1. Detroit Red Wings: Will Damien Brunner's European Success Translate to the NHL

    Damien Brunner was the biggest free agent that the Detroit Red Wings signed in the offseason. Unfortunately with the lockout, it is yet to be seen if his game can translate to the NHL ...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 5,030 reads 14 comments

  2. NFL Record Chase: Who Is More Impressive, Adrian Peterson or Calvin Johnson?

    Adrian Peterson and Calvin Johnson are each chasing history this season. Peterson is chasing Erick Dickerson’s single-season rushing record of 2,105 yards. He has 1,812 yards with two games remaining...

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  3. Will the Detroit Red Wings' Darren Helm Live Up to His New Contract?

    Darren Helm signed a four-year deal in the offseason worth $8.5 million. The question now is can he live up to that deal? At the time of the deal, the salary cap for this season was to be $70...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 1,295 reads 1 comments

  4. A Better Option to Roger Goodell's Kickoff Idea

    Roger Goodell shocked the football world when in a Time Magazine interview with Sean Gregory he shares a new idea regarding kickoffs...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 496 reads 1 comments

  5. Detroit Red Wings: A Step Closer to a New Arena, but Where?

    Detroit Red Wing owner Mike Ilitch has proposed building a new arena. While many of the details still need to be worked out, this is the first step in what could be a four to six year process in opening a new arena...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 4,893 reads 15 comments

  6. Detroit Red Wings: Is It Time to Make Room for Tomas Tatar?

    With the NHL lockout still going on, it is time to delve into the minor league system. Despite the pros not playing, there is still great hockey being played. In Grand Rapids, Michigan, the Griffins play as the Red Wings' top minor league team...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 1,280 reads 17 comments

  7. Detroit Lions: Do Martin Mayhew and Jim Schwartz Deserve Another Year?

    There is not much doubting that the Detroit Lions have taken a step back this year. The biggest problem is that they actually over achieved last year in their 10-6 season...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 2,560 reads 77 comments

  8. Detroit Red Wings: Most Important Moments in Team History

    As one of the Original Six franchises in the NHL , the Detroit Red Wings have a long and rich history. They rank second in Stanley Cup final appearances (24) and third in wins (11)...

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  9. NHL Lockout: How to End the Lockout

    The National Hockey League has extended this season's lockout for far too long. Sadly, the owners, or at least NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, do not appear to be in any hurry to put a deal together...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 1,745 reads 14 comments

  10. Detroit Red Wings: Stats Update for Players

    Despite the NHL ’s continuing lockout, there is still hockey being played. Many of the players have signed to play with teams in the minor leagues and Europe. For the younger players, it is a great way to continue to grow and gain experience...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 882 reads 4 comments

  11. Detroit Red Wings: Damien Brunner and Henrik Zetterberg Building Chemistry

    One positive of the lockout has been that Damien Brunner and Henrik Zetterberg have been able to play together...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 2,537 reads 7 comments

  12. Detroit Red Wings: Players That Can Benefit from the Lockout

    The NHL has cancelled a month's worth of games now. There are rumors that the Winter Classic will be cancelled by Nov. 1 and with it the chances of any type of season seem rather weak...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 873 reads 4 comments

  13. World Series: Should Justin Verlander Start Game 4 for the Detroit Tigers?

    As it currently stands, the Detroit Tigers will be starting Max Scherzer in Game 4 of the World Series. Scherzer has had a tremendous season. His pitching has really come around and he has become dominant with his strikeouts...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 1,174 reads 11 comments

  14. World Series: Why It Is No Surprise the Detroit Tigers Are Down

    Oh, how a few glorious weeks can erase months of frustration. During most of the season, the Detroit Tigers were perhaps the most frustrating team in baseball...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 510 reads 4 comments

  15. Detroit Red Wings: 4 Players Who Might Not Come Back After the Lockout

    Last week there were some high hopes that the NHL was close to a new agreement after the owners proposed a new deal. Now it appears it was more of a PR move then a real offer...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 6,570 reads 14 comments

  16. Detroit Tigers: Who Should Start the Rain-Delayed Game 4?

    Game 4 of the ALCS series between the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees was delayed due to the threat of rain...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 1,443 reads 4 comments

  17. Detroit Red Wings: How Ken Holland Has Saved Future Seasons

    The owners have offered the players a new proposal to hopefully end the lockout. While many details still need to be worked out, there is one item on it that plays into the Detroit Red Wings hand...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 3,019 reads 17 comments

  18. Detroit Tigers: Why Game 2 of the ALCS Matters so Much

    Obviously, a team wants to win every playoff game, but in a series it is difficult to take them all. Winning the first game of a series is always important; however, the Tigers winning ...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about over 1 year ago 1,949 reads 7 comments

  19. Detroit Red Wings: What Henrik Zetterberg Signing Means

    When the NHL lockout first started, several players jumped to European leagues right away. As the league started cancelling preseason and then regular season games, the mass exodus increased...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about almost 2 years ago 3,125 reads 1 comments

  20. Detroit Pistons: Observations from Their Open Practice

    The Detroit Pistons held their open practice on Saturday at Oakland University. While it is dangerous to draw any final conclusions from one practice, it is good to get an initial read on the team and several of the new players...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about almost 2 years ago 2,324 reads 6 comments

  21. Detroit Tigers: Is This the Most Uncomfortable 2-0 ALDS Lead Ever?

    The Detroit Tigers have jumped out to a 2-0 series lead on the Oakland Athletics in their first-round playoff matchup. It is rare that a team looking at a sweep still has so many of its fans feeling uneasy...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about almost 2 years ago 1,608 reads 7 comments

  22. Detroit Red Wings: Detroit Legends Plaza Missing One Important Name

    Detroit’s Historical Museum is opening a new Legends plaza . This is not strictly a sports honor as other Detroit legends are enshrined there as well...

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  23. Can the Detroit Tigers Return to the MLB World Series?

    There is no hiding it: The Detroit Tigers have had an up-and-down 2012 MLB season. In the end, they did reach their first goal, winning the American League Central Division title...

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  24. Detroit Lions: Martin Mayhew and the Reason Why They Have Faltered

    The Detroit Lions enter the bye week with a 1-3 record. If not for a touchdown with 10 seconds left in their opening game, they would be winless. While fingers can be pointed at poor play and game planning, they are not the main culprit...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about almost 2 years ago 1,918 reads 82 comments

  25. Detroit Red Wings: The Players Plans During the NHL Lockout

    As the lockout wears on, players are looking at other leagues to play in. Options became more limited when the Russian KHL league made it difficult for NHL players to sign with their teams...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about almost 2 years ago 2,238 reads 3 comments