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Detroit Free Press - Sports

Check out Red Wings' final 2019-20 grades -- A few Detroit Red Wings earned B's, but there were many who got D's or F's and likely won't be back for the new season -- RED WINGS

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MSU's Tom Izzo: Racism, injustice 'has sickened my soul'

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Pistons coach Dwane Casey fears his son will be treated like George Floyd

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Lions mailbag: Should they make a run at Jadeveon Clowney?

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Michigan's Jay Harbaugh expects 'huge year' from Giles Jackson

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Mel Tucker on George Floyd's death: 'We must not turn away'

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Free Press Sports Awards: Belichick, Curry to present top awards

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Pistons' NBA draft odds hinge on league's proposals. Here's the latest

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Here are MHSAA's guidelines for return to sports

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Former U-M player with terminal cancer files suit over alleged abuse by doctor

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Michigan freshman RB 'a junkie for football,' shows tremendous work ethic -- Michigan running backs coach Jay Harbaugh said Blake Corum is "a junkie for football" and has been adjusting to everything put in front of him. -- Wolverines

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How to buy the Free Press' new book: 'Mr. Tiger: The Legend of Al Kaline' -- Celebrate the life of Al Kaline with this new commemorative book from the Detroit Free Press: 'Mr. Tiger: The Legend of Al Kaline, Detroit's Own' -- Tigers

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Pandemic leaves brother of Lions RB Kerryon Johnson stranded in Romania -- Kerron Johnson, brother of Detroit Lions' Kerryon, was supposed to leave Romania in March, but chose to stay rather than abandon his dog -- Lions

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Watch replay: Tigers livestream vs. D'backs in 'MLB The Show 2020' -- We are filling the baseball void by having Free Press sports writer Anthony Fenech stream the Detroit Tigers' season on "MLB The Show 20." -- Tigers

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There are signs major sports won't vanish completely in 2020 -- Momentum is building for the return of sports, but in Michigan it's unclear what it will look like at both the pro and amateur levels. -- Sports

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Sekou Doumbouya teased Pistons with a glimpse of the tools to be special -- Detroit Pistons rookie Sekou Doumbouya had a historically efficient game against the Boston Celtics that he can build on. -- Pistons

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Larkin on Yzerman's contribution: 'I think everyone was on their toes' -- Steve Yzerman is ready to name a Detroit Red Wings captain (eventually) and odds favor Dylan Larkin after the fifth-year player's 2019-20 season. -- RED WINGS

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Michigan faces new recruiting threats in Maryland, Rutgers -- Mike Locksley at Maryland and Greg Schiano at Rutgers have had success recruiting their backyards, which could affect Michigan football in the future. -- Wolverines

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Jim Harbaugh outraged at George Floyd's death -- Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh joined the "Rich Eisen Show" to discuss the upcoming season, coronavirus pandemic and quarterback competition. -- Wolverines

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Red Wings' adjustment to COVID-19: Puppies, rollerblading and Zoom calls -- Jeff Blashill, Dylan Larkin and Luke Glendening wonder when the Detroit Red Wings can hit the ice again. -- RED WINGS

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Lions LB Christian Jones postpones wedding due to coronavirus -- Detroit Lions LB Christian Jones said he and his fiancee, Liz Howell, still plan to get married in a courthouse ceremony this summer -- Lions

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Lions LT Taylor Decker: 'Nothing major' in contract talks -- The Detroit Lions hoped to get deals done with two pending free agents this summer, Decker and WR Kenny Golladay -- Lions

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Lions downplay coronavirus fears, ready to play football -- Detroit Lions linebacker Christian Jones said he trusts that when it's time to return to the field, the proper testing procedures will be in place -- Lions

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Pistons' Dwane Casey pays it forward by donating to help low income seniors -- The donation is the latest in a series of efforts by the Detroit Pistons to help metro Detroit fight the coronavirus pandemic -- Pistons

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Why Steve Yzerman believes Detroit sports will be back on top -- Red Wings' Steve Yzerman talks about the city of Detroit, predicts all four major Detroit pro teams will have success in the future -- RED WINGS

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Michigan's Juwan Howard fired up after adding two more transfers -- Michigan basketball coach Juwan Howard has high expectations for recent Wolverines transfers Chaundee Brown and Nojel Eastern -- Wolverines

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Free Press marathon Michelob ULTRA runners of the week: Marcus Carmicle and Tommy Craft -- Each week, the Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon chooses a runner to spotlight as the Michelob ULTRA Runner of the Week. -- Detroit Marathon

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Why are Red Wings bringing back Jeff Blashill? He's doing what's asked of him -- Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman said coach Jeff Blashill should not be judged on the dismal 17-49-5 record this season. -- RED WINGS

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NFL power rankings: Lions not playoff quality after draft, offseason -- Detroit Lions have a tough road to get to the playoffs in a deep NFC, but they should be better than they were in 2020 -- Lions

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Harbaugh needs to accept U-M hasn't been 'close' to national title -- Jim Harbaugh said in an interview that Michigan has been "about as close as you can possibly be" to winning a national title. That simply isn't true. -- Wolverines

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Recruiting: 4 things Michigan football must do to close out 2021 class -- Here are four things Michigan football must do to accomplish their recruiting goals in 2021: -- Wolverines

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4-star DE Kechaun Bennett picks Michigan -- Defensive end Kechaun Bennett, a four-star recruit from Suffield Academy in Connecticut, committed to Michigan's 2021 football class Wednesday night. -- Wolverines

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Yzerman says Wings going through all options during pandemic -- Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman touched on numerous topics Wednesday during a Zoom call with reporters. -- RED WINGS

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Report: Lions could move training camp to West Virginia -- The Greenbrier resort has hosted the New Orleans Saints and Houston Texans NFL training camps in recent yeas. -- Lions

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Lions team doc: Second wave of coronavirus would be 'incredibly devastating' -- Detroit Lions team doctor Asheesh Bedi says safety measures and awareness are essential if sports are to return: "We can't let our guard down" -- Lions

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A splashy name isn't enough for Pistons. New GM must navigate a rebuild -- Hiring a familiar name to fill the general manager position would energize the Detroit Pistons' fan base, but it might not be the right direction. -- Pistons

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Yzerman: Red Wings will bring back Jeff Blashill as head coach -- Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman spoke to reporters Wednesday, one day after the NHL canceled the rest of the 2019-20 season because of COVID-19 -- RED WINGS

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U-M's Jalen Mayfield projected as first-rounder in 2021 draft rankings -- Michigan football offensive tackle Jalen Mayfield checked in at No. 20 among ESPN's way-too-early list of the top 32 prospects in the 2021 NFL draft. -- Wolverines

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Reggie Wayne: Lions tried to sign me in 2015: 'Nah, I'm cool' -- The Detroit Lions were in the market for a No. 3 receiver before the start of the 2015 season when Reggie Wayne spurned their overtures -- Lions

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Mid-majors could be crushed by football cancellations; so what do contracts say? -- Administrators are curious if they're protected from potential COVID-19 cancellations. Central Michigan could miss out on an expected $2.15 million. -- COLLEGE SPORTS

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Albom: As COVID-19 death toll hits 100,000, how many more are we willing to lose? -- With 100,000 coronavirus deaths in three months, Americans are fighting their deadliest war since Vietnam. How many more are we willing to lose? -- MITCH ALBOM

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MSU's loss of Gabe Nealy shows how weird recruiting will be this year -- With the decommitment of CB Gabe Nealy, Michigan State football and Mel Tucker must weather the most turbulent recruiting storm yet. -- Spartans

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Thi,rty years ago, the Detroit Tigers signed Cecil Fielder and he became a household name across the country. Tigers

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Making sense of Wings' chances in NHL 2020 draft lottery -- The NHL announced details of how it will run the 2020 draft lottery. The Detroit Red Wings don't have the best odds of getting the No. 1 pick. -- RED WINGS

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It's the anniversary of one of the most heartbreaking losses in Detroit sports history -- Detroit Pistons had Boston Celtics on the ropes in Game 5 of 1987 NBA playoffs, until Larry Bird stole the ball on Isiah Thomas' pass -- Pistons

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Red Wings done for season, might not play until January -- The Detroit Red Wings, whose 17-49-5 record on March 12 guaranteed a last-place finish, will not be called upon to play the 11 games remaining. -- RED WINGS

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Potential candidates for Pistons' GM job include Chauncey, Shane Battier -- The Detroit Pistons are hiring a general manager to work under senior adviser Ed Stefanski. Here are six candidates who make sense. -- Pistons

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