Al Martin

The Ultimate MSU Cribs Tour: The Michigan State Football Team Apparel And Shoe Closet

Jun 5, 2019
MSU Football Equipment
Rachel Hyams

OK, it’s a little bigger than your average closet, because everything is big – the players, the shoes, the array of apparel, and the discipline to keep it all perfectly organized.

Current Sports | June 4, 2019

Jun 4, 2019
Darius Slay
Smashdown Sports News / Flickr Creative Commons

Darius Slay; Snacks Harrison; Detroit Lions; NFL Football; Golden State Warriors; Toronto Raptors; NBA Finals; Anthony Joshua; Andy Ruiz

Lansing United Women’s Soccer Club Wants To Bring High-Level Soccer To Area

May 29, 2019
Brandon Mostyn / WKAR-MSU

The team, in its second season, wants to repeat as division champions and advance even farther. Local college players use the UWS team as a good training ground during the college off-season.

Current Sports | May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019
Brian Lewerke photo
Courtesy photo / MSU Athletic Communications

MSU Football; 10 Bold Predictions for MSU Football in 2019; NHL Playoffs; Boston Bruins; St. Louis Blues; Jason Ruff

Current Sports | May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019
Le'Veon Bell
Credit BUniverse27 / Flickr / Creative Commons

NBA playoffs; Kawhi Leonard; Giannis Antetokounmpo; Toronto Raptors; Le'Veon Bell; New York Jets; Adam Gase

WATCH - Michigan State Hockey Coach Danton Cole Finds His Stride On Familiar Ice

May 23, 2019
Alexis Downie

Cole, who returned to MSU to become its head coach in 2017, finds coming home to where he grew up and played collegiate hockey to be the perfect fit.

East Lansing Barber Mando Gutierrez Does Double Duty, Dominating The Hair And MMA Game

May 23, 2019
Mando Gutierrez

Gutierrez, an undefeated featherweight, is looking to move up in the MMA ranks through his passion and athletic background.

WATCH - Cooley Law School Stadium Transforms To Do Double Professional Franchise Duty

May 22, 2019
Ian Kress

Originally designed to just be a professional minor league baseball stadium, Cooley Law School Stadium has been hosting the Lugnuts and a soccer franchise for the first time. 

WATCH - The Great Uniter: MSU Students Find Their Love Of Playing Soccer To Be A Common Denominator

May 22, 2019
Flickr / Cedar Jones

It started with a small Facebook group, trying to find other Michigan State students for a pick-up soccer game. Now, close to 50 players come each week to play in casual games for fun.

Lansing Derby Vixens Offers Comradery And Confidence For All Ages And Abilities

May 21, 2019
Lansing Derby Vixens
Hannah Holliday

The rough and tumble sport of roller derby doesn’t seem like a place for comfort, patience, and love. But the Lansing Vixens say their team experience is exactly that.


Big Plans For A Significant Remodel And Facility Upgrade Of Munn, Bringing Modern Hockey Amenities

May 21, 2019
Munn Ice Arena
Jack Sznewajs

Munn has been the home of MSU hockey since 1974. Coach Danton Cole and the players are looking forward to bigger spaces and more training features.

Horse Racing, Once Popular In Michigan, Now Struggles For Survival

May 20, 2019
Horse Racing
Dr. Brian Nielsen

Closure of tracks, a struggling business model and big changes in availability of legalized gambling is hurting trainers and farms in Michigan.

Like To Throw Axes? Well, There’s A Sport For That Now In Lansing

May 20, 2019
Axe Throwing
Rich Baker

The sport of axe throwing, at targets – not people – is taking off. It’s part skill, part thrill in throwing something normally considered dangerous.

Lansing Lugnuts Attract Fans Baseball, Bobbleheads And Creative Promotions

May 20, 2019
Lansing Lugnuts

It takes more than homers and no-hitters to put fans in the stands, so the Lugnuts go with creative promotions to attract Star Wars, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and other pop culture fans.

Current Sports | May 20, 2019

May 20, 2019
LJ Scott vs Maryland photo
Mitch Stringer / USA TODAY Sports

LJ Scott; Cleveland Browns; Magic Johnson; Los Angeles Lakers; Jeanie Buss; Rob Pelinka