Matt Dery’s Daily Update 6-8-11

The Tigers look to stay hot in the heat of Arlington Texas. Detroit goes for the 3 game sweep of the Rangers tonight as Phil Coke comes off the DL. He’ll make his first start since May 23rd and his first ever against Texas. Alexi Ogando and his 6-0 record goes for the Rangers who have not been swept at home by the Tigers in 1o years. Tigers come into today 1 ½ game out in the Central.

The New York Post is reporting that two sources say that Joe Dumars will not consider Isiah Thomas for head coach of the Pistons, due to not wanting to jeopardize his long time friendship with Zeke. Pistons working out 4 guards today for the upcoming draft, Kemba Walker, Alec Burks, Jacob Pullen and Talor Battle.

The Lions working out again today at Country Day High School and joining them on the field is Red Wings veteran Kris Draper who is even catching some passed from Matthew Stafford.

Stanley Cup Finals tonight, game 4 from Boston and the Bruins look to even the series at 2 games apiece.


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