On the Cusp: Detroit Tigers
Bernie Pleskoff takes a look at which Tigers prospects could see the big leagues in 2015, including outfielder Steven Moya and right-hander Buck Farmer, ranked No. 4 and 5 by MLB.com.
Remembering Sonny Eliot
Legendary weatherman Sonny Eliot annually provided the Thanksgiving Day forecast for Red Wings' radio broadcasts. Listen to his final Wings' forecast from No. 25, 2010.
Blackhawks recall Rasmussen
The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have recalled forward Dennis Rasmussen (RASS-muh-suhn) from the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. Rasmussen will wear number 70 for the Blackhawks.
Rasmussen, 24, has 16 points (8G,...
Castellanos off to Texas for defensive refresher course
Nick Castellanos spent last offseason at home in Miami taking ground balls from Omar Vizquel in preparation for his return to third base. This offseason, his followup work is taking him next week to Lubbock, Texas. It's an odd place to go for a South Florida native in the middle of winter. However, it's where Tigers defensive coordinator Matt Martin lives in the offseason.
High school football player found dead
A suburban Southern California high school was stricken with
grief Tuesday following the death of a popular varsity football
player whose father is 10-year NFL veteran Erik Kramer.
Statement on the passing of Ernie Banks
Statement from Chicago Blackhawks President & CEO John McDonough, who spent 24 years in the Chicago Cubs organization, on the passing of Ernie Banks:
"Ernie was an illuminating superstar who was personable, humble and selfless. He was also the ...
Due to concussions, Avila switching mask
Alex Avila is committed to making the hockey-style catching mask work for him, whether it's comfortable or not. After concussions in each of the last three seasons, the Tigers' backstop is making the switch.
Tom Renney talks about his new job as Red Wings' associate coach
Minnesota Wild to host Blackhawks in 2016 Stadium Series
The Chicago Blackhawks, in conjunction with the National Hockey League, announced today that the team has been selected to participate in the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series. The game will take place on Feb. 21, 2016, at TCF Bank Stadium in Mi...
Fans show their stripes at annual TigerFest
The roster was a little different, the stars a little less familiar for some. The weather was a little warmer by late January standards. The response for TigerFest was very familiar.
Carcillo suspended six games for cross-checking
NEW YORK – Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo has been suspended for six games, without pay, for cross-checking Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault during NHL Game No. 658 in Chicago on Friday, January 16, the National Hockey League’s ...