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Lions cancel practice in response to police shooting of Jacob Blake

Lions coach Matt Patricia opened the team's morning meeting by allowing players to share their thoughts on the shooting of Jacob Blake, who is paralyzed from the waist down. Blake was shot Sunday, three months after the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police.

Beefed-up Bryson DeChambeau wins Rocket Mortgage Classic by 3 shots

Bryson DeChambeau got the result he was looking for from transforming his body as he won the Rocket Mortgage Classic.

Wolff scoops up lead at Rocket Mortgage Classic with help from ice cream truck

Matthew Wolff had a roller-coaster round that went well enough Saturday to give him a three-shot lead in the Rocket Mortgage Classic.

Kirk, Simpson tied for lead among weak field at Rocket Mortgage Classic

Webb Simpson and Bryson DeChambeau were expected to be contenders at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, taking advantage of a relatively weak field and course by PGA Tour standards. Chris Kirk was not.

DeChambeau eyeing 4th straight top-10 finish at Rocket Mortgage Classic

Doc Redman is playing his best golf, priming him to perhaps earn his first PGA Tour victory. Redman shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday to share the first-round lead with Scott Stallings and Kevin Kisner in the Rocket Mortgage Classic.

Jeff Blashill to return as Red Wings head coach, GM Yzerman says

Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman is keeping head coach Jeff Blashill despite another lacklustre campaign that featured an NHL-low 17 victories in its 71-game season.

Habs collapse late to suffer season series sweep at hands of league-worst Red Wings

Andreas Athanasiou scored his second goal with 5:15 remaining in regulation to cap Detroit's three-goal third period and the Red Wings rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 Tuesday night.

'It has changed drastically': NHL scorers rejoice as rough play fades in front of net

It's still no man's land in front of NHL goaltenders, a forbidden place for offensive players who risk hard shoves, cross-checks — or worse — when they settle in. But it isn't nearly as rough and tumble as it used to be.

Canadiens hit new low after blowing late lead to league-worst Red Wings

Filip Zadina scored the tie-breaking goal with 3:52 left in the third period, sending the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.

Red Wings top Oilers to snap 8-game slide

Dylan Larkin and Patrik Nemeth scored in the first period, and the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 Tuesday night to end an eight-game losing streak.

Pistons roll past Raptors in OT despite season high from Lowry

Blake Griffin scored 27 points as the Detroit Pistons beat the Toronto Raptors 112-107 in overtime on Sunday night in Detroit.

Canada beats U.S. to win inaugural women's hockey Rivalry Series

Brianne Jenner and Blayre Turnbull scored, Shannon Szabados made 38 saves, and Canada beat the United States 2-0 on Sunday to win the inaugural Rivalry Series.

Rams 1st to punch ticket to playoffs with win over Lions

Todd Gurley ran for 132 yards and two touchdowns to help the Los Angeles Rams overcome a sputtering start to beat the Detroit Lions 30-16 Sunday and clinch the NFC West title for a second straight season.

Auston Matthews, other American NHLers gather to honour late USA hockey exec

Dozens of U.S.-born NHL players paid tribute to Jim Johannson and raised funds for two of his favorite causes, his 2-year-old daughter and grassroots hockey.

Dylan Larkin inks 5-year extension with Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings have re-signed Dylan Larkin to a $30.5 million US, five-year contract.