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NASCAR – Earnhardt Jr. Returns To Racing

Posted on February 20, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

For a second straight year, Chase Elliott captured the pole position for Sunday’s running of the Daytona 500. Starting alongside Elliott in row #1 will be Dale Earnhardt, Jr. This will be the first race for Earnhardt since a concussion sidelined him back in June of last year.   By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great… Read More

PGA – Johnson Wins Genesis Open

Posted on February 20, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

Dustin Johnson cruised to an easy five shot victory yesterday at the PGA tour’s ‘Genesis Open’ in California. The win allowed Johnson to move past Jason Day as the new #1 ranked golfer currently in the world.   By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports

NBA – The Pistons Beat The Mavericks

Posted on February 16, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

Veteran point guard Reggie Jackson scored 22 points to lead the Pistons to an 89 – 81 win last night over the Dallas Mavericks. Rebounding was a key to the win for Detroit. The Pistons dominated the Mavericks on the glass 57 to 38. That win means the Pistons go into the all-star break with… Read More

College Basketball – Michigan Plays Wisconsin

Posted on February 16, 2017 in Sports News - Yooper & Michigan.

Michigan looks to extend their winning streak to 3 when they battle 11th ranked Wisconsin, tonight, at Crisler Center. Tip-off is at 7. Other games of interest in college basketball tonight include, Grand Valley State taking on Michigan Tech, Saginaw Valley is at Lake Superior State; Northern Michigan is at Ferris State;   By:  Mike… Read More

NHL – The Red Wings Lose Again

Posted on February 16, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

The Red Wings lost their fifth in a row. They were shut out by the St. Louis Blues last night, 2 to 0. It’s the third time this season that Detroit has lost five straight and that’s a major reason why the Wings currently own the worst record in the NHL Eastern Conference.   By: … Read More

NHL – The Red Wings Play Tonight

Posted on February 15, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

The Red Wings will look to end a four-game losing skid when they clash with the St. Louis Blues, tonight, at Joe Louis Arena. The opening face-off is at 8. This will be the first home game for the Wings since longtime owner Mike Ilitch passed away back on Friday night at the age of… Read More

Other Sports News – Kate Upton Will Be On The Cover

Posted on February 15, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

In a story posted to the ‘Sports Illustrated’ website, NBA officials have reportedly sold the naming rights of their ‘developmental league’ to Gatorade. Starting next year, the name will change from the ‘D-League’ to the ‘G-League’.   Speaking of ‘Sports Illustrated’…….it’s been confirmed that Kate Upton will – once again – grace the cover of… Read More

NBA – The Pistons Lose To The Bucks

Posted on February 14, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

Former Piston Greg Monroe scored a season-high 25 points and he led the Milwaukee Bucks to a 102 – 89 win last night. Marcus Morris had 26 in the losing effort for the Pistons; who fell to 26 and 30 on the season. The Pistons will host Dallas tomorrow night in their last game before… Read More