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Current Sports | 5/18/16 | #704

May 18, 2016
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Deyonta Davis Draft Status, Tom Izzo Comments, NBA Draft Lottery Results, One-and-Done's, Golfboarding, Michigan State Basketball, and Scott Pohl.


Current Sports | 5/17/16 | #703

May 17, 2016
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Dick McAuliffe RIP, Detroit Tigers, Brad Ausmus, NBA Playoffs, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Lottery, Bob Every, Mid-Michigan High School Softball, MSU Football, and "Tickled Tuesday."


Current Sports | 5/16/16 | #702

May 16, 2016
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Sports Brawls, Michigan State Softball, Michigan Softball, Detroit Tigers, Doug Wilson, Mark Fidrych, Detroit Tigers, and Weekend Winners.


Current Sports | 5/13/16 | #701

May 13, 2016
Business Wire

Madden Covers, Friday the 13, Detroit Tigers, Bullpen Problems, Diamond Leung, Golden State Warriors, and Reflection Friday.


Laya Hartman on Current Sports TV

May 13, 2016

Al's guest is Okemos High School girl's basketball player Laya Hartman.

Current Sports | 5/12/16 | #700

May 12, 2016
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Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers, Current Sports TV Preview, Laya and Doug Hartman, NBA Playoffs, and Throwback Thursday.


Current Sports | 5/11/16 | #699

May 11, 2016

Dwight Howard, UM Holding Satellite Camps in Australia, Jim Harbaugh, Kristen Rasmussen, Okemos High School Basketball, and the NBA Talent Level.


Okemos' Buckland stars on softball diamond and helps team win

May 10, 2016

OKEMOS, Mich. - Softball player Kate Buckland is proof that any athlete can excel with commitment, training, and hard work. Buckland says she wasn't born with the skills to be a great softball player, but reached elite level play with the help of many coaches over the years and hard work. She is headed to play Division I softball as a catcher at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.

Michigan State baseball’s heated field has successful first year

May 10, 2016

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State University has long benefited from having a strong turf management program. In 2014, the program helped the baseball field win the Turf Managers Association’s “Field of the Year.”

MSU club basketball team is aiming higher

May 10, 2016
Connor Ryan

EAST LANSING, Mich. – With the game tied and 1.5 seconds remaining in regulation, Michigan State point guard Robert Ray Jr. stepped to the free-throw line with two chances – barring a last-second heave – to send the his club team to the national championship.

Newcomer from Japan making impact for MSU women's lacrosse

May 10, 2016

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- The Michigan State women’s lacrosse team took the field 23 times during their 2016 regular season. With 27 players on the team, there was plenty of talent on display when watching from a distance. However, one player had a background in the sport of lacrosse much different from everyone else.

Upcoming Rio Games shines spotlight on table tennis

May 10, 2016

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- With the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games coming up this summer, there has been very little interest put toward Table Tennis from the United States.

MSU club lacrosse looks to move back to varsity level

May 10, 2016

EAST LANSING, Mich. - At one point, Michigan State varsity lacrosse was a reality.

Current Sports | 5/10/16 | #698

May 10, 2016
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Steph Curry as Unanimous MVP, Golden State Warriors, NBA Playoffs, Detroit Tigers, Brad Ausmus, and Eastern Michigan Athletics.


Current Sports | 5/9/16 | #697

May 9, 2016
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The Kentucky Derby, Nyquist, Detroit Tigers, Justin Verlander, Carol Hutchins, University of Michigan Softball, and Weekend Winners.


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