Friday Sports Summary 11-04-22
Fri, 04 Nov 2022 07:27:04 EDT

The Red Wings were able to bounce back with a 3-1 win at home over the Capitals, with many former players from the Wings’ 96-97 championship team looking on. Alex Ovechkin scored first giving Washington the lead. That goal now ties him with Gordie Howe for the most goals with a single team with 786. Lucas Raymond scored first for Detroit tying the game. Andrew Copp scored the game winner with less than 4 minutes to go. Dylan Larkin sealed it with an empty net goal. The Wings are now 5-3-2 and will play twice over the weekend against both New York teams. They will play the Islanders tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m. and then against the Rangers Sunday at 5 p.m.

Justin Verlander earned his first World Series game win with 5 innings of 1-run ball last night, his first win after 9 career attempts. The Astros ended up beating the Phillies 3-2 and are one win away from their second title in franchise history. Game 6 returns to Houston and will take place tomorrow night at 8:03 p.m.

DeAndre Swift returned to Lions practice, however, they were missing wide receiver Josh Reynolds with back issues on Thursday. The Lions have another game Sunday afternoon against the Packers. Game time is 1 p.m.

And former Michigan State player Miles Bridges pled no contest to felony domestic violence charges, according to ESPN, and will avoid jail time after being sentenced to three years of probation.

Speaking of Michigan State, they have another football game this weekend. They travel to Champaign to play Illinois tomorrow at 3:30. Meanwhile, Michigan will play under the lights for the second straight week. They travel to New Jersey to play Rutgers. Game time is 7:30.

(Info Courtesy of Michigan News Radio and or The Alpena News, MHSAA and Mi Sports Now)


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