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Give it up for Da’Shawn Hand, other newcomers who have helped save Detroit’s season

This is an opinion piece from MLive.com reporter Kyle Meinke. DETROIT — Da’Shawn Hand sacked Dak Prescott last week, and saw the ball squirt free. But he couldn’t do anything about it. Not with 315-pound center Joe Looney landing on top of him. All the Lions defensive lineman could do was look

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Detroit Lions lay low on MLive’s new weekly NFL power rankings

Every week for about a calendar year now, I’ve gathered up the power rankings from around the country to try to illustrate where national outlets see the Lions sitting among the league.  Now, it’s time to offer some of my own. And so every Tuesday, I’ll have a list of how the Lions stack

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Odds of Pistons winning first division title since 2008 not outrageous

The Detroit Pistons haven’t won a division title since 2008, which capped a stretch of four consecutive first-place finishes, six in seven seasons. They’re not expected to win the Central this season, either, according to odds from Bovada.lv. The Pistons are projected to finish third behind the

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Odds of Pistons winning first division title since 2008 not outrageous

The Detroit Pistons haven’t won a division title since 2008, which capped a stretch of four consecutive first-place finishes, six in seven seasons. They’re not expected to win the Central this season, either, according to odds from Bovada.lv. The Pistons are projected to finish third behind the

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Odds of Pistons winning first division title since 2008 not outrageous

The Detroit Pistons haven’t won a division title since 2008, which capped a stretch of four consecutive first-place finishes, six in seven seasons. They’re not expected to win the Central this season, either, according to odds from Bovada.lv. The Pistons are projected to finish third behind the

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Odds of Pistons winning first division title since 2008 not outrageous

The Detroit Pistons haven’t won a division title since 2008, which capped a stretch of four consecutive first-place finishes, six in seven seasons. They’re not expected to win the Central this season, either, according to odds from Bovada.lv. The Pistons are projected to finish third behind the

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Saginaw Spirit sending nearly half of roster, 11 players to NHL camps

Saginaw, Michigan – The Saginaw Spirit will be missing 11 members of their team for the foreseeable future as center Brady Gilmour, defenseman Reilly Webb, goaltender Ivan Prosvetov, left wing Blade Jenkins, defenseman Bode Wilde, center Damien Giroux,…

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Saginaw Spirit sending nearly half of roster, 11 players to NHL camps

Saginaw, Michigan – The Saginaw Spirit will be missing 11 members of their team for the foreseeable future as center Brady Gilmour, defenseman Reilly Webb, goaltender Ivan Prosvetov, left wing Blade Jenkins, defenseman Bode Wilde, center Damien Giroux,…

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Saginaw Spirit sending nearly half of roster, 11 players to NHL camps

Saginaw, Michigan – The Saginaw Spirit will be missing 11 members of their team for the foreseeable future as center Brady Gilmour, defenseman Reilly Webb, goaltender Ivan Prosvetov, left wing Blade Jenkins, defenseman Bode Wilde, center Damien Giroux,…

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The Lions are the oldest team in the NFC North, 6th oldest in NFL

ALLEN PARK — The Detroit Lions are the oldest team in the NFC North, and one of the oldest in the NFL. The average age of Detroit’s initial 53-man roster is 26.6 years old, according to data that is computed annually by PhillyVoice. That’s 27th in the NFL, ahead of only the Bills (26.7), Panthers

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Should the NBA shorten the shot clock after an offensive rebound?

The proposal to change the shot-clock rule is gaining steam in the NBA. The new rule would see the shot clock reset to 14 seconds, instead of 24 seconds, after an offensive rebound. Some welcome the rule change because it would result in more possessio…

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Red Wings rank near bottom in over-under point total projection

Despite an anticipated influx of young talent that includes first-round picks Michael Rasmussen and Filip Zadina, the Detroit Red Wings are expected to be appreciably better in 2018-19. That’s according to oddsmakers. Bovada.lv, in its preseason NHL point total projections, has the Red Wings over

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Red Wings rank near bottom in over-under point total projection

Despite an anticipated influx of young talent that includes first-round picks Michael Rasmussen and Filip Zadina, the Detroit Red Wings aren’t expected to be appreciably better in 2018-19. That’s according to oddsmakers. Bovada.lv, in its preseason NHL point total projections, has the Red Wings

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Red Wings rank near bottom in over-under point total projection

Despite an anticipated influx of young talent that includes first-round picks Michael Rasmussen and Filip Zadina, the Detroit Red Wings are expected to be appreciably better in 2018-19. That’s according to oddsmakers. Bovada.lv, in its preseason NHL point total projections, has the Red Wings over

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Red Wings rank near bottom in over-under point total projection

Despite an anticipated influx of young talent that includes first-round picks Michael Rasmussen and Filip Zadina, the Detroit Red Wings aren’t expected to be appreciably better in 2018-19. That’s according to oddsmakers. Bovada.lv, in its preseason NHL point total projections, has the Red Wings

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Red Wings rank near bottom in over-under point total projection

Despite an anticipated influx of young talent that includes first-round picks Michael Rasmussen and Filip Zadina, the Detroit Red Wings aren’t expected to be appreciably better in 2018-19. That’s according to oddsmakers. Bovada.lv, in its preseason NHL point total projections, has the Red Wings

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