1. Nicklas Lidstrom, Brian Rafalski Ponder Retirement: Red Wings on the Defensive

    The Detroit Red Wings entered this offseason assuming that their only real concern was Nicklas Lidstrom possibly retiring. If the reports are true, then they are in for a major upheaval next season...

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  2. NHL Power Rankings: 15 All-Time NHL Players We'd Love to See in WWE

    We have seen pro players such from various pro sports jump into the WWE ring over the years. The NFL’s Kevin Greene, the NBA’s Karl Malone and Dennis Rodman are just some of the athletes that have spent time in the squared circle...

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  3. Detroit Red Wings' Octopi on the Ice and 7 Unique Fan Traditions in Hockey

    All sports have traditions that go beyond the actual field of play. The Indy 500 winner drinks milk after the race, dotting the script “i” for Ohio State football and the Masters' green jacket are just a few examples...

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  4. NHL Power Rankings: Most Underachieving Teams in NHL History

    The NHL Stanley Cup playoffs is where legends are made. It may be cliché but championships are not handed out for regular season play. Season after season the playoffs are often filled with upsets...

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  5. Detroit Red Wings: Five Players Who Do Not Fit on the Roster in 2011-12

    While the season is not over yet, the Detroit Red Wings are looking at a huge mountain to climb in order to make the Western Conferences finals...

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  6. 2011 NHL Playoffs: Updated Odds to Win the Stanley Cup

    Now that the first round is over it is time to review the rankings of the teams left in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The playoffs are normally full of upsets, however that was not the case this year...

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  7. 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs: 10 Things We Learned in Round One

    The Stanley Cup is the holy grail of sports. The playoffs to win the cup are some of the best in sports. The first round did not disappoint, as four series went to seven games...

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  8. Detroit Red Wings: 7 Reasons Why They Will Make the Stanley Cup Finals

    The Detroit Red Wings entered these playoffs looking shaky. At one point in the season, they were right behind Vancouver in the race for the top seed. They then finished the season by losing 10 of their final 23 games...

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  9. NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs 2011: Power Ranking the Goalies

    Playoff hockey often comes down to which team has the hot goalie. A goalie on a hot streak can carry his team to victory. In past seasons, goalies have taken their teams on some pretty improbable runs through the playoffs...

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  10. Detroit Red Wings: 7 Revelations of Their First Two NHL Playoff Games

    While two games does not make a series, the Wings have learned several things during the series so far. After sweeping the first two games at home, the series will now head to Phoenix on Monday night...

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  11. Lebron James and Carmelo Anthony: Reviewing the Biggest Moves of the Season

    Now that the regular season has come to an end, it is time to review the two big moves of the season. It is not very often that one player of this caliber changes teams, but to have two make the move in the same season is very rare...

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  12. Detroit Red Wings: 7 Moves Detroit Should Consider Making This Offseason

    The Detroit Red Wings start their 20th consecutive playoff appearances this season, an impressive streak in any sport. One key to their success has been a remarkable front office staff throughout the years...

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  13. NHL Playoff Predictions 2011: Projecting Winners for the First Round

    It is Stanley Cup playoff time. The teams are chasing the most historic trophy in sports, daring to dream of taking that championship drink from the cup. The NHL playoffs are the most daunting of playoffs among the big four sports...

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  14. NCAA Championship Game 2011: Can Butler Join List of Biggest Upsets of All Time?

    The surprising runs of VCU and Butler in the NCAA tournament have everybody thinking upsets. It has led to the obvious question: What are the greatest championship upsets of all time? ...

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  15. Why Butler, VCU and the Cinderella Teams Are Great for the NCAA Tournament

    There are some out there that complain when they see teams such as Butler and VCU invade the final four. Apparently, they believe, such hallowed ground is only meant for the truest of pedigreed programs...

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  16. NCAA Tournament 2011: The Biggest Upsets of the Tourney

    Upsets, upsets, upsets. It's why we love tourney time and why the first weekend of games is so highly watched. In this slideshow, the 11 biggest upsets of the tournament are ranked...

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  17. Florida State Vs. VCU Predictions: Who Will Win the Battle of Cinderellas?

    One of the draws on the NCAA tournament is the love of the underdog. It wasn’t too long ago that the Cinderella story for most teams just meant surprising a first round opponent and getting a win...

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  18. NCAA Bracket 2011 Predictions: Ranking the Round of 32 Upset Chances

    We all love the NCAA tournament for the upsets that happen every year. The majority of the major upsets happen over the first four days of the tournament...

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  19. Big Ten Basketball Tournament 2011: Ranking the Potential Upsets

    It is Big Ten Tourney time, with the conference looking at up to six teams advancing to the NCAA tournament...

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  20. 2011 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament Preview: What Each Team Is Looking For

    The Big Ten tournament starts on Thursday in Indianapolis. Obviously the goal of every team is to win the entire tournament but for starters it is not a realistic goal for each team...

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  21. Detroit Red Wings: 8 Keys to Locking Up the No. 1 Seed in the Western Conference

    The Detroit Red Wings are making a push for the top seed in the Western Conference. They are currently chasing the Vancouver Canucks who hold that spot...

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  22. Michigan State Spartans vs Michigan Wolverines: A Basketball Game That Matters

    Could this be? Is it real? Finally in this rivalry of interstate colleges we have a basketball game that actually matters between these two teams...

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  23. Worst Free Agent Signings in Detroit Sports

    As sports cities go Detroit is a rather lucky. They have a team in all four major sports and each with a fairly rich history...

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  24. NHRA Season Preview: 10 Predictions for the NHRA Drag Racing Season

    The world’s faster motorsport is back, as the NHRA season opening Winter Nationals is just days away...

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  25. College Football: Michigan's Brady Hoke and 10 BCS Championship Coaches

    It seems there are some that are concerned that Michigan may have settled by selecting Brady Hoke as their next coach. After Rich Rodriguez was fired, it seemed that Jim Harbaugh was the odds on favorite to be the next coach...

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