AP Sports Writer
CHICAGO — Zach LaVine scored 26 points, Otto Porter Jr. added 22, and the Chicago Bulls overcame a big effort by Derrick Rose against his former team to beat the Detroit Pistons 112-106 on Friday night.
Rose delighted the hometown crowd with 23 ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Sebastian Aho had two goals and an assist to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 7-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night.
Andrei Svechnikov, Nino Neiderreiter, Martin Necas, Brock McGinn and Teuvo Teravainen also scored to help the Hurricanes win their third ...
By JOSH DUBOW
AP Pro Football Writer
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Raiders have taken nine long flights, traveled about 20,000 miles and overhauled the bottom portion of their roster since last playing a game at the Oakland Coliseum.
Having survived the nearly seven-week odyssey by winning two of ...
ALLEN PARK (AP) — The Detroit Lions have signed cornerback Michael Jackson, adding depth at the position while Darius Slay is slowed by an injury.
Detroit signed Jackson off the Dallas Cowboys’ practice squad and released running Paul Perkins Wednesday.
Dallas drafted Jackson in the fifth ...
EAST LANSING (AP) — Michigan State forward Thomas Kithier has a broken nose that is not expected to keep him out of the season-opening game.
Kithier was injured by an inadvertent elbow at practice. He has been cleared to practice and play in games.
The top-ranked Spartans face No. 2 ...
EAST LANSING (AP) — Michigan State linebacker Joe Bachie was declared ineligible Thursday by the Big Ten after testing positive for a banned supplement.
The school said it will appeal. Bachie, a senior with 36 tackles and with 3 1/2 sacks, made the second team on the AP’s list of midseason ...
By The Associated Press
No. 14 Michigan (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten) at Maryland (3-5, 1-4), Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (ABC).
Line: Michigan by 21.
Series record: Michigan leads 7-1
WHAT’S AT STAKE?
Michigan seeks to keep the pressure on unbeaten front-runners Ohio ...
By IAN HARRISON
TORONTO — Raptors forward Pascal Siakam scored 30 points five times last season, when he played in 80 games.
Thanks to a huge third quarter Wednesday night, Siakam already has an NBA-leading three 30-point performances in five games this season.
By LARRY LAGE
AP Hockey Writer
DETROIT — Dylan Larkin scored and led a defensive effort to slow down Connor McDavid.
Larkin and Patrik Nemeth had goals in the first period, and the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 Tuesday night to end an eight-game losing streak.
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings acquired forward Brendan Perlini in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday.
The 23-year-old Perlini has been a healthy scratch for most of this season, appearing in just one game. But he has 45 goals and 27 assists in 200 career appearances with ...
DETROIT — The Detroit Lions wrapped up a turbulent week with an important victory — thanks to another sharp performance by Matthew Stafford.
Stafford threw an ill-advised pass early on that was intercepted, but he played well the rest of the way, throwing for 342 yards and three touchdowns ...
DETROIT — There are plenty of minutes available in Detroit’s rotation right now, with two starters injured.
Christian Wood is taking advantage.
Wood had 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Pistons edged Indiana 96-94 on Monday night for their second victory against the winless Pacers in ...
By LARRY LAGE
AP Sports Writer
DETROIT — The Detroit Lions were waiting for the right time and team to try a trick play they’ve worked on in practice recently.
Early in the fourth quarter Sunday, the New York Giants proved to be the perfect opponent.
Matthew Stafford threw a 41-yard ...
By PAUL HARRIS
DETROIT — Linus Ullmark made 41 saves, Sam Reinhart scored his fifth goal and the red-hot Buffalo Sabres beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-0 Friday night.
Reinhart also assisted on Jake McCabe’s first goal of the season, and Buffalo (9-2-1) won for the seventh ...
EAST LANSING — The MHSAA’s announcement of high school football playoff pairings will be made on its annual Selection Sunday Show to be televised by Fox Sports Detroit-Plus at 7 p.m. Sunday.
This is on Channel 88 for Charter cable subscribers.
The MHSAA also reports the show can be viewed ...
By DAVE HOGG
DETROIT — Trae Young had 38 points and nine assists and the Atlanta Hawks opened the season with a 117-100 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Thursday night.
John Collins added 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Jabari Parker had 18 points. Vince Carter checked ...
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators took advantage of a timely visit from the struggling Detroit Red Wings.
Anthony Duclair scored twice and Ottawa beat Detroit 5-2 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game skid and extend the Red Wings’ losing streak to six.
“I thought (that) was ...
By MICHAEL MAROT
AP Sports Writer
INDIANAPOLIS — Andre Drummond softened up the perimeter by hammering away in the middle. Luke Kennard finally took advantage late.
It was quite an opening-night combination for the Detroit Pistons. Drummond scored 32 points, grabbed 23 rebounds and blocked ...
By TRAVIS JOHNSON
The Associated Press
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — After a deep ball bounced off his hands, KJ Hamler pulled Sean Clifford aside and told his quarterback he owed him one.
It didn’t take long for Hamler to make it up to him.
The speedy wideout burned the Michigan ...
DETROIT (AP) — Kirk Cousins matched a career high with four touchdown passes, leading the surging Minnesota Vikings to a 42-30 win over the slumping Detroit Lions on Sunday.
The Vikings (5-2) have won three consecutive games in part because their quarterback is making plays to complement one ...