Category Archives: What's Happening

Lions sign Jalen Reeves-Maybin to a two-year contract extension

The Detroit Lions are bringing back special teams ace and Pro Bowler Jalen Reeves-Maybin on a new two-year deal that goes through the 2025 season. The 29-year-old Reeves-Maybin has spent six of his seven NFL seasons with the Lions after being drafted by Detroit in the fourth-round (124th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft totaling…MORE

GVSU Football hires Ian Shoemaker as new offensive coordinator

The Grand Valley State Football team has a new offensive coordinator in Ian Shoemaker, who joins the Lakers after two years at the University of Hawaii as the co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Shoemaker takes over for Matt Vitzthum, who left to join the University of South Dakota coaching staff. The complete release of the…MORE

GVSU Basketball Weekly Recap – Week #15

The Grand Valley State Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams wrapped up the home portion of their 2023-24 regular season schedule this past weekend hosting the rival Ferris State Bulldogs on Thursday night followed by entertaining the Lake Superior State Lakers on Saturday afternoon. #2 GVSU WOMENThursday, February 22nd vs. Ferris State – Won 63-38 (23-2,…MORE

Lions release veteran Tracy Walker after six seasons

The Detroit Lions have decided to move on from veteran safety Tracy Walker after six seasons in which the former third-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft did not see any playing time during the team’s past postseason run to the NFC Championship Game. The 29-year-old Walker appeared in 79 games (43 starts) with the…MORE

Red Wings sign Michael Rasmussen to a four-year extension

The Detroit Red Wings have inked forward Michael Rasmussen to a four-year contract extension with an average annual value of $3.2 million. The 24-year-old Rasmussen was drafted 9th overall by Detroit in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and has appeared in 293 career games with the Red Wings totaling 47 goals and 62 assists. This…MORE

Red Wings to play outdoors next March at Ohio Stadium against Columbus

For the first time since 2014 at Michigan Stadium, the Detroit Red Wings will partake in an outdoor game next season that happens to take place inside Michigan’s fiercest rival’s building, “The Horseshoe.” The Red Wings have played in four prior outdoor games compiling a 2-0-2 record against the Chicago Blackhawks (Won 6-4 in 2009…MORE

GVSU Basketball Weekly Recap – Week #14

The Grand Valley State Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams concluded their five-game road swing over the first three weekends in February this past weekend in Kenosha, Wisconsin and Hammond, Indiana against the Wisconsin-Parkside Rangers (Thursday) and Purdue Northwest Pride (Saturday), respectively. #2 GVSU WOMENThursday, February 15th at Wisconsin-Parkside – Won 76-63 (21-2, 12-1 GLIAC) RECAPSaturday,…MORE

Lions Frank Ragnow: “I’m not retiring.”

Frank Ragnow has been the ultimate warrior for the Detroit Lions since being drafted 20th overall by the organization during the 2018 NFL Draft. The 27-year-old has battled through an inoperable toe along with sustaining multiple injuries throughout the course of the 2023 season. After the season ended in the NFC Championship Game at San…MORE

GVSU Basketball Weekly Recap – Week #13

The Grand Valley State Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams continued their five-game road swing to begin February this past weekend on the east side of the state in Detroit and Saginaw against the Wayne Warriors (Thursday) and Saginaw Valley State Cardinals (Saturday), respectively. #4 GVSU WOMENThursday, February 8th at Wayne State – Won 63-62 (19-2,…MORE

Michigan hires Don “Wink” Martindale as team’s new defensive coordinator

Sherrone Moore and the Michigan Football program have reportedly found its new defensive coordinator in Don “Wink” Martindale, who takes over for the departing Jesse Minter. The 60-year-old Martindale last coached in the college ranks from 2000-03 as the defensive coordinator/inside linebackers coach for Western Kentucky. From 2004-23, Martindale served as a linebackers coach/defensive coordinator…MORE