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A variety of Komets' jerseys and assorted memorabilia collected by Bill Oberg and Sue Hansen of Fort Wayne is displayed. The couple collected the jerseys as a way to donate to charity and have recently decided to contact former players to see if they would be interested in receiving the jerseys they wore in Fort Wayne. The couple have accrued 43 sweaters since moving to the city in 2006.

Couple on a mission to get jerseys back to ex-Komets

Since they moved to Fort Wayne from Chicago in 2006, Bill Oberg and Sue Hansen have become huge Komets fans. Besides buying season...

July 12, 2020 1:00 am

British Olympic gymnasts detail training abuse

LONDON – British Olympians Becky and Ellie Downie say they've suffered from abusive behavior in gymnastics training for many...

July 11, 2020 1:00 am

 David Guralnick/Detroit News | Associated PressThe Palace of Auburn Hills undergoes a controlled demolition in Auburn Hills, Mich., on Saturday. Opened in 1988, the multi-use stadium was the home of the Detroit Pistons as well as numerous concerts and sporting events.

Pistons' onetime home, the Palace of Auburn Hills, torn down

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – One of Michigan's most beloved sports and entertainment venues was turned into rubble on Saturday with a...

July 11, 2020 6:19 pm

 Eric Gay, File | Associated PressFILE - In this Sept. 30, 2019, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich talks with the media during NBA basketball media day in San Antonio. Freshmen at the United States Air Force Academy are called doolies, and the experience for those first-year cadets can be extremely difficult. Popovich, class of 1970, hasn't forgotten those days. And for the San Antonio coach, a couple days of lockdown at Walt Disney World brought back the memories of doolie life.

Popovich had reservations, but Spurs coach ready for restart

Gregg Popovich fondly remembers his freshman year at the United States Air Force Academy, even though as a first-year cadet he was...

July 11, 2020 6:15 pm

 Gene J. Puskar, File | Associated PressFILE - In this Jan. 24, 2015, file photo, NHL Player's Association executive director Donald Fehr, left, and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman attend a news conference at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Given the gravity of the pandemic and the abrupt decision to place the NHL season on pause in March, it did not take Bettman and Fehr long to realize they were going to have to work together if play was to resume any time soon.

NHL, players take collaborative approach in bid to resume

Collaboration or bust.

July 11, 2020 6:12 pm