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The Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act. The 1992 law barred state-authorized sports gambling with some exceptions.

How does the ruling affect Michigan sports betting? WGVU spoke with a local attorney specializing in the field.

“You know this case potentially opens a huge can of worms.”

Michael Huff is an attorney with Grand Rapids-based law firm Mika Meyers. He is currently a member of the Sports Law Association.

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The West Michigan Sports Commission has good news, reporting that 2017 was the strongest year yet in West Michigan for sports tourism, generating $61.1 million in direct visitor spending. We talk about it this morning with WMSC President Mike Guswiler.

Keith Gabel

Dec 15, 2017

Paralympic Snowboarder Keith Gabel joins TMS to discuss his competing in the 2018 Games.

Muskegon senior quarterback La'Darius Jefferson has been named The Associated Press Division 3-4 high school football Player of the Year. Jefferson grew up in Muskegon, but spent his first season of high school football playing in Mississippi. He moved to Muskegon for his junior season and it didn't take long for him to make his mark. He shared quarterbacking duties last fall on a state runner-up team and took over on a full-time basis in 2017. 

Backfield Boys

Oct 19, 2017

Best Selling author John Feinstein joins us to talk about his latest book, ‘Backfield Boys,’ a book inspired by Colin Kaepernick's quest to address issues of race. 

We discuss the American Youth Basketball Tournament at Michigan Sports Academy. Todd Schenk, AD, is here to share the details.

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Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling is expected to serve jail time after pleading guilty to carrying a concealed weapon and resisting police charges.

Appling's plea was accepted Monday in Wayne County Circuit Court.

Prosecutors say it includes a sentence agreement of five years' probation with the first year being served in the Wayne County Jail.

The agreement does not include early release. Sentencing will be held Aug. 3.

The 24-year-old Appling played for Michigan State from 2010-2014 and had two brief contracts with the Orlando Magic.

The Grand Rapids Griffins unveiled a new logo outside of Van Andel arena on Monday celebrating their 2017 Calder Cup Championship. The unveiling came after hundreds packed Rosa Parks Circle Friday afternoon for a championship rally and the chance to cheer on the Griffins one last time this season. As the team took the stage following a parade through the city, Griffins owner Dan DeVos addressed the crowd. 

“First and foremost of course I would like to congratulate the team, on an amazing victory, an amazing year,” Devos said.

Another successful year in Grand Valley State University Athletics has the Lakers poised to win their fourth straight All-Sports Director's Cup. Earlier in the week D.J. Foster interviewed first year Athletic Director Keri Becker on the tremendous 2016-17 campaign.

Anchor Up

May 25, 2017

Former GVSU Athletic Director Tim Selgo joins us to talk about the book, ‘Anchor Up:  Competitive Greatness the Grand Valley Way.’ We talk to Tim.