The Detroit Red Wings allowed three goals in the third period and lost 4-2 in Philadelphia despite out shooting the Flyers 37-17 on Saturday night. It was the ninth straight loss at Philadelphia for Detroit, who last won a regular season game their in January of 1997. Riley Sheahan and Pavel Datsyuk scored goals for the Wings.
No. 8 Michigan State (7-1) won its sixth game in a row on Saturday, beating rival Michigan 35-11 in East Lansing. Jeremy Lanford rushed for 177 yards and scored 3 touchdowns for the Spartans, while Tony Lippett added 103 yards recieving and scored on a 70 yard pass play. Michigan is (3-5) and will host Indiana next week, while State has a bye week, followed by the Ohio State
For the fourth year in a row the Brick Fowler Trophy stays at Port Huron High, as the Big Reds beat their rivals from Port Huron Northern 50-14 on Friday night to close out the high school football regular season. DeAngelo Sanderson rushed for 113 yards on 8 carries and scored one TD rushing, while passing for two more. Dahvon Washington scored three touchdowns, including one on a 42
The Detroit Red Wings scored two goals late in the third period, including the game tying goal by Niklas Kronwall with 39 seconds left in regulation, and went on to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in overtime on Thursday night at Joe Louis Arena. Justin Abdelkader scored the game winning goal with 44 seconds left in OT. Kronwall finished with two goals and an assist and Henrik
The Detroit Pistons closed out the pre-season with a (5-2) record after beating the Philadelphia 76ers at the Palace on Thursday night 109-103. Kyle Singler scored 19 points, while Caron Butler added 18 and Josh Smith and Cartier Martin had 17 each for the Pistons. Detroit will open the regular season next Wednesday at Denver.
The Imlay City boys soccer team advanced to the regional finals on Tuesday with a 2-0 win over Saginaw Swan Valley. The Spartans will play Williamston on Saturday evening. Two other area teams were eliminated on Tuesday, as Marysville lost 7-0 to Cranbrook, and Memphis fell 1-0 to Harbor Beach.
The Montreal Canadiens scored just 56 seconds into overtime on Tuesday night to beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1. Montreal had tied the score late in the third period to force OT. An apparent goal by the Red Wings Pavel Datsyuk was not allowed by officials earlier in the third. The goal would have made it 2-0 Detroit at the time. Henrik Zetterberg did get the lone goal for the
Down by 13 in the fourth quarter the Detroit Lions scored two late touchdowns to beat the New Orleans Saints 24-23 at Ford Field on Sunday. Corey Fuller caught the game winning touchdown on a five yard pass with 1:48 left in the game. The score came moments after the Lions Grover Quin had intercepted a Drew Brees pass. Golden Tate had 10 catches for 154 yards and scored on
The Detroit Red Wings swept a home-and-home with the Toronto Maple Leafs, when Henrik Zetterberg scored with 10 seconds left in overtime to give the Wings a 1-0 win at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday night. In his first start of the season Jonas Gustavsson made 30 saves for the shutout. Detroit plays in Montreal on Tuesday.
The Detroit Pistons had a huge 4th quarter to come from behind on Saturday night and win in pre-season action in Atlanta, 104-100 over the Hawks. Andre Drummond had 19 points and 17 rebounds, while Brandon Jenning scored 16 points with 11 assists. The Pistons close out the pre-season at home on Thursday against Philadelphia.