The Detroit Red Wings have acquited forward Erik Cole from the Dallas Stars. the 36 year old Cole is in his 13th NHL season and has scored over 260 goals and won a Stanley Cup. Detroit sends prospects Mattias Janmark and Mattias Backman, along with a 2015 second round draft pick to the Stars. The NHL deadline for trades is set for 3 PM Monday.
No. 5 Wisconsin clinched a least a share of the Big Ten title with a 68-61 win over Michigan State on Sunday. Frank Kaminsky poured in 31 for the Badgers in the win. Michigan State was led by Bryn Forbes' 21 and Travis Trice's 16. The Spartans will host Purdue on Wednesday in their regular season home finale.
The Pistons rallied from 21 points down and briefly took the lead in Washington on Saturday night, but eventually lost 99-95 to the Wizards. Greg Monroe had 21 points and Spencer Dinwiddie added 20 for Detroit. The Pistons play in New Orleans on Wednesday.