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Coaching makes a difference

December 2, 2015 For those sports fans who don't believe that coaching can make a difference, you only had to look at two sideline masterpieces recently. more »»

Copper Island Classic indeed

December 1, 2015 First, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving holida. more »»

NFL parity translates to mediocrity

November 25, 2015 With a modest 3-7 record, there's actually talk about the Dallas Cowboys being in the playoff hunt. You can envision former New Orleans coach Jim Mora voicing his famous: "Playoffs?" spiel. more »»


November 24, 2015 During both his postgame discussions Saturday night with Dirk Hembroff of 93.5 WKMJ and with me, No. more »»

The hypocrisy in college sports

November 18, 2015 The uprising at the University of Missouri was just the latest in the ever-continuing hypocrisy in college athletics. more »»

Replay blues

November 17, 2015 “It's unfortunate that the outcome of a game has to be in question like it was,” said Huskies coach Mel Pearson. “It's very disappointing. You ask your players to play hard and play the right way. more »»

Clutch performers are rare

November 11, 2015 Over the years I've had the chance to report on or watch numerous athletic contests. A few of them have been memorable, but for the most part, most have been pretty routine. more »»

State of Michigan Tech hockey

November 10, 2015 When current head coach Mel Pearson took over the No. 20 Michigan Tech Huskies' hockey program, he inherited a team that had won 10 more games only three times since 1998. more »»

Window slams shut in Detroit

November 4, 2015 If you think you heard a loud sound coming from the direction of Detroit this fall, it was the slamming of a window. more »»

College hockey weekend

November 3, 2015 What a weekend. I had the opportunity this weekend to catch nearly three of four college hockey games played by the Michigan Tech Huskies and the Finlandia Lions. more »»

The changing faces of sports fans

October 28, 2015 While covering the Forest Park-Lake Linden-Hubbell football game this past weekend, I had an interesting conversation with a longtime Lakes fan. more »»

Who are the Huskies?

October 27, 2015 The NCAA Division I hockey season is now a couple of weekends old. Early returns on the Michigan Tech Huskies are mixed, to say the least. more »»

A miracle keeps MSU at top

October 21, 2015 One of the main reasons the University of Michigan conducted its high-profile hiring of Jim Harbaugh as football coach last year was to regain its hold on the state of Michigan. more »»

Meet the Mets!

October 20, 2015 First a musical interlude: “Meet the Mets, Meet the Mets, Step right up and greet the Mets!” Through two games of the National League Championship Series, the Mets are up 2-0 on the Chicago Cubs. more »»

The curse of Bobby Layne remains

October 14, 2015 When the Detroit Lions traded quarterback Bobby Layne to the then hapless Pittsburgh Steelers in 1959, he vowed the team would never win another championship. more »»

Thoughts From the Penalty Box

October 13, 2015 So much happened over the weekend in the world of sports that I had a hard time deciding what to write about this wee. more »»

Forest Park going 8-man is a shock

October 7, 2015 Rumors about Crystal Falls Forest Park High School turning to eight-man football had been circulating for at least a year. more »»

Black and gold

October 6, 2015 Saturday night, the Michigan Tech Huskies 2015-16 hockey team debuted before a modest crowd at the John J. MacInnes Student Ice Arena. more »»

Another mistake by Tigers

September 30, 2015 In the last couple of years, the Detroit Tigers have made some big mistakes.  They've let Max Scherzer escape to free agency. Peddled away David Price and Yeonis Cespedes for prospects. more »»



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