Tuesday State Sports Summary
Tue, 20 Apr 2021 05:43:58 EDT


SIX PLAYERS WOULD REACH DOUBLE FIGURES LAST NIGHT FOR THE
PISTONS……..AS THEY ROLL PAST THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS, 109 TO 105,
LAST NIGHT AT LITTLE CAESARS’ ARENA. ROOKIE ISAIAH STEWART WOULD
LEAD THE WAY FOR THE PISTONS, WITH 18 POINTS AND 16 REBOUNDS.....


DENNIS GURIANOV’S (GURR-REE-AH-NOFF'S) GOAL IN THE SHOOTOUT ROUND
WOULD GIVE THE DALLAS STARS A 3 TO 2 WIN OVER THE RED WINGS, LAST
NIGHT, IN DALLAS. LUKE GLENDENNING WOULD SCORE BOTH OF DETROIT’S
GOALS IN THAT LOSS………


THE SAN JOSE SHARKS’ PATRICK MARLEAU (MAR-LOW) WRITES HIS NAME
INTO THE HOCKEY HISTORY BOOKS LAST NIGHT……..AS HE PLAYED IN HIS
1,768th CAREER GAME IN THE NHL…….BREAKING THE ALL-TIME RECORD SET
BY THE LEGENDARY GORDIE HOWE…….


THE TIGERS WILL LOOK TO END A FOUR-GAME LOSING STREAK TONIGHT……
AS THEY CLASH WITH THE PITTSBURGH PIRATES IN THE OPENER OF A MIDWEEK SERIES AT COMERICA PARK. FIRST PITCH - WEATHER PERMITTING - IS
AT 6:40. MICHAEL FULMER WILL GET THE START IN GAME #1 FOR THE
TIGERS……


ACCORDING TO A STORY IN TODAY’S EDITIONS OF THE FREE
PRESS…..MICHIGAN STATE’S FOSTER LOYER HAS ENTERED HIS NAME INTO
THE NCAA’S TRANSFER PORTAL. LOYER BECOMES THE FOURTH PLAYER TO
TRANSFER FROM THE SPARTAN BASKETBALL PROGRAM……..JOINING
ROCKET WATTS, THOMAS KITHIER *(KITH-HE-ERR) AND JACK HOIBERG (HOYBERG)……….


OFFICIALS AT TENNESSEE CONFIRM LAST NIGHT THAT FORMER MICHIGAN
QUARTERBACK JOE MILTON HAS TRANSFERRED TO THE
VOLUNTEERS…..WHERE HE’LL GET THE CHANCE TO START UNDER NEW
TENNESSEE HEAD FOOTBALL COACH JOSH HEUPEL (HYPE-PULL)……..


ALEX SMITH - THE NFL’S COMEBACK PLAYER OF THE YEAR IN 2020 -
OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED HIS RETIREMENT FROM FOOTBALL YESTERDAY.
THE 36-YEAR OLD SMITH - WHO NEEDED 17 OPERATIONS TO RECOVER FROM
A GRUESOME 2018 LEG INJURY - WAS RELEASED BY WASHINGTON EARLIER
THIS YEAR, DESPITE POSTING A 5 AND 1 RECORD AS THAT TEAM’S STARTING
QUARTERBACK LAST SEASON…




   

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