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Michigan Sports

NHL roster freeze lifts, flat cap prompts money-saving moves

Carolina traded its playoff starting goaltender to Detroit to avoid arbitration. Philadelphia sent a high draft pick to Arizona to take on a pricey defenseman. The New York Rangers gave a back-to-back Stanley Cup winner a contract reigning champion Tampa Bay never could have afforded. The ...

Haase, Tigers win 7th straight, finish sweep of Rangers

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase hit a three-run homer in the first inning and the Detroit Tigers extended their winning streak to a season-best seven games by topping the slumping Texas Rangers 7-5 on Thursday. Zack Short and Victor Reyes also homered for the Tigers, who completed a four-game ...

Harbaugh, Frost resolute about resurrecting programs

INDIANAPOLIS — As their paths crossed at Big Ten Media Days, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Nebraska coach Scott Frost appeared to have one thing in common: They are at a crossroads in their careers. Both have been humbled in recent years. Both need to win now, quite possibly, to save ...

Grossman homers, Tigers top punchless Rangers for 5 in row

DETROIT — Robbie Grossman and Eric Haase homered as the Detroit Tigers extended their winning streak to five games with a rain-delayed 4-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. The Rangers have lost seven straight and been outscored 43-3 in five games since the All-Star break. They ...

LSSU names David Diles new Athletic Director

Lake Superior State University has selected veteran collegiate athletics executive and Michigan native David L. Diles as its new director of athletics after conducting a national search. He succeeds Dr. David Paitson, who earlier resigned after four years to accept an assistant professor of ...

Legends: Tigers pitchers a rare Labor Day opponent for Hancock

It was a game that Rick Miller planned for a long time. And when the late Superior National Bank baseball manager confirmed that then-Detroit Tigers John Hiller and Mark “The Bird” Fidrych would be appearing at the Felch Labor Day Tournament in 1982, he made sure his team would face ...