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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.   &...
GENERALS EDGE PLYMOUTH.....Oshawa 3, WHALERS 2 (OT), F 12/14/07 [ 12-14-2007 ]
OSHAWA, ONT:     It took Eric Regan just 46-sec of the overtime to give Oshawa a 3-2 home ice win over the Whalers Friday night.     The Captain of the Generals, Regan (#...
OILERS END WINGS WIN STREAK.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Th 12/13/07 [ 12-13-2007 ]
>>caption:  HEMSKY BEAT HASEK TWICE, IN REGULATION AND IN THE SHOOTOUT SESSION<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     All good things must come to an end.     Thus, Edmonton s...
PLYMOUTH OPENS TRIP WITH WIN.....WHALERS 5, Peterborough 2, Th 12/13/07 [ 12-13-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY<< PETERBOROUGH, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers opened their 3-game, pre-Christmas break road trip with a 5-2 Thursday evening win at Peterborough....
PISTONS EDGED BY ROCKETS.....Houston 80, PISTONS 77, W 12/12/07 [ 12-12-2007 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SHOOTS HIGH AT HOUSTON<< HOUSTON, TX:     The Rockets came close to setting a new NBA record for worst free throw shooting, but the Pistons were off the...
PISTONS KEEP GRIZ SKIDDING.....PISTONS 113, Memphis 103, T 12/11/07   [ 12-11-2007 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS TO THE HOOP AGAINST GRIZZLIES<< MEMPHIS, TN:     The Pistons rolled to another easy win, this time at Memphis, 113-103 Tuesday night.     Ho...
WINGS & OZZIE STREAKS CONTINUE.....RED WINGS 2, Nashville 1, M 12/10/07 [ 12-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE POINT-BLANK BEATS RADEK BONK<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings took a 2-goal opening period lead and hung on for a 2-1 Monday night win at Nashville. &n...
ONE-SIDED WIN.....PISTONS 104, Charlotte 85, S 12/9/07 [ 12-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  McDYESS DUNKS AGAINST THE BOBCATS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After two ties and four lead changes, all early, the Pistons raced to a 14-P/1st-Qtr lead on t...
WINGS KEEP STREAK VS 'CANES INTACT.....RED WINGS 5, Carolina 2, S 12/09/07 [ 12-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  BRIAN RAFALSKI (#28) KEEPS ERIC STAAL (#12) AWAY FROM WINGS GOALIE DOMINIK HASEK<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Three times Detroit took a one goal lead with Jiri Hud...
COWBOY COMEBACK.....Dallas 28, LIONS 27, S 12/9/07 [ 12-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  SIMS (#50) AND THE LIONS FRUSTRATED T-O, BUT COULDN'T CONTAIN WITTEN (#82)<< FORD FIELD:     The Lions led for almost the entire game, from the opening possess...
CFB, Wk-15.....Sa 12/8/07 [ 12-09-2007 ]
MARYVILLE, MO:     Grand Valley's 40-game winning streak ended Saturday night with a 34-16 defeat in the NCAA-D2 semi-finals at NW Missouri State.     The contest was clo...
JENKS' HAT BEATS COLTS.....WHALERS 4, Barrie 1, Sa 12/8/07 [ 12-08-2007 ]
>>caption:  A.J. JENKS<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     A.J. Jenks scored a Hat Trick in a 4-1 Whalers win Saturday night over Barrie.     It was Plymouth's second home ice...
ZED AND DOM TAME THE WILD.....RED WINGS 5, Minnesota 0, F 12/7/07 [ 12-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  ZETTERBERG WAS NO MATCH FOR MINNESOTA<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg scored his second career NHL Hat Trick and Dominik Hasek registered his 77th ca...
BULLS HEX CONTINUES.....Chicago 98, PISTONS 91, F 12/7/07 [ 12-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  NOCIONI SHOOTS A TREY OVER HAYES<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Chicago Bulls continued their jinx over the Pistons, downing Detroit 98-91 Friday evening...
WHALERS OUTLAST WINDSOR.....WHALERS 4, Windsor 3 (OT), F 12/7/07 [ 12-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY CELEBRATES HIS OT-GWG VS WINDSOR (Whalers photo by Walt Dmoch)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Although out-shot more than 2-to-1 (39-18), the Whalers scored...
BAD START, GOOD FINISH.....PISTONS 91, New Orleans 76 [ 12-05-2007 ]
>>caption:  RIP SOARED IN NEW ORLEANS<< NEW ORLEANS, LA:     Down by 15-P early, the Pistons turned it on to win by 15-P, 91-76 at New Orleans Wednesday night.   &n...
ORIGINAL SIX WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Montreal 1, T 12/4/07 [ 12-05-2007 ]
caption:  GORDIE HOWE (L) AND JEAN BELIVEAU (R) IN CEREMONIAL FACEOFF<< MONTREAL, P.Q.:     In the days of The Original Six and Old Time Hockey, Detroit went to visit Montr...
PISTONS HOT IN HOT-LANTA.....PISTONS 106, Atlanta 95, T 12/4/07 [ 12-04-2007 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE HAD AN 11-P 3rd-QTR TO BLOW IT OPEN<< ATLANTA, GA:     It wasn't quite the blowout of the previous three Pistons games, but make no mistake, Detroit had...
SARNIA DEFEATS WHALERS.....Sarnia 4, WHALERS 3 (SO), S 12/2/07 [ 12-02-2007 ]
SARNIA, ONT:     Although they went just 1-for-10 on the power play, the Sarnia Sting out-lasted the Plymouth Whalers in a Sunday night shootout decision.     The Whaler...
PISTONS HOT SHOOTING CONTINUES.....PISTONS 118, New Jersey 95, S 12/2/07 [ 12-02-2007 ]
>>caption:  MAX EFFORT BY JASON MAXIELL (with ball)<< THE PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The backcourt of Rip Hamilton with 19-P and Chauncey Billups with 18-P & 9-A  led...
METRODOME MELTDOWN.....Minnesota 42, LIONS 10, S 12/2/07 [ 12-02-2007 ]
>>caption:  TONY RICHARDSON (L) AND ADRIAN PETERSON (R) DO THE VIKING TOUCHDOWN BUMP<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Making his first appearance in three weeks (right knee injury),...
PISTONS POUND BUCKS BEHIND PRINCELY PERFORMANCE.....PISTONS 117, Milwaukee 91, Sa 12/1/07 [ 12-01-2007 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:     The Pistons celebrated hunting season by blasting the Bucks 117-91 Saturday night in Milwaukee.     Detroit led the runaway win by as many as 29-P. &...
WINGS RALLY TO WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Phoenix 2, Sa 12/1/07 [ 12-01-2007 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings needed a 2-goal 3rd-Per to get past the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 Saturday night at The Joe.     Dan Cleary's (#9) power play marker off a Ji...
CFB, Wk-14.....Sa 12/1/07 [ 12-01-2007 ]
>>caption:  LeFEVOUR (#13) HAS A TIGHT GRIP ON THE BALL & THE TITLE<< FORD FIELD:     Central Michigan is headed to the Motor City Bowl for a second straight season after...
Kingston @ WHALERS..... PPD, Sa 12/1/07 [ 12-01-2007 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     Saturday night's Kingston Frontenacs at Plymouth Whalers game was postponed at a date TBA due to a Friday traffic accident in nearby Windsor, Ont.   &nb...
RANGERS RIDE PAST PLYMOUTH.....Kitchener 3, WHALERS 1, F 11/30/07 [ 11-30-2007 ]
>>caption:  TWO-GOAL NICK<< KITCHENER, ONT:     A two-goal middle period blitz over a span of just 2:12 carried the Kitchener Rangers to a 3-1 Friday night home ice win ove...
WINGS DOUBLE UP BOLTS.....RED WINGS 4, Tampa Bay 2, TH 11/29/07 [ 11-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  ZED WAS HELD IN CHECK, BUT FOUR WINGS WEREN'T<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The NHL's hottest and coldest goaltenders met at The Joe Thursday night as Detroit's Chri...
LeBRON HURT AS PISTONS POUND CAVS.....PISTONS 109, Cleveland 74, W 11/28/07 [ 11-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON HOOPS VS CAVS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A sprained index finger and a balanced & efficient Piston attack spoiled King James' return to the Palac...
DATSYUK STARS IN WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 3, T 11/27/07 [ 11-27-2007 ]
>>caption: DRAPER (#33) SCORED (see puck at L), THEN WAS INJURED<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings returned home from a winless 2-game road trip to beat their favorite Joe fo...
JAZZ HAND PISTONS FIRST HOME DEFEAT.....Utah 103, PISTONS 93, S 11/25/07 [ 11-25-2007 ]
>>caption:  DERON WILLIAMS (#8) HAD 21-P & 14-A FOR THE JAZZ<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons held a 4-P edge in a run-&-gun 1st-Qtr that produced a 34-30 score,...
JACKETS SHOOT PAST WINGS.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), Sa 11/24/07 [ 11-24-2007 ]
>>caption:  ZHERDEV (#13) GETS A HUG FOR HIS S-OUT CLINCHER<< COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings visited Columbus for the second time in seven days Saturday evening. Both g...
PLYMOUTH SINKS SUDBURY.....WHALERS 5, Sudbury 3, Sa 11/24/07 [ 11-24-2007 ]
>>caption:  A.J. JENKS (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     A 3-goal middle period carried the Whalers to a 5-3 win over Sudbury Saturday night.     The result c...
CFB, Wk-13.....Fri--Sat, 11/23--24/07 [ 11-24-2007 ]
@ ALLENDALE, MI:     Grand Valley took a 21-Zip lead and then had to hang on for a 21-14 win over North Dakota Saturday afternoon in the NCAA-DII playoffs.     GVSU out-gain...
MHSAA FBall FINALS, Day 2.....Sa 11/24/07 [ 11-24-2007 ]
FORD FIELD:     Macomb Dakota completed a perfect 14-&-0 season with a multiple-record-setting performance Saturday afternoon, defeating Livonia Stevenson 41-21 in the MHSAA Div...
PISTONS STAY PERFECT AT PALACE.....PISTONS 83, Philadelphia 78, F 11/23/07 [ 11-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  FORMER UDM TITAN WILLIE GREEN HOOPS AGAINST PISTON ROOKIE ARRON AFFALO<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons didn't clinch the contest until the final few...
WHALERS GROUND GREYHOUNDS.....WHALERS 1, Sault Ste. Marie 0, F 11/23/07 [ 11-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  JOE GAYNOR (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     A middle period snapshot goal by L-Wing Joe Gaynor, his first of the season, was the only lamp lighter of the cont...
MHSAA FBall FINALS, Day 1.....F 11/23/07 [ 11-23-2007 ]
FORD FIELD:     Detroit Martin Luther King completed a perfect 14-&-0 season in out-scoring Midland 47-21 to win the MHSAA Division 2 football championship Friday at Ford Field....
PREDS EDGE WINGS.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 11/22/07 [ 11-22-2007 ]
>>caption:  WINGS AND PREDS POSTPONED TURKEY FOR HOCKEY<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings got all their goals on the power play, but the only PPG by the Predators was the...
FAVREorite DISH.....Green Bay 37, LIONS 26, Th 11/22/07 [ 11-22-2007 ]
>>caption:  FAVRE (L) CELEBRATES, WHILE ALEXANDER (R) SULKS<< FORD FIELD:     The Lions played from behind at home for the second time in five days, again scored too little...
OH, ISIAH.....PISTONS 98, New York 86, W 11/21/07 [ 11-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS (#1) HAD HIS BEST NIGHT OF THE SEASON<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Tuesday night the Madison Square Garden audience booed, then chanted "Fire Isiah." W...
WINGS GIVE ST. LOUIS THE HOLIDAY BLUES.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 0, W 11/21/07 [ 11-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE FRUSTRATES WARREN NATIVE DOUG WEIGHT AT THE JOE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The St. Louis Blues looked more like a team that was already bloated on Thanksgivi...
SMITH FRUSTRATES SPIRIT.....WHALERS 4, Saginaw 1, W 11/21/07 [ 11-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  SMITH SAVE AND A BEAUTY (Whalers photo by Rena Laverty)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Whalers goaltender Jeremy Smith made 48-SV in backstopping his team to a 4-1 We...
KINGS HOT 2ND-HALF DEFEATS DETROIT.....Sacramento 105, PISTONS 95, S 11/18/07 [ 11-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  UDRIH SHOOTS OVER BILLUPS<< SACRAMENTO, CA:     Up 58-52 at halftime, the Pistons managed only 37-P in the 2nd-H while the Kings netted 53-P after intermission....
WINGS SNAP LOSING SKID.....RED WINGS 5, Columbus 4 (SO), S 11/18/07 [ 11-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  KRONWALL (L) CONGRATS OSGOOD ON WINNING SHOOTOUT SAVE<< COLUMBUS, OH:     Goal-less on the season, Johan Franzen got one that won't count on the stats sheet Sun...
WHALERS SPLIT WITH KNIGHTS.....London 4, WHALERS 3 (SO), S 11/18/07 [ 11-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  SEAN O'CONNOR<< LONDON, ONT:     Traded to London last week, former Whalers Rt-Wing Sean O'Connor came back to haunt Plymouth Sunday afternoon.     O...
G-MEN FRUSTRATE LIONS.....NY Giants 16, LIONS 10, S 11/18/07 [ 11-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  GIANT DEFENDERS SURROUND ROY WILLIAMS<< FORD FIELD:     Each team managed just one touchdown, but the visitors had much better defense and special teams play a...
SHORTHANDED BLACKHAWKS BEAT WINGS AGAIN.....Chicago 5, RED WINGS 3, Sa 11/17/07 [ 11-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  PATRICK SHARP<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     It wasn't all that long ago that all the Red Wings had to do to beat the Blackhawks was show up and lace up their skates....
SHOOTOUT WIN FOR WHALERS.....WHALERS 5, London 4 (SO), Sa 11/17/07 [ 11-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  FOURNIER CELEBRATES GW-SHOOTOUT GOAL<< @ COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers got a Hat Trick from CEN Chris Terry (goals #12--14, two on the power play), then anothe...
CFB, Wk-12.....Fri--Sat, 11/16--17/07 [ 11-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  LLOYD'S LAST STAND?<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:     What could be Coach Carr's final contest at the Big House was a record-setting event. It just wasn't the record Michi...
LAKER EXPLOSION BEATS PISTONS.....LA Lakers 103, PISTONS 91, F 11/16/07 [ 11-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  ODOM STYLES AND PROFILES DURING A DUNK<< LOS ANGELES, CA:     Still minus two starters, the Pistons ran out of gas at the same time the Lakers kicked-in their...
FORMER PLYMOUTH GOALIE RETURNS TO BEAT EX-MATES.....Windsor 5, WHALERS 3, F 11/16/07 [ 11-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  T.J. BROWN SCORES HIS 1ST OHL GOAL (photo credit: Walt Dmoch)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     In the first match-uo of Detroit River rivals since a mid-week trade betw...
SHEED SHINES BY THE BAY.....PISTONS 111, Golden State 104, W 11/14/07 [ 11-15-2007 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SHOOTS PISTONS PAST THE WARRIORS<< OAKLAND, CA:     Minus injured starters Chauncey Billups (hip-pointer) and Antonio McDyess (shoulder strain), the Pis...
BLAZERS BEST PISTONS.....Portland 102, PISTONS 94, T 11/13/07 [ 11-14-2007 ]
>>caption: ALDRIDGE DOMINATED DETROIT TUESDAY NIGHT<< PORTLAND, ORE:     Injuries to Chauncey Billups and Antonio McDyess contributed to a poor-shooting 4th-Qtr as the Pistons...
BLUES BLITZ BEATS WINGS.....St. Louis 4, RED WINGS 3, T 11/13/07 [ 11-13-2007 ]
>>caption:  LEGACE (#34) BEAT HIS OLD MATES AGAIN<< ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Red Wings began a 2-game Central Division road trip with only two regulation defeats this season....
PISTONS HOLD-OFF HAPLESS SONICS.....PISTONS 107, Seattle 103 [ 11-12-2007 ]
>>caption:  RIP RIPS SONICS<< SEATTLE, WA:     The Pistons opened a 5-game western road trip with a 107-103 Sunday night win at Seattle.     Detroit's second str...
B'HAWKS KIDDIE KORPS FRUSTRATES WINGS.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 2, S 11/11/07 [ 11-11-2007 ]
>>caption:  YANIC PERREAULT (#94) GETS CONGRATS FOR THE GAME'S OPENING GOAL<< CHICAGO, IL:     For a second consecutive November the Red Wings had a club record-tieing 9-ga...
SAME OLD LIONS.....Arizona 31, LIONS 21, S 11/11/07 [ 11-11-2007 ]
>>caption:  FITZGERALD (#11) HAD TWO CARDS TOUCHDOWNS AND A GAME-HIGH EIGHT RECEPTIONS<< GLENDALE, AZ:     After a 6-&-2 first half of the season ended with a 44-7 home rou...
WHALERS STOP STORM.....WHALERS 4, Guelph 2, Sa 11/10/07 [ 11-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Center Chris Terry had another big night and the Whalers extended their winning streak to six games in a 4-2 victory vs Guelp...
CFB, Wk-11.....Sa 11/10/07 [ 11-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  A KEY TD<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Michigan State became bowl eligible with a road win at Purdue Saturday.     The Spartans broke open a close contest i...
PALACE LAUGHER.....PISTONS 103, LA Clippers 79, F 11/9/07 [ 11-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  FORMER MSU SPARTAN PAUL DAVIS ATTEMPTS TO GUARD RICHARD HAMILTON<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Quickly rebounding from their first defeat of the season Thursday...
RED WING ROLL FLIES FORWARD.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 1, F 11/9/07 [ 11-09-2007 ]
>>caption: LEBDA (#22) TOOK THE SHOT, CLEARY (#11) GOT THE TIP-IN PPG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg and Dan Cleary extended their scoring streaks and the Red Wings w...
SMITH WHITEWASHES ST. MICHAEL'S.....WHALERS 3, Mississauga 0, F 11/9/07 [ 11-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  JEREMY SMITH<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Whalers extended their winning streak to five games by beating the Mississauga St. Michael's Majors in the back end of...
END OF PERFECTION.....Chicago 97, PISTONS 93, Th 11/8/07 [ 11-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  THE WALLACE HOOK<< CHICAGO, IL:     The law of averages caught up to the 3-&-0 Pistons and the 0-&-4 Bulls Thursday night. Chicago got its first win while Detro...
WINGS SHOOT PAST PREDS.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 2 (SO), W 11/7/07 [ 11-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  OZZIE IS STILL PERFECT ON THE SEASON<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings returned to action after a 5-day layoff and played at home for the first time in 12 d...
PISTONS EDGE HAWKS TO WIN HOME OPENER.....PISTONS 92, Atlanta 91, S 11/4/07 [ 11-05-2007 ]
>>caption:  RIP TO THE RIM<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons had to score 32-P in the 4th-Qtr to overcome a 9-P defecit and squeek by Atlanta 92-91 Sunday evening i...
WHALERS COME HOME PERFECT.....WHALERS 5, Mississauga 2, S 11/4/07 [ 11-05-2007 ]
>>caption:  ANDREW FOURNIER<< MISSISSAUGA, ONT:     The Whalers snapped a scoreless tie with a pair of 2nd-Per goals, building 3-0 and 5-1 leads before posting a 5-2 Sunday m...
LIONS BURY BRONCOS.....LIONS 44, Denver 7, S 11/4/07 [ 11-04-2007 ]
>>caption:  SMITH SACKS RAMSEY, WHITE GOT THE FUMBLE FOR A TOUCHDOWN<< FORD FIELD:     It took a while for the Lions to get rolling, but after a 16-0 halftime advantage,...
A-J GETS GWG.....WHALERS 3, Erie 2, Sa 11/3/07 [ 11-04-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS TERRY<< ERIE, PA:     A.J. Jenks potted the game-inning goal (#11) in the final 20-sec of regulation, converting a Chris Terry pass on a power play to snap...
CFB, Wk-10.....Sa 11/3/07 [ 11-03-2007 ]
>>caption:  MANNINGHAM HAULS IN THE GAME-WINNING TD<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:     Mike Hart and Chad Henne, both battling injury woes, combined to bring Michigan back from the bri...
PISTONS ROLL TO 2-&-OH.....PISTONS 116, Orlando 92, F 11/2/07 [ 11-03-2007 ]
>>caption:  MR. BIG SHOT HIT THIS SHOT ON HIS WAY TO 18-P<< ORLANDO, FL:     The Magic hung with the visitors into the 2nd-Qtr, but a 36-P second frame put Detroit ahead 64...
CAREER NIGHT FOR PRINCE AS PISTONS BEAT HEAT IN SEASON OPENER.....PISTONS 91, Miami 80, Th 11/1/07 [ 11-02-2007 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE DUNKS AS THE HEAT WATCH<< MIAMI, FL:     Tayshaun Prince scored a career-high 34-P and matched his career-best of 12-RB (both game highs) when Detroit...
PERFECT TRIP.....RED WINGS 4, Calgary 1, Th 11/1/07 [ 11-01-2007 ]
>>caption:  TANGUAY BEAT OZZIE EARLY, BUT NOBODY ELSE DID<< CALGARY, ALTA:     Chris Osgood remained perfect in goal this season and the Red Wings went a perfect 3-&-0 on a...
SMITH SHUTS-OUT ICEDOGS.....WHALERS 4, Niagara 0, Th 11/1/07 [ 11-01-2007 ]
NIAGARA, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers completed a home-and-home series sweep of the IceDogs with a 4-0 Thursday night win at Niagara.     Whalers goaltender Jeremy Smith...
FIL NETS WINNER IN FINAL SECONDS.....RED WINGS 2, Edmonton 1, T 10/30/07 [ 10-31-2007 ]
>>caption:  OSGOOD WAS GOOD IN GOAL AGAIN @ EDMONTON<< EDMONTON, ALTA:     Valtteri Filppula's deft move around a stumbling defenseman and Chris Osgood's continued strong...
NAIL-BITING WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Vancouver 2, S 10/28/07 [ 10-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  WILLIE MITCHELL (#8) CROSS-CHECKED TOMAS HOLMSTROM, BUT THE CANUCKS COULDN'T HOLD HOLMER OFF THE SCORESHEET<< VANCOUVER, BC:     The Red Wings scored in the fin...
LIONS SWEEP DA BEARS.....LIONS 16, Chicago 7, S 10/28/07 [ 10-28-2007 ]
>>caption:  KJ (#34) LEFT DA BEARS BEHIND<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Lion offense played ball control while the Lion defense played takeaway. Detroit downed Da Bears 16-7 o...
WHALERS ICE THE ICEDOGS.....WHALERS 4, Niagara 1, Sa 10/27/07 [ 10-28-2007 ]
>>caption:  PATRICK LEE<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers won for just the second time in five games, taking a 4-0 lead before settling for a 4-1 Saturday night ho...
CFB, Wk-9.....Sa 10/27/07 [ 10-27-2007 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS HAD NINE CATCHES, BUT NO SCORES<< IOWA CITY, IA:     In what has become a 21st Century Spartan Football tradition, a major Michigan State miscue shifted m...
ZED CONTINUES STREAK, DRAPES GETS DEAL.....RED WINGS 5, San Jose 1, F 10/26/07 [ 10-26-2007 ]
>>caption:  FILPPULA (#51) GOT HIS FIRST GOAL OF THE SEASON<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings completed a brief 2-&-0 homestand with a 5-1 Friday night win over San Jos...
KNIGHTS EDGE WHALERS.....London 3, WHALERS 2, F 10/26/07 [ 10-26-2007 ]
LONDON, ONT:     The Knights took a 3-0 lead, then hung on for a 3-2 home ice over the Plymouth Whalers Friday night.     Plymouth has lost three of its last four to fall...
STUCKEY HURT AS PISTONS CLOSE EXHIBITION SEASON WITH WIN.....PISTONS 104, Washington 85, W 10/24/07 [ 10-25-2007 ]
>>caption:  STUCKEY FLEW VS WIZ BEFORE GETTING GROUNDED BY A BROKEN HAND<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons wrapped-up NBA exhibition play with a 19-P win over W...
HOLMER WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Vancouver 2, W 10/24/07 [ 10-24-2007 ]
>>caption:  MATT ELLIS (2nd from left, facing forward) GAVE DETROIT A LEAD IT WOULDN'T GIVE UP<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings skated on home ice for the first time i...
STAMKOS STINGS WHALERS.....Sarnia 3, WHALERS 2, W 10/24/07 [ 10-24-2007 ]
>>caption:  STEVEN STAMKOS<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     Top NHL prospect Steven Stamkos scored the game-winning goal late in the 2nd-Per and the Sarnia Sting edged the Plymouth...
BUCS MISTAKES HELP LIONS WIN.....LIONS 23, Tampa Bay 16, S 10/21/07 [ 10-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  WHITE WELCOMES GARCIA (#7) BACK TO DETROIT<< FORD FIELD:     A pair of Jeff Garcia fumbles contributed to a Lions loss...     No, wait...Garcia doesn...
WINGS COMPLETE GOOD TRIP WEST.....RED WINGS 5, Phoenix 2, Sa 10/20/07 [ 10-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  KIRK MALTBY<< PHOENIX, AZ:     Kirk Maltby scored his first two goals of the season in a 5-2 late Saturday night Red Wings win at Phoenix.     Detroi...
SPURS ROUT DETROIT.....San Antonio 104, PISTONS 80, Sa 10/20/07 [ 10-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  AARON AFFLALO (file photo)<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:     The Pistons were out-shot for a second straight night in Texas, this time losing 104-80 at San Antonio Saturday...
WHALERS SKATE PAST VISITORS.....WHALERS 6, Owen Sound 3, Sa 10/20/07 [ 10-21-2007 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     Playing for a third straight night, the Whalers took a 4-0 lead before posting a 6-3 home ice win over the Owen Sound Attack 6-3 Saturday night.    ...
CFB, Wk-8.....Sa 10/20/07 [ 10-20-2007 ]
>>caption:  LITTLE ANIMAL (OSU #33) HELPS TACKLE RINGER (MSU #23)<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:     Ohio State's offensive and defensive lines played like a #1 team and, in spite of a pair...
MAVS DANCE PAST PISTONS.....Dallas 122, PISTONS 94, F 10/19/07 [ 10-20-2007 ]
>>caption:  SHEED SHOOTS OVER DIRK<< DALLAS, TX:     In between owner Mark Cuban's dance lessons, his Dallas Mavericks downed the Pistons 122-94 in Big D exhibition play F...
BIG TEN BESTS MAC AT FORD FIELD.....Northwestern 26, EASTERN MICH 14, F 10/19/07 [ 10-20-2007 ]
caption:  McMAHON RAN FOR EMU<< FORD FIELD:     Eastern Michigan scored first, but Northwestern scored most as the Wildcats defeated the Eagles 26-14 Friday night at Ford...
SPITS WIN PLYMOUTH REMATCH.....Windsor 4, WHALERS 1, F 10/19/07 [ 10-20-2007 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers opened a 3-game homestand by dropping the back half of a home-and-home series with the Windsor Spitfires Friday night, 4-1 at Compuware Are...
WINGS SINK SHARKS IN 3RD.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 2, Th 10/18/07 [ 10-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  KRONWALL (L) & ZED (R) BOTH SCORED @ SAN JOSE<< SAN JOSE, CA:     Hard-working Matt Ellis was rewarded with his first career NHL goal, snapping a 2-all/3rd-Per...
WHALERS SHOOT-DOWN SPITFIRES.....WHALERS 2, Windsor 1 (SO), Th 10/18/07 [ 10-19-2007 ]
WINDSOR, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers concluded a 3-&-1 road trip with a 2-1 shootout victory at Windsor Thursday night.     A.J. Jenks (#7) of Plymouth and Greg Nemisz...
PISTONS MAX-OUT NUGGETS.....PISTONS 119, Denver 110, W 10/17/07 [ 10-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  JASON MAXIELL (#54) HITS THE GLASS IN G-R<< GRAND RAPIDS, MI:     Jason Maxiell led the reserve effort with a team-high 25-P and a game- high 12-RB as the Pisto...
DUCKS DOUBLE-UP WINGS IN WHISTLE-HAPPY AFFAIR.....Anaheim 6, RED WINGS 3, M 10/15/07 [ 10-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  HOLMER (#96) NEAR THE NET, BUT SPENT MUCH OF THE NIGHT IN THE BOX<< ANAHEIM, CA:     In a game disjointed by 20 power play opportunities it was a shorthanded go...
WINGS BEAT KINGS TO OPEN WESTERN TRIP.....RED WINGS 4, Los Angeles 1, S 10/14/07 [ 10-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  HOLMER (L) AND ZED (R) LOOK TO CELEBRATE WITH DATSYUK<< LOS ANGELES, CA:     Detroit's top line of Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk and Tomas Holmstrom combined...
HOUNDS TAKE BITE OUT OF WHALERS WIN STREAK.....Sault Ste. Marie 4, WHALERS 2, S 10/14/07 [ 10-14-2007 ]
SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT:     The Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds ended the 4-game Plymouth Whalers winning streak in a 4-2 Sunday night decision.     Trailing 2-0 entering the...
PISTONS EDGE STAR-LESS NUGGETS.....PISTONS 109, Denver 106, S 10/14/07 [ 10-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  HAYES TO THE HOOP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Nuggets left their stars back home in Denver, so their second half comeback fell short and the Pistons post...
WHALERS EDGE WOLVES.....WHALERS 6, Sudbury 5, Sa 10/13/07 [ 10-14-2007 ]
SUDBURY, ONT:     A 3-goal third period gave the Plymouth Whalers a 6-5 Saturday night win at Sudbury.     The Whalers are 2-&-0 on their current 4-game road trip and hav...
CFB, Wk-7.....Sa 10/13/07 [ 10-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  RUN RINGER RUN<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:     Homecoming gave Michigan State its largest home crowd of the year and the 73,449 Sparty fans were rewarded with a 52-27 r...
JAZZ JOLT AFTER INTERMISSION.....Utah 100, PISTONS 85, F 10/12/07 [ 10-13-2007 ]
>>caption:  BREWER TO THE HOOP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Utah Jazz blitzed the Pistons for 66-P after halftime, turning a 44-34 intermission defecit into a 100-85 F...
CZECH MATE.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 2, F 10/12/07 [ 10-12-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHICAGO GOT A (PATRICK) SHARP COMEBACK<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The only team to beat the Red Wings this season is Chicago, and now the Blackhawks have done it...
WHALERS OPEN TRIP WITH WIN.....WHALERS 4, Barrie 1, Th 10/11/07 [ 10-12-2007 ]
BARRIE, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers opened a 4-game OHL road trip by skating to their third consecutive win, a 4-1 decision over the Barrie Colts.     The Whalers took...
CAVS BEST PISTONS.....Cleveland 96, PISTONS 90 (OT), Th 10/11/07 [ 10-11-2007 ]
>>caption:  DWAYNE JONES (file photo)<< CLEVELAND, OH:     The Cleveland Cavaliers ousted the Pistons from last spring's NBA playoffs and Thursday, the Cavs handed Detroi...
WINGS FAN FLAMES.....RED WINGS 4, Calgary 2, W 10/10/07 [ 10-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  TOMAS HOLMSTROM<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Another game, another goal.     The Red Wings have played four games this season and Tomas Holmstrom has scor...
PISTONS WIN EXHIBITION OPENER.....PISTONS 103, Miami 86, M 10/8/07 [ 10-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  RODNEY STUCKEY<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Top Piston draft choice Rodney Stuckey scored a team-high 15-P as Detroit posted a 103-86 home court win over Miami...
WINGS DOUBLE-UP OILERS.....RED WINGS 4, Edmonton 2, M 10/8/07 [ 10-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  SAMUELSSON, CHELIOS & LEBDA (L-to-R) CELEBRATE WIN<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings took a 2-0/1st-Per lead and never trailed in posting a 4-2 Monday night...
REDSKIN ROMP.....Washington 34, LIONS 3, S 10/7/07 [ 10-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  SKINS D-END ANDRE CARTER SAFETY-SACKS KITNA<< LANDOVER, MD:     The Lions entered Sunday 0-&-17 all-time at Washington and 0-&-20 counting playoffs.   &n...
KID KANE SHOOTS DOWN WINGS.....Chicago 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Sa 10/6/07 [ 10-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  PATRICK KANE CELEBRATES SHOOTOUT<< CHICAGO, IL:     An old friend and a new face combined to beat the Red Wings Saturday night.     Former Red Wing...
WHALERS JOLT GENERALS.....WHALERS 5, Oshawa 2, Sa 10/6/07 [ 10-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  OSHAWA'S JOHN TAVARES (file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers broke open a scoreless contest with a two goal middle period and scored five str...
CFB, Wk-6.....Sa 10/6/07 [ 10-06-2007 ]
>>caption:  MIKE HART'S RECORD RUN HELPS UM TO WIN OVER YPSI-U NEIGHBORS<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:     Mike Hart's 14-yard/1st- Qtr run set a new Michigan career rushing record and Ha...
WHALERS GET FIRST WIN.....WHALERS 6, Owen Sound 4, W 10/3/07 [ 10-04-2007 ]
OWEN SOUND, ONT:     The Plymouth Whalers used a 4-goal, 3rd-Per blitz to break into the win column for the first time this season, winning at Owen Soiund 6-4 Wednesday night. &nb...
OPENING NIGHT SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 3, Anaheim 2 (SO), W 10/3/07 [ 10-03-2007 ]
>>caption:  HASEK SAVES THE BACON, BEATING PERRY ON THE FINAL SHOOTOUT SHOT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     With a pair of power play goals bookending two visitors tallies in regul...
TIGERS WIN "MILESTONE" FINALE.....TIGERS 13, Chicago WSox 3, S 9/30/07 [ 10-01-2007 ]
>>caption:  MIKE RABELO CLUBS HIS FIRST BIG LEAGUE HOMER<< CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers concluded 2007 with a 13-3 Sunday matinee win over the White Sox in Chicago.  ...
CRAZY 4TH QUARTER CARRIES LIONS TO WIN.....LIONS 37, Chicago 27, S 9/30/07 [ 09-30-2007 ]
>>caption:  KEITH SMITH'S INT PRODUCED HIS FIRST CAREER TD<< FORD FIELD:     The offensively flat Lions began the 4th-Qtr Sunday trailing the visiting Chicago Bears 13-3 i...
WHALERS REMAIN WINLESS.....Windsor 6, WHALERS 4, Sa 9/29/07 [ 09-29-2007 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     The defending OHL Champion Plymouth Whalers fell to 0-2-1-&-0 in three outings this season, dropping a 6-4 Saturday night home ice decision to their Detroit Riv...
LEYLAND TOSSED, TIGERS LOSE.....Chicago WSox 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 9/29/07 [ 09-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  PODSEDNIK HELPS URIBE CELEBRATE A WHITE SOX WALKOFF WIN<<     Tigers skipper Jim Leyland was ejected objecting to a controversial call just moments before the Chic...
DOMINATOR READY FOR REGULAR SEASON.....RED WINGS 4, Toronto 0, Sa 9/29/07 [ 09-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  TOMAS HOLMSTROM<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Dominik Hasek went all the way in goal and had a fairly uneventful evening in a 13-SV shutout as the Red Wings beat the To...
CFB, Wk-5.....Sa 9/29/07 [ 09-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  THOMAS' LONG TD VS BADGERS<<   MADISON, WI:     Two undefeated teams met at Camp Randall Stadium Saturday with Wisconsin staying perfect (5-0, 2-0 Big Ten) ) o...
WHALERS LOSE HEARTBREAKER.....Kitchener 1, WHALERS 0 (OT) [ 09-29-2007 ]
KITCHENER, ONT:     The defending OHL Champion Plymouth Whalers remained winless in two outings on the new season after dropping a 1-0 overtime decision at Kitchener Friday night....
LEAFS POWER PAST WINGS.....Toronto 6, RED WINGS 4, F 9/28/07 [ 09-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  KRIS DRAPER<< TORONTO, ONT:     Second year Maple Leafs defenseman Andrew Wozniewski scored T-O's third power play goal of the game to snap a 4-all, late 2nd-Per...
KONERKO CLUBS-OUT WSOX WIN.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 2, F 9/28/07 [ 09-29-2007 ]
>>caption:  KONERKO KONKER<< CHICAGO, IL:     Paul Konerko clubbed a 1-out, B-3rd, 3rHR (#31)to snap a 1-all tie and carry the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 Friday night win o...
THE MIGHTY IGOR GIVES WINGS A WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Tampa Bay 2 (SO), Th 9/27/07 [ 09-28-2007 ]
>>caption:  GRIGORENKO SCORED ON DENIS FOR SHOOTOUT WIN<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings have waited six years for Russian Rt-Wing Igor Grigorenko to make it from seco...
TIGERS ELIMINATED, GET SHORT & WET WIN.....TIGERS 9, Minnesota 4 (5-INN), W 9/26/07 [ 09-26-2007 ]
>>caption:  PUTTING THE WRAP ON ANOTHER TIGER HOME SEASON<< COMERICA PARK:     Fittingly, as the New York Yankees doused Detroit's post-season hopes, the final 2007 Tige...
WINGS ROMP OVER RANGERS.....RED WINGS 6, NY Rangers 1, T 9/25/07 [ 09-26-2007 ]
>>caption:  HENRIK ZETTERBERG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     It took only 28-seconds for Johan Franzen to poke-in a rebound and start the Red Wings on their way to a 6-1 exhibition...
3-MILth SEES ROLE REVERSAL.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 0, T 9/25/07 [ 09-26-2007 ]
>>caption:  MAGGLIO LAUNCHES HIS 2rHR IN THE B-7TH<< COMERICA PARK:     Monday night a trio of Twins pitchers combined to shutout the Tigers 2-0. Tuesday evening, Detroit...
LIGHTNING ZAP WINGS IRREGULARS.....Tampa Bay 4, RED WINGS 3, M 9/24/07 [ 09-25-2007 ]
>>caption:  BRETT LEBDA<< TAMPA, FL:     The Red Wings left most of their regulars at home, yet still came close in a 4-3 Monday exhibition loss at Tampa Bay.    ...
TWINS TAME TIGERS.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 0, M 9/24/07 [ 09-25-2007 ]
>>caption:  SILVA SINKERED TIGERS<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers went quietly Monday night, losing 2-0 to Minnesota to all but end their longshot playoff hopes.   &...
EAGLES ROUT LIONS.....Philadelphia 56, LIONS 21, S 9/23/07 [ 09-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  SIMS HITS WESTBROOK FOR A GOALLINE FUMBLE THAT WAS RULED A PHILLY TOUCHDOWN<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The only thing uglier than the Eagles' powder blue and musta...
JV & HRs BEAT KC.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 2, S 9/23/07 [ 09-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  HESSMAN (#24) GIVES CONGRATS TO HR-HITTER THAMES<< COMERICA PARK:     A combination of Justin Verlander and Marcus Thames led the Tigers to a 7-2 Sunday matinee...
WINGS DISPLAY PERFECT PEN-MANSHIP.....RED WINGS 5, Pittsburgh 2, Sa 9/22/07 [ 09-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  HENRIK ZETTERBERG<< PITTSBURGH:     In a match-up of two of the great young stars in the NHL, the one with a bit more experience put on the better show.  ...
WHALERS OPEN WITH DEFEAT.....Erie 6, WHALERS 4, Sa 9/22/07 [ 09-23-2007 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers opened the evening by raising a trio of championship banners (2006-07 OHL West Division, 2007 OHLWestern Conference and 2007 OHL PLoff Fin...
ROYALS ROCK ROGERS.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 4, Sa 9/22/07 [ 09-23-2007 ]
>>caption:  GRUDZIELANEK HAD THE MAGIC STROKE FOR KC<< COMERICA PARK:     The Kansas City Royals knocked around Tigers starter Kenny Rogers for a 3-R/T-1st and a 2-R/T-2n...
CFB, Wk-4.....Sa 9/22/07 [ 09-22-2007 ]
>>caption:  KELLEN DAVIS HAULS-IN HIS FIRST OF TWO TDS AT N-DAME<< @ SOUTH BEND, IN:     The question which haunted Michigan State all week was:  Can Notre Dame really be...
CHELI CHILLS PENGUINS.....RED WINGS 1, Pittsburgh 0 (OT), F 9/21/07 [ 09-22-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHRIS CHELIOS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Two teams known for their offense skated through three scoreless periods of hockey Friday night at The Joe. Then, just 1:18...
CASEY KEYS COMEBACK.....TIGERS 5, Kansas City 4, F 9/21/07 [ 09-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  B-Y-R-D-A-K  SPELLS TIGER RELIEF<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers snapped out of a flat funk to overcome a 4-0 defecit and rally for a 5-4 Friday night home...
WINGS LOSE GAME, CLEARY.....Minnesota 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 9/20/07 [ 09-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  DAN CLEARY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings lost their home exhibition opener Thursday night, dropping a 3-2 decision to the Minnesota Wild.    ...
C.C. COMPLETES SWEEP.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 2, W 9/19/07 [ 09-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  INDIAN- STYLE HOUSECLEANING<< CLEVELAND, OH:     Indians ace C.C. Sabathia chopped through the Tiger line-up with 7-K in 7-IP to lead the Tribe to a 4-2 Wedn...
WINGS WIN EXHIBITION OPENER.....RED WINGS 6, Minnesota 1, T 9/18/07 [ 09-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  JOHAN FRANZEN<< ST. PAUL, MN:       The Red Wings scored the first three and the last three goals in a 6-1 opening exhibition win at the Minnesota Wild Tue...
INDIAN LONGBALLS BEAT VERLANDER.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 4, T 9/18/07 [ 09-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  TIGERS WATCH THEIR PLAYOFF HOPES SLIPPING AWAY<< CLEVELAND, OH:     For a second consecutive evening the Indians overcame an early Tiger lead with a homerun a...
TRIBE HOMERS PAST TIGERS.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 5 (11-INN), M 9/17/07 [ 09-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  CASEY AT THE BAT<< CLEVELAND, OH:     Entering a 3-game Cleveland showdown series, the Indians posessed three possible nails to drive into the Tigers' post-sea...
LIONS OUTLAST VIKINGS IN MISTAKE-FILLED AFFAIR.....LIONS 20, Minnesota 17 (OT), S 9/16/07 [ 09-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  KITNA (#8) CARRIED THE LIONS TO THE WIN<< FORD FIELD:     In a turnover filled contest, a Minnesota miscue set up the winning Detroit drive as the Lions edged...
HOT MERCURY UNSEAT SHOCK AS CHAMPS.....Phoenix 108, SHOCK 92, S 9/16/07 [ 09-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  PONDEXTER WON THE WNBA FINALS MVP AWARD<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Phoenix Mercury became the first team to ever capture the WNBA Championship on the roa...
300TH ROLLER COASTER RIDE AS TIGERS REPEAT SWEEP.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 4, S 9/16/07 [ 09-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  A GRAND BEGINNING<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Sunday afternoon was just like Saturday night:  The Tigers took an early 4-0 lead, got a good start by a rookie R...
TIGS TOP TWINS, GAIN ON YANKS.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 3, Sa 9/15/07 [ 09-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  PUDGE PROVIDED THE GAME'S KEY BASEHIT<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers took a 4-0/T-1st lead, then held on for a 4-3 Saturday night win at Minnesota.  ...
CFB, Wk-3.....Sa 9/15/07 [ 09-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  MSU's RINGER HAD 20 CARRIES FOR 95-YARDS V PITT<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:     The cure for Michigan's woes came in the form of the Notre Dame inept Irish. The Wolverines g...
TIGERS DOUBLE-UP TWINS.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 2, F 9/14/07 [ 09-15-2007 ]
>>caption:  GUILLEN SLIDES PAST MAUER WITH DETROIT'S 4TH RUN<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Timo Perez started and finished the scoring and Nate Robertson made only one real mista...
MERCURY REMAIN ALIVE.....Phoenix 77, SHOCK 76, Th 9/13/07 [ 09-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  CHERYL FORD LOOKS TO DRIVE AGAINST THE MERC<< PHOENIX, AZ:     Cheryl Ford was on the bench sobbing in pain as the Shock failed to sink a last-second shot to w...
TEXAS RANGERS CAN'T TAME TIGER HORSE.....TIGERS 5, Texas 1, W 9/12/07 [ 09-12-2007 ]
>>caption:  SHEFF & MAGGS BOTH HOMERED VS TEXAS WEDNESDAY<< COMERICA PARK:     Tiger MGR Jim Leyland has set his pitching rotation for the stretch run to feature RHP Justin...
SHOCK REBOUND IN PIVOTAL ENCOUNTER.....SHOCK 88, Phoenix 83, T 9/11/07 [ 09-12-2007 ]
>>caption:  SWIN CASH (L) BATTLES TANGELA SMITH (R) AT PHX<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Shock picked the right time to win their first road playoff game this summer.   &nb...
TIGERS & TEXAS SPLIT TWINBILL.....Texas 13, TIGERS 6...&...TIGERS 4, Texas 1, T 9/11/07 [ 09-11-2007 ]
>>caption:  JURRJENS EARNED DETROIT A NIGHTCAP WIN<< COMERICA PARK:     Texas clubbed Detroit pitching into submission 13-6 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Tu...
MAGGNIFICENT COMEBACK.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 4, M 9/10/07 [ 09-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  POLLY SLIDES HOME WITH THE GAME-WINNING RUN<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers won a game they could not afford to lose with an unreal B-9th comeback.   &n...
LIONS WIN OPENING ACT.....LIONS 36, Oakland 21, S 9/9/07 [ 09-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  THE #2 OVERALL DRAFT PICK MADE HIS #1 TOUCHDOWN<< OAKLAND, CA:     The Lions tried, they REALLY tried to blow their season opener Sunday at Oakland.  ...
BEYOND UGLY.....Seattle 14, TIGERS 7, S 9/9/07 [ 09-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  BONDO EXITS HIS SHORTEST EVER MLB OUTING<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers missed a chance to bury Seattle in the AL-Wildcard race and, perhaps, to remain a real...
TIGERS DOUBLE-UP M's.....TIGERS 12, Seattle 6, Sa 9/8/07 [ 09-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  INGE MADE UP FOR THIS T-1ST ERROR BY CLUBBING THE TIE- BREAKING B-6TH HOMER<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers survived a shaky start by Nate Robertson, their bats...
HOT MERCURY EVEN FINALS.....Phoenix 98, SHOCK 70, Sa 9/8/07 [ 09-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  CASH (L) CAN'T STOP TAURASI<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Phoenix Mercury handed the Detroit Shock their first home loss of this year's playoffs to even t...
CFB, Wk-2.....9/8/07 [ 09-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  CARR (R), ALL CHOKED-UP<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:     Woe is Blue, thud times two.     The Michigan Wolverines are 0-&-2 for the first time since 1998 and have...
JV GIVES VARSITY PERFORMANCE.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 1, F 9/7/07 [ 09-07-2007 ]
>>caption:  VERLANDER MOWED- DOWN THE MARINERS<< COMERICA PARK:     Even the rain couldn't dampen Justin Verlarlander's evening.     Verlander survived a 31-min...
TIGS END JENKS JINX, GET SECOND STRAIGHT WALKOFF WIN.....TIGERS 3, Chicago WSox 2, Th 9/6/07 [ 09-06-2007 ]
>>SEAY GOT HIS THIRD WIN OF '07 AND SECOND IN 17 HOURS<< COMERICA PARK:     Wednesday night Timo Perez got the game-winning RBI-1B in a 2-1, 11-INN win over the White Sox. &nb...
TIMO DELIVERS.....TIGERS 2, Chicago WSox 1 (11-INN), W 9/5/07 [ 09-06-2007 ]
>>caption:  TI-MO CELEBRATES<< COMERICA PARK:     With time beginning to run out on a from-behind quest for a playoff spot, Timo Perez delivered a much-needed shot in the...
FORD SITS AND WATCHES RECORD SHOCK SURGE.....SHOCK 108, Phoenix 100, W 9/5/07 [ 09-06-2007 ]
>>caption:  PIERSON (#23) TOOK IT TO THE HOOP & FROM THE PHOENIX<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA Champion Detroit Shock opened this year's Finals with All-...
VICTORY GARLAND.....Chicago WSox 3, TIGERS 1, T 9/4/07 [ 09-04-2007 ]
>>caption:  GARLAND HAD LITTLE TROUBLE AGAINST THE TIGERS<< COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers began their last long homestand of the season with yet another loss, their second...
SHOCK SHOOT WAY INTO FINALS.....SHOCK 81, Indiana 65, M 9/3/07 [ 09-04-2007 ]
>>caption:  DEANNA NOLAN SAVED THE SHOCK AGAIN<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Deanna Nolan saved the Shock for the second time in 29 hours and sent Detroit into the WNBA...
BULLPEN BLOW-UP COSTS GOLDEN CHANCE.....Oakland 8, TIGERS 7 (10-INN), S 9/2/07 [ 09-03-2007 ]
>>caption:  NICK (L) SWISHES EX-TIGER HANNAHAN (R) WITH GAME-WINNING CONGRATS<< OAKLAND, CA:     Recent results saw a problem Tiger bullpen crawl out of its season-long sl...
ANDRETTI GREEN FINISHES 1-2-6 AT REVIVED DETROIT GRAND PRIX.....S 9/2/07 [ 09-03-2007 ]
>>caption:  THE WINNER<< BELLE ISLE:     Motor racing returned to Belle Isle Park for the first time in six years Sunday and the Andretti Green team finished 1-2-6 in the...
SHOCK STAY ALIVE, AGAIN.....SHOCK 77, Indiana 63, S 9/2/07 [ 09-03-2007 ]
>>caption:  SMITH (L) GOES FOR ESPY AWARD V WHITMORE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     As they did in the opening round, the Detroit Shock rallied from a road loss in Game One...
JV & GRANDY KEY TIGER W.....TIGERS 6, Oakland 1, Sa 9/1/07 [ 09-01-2007 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     Justin Verlander turned in his second Consecutive strong start and Curtis Granderson continued his hot-hitting in a 6-1 Tiger Saturday matinee win at Oakland....
CFB, Wk-1.....Sa 9/1/07 [ 09-01-2007 ]
>>caption:  MICHIGAN MIGRAINE<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:     It's already being debated as perhaps the biggest upset in college football history:  Saturday afternoon defending NC...
A's ZAP ZUMAYA IN TEN.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 4 (10-INN), F 8/31/07 [ 09-01-2007 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     Virgil Vasquez is still winless in the big leagues after three spot start call-ups this year from Toledo.     However, it wasn't Vasquez who took the los...
FEVER FREEZE-OUT DETROIT.....Indiana 75, SHOCK 65, F 8/31/07 [ 08-31-2007 ]
>>caption:   TAMIKA CATCHINGS (file photo)<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       A double-double performance by Fever FWD Tamika Catchings carried Indiana to a 75-65 home court win ov...
BILLS BUFFALO LIONS IN FINALE.....Buffalo 16, LIONS 13, Th 8/30/07 [ 08-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   FBACK JON BRADLEY'S 13-YD GAIN<< FORD FIELD:       With starters resting and reserves shouldering the load on both sides, usual practice in NFL exhibition fi...
BONDERMAN SNAPS SLUMP, TIGERS SALVAGE KC FINALE.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 1, Th 8/30/07 [ 08-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   POLLY LEGGED-OUT A TWO-BAGGER IN THE 4-R/T-5TH<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       Jeremy Bonderman finally had a 1-2-3 1st-INN, the Tigers snapped a 1-all tie with a 4-R...
ROYALS BLITZ PAST MILLER.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 0, W 8/29/07 [ 08-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   NEW CAREER LOW FOR MILLER<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Royals chased Tiger phenom Andrew Miller during a 5-R/B-1st and that was the ballgame in a 5-0 Detroit...
A PAIR OF 3's = A ROYAL FLUSH.....Kansas City 6, TIGERS 3, T 8/28/07 [ 08-29-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON OUT AT THE PLATE FOR SECOND TIME IN TWO GAMES AS BUCK MAKES TAG<< Kansas City, MO:       The brief boost the Tigers got from taking 3-of-4 at home f...
SHOCK CASH-IN IN OT.....SHOCK 71, New York 70 (OT), T 8/28/07 [ 08-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHERYL FORD CELEBRATES OVERTIME W<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Detroit's All-Stars took over at crunch time and Swin Cash sank a layup with 8.5-sec left i...
TIGERS MAKE MOOSE MEAT OUT OF YANKEE PITCHING.....TIGERS 16, NY Yankees 0, M 8/27/07 [ 08-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   JOE TORRE'S THIRD YANKEE PITCHING CHANGE DIDN'T STOP THE TIGER ATTACK<< COMERICA PARK:       Tiger bats battered four New York Yankee pitchers for a Detroit...
TIGERS LOSE JURRJENS, WIN GAME.....TIGERS 5, NY Yankees 4, S 8/26/07 [ 08-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON ROUNDING THIRD, HEADED HOME FOR AN INSIDE- THE-PARK HOMERUN<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers out-homered the Yankees and got effective long relief...
SHOCK STILL ALIVE.....SHOCK 76, New York 73, S 8/26/07 [ 08-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHANNON JOHNSON DRIVES TO THE HOOP VS NYL<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The defending WNBA Champion Shock avoided an embarrassing first round sweep eliminat...
COLTS OUTCLASS LIONS.....Indianapolis 37, LIONS 10, Sa 8/25/07 [ 08-26-2007 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The defending Super Bowl Champion Indianapolis Colts took a commanding 21-3 halftime lead on their way to a 37-10 home exhibition win over the Lions Saturday n...
BONDERMAN FUNK CONTINUES.....NY Yankees 7, TIGERS 2, Sa 8/25/07 [ 08-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   YANKEE SSTOP JETER TURNED BOTH NY D-PLAYS<< COMERICA PARK:       Jeremy Bonderman's winless skid extended to eight straight starts and Bondo failed to strike-o...
SLEEPLESS IN THE MOTOR CITY.....TIGERS 9, NY Yankees 6 (11-INN), F 8/24/07 [ 08-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   ALL SMILES FOR GUILLEN'S WALKOFF 3rHR<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers and Yankees waited and waited and waited, then they played and played and played. &nb...
LIBERTY SHOCKER.....New York 73, SHOCK 51, F 8/24/07 [ 08-25-2007 ]
NYC, NY:       The defending WNBA Champion Detroit Shock opened this year's playoffs the same way they closed the regular season.       After clinching top post-season s...
GOOD TEAM WITH TWO.....Cleveland 3, TIGERS 1 (10-INN), Th 8/23/07 [ 08-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE MAKE THE LAST OUT, AGAIN<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers wasted Nate Robertson's best performance of the season and lost a 3-1, 10-INN decision to the...
TRIBE THUMPS TIGER TWIRLERS.....Cleveland 11, TIGERS 8, W 8/22/07 [ 08-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   THINGS WERE LOOKING UP FOR GUILLEN & THE TIGERS IN THE B-1ST-INN: COMERICA PARK:       The Tiger batters belted a trio of homeruns, but Detroit pitching was...
JURRJENS GEM......TIGERS 2, Cleveland 1, T 8/21/07 [ 08-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   JAIR JURRJINS EARNED MLB WIN #1<< COMERICA PARK:       A beautiful ballgame Tuesday evening in Downtown Detroit saw rookie Jair Jurrjens and a trio of Tiger r...
SHOCK DROP FOURTH IN A ROW.....Indiana 72, SHOCK 66, S 8/19/07 [ 08-20-2007 ]
>>caption:   TAMIKA WHITEMORE LED INDIANA'S EFFORT<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The Shock limped into the WNBA playoffs on a season's-worst 4-game losing streak, concluding th...
TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....NY Yankees 9, TIGERS 3, S 8/19/07 [ 08-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   WINLESS SINCE JULY 13TH, BONDO HAD TO CHUCK AND DUCK IN THE BRONX<< NYC, NY:       After taking a very brief 3-2/T-5th lead at Yankee Stadium, the Tigers fell...
LIONS SURVIVE QUINN COMEBACK.....LIONS 23, Cleveland 20, Sa 8/18/07 [ 08-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   T.J. GOT A T.D.<< CLEVELAND, OH:       The Lions used a 13-P/2nd-Qtr to go up 16-0 at halftime and had a 23-0 advantage entering the 4th-Qtr. Detroit then wit...
ROCKET LAUNCH #353.....NY Yankees 5, TIGERS 2, Sa 8/18/07 [ 08-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   CLEMENS IMPRESSIVE IN RETURN FROM SUSPENSION<< NYC, NY:       Tiger prodigy Cameron Maybin rocketed a Roger Clemens pitch deep to CField at Yankee Stadium Satu...
MAYBIN NO MATCH FOR PETTITTE & GIAMBI.....NY Yankees 6, TIGERS 1, F 8/17/07 [ 08-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   GIAMBI BOMBED A PAIR OF HOMERUNS<< NYC, NY:       Cameron Maybin's surprise promotion to the majors was the story of the day Friday. However, once the game...
LYNX SINK SHOCK.....Minnesota 87, SHOCK 77, Th 8/16/07 [ 08-17-2007 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Playing their third meaningless game after clinching top WNBA playoff seeding last Saturday, the Shock equalled their longest losing streak with a third straight...
MOOSE HUNTING PROVIDES CURE FOR TIGER FLU.....TIGERS 8, NY Yankees 5, Th 8/16/07 [ 08-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN GRANNY<< NYC, NY:       A Carlos Guillen Grand Slam gave the Tigers a 4-0/T-1st lead they'd never surrender in an 8-5 Thursday night win in the Bronx o...
TRIBE RE-TIES TIGS ATOP DIVISION, RUIN JURRGENS' DEBUT.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 2, W 8/15/07 [ 08-15-2007 ]
>>caption:   JAIR JURRGENS<< CLEVELAND, OH:       Just up from the Double-A Erie Seawolves, 21-year old RHP Jair Jurrgens pitched well in his MLB debut for Detroit Wednesda...
SHOCK LOSE HOME FINALE.....Houston 81, SHOCK 73, T 8/14/07 [ 08-15-2007 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After clinching the WNBA-East on Saturday, the Detroit Shock lost consecutive games for the first time since the first week of July by dropping an 81-73...
TIGS TOP TRIBE IN TEN.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 2 (10-INN),   T 8/14/07 [ 08-15-2007 ]
>>caption:   WELCOME HOME<< CLEVELAND, OH:       A Magglio Ordonez 3rHR capped a 4-R/T-10th and gave the Tigers a 6-2 win at Cleveland Tuesday night. The 10-INN victory sn...
A's SPLIT DETROIT SERIES.....Oakland 7, TIGERS 2, M 8/13/07 [ 08-14-2007 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers enjoyed a brief, 30-hour return to first place alone in the AL- Central after a Sunday romp over the Oakland A's. Monday night, the Athletics defeate...
LIBERTY LAUNCH BUZZER BEATER TO BEAT SHOCK.....New York 85, SHOCK 84, S 8/12/07 [ 08-12-2007 ]
NYC, NY:       Erin Thorn took an inbounds pass, dribbled twice and fired up a fadeaway over Plenette Pierson just before the final Big Apple buzzer. Thorn's shot hit the front of t...
MAGGS BLASTS BENGALS BACK INTO FIRST PLACE.....TIGERS 11, Oakland 6, S 8/12/07 [ 08-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   MAGGS TIES AL<< COMERICA PARK:       In the 107 year Detroit Tiger history, only one player had ever homered twice in the same inning: HoFamer Al Kaline in 195...
SHOCK CLINCH ANOTHER CROWN.....SHOCK 74, Indiana 69, Sa 8/11/07 [ 08-12-2007 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock secured the WNBA Eastern Conference title for the second consecutive summer in a 74-69 Palace win over second place Indiana Saturday ni...
TEAM VICTORY.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 2, Sa 8/11/07 [ 08-11-2007 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers played a complete game Saturday night, getting good pitching from starter Justin Verlander (W, 12-4) and four relievers, decent defense and clutch hitt...
A's CLAIM SLUGFEST HONORS.....Oakland 16, TIGERS 10, F 8/10/07 [ 08-10-2007 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Good News:  The slumping Tiger bats produced 10 runs Friday night.     The Bad News:  Battered Tiger pitching gave up 16 runs.   &...
ORLOVSKY RALLIES LIONS TO VICTORY.....LIONS 27, Cincinnati 26, Th 8/9/07 [ 08-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   ORLOVSKY UNDER CENTER VS CINCY<< FORD FIELD:       The few Lions faithful who stayed until the end at Ford Field were rewarded for their support as the Lions...
SHOCK ROUT STORM.....SHOCK 97, Seattle 70, Th 8/9/07 [ 08-10-2007 ]
>>caption:  DEANNA NOLAN (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock continued their dominating ways with a one-sided 97-70 Palace win over Seattle Thursday night....
BONDO WOES & CRAWFORD CRUNCH CONTINUE.....Tampa Bay 8, TIGERS 1, Th 8/9/07 [ 08-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   RAINFALL CAN'T DAMPEN KAZMIR PERFORMANCE<< COMERICA PARK:       Jeremy Bonderman's personal losing streak reached four, Carl Crawford's hitting streak reached...
SUPER SHIELDS.....Tampa Bay 7, TIGERS 1, W 8/8/07 [ 08-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   INGE TAGGED OUT AT THIRD IN THE THIRD<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tampa Bay battery of James Shields and Dioner Navarro led T-Bay's 7-1 win over the Tigers Wedn...
TIGERS OUT-LAST D-RAYS.....TIGERS 9, Tampa Bay 6, T 8/7/07 [ 08-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   RABURN WAS 3-for-4 WITH 2-2B, 2-R & 2-RBI<< COMERICA PARK:       Ryan Raburn rescued his Tiger teammates Tuesday night in a 9-6 win over Tampa Bay.    &...
TIGS SNAP SLUMP.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 4, M 8/6/07 [ 08-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   T-BAY'S GLOVER (#47) GOT LIT UP BY BENGAL BATSMEN<< COMERICA PARK:       If one big inning can re-energize a season, then that frame may be the B-7th at Comer...
SOX COMPLETE SWEEP.....Chicago WSox 3, TIGERS 1, S 8/5/07 [ 08-05-2007 ]
>>caption:  JENKS CLOSED THE DOOR ON DETROIT AGAIN<< COMERICA PARK:       For the most part, the Tigers went quietly under cloudy skies Sunday afternoon in Downtown Detro...
BONDO BUGABOO & JENKS JINX.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 5, Sa 8/4/07 [ 08-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   POLANCO TURNS ONE OF FOUR TIGER DPS<< COMERICA PARK:       Jeremy Bonderman lost his third straight game and the Tigers dropped their fourth in a row Saturday...
SHOCK SQUEEK BY SKY.....SHOCK 66, Chicago 60, F 8/3/07 [ 08-04-2007 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     Chicago overcame a horrible shooting first half (28.2% on 11-of-39) to make a game of it before losing to the Shock 66-60 Friday night in the Windy City.   &n...
TIGERS FALL, MILLER HURT, NEIFI BANNED.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 4, F 8/3/07 [ 08-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   NEIFI PEREZ<< COMERICA PARK:       A return home from a 3-&-8 road trip did nothing to change the Tiger fortunes. The latest Detroit defeat, 7-4 Friday night to...
A's EXTEND TIGER SKID.....Oakland 3, TIGERS 2, W 8/1/07 [ 08-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   ELLIS HOMER GAVE OAKLAND THE RUBBER GAME<< OAKLAND, CA:       Not all that long ago a 3-&-8 Tiger road trip would have been the norm. However, a revived Detro...
ANOTHER GIVEAWAY.....Oakland 7, TIGERS 3, T 7/31/07 [ 08-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   SUZUKI'S 2r1B/B-6th TIED THE GAME FOR THE A's<<    OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers reached the World Series last year with pitching and defense.   ...
SHOCK STOP STARS.....SHOCK 84, San Antonio 79. T 7/31/07 [ 07-31-2007 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:     The hottest teams in the two WNBA conferences clashed Tuesday night on national TV with the Shock beating San Antonio 84-79.     Detroit has now won...
EMERGENCY STARTER PROVIDES TIGER RELIEF.....TIGERS 5, Oakland 2, M 7/30/07 [ 07-31-2007 ]
>>caption: TATA TOSSES A WIN AT OAKLAND<< OAKLAND, CA:       Jordan Tata crossed the country late last night from Toledo to meet the Tigers in Oakland.       With a...
ANGELS SLUG WAY TO SWEEP.....LA Angels 13, TIGERS 4, S 7/29/07 [ 07-30-2007 ]
>>caption:  CAREER-WORST OUTING FOR BONDERMAN<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The LA Angels of Anaheim found an answer to their offensive woes by battering Tiger pitching over the w...
SHOCK EDGE SPARKS.....SHOCK 75, Los Angeles 73, S 7/29/07 [ 07-30-2007 ]
>>caption:  PP OF THE PALACE (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock made it 9-of-10 in the win column with a 75-73 Sunday evening home "W" over Los Angeles....
SHOCK GET BACK ON WINNING TRACK.....SHOCK 76, Washington 64, Sa 7/28/07 [ 07-29-2007 ]
WASHINGTON, DC:       Rebounding from an upset loss at home to second year expansion Chicago, the Shock won for the eighth time in nine games with a 76-64 decision at Washington Sat...
ANGELS IN THE OUTFIELD.....LA Angels 10, TIGERS 3, Sa 7/28/07 [ 07-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   GARRETT ANDERSON HOMERED, OR, DID HE?<< ANAHEIM, CA:       In the shadow of Disneyland and out of a scene from the movie "Angels in the Outfield," the LA Ange...
ALMOST DOESN'T COUNT.....LA Angels 11, TIGERS 6, F 7/27/07 [ 07-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON (#28) GETS CONGRATS FROM POLANCO (#14)...BOTH TIGERS HOMERED<< ANAHEIM, CA:       Almost was not enough.       The Tigers ALMOST blew the...
SHOCK LOSE FORD, GAME.....Chicago 83, SHOCK 73, Th 7/26/07 [ 07-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHERYL FORD<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Shocked at the loss of WNBA ASG MVP Cheryl Ford for the rest of the season, the Detroit Shock lost for the first t...
MINER MAKES MAJOR MISTAKE.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, Th 7/26/07 [ 07-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   OOPS<< CHICAGO, IL:       A rash of fielding miscues by Tiger pitchers cost Detroit a World Series title last fall.       Thursday afternoon on the...
TIGERS WIN SOFTBALL-LIKE SLUGFEST.....TIGERS 13, Chicago WSox 9, W 7/25/07 [ 07-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   RABURN HAD TWO DINGERS & SEVEN RIBS<< CHICAGO, IL:       Starters Jose Contreras and Kenny Rogers were hammered early and often in a South Side offensive expl...
TWEEDY LEADS SHOCK TO 7TH STRAIGHT WIN.....SHOCK 92, Connecticut 88, T 7/24/07 [ 07-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   DEANNA NOLAN (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock won their seventh consecutive game Tuesday night at the Palace and ended a six game...
PAIR OF SOX WINS.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 3...&...ChiSox 8, TIGERS 7 (DHeader), T 7/24/07 [ 07-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   CASEY CAUGHT STEALING IN TWINBILL OPENER<< CHICAGO, IL:       Lack of hitting in the opener and poor relief pitching in the nightcap cost the Tigers a day-nigh...
TIGERS TAKE WINDY CITY OPENER.....TIGERS 9, Chicago WSox 6, M 7/23/07 [ 07-24-2007 ]
caption:   GRANDERSON GOES INTO A HOMETOWN HOMERUN TROT<< CHICAGO, IL:       Curtis Granderson loves going home to Chicago.       Monday night the Tigers won th...
ROYAL RUBBER MATCH.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 2, S 7/22/07 [ 07-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON ROBS BUTLER IN THE T-5TH<< COMERICA PARK:       Ah, those pesky Kansas City Royals.       Last year KayCee swept the Tigers at Comerica...
SHOCK MOVE BACK ON TOP.....SHOCK 66, Washington 58, Sa 7/21/07 [ 07-22-2007 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Another strong defensive effort carried the Shock to a 66-58 home win over Washington, 66-58 Saturday night.       Good Shock rebounding and...
WALK-OFF IN TEN.....TIGERS 10, Kansas City 8 (10-INN), Sa 7/21/07 [ 07-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   INGE BELTED HIS THIRD CAREER WALKOFF HR<< COMERICA PARK:       The old saying is, "Third time's a charm." In this case, it was the fourth time.     ...
SHOCK BEAT INDY, TIE FEVER FOR FIRST.....SHOCK 89, INDIANA 80, F 7/20/07 [ 07-21-2007 ]
>>caption:  KATIE SMITH (file photo)<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The latest Detroit Shock winning streak reached five games in an 89-80 Friday night road win at Indiana. The vi...
CAREER DAY FOR NEW ROYAL.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 2, F 7/20/07 [ 07-20-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDY SLID IN WITH THE 2ND TIGER RUN<< COMERICA PARK:       The huge SRO audience of 43,200 Friday night at the CoPa saw a dull game turn ugly in the late inn...
10-INNING WIN, 3-GAME SWEEP.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 3 (10-INN), Th 7/19/07 [ 07-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFFIELD'S RBI-2B IN 3-R/T-7TH<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tiger Express kept rolling in a 4-3, 10-INN Thursday matinee victory at the MetroDome.    &...
MAGGS 3, TWINS 2.....TIGERS 3, Minnesota 2, W 7/18/07 [ 07-18-2007 ]
>>caption: " WHERE ARE YOU GOING FOR DINNER AFTER THE GAME?"    MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       A second consecutive pitching duel at the MetroDome saw Detroit come out on top aga...
SHOCK OVERCOME IN OVERTIME.....SHOCK 87, New York 82 (OT), W 7/18/07 [ 07-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHERYL FORD (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Cheryl Ford continued her WNBA ASG MVP play Wednesday afternoon in an 87-82 Shock home court win ove...
TIGER TRIO SHUTS-OUT TWINS.....TIGERS 1, Minnesota 0, T 7/17/07 [ 07-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   INGE SLID IN WITH THE GAME'S LONE RUN<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Nate Robertson and two Tiger relievers combined on a 3-H, 1-0 shutout Tuesday night in the opene...
GOLD CUP GOES TO VILLWOCK.....S 7/15/07 [ 07-18-2007 ]
DETROIT RIVER:       The 99th running of the Gold Cup unlimited powerboat race on the Detroit River went to veteran driver Dave Villwock in dominating fashion.       Vil...
TIGS EARN SERIES SPLIT TO STAY IN FIRST.....TIGERS 11, Seattle 7, S 7/15/07 [ 07-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   THAMES CIRCLES BASES ON HIS 3rHR/T-4TH<< SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers survived a shaky B-1st by starting pitcher Justin Verlander and went on to out- thump t...
FORD POWERS EAST TO WNBA ASG WIN.....WNBA EAST 103, WNBA West 99, S 7/15/07    [ 07-16-2007 ]
>>caption: C. FORD (L) GUARDS TAJ McWILLIAMS-FRANKLIN<< WASHINGTON DC:       The East almost gave away a 12-P lead in the final 2-mins, but held on for a 103-99 victory in the a...
THIS TIME IT'S A SEATTLE G-SLAM.....Seattle 6, TIGERS 4, Sa 7/14/07 [ 07-15-2007 ]
>>caption:   FRUSTRATED PUDGE STRUCK-OUT TO END THE T-6TH TO LEAVE RUNNERS AT THE CORNERS<< SEATTLE, WA:       Kenny Rogers' comeback from arterial left/pitching shoulder...
SHEFF SLAMS TIGS PAST M's.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 3, F 7/13/07 [ 07-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   BONDO DEALS FRI NITE @ SEATTLE<< SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers got a quality start from Jeremy Bonderman and a Grand Slam from Gary Sheffield late Friday nig...
MARINERS & UMPIRES FRUSTRATE TIGERS.....Seattle 3, TIGERS 2, Th 7/12/07 [ 07-13-2007 ]
>>caption:   BELTRE (L) GOT AWAY FROM GUILLEN (R)<< SEATTLE, WA:       Michigan Wolverine alum J.J. Putz couldn't close-out Tuesday's All-Star Game for AL MGR Jim Leyland...
SHOCK SKUNK SKY AGAIN.....SHOCK 78, Chicago 65, Th 7/12/07 [ 07-13-2007 ]
>>caption:   DEANNA NOLAN (file photo)<< CHICAGO, IL:       The Detroit Shock completed a home-&-home sweep of the Chicago Sky, scoring a 78-65 Windy City Thursday night w...
AL MASTERY CONTINUES.....AL 5, NL 4, T 7/10/07 [ 07-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE CONGRATS ICHIRO ON HISTORIC HOMER<< SAN FRANCISCO, CA:       The most Tiger players on an American League All-Star squad since 1985 (when the game was a...
SHOCK STOP SKY.....SHOCK 92, Chicago 84, T 7/10/07 [ 07-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   SWIN CASH (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock went to 5-&-0 all-time vs the Chicago Sky with a 92-84 Tuesday night Palace decision....
RECORD HALF ENDS SHOCK SKID.....SHOCK 111, Phoenix 82, S 7/8/07 [ 07-09-2007 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock set a WNBA record with a 72-P outburst after halftime to rout the Phoenix Mercury 111-82 Sunday evening.     Trailing by 11-...
SWEEP OF BOSOX.....TIGERS 6, Boston 5, S 7/8/07 [ 07-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRAND GRAB BY GRANDERSON<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers countered a horrid total of five errors with the best defensive play of the season and a trio of ho...
PUDGE PRODUCES EPIC WIN.....TIGERS 3, Boston 2 (13-INN), Sa 7/7/07 [ 07-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE CELEBRATES A TIGER WALKOFF WIN<< COMERICA PARK:       A record eighth straight Tiger home sellout was the second largest crowd in CoPa history, 44,193....
LIBERTY NIP SHOCK IN OVERTIME.....New York 82, SHOCK 81, F 7/6/07 [ 07-07-2007 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Janel McCarville scored a season-high 18-P, including 4-P in overtime, to lead the New York Liberty to an 82-81 OT win over the slumping Detroit Shock...
TIGERS BATTER BOSOX IN SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 9, Boston 2, F 7/6/07 [ 07-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   THAMES COMES HOME AFTER HIS B-5TH GRAND SLAM<< COMERICA PARK:       The momentum gained by beating AL-Central leading Cleveland in two straight carried over Fr...
BENGAL BATTERS BOOM TO TOP TRIBE TWIRLERS.....TIGERS 12, Cleveland 3, Th 7/5/07 [ 07-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   MAGGS (L) GIVES CONGRATS TO GUILLEN (R)<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tiger batters belted out three homeruns off AL-leading winner C.C. Sabathia and routed the C...
TIGERS EDGE INDIANS TO EVEN SERIES.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 4, W 7/4/07 [ 07-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   ROGERS REMAINED PERFECT<< COMERICA PARK:       Sparkling defense on both sides and a late Travis Hafner homerun highlighted a contest which was decided nonet...
TRIBE THUMPS PAST TIGS.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 4 (11-INN), T 7/3/07 [ 07-04-2007 ]
>>caption: BLAKE CIRCLES THE BASES<< COMERICA PARK:       A pair of late longballs carried the Cleveland Indians over the Tigers Tuesday night, 5-4 in 11-INN in the opener of...
BONDO, MARCUS & ROLLER COASTER COMBINE IN SUNDAY NITE WIN.....TIGERS 1, Minnesota 0, S 7/1/07 [ 07-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   BONDO TWIRLED TIGS TO A VICTORY<< COMERICA PARK:       For 7.2-IP Scott Baker out- pitched Jeremy Bonderman. Then, one riding fastball mistake gave the Tigers...
S-STARS EDGE SHOCK.....San Antonio 71, SHOCK 68, S 7/1/07 [ 07-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   ERIN BUESCHER (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Cheryl Ford returned to action from the injury list, but that wasn't enough to save the Shock from t...
TWINS WIN ROOKIE DUEL.....Minnesota 8, TIGERS 5, Sa 6/30/07 [ 07-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   CONGRATS FOR CUDDYER ON HIS 3rHR<< COMERICA PARK:       A mound match-up of rookie starting pitchers went to the "more experienced" Minnesota hurler as the T...
MYSTICAL COMEBACK.....Washington 65, SHOCK 64, F 6/29/07 [ 06-30-2007 ]
>> ALANA BEARD (file photo)<< WASHINGTON, DC:       A fierce 4th-Qtr comeback was completed by Alana Beard's 3-pt-play with 13-sec remaining and the Washington Mystics edged the...
MAUER SLAMS FOR SANTANA.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 1, F 6/29/07 [ 06-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   MAUER (Foreground) G-SLAMMED VERLANDER (Back- ground)<< COMERICA PARK:       The anticipated pitching match-up between Detroit's Justin Verlander and Minneso...
ROGERS RIGHTS TIGERS VS RANGERS.....TIGERS 5, Texas 2, Th 6/28/07 [ 06-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   ROGERS GAVE DETROIT A 3-1 LEAD<< COMERICA PARK:       Kenny Rogers long-delayed 2007 home debut was postponed an additional 17-mins by late- arriving umpires...
SHOCK RALLY TO SINK SUN.....SHOCK 77, Connecticut 74, W 6/27/07 [ 06-28-2007 ]
>>caption:  SWIN CASH (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Playing without WNBA leading rebounder Cheryl Ford (knee injury) for the fourth time in five games, the...
RAINS WASH AWAY MATINEE.....Texas @ TIGERS, PPD, W 6/27/07 [ 06-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   FANS HID FROM THE DOUBLE DOWNPOURS<< COMERICA PARK:       The first decent Detroit rainfall in weeks washed-out a rare Comerica Park Wednesday matinee.  ...
BULLPEN BLOWS ROBERTSON'S RETURN.....Texas 9, TIGERS 6, T 6/26/07 [ 06-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   JONES GETS YANKED IN THE FATAL T-9TH-INN<< COMERICA PARK:       Nate wasn't great, but he pitched good enough to win in his return from the disabled list Tue...
RANGERS BEAT BONDO.....Texas 8, TIGERS 3, M 6/25/07 [ 06-25-2007 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The tired Tigers returned home Monday, but were topped by the Texas Rangers 8-3, ending Detroit's 7-game winning streak.      Off an 8-&-1 interleagu...
TIGS CONCLUDE NEAR-PERFECT ROAD SWING.....TIGERS 5, Atlanta 0, S 6/24/07 [ 06-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE'S 2r1B CAPPED A 4-R/T-6TH<< ATLANTA, GA:      The Tigers caught the bickering Atlanta Braves at just the the right time.       Atlanta's los...
MONARCHS STOP THE SHOCK.....Sacramento 85, SHOCK 75, Sa 6/23/07 [ 06-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   DEANNA NOLAN (file photo)<< SACRAMENTO, CA:       In a rematch of last year's WNBA Finals, the Sacramento Monarchs downed the Detroit Shock 85-75 late Saturday n...
TIGERS ROLL CONTINUES AS BRAVES ARGUE.....TIGERS 2, Atlanta 1, Sa 6/23/07 [ 06-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   JV, IS STILL PERFECT FOR JUNE<< ATLANTA, GA:       The Tigers won their sixth in a row and 7th-of-8 while Justin Verlander ran his record to 4-&-0 in June as...
SHOCK RALLY STUNS MERCURY.....SHOCK 87, Phoenix 84, F 6/22/07 [ 06-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   PLENETTE PIERSON (file photo)<< PHOENIX, AZ:       Almost nothing can stop the defending WNBA Champion Detroit Shock (10-1) this season. Late Friday night the S...
ROGERS RETURN PUTS TIGERS BACK ON TOP.....TIGERS 5, Atlanta 0, F 6/22/07 [ 06-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   ROGERS GAVE UP JUST 2-H IN HIS FRIDAY RETURN<< ATLANTA, GA:       Kenny Rogers' return to the Tiger starting rotation couldn't have been much better.  ...
SHOCK STOP STORM.....SHOCK 87, Seattle 71, W 6/20/07 [ 06-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   KATIE SMITH (file photo)<< SEATTLE, WA:       The Detroit Shock kept rolling late Wednesday night, going to 2-&-0 on their current 4-game western road trip and...
TIGS COMPLETE DC SWEEP.....TIGERS 8, Washington 4, W 6/20/07 [ 06-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   MAGGS (L) RODE HOME ON GUILLEN (R) HR<< WASHINGTON, DC:       The Tigers traded LHP Wilfredo Ledezma to Atlanta [SEE BELOW] Wednesday, then completed a 3-gam...
MERCY RULE ??? .....TIGERS 15, Washington 1, T 6/19/07 [ 06-19-2007 ]
>>caption: CONGRATS FOR CASEY'S FIRST HOMERUN<< WASHINGTON DC:       The Tigers put a 3-spot on the scoreboard before the Nationals even came to bat. That set the tone as De...
SHOCK STOP SPARKS.....SHOCK 79, Los Angeles 73, M 6/18/07 [ 06-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   KATIE SMITH (file photo)<< LOS ANGELES, CA:       The Detroit Shock bounced back from their only defeat of the season to score a 79-73 late Monday night win at...
TIGS SURVIVE NEAR COLLAPSE.....TIGERS 9, Washington 8, M 6/18/07 [ 06-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN SLID-IN IN THE T-2ND & HOMERED IN THE T-4TH<< WASHINGTON, DC:       The Tigers took a 9-1 lead and then had to hang on for dear life in a 9-0 Monday ni...
RALLY GIVES TIGS & JV A RUBBER GAME VICTORY.....TIGERS 7, Philadelphia 4, S 6/17/07 [ 06-17-2007 ]
>>caption:   MONROE SLID HOME IN A 5-R/T-7TH FOR DETROIT<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Slumping Craig Monroe knocked the go-ahead, 2r1B off the glove of Phils 3Bman Abraham Nun...
FEVER COOL SHOCK.....Indiana 77, SHOCK 67, Sa 6/16/07 [ 06-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  TAMIKA CATCHINGS (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     It had to end sometime, but Saturday night was the wrong time.     With a brutal 4-game, 6...
PHILS EVEN SERIES.....Philadelphia 6, TIGERS 3, Sa 6/16/07 [ 06-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   ANDREW MILLER TOOK A PHILLY DEFEAT<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Andrew Miller's first MLB road start was also his first MLB loss as a starting pitcher.  ...
SUN MISSES & FORD'S EFFORTS KEEP SHOCK UNBEATEN.....SHOCK 75, Connecticut 72, F 6/15/07 [ 06-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHERYL FORD (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Nykesha Sales scored 12 of her 18-P in the 4th- Qtr and brought the visitors within 71-70 in the final...
FIVE PHILS HOMERS CAN'T BEAT PUDGE'S PUNCH & BENGAL BATTERS.....TIGERS 12, Philadelphia 8, F 6/15/07 [ 06-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE HIT A 3rHR AND HAD 5-RBI<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Six homeruns and 20 runs were totaled Friday night in the opener of a 3-game interleague series at...
TIGER RALLY FALLS SHORT.....Milwaukee 6, TIGERS 5, Th 6/14/07 [ 06-15-2007 ]
>>caption:   MONROE TIED A DUBIOUS DETROIT RECORD<< COMERICA PARK:       A 2-R/B-9th Tiger rally fell 1-R shy of a tie and Milwaukee edged the Tigers 6-5 before a Thursda...
HALL HAMMERS RODNEY.....Milwaukee 3, TIGERS 2, W 6/13/07 [ 06-13-2007 ]
>>caption:   HALL'S 2rHR WAS THE BREWER WINNER<< COMERICA PARK:       A night removed from Justin Verlander's No-Hitter, Bill Hall is still perfect at the plate in Detroit...
VERNANDER NO-HITTER !!! .....TIGERS 4, Milwaukee 0, T 6/12/07 [ 06-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   JV & PUDGE HUG<< COMERICA PARK:       Untouchable.       That was 24-year old Justin Verlander Tuesday night.       JV threw the first No...
SHOCK STREAK REACHES 6-&-0.....SHOCK 79, Connecticut 74, S 6/10/07 [ 06-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   KATIE SMITH (file photo)<< UNCASVILLE, CT:       The Detroit Shock extended their season opening win streak to a franchise record 6-&-0, beating the Connecticut...
TIGERS MAUL METS FOR MILLER...&...ROGERS REHABS AT TOLEDO.....TIGERS 15, NY Mets 7, S 6/10/07 [ 06-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   THE THROW HIT PUDGE IN THE BACK ON IVAN RODRIGUEZ'S 2-RUN TRIPLE<< COMERICA PARK:       Andrew Miller could hardly be faulted for saying to himself, "Hey, t...
TIGERS HOLD ON TO EDGE METS.....TIGERS 8, NY Mets 7, Sa 6/9/07 [ 06-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE PUT THE TIGS ON TOP TO STAY WITH A 2r1B IN THE B-5TH<< COMERICA PARK:       Twice the Tigers took a lead over the New York Mets and the second time Det...
SHOCK GO TO 5-&-0.....SHOCK 67, New York 57, F 6/8/07 [ 06-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHERYL FORD (file photo) HAD 11-P/11-RB FRIDAY NIGHT AT NEW YORK<< NYC, NY:       The Detroit Shock stayed undefeated by handing the previously unbeaten New Yor...
METS OUTPITCH TIGERS.....NY Mets 3, TIGERS 0, F 6/8/07 [ 06-08-2007 ]
caption:   JORGE SOSA WAS TOO MUCH FOR THE TIGERS<< COMERICA PARK:       Mets starter Jorge Sosa was better than his Tiger counterpart Chad Durbin Friday night in a quick...
BENGAL BELTERS BASH RANGERS AGAIN IN RUBBER GAME.....TIGERS 11, Texas 4, Th 6/7/07 [ 06-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDY IS TRIPLE TROUBLE FOR TEXAS<< ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tiger thumpers continued their heavy hitting in a second consecutive rout of the Rangers in Tex...
SHEFF & JV LEAD TIGER ROMP.....TIGERS 10, Texas 0, W 6/6/07 [ 06-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFF SLAMS THE FIRST OF HIS TWO 2rHR<< ARLINGTON, TX:       Gary Sheffield clubbed a pair of two run homeruns and Justin Verlander threw seven scoreless inn...
FATAL FIRST DOOMS DETROIT.....Texas 7, TIGERS 4, T 6/5/07 [ 06-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   DIAZ ROUNDS THE BASES ON HIS GRAND SLAMMER<< ARLINGTON, TX:       A 6-R/B-1st for the Rangers was too much for the Tigers to overcome in a 7-4 loss Tuesday nig...
TIGERS WIN EASY TO GAIN CLEVELAND SPLIT.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 2, S 6/3/07 [ 06-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFF (L) COOKS UP EARLY HOMER, LOOKS FOR RAIN<< CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers departed Cleveland the same way they arrived, two and a half games behind the...
CAVS OUST DETROIT, HEAD TO FINALS.....Cleveland 98, PISTONS 82, Sa 6/2/07 [ 06-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   BIG SHEED, DEJECTED & EJECTED<< CLEVELAND, OH:       The only thing which postponed Cleveland's first ever visit to the NBA Finals was a 21-min scoreboard maj...
SHOCK RALLY TO STAY UNBEATEN.....SHOCK 77, Houston 71, Sa 6/2/07 [ 06-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   KATIE SMITH (file photo)<< HOUSTON, TX:       The Detroit Shock remained unbeaten at 4-&-0 by staging a late 4th-Qtr rally in a 77-71 Saturday night win at Hous...
INDIANS HAND TIGERS A WIN.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 5, Sa 6/2/07 [ 06-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   JIM LEYLAND WAS EJECTED IN THE B-4TH-INN<< CLEVELAND:       The Cleveland Indians defense committed a trio of errors to help the Tigers top the Tribe for the f...
STUNNING COLLAPSE.....Cleveland 12, TIGERS 11, F 6/1/07 [ 06-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   "ROLLER COASTER" JONES WAS JOLTED IN THE B-9TH<< CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers concluded their first one-third of the season Friday night, but in reality the...
ONE MAN GANG.....Cleveland 109, PISTONS 107 (2/OT), Th 5/31/07 [ 06-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   LeBRON MADE THE GAME WINNING LAY-UP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       More than one observer at the Palace called it, "Jordanesque."       In the fine...
C.C. & HAFNER LEAD INDIANS WIN.....Cleveland 11, TIGERS 5, Th 5/31/07 [ 05-31-2007 ]
>>caption:   LEYLAND NEEDED HELP RESTRAINING SHEFFIELD AFTER SHEFF'S T-5TH EJECTION THURSDAY<< CLEVELAND, OH:       C.C. Sabathia tied for the MLB lead in wins (8) as the I...
SHOCK STAY PERFECT.....SHOCK 94, Washington 79, W 5/30/07 [ 05-31-2007 ]
>>caption:   SWIN CASH (file photo)<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The defending WNBA Champion Detroit Shock completed an unbeaten 3-&-0 season- opening homestand by drubbi...
INJURIES, LOSSES MOUNT.....Tampa Bay 5, TIGERS 3, W 5/30/07 [ 05-31-2007 ]
>>caption:    JAMES SHIELDS SHUT DOWN DETROIT WEDNESDAY<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       The Tampa Bay Devil Rays don't win often...Never have. However, when they do, it's usual...
CAVS EVEN HOME COURT SERIES.....Cleveland 91, PISTONS 87, T 5/29/07 [ 05-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   DREW GOODEN DUNKS ON DETROIT<< CLEVELAND, OH:       Balanced scoring from LeBron James (25-P), Daniel Gibson (21-P) and Drew Gooden (19-P) gave the Cavaliers...
SHEFF LIKES HOME COOKIN'.....TIGERS 14, Tampa Bay 2, T 5/29/07 [ 05-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFFIELD WATCHES HIS 2ND HR, A 3rHR IN THE T-6TH<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       The Tigers busted out the whoopin' sticks to end a season's worst 4-game losing s...
ANOTHER BULLPEN FAILURE.....Tampa Bay 6, TIGERS 5, M 5/28/07 [ 05-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   ELIJAH DUKES' 2r1B IN THE B-9TH GAVE THE RAYS THE WIN<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Yet another in an alarming number of ineffective bullpen performances gave...
LeBRON CARRIES CAVS TO WIN.....Cleveland 88, PISTONS 82, S 5/27/07 [ 05-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   JAMES DUNKS AGAINST DETROIT<< CLEVELAND, OH:       A change of venue was all the Cavaliers needed to break into the win column in what's been an all-home cour...
INDIANS COMPLETE SWEEP.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 3, S 5/28/07 [ 05-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFFIELD DROVE HOME THE MIDDLE SCORE OF A 3-R/B-3RD<< COMERICA PARK:       "Sunday Night Baseball" saw the Indians top the Tigers 5-3 to complete a 3-game se...
MORE DETROIT INJURIES AS TOMAHAWK CHOPPERS TOP TIGERS AGAIN.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 3, Sa 5/26/07 [ 05-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRILLI (hatless) IS EXAMINED AFTER INJURY<< COMERICA PARK:       The Cleveland Indian thumpers defeated Detroit for a second straight day, 6-3 Saturday. &nbs...
WHALERS SEASON OVER.....Vancouver 8, PLYMOUTH 1, F 5/25/07 [ 05-26-2007 ]
VANCOUVER, BC:     The OHL Champion Plymouth Whalers were eliminated in the Friday night semi-finals of the CHL Memorial Cup tournament.     The Whalers were routed by th...
TRIBE TOPS TIGS IN ROUND ONE.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 4, F 5/25/07 [ 05-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   BLAKE'S T-1ST HR STARTED THE SCORING<< COMERICA PARK:       Two Tribe taters started the scoring in the T-1st and Cleveland never trailed in posting a 7-4 wi...
WHALERS REACH MEMORIAL CUP SEMIS.....PLYMOUTH 5, Lewiston 1, Th 5/24/07 [ 05-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   JAMES NEAL (RT) CELEBRATES A THURSDAY GOAL (photo from CP)<< VANCOUVER, BC:       The OHL Champion Plymouth Whalers defeated the QMJHL Champion Lewiston MAIN...
REPLAY WIN.....PISTONS 79, Cleveland 76, Th 5/24/07 [ 05-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   BIG SHEED DROVE DETROIT TO THE "W" VS THE CAVS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       It was the same score as Game One on Monday night and another Piston win over Cl...
TIGERS CRUSH ANGELS IN RUBBER GAME.....TIGERS 12, LA Angels 0, Th 5/24/07 [ 05-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN SENDS HIS 2ND SHOT TO THE SEATS<< COMERICA PARK:       Jeremy Bonderman's return from the disabled list keyed the first Tiger shutout of the season and...
TIGERS SURVIVE UNEVEN BULLPEN EVENING.....TIGERS 8, LA Angels 7, W 5/23/07 [ 05-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON SLIDES HOME PAST NAPOLI IN THE B-2ND<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers hit four solo homeruns, two by Magglio Ordonez, took leads of 5-0 and 7-3 and...
WINGS BOW OUT, BUT NOT QUIETLY.....Anaheim 4, RED WINGS 3, T 5/22/07 [ 05-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   GOALIES MEETING<< ANAHEIM, CA:         A 3-goal outburst in the 3rd-Per wasn't enough to save the Red Wings from playoff elimination.       The...
WHALERS REMAIN ALIVE IN MEMORIAL CUP.....PLYMOUTH 2, Lewiston 1 (OT), T 5/22/07 [ 05-23-2007 ]
VANCOUVER, BC:     The Plymouth Whalers were just 72-sec away from elimination in the CHL Memorial Cup tournament Tuesday night, but rallied for a 2-1 overtime victory over the Lew...
SHOCK BEAT WINLESS LYNX.....SHOCK 85, Minnesota 75, T 5/22/07 [ 05-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   DEANNA NOLAN<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Hot shooting in the middle two quarters carried the Detroit Shock to an 85-75 Tuesday night Palace win over visiti...
STREAKS CLASH.....LA Angels 6, TIGERS 3, T 5/22/07 [ 05-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON RAN OUT OF ROOM ON NAPOLI'S HR<< COMERICA PARK:       Something had to give.       Angels pitcher John Lackey entered the contest unbeate...
TIGERS DROP WHALERS TO 0-2 IN MEMORIAL CUP.....Medicine Hat 4, PLYMOUTH 1, M 5/21/07 [ 05-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   BOSCH SCORES THE GAME'S FIRST GOAL ON NEUVIRTH<< VANCOUVER, BC:       The Plymouth Whalers fell behind early, lost 4-1 to Medicine Hat and now are 0-&-2 in the...
PISTONS EDGE COLD CAVS.....PISTONS 79, Cleveland 76, M 5/21/07 [ 05-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   BIG SHEED TRAPS KING JAMES IN THE CORNER<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Mr. Big Shot got hot in the 4th- Qtr while the icyest of the cold- shooting Cavaliers...
SELANNE DOWNS DETROIT IN OVERTIME.....Anaheim 2, RED WINGS 1 (OT), S 5/20/07 [ 05-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   SELANNE BESTS HASEK OFF A TURNOVER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Less than 48-seconds away from victory, instead the Red Wings were Sunday matinee overtime losers....
TIGERS SWEEP WORLD CHAMPS.....TIGERS 6, St. Louis 3, S 5/20/07 [ 05-20-2007 ]
>>caption:   INGE ROUNDS THE BASES DURING 2rHR<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers completed a bittersweet weekend series sweep over the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-3 Sunday aft...
TIGS HANG ON TO CLIP CARDS.....TIGERS 8, St. Louis 7, Sa 5/19/07 [ 05-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUJOLS THROWN OUT AT THE PLATE BY C-MO AS PUDGE PUTS DOWN THE TAG<< COMERICA PARK:       In a Saturday night nail-biter, the Tigers took a 6-0 lead, then had t...
CHAMP SHOCK WIN OPENER.....SHOCK 75, Sacramento 68, Sa 5/19/07 [ 05-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   PLENETTE PIERSON<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock received and gave gifts Saturday afternoon at the Palace. After getting their 2006 WNBA Champ...
WHALERS LOSE MEMORIAL CUP OPENER.....Vancouver 4, PLYMOUTH 3 (OT), F 5/18/07 [ 05-19-2007 ]
VANCOUVER, BC:       The OHL Champion Plymouth Whalers opened the round-robin portion of the Memorial Cup Tournament with a 4-3 overtime loss to the host Vancouver Giants.   ...
TIGERS CLUB CARDINALS.....TIGERS 14, St. Louis 4, F 5/18/07 [ 05-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   ANDREW MILLER THREW 6 SHUTOUT INNINGS<< COMERICA PARK:       Andrew Miller's first major league start and first major league victory was indeed memorable. H...
PRONGER-LESS DUCKLETS DEFEAT DETROIT.....Anaheim 5, RED WINGS 3, Th 5/17/07 [ 05-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   GUIGERE MADE 36-SV VS DETROIT THURSDAY<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings out-shot and out-played the undisciplined and undermanned Anaheim Ducks Thursday nig...
PISTONS OUST BULLS, FINALLY.....PISTONS 95, Chicago 85, Th 5/17/07 [ 05-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   RIP RIPPED THE BULLS FOR 23-P THURSDAY<< CHICAGO, IL:       Third time was the charm.       Chicago became the ninth team in NBA history to force a...
BOSOX BEST TIGS IN BEANTOWN D'HEADER.....Boston 2, TIGERS 1...& Boston 4, TIGERS 2, Th 5/17/07 [ 05-17-2007 ]
>>caption:   ZACH MINER<< BOSTON, MA:       The Boston Red Sox swept a Thursday twinbill from the Detroit Tigers, the Beantowners taking 3-of-4 from the defending American League champion...
TIGERS WASHED, BONDO DLed, MILLER TO GET PROMOTED.....TIGERS @ Boston, PPD, W 5/16/07 [ 05-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   ANDREW MILLER<< BOSTON, MA:       The Tigers were rained-out at Fenway Park Wednesday night, their third weather-related postponement of the season.    &...
WINGS, DOM DOWN DIRTY DUCKS.....RED WINGS 5, Anaheim 0, T 5/15/07 [ 05-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN GOT DETROIT'S FIRST GOAL<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings gave one of their most complete efforts of the playoffs Tuesday night in a 5-0 win at Anah...
BULLS BLISTER PISTONS WITH 1ST-HALF SHOOTING.....Chicago 108, PISTONS 92, T 5/15/07 [ 05-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   BEN GORDON LED CHICAGO'S OFFENSIVE BLITZ<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Bulls shot 72.2% from the field for the first half and 57.3% in the game for a 108...
JV BEATS BOSOX.....TIGERS 7, Boston 2, T 5/15/07 [ 05-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE IS HOME SAFE ON HIS SECOND TRY<< BOSTON, MA:       Red Sox starter Tim Wakefield entered Tuesday night's game with an AL-leading 1.79-ERA while BoSox bu...
TIGERS GYROED.....Boston 7, TIGERS 1, M 5/14/07 [ 05-15-2007 ]
>>caption:   BOSOX RHP DAISUKE MATSUZAKA<< Bostom, MA:       The two top teams in the American League met Monday night at Fenway Park in the opener of a 4-game series....
TWINS BASH TIGER HURLERS.....Minnesota 16, TIGERS 4, S 5/13/07 [ 05-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   VIRGIL VASQUEZ LOST HIS TIGER/MLB DEBUT<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The big league debut of RHP Virgil Vasquez was a disaster and the Tigers lost their Sunday nig...
DUCKS DOWN WINGS IN OVERTIME, EVEN SERIES.....Anaheim 4, RED WINGS 3, S 5/13/07 [ 05-14-2007 ]
>>caption: OT-GWG GOT BY HASEK ON THE SHORT SIDE SUNDAY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Ducks got two video review goals, two by the Niedermayer boys and one in overtime to edge t...
WHALERS ARE OHL CHAMPS!!.....PLYMOUTH 3, Sudbury 2 (OT), S 5/13/07 [ 05-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   WHALERS CELEBRATE SECOND EVER OHL CHAMPIONSHIP (Photo courtesy of Whalers.)<< SUDBURY, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers got a pair of early 3rd-Per power play...
BULLS PASTE PISTONS, STAY ALIVE.....Chicago 102, PISTONS 87, S 5/13/07 [ 05-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   DENG DUNKS AGAINST DETROIT<< Chicago, IL:       The Chicago Bulls put in a solid effort Sunday afternoon, avoiding playoff elimination on home court.   ...
TIGS TROUNCE TWINS.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 2, Sa 5/12/07 [ 05-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   C-MO GETS CONGRATS ON HOMER<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers pounded out another win at Minnesota Saturday, this time 8-2.       Detroit took a...
TIGERS WIN MINNY SERIES OPENER FROM SANTANA.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 3, F 5/11/07 [ 05-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFF (R) GETS CONGRATS FROM LAMONT (L)<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers broke open a tight contest in the late innings to defeat Minnesota Twins ace lefty...
WINGS POWER PAST DUCKS.....RED WINGS 2, Anaheim 1, F 5/11/07 [ 05-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   OLD TIME HOCKEY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings were, frankly, out- played by Anaheim in Game One of the NHL Western Conference Finals Friday night at T...
WHALERS WIN IN OVERTIME.....PLYMOUTH 4, Sudbury 3 (OT), F 5/11/07 [ 05-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   DAN COLLINS GETS GAME-WINNER V WOLVES (photo courtesy of Whalers)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:          Dan Collins scored at 13:34 of overtime to give the Plymout...
PISTON COMEBACK STUNS BULLS.....PISTONS 81, Chicago 74, Th 5/10/07 [ 05-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON DRIVES AGAINST GORDON IN CHI-TOWN<< CHICAGO, IL:       The Bulls had hoped home court would cure their Motown blues. For awhile Thursday night, it loo...
TIGERS ROCK WEAVER IN RUBBER GAME.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 3, Th 5/10/07 [ 05-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   ORDONEZ HOMERED IN B-1ST, SLID HOME IN B-5TH<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers roughed-up onetime teammate Jeff Weaver in a 7-3 Thursday matinee victory. &nb...
TIGER STINKER.....Seattle 9, TIGERS 2, W 5/9/07 [ 05-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   CARLOS GUILLEN LEGGED-OUT A B-2ND TRIPLE<< COMERICA PARK:       The announced crowd of 27,377 waited out a 1-hr, 35-min rain delay in hopes of witnessing the f...
WHALERS EVEN OHL FINALS.....PLYMOUTH 3, Sudbury 1, W 5/9/07 [ 05-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   JARED BOLL (WHALERS file photos)<< SUDBURY, ONT:       After losing back-to-back games for the first time in this year's playoffs, the Plymouth Whalers responde...
WOLVES DOWN WHALERS IN OVERTIME.....Sudbury 5, PLYMOUTH 4 (OT), T 5/8/07 [ 05-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  SUDBURY SNIPER JUSTIN DONATI<< SUDBURY, ONT:       Justin Donati scored first and last as the Sudbury Wolves edged the Plymouth Whalers 5-4 in overtime Tuesday n...
TIGERS BATTER M's.....TIGERS 9, Seattle 7, T 5/8/07 [ 05-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   ORDONEZ MADE A SLIDING CATCH FOR LAST OUT<< COMERICA PARK:       The pitching was spotty, but the hitting produced enough runs to get by as the Tigers extended...
SAMMY 2, DOM 0.....RED WINGS 2, San Jose 0, M 5/7/07 [ 05-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   SAMUELSSON GOES BACKHAND FOR HIS 1ST GOAL<< SAN JOSE, CA:       Mikael Samuelsson scored twice in the 1st-Per, Dominik Hasek played perfect in the nets and the...
PISTONS PUMMEL BULLS, AGAIN.....PISTONS 108, Chicago 87, M 5/7/07 [ 05-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   BIG SHEED DUNKS PAST BULLS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons pasted the visitors for a second consecutive contest, Detroit drubbing Chicago 108-87 M...
WOLVES EVEN OHL FINALS.....Sudbury 7, PLYMOUTH 3, S 5/6/07 [ 05-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   ANDY SELF OF SUDBURY WAS SELECTED AS THE FIRST STAR<< COMPUWARE ARENA:       Although out-shot by the home club 45-31, the Sudbury Wolves bested the Plymouth W...
TIGERS CLUB KAYCEE.....TIGERS 13, Kansas City 4, S 5/6/07 [ 05-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   NEIFI PEREZ HAD 4-RBI VS ROYALS<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       MLB's hottest team rolled to its seventh consecutive victory as the Tigers clobbered Kansas City 13-4...
TIGERS RALLY FOR 6TH STRAIGHT WIN.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 5, Sa 5/5/07 [ 05-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   C-MO'S 2r1B/T-8th PUT THE TIGS ON TOP TO STAY<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers survived three Kansas City homeruns and overcame a pair of 3-run defecits to...
PISTONS HUMBLE BULLS IN SERIES OPENER.....PISTONS 95, Chicago 69, Sa 5/5/07 [ 05-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   BILLUPS (R) PASSES-OFF UNDERNEATH<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Chauncey Billups & Rip Hamilton each hit for a co-game-high 20-P and the Pistons blew-out the...
WINGS SPEAR SHARKS.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 1, Sa 5/5/07 [ 05-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   DATSYUK DEPOSITS DISC INTO NET FOR THE GWG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       After spotting the visitors a 1-0/ 1st-Per lead, the Red Wings roared back with a pair of g...
TIGERS ROLL TO FIFTH IN ROW.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 3, F 5/4/07 [ 05-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN'S 2r2B STARTED THE TIGER OFFENSE IN THE T-1ST<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers won while everybody else in the AL-Central lost Friday night, Detroit...
WHALERS WIN FINALS OPENER.....PLYMOUTH 4, Sudbury 1, F 5/4/07 [ 05-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   FOURENIER SCORES HIS 1ST OF TWO, SHORTHANDED (Whalers photo by Walt Dmoch)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Plymouth Whalers spotted visiting Sudbury a 1-0 lead be...
WINGS WITHSTAND SHARK ATTACK.....RED WINGS 3, San Jose 2 (OT), W 5/2/07 [ 05-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   UNSEEN SCHNEIDER IS MOBBED IN THE MIDDLE OF THE GWG CELEBRATION @ SJ<< SAN JOSE, CA:       Less than 20-mins & 5-sec away from a 3-1 playoff series defecit, t...
TIGERS COMPLETE SWEEP.....TIGERS 3, Baltimore 2, W 5/2/07 [ 05-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFF (R) GETS HOMER HI-5 FROM PUDGE<< COMERICA PARK:       Gary Sheffield had almost half of Detroit's hits in a 3-2 Wednesday matinee win over Baltimore. &...
TIGERS PLOD TO VICTORY.....TIGERS 5, Baltimore 4, T 5/1/07 [ 05-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   ROBERTS CAN'T BELIEVE HE WAS TAGGED-OUT AT THE DISH BY PUDGE<< COMERICA PARK:       It wasn't pretty, in fact at times it was downright ugly, but the Tigers...
SHARKS 1-UP WINGS.....San Jose 2, RED WINGS 1, M 4/30/07 [ 05-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   SPRAWLING HASEK COULDN'T STOP 'EM ALL<< SAN JOSE, CA:       The Red Wings dominated so much in the 1st-Per the San Jose fans booed their own team.    &n...
SHEFF GETS HOT, HITS HOMER.....TIGERS 8, Baltimore 4, M 4/30/07 [ 05-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   HEATED WORDS AT HOME PLATE<< COMERICA PARK:       The benches emptied in the T-5th and Gary Sheffield unloaded in the B-5th as the Tigers took the opener of a...
DETROIT DINGERS DOWN MINNY.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 3, S 4/29/07 [ 04-29-2007 ]
>>caption:   INGE GETS WELCOME HOME<< COMERICA PARK:       Brandon Inge capped a three Tiger tater performance with a B-9th, lead-off, walkoff solo homer (#4) to give the...
WINGS COMEBACK EVENS SERIES.....RED WINGS 3, San Jose 2, Sa 4/28/07 [ 04-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   PAVEL DATSYUK DELIVERED<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings became the first team of the 2007 Stanley Cup Playoffs to rally from a two-goal defecit and post...
PISTONS SWEEP MAGIC.....PISTONS 97, Orlando 93, Sa 4/28/07 [ 04-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEED SHOOTS IN MAGIC TRAFFIC<< ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons became the first NBA team to advance to the second round of the playoffs, completing a 4-0 sweep...
TWINS ROUT TIGS.....Minnesota 11, TIGERS 3, Sa 4/28/07 [ 04-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   UMP PAUL NAUERT (L) EJECTED MGR JIM LEYLAND (R)<< COMERICA PARK:       The Minnesota Twins made it two straight over the Tigers with an 11-3 Saturday matinee d...
TWINS LATE RALLY TOPS TIGERS.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 3, F 4/27/07 [ 04-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   ZOOM MAKES HIS SECOND STRAIGHT UNSUCCESSFUL EXIT<< COMERICA PARK:       Flamethrower Joel Zumaya had a second consecutive rocky relief outing and the Tigers l...
PISTONS ROLL ON ROAD.....PISTONS 93, Orlando 77, Th 4/26/07 [ 04-27-2007 ]
>>caption: BIG SHEED WAS PERFECT FROM THE ARC<< ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons spotted the Magic an 8-0 run to start the game, then steadily rallied for a one-sided 93-77 victor...
SHARKS BITE WINGS IN GAME ONE.....San Jose 2, RED WINGS 0, Th 4/26/07 [ 04-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   NABAKOV DEFLECTS PUCK TO RIGHT CORNER AS CLEARY WATCHES FOR WINGS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The San Jose Sharks chomped home ice advantage with a 2-0 Thursday...
WHALERS WIN, HEAD TO OHL FINALS.....PLYMOUTH 4, London 1, Th 4/26/07 [ 04-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   WHALERS OUST KNIGHTS (Whalers file photo by Walt Dmoch)<< LONDON, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers advanced to the Ontario Hockey League Playoff Finals for the...
WET & WINDY CITY.....TIGERS @ Chicago WSox PPD, Th 4/26/07 [ 04-26-2007 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The quickie 2-city, 4-game Tiger road trip to Anaheim and Chicago was abbreviated when the final set Thursday night at the White Sox was postponed hours before...
DURBIN EARNS HIS FIRST DETROIT WIN.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 2, W 4/25/07 [ 04-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   DURBIN SET A NEW CAREER-HIGH OF 9-K<< CHICAGO, IL:       With fans and "experts" alike wondering is Chad Durbin could make it to May still in the Tiger rotat...
GOOD KNIGHT FOR LONDON.....London 5, PLYMOUTH 2, T 4/24/07 [ 04-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   LONDON GOALIE STEVE MASON MADE 50-SV (photo by WALT DMOCH)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:       A jammed house of 3,390 came to watch the Plymouth Whalers clinch the OHL...
ANOTHER TEN INNING DEFEAT.....LA Angels 9, TIGERS 8 (10-INN), T 4/24/07 [ 04-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   VLADY GUERRERO HAD TWO KEY HITS TUESDAY<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The Tigers wasted late-game heroics by Magglio Ordonez in dropping a 9-8, 10-INN matinee to the L...
UGLY WIN OUT WEST.....TIGERS 9, LA Angels 5, M 4/23/07 [ 04-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON ROUNDS THE BASES TO COMPLETE HIS T-1ST LEAD-OFF HOMERUN IN ANAHEIM<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The Tigers used a 5-R/T-2nd to open up a 7-0 lead on their...
FANTASTIC FIVES FOR WHALERS.....PLYMOUTH 5, London 2, M 4/23/07 [ 04-24-2007 ]
LONDON, ONT:     After posting 5-1 wins in the first two games of the OHL Western Conference Finals, the Plymouth Whalers took a 3-0 series lead with a 5-2 road win at London Mond...
PISTON REPLAY.....PISTONS 98, Orlando 90, M 4/23/07 [ 04-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   RIP DRIVES TO THE HOOP VS MAGIC ON MONDAY<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       In a near carbon copy of Game One, the Pistons posted a 98-90 win over the Orlando Ma...
FRANZEN, JA!.....RED WINGS 2, Calgary 1 (2/OT).....S 4/22/07 [ 04-22-2007 ]
>>caption: THE RED WINGS MOB FRANZEN (along glass at RIGHT of photo) FOLLOWING HIS GWG<< CALGARY, ALTA:       Calgary back-up goaler Jamie McLennon stuck Detroit's Johan Franz...
TIGERS EDGE WSOX IN TWELVE.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 5 (12-INN), S 4/22/07 [ 04-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   POLANCO SUNDAY CELERBRATION<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers ended a 3-game losing skid by salvaging the last contest of their 3-game weekend home series vs...
NO MAGIC FOR ORLANDO IN PLAYOFF OPENER.....PISTONS 100, Orlando 92 [ 04-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   BILLUPS BRINGS THE BALL UP-COURT VS MAGIC SAT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons never trailed in posting a 100-92 playoff opening win over Orlando Sa...
PHILLY KICKS DETROIT IN TITLE GAME.....Philadelphia 13, IGNITION 8, Sa 4/21/07 [ 04-22-2007 ]
COMPUWARE ARENA:       With the Tigers, Red Wings and Pistons all at home Saturday, two of them in playoff action, the Detroit Ignition's MISL Championship Game was largely ignor...
HOME ICE HOLDS.....RED WINGS 5, Calgary 1, Sa 4/21/07 [ 04-22-2007 ]
>>caption: CLEARY'S PENALTY-SHOT GOAL BROUGHT THE WINGS BENCHERS TO THEIR FEET<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The home team has won all five games in the opening round NHL Western Con...
JINX & JENKS TOP TIGERS IN TEN.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 5 (10-INN), Sa 4/21/07 [ 04-21-2007 ]
>>caption: GUILLEN (L) AND ORDONEZ (R) BOTH HOMERED<< COMERICA PARK:       In the Detroit Tiger version of the Bill Murray movie "Groundhog Day" the Tigs were toppled in 10-INN...
WHALERS SKATE TO SECOND STRAIGHT 5-1 WIN.....PLYMOUTH 5, London 1, F 4/20/07 [ 04-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   TOM SESTITO (Whalers file photo)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:       The Plymouth Whalers took a 2-0 lead in their OHL Western Conference Playoff (Best-of-7) series vs th...
TIGERS GIVE AWAY CHISOX SERIES OPENER.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 4, F 4/20/07 [ 04-20-2007 ]
>>caption: JENKS (RT) CELEBRATES HIS FIFTH SAVE SO FAR THIS SEASON<< COMERICA PARK:       Chad Durbin didn't suffer his third loss in three Tiger starts this season, but he deser...
FLAMES EVEN HOME ICE SERIES.....Calgary 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 4/19/07 [ 04-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   HASEK WATCHES OVER SHOULDER AS GWG ENTERS NET<< CALGARY, ALTA:       Calgary and Detroit split their regular season series 2-2, with all the wins at home. &nb...
WHALERS WIN WEST FINALS OPENER.....PLYMOUTH 5, London 1, Th 4/19/07 [ 04-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   3-POINT NIGHT FOR JAMES NEAL (Whalers file photos)<< LONDON, ONT:       The OHL's top two teams opened the Western Conference Finals in London Thursday evening....
PISTON RESERVES BEST BOSTON.....PISTONS 91, Boston 89, W 4/18/07 [ 04-19-2007 ]
>>caption:   DALE DAVIS WAVES GOOD-BYE TO BOSTON AND THE NBA REGULAR-SEASON<< BOSTON, MA:       Flip Murray hit the winning basket just before the regulation buzzer sound...
BUCK BELTS ROYALS WINNER.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 3 (10-INN), W 4/18/07 [ 04-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   JOHN BUCK CRANKED THE KAYCEE GAME-WINNING HR<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers have played three 10-INN games in the first two and a half weeks of the season....
CALGARY CAPTAIN SPARKS FLAMES TO WIN.....Calgary 3, RED WINGS 2, T 4/17/07 [ 04-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   TWO CAPTAINS, ONE CELEBRATION (CP photo)<< CALGARY, ALTA:       Jarome Iginla snapped his personal slump vs Detroit to get the game- winner in a 3-2 Calgary "W...
PISTONS WIN HOME FINALE.....PISTONS 100, Toronto 84, T 4/17/07 [ 04-17-2007 ]
>>caption:   AMIR JOHNSON DUNKS VS RAPTORS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons went back to their normal rotation until the game was under control while Toronto res...
POLANCO DELIVERS IN CLUTCH.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 6, T 4/17/07 [ 04-17-2007 ]
>>caption:   PUDGE BEATS PLAY AT 2BASE IN 2-R/T-3rd<< COMERICA PARK:       Batting an MLB-best .388 with RISP since the start of the 2005 season, Placido Polanco was the...
RODRIGUEZ ROCKS ROYALS IN ROUT.....TIGERS 12, Kansas City 5, M 4/16/07 [ 04-17-2007 ]
>>PUDGE G-SLAM TROT<< COMERICA PARK:       Ivan Rodriguez blasted a Grand Slam homerun in the B-1st and a 2r2B in the B-2nd to drive in half of Detroit's runs in a 12-5 Co-Pa...
GREEN COMES HOME TO SHINE.....Philadelphia 102, PISTONS 91, S 4/15/07 [ 04-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   6ER WILLIE GREEN HAD 26-P AT THE PALACE SUNDAY<<    PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       With the Pistons just going through the motions while trying to stay heal...
WINGS DOWN FLAMES AGAIN.....RED WINGS 3, Calgary 1, S 4/15/07 [ 04-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   FILPPULA SCORES 3RD-PERIOD CLINCHER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings blitzed the Calgary Flames with a pair of goals before the Sunday matinee was even 4...
BLUE JAYS EDGE TIGERS.....Toronto 2, TIGERS 1, S 4/15/07 [ 04-15-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDERSON (#42) SLIDES HOME FOR ONLY DET RUN<< TORONTO, ONT:       An RBI-1B by former Tiger John McDonald in the B-7th snapped a 1-all tie to give the Blue J...
LAST LICKS COMEBACK.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 7, Sa 4/14/07 [ 04-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   DURBIN DRUBBED, BUT TIGERS WIN<< TORONTO, ONT:      Trailing almost all afternoon, the Tigers staged a T-9th comeback to score a 10-7 win over the Blue Jays a...
WHALERS REACH OHL SEMIS.....PLYMOUTH 4, Kitchener 1, F 4/13/07 [ 04-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   CENTER CHRIS TERRY (Whalers photo file)<< COMPURARE ARENA:       The Whalers reached the OHL Western Conference Finals (and OHL Semi- Finals) for the first ti...
FRIDAY THE 13TH HALLADAY.....Toronto 2, TIGERS 1 (10-INN), F 4/13/07 [ 04-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   HALLADAY PITCHED THE FIRST 10-INN MLB COMPLETE GAME SINCE 2005<< TORONTO, ONT:       Like the Pistons next door, the Tigers dropped a Friday the 13th decision...
PISTONS WATCH AS RAPTORS ROLL.....Toronto 87, PISTONS 84, F 4/13/07 [ 04-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   PISTON STARTERS VIEW TORONTO'S 4TH-QTR FRIDAY NITE COMEBACK<< TORONTO, ONT:       Having already clinched the NBA Eastern Conference Championship with four ga...
TIGS EDGE JAYS.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 4, Th 4/12/07 [ 04-13-2007 ]
>>caption:   INGE (L) GETS HOMER CONGRATS FROM POLANCO (R)<< TORONTO, ONT:       For the first time in four attempts this season the Tigers won the first game of a series....
WINGS WIN ROUND ONE.....RED WINGS 4, Calgary 1, Th 4/12/07 [ 04-13-2007 ]
>>caption:   LATE 3rd-PERIOD SCRUM AT THE JOE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings left little doubt they're better prepared for the playoffs than at any time since the...
RANGERS STAY ALIVE.....Kitchener 4, PLYMOUTH 2, W 4/11/07 [ 04-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   KITCHENER 2-GOAL SCORER KEVIN HENDERSON<< KITCHENER, ONT:       The Kitchener Rangers avoided elimination from the second round of the OHL playoffs by scoring...
C-MO GRAND-SLAM BELTS BIRDS.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 1 (12-INN), W 4/11/07 [ 04-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   MONROE TROTS HOME TO COMPLETE HIS GRANNY<< BALTIMORE, MD:       A game which remained scoreless for nearly 11.5-INN saw Craig Monroe blast a Grand Slam homerun...
PISTONS CLINCH THE EAST.....PISTONS 104, Orlando 99, W 4/11/07 [ 04-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   RIP DUNKS VS MAGIC<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons held on to defeat a hungry Orlando Magic team to score a 104-99 Wednesday Palace win which clinc...
WHALERS GO OT TO TOP RANGERS.....PLYMOUTH 5, Kitchener 4 (OT), T 4/10/07 [ 04-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   CENTER ANDREW FOURNIER (Whalers file photos)<< COMPUWARE ARENA:       Center Andrew Fournier picked the right time to score his first goal of the playoffs. &nb...
NATE'S GREAT.....TIGERS 3, Baltimore 1, T 4/10/07 [ 04-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   ROBERTSON WAS IN COMMAND AT CAMDEN YARDS<< BALTIMORE, MD:       Nate Robertson baffled Baltimore batters through 7.1-IP of scoreless baseball and Todd Jones pi...
MAGIC NUMBER IS NOW ONE.....PISTONS 91, New York 83, M 4/9/07 [ 04-10-2007 ]
>>SHEED HACKS JARED JEFFRIES (#20) FOR THREE STITCHES<< NYC, NY:       The Pistons struggled to beat a battered and bruised Knicks team, 91-83 Monday night at Madison Square Gar...
BIRDS DOWN DURBIN IN NEST DEBUT.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 2, M 4/9/07 [ 04-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   CABRERA BAFFLED BENGALS<< BALTIMORE, MD:       The Orioles delighted the sellout Camden Yards crowd to win their 7th consecutive home opener, 6-2 vs the Tig...
WHALERS EDGE RANGERS.....PLYMOUTH 3, Kitchener 2, S 4/8/07 [ 04-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   GOALIE MICHAL NEUVIRTH STONED KITCHENER (photog: Walt Dmoch)<< KITCHENER, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers remained perfect in the OHL playoffs, going up 2-0 in...
PUDGE POWERS TIGERS TO RUBBER GAME VICTORY.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 2, S 4/8/07 [ 04-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   TRAVELING TIGER FANS FLY THE FLAG AS PUDGE CIRCLES THE BASES<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       Trailing since the B-1st, the Tigers got a 3rHR (#2) by Ivan Rodriguez...
"LaBRON RULES" KEY TO PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 87, Cleveland 82, S 4/8/07 [ 04-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   RIP RIPPED-OFF 21-PTS VS CAVS SUNDAY<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons survived a 15-P slump in the 2nd-Qtr with key guard play to get an important...
SPARTANS RULE THE ICE.....MICH STATE 3, Boston College 2, Sa 4/7/07 [ 04-08-2007 ]
>>caption:   GOALIE JEFF LERG LIFTED SPARTANS TO TITLE WIN<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       A "bubble team" when NCAA-D1 men's ice hockey tournament bids were about to be announced,...
MILESTONES IN WINGS REGULAR-SEASON FINALE.....RED WINGS 7, Chicago 2, Sa 4/7/07 [ 04-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   HUDLER (L) CONGRATS SAMUELSSON (R) ON A CAREER-DAY<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings wrapped-up the NHL regular-season in style with a 7-2, home ice, Satu...
DETROIT DINGERS MAKE MAROTH WINNER.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 5, Sa 4/7/07 [ 04-07-2007 ]
caption:   GRANDERSON (L) FROZERN-5's POLANCO (R)<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       A trio of Tiger homeruns took Detroit to a 6-5 Saturday matinee victory at Kansas City.   ...
ROYALS STILL A ROYAL PAIN.....Kansas City 3, TIGERS 1, F 4/6/07 [ 04-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   JOSE MESA'S TIGER DEBUT WAS A DEFEAT AT KC<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Kansas City Royals ruined the Tigers' bid for an AL-Central title last fall by sweeping...
WHALERS TAKE OPENER IN OVERTIME.....PLYMOUTH 6, Kitchener 5 (OT), F 4/6/07 [ 04-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   WHALERS CELEBRATE<< COMPUWARE AZRENA:       The Plymouth Whalers got a shorthanded, overtime goal from Evan Brophey 6:25 into the OT to edge the Kitchener Ran...
SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), Th 4/5/07 [ 04-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHARP SHOT BEATS OZZIE TO END SHOOTOUT<< CHICAGO, IL:       The Red Wings lost at Chicago, yet clinched their sixth consecutive NHL Central Division title Thur...
STATE MAKES NCAA-D1 HOCKEY FINAL.....MICH STATE 4, Maine 2, Th 4/5/07 [ 04-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   SUCHARSKI (#22, lower Left) POKED PUCK (top) PAST BISHOP FOR GWG<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       Michigan State got up off the cold ice from an early 2-0 defecit to defe...
TOO COLD, TIGERS/TORONTO RE-SCHEDULED.....Toronto @ TIGERS, PPD, Th 4/5/07 [ 04-05-2007 ]
COMERRICA PARK:       With wind gusts 10--20-mph less than the day before, but with temps 10-degrees colder and snow flurries more frequient, the rubber game of the Toronto @ Tigers...
BIG BEN-LESS   BULLS BEAT PISTONS.....Chicago 106, PISTONS 88, W 4/4/07 [ 04-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   KIRK HINRICH LED CHICAGO'S PALACE INVASION<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Minus former Piston center Ben Wallace (hospitalized earlier in the day for a sinus...
WILD & WINDY WIN.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 9, W 4/4/07 [ 04-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   GRANDY'S GRANNY CAME IN AN 8-RUN/B-3rd-INN<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers used an 8-R/B-3rd to help build a 9-0 lead before having to hang on for a 10-9 d...
DOM DOMINATES JACKETS AGAIN.....RED WINGS 3, Columbus 0, T 4/3/07 [ 04-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   HASEK STOPPED NIKOLAI ZHEREDEV AND THE REST OF THE B-JACKETS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Dominik Hasek came within 58.1-sec of shutting-out the Blue Jackets in...
PISTONS PASTE PACERS.....PISTONS 100, Indiana 85, T 4/3/07 [ 04-04-2007 ]
>>caption: PRINCE DRIVES PAST THE PACERS<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The Pistons moved closer to clinching the top NBA Eastern Conference playoff seed with a 100-85 Tuesday even...
JAYS CLOUD BEAUTY OPENING DAY, EH.....Toronto 5, TIGERS 3 (10-INN), T 4/2/07 [ 04-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   BONDERMAN STRUGGLED EARLY, DOMINATED THEREAFTER<< COMERICA PARK:       Toronto scored three times in their first at-bat and twice more in their last AB for a 5...
PISTONS BEAT HEAT WITH HOT 4TH-QTR.....PISTONS 94, Miami 88, S 4/1/07 [ 04-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   'DYESS DUNKS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons overcame a 10-P, 4th-Qtr defecit to defeat the defending NBA World Champion Miami Heat, 94-88 Sunday...
WINGS WIN, TAKE OVER TOP SPOT.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 1, S 4/1/07 [ 04-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   HOLMER GETTING CHECKED TO ICE, STILL SCORES 1ST OF HIS TWO GOALS SUN.<< COLUMBUS, OH:       The Red Wings rebounded from a wasted opportunity Friday to win a...
MESA SUSPENDED, TIGERS TIE YANKS, HEAD HOME.....TIGERS 3, NY Yankees 3 (9-INN-Tie), Sa 3/31/07 [ 03-31-2007 ]
>>caption:   JOSE MESA<< TAMPA, FL:       The Tigers lost a third member off their 25-man roster in three days Saturday, played a 3-all exhibition finale with the Yankees,...
PISTON BENCH BEATS NETS.....PISTONS 110, New Jersey 105, F 3/30/07 [ 03-31-2007 ]
>>caption:   MR. BIG SHOT WAS GAME-HIGH IN PTS & ASTS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Chauncey Billups posted game-highs of 32-P and 14-RB, but it was the Detroit duo of r...
WINGS BLOW GAME TO STARS.....Dallas 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), F 3/30/07 [ 03-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   BERTUZZI (R) CELEBRATES FIRST GOAL AS A WING WITH CAPT. NICK<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings fell asleep in the last half of the 3rd-Per and allowed a 3-...
THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE BALLGAME.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 2, F 3/30/07 [ 03-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   DON'T LOOK FOR MR. ROGERS UNTIL MID-SEASON<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers made all kinds of news on their last day in Lakeland, the least of which...
WHALERS SWEEP OPENING SERIES.....PLYMOUTH 3, Guelph 2, Th 3/29/07 [ 03-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   WHALERS CELEBRATE<< GUELPH, ONT:       The Plymouth Whalers swept their opening round OHL playoff series 4-0 with a 3-2 win at Guelph Thursday.     ...
BULLS EDGE DETROIT TO TIGHTEN RACE.....Chicago 83, PISTONS 81, Th 3/29/07 [ 03-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   BIG BEN (R) BATTLES DETROIT'S McDYESS (L)<< CHICAGO, IL:       With Rip Hamilton and Chris Webber still ill, the undermanned Pistons lost at Chicago 83-81 Thur...
WINGS WIN KEY GAME IN N'VILLE.....RED WINGS 2, Nashville 1, Th 3/29/07 [ 03-29-2007 ]
>>caption:   VETS PAUL KARIYA (L) AND CHRIS CHELIOS (R) CHASE A GAYLORD CENTER LOOSE PUCK<<    NASHVILLE, TN:       Red Wings head coach Mike Babkock played a hunch T...
TIGERS LOSE ROGERS, WIN GAME.....TIGERS 3, Houston(SS) 1, Th 3/29/07 [ 03-29-2007 ]
>>caption:   KENNY ROGERS<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers placed scheduled starter Kenny Rogers on the disabled list before the ballgame, then went out and beat...
TIGS & DODGERS DEADLOCK.....TIGERS 3, LA Dodgers 3 (9-INN-Tie), W 3/28/07 [ 03-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   GARY SHEFFIELD<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       With spring training winding down the Tigers and Los Angeles Dodgers declined to play extra innings, settling for...
WHALERS ROUT GUELPH IN GAME THREE.....PLYMOUTH 7, Guelph 1, T 3/27/07 [ 03-28-2007 ]
>>caption:  TOM SESTITO<< COMPUWARE ARENA:     The Plymouth Whalers moved closer to an opening round playoff sweep of Guelph, stomping the Storm 7-1 Tuesday night to take a...
BENGALS BATTER BRAVES' SMOLTZ.....TIGERS 7, Atlanta 5, T 3/27/07 [ 03-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   ORDONEZ DOUBLED TO HILITE A 3-R/T-1ST FOR DETROIT<< DISNEY WORLD, FLA:       Jeremy Bonderman of Detroit and John Smoltz of Atlanta had their final tune-ups for...
SICK PISTONS SURVIVE IN OVERTIME.....PISTONS 113, Denver 109 (OT), M 3/26/07 [ 03-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEED WATCHES HIS 60-FOOTER SINK TO FORCE OT<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons needed a miracle Monday, and got one.       Undermanned aga...
PAV, DOM DOWN DUCKS.....RED WINGS 1, Anaheim 0, M 3/26/07 [ 03-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   HASEK STOPPED CHRIS KUNITZ AND ALL DA DUCKS<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:         The Anaheim Ducks are having the finest regular-season in franchise history, but o...
TIGERS SET O-DAY ROSTER & GET WALKOFF WIN OVER WASHINGTON.....TIGERS 6, Washington 5, M 3/26/07 [ 03-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   RYAN RABURN<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers got RBIs from three players who were farmed-out before the ballgame, but hung around as late-inning repla...
WHALERS GO UP 2-0.....PLYMOUTH 5, Guelph 3, S 3/25/07 [ 03-26-2007 ]
GUELPH, ONT:       Former Detroit Red Wing Dave Barr was feeling pretty good about 7:30pm Sunday evening.       Barr is GM/Head Coach of the OHL Guelph Storm these days....
PISTONS BLITZ BUCKS.....PISTONS 121, Milwaukee 95, S 3/25/07 [ 03-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE WAS GAME- HIGH WITH 28-P SUNDAY<< MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons salvaged the final game of their 3-game road trip by beating the hapless Milwaukee...
SHEFF COOKS YANKS.....TIGERS 9, NY Yankees 5, S 3/25/07 [ 03-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   GARY SHEFFIELD HAD 4-RBI<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers scored in each of the first 4-INN to take a 9-2 lead, and held on for a 9-5 Sunday matinee...
WHALERS WIN PLAYOFF OPENER.....PLYMOUTH 3, Guelph 2 (OT), Sa 3/24/07 [ 03-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   BROPHEY'S GWG IS IN THE GUELPH NET<< COMPUWARE ARENA:       Evan Brophey's goal at 2:14 of overtime gave the Plymouth Whalers a 3-2 overtime victory vs the Gue...
REDFORD FALLS SHORT, COUNTRY DAY WINS TITLE.....MSHAA FINALS, Sa 3/24/07 [ 03-25-2007 ]
BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:       Two local teams competed in the MHSAA boy's basketball Finals on Saturday, one winning and one losing in the four state championship contest...
SPARTANS ADVANCE, WOLVERINES OUSTED FROM NCAA ICE ACTION.....Sa 3/24/07 [ 03-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   MSU IN FROZEN FOUR FOR THE FIRST TIME IN SIX YEARS<< VAN ANDEL ARENA, GRAND RAPIDS, MI:       Michigan State upset top-seed and CCHA Champion Notre Dame 2-1 Sat...
UPON FURTHER REVIEW, WINGS LOSE.....St. Louis 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), Sa 3/24/07 [ 03-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   LEBDA HELPED-OFF<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Two errors by the officials gave the St. Louis Blues a 1-0 shootout edge and a 3-2 win over the Red Wings Saturday a...
ANOTHER SPLIT-SQUAD SPLIT.....Atlanta(ss) 3, TIGERS(ss) 1; & TIGERS 7(ss), Houston 5, Sa 3/24/07 [ 03-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   GUILLEN HURT ON SECOND FOUL-TIP THIS WEEK<<       The Tigers played their third and final split-squad doubleheader of this year's Grapefruit LGE season Saturday,...
SPARTAN ICEMEN ADVANCE.....MICH STATE 5, Boston U 1, F 3/23/07 [ 03-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   MSU'S TIM CROWDER SCORED TWICE VS BU FRIDAY<< VAN ANDEL ARENA, GRAND RAPIDS, MI:       Michigan State had to wait an extra 95-mins to start their NCAA men's ice...
SPURS EDGE PISTONS.....San Antonio 90, PISTONS 89, F 3/23/07 [ 03-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   DUNCAN HAD 17-P & 14-RB FOR SAN-AN FRIDAY<< SAN ANTONIO, TX:       Yes, the Pistons will "Remember the Alamo."       Detroit lost for the 9th time...
NATS BATS NAIL NATE.....Washington 10, TIGERS 4, F 3/23/07 [ 03-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   NOOK LOGAN<< VIERA, FL:       Nate Robertson entered Friday's exhibition vs Washington with a 0.73-ERA. Robertson then was battered for 5-R/5-ER in 5-IP. He was...
PISTONS CAN'T OVERCOME SLOW START.....Houston 91, PISTONS 85, Th 3/22/07 [ 03-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   YAO! MING (#11) SCORED 27-P VS DETROIT THURSDAY NIGHT<< HOUSTON, TX:       The Rockets shot off to a 16-2 early edge, later led by as many as 20-P, then held o...
BERTUZZI DEBUTS, FEDOROV SCORES.....Columbus 2, RED WINGS 1 (SO), Th 3/22/07 [ 03-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   NEW WING BERTUZZI<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Acquired at last month's NHL trade deadline, power forward Todd Bertuzzi (back surgery) made his much anticipated R...
GRANDY GIVES TIGS A WALK-OFF WIN.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 4, Th 3/22/07 [ 03-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   CURTIS GRANDERSON<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       In Detroit's one and only Lakeland night game of the Grapefruit LGE season the Tigers made it exciting in the...
WINGS FALL AGAIN.....Calgary 2, RED WINGS 1, T 3/20/07 [ 03-20-2007 ]
>>caption: FLAMES CELEBRATE THE HUSELIUS GAME-WINNING GOAL<< CALGARY, ALTA:     The Red Wings are coming home from a 2-game Western Canada road trip empty-handed, dropping both...
PRINCE POPS 30 IN RUNAWAY WIN.....PISTONS 95, Philadelphia 75, T 3/20/07 [ 03-20-2007 ]
>>caption:  PRINCE RULES 6ERS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     It was Chris Webber's first game against Philadelphia since the 76ers bought-out his contract earlier this season...
PIRATES BEST VERLANDER.....Pittsburgh 3, TIGERS 1, T 3/20/07 [ 03-20-2007 ]
>>caption:  RYAN RABURN<< BRADENTON, FL:     Pittsburgh scored all three of their runs off Tiger starter Justin Verlander and Detroit didn't score until there were 2-outs in...
TIGS TOP REDS, TRIM TEN.....TIGERS 6, Cincinnati 2, M 3/19/07 [ 03-19-2007 ]
>>caption:  GARY SHEFFIELD<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers made their second big-chunk roster cuts of the spring in the morning, then beat Cincinnati 6-2 Monday aft...
PISTONS DIRKED BY MAVS.....Dallas 92, PISTONS 88, S 3/18/07 [ 03-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  NOWITZKI HAD AN MVP PERFORMANCE VS PISTONS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The NBA schedule-maker didn't do the Detroit Pistons any favors Sunday.    ...
TIGS WIN AT HOME, LOSE ON ROAD.....TIGERS(SS) 6, Tampa Bay(SS) 0 ...&... Atlanta(SS) 4, TIGERS(SS) 3, S 3/18/07 [ 03-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  NATE WAS GREAT VS RAYS<< @ LAKELAND, FL:   In the home half of a Sunday split- squad doubleheader the Tigers blanked a Tampa Bay "A" group of split-squaders, 6-0 at March...
FLAT WINGS.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 1, Sa 3/17/07 [ 03-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  WINGS CELEBRATE DATSYUK (2nd from right) GOAL<< VANCOUVER, BC:     The Red Wings opened a 2-game Western Canada road trip with a poor effort, a 4-1 loss at V...
C-HOOP:  AMAKER OUT, STATE OUSTED.....Sa 3/17/07 [ 03-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  HANSBROUGH SCORED 33-P AND WALTON HAD NONE<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:   Two days after second-round elimination from the NIT, the Michigan Wolverines fired men's head basketbal...
NCAA-D1 Wrestling:  DONAHOE WINS, MINNESOTA RULES...Sa 3/17/07 [ 03-18-2007 ]
>>caption:  PAUL DONAHOE<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     At traditional Michigan high school wrestling powerhouse Davison (outside Flint), Paul Donahoe was a two-time state ch...
CCHA:  LUCK 'O THE IRISH.....Sa 3/17/07 [ 03-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  IRISH CELEBRATE GWG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     It was fitting that the Notre Dame Fighting Irish won their first-ever CCHA Playoff Champ- ionship on St. Patrick's Da...
BONDO GETS BELTED AROUND, THEN IS TABBED TO START ON O-DAY.....TIGERS 8, Toronto 6, Sa 3/17/07 [ 03-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  BONDERMAN WILL GET HIS 2ND STRAIGHT O-DAY START<< DUNEDIN, FL:     The Tigers out-clubbed Toronto Saturday afternoon, 8-6 in Dunedin. The win was a spring-high...
PISTONS STUN SUN.....PISTONS 105, Phoenix 83, F 3/16/07 [ 03-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  BILLUPS DRIVES AROUND RAJA BELL BEFORE CHAUNCEY GOT INJURED<< PHOENIX, AZ:     The Pistons completed their first 5-&-0 western road trip in 15 years by handing...
IRISH & WOLVERINES ADVANCE TO CCHA FINALS.....F 3/16/07 [ 03-17-2007 ]
>>caption:  UofM JR-FWD KEVIN PORTER<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Seedings held on Friday at The Joe as #1 Notre Dame and #2 Michigan advanced to Saturday night's CCHA Playoff Fin...
TIGS OUT-BLAST PHILS.....TIGERS 12, Philadelphia 9, F 3/16/07 [ 03-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  BRANDON INGE'S GLOVEWORK HAS BEEN BETTER THAN HIS BAT, UNTIL FRIDAY<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers beat Philadelphia for the second time this week and...
TIGER PITCHING STAYS STRONG.....TIGERS 2, Washington 0, TH 3/15/07 [ 03-16-2007 ]
>>caption:  JUSTIN VERLANDER<< VIERA, FL:     The Tigers scored their second consecutive 2-0 Grapefruit LGE shutout, this time besting the Washington Nationals Thursday eve...
C-HOOP.....TH 3/15/07 [ 03-15-2007 ]
>>caption:  MARQUISE GRAY WAS HUGE UNDERNEATH THURSDAY FOR MSU<<   @ WINSTON-SALEM, NC:   Michigan State played incredible defense to beat Marquette 61-49 in the opening round...
HOT-SHOOTING PISTONS GET PAST PORTLAND.....PISTONS 87, Portland 75, W 3/14/07 [ 03-15-2007 ]
PORTLAND, ORE:     The Pistons improved to 4-&-0 on their 5-game western road trip with an 87-75 win over the Trail Blazers late Wednesday night at the Portland Rose Garden.  ...
HUDLER HELPS WINGS HOP PAST PREDS.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 2, W 3/14/07 [ 03-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  DOM DENIED PAUL KARIYA, AMONG OTHERS << JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Jiri Hudler continued his hot streak and so did the Red Wings.     Hudler scored twice...
WHITEWASH AND LONGBALL.....TIGERS 2, NY Mets 0, W 3/14/07 [ 03-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  KENNY ROGERS THREW THE FIRST 5-INN<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Five Tiger pitchers combined on a 5-hit shutout and a pair of Detroit batters belted two solo...
PISTONS CONTINUE ROLL ON ROAD.....PISTONS 101, Seattle 97, T 3/13/07 [ 03-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  RASHEED WALLACE<< SEATTLE, WA:     The Pistons went to 3-&-0 o their current 5-game western road trip and gained their NBA Eastern leading 21st road win on the...
WINGS INCH CLOSER TO TOP SPOT.....RED WINGS 5, Nashville 2, T 3/13/07 [ 03-14-2007 ]
>>caption:  KIRK MALTBY'S RARE GOAL PUT DET AHEAD TO STAY<< NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings put on a late burst to turn a close contest into a runaway win Tuesday in a 5-2...
WOLVERINES WIN IN EMPTY ARENA.....MICHIGAN 68, Utah State 58, T 3/13/07 [ 03-13-2007 ]
>>caption:  DeSHAUN SIMS<< CRISLER ARENA:       The Michigan Wolverine men's basketballers began yet another NIT run Tuesday before a sea of empty seats at Crisler Are...
BUMS BEAT BENGALS ON BOTTOM-9TH DINGER.....LA Dodgers 4, TIGERS 3, T 3/13/07 [ 03-13-2007 ]
>>caption:  NATE ROBERTSON HAD ANOTHER SHORT STINT<< VERO BEACH, FL:     Nate Robertson continued to struggle with control, the Tigers had trouble scoring and the Dodgers...
TIGERS CUT ROSTER, EDGE D-RAYS.....TIGERS 3, Tampa Bay 2, M 3/12/07 [ 03-12-2007 ]
>>caption:  ANDREW MILLER WAS AMONG THE FIRST CUTS<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     The Tigers made their first roster cuts of spring camp (see below), then defeated the hapless...
PISTONS CLIP WESTERN FOES.....PISTONS 98, LA Clippers 80, S 3/11/07 [ 03-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   PRINCE SKIES IN LA<< LOS ANGELES, CA:       The Pistons went to 2-&-0 on their current 5-game western road trip with a 98-80 Sunday matinee victory vs the Los...
TIGERS SPLIT A SPLIT-SQUAD D'HEADER.....NY Mets(SS) 4, TIGERS(SS) 2 ...&... TIGERS(SS) 5, Philadelphia 3, S 3/11/07 [ 03-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   BRENT DLUGACH<<       The Tigers lost at home and won on the road in earning a split in their first of three split-squad doubleheaders this Grapefruit LGE season...
LEWIE WINS RETURN.....Boston 6, RED WINGS 3, S 3/11/07 [ 03-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   TIM THOMAS MADE 35-SV IN HIS NHL/JLA DEBUT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The last time the Boston Bruins visited Joe Louis Arena (the 2003-04 NHL season), Dave Lewi...
HOT TEMPERS IN LAKELAND.....Boston 7, TIGERS 6, Sa 3/10/07 [ 03-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   MAGS WAS HIT IN THE HEAD, THE SECOND OF THREE TIGERS WHO WERE HBP<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Justin Verlander was battered and Magglio Ordonez was bruise...
MILE HIGH VICTORY.....PISTONS 95, Denver 82, F 3/9/07 [ 03-10-2007 ]
DENVER, CO:       The Pistons snapped a mini-slump with a 95-82 Friday night win at Denver to get their first victory in three games and open a 5-game western road trip..   ...
SAMMY SHINES IN OT.....RED WINGS 3, Los Angeles 2 (OT), F 3/9/07 [ 03-10-2007 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings bombarded Windsor, ONT. native Sean Burke with 54 shots and finally got the game winner in overtime to defeat the Los Angeles Kings, 3-2 Friday ni...
HESSMAN POWERS TIGERS PAST METS.....TIGERS 9, NY Mets 5, F 3/9/07 [ 03-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   MIKE HESSMAN<< PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       Mike Hessman's 2006 season story read, "All or Nothing."       Hessman had a lot of strikeouts (129), a bun...
C-HOOP.....F 3/9/07 [ 03-09-2007 ]
>>caption:  BADGERS BLOCKED NEITZEL'S Q-FINAL'S EFFORTS<<   @ CHICAGO, Ill:       Michigan and Michigan State were both bounced out of the Big Ten men's basketball tour...
DAY OF DINGERS.....TIGERS 9, Cincinnati 7, TH 3/8/07 [ 03-08-2007 ]
@ SARASOTA, Fla:     The Tigers snapped a three game winless slump and remained unbeaten versus National League teams in Grapefruit League play (4-0-&-1) with a 9-7 decision over Cinc...
C-HOOP.....TH 3/8/07 [ 03-08-2007 ]
@ CHICAGO, Ill:  Michigan State opened up a 16 point 1st-H lead Thursday then hung on for a 5 point win, as hot Northwestern 3-point shooting made the opening round Big 10 tourney win a cl...
KING JAMES TOPS PISTONS IN OT.....Cleveland 101, PISTONS 97 (OT), W 3/7/07 [ 03-07-2007 ]
@ AUBURN HILLS, MICH:       LeBron James scored a season high 41-P and also recorded 8-A & 7-RB in 51 minutes of play as the Cavaliers defeated the Pistons 101-97 in overtime Wedne...
TIGS & BRAVOS TIE.....Atlanta 4, TIGERS 4 (11-Inn), W 3/7/07 [ 03-07-2007 ]
@ JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Pitchers who won't make the team cost the Tigers a win for a second connsecutive day.       Atlanta and the Tigers tied 4-4 in 11...
BABCOCK GETS #100, SCHNEIDER #200 AND FRANZEN THE SHOOTOUT WINNER.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 3 (SO), T 3/6/07 [ 03-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   FRANZEN BEATS VOKOUN FOR DECIDING GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The NHL's best home team hosted the NHL's co-best road team Tuesday night at The Joe. The Red W...
JAYS BEAT TIGS IN TEN.....Toronto 6, TIGERS 4 (10-INN), T 3/6/07 [ 03-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   YORMAN BAZARDO<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers took a 4-0/B-5th lead before dropping a 6-4, 10-INN decision to the visiting Toronto Blue Jays Tuesday...
HAPPY HOMECOMING FOR RICHARDSON.....Golden State 111, PISTONS 93, M 3/5/07 [ 03-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   DELFINO CAN'T CATCH RICHARDSON FROM BEHIND<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Saginaw native and former Michigan State Spartan Jason Richardson scored a game-high...
YANKS BLAST PAST BENGALS.....NY Yankees 6, TIGERS 5, M 3/5/07 [ 03-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEFF RETURNED TO LEGENDS FIELD MON AS A TIGER<< TAMPA, FL:       The Tigers stranded more base runners (12) than both teams scored combined as the New York Y...
INDIANS ERR TO HAND TIGS EXHIBITION DECISION.....TIGERS 7, Cleveland 4 [ 03-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   ROGERS TOSSES SUNDAY VS TRIBE<< WINTER HAVEN, FL:       Five Tribe fielding miscues, three errors and two more which were instead generously ruled basehits, h...
ANOTHER OT DEFEAT.....Colorado 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), S 3/4/07 [ 03-04-2007 ]
>>caption: AVS JUMP ON THE ICE TO CELEBRATE OT WIN<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings should have known it was going to be a disappointing day when Tomas Holmstrom missed...
CLUTCH PRINCE.....PISTONS 92, Memphis 89,   Sa 3/3/07 [ 03-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE<< @ MEMPHIS, TENN:   After losing the first of back-to-back road games Friday at Miami, the Pistons were in danger dropping another Saturday night. Tays...
GRILLI GRILLED.....Cleveland 11, TIGERS 2, Sa 3/3/07 [ 03-03-2007 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers fell from the Grapefruit LGE unbeaten ranks in ugly fashion Saturday. Detroit was thumped by the Cleveland Indians 11-2.       T...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/3/07 [ 03-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   UofM and OSU IN A TIGHT CONTEST SAT<< @ANN ARBOR, MICH:   Michigan outplayed #1 ranked Ohio State for most of the afternoon Saturday, but fell short of a much needed...
PISTONS SHAQ-ATTACKED.....Miami 85, PISTONS 82, F 3/2/07 [ 03-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHAQ OUT-MUSCLED C-WEBB ALL NIGHT LONG<< MIAMI, FL:       The Pistons had a season-low 31-P at halftime and Shaquille O'Neal had season-highs in both points an...
LANGER & CAPT. NICK (#200) SNAP SLUMPS.....RED WINGS 6, Chicago 2, F 3/2/07 [ 03-02-2007 ]
>caption:   LANG CELEBRATES THE OPENING GOAL WITH HIS RED WING MATES<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       With red-hot Red Wing FWD Henrik Zetterberg suddenly shelved until mid-March...
FOUR TIGER HOMERS HACK PAST HOUSTON.....TIGERS 13, Houston 8, F 3/2/07 [ 03-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   IVAN RODRIGUEZ<< KISSIMMEE, FL:       Pudge Rodriguez pounded a lead-off homerun in the T-1st and the bombard- ment was underway. By the time the afternoon wa...
SHEFF GOES DEEP IN "HOME" OPENING WIN.....TIGERS 9, Philadelphia 7, Th 3/1/07 [ 03-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   GARY SHEFFIELD<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Gary Sheffield delighted the Tigertown fans with a 3rHR in Detroit's 9-7 win over Philadelphia Thursday afternoon...
TIGS EDGE METS IN GRAPEFRUIT OPENER.....TIGERS 5, NY Mets 4, W 2/28/07 [ 02-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHAD DURBIN<< PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       The Tigers scored 4-R in the first 2-INN against Mets starter Oliver Perez, then held on for a 5-4 win in the Grapefruit...
WINGS BEAT BLACKHAWKS ON DEADLINE DAY.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 1, T 2/27/07 [ 02-27-2007 ]
>>caption: CAULDER (#17) CELEBRATES GOAL ON HIS FIRST R-WING SHIFT<< CHICAGO IL:       After making a pair of deadline deals, the Red Wings skated past an uninterested, also-ran...
C-HOOP.....T 2/27/07 [ 02-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   HARRIS HANGS ONE UP<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan kept it's slim post- season hopes alive by beating rival Michigan State, 67-56 Tuesday evening at Crisler Aren...
TIGERS TRAMPLE MOCCASINS.....TIGERS 14, Florida Southern 0, T 2/27/07 [ 02-27-2007 ]
>>caption:  RYAN RABURN<< JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers opened exhibition play with their annual B-squad game against their Lakeland neighbors, Florida Southern...
LATE TIP GIVES FLIP #100.....PISTONS 95, Chicago 93, S 2/25/07 [ 02-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   C-WEBB HITS THE WINNING SHOT SUNDAY<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       On the day former Piston Big Ben Wallace made his return to the Palace it was his eventual...
FIRST PLACE "PLAYOFF" GAME.....Nashville 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), Sa 2/24/07 [ 02-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   HOLMER IN FRONT ALL NIGHT LONG   @ N'VILLE<< NASHVILLE, TN:       The hits, the intensity, the effort and the referees' whistles in their pockets gave Sa...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/24/07 [ 02-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   NEITZEL'S HOT 2nd-H HELPED SPARTANS' COMEBACK<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:   Michigan State overcame another poor first half and 23 turnovers by making 8-0 & 14-0 second half...
OILERS BEST WINGS IN SHOOTOUT.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), F 2/23/07 [ 02-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   RYAN SMYTH (#94) SCORED ON THE POWER PLAY AND IN THE SHOOTOUT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:             The Edmonton Oilers beat the Red Wings for the second...
BIG FINISH AT O-RENA.....PISTONS 94, Orlando 89, F 2/23/07 [ 02-23-2007 ]
>>caption:   HAMILTON LEADS PISTONS WINNING SPURT<< ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons got hot as Orlando went cold and, although they shot just 39.4% from the field, Detroit...
PISTONS ROUT MAGIC.....PISTONS 110, Orlando 88, W 2/21/07 [ 02-22-2007 ]
>>caption:   FORMER PISTONS ARROYO, MILICIC & HILL (first three from left) WATCH FINAL MOMENTS OF DETROIT ROMP<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A physical first half turned...
WINGS WIN AGAIN AT HOME.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 2, W 2/21/07 [ 02-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   ZETTERBERG FLIES AGAIN AT THE JOE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings got a tough fight from usual easy prey Chicago, but beat the Blackhawks 4-2 Wed- nesd...
C-HOOP.....W 2/21/07 [ 02-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   FAREWELL TO THE CHIEF<< @ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Chief Illiniwek danced into the history books and Michigan's march to post-season tournament play took an NIT detou...
PISTONS EDGE BUCKS ON VIDEO-INSPIRED DEFENSE.....PISTONS 84, Milwaukee 83, T 2/20/07    [ 02-21-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEED SLAMS ONE DOWN IN BEERTOWN<< MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons returned from the All-Star break to get another road win in Tuesday's 84-83 decision at Mi...
SPARTY "D" INKS SIGNATURE "V".....MICH STATE 64, Wisconsin 55, T 2/20/07 [ 02-20-2007 ]
>>caption:   RAYMAR MORGAN AND SPARTANS BULLDOZE PAST THE #1-RATED BADGERS @ BRESLIN<< EAST LANSING, MI:       Drew Neitzel was hot early, late and in between and the Spart...
MICHIGAN MOVES BACK INTO 2ND PLACE IN THE CCHA.....MICHIGAN 3, Lake Superior State 1, S 2/18/07 [ 02-18-2007 ]
>>caption:   UM SENIOR FWD T.J. HENSICK<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The #10-ranked Michigan Wolverines and their senior sniper both snapped slumps in a Sunday men's college ice...
WINGS WIN, MOVE INTO FIRST PLACE.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 1, Sa 2/17/07 [ 02-17-2007 ]
>>DOUBLE-TEAMING DOGS CAN'T CONTAIN ZETTERBERG<< GLENDALE, AZ:       Dominik Hasek returned to the Red Wing nets, Henrik Zetterberg scored his first career NHL Hat Trick and De...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/17/07 [ 02-17-2007 ]
>>caption:   SPARTANS JAM PAST HAWKEYES SATURDAY<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:   Michigan State annhilated Iowa 81-49 in a Saturday matinee.       After the Hawkeyes took an ea...
WAYNE FOILS FERRIS AT FOUL LINE.....WAYNE STATE 89, Ferris State 78, Th 2/15/07 [ 02-16-2007 ]
>>caption:   JOE CARR DRIVES VS THE BULLDOGS THURSDAY NIGHT<< MATTHAEI BLG GYM:       Wayne State scored a season-high 89-P and won for the third time in four men's basketb...
WINGS STUN STARS WITH 3-GOAL 3rd-PERIOD.....RED WINGS 3, Dallas 1, W 2/14/07 [ 02-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   GOAL-SCORERS DATSYUK (L) AND ZETTERBERG (R) CELEBRATE<< DALLAS, TX:       The Red Wings rode Henrik Zetterberg again Wednesday night. Zed had a goal and a pai...
SPURS END DETROIT STREAK.....San Antonio 90, PISTONS 81, W 2/14/07 [ 02-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   SAN-AN's TD WAS GAME-HIGH WITH 23-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The San Antonio Spurs waxed the Pistons in the opening half and then cruised to a 90-81 Wed...
PENGUINS CONTINUE TITANS COLD SPELL.....Youngstown St 82, UDM 70, W 2/14/07 [ 02-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   ZACH EVERINGHAM<< YOUNGSTOWN, OH:       The Titan tumble continued Wednesday evening in an 82-70 loss at Youngstown State in the UDM men's fourth consecutive ba...
SPARTANS WIN IN-STATE BRACKET BUSTER.....MICHIGAN STATE 59, MICHIGAN 44, Tue 2/13/07 [ 02-14-2007 ]
>>caption:   NEITZEL STEERED MSU PAST UofM TUESDAY<< EAST LANSING, MI:       In a must-win game for both teams, only two points separated the Spartan & Wolverine hoopsters...
C-WEBB LEADS PISTONS ROUT.....PISTONS 92, LA Clippers 74, M 2/12/07 [ 02-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   C-WEBB SERVED UP A GAME-HIGH OF 19-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Piston roll continued Monday night with a 92-74 win over the Los Angeles Clippers a...
FLYERS FOIL WINGS.....Philadelphia 6, RED WINGS 1, M 2/12/07 [ 02-12-2007 ]
>>caption:   KIRK MALTBY GOT BY MICHAEL LEIGHTON, BUT NOT MUCH ELSE DID<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:       With the NHL's worst home record the Flyers went retro Monday evening to...
HOT WINGS BURN FLAMES.....RED WINGS 7, Calgary 4, S 2/11/07 [ 02-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   RED WINGS SURROUND ZETTERBERG (MIDDLE) TO CELEBRATE<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Having been shutout in their previous game (Detroit's first whitewash defeat in...
WOLVERINES & SPARTANS DEADLOCK.....MICHIGAN 3, MICH STATE 3 (OT), Sa 2/10/07 [ 02-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   JEFF LERG SAVED MSU FROM A KEY DEFEAT<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State kept the NCAA's leading scorer off the sheet, but Michigan still managed to rall...
SHEED SUFFERS T, DELIVERS A W.....PISTONS 98, Toronto 92, Sa 2/10/07 [ 02-11-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEED SLAM<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:          Shortly after suffering his 15th technical foul of the season, Rasheed Wallace keyed a decisive 10-0 run in...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/10/07 [ 02-10-2007 ]
>>caption:   MICHIGAN SR. GD DION HARRIS<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:       The Michigan Wolverines overcame a 9-P (42-33) halftime defecit to edge Minnesota 82-80 Saturday night at Cris...
PISTONS ROLL OVER KOBE & CO. .....PISTONS 93, LA Lakers 78, Th 2/8/07 [ 02-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   THE PALACE PRINCE WAS GAME-HIGH<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Piston winning streak continued Thursday night with an easy 93-78 Palace decision over the...
RARE WINGS WHITEWASH.....St. Louis 1, RED WINGS 0, Th 2/8/07 [ 02-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   DOUGWEIGHT (L) CELEBRATES WITH LONE GOAL SCORER BILL GUERIN (R)<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Red Wings were blanked by the unlikely duo of Manny Legace and Cu...
WAYNE BEATEN IN 2ND-HALF.....Mercyhurst 67, WAYNE STATE 57, Th 2/8/07 [ 02-09-2007 ]
>>caption:   KRIS K WAS GAME-HIGH WITH 24-P<< @ ERIE, PA:       Wayne State was overwhelmed after halftime in a 67-57 Thursday evening men's hoop loss at Mercyhurst. &nb...
C-HOOP.....W 2/7/07 [ 02-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   UDM'S RYVON COVILE<< @ CHICAGO, IL:       Loyola-of-Chicago swept the Detroit Titans in their home-&- home men's basketball series for the first time since the 199...
ZED + 2 = 100 = WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Phoenix 2, W 2/7/07 [ 02-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   HENRIK ZETTERBERG<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings spotted the opposition the lead for the seventh time in nine games, yet still scored their fifth consec...
PISTONS THE LATEST TO BEAT THE CELTS.....PISTONS 109, Boston 102, T 2/6/07 [ 02-07-2007 ]
>>caption:   McDYESS HIT HIS FIRST EIGHT SHOTS<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons extended the Boston Celtics' franchise record to 15 straight defeats in a 109-102...
BUCKEYES BEAT WOLVERINES, AGAIN.....Ohio State 76, MICHIGAN 63, T 2/6/07 [ 02-06-2007 ]
>>caption:   OSU'S CONLEY HIT A CAREER-HIGH 23-P VS UM<< COLUMBUS, OH:       Ohio State freshman sensation Greg Oden didn't defeat Michigan Tuesday evening. His high school...
WINGS RALLY TO BEAT BLUESHIRTS.....RED WINGS 4, NY Rangers 3, M 2/5/07 [ 02-05-2007 ]
>>caption:   DEJECTED NYR GOALIE LUNDQVIST KNEELS AS GW-GOAL BOUCHES BACK OUT OF THE NET<< NYC, NY:       For the second straight game the Red Wings had a 3-goal 3rd-Per...
ONE-SIDED PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 90, Cleveland 78, S 2/4/07 [ 02-04-2007 ]
>>caption:   C-WEBB STOPS LeBRON SUNDAY<< CLEVELAND, OH:       The Pistons won all four quarters in a 90-78 Sunday matinee win at Cleveland.       Although the...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/3/07 [ 02-03-2007 ]
>>caption:   THE BIG O FOR OSU<< EAST LANSING, MI:       In what has become an all too familiar pattern, Michigan State fell behind by a bunch early, staged a Drew Neitzel led...
PISTONS BEAT SLUMPING BUCKS.....PISTONS 96, Milwaukee 86, F 2/2/07 [ 02-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   JASON MAXIELL'S DUNK GAVE DETROIT A 10-P LEAD TO CLOSE THE 3RD-QTR<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons took advantage of a Milwaukee hoops team which...
THREE IN THIRD, WINGS BEAT BLUES.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 3, F 2/2/07 [ 02-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   HOLMER'S SECOND GOAL, THIRD PERIOD<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Henrik Zetterberg had a 4-P night, Nicklas Lidstrom a trio of assists and Tomas Holmstrom a pai...
C-HOOP.....TH 2/1/07 [ 02-02-2007 ]
>>caption:   COTTON PUTS IT UP V G-BAY<< @ DETROIT, MI:       Both Brandons scored career-highs and the Detroit Titans topped Wisconsin-Green Bay 76-72 Thursday night at Caliha...
WOLVERINES COLLAPSE IN 2ND-HALF.....Iowa 69, MICHIGAN 62, W 1/31/07 [ 02-01-2007 ]
>>caption:   COURTNEY SIMS<< ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan fell apart over the last 13 and a half minutes in a 69-62 Crisler Arena loss to Iowa Wednesday night.   ...
HOT-SHOOTING PISTONS ROMP OVER NETS.....PISTONS 113, New Jersey 89, W 1/31/07 [ 01-31-2007 ]
>>caption:   BILLUPS BOMBS @ N-JERSEY<< EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:       The Pistons shot 54% from the field and set a new team record of 27 consecutive free throws in a 113-89...
SLOW START DOOMS SPARTANS AGAIN.....Illinois 57, MICHIGAN STATE 50, Tue 1/30/07 [ 01-31-2007 ]
>>caption:  NEITZEL HELD IN-CHECK IN ILLINOIS<< CHAMPAIGN, Ill:    In a game where neither team was sharp offensively, Illinois was the less awful of the two and ground out a 57...
FURIOUS WINGS RALLY ON THE ISLAND.....RED WINGS 4, NY Islanders 3 (OT), T 1/30/07 [ 01-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   ISLES GOALIE RICK DiPIETRO (BELOW) AND DETROIT CAPT. NICK LIDSTROM (TOP) BOTH GET A GOOD LOOK AT HENRIK ZETTERBERG'S GWG<< NASSAU, L-ISLE, NY:       The Red...
ARENAS SINKS PISTONS.....Washington 104, PISTONS 99, T 1/30/07 [ 01-30-2007 ]
>>caption:   JAMISON HURT EARLY FOR WIZ<< WASHINGTON, DC:       The Washington Wizards withstood the 1st-Qtr loss of knee-injured FWD Antawn Jamison to beat the Pistons 10...
TITANS WIN ON ROAD.....UDM 78, Chicago State 68, M 1/29/07 [ 01-29-2007 ]
>>caption:   RYVON COVILE<<       The Detroit Titans got hot near the end to ensure a 78-68 non-conference men's basketball victory at Chicago State on Monday night.   ...
500 FOR FLIP.....PISTONS 95, Indiana 87, S 1/28/07 [ 01-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   SHEED REJECTS O'NEAL, BUT JERMAINE STILL HAD A GAME-HIGH 26-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons used a series of surges to defeat Indiana, 95-87 Sun...
WINGS FRUSTRATE AVS.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 1, S 1/28/07 [ 01-28-2007 ]
>>caption:   CONTROVERSIAL SWAT, DECIDING GOAL<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings snapped their 3- game losing skid by dominating the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 in a Sun-...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/27/07 [ 01-27-2007 ]
>>caption:   DREW NEITZEL DID MOST OF MSU'S DAMAGE IN AN OSU LOSS<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Michigan State came from a 20-P (43-23) halftime defecit to get within a single point...
GUERIN GIVES WINGS THE BLUES.....St. Louis 2, RED WINGS 1 (OT), F 1/26/07 [ 01-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   BILLY GUERIN (L) IS LUCKY #13 FOR THE ST. LOOIE BLUES<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       The NHL's hottest team over the past five weeks did not cool off during the NHL Al...
WIZ WIN CLOSE ONE.....Washington 99, PISTONS 96, F 1/26/07 [ 01-26-2007 ]
>>caption:   ANTAWN JAMISON SCORED A SEASON-HIGH 35-P<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Washington Wizards used a strong 3rd-Qtr and a season-high of 35-P by Antawn Jami...
C-HOOP.....TH 1/25/07 [ 01-25-2007 ]
>>caption:   JON GOODE HAD THE GOODS IN OVERTIME<< @ DETROIT, MI:       The Detroit Titans had to go to overtime to defeat Wisconsin- Milwaukee, 91-84 at Calihan Hall Thursday...
PISTONS BEST BOBCATS.....PISTONS 103, Charlotte 92, W 1/24/07 [ 01-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   CHARLOTTE'S GERALD WALLACE IS BOXED-OUT BY BOTH JASON MAXIELL (L) & CHRIS WEBBER (R), BUT WALLACE STILL SCORED A GAME-HIGH 29 BOBCATS PTS<< CHARLOTTE, NC:     ...
C-HOOP.....W 1/24/07 [ 01-24-2007 ]
>>caption:   WISCONSIN ALANDO TUCKER SCORED 16-P IN 18-MIN<< @ MADISON, WI:       The Wisconsin Badgers extended the nation's longest winning streak to 16 games in beating the...
AVS END DETROIT FRUSTRATION.....Colorado 3, RED WINGS 1, Sa 1/20/07 [ 01-21-2007 ]
>>>caption:   CLOSE SHAVE FOR KRONWALL<< DENVER, CO:       The Red Wings entered the NHL All-Star break with their second road defeat in as many nights to a last place team...
PISTONS PASS THE AR-TEST.....PISTONS 91, Sacramento 74, Sa 1/20/07 [ 01-20-2007 ]
>>caption:   C-WEB DRIVES PAST SAC-TOWN'S RON ARTEST<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The game may have been played in Auburn Hills, but Piston fans welcomed Ron Artest bac...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/20/07 [ 01-20-2007 ]
>>>caption:   NEITZEL LED THE SPARTY SHOOTING SPREE<<< @ STATE COLLEGE, PA:       Michigan State shot a blistering 67.9% from the field and had a season-high scoring output in...
PAYBACK VICTORY.....PISTONS 104, Minnesota 98 (2/OT), F 1/19/07 [ 01-20-2007 ]
>>>caption:   C-WEB'S DUNKS KEPT DETROIT IN THE CONTEST<<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Edged by the Timberwolves in overtime at the Palace in an MLK Day matinee on Monday, the...
JACKETS END WINGS' WIN STREAK.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 1, F 1/19/07 [ 01-20-2007 ]
>>>caption:   NORRENA MADE 41 SAVES VS DETROIT FRIDAY<<< COLUMBUS, OH:       The Red Wings opened their 2-game, pre-All-Star break road trip with a 3-1 loss at Columbus Fr...
WAYNE WINS LATE.....WAYNE STATE 80, Michigan Tech 74, Th 1/18/07 [ 01-19-2007 ]
>>>caption:   JOE CARR<<< MATTHAEI BLG.:       Wayne State pulled away from visiting Michigan Tech in the final minute to score an 80-74 men's basketball win Thursday. &nb...
JAZZ EDGE PISTONS.....Utah 100, PISTONS 99, W 1/17/07 [ 01-18-2007 ]
>>>caption:   MR. BIG SHOT (L) ADVISES C-WEB (R)<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Neither the return of Chauncey Billups nor the debut of Chris Webber could shake the Pisto...
DATSYUK PASSES WINGS PAST PREDS.....RED WINGS 5, Nashville 3, W 1/17/07 [ 01-17-2007 ]
>>>caption:   N'VILLE DEFENSEMAN GREG ZANON CELEBRATES HIS 1ST NHL GOAL FOR A 1-0 PREDS LEAD<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings came from behind with a four goal, sec...
C-HOOP.....W 1/17/07 [ 01-17-2007 ]
>>>caption:   UM's RON COLEMAN HAD A HOT FIRST HALF VS PENN STATE<<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:       The Michigan Wolverines never trailed in besting Big Ten Conference weak sister Penn...
ANOTHER HASEK SHUTOUT.....RED WINGS 2, Montreal 0, M 1/15/07 [ 01-16-2007 ]
>>>caption:   HASEK RECORDED HIS SIXTH SHUTOUT OF THE SEASON<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A much anticipated "Original Six" match-up produced "Olde Time Hockey" at The Joe Mo...
HOT T'WOLVES EDGE COLD PISTONS.....Minnesota 94, PISTONS 90 (OT), M 1/15/07 [ 01-16-2007 ]
>>>caption:   BLOUNT GETS HUG AFTER GETTING CLINCHER<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Two teams headed in opposite directions met in an MLK Day Palace matinee. Minnesota ed...
DOMINANT SECOND HALF POWERS SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN STATE 63, Illinois 57, Sun 1/14/07 [ 01-14-2007 ]
>>>caption:   RAYMAR MORGAN BATTLES ILLINI SUNDAY<<< EAST LANSING, MI:       It was a tale of two halves for the Michigan State Spartans in a Breslin Center Sunday matinee....
ANY WIN IS WELCOME.....PISTONS 81, Boston 73, Sa 1/13/07 [ 01-14-2007 ]
>>>caption:   FLIP & FLIP DISCUSS STRATEGY<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       It was unimpressive, but at least it was a win.       Following consecutive defeats...
WINGS DOUBLE-UP B'HAWKS.....RED WINGS 6, Chicago 3, Sa 1/13/07 [ 01-13-2007 ]
>>>caption:   ROBERT LANG (L) HELPS JASON WILLIAMS (R) CELEBRATE DET'S 5TH GOAL<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings beat their favorite NHL Central foes on Saturday n...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/13/07 [ 01-13-2007 ]
>>>caption:    UDM'S BRANDON COTTON WAS GAME-HIGH @ CLEVELAND ST<<< @ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:    Purdue bested Michigan 67-52 in Big Ten men's basketball play Saturday night.    &n...
PISTON SLUMP CONTINUES.....Atlanta 99, PISTONS 93, F 1/12/07    [ 01-13-2007 ]
>>>caption:   CARLOS DELFINO & THE REST OF THE PISTONS COULD NOT CONTAIN JOE JOHNSON<<< ATLANTA, GA:       Two cold clubs met Friday night in Hot-lanta and the home team e...
HOLMER HAT TRICK BITES COYOTES.....RED WINGS 5, Phoenix 1, Th 1/11/07 [ 01-12-2007 ]
>>>caption:   THE COYOTES COULDN'T KEEP HOLMSTROM IN CHECK IN PHOENIX<<< PHOENIX, AZ:       Tomas Holmstrom scored his second career NHL Hat Trick and linemate Pavel Dat...
WARRIORS IN FOUL MOOD AFTER ASHLAND LOSS.....Ashland 92, WAYNE STATE 71, Th 1/11/07 [ 01-11-2007 ]
>>>caption:   KRIS K OF WSU<<< ASHLAND, OH:       Wayne State got "home towned" in a 92-71 men's basketball loss Thursday night at Ashland.       Both teams were...
BOBCATS BEST MIS-FIRING PISTONS.....Charlotte 103, PISTONS 96, W 1/10/07 [ 01-10-2007 ]
>>>caption:   RAYMOND FELTON OUT-DOES ANTONIO McDYESS<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons squandered an early lead against an undermanned NBA weak sister and dropp...
PERFECT GRAY.....MICHIGAN STATE 66, Northwestern 45, W 1/10/07 [ 01-10-2007 ]
>>>caption:   ONE OF FIVE DUNKS BY MARQUISE GRAY SINKS THE WILDCATS<<< EAST LANSING, MI:       Michigan State pounded North- western on the glass and used a deeper bench...
WINGS EDGE AVS ON SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 3 (SO), T 1/9/07 [ 01-10-2007 ]
>>>caption:   ZED'S 1-HANDED GWG CAME IN THE SHOOTOUT<<< DENVER, CO:       All it took for the Red Wings to end a pair of 0-for-3 slumps was to play their arch-rivals the C...
PRINCE POPS PISTONS PAST PHILLY.....PISTONS 98, Philadelphia 89, T 1/9/07 [ 01-10-2007 ]
>>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE DROVE THE PISTONS TO A ROAD WIN @ PHILADELPHIA<<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Pistons concluded a 2-&-1 road trip with an impressive 98-89 T...
DUCKS GET BETTER BOUNCES & SNAP SLUMP AS WINGS SKID CONTINUES.....Anaheim 4, RED WINGS 2, S 1/7/07 [ 01-07-2007 ]
>>>caption:   HOLMSTROM WATCHES BRYZGALOV'S SAVE. MOMENTS LATER, HOLMER SCORED ON THE DUCKS<<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings dropped their second 4-2 decision in as man...
SPARTAN HOOPS BIG TEN ROAD WOES CONTINUE.....Indiana   73, MICHIGAN STATE 51, Sun 1/7/07 [ 01-07-2007 ]
>>>caption:   MSU'S MARQUISE GRAY FIGHTS FOR THE BALL AT IU<<< BLOOMINGTON, IN:       In an all too familiar scene for Michigan State basketball over the past couple of sea...
KINGS COMEBACK BEATS WINGS.....Los Angeles 4, RED WINGS 2, Sa 1/6/07 [ 01-07-2007 ]
>>>caption:   MIKE CAMMALLERI<<< LOS ANGELES, CA:       For the second consecutive time on to start the current 5-game road trip, the Red Wings skated to an early lead only...
BIG BEN HELPS BULLS BEAT PISTONS.....Chicago 106, PISTONS 89, Sa 1/6/07 [ 01-07-2007 ]
>>>caption:   BEN WALLACE SHOOTS AGAINST DETROIT SAT NITE<<< CHICAGO, IL:       Former Piston Ben Wallace was among five Bulls who scored in double figures Saturday night...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/6/07 [ 01-06-2007 ]
>>>UM'S DION HARRIS SCORED & DISHED<<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       The Michigan Wolverines used a balanced scoring attack and team defense to down Northwestern 58-46 in a Saturday matinee...
CFB.....Sat 1/6/07 [ 01-06-2007 ]
>>>caption:   CINCY'S DOMINICK GOODMAN IS THE MVP <<< TORONTO, ONT:       After an incredible comeback from a 24-0 defecit to tie the game, Western Michigan still lost the...
SHARKS DOWN DOM TO WACK WINGS.....San Jose 9, RED WINGS 4, Th 1/4/07 [ 01-05-2007 ]
>>>caption:   GRIER'S GOAL IS ALREADY BOUNCING BACK OUT OF THE NET PAST HASEK<<< SAN JOSE, CA:       The Red Wings raced to a 3-0 lead in the opening 11:20, then the Shark...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/4/07 [ 01-05-2007 ]
>>>caption:   DREW NEITZEL<<< IOWA CITY, IA:          Two sustained Spartan offensive dry spells, one in each half, and an Iowa team that made enough critical plays down...
RIP RIPS HORNETS.....PISTONS 92, New Orleans/Oklahoma City 68, Th 1/4/07 [ 01-04-2007 ]
>>>caption:   HAMILTON HOT-SHOT THE HORNETS IN AN EASY WIN<<< OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:       Richard Hamilton scored 17 of his game-high 27-P in the 1st-Qtr to stake the Pistons...
C-HOOP.....W 1/3/07 [ 01-04-2007 ]
>>>LESTER ABRAM LED MICHIGAN OVER THE ILLINI WEDNESDAY<<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:    The Michigan Wolverines opened Big Ten men's basketball play with a 71-61 Crisler Arena victory over Illinoi...
TITANS FLASH PAST PHOENIX.....DETROIT-MERCY 60, Wisconsin-G-Bay 42, T 1/2/07 [ 01-03-2007 ]
>>>caption:   BRANDON COTTON LED THE TITAN ROAD EFFORT<<< GREEN BAY, WI:       Trailing most of the opening half, the Detroit Titans took command just before intermission i...
WINGS HONOR YZERMAN & DEFEAT DUCKS.....RED WINGS 2, Anaheim 1, T 1/2/07 [ 01-03-2007 ]
>>>caption:   THE STANLEY CUP LOOKS ON AS #19 IS RAISED TO THE RAFTERS AT THE JOE<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       It was worth the wait.       After a near 90-minute c...
SACK OF THORNS.....Southern Cal 32, MICHIGAN 18, M 1/1/07 [ 01-02-2007 ]
>>>caption:   CHAD HENNE HAD TWO TURNOVERS & SIX SACKS<<< PASADENA, CA:       Michigan's offensive line had no answer for Southern Cal's defense and the Wolverine D-Backs h...
WINGS DING KINGS TO RING IN NEW YEAR.....RED WINGS 6, Los Angeles 2, S 12/31/06 [ 12-31-2006 ]
>>>caption:   HOLMER GETS THE FIRST OF THE HALF DOZEN DETROIT GOALS<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Los Angeles Kings consider the Red Wings a royal pain.       Th...
SUNS SET ON YEAR-ENDER.....Phoenix 108, PISTONS 101, S 12/31/06 [ 12-31-2006 ]
>>>caption:   NASH HAD TWO GAME-HIGHS<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       With Chauncey Billups out injured the Pistons had no answers for the 1-2 punch of Steve Nash & Amare...
LIONS CLOSE SEASON WITH RARE WIN.....LIONS 39, Dallas 31, S 12/31/06 [ 12-31-2006 ]
>>>caption: MIKE WILLIAMS GETS THE WINNING TD<<< IRVING, TX:       The Lions scored their only road win of the year and just their third overall victory by downing Dallas 39-31...
SPARTYS WIN 11TH GLI TITLE.....Sa 12/30/06 [ 12-30-2006 ]
JOE   LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State won its second Great Lakes Invitational college hockey tournament in three years by defeating arch-rival Michigan 4-1 in Saturday nigh...
PISTONS LOSE SQUEEKER & BILLUPS.....Indiana 93, PISTONS 92, F 12/29/06 [ 12-30-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CHAUNCEY BILLUPS<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Two bad things happened in the closing minute of Friday night's contest at the Palace. Chauncey Billups left...
SPARTANS & WOLVERINES WIN IN GLI SEMIS.....F 12/29/06 [ 12-30-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MSU'S JEFF LERG MAKES A CAREER-HIGH 45-SV<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Rivals Michigan and Michigan State will face each other in the Saturday night finals of th...
CLEARY HAT TRICK HELPS WINGS BEAT JACKETS.....RED WINGS 7, Columbus 4, Th 12/28/06 [ 12-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CLEARY (LEFT) CELEBRATES HIS HAT<<< COLUMBUS, OH:       Dan Cleary scored early and late to help lead the Red Wings to a 7-4 win at Columbus.     ...
KNICKERBOCKERS BEST PISTONS IN TRIPLE OVERTIME MARATHON.....New York 151, PISTONS 145 (3OT), W 12/27/06 [ 12-27-2006 ]
>>>caption:   FRANCIS (#1) AND FRYE (#7) CELEBRATE 3/OT WIN<<< NYC, NY:       The New York Knicks out-lasted the Pistons in a triple overtime thriller Wednesday night at M...
WINGS DING WILD.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 1, W 12/27/06 [ 12-27-2006 ]
>>>caption:   DOM SHUTS THE DOOR VS MINNESOTA<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings scored before most of the fans at The Joe got settled in their seats and went on to b...
HOT EARLY, HOLD-ON LATE.....PISTONS 92, New Jersey 91, T 12/26/06 [ 12-27-2006 ]
>>>caption:   NETS COACH FRANK GETS HOT UNDER HIS COLLAR<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rode Rasheed Wallace late, then Big Sheed bumped New Jersey's Vince Ca...
CHIPS WIN SETS MCB MARKS.....CENTRAL MICHIGAN 31, Middle Tennessee 14, T 12/26/06 [ 12-26-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CMU QB DAN LEFEVOUR WAS VOTED AS THE MCB MVP<<< FORD FIELD:       Central Michigan scored on its opening two possessions and held on for a 31-14 win over M...
NO CHRISTMAS MIRACLE.....Chicago 26, LIONS 21, S 12/24/06 [ 12-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MIKE WILLIAMS HAS GAME-ENDING DROPPED BALL<<< FORD FIELD:       One more lump of coal for loyal Lions fans who'd hoped for a rare win as a stocking stuffer....
WILD EDGE WINGS IN OVERTIME.....Minnesota 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Sa 12/23/06 [ 12-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   WILD CELEBRATION<<< ST. PAUL, MN:       The Minnesota Wild deadlocked their 3-game series with the Red Wings at 1-1 with a 3-2 overtime decision Saturday. &n...
NAZR'S DUB-DUB DOWNS HAWKS.....PISTONS 108, Atlanta 81, Sa 12/23/06 [ 12-23-2006 ]
>>>caption:   NAZR MOHAMMED SINKS VS ATLANTA SATURDAY<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rode their prize off- season free agent signee to a pre- Christmas win ov...
DOM DOES IT AGAIN.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 1, F 12/22/06 [ 12-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CAPT. NICK ENJOYS THE GAME'S FINAL GOAL<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings played a mediocre game Friday, but their goaltender came up big for the second...
BILLUPS SINKS CAVS IN 4TH-QTR.....PISTONS 87, Cleveland 71, Th 12/21/06 [ 12-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   LeBRON WAS NOT ENOUGH THURSDAY NIGHT @ CLEVELAND<<< CLEVELAND, OH:       The Pistons broke open a close contest in the 4th-Qtr when "Mr. Big Shot" got hot to...
HASEK DOMINATES REMATCH.....RED WINGS 5, Columbus 0, W 12/20/06 [ 12-20-2006 ]
>>>caption:   HASEK KEEPS A CLEAN SHEET VS COLUMBUS<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       After falling behind 3-0 and getting pulled after one period in Monday's loss at Columbus,...
JACKETS JOLT WINGS.....Columbus 4, RED WINGS 3, M 12/18/06 [ 12-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:   LANG SCORED TWICE AT COLUMBUS MONDAY EVENING<<< COLUMBUS, OH:       The Columbus Blue Jackets have enjoyed a 7-4-&-2 hot streak since Ken Hitchcock replaced f...
PISTONS PREVAIL AT END.....PISTONS 97, Seattle 93, S 12/17/06 [ 12-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MAXIELL LAUNCHES THE GAME-WINNING BASKET<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The contest was close all Sunday night and not settled until the closing seconds as...
FAVRE SETS RECORD IN G-BAY WIN OVER LIONS.....Green Bay 17, LIONS 10, S 12/17/06 [ 12-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:   G-BAY'S VERNARD MORENCY HAD THE ONLY TWO TDs OF SUNDAY'S GAME<<< GREEN BAY, WI:       Three things are certain at this festive time of the year:   1) L...
LATE SURGE SEALS PISTONS WIN.....PISTONS 90, New Jersey 82, Sa 12/16/06 [ 12-16-2006 ]
>>>caption:   KEY 4TH-QTR THEFT BY CHAUNCEY BILLUPS<<< EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:       Minus their punishing big man, the Pistons relied on their backcourt in a 90-82 Saturday...
WINGS END DEVILISH CURSE.....RED WINGS 2, New Jersey 1, Sa 12/16/06 [ 12-16-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ZACH PARISE'S PRESENCE CAN'T KEEP DOMINIK HASEK FROM SAVING THE DAY FOR DETROIT<<< EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:       The Red Wings scored twice in the 3rd-Per to d...
CFB, Wk-16...Sat 12/16/06 [ 12-16-2006 ]
>>>caption:   LAKER QB CULLEN FINNERTY CELEBRATES HIS GO- AHEAD & GAME-WINNING TOUCHDOWN RUN<<< FLORENCE, AL:       As he had much of the season, senior QBack Cullen Finne...
WINGS END HOT B'HAWKS STREAK.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2, Th 12/14/06 [ 12-14-2006 ]
>>>caption:   DOMINIK HASEK<<< CHICAGO, IL:       The Chicago Blackhawks were undefeated in regulation (5-0-&-3) since promoting assistant Denis Savard to head coach last mo...
COLD-SHOOTING PISTONS FALL AT INDY.....Indiana 101, PISTONS 90, W 12/13/06 [ 12-13-2006 ]
>>>caption:   JERMAINE O'NEAL<<< INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Ron Artest has departed Indiana and Ben Wallace is no longer with Detroit and the old fire of the Pacers/Pistons riv...
WINGS DOMINATED BY DOM'S REPLACEMENT.....Ottawa 3, RED WINGS 2, T 12/12/06 [ 12-12-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RAY EMERY<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Red Wing goalie Dominik Hasek faced his former Senators teammates for the first time since departing Ottawa, but it was hi...
CFB, Wk-15...S 12/10/06 [ 12-11-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CULLEN FINNERTY<<< @ ALLENDALE, MI:       The Grand Valley Lakers doused Delta State 49-30 Sunday night in NCAA-D2 football semi-final playoff action.    &...
VIKES VICTIMIZE LIONS VIA PINNER'S CAREER DAY.....Minnesota 30, LIONS 20, S 12/10/06 [ 12-10-2006 ]
>>>caption:   FORMER LION ARTOSE PINNER HAS A BIG DAY SUNDAY VS HIS FORMER LION TEAMMATES<<< FORD FIELD:       For the second consecutive home game a familiar face put on a...
WINGS POWER PAST LEAFS.....RED WINGS 5, Toronto 1, Sa 12/9/06 [ 12-10-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MIKAEL SAMUELSSON<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings beat their ancient rivals the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night in a 5-1 final where all six goal...
SPARTANS BEST BYU.....MICHIGAN STATE 76, Brigham Young 61, Sa 12/9/06 [ 12-10-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ONE IN A SERIES OF MARQUISE GRAY DUNKS<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan State played good enough to win, but not much better than that, in a 76-61...
BACK-TO-BACK ROAD WINS.....PISTONS 87, Orlando 83, F 12/8/06 [ 12-08-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MR. BIG SHOT SINKS OVER EX-MATE DARKO<<< ORLANDO, FL:       The Pistons bounced back from a first half cold spell to beat the Magic in Orlando, 87-83 Friday n...
SHEED'S 3's SINK MAVS.....PISTONS 92, Dallas 82, Th 12/7/06 [ 12-08-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RASHEED WALLACE LONG- BOMBS IN BIG D THURSDAY NIGHT<<< DALLAS, TX:       An outside-shot inspired Rasheed Wallace made 5-of-6 from beyond the 3-point arc inc...
DATSYUK BEATS BLUES IN OVERTIME.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 3 (OT), Th 12/7/06 [ 12-08-2006 ]
>>>DATSYUK SHOOTS, HE SCORES!!<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings rallied from an 0-3 defecit in the opening minute of the second period to score a 4-3 overtime victory ov...
WINGS MAKE ST. LOUIS BLUE.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 1, T 12/5/06 [ 12-06-2006 ]
>>>caption:   "THE GOLDEN BRETT" SALUTES THE ST. LOUIS CROWD<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       It was Brett Hull's night, but the game belonged to the Red Wings.       F...
ZACH ZAPS STONES.....Portland 88, PISTONS 85, T 12/5/06 [ 12-05-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ZACH RANDOLPH TO THE HOOP AT THE PALACE<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Former Michigan State Spartan Zach Randolph likes, no, LOVES the Palace.    &n...
BOBCATS BENCH BEATS PISTONS.....Charlotte 97, PISTONS 89, S 12/3/06 [ 12-04-2006 ]
>>>BIG SHEED WAS GAME-HIGH WITH 19-P<<< CHARLOTTE, NC:       The Charlotte Bobcats beat the Pistons for the first time in six attempts, 97-89 Sunday night.       The '...
PATS RALLY PAST LIONS.....New England 28, LIONS 21, S 12/3/06 [ 12-03-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MIKE FURREY GETS DETROIT'S ONLY TOUCHDOWN @ NEW ENGLAND<<< FOXBORO, MA:       The New England Patriots rallied from an 8-P defecit in the final 8:35 to beat...
SHARKBIT.....San Jose 3, RED WINGS 2, Sa 12/2/06 [ 12-02-2006 ]
>>>caption:   JOE PAVELSKI<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The San Jose Sharks shocked the Red Wings with a pair of goals in the game's final 3:31 to earn a 3-2 win Saturday night...
PALACE PRINCE WELCOMES ISIAH HOME.....PISTONS 108, New York 100, F 12/1/06 [ 12-02-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rolled to their eighth straight victory, a 108-100 Friday night decision over New York at the Pala...
WINGS WHITEWASH WILD.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 0, F 12/1/06 [ 12-01-2006 ]
>>>caption:   DAN CLEARY BEFORE HE LOST HIS TWO FRONT TEETH FRIDAY NITE IN MINNY <<< ST. PAUL, MN:       The Red Wings opened their busiest month of this NHL season (15 game...
PISTONS EDGE HEAT.....PISTONS 87, Miami 85, Th 11/30/06 [ 12-01-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RIP HAMILTON<<< MIAMI, FL:       The Pistons extended their season's best winning streak to seven games in an 87-85 comeback road win at Miami Thursday night....
CFB, Wk-14...Th 11/30---Sat 12/2/06 [ 11-30-2006 ]