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Longest Suspensions In Sports History

With the recent season-long suspension of Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington making news, let’s take a look at other hefty player suspensions throughout the NHL, NFL, NBA and MLB.

05/30/2014

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5 Reasons Why You Should Become A Hockey Fan NOW

Of the four major professional sports leagues in the US, the NHL gets the least amount of coverage in the media, with fans and on television. With the Eastern and Western Conference Finals both going to Game 6, now is a perfect time to start watching hockey and here are 5 reasons why.

05/29/2014

P.K. Subban #76 of the Montreal Canadiens celebrates his game-winning power play goal with his teammates in the second overtime period against the Boston Bruins in Game One of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 1, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bruins Distance Team From Racist Tweets At Subban

Bruins President Cam Neely issued a statement Friday calling the tweets “racist” and “classless.”

97.1 The Ticket–05/02/2014

Caption:DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22: Riley Sheahan #15 of the Detroit Red Wings and Gregory Campbell #11 of the Boston Bruins face off during the third period of Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bruins defeated the Wings 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

NHL Playoff 2nd-Round Preview Capsule

A capsule look at the second round of the NHL playoffs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 23: Detroit Red Wings General Manager Ken Holland (L) and Detroit Red Wings Senior Vice President Jim Devellano speak during day two of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft at Consol Energy Center on June 23, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Holland, Babcock Hint Youth Movement Will Continue For Red Wings

“We’re going to be way younger than you’re used to,” Babcock said. “We’re going to end up with a lot of kids on this team.”

CBS Detroit–04/30/2014

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22: Carl Soderberg #34 of the Boston Bruins shoots the puck during the third period as Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings makes the save during Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bruins defeated the Wings 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jimmy Howard Explains Game 4 Absence: Flu Kept Him In The Bathroom For ’30 Hours’

More worrisome to most than Howard’s absence for Game 4, however, was his overall performance in the 2013-2014 season.

CBS Detroit–04/29/2014

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 18: Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings carries the puck around the net in the second period in front of Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 18, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Report: Red Wings Star Pavel Datsyuk Considering Knee Surgery

“There’s a question if there’s dead tissue in there,” Holland continued.

CBS Detroit–04/28/2014

Sam Fuld #1 of the Minnesota Twins slides safely into home plate as Bryan Holaday #50 of the Detroit Tigers fields the ball during the fifth inning of the game on April 26, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bruins Beat Red Wings 4-2, Advance In NHL Playoffs

Tuukka Rask made 31 saves to help the defending Eastern Conference champion Boston Bruins beat the Red Wings 4-2 in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series on Saturday and eliminate Detroit from the postseason.

97.1 The Ticket–04/26/2014

DETROIT, MI - FEBRUARY 03: Zac Dalpe #21 of the Vancouver Canucks moves the puck as Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings gives chase during the first period of the game at Joe Louis Arena on February 3, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Canucks 2-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Henrik Zetterberg In, Jimmy Howard Out For Red Wings In Game 4

Detroit Red Wings star Henrik Zetterberg made his return from back surgery sooner than expected.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2014

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Babcock Says Game 1 Win Gave Red Wings Confidence: ‘We’re Good Enough’

Had what happened to the Red Wings in Game 2 of their series against Boston happened in Game 1, coach Mike Babcock would be more worried.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2014

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