| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:03 PM
James van Riemsdyk, Daniel Carcillo and Scott Hartnell scored to help the Philadelphia Flyers win for the first time in Detroit in more than 22 years, 3-2 over the Red Wings on Sunday.
Philadelphia was 0-14-2 at Joe Louis Arena since Nov. 4, 1988....
| Jan 28, 2011
| 4:08 PM
"A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis"
By Matt De La Pena, illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Dial, $17.99, ages 6-9
This picture book biography connects the history of the young Joe Louis with the political history of the 1930s, beginning with...
| Feb 17, 2011
Pavel Datsyuk scored twice, Danny Cleary had a goal and two assists and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2 on Thursday night.
Niklas Kronwall, Justin Abdelkader and Darren Helm also scored for the Red Wings, who have won three in a...
| Jun 20, 2011
Logger Hockey LLC announced on Monday that LC Walker will host the first ever Division I hockey game on October 1st when the Western Michigan University Broncos will host the University of Toronto Varsity Blues at 7 p.m. in the season opener for the...
| Jul 10, 2011
The Magnificent Sporting Life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Don Van Natta Jr.
Little, Brown: 404 pp., $27.99
So do you know who made the Top 10 when ESPN chose its 50 Greatest Athletes of the 20th Century? Here they are: (1) Michael Jordan....
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:03 PM
(Ann Arbor, Mich.) … Senior center David Wohlberg scored two goals and senior goaltender Matt Hunwick stopped 25 of 26 shots,including 12 in the final period as Michigan defeated Notre Dame, 3-1, in game two of the best-of-three CCHA second round...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Alex Ovechkin netted two of Washington's three first-period goals and the Capitals continued their playoff push while furthering Detroit's slide with a 5-3 win at Joe Louis Arena.
Mike Knuble and Jason Chimera registered a goal and an assist for the...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:05 AM
Virginia's own Chris Brown will play Virginia Beach on Oct. 9 according to a press release issued today, Aug. 10. The R&B-pop singer who has rebounded from personal troubles to once again make smash hit tunes will launch his "F.A.M.E." tour Sept. 12 in...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:22 PM
Johan Franzen recorded a hat trick, and the rebounding Detroit Red Wings beat the slumping Colorado Avalanche, 5-2, at Joe Louis Arena.
Nicklas Lidstrom and Danny Cleary also tallied for the Red Wings, who got 24 saves from Jimmy Howard.
| Sep 25, 2011
A fashion show in Harlem in 1963, a portrait of a contemplative Michael Jackson in 1981 and a picture of friends celebrating their prom night in 2006 are among images on view in the exhibition "Posing Beauty in African American Culture" at USC's Fisher...
| Dec 17, 2011
Cory Emmerton scored twice and added an assist while Drew Miller also lit the lamp twice as the Detroit Red Wings routed the Los Angeles Kings, 8-2, at Joe Louis Arena.
Niklas Kronwall, Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk and Brad Stuart also scored for...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 7:48 PM
Each year the Tribune recognizes a handful of Chicagoans as its artists of the year. This year, Alligator Records founder Bruce Iglauer is among them. Here's why:
The Chicago Blues Festival reserved its final night last June for a birthday party:...