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NASCAR – Austin Dillon Drives The #3 Car To Victory

Posted on February 19, 2018 in Professional Sports News.

Austin Dillon – driving the #3 car once piloted by the late Dale Earnhardt, Sr. – took the checkered flag at yesterday’s running of the Dayton 500. It’s just the second career NASCAR win – and the first Dayton 500 victory – for the 27-year old Dillon.   By: Mike Plourde     –     for… Read More

PGA – Bubba Watson Wins Genesis Open

Posted on February 19, 2018 in Professional Sports News.

A final round score of 2-under par 69 gave Bubba Watson the win yesterday at the PGA tour’s Genesis Open in California. It’s the 10th career victory for Watson, who hadn’t won on the PGA tour since February of 2016.   By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports

NHL – Tampa Beats Detroit

Posted on February 16, 2018 in Professional Sports News.

First period goals from Steve Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov sent the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4 to 1 win, last night, over the Detroit Red Wings. Despite the loss, the Wings remain eight points behind the Carolina Hurricanes in the chase for the eighth and final playoff spot in the east.   By: Mike… Read More

Olympics – The USA Mens Hockey Scores A Win

Posted on February 16, 2018 in Professional Sports News.

It was a rough last 24 hours for some members of team USA at the winter Olympics in South Korea. Just one day after winning a gold medal in the women’s giant slalom, Mikela Shiffrin finished fourth – and failed to medal – in the women’s slalom. Vincent Chen failed to land several of his… Read More

NBA – The Detroit Pistons End Losing Skid

Posted on February 15, 2018 in Professional Sports News.

The Detroit Pistons ended a three-game losing skid last night with a 104 – 98 win over the Atlanta Hawks at Little Caesars Arena. A season- high 7 players hit double figures for the Pistons last night, led by point guard Ish Smith, who had 22 points and 9 assists. That was an important win… Read More

Olympics – Shiffrin Captures Gold

Posted on February 15, 2018 in Professional Sports News.

Mikaela Shiffrin captured the 5th gold medal for the U.S. at this year’s winter Olympics in South Korea. She won the women’s giant slalom. Shiffrin’s success offset a bad day for Team USA in hockey. The U.S. men lost in overtime to Slovenia, 3 to 2 and the U.S. women fell to gold medal favorite… Read More