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Don Shula Passes Away

  Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Don Shula has died at his home in South Florida. The Miami Dolphins say Shula died Monday at age 90. He won the most games of any NFL coach and

Monday Morning Sports Update

  The Chicago Bears have declined their fifth-year option for quarterback Mitchell Trubisky for the 2021 season. A person familiar with the situation confirmed the move on condition of anonymity because it had not been announced. The

WSJM Sports Update

  Indianapolis Motor Speedway could host the first major sporting venue to have fans back in the stands this summer. Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has announced a five-stage plan to reopen the state with the final phase

Friday’s WSJM Sports Report

  The New York Giants have picked up the fifth-year option for former Michigan Wolverine, safety Jabrill Peppers. The moves extends Peppers’ rookie contract through the 2021 season.   The Bengals have released quarterback Andy Dalton, clearing

UofM Hopes To Settle Doctor Abuse Lawsuits

  University of Michigan officials say the school hopes to settle lawsuits brought by hundreds of people who say they were sexually abused by a sports doctor who worked for the university for decades. Board of Regents

Tuesday’s WSJM Sports Notes

  The Chicago Blackhawks have fired team president John McDonough, ending a wildly successful run that included three Stanley Cup championships. The surprising move comes with the NHL season on pause because of the coronavirus pandemic. And

Bulls Find New GM

  The Chicago Bulls have hired Philadelphia 76ers executive Marc Eversley to replace the fired Gar Forman as general manager and work under new top basketball executive Arturas Karnisovas. A person familiar with the situation told the

WSJM Sports Notes

  The Cincinnati Bengals took LSU quarterback Joe Burrow with the first selection in the NFL draft. It’s the third straight year in which the reigning Heisman Trophy winner was taken first overall in the draft. The

ND’s Muffet McGraw Retires

  Notre Dame women’s basketball coach Muffet McGraw will retire after winning two national championships in 33 years with the Irish. The 64-year-old McGraw became the 13th woman inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

  The first former Michigan football player to publicly say that a team doctor abused him believes he would have sought medical help sooner for what has become late-stage cancer if he hadn’t been victimized in college.

H.S. Athletic Classifications Announced

  Classifications for Michigan High School Athletic Association postseason tournaments for the 2020-21 school year have been announced – including football divisions determined preseason. This year’s enrollment breakdown is as follows… Class A: 831 and above Class

SAC Bowling All-Conference Honors

  Several Coloma High School bowlers received Southwestern Athletic Conference Lakeshore Division All-Conference honors. Five Comet boys and five Comet girls earned 1st Team honors. Southwestern Athletic Conference Lakeshore Division All-Conference teams…   Boys’ 1st Team Charlie

Friday’s WSJM Sports Notes

  Michael Jordan says his final NBA championship season with the Chicago Bulls was a “trying year.” Jordan told Good Morning America on Thursday via video conference from his home in Florida that the Bulls were all

Thursday’s Sports Notes

  The commissioners of the major college football conferences have told Vice President Mike Pence college sports cannot return from the coronavirus shutdown until campuses have re-opened. Ten commissioners and the athletic director of Notre Dame, comprise

Wednesday’s WSJM Sports’ Notes

  The Michigan Wolverines men’s basketball program received some disappointing news yesterday. Five-star recruit Isaiah Todd announced he will forego college basketball and pursue a pro career overseas. Todd had committed to play at Michigan this past

Bulls Officially Announce Front Office Moves

  The Chicago Bulls have fired general manager Gar Forman while officially hiring Denver Nuggets GM Arturas Karnisovas as their executive vice president of basketball operations and moving John Paxson into an advisory role. The Bulls handed