UNDATED (WHTC) - San Jose scored three goals in the second period, while Antti Niemi turned aside 40 shots on the night, as the Sharks handled the visiting Red Wings, 5-2. Detroit is in Los Angeles to face the Kings tomorrow, with broadcast time on 1450 WHTC at 3:40.
The Chicago Blackhawks take on the Flames in Calgary this evening.
In a NFL game you heard on 1450 WHTC last night, Denver edged the visiting New York Jets, 17-13. On Sunday, catch the Lions’ contest with Carolina from Ford Field in Detroit at 12 Noon on Holland’s Hometown Station, followed at 7:30 with Philadelphia playing the New York Giants in the Meadowlands.
Hope College faces Capital College in women’s basketball action at the Mount St. Joseph Tip-Off Tournament in Cincinnati this afternoon. The host Lions and Ohio Wesleyan are the other teams in the four-team field.
In state major college men’s basketball yesterday, Michigan held off visiting Western Illinois, 59-55, and Western Michigan fell to Temple at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament, 69-55. The Broncos meet Iona in San Juan this afternoon, while evening action finds Michigan State hosting Texas Southern, Arkansas-Little Rock visiting Eastern Michigan, and Detroit entertaining Concordia.
College football tonight has Central Michigan welcoming Toledo to Mount Pleasant.
Minor pro hockey this evening at Van Andel Arena sees the Grand Rapids Griffins home to San Antonio.