Opportunity has knocked for Jose Aldo. The former champion who was perceived as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in MMA will fill-in for the injured Frankie Edgar against UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway on Dec. 2 in Detroit at UFC 218. Aldo called for the shot to get retribution against the Hawaiian on social […]
Oakland managed without two of its top interior options in an 85-71 win in its season opener Friday night against Fort Wayne. Despite missing the services of Brad Brechting (broken toe) and Jalen Hayes (suspension), senior guard Kendrick Nunn scored a game-high 36 points to ensure the Golden Grizzlies had plenty of offense to get […]
Frankie Edgar will not be fighting undisputed UFC Featherweight Champion when the organization makes its awaited return to Detroit on Dec. 2. News broke Wednesday evening that the 36-year-old’s bid to become a two-division champion at UFC 218 at Little Caesars Arena would be nixed after suffering a facial injury in training that will require surgery. […]
U.S. YNT stars Tyler Adams, Josh Sargent and Weston McKennie join veterans like John Brooks and DeAndre Yedlin on the 21-man roster.
U.S. Soccer fans clamoring for new blood in the squad got their wish with the roster reveal for the team’s coming friendly against Portugal on Nov. 14. Tyler Adams, Weston McKennie and Josh Sargent all received their first senior team call-up by U.S. Men’s National Team interim head coach Dave Sarachan, while F.C. Dallas goalkeeper […]
Scoring shouldn't be an issue for the Golden Grizzlies, who face expectations higher than ever in their fourth year in the Horizon League.
Olympia Enterainment executives know it, and Oakland University alumni and fans do, too. That meant Greg Kampe knows best of all where the bar is it for his team this season. “Obviously, this is a big year for Oakland basketball,” Kampe told reporters at the team’s media day last week. “It’s a huge year.” There […]
Heavyweight boxing has gained some ground in the past 24 months. When the Klitschko monopoly was broken up, due in equal parts to age and Tyson Fury, the door was open for several new stars to emerge. One of those was Anthony Joshua, the 2012 Olympic gold medalist who, instead of Fury, grabbed hold of […]
Reactions have been mixed from the soccer community amidst news that Detroit fans would be headed indoors if Major League Soccer awards the city a team. The bid being led by Dan Gilbert and Tom Gores submitted earlier this year was surprisingly amended to list Ford Field as what would be the home of the […]
A red card early in the second half Tuesday night changed the course of precedings, and the Black and Gold took full advantage. New York City FC center back Alex Callens was sent off in the 51st minute for an elbow to the face of Justin Meram and Crew SC piled on three goals to […]
Crew SC needed no outside saviors on Thursday night in Georgia as GK Zack Steffen in a shootout to help Columbus advance past Atlanta in the MLS Playoffs.
Major players in the Detroit sports scene met Wednesday afternoon in an effort to bring a number of big events to the Motor City. Olympia Entertainment CEO Tom Wilson, Pistons Vice Chairman Arn Tellem and Lions President Rod Wood are among those that have joined the newly formed Detroit Sports Organizing Corp. that met during a […]