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Jet Fuel Shortages And High Prices Hurt Airlines Profitability
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Wind Storm Speeds Up Flights in Grand Rapids, Causes Problems in Ann Arbor

Yesterday's wind storm created a dangerous situation for the Michigan basketball team as they attempted to fly to Washington D.C.

At the same time, flights into Grand Rapids were coming in ahead of schedule due to tailwinds.

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Who Will go Further in the NCAA Tournament: Michigan or MSU? [POLL]

First things first, Michigan and Michigan State have not yet qualified for the NCAA basketball tournament, but most "experts" believe they will both make it in.

Who do you think will have a deeper run in the NCAA basketball tournament, Michigan or MSU?

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Michigan Basketball Player Pranked, Surprised with Scholarship [VIDEO]

Andrew Dakich, senior walk-on for the University of Michigan Men's basketball team, got a big surprise in a meeting on Monday. 

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Grand Rapids Drive via Twitter
Grand Rapids Drive via Twitter
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The Grand Rapids Drive 2016-17 Schedule is a Slam Dunk

Basketball fans of Grand Rapids rejoice! The Grand Rapids Drive (NBA Affiliate of the Detroit Pistons) has revealed the schedule for the upcoming season. There are some really cool deals that will make this season extra affordable too.

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GVSU Women’s Basketball in Final Four Tonight, Game on National TV

With their fourth upset win of the tournament, Grand Valley State University Women's Basketball has advanced to the Final Four.

Last night, the Lakers beat 2-seed, #19 Pittsburg State, 59-56.

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Byron Center Special Olympics Athlete Hits Buzzer Beater, Does Flip, Earns Pistons Respect [Video]

Last weekend's most impressive buzzer beater and celebration was in Grand Rapids.

17-year-old Special Olympics athlete Walter Alvesteffer hit a buzzer beater then did a flip to pump up the crowd.

Detroit Piston Andre Drummond and former Piston Rick Mahorn have both tweeted about the play and celebration.

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Which Loss Was More Shocking: MSU/Middle Tennessee or Michigan/Appalachian State? [POLL]

Michigan State suffered a shocking 90-81 loss to Middle Tennessee today.

The second-seed Spartans became only the eighth team in the NCAA men's tournament to lose to a fifteen-seed.

It brings to mind the Michigan Wolverines football team's shocking loss to Appalachian State in 2007.

Which loss was more shocking, the Spartans loss to Middle Tennessee or Michigan's loss to Appalachian State?

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Denzel Valentine
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Michigan State Wins Big Ten Tournament, Gets #2-Seed in NCAA Tournament

For the third time in five years, and the fifth time overall, the Michigan State Spartans won the Big Ten tournament, defeating Purdue 66-62 in Sunday's championship game in Indianapolis.

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Freshman in College Makes Half Court Shot Wins Free Tuition

A Ball State Freshman has the best day of his life ... forever ... all caught on film. The reaction of his classmates are deafening.

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Mateen Cleaves’ $1 Youth Basketball Camp Starts Tuesday at Godwin High School

Beginning Tuesday, July 28, Mateen Cleaves’ 1 Goal 1 Passion summer basketball camp comes to Grand Rapids for the first time.

The three-day camp will be held at Godwin High School.

Cost to attend is $1.

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Austin Gregory/Ionia High School
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Ionia Boys’ Basketball’s Austin Gregory Named High School Athlete of the Week

Austin Gregory, a senior who is the all-time scoring leader for Ionia High School's boys' basketball team, has been named Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week.

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Duke Rallies Past Wisconsin for Fifth NCAA Title

Duke won its fifth NCAA Division I men's basketball title on Monday night, getting 23 points from freshman guard Tyus Jones in a 68-63 win over Wisconsin in Indianapolis.

College basketball's player of the year, Frank Kaminsky, led the Badgers with 21 points and 12 rebounds in the battle of No. 1 seeds at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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