Jose Aldo fills in, will face Max Holloway in UFC Detroit headliner

Jose Aldo fills in, will face Max Holloway in UFC Detroit headliner

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 […]

Frankie Edgar out of featherweight title fight at UFC 218 in Detroit

Frankie Edgar out of featherweight title fight at UFC 218 in Detroit

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. […]

McKennie, Sargent join U.S. Soccer veterans for friendly vs. Portugal

U.S. YNT stars Tyler Adams, Josh Sargent and Weston McKennie join veterans like John Brooks and DeAndre Yedlin on the 21-man roster.

McKennie, Sargent join U.S. Soccer veterans for friendly vs. Portugal

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 […]

PREVIEW: Greg Kampe knows experienced Golden Grizzlies need “huge year”

Scoring shouldn't be an issue for the Golden Grizzlies, who face expectations higher than ever in their fourth year in the Horizon League.

PREVIEW: Greg Kampe knows experienced Golden Grizzlies need “huge year”

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 […]

Ford Field would host Detroit MLS team

Ford Field would host Detroit MLS team

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 […]

Detroit committee aims to land major sporting events

Detroit committee aims to land major sporting events

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 […]