Jimmy Howard made 26 saves for the Red Wings, who have has lost five straight after winning six consecutive games.
Matthew Stafford threw a 28-yard touchdown pass to Golden Tate, who vaulted into the end zone in overtime to give the Lions a victory.
The Detroit Pistons breezed to another easy win at home over the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night.
With 19 seconds left Illinois’ defense came up with a fourth-down stop at its own 15 to pull out a 31-27 win.
Wilton Speight finished with a career-high 362 yards after accounting for three touchdowns in the first half.
Watch highlights of high school football district finals, cross country state finals and soccer state finals.
Western Michigan quarterback Zach Terrell has been named a semifinalist for college football’s premier award for community service.
Grand Rapids Drive fans got their first look at the team Thursday as they held open practice at the DeltaPlex in Walker.
A good Samaritan has offered to fly five Kent City students from the marching band state championship to a district final football game.
High school boys soccer teams took the field Tuesday hoping to earn a spot in a state championship game.
The pressure was on for high school football teams as they competed in district finals.
Long-suffering Chicago Cubs fans erupted into cheers and swarmed into the streets when the Cubs won their first World Series in 108 years.
The Chicago Cubs won their first World Series championship since 1908 when Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead double in the 10th inning.
This World Series had fans from all over putting on their team gear — especially in Michigan, where many fans hail from Illinois or Ohio.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Mark Streit tied it with 1:02 left in regulation and Jakub Voracek scored in overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers a …