Michigan forward Jordan Morgan takes a shot over Iowa forward Melsahn Basabe in the first half of an NCAA basketball game in Ann Arbor, Mich.,  Jan. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

Michigan tops Iowa 75-67

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Nik Stauskas started the quick flurry with a 3-pointer from the left corner, and that was followed by another famili…

Detroit Pistons' Brandon Jennings (7) dunks against Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpso during the first half of an NBA game, Jan. 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Bucks beat Pistons 104-101

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Every shot Caron Butler made helped dull the pain of a recent root canal. Ending a nine-game losing streak? That gave the M…

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Red Wings beat Blackhawks in shootout

DETROIT (AP) — Darren Helm scored on Detroit’s sixth attempt in the shootout and Jonas Gustavsson stopped Andrew Shaw’s shot, lifting the De…

Grand Valley State University Professor Jonathon White teaches a class about terrorism. (Jan. 21, 2014)

Professor on keeping the Olympics safe

ALLENDALE, Mich. (WOOD) – Sixteen days from the start of the Olympics in Sochi, Russia, there is already an intense search for five suspects…

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Tatar to play for Slovakia, dad in Sochi

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – A total of 11 current or former Grand Rapids Griffins will represent seven different countries in the upcoming …

Brad Timmerman shoots and makes a half-court shot during the East Grand Rapids-Holland Christian basketball game, Jan. 20, 2014. (photo courtesy via ReportIt)

Fan hits half-court, basketball shot

Brad Timmerman has some serious bragging rights. He was chosen and hit a half-court shot during halftime of Monday night’s East Grand Rapids…

Michigan State's Gary Harris shoots against Indiana during the first half of an NCAA basketball game, Jan. 21, 2014, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

Harris leads Spartans past Hoosiers

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gary Harris gave No. 3 Michigan State a desperately needed offensive boost. Harris scored 20 of his 24 points in …

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Lions hire Lombardi as O.C.

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions hired Joe Lombardi as offensive coordinator, the team announced Tuesday. Lombardi, grandson of Ha…