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Greg Monroe Shines in Pistons Opener vs. Wizards

Greg Monroe Shines in Pistons Opener vs. Wizards

October 31, 2013

The regular season started off with a bang for the Detroit Pistons, as they beat the Washington Wizards in the Palace of Auburn Hills, 113-102.  The Pistons started off a little slow, but that should be expected as they are still trying to work on their team chemistry after the moves Joe Dumars made ...

Bump, Set, Spike – #5 – 10/31/13

October 31, 2013

Past the halfway point of the Big Ten season, after falling to four in a row Michigan State looks to improve their 7-4 Big Ten record this weekend against Ohio State and Penn State at home. Read More »...

Spartans Defeat Bulldogs

October 31, 2013

Freshman Tori Jankoska led the Spartans to victory on Wednesday, in the opening exhibition game against Ferris State 100-54 win. The Spartans started off aggressively with back-to-back scoring in the first half. Senior Annalise Pickrel was open for multiple 3-pointers, scoring a total of 18 points....

Game 1 Preview: Wizards vs. Pistons

Game 1 Preview: Wizards vs. Pistons

October 30, 2013

Pistons fans have waited 196 days for tonight’s game. It’s a new beginning for a new-look franchise. With promising off-season upgrades and solid draft picks, this year’s team will be entertaining to say the least. But before we get ahead of ourselves, let’s focus on tonight’s matchup. ...

Spartans Smoke Lakers in Exhibition Opener

October 30, 2013

Michigan State basketball won their first exhibition game of the 2013-2014 season, 101-52, against the Grand Valley State Lakers Tuesday night at the Breslin Center. Led by Keith Appling’s 17 points, the Spartans used their superior shooting and size to dominate the Lakers. MSU shot nearly 62 percen...

Twitter Reaction to Week 8 #DALvsDET

Twitter Reaction to Week 8 #DALvsDET

October 29, 2013

The Detroit Lions won 31-30 in a thriller on Sunday, as Matthew Stafford literally sneaked into the end zone with 12 seconds remaining. Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant created a great deal of hype leading up to the game, claiming that he was better than Calvin Johnson. Bryant certainly had Twitter blowing up after a long touchdown reception, following his sideline temper-t...

The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Joe Dumars

The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Joe Dumars

October 29, 2013

Since Joe Dumars was hired to be the General Manager of the Detroit Pistons, the former all-star has made some “interesting” moves. Some contributed to the 2004 championship win, others contributed to the franchise’s demise. Now Joe’s seat is getting warmer and warmer, and this season could make o...

The Pact – #3 – 10/28/13

October 28, 2013

Fino and the panel invite MSU hockey forward Brent Darnell to discuss MSU's young hockey season, Detroit Lions Football, and the upcoming U of M and MSU Football game. Will the winner of the MSU game this weekend win the legends division? What is Brent's favorite move on skates? Read More »...

Impact Izzone – #1 – 10/28/13

October 28, 2013

Host Andrew Hayes brings you the premiere episode of Impact Izzone.  The Spartans begin their season tomorrow against Grand Valley State.  Hayes brings you coverage from Midnight Madness, including an exclusive interview with Lupe Izzo, and previews the upcoming season for the Spartans. Read More »...

Opinion: Dumars Still The Man?

Opinion: Dumars Still The Man?

October 27, 2013

A defining story of the Detroit Pistons, since their last NBA championship win in 2004, is the big team that just could not get it done. In 2005 during the Pistons’ last championship appearance, Detroit had its shot at first back-to-back wins since the ‘Bad Boy’ era 1989-90 victories. In following...

Funny Bounces Lead to Spartans First Win

October 27, 2013

Weird things happen when you shoot the puck towards the net, and on Saturday October 26, it worked in the favor of MSU. The Spartans got their first win of the regular season at Munn Ice Arena last night, defeating No. 14 Boston University, 3-1. Read More »...

MSU Upset by Indiana in Five Sets

October 27, 2013

Indiana came to Jenison Field House looking for their first win in their Big Ten season and did so in a five set showdown after taking the first, third and fifth sets (17-25, 25-18, 20-25, 25-21). Read More »...