Al Martin

Michigan State Club Hockey Players Compete For Love Of Sport; Dedicating Own Time and Money

Apr 22, 2019
Kamen Kessler

The Spartans have a deep club hockey program and have found national success in the past. Today’s players juggle homework, jobs, and their finances to play at the non-varsity level for MSU.


Current Sports | April 16, 2019

Apr 16, 2019
Casey Lubahn

Michigan State Spring Game 2019; Mark Dantonio; Brian Lewerke; NBA Playoffs; Casey Lubahn; Tiger Woods wins 2019 Masters

Tiger Woods
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On Monday's SOTD, Al gives the final word on Tiger Woods' championship at The Masters on Sunday, discussing what it meant to have the game's most dominant figure back in the winner's circle.

MSU Police Department Shows It Can Hoop Intramural Style

Apr 15, 2019
MSU Police
MSU Police Department

“True Blue”, a team made up of MSUPD officers and staff, enjoys playing basketball and forging personal bonds with the university community.


Flickr / Creative Commons / AP

Michgian State Football Spring Game; Michigan State Football alternate uniforms; Masters win for Tiger Woods

Nipsey Hussle
Keenan Hairston / Flickr Creative Commons

Hip Hop artist and businessman Nipsey Hussle was just 33 years old when he was gunned down in Los Angeles outside of his Marathon clothing store in late March. Current Sports host Al Martin invites Blessed Body Training founder Johnny Lewis to dissect why Hussle's death has had such a profound impact on the black community. 

Current Sports | April 12, 2019

Apr 12, 2019
Jarrett Bell
Al Martin / WKAR-MSU

Nipsey Hussle; Nipsey Hussle funeral; Johnny Lewis; Jeremy Sampson; Jarrett Bell; NFL offseason

Mason Girls Tennis Looks to Keep 2018 Success And Titles Going Into 2019 Season

Apr 11, 2019
Mason High School
Jared Carter

The team’s roster looks very different than last season, with changes at 11 of 12 line-up spots. 

Michigan State Adaptive Sports Club Brings Community Together Around Activities

Apr 11, 2019
Adaptive Sports
Samantha Basirico

The Adaptive Sports and Recreation Club provides opportunity for athletes, and also Michigan State volunteers, to get involved in competition.

Current Sports | April 11, 2019

Apr 11, 2019
Tiger Woods
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Blake Griffin; Andre Drummond; Reggie Jackson; Dwane Casey; Giannis Antetokounmpo; Khris Middleton; Eric Bledsoe; Brook Lopez

Magic Johnson
Al Martin / WKAR

Al gives his thoughts on a wild close to the NBA regular season on Wednesday's Segment of the Day.

Tom Izzo
Al Martin / WKAR-MSU

Tom Izzo wraps-up the Final Four run by discussing the accomplishments of this season's team. Izzo also touches on the NBA Draft stock of Cassius Winston and Nick Ward. That, and so much more. 

The NCAA Men’s Tournament Meant One Thing – Busted Brackets And Gambling

Apr 10, 2019
Tatsuro Ogata / Flickr / Creative Commons

Wagering on the NCAA men's tournament is a multi-billion dollar business each year, and increasingly, becoming legal.

Michigan State’s Shooting Club Cements Name As One The Best College Teams In Nation

Apr 10, 2019
Demmer Center
Jack Sznewajs

The Shooting Club, which trains out of MSU’s Demmer Shooting Center, was one of the few collegiate teams to reach the national rifle championship.


East Lansing Girls Tennis Comes Into Season With Big Changes, But Same Winning Expectations

Apr 10, 2019
East Lansing High School
Alexis Downie

The Trojans were led by seven seniors last year, and now, the youth-heavy team only has two seniors. But the ELHS players still see a run at states in their future.