Mike Ilitch

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 26:  (from left to right) agent Scott Boras, CEO and general manager Dave Dombrowski, Tigers' first baseman Prince Fielder, Tigers'  owner Mike Ilitch and manager Jim Leyland during a press conference at Comerica Park on January 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jorge Lemus/Getty Images)

As Long As We’re Ripping The Tigers – Let’s Not Forget Dombrowski

Jim Leyland is getting a lot of heat. Most of it is deserved.

97.1 The Ticket–06/05/2012

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 06: Nicklas Lidstrom #5 of the Detroit Red Wings during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on February 6, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 3-1. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Caught On Film At The Nick Lidstrom Retirement Presser

Thursday morning was the announcement that Wings fans everywhere dreaded; the retirement of Nick Lidstrom.

97.1 The Ticket–05/31/2012

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 15:  Nicklas Lidstrom #5 of the Detroit Red Wings skates against the St.Louis Blues during their NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on December 15, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan.(Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

Red Wings Star Nicklas Lidstrom Retires After 20 Seasons

Veteran Detroit Red Wings defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom has retired.

97.1 The Ticket–05/31/2012

Detroit Schools Emergency Manager Roy Roberts visits the "Michigan Matters" set on CBS 62.

President Obama’s $1 Million Parties In Detroit

Michigan Matters Exclusive! President Barack Obama is coming to the Motor City for a $1 million pizza party being thrown for him compliments of Denise Ilitch, daughter of Little Caesars’ founders Mike and Marian Ilitch.

CBS 62–04/09/2012

Mike and Marian Ilitch (credit: Getty Images)

Jeff Riger: What’s the ‘Mr. I’ Philosophy?

Ilitch discussed whether he was willing to fight to have the actual game at Comerica, what he thinks he means to the legacy of Red Wings hockey and the No. 1 thing he has learned about sports throughout his years being an owner.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2012

MILWAUKEE, WI - OCTOBER 10: Prince Fielder #28 of the Milwaukee Brewers looks on after he was forced out on a double play hit by Rickie Weeks #23 in the bottom of the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in during Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Miller Park on October 10, 2011 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jeff Riger: What A Prince Of A Day At The Ball Park

Thursday afternoon was the official welcoming party at Comerica Park for the Tigers newest free agent, Prince Fielder.

97.1 The Ticket–01/27/2012

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Prince Fielder Dons Tigers Jersey In ‘Awesome’ Moment

Calling him, “one of the best hitters in the game of baseball today,” Tigers’ general manager Dave Dombrowski introduced Fielder to a packed house of media at Comerica Park.

CBS Detroit–01/26/2012

Amway CEOs Steve Van Andel and Doug DeVos

Inside Amway: Van Andel And DeVos Family Ties

It’s an American success story thanks to Chinese, Japanese, South Korean and Russian customers. In fact it’s a worldwide love affair with their health and beauty products that put Amway on the map.

CBS 62–10/17/2011

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks at a press conference during the 2011 NHL All-Star Weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center on January 29, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Wings Owner Ilitch: Bettman Promised Move To East

If the Detroit Red Wings aren’t in the Eastern Conference next season, there is going to be one angry owner.

97.1 The Ticket–09/30/2011

Which Michiganders Made Forbes’ Richest List?

-A few Michigan business owners are among the richest people in America.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2011