Josh Jackson declares for NBA Draft

Photo by Kansas Athletics//Jeff & Laura Jacobsen

LAWRENCE, Kan. — Detroit native Josh Jackson of the Kansas Jayhawks announced his decision to enter the 2017 NBA Draft on Monday after one season at the program. The 6-foot-8 guard, who is considered a top pick, earned Big 12 newcomer of the year honors after averaging 16.3 points and 7.4 rebounds. Jackson guided the…

Joe Johnson’s floater lifts Jazz over Clippers

LOS ANGELES – Veteran shot maker Joe Johnson (21 points) sealed a 97-95 game 1 victory for the Utah Jazz converting on a late floater against the LA Clippers. The Jazz who took a 1-0 lead in the series, lost Rudy Gobert in the opening quarter. #NBAPostgame with @JoeIngles7 following the @UtahJazz win in Game…

Cavs escape with 109-108 to take Game 1

CLEVELAND – Lebron James finished with 32 points 13 assists and 6 rebounds   in a 109-108 victory in the opener of the Eastern Conference playoffs against the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. The Cavs All-Star guard Kyrie Irving (23 Points, 6 rebounds) and Kevin Love( 17 Points, 4 rebounds)  capped the night off in double figures….

@DetroitPistons To Partner With Detroit @Lions

DETROIT – The Detroit Pistons will be moving to the new Little Caesars Arena in downtown Detroit for the 2017-18 NBA season and the Pistons will join the Detroit Lions as Game on Cancer Team Member. The sign-up starts on Monday April 17th, 2017. www.gameoncancer.com

Detroit @Lions Unveil New Uniforms

DETROIT – The Detroit Lions unveiled their new Nike Vapor Untouchable home and away uniforms at Ford field. The Lions new home jerseys remain Honolulu Blue and the road jerseys are the traditional “road white,” with blue numerals trimmed in dark steel grey.

@Tigers To Host ‘Pink Out The Park’

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers will host ‘Pink Out The Park’ on Wednesday May 17th in support of Breast Cancer Awareness. First 1,000 fans will recieve a ‘Pink Out The Park’ Ball Cap sponsored by Kroger.

NBA Playoffs: Celtics take on Bulls in opening round; Warriors get Trailblazers

NEW YORK -The Boston Celtics and the Golden State Warriors claimed the top spots heading into the 2017 NBA Playoffs. The Celtics who secured the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs will host the eighth-seeded Chicago Bulls in the opening round of the playoffs, beginning Sunday (6:30 p.m. ET, TNT). The teams split…

Detroit @Tigers In 1st Place of the A.L Central

DETROIT – Ian Kinsler was presented with a Rawling Gold Glove from the 2016 season on Wednesday and helped lead the Detroit Tigers(6-2) to their third straight victory at Comerica Park. Just a couple of Gold Glove winners. Ian was joined by @VizquelOmar13 during his Gold Glove presentation today. ➡️ https://t.co/3n9KSlCC9W pic.twitter.com/RcNpjH77uk — Detroit Tigers…

Clippers top Rockets 125-96; Tied for Fourth in Western Conference with Jazz

LOS ANGELES – Chris Paul (nine assists and five rebounds) and Jamal Crawford scored 19 points each as the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Houston Rockets 125-96 on Monday night at the Staples Center. The victory keeps the Clippers (50-31) tied with the Utah Jazz in a chase for the fourth seed in the Western…

@RedSox Score 4 Runs in 8th Inning; Defeat @Tigers 7-5

DETROIT- The Detroit Tigers(3-2) entered Sunday’s game with two straight wins over the Boston Red Sox(3-2) at Comerica Park. The Boston Red Sox rallied from a 4-3 deficit, scoring four runs at the top of the eigth inning against Detroit Tigers pitchers Bruce Rondon & Kyle Ryan and defeated the Tigers 7-5 at Comerica Park…