Detroit Free Press

The curious case of Michigan State varsity lacrosse

Dec 21, 2016
Zachary Barnes

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- January will mark the 20th anniversary of Michigan State varsity men’s lacrosse program being cut by the athletic department and turned into a club sport.

Current Sports | 10/21/16 | #807

Oct 21, 2016

RIP Drew Sharp.


Current Sports | 4/19/16 | #684

Apr 19, 2016
USA Today Sports

Stan Van Gundy Comments, Michigan State Football, Montez Sweat, Craig Evans, Rich Rodriguez, Jim Harbaugh, Satellite Camps, Helene St. James, Johnny Manziel, and Detroit Red Wings.


Current Sports | 3/29/16 | #669

Mar 29, 2016
Kirthmon F. Dozier / Detroit Free Press

Marvin Clark and Javon Bess Transfers, Michigan State Basketball, NFL Concussions, Detroit Pistons Playoff Push, and Vince Ellis.


Current Sports | 1/14/16 | #616

Jan 14, 2016

Steph Curry, Isiah Thomas, Top 10 Point Guards Ever, Steve Ernst, Charlotte Basketball, CSTV Preview, Julian Gonzalez, and Reflection Friday.


Current Sports #466 | May 5, 2015

May 5, 2015

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Today's Current Sports features a discussion about athletes on social media and American Pharaoh, winner of the Kentucky Derby. Is sports media too quick to jump towards Triple Crown talks? Then, Al brings Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press to the show to discuss the Detroit Lions' offseason. The show is not complete until 'Top Five Tuesday', which features Al and Isaac's top five overhyped sporting events. 


Current Sports #433 | March 17, 2015

Mar 17, 2015

Happy St. Patrick's Day and Happy Tuesday! There is a lot to discuss on this edition of Current Sports with Al Martin, especially the release of the NCAA Men's Bracket. How far could MSU go and who is going to shock the nation this year? Al brings on Drew Sharp, sports columnist for the Detroit Free Press, to help answer some of the toughest questions about this year's bracket. Also, breaking news on air came out of the MSU football camp concerning MSU running back Delton Williams, who has been suspended from the team.

Lastly,  the top five moments in NCAA tournament history star in today's 'Top Five Tuesday' segment. Let the MADNESS begin!!!


Look Back: Current Sports #301 | August 20, 2014

Sep 30, 2014

After a close game against Tampa Bay for the Detroit Tigers, Al invites Detroit Free Press writer Perry Farrell on to discuss the status of this team. Seeing that the Tigers are now playoff bound, this offers a special look back on some interesting predictions. Later, the Braxton Miller injury and Brandon Jennings bold claims on Kobe Bryant are reviewed.