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HBO Show Examines Athletic Spending At Eastern Michigan [Video]

A HUGE salary for a basketball coach whose team doesn't generate much income, and hotel rooms for home games for a losing football team? Does that sound like wasted money?

HBO's investigative sports program 'Real Sports' takes a look at the athletic spending at Eastern Michigan University on this week's show, demonstrating that it may be a wee bit out of whack in terms of the return on the investment.

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Five Things I Learned at the GVSU Football Spring Classic

GVSU Football enjoyed perfect weather at the Spring Classic on Saturday. Fans appreciated the weather, but they'd like to see touchdowns and a strong Laker defense even more this fall. 

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Grand Rapids Griffins v Hamilton Bulldogs
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Griffin’s Playoff Tickets On Sale Today

Tickets for the Grand Rapids Griffins’ first two home games during the 2016 Calder Cup Playoffs will go on sale to the public this morning, Saturday, April 16 at 10 a.m.

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Detroit Mother Starts Petition To Overturn NCAA Satellite Camp Ban

On April 7, the NCAA banned football coaches from working at camps away from their campuses. Some say the rule will reduce opportunities and scholarships for high school students.

One Michigan mother is fighting back.

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Detroit PAL- Youth Sports Complex
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Youth Sports Facility Coming to Site of Tiger Stadium in Detroit

Detroit Police Athletic League (PAL) broke ground at the site of Tiger Stadium at Michigan and Trumbull in Detroit on Wednesday.

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GVSU Football Spring Classic is Saturday

The Grand Valley State University Football Spring Classic is at Lubbers Stadium in Allendale on Saturday.

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Detroit Tigers
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Three Detroit Tigers Who Had Hit Singles (Kind Of) [Video]

Now that baseball season is here, let's recall those Tiger players and broadcasters who worked for the Detroit team, but in their spare time dabbled in the music industry.

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15 MORE Things All Grand Rapidians Should Do at Least Once

A few weeks ago we went through the 15 things that anyone who lives in Grand Rapids should do or try at least once. Obviously, we couldn't just stop at 15 considering there's so much to do in this awesome city...

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Baltimore Orioles v Detroit Tigers
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Fan Catches Five Fouls at Detroit Tigers Game, Gives Baseballs to Kids

Bill Dugan caught four foul balls in the first five innings of today's Detroit Tigers game at Comerica Park, then he caught another in the 8th inning.

Dugan gave all of the baseballs away to young Tigers fans.

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Detroit Red Wings v Buffalo Sabres
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Pavel Datsyuk Will Leave the Red Wings After the Playoffs

Pavel Datsyuk has had an amazing career with the Detroit Red Wings, but he says that after 14 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, he's ready to go home to Russia.

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Philadelphia Flyers Throw Shade at ‘Walking Dead’ Star and Red Wings Fan Steven Yeun

Actor Steven Yeun, most known for portraying Glenn on "The Walking Dead", is a Red Wings fan. When he tweeted about his favorite hockey team on Wednesday, he got an unexpected response from the Philadelphia Flyers' official Twitter account.

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Todd Fenton
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The Internet Is Making April Fool’s Day A Gem [Video]

Thanks to the internet, pranks abound today, including a proposed subway for Grand Rapids.  Be wary, be very, very wary.

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