a) Mike Stone

stoney3 a) Mike StoneStoney has been a fixture in Detroit radio for parts of the last four decades. Before joining 97.1 The Ticket as co-host of The Morning Show,he was the co-host of the popular Stoney and Wojo show on WDFN from 1994-2009. He began his radio career producing and co-hosting the Sunday Sports Albom on WLLZ and WJR from 1988-1994. He has been a part of WXYZ TV’s Sunday Sports Update since 1997.

The native of suburban Philadelphia moved to Detroit in 1986 to produce the sports for WDIV the NBC affiliate,where he won a local Emmy Award for producing “The Best of Bernies Bloopers”.

A 1980 graduate of The American University, Stoney remained in the nations capital from 1980-85 to produce the sports for WRC the NBC affiliate and later co-produced the national George Michael Sports Machine before leaving for Michigan.

Stoney and his wife Cyndi have twin 10 year old girls Jessica and Marissa who put up with his obsession for Bruce Springsteen. He has seen over 100 of his concerts and is currently seeking professional help to cure this problem.

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97.1 The Ticket Parking Lot: Who Is This Slob?

I went to get something to eat last night.

97.1 The Ticket–06/28/2013

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Reasons 27,098 and 27,099 Why The Lions Should Have Cheerleaders

By: Mike Stone We know the Detroit Lions will not have cheerleaders. Despite the pleas from fans and some in the media it is a perk that Lions fans will never be able to experience, […]

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2013

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New Zealand Rugby Player Lays Huge Hit

We all think that football and hockey are the sports with the most exciting bone crunching hits, but rugby fans might take exception with that premise.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2013

DUBLIN, OH - JUNE 02: Tiger Woods hits his approach shot on the 13th hole during the final round of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance at Muirfield Village Golf Club on June 2, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Tiger’s New Commercial Does Not Make Cut

I am a big fan of both Tiger Woods and his commercials.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2013

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Harbaugh Would Watch People Direct Traffic

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is a unique individual.

97.1 The Ticket–06/07/2013

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Look What Tim Duncan Discovered

The San Antonio Spurs have once again advanced to the NBA Finals and Tim Duncan is playing like the all-star he is.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2013

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 19: Rapper Pitbull (L) and singer Christina Aguilera perform during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 19, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

It’s Now Cool For Bill To Hate The Heat

I have had disdain for the Miami Heat for almost 20 years.

97.1 The Ticket–05/24/2013


Helio Castroneves Chooses Indy 500 Over Sex

The 97th Indianapolis 500 takes place on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–05/23/2013

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Max Domi Not Like His Father Tie

Tie Domi was certainly known as one of the NHL’s more colorful pugilists in his days with the Rangers, Jets, and Maple Leafs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2013

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Does Your Woman Cook Like This

They say the fastest way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2013

02 Nov 2001: Left wing Sergei Fedorov #91 of the Detroit Red Wings congratulates teammate goaltender Dominik Hasek #39 after the NHL game against the New York Islanders at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings edged the Islanders 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images/NHLI

Leafs Meltdown Too Familiar

Game 7. Boston Garden. The Toronto Maple Leafs, who trailed in the series 3 games to 1, were leading the Bruins 4-1 with just over 9 minutes to play.

97.1 The Ticket–05/14/2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (FBI Photo)

People Are Clueless; Jihottie Can’t Be Real

I spent the past weekend visiting friends in New York City.

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2013

Fart Interrupts Snooker Match

Ronnie O’Sullivan is en route to his fifth snooker world championship title, but his win over Judd Trump in the semifinal was a real stinker.

97.1 The Ticket–05/07/2013

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat speaks during an interview after being named the 2012-2013 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Year on May 5, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Beantown Scribe Thinks LeBron Isn’t MVP

As expected, LeBron James was the runaway winner of the NBA MVP award.

97.1 The Ticket–05/06/2013

Head Coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings. (File Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

An Ornery Mike Babcock Weighs In On Hiller, Lackluster Play

“More fans have told me, or people I’ve talked to since the game, how good Hiller was, I didn’t see that,” Babcock said.

97.1 The Ticket–05/02/2013

HOUSTON, TX - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Glover Quin of the Houston Texans poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Lions’ Quin Talks Reggie Bush, Louis Delmas, Trash Talk

Does he trash talk? “I don’t really talk that much … I pretty much let my play do the talking,” Quin said.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2013

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 08: Nik Stauskas #11 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts in the first half against Tim Henderson #15 of the Louisville Cardinals during the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at the Georgia Dome on April 8, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

The Maize And Blue Canuck Can Shoot

What does a college student do on his first day home from college? Some go party.

97.1 The Ticket–04/26/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions can't come up with a first quarter catch while being hit by Nick Roach #53 of the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Mel Who? Here Is Sara’s Dad

It is time for the NFL draft and if you are like me your eyes are bleeding from reading all the info and the mock drafts.

97.1 The Ticket–04/25/2013

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Video Shows Bombing Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Is Not A Great Wrestler

Where would we be without YouTube?

97.1 The Ticket–04/23/2013

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Different Ways To View One Shining Moment

The One Shining Moment video montage has been played after the NCAA championship game since 1987.

97.1 The Ticket–04/10/2013

AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 23: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts as he coaches against the Memphis Tigers during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 23, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Izzo Rooting For Michigan

While many Michigan State fans would never dream of wanting their rival Wolverines to advance in the NCAA basketball tournament, Spartan head coach Tom Izzo will be doing just that.

97.1 The Ticket–03/27/2013

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FGCU Can Dunk And Rap

The Eagles of Florida Gulf Coast University have been the feel good story of the NCAA tournament thus far.

97.1 The Ticket–03/25/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 10: (L-R) Kalin Lucas #1 , Draymond Green #23 and Delvon Roe #10 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrate a play against the Iowa Hawkeyes during the first round of the 2011 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament at Conseco Fieldhouse on March 10, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Delvon Roe Would Portray A Wolverine

Former Michigan State basketball star is starting to have a nice career since his basketball days ended due to injury.

97.1 The Ticket–03/20/2013

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Hooters Girl Can Catch But Can’t See

The ballgirl has become a staple at many a spring training game and usually a fine staple at that.

97.1 The Ticket–03/12/2013

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These Hot Shots Were Rejected?

This may be hypocritical, but I am glad the Red Wings do not have cheerleaders or hot ice girls at Joe Louis Arena.

97.1 The Ticket–03/12/2013

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Down Goes Dziurzynski

I love me some hockey fights, but I have to say I do find it a bit bizarre when two guys duke it out before the game is even 30 seconds old.

97.1 The Ticket–03/07/2013

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The Golf Boys Are Back And They Can Rap

They are known as the Golf Boys and despite playing a pristine,white dominated sport, PGA golfers Ricky Fowler,Hunter Mahan, Bubba Watson,and Ben Crane are no strangers to rap.

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2013

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Mt.Vernon High School Vs. New Rochelle High School Half Court Shot

Two of my close friends from college grew up less than ten miles away from each other outside New York City.

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2013


Graphic Soccer Injury; Not For The Squeamish

Watching guys get hurt in sporting events is certainly not a favorite past time of most fans.

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2013

Oakland v Kansas

Call It The Golden Grizzly Shake

Yes its almost time to say goodbye to the Harlem Shake.

97.1 The Ticket–02/27/2013



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