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It’s probably not the easiest time to be a Red Wings fan. At this point in the season historically, the discussion in Detroit typically centers on potential first-round playoff opponents, or who GM Ken Holland might target at the trade deadline to put t…Upvote Share Tweet
Celebrities bring big game to Super Bowl ad face-offsDon't blame the Super Bowl advertisers, they didn't know that Joe Namath, who did the coin toss, was going to upstage everything that followed by wearing a fur that Liberace somehow missed. Go big or go home, says Broadway Joe.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 2, 2014No. 1 Star: Gustav Nyquist, Detroit Red Wings In a game where defense was nowhere to be found, Nyquist led all scorers with his first career hat trick and an assist, but the Red Wings fell short in overtime to the Washington Capitals 6-5. Nyquist scored…Upvote Share TweetCliff Avril can laugh all the way to the bank now. Rejected by the Lions after last season and accepting a less-than-hoped-for $13 million, two-year deal from Seattle, Avril ruined Peyton Manning's coronation and helped the Seahawks to a 43-8 romp over …Upvote Share Tweet
Bruno Mars takes Super Bowl halftime to new heightsHalftime was prime time for Bruno Mars on Sunday, as he proved his worth on entertainment's biggest stage.Upvote Share Tweet
Detroit automakers put their stamp on Super BowlDetroit's automakers once again used the Super Bowl as a stage to spotlight their newest cars and trucks.Upvote Share Tweet
Soprano Renée Fleming delivers powerful, impressive anthemIt's safe to say a lot more people know Renée Fleming now than they did before the Super Bowl. And their introduction was quite impressive.Upvote Share TweetThe battle lines have been drawn. On one side, former NFL player and current network analyst Heath Evans says teammates privately have complained that Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is uncontrollable. On the other, several teammates have gone on t…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Feb 2, 2014WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 39th goal on a power play 2:37 into overtime, and the Washington Capitals beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-5 Sunday to earn a split of a home-and-home set and tighten up things a bit more in the bott...Upvote Share TweetEast Rutherford, N.J. — Fox analyst Terry Bradshaw will not appear on the network's Super Bowl coverage Sunday after the death of his father.Upvote Share Tweet
Red Wings helpless in Pavel Datsyuk’s Olympic decisionyahoo.com Feb 2, 2014In 11 days, the Russians will open the men's Olympic hockey tournament in Sochi against Slovenia. We all know the pressure facing the players to deliver gold on home soil. And with that, there's certainly pressure for the country's biggest stars to be t…Upvote Share Tweet
Ovechkin Nets Game Winner In OTFeb 2Gustav Nyquist scored a hat trick for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough as Alex Ovechkin's 39th goal of the season gave the Capitals a 6-5 overtime win.
Seahawks Seahawks win Super Bowl XLVIII with old-school styleFeb 2Seattle's old-school, defense-first formula created a throwback Super Bowl blowout against the Broncos, writes John Clayton.
Seattle Seahawks win Super Bowl XLVIII with old-school styleFeb 2Seattle's old-school, defense-first formula created a throwback Super Bowl blowout against the Broncos, writes John Clayton.
Phoenix Suns explore deal for Los Angeles Lakers' Pau GasolFeb 2The Phoenix Suns have emerged as a potential trade suitor for Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol, according to sources close to the process.