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All Game Recaps
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 ]
@ DETROIT, MI:       The 10th annual MAC Football Championship Game was a solid Central Michigan victory, 31-10 over Ohio-U on Thursday night at Ford Field.       Chippew...
SHORTHANDED STREAK STOPPER.....RED WINGS 2, Dallas 1, M 11/27/06 [ 11-27-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MATHIEU SCHNEIDER<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings ended a season's-longest, 5-game losing streak by getting past the Dallas Stars Monday night, 2-1 at...
WINGS BLITZED IN MUSIC CITY.....Nashville 6, RED WINGS 2 [ 11-26-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ROBERT LANG<<< NASHVILLE, TN:       The Red Wings were stunned by a five-goal 2nd-Per Saturday night at Nashville as the Predators defeated Detroit 6-2. &nbs...
PISTONS SURGE TO SIXTH CONSECUTIVE WIN.....PISTONS 115, Washington 111, Sa 11/25/06 [ 11-25-2006 ]
>>>caption:   BILLUPS SPEARHEADS 4TH-QTR PISTON OFFENSE<<< WASHINGTON, DC:       The Pistons used a pair of surges and the 4th-Qtr free throw ability of Chauncey Billups to...
PISTONS STREAK PAST 'CATS.....PISTONS 104, Charlotte 95 [ 11-25-2006 ]
>>>caption:  DELFINO DRIVES TO FINISH DECISIVE 4TH-QTR RUN<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons used an 8-0, early 4th-Qtr run to go ahead for good to beat the Bobc...
MANNY STONES WINGS.....St. Louis 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), F 11/24/06 [ 11-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MANNY LEGACE<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Former Red Wing goaltender Manny Legace out- played his replacement Dominik Hasek and the St. Louis Blues bested the Red...
CFB, Wk-13...Fri 11/24--Sat 11/25/06 [ 11-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CMU QB DAN LeFEVOUR<<< While most of the rest of the region feasted on Thanksgiving leftovers, Michigan's three Mid- American Conference schools concluded their football re...
JOEY GETS JUST DESSERTS.....Miami 27, LIONS 10, Th 11/23/06 [ 11-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   HARRINGTON'S THIRD MIAMI TOUCHDOWN PASS & 2ND TO BOOKER<<< FORD FIELD:       Miami Dolphins QBACK Joey Harrington, uniform #3. Touchdown passes: 3.   ...
PISTONS OVERCOME IN 2nd-HALF.....PISTONS 103, Atlanta 98, W 11/22/06 [ 11-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CHAUNCEY BILLUPS<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons played an undermanned team for the second consecutive night and managed a 103-88 Wednesday home w...
MORRISON BEATS WINGS.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), W 11/22/06 [ 11-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   BRENDAN MORRISON<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A former Michigan Wolverine and some curious officiating handed the Vancouver Canucks a 4-3 overtime win over the...
PISTONS PASTE UNDERMANNED 6ERS.....PISTONS 97, Philadelphia 87, T 11/21/06 [ 11-21-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE<<< PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Pistons led from start to finish in a 97-87 road win at Philadelphia Tuesday night.       The victor...
CARDS CLAMP-DOWN DETROIT.....Arizona 17, LIONS 10, S 11/19/06 [ 11-19-2006 ]
>>>FITZSIMMONS' BLOCKED PUNT WENT FOR NAUGHT<<< GLENDALE, AZ:       The Arizona Cardinals took a 17-0 lead and held on for a 17-10 Sunday victory.       The win sna...
TORRES GIVES OILERS SHOOTOUT WIN.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 3 (SO), Sa 11/18/06 [ 11-19-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RAFFI TORRES<<< EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings finished a 1-1-&-1 Western Canada road trip with a 4-3 shootout loss at Edmonton late Saturday night. &n...
PISTONS RIP ROCKETS.....PISTONS 104, Houston 92, Sa 11/18/06 [ 11-19-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RIP HAMILTON<<<       The Pistons concluded a 2-&-1 homestand with a 104-92 victory over the Houston Rockets Saturday night.       After their second...
CFB, Wk-12...F 11/17--Sa 11/18/06 [ 11-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MIKE HART, 3-TDs<<< @ COLUMBUS, OH:       Even before it was over there were calls for a re- match from both sides of the border.       Saturday at th...
FLAMES POWER PAST WINGS.....Calgary 4, RED WINGS 1, F 11/17/06 [ 11-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:  DAN CLEARY<<< CALGARY, ALTA:     The Calgary Flames out-skated and out-checked Detroit and scored a trio of extra strength goals to defeat the Red Wings 4-1 Fri...
PISTONS POUND WIZ IN 3RD-QTR.....PISTONS 100, Washington 91, F 11/17/06 [ 11-17-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RIP HAMILTON<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons overcame a 3-P halftime defecit with a strong 3rd-Qtr to defeat the Washington Wizards 100- 91 Friday...
VISITORS STING PISTONS AT FINISH.....New Orleans/Oklahoma City 100, PISTONS 99, W 11/15/06 [ 11-15-2006 ]
>>>caption:   HILTON ARMSTRONG<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rookie Hilton Armstrong hit a free throw with 3-sec remaining to give the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets a...
9th CONSECUTIVE WIN TIES WINGS TEAM RECORD.....RED WINGS 3, Vancouver 2, T 11/14/06 [ 11-14-2006 ]
>>>caption:   FORMER UM WOLVERINE JOSH LANGFELD MADE HIS RED WING DEBUT<<< VANCOUVER, BC:       The Red Wings opened their second western road trip of the young season wit...
49ERS FLATTEN LIONS.....San Francisco 19, LIONS 13, S 11/12/06 [ 11-12-2006 ]
>>>caption:   FRANK GORE'S TD ON GAME'S FIRST DRIVE PUT SAN FRAN AHEAD TO STAY<<< FORD FIELD:       The Lions came out flat, fell behind 13-0 and couldn't recover in a 19...
WARRIORS RUN PAST PISTONS.....Golden State 111, PISTONS 79, Sa 11/11/06 [ 11-12-2006 ]
>>>caption:  BARON DAVIS<<< OAKLAND, CA:     The Golden State Warriors never trailed in routing the Pistons 111-79 late night Saturday.     The Warriors led by as...
PRINCE RULES IN LA.....PISTONS 97, LA Lakers 83, F 11/10/06 [ 11-11-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TAYSHAUN PRINCE<<< LOS ANGELES, CA:       No Rip Hamilton, no problem.       With the Detroit guard in street clothes due to a hyper- extended right...
CFB, Wk-11...Fri 11/10--11/11/06 [ 11-11-2006 ]
>>> MICH WR/PR STEVE BREASTON<<< @ BLOOMINGTON, IN:       Michigan took the final step toward next Saturday's undefeated #2 at #1 UM @ Ohio State confrontation in Columbus.  ...
DOM BLANKS PREDS.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 0, F 11/10/06 [ 11-10-2006 ]
>>>caption:   DOMINIK HASEK<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The red-hot Red Wings skated to their eighth straight win and second consecutive 3-0 shutout victory, both by goalie Do...
COLD-SHOOTING PISTONS FALL OUT WEST.....Sacramento 99, PISTONS 86, W 11/8/06 [ 11-09-2006 ]
>>>caption:  CORLISS WILLIAMSON<<< SACRAMENTO, CA:     The Pistons began the game ice cold from the field, rallied to tie by halftime, but couldn't match solid 2nd-H efforts...
EASY WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 0, W 11/8/06 [ 11-08-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MATHIEU SCHNEIDER RETURNED FROM INJURY VS THE OILERS<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings extended their winning streak to an NHL-best seven games in a on...
MEMO FOILS EX-MATES.....Utah 103, PISTONS 101, M 11/6/06 [ 11-07-2006 ]
>>>PISTONS HD-COACH FLIP SAUNDERS GETS 2ND-QTR TECHNICAL FOUL<<< SALT LAKE CITY, UT:       Former Piston Mehmet Okur stemmed a 4th-Qtr Detroit surge. Okur scored eight of his t...
LIONS UPSET FALCONS.....LIONS 30, Atlanta 14, S 11/5/06 [ 11-05-2006 ]
>>>caption:   KEVIN JONES GETS THE FIRST OF HIS 2 DET TDs<<< FORD FIELD:       The Lions used their bye week wisely. They rested, recovered, revamped and prepped. The resu...
LATE SURGE LIFTS PISTONS.....PISTONS 95, Memphis 86, Sa 11/4/06 [ 11-05-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RASHEED WALLACE<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons out-shot Memphis from the field by a 51%-to-38% margin, but still needed a 4th-Qtr run to secure a...
WINGS WIN SIXTH STRAIGHT.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 1, Sa 11/4/06 [ 11-05-2006 ]
>>>caption:   DAN CLEARY<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings snapped a 1-all tie with a 3-goal middle period outburst to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 Saturday nigh...
CFB, Wk-10...Sat 11/04/06 [ 11-04-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MSU's KERRY REED HAD 5-REC FOR 97-YARDS<<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:    The John L. Smith "Farewell Tour" had a sour beginning Saturday at Spartan Stadium.     ...
PISTONS BEST BOSTON ON BOARDS.....PISTONS 101, Boston 88, F 11/03/06 [ 11-03-2006 ]
>>>caption:   McDYESS FIGHTS FOR REBOUND<<< BOSTON, MA:       The Pistons rebounded from an Opening Night loss on Wednesday at the Palace by beating Boston in Beantown 101-8...
ZED ZAPS ZERO STREAK.....RED WINGS 2, Chicago 1 [ 11-02-2006 ]
>>>caption:   HENRIK ZETTERBERG<<< CHICAGO, IL:       The Red Wings were offensively frustrated for two periods plus at Chicago Thursday night. Suddenly, Detroit scored twice...
OPENING NIGHT DUD.....Milwaukee 105, PISTONS 97, W 11/1/06 [ 11-02-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MICHAEL REDD BESTS CARLOS DELFINO AND LOTS OF OTHER PISTONS<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The one night answer to the question of "Will the Pistons miss Be...
SHORT STOP AT HOME A WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, Calgary 2, W 11/01/06 [ 11-01-2006 ]
>>>caption:   BRETT LEBDA<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings buckled down after a 1-&-3 late October western road trip and are undefeated since.       Detroi...
WINGS WIN THIRD STRAIGHT.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 2, Sa 10/28/06 [ 10-29-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TOMAS HOLMSTROM<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       Idled for the past six days the St. Louis Blues wanted to avoid a stale start Saturday night vs the visiting Detroit Re...
CFB, Wk-9.....Sat 10/28/06 [ 10-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MIKE HART<<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan's defense forced five Wildcats turnovers in a rainy, windy, 17-3 win at The Big House Saturday afternoon.   ...
DREAM WEAVER.....St. Louis 4, TIGERS 2, F 10/27/06 [ 10-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:   EX-TIGER JEFF WEAVER PITCHES CARDINALS TO W-SERIES WIN OVER DETROIT<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       More mistakes and continued cold bats doomed the Tigers to World S...
WINGS DIM STARS.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 3, F 10/27/06 [ 10-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:   NICKLAS LIDSTROM<<< DALLAS, TX:       Deep in the heart of Texas the Red Wings posted their second consecutive victory, edging the Dallas Stars 4-3 Friday nigh...
BULLPEN FAILURE PUTS TIGERS ON BRINK OF ELIMINATION.....St. Louis 5, TIGERS 4, Th 10/26/06 [ 10-27-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CRAIG MONROE CAN FLY, BUT COULDN'T CATCH DAVID ECKSTEIN'S GW-RBI-2B<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       This World Series has followed the pattern of the 1968 WS between...
WORLD SERIES WASHOUT.....TIGERS @ St. Louis, PPD, W 10/25/06 [ 10-26-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TIGER CRAIG MONROE DUCKS THE ST. LOOIE RAINDROPS<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       Steady Wednesday rain in St. Louis caused the first World Series postpone- ment sin...
WINGS SNAP SKID.....RED WINGS 2, San Jose 1, W 10/25/06 [ 10-25-2006 ]
>>>caption:  ROBERT LANG<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The offense is still sputtering, but Detroit produced just enough to end a 3-game losing streak on Wednesday at The Joe. Th...
PISTONS FADE IN PRE-SEASON FINALE.....Memphis 92, PISTONS 82, W 10/25/06 [ 10-25-2006 ]
>>>caption:   RICHARD HAMILTON<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons used their usual starters early and held a 30-22/End-1st-Qtr lead. However, Memphis won the next...
CY CARPENTER DAZZLES DETROIT BATSMEN.....St. Louis 5, TIGERS 0, T 10/24/06 [ 10-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CHRIS CARPENTER<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       Pitching prevailed for the third time in the three 2006 World Series games. The Cardinals beat the Tigers 5-0 to take...
PISTONS RALLY PAST WIZ.....PISTONS 101, Washington 94, T 10/24/06 [ 10-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   FLIP MURRAY<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons had to rally from an 18-P defecit to defeat Washington, 101-94 in Tuesday NBA exhibition play at the P...
ROGERS ROLLS.....TIGERS 3, St. Louis 1, S 10/22/06 [ 10-23-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CRAIG MONROE'S B-1st HOMER FOR A 1-0 LEAD<<< COMERICA PARK:       Just like the country singer/actor of the same name, Tiger pitcher Kenny Rogers is known as...
QUICK-STEP, LONG-BOMB NUGGETS BEAT PISTONS.....Denver 124, PISTONS 105, S 10/22/06 [ 10-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   JASON MAXIELL<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Denver Nuggets one-sided the Pistons 124-105 at the Palace Sunday evening.       Denver led by as...
JETS OUTLAST LIONS.....NY Jets 31, LIONS 24, S 10/22/06 [ 10-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ROY WILLIAMS TD<<< EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:       The Lions got a career day from WR Mike Furrey, but the New York Jets got a career day from Leon Washington. &n...
WINGS LIMP HOME.....Edmonton 3, RED WINGS 1, Sa 10/21/06 [ 10-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   PAVEL DATSYUK<<< EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings concluded their first extended road trip of the season Saturday night with a 3-1 loss at Edmonton.  ...
GAME ONE:   CARDINALS.....St. Louis 7, TIGERS 2, Sa 10/21/06    [ 10-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:   JUSTIN VERLANDER<<< COMERICA PARK:       The first ever rookie-vs-rookie pitching match-up in Game One of a World Series saw Anthony Reyes of the Cardinals o...
CFB, Wk-8...Th 10/19---Sat 10/21/06 [ 10-21-2006 ]
>>>caption:   SPARTANS CELEBRATE RECORD COMEBACK VICTORY<<< @ EVANSTON, IL:       Down 38-3 with 9:54 remaining in the 3rd-Qtr at Northwestern, Michigan State was on its way to...
SHARKS CHASE OZZIE EARLY.....San Jose 5, RED WINGS 1, Th 10/19/06 [ 10-20-2006 ]
>>>caption:    JOEY MacDONALD<<< SAN JOSE, CA:     San Jose stayed unbeaten at home (4-0) in a dominating decision over the Red Wings, 5-1 late night Thursday.    &n...
WINGS OUT-POWERED OUT WEST.....Anaheim 4, RED WINGS 1, W 10/18/06 [ 10-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TOMAS KOPECKY<<< ANAHEIM, CA:       The NHL Anaheim franchise changed its name this season from Mighty Ducks to just plain Ducks. Maybe they should have kept t...
PISTONS TOP T-WOLVES IN GR.....PISTONS 112, Minnesota 103, W 10/18/06 [ 10-18-2006 ]
>>>caption:   NAZR MOHAMMED<<< GRAND RAPIDS, MI:       Nazr Mohammed & Jason Maxiell continued their strong pre- seasons and Tayshaun Prince had his best exhibition outing so...
LANG'S PAIR BEATS ONE KING.....RED WINGS 3, Los Angeles 1, M 10/16/06 [ 10-17-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ROBERT LANG<<< LOS ANGELES, CA:       A pair of third period goals by Robert Lang gave the Red Wings a 3-1 win late Monday night in LA in the opener of a four...
PISTONS FLIP PAST JAZZ.....PISTONS 90, Utak 85, M 10/16/06 [ 10-16-2006 ]
>>>caption:  RONALD "FLIP" MURRAY<<< PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons continued to test their reserves in the pre-season and continued to get passing results.  ...
LIONS GET FIRST WIN FOR MARINELLI.....LIONS 20, Buffalo 17, S 10/15/06 [ 10-15-2006 ]
>>>caption:   KEVIN JONES (#34) CELEBRATES HIS TD<<< FORD FIELD:       Perhaps it was because MGR Jim Leyland of the World Series bound Tigers brought a little luck, look...
GRIZ GET BY PISTONS.....Memphis 101, PISTONS 89, Sa 10/14/06 [ 10-15-2006 ]
MEMPHIS, TN:     The Pistons suffered their first exhibition loss, dipping to 2-&-1 on the pre-season after a 101-89 defeat at Memphis.     Grizzlies rookie Rudy Gay scor...
CFB, Wk-7.....Sat 10/14/06 [ 10-15-2006 ]
@ STATE COLLEGE, PA:       The Michigan Wolverines dominated on defense and stated their case for being the number two team in the nation with a 17-10 Saturday night win at Penn State....
Magnifficet Magglio...........TIGERS 6, Oakland 3, Sa 10/14/06 [ 10-14-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MAGS WALKOFF<<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers' road to the World Series went down Houston Street.       The Oakland second year closer gave up th...
PISTONS STILL PERFECT ON PRE-SEASON.....PISTONS 101, Minnesota 96, F 10/13/06 [ 10-14-2006 ]
>>>caption:  JASON MAXIELL<<< OMAHA, NEB.:     Benchmen Jason Maxiell and Lindsay Hunter both got hot in the final quarter to carry the Pistons to a 101-96 exhibition win ov...
SABRES SHOOT PAST WINGS.....Buffalo 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), F 10/13/06 [ 10-13-2006 ]
>>>caption:   JASON WILLIAMS<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Buffalo Sabres remained unbeaten on the new season, winning a shootout for the third time in four games (2-1) to e...
KENNY & CO. SHUTOUT A's.....TIGERS 3, Oakland 0, F 10/13/06 [ 10-13-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TEMPTATIONS REVIEW DOES THE NATIONAL ANTHEM<<<       COMERICA PARK:       Don't gamble against The Gambler.       Needing to jump-start hi...
TIGERS RIDE ROLLER COASTER TO 2-0 ALCS LEAD.....TIGERS 8, Oakland 5, W 10/11/06 [ 10-12-2006 ]
>>>caption:   LEYLAND HUGS GOMEZ AFTER HOMERUN SHOT<<< OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers took a 2-0 lead in the ALCS with an 8-5 win at Oakland Wednesday night.     ...
WINGS ROUT COYOTES.....RED WINGS 9, Phoenix 2, W 10/11/06 [ 10-11-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Wayne Gretzky has to wonder why he agreed to coach the Coyotes.       After an Opening Night home win, just a week later Phoenix is in disarray. T...
TIGS CASH IN, A's DON'T........TIGERS 5, Oakland 1, T 10/10/06 [ 10-11-2006 ]
>>>caption:   High-X between Nate Robertson (L) and Craig Monroe<<< OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers opened the ALCS with a 5-1 win at Oakland, beating the A's with pitching,...
PISTONS OPEN WITH PRE-SEASON WIN.....PISTONS 84, Miami 64, T 10/10/06 [ 10-11-2006 ]
>>>caption:  NAZR MOHAMMED<<< SAN JUAN, PR:       The Pistons opened the NBA exhibition season with a dominating win over the defending NBA Champion Miami Heat, 84-64. &nb...
FOURTH QUARTER FAILURE.....Minnesota 26, LIONS 17, S 10/8/06 [ 10-08-2006 ]
>>>caption:   KITNA'S FUMBLE STARTS 4TH-QTR FADE<<< MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Lions led 17-3 entering the 4th-Qtr Sunday at the HHH MetroDome. Then, as if on cue, Detroit...
EASY DOM-INATION.....RED WINGS 2, Pittsburgh 0, Sa 10/7/06 [ 10-08-2006 ]
>>>caption:  DOMINIK HASEK<<< PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Red Wings bounced back from Thursday's flat Opening Night defeat to Vancouver (3-1) at The Joe with a smothering 2-0...
YANKEES GO HOME........TIGERS 8, NY Yankees 3, Sa 10/7/06 [ 10-07-2006 ]
>>>caption: VICTORY RIDE FOR MGR JIM LEYLAND<<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tiger hitters delivered another dose of 2nd-inning thunder and Jeremy Bonderman pitched perfect basebal...
CFB, Wk-6.....Sat 10/07/06 [ 10-07-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MARIO MANNINGHAM'S TOUCHDOWN DANCE<<< @ ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan remained unblemished this season and went to 6-&-0 for the first time since 1997 by besting...
ROGERS SILENCES BRONX BOMBERS.....TIGERS 6, NY Yankees 0, F 10/6/06 [ 10-07-2006 ]
>>>caption:   KENNY ROGERS<<< COMERICA PARK:       The opinions were unanimous: Kenny Rogers pitched the game of his life on Friday night.       That's quite a s...
WINGS FLAT IN OPENER.....Vancouver 3, RED WINGS 1, Th 10/5/06 [ 10-05-2006 ]
>>>caption:  NEW R-WINGS CAPT. NICKLAS LIDSTROM<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Vancouver Canucks changed their coach and half their roster during the off-season and came out...
TIGERS EVEN ALDS IN THE SHADOWS.....TIGERS 4, NY Yankees 3, Th 10/5/06 [ 10-05-2006 ]
>>>caption:   GRANDERSON'S GW-RBI-3B in the T-7th<<< NYC, NY:       Youth was served in the late afternoon shadows of historic Yankee Stadium on Thursday. The kids stole...
ALL WET.........TIGERS @ NY Yankees, PPD by Rain, W 10/4/06 [ 10-04-2006 ]
NYC, NY:       Game Two of the ALDS between the Tigers and New York Yankees was the victim of an unexpected rainstorm on Tuesday night.       The forecasters figured t...
3RD INNING LIFTS YANKEES TO GAME ONE ALDS WIN.....NY Yankees 8, TIGERS 4, T 10/3/06 [ 10-04-2006 ]
>>>caption:   DEREK JETER<<< NYC, NY:       The second time through a line-up has plagued many a pitcher. It bit Tiger starter Nate Robertson Tuesday night in the Bronx....
WINGS READY FOR REGULAR SEASON.....RED WINGS 3, Toronto 2 (SO), S 10/1/06 [ 10-02-2006 ]
>>>caption:   HENRIK ZETTERBERG<<< TORONTO, ONT:       The Red Wings concluded an encouraging 6-1-&-2 exhibition season with a 3-2 win on a 2-1 shootout edge at the Air Cana...
LIONS STILL WINLESS.....St. Louis 41, LIONS 34, S 10/1/06 [ 10-02-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MIKE FURREY<<< ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Lions fell to 0-&-4 on the year in a 41-34 Sunday loss at St. Louis.       At least they were entertaining....
MAGIC NUMBER = -1.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 8 (12-INN), S 10/01/06 [ 10-01-2006 ]
>>>caption:   POLANCO CAN'T GRAB INGE'S WILD THROW<<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers reached their 2006 high- water mark on August 7th with a 9-3 home win over Minnesota. T...
FAILURE TO CLINCH.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 6, Sa 9/30/06 [ 10-01-2006 ]
>>>caption:   ZACH MINER<<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers lost their fourth in a row, so the battle for the AL-Central division title will go down to the final day of the...
3RD-PERIOD RALLY FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 4, Toronto 2, Sa 9/30/06 [ 09-30-2006 ]
>>>caption:  DAN CLEARY<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings snapped a 2-all tie with a pair of unanswered 3rd-Per goals to double-up Toronto 4-2 in Detroit's home pre- s...
CFB, Wk-5.....Sat 09/30/06 [ 09-30-2006 ]
>>>caption:  DEMOND WILLIAMS<<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:       The thud Homecoming fans heard at Spartan Stadium Saturday afternoon was the other shoe falling.       A wee...
DUD DEFEAT.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 7 (11-INN), Sa 9/29/06 [ 09-30-2006 ]
>>>caption:   SHANE COSTA<<< COMERICA PARK:       The final Friday Fireworks night at the CoPa this season ended with a bang for the visitors. Kansas City hammered-out three...
HUDLER'S HAT CARRIES WINGS TO WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Tampa Bay 1, Th 9/28/06 [ 09-29-2006 ]
>>>caption:  JIRI HUDLER<<< ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       Jiri Hudler continued his impressive pre-season with a Thursday night "Hat Trick" at Tampa Bay to lead the Red Wings to...
A.J. & JAYS TAKE RUBBER GAME.....Toronto 8, TIGERS 6, Th 9/28/06 [ 09-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:   A.J. BURNETT<<< COMERICA PARK:       For the second consecutive day the Tiger starting pitcher was inneffective. For the second consecutive game the Toronto st...
FURIOUS FINISH WINS FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 5, Minnesota 3, W 9/27/06 [ 09-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:  JASON WILLIAMS<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings used a 4-goal, 3rd-period to skate past the Minnesota Wild, 5-3 Wednesday night at The Joe.    ...
LILLY WILTS TIGER HITTERS.....Toronto 7, TIGERS 4, W 9/27/06 [ 09-28-2006 ]
>>>caption:   TED LILLY<<< COMERICA PARK:       Blue Jays starter Ted Lilly was very good. Tiger starter Nate Robertson was pretty bad.         Seven homeru...
TIGERS SQUEEZE PAST JAYS.....TIGERS 4, Toronto 3, T 9/26/06 [ 09-27-2006 ]
>>>caption:   PLACIDO POLANCO<<< COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers played small-ball to win the opener of a 3-game CoPa series vs Toronto, besting the Blue Jays 4-3 Tuesday ni...
AVS OUT-SHOOT WINGS AGAIN.....Colorado 5, RED WINGS 4 (SO), M 9/25/06 [ 09-26-2006 ]
>>>caption:   WOJTEK WOLSKI<<< DENVER, CO:       For the second time in five days the Red Wings lost a shootout to the Colorado Avalanche, this time in the Mile High City, 5...
WINGS RALLY PAST PANTHERS.....RED WINGS 4, Florida 2, S 9/24/06 [ 09-25-2006 ]
>>>caption:   MATHIEU SCHNEIDER<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock was visably upset with his team early Sunday evening at The Joe, and with good re...
CLINCHER, PART ONE.....TIGERS 11, Kansas City 4, S 9/24/06 [ 09-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   CRAIG MONROE<<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       This time it was a 9-R/T-2nd instead of a 10-R/T-1st which sent the Tigers to their second romp over the Royals in less...
FAVRE KEEPS LIONS WINLESS.....Green Bay 31, LIONS 24, S 9/24/06 [ 09-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   BRETT FAVRE<<< FORD FIELD:       In what may have been Brett Favre's last visit to Ford Field, it was the same familiar story. Green Bay bested the Lions for t...
CFB, Wk-4.....Sat 09/23/06 [ 09-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   BRADY QUINN<<< @ EAST LANSING, MI:       Once the monsoon-like rains subsided the Irish called "down the thunder from the sky."       Notre Dame scored...
TEN SPOT SENDS TIGERS TO WIN.....TIGERS 15, Kansas City 4, Sa 9/23/06 [ 09-24-2006 ]
>>>caption:   PLACIDO POLANCO<<< KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers scored 10-R in the T-1st and, before the Royals ever came to bat, Detroit was well on its way to a 15-4 Sat...
CASEY AT THE BAT.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 3, F 9/22/06 [ 09-23-2006 ]
>>>caption:  SEAN CASEY<<< KANSAS CITY, MO:     Sean Casey powered a 2rHR (#7) to the berm in straightaway CField Friday night to give the Tigers a 4-3 lead in a 7-3 win at...
WINGS WIN IN OT.....RED WINGS 5, Tampa Bay 4 (OT),   F 9/22/06 [ 09-23-2006 ]
>>>caption:   JASON WILLIAMS<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings went to overtime to get their first win (1-1-&-1) of the exhibition season, 5-4 Friday night at The Joe....
AVS SHOOT WINGS.....Colorado 3, RED WINGS 2 (SO), Th 9/21/06 [ 09-22-2006 ]
>>>caption:  JIRI HUDLER<<< JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings remained winless on the NHL exhibition season (0-1-&-1) after losing to Colorado 3-2 on a Thursday evening sh...
LAW OF AVERAGES.....Baltimore 4, TIGERS 3, Th 9/21/06 [ 09-21-2006 ]
>>>caption:  MAGGLIO ORDONEZ<<< BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers lived dangerously most of the late afternoon and early evening in Baltimore, giving the Orioles far too many s...
RUBBERMEN.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 2, W 9/20/06 [ 09-21-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The Tigers took a 4-0 lead and went on to win 6-2 in the rubber game of their showdown series with the White Sox in Chicago.       Wednesday night's v...
FREDDY FOILS BENGALS.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 0, T 9/19/06 [ 09-20-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Monday in the 3-game series opener the Tigers used strong starting pitching and four homeruns to beat the White Sox in Chicago. Tuesday night the roles were rever...
GABORIK BEATS WINGS.....Minnesota 3, RED WINGS 2, T 9/19/06 [ 09-20-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     With a new three year contract, Marian Gaborik quickly showed he's ready to begin a new season. Gaborik scored twice in a 3-2 Minnesota Wild win over the Red Wi...
MAGS LEADS MASH ATTACK.....TIGERS 8, Chicago WSox 2, M 9/18/06 [ 09-19-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The Tigers survived a triple play and a case of the flu by starting pitcher Kenny Rogers to get a badly needed victory at Chicago, 8-2 Monday night.    &nb...
13 AND COUNTING.....Baltimore 12, TIGERS 8 (10-INN), S 9/17/06 [ 09-18-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Twice the Baltimore Orioles handed back a lead to the Tigers, but in the end it was Detroit who handed the game over in 10-INN Sunday in Downtown Detroit. The O...
LIONS NO MATCH FOR BEARS.....Chicago 34, LIONS 7, S 9/17/06 [ 09-18-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Lions WR Roy Williams made a guarantee of victory before the game, then was taunted about it by the Bears and the Chicago fans during the contest when Da Bears be...
BACK-TO-BACK W's.....TIGERS 2, Baltimore 0 [ 09-17-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Nate Robertson bettered Kris Benson in a pitcher's duel Saturday night and the Tigers beat Baltimore 2-0.       The law of averages were on the side...
CFB, Wk-3.....Sat 09/16/06 [ 09-17-2006 ]
@ SOUTH BEND, IN:       Michigan mauled the Fighting Irish in a 47-21 stunner at Notre Dame. It was just the eighth time in ND history the Irish yielded 40 or more points at home and th...
AT LAST, A LAUGHER.....TIGERS 17, Baltimore 2, F 9/15/06 [ 09-16-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The struggling Tigers got a much, MUCH needed boost Friday night with a 17-2 runaway win over the Baltimore Orioles.       Shortly after the Tiger vi...
TEXAS THUNDER.....Texas 11, TIGERS 3, W 9/13/06 [ 09-14-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Late game rain and lightning were the least of the Tigers' worries Wednesday night. It was the Texas thunder which handed Detroit an 11-3 loss at Comerica Park....
GONE, GONE GUILLEN.....TIGERS 3, Texas 2, T 9/12/06 [ 09-13-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Neither rain, nor more rain, nor the Texas Rangers could keep Carlos Guillen from ending the Tigers' latest 3-game losing skid Tuesday night.      ...
TWINS ON TIGERS' TAIL.....Minnesota 12, TIGERS 1, S 9/10/06 [ 09-10-2006 ]
MINNESPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers needed just a split of their four game series at Minnesota to remain four games ahead of the Twins in the AL-Central division race. That didn't app...
CLOSE, BUT NO CIGAR IN LION OPENER.....Seattle 9, LIONS 6, S 9/10/06 [ 09-10-2006 ]
FORD FIELD:       Neither team performed as they had hoped as Seattle edged the Lions 9-6 Sunday afternoon to open the new NFL season.       The Lions held the NFC's top...
TWINS TAME TIGERS AGAIN.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 1, Sa 9/9/06 [ 09-10-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers went quietly Saturday night at a noisy MetroDome, dropping a second straight game to the Minnesota Twins, this time 2-1.     Three Twins p...
CFB, Wk-2.....Sat 09/09/06 [ 09-09-2006 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:       Eastern Michigan gave Michigan State a scare, but the Spartans then pulled away from the Eagles for a 52-20 romp Saturday afternoon.       An Andr...
SHOCK ARE THE NEW CHAMPS.....SHOCK 80, Sacramento 75, Sa 9/9/06 [ 09-09-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Detroit Shock dethroned the defending WNBA Champion Sacramento Monarchs and captured their own second title in the process. Detroit downed the visitors 8...
TWO-OUT ROUT.....Minnesota 9, TIGERS 5, F 9/8/06 [ 09-09-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Neither starter made it through the fifth inning in a playoff-type contest Friday night at the MetroDome. Both teams played hard, knowing it could be a pivit...
TIGERS BOMB WAY PAST TWINS.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 2, Th 9/7/06 [ 09-07-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Tigers played "HomerDome" ball to beat Minnesota 7-2 Thursday night in the opener of a 4-game, AL-Central "Showdown Series."       Four Tiger h...
SHOCK FORCE DECIDING GAME IN FINALS.....SHOCK 72, Sacramento 52, W 9/6/06 [ 09-06-2006 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:       Sac-town was all dressed up and ready to celebrate a second consecutive WNBA title Wednesday night. However, after suffering a 20-P game three defeat, the Detr...
BYE BYE D-Y AS TIGER SLIDE CONTINUES.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 4 (10-INN), W 9/6/06 [ 09-06-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Seattle Mariners will enjoy their Thursday off-day after taking more than six hours to win a 5-4, 10-INN decision over the Tigers in a Wednesday matinee rub...
PINEIRO RAINS ON TIGER PARADE.....Seattle 4, TIGERS 3, T 9/5/06 [ 09-05-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored early but not often, their offense drying up about the time Downtown Detroit turned damp on Tuesday. The Tigers went ahead 3-0/B-1st, but wou...
TIGERS WORK HARD ON LABOR DAY.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 2, M 9/4/06 [ 09-04-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       With only eight wins in their last 25 games the Tigers were advised by MGR Jim Leyland that only collective hard work throughout the line-up would snap the slum...
KELVIM STILL PURR-FECT VS TI-CATS.....LA Angels 2, TIGERS 1, S 9/3/06 [ 09-04-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       A well-pitched game on both sides went to the visitors Sunday night as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim squeeked past the Tigers 2-1 in the rubber game of a Do...
MONARCHS DOMINATE DETROIT.....Sacramento 89, SHOCK 69, S 9/3/06 [ 09-03-2006 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:     The Monarchs returned to Arco Arena home court to defeat Detroit every which way they could in an 89-69 Sunday matinee to take a 2-1 lead in the Best-of-5 WNBA F...
TIGS ERR WAY TO DEFEAT.....LA Angels 7, TIGERS 2 (10-INN), Sa 9/2/06 [ 09-03-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       A late pair of Tiger fielding miscues snatched defeat from victory and the Tigers fell in 10-INN Saturday night, 7-2 to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. &n...
CFB, Wk-1.....Sat 09/02/06 [ 09-02-2006 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:       Senior QBack Drew Stanton combined for 280-yards of offense to lead Michigan State to a sluggish season-opening win over Idaho, 27-17 Saturday afternoon. &nb...
SHOCK EVEN WNBA FINALS.....SHOCK 73, Sacramento 63, F 09/01/06 [ 09-02-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock came up with a determined 4th-Qtr performance to deadlock the WNBA Finals at 1-1 with a 73-63 Palace win over Sacramento on Friday nigh...
TURN THE PAGE.....TIGERS 9, LA Angels 0, F 09/01/06 [ 09-01-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Perhaps all the Tigers needed was to get August over with.       After a "Dog Day Month" slump, the Tigers returned home from a 2-&-4 road trip to op...
LIONS LAY AN EGG IN EXHIBITION FINALE.....Buffalo 20, LIONS 13, Th 8/31/06 [ 09-01-2006 ]
FORD FIELD:       The Lions concluded the NFL exhibition schedule with a 20-13 loss to their Great Lakes rivals the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night.       Both teams fini...
YANKEES WIN BRONX RUBBER GAME.....NY Yankees 6, TIGERS 4, Th 8/31/06 [ 09-01-2006 ]
YANKEE STADIUM, NYC:       Alex Rodriguez ended his slump while Jeremy Bonderman and the Tigers continued theirs as New York defeated Detroit 6-4 in a Thursday matinee at Yankee Sta...
MONARCHS SET RECORDS IN ROMP.....Sacramento 95, SHOCK 71, W 8/30/06 [ 08-31-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA Champion Sacramento Monarchs opened this year's WNBA Finals in record-setting fashion by running over the Detroit Shock, 95-71 at the...
MONROE EARNS TIGS A SPLIT....NY Yankees 2, TIGERS 0 (Gm-1); TIGERS 5, NYY 3 (Gm-2), W 8/30/06 [ 08-30-2006 ]
YANKEE STADIUM, NYC, NY:       A 2-on, 2-out, Top-9th 3rHR blast by Craig Monroe earned the Tigers a twinbill split at historic Yankee Stadium. The dramatic longball was a late Moth...
SHOCK ADVANCE TO FINALS.....SHOCK 79, Connecticut 55, S 8/27/06 [ 08-27-2006 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:     The Detroit Shock have reached the WNBA Finals for the second time in four seasons, looking to repeat their 2003 Championship performance.     In Sund...
ROGERS RESCUES BENGALS.....TIGERS 7, Cleveland 1, S 8/27/06 [ 08-27-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers escaped Jacobs Field by salvaging the final game of a weekend series with the Indians, beating Cleveland 7-1.       Four Tiger homeruns a...
TRIBE THUMPS VERLANDER.....Cleveland 8, TIGERS 5, Sa 8/26/06 [ 08-26-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       It may surprise many to know the Cleveland Indians are the hottest team in big league baseball. Burried well below the .500-mark by a horrid start, the Tribe ha...
SUN EVEN SERIES.....Connecticut 77, SHOCK 68, Sa 8/26/06 [ 08-26-2006 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:       Facing elimination from the WNBA Eastern Conference Playoff Finals, the East Conference Regular-Season Champion Connecticut Sun scored a 77-68 home court win o...
LION LATE-NITE LOSS.....Oakland 21, LIONS 3   [ 08-26-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     The Lions did a same-day fly-in to the west coast for a Friday night exhibition game (something NFL rules prohibit in regular-season play) and appeared jet-lagged i...
TRIBE TOPS TIGS.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 2, F 8/25/06 [ 08-26-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tiger losing skid reached three games, Jeremy Bonderman remained winless in August and Detroit again lost ground in the AL- Central standings. However, now...
SHOCK SURGE PAST SUN.....SHOCK 70, Connecticut 59, Th 8/24/06 [ 08-25-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock used a 20-2 early 4th-Qtr run to beat the Connecticut Sun Thursday night at the Palace, 70-59, in the opener of the second round of the WNBA pl...
WSOX HOMER PAST TIGERS, AGAIN.....Chicago WSox 10, TIGERS 0, Th 8/24/06 [ 08-24-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       After the rains left Downtown Detroit the White Sox thundered past the Tigers for the second consecutive game, posting a 10-0 Thursday matinee decision.  ...
MINER ROCKED IN TIGER LOSS.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 5, W 8/23/06 [ 08-24-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The White Sox jumped on Tiger rookie RHander Zach Miner for 6-R in just 1.1-INN and went on to a 7-5 Wednesday win at Detroit.     Chicago got back to...
ROGERS & THAMES SHINE IN WIN OVER WSOX.....TIGERS 4, Chicago WSox 0, T 8/22/06 [ 08-23-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Kenny Rogers set the tone on the mound and Marcus Thames provided most of the offense in a 4-0 Tiger win over the visiting Chicago White Sox Tuesday evening....
VERLANDER VICTORY.....TIGERS 7, Chicago WSox 1, M 8/21/06 [ 08-21-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Timely hitting, missing during a 3-&-9 Tiger slump over the last dozen games, returned just in time on Monday night. Tiger rookie RHander Justin Verlander, 0-&...
GIVEAWAY LOSS, SLUMP CONTINUES.....Texas 7, TIGERS 6, S 8/20/06 [ 08-21-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers have had trouble scoring runs over the past two weeks. Sunday they had a 6-R/B-2nd to take a 6-0 lead over Texas, yet lost 7-6 to the Rangers at Come...
SHOCK SWEEP FEVER.....SHOCK 98, Indiana 83, Sa 8/19/06 [ 08-19-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock advanced beyond the opening round of the WNBA playoffs for the first time since their 2003 Championship season by completing a 2-0, Bes...
TIGER BAT SLUMP CONTINUES.....Texas 3, TIGERS 1, Sa 8/19/06 [ 08-19-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Detroit pitchers allowed only 2-H, but still the Tigers lost to Texas 3-1 because the Bengal bats remained silent at crutial times Saturday night.    &nbs...
BROWNS BEST LIONS.....Cleveland 20, LIONS 16, F 8/18/06 [ 08-19-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       With third and fourth stringers playing in the final quarter the Browns staged a 10-P rally to beat Detroit 20-16 in a Friday evening Cleveland exhibition. &n...
RANGERS PITCH PAST TIGERS.....Texas 2, TIGERS 1, F 8/18/06 [ 08-18-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Texas out-pitched the Tigers in a 2-1 Friday night decision in Downtown Detroit.       Rangers starter Kevin Milwood set the tone, yielding just 3-H...
SHOCK OPEN PLAYOFFS WITH ROAD WIN.....SHOCK 68, Indiana 56, Th 8/17/06 [ 08-18-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Detroit Shock began their quest for a second WNBA title in four years with a 68-56 victory in Indianapolis Thursday evening.     The second-East...
BULLPEN SHUTS DOOR ON TEXICANS.....TIGERS 4, Texas 2, Th 8/17/06 [ 08-17-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Pitching and defense.       Championship baseball teams are built upon pitching and defense.       Aspiring to their first division title...
BOOMER BOOSTS BOSOX TO WIN.....Boston 6, TIGERS 4, W 8/16/06 [ 08-17-2006 ]
BOSTON, MA:       Onetime Tiger David Wells scattered 10-H & 1-W over his 6.2-INN, getting his final three outs on his only strikeouts of the ballgame to help preserve a Red Sox to...
TIGERS WIN AGAIN IN BOSTON BUT LOSE POLANCO.....TIGERS 3, Boston 2, T 8/15/06 [ 08-16-2006 ]
BOSTON, MA:       The Tigers had won just once in their last 13 visits to Fenway Park before this week's Beantown series. On Tuesday Detroit made it back-to- back Back Bay wins by b...
DIFFERENT SOX, DIFFERENT RESULT.....TIGERS 7, Boston 4, M 8/14/06 [ 08-15-2006 ]
BOSTON, MA:       After getting swept in a weekend series in Chicago to let the White Sox back into the AL-Central race, the Tigers snapped a season-long 5-game losing skid by winni...
WSOX SWEEP TO SEND MESSAGE:   THE RACE AIN'T OVER.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 3, S 8/13/06 [ 08-14-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The defending World Series Champion Chicago White Sox beat the Tigers 7-3 Sunday afternoon at "The Cell" to complete a 3-game, showdown series sweep.    &n...
SHOCK SET SUN TO SECURE SECOND.....SHOCK 88, Connecticut 65, S 8/13/06 [ 08-14-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Strumbling down the stretch the Detroit Shock had lost 2-of-3 entering Sunday's regular season finale with WNBA East second place and home court advantag...
NO PANIC BUTTON...YET.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 8/12/06 [ 08-12-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Tiger MGR Jim Leyland insists it's not time to panic yet. Tiger fans, many of them who traveled to Chi-town for this weekend's series vs the White Sox, aren't so...
CONTRERAS IN CONTROL.....Chicago WSox 5, TIGERS 0, F 8/11/06 [ 08-12-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       MLB's best team this season played the defending World Series Champions in the opener of a 3-game, weekend, South Side showdown on Friday night. The Chicago White...
SHOCK MUFF CHANCE TO CLINCH.....Washington 78, SHOCK 66, F 8/11/06 [ 08-12-2006 ]
WASHINGTON, DC:     Leading by 16-P in the 1st-H the Detroit Shock appeared on a path to clinch the #2 WNBA Eastern Conference playoff seed on Friday night in DC. However, the Washi...
LIONS WIN MARINELLI DEBUT.....LIONS 20, Denver 13, F 8/11/06 [ 08-12-2006 ]
FORD FIELD:     The Lions made new head coach Rod Marinelli a winner in his Ford Field debut. Detroit defeated Denver Friday night, 20-13 in the exhibition opener for both teams....
SHOCK STEAMROLL SKY.....SHOCK 82, Chicago 48, Th 8/10/06 [ 08-11-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock never trailed in an 82-48 Palace rout of expansion Chicago Thursday evening.       The Shock led just 19-16 after the 1st-...
TWINS TAME TIGERS AGAIN.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 3, W 8/9/06 [ 08-10-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Johan Santana mixed fastballs, change-ups and breaking balls for 7-INN, Justin Morneau mashed a 2rHR in the T-8th and Joe Nathan nailed the door shut in the B-...
STORM BLOWS BIG LEAD, BUT NOT GAME.....Seattle 81, SHOCK 79, T 8/8/06 [ 08-09-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock almost staged the biggest comeback in WNBA history. However, the determined Shock but ran out of gas after briefly going ahead with und...
RADKE BECOMES 20-GAME WINNER.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 2, T 8/8/06 [ 08-08-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       "Tiger-Killer" Brad Radke entered Tuesday night's game in Downtown Detroit with a 19-&-9 career record vs Detroit. At one point he won 12 in a row vs the Tigers...
FORTY OVER AND PLUS TEN WITH FIFTY TO PLAY.....TIGERS 9, Minnesota 3, M 8/7/06 [ 08-08-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers opened a 3-game home series vs Minnesota with their fourth consecutive win, topping the Twins 9-3 at Comerica Park on Monday evening.    &nbs...
ANOTHER FAST START FOR SHOCK.....SHOCK 65, New York 53, S 8/6/06 [ 08-07-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock got even for a 75-67 Madison Square Garden loss on Thursday by beating the New York Liberty 65-53 in the Sunday rematch at the Palace....
SHUTOUT EARNS SWEEP.....TIGERS 1, Cleveland 0, S 8/6/06 [ 08-06-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers completed a 3-game, weekend series sweep of the Cleveland Indians on Sunday, getting their third consecutive 1-run win in a 1-0 decision.   ...
PUDGE POWERS TIGERS TO ANOTHER LAST LICKS WIN.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 3, Sa 8/5/06 [ 08-05-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers got a 2-out, 2rHR in their last at-bat for the second consecutive evening to score a second straight comeback win over the Cleveland Indians before a...
SHOCK SKUNK SKY.....SHOCK 76, Chicago 49, F 8/4/06 [ 08-05-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Detroit Shock scored the game's first 17-P, led by 23-P at the end of the 1st-Qtr and went on to win a 76-49 mismatch Friday night at Chicago.     T...
HOT MONROE LIFTS TIGERS TO COMEBACK WIN.....TIGERS 7, Cleveland 6, F 8/4/06    [ 08-05-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Down 5-0 in the Mid-6th the Tigers scored in each of their final three frames to edge the Cleveland Indians 7-6 Friday night.       Craig Monroe com...
LIBERTY INJURE SHOCK TITLE HOPES.....New York 75, SHOCK 67, Th 8/3/06 [ 08-04-2006 ]
NYC, NY:     The New York Liberty continued their hot streak and ended the Detroit Shock's winning ways in a 75-67 Thursday night Big Apple decision.     The Liberty we...
RAYS EDGE TIGS TO EARN SPLIT.....Tampa Bay 2, TIGERS 1, Th 8/3/06 [ 08-04-2006 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     Nate Robertson pitched 6.1-INN of scoreless baseball. However,as soon as he departed the contest he watched a cluster-fluff play charge the tieing and winnin...
LATE COMEBACK.....TIGERS 8, Tampa Bay 3, W 8/2/06 [ 08-02-2006 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     After leading 2-0/T-1st on a Dmitri Young homerun (#5) the Tigers fell behind 3-2 at Tampa Bay Wednesday night. Detroit then scored 4-R/T-8th and 2-R/T-9th t...
SHOCK COOL FEVER.....SHOCK 70, Indiana 66, T 8/1/06 [ 08-02-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock made it a winning, one-game homestand by getting by the Indiana Fever 70-66 at the Palace Tuesday night.       In a game w...
TIGERS CYCLE A WIN.....TIGERS 10, Tampa Bay 4, T 8/1/06 [ 08-02-2006 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       It was an historic night at Tropacana Field under the Sun Dome in St. Pete on Tuesday. Three new Devil Rays made their season debuts, one his major league...
TIGERS DEAL, D-RAYS DINGER.....Tampa Bay 7, TIGERS 3, M 7/31/06 [ 07-31-2006 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       The Tigers closed the book on July with their second straight sloppy performance and a second consecutive defeat, 7-3 Monday night at Tampa Bay.   ...
MONARCHS ROUT SHOCK.....Sacramento 94, SHOCK 61, S 7/30/06 [ 07-30-2006 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:       The defending WNBA Champion Sacramento Monarch won their rematch with the Detroit Shock in decisive style Sunday night out west. After losing to the Shock at t...
TWIN ERRORS AID TWINS COMEBACK.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 4, S 7/30/06 [ 07-30-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers fell apart during a 6-R/B-8th which gave the Minnesota Twins a 6-4 win over Detroit on Sunday. A pair of errors, a balk and just plain bad luck cause...
WHITE-KNUCKLE WIN.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 6, Sa 7/29/06 [ 07-30-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers took an early 6-0 lead, then held-off a determined Twins comeback bid for an 8-6 Saturday night win in Minnesota.     Detroit is now 49-&-...
SHOCK STORM PAST SEATTLE.....SHOCK 77, Seattle 67, F 7/28/06 [ 07-29-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     The Detroit Shock continued on a winning roll, opening a 2-game, weekend west coast road trip with a 77-67 victory in Seattle.     The win was Detroit's...
TIGERS TRIM TWINS IN TEN.....TIGERS 3, Minnesota 2 (10-INN), F 7/28/06 [ 07-29-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers tamed the "other" hottest team in baseball on Friday night, going 10-INN to top the Twins in a 3-2 finish at the Minnesota MetroDome.    ...
SHOCK RUN AWAY FROM MONARCHS.....SHOCK 91, Sacramento 71, W 7/26/06 [ 07-26-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock won their third straight and 5th-of-6 by concluding their Palace homestand with a 91-71 Wednesday evening victory over Sacramento....
JV VICTIMIZES INDIANS.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 1, W 7/26/06 [ 07-26-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     Tiger rookie RHander Justin Verlander continued to mow down enemy hitters like a seasoned veteran in Detroit's 4-1 matinee win at Cleveland on Wednesday.  ...
TRIBE ROUTS ROGERS.....Cleveland 12, TIGERS 7, T 7/25/06 [ 07-25-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     The Indians chased Tiger starter Kenny Rogers in a 12-7 win over Detroit Tuesday night at Jacobs Field.     Rogers lasted just 0.2-INN, getting both ou...
TIGERS TOP TRIBE.....TIGERS 9, Cleveland 7, M 7/24/06 [ 07-25-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers had a 1st-INN offensive erruption for the third consecutive game and then held on to beat the Indians 9-7 in Cleveland on Monday night.    &nbs...
TIGERS CONCLUDE SUPER HOMESTAND.....TIGERS 8, Oakland 4, S 7/23/06 [ 07-23-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Just like Saturday the Tigers took a 5-0/B-1st lead, but unlike the day before Detroit tacked on one more and later kept scoring and blunted Oakland's comeback...
SHOCK ROLL OVER CHICAGO.....SHOCK 89, Chicago 70, Sa 7/22/06 [ 07-22-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock kept pace with Connecticut in the WNBA Eastern Conference by beating the expansion Chicago Sky 89-70 on Saturday at the Palace. &nbs...
A's OVERCOME.....Oakland 9, TIGERS 5, Sa 7/22/06 [ 07-22-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took a 5-0/B-1st lead Saturday afternoon, but could not score again in a 9-5 home loss to the Oakland A's.       Staked to the early advan...
SHOCK SINK SPARKS.....SHOCK 73, Los Angeles 59, F 7/21/06 [ 07-22-2006 ]
GRAND RAPIDS, MI:       The Detroit Shock moved home court to the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids on Friday for a "regional" game and beat the Los Angeles Sparks, 73-59.    &...
HAPPY RETURNS.....TIGERS 7, Oakland 4, F 7/21/06 [ 07-22-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Rookie Justin Verlander tied for the MLB lead in pitching wins and Dmitri Young had a happy return from the disabled list with a key 2r1B to highlight a Tiger...
OLDE TIME BASEBALL.....TIGERS 2, Chicago WSox 1, Th 7/20/06 [ 07-20-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The starting pitchers were both All-Stars in a playoff-like matinee in Downtown Detroit Thursday. The Tigers topped the Chicago White Sox 2-1 to boost their AL-...
STING STUN SHOCK.....Charlotte 73, SHOCK 67, W 7/19/06 [ 07-19-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Charlotte Sting started the game on a 12-2 run, then sank 10-of-14 free throws over the final 4:28 to clinch a 73-67 win over the Detroit Shock on...
MONROE SLAMS SOX.....TIGERS 5, Chicago WSox 2, W 7/19/06 [ 07-19-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Jeremy Bonderman came out pitching like an ace, survived a pair of solo homers, and a Craig Monroe Grand Slam capped a 5-R/B-6th as the Tigers beat the Chicago...
GARLAND, KONERKO, WSOX CONTINUE TO DOMINATE DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 1, T 7/18/06 [ 07-18-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Jon Garland and Paul Konerko continued to frustrate the Tigers and the White Sox went to 4-&-0 at Comerica Park this season in a 7-1 Tuesday evening opener of a...
GOLD CUP UPSET.....S 7/16/06 [ 07-17-2006 ]
DETROIT RIVER:       A foreigner won the APBA Gold Cup powerboat race for the first time in 68 years on Sunday in dramatic fashion by skimming across the Detroit River waters. &nb...
SHOCK TIE FOR FIRST.....SHOCK 77, San Antonio 67, S 7/16/06 [ 07-16-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock surged past San Antonio in the final quarter Sunday evening at the Palace for a 77-67 victory. The win tied Detroit with Connecticut (at 14-&-6...
WADKINS WINS FIRST SENIOR MAJOR.....S 7/16/06 [ 07-16-2006 ]
DEARBORN, MI:     The Ford Senior Players Championship bid good-bye to the Jack Nicklaus-designed TPC course in grand fashion Sunday. Bobby Wadkins shot a final round 4-under-par-6...
KAYCEE AVOIDS ROYAL FLUSH.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 6, S 7/16/06 [ 07-16-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Even though his team was just four days removed from the All-Star break, Tiger MGR Jim Leyland rested most of his stars in a Sunday, 93- degree matinee in order...
10 + 11 + 12 = 33.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 0, Sa 7/15/06 [ 07-16-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Saturday evening in Downtown Detroit the Tigers got their tenth consecutive home win (a Comerica Park record), their 11th victory in 11 games vs Kansas City thi...
GUILLEN IS A ROYAL PAIN.....TIGERS 10, Kansas City 9, F 7/14/06 [ 07-15-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers remained perfect at 10-&-0 against Kansas City with a 10-9 Friday night win over the Royals.       Carlos Guillen completed a second conse...
TIGERS RALLY OVER ROYALS.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 4, Th 7/13/06 [ 07-14-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers fell behind 4-0 by the Mid-4th, but got some help in scoring six unanswered runs to beat Kansas City 6-4 Thursday night.     The opener of a...
SEATTLE SALVAGES SERIES FINALE TO AVOID SECOND SWEEP.....Seattle 3, TIGERS 2, S 7/9/06 [ 07-10-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers had visions of a second consecutive 3-game series sweep at Seattle this season, but it was not to be. The Mariners edged Detroit 3-2 Sunday afternoon...
CLOSE SHAVE AT SAFECO.....TIGERS 2, Seattle 1, Sa 7/8/06 [ 07-09-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers won their third straight road game and defeated Seattle for a seventh consecutive time in a 2-1 late Saturday night decision at Safeco Field.   ...
BONDO BAFFLES M's BATTERS.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 1, F 7/7/06 [ 07-08-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       Jeremy Bonderman came home to Washington State and dominated the team he grew up watching as the Tigers beat the Mariners 6-1 late Friday night in Seattle. It wa...
SHOCK REBOUND FOR ROAD WIN.....SHOCK 92, Minnesota 80, F 7/7/06 [ 07-08-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Detroit Shock bounced back from their only home loss of the season (to Phoenix) on Thursday by posting a one-sided road win at Minnesota Friday night. The...
PONDEXTER SHOCKS SHOCK.....Phoenix 91, SHOCK 76, Th 7/6/06 [ 07-07-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock lost a regular-season contest at home for the first time in almost a year's time on Thursday evening. Visiting Phoenix posted a 91-76...
ROGERS RULES.....TIGERS 10, Oakland 4, W 7/5/06 [ 07-06-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:       Tiger bats failed to boom on the Fourth of July, but did a day later. After suffering two straight defeats at Oakland including a 2-1, 10-INN 4th-of-July loss, t...
PAYTON PLACES SAFETY TO TOP TIGERS AGAIN.....Oakland 2, TIGERS 1 (10-INN), T 7/4/06 [ 07-04-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:       The Oakland A's took a second consecutive contest from the Tigers Tuesday afternoon, defeating Detroit 2-1 in 10-INN.       For the second consecutive...
PAYTON BLASTS A's PAST TIGERS.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 3, M 7/3/06 [ 07-04-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     The Tigers opened the western portion of their pre-All-Star break road trip with a 5-3 late night loss on Monday in Oakland.     Don't look now, but MLB...
TIGERS ESCAPE PITT WITH SERIES WIN.....TIGERS 9, Pittsburgh 8, S 7/2/03 [ 07-03-2006 ]
PITTSBURGH, PA:     The Tigers took a 9-2 lead, then had to hang on for a 9-8 win at Pittsburgh on Sunday. The win gave Detroit the rubber game of the Steel City series.   &n...
STEEL CITY STINKER.....Pittsburgh 9, TIGERS 2, Sa 7/1/06 [ 07-02-2006 ]
PITTSBURGH, PA:       The Tigers had a throwback game Saturday night in Pittsburgh. The Detroiters looked more like the 119-loss team of 2003 than the club with the best record in b...
SHOCK SINK SUN.....SHOCK 70, Connecticut 64, F 6/30/06 [ 07-01-2006 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:     Late clutch plays by a trio of Detroit players gave the Shock a 70-64 road win at Connecticut on Friday night.     The game between two of the top thr...
TIGERS HOLD ON TO EDGE PIRATES.....TIGERS 7, Pittsburgh 6, F 6/30/06 [ 07-01-2006 ]
PITTSBURGH, PA:     The Tigers staked lefty Kenny Rogers to a 7-1 early lead, the veteran couldn't last long enough to qualify for an AL-leading 11th victory, but Detroit held-on t...
SHOCK STREAK STOPPED.....Indiana 66, SHOCK 56, Th 6/29/06 [ 06-30-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The Indiana Fever continued its own streak and ended one for the Detroit Shock in a 66-56 WNBA decision Thursday evening.       Indiana extended i...
PERFECT HOMESTAND.....TIGERS 5, Houston 0, W 6/28/06 [ 06-28-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers completed a 3-&-0 series sweep of the Houston Astros, an unblemished 6-&-0 homestand and recorded their second consecutive shutout in a 5-0 Wednesday...
SHOCK STREAK AT SIX.....SHOCK 63, San Antonio 59, T 6/27/06 [ 06-28-2006 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:       The Detroit Shock ran their win streak to six games, their best since the 2003 WNBA championship season, in a 63-59 Tuesday night victory at San Antonio. &n...
TIGERS CHASE ROCKET.....TIGERS 4, Houston 0, T 6/27/06 [ 06-28-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Roger Clemens and Nate Robertson threw zeros into the B-7th-INN before Detroit broke through on the Houston bullpen as the Tigers topped the Astros 4-0 Tuesday...
TIGERS OVER ASTROS.....TIGERS 10, Houston 4, M 6/26/06 [ 06-27-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Ivan Rodriguez stroked a 2r2B and a solo homer for 3-RBIs in a Tiger Highway Patrol (10-4) win over Houston Monday night in a 3-game series opener.   ...
NOLAN LIFTS SHOCK TO WIN.....SHOCK 71, Charlotte 61, S 6/25/06 [ 06-25-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock survived a horrid 2nd-Qtr by winning the other three and keeping their home court streak intact by besting the Charlotte Sting 71-61...
TIGERS SWEEP CARDINALS.....TIGERS 4, St. Louis 1, S 6/25/06 [ 06-25-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers completed a 3-game, weekend series sweep over the St. Louis Cardinals, all before sellout Downtown Detroit crowds, with a 4-1 Sunday matinee win....
LATE SHOCK RUN GETS WIN OVER WASHINGTON.....SHOCK 92, Washington 86, Sa 6/24/06 [ 06-25-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Trailing 72-71 with 5:18 to play the Detroit Shock went on a 10-2 run to go up 82-73 on their way to a 92-86 Saturday night home court win over Washingt...
WALKOFF WIN.....TIGERS 7, St. Louis 6 (10-INN), Sa 6/24/06 [ 06-25-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       In danger of falling out of first place in the AL-Central for the first time since May 16th, the Tigers got some late magic and pulled out a 7-6 win in 10-INN o...
TIGERS TOP CARDS.....TIGERS 10, St. Louis 6, F 6/23/06 [ 06-24-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers opened a six game interleague homestand before a packed house Friday night. The CoPa crowd of 42,238 watched Detroit win for the 9th time in 11 gam...
SHOCK ROLL ON ROAD.....SHOCK 86, Charlotte 74, Th 6/22/06 [ 06-22-2006 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:     The WNBA Detroit Shock posted their third consecutive victory in an 86-74 Thursday matinee at Charlotte.     The Shock never trailed and blew out to a...
COMEBACK BREWERS.....Milwaukee 4, TIGERS 3, W 6/21/06 [ 06-21-2006 ]
THIS POSTING WAS DELAYED DUE TO A STORM-RELATED POWER OUTAGE >>>>>>> MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Tigers came within two and a half innings of a perfect road trip. Then Rickie Weeks...
BEERTOWN LONGBALL.....TIGERS 10, Milwaukee 1, T 6/20/06 [ 06-21-2006 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:       Four Tiger homeruns and the 5-hit pitching of rookie Zach Miner carried the Tigers to a 10-1 win at Milwaukee on Tuesday night.       For the second...
BREWERS HAND TIGERS SERIES OPENER.....TIGERS 3, Milwaukee 1, M 6/19/06 [ 06-20-2006 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:       Twenty-four of Milwaukee's 35 wins this season have been at home, and 20 of those 24 have been comeback victories.       Monday night at Miller Park...
SHOCK CRUSH COMETS.....SHOCK 71, Houston 55, Sa 6/17/06 [ 06-18-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock stayed unbeaten at home this WNBA season by posting their second one-sided win in as many nights at the Palace, beating Houston 71-55 Saturday...
SURE THING FOR THE GAMBLER.....TIGERS 12, Chicago Cubs 3, S 6/18/06 [ 06-17-2006 ]
WRIGLEY FIELD, CHICAGO, IL:       Things couldn't have gone much better for Kenny Rogers in his quest for a 200th MLB victory on Sunday.       Mark Prior couldn't have ha...
TIGERS TRAMPLE CUBBIES.....TIGERS 9, Chicago Cubs 3, Sa 6/17/06 [ 06-17-2006 ]
WRIGLEY FIELD, CHICAGO, IL:       For the second consecutive day the Tiger starting pitcher didn't have his best stuiff, but the Tiger batters battered the Cubs starter early. The r...
RETURN HOME WIN.....SHOCK 71, Indiana 63, F 6/16/06 [ 06-17-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Back in Auburn Hills for the first time in two weeks the WNBA Detroit Shock beat Indiana 71-63 Friday night at the Palace.     Just 1-&-3 on t...
TIGERS TAKE NORTH SIDE OPENER.....TIGERS 5, Chicago Cubs 3, F 6/16/06 [ 06-16-2006 ]
WRIGLEY FIELD, CHICAGO, IL:       The wind was blowing out at the "Friendly Confines" and the Tigers jumped on Cubs starter Glendon Rusch for 4-R in his 1.2-INN of work. Detroit the...
MINER DIFFICULTY.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 2, Th 6/15/06 [ 06-15-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger rookie RHander Zach Miner delivered a second consecutive solid start to give the Tigers a 6-2 Thursday matinee win over Tampa Bay. The Tigs earned a 3-1 e...
TIGS TUMBLE IN TWELVE.....Tampa Bay 5, TIGERS 1 (12-INN), W 6/14/06 [ 06-15-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger closer Todd Jones was victimized again on Wednesday night, giving up 4-R with 2-out in the T-12th in a 5-1 Comerica Park loss to Tampa Bay.    &nbs...
TIGERS TOP TAMPA AGAIN.....TIGERS 7, Tampa Bay 1, T 6/13/06 [ 06-14-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Kenny Rogers threw 8-INN of near shutout ball in recording his 199th MLB career win. The Tigers made it two straight over Tampa Bay and four consecutive wins by d...
LUCKY 13TH.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay (13-INN), M 6/12/06 [ 06-13-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     It took a partial power outage, a B-9th tieing rally and an error in the B-13th to help the Tigers extend their winning streak to three games. Monday night in Do...
PUDGE POWERS TIGERS PAST TORONTO.....TIGERS 10, Toronto 5, S 6/11/06 [ 06-11-2006 ]
TORONTO, ONT:       One-third of Detroit's starting line-up featured Sunday matinee back-up players in the batting order, and all contributed in the win. However, it was the Tigers...
DINGERS UNDER DA DOME.....TIGERS 5, Toronto 3, Sa 6/10/06 [ 06-10-2006 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     On a beautiful, sunny, late spring day in Toronto the domed roof at Rogers Centre was closed due to high winds. With no wind swirling inside the stadium, all the...
SHOCK LIMP HOME.....Phoenix 93, SHOCK 79, F 6/9/06 [ 06-10-2006 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:       The Detroit Shock closed their 4-game road trip with a 93-79 late Friday night loss at Phoenix.       The Shock went just 1-&-3 on the coast-to-coast t...
BULLPEN BLOW-UP.....Toronto 10, TIGERS 5, F 6/9/06 [ 06-10-2006 ]
TORONTO, ONT:       The Tigers held a 5-2 lead at Toronto Friday night with just five more outs to get. By the time there were only four outs to go the Blue Jays were up 10-5, but t...
TIGERS WIN SOUTH SIDE SERIES FINALE.....TIGERS 6, Chicago WSox 2, Th 6/8/06 [ 06-09-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers salvaged the final game of their 3-game visit to "The Cell" and came from behind to beat the Chicago White Sox 6-2 Thursday night.     The vic...
SHOCK STOPPED IN LA.....Los Angeles 86, SHOCK 78, W 6/7/06 [ 06-08-2006 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The LA Sparks took the lead early and stayed ahead, defeating Detroit 86-78 in late night WNBA action on Wednesday.     There were just two ties and...
TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, W 6/7/06 [ 06-08-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The Tigers dropped their second consecutive 4-3 decision at "The Cell" in Chicago. The White Sox win brought the South Siders within a half game of the AL-Central...
DINGERS DOMINATE SOUTH SIDE SERIES OPENER.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, T 6/6/06 [ 06-07-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     In a game where all the runs were scored on homeruns, the White Sox drilled the only dinger with men on base  to gain a 4-3 comeback victory vs the Tigers Tues...
SHOCK OUT-CLASS CHICAGO.....SHOCK 81, Chicago 66, S 6/4/06 [ 06-05-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The WNBA Detroit Shock earned a split in a pair of weekend road games by beating the expansion Chicago Sky 81-66 on Sunday evening at the UIC-Pavillion.   &n...
RED SOX WIN RUBBER MATCH.....Boston 8, TIGERS 3, S 6/4/06 [ 06-05-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       One way or the other, the Red Sox walked across the plate in an 8-3 Sunday matinee victory in Downtown Detroit. The decision gave Boston a 2-1 weekend series wi...
HOMERS HELP BONDO BEAT BOSOX.....TIGERS 6, Boston 2, Sa 6/3/06 [ 06-04-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Three Tiger homeruns, all hit with 2-outs in their respective innings, accounted for all of Detroit's scoring in a 6-2 home win over Boston on Saturday night. &...
WASHINGTON STEAMROLLS SHOCK.....Washington 92, SHOCK 68, Sa 6/3/06 [ 06-04-2006 ]
WASHINGTON DC:     The Detroit Shock fell behind early and never recovered in a one-sided Saturday defeat at Washington, 92-68.     The Mystics out-shot Detroit 52.6%-to-...
COLD-SHOOTING PISTONS CAN'T BEAT HEAT.....Miami 95, PISTONS 78, F 6/2/06 [ 06-03-2006 ]
MIAMI, FL:       Poor shooting plagued the Pistons throughout this spring's NBA Eastern Conference Finals, including the game of their ouster on Friday night in South Florida. &nb...
YOUKILIS LONGBALL BEATS BENGALS.....Boston 3, TIGERS 2, F 6/2/06 [ 06-03-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Roller Coaster hit the bottom of the track in the T-9th Friday night at Comerica Park and Boston beat the Tigers 3-2.       Todd Jones came on to...
TIGERS RALLY PAST YANKS IN WALKOFF WIN.....TIGERS 7, New York Yankees 6, Th 6/1/06    [ 06-02-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Trailing 5-0 in the Mid-3rd-INN, the Tigers battled back and scored twice in the B-9th to get by the New York Yankees 7-6 Thursday night in Downtown Detroit....
SHOCK WINNER A THRILLER.....SHOCK 64, New York 63, Th 6/1/06 [ 06-02-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The WNBA went from a :30 to a :24-second shot clock this season. Thursday night at the Palace there were four lead changes and a brief tie in the game's...
STAYIN' ALIVE.....PISTONS 91, Miami 78, W 5/31/06 [ 06-01-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons improved to 11-&-2 in playoff elimination games over the past four years including 3-&-0 this spring as they beat Miami 91-78 at the Palace...
MOOSE MOWS-DOWN TIGERS.....New York Yankees 6, TIGERS 1, W 5/31/06 [ 06-01-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Yankees played Wednesday night without SStop Derek Jeter, RFielder Gary Sheffield & CFielder Johnny Damon, all out injured. No matter, they had Mike Mussina...
YANKS TOP TIGERS IN OT.....New York Yankees 11, TIGERS 6, (11-INN), T 5/30/06 [ 05-31-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers rallied from a 6-1 defecit to force extra innings before dropping their third straight game, 11-6 in 11-INN vs the New York Yankees Tuesday night in...
HEAT PUSH PISTONS TO BRINK.....Miami 89, PISTONS 78, M 5/29/06 [ 05-30-2006 ]
MIAMI, FL:       The middle of the game belonged to the Pistons, most of the rest to the Heat and Miami's 89-78 Monday night win left them in command of the NBA Eastern Conference F...
BIG UNIT BACK IN FORM.....New York Yankees 4, TIGERS 0, M 5/29/06 [ 05-29-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Struggling much of this season, Yankee LHander Randy Johnson looked like the "Big Unit" of old as the New Yorkers defeated the Tigers 4-0 in a Memorial Day mat...
TRIBE ROUT IN SERIES FINALE.....Cleveland 9, TIGERS 0, S 5/28/06 [ 05-29-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       After winning 15-of-16 the Tigers were due for a stinker. They certainly got one Sunday in a 9-0 home loss to Cleveland as the Indians salvaged the final game...
HEAT BURN PISTONS IN CLOSING SURGE.....Miami 98 PISTONS 83, Sa 5/27/06 [ 05-28-2006 ]
MIAMI, FL:       Tayshaun Prince and the Pistons came out sizzling in the first 3-mins of game three of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday night. Tay and the Pistons then...
INDIANS ARE VERLANDER'S LATEST VICTIM.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 1, Sa 5/27/06 [ 05-27-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Rookie Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers continue on a roll. Verlander lifted his record to an MLB-rookie-best 7-&-3 as the Tigers won a season-high eigh...
SMITH'S SHOTS SINK SUN.....SHOCK 77, Connecticut 73 (OT), Sa 5/27/06 [ 05-27-2006 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:       Katie Smith hit a 3-pointer from the right key with 1.3-sec remaining in regulation to force overtime, then sank a pair of free throws in the final second of...
TIGER ROLL CONTINUES IN TOPPING OF TRIBE.....TIGERS 8, Cleveland 3, F 5/26/06 [ 05-27-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers matched their season-high 7-game winning streak as they opened a 10-game homestand with an 8-3 Friday night victory vs Cleveland.     The Ti...
PISTONS HOLD ON TO EVEN SERIES.....PISTONS 92, Miami 88, Th 5/25/06 [ 05-26-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Leading for all but the opening moments, the Pistons had to hang on at the end to defeat Miami 92-88 Thursday night at the Palace. Detroit evened the N...
BIG TIGER RALLY FOR ROYAL FLUSH.....TIGERS 13, Kansas City 8, Th 5/25/06 [ 05-25-2006 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Royals took a 6-0/B-1st lead over Detroit in a Thursday Kauffman Stadium matinee. However, the Tigers rallied and tied the game at 8-all with a 3-R/T-8th,...
TIGERS HOMER PAST ROYALS.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 3, W 5/24/06 [ 05-25-2006 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       A trio of Tiger homeruns including a pair by Omar Infante lifted Detroit to a 6-3 Wednesday night win at Kansas City. The Tigers are 7-&-0 against the struggl...
SHOCK WIN HOME OPENER.....SHOCK 78, Minnesota 69, W 5/24/06 [ 05-25-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       In between Pistons/Miami games of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals at the Palace the WNBA Detroit Shock held their home opener Wednesday evening. The...
HEAT COOL PISTONS.....Miami 91, PISTONS 86, T 5/23/06 [ 05-24-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Miami Heat caught a tired Pistons team at the Palace Tuesday night to take game one of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals, 91-86.     Miami...
COMEBACK WIN IN KAYCEE.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 5, T 5/23/06 [ 05-24-2006 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers trailed 0-4, but staged a 4-R/T-8th all with 2-out to score an 8-5 Tuesday night win over the Royals at Kaufmann Stadium.       Detroit...
VERLANDER & HOMERS TORPEDO SINKING ROYALS.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 0, M 5/22/06 [ 05-23-2006 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers came to Kauffman Stadium just at the right time.       Royals pitcher Scott Elarton and MGR Buddy Bell both questioned the talent and co...
LeBRON NOT ENOUGH.....PISTONS 79, Cleveland 61, S 5/21/06 [ 05-21-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons clamped down DEE-tropit DEE-fense after intermission to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday at the Palace, 79-61. Detroit won the last two...
CLASSIC PITCHERS' DUEL.....TIGERS 1, Cincinnati 0, S 5/21/06 [ 05-21-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Three Tiger pitchers combined on Detroit's MLB-leading eighth shutout of the season as the Tigers edged Cincinnati 1-0 Sunday afternoon. No other American Leag...
TIGERS WIN IN TEN.....TIGERS 7, Cincinnati 6 (10-INN), Sa 5/20/06 [ 05-21-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers survived a go-ahead Ken Kriffey Jr. Grand Slam to pull out a 7-6 win over Cincinnati on Saturday night.       Curtis Granderson soloed wi...
SHOCK LOSE SEASON OPENER.....Indiana 67, SHOCK 60, Sa 5/20/06 [ 05-20-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The Detroit Shock dropped their WNBA season opener Saturday evening in Indiana, 67-60.       The Shock did a 2nd-H fade. Leading 16-10 after the 1...
PISTONS STILL ALIVE.....PISTONS 84, Cleveland 82, F 5/19/06 [ 05-20-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Pistons stayed alive in the NBA playoffs and kept their hopes of a second NBA title in three years afloat with an 84-82 Friday night win in Cleveland. &nb...
REDS BATTER BONDERMAN.....Cincinnati 9, TIGERS 4, F 5/19/06 [ 05-20-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Lefty Brandon Claussen and the Cincinnati Reds put an end to the Tigers' 7-game winning streak with a 9-4 decision Friday night in Downtown Detroit.    &...
TWIN SWEEPS OF TWINS.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 3, Th 5/18/06 [ 05-19-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers completed their second Comerica Park series sweep of Minnesota in a three week span by topping the Twins 5-3 in a Thursday matinee.      ...
PANIC TIME FOR PASSIVE PISTONS.....Cleveland 86, PISTONS 84, W 5/17/06 [ 05-18-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Suddenly the Pistons are on the brink of elimination from the NBA playoffs.       Playing without energy in the 1st-Qtr and without urgency...
TIGERS WIN AGAIN.....TIGERS 2, Minnesota 0, W 5/17/06 [ 05-17-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Those first place Tigers just keep on winning.       Detroit got by Minnesota for the second straight night with a 2-0 win Wednesday at Comerica Par...
TIGERS TIE FOR FIRST.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 4, T 5/16/06 [ 05-17-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers opened a 6-game homestand and a 3-game series with Minnesota by topping the Twins 7-4 Tuesday night in Downtown Detroit.       The victory...
GUARANSHEED REBOUND.....Cleveland 74, PISTONS 72, M 5/15/06 [ 05-16-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Pistons dropped their second consecutive contest at Cleveland on Monday evening. The 74-72 defeat evened their second round NBA playoff series with the Cava...
FIRST JAKE SWEEP.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 2, S 5/14/06 [ 05-14-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers completed their first-ever 3-game series sweep at Jacobs Field and their first in Cleveland since June 5--7, 1990 by edging the Indians 3-2 in a rain...
BONDO BESTS C-C.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 0, Sa 5/13/06 [ 05-14-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       Jeremy Bonderman threw no-hit ball for 5.2-INN and Tiger pitching posted its sixth shutout of the season in a second consecutive rainy win at The Jake on Saturd...
GAME THREE TRIPLE-DOUBLE FOR LeBRON.....Cleveland 86, PISTONS 77, Sa 5/13/06 [ 05-13-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       LeBron James carried his team on his back, like a superstar should at crunch time, and lifted the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 86-77 win over the Pistons Saturday...
JONES SAVES SOGGY TIGER VICTORY.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 4, F 5/12/06 [ 05-13-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers dodged the raindrops all night long and survived a drip-drip- drip attempted Cleveland comeback to edge the Indians 5-4 Friday night at Jacobs Field....
TIGERS & ORIOLES WASHED-OUT.....Th 5/11/06 [ 05-11-2006 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers and Orioles were postponed by rain Thursday evening at Camden Yards in Baltimore. One of several Thursday washouts around the major leagues, the non-...
VERLANDER & HOMERS BEAT BIRDS.....TIGERS 6, Baltimore 3, W 5/10/06 [ 05-11-2006 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:       With his mother & father, friends & family in the stands, Tiger rookie Justin Verlander of nearby Hadensville, VA won his first career start in Baltimore, MD on...
PISTONS HANG ON TO GO UP 2-OH.....PISTONS 97, Cleveland 91, T 5/9/06 [ 05-10-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rip Hamilton made just one field goal attempt in the entire game Tuesday, but it came at the right time.       Hamilton drove the lane for...
LATE BIRDS COMEBACK.....Baltimore 7, TIGERS 6, T 5/9/06 [ 05-10-2006 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:       Melvin Mora started and finished a late rally as the Orioles scored three times in their final two at-bats to defeat Detroit 7-6 at Baltimore's Camden Yards on...
PISTONS BURY CAVS IN SERIES OPENER.....PISTONS 113, Cleveland 86, S 5/7/06 [ 05-08-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons waxed the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-86 Sunday afternoon at the Palace to open the second round of the NBA playoffs.     After four t...
JOHAN GIVES TWINS A SERIES WIN.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 2, S 5/7/06 [ 05-08-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Johan Santana flirted with a no-hitter as the Minnesota Twins doubled-up the Tigers 4-2 Sunday afternoon at the MetroDome. The win gave the Twins the rubber...
TWINS RALLY TO BEAT DETROIT FOR FIRST TIME.....Minnesota 7, TIGERS 6, Sa 5/6/06 [ 05-07-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers blew several chances to score early and it cost them at the end as they suffered their first blown save of the season in a 7-6 Saturday evening loss...
TIGERS BLAST PAST TWINS.....TIGERS 9, Minnesota 6, F 5/5/06 [ 05-06-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers survived a shaky outing by starter Kenny Rogers to score a 9-6 win over the Twins Friday night in the opener of a 3-game weekend road series.  ...
HALOS HOMER PAST TIGERS.....LA Angels 7, TIGERS 2, Th 5/4/06 [ 05-04-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       In the seven season history of Comerica Park the Tigers have never swept a seven game homestand.....Still.       In a Thursday matinee the Los Angele...
TIGS EDGE ANGELS FOR SIXTH STRAIGHT.....TIGERS 2, LA Angels 1, W 5/3/06 [ 05-04-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers stayed perfect at 6-&-0 on their week-long homestand by getting past the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, 2-1 Wednesday evening.       The s...
BYE BYE BUCKS.....PISTONS 122, Milwaukee 93, W 5/3/06 [ 05-04-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Milwaukee Bucks haven't won at the Palace in over three years and early Wednesday evening was no exception. With gametime pushed up to 6:10pm/EDT (...
TIGERS WIN IN RAIN.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 1, T 5/2/06 [ 05-03-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       In a game delayed 19-mins by and finished in a light rainfall, the Tigers completed a short-series sweep of the visiting Kansas City Royals, 4-1.    &nbs...
EARLY EXIT LEGACY.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 3, M 5/1/06 [ 05-02-2006 ]
EDMONTON, ALTA:       A four goal third period carried the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-3 win over the Red Wings on Monday night, and an opening playoff series 4-2 victory.     ...
FINAL QUARTER SURGE GIVES PISTONS A GAME FOUR WIN.....PISTONS 109, Milwaukee 99, M 5/1/06 [ 05-02-2006 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons let a 15-P lead evaporate and trailed by a bucket entering the 4th-Qtr, but got tough over the final dozen minutes to score a 109-99 playoff win at...
TIGERS TOP KAYCEE IN SECRET.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 2, M 5/1/06 [ 05-02-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       With the Red Wings and Pistons both in televised road playoff games, a season low 9,597 (announced) fans showed up in Downtown Detroit Monday night to see the T...
BENGALS BROOM TWINS.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 0, S 4/30/06 [ 04-30-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers completed a dominating series sweep of the Minnesota Twins Sunday afternoon with a 6-0 victory.       Detroit out-scored Minny 33-1 in the...
BUCKS BUZZ BY PISTONS.....Milwaukee 124, PISTONS 104, Sa 4/29/06 [ 04-30-2006 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:       After the first two games just about everybody around the NBA expected the Pistons to sweep Milwaukee in the opening round of the playoffs. After all, Detroit h...
TIGERS CLOBBER TWINS.....TIGERS 18, Minnesota 1, Sa 4/29/06 [ 04-29-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers set a new team record for most runs scored at Comerica Park in an 18-1 Saturday matinee rout over Minnesota.     It was the biggest win by D...
OILERS WIN 3-2, LEAD SERIES 3-2.....Edmonton 3, RED WINGS 2, Sa 4/29/06 [ 04-29-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Oilers were efficient, the Red Wings were impotent and Detroit is on the brink of another, disappointing, early playoff exit.       Edmonton sc...
TIGS BEAT BRAD.....TIGERS 9, Minnesota 0, F 4/28/06 [ 04-29-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger pitching threw its fourth shutout of the young season as the Tigers bested Minnesota 9-0 on a chilly Friday evening in Downtown Detroit.     ...
WINGS EVEN SERIES WITH OILERS.....RED WINGS 4, Edmonton 2, Th 4/27/06 [ 04-28-2006 ]
EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings didn't lose three straight at any time during the 2005-06 regular season. They haven't done it in the playoffs either.       Backs to...
PISTONS BEST BUCKS AGAIN.....PISTONS 109, Milwaukee 98, W 4/26/06 [ 04-27-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons posted a second consecutive one-sided victory vs the visiting Milwaukee Bucks Wednesday night at the Palace, 109-98, to take a 2-0 lead in th...
JOHN'S NO LACKEY.....LA Angels 4, TIGERS 0, W 4/26/06 [ 04-26-2006 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     John Lackey fired a 1-hitter over 8-INN and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim shutout the Tigers for the second time in three games, 4-0 Wednesday afternoon in the...
TIGS CONTINUE TO ROLL ON ROAD.....TIGERS 5, LA Angels 2, T 4/25/06 [ 04-26-2006 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:       The Tigers improved their MLB-best road record to 11-&-3 on the season including 6-&-2 on the current west coast road trip as they beat the Los Angeles Angels of...
DOUBLE OVERTIME DEFEAT.....EDMONTON 4, RED WINGS 3 (2/OT), T 4/25/06 [ 04-26-2006 ]
EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Northlands Coliseum is now called Rexall Place, but playoff disappointments still are in store there for the Detroit Red Wings.       The Wings...
14-K IN DETROIT DEFEAT.....LA Angels 3, TIGERS 0, M 4/24/06 [ 04-25-2006 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     Four Angels pitchers struck-out 14 Tiger hitters as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim shutout Detroit 3-0 late Monday night out west.     The loss in the...
PISTONS RUN PAST BUCKS.....PISTONS 92, Milwaukee 74, S 4/23/06 [ 04-24-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons played even in the opening quarter and then won the other three in a Sunday evening 92-74 victory vs Milwaukee to open the NBA Playoffs. &n...
SEATTLE SWEEP.....TIGERS 6, Seattle 4, S 4/23/06 [ 04-24-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers completed their first 3-game west coast series sweep in nearly six years by beating the Mariners 6-4 in Seattle on Sunday afternoon.      ...
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 2, S 4/23/06 [ 04-24-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The lower seeded playoff team always has simple opening round hopes: Gain a split of the first two on the road to gain "home" advantage headed to game three....
TIGERS RULE ON ROAD.....TIGERS 2, Seattle 0, Sa 4/22/06 [ 04-23-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers won their fourth straight and improved their MLB-best road record to 9-&-2 as Detroit pitching posted its third shutout of the young season late Saturd...
ROLLER COASTER WIN.....TIGERS 2, Seattle 1, F 4/21/06 [ 04-22-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       The Tigers won their third straight late Friday night in Seattle, beating the Mariners 2-1.       The tight contest got tighter in the B-9th when Todd...
WINGS ZING OILERS.....RED WINGS 3, Edmonton 2 (2/OT), F 4/21/06 [ 04-22-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       After scoring just two goals during the regular season, Kirk Maltby got a pair in the opening game of the playoffs Friday night at The Joe. Maltz scored the...
9TH INNING RALLY.....TIGERS 4, Oakland 3, Th 4/20/06 [ 04-20-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     The Tigers scored three times in the T-9th to post a 4-3 Thursday matinee win at McAfee Coliseum in the rubber game of their 3-game series at Oakland.   &nbs...
TIGERS SWAT A'S.....TIGERS 11, Oakland 4, W 4/19/06 [ 04-20-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:       The Tigers shook the rust off their bats and battered the Athletics 11-4 late night Wednesday in Oakland.       Tiger starter Kenny Rogers got better a...
PISTONS EASE INTO PLAYOFFS.....Washington 96, PISTONS 80, W 4/19/06 [ 04-20-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Assured of the NBA's best regular season record and #1 playoff seed, the Pistons rested their regulars for a second consecutive contest and lost their...
SWISHER SWATS TIGS.....Oakland 4, TIGERS 3, T 4/18/06 [ 04-19-2006 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     The Tigers opened a 9-day, 9-game west coast road trip by losing for the 7th time in nine games late Tuesday night. Detroit was edged by the A's at Oakland 4-3 to e...
WINGS FALL SHY OF RECORD IN FINALE DEFEAT.....Nashville 6, RED WINGS 3, T 4/18/06 [ 04-19-2006 ]
NASHVILLE, TN:     The Red Wings fell one game shy of an old Montreal Canadiens record as they closed the NHL regular season with a 6-2 loss at Nashville.     The Wings'...
BUCKS ROUT PISTON BACK-UPS.....Milwaukee 113, PISTONS 93, M 4/17/06 [ 04-18-2006 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:     Having already clinched the NBA's best regular season record, the number one playoff seed and a franchise record 64 wins, the Pistons made Easter Monday a day of...
LATE WINGS RALLY DIMS STARS.....RED WINGS 3, Dallas 2, M 4/17/06 [ 04-18-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       For more than two and a half periods the Red Wings played like a team just waiting for the playoffs to start. Trailing 0-2, Detroit turned it on in the late...
INDIANS BLOW-OUT TIGERS, LEYLAND BLOWS-UP.....Cleveland 10, TIGERS 2, M 4/17/06 [ 04-17-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers went quietly in a 10-2 Monday matinee home loss to the Cleveland Indians. Manager Jim Leyland did not.       Leyland verbally blistered hi...
PISTONS BLITZ KNICKS FOR RECORD WIN.....PISTONS 103, New York 97, S 4/16/06 [ 04-16-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Appropriate irony had the Pistons recording a record-setting victory Sunday evening at the Palace against the New York Knickerbockers of former Detroit...
TIGERS SHUTOUT TRIBE.....TIGERS 1, Cleveland 0, S 4/16/06 [ 04-16-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger pitching threw its second shutout of the young season on Easter Sunday, a 1-0 whitewash over the visiting Cleveland Indians.       Chris Shelto...
ZED ZAPS BLUES.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 2, Sa 4/15/06 [ 04-16-2006 ]
ST. LOUIS, MO:       Henrik Zetterberg scored with just 8.9-sec left in regulation time to give the Red Wings a Saturday night road win in St. Louis, 3-2.       The Red W...
DREAM DEBUT.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 2, Sa 4/15/06 [ 04-15-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Every kid who plays baseball dreams about making a big impression in his first major league game. That's what Cleveland RHP Fausto Carmona did Saturday afternoo...
RAPTORS SURPRISE PISTONS.....Toronto 108, PISTONS 103, F 4/14/06 [ 04-15-2006 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     Onetime Piston Mike James led the Toronto Raptors to a 108-103 Friday night win over Detroit, stalling Detroit's persuit of a franchise record for victories. &nb...
ROGERS & INGE LEAD TIGER VICTORY.....TIGERS 5, Cleveland 1, F 4/14/06 [ 04-15-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Kenny Rogers threw eight strong innings and Brandon Inge blasted a pair of homeruns as the Tigers topped Cleveland 5-1 Friday night.     The win snappe...
UNDER-MANNED RED WINGS OUT-CLASS BLACKHAWKS.....RED WINGS 7, Chicago 3, Th 4/13/06 [ 04-14-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The Red Wings began Thursday's game with just 16 skaters, two under the active roster limit, then lost a variety of players during the contest. Being understaffed...
WSOX SWEEP TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 13, TIGERS 9, Th 4/13/06 [ 04-14-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The White Sox continued their Downtown Detroit domination over the Tigers in a 13-9 Thursday matinee. It gave the WSox 10 wins in 12 visits to Comerica Park sin...
PISTONS TOP CAVS, TIE RECORD.....PISTONS 96, Cleveland 73, W 4/12/06 [ 04-13-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons ran over the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-73 Wednesday night at the Palace. The one-sided win gave Detroit 63 victories on the season to tie a fra...
FAST ENCOUNTER.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, W 4/12/06 [ 04-12-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers went quickly and quietly against White Sox starter Jose Contreras Wednesday afternoon. Only a fall-short rally against Chicago reliever Bobby Jenks m...
PRESIDENT'S APPROVAL RATING RISING.....RED WINGS 2, Edmonton 0, T 4/11/06 [ 04-12-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     For the fifth time in eleven years the Red Wings have won the NHL President's Trophy as best regular season team. No other team has ever done it more than twice...
CHISOX HOMER PAST TIGERS.....Chicago White Sox 5, TIGERS 3, M 4/10/06 [ 04-10-2006 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Metro Detroit holiday of Tiger Opening Day featured off and on sun, temps climbing from 55-degrees at first pitch into the low 60s and a power display by a...
FIRST TIGER DEFEAT.....Texas 5, TIGERS 3, S 4/9/06 [ 04-10-2006 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:     The bubble had to burst sooner or later for Chris Shelton and the Tigers. Sunday afternoon it did in Texas in a 5-3 loss.     It was the first defeat f...
PISTONS HUMILIATE PACERS .....PISTONS 98, Indiana 73, S 4/9/06 [ 04-10-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons and Pacers have been bitter rivals in recent NBA times. However, Sunday at the Palace Indiana might just have well stayed at home. Detroit le...
TIGERS WHITEWASH TEXAS.....TIGERS 7, Texas 0, Sa 4/8/06 [ 04-09-2006 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:       Don't look now, but Detroit is tied with Milwaukee atop the MLB standings at 5-&-0 and Chris Shelton continues at the big leagues' best hitter.      ...
WINGS DOUBLE-UP JACKETS IN RECORD-SETTER.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 2, Sa 4/8/06 [ 04-09-2006 ]
COLUMBUS, OH:       For the second consecutive night the Red Wings and Blue Jackets played a tight game and for the second time Detroit came out on top. This time no shootout or ove...
SHELTON, TIGERS DO IT AGAIN.....TIGERS 5, Texas 2, F 4/7/06 [ 04-08-2006 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:       Chris Shelton kept his streak of homering in every Tiger game alive as Detroit went to 4-&-0 on the season with a 5-2 Friday night road win at Texas.   ...
SHOOTOUT WIN FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 6, Columbus 5 (SH), F 4/7/06 [ 04-08-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings lost a 3-goal lead and star center Henrik Zetterberg, yet still managed the best the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-5 in a Friday night shootout at The J...
UNDERSTAFFED PISTONS FALL.....Orlando 89, PISTONS 87, F 4/7/06 [ 04-08-2006 ]
ORLANDO, FL:       Playing minus absent Richard Hamilton the Pistons fell at Orlando 89-87 Friday night.       Hamilton left the team immediately after Thursday's win at...
LATE SURGE LIFTS PISTONS.....PISTONS 95, Miami 82, Th 4/6/06 [ 04-07-2006 ]
SUNRISE, FL:     The Pistons scrapped to a 1-P halftime lead, then pulled away for a 95-82 Thursday night win at the Miami Heat.     The physical 1st-H had players from b...
TIGER LONGBALLS BLAST PAST RANGERS.....TIGERS 10, Texas 6, Th 4/6/06 [ 04-07-2006 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:       Chris Shelton and Magglio Ordonez each belted a pair of homeruns to lead the Tigers to a 10-6 thumping of the Rangers Thursday night.       Detroit t...
BATTERYMATES COMBINE TO BEAT ROYALS.....TIGERS 14, Kansas City 3, W 4/5/06 [ 04-05-2006 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       "If you're keeping score at home," as George Kell used to say, the numbers one and two for defensive positions on the chart are for pitcher and catcher. &n...
DIFFERENT LINE-UP, SAME RESULT.....PISTONS 101, New Orleans/Oklahoma City 93, T 4/4/06 [ 04-05-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       For the first time in their 74 games this season the Pistons used a different starting line-up, an occasion necessitated by an automatic one-game suspe...
WINGS TIE NHL ROAD RECORD IN SHOOTOUT WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Calgary 1 (SH), M 4/3/06 [ 04-04-2006 ]
CALGARY, ALTA:       The Red Wings set a franchise record with their 9th consecutive road victory and tied the NHL record for most road wins (28 by New Jersey) in a single season by...
TIGERS WIN "HOMER" OPENER.....TIGERS 3, Kansas City 1, M 4/3/06   [ 04-03-2006 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       Detroit's regular season opener was an away game, but it was a "Homer" Opening Day win for the Tigers, 3-1 at Kauffman Stadium.       Last year at...
MULTIPLE MILESTONES IN MINNY.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 2, S 4/2/06 [ 04-02-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The NHL's best power play unit bested the league's top penalty killing squad as the Red Wings scored a 3-2 matinee win at Minnesota. The Wings scored a pair o...
MORE MR. BIG SHOTS IN ANOTHER COMEBACK.....PISTONS 109, Phoenix 102, S 4/2/06    [ 04-02-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       For the third time in a week's time Detroit's "Mr. Big Shot" keyed a Piston comeback win with a series of 3-pointers as the Pistons beat Phoenix 109-1...
TIGERS TOP T-BAY IN EXHIBITION FINALE.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay 3, Sa 4/1/06 [ 04-01-2006 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       The Tigers snapped a 4-game losing streak to beat the Tampa Bay Devil Rays 4-3 Saturday in the exhibition conclusion for both clubs.       Detro...
PISTONS RALLY TO BEST BUCKS.....PISTONS 112, Milwaukee 105, F 3/31/06 [ 04-01-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rallied from an 18-P, 3rd-Qtr defecit, took the lead for good with just over a minute left and beat the Milwaukee Bucks 112-105 Friday nigh...
SHARP WIN FOR B-HAWKS.....Chicago 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), F 3/31/06 [ 03-31-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings were stunned in overtime by Blackhawks second year FWD Patrick Sharp as Chicago beat the Wings 3-2 Friday night.       It was the fir...
T-BAY TOPS TIGERS IN LAKELAND FAREWELL.....Tampa Bay 6, TIGERS 5, F 3/31/06 [ 03-31-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers lost their fourth straight and for the fifth time in six games as they dropped their Lakeland exhibition finale Friday afternoon to Tampa Ba...
NIFTY FIFTY.....RED WINGS 4, Nashville 2, Th 3/30/06 [ 03-31-2006 ]
NASHVILLE, TN:       The Red Wings got a pair of 3rd-Per goals to snap a 2-all tie and defeat the Nashville Predators Thursday night at the Gaylord Center.       The vict...
GAMECOCKS TOP WOLVERINES.....South Carolina 76, MICHIGAN 64, Th 3/30/06 [ 03-31-2006 ]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC, NY:       South Carolina raced to a 10-2 early lead and beat Michigan 76-64 in the finals of the men's post-season NIT in the Big Apple.      ...
TRIBE THUMPS TIGERS.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 4, Th 3/30/06 [ 03-30-2006 ]
WINTER HAVEN, FL:       The Cleveland Indians clubbed three homeruns off Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman and went on to defeat Detroit 6-4 at Chain-O-Lakes Park.       Si...
PISTONS ROLL PAST 6ERS.....PISTONS 101, Philadelphia 91, W 3/29/06 [ 03-30-2006 ]
PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Pistons tied their franchise record of 26 road wins in a season with a solid 101-91 victory Wednesday at Philadelphia.       Detroit took the...
YANKS STROLL PAST TIGERS.....NY Yankees 4, TIGERS 2, W 3/29/06 [ 03-29-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers made roster cuts before and after the game, claimed a catcher off waivers and in between lost for the second consecutive day by a 4-2 score....
MR. BIG SHOT SINKS MAVS.....PISTONS 97, Dallas 90, T 3/28/06 [ 03-29-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Chauncey Billups got hot at the end of each half to lead the Pistons over the Dallas Mavericks 97-90 Tuesday night at the Palace.       Detr...
MICHIGAN MAULS MONARCHS.....MICHIGAN 66, Old Dominion 43, NIT Semis.....T 3/28/06 [ 03-29-2006 ]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC, NY:       Michigan used a series of surges to run over an overmatched Old Dominion squad 66-43 Tuesday night at MSG in the NIT men's semi- finals. &nbs...
DODGERS DOWN DETROIT.....LA Dodgers 4, TIGERS 2, T 3/28/06 [ 03-28-2006 ]
Vero Beach, FL:       It took only 2:09 for the Los Angeles Dodgers to double-up the Tigers 4-2 at Dodgertown on Tuesday afternoon.       Dodger starter Jae Sao (a star...
STEVIE Y TIES SUPER MARIO.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 1, M 3/27/06 [ 03-28-2006 ]
ST. LOUIS, MO:       Steve Yzerman tied Mario Lemieux for 8th place on the all-time NHL career goals list as the Red Wings bested the St. Looie Blues 4-1 in a nationally cablecast c...
INGE SLAMS 'STROS.....TIGERS 5, Houston 3, M 3/27/06 [ 03-28-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       Brandon Inge blasted a B-8th, Grand-Slam homerun off former batterymate Steve Sparks to give the Tigers a 5-3 Monday matinee win over the Houston Astro...
NETS SEND A MESSAGE.....New Jersey 79, PISTONS 74, S 3/26/06 [ 03-27-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Detroit's possible first round playoff foe sent the Pistons a message Sunday night at the Palace. The New Jersey Nets beat the Pistons at the beginning...
STATE COMEBACK FALLS SHORT.....Maine 5, MICH STATE 4; NCAA Hockey.....S 3/26/06 [ 03-26-2006 ]
ALBANY, NY:       A 3-0/1st-Per defecit was too much to overcome and Michigan State was edged by Maine 5-4 Sunday afternoon at Pepsi Arena in the NCAA men's hockey East Regional Fin...
TIGERS DROP PENA AND GAME.....NY Yankees 9, TIGERS 8, S 3/26/06 [ 03-26-2006 ]
TAMPA, FL:       Hours after releasing 1Bman Carlos Pena (see "Extra Innings" below) the Tigers lost a back-and-forth ballgame at Legends Field.       Bubba Crosby clubb...
LATE COLLAPSE.....Columbus 5, RED WINGS 4 (SH), Sa 3/25/06 [ 03-26-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Crusing along with a 3-0 lead the Red Wings fell asleep for a 7:37 span in the 3rd-Per, fell behind, recovered to tie, then went to overtime before a shootout...
MHSAA BOY'S HOOP FINALS.....Sa 3/25/06 [ 03-26-2006 ]
BRESLIN CENTER:       Detroit Renaissance never trailed in defeating East Grand Rapids 55-51 in the Class A title game in East Lansing on Saturday. The Phoenix won their second MHS...
BONDO HELPS TIGS BLANK NATS.....TIGERS 4, Washington 0, Sa 3/25/06 [ 03-25-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       In his next-to-last tune-up before the regular season, Tiger RHanded ace Jeremy Bonderman yielded just a pair of singles & 1-W over six shutout innings...
YOUNG SPARTANS SHINE ON ICE.....MICHIGAN STATE 1, New Hampshire 0, Sa 3/25/06 [ 03-25-2006 ]
ALBANY, NY:       A pair of freshmen carried Michigan State to a 1-0 victory over New Hampshire in the first round of the NCAA men's ice hockey East Regionals early Saturday afterno...
UM OUSTED FROM ICE TOURNEY.....North Dakota 5, MICHIGAN 1, F 3/24/06 [ 03-25-2006 ]
GRAND FORKS, ND:       North Dakota ousted 12th-seeded Michigan from the opening round of the NCAA men's ice hockey tournament Friday night, 5-1.     It was a match-up b...
BEN BLOCKS LAST SHOT.....PISTONS 75, Indiana 72, F 3/24/06 [ 03-25-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Ben Wallace put the Pistons in peril by splitting a pair of free throws with just 4-sec to play, but then blocked a 3-point attempt by rookie Danny Granger o...
ASTROS CL0BBER TIGERS, DETROIT KEEPS ROOKIE RIGHTHANDERS.....Houston 13, TIGERS 3, F 3/24/06 [ 03-24-2006 ]
KISSIMMEE, FL:       Just hours after learning he'd been beaten out for the fifth spot in the Tiger rotation (by Justin Verlander), RHander Jason Grilli was shelled by the Astros as...
EASY MANNY SHUTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, San Jose 0, Th 3/23/06 [ 03-24-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Manny Legace posted his sixth shutout of the season, the 12th of his NHL career, yet wasn't even selected as one of the game's three stars as Detroit defeated...
TIGS TRIM NINE, WIN IN TEN.....TIGERS 8, Philadelphia 7 (10-INN), Th 3/23/06 [ 03-23-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers' latest set of roster cuts paired the roster by nine players Thursday morning, then the Tigs waited through a 44-min rain delay and out-last...
LATE PISTON RUN BEATS HEAT.....PISTONS 82, Miami 73, W 3/22/06 [ 03-23-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Miami held the Pistons to a season-low 35-P in the 1st-H, but Detroit held the Heat to their season-low of 73-P in a game as the Pistons won an 82-73 Pal...
MICHIGAN MOVES ON.....MICHIGAN 71, Miami-of-FLA 65, W 3/22/06 [ 03-23-2006 ]
CRISLER ARENA:     If Michigan could somehow skip Big Ten play and go right to the men's basketball post-season, the Wolverines would be alright.     Michigan went to 16-...
SUPER SHOOTOUT LOSS.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2 (SH), T 3/21/06 [ 03-23-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings have played only four shootout games under this season's new NHL tiebreaker format, but half of them have been in Detroit's last two games. &n...
TIGERS SPLIT FINAL MARCH TWINBILL.....Philadelphia (SS) 7, TIGERS (SS) 4...TIGERS (SS) 10, Houston 7, T 3/21/06 [ 03-23-2006 ]
The Tigers split their final split-squad doubleheader of the spring on Tuesday with a matinee road loss and an evening home win. The decisions left Detroit 1-0-&-4 in double-dips, 14-9-&-1 in G...
PISTONS WIN CENTRAL.....PISTONS 91, Atlanta 84, M 3/20/06 [ 03-22-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Although it's far from their ultimate goal, the Pistons wrapped-up the NBA Central Division title with still a month to go in the regular-season on Mon...
HARRIS SINKS IRISH.....MICHIGAN 87, Notre Dame 84 (2/OT), M 3/20/06 [ 03-22-2006 ]
CRISLER ARENA:       Michigan fought through two overtimes to oust Notre Dame on Monday night, 87-84 in the second round of the men's basketball post-season NIT.       D...
TIGERS FEAST ON MOOSE MEAT.....TIGERS 15, NY Yankees 2, M 3/20/06 [ 03-22-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The winter whispers ace Yankee RHander Mike Mussina had lost a bit off his fastball were inaccurate. Moose has lost a LOT off his heater.    ...
RED WINGS ROLL.....RED WINGS 7, Vancouver 3, S 3/19/06 [ 03-20-2006 ]
VANCOUVER, BC:       The Red Wings skated to their sixth consecutive victory by taking a 4-0 lead, then playing even the rest of the way in a 7-3 win at Vancouver late Sunday night...
TIGERS TAME ASTROS.....TIGERS 5, Houston 2, S 3/19/06 [ 03-20-2006 ]
KISSIMMEE, FL:       The Tigers beat the Houston Astros 5-2 in Sunday Grapefruit LGE play as Kenny Rogers slightly out-dueled Roy Oswalt.       Rogers, Detroit's biggest...
C-HOOP.....S 3/19/06 [ 03-20-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The #13-seeded Bradley Braves pulled a second Palace surprise on Sunday, a second consecutive upset win in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. This ti...
WINGS WIN IN A SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, Edmonton 3 (SH), Sa 3/18/06 [ 03-19-2006 ]
EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings won their fifth straight game, 4-3 in a shootout finale in Edmonton late Saturday night.       As the shootout would imply, it was a c...
PISTONS GET BY BOBCATS.....PISTONS 108, Charlotte 103, Sa 3/18/06 [ 03-19-2006 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:     The Pistons continued to struggle, but held on for a 108-103 win at Charlotte on Saturday night.     The NBA-best Detroiters are at 52-&-13 on the seas...
SPARTANS WIN CCHA TITLE.....Sa 3/18/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Second-seeded Michigan State edged CCHA regular-season champion Miami-of-Ohio 2-1 Saturday night to capture the 25th Anniversary CCHA Playoff Tournament Champ...
TIGERS BOBBLE ONE AWAY.....LA Dodgers 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 3/18/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:       The Tigers allowed three unearned runs in the T-9th and lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers, 3-2 Saturday afternoon.       3Bman Mike Hessman's...
C-HOOP.....F 3/17/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
@ DAYTON, OH:     A disappointing Michigan State men's basketball season ended with a first round defeat to little-regarded George Mason, 75-65 Friday night in Dayton.     T...
CCHA FINAL FOUR.....Miami-OH 5, NORTHERN MICHIGAN 2...MICH STATE 4, MICHIGAN 1, F 3/17/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     A Friday doubleheader crowd of 10,478 watched the CCHA Semi- Finals at The Joe in Downtown Detroit' confirm what the regular-season standings forecast:  To...
GREEN KNICKERBOCKERS EDGE PISTONS.....New York 105, PISTONS 103, F 3/17/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
NYC, NY:     Embroiled in open conflict between their "Starbury" guard and head coach Larry Brown, the St. Patrick's Day, green-clad New York Knicks edged the Pistons 105-103 Frida...
TIGS TOP TWINS, CUT 13.....TIGERS 3, Minnesota 2, F 3/17/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       The Tigers continue to lead the Grapefruit LGE in homeruns with 36 so far and used three solo shots to edge the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Friday at Joker Marchant S...
WOLVERINES ARE NIT WINNERS.....MICHIGAN 82, UTEP 67, Th 3/16/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:     The Michigan Wolverines opened the Men's Post-Season NIT with a solid, 82-67 victory vs Texas-El Paso on Thursday at Crisler Arena.     UofM used a...
SPLIT SQUAD, SPLIT RESULTS.....TIGERS (SS) 4, NY Yankees (SS) 3...Washington 8, TIGERS (SS) 2, Th 3/16/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
In their fourth of five split-squad Florida doubleheaders on Thursday the Tigers won at home and lost on the road... @ LAKELAND, FL:    Nook Logan delivered a 2-out, B-9th, RBI-1B to mak...
WINGS DOWN DUCKS.....RED WINGS 3, Anaheim 1, W 3/15/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Detroit defeated the Anaheim Mighty Ducks 3-1 Wednesday night at The Joe.       The Wings' fourth consecutive victory has observers wondering if a...
PISTONS POUNCE DINOS.....PISTONS 105, Toronto 98, W 3/15/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     The Pistons scored their second consecutive win, plus their sixth straight over Toronto as Detroit downed the Raptors 105-98 on Wednesday.      Ch...
DETROIT CLUBS RAYS.....TIGERS 12, Tampa Bay 10, W 3/15/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       For the second consecutive day the Tigers won a slugfest, this time 12-10 over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays at Al Lang Field.       The deciding run...
TIGS TOMMYHWAK TRIBE IN SLUGFEST.....TIGERS 14, Cleveland 10, T 3/14/06 [ 03-18-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers snapped a 4-game Grapefruit LGE losing skid by clubbing the Cleveland Indians 14-10 Tuesday in Lakeland.     It was the first win...
TIGERS DROP TWO.....Pittsburgh (SS) 9, TIGERS (SS) 2...Philadelphia 3, TIGERS (SS) 2, M 3/13/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
The Tigers lost a pair of split squad games on Monday, stretching their losing streak to four games and dropping their Grapefruit LGE record to 7-6-&-1 (9-6-&-1 overall in exhibition play)......
WINGS BLITZ BLACKHAWKS AGAIN.....RED WINGS 5, Chicago 3, S 3/12/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Red Wings scored three goals in the opening 6:57 to blitz past the Chicago Blackhawks 5-3 Sunday night, completing a home-and-home series sweep.    ...
PISTONS REBOUND VS BOBCATS.....PISTONS 94, Charlotte 78, S 3/12/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     After losing 3-of-5 including an 18-P defeat at Washington on Saturday, the Pistons got just what they needed in hosting the weak sister Charlotte Bobca...
HALLADAY BREEZES PAST DETROIT.....Toronto 3, TIGERS 1, S 3/12/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
JOKER MARCHANT STADIUM:     Ace Toronto RHander Roy Halladay was on pace to win the AL Cy Young Award when he was sidelined last summer by a broken leg. He's showing no ill effects...
PISTONS WIZED AT DC.....Washington 110, PISTONS 92, Sa 3/11/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
WASHINGTON, DC:       The Washington Wizzards ended a 1-for-6 slump by defeating the Detroit Pistons 110-92 Saturday night in the nations's capital, surprising the Pistons for a se...
WINGS BEST B-HAWKS.....RED WINGS 6, Chicago 4, Sa 3/11/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings used a pair of 3-goal periods to win the first of a home-and-home, weekend series with the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night, 6-4 at Joe Louis...
MINNY MAULS TIGERS.....Minnesota 14, TIGERS 3, Sa 3/11/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
FT. MYERS, FL:     The Minnesota Twins posted a pair of 6-R innings in routing the Tigers 14-3 Saturday at Hammond Stadium.     The Twins scored 6-R on 7-H and a trio of...
IOWA EDGES-OUT MSU.....Sa 3/11/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Michigan State Spartans ran out of gas and dropped out of the Big Ten Men's BkBall TmT on Saturday. Playing their third game in two and a half days, MSU fe...
SPARTYS IN SEMIS.....MICHIGAN STATE 61, Illinois 56, F 3/10/06 [ 03-17-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Michigan State shook-off a 3-year jinx vs the Fighting Illini and beat #9 nationally ranked Illinois 61-56 in the Big Ten Men's BkBall TmT quarter-finals on Fr...
HALF DOZEN HOMERS, ONE DOZEN RUNS.....TIGERS 12, LA Dodgers 3, F 3/10/06 [ 03-10-2006 ]
VERO BEACH, FL:     The Tigers thundered their way past Los Angeles 12-3 Friday afternoon at Dodgertown.     Tiger hitters belted six homeruns in the contest as Detroit i...
WINGS SWEEP KINGS.....RED WINGS 7, Los Angeles 3, Th 3/9/06 [ 03-10-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings completed a 4-&-0 season series sweep of the Los Angeles Kings with a 7-3 win Thursday night at The Joe.       The victory was Detroi...
C-HOOP.....Th 3/9/06 [ 03-10-2006 ]
@ INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Big Ten men's basketball tournament opened Thursday with a disappointing effort by Michigan and a win by Michigan State...     Completely heal...
TIGERS SWEEP ROAD TWINBILL.....TIGERS (SS) 3, Toronto 2...TIGERS (SS) 6, NY Yankees 1, Th 3/9/06 [ 03-09-2006 ]
The Tigers swept a split-squad road doubleheader Thursday afternoon, running their exhibition record to 8-2-&-1 including 6-2-&-1 in Grapefruit LGE action: @ DUNEDIN, FL:       The T...
SHEED STEALS LUCKY 13TH WIN.....PISTONS 106, Chicago 101, W 3/8/06 [ 03-08-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Rasheed Wallace made key shots and defensive plays in the final two minutes to preserve the Pistons' 13th consecutive home court victory, 106-101 over...
TIGS TIE BRAVOS.....Atlanta 5, TIGERS 5 (11-INN), W 3/8/06 [ 03-08-2006 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       The Tigers got a pair of runs in the B-9th to tie Atlanta at 5-5 and that's the way the Wednesday exhibition ended after 11-INN by mutual consent at Joker March...
PHX GETS SPLIT WITH WINGS.....Phoenix 5, RED WINGS 2, T 3/7/06 [ 03-08-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Phoenix Coyotes gained a split in their home-and-home series with the Red Wings by scoring a 5-2 Tuesday evening win at Joe Louis Arena. Each team won on...
TRIBE TOPS TIGERS AGAIN.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 4, T 3/7/06 [ 03-08-2006 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       The Cleveland Indians snapped a 4-all tie with a T-7th homer and defeated the Tigers 7-4 Tuesday at Joker Marchant Stadium.       Detroit is 6-&-2 in...
TIGERS BEST BRAVES.....TIGERS 8, Atlanta 2, M 3/6/06 [ 03-06-2006 ]
DISNEY WORLD, FL:       The Tigers continued their exhibition winning ways with an 8-2 decision Monday afternoon over the Atlanta Braves at Cracker Jack Stadium.       D...
TIGERS TOP PIRATES.....TIGERS 4, Pittsburgh 1, S 3/5/06 [ 03-05-2006 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     The Tigers continued solid early exhibition play by beating Pittsburgh 4-1 at Joker Marchant Stadium on Sunday.     Starter Jeremy Bonderman set the ton...
LAKERS RUN BY PISTONS.....LA Lakers 105, PISTONS 94, Sa 3/4/06 [ 03-05-2006 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Lakers used an 18-0 run to span the 3rd-&-4th quarters to score a 105-94 comeback victory vs the Pistons late night Saturday.     Kobe Bryant sc...
#93 FOR #19.....RED WINGS 7, Phoenix 3, Sa 3/4/06 [ 03-05-2006 ]
GLENDALE, AZ:       Steve Yzerman poked home the puck midway through the 2nd-Per in what turned out to be The Captain's 93rd NHL game-winning goal. The Red Wings beat the Phoenix Co...
TIGERS SPLIT A PAIR.....Cleveland (SS) 11, TIGERS (SS) 8...&...TIGERS (SS) 6, Italy/WBC 5, Sa 3/4/06 [ 03-04-2006 ]
WINTER HAVEN, FL:       The Tigers lost for the first time in spring play by dropping an 11-8 decision to their Polk County neighbors, the Cleveland Indians, on Saturday.   ...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/4/06 [ 03-04-2006 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:       "Senior Day" had an appropriate result Saturday afternoon at Breslin Center:   Disappointing.       A Michigan State squad ranked as high as #...
PISTONS RIP SONICS AT BUZZER.....PISTONS 98, Seattle 96, F 3/3/06 [ 03-04-2006 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       In a close contest from start to finish the Pistons edged the Supersonics 98-96 in Seattle late Friday night.       Rip Hamilton scored Detroit's final...
TITANS' SEASON ENDED.....Loyola-of-Chicago 64, UDM TITANS 55, F 3/3/06 [ 03-04-2006 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:     The Loyola Ramblers avenged Horizon LGE tournament quarter-final defeats the past two seasons at the hands of UDM by bouncing the Detroit Titans from this year'...
TIGS WIN SLUGFEST.....TIGERS 17, Cincinnati 10, F 3/3/06 [ 03-03-2006 ]
SARASOTA, FL:     The scoring started with a pair of Tiger runs in the T-1st and ended with a pair by the Reds in the B-9th. In between, only the fifth inning saw both teams fail to...
SPARTANS BEST BADGERS.....MICHIGAN STATE 74, Wisconsin 65, Th 3/2/06 [ 03-03-2006 ]
BRESLIN CENTER:     Michigan State got a much-needed victory by beating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-65 Thursday night at Breslin Center.     It was just MSU's second win in...
TIGS EDGE REDS.....TIGERS 8, Cincinnati 5, Th 3/2/06 [ 03-03-2006 ]
MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers took a 4-0/B-2nd lead on Cincinnati, watched the Reds tie the game at 5-5, then had a 3-R/B-7th to gain an 8-5 victory over Cincy in Thursday's Grap...
REBOUND WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Anaheim 0, W 3/1/06 [ 03-02-2006 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings bounced-back from a flat, 5-1 defeat at San Jose on Tuesday with a 2-0 win over Anaheim at The Pond late night Wednesday.       The Gold...
DOUBLE DIGIT DEFEAT.....Denver 98, PISTONS 87, W 3/1/06 [ 03-02-2006 ]
DENVER, CO:       The Pistons finally became the last NBA team to suffer a 10th defeat this season, dipping their NBA-best record to 47-&-10 in a 98-87 loss at Denver on Wednesday n...
TIGERS TOP NEIGHBORS.....TIGERS 4, Florida Southern 3, W 3/1/06 [ 03-01-2006 ]
MARCHANT STADIUM:     The Tigers opened exhibition play Wednesday with a 4-3 win in their annual contest with their Lakeland neighbors of Florida Southern College.     Al...
SHARKS POWER PAST WINGS.....San Jose 5, RED WINGS 1, T 2/28/06 [ 03-01-2006 ]
SAN JOSE, CA:       The San Jose Sharks scored a team record five power play goals on an undermanned and listless Red Wing team in a 5-1 Tuesday late night decision at the Shark Tan...
TITANS TRAMPLE VIKINGS.....UDM TITANS 92, Cleveland State 58, T 2/28/06 [ 03-01-2006 ]
CALIHAN HALL:       The Detroit Titans had hot starts to each half as they ran over Cleveland State 92-58 Tuesday evening at Calihan Hall in the opening round of the Horizon LGE to...
HOME-&-HOME SWEEP.....PISTONS 84, Cleveland 72, M 2/27/06 [ 02-28-2006 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     A dominating 4th-Qtr effort gave the Pistons a sweep of their home-&-home series with the Cavaliers and a second 12-P victory over the Cavs in as many days. Monda...
AN EVEN DOZEN AT HOME.....PISTONS 90, Cleveland 78, S 2/26/06 [ 02-26-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons never trailed, led by as many as 19-P and posted a 90-78 Sunday matinee win over visiting Cleveland.     Detroit's fifth consecuti...
SPARTAN SLUMP.....Indiana 78, MICHIGAN STATE 71, S 2/26/06 [ 02-26-2006 ]
BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Coming back from a 2nd-H double digit defecit left Michigan State with no gas at the end and MSU tanked in a 78-71 Sunday mid-day loss at Indiana.   &nbs...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/25/06 [ 02-26-2006 ]
@ Columbus, OH:       Tough defense and a determined bench led Ohio State to the top of the Big Ten men's basketball standings on Saturday as the Buckeyes beat their arch-rivals from Mi...
SPARTANS TIE, SKATE INTO FIRST ROUND BYE.....MICH STATE 2, Lake Superior State 2, Sa 2/25/06 [ 02-26-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State and Lake Superior State concluded the CCHA regular season with a 2-2 tie Saturday afternoon at Joe Louis Arena. Both hope to be back for the co...
BALANCED WIN.....PISTONS 95, Chicago 87, F 2/24/06 [ 02-25-2006 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Pistons made a quick trip to Chgicago and had six players score in double figures in a 95-87 win over the Bulls at the United Center.     Chicago led...
ROLL ON.....PISTONS 88, Indiana 83, Th 2/23/06 [ 02-24-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons continued on a roll through the NBA season by completing a 3-&-0 homestand with an 88-83 Thursday night win over the Indiana Pacers.  ...
BUCKEYE REVENGE.....Ohio State 79, MICHIGAN STATE 68, W 2/22/06 [ 02-23-2006 ]
BRESLIN CENTER:       Ohio State scored its first win at Breslin Center in 11 tries by beating Michigan State 79-68 in Wednesday night men's basketball action.       The...
C-HOOP.....T 2/21/06 [ 02-22-2006 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:       It was "Lucky 13" for Michigan men's basketball coach Tommy Amaker on Tuesday night.       After going 0-for-12 lifetime (including 0-&-2 with Seton Ha...
PISTONS PICK-UP WHERE THEY LEFT OFF.....PISTONS 97, Atlanta 87, T 2/21/06 [ 02-22-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons struggled with a determined Atlanta Hawks squad during the opening half, but then pulled away from the visitors after intermission for a 97-8...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/18/06 [ 02-19-2006 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State snapped a 2-game losing skid by scoring a one-sided Breslin Center win over arch-rival Michigan, 90-71 late Saturday afternoon.     D...
COSTLY WAYNE DEFEAT.....Ferris State 70, WAYNE STATE 65, Th 2/16/06 [ 02-17-2006 ]
BIG RAPIDS, MI:       Wayne State was red hot at the start but ice cold at the finish in a 70-65 men's basketball loss at Ferris State on Thursday.       The Jim Wink Are...
C-HOOP.....W 2/15/06 [ 02-16-2006 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:     Minnesota looked tough and determined in upsetting Michigan State on home court on Saturday. Wednesday evening, it was a far different Golden Gophers squad which vi...
HAWKEYES STAY IN CONTROL IN BIG TEN RACE.....Iowa 66, MICHIGAN STATE 54, T 2/14/06 [ 02-15-2006 ]
IOWA CITY, IA:     Iowa avenged a 30-P loss earlier this season at the Breslin Center by beating Michigan State 66-54 Tuesday night.     The Hawkeyes stayed in control of...
PISTONS ROLL INTO BREAK.....PISTONS 85, New Jersey 71, T 2/14/06 [ 02-15-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons entered the All-Star break by placing another checkmark into the victory column, besting New Jersey 85-71 Tuesday night at the Palace. &nbs...
WINGS RALLY FOR SWEEP OF AVS.....RED WINGS 6, Colorado 3, S 2/12/06 [ 02-12-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Down 0-2 just 10:04 into the contest, the Red Wings twice tied the hockey game and scored the final four goals to beat Colorado 6-3 Sunday evening at The Joe...
WADE HEATS UP TO COOL PISTONS.....Miami 100, PISTONS 98, S 2/12/06 [ 02-12-2006 ]
MIAMI, FL:     Dwayne Wade personally took command to deliver a confidence- building win for the Miami Heat Sunday afternoon. With Shaquille O'Neal in 2nd-H foul trouble, Wade score...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/11/06 [ 02-11-2006 ]
@ TWIN CITIES, MN:     The Golden Gophers were faster and tougher from the opening tip 'till the finish and Minnesota defeated Michigan State 69-55 Saturday afternoon at the Williams A...
PISTONS REASSERT ROAD MAGIC.....PISTONS 84, Orlando 73, F 2/10/06 [ 02-11-2006 ]
ORLANDO, FL:     After dropping three of their last five road contests the Pistons opened a two-game Florida trip with an 84-73 win at Orlando on Friday.     Detroit impr...
C-HOOP...Th 2/9/06 [ 02-10-2006 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:       With a chance to re-tie for the Big Ten men's basketball lead, Michigan showed itself to be a pretender rather than a contender. UM lost its second consecutive ga...
WINGS SWEEP N'VILLE CATS.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 2, Th 2/9/06 [ 02-10-2006 ]
NASHVILLE, TN:       The Red Wings fell behind 0-2 in the opening period, but rallied for a 3-2 win at Nashville Thursday night to sweep a home-and-home series from the Predators....
C-HOOP.....W 2/8/06 [ 02-09-2006 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:     The 100th men's basketball match-up between Michigan State and Purdue went to the Spartans on Wednesday night, 77-52 at Breslin Center.     The Boil...
PISTONS SNAP BACK TO WIN.....PISTONS 97, LA Clippers 87, W 2/8/06 [ 02-09-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rebounding from their only back-to-back defeats of the season, the Pistons bested the Los Angeles Clippers 97-87 Wednesday night at the Palace.  ...
MANNY PERFECT AGAIN.....RED WINGS 6, Nashville 0, W 2/8/06 [ 02-09-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Three weeks ago Nashville swept a 2-game Joe Louis Arena series from the Red Wings to tie Detroit atop the NHL Central Division standings. Since then the Pred...
HAWKS HAND PISTONS A SKID.....Atlanta 99, PISTONS 98, T 2/7/06 [ 02-08-2006 ]
ATLANTA, GA:     It took just over three months for the Pistons to suffer back-to-back defeats. After a Saturday night loss at Indiana, Detroit was edged 99-98 in Atlanta Tuesday ev...
SUPER STEELERS.....Pittsburgh 21, Seattle 10, Super Bowl XL, S 2/5/06 [ 02-06-2006 ]
FORD FIELD:       The Pittsburgh Steelers rode "The Bus" into the Super Bowl. Sunday night, Jerome Bettis went along for the ride as his Steeler teammates carried the Detroit produc...
PACERS SURPRISE PISTONS.....Indiana 93, PISTONS 85, Sa 2/4/06 [ 02-05-2006 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     With three key performers out injured and having lost seven of their last nine games, the Indiana Pacers looked like prime Piston pickings Saturday night. &...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/4/06 [ 02-04-2006 ]
@ IOWA CITY, IA:       Michigan's five-game men's basketball winning streak came to an abrupt halt late Saturday afternoon at Iowa. The #23 nationally rated Hawkeyes humbled the #21 ra...
BIRTHDAY BOY BLANKS AVS.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 0, Sa 2/4/06 [ 02-04-2006 ]
DENVER, CO:       Manny Legace celebrated his 33rd birthday by backstopping the Red Wings to a 3-0 Saturday matinee victory at Colorado.       Legace made 28 saves in rec...
NO A-I, NO CHANCE FOR 6ERS.....PISTONS 87, Philadelphia 80, F 2/3/06 [ 02-04-2006 ]
PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Allen Iverson sat out for the fourth consecutive contest with a pair of injured ankles and the under-manned Philadelphia 76ers couldn't cope with the NBA's b...
C-HOOP.....Th 2/2/06 [ 02-03-2006 ]
@ DETROIT, MI:     The Detroit Titans defeated Cleveland State 84-73 at Calihan Hall Thursday as Brandon Cotton scored a career-high 30-P.     UDM held a slim 32-31 halftime...
WOLVERINES STAY ON TOP.....MICHIGAN 71, Penn State 65, W 2/1/06 [ 02-02-2006 ]
STATE COLLEGE, PA:       The Michigan Wolverines remained tied atop the Big Ten men's basketball standings with a 71-65 victory at Penn State on Wednesday.     Michigan's...
PISTONS TOPPLE TIMBERWOLVES.....PISTONS 90, Minnesota 74, W 2/1/06 [ 02-02-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rebounded from a rare defeat Tuesday night at New Jersey with a solid 90-74 victory vs Minnesota Wednesday evening at the Palace.  ...
COMEBACK WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 2, W 2/1/06 [ 02-02-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings fell behind 0-2 in a flat first period, then fought back for a 3-2 win over St. Louis Wednesday night at The Joe.       In his first...
NO KIDDING, NETS END PISTONS WIN STREAK.....New Jersey 91, PISTONS 84, T 1/31/06 [ 01-31-2006 ]
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:     Tuesday near the New Jersey swamp the Pistons' longest winning streak of an NBA-best season came to a close. NJ defeated Detroit 91-84.     The...
TITAN COMEBACK EFFORT FALLS SHORT.....Wisconsin-Green Bay 45, UDM 42, M 1/30/06 [ 01-31-2006 ]
GREEN BAY, WI:       The Detroit Titans were inept in the opening half and trailed by 16-P at 30-14 at intermission. UDM stormed back in the 2nd-H, but ran out of gas in the final...
WINGS EDGE WILD.....RED WINGS 5, Minnesota 4, M 1/30/06 [ 01-31-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Red Wings took a 4-0 1st-Per lead, then had to hang on for a 5-4 Monday night road win at Minnesota.       Both starting goaltenders were chase...
FIVE PISTONS BETTER THAN ONE KOBE.....PISTONS 102, LA Lakers 93, S 1/29/06 [ 01-30-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     NBA leading scorer Kobe Bryant went on a 17-P spree in the 2nd-Qtr, but the NBA-best Pistons staged an 18-4 run in the 3rd-Qtr to blow the game open in a...
SPARTANS TIE WOLVERINE ICEMEN.....MICHIGAN STATE 5, MICHIGAN 5, Sa 1/28/06 [ 01-29-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State got a pair of late 3rd-Per goals to tie Michigan 5-5 in a Joe Louis Arena men's college ice hockey match-up Saturday night. The two teams had t...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/28/06 [ 01-28-2006 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:     Michigan tied for the lead in the Big Ten men's basketball race with an 85-76 Crisler Arena win over Wisconsin Saturday afternoon.     Michigan led by...
SHOOTOUT IN BIG D.....Dallas 2, RED WINGS 1 (SHO), Sa 1/28/06 [ 01-28-2006 ]
DALLAS, TX:       In a strange Saturday matinee finish, the Stars beat the Red Wings in a shootout...No they didn't...Yes they did.       After a 1-1 tie forced only the...
PISTON TOP TEN LIST.....PISTONS 95, Memphis 89, F 1/27/06 [ 01-28-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons needed a big 4th-Qtr to extend their winning streak to a season-high 10 games. The Pistons out-scored the visitors 31-21 in the final frame f...
SHANNY GIVES WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 2, Vancouver 1, Th 1/26/06 [ 01-27-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Brendan Shanahan's power play goal with exactly 7-mins to play snapped a 1-all tie and a 2-game Red Wing losing skid Thursday night at The Joe. After back-to-...
LAKERS SAIL PAST WARRIORS.....Grand Valley 65, WAYNE STATE 55, Th 1/26/06 [ 01-27-2006 ]
MATHAEI BLG. GYM:       Grand Valley used a 1st-H surge to defeat Wayne State 65-55 in men's basketball Thursday night in Detroit.       WSU's Kris Krzyminski scored a ga...
BILLUPS DOES IT AGAIN AS PISTONS EQUAL TIGERS.....PISTONS 106, Milwaukee 102 (OT), W 1/25/06 [ 01-26-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Chauncey Billups took control of the basketball game for the second consecutive evening and led the Pistons to a 106-102 overtime victory at the Palace W...
WOLVERINES RALLY PAST SPARTANS.....MICHIGAN 72, MICHIGAN STATE 67, W 1/25/06 [ 01-26-2006 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:     Down by 13-P in the 1st-H and by 9-P early in the 2nd-H, the Michigan Wolverines used tenacious defense and got good old-fashioned home-court officiating to upset...
MR BIG SHOT BAGS THE WOLVES.....PISTONS 107, Minnesota 83, T 1/24/06 [ 01-25-2006 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Chauncey Billups took control to personally out-score all the Timberwolves in the 3rd-Qtr in a 107-83 Piston win at Minnesota on Tuesday.     The v...
KARIYA STUNS WINGS.....Nashville 2, RED WINGS 1, T 1/24/06 [ 01-25-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Nashville Predators edged the Red Wings 2-1 in overtime Tuesday night to sweep the 2-game Joe Louis Arena series and tie Detroit for first place in both th...
PREDS PREVAIL IN RESCHEDULED CONTEST.....Nashville 3, RED WINGS 2, M 1/23/06 [ 01-24-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Nashville started and finished with a one goal margin, beating the Red Wings 3-2 Monday night at Joe Louis Arena.       This contest was the resum...
PISTONS HANG ON TO NIP ROCKETS.....PISTONS 99, Houston 97, S 1/22/06 [ 01-22-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Two last ditch shots failed to fall for the visitors and the Pistons edged the Houston Rockets 99-97 Sunday evening at the Palace.       Det...
WINGS EDGE AVS.....RED WINGS 4, Colorado 3, Sa 1/21/06 [ 01-21-2006 ]
DENVER, CO:     In a Saturday matinee which featured about eight momentum changes, the Red Wings played a disciplined game of keepaway over much of the scoreless 3rd-Per to hold on...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/21/06 [ 01-21-2006 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:       "That was our best basketball in a couple of years," observed Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo. The comments came after MSU steamrolled over Iowa 85-55 in a...
PISTONS OUT-CLASS KNICKERBOCKERS.....PISTONS 105, New York 79, Th 1/19/06 [ 01-20-2006 ]
NYC, NY:       Normally if Chauncey Billups would go 1-for-7 shooting in a 2-P performance, the Pistons would be in trouble.       Not this time.       The P...
WAYNE FALLS WHEN SHOT FAILS.....Michigan Tech 59, WAYNE STATE 56, Th 1/19/06 [ 01-20-2006 ]
HOUGHTON, MI:     Wayne State lost its second straight men's basketball contest, 59-56 at Michigan Tech Thursday night.     WSU's Kris Krzyminski had a solid game, but fa...
C-HOOP.....W 1/18/06 [ 01-19-2006 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:     Michigan led by as many as 22-P in a 68-51 Crisler Arena win over Northwestern on Wednesday.     The Wolverines went ahead 17-9 on a 10-0 run midway thro...
PISTONS HUMBLE HAWKS.....PISTONS 117, Atlanta 89, W 1/18/06 [ 01-19-2006 ]
ATLANTA, GA:     The Pistons won their fifth straight game, all by double digits, as Detroit rolled over the hapless Hawks 117-89 in Atlanta Wednesday night.     Detroit...
OZZIE WHITEWASHES BLUE JACKETS.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 0, W 1/18/06   [ 01-19-2006 ]
COLOMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings defeated Columbus for the fifth time in five games (one on a shootout) this season in a 4-0 road decision Wednesday evening.     Chris Os...
PISTONS RALLY BEHIND RASHEED.....PISTONS 94, Boston 84, M 1/16/06 [ 01-16-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     In a game which saw a 27-P swing, the Pistons beat Boston 94-84 at the Palace in one of nine Martin Luther King Jr. Day NBA matinees.     Dow...
SPARTANS BEST BUCKEYES IN WAR BETWEEN THE STATES.....MICHIGAN STATE 62, Ohio State 59 (2/OT), S 1/15/06 [ 01-15-2006 ]
COLUMBUS, OH:       Michigan State survived a double overtime nail-biter at Ohio State on Sunday, scoring a 62-59 victory.       MSU let an 8-P (29-21) halftime leap slip...
EASY EVENING.....PISTONS 114, Charlotte 91, Sa 1/14/06 [ 01-14-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons had an "off night" Saturday.       No, they didn't have a blank on their schedule.       No, they didn't play poorly....
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/14/06 [ 01-14-2006 ]
@ CHAMPAIGN, IL:       Michigan took the lead with 4:01 to play at Illinois on Saturday, but ran out of gas at the end on an exciting Big Ten men's basketball contest. Thus, the Illini...
WINGS EDGE BLUESHIRTS.....RED WINGS 4, NY Rangers 3, Sa 1/14/06 [ 01-14-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Brendan Shanahan scored twice as the Red Wings bested the New York Rangers 4-3 in a Saturday matinee at The Joe.       Shanahan, who ended a 7-game...
DETROIT ROMP OVER SPURS.....PISTONS 83, San Antonio 68, Th 1/12/06 [ 01-13-2006 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:     In their first visit to San Antone since losing Game Seven of last year's NBA Finals, the Pistons ran over the defending World Champion Spurs Thursday night, 8...
WILD THIRD PERIOD LIFTS WINGS TO WIN.....RED WINGS 6, Philadelphia 3, Th 1/12/06 [ 01-13-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       A two game losing skid prompted Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock to shuffle forward lines. Babcock reunited the trio of Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk & Br...
C-HOOP.....Th 1/12/06 [ 01-13-2006 ]
      Detroit-Mercy and Wayne State each went overtime in men's basketball Thursday night with differing results... @ CLEVELAND, OH:       Cleveland State rebounded from a...
STATE REBOUNDS OVER INDY.....MICHIGAN STATE 87, Indiana 73, W 1/11/06 [ 01-12-2006 ]
EAST LANSING, MI:       The Michigan State Spartans found a cure for an 0-&-2 Big Ten Conference men's basketball record as they out-gunned the #9 nationally ranked Indiana Hoosier...
PISTONS RIP HORNETS.....PISTONS 96, New Orleans/Oklahoma City 86, T 1/10/06 [ 01-11-2006 ]
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK:     The Pistons waited until the early 3rd-Qtr to get in gear against a fiesty New Orleans/Oklahoma City club and then closed-out a 96-86 Tuesday night road win....
HURRICANE BLOW PAST WINGS.....Carolina 3, RED WINGS 2, T 1/10/06 [ 01-11-2006 ]
RALEIGH, NC:     The pumped-up Carolina Hurricane skated to a quick 3-0 lead over Detroit, then withstood a 19-6 Red Wings 3rd-Per shots blast to hold on for a 3-2 Tuesday evening v...
DALLAS DRILLS WINGS.....Dallas 6, RED WINGS 3, S 1/8/06 [ 01-08-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Trailing 3-0 just 1:32 into the 2nd-Per, Dallas blitzed Detroit goalie Chris Osgood with six unanswered goals in a 6-3 early Sunday evening JLA contest. &nb...
SPARTANS BADGERED IN MADISON.....Wisconsin 82, MICH STATE 63, S 1/8/06 [ 01-08-2006 ]
MADISON, WI:     Michigan State raced to an early 8-0 lead at Wisconsin Sunday afternoon, then were routed by the Badgers 82-63 in a nationally televised men's hoop contest.  ...
MEMO FILED IN OVERTIME.....Utah 94, PISTONS 90 (OT), Sa 1/7/06 [ 01-08-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Former Piston Mehmet Okur hit the go-ahead 3-pointer to help the Utah Jazz defeat the Pistons 94-90 in overtime on Saturday night at the Palace.  ...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/7/06 [ 01-07-2006 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:       The Michigan Wolverines went to the charity stripe to get their first Big Ten men's basketball win of the season, 68-65 over Purdue Saturday afternoon at Crisler...
UNUSUAL FOUL AIDS PISTONS.....PISTONS 97, Seattle 85, F 1/6/06 [ 01-07-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rolled to 26-&-4, the second-best 30-game start in NBA history, getting help from a rare foul call late in the 4th-Qtr to beat Seattle 97-85...
WINGS WIN SHOWDOWN GAME.....RED WINGS 3, Nashville 1, F 1/6/06 [ 01-07-2006 ]
NASHVILLE, TN:       The top two teams in the NHL Central Division and Western Conference faced-off in Music City Friday night with the Red Wings skating to a 3-1 win at Nashville....
C-HOOP.....Th 1/5/06 [ 01-06-2006 ]
@ CHAMPAIHN, IL:       Illinois used Dee Brown and De-fense to defeat Michigan State 60-50 Thursday night in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams.       Brown poured...
WELCOME BACK.....RED WINGS 3, St. Louis 0, Th 12/5/06 [ 01-06-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings welcomed Steve Yzerman & Manny Legace back to the line-up and welcomed their favorite victims the St. Louis Blues back to The Joe on Thursday even...
MR BIG SHOT CARRIES PISTONS TO WIN.....PISTONS 108, Orlando 99, T 1/3/06 [ 01-04-2006 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Chauncey Billups led a game-breaking 4th-Qtr run and scored a career-high 37-P to spark the Pistons to a 108-99 home court win over Orlando Tuesday night...
WILD WIN OVER WINGS.....Minnesota 4, RED WINGS 2, T 1/3/06 [ 01-04-2006 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Minnesota doubled-up the Red Wings 4-2 Tuesday evening in a nationally cablecast NHL contest at Joe Louis Arena.     The Wild became the first visiti...
HOOSIERS HEX WOLVERINES.....Indiana 70. Michigan 63, T 1/3/06 [ 01-03-2006 ]
BLOOMINGTON, IN:       After going 10-&-1 in non-conference play the Michigan Wolverines opened the Big Ten Conference men's basketball season with a 70-63 Tuesday evening defeat at...
C-HOOP.....M 1/2/06 [ 01-03-2006 ]
Detroit-Mercy and Wayne State both opened the new year with home court men's basketball wins on Monday.....     The UDM Titans outlasted Wisconsin-Green Bay 60-57 in overtime at Cal...
STEELERS RIDE BUS OVER LIONS AND INTO PLAYOFFS.....Pittsburgh 35, LIONS 21, S 1/1/06 [ 01-01-2006 ]
PITTSBURGH, PA:       Detroit native Jerome Bettis rushed for a trio of touchdowns as the Steelers beat the Lions 35-21 Sunday to conclude the NFL regular season.       I...
SWEDE NEW YEAR.....RED WINGS 5, Columbus 2, Sa 12/31/05 [ 12-31-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       In their 60th traditional New Year's Eve game the Red Wings scored a 5-2 comeback victory vs the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets.       The Jackets...
LeBRON OUT-GUNS DETROIT.....Cleveland 97, PISTONS 84, Sa 12/31/05 [ 12-31-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The NBA's two hottest teams met Saturday afternoon and the Cavaliers raced to a 97-84 victory vs the Pistons at Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena.    &nbs...
CC WINS GLI.....F 12/30/05 [ 12-31-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     It took 40 years for Colorado College to capture the Great Lakes Invitational hockey tournament championship.     CC's first GLI appearance was in t...
PISTONS POST ANOTHER W.....PISTONS 106, Miami 101, Th 12/29/05 [ 12-30-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A rematch of last spring's NBA Eastern Conference Finals produced a similar result:   A close encounter and a Pistons win.       Thursd...
SPARTANS & CC WIN GLI SEMIS.....Th 12/29/05 [ 12-30-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Defending Great Lakes Invitational Champion Michigan State and western visitor Colorado College advanced to the 41st GLI Finals by posting Thursday semi-final...
UM WILL INDEED REMEMBER THE ALAMO.....Nebraska 32, MICHIGAN 28, W 12/28/05 [ 12-29-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:       In their first football match-up since Michigan and Nebraska shared a controversial 1997 co-national championship, the Cornhuskers came from an 11-P 4th-Qtr d...
OZZIE BACKSTOPS WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 1, T 12/27/05 [ 12-28-2005 ]
DALLAS, TX:     Goalie Chris Osgood played his best game of the season, holding the fort against the fast-starting Stars in a 4-1 Detroit win Tuesday night in Dallas.    ...
BEST ROLLS OVER WORST.....PISTONS 113, Toronto 106, T 12/27/05 [ 12-27-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The NBA's best team had no trouble disposing of the NBA's worst team on Tuesday evening at the Palace. The Pistons never trailed in posting a 113-106 vic...
RECORDS FALL AT MCB.....Memphis 38, Akron 31, M 12/26/05 [ 12-27-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       RBack DeAngelo Williams was as good as advertised, setting a pair of NCAA records as his Memphis Tigers bested the Akron Zips 38-31 in the 9th annual Motor City B...
HOLIDAY CHEERS.....PISTONS 85, San Antonio 70, S 12/25/05 [ 12-26-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       In a rematch of the previous spring's NBA Finals, the former NBA champion Pistons bested the defending NBA World Champion San Antonio Spurs 85-70 in a...
CHRISTMAS EVE WALK-OFF WIN.....LIONS 13, New Orleans 12, Sa 12/24/05 [ 12-25-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:     Veteran Lions placekicker Jason Hanson ran on the field with 13 lucky seconds remaining and calmly booted a game-winning, 39-yard field goal as time expired to...
RUSSIAN SANTA SCROOGES B-HAWKS.....RED WINGS 3, Chicago 2 (OT), F 12/23/05 [ 12-24-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       In the most exciting Red Wings finish since Igor Larianov's triple overtime goal at Carolina in the 2002 Stanley Cup Finals, Detroit scored a 3-2 Friday night, ho...
PISTONS TOP WARRIORS.....PISTONS 97, Golden State 85, F 12/23/05 [ 12-24-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons never trailed in a 97-85 home court win over Golden State Friday night, rolling to their sixth consecutive win in a franchise-best 21-&-3 sea...
WINGS WIN THEIR FIRST EVER SHOOTOUT.....RED WINGS 4, Columbus 3 (SH), T 12/20/05 [ 12-21-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Detroit was the only NHL team to have not participated in an NHL "New Rules" shootout until Tuesday night at The Joe.       The Wings bucked the od...
PISTONS PREVAIL OVER PORTLAND AT PALACE.....PISTONS 93, Portland 89, T 12/20/05 [ 12-21-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Four games in six days including a double overtimer in Memphis the night before couldn't derail the Piston Express. Detroit began a 5-game homestand by...
PISTONS ESCAPE WITH WIN.....PISTONS 106, Memphis 104 (2/OT), M 12/19/05 [ 12-20-2005 ]
MEMPHIS, TN:       The Pistons went 0-&-2 vs Memphis last season and almost dropped the first meeting with the Grizzlies this season. However, Detroit came away from Tennessee with...
LIONS FANS MARCH, CINCY CLINCHES.....Cincinnati 41, LIONS 17, S 12/18/05 [ 12-18-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       The "Angry Man March" moved inside to yell their "Fi-re Mil-len" chants late Sunday afternoon in Downtown Detroit.       In case there was any doubt abo...
OZZIE STILL PERFECT VS LIGHTNING.....RED WINGS 6, Tampa Bay 3, Sa 12/17/05 [ 12-18-2005 ]
TAMPA, FL:       The Red Wings salvaged the final game of their "Father's Week" southern road trip, going 1-1-&-1 with Saturday's 6-3 win at the defending Stanley Cup Champion Tamp...
BOBCATS BOSS BICKERSTAFF BOUNCED AS PISTONS PASTE CHARLOTTE.....PISTONS 103, Charlotte 78, Sa 12/17/05 [ 12-18-2005 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:       The expansion Charlotte Bobcats took two of three meetings with the Pistons during their first season last season. Detroit evened the all-time match-up 2-2 with...
SHEED LEADS ROUT OF BULLS.....PISTONS 110, Chicago 82, F 12/16/05 [ 12-17-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons rolled over visiting Chicago 110-82 on Friday night at the Palace.       Up 52-39 at halftime, Detroit blew the game open with a...
WINGS FALL BEFORE FATHERS IN FLORIDA.....Florida 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Th 12/15/05 [ 12-16-2005 ]
SUNRISE, FL:       The Red Wings dropped to 0-1-&-1 on their "Fathers Road Trip" by falling to the Florida Panthers 3-2 in overtime Thursday night.     It was the first t...
BACKCOURT BOMBERS BEAT KINGS.....PISTONS 109, Sacramento 98, W 12/14/05 [ 12-15-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Richard Hamilton & Chauncey Billups combined for 64-P as the Pistons defeated Sacramento 109-98 Wednesday night at the Palace.     Billups als...
WINGS GOALIES THRASHED.....Atlanta 7, RED WINGS 6, T 12/13/05 [ 12-14-2005 ]
ATLANTA, GA:     The Atlanta Thrashers scored a franchise record four goal cluster in the 2nd-Per and got the game winner late in the 3rd-Per to beat the Red Wings in a 7-6 contest...
OKUR SINKS PISTONS.....Utah 92, PISTONS 78, M 12/12/05 [ 12-13-2005 ]
SALT LAKE CITY:       Concluding their 3-game western road trip the Pistons ran out of energy in the 2nd-H, particularly in the 4th-Qtr, and lost at Utah 92-78 Monday night.  ...
ZED POTS PENGUINS.....RED WINGS 3, Pittsburgh 1, M 12/12/05 [ 12-13-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Henrik Zetterberg scored a pair of goals for the second consecutive game and the Red Wings defeated Pittsburgh 3-1 Monday night at JLA.     The game...
STUPID PENALTY KILLS LIONS IN OVERTIME.....Green Bay 16, LIONS 13 (OT), S 12/11/05 [ 12-12-2005 ]
GREEN BAY, WI:       A foolish personal foul penalty helped set up the game winning overtime field goal as the Lions lost their fourth straight game, 16-13 in Green Bay on Sunday n...
BEST EVER PISTON BEGINNING.....PISTONS 109, LA Clippers 101, S 12/11/05 [ 12-12-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Pistons are now off to a franchise best-ever start to a season with Sunday night's 109-101 win over the Clippers in Los Angeles.     Detroit got...
MSU WINS AT PALACE.....Michigan State 83, Wichita State 64, Sa 12/10/05 [ 12-11-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan State shocked Wichita State with its defensive intensity and scored an 83-64 win in the third annual "Spartan Clash" at the Palace.   ...
CFB, Wk-15.....Sat 12/10/05 [ 12-11-2005 ]
FLORENCE, AL:     Grand Valley State took the lead with 4:25 to play, then hung on by its fingernails to edge Northwest Missouri State 21-17 in Saturday's NCAA Div-II football champions...
SHEED SHINES IN 4TH-Q.....PISTONS 106, Golden State 103, F 12/9/05 [ 12-10-2005 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     Rasheed Wallace took command of the contest in the final quarter, Chauncey Billups & Richard Hamilton hit key late shots and Ben Wallace jammed in the clincher as t...
WINGS POWER PAST CAPS.....RED WINGS 4, Washington 3, F 12/9/05 [ 12-10-2005 ]
WASHINGTON, DC:       A trio of power play goals and outstanding goaltending by Chris Osgood gave the Red Wings a 4-3 win at Washington on Friday night.       A decidedl...
MILESTONE NIGHT AT THE JOE.....RED WINGS 5, New Jersey 2, T 12/6/05 [ 12-07-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The 999th NHL game at Joe Louis Arena saw Brendan Shanahan tie the contest twice before Detroit added three more unanswered goals to earn a 5-2 win over New...
LOCAL BOY EDGES WINGS.....NY Islanders 2, RED WINGS 1, S 12/4/05 [ 12-04-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Mike York of suburban Waterford grew up rooting for the Red Wings. The Michigan State alum returned home to stick it to his former favorite team with a late g...
VIKES FOIL LIONS.....Minnesota 21, LIONS 16, S 12/4/05 [ 12-04-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       The frustration that is the Detroit Lions continued Sunday at Ford Field in a 21-16 loss to the Minnesota Vikings.       Detroit's opening drive of the...
PISTONS SMACK-DOWN BULLS AFTER SLOW START.....PISTONS 92, Chicago 79, Sa 12/3/05 [ 12-04-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Pistons trailed by 15-P early, then turned up the offensive burner and ran away from the Bulls 92-79 on a cold Saturday night in Chicago.     Detroi...
PISTONS BEST BROWN IN LB's PALACE RETURN.....PISTONS 106, New York 98, F 12/2/05 [ 12-03-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Larry Brown's rough ride as first year New York Knickerbockers coach continued. In LB's first visit to the Palace since his messy divorce with the Pis...
CFB, Wk-14.....Dec 1st--3rd, 2005 [ 12-02-2005 ]
@ ALLENDALE, MI:       The Grand Valley State Lakers marched into the NCAA DIV-II FBall Championship Game again with a dominating home field victory vs East Stroudsburg, PA on Saturday...
FLAMES NIP WINGS IN 3RD.....Calgary 3, RED WINGS 2, Th 12/1/05 [ 12-02-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Letting a 2-0/1st-Per lead escape, the Red Wings were beaten 3-2 by visitring Calgary at JLA Thursday night.       Tony Amonte snapped a 2-2 tie to...
PISTONS COMEBACK IN JERSEY.....PISTONS 93, New Jersey 83, W 11/30/05 [ 12-01-2005 ]
E. RUTHERFORD, NJ:       The Pistons won three of four quarters and the game, 93-83 at the New Jersey Meadowlands Wednesday night.       The Nets blitzed Detroit 24-12 in...
HOWARD WINS HIS WINGS DEBUT.....RED WINGS 5, Los Angeles 2, M 11/28/05 [ 11-29-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:       In his third tour of duty with Detroit this season, Red Wings rookie goalie Jimmy Howard finally made his NHL debut late Monday night in LA. Howard was a winn...
WILD WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 7, San Jose 6, Sa 11/26/05 [ 11-27-2005 ]
SAN JOSE, CA:       The record books will show the Red Wings and Philadelphia Flyers are the only two teams which have not yet participated in a shootout under the new NHL tiebreake...
PISTONS BEST BUCKS.....PISTONS 85, Milwaukee 76, Sa 11/26/05 [ 11-27-2005 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:     After allowing a season-high 120-P in a Friday double-OT home loss to Washington, the Pistons rebounded by giving up their second-lowest point total  of the...
SEASON HIGHS ALL AROUND.....Washington 120, PISTONS 114 (2OT), F 11/25/05 [ 11-26-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons' first home loss of the season didn't come without a fight, a 120-114 double overtime defeat to Washington on Friday night.     ...
DUCKS DOWN WINGS.....Anaheim 3, RED WINGS 1, F 11/25/05 [ 11-25-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:       The Red Wings were defeated in a Friday matinee 3-1 in Anaheim. It was the first visit to The Pond by Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock since the ex-Mighty Ducks...
FALCONS VICK-timize LIONS.....Atlanta 27, LIONS 7, Th 11/24/05 [ 11-24-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       Atlanta led 17-0 early in the 2nd-Qtr and at the half, then 27-0 in the 3rd-Qtr as the Falcons defeated the Lions 27-7 in Detroit's 66th Thanksgiving game.  ...
CFB, Wk-13.....Nov 23rd--26th, 2005 [ 11-24-2005 ]
ALLENDALE, MI:       Grand Valley State recovered from its own 1st-H mistakes to dominate GLIAC rival Saginaw Valley after intermission and post a 24-17 win in the NCAA Div-II quarterf...
LATE SURGE CEMENTS WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 7, Colorado 3, W 11/23/05 [ 11-24-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings took the lead in the 2nd-Per, then scored three times in the final 4:16 to balloon a one-goal margin to a 7-3 home ice win over Colorado on Wedn...
PISTONS REBOUND TO ROUT NUGGETS.....PISTONS 114, Denver 89, W 11/23/05 [ 11-24-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons bounced back from their only loss of the young season to defeat Denver 114-89 Wednesday night at the Palace.       The Nuggets...
FISCHER SEIZURE STOPS GAME.....M 11/21/05 [ 11-21-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Red Wings defenseman Jiri Fischer suffered a serizure on the Detroit bench with about 7:21 remaining in the first period on Monday. Team Dr. Tony Colucci imme...
LIONS FLAG THEMSELVES TO DEFEAT.....Dallas 20, LIONS 7, S 11/20/05 [ 11-21-2005 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:       The Lions set marks for penalty futility in a 20-7 Sunday road loss to the Dallas Cowboys.       Detroit were flagged seven times in the 1st-Qtr alon...
PISTONS DOWNED IN BIG D.....Dallas 119, PISTONS 82, Sa 11/19/05 [ 11-20-2005 ]
DALLAS, TX:     The Pistons were blitzed 40-16 in the opening quarter in a 119-82 Dallas defeat on Saturday night.     The loss was Detroit's first of the season (8-&-1)...
RED WINGS LOSE 4TH IN A ROW.....St. Louis 3, RED WINGS 2, Sa 11/19/05 [ 11-20-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Back from a winless (0-2-&-1) western Canada trip the road weary Red Wings ran out of gas in the 3rd-Per and lost to St. Louis, 3-2 at Joe Louis Arena on Satur...
CFB, Wk-12.....Sa 11/19/05 [ 11-20-2005 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:       Ohio State scored twice in the final 6:40 to defeat Michigan 25-21 in the annual "Border War" rivalry regular season finale.       Up 9-0 in the 2nd-...
PISTONS LATE DEFENSE PREVAILS.....PISTONS 78, Houston 70, F 11/18/05 [ 11-19-2005 ]
HOUSTON, TX:     To look at the final 78-70 score you might think Larry Brown was back as Pistons head coach. However, it's Flip Saunders who has Detroit one win shy of tieing the f...
OILERS BLITZ OZZIE IN OT.....Edmonton 6, RED WINGS 5 (OT), Th 11/17/05 [ 11-18-2005 ]
EDMONTON, ALTA:       The Red Wings are coming home from a winless, 3-game, western Canada road trip after losing Thursday night in overtime at Edmonton, 6-5.       It's...
McCARTY CLINCHES CALGARY  "W" OVER DETROIT.....Calgary 3, RED WINGS 1, W 11/16/05 [ 11-17-2005 ]
CALGARY, ALTA:       The Red Wings dipped to 0-&-2 on their 3-game western Canada road trip with a 3-1 loss at Calgary Wednesday night.       As they did in the Sunday c...
67-PT SECOND HALF RALLY KEEPS PISTONS PERFECT.....PISTONS 115, Boston 100, T 11/15/05 [ 11-16-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons had a post-west coast letdown in the opening half of their Palace return. However, Detroit staged a rally after intermission to beat Boston...
BERTUZZI'S HAT TRICKS DETROIT.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 1, S 11/13/05 [ 11-14-2005 ]
VANCOUVER, BC:     Todd Bertuzzi continued his recent hot streak by scoring his fourth NHL career Hat Trick to lead the Canucks over the Red Wings 4-1 late Sunday night at GM Place....
WILLIAMS LEADS LIONS OVER CARDS.....LIONS 29, Arizona 21, S 11/13/05 [ 11-14-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       A pair of recent whipping boys for Detroit head coach Steve Mariucci, the sometimes effective & sometimes disfunctional duo of Roy Williams and Joey Harrington led...
CFB, Wk 11.....Sa 11/12/05 [ 11-14-2005 ]
@ MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Michigan State's spread offense sputtered and MSU played spread defense, as in, spread so thin they couldn't contain nobody. With the Invisable Man playing all th...
PISTONS OUTLAST PORTLAND.....PISTONS 84, Portland 81, F 11/12/05 [ 11-13-2005 ]
PORTLAND, OR:     The Pistons overcame a 48-41 halftime defecit to go ahead by 8-P with 4-mins left, then had to hang on for an 84-81 win at Portland's Rose Garden late Friday night...
WINGS ZAP TRAP.....RED WINGS 3, Minnesota 1, F 11/12/05 [ 11-13-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings took a scoreless opening period to adjust to Minnesota's neutral zone trap, then fired the rubber in the middle frame to take a 2-0 lead on their...
LATE RALLY KEEPS PISTONS PERFECT.....PISTONS 111, Phoenix 104, Th 11/10/05 [ 11-11-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:       The Pistons dominated the final three minutes of play to pull out a 111-104 win in Phoenix late Thursday night.       Detroit was down by 11-P with 2:3...
LANG LIFTS WINGS TO WIN.....RED WINGS 5, Los Angeles 4 (OT), W 11/9/05 [ 11-09-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Robert Lang swept in a loose puck at 1:39 of overtime to give the Red Wings a 5-4 home ice win over the Los Angeles Kings.       Lang's goal rescue...
PISTONS RUN OVER KINGS.....PISTONS 102, Sacramento 88, T 11/8/05 [ 11-09-2005 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:     The Pistons used two big runs, one early and one late, to score a 102-88 win in Sacramento late Tuesday night.     Detroit went on a 21-4/1st-Qtr surg...
WINGS END BRIEF SKID.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 1, S 11/6/05 [ 11-06-2005 ]
ST. LOUIS, MO:     The Red Wings snapped a two-game losing streak by picking on their favorite opponents, besting the Blues 4-1 Sunday night in St. Louis.     The Wings...
VIKINGS GET WELL VS LIONS.....Minnesota 27, LIONS 14, S 11/6/05 [ 11-06-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The troubled Minnesota Vikings found a familiar tonic for their multiple woes by beating the Lions 27-14 Sunday afternoon at the MetroDome.       T...
PISTONS ROLL TO 3-&-0.....PISTONS 117, Toronto 84, Sa 11/5/05 [ 11-06-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons stayed perfect on the new NBA season, completing Opening Week 3-&-0 with a 117-84 home court rout of Toronto on Saturday night.    &...
CUJO & COYOTES POWER PAST WINGS.....Phoenix 4, RED WINGS 1, Sa 11/5/05 [ 11-06-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Former Red Wing goaltender Curtis Joseph and his Coyotes teammates shut-down the NHL's top power-play, Phoenix scored four PPGs on the NHL's best penalty-kill...
CFB, Wk-10.....11/5/05 [ 11-06-2005 ]
@ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Michigan State's big bowl hopes were Void-ed by Big 10 Conference last place Purdue, 28-21 on Saturday.     Boilermakers RBack Jerod Void scored on to...
A RIPPER JUMPER AT THE BUZZER.....PISTONS 82, Boston 81, F 11/4/05 [ 11-04-2005 ]
BOSTON, MA:     Rip Hamilton hit a jumper at the final buzzer to give the Pistons an 82-81 win at Boston on Friday night.     The Pistons are now 2-0 on the new NBA seaso...
TORRES STUNS WINGS.....Edmonton 4, RED WINGS 3 (OT), Th 11/3/05 [ 11-03-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       In a back-and-forth hockey game Thursday at JLA the Edmonton Oilers posted a 4-3 overtime victory on a break-in goal by Raffi Torres.       Thus, t...
PISTONS ROLL IN OPENER.....PISTONS 108, Philadelphia 88, W 11/2/05 [ 11-03-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons made new head coach Flip Saunders a winner in his regular season Detroit debut as they raced past Philadelphia 108-88 on Opening Night at t...
WINGS SWEEP SERIES.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 1, T 11/1/05 [ 11-02-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings completed a sweep of the first, 3-game, home-and- home-and-home, regular-season series in their history with a 4-1 JLA win over Chicago on Tuesd...
OTL.....Chicago 19, LIONS 13, S 10/30/05 [ 10-30-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:     When two 3-&-3, yet tied for first place teams go head-to-head, how do you determine a winner?     With a turnover in overtime...Naturally.    ...
CFB, Wk-9.....Sa 10/29/05 [ 10-30-2005 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:     Demond Williams' opening kickoff return touchdown sparked Michigan State to a 46-15 rout over visiting Indiana Saturday afternoon at Spartan Stadium.   &n...
OZZIE SHINES IN NET RETURN.....RED WINGS 4, Chicago 2, Sa 10/29/05 [ 10-30-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     Chris Osgood sparkled in his first game in the Red Wing nets since 2001 as Detroit defeated Chicago 3-2 Saturday night at the United Center.     Osgood...
PISTONS CONCLUDE PRE-SEASON WITH A LOSS.....Minnesota 96, PISTONS 92, F 10/28/05 [ 10-29-2005 ]
RAPID CITY, SD:     The Pistons had a pair of 10-P leads before losing their exhibition finale, 96-92 to the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Rushmore Plaza C.C. on Friday night. &nb...
VAN HORN SINKS PISTONS.....Dallas 103, PISTONS 97, Th 10/27/05 [ 10-28-2005 ]
DALLAS, TX:     Keith Van Horn scored a game-high 22-P and put on a 4th-Qtr display to carry the Mavericks over the Pistons 103-97 in Dallas Thursday night.     The Pis...
LUCKY 7 FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 5, Chicago 2, Th 10/27/05 [ 10-28-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       The Red Wings ran their NHL-best record to 10-&-1 with their seventh consecutive victory, 5-2 over visiting Chicago at JLA on Thursday.       Detr...
RECORD-SETTING RED WINGS WIN.....RED WINGS 6, Columbus 2, M 10/24/05 [ 10-25-2005 ]
COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings swept a two-game, Saturday-Monday series at Columbus by scoring a 6-2 victory over the Blue Jackets Monday evening.     The Wings are now...
GARCIA SCORES LIONS WIN.....LIONS 13, Cleveland 10, S 10/23/05 [ 10-23-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       Jeff Garcia got his first start as the Lions' new #1 QBack and gave Detroit their first road win of the season on Sunday, 13-10 at Cleveland.       I...
PISTONS ROUT HEAT.....PISTONS 87, Miami 66, Sa 10/22/05 [ 10-23-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons snapped a 2-game losing skid to go to 4-&-2 on the exhibition season with an 87-66 victory vs Miami on Saturday night at the Palace.  ...
WINGS CHECK JACKETS.....RED WINGS 6, Columbus 0, Sa 10/22/05 [ 10-23-2005 ]
COLUMBUS, OH:     The Red Wings rolled to 8-&-1 on the young NHL season, riding ironman goaltender Manny Legace to a 6-0 win at Columbus on Saturday night in the opener of a two-gam...
CFB, Wk-8.....Sa 10/22/05 [ 10-22-2005 ]
@ IOWA CITY:       Michigan won for the second straight week on the game's final play in a 23-20 overtime victory at Iowa.       The "W" was career #100 for Wolverine head co...
WINGS DOWN DUCKS.....RED WINGS 3, Anaheim 2, F 10/21/05 [ 10-22-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:         It was Detroit defenseman Mathieu Schneider's 1000th career NHL regular season game. It was Red Wing head coach Mike Babcock's first game against his f...
BUCKS BEAT PISTONS IN GREEN BAY.....Milwaukee 104, PISTONS 94, W 10/19/05 [ 10-20-2005 ]
GREEN BAY, WI:     The Milwaukee Bucks took a 33-27 1st-Qtr lead and went on to a 104-94 win over the Pistons in an NBA exhibition at Green Bay.     The Bucks went up by...
FIRST PISTON DEFEAT.....Dallas 94, PISTONS 88, T 10/18/05 [ 10-19-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons suffered their first loss in four exhibition outings this autumn, dropping a 94-88 decision to Dallas at the Palace on Tuesday night.  ...
FISH IN THE NET IN OVERTIME.....RED WINGS 3, San Jose 2 (OT), M 10/17/05 [ 10-18-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Jiri Fischer scored with under a minute remaining in overtime to give the Red Wings a homecoming gift, a 3-2 win over San Jose.       Just off a 2-...
PISTONS FLIP T-WOLVES.....PISTONS 91, Minesota 80, S 10/16/05 [ 10-17-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Flip Saunders' first game as Pistons head coach vs the team which fired him after nine and a half years during this past season was a Sunday evening 91-8...
LATE LIONS LOSS.....Carolina 21, LIONS 20, S 10/16/05 [ 10-17-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       The Lions battered bruised Carolina QBack Jake Delhomme into a trio of interceptions, including two which went for touchdowns. However, the worst thing they did w...
GOLDEN BRETT RETIRES, MANNY SHUTS-OUT COYOTES.....RED WINGS 2, Phoenix 0, Sa 10/15/05 [ 10-16-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:       Two hours before gametime the NHL's third leading career goal scorer (741) hung-up his skates. Former Red Wing Brett Hull retired just five games into his Coyotes...
CFB, Wk-7.....Sa 10/15/05 [ 10-16-2005 ]
@ ANN ARBOR, MI:       A 22-P 4th-Qtr wasn't enough for the Nittney Lions. With the clock wound down to all zeros, Chad Henne hit Mario Manningham with a 10-yard, slant pattern, touchdo...
GREAT 3RD PERIOD WINS IT FOR WINGS.....RED WINGS 5, Los Angeles 2, Th 10/13/05 [ 10-14-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Red Wings got four goals in the final period, three of them unassisted, two of them into an empty net and one of them shorthanded to beat the Kings 5-2 late...
DARKO HELPS BEAT BUCKS.....PISTONS 95, Milwaukee 88, Th 10/13/05 [ 10-13-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Palace fans got their first look at new Pistons head coach Flip Saunders as the Pistons went to 2-&-0 on the exhibition season with a 95-88 home court wi...
PISTONS WIN EXHIBITION OPENER.....PISTONS 87, Chicago 76, T 10/11/05 [ 10-12-2005 ]
GRAND RAPIDS, MI:     The Pistons made new head coach Flip Saunders a winner in an 87-76 exhibition opener vs Chicago. The game was played on the neutral court at Van Andel Arena....
FIRST DEFEAT FOR WINGS.....Vancouver 4, RED WINGS 2, M 10/10/05 [ 10-11-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings suffered their first loss of the young NHL season (3-1-0) in dropping a sloppy 4-2 Monday night contest to visiting Vancouver at JLA. The Canucks...
WINGS POWER PAST FLAMES.....RED WINGS 6, Calgary 3, S 10/9/05 [ 10-10-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     In an early test of two NHL Western Conference powerhouses, the Red Wings skated to a one-sided 6-3 win over Calgary at JLA on Sunday. Detroit is a perfect 3-&...
LIONS GET A GIFT.....LIONS 35, Baltimore 17, S 10/9/05 [ 10-10-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       The bumbling Baltimore Ravens got unglued in a 35-17 loss to the Lions Sunday afternoon at Ford Field.       The Ravens committed four turnovers (two I...
CFB, Wk-6.....Sa 10/8/05 [ 10-09-2005 ]
@ DETROIT:    The Warriors defense forced five Huskies turnovers and a safety as Wayne State scored a major NCAA-Div II upset by defeating previously unbeaten Michigan Tech 25-14 Saturday af...
WINGS HANG ON FOR WIN.....RED WINGS 4, St. Louis 3, Th 10/6/05 [ 10-06-2005 ]
ST. LOUIS, MO:       The Blues played much more inspired hockey in their home opener Thursday than in the season opener Wednesday at Detroit. Although St. Louis nearly pulled off a...
HEY, HEY, HOCKEYTOWN.....RED WINGS 5, St. Louis 1, W 10/5/05 [ 10-06-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Regulation NHL hockey returned to The Joe for the first time in 17 months and the Red Wings looked in playoff form.       Detroit won it's 6th cons...
GAME OF INCHES.....Tampa Bay 17, LIONS 13, S 10/2/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
TAMPA, FL:     The Tampa Bay Buccaneers played an imperfect game but kept their record perfect at 4-&-0 on the NFL season, surviving three Detroit end- zone passes in the final 13-s...
TIGERS' SAD SEASON OVER.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 4, S 10/2/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Tigers concluded a once-promising 2005 in sorry fashion, losing their last five games including the season finale 6-4 in a Sunday Minnesota matinee.  ...
CFB, Wk-5...Sa 10/1/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
@ EAST LANSING:     Michigan avoided going under the .500-mark and out of Big Ten Conference contention by scoring their second straight overtime victory vs in-state rival Michigan Sta...
TIGS GO QUIETLY.....Minnesota 3, TIGERS 0, Sa 10/1/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
MINNESPOLIS, MN:     Three Minnesota pitchers combined on a 7-hit shutout as the Twins topped the Tigers 3-0 Saturday evening at the HHH MetroDome.     Detroit's fourth s...
LEAFS SWEEP WINGS.....Toronto 4, RED WINGS 1, Sa 10/1/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     Toronto completed a home-and-home exhibition series sweep over the Red Wings with a 4-1 Saturday night contest in T-O.     New Leaf sniper Mariusz Czerk...
KRONWALL HAS SURGERY, TORONTO TOPS DETROIT.....Toronto 4, RED WINGS 3, F 9/30/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Red Wings rookie defenseman Nicklas Kronwall underwent knee surgery Friday and will be sidelined 4--6 months, most if not all of the upcoming regular season....
TWINS SLAM TIGERS.....Minnesota 7, TIGERS 3, F 9/30/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
MINNESPOLIS, MN:     The Twins opened their season-ending series with the Tigers by scoring a 7-3 Friday night MetroDome win.     The contest was tight, Minny up 3-2/B-8...
WSOX WIN DIVISION BY DEFEATING DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 2, Th 9/29/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The 13,494 fans who showed-up for the Tigers 2005 home finale saw a division-clinching win. However, a large portion of those vocal patrons traveled-in from the...
WHITE SOX TOP TIGERS, NEAR PLAYOFFS.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 2, W 9/28/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       After dropping the first two in a 4-game Downtown Detroit series, the White Sox blasted their way out of their slump and beat the Tigers 8-2 Wednesday evening....
RED WINGS SOAR OVER SICKLY BJs.....RED WINGS 9, Columbus 0, W 9/28/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The flu-bug bit the Columbus Blue Jackets so bad the team had to have its locker room evacuated to be disinfected. Those BJs still healthy enough to play were o...
AVS EDGE WINGS.....Colorado 2, RED WINGS 1, T 9/27/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
DENVER, CO:     The Avalanche got by the Red Wings 2-1 in a Tuesday exhibition.     The Detroit active roster was comprised mainly of players who are expected to assigned...
TIGERS WIN 4TH IN A ROW.....TIGERS 3, Chicago WSox 2, T 9/27/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers made it two consecutive 1-R wins over AL-Central leading Chicago, getting by the White Sox 3-2 Tuesday evening in Downtown Detroit.      ...
TIGERS STALL WSOX TITLE BID.....TIGERS 4, Chicago WSox 3, M 9/26/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Although they were in a September swoon, the White Sox had reason to believe their bid for the AL-Central title would encounter little resistance in a 4-game seri...
DRAPES DOWNS DALLAS.....RED WINGS 4, Dallas 2, S 9/25/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings completed an exhibition, home-&-home weekend sweep over Dallas by defeating the Stars 4-2 Sunday at JLA.     Kris Draper scored a pair...
RUBBER GAME ROMP.....TIGERS 8, Seattle 1, S 9/25/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers won their second straight, taking 2-of-3 from slumping Seattle in a weekend Downtown Detroit series. The Tigs won 8-1 in a Sunday matinee.   ...
TIGERS END LATEST SKID.....TIGERS 7, Seattle 1, Sa 9/24/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:      The Tigers ended their 8-game losing streak by slugging past Seattle 7-1 at Comerica Park on Saturday night.     Chris Shelton, Craig Monroe, Ca...
CFB, Wk-4.....Sa 9/24/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
@ CHAMPAIGN, IL:     Michigan State maulled Illinois 61-14 Saturday to roll to a 4-&-0 start for the first time since 1999.     It was a record-setting Spartan day. QBack Dre...
MARINERS SINK TIGERS.....Seattle 2, TIGERS 1, F 9/23/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers began their final 2005 homestand with their 8th straight loss, a 2-1 defeat vs Seattle on Friday night.       Jose Lopez doubled to lead-o...
WINGS WIN IN BIG D.....RED WINGS 3, Dallas 2, F 9/23/05 [ 10-03-2005 ]
DALLAS, TX:     The Red Wings concluded a two-game exhibition road trip with a 3-2 win vs the Stars in Dallas on Friday.     The Red Wings took a 3-0 lead, then held-on f...
JACKETS EDGE WINGS.....Columbus 3, RED WINGS 2 (OT), Th 9/22/05 [ 10-02-2005 ]
COLUMBUS, OH:     The Blue Jackets edged the Red Wings 3-2 in overtime in Columbus in a Thursday exhibition duel between two NHL goaltending prospects.     Pascal Leclair...
PPG BY LIDSTROM TOPS AVS IN OT.....RED WINGS 3, Colorado 2 (OT), W 9/21/05 [ 09-21-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The game's only power-play goal came off the stick of Red Wing defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom as Detroit defeated Colorado 3-2 in an overtime exhibition contest We...
ON A ROLL ROYALS COMPLETE SWEEP OF TIGERS.....Kansas City 4, TIGERS 3, W 9/21/05 [ 09-21-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       Looking to avoid a second consecutive 100-loss season and third in four years the Kansas City Royals must win-out to finish the 2005 schedule.     ...
TRAM CAN'T WATCH AS TIGERS LOSE TWICE.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 4, Gm1...&...KC 4, TIGERS 2, Gm2, T 9/20/05 [ 09-21-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The sorry Tigers sank to the lowest point of the season so far, getting swept in a Tuesday twi-night doubleheader at Kansas City by MLB's worst team.  ...
WINGS BACK ON ICE & DATSYUK WILL RETURN.....Tampa Bay 5, RED WINGS 3, M 9/19/05 [ 09-20-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The Red Wings were back at The Joe against a visiting foe for the first time in 16 months. The defending Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning defeated Detro...
ROYALS RAP TIGERS.....Kansas City 10, TIGERS 4, M 9/19/05 [ 09-20-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The MLB worst KC Royals banged out 18 basehits off five Tiger pitchers to score a 10-4 win Monday night in the opener of a four- game Kauffman Stadium series....
HALOS TAKE 3-of-4 FROM TIGERS.....Los Angeles (AL) 5, TIGERS 3, S 9/19/05 [ 09-19-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     The Tigers dropped a season-low 14-under-500 in losing Sunday at Anaheim Stadium 5-3.     The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim took 3-of-4 from Detroit, and...
BEARS EMBARRASS LIONS.....Chicago 38, LIONS 6, S 9/18/05 [ 09-19-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Lions QBack Joey Harrington threw an interception to Chicago's Ian Scott on the first possession of the game setting up the first score of the contest by Chicago....
ANGELS TOP TIGERS AGAIN.....Los Angeles (AL) 3, TIGERS 1, Sa 9/17/05 [ 09-18-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim scored their second consecutive late rally win over the Tigers Saturday night. The Halos used a 3-R/B-8th to get by Detroit 3-1....
CFB, Wk-3.....Sa 9/17/05 [ 09-17-2005 ]
@ SOUTH BEND, IN:       Michigan State escaped the shadow of the Golden Dome with a 44-41 overtime win over Notre Dame on Saturday.       MSU TBack Jason Teague, suspended j...
ANGELS EDGE TIGERS IN TWELVE.....Los Angeles (AL) 7, TIGERS 6 (12-INN), F 9/16/05 [ 09-17-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     The Angels executed in the B-12th to squeek out a 7-6 win over the Tigers late Friday night in a game which ended after 2am/Sat eastern time.     The Ti...
GRANDERSON SHINES IN WEST COAST WIN.....TIGERS 8, Los Angeles (AL) 6, Th 9/15/05 [ 09-16-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:       Curtis Granderson couldn't hit it out of the ballpark, so he ran all the way around the bases for an inside-the-park homer. Shortly thereafter, Granderson made su...
TIGERS SALVAGE HOMESTAND FINALE.....TIGERS 4, Minnesota 2, W 9/14/05 [ 09-14-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Like Monday & Tuesday nights, the Tigers took a lead, then watched Minnesota come back to tie the game. In Wednesday's matinee, however, the Tigs managed to sco...
RADKE BREEZES PAST TIGERS.....Minnesota 9, TIGERS 3, T 9/13/05 [ 09-13-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger tamer Brad Radke needed just 73 pitches over 7-INN to go 7-&-0 lifetime at Comerica Park. Radke (W, 9-11) pitched the Twins to their second consecutive D...
TIGER WIN STREAK ENDS AT TWO.....Minnesota 2, TIGERS 1, M 9/12/05 [ 09-13-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Two struggling ballclubs opened a 3-game Downtown Detroit series Monday night as the Twins edged the Tigers 2-1.       The Tigs had won two straight,...
LIONS FRUSTRATE PACKERS.....LIONS 17, Green Bay 3, S 9/11/05 [ 09-12-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       For the first time in Bret Favre's Green Bay starting career the Packers were held to a mere 3-points. The Lions won their third consecutive regular-season  a...
TIGERS ROMP OVER ROYALS.....TIGERS 14, Kansas City 4, S 9/11/05 [ 09-12-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers broke open a tie ballgame in the middle innings to post a 14-4 Sunday matinee win and take the rubber game of a 3-game, weekend series with the MLB-w...
CFB, Wk-2.....Sa 9/10/05 [ 09-11-2005 ]
@ ANN ARBOR:       Notre Dame dominated Michigan in a 17-10 contest which ended UM's 16-game home winning streak at The Big House.       The Irish got a pair of 1st-H, 5-yard...
PENA BLAST EDGES ROYALS.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 3, Sa 9/10/05 [ 09-11-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Almost ignored on the second college football Saturday of the season was the Tiger 4-3 home win over Kansas City to snap a 9-game losing skid.     Ca...
TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Kansas City 12, TIGERS 2, F 9/9/05 [ 09-10-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     MLB's worst team tamed the tailspinning Tigers Friday night as Kansas City took a 7-0/T-4th lead and cruised to a 12-2 Downtown Detroit win.     The Ti...
TRIBE TOMMY-HAWKS ANOTHER TRIO OF TATERS.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 2, Th 9/8/05 [ 09-09-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     In a rain-out make-up game late Thursday afternoon at Jacobs Field the Indians doubled-up the Tigers 4-2.     After sweeping a Labor Day through Wednes...
SABATHIA DOMINATES AS HOMER HAPPY WAHOOS SWEEP SINKING TIGERS.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 1, W 9/7/05 [ 09-07-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       C.C. Sabathia mowed down the inept Tiger hitters, his Tribe teammates hit a trio of homeruns, and the Indians completed a 3-game sweep in Downtown Detroit. &n...
INDIANS HOMER PAST TIGERS.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS 1, T 9/6/05 [ 09-07-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tiger tumble to the abyss below the .500-mark has reached double-digit proportions. Tuesday evening in Downtown Detroit the Indians topped the Tigers 6-1 to...
FRUSTRATION & FREE-FALL.....Cleveland 2, TIGERS 0, M 9/5/05 [ 09-05-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tiger bats remained impotent in Detroit's second 2-0 shutout loss in as many days, topped by two different teams in two different cities.       A...
GARLAND PITCHES WSOX TO SWEEP OVER TIGERS.....Chicago WSox 2, TIGERS 0, S 9/4/05 [ 09-04-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Jon Garland ended his slump by tossing a gem, a complete game shutout, as the White Sox blanked Detroit 2-0 Sunday afternoon to complete a 4-game South Side seri...
TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 2, Sa 9/3/05 [ 09-04-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Tigers dropped their third consecutive game in Chicago, losing 6-2 to the White Sox Saturday evening.     Detroit has now lost 8-of-10 games.  ...
CFB, Wk-1.....Sa 9/3/05 [ 09-04-2005 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:       Michigan State won its 7th consecutive home opener and made it 6-of-7 Ws in season openers by routing Kent State in a Saturday matinee at newly expanded Sp...
LIONS FINALLY WIN, BUT LOSE GARCIA.....LIONS 21, Buffalo 7, F 9/2/05 [ 09-03-2005 ]
BUFFALO, NY:       The Lions avoided a winless exhibition season by beating the Bills in Buffalo on Friday night, 21-7. However, Detroit lost back-up QBack Jeff Garcia, perhaps for...
SUN SWEEP SHOCK.....Connecticut 75, SHOCK 67, F 9/2/05 [ 09-03-2005 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:     The Connecticut Sun made it a 2-game sweep over the Detroit Shock in the opening round of the WNBA playoffs with a Friday night 75-67 win at the Mohegan Sun Aren...
SOX SLUG DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 9, TIGERS 1, F 9/2/05 [ 09-03-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The White Sox launched a trio of homeruns to support 3-hit pitching by three Chicago pitchers in a 9-1 win over the Tigers at The Cell on "Mullet Night" on Friday n...
OH, CONTRERAS.....Chicago WSox 12, TIGERS 3, Th 9/1/05 [ 09-02-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The White Sox had the best record in the majors for most of this season, took their lumps in August and returned home from dropping 3-of-4 in Texas to start Septemb...
SUN SHINE IN PLAYOFF OPENER.....Connecticut 73, SHOCK 62, W 8/31/05 [ 09-01-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock were ice cold to start the WNBA playoffs, got hot after halftime, but ran out of $3/gallon gas and lost to solar- powered Connecticut W...
TIGERS EDGE TRIBE.....TIGERS 4, Cleveland 3, W 8/31/05 [ 08-31-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers split a rain-shortened series in Cleveland, topping the playoff-hopeful Indians 4-3 Wednesday evening.       Both teams scored twice in th...
WET FEATHERS.....T 8/30/05 [ 08-30-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     Tuesday night's Tigers @ Cleveland Indians game was rained- out at Jacobs Field. No make-up date was immediately announced.     The Tigs & Tribe will c...
VISITORS RAM LIONS.....St. Louis 37, LIONS 13, M 8/29/05 [ 08-30-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       The last time the Lions were on "Monday Night Football" they were routed 35-Zip in a 2001 regular season game by St. Louis at the Pontiac Silverdome.    &n...
TRIBE OUT-THUMPS TIGERS.....Cleveland 10, TIGERS 8, M 8/29/05 [ 08-30-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Indians stayed viable in the AL-Wildcard race by posting a 10-8 win over the Tigers in the opening of a 3-game, Jacobs Field series on Monday night.  ...
RED SOX REVENGE.....Boston 11, TIGERS 3, S 8/28/05 [ 08-28-2005 ]
BOSTON, MA:     After having their 14 game, home winning streak snapped by Detroit on Saturday night, Sunday afternoon the Red Sox climbed right back in the Fenway Park saddle and r...
STREAKS SNAPPED IN TIGER FENWAY COMEBACK.....TIGERS 12, Boston 8, Sa 8/27/05 [ 08-28-2005 ]
BOSTON, MA:     Dmitri Young's Grand-Slam and Alan Trammell's ejection sparked a Tiger comeback from a 6-0 defecit in a 12-8 win over the Red Sox on Saturday night in Boston. &nbs...
NO MATTER.....Washington 76, SHOCK 67, Sa 8/27/05 [ 08-28-2005 ]
WASHINGTON DC:     The Mystic won both halves (41-36 & 35-31) in defeating the Shock 76-67 in the WNBA regular-season finale for both teams. Detroit & Washington posted identical 16...
BOSOX ROLL, TIGERS FADE.....Boston 9, TIGERS 8, F 8/26/05 [ 08-27-2005 ]
BOSTON, MA:       The Tigers hit four homers but lost at Fenway Park 9-8 Friday night as the Red Sox won their 14th consecutive home game.       The BoSox are a MLB best...
MAGIC NUMBER IS ONE.....SHOCK 55, Indiana 40, Th 8/25/05 [ 08-25-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock reduced their magic number to clinch the final WNBA Eastern Conference playoff spot to just one on Thursday, beating Indiana 55-40 at t...
SECOND STRAIGHT A's ROUT.....Oakland 11, TIGERS 1, Th 8/25/05 [ 08-25-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       When they first started wearing white shoes and winning championships the Oakland ballclub was known as "The Swingin' A's."       They're still weari...
BONDERMAN BATTERED & INJURED.....Oakland 9, TIGERS 2, W 8/24/05 [ 08-25-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Oakland lead-off man Mark Ellis hit the fourth pitch of the game 403-ft into the LField stands for his second career L-off dinger and his 4th-HR of the season....
ONE-TWO PUNCH SINKS A's TO THIRD.....TIGERS 4, Oakland 1, T 8/23/05 [ 08-24-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Nate Robertson & Carlos Pena led the Tigers to a 4-1 home win over Oakland Tuesday night in the opening of a 3-game series.       The victory tied a...
STING TO PLAYOFF HOPES.....Charlotte 56, SHOCK 49, T 8/23/05 [ 08-23-2005 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:     The Charlotte Sting have but two wins in their last 17 games (5-27 overall), but both are against Detroit. Tuesday the Sting stung the Shock's playoff hopes with...
WHITEWASH FOR WHITECAPS.....WEST MICHIGAN 3, Ft. Wayne 0, M 8/22/05 [ 08-23-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The first minor league game ever played at Comerica Park saw the Tigers' Single-A farm club post a shutout on Monday night. The Midwest LGE West Michigan Whitecap...
SHOCK CREEP CLOSER TO PLAYOFFS.....SHOCK 66, Washington 52, S 8/21/05 [ 08-21-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock took a major step toward securing a WNBA playoff spot by whipping the Washington Mystics 66-52 Sunday evening at the Palace.   &...
BENGALS BOMBARD BLUE JAYS FOR SWEEP.....TIGERS 17, Toronto 6, S 8/21/05 [ 08-21-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took a 7-0/B-1st lead and never looked back, building a 15-0/B-6th advantage before scoring a season-high 17-R in a 17-6 Sunday matinee win over the...
TIGS TOP T-O IN 13.....TIGERS 3, Toronto 2 (13-INN), Sa 8/20/05 [ 08-21-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers won for the 6th time in 7 games and improved to 8-&-2 in extra inning affairs as they edged Toronto 3-2 in 13-INN on Saturday night in Downtown Detro...
BRAYLON BEATS LIONS.....Cleveland 21, LIONS 13, Sa 8/20/05 [ 08-21-2005 ]
FORD FIELD:       Charles Rogers had a touchdown catch to put the home team ahead & Braylon Edwards had a TD reception to give the visitors the win.       No, it wasn't M...
SHOCK LOSE IN LA.....Los Angeles 74, SHOCK 67, F 8/19/05 [ 08-20-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Detroit Shock and Los Angeles Sparks are both battling to reach the WNBA playoffs. LA needed the game just a bit more than Detroit did, and late night Frid...
PENA'S RETURN IMPRESSIVE.....TIGERS 9, Toronto 5, F 8/19/05 [ 08-20-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Last week in Toronto the Blue Jays used homerun power to win three straight games from Detroit after the Tigers had won the 12-INN opener of the 4-game series....
BENGAL BATS BATTER BOOMER.....TIGERS 6, Boston 5, W 8/17/05 [ 08-18-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The roller coaster season continued for the Tigers Wednesday afternoon in a 6-5 win over the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park. Suddenly, somehow, the Tigers have w...
SHOCK ARE SUNK IN SECOND HALF.....Phoenix 58, SHOCK 51, T 8/16/05 [ 08-17-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:     The Detroit Shock shot a pathetic 28.3% from the field and yielded a 3-P (36-33) halftime lead at Phoenix Tuesday night. Out-scored 25-15 after intermission, the Sh...
BULLPEN FAILURE.....Boston 10, TIGERS 7 (10-INN), T 8/16/05 [ 08-17-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger starter Nate Robertson gave up just 2-R on 2-H over 8-INN and only 90 pitches Tuesday night. Tiger MGR Alan Trammell elected to go to his bullpen in the T...
TIGS SHELL SCHILLING.....TIGERS 7, Boston 6, M 8/15/05 [ 08-16-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Two days ago the vultures were swirling around over the head of MGR Alan Trammell and the slumping Tigers. Three consecutive 1-run wins later, two after Tram su...
TIGS SWEEP INEPT ROYALS.....TIGERS 8, Kansas City 7 (Gm1); TIGERS 1, K-C 0 (Gm2), S 8/14/05 [ 08-15-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers had to wait through two days of Kansas City rain to play the Royals, but the wait was worth it. Detroit swept a Sunday doubleheader by 8-7 & 1-0 sc...
SHOCK STUN STARS.....SHOCK 60, San Antonio 59, Sa 8/13/05 [ 08-14-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:     The Detroit Shock continued their late playoff push by coming away from San Antonio with a 60-59 Saturday night victory.     The game featured 9 lea...
RAINS ON SLUMPS.....TIGERS @ Kansas City, PPD, Sa 8/13/05 [ 08-13-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers and Royals were rained-out Saturday for the second consecutive evening at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City.     Saturday night's wash-out w...
JOEY PERFECT IN LION LOSS.....NY Jets 10, LIONS 3, F 8/12/05 [ 08-13-2005 ]
NEW JERSEY MEADOWLANDS:     If signing free agent QBack Jeff Garcia during the off-season was supposed to light a fire under incumbant Q-B Joey Harrington, initial results are encou...
WET NITE.....TIGERS @ Kansas City, PPD, F 8/12/05 [ 08-12-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:       The Tigers' opener of a 3-game series at Kansas City was postponed by heavy rains at Kauffman Stadium Friday night. The game will be made- up as part of a Sep...
SHOCK WIN 3RD STRAIGHT.....SHOCK 72, Minnesota 66 (OT), Th 8/11/05 [ 08-12-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock concluded a perfect 3-&-0 homestand with a 72-66 overtime victory vs Minnesota, Thursday evening at the Palace.     At 13-&-14 the S...
NOSE DIVE.....Toronto 2, TIGERS 1, Th 8/11/05 [ 08-11-2005 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     Jeremy Bonderman threw a 4-hit complete game at Toronto, yet still lost a 2-1 Thursday matinee as the Tiger slump deepened.     Bonderman walked lead-of...
WALK-OFF JAYS.....Toronto 4, TIGERS 3, W 8/9/05 [ 08-11-2005 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     For the second consecutive game the Blue Jays homered their way past the slumping Tigers, this time in walk-off fashion, 4-3 Wednesday night at Rogers Centre. &n...
JAYS HOMER PAST DETROIT.....Toronto 6, TIGERS 4, T 8/9/05 [ 08-10-2005 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     When the Tigers became AL Wildcard contenders at four games back they quickly collapsed and fell 6-games under the .500-mark. The Blue Jays remain a fringe wildcar...
PAYBACK WIN.....SHOCK 71, Charlotte 64, T 8/9/05 [ 08-10-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock gained a revenge win over the Charlotte Sting, 71-64 Tuesday night at the Palace.     The Sting had stung Detroit's playoff...
TIGERS EDGE JAYS IN TWELVE.....TIGERS 9, Toronto 8 (12-INN), M 8/8/05 [ 08-09-2005 ]
TORONTO, ONT:       The Tigers had to go three extra innings to end their three game losing streak, topping Toronto 9-8 in 12-INN on Monday at Rogers Centre.       Detro...
SHOCK COMEBACK TO BEAT LIBERTY.....SHOCK 72, New York 67, S 8/7/05 [ 08-08-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock snapped their latest 2-game winning streak to defeat New York 72-67 on Sunday evening at the Palace. Having concluded their season seri...
SURGING INDIANS SWEEP SLUMPING TIGERS.....Cleveland 6, TIGERS5, S 8/7/05 [ 08-07-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       A month ago Cleveland beat the Tigers to knock Detroit a season- low 6-games below the .500-mark. Sunday the Indians did it again, only this time it appears th...
INDIANS DOUBLE-UP DETROIT.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 2, Sa 8/6/05 [ 08-07-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Jake Westbrook reverted to form and Cleveland topped Detroit 4-2 Saturday night at Comerica Park.       Tough on the Tigers in 2004 (2-&-0), Westbroo...
CHARLOTTE STINGS DETROIT IN OVERTIME.....Charlotte 82, SHOCK (2OT), Sa 8/6/05 [ 08-07-2005 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:       A second half surge and a determined effort through a pair of overtimes ended a franchise-record, 10-game losing streak by the Sting. Charlotte posted an 82-73...
9 RUN INNING DOOMS DETROIT.....Cleveland 9, TIGERS 6, F 8/5/05 [ 08-06-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Nate Robertson and the Tigers led C.C. Sabathia and the Indians 1-0 in a pitching duel through 5-INN Friday night. Robertson couldn't retire a batter in the T-...
DOUGLASS OUT-DOES FELIX PHENOM.....TIGERS 3, Seattle 1, Th 8/4/05 [ 08-05-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Tiger find Sean Douglass tossesd his best game since joining Detroit in June and the Tigers topped Seattle 3-1 Thursday afternoon to win the rubber game of a 3-ga...
TIGS OUT-HIT M's.....TIGERS 10, Seattle 7, W 8/3/05 [ 08-04-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers took an early lead and held on to out-score Seattle, beating the Mariners 10-7 Wednesday night at Comerica Park.       The win ended a 5-g...
M's RALLY TO TOP TIGERS.....Seattle 4, TIGERS 1, T 8/2/05 [ 08-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       An undermanned Mariners pitching staff limited the Tigers to a lone run and Seattle used a 3-R/T-8th to defeat Detroit 4-3 Tuesday night at Comerica Park. &nb...
SWOOPES SINKS SHOCK.....Houston 62, SHOCK 61, T 8/2/05 [ 08-03-2005 ]
HOUSTON, TX:     A Sheryl Swoopes 12-foot jumper with 23-sec remaining ruined a determined Detroit comeback bid as Houston edged the Shock 62-61 Tuesday night.     The...
TIGERS TRADE, THEN LOSE AGAIN.....Oakland 5, TIGERS 2, S 7/31/05 [ 08-01-2005 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     Before the ballgame the Tigers raised the white flag and surrendered the season by trading their closer for a pair of prospects. It's no small wonder Detroit then w...
SHOCK SECOND HALF RALLY FOILS PHOENIX.....SHOCK 66, Phoenix 63, S 7/31/05 [ 08-01-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Detroit Shock made their only home game in a 6-game span count, overcoming a 17-P defecit to defeat the Phoenix Mercury 66-63 on Sunday.   ...
PAYTON SLAM GETS PUDGE THUMBED.....Oakland 9, TIGERS 5, Sa 7/30/05 [ 07-31-2005 ]
OAKLAND, CA:     Nate Robertson retired the first 9 hitters he faced, but it all went sour in a 6-R/B-4th and Oakland topped the Tigers 9-5 in a Saturday matinee.     Hi...
SHOCK DIM SUN.....SHOCK 75, Connecticut 66, Sa 7/30/05 [ 07-31-2005 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:     The Detroit Shock shocked the Connecticut fans by handing the Sun their first home court loss of the season, 75-66 on Saturday.     The Sun had won al...
A's GO UP EARLY, TOP TIGERS.....Oakland 8, TIGERS 4, F 7/29/05 [ 07-30-2005 ]
OAKLAND, CA:       The Oakland A's took an early 7-1 lead to defeat the Detroit Tigers 8-4 late Friday night at McAfee Coliseum.       The loss was the first of the seaso...
MOYER & SEXON SINK TIGERS.....Seattle 9, TIGERS 3, W 7/27/05 [ 07-28-2005 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     Junkballer Jamie Moyer threw well into his final inning and Richie Sexon belted a pair of homeruns to give the Mariners at a 9-3 win over Detroit late night Wednesd...
50-50 TIGERS TOP M's ON D-Y DINGER.....TIGERS 8, Seattle 5, T 7/26/05 [ 07-27-2005 ]
SEATTLE, WA:       Dmitri Young tied a career-high with had 5-RBIs, including the go- ahead 3rHR which gave the Tigers an 8-5 win at Seattle late Tuesday night.       Th...
M'S LATE RALLY TOPS DETROIT.....Seattle 5, TIGERS 3, M 7/25/05 [ 07-26-2005 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     The Mariners snapped a 3-all tie with a pair of B-7th runs to beat the Tigers 5-3 as Detroit started a 6-game, west coast road trip critical to their wildcard hopes...
MONARCH MAUL SHOCK.....Sacramento 91, SHOCK 51, S 7/24/05 [ 07-25-2005 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:     Even though playing without their leading scorer DeMya Walker, the Sacramento Monarchs still ran up the score on the slumping Detroit Shock, 91-51 at Arco Arena...
BATS & BONDERMAN BEAT TWINS.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 2, S 7/24/05 [ 07-24-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Jeremy Bonderman turned in another strong starting performance and was supported by a 13 hit Tiger attack as the Tigs topped the Twins 5-2 Sunday afternoon to w...
TIGERS & TWINS SPLIT TWINBILL.....TIGERS 2, Minnesota 1 (Gm1) & Minnesota 5, TIGERS 2 (Gm2), Sa 7/23/05 [ 07-24-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers and Twins split a Saturday day-night doubleheader at Comerica Park on Saturday, keeping their 5-game series even so far at 2-2.       D...
SEATTLE SINKS SHOCK.....Seattle 74, SHOCK 71, Sa 7/23/05 [ 07-24-2005 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     In a west coast match-up of the last two WNBA champions, Seattle defeated Detroit 74-71 Saturday. The Storm posted their 4th straight win while the Shock lost for t...
CAREER NITE FOR MONROE.....TIGERS 12, Minnesota 6, F 7/22/05 [ 07-23-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Craig Monroe had a career contest to pace the Tigers past the Twins, 12-6 Friday night at Comerica Park.     Monroe came off a miserable batting practi...
TWINS TOPPLE TIGERS.....Minnesota 10, TIGERS 5, Th 7/21/05 [ 07-22-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Twins and Tigers opened a 5-game Comerica Park series Thursday evening and Detroit bumbled its way to a 10-5 loss.     Four Tiger errors, three wil...
SHOCK SNAP SLUMP.....SHOCK 66, Connecticut 57, W 7/20/05 [ 07-21-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     It was a Wednesday matinee, but the Detroit Shock out-shone the Connecticut Sun, 66-57 at the Palace.     The win ended a 3-game Detroit losin...
TIGERS TAME DAY-TRIPPER.....TIGERS 8, Chicago WSox 6, W 7/20/05 [ 07-21-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The bad news is Kyle Farnsworth suffered his first blown save since becoming the new Tiger closer. The good news is Craig Dingman got his first MLB save in four y...
BONDERMAN STOPS SOX.....TIGERS 7, Chicago WSox 1, T 7/19/05 [ 07-20-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Jeremy Bonderman played stopper again, hurling a 3-hitter over 8-INN, to lead the Tigers to a 7-1 win over the White Sox in Chicago Tuesday night.     ...
SOX SOCK DETROIT BULLPEN.....Chicago WSox 7, TIGERS 5, M 7/18/05 [ 07-19-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The CField scoreboard fireworks triggerman worked overtime in the final two White Sox at-bats as the South Siders scored 6-R on 4-HR to top the Tigers 7-5 Monday...
GOLD CUP WINNER.....S 7/17/05 [ 07-18-2005 ]
DETROIT RIVER:       The 101st APBA Gold Cup race on the Detroit riverfront had several firsts and an upset winner.       David Bartush of Bloomfield Hills bought a boat...
BASEBRAWL WHITEWASH.....Kansas City 5, TIGERS 0, S 7/17/05 [ 07-18-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Kansas City scored three times in the T-1st, once more in the T-2nd and added an insurance marker in the T-9th in posting a 5-0 win over the Tigers Sunday after...
INDY SWEEPS SHOCK.....Indiana 59, SHOCK 58, S 7/17/05 [ 07-18-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Indiana Fever completed a home-and-home series sweep over the Shock, defeating Detroit 59-58 at the Palace on Sunday.     It was the third...
INGE'S HOT BAT BESTS ROYALS.....TIGERS 5, Kansas City 3, Sa 7/16/05 [ 07-17-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Brandon Inge had a trio of RBIs and Kyle Farnsworth three consecutive punch-outs as the Tigers topped Kansas City for the second straight night at Comerica Park...
TAMIKA TOPS SHOCK.....Indiana 62, SHOCK 57, F 7/15/05 [ 07-16-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Their 4-&-0 start to this WNBA season now just a memory, the Detroit Shock lost for the 8th time in their last 10 games on Friday night in Indiana. The Fever d...
TIGER RELIEVERS KO KC.....TIGERS 4, Kansas City 1, F 7/15/05 [ 07-16-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Tiger relievers Fernando Rodney & Kyle Farnsworth combined to strike-out nine Kansas City hitters over the final 4-INN to preserve a 4-1 Detroit win over the R...
STAIRS SLAMS KAYCEE TO WIN.....Kansas City 12, TIGERS 9, Th 7/14/05 [ 07-15-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Matt Stairs homered twice and matched his career high for RBIs (6) to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 12-9 win over the Tigers Thursday night as the post-All-S...
SHOCK WITNESS RECORD.....Minnesota 71, SHOCK 61, W 7/13/05 [ 07-13-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Detroit Shock began the post-WNBA All-Star break the way they entered it, still in a deep slump. The Shock lost a Wednesday matinee at Minnesota 71-61 to su...
AL STREAK CONTINUES.....AL 7, NL 5, T 7/12/05 [ 07-13-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The American League stretched its All-Star unbeaten streak to 8-0-&-1 with a 7-5 win over the National League at Comerica Park on Tuesday night.     T...
DEEP INTO THE NIGHT.....M 7/11/05 [ 07-12-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Ever since Detroit was awarded the 2005 MLB All-Star Game critics both at home and around the baseball world wondered how the annual pre-All-Star "Home Run Derby"...
JACONSEN BIRDS WAY TO WIN.....S 7/10/05 [ 07-11-2005 ]
TPC of DEARBORN:     Peter Jacobsen made two late, key birdie putts to clinch victory in the Ford Senior Players Championship on Sunday at the TPC.     Jacobsen made a 14...
BRIGHT STARS IN TIGER FUTURE.....World 4, US 0, S 7/10/05 [ 07-11-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Tiger prospects Justin Verlander & Joel Zumaya each tossed a scoreless INN but couldn't keep the US from dropping a 4-0 decision to the World squad in the "Future...
TIGERS ENTER BREAK ON UP-TICK.....TIGERS 9, Tampa Bay 4, S 7/10/05 [ 07-11-2005 ]
ST. PETERSBERG, FL:     The Tigers rallied from an early 3-1 defecit to score a 9-4 win at Tampa Bay Sunday afternoon and enter the All-Star break winning 5-of-6.     Af...
DETROIT'S NOLAN TOP STAR.....WNBA West 122, WNBA East 99, Sa 7/9/05 [ 07-10-2005 ]
UNCASVILLE, CT:       The highest scoring WNBA All-Star Game ever had the same conclusion as the West beat the East 122-99 to go 6-&-0 in the mid-season event.       Four...
WALK-OFF LOSS.....Tampa Bay 5, TIGERS 4, Sa 7/9/05 [ 07-10-2005 ]
ST. PETE, FL:       The Tiger hopes of entering the All-Star break back at the .500-mark ended abruptly Saturday night in a 5-4/B-9th loss at Tampa Bay.       After recor...
MONROE POUNDS D-RAYS.....TIGERS 7, Tampa Bay 3, F 7/8/05 [ 07-09-2005 ]
ST. PETE, FL:       The saga of "No Luck Nate" Robertson continued Friday night under the Sun Dome.       A victim of poor run support most of this season, Robertson s...
TIGERS TOPPLE T-BAY.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 4, Th 7/7/05 [ 07-08-2005 ]
ST. PETE, FL:     The Tigers won their third straight and handed the Devil Rays a season-low 9th consecutive loss with a 6-4 decision Thursday night at Tampa Bay.     Th...
SHOCK GET EVEN.....SHOCK 76, Washington 62, Th 7/7/05 [ 07-08-2005 ]
WASHINGTON, DC:     The Detroit Shock stopped a 2-game losing skid and got back to the .500-mark at 7-&-7 on the WNBA season with a Thursday 76-62 road win at Washington.   &...
BONDERMAN CLIPS CLEVELANDERS.....TIGERS 7, Cleveland 3, W 7/6/05 [ 07-07-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     Jeremy Bonderman's specialty this year has been in the "stopper" role, often giving the Tigers a victory after a loss. Wednesday at Jacobs Field, Bonderman became...
TIGS EDGE TRIBE.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 2, T 7/5/05 [ 07-06-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers had a 3-R/T-3rd and hung on to defeat the Indians 3-2 Tuesdaqy night at Jacobs Field. It ended a 4-game Detroit losing skid and gave the Tigs just thei...
COMET FLASHES PAST DETROIT.....Houston 75, SHOCK 66, T 7/5/05 [ 07-06-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock placed four players on the WNBA Eastern Conference team, but are playing like anything but stars. The Shock sagged in the 2nd-H and lo...
TRIBE THUMPERS TAKE TWINBILL AS TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....M 7/4/05 [ 07-05-2005 ]
JACOBS FIELD, CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers dropped a Fourth of July day/night doubleheader to the Indians in Cleveland by 9-3 & 6-0 scores. The double defeats extended the latest...
SHORT, NOT SWEET.....NY Yankees 1, TIGERS 0, S 7/3/05 [ 07-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       "No Luck Nate" Robertson always seems to pitch when the anemic Tiger offense is at its worst. Sunday was no exception. Robertson gave up one lone run in a compl...
LATE N-Y RALLY.....NY Yankees 8, TIGERS 4, Sa 7/2/05 [ 07-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Yankees overcame a 4-1 defecit with 7 unanswered runs to top the Tigers 8-4 Saturday night in Downtown Detroit.     Slumping NY batter Bernie Willi...
TIGER LONGBALL BEATS BOMBERS.....TIGERS 10, NY Yankees 2, F 7/1/05 [ 07-02-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       After scrapping to score runs in a 3-game series sweep loss to the MLB-best Chicago White Sox, the Tigers unloaded the longball attack on future Hall-of-Famer R...
SHOCK SLUMP DEEPENS.....Sacramento 80, SHOCK 63, F 7/1/05 [ 07-02-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock slump continued with an 80-63 home court defeat to Sacramento on Friday night.     The Shock dropped to 2-&-6 in their last...
CLEAN SWEEP FOR WHITE SOX.....Chicago WSox 6, TIGERS 1, Th 6/30/05 [ 06-30-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       After a 2-hr, 4-min rain delay in Downtown Detroit it took Freddy Garcia just 2-hr, 8-min to throw a 6-1 complete game win for the White Sox over the Tigers in...
BIG HURT.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3 (13-INN), W 6/29/05 [ 06-30-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Oh-for-5 in the ballgame, Frank Thomas powdered a solo shot (#8) in the T-13th to give the Chicago White Sox a 4-3, 13-INN win at Comerica Park Wednesday night...
BUEHRLE BEATS BENGALS.....Chicago WSox 2, TIGERS 1, T 6/28/05 [ 06-29-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Mark Buehrle ran his record to 10-&-1 on the season as the Chicago White Sox edged the Tigers 2-1 Tuesday night in Downtown Detroit.     The Tigs opene...
D-BACKS BOUNCE BONDERMAN.....Arizona 13, TIGERS 7, S 6/26/05 [ 06-27-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:       The Diamondbacks ran up a 13-0 lead before defeating Detroit 13-7 at The BOB on Sunday.       In his first awful outing of the season, Tiger starter Je...
SHOCKING RECORD COMEBACK.....SHOCK 79, Los Angeles 73, S 6/26/05 [ 06-27-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock needed a record-setting performance to snap a 4-game losing streak, going an a 2nd-H surge to defeat Los Angeles 79-73 in a Palace Sund...
NEW TIGER GETS WIN.....TIGERS 5, Arizona 1, Sa 6/25/05 [ 06-26-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:     RHander Sean Douglass pitched well enough, long enough to win his Tiger debut and get his first big league victory since 2001 (with Baltimore) as Detroit beat Arizo...
NO HELP FOR MAROTH.....Arizona 2, TIGERS 1, F 6/24/05 [ 06-25-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:     Lefty Mike Maroth did it on the mound and at the plate but had little offensive support and the Tigers lost a 2-1 decision at Arizona Friday night.    ...
SHOCK CONTINUE SKID.....Washington 69, SHOCK 55, F 6/24/05 [ 06-25-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     A night after the Pistons lost game seven of the NBA Finals at San Antonio, the Shock failed to bring joy to the Palace. The Shock returned home from a w...
CHAMPS AGAIN (THEM).....San Antonio 81, PISTONS 74, Th 6/23/05 [ 06-24-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:       Dory Funk Jr., Terry Funk & Kerry Von Erich were all world champions from Texas who wore their gold belts with well-deserved pride. It's unlikely Rasheed Wall...
SILVA ENDS TWINS SKID.....Minnesota 6, TIGERS 2, Th 6/23/05 [ 06-23-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Jeremy Bonderman & Nate Robertson threw complete game wins for the Tigers at Minnesota on Tuesday & Wednesday nights. Carlos Silva of the Twins returned the...
TIGERS TOP TWINS AGAIN.....TIGERS 8, Minnesota 1, W 6/22/05 [ 06-23-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The night started poorly for Nate Robertson and the Tigers, but ended in an 8-1 laugher over the Twins in Minneapolis.       Facing the second batt...
NOT DONE YET.....PISTONS 95, San Antonio 86, T 6/21/05 [ 06-22-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:       The defending NBA World Champion Detroit Pistons are not ready to give up their title belts just yet. A determined Detroit squad played close for three quarte...
BONDERMAN TOPS TWINS.....TIGERS 7, Minnesota 2, T 6/21/05 [ 06-22-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Jeremy Bondrerman tossed a gem at the MetroDome Tuesday night, getting both his third career MLB complete game and his first ever win in the HHH HomerDome. The...
BIG SHOT BOB BESTS MR. BIG SHOT.....San Antonio 96, PISTONS 95 (OT), S 6/19/05 [ 06-20-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     "Mr. Big Shot" Chauncey Billups scored a game-high 34-P, but "Big Shot Bob" Horry hit 21-P, all from the final second in the 3rd-Qtr through the overtim...
LONGBALL WIN.....TIGERS 10, San Francisco 8 (10-INN), S 6/19/05 [ 06-20-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       "Let's play ten!"       That variation of H-of-Famer Ernie Banks' "Let's play two" doubleheader phrase should be the Tiger battle cry.    &nbs...
TIGS JOLT G-MEN.....TIGERS 8, San Francisco 2, Sa 6/18/05 [ 06-20-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Trailing 0-2 before ever coming to bat, the Tigers then scored 8 unsnswered runs to beat San Francisco 8-2 Saturday night before 38,461 in Downtown Detroit. It...
SUN SHINE.....Connecticut 73, SHOCK 63, Sa 6/18/05 [ 06-20-2005 ]
HARTFORD, CT:     The Detroit Shock concluded a winless 3-game road trip while Connecticut posted a franchise record 7th consecutive victory as the Sun beat the Shock 73-63 on Satur...
TIGER WIN STREAK KOed.....San Francisco 4, TIGERS 0, F 6/17/05 [ 06-18-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     "No-Luck" Nate Robertson met slumping Jason Schmidt in Friday's Downtown Detroit mound match-ups. San Francisco defeated the Tigers 4-0 in the opener of a 3-game,...
OUTSTANDING.....PISTONS 102, San Antonio 71, Th 6/16/05 [ 06-17-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons out-classed the Spurs Thursday night at the Palace as Detroit blew-out San Antonio by 31-P, 102-71 to tie the NBA Finals at 2-2.   &nb...
SAN DIEGO SWEEP.....TIGERS 3, San Diego 1, Th 6/16/05 [ 06-16-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     In a Thursday matinee quickie (2-hrs, 2-mins) the Tigers completed their first home, 3-game sweep in a year with a 3-1 win over San Diego.     Tiger ac...
SHOCK SUNK IN OVERTIME.....Indiana 79, SHOCK 75 (OT), W 6/15/05 [ 06-16-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Detroit Shock lost for the third time in four games, dropping a 79-75 OT decision at Indiana on Wednesday to fall to 5-&-3 overall.     The Feve...
STREAK STOPPERS.....TIGERS 8, San Diego 2, W 6/15/05 [ 06-16-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Mike Maroth won for the first time in more than a month while Adam Eaton lost for the first time in exactly two months as Detroit downed San Diego 8-2 Wednesday e...
HOME COURT HOLDS.....PISTONS 96, San Antonio 79, T 6/14/05 [ 06-15-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons played with desire & determination, like San Antonio did at home in the first two games, and therefore won game three of the NBA Finals 96-79...
TIGS OUTLAST PADS.....TIGERS 8, San Diego 4, T 6/14/05 [ 06-15-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     In the first Detroit meeting between the Tigers and Padres since the 1984 World Series, the Tigs doubled-up San Diego 8-4 Tuesday night at Comerica Park.  ...
SPURS DIG DETROIT AN 0-2 HOLE.....San Antonio 97, PISTONS 76, S 6/12/05 [ 06-13-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:     The defending NBA World Champion Pistons find themselves down 0-2 in this years Finals after dropping a 97-76 decision in San Antonio on Sunday night.  ...
B-Y-Ks TIGERS.....Colorado 7, TIGERS 3, S 6/12/05 [ 06-13-2005 ]
DENVER, CO:     Rockies starter B.Y. Kim got his first win of the year with a career- high 8-Ks as Colorado defeated Detroit 7-3 Sunday afternoon at Coors Field.     It...
LIBERTY EDGE SHOCK.....New York 72, SHOCK 69, S 6/12/05 [ 06-13-2005 ]
NYC, NY:     The New York Liberty defeated Detroit for the first time in three meetings this season, handing the Shock their second loss in three games, 72-69 on Sunday afternoon....
STOPPER.....TIGERS 6, Colorado 4, Sa 6/11/05 [ 06-12-2005 ]
DENVER, CO:       Jeremy Bonderman didn't pitch great, but did pitch good enough as the Tigers beat the Colorado Rockies 6-4 at Coors Field Saturday night.       Bonderm...
ROCKY START IN DENVER.....Colorado 2, TIGERS 0, F 6/10/05 [ 06-11-2005 ]
DENVER, CO:     Detroit's anemic offense suffered another indignity on Friday in Denver, a 2-0 shutout loss at hitter friendly Coors Field.     The Tigers lost for the 5t...
SHOCKING REBOUND.....SHOCK 69, Charlotte 55, F 6/10/05 [ 06-11-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock rebounded from their only WNBA defeat this season to romp past the Charlotte Sting 69-55 Friday night at the Palace. The win gives the...
MANU DEPRESSION.....San Antonio 84, PISTONS 69, Th 6/9/05 [ 06-10-2005 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:       The San Antonio Spurs ran away from the Detroit Pistons in the 2nd-H Thursday night at the SBC Center. The Spurs won game one of the NBA Finals, 84-69. &nbs...
STORM STOPS SHOCK.....Seattle 76, SHOCK 61, W 6/8/05 [ 06-09-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA Champion Seattle Storm beat the WNBA Champs of two seasons ago, ending this year's unbeaten streak by the Detroit Shock. Seattle beat...
DEAL MAKER & DREAM WEAVER.....Los Angeles Dodgers 3, TIGERS 1, W 6/8/05 [ 06-09-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     Former Tiger Jeff Weaver threw a gem on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium, defeating Detroit 3-1 in the rubber game of the 3-game interleague series.  ...
DETROIT DOUBLES-UP DODGERS.....TIGERS 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 4, T 6/7/05 [ 06-08-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Tigers scored six unanswered runs at the end to defeat the Dodgers in Los Angeles late night Tuesday, 8-4.     The decision snapped a 3-game Tig...
TIGS DUMPED BY DODGERS...Los Angeles Dodgers 5, TIGERS 3, M 6/6/05 [ 06-07-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Tigers took a 3-0 lead but lost their third straight game, 5-3 to the Dodgers at Los Angeles late Monday night.     Jeff Kent continued his hot-h...
HOT PISTON FINISH FINISHES HEAT.....PISTONS 88, Miami 82, M 6/6/05 [ 06-07-2005 ]
MIAMI, FL:       The poised Pistons closed the contest with a 10-3 run and beat the Heat in Miami, 88-82, as Detroit's defending NBA World Champions advanced to this year's NBA Fina...
BENGALS BOBBLE LOSS TO BIRDS.....Baltimore 6, TIGERS 2, S 6/5/05 [ 06-06-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers made three errors and several other misplays in a 6-2 Sunday matinee loss to Baltimore in Downtown Detroit.       Tiger starter Mike Marot...
PISTONS FORCE GAME SEVEN.....PISTONS 91, Miami 66, Sa 6/4/05 [ 06-05-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Dwayne Wade was a post warm-up scratch due to his sore rib, but Miami needed much more than Wade to overcome the determined Detroit Pistons on Saturday...
TIGERS SLAMMED.....Baltimore 14, TIGERS 7, Sa 6/4/05 [ 06-05-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers gave Wilfredo Ledezma a 3-0/B-1st lead and he couldn't hold it. Detroit then gave Ledezma a 7-3/B-3rd lead and, again, he couldn't hold it. Ledezma d...
ANOTHER TIGER COMEBACK.....TIGERS 5, Baltimore 3, F 6/3/05 [ 06-04-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     In what's becoming a team trait, the Tigers staged their third consecutive comeback win in beating Baltimore 5-3 to open a 3-game, weekend Comerica Park series F...
SHOCK STAY UNBEATEN.....SHOCK 68, New York 66 (OT), F 6/3/05 [ 06-04-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Detroit Shock shook off a 9-day rest and a poor first half to remain the WNBA's only unbeaten team (4-0) with a 68-66 overtime decision over the New...
PISTONS ARE ONE FROM DONE.....Miami 88, PISTONS 76, Th 6/2/05 [ 06-03-2005 ]
MIAMI, FL:     The Miami Heat hit stride early and coasted to an easy 88-76 win over the Pistons on Thursday night in South Florida to take a 3-2 lead in the NBA Eastern Conference...
TIGERS STAY UNBEATEN IN XTRA TIME.....TIGERS 6, Texas 5 (10-INN), Th 6/2/05 [ 06-02-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers remained perfect (5-0) in extra innings as they staged their second consecutive comeback win over the Texas Rangers on Thursday afternoon. The Tiger...
TIGERS END RANGERS STREAK.....TIGERS 6, Texas 4, W 6/1/05 [ 06-02-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers rallied with a 5-R/B-7th to defeat Texas 6-4 at Comerica Park Thursday evening. The Detroit decision ended the Rangers' 9-game winning streak, preventi...
PISTONS DEADLOCK MIAMI.....PISTONS 106, Miami 96, T 5/31/05 [ 06-01-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons went back to basics, went back "to work" and evened the NBA Eastern Conference Finals with Miami at 2-all with a 106-96 home court win Tuesda...
ROGERS ROLLS OVER TIGERS.....Texas 8, TIGERS 2, T 5/31/05 [ 06-01-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Texas topped the Tigers 8-2 Tuesday night in the opener of a 3-game Comerica Park series.       It was the 9th consecutive Rangers win, all by starti...
FOUL MOOD PISTONS FALL.....Miami 113, PISTONS 104, S 5/29/05 [ 05-30-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     For the second time in two PLoff series the Pistons trail 2-1 and for the second consecutive game the Miami Heat pulled out the win over the defending NB...
SWEEP IN CRABTOWN.....TIGERS 8, Baltimore 6, S 5/29/05 [ 05-30-2005 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers used a 6-R/T-8th to complete an 8-6 comeback win over the Orioles, and a 3-game weekend sweep over AL-East leading Baltimore at Camden Yards.  ...
TWO TIGER TATERS TOP TAILFEATHERS.....TIGERS 5, Baltimore 3, Sa 5/28/05 [ 05-28-2005 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:     For the second consecutive day the Tigers used a pair of homeruns to defeat the AL-East leading Orioles in Baltimore, this time 5-3 on Saturday.     Th...
LONGBALL & WHITE KNUCKLES.....TIGERS 4, Baltimore 3, F 5/27/05 [ 05-28-2005 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:       The Tigers snapped a 4-game losing skid by taking a 4-0 lead, then desperately hanging on to edge the AL-East leading Baltimore Orioles 4-3 Friday night at Camd...
BOMBERS BROOM BENGALS IN BRONX.....NY Yankees 4, TIGERS 3, Th 5/26/05 [ 05-27-2005 ]
BRONX, NYC, NY:     Last year's Tiger visit to New York City saw the Tigers score a sweep over the Yankees. This year's visit saw the Yankees return the favor.     The Ya...
WADE HOT FOR HEAT.....Miami 92, PISTONS 86, W 5/25/05 [ 05-26-2005 ]
MIAMI, FL:     The NBA Eastern Conference finals are even at 1-1 after Miami guard Dwayne Wade scored half of his game-high 40-P in the 4th-Qtr as the Heat beat the Pistons 92-86 W...
YANKEE ROLL CONTINUES...NY Yankees 4, TIGERS 2, W 5/25/05 [ 05-26-2005 ]
BRONX, NYC, NY:     Last season the Tigers swept their only visit to Yankee Stadium, but Detroit picked the wrong time to travel to the Big Apple this year.     After an...
TIGS BOMBED IN BRONX.....NY Yankees 12, TIGERS 3, T 5/24/05 [ 05-25-2005 ]
BRONX, NYC, NY:       The Bronx Bombers tied their Yankee Stadium home record with six homeruns in a Tuesday evening 12-3 clubbing of the Tigers. New York coasted after building an...
SHOCK STREAK TO FINISH.....SHOCK 74, San Antonio 65, T 5/24/05 [ 05-25-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Shock ran their WNBA record to 3-&-0 with a Tuesday evening home-court victory vs San Antonio, 74-65.     Up by 3-P at the half, 39-36, th...
PISTONS 1-UP.....PISTONS 90, Miami 81, M 5/23/05 [ 05-24-2005 ]
MIAMI, FL:     Playing like defending NBA World Champions the Pistons calmly put away the Heat late Monday night in Miami in game one of the Eastern Conference Finals.   &nbs...
COOPERSTOWN KIND TO TIGERS.....TIGERS 6, Boston 4, M 5/23/05 [ 05-24-2005 ]
COOPERSTOWN, NY:     The Tigers and defending World Series Champion Boston Red Sox toured the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum, then got together for an afternoon exhibition...
SHOCK GO 2-&-0.....SHOCK 78, New York 71, S 5/22/05 [ 05-22-2005 ]
NYC, NY:     The Detroit Shock got a second consecutive clutch performance from Deanna Nolan to go 2-&-0 on the weekend to open the WNBA season. Late Sunday afternoon in New York Ci...
HOMESTAND ENDS WET & LIMP.....Arizona 1, TIGERS 0, S 5/22/05 [ 05-22-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers concluded a disappointing 4-&-5 homestand still in a team batting slump as they lost the rubber game of a 3-game weekend set 1-0 to Arizona on Sunday...
ANOTHER OT WIN.....TIGERS 3, Arizona 2 (11-INN), Sa 5/21/05 [ 05-22-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Maybe the Tigers should play extra innings all the time.     Detroit improved to 4-&-0 in extra frames this season by getting a pair of runs in the B-1...
SHOCKING OPENER.....SHOCK 78, Connecticut Sun 67, Sa 5/21/05 [ 05-21-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     During the pause between the Detroit Pistons' second round PLoff series win over Indiana and the start of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals vs Miami, the...
WEBB GEM.....Arizona 6, TIGERS 2, F 5/20/05 [ 05-21-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Arizona's Brandon Webb flirted with a no-hitter and stayed perfect (6-0) with a 6-2 win over the Tigers at Comerica Park Friday night.     Webb didn't...
PISTONS ELIMINATE PACERS.....PISTONS 88, Indiana 79, Th 5/19/05 [ 05-20-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       Down 8-P early and by 7-P at halftime, the Pistons out-scored the Pacers 49-33 in the 2nd-H to beat Indiana 88-79 Thursday in Indianapolis, IN. The win gave...
RAYS SALVAGE FINALE.....Tampa Bay 6, TIGERS 2, Th 5/19/05 [ 05-19-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Tampa Bay took a 6-0 lead off "semi-emergency" Tiger starter Mike Maroth and held on to down Detroit 6-2 in a cloudy, sometimes wet Thursday matinee.   &nb...
EVEN AGAIN.....TIGERS 6, Tampa Bay 4, W 5/18/05 [ 05-19-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored a half dozen times in their first three at-bats, then hung on for a 6-4 win over Tampa Bay on Wednesday night at Comerica Park. The victory go...
PISTONS DOMINATE GAME FIVE.....PISTONS 86, Indiana 67, T 5/17/05 [ 05-18-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Down by 4-P in the 2nd-Qtr, the Pistons went on a 30-4 run from the 2nd--3rd/Qtrs and blew by the Indiana Pacers 86-67 at the Palace to take a 3-2 lead...
TIGS TOP TAMPA IN EXTRA TIME.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay 3 (11-INN), T 5/17/05 [ 05-18-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers tied in the B-9th, wasted an opportunity to win in the B-10th, then eeked-out a 4-3 win over Tampa Bay in the B-11th Tuesday night to open a 3-game D...
PISTONS ROLL TO EVEN SERIES.....PISTONS 89, Indiana 76, S 5/15/05 [ 05-17-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Pistons made three early turnovers and quickly fell behind 9-2, but just as quickly recovered to go on a 19-1 run and score a runaway 89-76 victory at Indi...
TIGERS LOSE PUDGE, D-Y & SERIES FINALE.....Los Angeles/Anaheim 9, TIGERS 3, S 5/15/05 [ 05-16-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers fell behind 9-0 by the M-4th and went on to lose the rubber game of a 3-game weekend set to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, 9-3 Sunday afternoon....
SPLITSVILLE.....Los Angeles/Anaheim 4, TIGERS 2 (Gm-1); TIGERS 3, LAA 2 (Gm-2), Sa 5/14/05 [ 05-15-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       A CoPa crowd of 33,380 (largest since pening Day) came early for "Kids Clinic" and many stayed late for a Tiger victory in the nightcap. Those who got the hando...
MILLER TIME.....Indiana 79, PISTONS 74, F 5/13/05 [ 05-14-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:       The defending NBA World Champion Pistons suddenly find themselves on the wrong end of a 2-1 playoff disadvantage to the Indiana Pacers.       Frid...
THUNDERING OPENER.....Los Angeles/Anaheom @ TIGERS, PPD, F 5/13/05 [ 05-13-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Friday the 13th opener to a 9-game Tiger homestand was unlucky for those fans who drove downtown to watch. Evening thunderstorms washed out the contest. &n...
PACERS ARE BOARD AT PALACE.....Indiana 92, PISTONS 83, W 5/11/05 [ 05-12-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pacers out-rebounded Detroit 52-43, they out-Pistoned the Pistons with a plus 9 in steals, and Indiana out-scored the defending NBA World Champions 5...
LONG RUN HOME.....W 5/11/05 [ 05-11-2005 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tigers scored two runs on a wild pitch to tie the game at 4-all, then went on to a 6-5 win over Texas at Arlington in a Wednesday matinee.      ...
TEXAS TATER TOPS TIGERS.....Texas 5, TIGERS 4, T 5/10/05 [ 05-11-2005 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:       The Tigers battled back from an 0-4 defecit to tie the game but were beaten on a solo HR (#1) by Gary Matthews Jr. leading-off the B-7th in a 5-4 Tuesday night...
NO PROBLEMS.....PISTONS 96, Indiana 81, M 5/9/05 [ 05-10-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Most sports networks played and replayed November's infamous "Basketbrawl" lowlights all day to hype the game. However...       There were n...
NATE IS GREAT.....TIGERS 2, Texas 0, M 5/9/05 [ 05-10-2005 ]
ARLINGTON, TX:     The Tigers won their third straight game while Nate Robertson got his first victory since last AUG 30th as the Tigers topped Texas 2-0 to open a 3-game series in...
LAUGHER.....TIGERS 10, Los Angeles/Anaheim 1, S 5/8/05 [ 05-08-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     After four consecutive 1-R games, including three defeats, the Tigers posted a rare easy win over the LAA, 10-1 in Anaheim Sunday afternoon.     Detroit...
HAPPY HOMECOMING.....TIGERS 2, Los Angeles/Anaheim 1, Sa 5/7/05 [ 05-08-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:       The Angels career saves leader at 316, Troy Percival received a standing ovation from the crowd of 43,876 when he enterted Saturday night's game in the 9th-INN at...
NO SMOKING ZONE.....Los Angeles/Anaheim 4, TIGERS 3, F 5/6/05 [ 05-07-2005 ]
ANAHEIM, CA:     It was another "Close But No Cigar" contest as the Tigers dropped their 4th consecutive defeat, their 3rd straight 1-run loss, in a 4-3 late night affair in Anaheim...
NO NO-NO FOR ARROYO...Boston 2, TIGERS 1, Th 5/5/05 [ 05-06-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Red Sox RHander Bronson Arroyo flirted with a No-Hitter for 6.1-INN, then had to wait for a 2-out T-9th basehit by one of his mates to earn his 9th consecutive...
TIGS FALL SHORT.....Boston 4, TIGERS 3, W 5/4/05 [ 05-05-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers fell behind 3-1 early, rallied to tie at 3-all, but fell just shy in a 4-3 home defeat to the Boston Red Sox Wednesday at Comerica Park.    &n...
BOSTON SLAMS DETROIT.....Boston 5, TIGERS 3, T 5/3/05 [ 05-04-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Doug Mirabelli hit a Grand Slam to give Boston a 5-3 win over Detroit on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.       The Red Sox back-up DH clubbed a 2-out...
PISTONS ADVANCE.....PISTONS 88, Philadelphia 78, T 5/3/05 [ 05-04-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons put the opening series away in the 4th-Qtr of Game Five, eliminating Philadelphia 88-78 on Tuesday at the Palace.     Behind for m...
PENA POWERS PAST BOSOX.....TIGERS 8, Boston 3. M 5/2/05 [ 05-03-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Carlos Pena snapped a 3-all tie with a 2rHR just inside the RField foul pole in the B-6th, then clubbed a solo to RField to ignite a 3-R/B-8th as the Tigers top...
PISTONS UP 3-1 WITH OT WIN.....PISTONS 97, Philadelphia 92, (OT), S 5/1/05 [ 05-02-2005 ]
PHILADELPHIA, PA:       Sunday afternoon Chauncey Billups flashed the form which earned him the NBA PLoff MVP Award last spring when Detroit won its third NBA World Championship. Bi...
TIGS SKUNKED IN SERIES FINALE.....Chicago WSox 8, TIGERS 0, S 5/1/05 [ 05-02-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     Jon Garland threw his second consecutive 4-hit shutout as the White Sox beat the Tigers 8-0 Sunday afternoon in Chicago.     The second straight WSox win...
WHITE SOX DOWN DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, Sa 4/30/05 [ 05-02-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The Tigers let one get away on Saturday night, yielding a 3-R/B-7th to Chicago in a 4-3 defeat vs the White Sox.       The contest ended a Detroit sea...
TIGERS WIN OVER WHITE SOX IN   CHILLY MARATHON.....TIGERS 3, Chicago WSox 2, (11-INN), F 4/29/05 [ 05-01-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       A frozen crowd of 18,313 (many of whom departed once beer sales were cut-off by the 7th-INN "Last Call") watched on Chicago's South Side as the Tigers got by the...
A-I SUPER FOR 6ERS.....Philadelphia 115, Detroit 104, F 4/29/05 [ 05-01-2005 ]
PHILADELPHIA, PA:     Those who expected the Pistons to sweep the opening round NBA playoff series over Philadelphia refused to admit to themselves Philly's Alan Iverson could stea...
SEASON HIGH STREAK.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 2, Th 4/28/05 [ 04-29-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:     The Tigers had a 3-R/T-1st, made that margin stand up in a 3-2 Thursday night win at Cleveland, and now are back at the .500-mark at 10-&-10 with a season-high 4-...
TIGERS CLAW CLEVELAND.....TIGERS 10, Cleveland 3, W 4/27/05 [ 04-28-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       In less politically correct times our headline might have read: "Tigers Tomahawk Tribe" or "Tigs Scalp Indians."       You get the idea.    &n...
PISTONS PULL AWAY FOR WIN.....PISTONS 99, Philadelphia 84, T 4/26/05 [ 04-27-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       In a near repeat episode of Game One, the Pistons trailed (23-20) after the 1st-Qtr, used a strong 2nd-Qtr by Antonio McDyess to take a halftime lead (...
MORE BAD WEATHER PLUS BAD NEWS.....T 4/26/05 [ 04-26-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       After a pair of weekend snow-outs in Detroit vs Minnesota, then a make-up win (6-4) over the Twins on Monday, the Tigers were rained- out in Cleveland on Tuesda...
COMEBACKER.....TIGERS 6, Minnesota 4, M 4/25/05 [ 04-25-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Make-up Monday in Downtown Detroit saw the Tigers complete a sweep of their snow-interrupted & abbreviated series vs Minnesota, topping the Twins 6-4 with a se...
WHITEWASH.....S 4/23/05 [ 04-24-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     For the second consecutive day a Tigers v Minnesota Twins matinee at Comerica Park was postponed by snow.     Weather permitting, Saturday's game has b...
PISTONS OPEN PLAYOFFS ON HIGH NOTE.....PISTONS 106, Philadelphia 85, Sa 4/23/05 [ 04-24-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending NBA champion Pistons opened playoff defense of their title by besting Philadelphia 106-85 in a Saturday Palace matinee.     Down...
PUDGE POUNDS TWINS IN TEN.....TIGERS 5, Minnesota 4 (10-INN), F 4/22/05 [ 04-23-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Ivan Rodriguez sent a soaring shot into the mist which landed into the opposite (RF) rightfield seats and gave the Tigers a 5-4, 10-INN walkoff win over Minneso...
TIGS LET ONE GET AWAY.....Chicago WSox 4, TIGERS 3, Th 4/21/05 [ 04-21-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers lost for the eighth time in eleven games, losing a 3-1 lead and falling to the White Sox 4-3 in a Thursday CoPa matinee.     Chicago won its...
WSOX SLUG DETROIT.....Chicago WSox 9, TIGERS 1, W 4/20/05 [ 04-21-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The AL-leading White Sox used three, 3-R innings to beat the Tigers 9-1 at Comerica Park Wednesday night as Detroit began a 5-game homestand.       T...
PISTONS CLOSE WITH LOSS.....Charlotte 97, PISTONS 86, W 4/20/05 [ 04-21-2005 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:       The Pistons concluded a two-game road trip and the regular-season with a 97-86 loss at Charlotte Wednesday night. The defeat snapped an 11-game Piston winning...
DETROIT GROUNDS HAWKS.....PISTONS 95, Atlanta 68, T 4/19/05 [ 04-20-2005 ]
ATLANTA, GA:     The Pistons raced to a 25-9 lead by the end of the 1st-Qtr and then cruised to an easy 95-68 win at Atlanta on Tuesday night.     The Pistons 11th consec...
3 Os GO YARD AT CAMDEN.....Baltimore 8, TIGERS 4, T 4/19/05 [ 04-20-2005 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:     Brian Roberts hit a 3rHR (#6) to cap a 4-R/B-2nd, then Miguel Tejada (#4) and Rafael Palmerio (#1) soloed to power the Orioles over Detroit, 8-4 on Tuesday night...
DETROIT ROMPS OVER ORIOLES.....TIGERS 13, Baltimore 3, M 4/18/05 [ 04-19-2005 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:     The Tigers blasted their way to a third consecutive road win by besting the Orioles in Baltimore 13-3 on Monday night.     Dmitri Young keyed the offen...
DETROIT WINS RUBBER GAME AT KAYCEE.....TIGERS 6, Kansas City 1, S 4/17/05 [ 04-18-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     Ivan Rodriguez stroked a 2r2B and later blasted a solo HR (#1) to lead the Tigers to a 6-1 Sunday afternoon win at Kansas City. Pudge also tapped a single to gi...
PISTONS WIN HOME FINALE.....PISTONS 90, Cleveland 87, S 4/17/05 [ 04-17-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     LeBron James scored a game-high 37-P, passed around a game-high 6-A and grabbed 11-RB. However, James missed a pair of possible game- tieing shots in the...
TIGS GET FIRST ROAD WIN.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 1, Sa 4/16/05 [ 04-16-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers got a supurb pitching performance from young ace Jeremy Bonderman, some solid defense and a late rally to ensure an early 3-1 advantage stood up. Det...
NINE AND COUNTING.....PISTONS 99, Milwaukee 72, F 4/15/05 [ 04-16-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rolled to a season-high 9th consecutive victory by beating the Milwaukee Bucks 99-73 Friday night at the Palace.     After a 20-a...
LATE DINGER DOWNS DETROIT.....Kansas City 6, TIGERS 5, F 4/15/05 [ 04-16-2005 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     An Angel Berroa 2rHR/B-8th beat the Tigers 6-5 in Kansas City on Friday night. It was Berroa's 2nd-HR of the season, both against Detroit. Berroa also singled,...
TWINS SWEEP DETROIT.....Minnesota 10, TIGERS 4, Th 4/14/05 [ 04-15-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Twins blasted the Tigers 10-4 Thursday night to complete a 3-game series sweep at the MetroDome.     The Tigers have lost four straight, five of...
PISTON ROLL OVER ORLANDO.....PISTONS 103, Orlando 94, W 4/13/05 [ 04-14-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons matched their season-high, 8-game winning streak by out-scoring Orlando 31-17 in the 1st-Qtr and going on to a 103-94 Palace win Wednesday ni...
MINNY MAULS J-J.....Minnesota 8, TIGERS 4, W 4/13/05 [ 04-14-2005 ]
MINNESPOLIS, MN:       For the second time in three games a Tiger starting pitcher was pounced upon in the opening inning and gave up more runs than the Tigs could score the rest of...
MINNY RALLY TOPS TIGERS.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 4, T 4/12/05 [ 04-13-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     The Twins rallied against the re-constructed Tiger bullpen to score a 5-4 victory at the MetroDome Tuesday night.     Three times the Tigers took the...
7 + 10 = 2.....PISTONS 85, Chicago 84 (OT), M 4/11/05 [ 04-12-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     The Pistons battled back from an early overtime defecit to beat the Bulls at United Center in Chicago, 85-84.     The Bulls scored the first 8-P in OT bu...
TRIBE TOMAHAWKS BONDERMAN.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 6, S 4/10/05 [ 04-10-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Indians jumped on Tiger starter Jeremy Bonderman for a 6-R/T-1st before the Tigers ever came to bat, then hung on for a 7-6 sunny Sunday matinee victory. Clev...
SIX PACK OF PISTON WINS.....PISTONS 80, Miami 72, S 4/10/05 [ 04-10-2005 ]
MIAMI, FL:     Because they had a 20-P lead the Pistons survived a flat 4th-Qtr (outscored 23-16) and beat the Heat in Miami 80-72 in a Sunday matinee.     The win was De...
THAMES RETURNS WITH SALAMI.....TIGERS 11, Cleveland 1, Sa 4/9/05 [ 04-10-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers continued their win one, lose one pattern by blasting the Cleveland Indians 11-1 on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers went to 3-&-2 on the young season....
PISTONS BOUNCE MAGIC.....PISTONS 114, Orlando 102, F 4/8/05 [ 04-10-2005 ]
ORLANDO, FL:     The Pistons opened a 3-game road trip with their 5th straight win, a 114-102 decision Friday night at Orlando.     Detroit shot 55% from the field and hi...
BOONE BELTS BENGALS.....Cleveland 4, TIGERS 3, F 4/8/05 [ 04-09-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Just 1-for-16 on the young season, Aaron Boone belted a 2rHR off Tiger reliever Ugueth Urbina in the T-8th to snap a 2-all tie and give visiting Cleveland a 4-3...
TIGERS TAKE RUBBER GAME FROM ROYALS.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 3, Th 4/7/05 [ 04-08-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Jason Johnson pitched shutout ball in his Tiger debut on Opening Day, 2004. With a 7.97-ERA in Grapefruit LGE play this spring, J-J lost his planned 2005 O-Day...
BIG BEN BEATS WIZ.....PISTONS 105, Washington 93, W 4/6/05 [ 04-07-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Ben Wallace had his way with the Washington Wizzards, scoring a team-high 21-P and grabbing a game-high 18-RB in a 105-93 Wednesday night win. Wallace hi...
ROYALS CHASE MAROTH.....Kansas City 7, TIGERS 2, W 4/6/05 [ 04-06-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Back to reality and back to the .500-mark for the Tigers. Game Two of the new season Wednesday afternoon saw the Royals defeat the Tigers 7-2 in a game decided...
DREAM TURNS TO NIGHTMARE.....Baylor 84, MICHIGAN STATE 62, T 4/5/05 [ 04-06-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     The Michigan State women got one game closer to the prize than the Michigan State men, but likewise failed in their bid for the NCAA basketball title.  ...
RECORD-SETTING OPENER.....TIGERS 11, Kansas City 2, M 4/4/05 [ 04-04-2005 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers pounded a parade of Royals pitchers before a delighted Opening Day audience at Comerica Park on Monday afternoon, 11-2.       After verbal...
RECORD RALLY FOR SPARTY LADIES.....MICHIGAN STATE 68, Tennessee 64, S 4/3/05 [ 04-04-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     Michigan State upset Tennessee in a match-up of #1 regional seeds in the NCAA women's final four on Sunday night to advance to the championship contest on Tue...
PISTONS ROLL OVER RAPTORS IN 4TH-QTR.....PISTONS 113, Toronto 103, S 4/2/05 [ 04-04-2005 ]
TORONTO, ONT:     Chauncey Billups keyed a 4th-Qtr surge that lifted the Pistons to a 113-103 road win at Toronto Sunday evening.     Detroit was up by just 1-P when Bill...
GREAT RIDE IS OVER.....North Carolina 87, MICHIGAN STATE 71, Sa 4/2/05 [ 04-03-2005 ]
ST. LOUIS, MO:       Michigan State's fourth final four appearance in seven years, the one which wasn't supposed to happen, has ended. MSU was ousted from their chance at the NCAA...
WELCOME BACK BROWN.....PISTONS 97, LA Clippers 84, F 4/1/05 [ 04-02-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons welcomed back head coach Larry Brown from his three week post-surgery absence by beating the Los Angeles Clippers 97-84 on Friday night. &...
TIGERS EDGE YANKS IN FLORIDA FAREWELL.....TIGERS 4, NY Yankees 3, F 4/1/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     The Tigers took a 4-0/B-2nd lead and held on for a 4-3 win over the New York Yankees before an all-time Joker Marchant Stadium record crowd of 8,930 on Friday afte...
INDIANS EDGE DETROIT.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 6, Th 3/31/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
WINTER HAVEN, FL:     Veteran INF Jose Hernandez continued his hot springtime hitting by blasting three HRs in 3-ABs for 4-RBIs to raise his BA to .408. Ben Broussard also solo home...
PISTONS HOLD-OFF KINGS.....PISTONS 99, Sacramento 82, W 3/30/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons took a quick 13-2 lead but had to hold on late in the 2nd-Qtr before pulling away in the 2nd-H for a 99-82 win over visiting Sacramento on We...
TIGS TOP TRIBE TO STOP SKID.....TIGERS 7, Cleveland 3, W 3/30/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       The Tigers jumped on Cleveland Opening Day starter Jake Westbrook (L, 1-1) for 7-R in 2-INN to cruise to a 7-3 win on Wednesday afternoon at Joker Marchant Stadi...
TIGER TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Atlanta 12, TIGERS 4, T 3/29/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
DISNEY WORLD:     The Braves tomahawk-chopped Detroit starter Gary Knotts (L, 0-1) for a pair of B-1st HRs and 7-R in Knotts' 2-INN. Atlanta then cruised to a 12-4 win over the Tige...
DALLAS DOWNS DETROIT.....Dallas 95, PISTONS 88, M 3/28/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     In a Bizzarro World twist, Dallas out-defensed Detroit as the Mavericks beat the Pistons 95-88 at the Palace on Monday night. Big D held Detroit to just...
ELEVEN NOT ENOUGH IN TEN.....Houston 14, TIGERS 11 (10-INN), M 3/28/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       The Astros out-lasted the Tigers 14-11 in 10-INN at Joker Marchant Stadium on Monday afternoon to hand Detroit their fourth consecutive Grapefruit LGE defeat....
SPARTY ON IN TWO OTS.....MICHIGAN STATE 94, Kentucky 88, S 3/27/05 [ 04-01-2005 ]
AUSTIN, TX:     Gut-wrenching, nail-biting, nerve-racking, heart-stopping...All of the above.     Michigan State advanced to the NCAA men's basketball "Final Four" for t...
BLUE JAY WHITEWASH.....Toronto 4, TIGERS 0, S 3/27/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
DUNEDIN, FL:     The Tigers acted like they wanted to get back on the bus to Lakeland in time to watch Michigan State in the NCAA Elite 8 during the Easter Sunday dinner hour. &n...
PISTONS GO OT TO END SKID.....PISTONS 105, Boston 99 (OT), Sa 3/26/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons halted their 3-game losing skid by beating Boston 105-99 in overtime Saturday night at the Palace.     Rasheed Wallace led the wa...
TRIBE TOPS TIGERS.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 4, Sa 3/26/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     Ryan Ludwick hit a 2rHR (#3) and Josh Bard added his first Grapefruit LGE homer and 3-RBIs as Cleveland toppled the Tigers 7-4 on Saturday afternoon.   &nbs...
MSU DEFEATS DUKE.....MICHIGAN STATE 78, Duke 68, F 3/25/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
AUSTIN, TX:     Tied at 32 at halftime, Michigan State gradually pulled away from old nemesis Duke to score a 78-68 victory and advance to the NCAA Elite 8 on Sunday.   &nbs...
BOMB, PISTONS BOTH DUDS.....Indiana 94, PISTONS 81, F 3/25/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The last time the Pacers visited the Palace in November the Indiana players fought Detroit fans in the infamous "Basketbrawl."     This time,...
TWO GAMES, NO WINS.....TIGERS(SS) 4, St. Louis(SS) 4; Houston 8, TIGERS(SS) 7, F 3/25/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
JUPITER, FL:     In the first contest of a Good Friday, split-squad doubleheader the Tigers tied the St. Louis Cardinals 4-all at Roger Dean Stadium.     A Magglio Ordon...
TIGERS DOUBLE-UP METS.....TIGERS 6, NY Mets 3, Th 3/24/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
PORT ST. LUCIE, FL:       The Tigers overcame a 2-1 disadvantage with a 3-R/T-6th and a 2-R/T-7th in a 6-3 win over the New York Mets at cloudy Tradition Field on Thursday afternoon...
ANOTHER ROAD DEFEAT FOR DETROIT.....Philadelphia 107, PISTONS 84, W 3/23/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
PHILADELPHIA, PA:       The Pistons dropped their second consecutive, one-sided road decision, losing for the second time in as many nights in a 107-84 loss at Philadelphia on Wedn...
CAVS RUN PAST PISTONS.....Cleveland 91, PISTONS 76, T 3/22/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       The Pistons opened a two-game, two-night road trip with a 91-76 loss at Cleveland on Tuesday night. Former Piston assistant Brendon Malone was a winner in his...
TIGS POUND PIRATES.....TIGERS 15, Pittsburgh 2, T 3/22/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
BRADENTON, FL:       The Tigers pounded-out 21 hits including five homeruns and a trio of two-baggers in a 15-2 win over the Pirates at a sunny & windy McKechnie Field on Tuesday....
ASTROS OVER TIGERS.....Houston 7, TIGERS 4, M 3/21/05 [ 03-30-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       Houston took a 3-0/T-3rd advantage, never trailed and blew the game open with a 4-R/T-8th to defeat Detroit 7-4 in an evening game at Joker Marchant Stadium. &...
A DOZEN AT HOME.....PISTONS 110, San Antonio 101, S 3/20/05 [ 03-20-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons posted their 12th consecutive home court win by beating the San Antonio Spurs 110-101 in a late Sunday afternoon Pallace contest.   &...
SPARTANS MAKE SWEET 16.....MICHIGAN STATE 72, Vermont 61, S 3/20/05 [ 03-20-2005 ]
WORCESTER, MA:     Michigan State earned its sixth NCAA Sweet 16 appearance in eight years by out-lasting upset-minded Vermont, 72-61 Sunday afternoon.     Maurice Ager...
TIGERS WIN ONE, LOSE ONE.....TIGERS(SS) 8, St. Louis(SS) 4; Minnesota 7, TIGERS(SS) 5.....S 3/20/05 [ 03-20-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     With only a couple of possible exceptions the Tigers presented their likely Opening Day line-up to the viewers back home on Fox Sports Detroit. The Tiger split-s...
CCHA WRAP-UP.....Sa 3/19/05 [ 03-19-2005 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     Ancient rivals on the frozen tundra, Michigan and Ohio State battled on the frozen indoor pond in Downtown Detroit on Saturday night. The Wolverines beat the B...
COMEBACK TIGS TOP BRAVOS.....TIGERS 10, Atlanta 7, Sa 3/19/05 [ 03-19-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     The Tigers overcame 3-0/T-1st and 7-3/M-6th defecits to beat the Atlanta Braves 10-7 Saturday afternoon before an entertained audience of 7,577 at Joker Marchant...
11 IN A ROW AT HOME.....PISTONS 103, Toronto 92, F 3/18/05 [ 03-19-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons rolled to their 11th consecutive home-court victory by topping the Toronto Raptors 103-92 at the Palace Friday night.     Chauncey...
TIGERS LAUNCH ROCKET.....TIGERS 13, Houston 3, F 3/18/05 [ 03-19-2005 ]
KISSIMMEE, FL:     The Tigers took a 7-0/T-2nd lead off Roger Clemens, the Astros ace RHander retired to the showers with a bad hamstring, and Detroit defeated Houston 13-3 Friday e...
C-HOOP.....F 3/18/05 [ 03-18-2005 ]
@ WORCESTER, MA:       Michigan State was sluggish and sloppy (9 turnovers in the 1st-H alone) but finally pulled away late after trailing for most of the game. The Spartans avoided a s...
WASHOUT.....Th 3/17/05 [ 03-17-2005 ]
TAMPA, FL:     A day-long rain central Florida rain washed-out the evening affair set for Legends Field between the Tigers and New York Yankees. It was Detroit's third rain-out (in...
LATE SURGE KEY FOR DETROIT.....PISTONS 102, Seattle 95, W 3/16/05 [ 03-17-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Down 47-42 at the half, the Pistons used a productive 36-25 3rd-Qtr to gain a home-court win over Seattle. Detroit defeated the Supersonics 102-95 Wedn...
T-BAY BEATS DETROIT AGAIN.....Tampa Bay 4, TIGERS 3, W 3/16/05 [ 03-17-2005 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:     The Tampa Bay Devil Rays defeated the Tigers for the second time in nine days, scoring a 4-3 win at Progress Energy Park along the St. Pete waterfront. &n...
GRIZ GO TO BIG DANCE.....OAKLAND U 79, Alabama A&M 69, T 3/15/05 [ 03-16-2005 ]
DAYTON, OH:     Oakland University broke open a close game with a 2nd-H surge and beat Alabama A&M on Tuesday evening to win the NCAA Div-1 TmT play-in game.     OU's Ra...
TIGERS TIE JAYS, CUT SANCHEZ.....TIGERS 2, Toronto 2, (10-INN), T 3/15/05 [ 03-16-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     The Tigers first roster cuts of spring training contained one surprise: Incumbant CFielder Alex Sanchez was released to help clear the OField logjam. As expected,...
DETROIT DOWNS HAWKS IN O-T.....PISTONS 114, Atlanta 108, M 3/14/05 [ 03-15-2005 ]
ATLANTA, GA:     The Pistons out-lasted the NBA's worst team in ending Detroit's four-game road losing streak on Monday night. The Pistons defeated the Hawks 114-108 in overtime in...
REDS & TIGERS SPLIT.....Cincinnati 7, TIGERS 5 (Gm1); TIGERS 3, Cincinnati 2 (Gm2), M 3/14/05 [ 03-14-2005 ]
SARASOTA, FL:       In the opener of a day-night, two-city, split-squad doubleheader the Reds beat the Tigers 7-5 in Sarasota on Monday afternoon.       RFielder Rob Stra...
RECORD LOW IN PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 64, Utah 62, S 3/13/05 [ 03-13-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons failed to score from the field in the 4th-Qtr (0-for-15), but managed to hang on with a half dozen foul shots and Dee-troit Dee-fense to ed...
METS BEAT TIGS IN 9TH.....NY Mets 7, TIGERS 6, S 3/13/05 [ 03-13-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       Luis Garcia's solo shot off Tiger closer Troy Percival (L, 0-1) with 2-out/ T-9th gave the New York Mets a 7-6 win over Detroit before a capacity crowd of 8,722...
LAST LICKS WIN.....TIGERS 4, Atlanta 3, Sa 3/11/05 [ 03-12-2005 ]
DISNEY WORLD:     A pair of T-9th runs gave the Tigers a 4-3 Grapefruit LGE road win over Atlanta on Saturday afternoon at Cracker Jack Stadium in the Disney World complex.  ...
DOUBLE OT TROUBLE FOR DETROIT.....Boston 115, PISTONS 113 (2/OT), F 3/11/05 [ 03-12-2005 ]
BOSTON, MA:     Paul Pierce poured-in a game-high 38-P as the Celtics edged the Pistons 115-113 in double overtime on Friday night in Boston.     Pierce missed a chance t...
CLANK.....Iowa 71, MICHIGAN STATE 69, F 3/11/05 [ 03-12-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     Michigan State missed five of six free throws in the closing moments, including the potential game-tieing and go-ahead shots by Alan Anderson with 6.5-sec to play....
BENGALS BOMB BOMBERS' BROWN.....TIGERS 10, NY Yankees 7, F 3/11/04 [ 03-11-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:       The Tigers clubbed four homeruns including a pair off New York starter Kevin Brown to beat the Bronx Bombers 10-7 before an all-time Joker Marchant Stadium crowd...
BOBBLE BEATS BENGALS.....Cincinnati 4, TIGERS 3, Th 3/10/05 [ 03-10-2005 ]
SARASOTA, FL:     Tiger prospect Gookie Dawkins booted a grounder to shortstop off the bat of former Tiger Jacob Cruz. The result was a pair of B-9th unearned runs which gave the Ci...
WILDCATS END UM'S SEASON.....Northwestern 58, MICHIGAN 56, Th 3/10/05 [ 03-10-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     Not on home-court but in their hometown, Northwestern's Wildcats staged a 2nd-H comeback to oust Michigan from the opening round of the Big Ten men's basketball tou...
PISTONS END SKID.....PISTONS 92, Golden State 88, W 3/9/05 [ 03-10-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       A return to home court put a halt to the Pistons three-game losing streak. The Pistons prevailed in a tight contest, 92-88 over the visiting Golden Sta...
DOUBLE WASHOUT.....W 3/9/04 [ 03-09-2005 ]
    The Tigers had split-squad games scheduled Wednesday afternoon in Lakeland vs the Cincinnati Reds and in Viera against the Washington Nationals. Florida rains washed-out both. &n...
C-HOOPS.....T 3/8/05 [ 03-09-2005 ]
@ TULSA, OK:     Oakland's Pierre Dukes fired-in a 3-pointer with just 1.3-sec to play to give the Golden Grizzlies a 61-60 victory over Oral Roberts in the Mid-Continent Conference tou...
T-BAY TOPS TIGERS.....Tampa Bay 12, TIGERS 4, T 3/8/05 [ 03-08-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     Undefeated in their first four Grapefruit League games the Tigers have now lost two straight to go winless in three at 3-2-&-1 this spring. Tampa Bay clubbed Detro...
FIRST 'FRUIT DEFEAT FOR DETROIT.....Washington 6, TIGERS 5, M 3/7/05 [ 03-07-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     After taking a 5-2 lead the Tigers yielded 4-R in the final 3-INN to suffer their first Grapefruit LGE loss, 6-5 vs Washington on Monday.     The Nation...
TIGS TIE TRIBE.....TIGERS 2, Cleveland 2 (10-INN), S 3/6/05 [ 03-07-2005 ]
WINTER HAVEN, FL:     The Tigers stayed unbeaten in Grapefruit LGE play at 3-0-&-1 by playing to a 2-all tie with the Cleveland Indians at Winter Haven on Sunday.     Th...
SAC SINKS PISTONS.....Sacramento 100, PISTONS 85, S 3/6/05 [ 03-07-2005 ]
SACRAMENTO, CA:     Playing their first home game after the Chris Webber trade, the Sacramento Kings snapped their 3-game losing skid and extended Detroit's losing streak to 3-games...
TIGER COMEBACK EDGES YANKS.....TIGERS 9, NY Yankees 8, Sa 3/5/05 [ 03-05-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     The Tigers remained perfect (3-&-0) in early Grapefruit League play with a comeback win against the New York Yankees, 9-8 Saturday afternoon.     The Y...
C-HOOP.....Sa 3/5/05 [ 03-05-2005 ]
@ BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State ended the Big Ten men's basketball season the same way it began: MSU posted a one-sided win over Penn State, this time 90-64. &...
ANOTHER PISTON FADE.....Seattle 95, PISTONS 87, F 3/4/05 [ 03-05-2005 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     For the second consecutive night the Pistons had a 4th-Qtr fade against a Western Conference powerhouse and, thus, dropped their second straight road game. Detroit...
TIGERS WHITEWASH PHILS.....TIGERS 3, Philadelphia 0, F 3/4/05 [ 03-04-2005 ]
LAKELAND, FL:     The Tigers remained undefeated in Grapefruit League play by scoring a 3-0 shutout over Philadelphia in the Lakeland home opener Friday. The Tigs had also beaten...
SUNS SHADE DETROIT.....Phoenix 100, PISTONS 97, Th 3/3/05 [ 03-04-2005 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:       The Suns used home-court to out-score Detroit 34-21 in the final quarter and edge the Pistons 100-97 late night Thursday.       Rasheed Wallace gave th...
OPENER A WINNER.....TIGERS 9, Philadelphia 1, Th 3/3/05 [ 03-04-2005 ]
CLEARWATER, FL:       The Tigers scored seven times in the first 3-INN on their way to a 9-1 Grapefruit League opening game win over Philadelphia.       Lead-off man Dewa...
SPARTANS BOUNCE BACK.....MICHIGAN STATE 69, Northwestern 58, W 3/2/05 [ 03-03-2005 ]
EVANSTON, IL:     Michigan State rebounded from Sunday's overtime loss at Indiana with a road win at Northwestern on Wednesday. The Spartans scored their seventh win in eight games,...
PISTONS TOP T-BLAZERS.....PISTONS 103, Portland 93, T 3/1/05 [ 03-02-2005 ]
PORTLAND, ORE:     The Pistons hit their first ten shots from the field, led by as many as 17-P, took a 60-50 halftime lead and played Portland even in the 2nd-H on their way to an...
LUCKY-7 FOR PISTONS.....PISTONS 94, Golden State 88, S 2/27/05 [ 02-28-2005 ]
OAKLAND, CA:       The Pistons ran their winning streak to seven games, made it 12-in-13 and got their first victory in Oakland since Dec.16th of 1999 on Sunday night. Detroit held...
HAPPY HOOSIERS.....Indiana 78, MICHIGAN STATE 74 (OT), S 2/27/05 [ 02-28-2005 ]
BLOOMINGTON, IN:     Indiana raced to an early 11-P lead, were stunned by a determined Michigan State comeback, but the Hoosiers then prevailed in overtime as MSU ran out of gas, 78...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/26/05 [ 02-27-2005 ]
@ EVANSTON, IL:       Michigan's one-game winning streak came to a quick halt Saturday night in suburban Chicago. The Wolverines lost for the 11th time in 12 games as they dropped a 69...
PISTONS RUN OVER LAKERS.....PISTONS 111, LA Lakers 90, F 2/25/05 [ 02-26-2005 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     Tayshaun Prince tied his career-high of 26-P and Chauncey Billups added 23-P and the Pistons opened a six-game western road trip with their six consecutive vic...
MR PERFECT PACES MSU.....MICHIGAN STATE 77, Wisconsin 64, Th 2/24/05 [ 02-25-2005 ]
@ BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:     Senior forward Alan Anderson didn't miss a single shot as he led Michigan State to a 77-64 home court win over Wisconsin on Thursday evening. &...
FINALLY, A WOLVERINE WIN.....MICHIGAN 63, Penn State 48, W 2/23/05 [ 02-24-2005 ]
CRISLER ARENA, ANN ARBOR:     Michigan led by 10-P (36-26) at halftime and went on to post a 15-P home court win over Penn State, 63-48 on Wednesday night.       The win sna...
SAME STORY.....PISTONS 97, New York 88, T 2/22/05 [ 02-23-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Nothing has changed.     Before the All-Star break the Pistons were winning and the New York Knicks were losing.     Nothing has...
ANOTHER DEFEAT FOR UM.....S 2/20/05 [ 02-21-2005 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:     Like Michigan State did to Purdue Saturday on "Gene Keady Day" in West Lafayette, IND, the Indiana Hoosiers spoiled the fun for Michigan Wolverine fans on "Glen R...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/19/05 [ 02-19-2005 ]
@ W. LAFAYETTE, IN:       The Michigan State Spartans spoiled the party on "Gene Keady Day" by beating Keady's Purdue Boilermakers 68-57 in a mid-day Saturday contest.     ...
C-HOOP...W 2/16/05 [ 02-18-2005 ]
@ EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State took a 45-31 halftime lead and then cruised to an 81-62 win over Minnesota at Breslin Center on Wednesday evening. MSU opened a 20-P lead by going...
PISTONS PAUSE THEIR WIN STREAK.....PISTONS 93, Philadelphia 75, W 2/16/05 [ 02-18-2005 ]
PHILADELPHIA, PA:     The Pistons entered the All-Star break with four straight wins and nine in their last ten games after besting the 76ers in Philadelphia 93-75 on Wednesday nig...
PERFECT PISTON HOMESTAND.....PISTONS 107, Milwaukee 83, M 2/14/05 [ 02-15-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons completed a 3-&-0 homestand by posting their third consecutive lopsided victory. Detroit beat the Milwaukee Bucks 107-83 at the Palace on Mo...
PISTONS ROUT WIZZARDS.....PISTONS 107, Washington 86, Sa 2/12/05 [ 02-13-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons made it nine in a row over Washington, routing the visiting Wizzards 107-86 at the Palace on Saturday night. The last time the Wiz downed Det...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/12/05 [ 02-13-2005 ]
@ CRISLER ARENA, ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan State led all the way, had some late anxious moments, then beat Michigan 64-49 at Crisler Arena on Saturday to sweep the two-game season s...
PISTONS POUND LAKERS.....PISTONS 103, LA Lakers 81, Th 2/10/05 [ 02-11-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     In a rematch of last spring's NBA Finals the Pistons took a 30-14 end-of-1st-Qtr lead and never looked back in beating the Los Angeles Lakers 103-81 befo...
SPARTANS BURY BUCKEYES IN SECOND HALF.....MICHIGAN STATE 83, Ohio State 69, W 2/9/05 [ 02-10-2005 ]
BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:     Ohio State led 43-41 at halftime in East Lansing, but Michigan State out-scored the visitors 42-26 after intermission to get an 83-69 home cou...
UM GIVES #1 ILLINI A SCARE.....Illinois 57, MICHIGAN 51, T 2/8/05 [ 02-09-2005 ]
ANN ARBOR:       Top-ranked Illinois trailed at Michigan 28-24 at halftime and the Wolverines increased their margin over the invaders to 8-P early in the 2nd-H. The Illini went s...
C-HOOP.....Sa 2/5/05 [ 02-05-2005 ]
@ IOWA CITY, IA:       Michigan State led by a dozen (39-27) at the half and bumped up the advantage to 22-P in the second half, then had to hang on tight for a 75-64 Saturday matinee w...
WELCOME BACKBOARD MR. CARTER.....New Jersey 107, PISTONS 85, Sa 2/5/05 [ 02-05-2005 ]
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:     Vince Carter recorded game-highs of 41-P & 11-RB to lead the New Jersey Nets to a 107-85 win over the Pistons in a swampland Saturday matinee.   &nbs...
SECOND QUARTER SURGE WINS IT.....PISTONS 99, Atlanta 84, W 2/2/05 [ 02-03-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons held Atlanta scoreless for the final 6:32 of the 2nd-Qtr, going on a 17-0 run to take a 49-40 halftime lead. Detroit never trailed again and...
GOPHERS ROUT WOLVERINES.....Minnesota 71, MICHIGAN 54, W 2/2/05 [ 02-03-2005 ]
CRISLER ARENA, ANN ARBOR:     Michigan head coach Tommy Amaker used his 12th different starting line-up this season but still couldn't stop UM's losing streak. The Wolverines lost...
ILLINI STAY PERFECT.....ILLINOIS 81, MICHIGAN STATE 68, T 2/1/05 [ 02-02-2005 ]
BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:       Illinois showed why it is certainly the top men's basketball team in college this season. The Fighting Illini put on a show for a national ca...
BILLUPS BLITZES WIZ.....PISTONS 105, Washington 96, T 2/1/05 [ 02-02-2005 ]
WASHINGTON, D.C.:     Chauncey Billups took charge of a game that was tied 13 times when the contest deadlocked for the final time. With the Pistons at Washington and 85-all on the...
UM TUMBLE CONTINUES.....Purdue 84, MICHIGAN 55, S 1/30/05 [ 01-30-2005 ]
W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Michigan's fall from atop the Big Ten men's basketball standings continued Sunday in a matinee loss at Purdue, 84-55.     The Wolverines were overwh...
BROWN MUM, ISIAH ABSENT AS PISTONS ROUT KNICKS.....PISTONS 91, New York 61, Sa 1/29/05 [ 01-30-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Amid increased media speculation Piston head coach Larry Brown will bolt the final three years of his Detroit contract to take over as bench boss with...
C-HOOP.....Sat 1/29/05 [ 01-30-2005 ]
EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State took a break between nationally televised games against arch-rival Michigan (a home win on Thursday) and #1 nationally- ranked Illinois (at hom...
PISTONS WIN AT INDY.....PISTONS 88, Indiana 76, Th 1/27/05 [ 01-28-2005 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     A spirited affair in Indiana saw the Pistons beat the Pacers 88-76 on Thursday night to go to 2-&-0 vs Indy since November's BasketBrawl at the Palace. &nbs...
SPARTANS RUN AWAY FROM WOLVERINES.....Michigan State 64, Michigan 53, Th 1/27/05 [ 01-28-2005 ]
BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan took a quick 7-0 lead at Michigan State Thursday evening. In a blink it was gone and the Spartans went on to roll over the Wolverines...
PISTONS END SKID.....PISTONS 87, Denver 70, W 1/26/05 [ 01-27-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons reverted to clamp-down defense and ended a season-long four-game losing streak by downing Denver 87-70 on Wednesday at the Palace.   &...
UNDERMANNED PISTONS LOSE 4TH IN ROW.....Minnesota 86, PISTONS 83, M 1/24/05 [ 01-25-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Playing without Richard Hamilton (right thigh contusion) and losing Tayshaun Prince (sprained right ankle) just 3:15 into the contest, the Pistons lost their 8...
C-HOOP.....Sa 1/22/05 [ 01-23-2005 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       Twin Cities native Alan Anderson scored a Spartan-high 13-P to lead Michigan State to a 69-55 victory at Minnesota late Saturday afternoon.      ...
BULLS BEAT CRYBABY PISTONS.....Chicago 100, PISTONS 89, Sa 1/22/05 [ 01-23-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons lost their lead in the 3rd-Qtr and lost their composure in the 4th-Qtr. Thus, they lost the game to the Chicago Bulls, 100-89 on Saturday nig...
BUCKS BEST IN BEERTOWN.....Milwaukee 89, PISTONS 86, F 1/21/05 [ 01-22-2005 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:       Richard Hamilton missed a 3-point buzzer-beater attempt and the Pistons lost at Milwaukee Friday night, 89-86.       The Pistons have now lost two st...
UNLUCKY SEVEN FOR UM.....Indiana 62, MICHIGAN 53, W 1/19/05 [ 01-20-2005 ]
BLOOMINGTON, IN:     A poor second half doomed Michigan's hopes for a 7-game winning streak. Instead, UM lost to Indiana for the 7th consecutive time, 62-53 in Bloomington, IN on We...
PISTONS EDGED IN ORLANDO.....Orlando 103, PISTONS 101, T 1/18/05 [ 01-19-2005 ]
ORLANDO, FL:     Playing their fourth game in five days the Pistons were beaten by a bucket at Orlando on Tuesday night, 103-101. The defeat ended a six-game Piston winning streak....
SPARTANS REBOUND OVER BOILERMAKERS.....MICHIGAN STATE 71, Purdue 64, T 1/18/05 [ 01-19-2005 ]
BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State and Maurice Ager bounced back from a bad game Sunday at Wisconsin to defeat Purdue 71-64 Tuesday evening at Breslin Center. &...
PRINCE PACES PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 94, Phoenix 90, M 1/17/05 [ 01-17-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Tayshaun Prince scored a career-high 26-P to lead the Pistons to a 94-80 victory over the Phoenix Suns in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day matinee on Monday...
BADGERS BETTER BY 3.....Wisconsin 62, MICHIGAN STATE 59, S 1/16/05 [ 01-17-2005 ]
MADISON, WI:     Wisconsin scored three dozen points from beyond the 3-point arc and, appropriately, edged Michigan State by 3-P, 62-59 in a nationally televised Sunday matinee at t...
PISTONS ROLL TO 5 IN A ROW.....PISTONS 99, Philadelphia 95, Sa 1/15/05 [ 01-16-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons extended their season-high winning streak to five, made it ten victories in their last twelve outings and improved their record to 12-of-16 s...
C-HOOP..... Sa 1/15/05 [ 01-16-2005 ]
STATE COLLEGE, PA:       Although out-rebounded by a much smaller Nittney Lions team and trailing more than 2-to-1 (3-1 until the closing minutes) in free throw attempts in a classi...
WELCOME HOME HILL.....PISTONS 101, Orlando 94, F 1/14/05 [ 01-15-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Fueled by newspaper and sportstalk radio speculation, former Piston Grant Hill faced an uncertain crowd reaction in the first game at the Palace in alm...
BIG BEN BUZZEZ HORNETS.....PISTONS 90, New Orleans 76, W 1/12/05 [ 01-13-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Ben Wallace took charge early with 7-P, 6-RB and 3-BL in the 1st-Qtr to pace the Pistons to a 90-76 victory over visiting New Orleans on Wednesday night...
WOLVERINES WIN OVER WILDCATS.....MICHIGAN 71, Northwestern 61, W 1/12/05 [ 01-13-2005 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:     Michigan ran its record to 2-&-0 on the young Big Ten men's basketball season by besting Northwestern 71-61 on Wednesday evening at Crisler Arena. UM won its 5th...
PISTONS ROLL AGAIN ON ROAD.....PISTONS 89, New Jersey 80, T 1/11/05 [ 01-12-2005 ]
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ:     Stunned by the news they'd lost their leading scorer for the rest of the season, the New Jersey Nets put up a fight but didn't have enough offense to comb...
C-HOOP.....Sat 1/8/05 [ 01-08-2005 ]
BRESLIN CENTER, EAST LANSING, MI:       Michigan State started the Big Ten Conference season 2-&-0 for the first time since their 2000 NCAA National Championship season by beating N...
HAMILTON RIPS CELTICS.....PISTONS 110, Boston 104, F 1/7/05 [ 01-08-2005 ]
BOSTON, MA:     Bouncing back from an 0-for-10 shooting effort the night before, Rip Hamilton scored a game-high 25-P to lead the Pistons to a 110-104 win over the Celtics Friday at...
GRIZ ROUT PISTONS.....Memphis 101, PISTONS 79, Th 1/6/05 [ 01-07-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Memphis Grizzlies stunned the Pistons at the Palace Thursday night, handing Detroit its most lopsided loss in two years, 101-79.       T...
BIG TEN TIP-OFF.....W 1/5/05 [ 01-06-2005 ]
STATE COLLEGE, PA:       The Big Ten Conference men's basketball season opened Wednesday night. Michigan State marked the occasion by going into Happy Valley and doing what the Spar...
PISTONS REBOUND TO BEAT BULLS.....PISTONS 87, Chicago 80, M 1/3/05 [ 01-04-2005 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       The Pistons are on their first genuine hot streak of the season after winning five of their last six games. However, Monday night at Chicago, Detroit had to over...
PISTONS BEST BOSTON.....PISTONS 100, Boston 88, S 1/2/05 [ 01-03-2005 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons bounced back from a cold final quarter loss in their last game to the Miami Heat by having hot flashes in the 2nd & 3rd-Qtrs on Sunday evenin...
SHY LIONS LOSE FINALE.....Tennessee 24, LIONS 19, S 1/2/05 [ 01-02-2005 ]
NASHVILLE, TN:     The Lions came up short on a fourth-and-three with 45-sec to play at the Tennessee 16-yard line. The ball went over on downs and the Titans topped Detroit 24-19 i...
YELLOW ROSE OF TEXAS.....Texas 38, MICHIGAN 37, Sa 1/1/05 [ 01-02-2005 ]
ROSE BOWL:       The 100th anniversary of the Rose Bowl game may have been the best game ever in the series. The result, however, left Michigan fans feeling blue.      ...
SPARTANS WIN GLI.....Th 12/30/04 [ 12-31-2004 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:       Michigan State won the 40th annual Great Lakes Invitational on Thursday night at JLA, beating arch-rival Michigan 2-1 in overtime.       Off a misp...
HEAT HOT, PISTONS COLD IN FOURTH QUARTER.....Miami 89, PISTONS 78, Th 12/30/04 [ 12-31-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons went ice cold and the Heat continued as the NBA's hottest team in Miami's comeback win at the Palace, 89-78 on Thursday night.    ...
UM & MSU ADVANCE IN GLI.....W 12/29/04 [ 12-30-2004 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     College Hockey at the Joe is the only hockey at Downtown Detroit's Joe Louis Arena with the NHL still on lockout.     The 40th annual Great Lakes Inv...
CHAUNCEY TO THE RESCUE.....PISTONS 107, Washington 105, W 12/29/04 [ 12-30-2004 ]
WASHINGTON D.C.:       Chauncey Billups hit a 14-foot jumper with just 0.7-sec to play to give the Pistons a huge comeback win in Washington on Wednesday.       Detroit w...
PISTONS GO OT TO TOP NETS.....PISTONS 100, New Jersey 90, M 12/27/04 [ 12-28-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Down by ten at the half and eight late in regulation, the Pistons blew away visiting New Jersey in overtime for a 100-90 victory on Monday night at the...
HUSKIES ROUT ROCKETS.....UConn 39, Toledo 10, M 12/27/04 [ 12-28-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     In the most lopsided of the eight Motor City Bowls, Connecticut clobbered Toledo 39-10 on Monday evening at Ford Field.     UConn took a quick 17-0 1st-Q...
HOLIDAY GIFT.....LIONS 19, Chicago 13, S 12/26/04 [ 12-27-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     An incorrectly called instant replay review preserved a Lions win over visiting Chicago, 19-13, at Ford Field Sunday. The result left the Lions as stunned and silent...
PEACE ON EARTH.....PISTONS 98, Indiana 93, Sa 12/25/04 [ 12-26-2004 ]
INDIANAPOLIS, IN:     There were no on-court incidents and no major disturbances from the hostile crowd as the Pistons won their much anticipated Basketbrawl rematch vs the Pacers i...
BULLS BENCH BURRIES PISTONS.....Chicago 89, PISTONS 82, W 12/22/04 [ 12-23-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Chicago Bulls are on their longest winning streak since Michael Jordan left the Windy City. The Bulls bench out-scored the Detroit reserves 53-8 as...
LIONS CAN'T SNAP VIKINGS CURSE.....Minnesota 28, LIONS 27, S 12/19/04 [ 12-19-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:       Down 11-P in the 1st-H the Lions roared back to trail by one at halftime and, after getting behind 8-P early in the 4th-Qtr, Detroit tied the game at 21-all and AL...
MILES AND HALF A SECOND.....Portland 75, PISTONS 74, Sa 12/18/04 [ 12-19-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Darius Miles missed the first but swished the second, hitting the winning free throw with 0.5-sec remaining to give Portland a 75-74 win Saturday night...
PISTONS CLAMP DOWN ON CAVS.....PISTONS 81, Cleveland 69, Th 12/16/04 [ 12-17-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Down 41-31 at halftime the Pistons ran over Cleveland 21-6 in the 3rd-Qtr on their way to an 81-69 Thursday evening victory at the Palace. The 69-P th...
DETROIT NIPS KNICKS.....PISTONS 94, New York 93, W 12/15/04 [ 12-16-2004 ]
NYC, NY:     Down 16-P at the half the Pistons rallied after intermission to score a 94-93 victory over the New York Knicks on Wednesday evening at Madison Square Garden.  ...
LIONS LOSE AGAIN @ G-BAY.....Green Bay 16, LIONS 13, S 12/12/04 [ 12-13-2004 ]
GREEN BAY, WI:       The Lions remain without success in Green Bay since 1991, their last win in Wisconsin BF: Before Favre.       Detroit took a 13-0 halftime lead Sunda...
DETROIT GRIZZLED ON ROAD.....Memphis 72, PISTONS 68, Sa 12/11/04 [ 12-12-2004 ]
MEMPHIS, TN:       The Pistons lost their second game in as many nights, their scoring woes continuing as they averaged just 70-PPG in the pair of defeats. Saturday's result saw Det...
SPARTANS ROLL, WOLVERINES WIN.....Sat 12/11/04 [ 12-12-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       Michigan State overcame early game sloppy play to take command and rout Stanford 78-53 in the "Spartan Clash" at the Palace of Auburn Hills.   ...
ALL-TIME LOW.....Atlanta 88, PISTONS 72, F 12/10/04 [ 12-11-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Atlanta Hawks came to Auburn Hills with just one win in their last eleven games, but held the Pistons to an all-time Detroit franchise home game lo...
RIP RESCUES PISTONS.....PISTONS 90, Toronto 86 (OT), W 12/8/04 [ 12-09-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Rip Hamilton tied the game for Detroit late in the 4th-Qtr then scored six of his team-high 19-P in overtime as the Pistons outlasted Toronto 90-86 on We...
PISTONS CLOSE UPBEAT TRIP.....PISTONS 101, Dallas 85, M 12/6/04 [ 12-07-2004 ]
DALLAS, TX:     The Pistons concluded a five-game road trip with a 101-85 victory in Big D on Monday night.     Detroit led 49-39 at the half, 81-63 entering the final q...
LIONS END SKID.....LIONS 26, Arizona 12, S 12/5/04 [ 12-07-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     The Lions snapped a five-game losing streak in beating the hapless Arizona Cardinals 26-12 in Downtown Detroit on Sunday afternoon.     Lions rookie RBack...
BIG BEN BACK IN FORM.....PISTONS 92, New Orleans 69, Sa 12/4/04 [ 12-07-2004 ]
NEW ORLEANS, LA:     The Pistons got back on the winning track as Captain Ben Wallace returned to All-Star form on Saturday night in Loo-zee-anna.     In his second game...
CFB ROUND-UP #14.....Sa 12/4/04 [ 12-04-2004 ]
      Michigan State's season of disappointment ended with a thud in Honolulu late Saturday/early Sunday as MSU let a 21-P lead slip away in a 41-38 defeat vs the Hawaii Rainbow Warrio...
WOLVERINES EDGE IRISH.....MICHIGAN 61, Notre Dame 60, Sa 12/4/04 [ 12-04-2004 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:       Michigan rebounded from a rout on Tuesday night at Georgia Tech to edge another nationally-ranked team, #20 Notre Dame, 61-60 at Crisler Arena on Saturday. &n...
MORE ROAD WOES.....San Antonio 80, PISTONS 77, F 12/3/04 [ 12-04-2004 ]
SAN ANTONIO, TX:     Ben Wallace returned from his 6-game NBA suspension but the Piston road problems continued in an 80-77 loss @ San Antonio on Friday night. Detroit again sank...
RARE AWAY WIN FOR PISTONS.....PISTONS 93, Houston 72, T 11/30/04 [ 12-01-2004 ]
HOUSTON, TX:     In what head coach Larry Brown called his team's "best game of the year" the Pistons were winners at Houston on Tuesday night, 93-72.     It was only Det...
DUKE DOWNS MSU.....T 1/30/04 [ 12-01-2004 ]
DURHAM, NC:     Tenth-ranked Duke defeated #11-rated Michigan State 81-74 on Tuesday night as part of the annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge. The Blue Devils win made them 4-&-0 on the se...
CFB ROUND-UP #13...Sat 11/27/04 [ 11-29-2004 ]
GRAND FORKS, ND:       Grand Valley State will not 3-Peat.       The GVSU Lakers bid for a third consecutive NCAA Division II national championship ended Saturday with a...
TWO AREA TEAMS BEATEN AT SILVERDOME...Sa, 11/27/04 [ 11-28-2004 ]
PONTIAC SILVERDOME:     The Michigan High School Athletic Association concluded its annual two-day football fest at the Silverdome by crowning four more state champions on Day 2 on...
BUCKS BEST DETROIT.....Milwaukee 96, PISTONS 90, Sa 11/27/04 [ 11-28-2004 ]
MILWAUKEE, WI:       The Pistons began a five-game road trip by continuing an alarming trend, falling to just 1-&-6 away from the Palace this season after dropping a 96-90 decision...
PISTONS EDGE HEAT.....PISTONS 78, Miami 77, F 11/26/04 [ 11-27-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The Pistons stepped up to the challenge presented by Miami and their new superstar center Shaquille O'Neal. The Pistons beat the Heat 78-77 Friday nigh...
MUSKEGON ROUTS EAGLETS.....F 11/26/04 [ 11-27-2004 ]
PONTIAC SILVERDOME:     Muskegon High, which routed defending state champion Rochester- Adams 35-Zip last weekend in the semi-finals, captured the MHSAA Div-2 state football champi...
COLTS CRUSH LIONS.....Indianapolis 41, LIONS 9, Th 11/25/04 [ 11-25-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:       Lions head coach Steve Mariucci said in the post-game, "you can't exchange touchdowns for field goals."       Then why did he?       Detroit...
BIG NITE FOR LeBRON.....Cleveland 92, PISTONS 76, W 11/24/04 [ 11-25-2004 ]
CLEVELAND, OH:       LeBron James had a career night for the Cavaliers and Cleveland ran away with a 92-76 victory vs the Pistons at Gund Arena Wednesday night.       T...
WILDCATS HAND UM FIRST DEFEAT.....Arizona 61, MICHIGAN 60 (OT), W 11/24/04 [ 11-25-2004 ]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NYC:       Michigan's bid to become the first college basketball team to win both the NIT post-season and NIT pre-season tournaments in the same year fell tw...
BOBCATS BEST CHAMPS.....Charlotte 91, PISTONS 89, T 11/23/04 [ 11-24-2004 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:     The Charlotte Bobcats became the first first-year NBA expansion team to defeat a defending NBA champion since Portland & Buffalo turned the trick against the New...
PISTONS OUTLAST BOBCATS.....PISTONS 117, Charlotte 116 (2OT), S 11/21/04 [ 11-22-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Tayshaun Prince missed 10 of his first 14 shots but hit the one that mattered most, a thunder-dunk over 6-10 rookie Emeka Okafor with 16-seconds remainin...
VIKINGS COMEBACK DOOMS LIONS.....Minnesota 22, LIONS 19, S 11/21/04 [ 11-22-2004 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:       The Lions lost for their seventh consecutive visit to the HHH MetroDome, but Sunday found a new way to give one away to the Minnesota Vikings.     ...
CFB ROUND-UP #12...Sat., 11/20/04 [ 11-20-2004 ]
COLUMBUS, OH:       Michigan stunk out the joint Saturday afternoon at the houseshoe-shaped Ohio Stadium, but still ended the day smelling roses.       Although the Ohio St...
BASKETBRAWL.....Indiana 97, PISTONS 82, F 11/19/04 [ 11-20-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:       The game was declaired over with 45.9-sec remaining after an ugly brawl between the visitors and the fans. Indiana left the Palace with a 97-82 win ove...
BILLUPS, BIG BEN & BROWN BACK PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 93, Minnesota 85, W 11/17/04 [ 11-18-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons returned from a 1-&-2 road trip to beat Minnesota 93-85 on their Palace home court Wednesday night. The victory kept Detroit unbeaten at home...
JAGS' SMITTY JOLTS LIONS.....Jacksonville 23, LIONS 17 (OT), S 11/14/04 [ 11-15-2004 ]
JACKSONVILLE, FL:       The Lions managed 17 4th-Qtr points to force overtime but still lost at Jacksonville 23-17 on a gloomy Florida Sunday.       The Jaguars scored on...
MEMO TO PISTONS, OKUR IS A KEEPER.....Utah 108, PISTONS 93, Sa 11/13/04 [ 11-14-2004 ]
SALT LAKE CITY, UT:       The Utah Jazz won the first three quarters and coasted home to a 108-93 home court win over the Pistons late Saturday night.       Former Piston...
CFB ROUND-UP #11...Sa 11/13/04 [ 11-14-2004 ]
EAST LANSING, MI:       The home finale produced Spartan Stadium's biggest crowd (76,697) of the year and the most thrills viewed along the the bank of the Red Cedar all season.  ...
DENVER DOWNS DETROIT.....Denver 117, PISTONS 109, Th 11/11/04 [ 11-12-2004 ]
DENVER, CO:     The Pistons played the middle contest of their 3-game western road swing and lost to the Nuggets in Denver on Thursday night 117-109.     The Nuggets led...
PISTONS PREVAIL IN 2OT.....PISTONS 99, LA Clippers 96 (2-OT), M 11/8/04 [ 11-09-2004 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     The Pistons showed the determination of a defending World Champion in posting a 99-96, double-overtime victory over the Los Angeles Clippers late Monday night....
HAIL TO THE REDSKINS.....Washington 17, LIONS 10, S 11/7/04 [ 11-08-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     Washington came away a winner in the Redskins first ever visit to Ford Field, beating the Lions 17-10 Sunday in a boring game that was almost all visitors until the...
CFB ROUND-UP #10, Sa 11/6/04 [ 11-07-2004 ]
@ EAST LANSING:     For the second consecutive Saturday it was close but no cigar for the Spartans.     The final score of 32-19 looks like an easy Buckeye win but OSU didn'...
PISTONS SLICKER 6ERS.....PISTONS 99, Philadelphia 91, Sa 11/6/04 [ 11-07-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons remained unbeaten at home in the first week of the NBA season, beating Philadelphia 99-91 at the Palace on Saturday night.     Fo...
RAPTORS RAP PISTONS IN DETROIT ROAD OPENER.....Toronto 101, PISTONS 89, F 11/5/04 [ 11-06-2004 ]
TORONTO, ONT:       The Pistons dropped their first road game and their first under acting bench boss Gar Heard. Detroit lost at Toronto 101-89 on Friday night.       W...
OPENING NIGHT PISTON WIN.....PISTONS 87, Houston 79, T 11/2/04 [ 11-03-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The early returns are in and the Pistons project to repeat as NBA World Champions...Well, at least the exit polling of Palace Opening Night patrons sez s...
VINNY VICTIMIZES LIONS.....Dallas 31, LIONS 21, S 10/31/04 [ 11-01-2004 ]
IRVING, TX:       Cowboys QBack Vinny Testaverde rambled for his first rushing touchdown since 1998 and threw a pair of TD passes to fellow NY Jets alum Keyshawn Johnson to lead the...
CFB ROUND-UP #9, Sa 10/30/04 [ 10-31-2004 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:     The biggest comeback in Big House history or the biggest fade in recent Spartan road memory?     Yes.     MSU had a commanding 27-10 lead with...
PISTONS CLOSE PRE-SEASON WITH LOSS.....Minnesota 102, PISTONS 95, F 10/29/04 [ 10-30-2004 ]
MINNEAPOLIS, MN:     Up 13-P (35-22) after one quarter, the Pistons faded quickly and lost their exhibition finale 102-95 at Minnesota on Friday night.     The Timberwolv...
CELTICS BEST DETROIT.....Boston 96, PISTONS 84, W 10/27/04 [ 10-28-2004 ]
BOSTON, MA:       The Celtics made 27 turnovers but still managed to overcome an early 7-P defecit to defeat the Pistons 96-84 in an NBA exhibition at the Fleet Center on Wednesday...
PISTONS JAZZ IT UP IN 3-POINT LAND.....PISTONS 82, Utah 75, S 10/24/04 [ 10-24-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     Down by 19-P late in the 3rd-Qtr the Pistons followed Lindsay Hunter to 3-point territory and the Detroit guard sank a pair of threes 38-seconds apart wi...
LIONS JOLT G-MEN.....S 10/24/04 [ 10-24-2004 ]
E. RUTHERFORD, NJ:     The Lions remained undefeated on the road this season, scoring 21 second half points to beat the New York Giants 28-13 Sunday afternoon.     It wa...
CFB ROUND-UP #8.....Sa 10/23/04 [ 10-24-2004 ]
W. LAFAYETTE, IN:     Michigan rode freshman RBack Michael Hart to victory for the third consecutive game. UM came from behind to win at Purdue 16-14 on Saturday.     Hart...
BIG BEN RETURNS, PISTONS WIN.....PISTONS 100, Washington 82, F 10/22/04 [ 10-23-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS, MI:     The Pistons got Ben Wallace into the line-up for the first time in the pre-season and defeated Washington 100-82 at the Palace on Friday night. &nb...
WIZ WIN VS PISTONS.....Washington 92, PISTONS 83, W 10/20/04 [ 10-21-2004 ]
VAN ANDEL ARENA, GRAND RAPIDS, MI:     Seven Washington Wizzards players scored in double figures and the Wiz were winners over the Detroit Pistons 92-83 in an NBA exhibition playe...
PACKERS JOLT LIONS BACK TO REALITY.....Green Bay 38, LIONS 10, S 10/17/04 [ 10-17-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     Lions 5 first downs, Packers 5 touchdowns.     That's really all you need to know about how the Lions lost to the Pack, 38-10 at Ford Field Sunday afterno...
T'WOLVES TOP PISTONS.....Minnesota 76, PISTONS, S 10/17/04 [ 10-17-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons went 0-for-the-weekend and dropped to 1-&-2 on the NBA exhibition season by dropping a 76-70 decision to Minnesota on Sunday evening at the P...
HEAT BEAT PISTONS.....Miami 83, PISTONS 74, Sat 10/16/04 [ 10-17-2004 ]
MIAMI, FL:     An injured left hamstring kept Shaquille O'Neal on the Miami bench and illness kept Pistons head coach Larry Brown in Detroit. With both absent from action the Heat s...
CFB ROUND-UP #7...Sat., 10/16/04 [ 10-17-2004 ]
EAST LANSING, MI:       Spartan fans didn't care that it was a rainy and cold Homecoming. Their team took a quick 14-0 lead and Michigan State cruised to a 51-17 rout of Minnesota on Sa...
PISTONS UNEVEN IN EXHIBITION DEBUT WIN.....PISTONS 105, Boston 103, W 10/13/04 [ 10-14-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The Pistons led by 19-P after one quarter, by as many as 22 in the first half and were up by ten at intermission. After being out-scored 45-28 in the 3rd...
LIONS GROUND FALCONS.....LIONS 17, Atlanta 10, S 10/10/04 [ 10-10-2004 ]
GEORGIA DOME:     The Lions remained perfect on the road this season and knocked Atlanta from the shrinking ranks of the NFL unbeatens. Detroit defeated the Falcons 17-10 in a Sunda...
CFB ROUND-UP #6...Sat 10/9/04 [ 10-10-2004 ]
EAST LANSING, MI:     Michigan State spread the ball around, finally displayed a running game, tossed in a couple of gimmick plays, and defeated downtrodden Illinois 38-25 on Saturday a...
TIGERS DROP SEASON FINALE.....Tampa Bay 7, TIGERS 4, S 10/3/04 [ 10-03-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tampa Bay Devil Rays took two of three in a weekend, season- ending series at Detroit and three-of-five over a four day span from the Tigers. The D-Rays def...
TIGERS SET RECORD IN SAT NITE WIN.....TIGERS 5, Tampa Bay 1, Sa 10/2/04 [ 10-03-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers evened their season-ending series at one game each and set a major league record by posting 11 players with 10 or more homeruns in the same season in a...
CFB ROUND-UP #5.....Sat 10/2/04 [ 10-02-2004 ]
BLOOMINGTON, IN:       It took the Michigan Wolverines until the second half to find their rhythm, but UM turned a narrow 14-7 halftime lead into a 35-14 rout by scoring 21 unansrered 3...
BELL BESTS BENGALS.....Tampa Bay 4, TIGERS 0, F 10/1/04 [ 10-02-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:         Rob Bell has always been a hot and cold hurler during his big league career. Friday night Bell was hot in the temperate autumn air of Downtown Detroit. B...
TIGERS SPLIT T-BAY TWINBILL.....TIGERS 8, Tampa Bay 0, Gm1; T-Bay 6, TIGERS 4, Gm2, Th 9/30/04 [ 09-30-2004 ]
TROPICANA FIELD:       Jeremy Bonderman pitched his second complete game shutout of the season by whitewashing the Tampa Bay Devil Rays 8-0 in the opener of a Thursday afternoon do...
WSOX PLAY BOMBS AWAY ON J-J.....CHI WSox 11, TIGERS 2, W 9/29/04 [ 09-29-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The White Sox brought their rocket launcher to Downtown Detroit on Wednesday afternoon. The White Sox blasted five homeruns, four off Tiger starter Jason Johnson,...
TWO IN A ROW FOR TIGERS.....TIGERS 6, CHI WSox 4, T 9/28/04 [ 09-29-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Homeruns early and late gave the Tigers a second consecutive victory over the White Sox, 6-4 Tuesday night at Comerica Park.     For the first time in...
LIBERTY OUST SHOCK.....New York 66, SHOCK 64, T 9/28/04 [ 09-29-2004 ]
NYC, NY:     The defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock were ousted from the first round of this season's playoffs, losing deciding Game 3 of their series vs the Liberty. New York b...
TIGERS END SKID WITH WIN OVER WHITE SOX.....TIGERS 4, CHI WSox 2, M 9/27/04 [ 09-28-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers got just three hits for the second straight game but this time made them count. The Tigers doubled-up the White Sox 4-2 at Comerica Park on Monday nig...
EAGLES TAME LIONS.....Philadelphia 30, LIONS 13, S 9/26/04 [ 09-27-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     Reality check.     The Eagles play at a different level than the Lions do. That's why Philadelphia has reached the NFC Championship Game the past three y...
ORIOLES WHITEWASH TIGERS AGAIN.....Baltimore 5, TIGERS 0, S 9/26/04 [ 09-26-2004 ]
CAMDEN YARDS, BALTIMORE, MD:     Rodrigo Lopez threw his second career shutout and the second by Baltimore in as many days as the Orioles defeated Detroit 5-0 in a Crabtown Sunday b...
SHOCK STAY ALIVE.....SHOCK 76, New York 66, S 9/26/04 [ 09-26-2004 ]
NYC, NY:     The defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock remained alive in the opening round of the playoffs by beating the Liberty in New York, 76-66 in a Big Apple Sunday matinee....
CFB ROUND-UP #4.....Sat 9/25/04 [ 09-26-2004 ]
ANN ARBOR, MI:       The Michigan Wolverines survived four turnovers at Ann Arbor in a home win over San Diego State the previous Saturday. The visiting Iowa Hawkeyes could not get over...
O's TOSS O's AT TIGERS.....Baltimore 3, TIGERS 0, Sa 9/25/04 [ 09-25-2004 ]
CAMDEN YARDS, BALTIMORE, MD:     After bullpen blow-ups in three straight games the Tigers went quietly in a 3-0 loss at Baltimore on Saturday.     Friday night's 4-RBI-m...
BENGALS BULLPEN BLOWS BALLGAME IN BALTIMORE.....Baltimore 7, TIGERS 5, F 9/24/04 [ 09-25-2004 ]
CAMDEN YARDS, BALTIMORE, MD:     For the third consecutive game the Tiger bullpen let a lead get away and gave a game away. This time it was a 3rHR (#31) by Miguel Tejada in the B-...
LIBERTY SHOCK THE SHOCK AT THE JOE.....New York 75, SHOCK 62, F 9/24/04 [ 09-25-2004 ]
JOE LOUIS ARENA:     The defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock are already behind the eight ball in a Best-of-3 roundball series. New York beat the Shock 75-62 in the opening game...
TRIBE BATTERS BEST BENGALS BULLPEN AGAIN.....Cleveland 7, TIGERS 6, W 9/22/04 [ 09-23-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     For the second consecutive evening the Cleveland hitters teed-off against Detroit relievers and gave the Indians a win over the Tigs, this time 7-6 on Wednesday n...
CLEVELAND COMEBACK STUNS TIGERS.....Cleveland 8, TIGERS 7, T 9/21/04 [ 09-22-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers led 7-2 after 5-INN, but the Indians roared back against the Tiger bullpen to score an 8-7 Tuesday night victory at Comerica Park.      ...
TIGERS TOP TRIBE.....TIGERS 3, Cleveland 1, M 9/20/04 [ 09-20-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Sound starting pitching was supported by homer hitting and the Tigers beat the Indians 3-1 on Monday night in the opener of a 3-game Comerica Park series. &nb...
SHOCK MAKE PLAYOFFS ON LATE SEASON SURGE.....SHOCK 68, Charlotte 54, S 9/19/04 [ 09-20-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock earned the right to fight to keep their title by winning their last three games of the regular season. The Sho...
GARCIA GIVES CHISOX SERIES WIN.....CHI WSox 6, TIGERS 1, S 9/19/04 [ 09-20-2004 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       Freddy Garcia pitched scoreless ball into the T-8th and beat the Tigers 6-1 in a Sunday South Side matinee. The win gave the WSox the last two of the weekend's...
LIONS GO 2-&-0.....LIONS 28, Houston 16, S 9/19/04 [ 09-20-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:     The Lions went to 2-&-0 on the NFL season with a solid 28-16 win over visiting Houston @ Ford Field on Sunday afternoon.     Billed as a duel between form...
TWO-OUT RUN PULLS UP SOX.....CHI WSox 9, TIGERS 8, 12-INN, Sa 9/18/04 [ 09-20-2004 ]
CHICAGO, IL:     Carlos Pena (#24) & Dmitri Young (#16) each hit 2rHRs in the T-10th, for each their second homeruns of the game and third in two nights. However, it was Pena's defe...
CFB ROUND-UP #3.....Sat 9/18/04 [ 09-20-2004 ]
EAST LANSING, MI:       Six turnovers were at least one too many as Michigan State lost a rare Spartan Stadium night game to Notre Dame, 31-24 on Saturday.       Down 28-...
PENA'S BLAST BAILS-OUT BULLPEN.....TIGERS 11, CHI WSox 10, (10-INN), F 9/17/04 [ 09-18-2004 ]
CHICAGO, IL:       US Cell Phone Field on the South Side of Chicago has yielded more homeruns than any other major league ballpark this season. Friday it gave up ten more longballs,...
TIGERS LEAVE CLEVELAND ON HIGH NOTE.....TIGERS 6, Cleveland 4, Th 9/16/04 [ 09-17-2004 ]
JACOBS FIELD, CLEVELAND, OH:     Following a disappointing 2-&-6 homestand the Tigers have opened a six-game road trip by winning two of three in Cleveland. The Tigs won the rubber...
LATE COMEBACK BY WAHOOS OVER TIGERS.....Cleveland 5, TIGERS 3, W 9/15/04 [ 09-16-2004 ]
JACOBS FIELD, CLEVELAND, OH:     A 3-run rally in the B-8th lifted the Indians to a 5-3 win over the Tigers on Wednesday night in Cleveland.     In a battle of two slump...
SHOCK KEEP PLAYOFF HOPES ALIVE.....SHOCK 82, New York 71, (OT), T 9/14/04 [ 09-15-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS:     The defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock kept this season's playoff hopes alive in the crowded Eastern Conference. Detroit beat the New York Liberty 82-...
TIGERS THUMP TRIBE TO END SKID.....TIGERS 11, Cleveland 3, T 9/14/04 [ 09-15-2004 ]
JACOBS FIELD, CLEVELAND, OH:       The Tigers rapped their way out of a 4-game losing skid by clubbing Cleveland 11-3 at Jacobs Field on Tuesday night in the opener of a three game...
TWINS SWEEP FOUR FROM TIGERS.....Minnesota 5, TIGERS 3, M 9/13/04 [ 09-13-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Minnesota Twins completed their first four-game sweep of the Tigers in Detroit since 1912 when the Twins were the old Washington Senators and the Tigers we...
LIONS ROAD WINNERS AT LAST.....LIONS 20, Chicago 16, S 9/12/04 [ 09-12-2004 ]
SOLDIER FIELD, CHICAGO, IL:       For the first time in four NFL seasons the Detroit Lions had a happy plane ride home.       The Lions beat the Bears 20-16 in Chicago fo...
TWINS TOP TIGERS AGAIN.....Minnesota 8, TIGERS 5, S 9/12/04 [ 09-12-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Minnesota made it three straight weekend wins over the Tigers at Comerica Park, this time an 8-5 Sunday matinee victory.       The loss drops Detroit...
SHOCK STAY IN PLAYOFF PICTURE.....SHOCK 80, Phoenix 72, Sa 9/11/04 [ 09-12-2004 ]
PHOENIX, AZ:     With their playoff future fading the defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock suddenly went on a late fourth quarter run to pull out a win in Phoenix, 80-72.  ...
TWO MORE TIGERS HURT IN LATEST LOSS.....Minnesota 3, TIGERS 2, Sa 9/11/04 [ 09-12-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers have lost two games and three players this weekend as Minnesota took a second consecutive contest at Comerica Park on Saturday night, this time by a 3...
CFB ROUND-UP #2.....Sat 9/11/04 [ 09-11-2004 ]
SOUTH BEND, IN:     Notre Dame had only won five of their last 15 college football games. However, the Fighting Irish hadn't lost at home to Michigan in ten years.     Th...
TWINS TOP TIGERS.....Minnesota 4, TIGERS 1, F 9/10/04 [ 09-11-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Minnesota came to town to open a four game, wrap around the weekend series vs the Tigers. The Twins took game one, 4-1 on Friday night at Comerica Park. &nb...
SHOCK CONTINUE TO SINK.....Los Angeles 81, SHOCK 63, Th 9/9/04 [ 09-10-2004 ]
LOS ANGELES, CA:     Up by just two (37-35) at halftime, The LA Sparks ran away from the slumping Detroit Shock 44-28 in the second half to score an 81-63 late night Thursday victor...
TIGERS TROUNCED IN TWINBILL OPENER, GAIN SPLIT WITH NIGHTCAP SHUTOUT.....Kansas City 26, TIGERS 5, Gm1...TIGERS 8, KC 0, Gm2...Th 9/9/04 [ 09-09-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK: GAME ONE...       In the opener of a rain-necessitated doubleheader, Kansas City scored four times before the Tigers ever came to bat and the game went quickly down...
SHOCK STUMBLE VS STORM AT SEATTLE.....Seattle 86, SHOCK 67, W 9/8/04 [ 09-09-2004 ]
SEATTLE, WA:     Seattle ended a three game losing skid by winning both halves against the inconsistent Detroit Shock, 86-67.     The defending WNBA champion Shock again...
TIGERS/ROYALS RAINED-OUT.....W 9/8/04 [ 09-08-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     Wednesday night's Tigers/Royals game in Downtown Detroit was postponed by unforecast rain.     The contest will be made up as part of a Thursday double...
BROWN'S 4-RBI's BEAT TIGERS.....Kansas City 6, TIGERS 2, T 9/7/04 [ 09-08-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Solo homeruns by Carlos Pena (#20)/B-2nd & Craig Monroe (#14)/B-4th steaked the Tigers to an early 2-0 lead, but two homers & 4-RBIs by the Royals Dee Brown gav...
TIGERS OPEN HOMESTAND WITH WIN.....TIGERS 7, Kansas City 3, M 9/6/04 [ 09-07-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       The Tigers scored three times in the opening inning on four basehits and a walk and went on to defeat Kansas City 7-4 at Comerica Park on Monday (Labor Day) nig...
CFB ROUND-UP.....Sat 9/4/04 [ 09-07-2004 ]
PISCATAWAY, NJ:     The inability of QBack Damon Dowdell to overcome mistakes and scoreboard defecits helped cost Michigan State head football coach Bobby Williams his job two year...
SHOCK GET ROAD WIN.....SHOCK 66, Charlotte 58, Sa 9/4/04 [ 09-06-2004 ]
CHARLOTTE, NC:     In danger of missing the playoffs, the defending WNBA champion Detroit Shock earned a critical win in Charlotte to start a four game road trip on Saturday. The...
DETROIT DOUBLES-UP D-RAYS.....TIGERS 4, Tampa Bay 2, F 9/3/04 [ 09-06-2004 ]
ST. PETERSBURG, FL:       The Tigers defeated the Devil Rays 4-2 Friday night in Tampa Bay, then took a quick plane ride home to get out of Florida before the arrival of Hurricane...
LIONS BEST BILLS.....LIONS 20, Buffalo 17, Th 9/2/04 [ 09-03-2004 ]
FORD FIELD:       The Lions concluded the NFL exhibition season with a 2-&-2 record after getting by the Buffalo Bills 20-17 in Downtown Detroit on Thursday night.     ...
PHOENIX BEATS SHOCK.....Phoenix 63, SHOCK 58, W 9/1/04 [ 09-02-2004 ]
PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS, MI:     The Phoenix Mercury streaked to a 12-5 lead, expanded the advantage to 13 points in the 2nd-half, then had to hang on to defeat the Detroit Shock 63...
KAYCEE SHUTS-0UT DETROIT.....Kansas City 1, TIGERS 0, W 9/1/04 [ 09-02-2004 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     It's tough to give up just one run on six hits and get out-pitched, but that's what happened to Mike Maroth and the Tigers on Wednesaday night at Kauffman Stadi...
ROYALS RALLY PAST TIGERS.....Kansas City 9, TIGERS 8, T 8/31/04 [ 09-01-2004 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Royals got three runs off Tiger closer Ugueth Urbina and scored a B-9th win over Detroit, 9-8 at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday night.     The Tiger...
MONROE MASHES ROYALS.....TIGERS 9, Kansas City 1, M 8/30/04 [ 08-31-2004 ]
KANSAS CITY, MO:     The Tigers got their first win on a 10 game road trip after dropping the first four in Boston by switching cities. In the first of a three-game series vs the R...
TIGERS KNUCKLE-UNDER TO WAKEFIELD.....Boston 6, TIGERS 1, S 8/29/04 [ 08-29-2004 ]
FENWAY PARK:     Three weeks earlier in a Sunday matinee at Comerica Park, Boston starter Tim Wakefield yielded six homeruns yet still managed to get the win over the Tigers. In the...
RAVENS RUN AWAY FROM LIONS.....Baltimore 17, LIONS 6, Sa 8/28/04 [ 08-29-2004 ]
BALTIMORE, MD:     Leading 6-3 at the half, the Lions road woes continued as the Ravens scored a touchdown in both the third and fourth quarters to defeat Detroit 17-6 in Baltimore...
PEDRO PITCHES RED SOX PAST DETROIT.....Boston 5, TIGERS 1, Sa 8/28/04 [ 08-29-2004 ]
FENWAY PARK:     Pedro Martinez struck out eight Tigers to move into the top 20 on MLB's all-time K-list and pitched Boston to a 5-1 win over the Tigers Saturday night at Fenway P...
BOSTON SOCKS DETROIT.....Boston 5, TIGERS 3, F 8/27/04 [ 08-28-2004 ]
FENWAY PARK:       Retreads led the Red Sox as Ricky Gutierrez had a trio of singles and a pair of RBIs and Mark Bellhorn had a pair of basehits including a double, a run scor...
UNFRIENDLY FENWAY FANS TIGERS.....Boston 4, TIGERS 1, Th 8/26/04 [ 08-27-2004 ]
FENWAY PARK:     The Tigers had won six of nine games including four of six on a just concluded homestand. However, Thursday the Tigers began an 11-day, 10-game road trip in Boston...
ROBERTSON & GUILLEN DARN THE WSOX.....TIGERS 5, CHI WSox 4, W 8/25/04 [ 08-25-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Too bad the Tigers now go onto the road for ten games until Labor Day.       The Tigs won four of six on their just-concluded homestand,...
CHICAGO OVERCOMES G-SLAM.....CHI WSox 9, TIGERS 5, T 8/24/04 [ 08-25-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:     The Tigers overcame an early 1-0 defecit with a Carlos Pena Grand Slam in the B-3rd, but still fell to the Chicago White Sox 9-5 in Downtown Detroit on Tuesday ni...
BONDERMAN WHIFFS 14 WHITE SOXERS.....TIGERS 7, CHI WSox 0, M 8/23/04 [ 08-24-2004 ]
COMERICA PARK:       Winless in his last four decisions, winless in his last eight starts, winless since before the All Star break (July 7th),