Monday State Sports Summary
Mon, 10 Feb 2020 05:32:47 EST


IN HOCKEY'S VERSION OF 'DAVID VS. GOLIATH' ON SUNDAY - THE RED
WINGS....WHO HAVE THE WORST RECORD IN THE NHL.......DEFEATED THE
BOSTON BRUINS.....THE TEAM WITH THE BEST RECORD IN THE LEAGUE.......3
TO 1, AT LITTLE CAESARS' ARENA. GOALTENDER JOHNATHAN BERNIER
EARNS THE WIN, AFTER STOPPING 39 OF THE 40 SHOTS HE WOULD FACE IN
THAT GAME........


THE PISTONS WILL PLAY THEIR NEXT-TO-LAST GAME BEFORE THE ALL-STAR
BREAK TONIGHT.........AS THEY BATTLE A CHARLOTTE HORNETS' TEAM THAT'S
LOST 5 IN A ROW AND 9 OF IT'S LAST 10. TIP-OFF IS AT 7........


MEANWHILE, IN HIS FIRST GAME AS A MEMBER OF THE CLEVELAND
CAVALIERS.........CENTER ANDRE DRUMMOND HAD 19 POINTS AND 14
REBOUNDS LAST NIGHT..........IN CLEVELAND'S 133 TO 92 LOSS TO THE LOS
ANGELES CLIPPERS......


MICHIGAN STATE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR BILL BEEKMAN INTERVIEWED
CINCINNATI HEAD COACH LUKE FICKELL YESTERDAY.........AS THE SEARCH
FOR THE SPARTANS' NEW HEAD FOOTBALL COACH CONTINUES. THAT
SEARCH LOST YET ANOTHER CANDIDATE OVER THE WEEKEND, WHEN
COLORADO'S MEL TUCKER REMOVED HIS NAME FROM
CONSIDERATION..........CONFIRMING IN A RELEASE THAT HE'LL REMAIN WITH
THE BUFFALOES' PROGRAM NEXT SEASON........


NICK TAYLOR SURVIVED THE WEATHER - AND A LATE CHALLENGE FROM
KEVIN STREELMAN - TO WIN THE PGA TOUR'S PEBBLE BEACH PRO-AM
YESTERDAY. TAYLOR FINISHED WITH A SCORE OF 19-UNDER PAR
268.........THAT WAS 4 STROKES BETTER THAN STREELMAN AND 5 SHOTS
BETTER THAN PHIL MICKELSON, WHO STRUGGLED IN SUNDAY'S FINAL
ROUND........CARDING A 2-OVER PAR 74........


RICKY STENHOUSE, JR. WOULD EARN THE POLE POSITION YESTERDAY FOR
NEXT WEEK'S RUNNING OF THE DAYTONA 500.......THE FIRST RACE OF THE
2020 NASCAR SEASON. STENHOUSE CAPTURED THE POLE BY TURNING IN
THE FASTEST LAP IN QUALIFYING, AT JUST OVER 194 MILES PER HOUR.......



   

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