h) Terry Foster

terryfoster h) Terry FosterBorn in Detroit, Foster started his Detroit professional career in 1982 as the high school writer with The Detroit Free Press. From 1988-1994, he was the Pistons beat writer for The Detroit News during the Bad Boys era. He also covered Michigan Football, golf, tennis and auto racing. Foster has covered several Super Bowls, World Series, NBA Finals, Stanley Cup Finals and the Olympics in Atlanta and Italy. Foster has also been an on-air radio contributor in Detroit and worked at The Detroit Free Press and the Grand Rapids Press. Foster is a sports columnist for the Detroit News and writes often on the Detroit Lions and Detroit Pistons. He is in the process of launching a sports television Internet network on foobtoob.com and will host a show with broadcast partner Mike Valenti and Free Press columnist Drew Sharp. Foster is a journalism graduate from Central Michigan University. A little know fact about Terry… he once was a bartender and short order cook at the legendary Lindell A.C. in downtown Detroit. He resides in West Bloomfield with his wife Adrienne, daughter Celine and son Brandon.

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Terry Foster: Wolverines And Spartans Bring Excitement On The Hardwood

Michigan and Michigan State are giving us thrills and it isn’t even football season.

97.1 The Ticket–02/21/2012

Terry Foster: Tigers Great Willie Horton Wants To See Cecil, Prince Fielder Mend Fences

Willie Horton loves former Tigers slugger Cecil Fielder like a brother.

97.1 The Ticket–02/15/2012

Terry Foster: Take That Mr. Bettman: Wings Win Despite Schedule

The NHL and Commissioner Gary Bettman is already crawling back on its hands and knees back to Detroit saying “Hey guys remember us?”

97.1 The Ticket–02/15/2012

Terry Foster: Job Should Keep Steve Yzerman Off The Ice

Steve Yzerman can’t play in the Wings-Maple Leafs alumni game the way he wants.

97.1 The Ticket–02/13/2012

Terry Foster: Ndamukong Suh Never Got This Kind Of Love

So where’s the uproar for Kevin Love’s deliberate stomp of Luis Scola?

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2012

Terry Foster: Eli Manning Winning A Second SB Trophy Is Bad News

There is bad news on the sports front. The New York Giants won Super Bowl XLVI Sunday night 21-17 over the New England Patriots.

97.1 The Ticket–02/07/2012

Terry Foster: Matthew Stafford Has Better Shot At Super Bowl Than Pro Bowl

There is bad news for Detroit Lions fans in the aftermath of the New York Giants’ 21-17 Super Bowl victory over the New England Patriots.

97.1 The Ticket–02/07/2012

Terry Foster: It’s Time For Media To Drop The Fielder Family Issue

Every Saturday afternoon I run errands with my 10-year-old son, Brandon.

97.1 The Ticket–02/06/2012

Terry Foster: The Super Bowl Is The Big Game

I hate calling the Super Bowl the Big Game.

97.1 The Ticket–02/03/2012

Terry Foster: Michigan Will Need Jordan Morgan’s Mettle In Hostile Confines Of Breslin Center

Jordan Morgan screams and makes faces whenever he dunks. It’s all part of looking the part — tough and mean, which is something he still works on.

97.1 The Ticket–02/03/2012

Terry Foster: I Almost Killed Somebody

It was almost five in the morning. It was pitch black as I drove on Michigan avenue for my workout with trainer Melissa.

97.1 The Ticket–02/02/2012

Terry Foster: Prince Fielder Excitement Continues In Detroit

This weekend excited Tiger front office workers were giving a going away party at Bookies. They were excited because business was good.

97.1 The Ticket–01/31/2012

Terry Foster: When It Comes To Horrible All-Star Games, Pro Bowl Can’t Be Beat

Everyone who talks about Sunday’s Pro Bowl used the words “atrocious,” “unwatchable” and a few other words I am not allowed to use.

97.1 The Ticket–01/31/2012

Terry Foster: We Cannot Take Our Eyes Off Brandon Inge

What is it about Brandon Inge?

97.1 The Ticket–01/30/2012

Terry Foster: Denny McLain Threw The High Hard One

Tonight I am giving the keynote speech to the Madonna University baseball team in Livonia and there is a rumor former Tiger Denny McLain is going to show up.

97.1 The Ticket–01/30/2012

Terry Foster: Denny McLain’s Message To Brandon Inge: Get Over It

Denny McLain held up an autographed photo of Brandon Inge and showed it to his audience.

97.1 The Ticket–01/30/2012

Terry Foster: I Root For Cecil And Prince To Mend Relationship

Every Saturday is daddy-son time. That is when me and my son B run errands, enjoy lunch and talk about the week past and the week ahead.

97.1 The Ticket–01/27/2012

Terry Foster: For Michigan State’s Tom Izzo, Getting To 400 Wasn’t A One-Person Job

The players bounced into the postgame news conference, giddy after an historic night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/27/2012

Terry’s Town: Lions’ Matthew Stafford Should Be Headed To Pro Bowl

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford should be making reservations for Hawaii.

97.1 The Ticket–01/26/2012

Terry Foster: This Prince Of A Deal Is Exciting

Late Tuesday night I appeared on a Chicago radio station asking me for the inside scoop on the Tigers signing slugger Prince Fielder. And here was my insight.

97.1 The Ticket–01/25/2012

Terry Foster: Spartys Say I Love Patriots Because I Love Michigan

OK. It is time to make fun of Spartans today.

97.1 The Ticket–01/23/2012

Terry Foster: Don’t Walk Out On Your Tab No Matter How Big You Are

There is a pretty high profile Detroit professional athlete who is enjoying himself at bars and restaurants and often does not play his tab. And one of his bills was as high as $400.

97.1 The Ticket–01/19/2012

Terry Foster: Poking The Flames Of Spartans Wolverines Rivalry

I did it for a reason. I stoked the flames of the Michigan-Michigan State rivalry because I love it when fans back peddle.

97.1 The Ticket–01/18/2012

Terry Foster: It Ain’t UNC-Duke But State Hoops Is Special

A couple years ago a 30 minute interview with Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo turned into a three-hour marathon.

97.1 The Ticket–01/17/2012

Terry Foster: Fan Apathy, Struggling Pistons Take Toll On Palace Attendance

Nate Norman of Ann Arbor walked through The Palace corridors as if he were seeing the building for the first time.

97.1 The Ticket–01/13/2012

Terry Foster: It Is Easy To Engage And Enrage Wolverines And Spartans

Please forgive me. I was bad last night and there was no excuse for my behavior.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2012

Terry Foster: Lions Aaron Berry Makes Another Bad Play

Shame on Aaron Berry.

97.1 The Ticket–01/09/2012

Terry Foster: Former Piston Richard Hamilton Puts Regret Aside

He didn’t want to cry. He didn’t want to show emotion.

97.1 The Ticket–01/05/2012

Terry Foster: Lions Are Not Quite Ready For Prime Time

There is so much digest following the Lions 105-101 loss Sunday to the Green Bay Packers, a game where teams seemed to score on every drive and there was pass interference on every play.

97.1 The Ticket–01/04/2012

Terry Foster: Suh Remains Fan Favorite In Detroit

I never believe fans when they say they’ve had it with an athlete, especially one that remains productive.

97.1 The Ticket–12/29/2011

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