Petr Mrazek made 27 saves to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-0 pre-season shutout over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday night. Nick Jensen, Riley Sheahan, and Tomas Jurco scored for the Wings. Sheahan also had an assist. The Red Wings face the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night at the Joe in more pre-season action.
It took all 162 games of the regular season, but the Detroit Tigers clinched their fourth straight division title on Sunday with a 3-0 win over the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. Ian Kinsler had three hits, including a home run, and knocked in two runs for the Tigers. David Price got the win pitching seven and a third innings and allowing just four hits while striking out
Matthew Stafford passed for 293 yards and two touchdowns, and also rushed for another score, to lead the Detroit Lions to a 24-17 win over the New York Jets in New York on Sunday. Golden Tate caught eight passes for 116 yards for the Lions, who improved to (3-1) on the season. The Lions return home next Sunday to host the Buffalo Bills.
The Detroit Tigers still haven't clinched the AL Central heading into the final game of the season on Sunday. The Tigers lost on Saturday night to the Minnesota Twins 12-3. Eduardo Escobar had four hits, including a home run, and knocked in six runs for Minnesota. Nick Castellanos had a home run and drove in all three runs for the Tigers. David Price pitches in the
Former Red Wing Ville Leino scored the go ahead goal with 4:40 left in the third period, and the Boston Bruins went on to a 3-1 pre-season win over the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday. Landon Ferraro scored a short handed goal for the Wings.
Minnesota beat Michigan for only the second time in 24 years, pounding the Wolerines 30-14 at the Big House on Saturday. The Gophers held Michigan to 83 yards rushing and 88 yards passing in the game. Minnesota's David Cobb rushed for 183 yards.
No. 9 Michigan States crushed Wyoming on Saturday in college football action 56-14 in East Lansing. Keith Mumphrey had two touchdowns as seven different Spartans found the end zone. Jeremy Langford rushed for 137 yards and a score for MSU.
The lead changed hands four times in the last four minutes of the game and three touchdowns were scored in 70 seconds in the final 1:16 of play, as Port Huron Northern edged East Detroit 35-32 in high school football action on Friday night at Memorial Stadium. Kyle Burch hit Ryan Hunt on a 54 yard scoring pass with six seconds left in the game for the winning Northern score. It came
The Detroit Tigers lead over Kansas City slipped to one game with two to play in the regular season, after the Tigers lost 11-4 on Friday night at home to the Minnesota Twins. Miguel Cabrera had a home run and a double and knocked in two runs for the Tigers, who face the Twins again on Saturday at Comerica Park.
The Detroit Red Wings edged the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in pre-season action Thursday night at Joe Louis Arena. Tomas Tatar, Tomas Nosek, and Andrej Nestrasil scored for the Wings, who host Boston on Saturday night in more exhibition action.