Connor McDavid #97 of Team Orr skates during the 2015 BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Cherry at the Meridian Centre on January 22, 2015 in St Catharines, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

McDavid’s NHL Draft Moment – Going No. 1 – Finally Is Here

There’s no mystery, no drama, no guessing about what will happen when the Edmonton Oilers make the first pick in Friday night’s NHL draft.

97.1 The Ticket–06/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 18:  General manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers celebrates on the field after the Tigers won 8-1 against the New York Yankees during game four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Tigers Select Eight Players On Day Two Of 2015 MLB Draft

The Detroit Tigers today selected eight players on the second day of the 2015 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2015

Running back LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against the New York Giants during the first quarter of a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Vick recovered the fumble. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To Draft

Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.


Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints points from under center in the second quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To Draft

It’s a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don’t mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that’s a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.



Sports Verdict: Who Should Be The No. 1 Pick In Fantasy Drafts? Arian Foster Vs. Adrian Peterson

Which player should come off the fantasy boards first overall? Our Sports Verdict team debates!


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The 2013 Stoney And Bill Hottie Draft

By: Bill McAllister So, are you tired of hearing whether Ziggy is “the Ansah” yet? All joking aside, the reactions seems to be mixed so far as the Detroit Lions number 1 pick in the […]

97.1 The Ticket–04/29/2013

Former New England Patriots player Joe Andruzzi (L) and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hold up a New England Patriot jersey with the # 617 on it in honor of the victims and those affected by this years bombing at the Boston Marathon in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City. (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

10 Things To Know About 2013 NFL Draft

Here are 10 things to know about the draft after the first two days. The final four rounds are Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–04/27/2013

Three one-month-old lion cubs make their first public appearance at the Ramat Gan Zoo near Tel Aviv on February 21, 2010. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Which Is Better For The Lions: Win For Morale Or Lose For Draft Picks?

After an embarrassing loss to the Arizona Cardinals Sunday and closing week 15 with a record of 4 wins and 10 losses, which would be better long-term for the Detroit Lions: play to win or lose and improve the draft pick? How important is team morale?


Ryan Suter with the Phoenix Coyotes. (Getty Images/Christian Petersen)

Suter Taking Time Weighing All Options

Reports say that the Wings have offered Suter a 12-year, $90 million contract that will which will put Suter at 39 at the end of the contract.

97.1 The Ticket–07/03/2012

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 30: Brandon Knight of the Detroit Pistons looks on during the 2012 NBA Draft Lottery on May 30, 2012 at ABC News 'Good Morning America' Times Square Studios in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stoney And Bill NBA Mock Draft For Tigers Tickets

Do you think you can guess the top 10 picks of the NBA Draft? If you answered yes, then email us at pistonsdraft@gmail.com to take part in the first annual Stoney & Bill NBA Mock […]

97.1 The Ticket–06/28/2012