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Caesars Entertainment Becomes First NFL Casino Sponsor « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer The NFL announced a partnership Thursday with Caesars Entertainment, making the gaming company the first “Official Casino Sponsor” of the league in history. According to the release, the partnership begins with this season’s playoffs. Caesars is offering “unique experiences for NFL fans by using its casino properties, celebrity chefs, premier music artists, and a wide range of entertainment ...

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MSU Holds Off OSU In Columbus 86-77 « Detroit News Watch

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — MSU road win at Columbus a character builder in tough Big Ten. COLUMBUS, OH – JANUARY 5: Matt McQuaid #20 of the Michigan State Spartans and Cassius Winston #5 of the Michigan State Spartans meet with Head Coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans during a break in action in the second half against the ...

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Russia Falls To USA In World Junior Semi-Final « Detroit News Watch

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — USA Juniors advance to the finals after downing Russia.     VANCOUVER, BC – JANUARY 4: Oliver Wahlstrom #18 of the United States celebrates with Ryan Poehling #11 after scoring a goal against Russia in Semifinals hockey action of the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship on January, 4, 2019 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British ...

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Red Wings Use OT To Down Predators 4-3 « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — Larkins OT winner ends winless steak at 6. DETROIT, MICHIGAN – JANUARY 04: Dylan Larkin #71 of the Detroit Red Wings reacts to his game winning overtime goal to beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 at Little Caesars Arena on January 04, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)   Larkin scored with 24.9 seconds left ...

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Detroit GM Bob Quinn Feels The Lions Can Win A Super Bowl With Him « Detroit News Watch

Quinn said in no uncertain terms Friday that Stafford is Detroit’s quarterback. The Lions GM spoke for over 40 minutes at a news conference in which he looked back on Detroit’s 6-10 season. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) Stafford’s future with Detroit has been the subject of some speculation after he threw for 3,777 yards this season, his lowest total ...

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Chargers-Ravens Wild Card Matchup « Detroit News Watch

By Norm Elrod (CBSLA/CBS Local) — Had the Los Angeles Chargers beat the Baltimore Ravens in Week 16, they might just have won the AFC West and earned a first-round bye. The Ravens, for their part, would probably be a week into their off-season, after losing the AFC North to the Pittsburgh Steelers. But with just under three minutes left, ...

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