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Suzy Merchant in radio studio
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Michigan State University women’s basketball coach Suzy Merchant is taking a medical leave of absence.

Current Sports | January 6, 2016

Jan 6, 2017

Detroit Lions; Jake Butt; MSU men's basketball; Detroit Pistons; Reflection Friday 


Current Sports | January 5, 2016

Jan 5, 2017
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Rutgers / MSU men's basketball; Detroit Pistons; Lorenzo White Jr.; Throwback Thursday 


Current Sports | January 4, 2016

Jan 4, 2017

Jim Caldwell to coach Detroit Lions next season; PJ Fleck; Anthony Ianni and MSU men's basketball


Current Sports | January 3, 2016

Jan 3, 2017

First Current Sports of 2017; WMU / Wisconsin Cotton Bowl; Cory Olsen of MLIVE; Lane Kiffin


Tom Izzo photo
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Current Sports host Al Martin talks with MSU basketball coach Tom Izzo about where his team stands this season.


Current Sports | December 15, 2016

Dec 15, 2016

Mark Dantonio press conference, Michigan State football team, Phil Sklar, National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame and Throwback Thursday.


Current Sports | December 14, 2016

Dec 14, 2016
Hockey scene
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Jim Harbaugh, Sports Rumors, NFL Power Rankings, Super Bowl Favorites, Richard Kincaide and Detroit Red Wings.


Tom Izzo wins Dean Smith award photo
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The Detroit Lions picked up a win over the Chicago Bears at home yesterday. Current Sports host Al Martin discusses the hand injury suffered by quarterback Matthew Stafford and a weekend update on MSU men’s basketball.


Michigan State won national championships in both football and hockey in 1966. The following year, an upstart bunch of wrestlers won MSU’s only title in that sport. We talk about that magical season with Dale Anderson, author of “A Spartan Journey: Michigan State’s 1967 Miracle on the Mat.”


Allyssah Fitterer photo
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The Detroit Lions beat the New Orleans Saints on the road yesterday, marking seven wins in the last eight contests. Current Sports host Al Martin talks about what is going right for the Honolulu Blue.


Damion Terry photo
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The Michigan Wolverines and Ohio State Buckeyes provided a rivalry game for the ages on Saturday . We talk with Current Sports host Al Martin about how the college football playoff was shaken up a bit with the outcome, the final game of the MSU football season and the NFC North-leading Detroit Lions.


Chris Frey photo
Matthew Mitchell

The MSU football and men’s basketball teams were both involved in nail-biters over the weekend. One Spartan squad lost, while the other wiped its brow in victory. Current Sports host Al Martin helps us recap those barn-burners, as well as update us on the Detroit Lions win against Jacksonville.


Madre London photo
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The 49-0 drubbing of Rutgers on Saturday finally gave the MSU football team a conference win. We talk with Current Sports host Al  Martin about the Spartan victory and Michigan's loss at Iowa.


Golden Tate photo
Gavin Smith / Detroit Lions

Matthew Stafford has done it again. The Detroit Lions quarterback displayed last minute heroics during yesterday’s road game against the Minnesota Vikings. We chat with Current Sports host Al Martin.


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