Flint, Mich. – The Flint Firebirds return home to the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center this Wednesday night when the club hosts their in-state rival Saginaw Spirit. Puck drop is set for 7 p.m. (ET) for the third game this season of the I-75 Divide Cup, presented by Coors Light.
Former New York Giants running back Ron Johnson, who was the first black player to be a captain of the Michigan football team, has died. He was 71.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Nick Ward had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and Joshua Langford added 18 points to lead No. 10 Michigan State to a 106-82 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Sunday night.
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mitchell Trubisky threw for 355 yards and three touchdowns, and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions 34-22 to snap a 10-game losing streak against division opponents on Sunday.
DETROIT (AP) -- Tony Parker scored 24 points, Kemba Walker had 24 points and seven assists and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Detroit Pistons 113-103 on Sunday.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Jon Teske had 13 points, eight rebounds and four blocks as No. 19 Michigan beat Norfolk State 63-44 to give John Beilein his 800th career coaching victory on Tuesday night.