UNDATED (WHTC) -- It’s all about March Madness with the Michigan State-Connecticut game up first from Madison Square Garden in New York City. The winner will play the Florida Gators in the Final Four. The Midwest Region Final pits Michigan against eighth-seeded Kentucky in Indianapolis. Wisconsin waits for the winner of that matchup.
In the NHL, the Red Wings got a necessary win on Saturday over Toronto, 4-2. Fighting for one of the two wild card spots in the Eastern Conference, the Red Wings face Tampa this afternoon at 4:40 P.M. on 1450 WHTC. The Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks skate in Pittsburgh this evening.
The Tigers Saturday exhibition game with the Nationals was rained out. Opening day is tomorrow with Justin Verlander getting the start for the Tigers home opener against Kansas City getting underway at 12:40 P.M. on 1450 WHTC.
The Cubs season opener starts tomorrow in Pittsburgh against the Pirates. The White Sox open at U.S. Cellular Field against Minnesota.
Story by: Diane E Coston