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Donald Sterling will sue NBA after all

Donald Sterling will sue NBA after all (via http://361db.com) In a reversal, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will pursue a $1 billion federal lawsuit against the NBA and commissioner Adam Silver, and withdraw his support for the sale of the team negotiated by his wife. “I have decided that I must… Read More »

Britain’s Kate launches UK America’s Cup bid

Britain’s Kate launches UK America’s Cup bid (via AFP) Prince William’s wife Kate was on board Tuesday to help launch Olympic sailor Ben Ainslie’s bid to win the America’s Cup yacht race for Britain. Ainslie, who famously helped Oracle Team USA overturn an 8-1 deficit to win last year’s most recent edition… Read More »

New faces boost women’s tennis

New faces boost women’s tennis (via AFP) Women’s tennis was given a timely shot in the arm at the French Open with a new wave of talent emerging onto the scene. The singles title might have gone to Maria Sharapova, still only 27, but a fixture on the world stage for the past decade. But to… Read More »

De la Hoya inducted into boxing Hall of Fame

Ten-time boxing world champion Oscar de la Hoya was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame, using the occasion to call for unity in the sport. The 41-year-old Mexican-American earned his place in the boxing shrine with a professional career… Read More »

23rd Annual Komen Detroit Race for the Cure® June 7 at Chene Park, Detroit

SAME MISSION. SAME RACE. NEW PLACE. Download image Get ready to be inspired! The 23rd Annual Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure, locally presented by the Karmanos Cancer Institute, is Saturday, June 7 at Chene Park in Detroit. Onsite registration… Read More »

Heat pummel Pacers to reach 4th straight NBA finals

Heat pummel Pacers to reach 4th straight NBA finals (via AFP) LeBron James and Chris Bosh scored 25 points each as the two-time defending champion Miami Heat clobbered the Indiana Pacers 117-92 Friday to reach their fourth consecutive NBA finals. Miami used a game six blowout Friday to join an elite NBA group… Read More »

Embattled LA Clippers owner Sterling slams Magic Johnson

Embattled LA Clippers owner Sterling slams Magic Johnson (via AFP) Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s televised apology aimed at cooling a racism row only fueled the fire when he took a vicious swipe at NBA icon Magic Johnson. Sterling, already banned for life by NBA commissioner Adam Silver, apologized… Read More »

Spurs secure best record in NBA with win over Suns

Danny Green drained seven three-pointers and scored 33 points as San Antonio assured themselves of the best record in the NBA with a 112-104 win over Phoenix. Green connected on 12 of 17 shots from the field and seven of 10 from three-point range for… Read More »

Quicken Loans Becomes Title Sponsor of PGA TOUR’s National

- Nation's largest online mortgage lender also expands TOUR relationship through Official Marketing Partner program - Tiger Woods putts to pay a veteran's monthly mortgage payment at the announcement of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament. (PRNewsFoto… Read More »

​Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith taken back to be filling forward role

Throughout this season Detroit Red Wings are one of the top three franchises which have sustained an unusual amount of injuries;  so much that they have been forced to resort to any healthy player scenario and are replacing the injured player position… Read More »

Comerica Park Prepares for Opening Day

Written By: S Holmes | www.stonesdetroit.com Lately, I have taken a lot of verbal abuse stemming from the fact that I have a fondness for all things winter. The temperature can never drop too low and there can never, ever be enough snow. I would absolutely love to see a storm produce four more inches so Detroit can break the ... Read More »

Former Venezuelan boxing champion kidnapped and killed

Former Venezuelan boxing champion kidnapped and killed (via AFP) Venezuelan former boxing champion Antonio Cermeno has been abducted in Caracas and killed, authorities said. Cermeno was a World Boxing Association super bantamweight and featherweight champion in the late 1980s and 90s. Cermeno, 44, was kidnapped along… Read More »

Germany ends Austrian dominance in team ski jump (via AFP)

Germany ends Austrian dominance in team ski jump (via AFP) Germany ended Austria’s dominance in the ski jumping team event on Monday, taking gold in a down-to-the-wire Olympic competition. The four-man German team collected 1041.1 points over two rounds and eight jumps, ahead of defending Olympic champions… Read More »

Winter Olympics 2014: Canada builds medal lead, but big USA day looms

Winter Olympics 2014: Canada builds medal lead, but big USA day looms (via SB Nation) By Travis Hughes  @TravisSBN on Feb 11 2014, 8:06a + Canada built their medal count lead while you were sleeping, but a big day looms for the United States. Logan fills Canada sandwich in ski slopestyle Tuesday’s first event was the Olympic debut… Read More »

First Sochi medals up for grabs after dazzling opening

First Sochi medals up for grabs after dazzling opening (via AFP) Olympic athletes were on Saturday competing for the first medals of the Sochi Winter Games after Russia staged a thrilling opening ceremony that impressed even foreign sceptics. President Vladimir Putin late Friday declared open the 22nd Winter Olympics… Read More »

Super Bowl 2014 daily briefing: Media Day has come and gone

Super Bowl 2014 daily briefing: Media Day has come and gone (via SB Nation) By James Brady  @JamesBradySBN on Jan 29 2014, 6:28a + The circus of Super Bowl Media Day happened on Tuesday. Super Bowl Media Day came and went Tuesday, and it was about as big a circus as you all imagined. Every player from the Denver ... Read More »

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