It went down to the wire between cross town rivals on Friday night, as Port Huron High held off Port Huron Northern 59-57 at Northern in the Ed Peltz Memorial Holiday Tournament. Jovon Thomason scored 20 for the Big Reds, while Bobby Wright chipped in with 10. The Huskies were led by Geryd Welsh, who scored 26 points, and Aaron Martindale who added 13. Welsh had a shoot to win
The New York Islanders beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Friday at Joe Louis Arena. It was the fifth straight game without a win for Detroit. Henrik Zetterberg had the Wings only goal.
The Detroit Pistons lost their 12th straight game at the Palace on Friday night, falling 110-100 to the Toronto Raptors. Brandon Jennings had 22 points for the Pistons, while Kentavious Caldwell-Pope added 18 and Greg Monroe 17.
No. 25 Michigan State breezed past Eastern Michigan on Wednesday night 66-46 in East Lansing. Bryn Forbes scored 14 and Travis Trice added 13 for MSU. The Spartans will host Texas Southern on Saturday.
The Detroit Pistons have now lost eleven straight home games, falling 117-106 to the Dallas Mavericks at the Palace on Wednesday night. Chandler Parsons scored 32 for the Mavs, while Andre Drummond led the Pistons with 19 points and 24 rebounds. The Pistons will take on the Toronto Raptors on Friday in Auburn Hills.
The Red Wings have not won in four straight games, after a 1-0 shootout loss to Columbus on Tuesday night at home. Jimmy Howard made 30 saves in 65 minutes to earn his second shutout fo the season (both against the Blue Jackets), but allowed two of three shooter to score in the shootout. It is the third time in the losing streak that the Wings at least earned a point. Detroit is
The Los Angeles Clippers ended a two game win streak by the Pistons, with a 113-91 romp in California on Monday night. Jodie Meeks led the Pistons with 20 points, while Andre Drummond added 18, and Greg Monroe 15. The Pistons return home on Wednesday to meet up with the Dallas Mavericks at the Palace.
Denzel Valentine scored 21 points as Michigan State cruised by Oakland University on Sunday night 87-61. Branden Dawson added 15 points as five Spartans reached double digits. Michigan State will host Eastern Michigan on Wednesday.
The Detroit Lions fell behind 14-0 early, but powered by their defense rallied for a 16-14 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. The win was the third in a row for the Lions, who are (10-4) and tied with Green Bay for first place in the NFC North. Matt Prater kicked three field goals and Golden Tate scored the lone Detroit touchdown. The Lions play at Chicago next Sunday.
The Detroit Pistons are on a roll, with two straight wins out West. Detroit won in Sacramento on Saturday night 95-90. Greg Monroe poured in 24 and Josh Smith scored 21 points for the Pistons, while Andre Drummond added 12. The Pistons wrap up their road trip on Monday night in Los Angeles against the Clippers.