The Detroit Pistons have lost five in a row after a 98-86 loss in Milwaukee on Tuesday night. Andre Drummond scored 23 points and Greg Monroe added 15 for the Pistons, who host the Los Angeles Clippers at the Palace on Wednesday.
No. 24 Michigan won its fourth straight game to start the season, holding off Oregon 70-63 on Monday night in Brooklyn, New York. Zak Irvin had 19 points, while Caris LeVert added 18, and Ricky Doyle 10 for the Wolverines. Michigan is home to Nicholls State on Saturday.
Stephen Weiss scored his first two goals in over a year, leading the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on Monday night. Gustav Nyquist and Riley Sheahan aso scored goals in the win. The Red Wings return to action on Wednesday night against Philadelphia at Joe Louis Arena.
No. 19 Michigan State blew out Santa Clara 79-52 on Monday night in college basketball action. Travis Trice scored 19, Marvin Clark 15, Gavin Schilling 14, Denzel Valentine 13, and Bryn Forbes 10 for the Spartans.
Tom Brady had 38 completions for 349 yards and two touchdowns, as the New England Patriots crushed the Detroit Lions 34-9 on Sunday. Matthew Stafford was just 18 of 46 in the game for 264 yards. The Lions have not scored a touchdown in their last two games, both losses. Detroit is home to Chicago on Thanksgiving Day.
Tyler Bozak scored two of Toronto's three goals in the third period, as the Maple Leafs beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Saturday night. Tomas Tatar had the lone goal for Detroit, who returns home on Monday to face Ottawa.
The Port Huron Northern hockey team lost its second straight game to open the season, falling 8-1 to Cranbrook on Saturday at McMorran Arena. Bredan Shagena scored for the Huskies and Andrew Adolph made 30 saves. Cj Regula had a hat trick for Cranbrook.
Maryland scored two fourth quarter touchdowns to knock off Michigan 23-16 on Saturday in Ann Arbor. CJ Brown rushed for 87 yards and a touchdown, while passing for 165 yards for Maryland. Michigan got 82 yards and a touchdown from Devin Gardner, but he was held to just 106 yard passing. Michigan was win at Ohio State next week to become Bowl eligible.
Michigan State destroyed Rutgers 45-3 on Saturday in college football action in East Lansing. Jeremy Langford rushed for 126 yards and two touchdowns, going over 100 yards for the 14th straight time in conference play. Connor Cook added 254 yard passing and two touchdowns. MSU will finish the regular season at Penn State next Saturday.
The Detroit Pistons losing streak has reached four games after a 99-89 loss in Atlanta on Friday night. Josh Smith led the Pistons with 16 points, while DJ Augustin added 14. The Pistons play in Milwaukee on Tuesday.