night, Plymouth's second consecutive vi...
C-HOOP.....UM & UDM GET SOME LOVE ON V-DAY, Th 2/14/08 [ 02-14-2008 ]
>>caption:  GOODE NIGHT FOR UDM<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:     Michigan scored just 16-P in the 1st-H, but rallied from an 11-P intermission defecit to upset the Iowa Hawkeyes 60-52 Th...
PISTONS BOUNCE INTO BREAK WITH 10TH STRAIGHT WIN.....PISTONS 96, Indiana 80, W 2/13/08 [ 02-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  AMIR JOHNSON MUSCLES HIS WAY THROUGH<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons beat Indiana 96-80 Wednesday night at the Palace to enter the NBA All-Star break...
WHALERS STOP STING.....WHALERS 3, Sarnia 1, W 2/13/08 [ 02-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  VERN COOPER<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers snapped a two game losing skid by beating the Sarnia Sting 3-1 on home ice Wednesday evening.     OHL...
C-HOOP.....WAYNE FALLS AT CUP, W 2/13/08 [ 02-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  BRYAN SMOTHERS<< CALIFORNIA, PA:     Wayne State lost its 9th consecutive men's basketball contest, a 66-59 non- conference game at California-PA Wednesday eve...
WORST WINGS OF SEASON.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 2, T 2/12/08 [ 02-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  GROSSE PTE NATIVE DAVID LEGWAND & RED WING BRIAN RAFALSKI CHASE THE PUCK<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Predators chased Detroit goaltender Chris Osgood with three g...
LATE SURGE GIVES PISTONS 9TH STRAIGHT WIN.....PISTONS 94, Atlanta 90, T 2/12/08 [ 02-12-2008 ]
>>caption: MR. BIG SHOT GOES TO THE HOOP IN THE 4TH-QTR<< ATLANTA, GA:     Chauncey Billups scored 12 of Detroit's final 15-P, including ten straight. Billups' heroics helped t...
C-HOOP.....BOILERMAKERS STEAM ON, T 2/12/08 [ 02-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  HUMMEL (#4) SHOOTS A 3-BALL OVER MSU'S LUCAS<< W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Purdue gained revnenge for its lone conference loss (78-75 at Breslin Center on JAN 8TH) by b...
PISTONS ROLL AGAIN.....PISTONS 113, Charlotte 87, S 2/10/08 [ 02-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY POPPED FOR 13-P FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE CONTEST TO TIE HIS CAREER-HIGH<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons blitzed the Bobcats Sunday evening,...
DUCKS DOWN DETROIT IN DISPUTED DECISION.....Anaheim 3, RED WINGS 2, S 2/10/08 [ 02-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE PUCK (lower left) GOT BY GIGUERE (#35), HOWEVER, HOLMER (#96) WAS CITED FOR GOALTENDER INTERFERENCE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings came out flying, b...
FRONTENACS FROST WHALERS.....Kingston 7, WHALERS 4, S 2/10/08 [ 02-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  LATVIAN FRONTENAC DZERINS STARTED THE SCORING<< KINGSTON, ONT:     Plymouth scored on four of its five shots in the 3rd-Per, but it was far too little and much...
BELLEVILLE BLITZ ENDS PLYMOUTH WIN STREAK.....Belleville 6, WHALERS 3, Sa 2/9/08 [ 02-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHAWN MATTHIAS OF THE BULLS<< BELLEVILLE, ONT:     Three unanswered 3rd-Per goals lifted the Belleville Bulls to a 6-3 home ice win over the Whalers Saturday nig...
WINGS LOSE GAME & CLEARY.....Toronto 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Sa 2/9/08 [ 02-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  ANTROPOV (L) CELEBRATED HIS GWG WITH LEAFS CAPT. SUNDIN (R)<< TORONTO, ONT:     It was the 8th annual "Hockey Day In Canada" so the usual "Hockey Night In Can...
C-HOOP.....MSU & UM BOTH WIN AT HOME, Sat 2/9/08 [ 02-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  NEITZEL PASSED EARLY, THEN SHOT HOT TO LIFT MSU TO VICTORY<< @ BRESLIN CENTER:     Drew Neitzel scored 13 of his co-game-high 21-P in less than a 4-min span to ca...
PISTONS BEAT BLAZERS WITH EASE.....PISTONS 91, Portland 82, F 2/8/08 [ 02-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  B-B-B-B-BILLUPS HAD A HOT 1st-QUARTER<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Chauncey Billups scored a team- high of 17-P, all in the opening quarter, to send the Piston...
PLYMOUTH SHOOTOUT BESTS 67's.....WHALERS 3, Ottawa 2 (SO), F 2/8/08 [ 02-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  ANDREW FOURNIER<< OTTAWA, ONT:     Andrew Fournier scored the deciding goal of the shootout session to give the Whalers a 3-2 win at Ottawa Friday night.  ...
THIRD PERIOD COLLAPSE.....Los Angeles 5, RED WINGS 3, Th 2/7/08 [ 02-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  FORMER RED WING KYLE CALDER PUSHED A GOAL PAST OZZIE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Stunned.     Red Wing fans, players and certainly head coach Mike Babcock...
C-HOOP.....MORE LOCAL LOSSES, Th 2/7/08 [ 02-07-2008 ]
>>caption:  TERRY SMITH/MERCYHURST<< @ YOUNGSTOWN, OH:     Another 2nd-H fade and another Detroit Titans men's basketball loss on Thursday night.     Ahead 28-24 at...
PISTONS EDGE SHAQ-LESS HEAT.....PISTONS 100, Miami 95, W 2/6/08 [ 02-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  AARON AFFALO GRABS A PISTON REBOUND VS MIAMI<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Many of the Piston fans who bought tickets for Wednesday's home game did so to see a...
LATE COMEBACK.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 2 (OT), T 2/5/08 [ 02-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  BRETT LEBDA CELEBRATES HIS GAME-WINNING OVERTIME GOAL<< ST. PAUL, MN:     Dan Cleary tied the game with just 1:20 to play in regulation and Brett Lebda won it i...
C-HOOP.....BUCKEYE BLUES, T 2/5/08 [ 02-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  UM's JEVON SHEPPARD BATTLES BUCKEYE DAVID LIGHTY FOR A LOOSE BALL<< COLUMBUS, OH:     A 17-3 closing run gave Ohio State a 65-55 Tuesday night home court win o...
MAVS CAN'T FIND THE HOOP.....PISTONS 90, Dallas 67, S 2/3/08 [ 02-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SHOOTS HIGH OVER MAVS' NOWITZKI<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rewarded the usual, loyal, Palace sellout audience by getting it over early, sen...
TERRY DELIVERS SHOOTOUT WIN.....WHALERS 4, Kingston 3 (SO), S 2/3/08 [ 02-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  TERRY'S SHOOTOUT GOAL (Whalers photo by Rena Laverty)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers completed a 2-&-1 weekend homestand with a 4-3 shootout victory over Ki...
EURO TWINS AMAZE AGAIN.....RED WINGS 3, Boston 1, Sa 2/2/08 [ 02-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  KRIS DRAPER (#33) BATTLES P.J. AXELSSON (#11) FOR A LOOSE PUCK<< BOSTON, MA:     It was a rare "Original 6" match-up which produced just the 7th sellout in Bos...
SMITH SAVES PLYMOUTH.....WHALERS 5, Sault Ste. Marie 2, Sa 2/2/08 [ 02-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY SMITH<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Although out-shot 46-28 and even though they went just 1-for-11 on the power play, the Whalers defeated Sault Ste. Marie 5-2...
C-HOOP.....NO LOCAL GROUNDHOG WINNERS, Sat 2/2/08 [ 02-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  BIG RED DUNKS FOR ONE OF THE FEW MSU HIGHLIGHTS<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:     Michigan State was none too happy in Happy Valley on Saturday night.     The...
WINGS ZED, AVS ZED.....RED WINGS 2, Colorado 0, F 2/1/08 [ 02-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  STARS HASEK  (L) & ZETTERBERG (R) CELEBRATE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The two teams should have known what kind of night it would be when a video review ju...
GENERALS OUT-MUSTER PLYMOUTH.....Ottawa 7, WHALERS 3, F 2/1/01 [ 02-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  RYAN HAYES SCORED TWICE<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers opened a 3-game, weekend homestand with a 7-3 loss to Ottawa Friday evening.     Plymouth...
PRINCE POPS FOR PISTONS.....PISTONS 90, LA Lakers 89, Th 1/31/08 [ 01-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE LAUNCHES HIS GAME-WINNER FROM THE CORNER<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons blew a 17-P/1st-H lead and turned the game into a nail-biter. Tayshau...
C-HOOP.....TITANS END SKID, Th 1/31/08 [ 01-31-2008 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS LED UM<< @ CRISLER ARENA:     Minnesota shot a blistering 59% from the field with a balanced attack to beat Michigan 77-65 Thursday evening in Ann Ar...
C-HOOP.....HAPPY BIRTHDAY, W 1/30/08 [ 01-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  SUTON HOOPS VS THE FIGHTING ILLINI<< BRESLIN CENTER:     The Spartans gave head coach Tom Izzo a 53rd birthday present with a 51-41 home court victory over Illi...
ALL-STAR RETURN TO ACTION.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2, W 1/30/08 [ 01-30-2008 ]
>>caption:  HOLMSTROM CELEBRATES LIDSTROM'S GAME-WINNER VS PHX<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Detroit's NHL All-Stars displayed their form in the first Red Wing game after the All-...
PISTONS OUT-MUSCLE SLUMPING PACERS.....PISTONS 110, Indiana 104, T 1/29/08 [ 01-29-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SHOOTS IN INDY<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Pistons used a 48-36 paint points advantage to win at Indiana Tuesday evening, 110-104.     Detroit...
OZZIE SHELLED IN NHL ASG.....East 8, WEST 7, S 1/27/08 [ 01-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  SAVARD GETS CONGRATS FOR HIS GWG<< ATLANTA, GA:     It took just 12-sec for Rick Nash of the Columbus Blue Jackets to start the scoring the the NHL's version of...
BATTALION MARCHES PAST PLYMOUTH.....BRAMPTON 5, WHALERS 4, S 1/27/08 [ 01-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOHN HUGHES<< BRAMPTON, ONT:     A 3-goal 3rd-Per wasn't enough to save the Plymouth Whalers' winning streak. After winning Friday & Saturday night home games,...
C-HOOP.....SPARTANS BURY WOLVERINES, S 1/27/08 [ 01-27-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN MUSCLES PAST THRU MICHIGAN MEN<< BERSLIN CENTER:     Michigan State dominated Michigan 77-62 Sunday afternoon in their only men's basketball match-up thi...
PLYMOUTH POPS THE PETES.....WHALERS 5, Peterborough 2, Sa 1/26/08 [ 01-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  VERN COOPER<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers won their second home game in as many nights Saturday, besting the Peterborough Petes 5-2.     All sev...
C-HOOP.....LOCALS CONTINUE LOSING, Sat 1/26/08 [ 01-26-2008 ]
>>caption:  WAYNE'S WYNN WAS GAME-HIGH<< @ CALIHAN HALL:      The UDM Titan men's basketball losing streak reached an unlucky 13 in a row Saturday. Detroit hasn't won a ga...
HOME SWEET HOME.....PISTONS 101, Orlando 93, F 1/25/08 [ 01-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  FIRED-UP SHEED<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Having played 9-of-12 games in calendar 2008 on the road, the Pistons were glad to be back home at the Palace Frid...
PLYMOUTH ENDS SKID ON HOME ICE.....WHALERS 7, Owen Sound 1, F 1/25/08 [ 01-25-2008 ]
>>caption:  PLYMOUTH'S M-J<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers ended a 3-game losing streak by beating Owen Sound 7-1 Friday night.     Although they were out-sho...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/24/08 [ 01-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  MORGAN DRIBBLED BETWEEN THE D AT N'WESTERN<< @ EVANSTON, IL:     Michigan State started on a 5-0 run and never trailed in a 78-62 Thursday night men's basketball w...
WINGS DOWN DUCKS TO HEAD TO BREAK.....RED WINGS 2, Anaheim 1, W 1/23/08 [ 01-24-2008 ]
>>caption:  HASEK ROBBED GETZLAF 10-SEC INTO THE HOCKEY GAME<< ANAHEIM, CA:     The NHL's best team visited the defending Stanley Cup Champions late Wednesday night out wes...
PISTONS SNAP SLUMP.....PISTONS 86, Philadelphia 78, W 1/23/08 [ 01-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE HOOPS VS THE 6ERS IN PHILLY<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Pistons snapped their 3-game losing streak with an 86-78 Wednesday night win at Philadelphia....
OZZIE BLANKS KINGS.....RED WINGS 3, Los Angeles 0, T 1/22/08 [ 01-23-2008 ]
>>caption:  SAMUELSSON (#37) HAD A GOAL AND AN ASSIST AT LA TUESDAY<< LOS ANGELES, CA:     After two shaky starts, Chris Osgood flashed his All-Star form again in goal as t...
C-HOOP.....BADGERS HOLD-OFF WOLVERINES, T 1/22/08 [ 01-22-2008 ]
>>caption:  HARRIS' GAME-HIGH 26-P COULDN'T CARRY UM PAST BADGERS<< MADISON, WI:     Wisconsin remained unbeaten in Big Ten Conference men's basketball play by edging Michi...
VIDEO REPLAY CONFIRMS LATEST LOSS.....Orlando 102, PISTONS 100, M 1/21/08 [ 01-21-2008 ]
>>caption:  RASHARD LEWIS (Mid of Pic) LAUNCHES HIS GW-SHOT<< ORLANDO, FL:     The Amway Arena errupted in celebration when Rashard Lewis hit a 12-foot-J to give the Magic...
C-HOOP.....SPARTYS GET MINNY WIN, S 1/20/08 [ 01-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  DREW HAD FIVE 3-BALLS AFTER INTERMISSION FOR MSU<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Flashing back to his form of last season, Michigan State GD Drew Neitzel longballed for...
SPITFIRES STRAFE PLYMOUTH.....Windsor 10, WHALERS 2, S 1/20/08 [ 01-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  JOSHUA BAILEY<< WINDSOR, ONT:     The Whalers witnessed Windsor take a 4-0 lead in the first 10:26 of the hockey game, the Spitfires were up 7-1 by the end of...
SECOND PERIOD OUTBURST CARRIES WINGS PAST SHARKS.....RED WINGS 6, San Jose 3, Sa 1/19/08 [ 01-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  DRAPER CELEBRATES HIS SHORT-HANDED GOAL OUT WEST<< SAN JOSE, CA:     A four goal middle period gave the Red Wings a 6-3 win late Saturday night at the Shark Ta...
PISTON SLUMP CONTINUES.....Chicago 97, PISTONS 81, Sa 1/19/08 [ 01-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  JARVIS HAYES GRABS A REBOUND AT THE UC IN CHITOWN<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Pistons pride themselves on defense, but it was a lockdown by the Bulls which clinche...
VISITORS KNIGHT IN PLYMOUTH.....London 5, WHALERS 2, Sa 1/19/08 [ 01-20-2008 ]
>>caption:  LONDON'S PATRICK MAROON<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     London L-Wing Patrick Maroon had a pair of goals (#24 & #25) plus an assist to lead the Knights to a 5-2 Saturday...
WAYNE FADES , UM BEATS ND AT THE COLLEGE HOCKEY FACEOFF.....Sa 1/19/08 [ 01-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  WSU's STAVROS PASKARIS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Saturday marked the 90th anniversary of Wayne State sports and the "celebration" included the first and last...
C-HOOP.....UM, UDM & WSU ALL LOSE, Sat 1/19/08 [ 01-19-2008 ]
>>caption:  IOWA'S TONY FREEMAN<< @ CRISLER ARENA, ANN ARBOR, MI:   A borage of Wolverine 3-pointers late in the contest got UofM within 63-60 with under a minute to play, but Hawke...
KINGS TOP DETROIT AGAIN.....Sacramento 100, PISTONS 93, F 1/18/08 [ 01-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  KEVIN MARTIN FLEW PAST THE PISTONS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A 33-P 2nd-Qtr carried the Sacramento Kings to a 100-93 win over the Pistons Friday night at...
McCOLLUM CALMS PLYMOUTH STORM.....Guelph 4, WHALERS 1, F 1/18/08 [ 01-18-2008 ]
>>caption:  VERN COOPER<< GUELPH, ONT:     Guelph goaltender Thomas McCollum was near- perfect, stopping 28-of-29 shots, as the Storm defeated the Whalers 4-1 Friday night....
3 x 3-2.....RED WINGS 3, Vancouver 2 (SO), Th 1/17/08 [ 01-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  WINGS CELEBRATE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FOUR GAMES<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings beat the Canucks for the third time this season, all the decisions by 3-2...
C-HOOP.....TITANS & WARRIORS BOTH LOSE, Th 1/17/08 [ 01-17-2008 ]
>>caption:  TWO TECH HOOPSTERS SURPASSED THE 1000-P MARK<< @ CHICAGO, IL:     The UDM Titans men's basketball losing streak reached 11 in a row Thursday night, with no end in...
C-HOOP.....ILLINI PULL AWAY FOR EASY WIN, W 1/16/08 [ 01-16-2008 ]
>>caption:  ANTHONY WRIGHT<< CHAMPAIGN, ILL:     Illinois snapped a 5-game losing streak by beating the Michigan Wolverines 75-57 in Wednesday night men's basketball play....
PISTONS REBOUND TO TOP TORONTO.....PISTONS 103, Toronto 89, T 1/15/08 [ 01-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  DICE WAS ATTACHED TO BOSH (IN RED) ALL NIGHT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rebounded from an embarrassing Sunday night defeat at the lowly New York...
HAT VS FLAT.....Atlanta 5, RED WINGS 1, T 1/15/08 [ 01-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  LEHTONEN STOPPED THE RED WING RUBBER TUESDAY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A rare flat Red Wing home ice performance and a Marian Hossa Hat Trick combined to give th...
C-HOOP.....STATE HOLDS ON TO BEAT BUCKEYES, T 1/15/08 [ 01-15-2008 ]
>>caption:  MSU's TRAVIS WALTON BEAT OSU's MATT TERWILLIGER TO A LOOSE BALL<< BRESLIN CENTER:     Defense on both sides swayed momentum in a contest where Michigan State...
SHOOTOUT IN PLYMOUTH.....WHALERS 3, Saginaw 2 (SO), M 1/14/08 [ 01-15-2008 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     Chris Terry and the Plymouth Whalers kept their hot streaks alive Monday night in a Whaler win over division rival Saginaw.     Terry scored his fif...
KNICKERBOCKER DEBACLE.....New York 89, PISTONS 65, S 1/13/08 [ 01-13-2008 ]
>>caption:  ZACH RANDOLPH SHED HIS SEAT ON THE BENCH TO SCORE 25-P<< MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC, NY:     Billed as "The World's Most Famous Arena," Madison Square Garden nea...
PISTONS EDGE BOBCATS.....PISTONS 103, Charlotte 100 (OT), Sa 1/12/08 [ 01-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  MR. BIG SHOT SANK 27-P AT CHARLOTTE SAT NITE<< CHARLOTTE, NC:     Richard Hamilton has been the most consistent Piston since Christmas, and Rip bailed-out Detro...
EAST VS WEST.....Ottawa 3, RED WINGS 2, Sa 1/12/08 [ 01-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  CAPT. FREDDY (C) GOT THE GAME-WINNING GOAL<< OTTAWA, ONT:     The NHL's two best teams met in a much anticipated  "Hockey Night In Canada" showdown Saturda...
WHALERS SWAMP OTTERS.....WHALERS 8, Erie 1, Sa 1/12/08 [ 01-12-2008 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     Whalers goaltender Matt Hackett made 42-SV to win his fourth straight start as Plymouth routed Erie 8-1 Saturday night.     Hacklett's heroics gave t...
C-HOOP.....STUNNER IN I-O-WAY, Sat 1/12/08 [ 01-12-2008 ]
>>caption:  SAD SATURDAY NIGHT SIGHT ON THE SPARTY SIDELINES<< @ IOWA CITY, IA:     Michigan State slumbered Saturday night at Iowa, snoozing through a surprising 43-36 defeat...
SMITH STUNG BY STING.....Sarnia 5, WHALERS 1, F 1/11/08 [ 01-11-2008 ]
>>caption:  JAMIE ARNIEL<< SARNIA, ONT:     Jeremy Smith had a rocky return from duty with Team USA at the World Junior Tournament in the Czech Republic.     I...
BOUNCE-BACK WIN.....PISTONS 90, San Antonio 80, Th 1/10/08 [ 01-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SLAMS ON SPURS<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:     After being beaten in back-to-back bouts vs NBA heavyweights Boston and Dallas, the Pistons punched back to win the...
WILD GAME ENDS IN SHOOTOUT.....Minnesota 6, RED WINGS 5 (SO), Th 1/10/08 [ 01-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  MINNY'S JOHN SHEPPARD CELEBRATES ONE OF MANY GOALS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     With a contract extension Wednesday and an All-Star reserves selection on Thursday, De...
C-HOOP.....TITAN LOSING SKID CONTINUES, Th 1/10/08 [ 01-10-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS HAYES<< CALIHAN HALL:     The UDM men's basketball losing streak was extended to nine games Thursday evening.     Cleveland State was the late...
MAULED BY THE MAVS.....Denver 102, PISTONS 86, W 1/9/08 [ 01-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  DIRK DRUBBED DETROIT IN BIG D<< DALLAS, TX:     The Mavericks had the upper hand virtually all night long in besting the Pistons 102-86 Wednesday night.  ...
C-HOOP.....WSU HOOPTERS BEATEN IN BIG RAPIDS, W 1/9/08 [ 01-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  WYNN SARDEN<< BIG RAPIDS, MI:     The Wayne State Warriors lost at Ferris State, 79-71 Wednesday night in men's basketball.     It was WSU's second st...
WHALERS WIN ON ROAD.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 2, W 1/9/08 [ 01-09-2008 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY<< SAGINAW, MI:     Chris Terry scored a pair of 1st-Per goals (#27 & #28) to send the Plymouth Whalers on their way to a 4-2 win over the Saginaw Sp...
C-HOOP.....STATE SURVIVES SCARE, UM FALLS, T 1/8/08 [ 01-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS TOPPED MSU CHART<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:     The Spartans got a home court scare from Purdue before Michigan State beat the Boilermakers 78-75 Tuesday night at...
HASEK, DATSYUK & RETURNEES HELP EDGE AVS.....RED WINGS 1, Colorado 0, T 1/8/08 [ 01-08-2008 ]
>>caption:  THE RED WINGS SET UP A WALL IN FRONT OF HASEK<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Dan Cleary put some starch back into the Red Wings/Avalanche rivalry by firing a puck from...
WINGS FINALLY BEAT B'HAWKS.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 1, S 1/6/08 [ 01-06-2008 ]
>>caption:  HANK (A on jersey) CELEBRATES HIS EARLY GOAL<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Red Wings scored a trio of 1st-Per goals in scoring a 3-1 win at Chicago Sunday evening. &...
BOSTON'S BIG BABY BEATS PISTONS.....Boston 92, PISTONS 85, Sa 1/5/08 [ 01-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  GLEN DAVIS SCORED A CAREER-HIGH AT THE PALACE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     For all the talk of the strong squads in the NBA's Western Conference, thusfar this...
PLYMOUTH PORTS THE STORM.....WHALERS 3, Guelph 1, Sa 1/5/08 [ 01-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  WES CUNNINGHAM<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers are showeing signs of snapping their recent slump.     Saturday night the Whalers skated to a 3-1...
HASEK BLANKS STARS.....RED WINGS 3, Dallas 0, Sa 1/5/08 [ 01-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  DOM DOES HIS THING IN A BIG D MATINEE<< DALLAS, TX:     Dominik Hasek stood tall and flopped low in posting his 78th career NHL regular season shutout Saturd...
C-HOOP.....MORGAN GIVES STATE A BIG TEN OPENING WIN BUT UM & UDM FALL ON ROAD, Sat 1/5/08 [ 01-05-2008 ]
>>caption:  RAYMAR MORGAN HAD A CAREER NIGHT AGAINST THE GOPHERS<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State opened its men's Big Ten basketball schedule with a 65-59 win over Mi...
PISTONS ROLL IN T-O.....PISTONS 101, Toronto 85, F 1/4/08 [ 01-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS HAD 18-P TO HELP DETROIT WIN AGAIN<< TORONTO, ONT:     It's beginning to become a repeat story:  Another game, another double-digit Detroit win wi...
WHALERS DOUBLED-UP AT THE SOO.....Saunt Ste. Marie 6, WHALERS 3, F 1/4/08 [ 01-04-2008 ]
>>caption:  DUSTIN JEFFREY<< SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     The Greyhounds raced past the Whalers 6-3 Friday night at the Soo, taking a 3-0/1st-Per lead and never trailing in t...
C-HOOP.....TITANS & WARRIORS BOTH LOSE ON THE ROAD, Th 1/3/08 [ 01-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  UDM's JON GOODE<< @ GREEN BAY, WI:     The UDM Titans remained winless in Horizon LGE men's basketball play (0-&-3) after a 78-52 defeat at Wisconsin-Green Bay on...
PLYMOUTH BEATS SPITS TO END SKID.....WHALERS 3, Windsor 2 (OT), Th 1/3/08 [ 01-03-2008 ]
>>caption:  MATT HACKETT<< WINDSOR, ONT:     The Whalers had to go to OT to end their 5-game losing streak and edge the Spitfires, 3-2 at Windsor Arena Thursday evening....
EXCELLENT WIN ENDS EXCELLENT FIRST HALF OF SEASON.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 1, W 1/2/08 [ 01-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  FRANZEN FROZE TURCO TO GET DETROIT'S SECOND GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The two best teams in the NHL's Western Conference faced-off Wednesday night at The Joe...
NEAR-PERFECT TEN.....PISTONS 106, Washington 93, W 1/2/08 [ 01-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  RIP RIPPED WIZ<< WASHINGTON, DC:     Richard Hamilton led the Pistons in scoring for the sixth straight game and Detroit won its season's best tenth in a row i...
C-HOOP.....Wisconsin 70, MICHIGAN 54, W 1/2/08 [ 01-02-2008 ]
>>caption:  MANNY HARRIS HOOPS AT HOME FOR UofM<< CRISLER ARENA:     A 20-P defecit was too much to overcome and Michigan began the 2008 Big Ten men's basketball schedule...
CLASSIC CARR.....MICHIGAN 41, Florida 35, T 1/1/08 [ 01-01-2008 ]
>>caption:  HAPPY ENDING & A FREE RIDE FOR UM's CARR<< ORLANDO, FL:     The spread offense new UM football coach Rich Rodriguez will bring with him from West Virginia made...
MANNY BLANKS WINGS.....St. Louis 2, RED WINGS 0, M 12/31/07 [ 12-31-2007 ]
>>caption:  ERIK JOHNSON (#6) WOULD GET THE ST. LOUIS GAME-WINNER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Lightning does strike twice in the same place.     The last time the Red...
WHALERS END '07 IN SLUMP.....Kitchener 4, WHALERS 2, M 12/31/07 [ 12-31-2007 ]
>>caption:  MONROE, MICH'S R.J. MAHALAK SCORED HIS FIRST CAREER OHL GOAL<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers slump deepened in a 4-2 Monday matinee home ice loss to visitin...
PISTON PARTY.....PISTONS 114, Milwaukee 69, M 12/31/07 [ 12-31-2007 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS WAS BIG IN THE OFFENSIVE END<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons started the New Year's Eve party early, but will be sad to see December end. &...
ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST.....Green Bay 34, LIONS 13, S 12/30/07 [ 12-30-2007 ]
>>caption:  WHO'S THE MAN?<<   GREEN BAY, WI:     Another losing Lions season went out with a whimper Sunday at Lambeau Field.     Another example of poor...
WINGS SMOKE DESERT DOGS LATE.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 2, Sa 12/29/07 [ 12-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  DRAKE (L) CONGRATS DATSYUK (R) ON THE GWG<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Red Wings survived a penalty shot goal which gave the Coyptes a 2-1/2nd-Per lead to post a 4-2...
SPIRIT SINK WHALERS.....Saginaw 6, WHALERS 3, Sa 12/29/07 [ 12-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  CENTER JACK COMBS OF THE SAGINAW SPIRIT<< SAGINAW, MI:     The Spirit scored three goals in both the second and third periods to skate away with a 6-3 home ice...
PISTONS SWEEP PACERS.....PISTONS 98, Indiana 92, Sa 12/29/07 [ 12-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON HOOPED IT UP IN INDY SATURDAY<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Pistons went 2-for-2 against the Pacers, winning the home-&-home finale at Indiana, 98-92...
WOLVERINES WIN GLI.....MICHIGAN 1, MICH TECH 0 (2/OT)...& ...Providence 5, MICH STATE 3, Sa 12/29/07 [ 12-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  TRAVIS TURNBULL & HIS MICHIGAN MATES CELEBRATE IN 2-OT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Michigan needed its second straight shutout to win the 43rd annual Great Lakes Inv...
PISTONS WIN ROUND ONE FROM PACERS.....PISTONS 114, Indiana 101, F 12/28/07 [ 12-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  HAMILTON TO THE HOOP AGAINST INDY<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rolled to their 7th consecutive victory, 114- 101 over Indiana Friday night at the...
BC BEATS SPARTANS.....Boston College 24, MICHIGAN STATE 21, F 12/28/07 [ 12-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  BC's RICH GUNELL WITH THE FIRST OF HIS 2-TDs<< ORLANDO, FL:     Michigan State QBack Brian Hoyer committed five turnovers, and still MSU came close to pulling a...
GLI, ROUND ONE.....MICHIGAN 6, Providence 0...&...MICH TECH 4, MICH STATE 1, F 12/28/07 [ 12-28-2007 ]
>>caption:  BILLY SAUER STARRED AT THE JOE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The #1 nationally ranked Michigan Wolverines opened the 43rd annual GLI hockey tournament with a 6-0 win...
REPLAY.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 2, Th 12/27/07 [ 12-27-2007 ]
>>caption: FILPPULA (Left) IS ON A HOT STREAK FOR DETROIT<< DENVER, CO:     Until Wednesday in St. Louis, Valtteri Filppula had never scored twice in the same NHL game. About 2...
WHALERS EXPERIENCE THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT.....Saginaw 4, WHALERS 2, Th 12/27/07 [ 12-27-2007 ]
>>caption:  MATT HACKETT HAD A MEMORABLE PLYMOUTH DEBUT (Whalers photo by Walt Dmoch)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Jack Combs had a goal (#23)and a trio of assists and to lead th...
NICK INKS, OZ BLANKS.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 0, W 12/26/07 [ 12-27-2007 ]
>>caption:  BIG DAY FOR CAPT. NICK<< ST. LOUIS, MO:      Chris Osgood made 20-SV for the 45th shutout of his NHL career (regular season) and Valtteri Filppula had the f...
BIG THIRD QUARTER CARRIES PISTONS PAST NETS.....PISTONS 101, New Jersey 83, W 12/26/07 [ 12-27-2007 ]
>>caption:  RIP & MATES RIPPED THE NETS IN THE 3rd-QTR<<     The Pistons led just 45-44 at halftime, but shot 78% from the field in a hot 3rd-Qtr to pull away from the Nets...
TOUCH FOOTBALL.....Purdue 51, CENTRAL MICHIGAN 48, W 12/26/07 [ 12-27-2007 ]
>>caption:  MCB MVP PAINTER<< FORD FIELD:     Sing along now:  "99 points on the scoreboard on the wall, 99 points on the board..."     In a game where tac...
PISTONS GROUND ROCKETS.....PISTONS 94, Houston 82, S 12/23/07 [ 12-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  THE PISTONS LAID THE SMACK DOWN ON HOUSTON<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons continued their successful December with a Sunday evening 94-82 home win...
LIONS END SKID IN HOME FINALE.....LIONS 25, Kansas City 20, S 12/23/07 [ 12-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  A TD FOR T.J.<< FORD FIELD:     With all hope gone of making playoffs after a once promising 6-&-2 season start, the only pressure the Lions faced Sunday was...
WINGS DOMINATE WILD, AGAIN.....RED WINGS 4, Minnesota 1, Sa 12/22/07 [ 12-22-2007 ]
>>caption:  DAN CLEARY HAD A GOAL AND AN ASSIST @ MINNY<< ST. PAUL, MN:     Minus injured first line forwards Henrik Zetterberg & Tomas Holmstrom, the Red Wings never trail...
SPARTAN CLASH.....MICHIGAN STATE 78, Texas 72...&...OAKLAND 68, Oregon 62, Sa 12/22/07 [ 12-22-2007 ]
>>caption:  LUCAS SCORED A NEW CAREER-HIGH VS TEXAS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Michigan State prevailed in the annual "Spartan Clash" at the Palace. The #9 nationally ra...
BIG SECOND HALF TURNS LATEST PISTON WIN INTO A ROUT.....PISTONS 94, Memphis 67, F 12/21/07 [ 12-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  RIP SHOOTS AGAINST FORMER TEAMMATE DARKO MILICIC<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons turned a 4-P (42-38) halftime lead into a 2nd-H runaway with a 94-67...
SAINT LOOIE GIVES OZZIE THE BLUES.....St. Louis 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 12/20/07 [ 12-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  SAMMY SCORES IN SAINT LOOIE<< ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Red Wings scored twice in a 30-sec/2nd-Per span, but did no more damage. Meantime, the Blues got a pair of...
WINGS OUTCLASS KINGS.....RED WINGS 6, Los Angeles 2, W 12/19/07 [ 12-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  NIK KRONWALL HAD 4-ASSISTS VS THE KINGS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The NHL's best and worst teams met Wednesday night at The Joe with the anticipated result: &nbs...
SHOWDOWN WIN.....PISTONS 87, Boston 85, W 12/19/07 [ 12-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS HAD 28-P & 8-A IN HIS RETROSHIRT @ BOSTON<< BOSTON, MA:     Chauncey Billups defended, dribbled, passed and shot the rock Wednesday in Beantown, but i...
WINGS SHOOT-DOWN CAPS.....RED WINGS 4, Washington 3 (SO), M 12/17/07 [ 12-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  DETROIT'S TOP LINE BEAT OLIE THE GOALIE FIVE TIMES<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Tomas Holmstrom had a 2-goal return to the lineup and Detroit was perfect in the shoo...
CHARGERS CRUSH LEOS.....San Diego 51, LIONS 14, S 12/16/07 [ 12-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  PHILLIPS RETURNED ONE OF KITNA'S FIVE INTs FOR A SAN DIEGO TOUCHDOWN<< SAN DIEGO, CA:     The sun sets in the west. Sunday, so did the Lions' longshot playof...
PISTON BLIZZARD SNOWS-UNDER WARRIORS.....PISTONS 109, Golden State 87, S 12/16/07 [ 12-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE SCORED 23-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Piston machine kept on humming in an easy 109-87 Sunday matinee victory vs visiting Golden State.  ...
PLYMOUTH GETS ATTACKED.....Owen Sound 4, WHALERS 2, Sa 12/15/07   [ 12-15-2007 ]
>>caption:  MATT CARTER<< OWEN SOUND, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers concluded a 1-&-2, pre- Christmas break road trip under new head coach Greg Stefan with a 4-2 Saturday ni...
BABS' 200TH WIN A WILD ONE.....RED WINGS 5, Florida 2, Sa 12/15/07 [ 12-15-2007 ]
>>caption:  FIL GETS CONGRATS FOR HIS 2ND P-SHOT GOAL in 3-GAMES<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Mike Babcock's 200th NHL career head coaching win (regular season) was not the best...
PISTONS TRADE NAZR, THEN HUMBLE HAWKS.....PISTONS 91, Atlanta 81, F 12/14/07 [ 12-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  BYE-BYE MOHAMMED<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Chauncey Billups paced the Pistons again and Detroit defeated Atlanta 91-81 Friday night at the Palace.   &...