Athanasiou-led Red Wings top Rangers 3-2 in SO minus Larkin

DETROIT (AP) — Andreas Athanasiou scored in the third period and had the only goal in a shootout, lifting the Detroit Red Wings over the scuffling New York Rangers 3-2 on Thursday night to snap an eig...

Blake Griffin scores 27, Pistons top Raptors 112-107 in OT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons may be peaking at the right time, winning nine of 11 games to surge in the standings, and would probably feel confident about their chances if they match up with Tor...

Blake Griffin scores 27, Pistons top Raptors 112-107 in OT

DETROIT (AP) — Blake Griffin scored 14 of his 27 points in the first quarter and the Detroit Pistons finished with plays at both ends of the court to beat the Toronto Raptors 112-107 in overtime on Su...

Magic Johnson plans to hug Lakers after NBA trade deadline

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Magic Johnson says he plans to hug the Los Angeles Lakers to help them cope with the fallout from the NBA trade deadline. The team president spoke Saturday...

Bucks beat Pistons 115-105 and improve to 13-0 after a loss

DETROIT (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 21 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 115-105 Tuesday night, keeping the distinction of being the leagu...

Hield beats buzzer, lifts Kings to 103-101 win over Pistons

DETROIT (AP) — Buddy Hield made an off-balance, fadeaway 3-pointer just before time expired and scored 35 points in the Sacramento Kings' 103-101 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. ...

No. 2 Michigan stays unbeaten, beats No. 21 Indiana 74-63

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Charles Matthews scored 16 of his 18 points in the first half to help No. 2 Michigan build a double-digit lead and the Wolverines held on for a 74-63 victory over No. 21 Indian...

Vikings beat Lions 27-9 to move step closer to playoffs

DETROIT (AP) — Looks like the Minnesota Vikings have a feel for desperation. And desperation pass plays. Kirk Cousins took a shotgun snap, rolled slightly to his ri...

No. 5 Michigan beats Western Michigan 70-62, stays unbeaten

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Charles Matthews made a layup just before halftime to give No. 5 Michigan its first lead and the smooth-shooting guard matched a season high with 25 points to help the undefeat...

Harbaugh says he's staying at Michigan, not returning to NFL

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh insisted he is staying at Michigan. Responding to speculation he's returning to the NFL, the former San Francisco 49ers coach told ESPN he is not...

Chase Daniel fills in, leads Bears to 23-16 win over Lions

DETROIT (AP) — Chase Daniel made the most of his chance to fill in for Mitchell Trubisky, having the best day of his journeyman career. Daniel set career highs with 230 yards passing...

No. 11 Michigan St pulls away, beats Louisiana-Monroe 80-59

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Cassius Winston scored 14 of his 23 points in the opening minutes of the second half, bouncing back from a rough start to help No. 11 Michigan State beat Louisiana-Monroe 80-59...

Teske scores 13, No. 19 Michigan beats Norfolk State 63-44

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jon Teske had 13 points, eight rebounds and four blocks as No. 19 Michigan beat Norfolk State 63-44 to give John Beilein his 800th career coaching victory on Tuesday night. ...

Michigan-Michigan State spat spills into new week

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The pregame spat between Michigan and Michigan State is showing no signs of going away. Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday the athletic directors for bot...

Lions go into bye on a high after beating Packers 31-23

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have beaten Aaron Rodgers- and Tom Brady-led teams this season. And yes, they still have a losing record. Detroit has provided glim...