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Overview of the teams:  NCAA D-I Men’s Basketball:  Well Kentucky continued to tear out the hearts of mid-western/BIG-10 Sports fans.  So that sucks, but UConn got ‘em at least, if you’re still bitter (Like me).  NHL:  The Wings had a four game winning streak snapped, but still managed to climb into sixth place and are […]

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In our 2014 First Quarter Giveaway, Daniel Beltz came out victorious.  People packed into Red Rock Lanes last night all with the hopes of leaving like Mr. Beltz did:  With a new John Deere Riding Mower.  Actually, to be precise, it was a brand new 2014 John Deere Zero-Turn Mower from Michigan Sales & Equipment […]

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Overview of active “U.P.” teams:  NCAA D-I Men’s Bball:  The state of Michigan went from hoping for a UofM-MSU national championship game, to neither team seeing the Final-4 .  NHL:  The Red Wings are in 7th place but only three points ahead of 9th in the East, while Chicago has clinched a playoff berth in […]

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Congratulations to Tyler Jandron who claimed his second U.P. ABC player of the year this past week!  For four years, Miner fans have had the pleasure of watching a special player come up through the Negaunee Miners basketball program.  A player who has been to (at minimum) the quarterfinals each year of his varsity career.  […]

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The Negaunee Miners Boys Basketball Team is ready to take their talents below the bridge into Troll Country.  With an impressive 70-45 victory last Wednesday over Ironwood, the Miners are once again quarterfinal bound.  With only one day left before the game, I swung by Lakeview Memorial Gymnasium to see how the players were preparing […]

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Well I’ve been off for the past two weeks, and now I’m back just in time for one of the most exciting times of the sports calendar.  NBA & NHL playoff races are just beginning to heat up, March Madness is in full effect, and baseball is almost back.  WHOO-HOO!  Let’s get going though, shall […]

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The Negaunee Miners are once again heading down state to the quarter-finals.  This time, the Miners will have to travel to Petoskey to face off against the East Jordan Red Devils.  The game will take place at 7pm on Tuesday, March 18th.  A fan bus has been set up for Negaunee High School & Negaunee […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – 2/18/2014 — The Negaunee Miners Girls Basketball team had a fitting end to their non-conference schedule this season with a tough 60-22 loss in Marquette against the Redettes.  This most recent loss for the Miners, their third straight overall, dropped Negaunee to a 10-9 record with a 1-7 record against non-conference opponents.  […]

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Well the U.S. Hockey team did alright this weekend, if I do say so myself.  March came early as far as college basketball went last week (Did you see that Syracuse-Pitt game!?!?).  The U.S. caught back up in the medal count, some NBA action is starting to pick up, and spring training is under way! […]

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NEGAUNEE, MI – Well any thought of falling into a trap game against the Gladstone Braves on Tuesday night in Negaunee was quickly washed away as Eric Lori his a buzzer-beater three to end the first quarter to give the Miners a five point lead at the end of one.  They never looked back.  In […]

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