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Paddle Relay Around Lower Michigan Will Cover 1,100 Miles Over Three Months

Hundreds of kayakers, standup paddle boarders and surfskiers will take part in the inaugural Paddle Relay Around Lower Michigan.

The event is a relay-style water tour of Michigan's coastline.

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Tampa Bay Lightning Shut Out Detroit Red Wings 2-0, Win Game 7 and Series

It's often said that there is nothing more exciting in sports than a Game 7 and the final game of the series between the Detroit Red Wings and the Tampa Bay Lightning Wednesday night, April 29th, did not disappoint.

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Detroit Red Wings’ Marek Zidlicky Out for Game 7 Due to Head Injury

The Red Wings will take the ice against the Tampa Bay Lightning for Game 7 Wednesday night without two of their best and most experienced defensemen.

Marek Zidlicky experienced concussion-like symptoms following Game 6, and it's now been officially announced that he'll be on the sidelines for Game 7 along with the suspended Niklas Kronwall

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NHL Suspends Detroit Red Wings’ Niklas Kronwall One Game for Hit [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings will be shorthanded for Game 7 Wednesday night, April 29th, against the Tampa Bay Lightning, after the NHL announced that defenseman Niklas Kronwall would be suspended one game for a hit he delivered in Game 6.

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Detroit Tigers Great Kirk Gibson Diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease

Gibson, 57, is in his first season back with the Tigers organization as one of Fox Sports Detroit's analysts. He hasn't been part of a broadcast since Opening Day, though.

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Commentators Go Crazy at Mountain Biker’s World Championship Run [Video]

Bicycling can be a fun, relaxing way to spend an afternoon.

It can also be a dangerous, extreme sport for professional mountain bikers.

Watch and listen as two commentators can't contain themselves as Great Britain's Danny Hart makes an amazing run at the 2011 Downhill Mountain Bike World Championships.

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Tampa Bay Lightning Beat Detroit Red Wings 5-2, Force Game 7

The Tampa Bay Lightning needed a win Monday night, April 27th, to force a Game 7 against the Detroit Red Wings and they did just that, winning 5-2 in Detroit.

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Grand Rapids Griffins Return Home to Fight for Playoff Survival

The Grand Rapids Griffins lost both Game 1 and Game 2 to Toronto on the road this weekend and now must win the next three games at Van Andel Arena in the best-of-five Western Conference Quarterfinals to advance.

Game 3 will be on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

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Detroit Tigers’ Joe Nathan Out For the Season

Joe Nathan's season is officially over before it have even really begun.

The Tigers announced Thursday the right-handed closer tore the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in his pitching elbow during Wednesday's rehab appearance in Toledo. Nathan is now scheduled undergo his second Tommy John surgery later this spring.

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Innovative GolfBoard Will Totally Change How You Play Golf

This radically different golf cart is hardly par for the course.

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Gifted 8-Year-Old Girl Boxer Can Totally Knock You Out

While you wait with baited breath for the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao bout, let this hold you over for awhile.

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Grand Rapids Native Dathan Ritzenhein Finishes 7th in Boston Marathon

Grand Rapids native Dathan Ritzenhein finished in seventh place at today's Boston Marathon.

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