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You Heard It From Me: Megatron vs Tatar, Double Standard?

Is there a double standard here?  That’s the question that’s being asked here.  Here in Metro Detroit, there are two athletes who each have played for Detroit teams, who have recently been in the news.  They play different sports.  They each have publically expressed dissatisfaction with the teams they’ve played […]

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25 Seasons of Red Wings Playoffs Part 4

Hello and welcome to part four of my series about my memories of the Red Wings recent 25-year playoff streak.  If you would like to read previous stories within this series, there should be links to them below this one under “Related Stories.” Part Four looks back at the 1993-94 […]

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You Heard It From Me: Expansion Draft Edition

As everyone knows, the Detroit Red Wings, along with every other team in the NHL released its list of protected players ahead of Wednesday’s expansion draft.  The Red Wings list generated a lot of buzz for one reason above others, that Jimmy Howard was the goalie protected instead of Petr […]

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Time For You To Be Heard

It’s time for you to be heard!  That’s what it all boils down to.  As you all know now, Kennedy High School in Taylor, Michigan will be closing down after the Taylor School District voted to proceed with this back in April.  This has generated a slew of emotions for […]

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25 Seasons of Red Wings Playoffs Part 3

Welcome to part three of my ongoing series looking back at the streak of the Red Wings 25 consecutive playoff appearances which ended this year.  You can go back and read the first two parts by clicking the links just below. Part One Part Two Part three will be my […]

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25 Seasons of Red Wing Playoffs Part 2

Welcome to part two of my series looking at each season of the Red Wings historic playoff streak which recently came to an end.  For part one on the 1990-91 season, you can click here. By this point in time, I still was more interested other things than hockey, so […]

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25 Seasons of Red Wing Playoffs Part One

Welcome to part one of my special series, 25 Seasons of Red Wing Playoffs.  For anyone who is a hockey fan, and especially for those who are Red Wings fans, you know by now that the Red Wings 25-season playoff streak, the longest in any of the four major pro […]

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You Heard It From Me: Volleyball Players Helping a Veteran

Sometimes the best sports stories are the ones where one or more people are making a difference.  Well, I’m about to tell you a story about how one group of women, who played volleyball, helped a veteran, me. They are the women of the Oakland women’s volleyball team which played […]

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You Heard It From Me: No More Basketball For Oakland This Season

With the final buzzer Sunday night the 2016-17 season officially came to an end for the Oakland men’s basketball team with an 87-83 road loss to Richmond. The key moment of the game was when Oakland’s junior guard Martez Walker missed a three point shot which would had given the […]

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